Best Albums of 1950

Listed below are the best albums of 1950 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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1950 year summaryThe best artists of 1950 were Yma Sumac, Benny Goodman, Woody Guthrie, Charlie Parker, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Les Paul, Édith Piaf, Trio Aguilillas and Dexter Gordon.
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1950
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802
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1950
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596
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1950
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407
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1950
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405
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1950
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240
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1950
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234
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1950
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230
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1950
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131
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1950
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117
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1950
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103
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Total albums: 118. Page 1 of 12

Best Albums of 1950 composition

Country Albums %


United States 81 69%
France 8 7%
Mixed Nationality 5 4%
Canada 4 3%
Cuba 3 3%
Austria 2 2%
United Kingdom 2 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 115 97%
Yes 3 3%
Live? Albums %
No 117 99%
Yes 1 1%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 117 99%
Yes 1 1%
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