Albums The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time  

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List of the best Art Blakey albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Art Blakey discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Art Blakey albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Art Blakey singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Art Blakey 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 Art Blakey album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Art Blakey album of all time?" or "What are the top Art Blakey albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List below includes Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk, The Freedom Rider and more albums.

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Mosaic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
Art Blakey, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

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Art Blakey!!!!! Jazz Messenger... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Free for All is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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The Freedom Rider is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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The Big Beat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time

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Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers w... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
Art Blakey, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

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Indestructible is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
Art Blakey, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

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Africaine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
Art Blakey, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

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The Jazz Messengers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Roots & Herbs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Caravan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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A Night in Tunisia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Horace Silver and the Jazz Mes... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time

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The Witch Doctor is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
Art Blakey, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

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A Jazz Message is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
Art Blakey, Art Blakey Quartet

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Orgy in Rhythm is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Originally is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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A Night in Tunisia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time

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Golden Boy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Blakey with the Jazz Messenger... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time

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Feel the Wind is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Tequila Moon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Drums Around the Corner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time

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Like Someone in Love is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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The African Beat is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Pisces is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Mirage is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Jazz Messages is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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Theory of Art is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Art Blakey Albums of All Time
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