Best Albums of 1959

Listed below are the best albums of 1959 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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1959 year summaryThe best artists of 1959 were Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Dave Brubeck, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Ornette Coleman, Art Blakey, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Chuck Berry, Nina Simone and Howlin' Wolf.
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1959
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24,889
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1959
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7,401
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1959
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6,576
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1959
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3,893
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1959
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3,541
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1959
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3,186
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1959
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2,400
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1959
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2,101
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1959
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1,622
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1959
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1,555
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Total albums: 502. Page 1 of 51

Best Albums of 1959 composition

Country Albums %


United States 352 70%
United Kingdom 32 6%
Brazil 31 6%
Mixed Nationality 13 3%
Canada 11 2%
France 9 2%
Germany 7 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 473 94%
Yes 29 6%
Live? Albums %
No 489 97%
Yes 13 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 491 98%
Yes 11 2%
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