Top 100 Music Albums of the 1950s by Madrocker (2019)

I admit to not being terribly knowledgeable about 50's music. However, this list does represent a conglomeration of charts and personal input, from which I have learned a great deal. Please enjoy, and comment.
  • Chart updated: 02/28/2019 17:15
  • (Created: 02/28/2019 16:51).
  • Chart size: 100 albums.

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2,123
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1,457
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716
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505
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743
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397
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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1950s composition

Year Albums %


1950 0 0%
1951 1 1%
1952 4 4%
1953 1 1%
1954 6 6%
1955 3 3%
1956 16 16%
1957 23 23%
1958 25 25%
1959 21 21%
Country Albums %


United States 97 97%
France 2 2%
Brazil 1 1%

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newentries Johnny Burnette And The Rock N' Roll Trio
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newentries Go Bo Diddley
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newentries Kind Of Blue
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newentries Time Out
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newentries In The Wee Small Hours
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newentries Mingus Ah Um
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newentries After School Session
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newentries Blue Train
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newentries Lady In Satin
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newentries Brilliant Corners
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newentries Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Song Book
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newentries Saxophone Colossus
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newentries Bo Diddley
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newentries Little Richard
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newentries Johnny Cash With His Hot And Blue Guitar
by Johnny Cash
newentries Moanin' In The Moonlight
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newentries Chuck Berry Is On Top
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newentries The Shape Of Jazz To Come
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newentries The Everly Brothers
by The Everly Brothers
newentries King Creole
by Elvis Presley
newentries Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely
by Frank Sinatra
newentries Pithecanthropus Erectus
by Charles Mingus
newentries Ella & Louis
by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong
newentries 'Round About Midnight
by Miles Davis
newentries Milestones
by Miles Davis
newentries Dance Album
by Carl Perkins
newentries Gunfighter Ballads And Trail Songs
by Marty Robbins
newentries Bird & Diz
by Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie
newentries Monk's Music
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newentries Songs For Young Lovers
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newentries Bluejean Bop
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newentries This Is Fats Domino!
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newentries Rock And Rollin' With Fats Domino
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newentries Ritchie Valens
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newentries Please Please Please
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newentries A Swingin' Affair!
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newentries Sam Cooke
by Sam Cooke
newentries Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet
by Miles Davis Quintet
newentries I'm John Lee Hooker
by John Lee Hooker
newentries A Night At Birdland Vol. 1
by Art Blakey
newentries Louis Armstrong Plays W.C. Handy
by Louis Armstrong
newentries Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
by Gene Vincent
newentries Loving You
by Elvis Presley
newentries Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Duke Ellington Songbook
by Ella Fitzgerald
newentries The Boss Of The Blues
by Big Joe Turner
newentries Lightnin' Hopkins
by Lightnin' Hopkins
newentries The Blues
by B.B. King
newentries Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Rodgers And Hart Songbook
by Ella Fitzgerald
newentries Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section
by Art Pepper
newentries The Music From Peter Gunn
by Henry Mancini
newentries April In Paris
by Count Basie
newentries This Is Fats
by Fats Domino
newentries I'm Jimmy Reed
by Jimmy Reed
newentries Whole Lotta Shakin'
by Carl Perkins
newentries Birth Of The Cool
by Miles Davis
newentries Ellington At Newport
by Duke Ellington
newentries Somethin' Else
by Cannonball Adderley
newentries Lady Sings The Blues
by Billie Holiday
newentries Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers
by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
newentries Little Girl Blue
by Nina Simone
newentries Porgy And Bess
by Miles Davis
newentries Jazz At Massey Hall
by The Quintet
newentries Chet Baker Sings
by Chet Baker
newentries The Atomic Mr. Basie
by Count Basie And His Orchestra & Neal Hefti
newentries Sarah Vaughan
by Sarah Vaughan
newentries Chega De Saudade
by João Gilberto
newentries Come Fly With Me
by Frank Sinatra
newentries Genius Of Modern Music: Volume 1
by Thelonious Monk
newentries Miles Ahead
by Miles Davis
newentries Ascenseur Pour L'Échafaud
by Miles Davis
newentries Cookin' With The Miles Davis Quintet
by Miles Davis Quintet
newentries Ellington Uptown
by Duke Ellington & His Orchestra
newentries Ray Charles
by Ray Charles
newentries Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Songbook
by Ella Fitzgerald
newentries Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1
by Georges Brassens
newentries Clifford Brown And Max Roach
by Clifford Brown & Max Roach
newentries Vertigo
by Bernard Herrmann
newentries Julie Is Her Name
by Julie London
newentries Chet
by Chet Baker
newentries Jazz In Silhouette
by Sun Ra And His Arkestra
newentries The Amazing Bud Powell
by Bud Powell
newentries Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet
by Miles Davis Quintet
newentries Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2
by Thelonious Monk
newentries Come Dance With Me!
by Frank Sinatra
newentries Dance Mania
by Tito Puente
newentries Calypso
by Harry Belafonte
newentries At Newport
by Ray Charles
newentries Concert By The Sea
by Erroll Garner
newentries The Fabulous Little Richard
by Little Richard
newentries Du chant à la une!...
by Serge Gainsbourg
newentries Singin' The Blues
by B.B. King

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