Best Albums of 1957

Listed below are the best albums of 1957 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 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, Buddy Holly, The Crickets, Johnny Cash, Chuck Berry and Ray Charles.
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1957
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5,875
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3,938
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2,970
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2,947
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2,464
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2,450
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1,815
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1,613
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1,434
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Total albums: 396. Page 1 of 40

Best Albums of 1957 composition

Country Albums %


United States 259 65%
United Kingdom 38 10%
Mixed Nationality 23 6%
Brazil 20 5%
Cuba 8 2%
France 8 2%
Canada 7 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 381 96%
Yes 15 4%
Live? Albums %
No 390 98%
Yes 6 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 395 100%
Yes 1 0%
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. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. The Beach Boys
15. Pixies
16. Miles Davis
17. Kanye West
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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