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Chet Baker Sings (album) by Chet Baker 

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Chet Baker Sings
Chet Baker Sings by Chet Baker (1954)
Overall rank: 1,246th   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 151 votes)
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Accolades: Best album of 1954 (1st)
Top 50 albums of the 1950s (21st)
Best albums of all time (1,246th)

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CHET BAKER * IT COULD HAPPEN TO YOU CD * SINGS * RIVERSIDE *1987
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CHET BAKER THE BEST OF CHET BAKER SINGS LETS GET LOST CD *PACIFIC JAZZ*1989*
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CHET BAKER SINGS AND PLAYS JAZZ STANDARDS CD * IMPORT * DISKY LABEL * 2006
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Chet Baker Sings is ranked as the best album by Chet Baker.

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Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 151 votes)
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60/100
02/06/2019 22:55
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From VictorVale 01/04/2019 19:18
Jazz super influente no Brasil e no mundo.
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From Pretender 09/08/2017 16:54
By Good. Chet is the predecessor of any sad man, with any kind of instrument. This is 1954!

He don't wail, he don't try, he just does. Please try him out. Preferable with inears on a sad cafe/bar in a strange country, or just your local inn.
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From sethmadsen 01/29/2016 00:22
Very smooth voice. The music is not my cup of tea. I feel the focus is on voice and lyrics and musically is boring.
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From ticharu 01/13/2015 18:18
Stunningly creepy wonderful record. Chet had one of the smoothest voices I've ever heard. Very boyish. My Funny Valentine made my skin crawl. I doubt Chet intended for this record to be so melancholy and disturbing but he succeeded elegantly. An instant hit with me.
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65/100
From LaPrattSpot 07/05/2012 21:58
It's a talentet voice, but I don't like the tone in his voice...just not for me.
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