Top Swing Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
604
Benny Goodman The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert Big Band 1950
2
731
Count Basie Basie/The Atomic Mr. Basie/The Complete Atomic Basie Big Band 1958
3
1492
Count Basie April in Paris Big Band 1957
4
1954
Benny Carter Further Definitions Bebop 1962
5
2132
Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio With the Oscar Peterson Trio #1 & #2/The President Plays with the Oscar Peterson Trio 1954
6
2154
Louis Prima The Wildest! Big Band, Traditional Pop 1956
7
2158
Count Basie Count Basie Swings, Joe Williams Sings Big Band, Vocal Jazz 1955
8
2159
Duke Ellington ...And His Mother Called Him Bill Big Band 1968
9
2802
The Lester Young - Teddy Wilson Quartet Pres and Teddy 1959

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Frank Sinatra Swing Easy! Standards, Vocal Jazz 1954
Duke Ellington Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1943 Big Band 1977