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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 29,000 greatest album charts.

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1953 year summaryThe best artists of 1953 were Peggy Lee, Duke Ellington, The Quintet, Georges Brassens, Dean Martin, Sonny Rollins, 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:62 charts
Rank in 1953:1Rank Score:729
Rank in 1950s43Overall Rank:2,450
Average Rating:  74/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.

Jazz At Massey HallUnited States The Quintet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:72 charts
Rank in 1953:2Rank Score:513
Rank in 1950s58Overall Rank:3,167
Average Rating:  75/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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3.

Ellington UptownUnited States Duke Ellington
Year of Release:1953Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 1953:3Rank Score:459
Rank in 1950s67Overall Rank:3,438
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:28 charts
Rank in 1953:4Rank Score:186
Rank in 1950s144Overall Rank:6,968
Average Rating:  76/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

Dean Martin SingsUnited States Dean Martin
Year of Release:1953Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1953:5Rank Score:186
Rank in 1950s145Overall Rank:6,971
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:19 charts
Rank in 1953:6Rank Score:164
Rank in 1950s161Overall Rank:7,672
Average Rating:  69/100 (34 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 1950s175Overall Rank:8,293
Average Rating:  71/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.

Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:137
Rank in 1950s188Overall Rank:8,774
Average Rating:  71/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.

Vol. 2France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1953:9Rank Score:126
Rank in 1950s201Overall Rank:9,350
Average Rating:  71/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

Wagner: Tristan Und IsoldeMixed Nationality Wilhelm Furtwängler / Philharmonia Orchestra
Year of Release:1953Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1953:10Rank Score:109
Rank in 1950s218Overall Rank:10,596
Average Rating:  71/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1953 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 7%
Shorty Rogers 3 4%
Moondog 3 4%
Duke Ellington 2 3%
Miles Davis 2 3%
Georges Brassens 2 3%
Stan Kenton 2 3%
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Country Albums %


United States 49 73%
Mixed Nationality 7 10%
Canada 3 4%
France 3 4%
Germany 2 3%
Haiti 1 1%
Peru 1 1%
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