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As of August 15, 2017


WERU sends weekly reports of our top-played albums to the Americana Music Association, Friday Morning Quarterback and the North American College & Community Chart.  These charts are sent around the world to various corners of the music industry.  These lists are also sent to record companies as well as independent promoters, public relations firms and artist management companies as well as record stores and musicians themselves.

Below are our most recent top album reports for the past week.

 

Top Thirty Most-Played Albums

     


1


KACY AND CLAYTON


The Siren's Song


Dine Alone


2


BROKEN SOCIAL SCENE


Hug Of Thunder


Arts & Crafts


3


DAN AUERBACH


Waiting On A Song


Easy Eye Sound


4


DON BRYANT


Don't Give Up On Love


Fat Possum


5


JIM LAUDERDALE


London Southern


Redeye


6


OFFA REX


The Queen of Hearts


Nonesuch


7


STEVE EARLE AND THE DUKES


So You Wannabe An Outlaw


Warner Bros.


8


SYLVAN ESSO


What Now


Loma Vista


9


ACCIDENTALS, THE


Odyssey


Sony Masterworks


10


AMBER CROSS


Savage on the Downhill


Two Doors


11


DAVID RAWLINGS


Poor David's Almanac


Acony


12


FATHER JOHN MISTY


Pure Comedy


Sub Pop


13


GAWLER FAMILY


Lilting Merrily


Self-Released


14


GREGG STEWART


TwentySixteen


Stewsongs


15


HURRICANE RUTH


Ain't Ready for The Grave


Hurricane Ruth


16


JASON ISBELL AND THE 400 UNIT


The Nashville Sound [Advance Tracks]


Southeastern


17


MATTHEW BYRNE


Horizon Lines


Self-Released


18


OLD SALT UNION


Old Salt Union


Compass


19


RYAN ADAMS


Prisoner


Blue Note


20


SECRET SISTERS, THE


You Don't Own Me Anymore


New West


21


SON VOLT


Notes of Blue


Thirty Tigers


22


TWO TRACKS, THE


Postcard Town


Self-Released


23


WILLIE NELSON


God's Problem Child


Lrgacy


24


KENDRICK LAMAR


DAMN.


Aftermath/Interscope


25


SZA


CTRL


Top Dawg


26


THIS IS THE KIT


Moonshine Freeze


Rough Trade


27


VINCE STAPLES


Big Fish Theory


Def Jam


28


JACOBS RUN


Self Titled


Self-Released


29


FRANCESCO BUZZARRO AND RICHARD SMITH


One World Two Guitars


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30


IRON AND WINE


Beast Epic [Advance Tracks]


Sub Pop

 


Top “Adds”

 

Top Thirty Most-Played Albums

     


 


Artist


Record


Label


1


ANTIBALAS


"Gold Rush" [Single]


Daptone


2


CRIBS, THE


24-7 Rock Star Shit


Sonic Blew/House Arrest


3


KINGSBOROUGH


Fifteen Forty-Four (1544)


Kingsborough


4


MOSQUITOS


Mexican Dust


Six Degrees


5


BENYARO


One Step Ahead Of Your Past


Mohinga


6


DAVID RAWLINGS


Poor David's Almanack


Acony


7


EDDIE BERMAN


Before The Bridge


Nettwerk


8


EILEN JEWELL


Down Hearted Blues


Signature Sounds


9


EL TEN ELEVEN


Unusable Love


El Ten Eleven


10


DAMS OF THE WEST


Youngish American


30th Century/Columbia

 

 

Top Ten World Albums 

 

Top Thirty Most-Played Albums

     


 


Artist


Record


Label


1


JEREMIAHS, THE


The Femme Fatale of Maine


Self-Released


2


LILA DOWNS


Salón, Lágrimas, Y Deseo


Sony


3


MORGAN HERITAGE


Avrakedabra      


CTBC/Empire


4


ALEX CUBA


Lo Unico Constante


Fontana North


5


AVI AVITAL AND OMER AVITAL


Avital Meets Avital


Deutsche Grammophon


6


BITORI


Legend Of Funana: The Forbidden Music Of Cape Verde


Analog Africa


7


CAFE TACVBA


Jei Beibi


Melotron


8


CALAN


Solomon


Self-Released


9


DAMIAN MARLEY


Stony Hill


Republic


10


DIVANHANA


Live In Mostar


ARC

 


Top Ten Hip Hop Recordings

 

Top Thirty Most-Played Albums

     


 


Artist


Record


Label


1


KENDRICK LAMAR


DAMN.


Aftermath/Interscope


2


VINCE STAPLES


Big Fish Theory


Def Jam


3


SZA


CTRL


Top Dawg


4


GORILLAZ


Humanz


Parlophone


5


MOJO MAYNE


Soo Soo Good [EP]


Sweat Hoggz


6


FASHAWN


"Rant" [Single]


Get Dough


7


RAMYA J


"That's A Fact" [Single]


RamyaJMusic


8


ROMEO M


"Tracker Love" [Single]


Self-Released


9


SHABAZZ PALACES


Quazars: Born On A Gangster Star/Quazarz: Vs The Jealous Machines


Sub Pop


10


DENZEL CURRY


13 [EP]


Loma Vista

 


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Top Thirty Most-Played Albums

     


 


Artist


Record


Label


1


KATHY SANBORN


Recollecting You


Pacific Coast Jazz


2


KATIE THIROUX


Off Beat


Capri


3


HOT 8 BRASS BAND


On the Spot


Tru Thoughts


4


JAMIE REYNOLDS


Grey Mirror


Fresh Sound


5


JEFF COFFIN


Next Time Yellow


Ear Up


6


JOEY DEFRANCESCO AND THE PEOPLE


Project Freedom


Mack Avenue


7


JOHN BEASLEY


MONK'estra Vol. 2


Mack Avenue


8


LAURA AINSWORTH


New Vintage


Eclectus


9


PARIS COMBO


Tako Tsubo


DRG


10


STEVE LANGONE TRIO


Breathe


Whaling City

 


Top Ten Electronic Recordings

 

Top Thirty Most-Played Albums

     


 


Artist


Record


Label


1


WASHED OUT


Mister Mellow


Stones Throw


2


CARL CRAIG


Versus


Infine Music/Planet E


3


DJ KHALED


Grateful


Epic


4


JOE GODDARD


Electric Lines


Greco-Roman/Domino


5


MIGOS


Culture


300


6


MOBY AND THE VOID PACIFIC CHOIR


More Fast Songs about the Apocalypse


Mute


7


SIR WAS


Digging A Tunnel


City Slang


8


SYREN


Love A 1000 Faces


Self-Released


9


VIC MENSA


The Autobiography


Roc Nation/Capitol


10


DAVID D'ANGELO


Born in Paradise [EP]


Self-Released

 

 

Top Thirty Most-Played Albums

     

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