Top Albums of 1958





Rank All Time Rank Artist Album Genres
1
703
Billie Holiday Lady in Satin Vocal Jazz
2
743
Cannonball Adderley Somethin' Else Hard Bop
3
763
John Coltrane Blue Train Hard Bop
4
770
Count Basie Basie/The Atomic Mr. Basie/The Complete Atomic Basie Big Band, Swing
5
834
Bo Diddley Bo Diddley Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
6
858
Frank Sinatra Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely Standards, Vocal Jazz
7
1191
Miles Davis Milestones Hard Bop
8
1232
Tito Puente Dance Mania Guaguancó, Mambo
9
1251
Jerry Lee Lewis Jerry Lee Lewis Rock & Roll
10
1268
Sonny Rollins A Night at the "Village Vanguard" Hard Bop
11
1540
Buddy Holly Buddy Holly Rockabilly
12
1606
Sun Ra Jazz in Silhouette Post-Bop
13
1648
Frank Sinatra Come Fly with Me Standards, Vocal Jazz
14
1678
Thelonious Monk Monk's Music Hard Bop
15
1691
The Art Tatum - Ben Webster Quartet The Art Tatum - Ben Webster Quartet/The Tatum Group Masterpieces, Vol. 8 Cool Jazz, Stride
16
1722
Sonny Clark Cool Struttin' Hard Bop
17
1917
Miles Davis Relaxin' with The Miles Davis Quintet Hard Bop
18
1934
Chuck Berry One Dozen Berrys Rock & Roll
19
1949
Miles Davis Ascenseur pour l'échafaud/Jazz Track Cool Jazz, Film Score
20
1954
Sonny Rollins Freedom Suite Hard Bop
21
2032
Ahmad Jamal At the Pershing: But Not for Me Jazz
22
2156
Ornette Coleman Something Else!!!! Hard Bop
23
2271
Ray Charles Ray Charles at Newport Rhythm & Blues, Soul Jazz
24
2414
Billie Holiday Songs for Distingué Lovers Standards, Vocal Jazz
25
2428
The Everly Brothers Songs Our Daddy Taught Us Close Harmony, Country Pop, Folk Pop
26
2600
Art Blakey Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk Hard Bop
27
2634
Thelonious Monk Misterioso Post-Bop
28
2788
Lambert, Hendricks and Ross Sing a Song of Basie Vocal Jazz
29
2800
Elvis Presley King Creole Film Soundtrack, Rock & Roll
30
2858
Dizzy Gillespie At Newport Bebop, Big Band

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Mahalia Jackson Newport 1958 Gospel
John Coltrane Soultrane/John Coltrane 2-LP Hard Bop
Duke Ellington Indigos Big Band
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
Tito Puente Top Percussion Afro-Cuban Jazz
Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins & Sonny Stitt Sonny Side Up Bebop
Duane Eddy Have 'Twangy' Guitar Will Travel Rock & Roll
B.B. King The Blues Electric Blues
Ravi Shankar The Sounds of India Hindustani Classical Music
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
Ben Webster Soulville Cool Jazz
LaVern Baker Sings Bessie Smith Rhythm & Blues
Hampton Hawes Four! Jazz
Sonny Rollins Newk's Time Hard Bop
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
Art Farmer Farmer's Market Hard Bop
Oscar Peterson The Oscar Peterson Trio at the Concertgebouw Jazz
Duke Ellington Newport 1958 Big Band
Don Gibson Oh Lonesome Me Nashville Sound
Dizzy Gillespie Duets/Dizzy, Rollins & Stitt Bebop
Anita O'Day Anita O'Day Sings the Winners Vocal Jazz
Wanda Jackson Wanda Jackson Rockabilly
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Swings Lightly Standards, Vocal Jazz
Fats Domino The Fabulous Mr. D New Orleans R&B, Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
Lee Morgan The Cooker Hard Bop