top 30 new albums for Jul 19 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.

1 Fly Anakin At the End of the Day. Mutant Academy
2 Trombone Shorty Lifted Blue Note
3 Pusha T It’s Almost Dry G.O.O.D. / IDJ
4 Rina Sawayama Hold the Girl Dirty Hit
5 Peter Phippen, Rahbi Crawford & Ivar Lunde, Jr. Galaxies Projekt
6 Jack Harlow Come Home The Kids Miss You Generation Now / Atlantic
7 Lil Baby In A Minute – Single Quality Control / Motown
8 Johnny Ciggs Charcuterie (feat. DJ Harrison) – Single Gritty City
9 Doechii Bitch I’m Nice – Single Top Dawg Ent
10 Azrael Onassis Okay Okay – Single self-released
11 Afro-Zen Allstars The Buzz And The Bells AZA
12 Steve Poltz Stardust and Satellites Red House
13 Sneeze Rivercity Demos Castaway Hub
14 Skweeky Watahfawls Pretty Hell Gritty City
15 Justin Golden Hard Times and a Woman self-released
16 Graphic Antics Blue Skies to Blackness Vintage Youth
17 Wu-Lu LOGGERHEAD Warp
18 Moor Mother Jazz Codes Anti-
19 MUSh Down Tools Memphis Industries
20 Lucy Kaplansky Last Days of Summer self-released
21 Naima Bock Giant Palm Sub Pop
22 Goose Dripfield No Coincidence
23 Zola Jesus Arkhon Sacred Bones
24 Angel Olsen Big Time Jagjaguwar
25 Tom Paxton, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer All New self-released
26 Wilco Cruel Country dBpm
27 Porridge Radio Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder To the Sky Secretly Canadian
28 Craig Finn A Legacy of Rentals Positive Jams
29 Sister Cookie In the Blue Corner The Liquid Label
30 Izaak Opatz Extra Medium Mama Bird

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    July 19th, 2022

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genre charts for May 24 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 LYLE LOVETT 12th Of June Verve
2 CAROLINE SPENCE True North Rounder
3 YEAH BUDDY! BAND Hot Off The Line Self-Released
4 FATHER JOHN MISTY Chloe And The Next 20th Century Sub Pop
5 ANNA ASH Sleeper Black Mesa
6 JOSIE BELLO Resilience Self-Released
7 PAPE NZIENGUI Kadi Yombo Awesome Tapes From Africa
8 JAMES KAHN By The Risin’ Of The Sea Self-Released
9 DAVE GODDESS GROUP “Back In Business” b/w “Automatic Slim” [Single] Self-Released
10 JOHN ROY ZAT Where Zat Self-Released

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 FLY ANAKIN Frank Lex
2 NAPOLEON DA LEGEND AND GYVER HYPMAN Versatilis Prolificus TeamNDL
3 MOPES Unwound Strange Famous
4 QUELLE CHRIS Deathfame Mello
5 JACK HARLOW Come Home The Kids Miss You Generation Now/Atlantic
6 KODAK BLACK Back For Everything Atlantic
7 KONCEPT “Lucy” [Single] Self-Released
8 NOAH-O “Trillipino” [Single] Charged Up
9 MEGAN THEE STALLION “Plan B” [Single] 1501/300
10 BUTCHER BROWN AND MICHAEL MILLIONS “Black Man” [Single] Concord Jazz

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 BODY AND OAA, THE Enemy Of Love Thrill Jockey
2 DESTRUCTION Diabolical Napalm
3 GRAND OLD WRATH Every Man for Himself Artistfy
4 COSMIC PARADIGM Apkallu Self-Released
5 SOLUS EX INFERIS Exogenesis [EP] Self-Released
6 LORD OF HORNS “Few Ever Survive the Night…” [Single] Self-Released
7 WIDOW RINGS “Songs for the Hearse, Vol. 2” [Single] Housefire
8 DEATH LOVES VERNONICA Chemical Cold Transmission
9 INANIMATE EXISTANCE The Masquerade The Artisan Era
10 UNALIGNED Inner Dimensions Self-Released

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 DEATH LOVES VERNONICA Chemical Cold Transmission
2 SOFI TUKKER WET TENNIS Ultra
3 MARY LATTIMORE AND PAUL SUKEENA West Kensington Three Lobed
4 KILO KISH American Gurl Kisha/Independent
5 BITCH Bitchcraft Kill Rock Stars
6 CHARLOTTE ADIGERY AND BOLIS PUPUL Topical Dancer DEEWEE/Because
7 SKOLD Dead God Cleopatra
8 PSY’AVIAH Pretender Alfa Matrix
9 MODERAT MORE D4TA Monkeytown
10 STEVE MONITE Only You Soundway

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 OUMOU SANGARE Timbuktu World Circuit
2 LEYLA MCCALLA Breaking The Thermometer Anti-
3 EL COMBO BATANGA “Aji Gua Guo” b/w “El Barrio En La Mirada” [Single] Lovemonk
4 CALEXICO El Mirador Anti-
5 CALYPSO ROSE “Watina” feat. Santana & The Garifuna Collective [Single] Because
6 ALPACAS COLLECTIVE Seven Wisdoms Of Plutonia Catalpas
7 BORGA REVOLUTION!: GHANAIAN DANCE MUSIC IN THE DIGITAL AGE, 1983-1992 (VOLUME 1) VARIOUS ARTISTS Kalita
8 PAPE NZIENGUI Kadi Yombo Awesome Tapes From Africa
9 LISA LEBLANC Chiac Disco Bonsound
10 LOS BITCHOS Let The Festivities Begin! City Slang

    May 24th, 2022

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genre charts for May 17 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 FLOCK OF DIMES Head Of Roses: Phantom Limb Sub Pop
2 GREAT BEFORETIMES, THE The Great Beforetimes Vocal Rest
3 KIERAN KANE AND RAYNA GELLERT The Flowers That Bloom In Spring Dead Reckoning
4 ALLISON DE GROOT AND TATIANA HARGREAVES Hurricane Clarice Free Dirt
5 STEVE LUNDQUIST My Life In Song Self-Released
6 MIKE STEVENS Breathe In The World, Breathe Out Music Stony Plain
7 TOMBERLIN i don’t know who needs to hear this… Saddle Creek
8 STEVE FORBERT Moving Through America Blue Rose
9 ABBIE GARDNER DobroSinger Gimme Some Ribs
10 RUBY FRIEDMAN ORCHESTRA “Bookwoman’s Daughter” [Single] Self-Released

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 FLY ANAKIN Frank Lex
2 QUELLE CHRIS Deathfame Mello
3 NOAH-O “Trillipino” [Single] Charged Up
4 KENDRICK LAMAR “The Heart Part 5” [Single] pgLang/Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
5 DEFCEE AND BOATHOUSE For All Debts Public And Private Closed Sessions
6 LINQUA FRANQA Bellringer Ernest Jenning
7 MOPES Unwound Strange Famous
8 BENNY THE BUTCHER Tana Talk 4 Griselda/EMPIRE
9 SANKOFA Legacy Materials Self-Released
10 PUSHA T It’s Almost Dry Getting Out Our Dreams

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 DEVIL MASTER Ecstasies Of Never Ending Night Relapse
2 JUNGLE ROT Call To Arms Unique Leader
3 SOULFLY “Superstition” [Single] Nuclear Blast
4 LORD OF HORNS The Forest at Dusk Self-Released
5 HERIOT Profound Morality Church Road
6 ORGANECTOMY Nail Below Nail Self-Released
7 FALLUJAH Empyrean Nuclear Blast
8 CARRION VAEL Abhorrent Obsessions Self-Released
9 LINGUA IGNOTA SINNER GET READY Sargent House
10 SCORPIONS Rock Believer (Deluxe) Universal

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE Electricity Merge
2 RANESHOUNDS Misc. Club Edits & Remixes Vol. 1 Self-Released
3 BEN MARC Glass Effect Innovative Leisure
4 FKA TWIGS CAPRISONGS Young/Atlantic
5 BITCH Bitchcraft Kill Rock Stars
6 KILO KISH American Gurl Kisha/Independent
7 WEMA WEMA !K7
8 COM TRUISE Galactic Melt- 10th Anniversary Ghostly International
9 JACQUES GREENE Fantasy UMG
10 TSTEWART AND MACHINEDRUM Elysian Mercury KX

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 MADALISTO BAND Musakayike Bongo Joe
2 CONGOTRONICS INTERNATIONAL Where’s The One? Crammed Discs
3 SELDA BAGCAN Nem Kaldi Turkofon
4 LOS CALVOS Y Que Calvos! El Palmas
5 MINI TRIO “Hare Krishna” b/w “E O Que Ela Quer” [Single] Munster
6 EL COMBO BATANGA “Aji Gua Guo” b/w “El Barrio En La Mirada” [Single] Lovemonk
7 LEYLA MCCALLA Breaking The Thermometer Anti-
8 PAPE NZIENGUI Kadi Yombo Awesome Tapes From Africa
9 LA PAMBELE La Pambele Names You Can Trust
10 SATELLITES Satellites Batov

    May 17th, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Apr 19 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.

1 Wet Leg Wet Leg Domino
2 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
3 Grey Wulf Path of Urda PTP
4 Denzel Curry Melt My Eyez See Your Future Loma Vista
5 EXEK Advertise Here Castle Face
6 WIDOWSPEAK The Jacket Captured Tracks
7 Superchunk Wild Loneliness Merge
8 empath Visitor Fat Possum
9 Bitch Bitchcraft Kill Rock Stars
10 Atmosphere WORD? Rhymesayers
11 Geena B. Valentine & Rufus White Mice Blue Flame
12 King Khazm Return of a MAD Fresh Chopped Beats / MADK Productions
13 Curtis Harding If Words Were Flowers Anti-
14 Aesop Rock & Blockhead Garbology Rhymesayers
15 Hand Habits Fun House Saddle Creek
16 Buffalo Nichols Buffalo Nichols Fat Possum
17 Deerhoof Actually, You Can Joyful Noise
18 Desborde Todo Es una Mierda – EP Yeah You!
19 Epoch About That… Paradise Killer B – Sides self-released
20 Various Artists The Full Spectrum Part 1 Ekou
21 Saxxon Termination EP self-released
22 iblss Raja’s Sun Break All
23 Blue Lab Beats Motherland Journey Blue Adventure
24 Jarle Skavhellen Monochrome Sunset Beech Street
25 Various Artists Lèspri Ka: New Directions in Gwoka Music from Guadeloupe 1981 – 2010 Time Capsule
26 Seba Ingaro Secret Operations
27 cauzndefx & Scuml°rd Buffalo self-released
28 Dash Break the Silence – EP Default
29 Africa Negra Antologia, Vol. 1 Les Disques Bongo Joe
30 Paula Cole American Quilt BMG

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    April 19th, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Mar 29 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.

1 Jenny Hval Classic Objects 4AD
2 Fantastic Negrito White Jesus Black Problems Storefront
3 Pom Poko This Is Our House – EP Bella Union
4 Bane Capital & Koncept Jack$on Good Product self-released
5 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
6 Burkina Azza Wari Bo Social Joy
7 Animal Collective Time Skiffs Domino
8 Mickey Factz, Blu & Nottz The Narrative – EP Soulspazm // SCHMTCS
9 Mr. Fang and the Dark Tones Mr. Fang! self released
10 Goat Headsoup Rocket Recordings
11 Tatiana Hargreaves & Allison de Groot Hurricane Clarice Free Dirt
12 Justin Golden Hard Times and a Woman self-released
13 Tennishu Three Sides American Paradox
14 Cassidy Snider & The Wranglers Losing Lovers – EP Vocal Rest
15 Abby Huston AH HA EggHunt
16 BODEGA Broken Equipment What’s Your Rupture?
17 Cloud Cult Metamorphosis Earthology
18 Tears for Fears The Tipping Point Concord
19 Kimberly Morgan York Found Yourself a Lady self-released
20 Various Artists Covers of Covers American Laundromat
21 ADULT. Becoming Undone Dais
22 Cate Le Bon Pompeii Mexican Summer
23 Mitski Laurel Hell Dead Oceans
24 Wally Barnick New Road self-released
25 Yard Act The Overload Zen F.C.
26 DJ Harrison Tales from the Old Dominion Stones Throw
27 Robbin Kapsalis and Vintage #18 Soul Shaker Bird Song
28 illuminati hotties Let Me Do One More Snack Shack Tracks / Hopeless
29 La Luz La Luz Hardly Art
30 La Femme Paradigmes : suppléments Disque Pointu

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    March 29th, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Mar 22 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.

1 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
2 Star Party Meadow Flower Feel It
3 Wet Leg Chaise Longue – Single Domino
4 PT Vell Aviation “the Departure” Monsta
5 Smoke Bellow Open For Business Trouble In Mind
6 Dry Cleaning New Long Leg 4AD
7 The Paperboys Molinos (Remastered) Cubbyhole
8 Wombo Keesh Mountain – EP Fire Talk
9 Shawnis and the Shimmers Wasteland Adang
10 Cut the Architect’s Hand The Eternity Box Aunt Mary / New Dirt
11 Mason Jennings Real Heart Loosegroove
12 Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves Hurricane Clarice Free Dirt
13 DJ Harrison Dungeon Sessions Stones Throw
14 bradford thomas Detours Acorn Tapes
15 Rahiem Supreme & Ohbliv Black Keys Wit Melodies Fuzzoscope
16 The Wimps Pillow and Blankey self-released
17 Sofia Lakis Formula Front – EP self-released
18 Robert Glasper Black Radio III Loma Vista
19 Beach House Once Twice Melody Bella Union
20 Crystal Murray Twisted Bases Because Music
21 Cate Le Bon Pompeii Mexican Summer
22 Anaïs Mitchell Anaïs Mitchell BMG
23 Cat Power Covers Domino
24 Pip Blom Welcome Break Heavenly
25 Bedouine Waysides self-released
26 Marissa Nadler The Path of the Clouds Sacred Bones
27 Margo Cilker Pohorylle Loose
28 Richard Dawson & Circle Henki Weird World
29 J.R.C.G. Ajo Sunshine Castle Face
30 Shannon Lay Geist Sub Pop

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    March 22nd, 2022

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genre charts Mar 22 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 PAPERBOYS, THE Molinos (Remastered) Cubbyhole
2 MASON JENNINGS Real Heart Loosegroove
3 ALLISON DE GROOT AND TATIANA HARGREAVES Hurricane Clarice Free Dirt
4 ANAIS MITCHELL Anais Mitchell BMG
5 BEDOUINE Waysides Self-Released
6 MARGO CILKER POHORYLLE Fluff & Gravy
7 SHANNON LAY Geist Sub Pop
8 WENDY EISENBERG Bent Ring Dear Life
9 HIGH AND WIDES, THE Blood Self-Released
10 GREAT BEFORETIMES, THE “Calming Down” [Single] Vocal Rest

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 FLY ANAKIN Frank Lex
2 PT VELL Aviation “the Departure” Monsta
3 BRADFORD THOMAS Detours Acorn Tapes
4 RAHIEM SUPREME AND OHBLIV Black Keys Wit Melodies Fuzzoscope
5 MOPES Unwound Strange Famous
6 BENNY THE BUTCHER Tana Talk 4 Griselda/EMPIRE
7 IBLSS raja’s sun Break All
8 GENG PTP Slowness as the Vehicle IV Self-Released
9 SKWEEKY WATAFAWLS Pretty Hell Gritty City
10 MAASSAI Personal Year 8 Self-Released

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 CUT THE ARCHITECT’S HAND The Eternity Box Aunt Mary/New Dirt
2 SOMALI YACHT CLUB The Space Season Of Mist
3 FULL OF HELL Garden Of Burning Apparitions Relapse
4 DISCHORDIA Triptych Transcending Obscurity
5 DEATHFUCKINGCUNT Decadent Perversity Transcending Obscurity
6 HYPERIA “Prisoner of the Mind” [Single] Self-Released
7 OBSIDIOUS “Iconic” [Single] Season of Mist
8 SCARS ARE SOULLESS Resurrection Insane
9 SHINIGAMI IND Alice in the Borderland Insane
10 FACE THE BEAT: SEASON 7 VARIOUS ARTISTS Side-Line

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 DJ HARRISON Dungeon Sessions [EP] Stones Throw
2 SOFIA LAKIS Formula Front [EP] Self-Released
3 ROSALIA MOTOMAMI Columbia
4 IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE “Electricity” [Single] Merge
5 HALLUCI NATION, THE One More Saturday Night Radicalized
6 NEON NATIVEZ Rezilience Red House
7 FUMIYA TANAKA One More Thing (First Part) Sundance
8 THEORETICAL Murky Waters Onyx
9 TARO NOHARA Hyper Nu Age Tekno Growing Bin
10 FURNISS Culture Formation

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 AFRICA NEGRA Antologia Vol. 1 Bongo Joe
2 BURKINA AZZA Wari Bo Social Joy
3 IMARHAN Aboogi City Slang
4 VIBRO SUCCESS INTERCONTINENTAL ORCHESTRA Drunkard Dig This Way
5 OUMOU SANGARE “Samara” [Single] World Circuit
6 ETRAN DE L’AIR Agadez Sahel Sounds
7 MARCOS Saudade Comets Coming
8 JUCARA MARCAL Delta Estacio Blues QTV
9 MDOU MOCTAR Afrique Victime (Deluxe) Matador/Beggars Group
10 HAMID EL SHAERI Habibi Funk 018: The Slam! Years (1983 – 1988) Habibi Funk

    March 22nd, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Feb 15 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.

1 The Smile The Smoke – Single XL
2 Los Bitchos Let the Festivities Begin! City Slang
3 Fly Anakin Frank Lex
4 Silverbacks Archive Material Full Time Hobby
5 Mannequin Pussy Perfect – EP Epitaph
6 Cut the Architect’s Hand The Eternity Box Aunt Mary / New Dirt
7 Afro-Zen Allstars The Buzz and the Bells Aza
8 3:33 Moon Maniac – EP self-released
9 Ben Butterworth Purgatory Emporium Walrus Party
10 Cassidy Snider & The Wranglers Losing Lovers – EP Vocal Rest
11 Frames Every Room Know Hope
12 Angelica Garcia Echo Eléctrico – EP Spacebomb
13 Various Artists 20 Years of Cherub Records Cherub
14 Animal Collective Time Skiffs Domino
15 Steve Poltz Stardust and Satellites Red House
16 Mitski Laurel Hell Dead Oceans
17 Rupert Wates For the People Bitemusic
18 Black Country, New Road Ants From Up There Ninja Tune
19 yeule Glitch Princess Bayonet
20 Anaïs Mitchell Anaïs Mitchell BMG
21 Reptaliens Multiverse Captured Tracks
22 Cloakroom Dissolution Wave Relapse
23 FKA twigs CAPRISONGS Young
24 Natalie Jane Hill Solely Dear Life
25 George Mann A World Like This Running Scared
26 They Might Be Giants Book Idlewild
27 IDLES CRAWLER Partisan / Liberator
28 Phương Tâm Magical Nights: Saigon Surf, Twist & Soul (1964-1966) Sublime Frequencies
29 Curtis Harding If Words Were Flowers Anti-
30 Dummy Mandatory Enjoyment Trouble In Mind

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    February 15th, 2022

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genre charts for Feb 15 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 ANGELICA GARCIA Echo Electrico [EP] Spacebomb
2 STEVE POLTZ Stardust And Satellites Red House
3 RUPERT WATES For The People Self-Released
4 ANAIS MITCHELL Anais Mitchell BMG
5 GEORGE MANN A World Like This Self-Released
6 DANIEL ROMANO Cobra Poems You’ve Changed
7 LUMP Animal Partisan/Chrysalis
8 MASON JENNINGS Real Heart Loosegroove
9 TERRY KLEIN Good Luck, Take Care Self-Released
10 YASMIN WILLIAMS Urban Driftwood Spinster

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 FLY ANAKIN Frank Lex
2 ATMOSPHERE WORD? Rhymesayers
3 JAKE PALUMBO Plant-Based Libtard SpaceLAB
4 AWFUL P Learning How To Fall Self-Released
5 BANE CAPITAL AND KONCEPT JACKSON Good Product Self-Released
6 CUBBIEBEAR AND SEEZ MICS Even In Death Strange Famous
7 SHABAAM SAHDEEQ AND NICK WIZ Cabin Fever Self-Released
8 STYLES P AND HAVOC Wreckage Manner MNRK
9 BLACKLIQ AND MOPES Time Is The Price Strange Famous
10 KHI INFINITE Take What You Need Artist Partner Group

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 CUT THE ARCHITECT’S HAND The Eternity Box Aunt Mary/New Dirt
2 ARKAIK The Labyrinth of the Hungry Ghosts Unique Leader
3 CARCASS Torn Arteries Nuclear Blast
4 CRESCENT Carving The Fires Of Akhet Listenable
5 TERMINAL BLISS Brute Errata Relapse
6 ALL The Black Hand Self-Released
7 CAGED BASTARD Strive [EP] Self-Released
8 MYXOPHOBIA VARIOUS ARTIST [EP] Thorn
9 REFLECT “On the Streets / Reflect Stomp” [Single] Self-Released
10 NEEDLESS The Cosmic Cauldron UPRISING!

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 FKA TWIGS CAPRISONGS Young/Atlantic
2 MOTIV Industrial Funk [EP] Innerground
3 MICHAEL ROTHER AND VITTORIA MACABRUNI As Long As the Light Gronland
4 ERIK WOLLO Sojourns Projekt
5 GOLDEN BUG Piscolabis La belle
6 CHEM Aorta Insane
7 HEXSYSTEM No Confluence [EP] Sterokroma
8 BLACK DOG, THE Brutal Minimalism [EP] Dust Science
9 CABU So Far To Go [EP] 823
10 SOSHI TAKEDA Floating Mountains 100% Silk

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 GONORA SOUNDS Hard Times Never Kill The Vital
2 ABDULLAH IBRAHIM Water From An Ancient Well Yellowbird
3 MARCO FLORES Y LA JEREZ “Ahora Es Cuando (feat Grupo Legitimo)” [Single] Nacional
4 RENEE GOUST “La Muchacha Alegre (feat Nancy Sanchez)” [Single] Nacional
5 AFRO-ZEN ALLSTARS The Buzz And The Bells AZA
6 OKI Tonkori In The Moonlight (1996-2006) Mais Um
7 LUCIDVOX “Burn The Grief/Swarm” [Single] Glitterbeat
8 VIVA LA MUSICA DE PAPA WEMBA La Voix Du Maitre: Hommage A Papa Wemba Self-Released
9 SMALL ISLAND BIG SONG Our Island Self-Released
10 EXTRA MUSICA NOUVEL HORIZON Vision Universal Africa

    February 15th, 2022

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top 30 new albums for Oct 19 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.

1 Atmosphere WORD? Rhymesayers
2 Joyner Lucas Your Heart (feat. J. Cole) – Single Twenty Nine
3 Dead Finks The Death and Resurrection of Johnathan Cowboy Urge
4 Fly Anakin Pixote Mutant Academy
5 Matthew E. White K Bay Domino
6 The Felice Brothers From Dreams to Dust Yep Roc
7 Sankofa The Floodgates Making Music with Dope Friends
8 Ships in the Night First Light – Single Cleopatra
9 Bronze Nazareth & Roc Marciano Ekphrasis Fat Beats
10 Juçara Marçal Delta Estácio Blues QTV
11 Bomba Estéreo Deja Sony Music Latin; Sony US Latin
12 Ant The Symbol Ant Hasn’t Heard of You, Either Vintage Youth
13 Gutterwall Seeing it From Zero Ground Zero Etching Tin
14 Karmah Richmond State of Mind – EP self-released
15 NDEFRU & Fan Ran Richmond Gas Gritty City
16 Fuggin Doe Ratchet AF Hitzville
17 LJ & the Sleeze Put Something Sleezy Between Your Legs – EP Eight Ball Record$
18 Junnie Mac Peace, Mercy & Blessings Monsta Inc & Purple Republic
19 Faceship Greatest Hits, Volume 11 Hangar 11
20 Richmond Avant Improv Collective (RAIC) Gestalt Cacophonous Revival
21 Benét Game Over! – EP Bayonet
22 McKinley Dixon For My Mama and Anyone Who Look Like Her Spacebomb
23 Big Kahuna OG & Unlucky Bastards Flameboy Advance Mutant Academy
24 Angelica Garcia Echo Eléctrico – EP Spacebomb
25 Profound 79 & Starr Nyce Diamonds in the Sky Gritty City
26 Hotspit CC – EP avery magoruims wonder emporium
27 Talk Me Off Abyss – EP Smartpunk
28 audiobooks Astro Tough Heavenly
29 Hovvdy True Love Grand Jury
30 Carolyn Wonderland Tempting Fate Alligator

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    October 19th, 2021

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