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4:40 pm
Wed July 21, 2004

WEMU Top 25 Week of July 11-17, 2004

The top 25 jazz and blues and top 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU July 11-17, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz and blues, and 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from July 11th through July 17th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1. Bobby Watson - Horizon Reassembled - Palmetto (8)

2. Spanish Harlem Orchestra - Across 110th Street - Libertad (8)

3. Jamie Cullum - Twenty Something - Verve (7)

4. McCoy Tyner - Illumination - Telarc (7)

5. Von Freeman - The Great Divide - Promonition (7)

6. Paul Wertico - StereoNucleosis - A440 Music Group (6)

7. Benny Golson - Terminal 1 - Concord Records (5)

8. Jose Rizo's Jazz On The Latin Side All-Stars - The Last Bullfighter

- Saungu (5)

9. Kenny Barron - Images - Sunnyside (4)

10. Giacomo Gates - Centerpiece - Origin (4)

11. Stefon Harris - Evolution - Blue Note (4)

12. Vincent Herring - Mr. Wizard - High Note (4)

13. Shahida Nurallah - The Ruby And The Pearl - Alembic Arts (4)

14. Eric Reed Trio - Cleopatras - Dream - M+I Jazz (4)

15. Melvin Rhyne - Tomorrow Yesterday Today - Criss-Cross (4)

16. Warren Vache - Dream Dancing - Arbors Jazz (4)

17. Cachao - Ahora Si! - Cine Son (4)

18. Various Artists - Happy Birthday Newport: 50 Swinging Years -

Columbia Legacy (4)

19. James Brown - Soul On Top - Verve (4)

20. Ben Allison - Buzz - Palmetto (3)

21. Sekou Bembeya Diabate - Guitar Fo - Disco-rama (3)

22. Don Friedman - Hot House - Chiaroscuro Records (3)

23. Terry Gibbs - 52nd And Broadway: Songs Of The Bebop Era - Mack

Avenue (3)

24. Jerry Gonzalez - Y Los Piratas Del Flamenco - Sunnyside (3)

25. Benny Green And Russell Malone - Bluebird - Telarc (3)

Blues

1. Ronnie Earl - Now My Soul - Stony Plain (6)

2. The Bo-Keys - The Royal Sessions - Yellow Dog (5)

3. Tinsley Ellis - The Hard Way - Telarc (5)

4. Dr. John - N'Awlinz-Dis Dat or Dudda - Blue Note (5)

5. Bobby Rush - Folk Funk - Deep Rush (4)

6. Scott Hamilton And Henry Allen - Heavy Juice - Concord (4)

7. Roosevelt Sykes - Chicago Boogie - Denmark (4)

8. Jody Williams - You Left Me In The Dark - Evidence (4)

9. Etta James - Blues To The Bone - RCA Victor (3)

10. Guitar Shorty - Watch Your Back - Alligator (3)

11. The Bruce Katz Band - A Deeper Blue - Severn (3)

12. Shirley Scott - Trio Classics Volume 1 - Presige (3)

13. Sam Myers - Coming From The Old School - Electro-Fi (2)

14. Duke Robillard - Blue Mood: The Songs Of T-Bone Walker - Stony

Plain (2)

15. Muddy Waters - Hard Again - Epic Legacy (2)

16. W.C. Clark - Deep In The Heart - Alligator (2)

17. John Lee Hooker - Jack O'Diamonds - Eagle Records (2)

18. John Lee Hooker Jr. - Blues With A Vengeance - Kent (2)

19. Vasti Jackson - No Borders To The Blues - VJM Records (2)

20. David Maxwell And Friends - Max Attack - Blue Max (2)

21. Floyd Lee - Full Moon Lightnin' - Amogla (2)

22. James Cotton - Baby, Don't You Tear My Clothes - Telarc (1)

23. Johnny Winter - Johnny Winter - Epic Legacy (1)

24. Smokin' Joe Kubeck - Show Me The Money - Blind Pig (1)

25. Louise Hoffsten - Knackebrod Blues - Memphis International (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Spanish Harlem Orchestra - Across 110th Street - Libertad (8)

2. Jose Rizo's Jazz On The Latin Side All-Stars - The Last Bullfighter

- Sangu (5)

3. Mike Marshall And Choro Famoso - Marshall And Fomoso - Adventure

Music (5)

4. Cachao - Ahora Si! - Cimeson (4)

5. Nomo - Nomo - Ypsilanti Records (3)

6. Candido And Graciela - Inolvidable - Chesky (3)

7. Various Artists - Pure Brazil: Feijoda - Planet Rhythm (3)

8. Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (2)

9. Oliver Lake - Dat Love - Passin' Thru (2)

10. Bobby Matos - Made By Hand - Life Force (2)

11. Omara Portuondo - Flor De Amor - Nonesuch (2)

12. Afro-Bop Alliance - Encarnacion - Cubop.com (2)

13. Bebel Gilberto - Bebel Gilberto - Six Degrees (2)

14. Various Artists - Pure Brazil: Bossa4Two - Planet Rhythm (2)

15. Various Artists - Pure Brazil: Social - Planet Rhythm (2)

16. The Body Acoustic - The Body Acoustic - Chesky (1)

17. Various Artists - Ritmo Afro-Cubano - Fantasy (1)

18. Tito Puente Jr. - En Los Pasos De Mi Padre - Protel Records (1)

19. Bill O'Connell - Latin Jazz Fantasy - Random Chance (1)

20. Bebo Valdes & Cigala Dieguito - La Grimas Negras - Calle 54 Records

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