100 Great Albums of the Sixties part one

Jun 1, 2020

1960
Elvis Presley – Elvis is back!

1961
The Ventures – Another Smash

1962
Joey Dee and the Starliters – Hey let’s twist
Ray Charles – Modern sounds in Country and Western
Booker t and the MGs – Green Onions

 

1963
Cliff Richard and the Shadows – Summer Holiday
Beatles – Please please me
James Brown – Live at the Apollo
Bob Dylan – The freewheelin’ Bob Dylan
Phil Spector – A Christmas gift to you
Beatles – With the Beatles
Joan Baez – Joan Baez in Concert part 2

1964
Bob Dylan – The times they are a changin
Rolling Stones – The Rolling Stones
Beatles – Hard days night
Johnny Cash – I walk the line
Beach Boys – All summer long

1965
Animals – Animal tracks
Bob Dylan – Bringing it all back home
Them – Them
Bob Dylan – Highway 61 revisited
Otis Redding – Otis Blue
Smokey Robinson and the Miracles – Going to a Go-Go
Beatles – Rubber Soul
Paul Butterfield Blues Band – Paul Butterfield Blues Band
Lovin Spoonful – Do you believe in magic?
Who – My Generation

So the first half of the 1960s only contains 27 “great albums” by 21 different artists.