Top Albums of 1954





Rank All Time Rank Artist Album Genres
1
371
Miles Davis Classics in Jazz/Birth of the Cool Cool Jazz
2
1349
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Daahoud/Clifford Brown & Max Roach Hard Bop
3
1453
Art Blakey Quintet A Night at Birdland Vol. 1 Hard Bop
4
1637
Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong Plays W.C. Handy Dixieland, Vocal Jazz
5
1946
Sarah Vaughan Images/Swingin' Easy Vocal Jazz
6
2013
Dinah Washington Dinah Jams Standards, Vocal Jazz
7
2076
Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio With the Oscar Peterson Trio #1 & #2/The President Plays with the Oscar Peterson Trio Swing
8
2134
Art Blakey Quintet A Night at Birdland Vol. 2 Hard Bop
9
2224
Chet Baker Chet Baker Sings Cool Jazz, Standards, Vocal Jazz
10
2269
Bill Haley and His Comets Shake, Rattle and Roll [1954]/Rock Around the Clock [1955] Rock & Roll
11
2714
Dizzy Gillespie with Roy Eldridge Roy and Diz #2 Jazz
12
2758
June Christy Something Cool Cool Jazz, Vocal Jazz
13
2916
Frank Sinatra Songs for Young Lovers Standards, Vocal Jazz

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Frank Sinatra Swing Easy! Standards, Swing, Vocal Jazz
Dave Brubeck Quartet Jazz Goes to College Cool Jazz
Bud Powell The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 2 Jazz
Gerry Mulligan California Concerts Jazz