Acclaimed Music - The Top Albums from 1959
The Top Albums from 1959





RankAll
Time
ArtistAlbumBuy at
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Song
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1 38 Miles Davis
Kind of Blue
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2 297 John Coltrane
Giant Steps
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3 308 Ornette Coleman
The Shape of Jazz to Come
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4 313 Dave Brubeck
Time Out
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5 369 Charles Mingus
Mingus Ah Um
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6 559 Howlin' Wolf
Moanin' in the Moonlight
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7 706 Ray Charles
The Genius of Ray Charles
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8 766 Charles Mingus
Blues and Roots
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9 858 Ella Fitzgerald
Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook
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10 1154 Lambert, Hendricks and Ross
The Hottest New Group in Jazz
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11 1262 Bo Diddley
Go Bo Diddley
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12 1277 Chuck Berry
Chuck Berry Is On Top
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13 1302 Frank Sinatra
Come Dance with Me!
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14 1374 Harry Belafonte
Belafonte at Carnegie Hall
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15 1410 Lightnin' Hopkins
The Roots of Lightnin' Hopkins/Lightnin' Hopkins
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16 1425 Marty Robbins
Gunfighter Ballads and Trail Songs
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17 1486 Elvis Presley
A Date with Elvis
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18 1632 Bill Evans
Everybody Digs Bill Evans
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19 1709 Gerry Mulligan
What Is There to Say?
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20 1711 Miles Davis
Workin' with the Miles Davis Quintet
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21 1753 Duke Ellington and Johnny Hodges
Side by Side
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22 1913 Thelonious Monk
At Town Hall
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23 1930 Horace Silver
Blowin' the Blues Away
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24 1982 Elvis Presley
For LP Fans Only
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25 2018 Quincy Jones
The Birth of a Band!

26 2062 Babatunde Olatunji
Drums of Passion
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27 2092 Gerry Mulligan
Gerry Mulligan Meets Ben Webster
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28 2143 Bill Evans
Portrait in Jazz
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29 2164 The Kingston Trio
At Large
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30 2185 Sonny Boy Williamsson (II)
Down and Out Blues
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31 2197 John Cage
Indeterminacy
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32 2254 Dinah Washington
What a Diff'rence a Day Makes
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33 2381 Mel Tormé
Swings Shubert Alley
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34 2390 Art Pepper
Art Pepper + Eleven
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35 2523 Ricky Nelson
Ricky Sings Again
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36 2528 Harold Land
The Fox
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37 2530 Cannonball Adderley
In San Francisco
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38 2599 Frank Sinatra
No One Cares
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39 2618 Duke Ellington
Anatomy of a Murder
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40 2638 Memphis Slim
At the Gate of Horn

41 2684 John Fahey
Blind Joe Death
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42 2736 Esquivel!
Exploring New Sounds in Stereo
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43 2755 Ben Webster
Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson
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44 2819 Wynton Kelly
Kelly Blue
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45 2824 Coleman Hawkins
Coleman Hawkins encounters Ben Webster/Blue Saxophones
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46 2995 Ben Webster
Ben Webster and Associates
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Some albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Mongo Santamaria
Mongo/AfroRoots

Little Richard
The Fabulous Little Richard

Sarah Vaughan
No Count Sarah

Ornette Coleman
Tomorrow Is the Question!

Duke Ellington
Jazz Party
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Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Swings Lightly

Sun Ra
Angels and Demons at Play

Ritchie Valens
Ritchie Valens

Mongo Santamaria
Sabroso!

Peggy Lee
Beauty and the Beat!



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