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The best album by Lester Young is The President Plays With The Oscar Peterson Trio which is ranked number 6,919 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 184.

Lester Young is ranked number 3,371 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 249.

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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:19 charts
Rank in 1952:7Rank Score:184
Rank in 1950s142Overall Rank:6,919
Average Rating:  70/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.

Lester Young With The Oscar Peterson TrioUnited States Lester Young
Year of Release:1952Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1952:18Rank Score:54
Rank in 1950s346Overall Rank:18,013
Average Rating:  73/100 (12 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 1959:181Rank Score:6
Rank in 1950s890Overall Rank:40,088
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

Lester Young In ParisUnited States Lester Young
Year of Release:1980Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1980:636Rank Score:3
Rank in 1980s6,846Overall Rank:50,866
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 1995:1,056Rank Score:3
Rank in 1990s10,248Overall Rank:54,890
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

Lester Swings
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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7.

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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Overall band rank: 3,371

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