One Man Academy: Albums of the Year

Playlist(s) of music in this post: Spotify

1959 - Come Fly with Me, Frank Sinatra

1960 - Belafonte at Carnegie Hall, Harry Belafonte

1961 - Wild Is Love, Nat King Cole

1961 - Nice 'n' Easy, Frank Sinatra

1962 - Judy at Carnegie Hall, Judy Garland

1962 - West Side Story Soundtrack, various artists (music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim)

1965 - People, Barbra Streisand

1966 - Help!, The Beatles

1966 - The Sound of Music Soundtrack, Various Artists (music and lyrics by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II)

1967 - Revolver, The Beatles

1968 - Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim, Frank Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim

1968 - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, The Beatles

1970 - Abbey Road, The Beatles

1970 - At San Quentin, Johnny Cash

1971 - Elton John, Elton John

1972 - All Things Must Pass, George Harrison

Note: Years with no winners[1] have been omitted

For more information about the OMA's check the Rules of the Road

  1. see Rule Zero ↩︎