Best Albums of 1957

Listed below are the best albums of 1957 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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1957 year summaryThe best artists of 1957 were John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Little Richard, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins, The Crickets, Johnny Cash, Chuck Berry, Ray Charles and Charles Mingus.
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1957
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732
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1957
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700
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1957
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664
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1957
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614
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1957
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601
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1957
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564
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1957
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551
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18.
Singin' The Blues 
Compilation
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Year of Release:
1957
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Rank Score:
443
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1957
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411
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1957
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384
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Total albums: 448. Page 2 of 45

Best Albums of 1957 composition

Country Albums %


United States 291 65%
United Kingdom 45 10%
Mixed Nationality 24 5%
Brazil 23 5%
Canada 9 2%
Cuba 8 2%
France 8 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 430 96%
Yes 18 4%
Live? Albums %
No 440 98%
Yes 8 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 445 99%
Yes 3 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. Kendrick Lamar
12. Neil Young
13. The Smiths
14. Miles Davis
15. The Beach Boys
16. Kanye West
17. Pixies
18. R.E.M.
19. Jimi Hendrix
20. Bruce Springsteen
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