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Best Albums of 1953

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1953 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 27,000 greatest album charts.

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1953 year summaryThe best artists of 1953 were Peggy Lee, Duke Ellington, The Quintet, Georges Brassens, Sonny Rollins, Dean Martin, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Dave Brubeck, Tom Lehrer and Doris Day.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Black CoffeeUnited States Peggy Lee
Year of Release:1953Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 1953:1Rank Score:703
Rank in 1950s42Overall Rank:2,402
Average Rating:  74/100 (55 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.

Jazz At Massey HallUnited States The Quintet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:67 charts
Rank in 1953:2Rank Score:460
Rank in 1950s61Overall Rank:3,315
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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3.

Ellington UptownUnited States Duke Ellington
Year of Release:1953Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 1953:3Rank Score:452
Rank in 1950s64Overall Rank:3,365
Average Rating:  75/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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4.

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz QuartetUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1953Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 1953:4Rank Score:178
Rank in 1950s142Overall Rank:6,929
Average Rating:  72/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

Dean Martin SingsUnited States Dean Martin
Year of Release:1953Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1953:5Rank Score:173
Rank in 1950s148Overall Rank:7,087
Average Rating:  73/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

Jazz At OberlinUnited States The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1953:6Rank Score:152
Rank in 1950s168Overall Rank:7,848
Average Rating:  69/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.

Songs By Tom LehrerUnited States Tom Lehrer
Year of Release:1953Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1953:7Rank Score:148
Rank in 1950s173Overall Rank:7,995
Average Rating:  72/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.

Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:136
Rank in 1950s184Overall Rank:8,527
Average Rating:  67/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.

Vol. 2France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1953:9Rank Score:113
Rank in 1950s212Overall Rank:9,887
Average Rating:  72/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

The Astaire StoryUnited States Fred Astaire
Year of Release:1953Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1953:10Rank Score:104
Rank in 1950s222Overall Rank:10,631
Average Rating:  69/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Best Albums of 1953 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 8%
Moondog 3 5%
Doris Day 2 3%
Wilhelm Furtwangler / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra 2 3%
Duke Ellington 2 3%
Miles Davis 2 3%
Georges Brassens 2 3%
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Country Albums %


United States 46 73%
Mixed Nationality 6 10%
Canada 3 5%
France 3 5%
Germany 2 3%
Argentina 1 2%
Haiti 1 2%
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