Thelonious Monk

Born, raised and/or currently living in USA (New York)




Albums

Year Rank Decade Rank All Time Rank Genres
Genius of Modern Music (Volume One)
1951
1 12 518 Bebop
Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2
1952
2 40 1141 Bebop
Thelonious Monk Trio
1953
4 112 2443 Hard Bop
Brilliant Corners
1957
4 13 531 Hard Bop
Thelonious Himself
1957
26 134 2938 Hard Bop
Monk's Music
1958
12 61 1633 Hard Bop
Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk
1958
28 132 2912 Hard Bop
Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane
1961
7 157 1084 Hard Bop
Monk's Dream
1963
16 319 2355 Hard Bop

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3,000:
Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins
1957
Hard Bop
Misterioso
1958
Post-Bop
Thelonious in Action: Recorded at the Five Spot Cafe, New York City
1958
Hard Bop
The Thelonious Monk Orchestra at Town Hall
1959
Hard Bop
Thelonious Alone in San Francisco
1960
Jazz
At the Blackhawk
1960
Hard Bop
Live at the It Club
1982
Hard Bop
Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall
2005
Hard Bop


Songs
Year Rank Decade Rank All Time Rank Genres
'Round Midnight
1948
1 4 389 Bebop
Off Minor
1948
22 202 9205 Bebop
Thelonious
1948
25 216 9962 Bebop
Misterioso
1949
8 63 3210 Bebop
Straight No Chaser
1952
19 382 6706 Bebop
Blue Monk
1954
27 340 5656 Hard Bop
Brilliant Corners
1957
45 283 4545 Hard Bop

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Ruby My Dear
1948
Bebop
Well You Neednít
1948
Bebop
Epistrophy
1948
Bebop
Humph
1949
Bebop
I Should Care
1949
Hard Bop, Stride, Vocal Jazz
Four in One
1952
Bebop
Criss-Cross
1952
Bebop
Monk's Dream
1953
Hard Bop
Bemsha Swing
1953
Hard Bop