Best Albums of 1951

Listed below are the best albums of 1951 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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1951 year summaryThe best artists of 1951 were Thelonious Monk, Hank Williams With His Drifting Cowboys, Hank Williams, Duke Ellington, Doris Day, Les Baxter, Machito, Billie Holiday, Les Paul & Mary Ford and Maro Ajemian.
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461
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Total albums: 107. Page 1 of 11

Best Albums of 1951 composition

Country Albums %


United States 75 70%
Mixed Nationality 16 15%
France 4 4%
Belgium 1 1%
Bahamas 1 1%
Canada 1 1%
Hungary 1 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 94 88%
Yes 13 12%
Best Artists of the 1970s
1. Pink Floyd
2. David Bowie
3. Led Zeppelin
4. Neil Young
5. The Rolling Stones
6. The Clash
7. The Who
8. Fleetwood Mac
9. Black Sabbath
10. Bruce Springsteen
11. Genesis
12. Bob Dylan
13. Joy Division
14. Stevie Wonder
15. Yes
16. Nick Drake
17. Paul McCartney
18. Queen
19. Joni Mitchell
20. Bob Marley
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