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The best album credited to Nina Simone is Pastel Blues which is ranked number 714 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,660.

Nina Simone is ranked number 222 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 9,928.

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Nina Simone best albums

The following albums by Nina Simone are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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Total albums: 45. Page 1 of 5

This may not be a complete discography for Nina Simone.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!

Nina Simone bestography composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 0 0%
1950s 4 0%
1960s 20 0%
1970s 6 0%
1980s 4 0%
1990s 4 0%
2000s 5 0%
2010s 2 0%
2020s 0 0%
Compilation? Albums %
No 31 69%
Yes 14 31%
Live? Albums %
No 37 82%
Yes 8 18%

Nina Simone best tracks

Include tracks from compilations & live albums | Exclude tracks from compilations & live albums The same track can appear on multiple albums, so excluding tracks from compilations and live albums helps to remove duplicates from this list.

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Rating: 92 (137 votes)Comments: 4
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(from the album Pastel Blues)
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Rating: 91 (71 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album I Put A Spell On You)
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Rating: 89 (63 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album I Put A Spell On You)
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Rating: 88 (93 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Pastel Blues)
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Rating: 87 (49 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Wild Is The Wind)
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Rating: 87 (51 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Wild Is The Wind)
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Rating: 86 (63 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Little Girl Blue)
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Rating: 85 (42 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Wild Is The Wind)
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Rating: 85 (48 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Little Girl Blue)
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Rating: 84 (29 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Wild Is The Wind)
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Rating: 84 (45 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Little Girl Blue)
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Rating: 84 (48 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Little Girl Blue)
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Rating: 83 (18 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album 'Nuff Said !)
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Rating: 83 (46 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Little Girl Blue)
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Rating: 83 (24 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album I Put A Spell On You)
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Rating: 82 (42 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Little Girl Blue)
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Rating: 82 (28 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Wild Is The Wind)
N.B. Tracks must have received at least 3 ratings to appear in the above list.

Nina Simone ratings

Average Rating: 
82/100 (from 58 votes)
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05/03/2021 17:13 djrodo  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 12482/100

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This artist is rated in the top 2% of all artists on BestEverAlbums.com. This artist has a Bayesian average rating of 82.1/100, a mean average of 83.4/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 83.4/100. The standard deviation for this artist is 15.1.

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From 01/08/2021 22:58
I'm not sure how much I would have appreciated her when I was younger, as I've only started getting into Nina last year. Now have Wild is the Wind, I Put a Spell on You and Little Girl Blue on vinyl. They are my most played records of the last 12 months and I'm looking forward to enjoying more of her records over the coming months and years.
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From 02/15/2020 22:27
A great pianist with a quite unique voice. She deserves a higher rating; I see only few members rated her (seems like not many ppl here know her).
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From 10/09/2017 22:35
Powerful, Emotive, Spellbinding.
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From 10/11/2016 11:52
The best female voice. Ever.
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From 05/16/2014 13:22
Such an awesome talent. She had a very distinct voice and was a great pianist. Everything she did was soulful.
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From 07/24/2013 15:33
The High Priestess Of Soul had some very strong views and she didn't care if she offended. A woman who knew her own mind everyone should try and find and listen to "The Martin Luther King Suite" recorded live the day after he was killed - it is so moving and yet angry.An Amazing Woman.
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From 01/05/2011 17:42
Hang on a second, I had always thought Nina Simone was a jazz instrumentalist.
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From 01/05/2011 13:54
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From 01/05/2011 04:12
A mesmerizing, haunting, voice. More people should know her music.
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