Top-rated albums of 1959

Listed below are the top-rated albums of 1959 as rated by BestEverAlbums.com members!
(To qualify for this chart, an album must have had at least 10 member ratings .)

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1959
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30,785
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1959
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7,782
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1959
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6,725
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1959
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3,142
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1959
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4,370
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1959
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148
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1959
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2,305
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1959
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2,791
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1959
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617
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1959
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617
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Total albums: 106. Page 1 of 11

The average rating is a Bayesian average, calculated as follows:
Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV

where:
av = mean average rating an album has currently received.
n = number of ratings an album has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an album to appear in the 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating for an album (currently 73/100).

Best Artists of 1964
1. The Beatles
2. Bob Dylan
3. Stan Getz & João Gilberto
4. Eric Dolphy
5. The Ronettes
6. The Rolling Stones
7. The Kinks
8. The Supremes
9. Sam Cooke
10. Lee Morgan
11. Jerry Lee Lewis
12. The Beach Boys
13. Muddy Waters
14. Herbie Hancock
15. Woody Guthrie
16. Horace Silver
17. Horace Silver Quintet
18. Otis Redding
19. Wayne Shorter
20. The Animals
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