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Best Albums of 1963

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1963 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 31,000 greatest album charts.

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1963 year summaryThe best artists of 1963 were Charles Mingus, Bob Dylan, The Beatles, James Brown, Thelonious Monk, Sam Cooke, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Oscar Peterson, The Beach Boys and Herbert von Karajan / Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

The Black Saint And The Sinner LadyUnited States Charles Mingus
Year of Release:1963Appears in:575 charts
Rank in 1963:1Rank Score:16,812
Rank in 1960s25Overall Rank:142
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (645 votes)
Comments: 44 comments
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2.

The Freewheelin' Bob DylanUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1963Appears in:663 charts
Rank in 1963:2Rank Score:15,018
Rank in 1960s29Overall Rank:160
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,034 votes)
Comments: 60 comments
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3.

Please Please MeUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1963Appears in:424 charts
Rank in 1963:3Rank Score:5,777
Rank in 1960s52Overall Rank:421
Average Rating:  77/100 (1,129 votes)
Comments: 59 comments
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4.

Live At The ApolloUnited States James Brown
Year of Release:1963Appears in:268 charts
Rank in 1963:4Rank Score:3,835
Rank in 1960s69Overall Rank:605
Average Rating:  79/100 (386 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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5.

With The BeatlesUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1963Appears in:309 charts
Rank in 1963:5Rank Score:2,468
Rank in 1960s91Overall Rank:906
Average Rating:  76/100 (793 votes)
Comments: 40 comments
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6.

Monk's DreamUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1963Appears in:129 charts
Rank in 1963:6Rank Score:1,310
Rank in 1960s143Overall Rank:1,575
Average Rating:  80/100 (112 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.

Night BeatUnited States Sam Cooke
Year of Release:1963Appears in:117 charts
Rank in 1963:7Rank Score:1,285
Rank in 1960s146Overall Rank:1,600
Average Rating:  78/100 (109 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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8.

Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus MingusUnited States Charles Mingus
Year of Release:1963Appears in:93 charts
Rank in 1963:8Rank Score:787
Rank in 1960s209Overall Rank:2,384
Average Rating:  78/100 (109 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.

A Christmas Gift For YouMixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1963Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 1963:9Rank Score:774
Rank in 1960s210Overall Rank:2,421
Average Rating:  77/100 (106 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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10.

Night TrainCanada The Oscar Peterson Trio
Year of Release:1963Appears in:69 charts
Rank in 1963:10Rank Score:660
Rank in 1960s229Overall Rank:2,727
Average Rating:  76/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1963 composition

Artist Albums %


The Beatles 3 1%
Charles Mingus 3 1%
Wes Montgomery 3 1%
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers 3 1%
Elvis Presley 3 1%
The Beach Boys 3 1%
Johnny Cash 3 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 195 75%
United Kingdom 14 5%
Brazil 10 4%
France 8 3%
Mixed Nationality 6 2%
Argentina 3 1%
Jamaica 3 1%
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