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Best Albums of 1958

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1958 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 35,000 greatest album charts.

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1958 year summaryThe best artists of 1958 were Billie Holiday, Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, Frank Sinatra, Buddy Holly, Nina Simone, Elvis Presley, Bo Diddley, Count Basie and The Everly Brothers.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Lady In SatinUnited States Billie Holiday
Year of Release:1958Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 1958:1Rank Score:3,523
Rank in 1950s9Overall Rank:702
Average Rating:  80/100 (261 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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2.

Somethin' ElseUnited States Cannonball Adderley
Year of Release:1958Appears in:230 charts
Rank in 1958:2Rank Score:2,511
Rank in 1950s17Overall Rank:961
Average Rating:  81/100 (196 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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3.

Buddy HollyUnited States Buddy Holly
Year of Release:1958Appears in:178 charts
Rank in 1958:3Rank Score:1,868
Rank in 1950s21Overall Rank:1,241
Average Rating:  79/100 (159 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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4.

Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The LonelyUnited States Frank Sinatra
Year of Release:1958Appears in:118 charts
Rank in 1958:4Rank Score:1,623
Rank in 1950s23Overall Rank:1,405
Average Rating:  78/100 (140 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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5.

Little Girl BlueUnited States Nina Simone
Year of Release:1958Appears in:118 charts
Rank in 1958:5Rank Score:1,459
Rank in 1950s25Overall Rank:1,535
Average Rating:  81/100 (104 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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6.

MilestonesUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1958Appears in:122 charts
Rank in 1958:6Rank Score:1,094
Rank in 1950s35Overall Rank:1,967
Average Rating:  79/100 (138 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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7.

Ascenseur Pour L'ÉchafaudUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1958Appears in:104 charts
Rank in 1958:7Rank Score:1,087
Rank in 1950s36Overall Rank:1,971
Average Rating:  79/100 (128 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.

Bo Diddley
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United States Bo Diddley
Year of Release:1958Appears in:116 charts
Rank in 1958:8Rank Score:965
Rank in 1950s38Overall Rank:2,158
Average Rating:  77/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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9.

Porgy And BessUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1958Appears in:106 charts
Rank in 1958:9Rank Score:806
Rank in 1950s43Overall Rank:2,483
Average Rating:  78/100 (121 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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10.

The Atomic Mr. BasieUnited States Count Basie
Year of Release:1958Appears in:112 charts
Rank in 1958:10Rank Score:733
Rank in 1950s46Overall Rank:2,658
Average Rating:  76/100 (103 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Best Albums of 1958 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 2%
Miles Davis 4 1%
Sonny Rollins 4 1%
Billie Holiday 3 1%
Jimmy Smith 3 1%
Ted Heath And His Music 3 1%
Sonny Clark 3 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 204 72%
United Kingdom 24 8%
Brazil 11 4%
Mixed Nationality 9 3%
France 7 2%
Italy 3 1%
Canada 3 1%
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