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The Best Blues Albums of the 1960s

1. Taj Mahal - Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal - Taj Mahal
January 1, 1968
Critic Score
100
2 reviews

2. B.B. King - Live At the Regal

B.B. King - Live At the Regal
January 1, 1965
Critic Score
100
1 review

3. Albert King - Born Under a Bad Sign

Albert King - Born Under a Bad Sign
August 1, 1967
Critic Score
100
1 review

4. Muddy Waters - At Newport 1960

Muddy Waters - At Newport 1960
November 15, 1960
Critic Score
100
1 review

5. Bobby Bland - Two Steps from the Blues

Bobby Bland - Two Steps from the Blues
January 1, 1961
Critic Score
100
1 review

8. Taj Mahal - The Natch'l Blues

Taj Mahal - The Natch'l Blues
December 23, 1968
Critic Score
96
2 reviews

9. Nina Simone - Nina Simone Sings the Blues

Nina Simone - Nina Simone Sings the Blues
January 1, 1967
Critic Score
96
2 reviews

10. Odetta - Odetta and the Blues

Odetta - Odetta and the Blues
April 0, 1962
Critic Score
90
1 review

11. Howlin' Wolf - Howlin' Wolf

Howlin' Wolf - Howlin' Wolf
January 11, 1962
Critic Score
90
1 review

14. Muddy Waters - Folk Singer

Muddy Waters - Folk Singer
April 1, 1964
Critic Score
90
1 review

15. B.B. King - King Of The Blues

B.B. King - King Of The Blues
Critic Score
90
1 review

16. Manfred Mann - The Five Faces of Manfred Mann

Manfred Mann - The Five Faces of Manfred Mann
September 11, 1964
Critic Score
80
1 review

17. John Lee Hooker - The Real Folk Blues

John Lee Hooker - The Real Folk Blues
January 1, 1966
Critic Score
80
1 review

19. Nina Simone - Broadway-Blues-Ballads

Nina Simone - Broadway-Blues-Ballads
November 1, 1964
Critic Score
70
2 reviews

21. B.B. King - My Kind Of Blues

B.B. King - My Kind Of Blues
August 0, 1961
Critic Score
60
1 review
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