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

If you want to know, "What is the Best Dizzy Gillespie album of all time?" or "What are the top Dizzy Gillespie albums?" then this list will answer your questions. This list contains albums like Bird and Diz and Sonny Side Up.

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Bird and Diz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Bird and Diz Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker

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Sonny Side Up is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Sonny Side Up Sonny Rollins, Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt

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Oscar Peterson & Dizzy Gillesp... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Oscar Peterson & Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson

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Have Trumpet, Will Excite! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Have Trumpet, Will Excite! Dizzy Gillespie

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Sonny Side Up is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Sonny Side Up Sonny Rollins, Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt

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Diz and Getz is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Diz and Getz Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie

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World Statesman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
World Statesman Dizzy Gillespie

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The Modern Jazz Sextet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
The Modern Jazz Sextet Dizzy Gillespie, John Lewis, Sonny Stitt

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Something Old, Something New is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time

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Sittin' In is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Sittin' In Dizzy Gillespie

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Jazz Maturity...Where It's Com... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Jazz Maturity...Where It's Coming From Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson, Roy Eldridge

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The Trumpet Summit Meets the O... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
The Trumpet Summit Meets the Oscar Peterson Big Four Joe Pass, Clark Terry, Dizzy Gillespie

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Oscar Peterson and the Trumpet... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Oscar Peterson and the Trumpet Kings – Jousts Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson

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Roy and Diz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dizzy Gillespie Albums of All Time
Roy and Diz Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge