Top Albums of 1958

RankAll Time
ArtistAlbumGenresBuy from
1 661 Billie Holiday Lady in Satin Vocal Jazz
2 710 Bo Diddley Bo Diddley Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
3 763 Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers Moanin' Hard Bop
4 804 John Coltrane Blue Train Hard Bop
5 829 Frank Sinatra Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely Standards, Vocal Jazz
6 837 Count Basie Basie/The Atomic Mr. Basie/The Complete Atomic Basie Big Band, Swing
7 856 Cannonball Adderley Somethin' Else Hard Bop
8 1118 Jerry Lee Lewis Jerry Lee Lewis Rock & Roll
9 1262 Tito Puente Dance Mania Guaguancó, Mambo
10 1314 Sonny Rollins A Night at the "Village Vanguard" Hard Bop
11 1323 Miles Davis Milestones Hard Bop
12 1466 Buddy Holly Buddy Holly Rockabilly
13 1558 Frank Sinatra Come Fly with Me Standards, Vocal Jazz
14 1565 Sun Ra Jazz in Silhouette Post-Bop
15 1795 The Art Tatum - Ben Webster Quartet The Art Tatum - Ben Webster Quartet/The Tatum Group Masterpieces, Vol. 8 Cool Jazz, Stride
16 1827 Sonny Clark Cool Struttin' Hard Bop
17 1832 Chuck Berry One Dozen Berrys Rock & Roll
18 1876 Thelonious Monk Monk's Music Hard Bop
19 1895 Ray Charles Ray Charles at Newport Rhythm & Blues, Soul Jazz
20 1927 Miles Davis Relaxin' with The Miles Davis Quintet Hard Bop
21 2080 Ahmad Jamal At the Pershing: But Not for Me Jazz
22 2201 Ornette Coleman Something Else!!!! Hard Bop
23 2326 Sonny Rollins Freedom Suite Hard Bop
24 2352 Miles Davis Ascenseur pour l'échafaud/Jazz Track Cool Jazz, Film Score
25 2370 Henry Mancini The Music from Peter Gunn Jazz Pop, Television Music
26 2390 The Everly Brothers Songs Our Daddy Taught Us Close Harmony, Country Pop, Folk Pop
27 2523 Thelonious Monk Misterioso Post-Bop
28 2651 Elvis Presley King Creole Film Soundtrack, Rock & Roll
29 2671 Art Blakey Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk Hard Bop
30 2691 Lambert, Hendricks and Ross Sing a Song of Basie Vocal Jazz
31 2727 Billie Holiday Songs for Distingué Lovers Standards, Vocal Jazz
32 2761 Dizzy Gillespie At Newport Bebop, Big Band
33 2917 Mahalia Jackson Newport 1958 Gospel
34 2974 Tito Puente Top Percussion Afro-Cuban Jazz

Some albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Little Richard Little Richard (Volume 2) Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll     
Thelonious Monk Thelonious in Action: Recorded at the Five Spot Cafe, New York City Hard Bop
John Coltrane Soultrane/John Coltrane 2-LP Hard Bop
Duke Ellington Indigos Big Band
Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins & Sonny Stitt Sonny Side Up Bebop
Duane Eddy Have 'Twangy' Guitar Will Travel Rock & Roll
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook Big Band, Standards, Vocal Jazz
Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House Hard Bop
B.B. King The Blues Electric Blues
Ravi Shankar The Sounds of India Hindustani Classical Music
LaVern Baker Sings Bessie Smith Rhythm & Blues
Ben Webster Soulville Cool Jazz
Sonny Rollins Newk's Time Hard Bop
Hampton Hawes Four! Jazz
Chet Baker It Could Happen to You Cool Jazz, Vocal Jazz
Nina Simone Little Girl Blue/Jazz As Played in an Exclusive Side Street Club Vocal Jazz     
Oscar Peterson The Oscar Peterson Trio at the Concertgebouw Jazz
Duke Ellington Newport 1958 Big Band
Art Farmer Farmer's Market Hard Bop
Don Gibson Oh Lonesome Me Nashville Sound
Dizzy Gillespie Duets/Dizzy, Rollins & Stitt Bebop
Wanda Jackson Wanda Jackson Rockabilly
Fats Domino The Fabulous Mr. D New Orleans R&B, Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Swings Lightly Standards, Vocal Jazz
Anita O'Day Anita O'Day Sings the Winners Vocal Jazz
Lee Morgan The Cooker Hard Bop