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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24,596
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1959
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7,316
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1959
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6,525
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1959
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3,870
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1959
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3,506
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1959
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3,176
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1959
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2,379
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1959
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2,118
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1959
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1,606
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1959
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1,554
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Total albums: 505. Page 1 of 51

Best Albums of 1959 composition

Country Albums %


United States 354 70%
United Kingdom 32 6%
Brazil 31 6%
Mixed Nationality 13 3%
Canada 11 2%
France 9 2%
Germany 8 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 476 94%
Yes 29 6%
Live? Albums %
No 491 97%
Yes 14 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 494 98%
Yes 11 2%
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