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The best album by Lester Young is The President Plays With The Oscar Peterson Trio which is ranked number 7,364 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 180.

Lester Young is ranked number 3,330 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 272.

Members who like this artist also like: Elvis Presley, Billie Holiday and .

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Lester Young best albums

The following albums by Lester Young are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

The President Plays With The Oscar Peterson TrioUnited States Lester Young
Year of Release:1952Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1952:7Rank Score:180
Rank in 1950s156Overall Rank:7,364
Average Rating:  69/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Lester Young With The Oscar Peterson TrioUnited States Lester Young
Year of Release:1952Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1952:16Rank Score:80
Rank in 1950s283Overall Rank:14,550
Average Rating:  74/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.

Memorial Lester Young
Compilation
United States Lester Young
Year of Release:1959Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1959:187Rank Score:6
Rank in 1950s926Overall Rank:42,673
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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Lester Young In ParisUnited States Lester Young
Year of Release:1980Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1980:678Rank Score:3
Rank in 1980s7,236Overall Rank:54,550
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

The Complete Aladdin Recordings
Compilation
United States Lester Young
Year of Release:1995Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1995:1,128Rank Score:3
Rank in 1990s10,884Overall Rank:59,003
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

Lester Swings
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United States Lester Young
Year of Release:1999Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1999:None
Rank in 1990sNone
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Complete Lester Young Studio Sessions On Verve
Compilation
United States Lester Young
Year of Release:1999
Rank in 1999:None
Rank in 1990sNone
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Jazz Giants '56United States Lester Young
Year of Release:1956
Rank in 1956:None
Rank in 1950sNone
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 3,330

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