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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 8,243 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 154.

Dizzy Gillespie is ranked number 2,066 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 559.

Members who like this artist also like: John Coltrane, J.J. Johnson and Charles Mingus.

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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:4 charts
Rank in 1999:151Rank Score:154
Rank in 1990s1,660Overall Rank:8,245
Average Rating:  74/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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2.

Diz And GetzUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1955Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:102
Rank in 1950s234Overall Rank:11,529
Average Rating:  74/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Compact Jazz
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United States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1987Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1987:150Rank Score:97
Rank in 1980s1,820Overall Rank:12,092
Average Rating:  73/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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At NewportUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1957Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1957:64Rank Score:56
Rank in 1950s351Overall Rank:18,443
Average Rating:  74/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

School DaysUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1951Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1951:14Rank Score:41
Rank in 1950s421Overall Rank:21,391
Average Rating:  73/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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An Electrifying Evening With The Dizzy Gillespie QuintetUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1961Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1961:76Rank Score:21
Rank in 1960s1,549Overall Rank:27,266
Average Rating:  74/100 (10 votes)
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Swing Low, Sweet CadillacUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1967Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1967:229Rank Score:19
Rank in 1960s1,608Overall Rank:28,319
Average Rating:  68/100 (5 votes)
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AfroUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1954Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1954:42Rank Score:18
Rank in 1950s652Overall Rank:29,486
Average Rating:  73/100 (6 votes)
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Sittin' InUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1957Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1957:120Rank Score:16
Rank in 1950s676Overall Rank:30,519
Average Rating:  73/100 (2 votes)
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Have Trumpet, Will Excite!United States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1959Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1959:147Rank Score:16
Rank in 1950s689Overall Rank:30,862
Average Rating:  74/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 2,066

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Dizzy Gillespie ratings

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77/100 (from 3 votes)
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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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