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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5,861
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1957
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4,044
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1957
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2,893
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1957
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2,710
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1957
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2,611
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1957
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2,438
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1957
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1,711
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1957
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1,591
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1957
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1,404
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1957
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1,076
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Total albums: 450. Page 1 of 45

Best Albums of 1957 composition

Country Albums %


United States 292 65%
United Kingdom 45 10%
Mixed Nationality 24 5%
Brazil 23 5%
Canada 9 2%
France 8 2%
Cuba 8 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 432 96%
Yes 18 4%
Live? Albums %
No 442 98%
Yes 8 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 447 99%
Yes 3 1%
Best Artists of 1977
1. Fleetwood Mac
2. David Bowie
3. Pink Floyd
4. Television
5. Sex Pistols
6. Steely Dan
7. Billy Joel
8. Bob Marley & The Wailers
9. Bob Marley
10. The Clash
11. Iggy Pop
12. Kraftwerk
13. Wire
14. Ramones
15. Elvis Costello
16. Electric Light Orchestra
17. Talking Heads
18. Meat Loaf
19. Suicide
20. Fela Kuti
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