10. Sonny Rollins - The Bridge

9.  Ornette Coleman - The Shape of Jazz to Come 

8. Herbie Hancock - Head Hunters

7. The Thelonious Monk Quartet - Monk's Dream

6. Miles Davis - Bitches Brew

5. Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong - Ella and Louis

4. The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out

3. Charles Mingus - Ah Um Charles Mingus

2. John Coltrane - Blue Train

1. Miles Davis - Kind of Blue