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Charts July 17 - 23

July 24, 2015
A ton of new top spots this week, and a lot of debuts!

Jazz - Some new names cropping up here for sure, and a new top spot:

1    PEARL DJANGO    Time Flies    Modern Hot
2    CORY WEEDS    Condition Blue, The Music Of Jackie Mclean    Cellar Live
3    GREG RUBY AND RHYTHM RUNNERS    Washington Hall Stomp    Greg Ruby
4    JOSE JAMES    Yesterday I Had The Blues: The Music Of Billie Holiday    Blue Note
5    GYPSOPHILIA    Night Swimming    Forward
6    WAYNE WALLACE LATIN JAZZ QUINTET    Intercambio    Patois
7    DAYME AROCENA    Nueva Era    Brownswood
8    CHRISTIAN FINGER    Ananda    Strikezone
9    STEVE KALDESTAD     New York Afternoon    Cellar Live
10    VINCENT HERRING    Night And Day    Smoke Sessions

World - There's some movement here, Tiempo Libre falls from #1 last week!

1    CHICO TRUJILLO    Reina De Todas Las Fiestas    Barbes
2    XAVIER RUDD AND THE UNITED NATIONS    Nanna    Self-Released
3    NNEKA     My Fairy Tales    Bushqueen
4    BOMBA ESTEREO    Amanecer    Sony Music Latin
5    TIEMPO LIBRE    Panamericano    Universal
6    TARAF DE HAIDOUKS    Of Lovers, Gamblers And Parachute Skirts    Crammed
7    MIDIVAL PUNDITZ    Light    Six Degrees
8    NOZINJA    Nozinja Lodge    Warp
9    MBONGWANA STAR    From Kinshasa    World Circuit
10    KASSE MADY DIABATE    Kirike    Six Degrees

College - A few debuts up here!

1    DAWES    All Your Favorite Bands    HUB
2    CHRISTOPHER PAUL STELLING    Labor Against Waste    Anti
3    RUNNER OF THE WOODS    Thirsty Valley    Self-Released
4    DESLONDES    The Deslondes    New West
5    KAIL BAXLEY    A Light That Never Dies    Forty Below
6    LEON BRIDGES    Coming Home    Columbia
7    ALABAMA SHAKES    Sound And Color    ATO
8    CHAPPO    Future Former Self    Votiv
9    ZELLA DAY    Kicker    Hollywood-Pinetop
10    BLACKHEART HONEYMOON    Mountains Speak    Self-Released

Roots - Some huge debuts here - and as usual, a new #1:

1    ALBERT CUMMINGS    Someone Like You    Blind Pig
2    WARREN HAYNES    Ashes and Dust    Concord
3    RICK VITO    Mojo On My Side    Delta Groove
4    SLACKJAW    It's Always Something    Self-Release
5    BEY PAULE BAND    Not Goin' Away    Blue Dot
6    THE KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS    Meet Me In Bluesland    Alligator
7    RICHARD THOMPSON    Still    Fantasy
8    DAVE STEEN & JAILHOUSE TATTOO    Town Full of Secrets    Latersville Music
9    KEVIN CONON & THE GROOVE REBELLION    Going Back to Chicago    Blujazz
10    ANA POPOVIC & MILTON POPOVIC    Blue Room    ArtisteXclusive

Keep it tuned to see what we round out the summer months with here at KAFM!
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