Albums The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time  

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

If you want to know, "What is the Best Carmen McRae album of all time?" or "What are the top Carmen McRae albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Albums on this list include Two for the Road and Sings Lover Man and other Billie Holiday Classics.

This list of popular Carmen McRae CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Use this factual list to build your own just like it that fits your opinions of where everything should be ranked.
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Just a Little Lovin' is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Book of Ballads is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Live at Bubba's Superwoman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Carmen Sings Monk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae

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Any Old Time is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae

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Sarah: Dedicated to You is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Two for the Road is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Bittersweet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Bittersweet

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Sings Lover Man and Other Bill... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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For Lady Day, Volume 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Carmen McRae is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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The Sound of Silence is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Alive! is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Alive!

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For Once in My Life is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae

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For Lady Day, Volume 1 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae

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Birds of a Feather is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae

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Boy Meets Girl is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae, Sammy Davis, Jr.

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Sound of Silence / Portrait of... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Heat Wave is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae, Cal Tjader & Carmen McRae

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I'm Coming Home Again is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Fine is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Fine

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Imagination is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Ms. Jazz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Two for the Road is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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You're Lookin' at Me: a Collec... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Velvet Soul is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Carmen McRae (with Mat Mathews is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Song Time is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Love Songs is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Live at the Montreux Jazz Fest... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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The Complete Ralph Burns Sessi... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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It Takes a Whole Lot of Human ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Carmen McRae Sings Billie Holi... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Torchy / Blue Moon is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae

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Can't Hide Love is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae

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A Foggy Day with Carmen McRae is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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By Special Request is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Blue Moon is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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After Glow is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Carmen for Cool Ones is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Nina Simone and Her Friends is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Porgy and Bess is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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When You're Away is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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In London is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Something Wonderful is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Second to None is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Haven't We Met? is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Song Time is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time

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Here To Stay is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time
Carmen McRae

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I Am Music is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Carmen McRae Albums of All Time