top 30 new albums for Jan 17 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 The Black Angels Wilderness of Mirrors Partisan
2 Staples Jr. Singers When Do We Get Paid Luaka Bop
3 Ditz The Great Regression Alcopop!
4 Doechii she / her / black bitch – EP Top Dawg / Capitol
5 Beyoncé RENAISSANCE Parkwood / Columbia
6 Piranha Rama Omniscient Cloud Cover Brokers Tip
7 Dot Dash Madman in the Rain Beautiful Music
8 Spooky Cool Existential Pie self-released
9 Vibro Success Intercontinental Orchestra Drunkard Dig This Way
10 Shemekia Copeland Done Come Too Far Alligator
11 Alvvays Blue Rev Polyvinyl
12 Thunderchief Dekk Meg self-released
13 Winter What Kind of Blue Are You? Bar/None
14 Rodney Stith The Soul Chronicles of Rodney Stith Shockoe
15 Strange Cut Strange As It Seems Bear Fight
16 B4NK M4CHIN3 Leisure, Recreation and Stability – EP self-released
17 Flashlight Tag Don’t Blink self-released
18 Byzantine Black Sea Codex – EP Metal Blade
19 Rozi Plain Prize Memphis Industries
20 Fixtures Hollywood Dog Bobo Integral
21 SZA SOS Top Dawg / RCA
22 The Comet Is Coming Hyper-Dimensional Expansion Beam Impulse!
23 Seun Kuti & Black Thought African Dreams – EP SKE80
24 Big Joanie Back Home Daydream Library
25 Lee Fields Sentimental Fool Daptone
26 Arctic Monkeys The Car Domino
27 Julianna Riolino All Blue You’ve Changed
28 The Orielles Tableau Heavenly
29 Wild Pink ILYSM Royal Mountain
30 Lucrecia Dalt ¡Ay! RVNG Intl.


    January 17th, 2023

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