Detroit native Janiva Magness tops WEMU's "Sweet Sixteen" April 9th through 15th.

Apr 16, 2012

WEMU “SWEET SIXTEEN” AIRPLAY April 9 to April 15, 2012: 

LINDA YOHN, MUSIC DIRECTOR 

1.    JANIVA MAGNESS “Stronger For It” (Alligator Records)

2.    RICKY NYE   “Ricky Nye And The Paris Blues Band”  (1-2-3 Records)

3.    DR. JOHN   “Locked Down”  (Nonesuch Records)

4.    GREGORY PORTER  “Be Good”   (Motema Music)

5.    ESPERANZA SPALDING   “Radio Music Society”  (Heads Up/Montuno)

6.    DON BYRON NEW GOSPEL QUINTET "Love, Peace, And Soul" (Savoy Jazz)

7.    JACK DEJOHNETTE "Sound Travels" (eOne Music)

8.    GALACTIC  “Carnivale Electricos”  (Anti-)

9.    KENNY GARRETT “Seeds From The Underground” (Mack Avenue)

10.THIRD COAST KINGS   “Third Coast Kings”   (Record Kicks)

11.ERIC BIBB   “Deeper In The Well”   (Stony Plain Records)

12.EDDIE C. CAMPBELL  “Spider Eating Preacher”  (Delmark Records)

13.GREGOIRE MARET   “Gregoire Maret”   (eOne Music)

14.HUGH MASAKELA   “Jabulani”   (Listen2 Entertainment Group)

15.BRAD MEHLDAU TRIO “Ode” (Nonesuch)

16.CURTIS SALGADO   “Soul Shot”  (Alligator Records)

~COMPILED BY LAWRENCE GLENN AND LINDA YOHN