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 Jul 19 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 STEVE POLTZ Stardust And Satellites Red House
2 LUCY KAPLANSKY Last Days Of Summer Lucyricky
3 NAIMA BOCK Giant Palm Sub Pop
4 TOM PAXTON, CATHY FINK AND MARCY MARXER All New Community
5 IZAAK OPATZ Extra Medium Mama Bird
6 WILLI CARLISLE Peculiar, Missouri Free Dirt
7 MIKE STEVENS Breathe In The World, Breathe Out Music Stony Plain
8 KIERAN KANE AND RAYNA GELLERT The Flowers That Bloom In Spring Dead Reckoning
9 ROD PICOTT Paper Hearts And Broken Arrows Self-Released
10 JAMES KAHN By The Risin’ Of The Sea Self-Released

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 PUSHA T It’s Almost Dry Getting Out Our Dreams
2 JACK HARLOW Come Home The Kids Miss You Generation Now/Atlantic
3 LIL BABY “In A Minute” [Single] Quality Control
4 DOECHII “Bitch I’m Nice” [Single] Top Dawg Ent
5 AZRAEL ONASSIS “Okay Okay” [Single] Self-Released
6 SNEEZE “Family Drama” [Single] Self-Released
7 SKWEEKY WATAFAWLS Pretty Hell Gritty City
8 GRAPHIC ANTICS Blue Skies to Blackness Vintage Youth
9 MOOR MOTHER Jazz Codes Anti-
10 DEFCEE AND BOATHOUSE For All Debts Public And Private Closed Sessions

Loud

Rank Artist Album Label
1 EXOCRINE The Hybrid Suns Unique Leader
2 SOREPTION Jord Unique Leader
3 ARONIOUS Irkalla The Artisan Era
4 LORD OF HORNS The Forest at Dusk Self-Released
5 DARK ATOM, THE Stargate Synchronicity iMD-The Dark Atom
6 BEYOND THE CATACOMBS Interstellar Burial Grind to Death
7 NIMROD As Above so Below Self-Released
8 SJAKAL Sea of God Self-Released
9 TALKING TO SHADOWS Give Me Some Of You Self-Released
10 AMULET “Clear Blue Sky” [Single] Self-Released

RPM

Rank Artist Album Label
1 PETER PHIPPEN, RAHBI CRAWFORD AND IVAR LUNDE JR Galaxies Projekt
2 HERCULES AND LOVE AFFAIR In Amber BMG
3 NIGHT SWIMMER Xia Ye Shy People
4 SHYGIRL Nymph Because
5 RITUALZ Nadir Self-Released
6 MR. HO JIN 07 JIN
7 MIDNIGHT, THE Heroes Counter
8 SHENG JIE Ear Entropy 門唱片
9 OMAR S Can’t Change FXHE
10 KATIE ALICE GREER Barbarism FourFour

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 SOOTHSAYERS “Last Days” [Single] Red Earth
2 NOORI AND HIS DORPA BAND Beja Power! Electric Soul & Brass From Sudan’s Red Sea Coast Ostinato
3 TIKEN JAH FAKOLY “Ou Est-Ce Que Tu Vas?” [Single] Chapter Two/Wagram
4 LOS CALVOS Estos Son Los Calvos El Palmas
5 DERYA YILDIRIM AND GRUP SIMSEK “Bal” [Single] Bongo Joe/Catapulte
6 PEDRO LIMA Recordar E Vivir: Antogolia Vol. 1 Bongo Joe
7 BKO Djine Bora Bongo Joe
8 MADALISTO BAND Musakayike Bongo Joe
9 SOMI Zenzile: The Reimagination Of Miriam Makeba Salon Africana
10 SATELLITES Satellites Batov

    July 19th, 2022

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genre charts for Feb 22 presents:

AAA

Rank Artist Album Label
1 ANAIS MITCHELL Anais Mitchell BMG
2 AOIFE O’DONOVAN Age Of Apathy Yep Roc
3 JOSHUA RAY WALKER See You Next Time State Fair
4 KIERAN KANE AND RAYNA GELLERT The Flowers That Bloom In Spring Dead Reckoning
5 MASON JENNINGS Real Heart Loosegroove
6 SAD DADDY Way Up In The Hills Self-Released
7 OKI Tonkori In The Moonlight (1996-2006) Mais Um
8 ELIZA GILKYSON Songs From The River Wind Howlin’ Dog
9 WILD RIVERS Sidelines Nettwerk
10 EDDIE BERMAN Broken English Nettwerk

Hip-Hop

Rank Artist Album Label
1 PUSHA T “Diet Coke” [Single] Def Jam
2 BLACKLIQ AND MOPES Time Is The Price Strange Famous
3 ATMOSPHERE WORD? Rhymesayers
4 LITTLE SIMZ Sometimes I Might Be Introvert AGE 101
5 CLEF MAJORZ Project 24 Hittzville
6 JAKE PALUMBO Plant-Based Libtard SpaceLAB
7 NAPOLEON DA LEGEND AND JUST MUSIC BEATS Modus Operandi Self-Released
8 BANE CAPITAL AND KONCEPT JACKSON Good Product Self-Released
9 FAME AND PDOTC Girls On Road Nu Eleven
10 IVY SOLE Candid Les Fleurs

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 DJ HARRISON Tales From The Old Dominion Stones Throw
2 BSTFRND Healthy Space Satellite Syndicate
3 FKA TWIGS CAPRISONGS Young/Atlantic
4 JON HOPKINS Music for Psychedelic Therapy Domino
5 SIDEWALKS AND SKELETONS Exorcism Self-Released
6 THIS COLD NIGHT Are We Not Immortal Yet?? No Kultur
7 MODERAT “Fast Land” [Single] Monkeytown
8 COURTESY “Night Journeys II” [Single] Kulør
9 JWORDS “Fortunate” [Single] Self-Released
10 CHARLOTTE ADIGERY AND BOLIS PUPUL “Ceci N’est Pas Un Cliche” [Single] Deewee

World

Rank Artist Album Label
1 ANO NOBO QUARTET, THE The Strings Of Sao Domingos [EP] Ostinato
2 AFRICA NEGRA Antologia Vol. 1 Bongo Joe
3 OLIVER NAYOKA Club Series Chapter One Odogwu/Palenque
4 LOS BITCHOS Let The Festivities Begin! City Slang
5 BURKINA AZZA Wari Bo Social Joy
6 BONGA Kintal Da Banda Lusafrica
7 OLIVER NAYOKA Aja Wele-Wele Odogwu/Palenque
8 FRIENDLY FIRE BAND Rastamantic Riddim [EP] Friendly Fire
9 LOS AUTENTICOS “Jurabas Tu” feat. Los Palmeras [Single] PopArt Discos
10 BLACK-AM-I “Jah In My Corner” [Single] Ghetto Youths International

    February 22nd, 2022

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Top 30 new albums for week ending Jun 1 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

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Sudan Archives Sink – EP Stones Throw
2 Pusha T Daytona Def Jam
3 Liars 1/1 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Mute
4 Various artists African Scream Contest 2 (Analog Africa No. 26) Analog Africa
5 Drake Duppy Freestyle – Single OVO Sound
6 Eternal Summers Every Day It Feels Like I’m Dying… Nevado
7 La Luz Floating Features Hardly Art
8 Michael Millions Hard to Be King Purple Republic
9 Orquesta Akokán Orquesta Akokán Daptone
10 Nickelus F Stuck AGM
11 Natalie Prass The Future and the Past ATO
12 Yo La Tengo There’s a Riot Going On Matador
13 Frankie Cosmos Vessel Sub Pop
14 Fly Anakin & Ohbliv Backyard Boogie Mutant Academy
15 Piranha Rama Beach Body Trrrash
16 Hoax Hunters Dormant – EP Cherub
17 Opin Drifters EP Harding Street Assembly Lab
18 Dumb Waiter Heck JUJU
19 Lucy Dacus Historian Matador
20 Radio B Jesus Never Wore a Suit The Association Of Great Minds
21 The Mystery of the Bulgarian Voices BooCheeMish Prophecy
22 Johnny Jewel Themes For Television Italians Do It Better
23 The Dead Tongues Unsung Passage Psychic Hotline
24 Tenniscoats Music Exists Disc 4 Alien Transistor
25 The Sidekicks Happiness Hours Epitaph
26 Annie Lou End Zone Near North Music
27 Bombino Deran Partisan
28 Illuminati Hotties Kiss Yr Frenemies Tiny Engines
29 Jon Hopkins Singularity Domino
30 Wooden Shjips V Thrill Jockey

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    June 2nd, 2018

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