Best Albums of 1957

Listed below are the best albums of 1957 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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1957 year summaryThe best artists of 1957 were John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Little Richard, Sonny Rollins, Buddy Holly, The Crickets, Johnny Cash, Chuck Berry and Ray Charles.
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1957
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5,422
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3,417
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2,840
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2,387
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2,325
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1,543
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1,518
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1,398
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Total albums: 355. Page 1 of 36

Best Albums of 1957 composition

Country Albums %


United States 235 66%
United Kingdom 33 9%
Mixed Nationality 25 7%
Brazil 21 6%
Cuba 7 2%
France 5 1%
Argentina 5 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 342 96%
Yes 13 4%
Live? Albums %
No 351 99%
Yes 4 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. Arcade Fire
8. The Rolling Stones
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. Pixies
15. The Beach Boys
16. Miles Davis
17. Kanye West
18. Bruce Springsteen
19. The Who
20. R.E.M.
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