Duke Ellington

Born, raised and/or currently living in USA (Washington D.C.)




Albums

Year Rank Decade Rank All Time Rank Genres
Ellington at Newport
1956
3 14 573 Big Band
Such Sweet Thunder
1957
18 104 2307 Big Band
Money Jungle
1963
8 154 1104 Jazz
Duke Ellington and John Coltrane
1963
15 287 2152 Hard Bop
Far East Suite
1967
28 167 1193 Big Band
...And His Mother Called Him Bill
1968
57 302 2238 Big Band, Swing

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3,000:
The Duke Plays Ellington/Piano Reflections
1953
Jazz
Ellington Uptown/Hi-Fi Ellington Uptown
1953
Big Band
Indigos
1958
Big Band
Newport 1958
1958
Big Band
Anatomy of a Murder
1959
Big Band, Film Score
Side by Side
1959
Jazz
Jazz Party
1959
Big Band
First Time! The Count Meets the Duke
1962
Big Band
Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins
1963
Jazz
New Orleans Suite
1971
Big Band
The Great Paris Concert
1973
Big Band
The Afro-Eurasian Eclipse: A Suite in Eight Parts
1975
Big Band
Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1943
1977
Big Band, Swing
Carnegie Hall Concerts: December 1947
1977
Big Band
Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1946
1977
Big Band
Carnegie Hall Concerts: December 1944
1977
Big Band


Songs

Year Rank Decade Rank All Time Rank
East St. Louis Toodle-oo
1926
2 36 4225
Black and Tan Fantasy
1927
2 7 1667
The Mooche
1928
23 90 8428
Creole Love Call
1928
24 93 8572
Mood Indigo
1930
1 11 1468
Rockin' in Rhythm
1931
7 114 9591
It Don't Mean a Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing
1932
3 52 4504
In a Sentimental Mood
1935
2 29 3067
Reminiscing in Tempo
1935
9 65 5624
Caravan
1937
5 22 2520
Ko-Ko
1940
3 36 2885
Cotton Tail
1940
13 88 5704
Harlem Air-Shaft
1940
14 89 5748
Concerto for Cootie
1940
15 94 5862
Sepia Panorama
1940
20 137 8253
Take the "A" Train
1941
1 7 1131
I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good
1941
16 145 8879
Black, Brown and Beige/Come Sunday
1943
1 16 1633
Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue
1956
29 157 2794

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Creole Rhapsody
1931
Sophisticated Lady
1933
Daybreak Express
1934
Prelude to a Kiss
1938
Never No Lament (Don't Get Around Much Anymore)
1940
In a Mellotone
1940
The "C" Jam Blues
1942
Main Stem
1944
The Clothed Woman
1948
The Star-Crossed Lovers
1957
Blood Count
1968
Indian Summer
1968