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Best Albums of the 1950s by User Score

1.

Miles Davis - Kind of Blue
August 17th, 1959
USER SCORE
90
1057 reviews

2.

John Coltrane - Blue Train
January 0th, 1958
USER SCORE
87
305 reviews

3.

Charles Mingus - Mingus Ah Um
September 14th, 1959
USER SCORE
87
255 reviews

4.

João Gilberto - Chega De Saudade
April 1st, 1959
USER SCORE
86
87 reviews

5.

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Moanin'
January 0th, 1959
USER SCORE
86
138 reviews

8.

The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
December 14th, 1959
USER SCORE
84
205 reviews

10.

Sonny Rollins - Saxophone Colossus
April 0th, 1957
USER SCORE
84
86 reviews

11.

Miles Davis - Milestones
April 1st, 1958
USER SCORE
83
95 reviews

12.

Charles Mingus - The Clown
January 1st, 1957
USER SCORE
83
104 reviews

13.

Miles Davis - Porgy and Bess
January 1st, 1959
USER SCORE
83
67 reviews

14.

Cannonball Adderley - Somethin' Else
January 1st, 1958
USER SCORE
82
65 reviews

15.

Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners
January 1st, 1957
USER SCORE
82
95 reviews

16.

Miles Davis - Ascenseur pour l'échafaud
January 1st, 1958
USER SCORE
82
60 reviews

17.

Nina Simone - Little Girl Blue
June 24th, 1958
USER SCORE
82
86 reviews

19.

Chet Baker - Chet Baker Sings
April 1st, 1954
USER SCORE
81
145 reviews

20.

Frank Sinatra - Come Fly with Me
January 6th, 1958
USER SCORE
81
61 reviews

22.

Miles Davis - 'Round About Midnight
March 6th, 1957
USER SCORE
81
146 reviews

23.

Charles Mingus - Pithecanthropus Erectus
January 1st, 1956
USER SCORE
80
105 reviews

24.

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Music
November 1st, 1957
USER SCORE
80
57 reviews

25.

Johnny Cash - With His Hot and Blue Guitar
October 11th, 1957
USER SCORE
80
63 reviews
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