Charles Mingus
The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady







Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Ben Ratliff (USA) - The 100 (+ Another 100) Most Important Jazz Recordings (2002) 100-200
Blender (USA) - 500 CDs You Must Own Before You Die (2003) No Order
David Keenan, Sunday Herald (USA) - The 103 Best Albums Ever, Honest (2001) No Order
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 2
Jazz Online (USA) - Starter Kit No Order
Jazz for Dummies (USA) - 300 to Round Out the Collection (1998) No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Albums of the 1960s (2017) 17
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Stereophile (USA) - 40 Years of Stereophile: The 40 (+94) Essential Albums (2002) No Order
Jazzwise (UK) - The 100 Jazz Albums That Shook the World (2006) 37
John Fordham (UK) - Jazz: Gallery of Classics (1994) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
The Wire (UK) - The 100 Most Important Records Ever Made (1992) No Order
Uncut (UK) - 200 Greatest Albums of All Time (2016) 186
Pop (Sweden) - The American Music Club: 50 Jazz Albums (1996) No Order
Ralf Dombrowski (Germany) - Basis-Diskothek Jazz (2005) No Order
Spex (Germany) - The 100 (+17) Albums of the Century (1999) 101
Uwe Schutte (Germany) - Basis-Diskothek Jazz (2005) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 200 Best Albums of All Time (2002) 116
Blow Up (Italy) - 600 Essential Albums (2005) No Order
Il Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 100 Essential Jazz Albums (2004) No Order
Mauro Ronconi (Italy) - The 200 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1998) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 4.5 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) 4 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