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See also: Sonny Rollins Quartet.

The best album by Sonny Rollins is Saxophone Colossus which is ranked number 798 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,587.

Sonny Rollins is ranked number 513 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 3,507.

Members who like this artist also like: John Coltrane, Dave Brubeck and Miles Davis.

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Sonny Rollins best albums

The following albums by Sonny Rollins are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Saxophone ColossusUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1956Appears in:181 charts
Rank in 1956:3Rank Score:2,587
Rank in 1950s12Overall Rank:798
Average Rating:  80/100 (198 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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2.

Way Out WestUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1957Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1957:26Rank Score:191
Rank in 1950s135Overall Rank:6,578
Average Rating:  75/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz QuartetUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1953Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 1953:4Rank Score:178
Rank in 1950s142Overall Rank:6,927
Average Rating:  72/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

The BridgeUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1962Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1962:15Rank Score:146
Rank in 1960s536Overall Rank:8,104
Average Rating:  77/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

Tenor MadnessUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1956Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1956:38Rank Score:85
Rank in 1950s261Overall Rank:12,986
Average Rating:  75/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

A Night At The Village VanguardUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1957Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1957:59Rank Score:68
Rank in 1950s307Overall Rank:15,375
Average Rating:  71/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Freedom SuiteUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1958Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1958:61Rank Score:64
Rank in 1950s318Overall Rank:15,974
Average Rating:  71/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Newk's TimeUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1958Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1958:76Rank Score:46
Rank in 1950s371Overall Rank:19,006
Average Rating:  76/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.

Sonny Rollins and The Contemporary LeadersUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1958Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1958:106Rank Score:22
Rank in 1950s542Overall Rank:24,835
Average Rating:  72/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

Volume OneUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1957Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1957:97Rank Score:22
Rank in 1950s554Overall Rank:25,066
Average Rating:  78/100 (2 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 513

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76/100 (from 9 votes)
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