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2:21 pm
Tue June 29, 2004

WEMU Top 25 Week of June 20-26, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz and blues and top 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of June 20-26, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz and blues, and 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian, CDs on 89.1 from June 20th through June 26th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1 Sean Jones - Eternal Journey - Mack Avenue (10)

2 McCoy Tyner - Illuminations - Telarc (8)

3 Giacomo Gates - Centerpiece - Origin (7)

4 Harold Mabern - A Few Miles From Memphis - Prestige (7)

5 Joe Lovano - I'm All For You: The Ballad Songbook - Blue Note (6)

6 Astral Project - The Legend Of Cowboy Bill - astralproject.com (6)

7 Pyeng Threadgill - Sweet Home: The Music Of Robert Johnson - Random

Chance (6)

8 Jamie Cullum - Twenty Something - Verve (5)

9 Mel Rhyne - Tomorrow, Yesterday And Today - Criss Cross (5)

10 The Body Acoustic - The Body Acoustic - Chesky (5)

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

- Sangu (5)

12 Roseanna Vitro - Tropical Postcards - Challenge (5)

13 Rodney Whitaker - Winter Moon - Sirocco Music (5)

14 Mulgrew Miller Trio - Live At Yoshi's, Volume One - Max Jazz (5)

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

(5)

16 Stefon Harris - Evolution - Blue Note (4)

17 John Scofield - En Route - Verve (4)

18 Nomo - Nomo - Ypsilanti Records (4)

19 Bill Charlap Trio - Somewhere: The Songs Of Leonard Bernstein -

Blue Note (4)

20 Dr. Michael White - Dancing In The Sky - Basin Street (4)

21 The Frank And Joe Show - "33 1/3" - Hyena (4)

22 Craig Taborn - Junk Magic - Thirsty Ear (4)

23 Jim Rotondi Quintet - New Vistas - Criss Cross (4)

24 Michael Blake - Blake Tartare - Baby Tank (4)

25 George Shearing - Like Fine Wine - Mack Avenue (4)

Blues

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

2 Pyeng Threadgill - Sweet Home: The Music Of Robert Johnson - Random

Chance (6)

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

4 Charlie Musselwhite - Sanctuary - Real World (4)

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

Plain (4)

6 Nick Curran And The Nitelifes - Player! - Blind Pig (4)

7 Johnny Winter - Johnny Winter - Epic Legacy (4)

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

9 W.C. Clark - Deep In The Heart - Alligator (3)

10 The Bo-Keys - The Royal Sessions - Yellow Dog (3)

11 Guitar Shorty - Watch Your Back - Alligator (3)

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

13 Ellis Hooks - Uncomplicated - Artemis (2)

14 Eric Clapton - Me And Mr. Johnson - Reprise (2)

15 Deborah Coleman - What About Love? - Telarc (2)

16 Bobby Rush - Folk Funk - Deep Rush (2)

17 Otis Taylor - Double V - Telarc (2)

18 Tinsley Ellis - The Hard Way - Telarc (2)

19 Keb Mo - Keep It Simple - Epic/Okeh (2)

20 Charles Wilson - If Heartaches Were Nickels - Delmark (2)

21 Roy Tyler And New Directions - Three Way Calling - Severn (2)

22 Lightnin' Hopkins - The Best Of Lightnin' Hopkins - Columbia Legacy

(2)

23 Hound Dog Taylor - Release The Hound - Alligator (2)

24 Jody Williams - You Left Me In The Dark - Evidence (1)

25 Pat Boyack - Voices From The Street - Doc Blues (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

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

- Sangu (5)

2 The Body Acoustic - The Body Acoustic - Chesky (5)

3 Nomo - Nomo - Ypsilanti Records (4)

4 Monty Alexander And Ernest Ranglin - Rock Steady - Telarc (4)

5 Candido And Gracielo - Inolvidable - Chesky (4)

6 Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (3)

7 Afro-Bop Alliance - Encarnacion - Cubop.com (3)

8 Bebo And Cigalo - Lagrimas Negras - Calle 54 (3)

9 Sonido Isleno - Blue Tres - Tresero (2)

10 Caetano Veloso - A Foreign Sound - Nonesuch (2)

11 Plena Libre - Estamos Gozando - Times Square (2)

12 Angel Melendez - 911 Mambo Orchestra - Latin Street Music (2)

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

14 Tito Puente, Jr. - En Los Pasos De Mi Padre - Protel (2)

15 Various Artists - Pure Brazil - Planet Rhythm (2)

16 Oliver Lake - Dat Love - Passin' Thru (1)

17 Vinicius Cantuaria - Horse And Fish - Bar None (1)

18 Maria Rita Mariano - Maria Rita - Warner Music Latina (1)

19 Katia Moraes & Sambaguru - Live - Kufala (1)

20 The Mambo Kings - Marinera - Mambo Kingdom Music (1)

21 Joao Gilberto - In Tokyo - Verve (1)

22 Kerry Lindner - Sail Away With Me - Blue Toucan Music (1)

23 Sammy DeLeon - Y Su Orquesta - Azica (1)

24 Marco Figueira - Brazilliance - Blue Toucan Music (1)

25 Claudia Acuna - Luna - Max Jazz (1)