1962 Album Releases

1962
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Type
Live (8)
LP (97)
Genre
Blues (2)
Folk (2)
Gospel (1)
Jazz (11)
Pop (1)
Rock (2)
Soul (8)
Mar 19
Bob Dylan - Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan
78
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(91)
Oct 1
The Beach Boys - Surfin' Safari
The Beach Boys
Surfin' Safari
50
critic score
(2)
55
user score
(32)
Nov 25
Françoise Hardy - Tous les garçons et les filles
Françoise Hardy
Tous les garçons et les filles
88
critic score
(2)
78
user score
(28)
Sep 26
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
100
critic score
(1)
88
user score
(20)
1962
Duke Ellington / Charlie Mingus / Max Roach - Money Jungle
Duke Ellington / Charlie Mingus / Max Roach
Money Jungle
90
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(18)
Apr 1
Ray Charles - Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music
Ray Charles
Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music
100
critic score
(2)
81
user score
(17)
Oct 1
Booker T. & The M.G.'s - Green Onions
Booker T. & The M.G.'s
Green Onions
90
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(17)
Aug
John Coltrane - Coltrane
John Coltrane
Coltrane
90
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(14)
Jan 1
Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd - Jazz Samba
Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd
Jazz Samba
100
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(10)
Jan 1
Charles Mingus - Oh Yeah
Charles Mingus
Oh Yeah
100
critic score
(2)
85
user score
(9)
Nov 1
Dick Dale & His Del-Tones - Surfer's Choice
Dick Dale & His Del-Tones
Surfer's Choice
90
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(9)
Mar 1
Bill Evans Trio - Waltz for Debby
Bill Evans Trio
Waltz for Debby
100
critic score
(1)
88
user score
(8)
1962
Roy Orbison - Crying
Roy Orbison
Crying
60
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(6)
Jan 11
Howlin' Wolf - Howlin' Wolf
Howlin' Wolf
Howlin' Wolf
90
critic score
(1)
86
user score
(6)
Apr 7
Sonny Rollins - The Bridge
Sonny Rollins
The Bridge
90
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(6)
May
Charles Mingus - Tijuana Moods
Charles Mingus
Tijuana Moods
100
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(6)
May 28
Herbie Hancock - Takin' Off
Herbie Hancock
Takin' Off
85
critic score
(2)
88
user score
(6)
Jun 5
Elvis Presley - Pot Luck
Elvis Presley
Pot Luck
60
critic score
(2)
70
user score
(6)
Aug
Bill Evans & Jim Hall - Undercurrent
Bill Evans & Jim Hall
Undercurrent
80
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(6)
Sep 1
Stevie Wonder - The Jazz Soul of Little Stevie
Stevie Wonder
The Jazz Soul of Little Stevie
60
critic score
(2)
68
user score
(6)
Oct 2
John Coltrane - Standard Coltrane
John Coltrane
Standard Coltrane
60
critic score
(1)
69
user score
(6)
Oct 18
John Coltrane - Coltrane Plays The Blues
John Coltrane
Coltrane Plays The Blues
90
critic score
(1)
89
user score
(6)
Aug 20
Ben E King - Don't Play That Song!
Ben E King
Don't Play That Song!
80
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(5)
Oct 1
Stevie Wonder - Tribute to Uncle Ray
Stevie Wonder
Tribute to Uncle Ray
40
critic score
(2)
39
user score
(5)
1962
Buddy Rich - Blues Caravan
Buddy Rich
Blues Caravan
70
critic score
(1)
92
user score
(4)
Dec 14
Marvin Gaye - That Stubborn Kinda Fellow
Marvin Gaye
That Stubborn Kinda Fellow
60
critic score
(1)
67
user score
(4)
1962
Attilio Mineo - Man in Space with Sounds
Attilio Mineo
Man in Space with Sounds
90
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(3)
Jan 1
Serge Gainsbourg - N°4
Serge Gainsbourg
N°4
79
user score
(3)
Mar
John Coltrane - Coltrane
John Coltrane
Coltrane "Live" at the Village Vanguard
90
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(3)
May 1
Peter, Paul And Mary - Peter, Paul and Mary
Peter, Paul And Mary
Peter, Paul and Mary
80
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(3)
Aug
John Coltrane - Dig It!
John Coltrane
Dig It!
79
user score
(3)
Aug 27
Dexter Gordon - Go
Dexter Gordon
Go
100
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(3)
Sep
Willie Nelson - ...And Then I Wrote
Willie Nelson
...And Then I Wrote
80
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(3)
Oct 1
Frank Sinatra - All Alone
Frank Sinatra
All Alone
50
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(3)
Nov 15
Johnny Cash - All Aboard the Blue Train
Johnny Cash
All Aboard the Blue Train
80
critic score
(1)
89
user score
(3)
1962
Lightnin' Hopkins - Mojo Hand
Lightnin' Hopkins
Mojo Hand
90
critic score
(1)
88
user score
(2)
1962
Wes Montgomery - Full House
Wes Montgomery
Full House
100
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(2)
1962
The Modern Jazz Quartet - Lonely Woman
The Modern Jazz Quartet
Lonely Woman
100
critic score
(1)
81
user score
(2)
Jan
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Mosaic
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
Mosaic
80
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(2)
Jan 1
Frank Sinatra - Sinatra Sings Great Songs from Great Britain
Frank Sinatra
Sinatra Sings Great Songs from Great Britain
50
critic score
(1)
47
user score
(2)
Jan 1
The Fairfield Four - The Bells Are Tolling
The Fairfield Four
The Bells Are Tolling
90
critic score
(2)
80
user score
(2)
Jan 1
Lou Rawls - Stormy Monday
Lou Rawls
Stormy Monday
90
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(2)
Mar 1
Frank Sinatra - Point of No Return
Frank Sinatra
Point of No Return
60
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(2)
Mar 15
Jacques Brel - Les bourgeois
Jacques Brel
Les bourgeois
63
user score
(2)
Apr
Sam Cooke - Twistin' The Night Away
Sam Cooke
Twistin' The Night Away
60
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(2)
Aug 7
Patsy Cline - Sentimentally Yours
Patsy Cline
Sentimentally Yours
80
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(2)
Aug 11
Sonny Rollins - What's New
Sonny Rollins
What's New
90
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(2)
Oct
Quincy Jones - Big Band Bossa Nova
Quincy Jones
Big Band Bossa Nova
60
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(2)
Dec 9
The Supremes - Meet the Supremes
The Supremes
Meet the Supremes
60
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(2)
1962
Chico Hamilton - Drumfusion
Chico Hamilton
Drumfusion
80
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(1)
1962
The Shirelles - Baby It's You
The Shirelles
Baby It's You
60
critic score
(1)
55
user score
(1)
1962
Kay Starr ‎ - I Cry By Night
Kay Starr ‎
I Cry By Night
40
critic score
(1)
60
user score
(1)
1962
Dexter Gordon - A Swingin' Affair
Dexter Gordon
A Swingin' Affair
80
critic score
(1)
90
user score
(1)
1962
Ike & Tina Turner - Dynamite!
Ike & Tina Turner
Dynamite!
40
critic score
(1)
55
user score
(1)
1962
Dion - Lovers Who Wander
Dion
Lovers Who Wander
80
critic score
(1)
45
user score
(1)
1962
Ian & Sylvia - Ian & Sylvia
Ian & Sylvia
Ian & Sylvia
60
critic score
(1)
72
user score
(1)
1962
Shirley Bassey - Let's Face the Music
Shirley Bassey
Let's Face the Music
90
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(1)
1962
Vic Damone - Linger Awhile with Vic Damone
Vic Damone
Linger Awhile with Vic Damone
80
critic score
(1)
60
user score
(1)
1962
Herbie Mann - Herbie Mann at the Village Gate
Herbie Mann
Herbie Mann at the Village Gate
90
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(1)
1962
Liberace ‎ - As Time Goes By
Liberace ‎
As Time Goes By
50
user score
(1)
1962
Dave Van Ronk - Folksinger
Dave Van Ronk
Folksinger
100
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(1)
1962
Léo Ferré - La Langue française
Léo Ferré
La Langue française
90
user score
(1)
1962
Jean Ferrat - La Fête aux copains
Jean Ferrat
La Fête aux copains
75
user score
(1)
1962
Esquivel - Latin-esque
Esquivel
Latin-esque
80
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(1)
Jan 1
The Mar-Keys - Do The Pop-Eye
The Mar-Keys
Do The Pop-Eye
50
critic score
(1)
63
user score
(1)
Jan 1
Nina Simone - At the Village Gate
Nina Simone
At the Village Gate
90
critic score
(1)
90
user score
(1)
Jan 1
Nina Simone - Nina Simone Sings Ellington!
Nina Simone
Nina Simone Sings Ellington!
70
critic score
(1)
72
user score
(1)
Jan 31
George Russell - The Stratus Seekers
George Russell
The Stratus Seekers
90
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(1)
Feb
Quincy Jones - The Quintessence
Quincy Jones
The Quintessence
80
critic score
(1)
69
user score
(1)
Feb
The Drifters - Save The Last Dance For Me
The Drifters
Save The Last Dance For Me
80
critic score
(2)
75
user score
(1)
Feb 9
Johnny Hallyday - Retiens la nuit
Johnny Hallyday
Retiens la nuit
65
user score
(1)
Feb 13
Ben E King - Ben E. King  Sings For Soulful Lovers
Ben E King
Ben E. King Sings For Soulful Lovers
70
critic score
(1)
60
user score
(1)
Mar 19
Aretha Franklin - The Electrifying Aretha Franklin
Aretha Franklin
The Electrifying Aretha Franklin
60
critic score
(2)
58
user score
(1)
Apr
Odetta - Odetta and the Blues
Odetta
Odetta and the Blues
90
critic score
(1)
90
user score
(1)
Apr
Tom Rush - Tom Rush at The Unicorn
Tom Rush
Tom Rush at The Unicorn
50
critic score
(1)
61
user score
(1)
Apr
Freddie Hubbard - Ready for Freddie
Freddie Hubbard
Ready for Freddie
95
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(1)
Apr 1
Claude Nougaro - Claude Nougaro
Claude Nougaro
Claude Nougaro
85
user score
(1)
Jun
The Four Seasons - Sherry & 11 Others
The Four Seasons
Sherry & 11 Others
60
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(1)
Jun 18
Tony Bennett - I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Tony Bennett
I Left My Heart in San Francisco
100
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(1)
Jul
The Miracles - I'll Try Something New
The Miracles
I'll Try Something New
80
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(1)
Aug
Esquivel - More of Other Worlds, Other Sounds
Esquivel
More of Other Worlds, Other Sounds
80
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(1)
Aug 1
Johnny Cash - The Sound of Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash
The Sound of Johnny Cash
60
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(1)
Aug 23
Harry Belafonte - Midnight Special
Harry Belafonte
Midnight Special
90
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(1)
Aug 27
George Russell - The Outer View
George Russell
The Outer View
70
user score
(1)
Sep
Mary Wells - The One Who Really Loves You
Mary Wells
The One Who Really Loves You
60
critic score
(1)
60
user score
(1)
Sep
Bobby Bare - 500 Miles Away From Home
Bobby Bare
500 Miles Away From Home
90
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(1)
Oct
Stan Getz - Big Band Bossa Nova
Stan Getz
Big Band Bossa Nova
80
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(1)
Oct
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Domino
Rahsaan Roland Kirk
Domino
90
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(1)
Oct 11
Milt Jackson & Wes Montgomery - Bags Meets Wes
Milt Jackson & Wes Montgomery
Bags Meets Wes
90
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(1)
Nov
Shelly Manne & Bill Evans - Empathy
Shelly Manne & Bill Evans
Empathy
80
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(1)
Nov 8
Coleman Hawkins - Desafinado
Coleman Hawkins
Desafinado
80
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(1)
Dec
Bill Evans Trio - Moon Beams
Bill Evans Trio
Moon Beams
80
critic score
(1)
60
user score
(1)
Dec
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass - The Lonely Bull
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
The Lonely Bull
90
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(1)
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