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See also: The Dizzy Gillespie 6, Dizzy Gillespie And The Big Band.

The best album by Dizzy Gillespie is A Night In Tunisia which is ranked number 7,459 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 162.

Dizzy Gillespie is ranked number 2,009 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 531.

Members who like this artist also like: Miles Davis, Art Blakey and John Coltrane.

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Dizzy Gillespie best albums

The following albums by Dizzy Gillespie are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

A Night In TunisiaUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1999Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1999:131Rank Score:162
Rank in 1990s1,509Overall Rank:7,459
Average Rating:  76/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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2.

Compact Jazz
Compilation
United States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1987Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1987:148Rank Score:97
Rank in 1980s1,713Overall Rank:11,355
Average Rating:  74/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.

Diz And GetzUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1955Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:88
Rank in 1950s253Overall Rank:12,525
Average Rating:  74/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

School DaysUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1951Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1951:11Rank Score:45
Rank in 1950s374Overall Rank:19,246
Average Rating:  71/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

At NewportUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1957Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1957:67Rank Score:42
Rank in 1950s392Overall Rank:19,744
Average Rating:  74/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

An Electrifying Evening With The Dizzy Gillespie QuintetUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1961Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1961:72Rank Score:21
Rank in 1960s1,462Overall Rank:25,463
Average Rating:  74/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Swing Low, Sweet CadillacUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1967Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1967:228Rank Score:17
Rank in 1960s1,624Overall Rank:27,785
Average Rating:  68/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Sittin' InUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1957Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1957:117Rank Score:15
Rank in 1950s681Overall Rank:29,423
Average Rating:  74/100 (2 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.

Have Trumpet, Will Excite!United States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1959Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1959:140Rank Score:14
Rank in 1950s686Overall Rank:29,576
Average Rating:  75/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.

AfroUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1954Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1954:57Rank Score:9
Rank in 1950s783Overall Rank:34,416
Average Rating:  75/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 2,009

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Dizzy Gillespie ratings

Average Rating: 
75/100 (from 3 votes)
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From menz812 01/18/2015 05:03
I can't believe no one has rated Dizzy yet... As a trumpet player myself, he has been one of my favorites, and his work is extremely underrated on this site. If you are just getting into jazz, listen to Charlie Parker and Dizzy play together
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