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

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
Year: 1959
Overall rank: 545th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
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83/100 (from 320 votes)
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Award Top 10 albums of the 1950s (9th)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (545th)
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Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 320 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 1% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 83.4/100, a mean average of 83.1/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 83.8/100. The standard deviation for this album is 12.9.

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75/100
From 11/10/2021 19:53
Great Jazz record that anyone can enjoy.
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From 02/03/2021 00:54
Man this album is awesome, one of my top favorites in jazz
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From 11/11/2020 10:39
Great jazz record
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From 07/18/2019 01:36
He really is the driving force of this record. Even when he is just keeping time. He is just great a that!
The rest of the musicians are top players on peak form.
So the album sounds great and makes you move with loads of attack and punch.
Clearly musicians trying the push the boundaries of the standardized jazz from within.
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From 11/28/2016 19:51
Quite possibly the best hard bop album of all time!
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From 09/10/2016 01:57
Effervescent, breezy jazz and a core album for those wanting to get into the genre. A great place to start.
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From 06/04/2010 11:52
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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Best Albums of 1959
1. Kind Of Blue by Miles Davis
2. Mingus Ah Um by Charles Mingus
3. Time Out by The Dave Brubeck Quartet
4. The Shape Of Jazz To Come by Ornette Coleman
5. Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
6. Chuck Berry Is On Top by Chuck Berry
7. Moanin' In The Moonlight by Howlin' Wolf
8. Little Girl Blue by Nina Simone
9. Gunfighter Ballads And Trail Songs by Marty Robbins
10. The Genius Of Ray Charles by Ray Charles
11. Chega De Saudade by João Gilberto
12. Porgy And Bess by Miles Davis
13. What'd I Say by Ray Charles
14. N° 4 by Jacques Brel
15. Chet by Chet Baker
16. Ritchie Valens by Ritchie Valens
17. Jazz In Silhouette by Sun Ra And His Arkestra
18. Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet by Miles Davis Quintet
19. Go Bo Diddley by Bo Diddley
20. Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Songbook by Ella Fitzgerald
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