genre charts for Sep 29 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 TYLER CHILDERS Long Violent History Hickman Holler
2 ORVILLE PECK Show Pony [EP] Columbia
3 BILL CALLAHAN Gold Record Drag City
4 KATHLEEN EDWARDS Total Freedom Dualtone/eOne
5 DAIQURI QUEENS The Daiquri Queens Self-Released
6 BILLY SIMARD Secret ki-keek
7 SHIRLEY COLLINS Heart’s Ease Domino
8 JEREMY IVEY Waiting out the Storm Anti/Epitaph
9 JIMMY BRYANT Country in the Fifties Amanita
10 BURL IVES Anthology: The Definitive Collection Mastertape

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 EVIDENCE “Unlearning” [Single] Rhymesayers
2 JABEE This World Is So Fragile And Cruel I’m Glad I Got You Grand Union
3 SHABAZZ PALACES The Don Of Diamond Dreams Sub Pop
4 NAEEM Startisha 37d03d
5 RUN THE JEWELS RTJ4 Jewel Runners/RBC/BMG
6 ACTION BRONSON Only For Dolphins Loma Vista
7 BLU AND EXILE Miles Dirty Science
8 SNEAKS Happy Birthday Merge
9 MOEMAW NAEDON Dr. Deadhorse Soul Slime
10 MARQUES MARTIN Brave And Afraid Operator

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 ZAKK SABBATH Vertigo Magenetic Eye
2 NAPALM DEATH Throes Of Joy In The Jaws Of Defeatism Century Media
3 MORS PRINCIPIUM EST. Seven AFM
4 ARMORED SAINT Punching The Sky [Advance Tracks] Metal Blade
5 SIX FEET UNDER Nightmares of the Decomposed Metal Blade
6 CULT OF LILITH Mara Metal Blade
7 VICIOUS RUMORS Celebration Decay SPV
8 ZEAL AND ARDOR Wake of a Nation [EP] Self-Released
9 DARK TRANQUILITY Moment Century Media
10 SHADOW IN THE DARKNESS Erstwhile Befell Sliptrick

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 YVES TUMOR Heaven To A Tortured Mind Warp
2 JULIANNA BARWICK Healing Is A Miracle Ninja Tune
3 YELLE L’ere Du Verseau Recreation Center
4 PROFLIGATE Too Numb To Know Wharf Cat
5 MARY LATTIMORE Silver Ladders Ghostly International
6 LUCRETIA DALT No Era Sólida RVNG Intl.
7 KELEKETLA Keleketla! Ahead Of Our Time
8 ANDRAS Joyful Beats In Space
9 SESHEN, THE CYAN Tru Thoughts
10 BLACK MARBLE I Must Be Living Twice [EP] Sacred Bones

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 LA DAME BLANCHE Ella Nacional
2 COLOR DE TROPICO VARIOUS ARTISTS El Palmas
3 DANDANA Free The System Rebel Up
4 NATION BEAT The Royal Chase Self-Released
5 LOS SAICOS 69 “El Mercenario/Un Poquito De Pena” [Single] Munster
6 NAHAWA DOUMBIA Kanawa Awesome Tapes From Africa
7 GRESHKA “To Prune A Triffid” [Single] 4000
8 BEBEL GILBERTO Agora PIAS
9 LA MISA NEGRA “Pistol” feat. Shae Fiol & Mireya Ramos [Single] NAM
10 KELEKETLA Keleketla! Ahead Of Our Time

7 September 29th, 2020

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Feb 9 presents:

The weekly chart reflects the diversity of programming on WRIR. In an average week, WRIR DJs play approximately 1,200 albums (and EPs and singles).

To make it on the list, an album must be released in the past year. Local bands and albums played by more than one DJ are given priority in the rankings.

Below the chart is a list of new albums added to the music library once that information has been compiled.  Check back later if it’s not there yet

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7 February 10th, 2018

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Feb 2 presents:

The weekly chart reflects the diversity of programming on WRIR. In an average week, WRIR DJs play approximately 1,200 albums (and EPs and singles).

To make it on the list, an album must be released in the past year. Local bands and albums played by more than one DJ are given priority in the rankings.

Below the chart is a list of new albums added to the music library once that information has been compiled.  Check back later if it’s not there yet

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7 February 3rd, 2018

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