The Best Jazz Albums of All Time

1. Miles Davis - Kind of Blue

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Miles Davis - Kind of Blue
August 17, 1959
Critic Score
100
5 reviews

2. Miles Davis - Sketches of Spain

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Miles Davis - Sketches of Spain
July 18, 1960
Critic Score
93
5 reviews

3. Matana Roberts - Coin Coin Chapter One: Gens De Couleur Libre

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Matana Roberts - Coin Coin Chapter One: Gens De Couleur Libre
May 10, 2011
Critic Score
84
6 reviews

4. Allen Toussaint - The Bright Mississippi

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Allen Toussaint - The Bright Mississippi
April 21, 2009
Critic Score
83
6 reviews

5. Mulatu Astatke - Mulatu Steps Ahead

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Mulatu Astatke - Mulatu Steps Ahead
March 30, 2010
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

6. Wyatt, Atzmon, Stephen - For The Ghosts Within

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Wyatt, Atzmon, Stephen - For The Ghosts Within
November 9, 2010
Critic Score
80
9 reviews

7. Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Information, Vol. 3

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Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Information, Vol. 3
April 14, 2009
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

8. Polar Bear - Peepers

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Polar Bear - Peepers
March 1, 2010
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

9. Portico Quartet - Isla

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Portico Quartet - Isla
October 9, 2009
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

10. Polar Bear - Same As You

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Polar Bear - Same As You
March 31, 2015
Critic Score
77
8 reviews

11. Neneh Cherry & The Thing - The Cherry Thing

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Neneh Cherry & The Thing - The Cherry Thing
June 19, 2012
Critic Score
76
12 reviews

12. Madeleine Peyroux - Bare Bones

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Madeleine Peyroux - Bare Bones
March 10, 2009
Critic Score
75
6 reviews

13. Polar Bear - In Each and Every One

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Polar Bear - In Each and Every One
March 24, 2014
Critic Score
74
9 reviews

14. Bill Wells & Aidan Moffat - Everything's Getting Older

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Bill Wells & Aidan Moffat - Everything's Getting Older
May 23, 2011
Critic Score
74
8 reviews

15. Chicago Underground Duo - Boca Negra

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Chicago Underground Duo - Boca Negra
January 26, 2010
Critic Score
73
7 reviews

16. Norah Jones - The Fall

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Norah Jones - The Fall
November 17, 2009
Critic Score
72
13 reviews

17. Esperanza Spalding - Chamber Music Society

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Esperanza Spalding - Chamber Music Society
August 17, 2010
Critic Score
71
6 reviews

18. Norah Jones - Little Broken Hearts

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Norah Jones - Little Broken Hearts
May 1, 2012
Critic Score
69
12 reviews

19. Norah Jones - Feels Like Home

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Norah Jones - Feels Like Home
February 10, 2004
Critic Score
69
6 reviews

20. Norah Jones - Not Too Late

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Norah Jones - Not Too Late
January 30, 2007
Critic Score
67
10 reviews

21. Norah Jones - ...Featuring

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Norah Jones - ...Featuring
November 12, 2010
Critic Score
61
9 reviews

22. The Bad Plus - For All I Care

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The Bad Plus - For All I Care
October 20, 2008
Critic Score
59
5 reviews

23. Colin Stetson & Mats Gustafsson - Stones

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Colin Stetson & Mats Gustafsson - Stones
November 9, 2012
Critic Score
58
6 reviews

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