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See also: Thelonious Monk Trio.

The best album by Thelonious Monk is Brilliant Corners which is ranked number 865 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,535.

Thelonious Monk is ranked number 350 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 6,442.

Members who like this artist also like: Miles Davis, John Coltrane and Charles Mingus.

Thelonious Monk official website: http://www.monkzone.com

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Thelonious Monk best albums

The following albums by Thelonious Monk are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Brilliant CornersUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1957Appears in:214 charts
Rank in 1957:4Rank Score:2,535
Rank in 1950s13Overall Rank:865
Average Rating:  82/100 (225 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Monk's DreamUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1963Appears in:123 charts
Rank in 1963:7Rank Score:1,279
Rank in 1960s144Overall Rank:1,582
Average Rating:  80/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Monk's MusicUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1957Appears in:63 charts
Rank in 1957:12Rank Score:519
Rank in 1950s62Overall Rank:3,212
Average Rating:  75/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Genius of Modern Music: Volume 1
Compilation
United States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1951Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 1951:2Rank Score:425
Rank in 1950s75Overall Rank:3,771
Average Rating:  75/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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MisteriosoUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1958Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1958:20Rank Score:384
Rank in 1950s87Overall Rank:4,083
Average Rating:  79/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
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United States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1952Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1952:5Rank Score:250
Rank in 1950s120Overall Rank:5,718
Average Rating:  76/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Thelonious Monk With John ColtraneUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1961Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1961:15Rank Score:194
Rank in 1960s466Overall Rank:6,961
Average Rating:  76/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Thelonious Monk TrioUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1954Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1954:14Rank Score:139
Rank in 1950s190Overall Rank:8,932
Average Rating:  73/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Straight, No ChaserUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1967Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1967:94Rank Score:125
Rank in 1960s629Overall Rank:9,700
Average Rating:  77/100 (23 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Genius Of Modern Music
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United States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1982Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1982:162Rank Score:120
Rank in 1980s1,548Overall Rank:10,029
Average Rating:  78/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 350

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Thelonious Monk best tracks

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1.Bemsha Swing
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 84/100 (34 votes)
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2.Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 83/100 (34 votes)
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3.Pannonica
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 83/100 (34 votes)
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4.Brilliant Corners
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 83/100 (35 votes)
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5.I Surrender, Dear
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 82/100 (32 votes)
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6.Bolivar Blues
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 80/100 (6 votes)
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7.Bye-Ya
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 79/100 (8 votes)
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8.Monk's Dream
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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9.Bright Mississippi
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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10.Five Spot Blues
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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11.Sweet And Lovely
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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12.Sweet And Lovely
(from the album Solo Monk)
 77/100 (3 votes)
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13.Monk's Point
(from the album Solo Monk)
 77/100 (3 votes)
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14.These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You)
(from the album Solo Monk)
 77/100 (4 votes)
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15.Abide With Me
(from the album Monk's Music)
 77/100 (4 votes)
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16.Well, You Needn't
(from the album Monk's Music)
 77/100 (4 votes)
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17.Dinah
(from the album Solo Monk)
 77/100 (4 votes)
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18.Just A Gigolo
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 77/100 (6 votes)
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19.Crepuscule With Nellie [Take 6]
(from the album Monk's Music)
 77/100 (3 votes)
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20.Ruby, My Dear
(from the album Monk's Music)
 76/100 (3 votes)
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Thelonious Monk ratings

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82/100 (from 30 votes)
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