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The Best Jazz Albums of All Time

1.

Buena Vista Social Club - At Carnegie Hall
October 14, 2008
Critic Score
93
9 reviews

4.

Wayne Shorter Quartet - Without a Net
February 5, 2013
Critic Score
89
7 reviews

8.

Kamasi Washington - The Epic
May 5, 2015
Critic Score
87
9 reviews

9.

Sons of Kemet - Black To The Future
May 14, 2021
Critic Score
86
24 reviews

10.

Maria Schneider Orchestra - Data Lords
July 24, 2020
Critic Score
86
5 reviews

12.

SAULT - Nine
June 25, 2021
Critic Score
86
13 reviews

13.

Nala Sinephro - Space 1.8
September 3, 2021
Critic Score
86
6 reviews

14.

Vijay Iyer Sextet - Far From Over
August 25, 2017
Critic Score
86
5 reviews

15.

Nils Frahm - Spaces
November 18, 2013
Critic Score
85
16 reviews

16.

Flying Lotus - You're Dead!
October 7, 2014
Critic Score
85
38 reviews

17.

Kamasi Washington - Heaven and Earth
June 22, 2018
Critic Score
84
32 reviews

18.

Jaga Jazzist - One Armed Bandit
January 26, 2010
Critic Score
84
11 reviews

19.

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

22.

Rodrigo Amarante - Drama
July 16, 2021
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

23.

BADBADNOTGOOD - Late Night Tales
July 28, 2017
Critic Score
83
6 reviews
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