Best Albums of 1940

Listed below are the best albums of 1940 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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1940 year summaryThe best artists of 1940 were Woody Guthrie, Bessie Smith, Leigh Harline, Judy Garland & Victor Young And His Orchestra, Woody Herman And His Orchestra, Joshua White And His Carolinians, Wilmoth Houdini & His Royal Calypso Orchestra, Imperial Orchestra Under Richard Rodgers, Paul Whiteman And His Concert Orchestra and Frank Luther, Zora Layman And The Century Quartet.
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1940
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Total albums: 3. Page 1 of 1

Best Albums of 1940 composition

Artist Albums %


Woody Guthrie 2 67%
Bessie Smith 1 33%
Country Albums %


United States 3 100%
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