Charles Mingus
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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Ben Ratliff (USA) - The 100 (+ Another 100) Most Important Jazz Recordings (2002) 100-200
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 72
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Infoplease.com (USA) - Must-Have Recordings (1998) No Order
Jazz 88.3 FM (USA) - 88 Jazz Recordings You Should Have in Your Jazz Collection No Order
National Recording Preservation Board (USA) - The National Recording Registry No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Main entry
Elvis Costello - 500 Albums You Need (2000) No Order
Jazzwise (UK) - The 100 Jazz Albums That Shook the World (2006) 7
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 303
Record Collector (UK) - 10 Classic Albums from 21 Genres for the 21st Century (2000) No Order
Pop (Sweden) - The American Music Club: 50 Jazz Albums (1996) No Order
Nieuwe Revu (Netherlands) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (1994) 100
Jazzguide (Germany) - Recommended Records No Order
Rondo (Germany) - Jazz Milestones No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 432
FNAC (France) - The Ideal Discography: 823 Indispensables Albums (2015) Other
Jorge García (Spain?) - The 100 Greatest Jazz Records (1993) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 5 Bones
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 5 Stars
The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD (6th Ed., 2002), Ratings 1-4 Stars, or a Crown Crown
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 5 Stars
Le Guide du CD (France) - Ratings from 1 to 4 Stars & "GOLD" (1991-1997) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars