Top Albums of 1958





Rank All Time Rank Artist Album Genres
1
706
Billie Holiday Lady in Satin Vocal Jazz
2
746
Cannonball Adderley Somethin' Else Hard Bop
3
766
John Coltrane Blue Train Hard Bop
4
774
Count Basie Basie/The Atomic Mr. Basie/The Complete Atomic Basie Big Band, Swing
5
838
Bo Diddley Bo Diddley Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
6
868
Frank Sinatra Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely Standards, Vocal Jazz
7
1191
Miles Davis Milestones Hard Bop
8
1194
Tito Puente Dance Mania Guaguancó, Mambo
9
1262
Jerry Lee Lewis Jerry Lee Lewis Rock & Roll
10
1289
Sonny Rollins A Night at the "Village Vanguard" Hard Bop
11
1553
Buddy Holly Buddy Holly Rockabilly
12
1596
Sun Ra Jazz in Silhouette Post-Bop
13
1608
Frank Sinatra Come Fly with Me Standards, Vocal Jazz
14
1682
Thelonious Monk Monk's Music Hard Bop
15
1698
The Art Tatum - Ben Webster Quartet The Art Tatum - Ben Webster Quartet/The Tatum Group Masterpieces, Vol. 8 Cool Jazz, Stride
16
1720
Sonny Clark Cool Struttin' Hard Bop
17
1926
Miles Davis Relaxin' with The Miles Davis Quintet Hard Bop
18
1937
Miles Davis Ascenseur pour l'échafaud/Jazz Track Cool Jazz, Film Score
19
1967
Chuck Berry One Dozen Berrys Rock & Roll
20
1971
Sonny Rollins Freedom Suite Hard Bop
21
2037
Ahmad Jamal At the Pershing: But Not for Me Jazz
22
2192
Ornette Coleman Something Else!!!! Hard Bop
23
2274
Ray Charles Ray Charles at Newport Rhythm & Blues, Soul Jazz
24
2421
Billie Holiday Songs for Distingué Lovers Standards, Vocal Jazz
25
2455
The Everly Brothers Songs Our Daddy Taught Us Close Harmony, Country Pop, Folk Pop
26
2606
Art Blakey Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk Hard Bop
27
2635
Thelonious Monk Misterioso Post-Bop
28
2773
Lambert, Hendricks and Ross Sing a Song of Basie Vocal Jazz
29
2796
Mahalia Jackson Newport 1958 Gospel
30
2810
Elvis Presley King Creole Film Soundtrack, Rock & Roll
31
2871
Dizzy Gillespie At Newport Bebop, Big Band

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
John Coltrane Soultrane/John Coltrane 2-LP Hard Bop
Tito Puente Top Percussion Afro-Cuban Jazz
Duke Ellington Indigos Big Band
Thelonious Monk Thelonious in Action: Recorded at the Five Spot Cafe, New York City Hard Bop
Little Richard Little Richard (Volume 2) Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins & Sonny Stitt Sonny Side Up Bebop
B.B. King The Blues Electric Blues
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook Big Band, Standards, Vocal Jazz
Ravi Shankar The Sounds of India Hindustani Classical Music
Duane Eddy Have 'Twangy' Guitar Will Travel Rock & Roll
Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House Hard Bop
Ben Webster Soulville Cool Jazz
LaVern Baker Sings Bessie Smith Rhythm & Blues
Hampton Hawes Four! Jazz
Sonny Rollins Newk's Time Hard Bop
Chet Baker It Could Happen to You Cool Jazz, Vocal Jazz
Nina Simone Little Girl Blue/Jazz As Played in an Exclusive Side Street Club Vocal Jazz
Art Farmer Farmer's Market Hard Bop
Oscar Peterson The Oscar Peterson Trio at the Concertgebouw Jazz
Duke Ellington Newport 1958 Big Band
Don Gibson Oh Lonesome Me Nashville Sound
Dizzy Gillespie Duets/Dizzy, Rollins & Stitt Bebop
Wanda Jackson Wanda Jackson Rockabilly
Anita O'Day Anita O'Day Sings the Winners Vocal Jazz
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Swings Lightly Standards, Vocal Jazz
Fats Domino The Fabulous Mr. D New Orleans R&B, Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
Lee Morgan The Cooker Hard Bop