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See also: Thelonious Monk Trio.

The best album by Thelonious Monk is Brilliant Corners which is ranked number 919 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,249.

Thelonious Monk is ranked number 354 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 6,030.

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:197 charts
Rank in 1957:4Rank Score:2,249
Rank in 1950s13Overall Rank:919
Average Rating:  82/100 (210 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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2.

Monk's DreamUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1963Appears in:112 charts
Rank in 1963:6Rank Score:1,165
Rank in 1960s149Overall Rank:1,614
Average Rating:  80/100 (101 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

Monk's MusicUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1957Appears in:59 charts
Rank in 1957:10Rank Score:538
Rank in 1950s54Overall Rank:3,014
Average Rating:  75/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

Genius of Modern Music: Volume 1
Compilation
United States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1951Appears in:53 charts
Rank in 1951:2Rank Score:415
Rank in 1950s73Overall Rank:3,665
Average Rating:  74/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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5.

MisteriosoUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1958Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1958:21Rank Score:380
Rank in 1950s84Overall Rank:3,938
Average Rating:  79/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
Compilation
United States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1952Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 1952:5Rank Score:248
Rank in 1950s113Overall Rank:5,502
Average Rating:  76/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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7.

Thelonious Monk With John ColtraneUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1961Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1961:16Rank Score:192
Rank in 1960s451Overall Rank:6,701
Average Rating:  75/100 (42 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Thelonious Monk TrioUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1954Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1954:11Rank Score:140
Rank in 1950s183Overall Rank:8,524
Average Rating:  73/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Straight, No ChaserUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1967Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1967:91Rank Score:124
Rank in 1960s612Overall Rank:9,316
Average Rating:  77/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

Genius Of Modern Music
Compilation
United States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1982Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1982:161Rank Score:112
Rank in 1980s1,556Overall Rank:10,133
Average Rating:  78/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 354

This may not be a complete discography for Thelonious Monk. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Thelonious Monk best tracks

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1.Bemsha Swing
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 83/100 (31 votes)
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2.Pannonica
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 83/100 (31 votes)
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3.Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 83/100 (31 votes)
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4.Brilliant Corners
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 83/100 (33 votes)
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5.I Surrender, Dear
(from the album Brilliant Corners)
 82/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.Bye-Ya
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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7.Bolivar Blues
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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8.Monk's Dream
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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9.Bright Mississippi
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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10.Five Spot Blues
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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11.Sweet And Lovely
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 77/100 (4 votes)
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12.Abide With Me
(from the album Monk's Music)
 77/100 (3 votes)
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13.Just A Gigolo
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 76/100 (4 votes)
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14.Well, You Needn't
(from the album Monk's Music)
 76/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Body And Soul
(from the album Monk's Dream)
 76/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Thelonious Monk ratings

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82/100 (from 28 votes)
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