Here is another 20 to add to the list.
Remember that there is no ranking system here, and if you don’t see your favorite jazz album yet, it doesn’t mean it won’t show up.
Every week I will offer up twenty more, in no particular order and with no ranking system or common theme (other than jazz of course).
Hopefully these lists will inspire you to seek some of these albums out that perhaps you haven’t heard before, or revisit an old favorite. And as always, we want your thoughts on any or all of these albums. Either way, let’s get started with this week, and in no particular order, albums 161 through 180.
161. Tuesday Wonderland – Esbjorn Svensson Trio (Act, 2006)
162. Bitches Brew – Miles Davis (Columbia/Legacy, 1969)
163. Native Dancer – Wayne Shorter (Columbia/Legacy, 1974)
164. A Tale of God’s Will (A Requiem for Katrina) – Terence Blanchard (Angel, 2007)
165. Paris Blues, 1962 – Horace Silver (Pablo, 1962)
166. The Freedom Rider – Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers (Blue Note, 1961)
167. As Time Goes By – Lionel Hampton (Sonet, 1978)
168. Nostalgia – Fats Navarro (Savoy, 1947)
169. Our Man in Paris – Dexter Gordon (Blue Note, 1963)
170. Bottoms Up – Illinois Jacquet (Prestige/OJC, 1968)
171. From the Plantation to the Penitentiary – Wynton Marsalis (Blue Note, 2007)
172. Blue Train – John Coltrane (Blue Note, 1957)
173. Drum Songs – Philly Joe Jones (Galaxy, 1978)
174. Eastern Rebellion, Vol. 1 – Cedar Walton (Timeless, 1975)
175. B.G. in Hi-Fi – Benny Goodman (Blue Note, 1954)
176. Little Girl Blue – Nina Simone (Bethlehem, 1957)
177. Puente in Love – Tito Puente (Tico, 1959)
178. Chasing Shadows – Pearl Django (Modern Hot, 2005)
179. Lullabies of Birdland – Ella Fitzgerald (Decca, 1954)
180. Crystal Silence – Gary Burton and Chick Corea (ECM, 1972)
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