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Best Albums of 1960

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1960 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 14,000 greatest album charts.

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1960 year summaryThe best artists of 1960 were Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Joan Baez, Charles Mingus, Ella Fitzgerald, Wes Montgomery, Elvis Presley, Django Reinhardt, The Everly Brothers and Max Roach.
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11.

At Newport 1960United States Muddy Waters
Year of Release:1960Appears in:33 charts
Rank in 1960:11Rank Score:162
Rank in 1960s359Overall Rank:5,494
Average Rating: 76/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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12.

Lambert, Hendricks & Ross!Mixed Nationality Lambert, Hendricks & Ross
Year of Release:1960Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1960:12Rank Score:147
Rank in 1960s385Overall Rank:5,896
Average Rating: 71/100 (16 votes)
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13.

Walk Don't RunUnited States The Ventures
Year of Release:1960Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1960:13Rank Score:146
Rank in 1960s386Overall Rank:5,935
Average Rating: 74/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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14.

The Fabulous Style of the Everly BrothersUnited States The Everly Brothers
Year of Release:1960Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1960:14Rank Score:144
Rank in 1960s390Overall Rank:6,001
Average Rating: 73/100 (26 votes)
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15.

KontakteGermany Karlheinz Stockhausen
Year of Release:1960Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1960:15Rank Score:136
Rank in 1960s404Overall Rank:6,244
Average Rating: 69/100 (15 votes)
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16.

Country Songs, Old And NewUnited States The Country Gentlemen
Year of Release:1960Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1960:16Rank Score:124
Rank in 1960s425Overall Rank:6,713
Average Rating: 71/100 (11 votes)
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17.

Complete Nine SymphoniesUnited Kingdom London Symphony Orchestra & Josef Krips
Year of Release:1960Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1960:17Rank Score:110
Rank in 1960s451Overall Rank:7,294
Average Rating: 72/100 (6 votes)
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18.

Chet Baker with Fifty Italian StringsUnited States Chet Baker
Year of Release:1960Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1960:18Rank Score:100
Rank in 1960s482Overall Rank:7,918
Average Rating: 70/100 (9 votes)
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19.

Rockin' At The HopsUnited States Chuck Berry
Year of Release:1960Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1960:19Rank Score:93
Rank in 1960s507Overall Rank:8,467
Average Rating: 69/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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20.

Soul StationUnited States Hank Mobley
Year of Release:1960Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1960:20Rank Score:91
Rank in 1960s524Overall Rank:8,749
Average Rating: 74/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Best Albums of 1960 composition

Artist Albums %


Johnny Cash 3 3%
Elvis Presley 3 3%
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 3 3%
The Everly Brothers 2 2%
Chet Baker 2 2%
Charles Mingus 2 2%
Nat King Cole 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 70 79%
United Kingdom 6 7%
Canada 2 2%
Italy 2 2%
Romania 1 1%
Mixed Nationality 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
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