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3:43 pm
Thu July 15, 2004

WEMU Top 25 Week of July 4-10, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU July 4-10, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from July 4th through July 10th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

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

2. McCoy Tyner - Illuminations - Telarc (8)

3. Various - Happy Birthday Newport! - 50 Swinging Years - Columbia

Legacy (8)

4. Von Freeman - The Great Divide - Premonition (7)

5. Shahida Narrallah - The Ruby And The Pearl - Alembic Arts (7)

6. Benny Golson - Terminal 1 - Concord (7)

7. Benny Green And Russell Malone - Bluebird - Telarc (7)

8. Various - The Contemporary Records Story - Contemporary (7)

9. Jamie Cullum - Twenty Something - Verve (6)

10. Paul Wertico - Stereonucleosis - A440 (5)

11. John Scofield - En Route - Verve (5)

12. Ben Allison - Buzz - Palmetto (5)

13. Dave Liebman - In A Mellow Tone - Zoho (5)

14. Terry Gibbs - 52nd Street: Songs Of The Bebop Era - Mack Avenue (5)

15. Quincy Jones And Bill Cosby - Original Jam Sessions: 1969 - Concord

(5)

16. Harold Mabern - A Few Miles From Memphis - Prestige (5)

17. The Sonic Liberation Front - Ashe And Gogo - High Two (4)

18. Melvin Sparks - It Is What It Is - Savant (4)

19. Sean Jones - Eternal Journey - Mack Avenue (4)

20. Bobby Watson - Horizon Reassembled - Palmetto (4)

21. Roseanna Vitro - Tropical Postcards - Challenge (4)

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

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

24. Astral Project - The Legend Of Cowboy Bill - astralproject.com (4)

25. Mel Rhyne - Tomorrow, Yesterday And Today - Criss Cross (4)

Blues

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

2. Etta James - Blues To The Bone - RCA Victor (5)

3. Ron Levy's Wild Kingdom - After Midnight Grooves - Levtron (4)

4. Bobby Rush - Folk Funk - Deep Rush (3)

5. Ronnie Earl - Now My Soul - Stony Plain (3)

6. Sam Myers - Coming From The Old School - Electro-Fi (3)

7. Muddy Waters - King Bee - Epic Legacy (3)

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

9. James Cotton - Baby, Don't You Tear My Clothes - Telarc (3)

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

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

Plain (2)

12. Henry Butler - Homeland - Basin Street (2)

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

14. Muddy Waters - I'm Ready - Epic Legacy (2)

15. Leslie West - Blues To Die For - Blues Bureau International (2)

16. W.C. Clark - Deep In The Heart - Alligator (1)

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

18. Smokin' Joe Kubek - Show Me The Money - Blind Pig (1)

19. Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers - Keepin' It Real - Blind Pig (1)

20. Phillip Fankhauser - Talk To Me - Memphis International (1)

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

22. John Lee Hooker - Jack O'Diamonds - Eagle Records (1)

23. John Lee Hooker Jr. - Blues With A Vengeance - Kent (1)

24. Vasti Jackson - No Borders To The Blues - VJM Records (1)

25. The Mississippi Sheiks - The Red Hot Mississippi Sheiks - Columbia

Legacy (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Spanish Harlem Orchestra - Across 110th Street - Libertad (9)

2. The Body Acoustic - The Body Acoustic - Chesky (4)

3. Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (3)

4. Nomo - Nomo - Ypsilanti Records (3)

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

- Sangu (3)

6. Various Artists - Pure Brazil - Planet Rhythm (3)

7. Cachao - Ahora Si! - Cimeson (3)

8. Bola Sete - Voodoo Village - Fantasy (3)

9. Various Artists - Ritmo Afro-Cubano - Fantasy (3)

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

11. Tito Puente Jr. - En Los Pasos De Mi Padre - Protel Records (2)

12. Katia Moraes & Sambaguru - Live - Kufala (2)

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

14. Bill O'Connell - Latin Jazz Fantasy - Random Chance (2)

15. Orquestra Popular De Camara - Orquestra Popular De Camara -

Adventure Music (1)

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

(1)

17. Caetano Veloso - A Foreign Sound - Nonesuch (1)

18. Vinicius Cantuaria - Horse And Fish - Bar None (1)

19. Maria Rita Mariano - Maria Rita - Warner Music Latina (1)

20. Sammy DeLeon - Y Su Orquestra - Azica (1)

21. Marco Figueira - Braziliance - Blue Toucan Music (1)

22. Claudia Acuna - Luna - Max Jazz (1)

23. Henry Brun And The Latin Players - Spiritual Awakenings - Pulsar (1)

24. Candido And Graciela - Inolvidable - Chesky (1)

25. Omara Portvondo - Flor De Amor - Nonesuch (1)