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Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers (album) by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

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Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers
Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers (1959)
Overall rank: 848th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
82/100 (from 234 votes)
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Accolades: Award Top 5 albums of 1959 (5th)
Award Top 20 albums of the 1950s (14th)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (848th)

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Ugetsu Art Blakey Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers JAPAN LTD MINI LP CD SEALED
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ART BLAKEY AND THE JAZZ MESSENGERS THE BEST OF CD CONCORD USA 1992
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Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Drum Suite IMPEX 180G Vinyl LP REISSUE NEW
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Overall chart historyOverall chart history The tracks on this album have an average rating of 83 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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1.Track pickMoanin'
 89/100 (51 votes)
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2.Are You Real
 84/100 (37 votes)
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3.Along Came Betty
 83/100 (37 votes)
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4.The Drum Thunder (Miniature) Suite
 83/100 (38 votes)
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5.Blues March
 80/100 (37 votes)
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6.Come Rain Or Come Shine
 82/100 (35 votes)
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82/100 (from 234 votes)
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95/100
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Quite possibly the best hard bop album of all time!
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Effervescent, breezy jazz and a core album for those wanting to get into the genre. A great place to start.
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This album was such a great addition to add to my jazz collection, but I don't understand some of the low ratings it's gotten.
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