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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 35,000 greatest album charts.

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1953 year summaryThe best artists of 1953 were Peggy Lee, Georges Brassens, Sonny Rollins, Tom Lehrer, Wilhelm Furtwängler / Philharmonia Orchestra, Dean Martin, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Dave Brubeck, Moondog and Wilhelm Furtwängler / Orchestra Sinfonica E Coro Della Radio Italiana.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Black CoffeeUnited States Peggy Lee
Year of Release:1953Appears in:81 charts
Rank in 1953:1Rank Score:844
Rank in 1950s40Overall Rank:2,387
Average Rating:  73/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.

Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1953:2Rank Score:335
Rank in 1950s103Overall Rank:4,928
Average Rating:  72/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz QuartetUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1953Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1953:3Rank Score:249
Rank in 1950s133Overall Rank:6,236
Average Rating:  76/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

Songs By Tom LehrerUnited States Tom Lehrer
Year of Release:1953Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1953:4Rank Score:225
Rank in 1950s142Overall Rank:6,758
Average Rating:  69/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

Wagner: Tristan Und IsoldeMixed Nationality Wilhelm Furtwängler / Philharmonia Orchestra
Year of Release:1953Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1953:5Rank Score:220
Rank in 1950s145Overall Rank:6,850
Average Rating:  71/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

Dean Martin SingsUnited States Dean Martin
Year of Release:1953Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1953:6Rank Score:209
Rank in 1950s153Overall Rank:7,126
Average Rating:  72/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Jazz At OberlinUnited States The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 1953:7Rank Score:181
Rank in 1950s168Overall Rank:7,953
Average Rating:  70/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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8.

Vol. 2France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:146
Rank in 1950s197Overall Rank:9,277
Average Rating:  73/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.

The Astaire StoryUnited States Fred Astaire
Year of Release:1953Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1953:9Rank Score:116
Rank in 1950s228Overall Rank:11,087
Average Rating:  68/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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10.

Wagner: Der Ring Des NibelungenMixed Nationality Wilhelm Furtwängler / Orchestra Sinfonica E Coro Della Radio Italiana
Year of Release:1953Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1953:10Rank Score:110
Rank in 1950s243Overall Rank:11,627
Average Rating:  77/100 (2 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1953 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 6%
Wilhelm Furtwängler / Orchestra Sinfonica E Coro Della Radio Italiana 5 6%
Shorty Rogers 3 4%
Moondog 3 4%
Wilhelm Furtwangler / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra 3 4%
Otto Ackermann / Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus 2 2%
Miles Davis 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 53 62%
Mixed Nationality 15 18%
France 4 5%
Canada 3 4%
Germany 3 4%
Haiti 2 2%
United Kingdom 1 1%
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