WEMU Top 25 September 5-11, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on 89.1, WEMU, between September 5 and 11, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from September 5th through the 11th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1 Geri Allen - The Life Of A Song - Telarc (11)
2 The Dirty Dozen Brass Band - Funeral For A Friend - Ropeadope (8)
3 Tumbao - Montuno Salad - PKO (7)
4 Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (7)
5 Matthew Shipp - Harmony And Abyss - Thirsty Ear (7)
6 Medeski, Martin And Wood - End Of The World Party - Blue Note (7)
7 Frank Morgan - City Nights - High Note (6)
8 Buster Williams - Griot Liberte - High Note (6)
9 Dinah Washington - Queen: The Music Of Dinah Washington - Verve (6)
10 Houston Person - To Etta With Love - High Note (5)
11 Grupo Fantasma - Moviemento Popular - Aire Soul (5)
12 Eric Kloss - First Class - Prestige (5)
13 Courtney Pine - Devotion - Telarc (4)
14 Bobby Watson And Horizon - Horizon Reassembled - Palmetto (4)
15 Jessica Williams Trio - Live At Yoshi's, Volume One - Max Jazz (4)
16 Mark Elf - Glad To Be Back - Jen Bay Jazz (4)
17 Scott Hamilton And Harry Allen - Heavy Juice - Concord (4)
18 Maria Rita Mariano - Maria Rita - Warner Music Latine (4)
19 Bill Frisell - Unspeakable - Nonesuch (4)
20 Paul McCandless And Art Lande - Shape Shifter - Synergy (4)
21 George Gee Big Band - Settin' The Pace - GJazz (4)
22 Patricia Barber - Live: A Fortnight In France - Blue Note (4)
23 Michael Musillami - Spirits - Playscape (4)
24 Triangle - Three Sides Of A Question - Synergy (4)
25 Von Freeman - The Great Divide - Premonition (3)

Blues

1 Dinah Washington - Queen - Verve (6)
2 The Derek Trucks Band - Live At Georgia Theatre - Columbia (5)
3 Dr. John - Nawlinz: Dis, Dat or D'udda - Blue Note (3)
4 Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown - Timeless - Hightone (3)
5 Sam Myers - Comin' From The Old School - Electro-Fi (3)
6 Nick Curran And The Nitelifes - Player! - Blind Pig (3)
7 The Jelly Roll All Stars - Must Be Jelly - Severn (3)
8 Mavis Staples - Have A Little Faith - Alligator (2)
9 Sharrie Williams - Hard Drivin' Woman - Cross-Cut (2)
10 Eddie Kirkland - Democrat Blues - Blue Suit (2)
11 Eric Bibb - Friends - Telarc (2)
12 Vasti Jackson - No Borders To The Blues - VJM Records (2)
13 W.C. Clark - Deep In The Heart - Alligator (2)
14 Janiva Magness - Bury Him At The Crossroads - Northern Blues (2)
15 Mojo Watson - Black Beauty - Watashea Records (2)
16 Various - The United Records Story - Delmark (2)
17 Johnny Winter - I'm A Bluesman - EMI (1)
18 Joe Louis Walker - New Direction - Blues Bureau (1)
19 Bigfoot Bob & The Toetappers - That About Covers It -
bigfootbob.com (1)
20 Pinetop Perkins - Ladies Man - M.C. (1)
21 Smokin' Joe Kubek - Show Me The Money - Blind Pig (1)
22 Ray Bonneville - Roll It Down - Red House (1)
23 Various - We'll Play The Blues For You - Stax (1)
24 Various - Yes, Indeed: Women Vocalists On United - Delmark (1)
25 James Brown - Soul On Top - Verve (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1 Tumbao - Montuno Salad - PKO (7)
2 Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (7)
3 Grupo Fantasma - Movimiento Popular - Aire Soul (5)
4 Maria Rita Mariano - Maria Rita - Warner Music Latina (4)
5 Abdoulaye N'Diaye - Taoue - Justin Time (3)
6 Rosa Passos - Amoroso - Sony classical (3)
7 Jose Rizo's Jazz On The Latin Side All Stars - The Last Bullfighter
- Sangu (3)
8 Anastacia Azevedo - Amanaira - Piranha (3)
9 David Sanchez - Coral - Columbia (3)
10 Rebeca Mauleon - Latin Fire - rebecamauleon.com (3)
11 Cachao - Ahora Si! - CineSon (3)
12 Jazz Jamaica All Stars - Massive - Dune Records (3)
13 The Big 3 Palladium Orchestra - Live At The Blue Note - Rumba Jams
(2)
14 Anthony Blea - Virgen De La Caridad - Hoppin' Mad Productions (1)
15 Tito Puente, Jr. - En Los Pasos De Mi Padre - Protel Records (1)
16 Cubop City Big Band - Arsenio - Radio Netherlands Music (1)
17 Al Molina - Amigos Todos - Jazzer (1)
18 Omara Portuondo - Flor De Amor - World Circuit (1)
19 Stephanie Ozer - O Comeco - Media Z (1)
20 Los Soneros Del Barrio - Siguiendo La Tradicion - Rumba Jams 91)
21 Eva Ayllon - Eva! Leyenda Peruana - Times Square (1)
22 Negroni's Trio - Piano/Drums/Bass - Universal (1)
23 Estrella Acosta - Alma Guajira - eStar (1)
24 Maria Montalvo - Piel De Aceituna - World Village (1)
25 Joao Gilberto - Joao Gilberto In Tokyo - Verve (1)