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List of the best Count Basie albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Count Basie discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Count Basie albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Count Basie singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Count Basie album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Count Basie album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

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Basie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Basie Count Basie, Count Basie Orchestra

Great Bands That Really Jumped the Shark with That One Album The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

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I Told You So is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
I Told You So Count Basie, Count Basie Orchestra

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April in Paris is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
April in Paris Count Basie, Count Basie Orchestra

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Our Shining Hour is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Our Shining Hour Count Basie, Sammy Davis^! Jr.

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Satch & Josh... Again is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Satch & Josh Count Basie, Oscar Peterson

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A Classy Pair is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
A Classy Pair Count Basie, Count Basie Orchestra, Ella Fitzgerald

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Basie Straight Ahead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Basie Straight Ahead Count Basie, Count Basie Orchestra

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Basie Jam is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Basie Jam Count Basie

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Basie's Beatle Bag is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Basie's Beatle Bag Count Basie, Count Basie Orchestra

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Sinatra-Basie: An Historic Mus... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Sinatra-Basie: An Historic Musical First Count Basie, Frank Sinatra, Frank Sinatra & Count Basie

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On My Way and Shoutin' Again! is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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88 Basie Street is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
88 Basie Street Count Basie, Count Basie Orchestra

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Kansas City 6 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Kansas City 6 Count Basie

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Basie & Zoot is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Basie & Zoot Count Basie, Zoot Sims

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Li'l Ol' Groovemaker...Basie! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

Rock Stars Who Died at Age 29 The Greatest Songs by One-Hit Wonders

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Fancy Pants is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Fancy Pants Count Basie

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"For the First Time" Count Basie, The Count Basie Trio

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First Time! The Count Meets th... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
First Time! The Count Meets the Duke Count Basie, Duke Ellington

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Basie Swingin' Voices Singin' is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Chairman of the Board is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Chairman of the Board Count Basie

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Live at the Sands (before Fran... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Count Basie and the Kansas Cit... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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The Bosses is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
The Bosses (with Big Joe Turner) Count Basie, Big Joe Turner

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Mostly Blues...and Some Others is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Kansas City 7 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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The Atomic Period is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Ella is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Kansas City Shout is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Kansas City Shout Count Basie, Count Basie Orchestra

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The Best Southern Movies The Worst Things To Wake Up To

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Warm Breeze is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time
Warm Breeze Count Basie Orchestra

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In Person! is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Count Basie Jam Session at the... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Get Together is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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The Songs of Bessie Smith is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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You Can Depend on Basie is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Evergreens is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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For the Second Time is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Live in Japan '78 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Jam Session at the Montreux Ja... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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The Essential Count Basie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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In Europe is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Prime Time is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Jumpin' With Basie is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

The Best Debut Albums of All Time, Ranked The Best Relish Brands

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High Voltage is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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More hits of the '50's and '60... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Basie Picks the Winners is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Half a Sixpence [motion pictur... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Pop Goes the Basie is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Broadway: Basie's Way is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time

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Basie's in the Bag is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Count Basie Albums of All Time