Best Albums of 1948

Listed below are the best albums of 1948 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1948 year summaryThe best artists of 1948 were Édith Piaf, Duke Ellington, Duke Ellington And His Orchestra, Igor Stravinsky / The Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra Of New York, Stan Kenton And His Orchestra, Peggy Lee, Charlie Parker, The King Cole Trio, Nat King Cole and Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five.
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1948
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208
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Total albums: 40. Page 1 of 4

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