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Albums The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time  

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List of the best Chet Baker albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Chet Baker discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Chet Baker albums can be found at the top of the list. The Oklahoma-born trumpeter and vocalist is considered one of the all-time jazz greats. His storied career took root in the 1950s, first with the Gerry Mulligan Quartet, and eventually Baker became a fixture in the West Coast jazz scene. 

To make it easy for you, we haven't included Chet Baker singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Chet Baker 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 Chet Baker album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know the best Chet Baker album of all time, this list will answer your question. Albums include Playboys, Chet Baker Sings, Picture of Health, and many more. This list of popular Chet Baker CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order isn't just one person's opinion. 

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33 7
Chet Baker Sings is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

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38 11
Chet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time
1959

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15 4
Picture of Heath is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

4
16 5
She Was Too Good to Me is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

5
8 1
Baby Breeze is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

6
7 1
It Never Entered My Mind is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

7
8 2
It Could Happen to You is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time
It Could Happen to You 1958

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8 2
Sings and Plays From the Film ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

9
7 2
Chet Is Back! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

10
6 2
In New York is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

11
7 4
Stan Meets Chet is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

12
5 2
Diane is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time
Diane 1994

13
5 2
Chet Baker Plays the Best of L... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

14
4 1
When Sunny Gets Blue is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

15
4 1
No Problem is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

16
4 1
My Funny Valentine is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

17
5 3
Cool Burnin' With the Chet Bak... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

18
4 2
Chet Baker Sextet is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

19
3 1
Boppin' With the Chet Baker Qu... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

20
4 3
This Is Always is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

21
4 3
Jean Louis Rassinfosse / Chet ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

22
4 3
The Touch of Your Lips is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

23
4 3
Candy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time
1985

24
4 3
Baker's Holiday is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time

25
3 2
Chet Baker and His Quintet Wit... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Chet Baker Albums of All Time