The Best Vocal Jazz Albums of the 1960s

2. Nina Simone - High Priestess of Soul

Nina Simone - High Priestess of Soul
January 1, 1967
Critic Score
96
2 reviews

3. Nina Simone - Nina Simone in Concert

Nina Simone - Nina Simone in Concert
January 1, 1964
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

4. Frank Sinatra - September of My Years

Frank Sinatra - September of My Years
August 1, 1965
Critic Score
93
3 reviews

5. Lou Rawls - Stormy Monday

Lou Rawls - Stormy Monday
January 1, 1962
Critic Score
90
1 review

7. Lou Rawls - Soulin'

Lou Rawls - Soulin'
August 0, 1966
Critic Score
90
1 review

9. Frank Sinatra - Nice 'n' Easy

Frank Sinatra - Nice 'n' Easy
January 1, 1960
Critic Score
85
2 reviews

11. Lou Rawls - Tobacco Road

Lou Rawls - Tobacco Road
June 0, 1964
Critic Score
80
1 review

12. Nina Simone - Pastel Blues

Nina Simone - Pastel Blues
October 1, 1965
Critic Score
79
2 reviews

13. Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind

Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind
June 0, 1966
Critic Score
78
2 reviews

14. Nina Simone - I Put a Spell on You

Nina Simone - I Put a Spell on You
June 1, 1965
Critic Score
76
2 reviews

15. Nina Simone - Let It All Out

Nina Simone - Let It All Out
January 1, 1966
Critic Score
73
2 reviews

16. Ray Charles - Sweet & Sour Tears

Ray Charles - Sweet & Sour Tears
March 1, 1964
Critic Score
65
2 reviews

17. Frank Sinatra - Strangers in the Night

Frank Sinatra - Strangers in the Night
May 1, 1966
Critic Score
63
3 reviews

19. Lou Rawls - Carryin' On

Lou Rawls - Carryin' On
January 1, 1966
Critic Score
60
1 review

20. Nina Simone - Forbidden Fruit

Nina Simone - Forbidden Fruit
January 1, 1961
Critic Score
60
1 review

21. Shirley Bassey - Shirley

Shirley Bassey - Shirley
Critic Score
60
1 review

22. Aretha Franklin - Aretha: With The Ray Bryant Combo

Aretha Franklin - Aretha: With The Ray Bryant Combo
February 27, 1961
Critic Score
50
1 review
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