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2:47 pm
Wed December 8, 2004

WEMU Top Twenty Five Week of November 28-December 3, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs the week of November 28-December 3, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from November 28th through December 4th 2004. The number in the parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1. Manuel Valera/ Forma/ Nuevo/ Mavo (11)

2. Steve Turre/ The Spirits From Up Above/ High Note (10)

3. Dr. Lonnie Smith/ Too Damn Hot!/ Palmetto (7)

4. Hilario Duran/ New Danzon/ Alma (7)

5. Wallace Roney/ Prototype/ High Note (6)

6. Medeski, Martin & Wood/ End Of The World Party/ Blue Note (6)

7. Pucho & The Latin Soul Brothers/ The Hideout/Milestone (6)

8. Don Pullen/ Mosaic Select 13: Don Pullen/ Mosaic (6)

9. Rene Marie/ Serene Renegade/ Max Jazz (5)

10. Conrad Herwig & Brian Lynch/ Que Viva Coltrane/Criss Cross (5)

11. Coleman Hawkins/ The Hawk Flies High/ Riverside (5)

12. Dexter Gordon/ Mosaic Select 14: Dexter Gordon/Mosaic (5)

13. Michael Wolff/ Dangerous Vision/ Artemis (4)

14. Deep Blue Organ Trio/ Deep Blue Bruise/ Delmark (4)

15. Papa John DeFrancesco/ Walking Uptown/ Savant (4)

16. Jane Bunnett/ Red Dragonfly/ Narada (4)

17. Phil Woods/ This Is How I Feel About Quincy/Jazzed Media (4)

18. Roy Brooks/ Beat!/ Fresh Sounds (4)

19. Johnny Griffin/ Bush Dance/ Galaxy (4)

20. Mr. B. / B. At Home/ Joybox (3)

21. Reuben Wilson/ Boogaloo To Beastie Boys/Scufflin? (3)

22. Eddie Henderson/ Time And Spaces/ Sirocco Music (3)

23. Fredrik Lundin/ Belly Up/ Stunt (3)

24. Revolutionary Ensemble/ And Now/ Pi (3)

25. Enrico Pieranunzi/ Fellini Jazz/ Cam Jazz (3)

Blues

1. Ben Harper & The Blind Boys Of Alabama/ There Will Be A Light/ Virgin (5)

2. Michael Powers/ Onyx Root/ Baryon Records (4)

3. Lightning Hopkins/The Best Of Lightning Hopkins/Prestige (4)

4. Mr. B/ B. At Home/ Joybox (3)

5. Keb? Mo?/ Peace: Back By Popular Demand/ Epic/ Okeh (3)

6. Ray Charles/Ray! Original Motion Picture Soundtrack/Rhino (3)

7. Tom Rigney/ A Blue Thing/ Parhelion (2)

8. Paul Rishell & Annie Raines/ Going Home/ Tone Cool/ Artemis (2)

9. J.B. Hutto/ Stompin At Mother Blues/ Delmark (2)

10. Nora Jean Bruso/ Going Back To Mississippi (2)

11. Detroit Jr./ Blues On the Internet/ Delmark (2)

12. Kirk Fletcher/Shades Of Blue/ Delta Groove (2)

13. Chris Thomas King/ When My Guitar Screams And Moans/ 21st Century Blues (2)

14. The Mannish Boys/ That Represent Man/ Delta Groove (2)

15. RJ Mischo/ Meet Me On The Coast/ Cross Cut (2)

16. Various Artists/ Lighting In A Bottle/ Columbia (2)

17. Big Joe Duskin/ Big Joe Jumps Again/ Yellow Dog (1)

18. Etta Baker with Taj Mahal/ Etta Baker With Taj Mahal/ Music Maker (1)

19. R.L. Burnside/ A Bothered Mind/ Fat Possum (1)

20. The Ford Brothers/ Center Stage/ Blue Rock?it (1)

21. Jelly Roll All-Stars/ Must Be Jelly/ Severn (1)

22. E.G. Kight/ Takin? It Easy/ Blue South (1)

23. Janiva Magness/ Bury Him At The Crossroads/Northern Blues (1)

24. Jimmy Norman/ Little Pieces/ Wild Flower (1)

25. Roy Rodgers And The Delta Rhythm Kings/ Live: Big Room/ Chop Records (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Manuel Valera/ Forma Nueva/ Mavo (11)

2. Hilario Duran/New Danzon/Alma (7)

3. Pucho And The Latin Soul Brothers/ The Hideout/Milestone (6)

4. Conrad Herwig and Brian Lynch/ Que Viva Coltrane/Criss Cross (5)

5. Jane Bunnett/Red Dragonfly/Narada (4)

6. Paula Morelenbaum/ Berimbaum/ Universal Music Brazil (3)

7. Carlinhos Brown/ Mil Veros: Carlinhos Brown Greatest Hits/ EMI (3)

8. Various Artists/ The Girls From Ipanema/Universal (3)

9. Various Artists/ Bossa 4 Two: Volume 2/ Universal (2)

10. Various Artists/ Trama 2003 International Sampler/ Trama (2)

11. Carlos ?Potato? Valdez/ El Hombre/ Mambo Maniacs (2)

12. Poncho Sanchez/ Poncho At Montreux/ Silver Line (2)

13. Jazz Jamaica All-Stars/ Massive/ Dune (2)

14. Mark Lotz/ Cuban Fishes Make Good Dishes/ Random House (2)

15. Long John Olivia/ Buleya/ Lucumi Productions (2)

16. Ray Mantilla/ Man-Ti-Ya/ Savant (2)

17. Omar Sosa/ Mulatos/ Ota (2)

18. Jimmy Bosch/ El Avion De La Salsa/ JRG Records (1)

19. Bossacucanova/ Uma Batide Differente/ Six Degrees (1)

20. Ana Caram/ Hollywood Rio/ Chesky (1)

21. Loteria De La Cumbia Lounge/ Charanga Cakewalk/Artemis (1)

22. Abdoulaye N?Diaye/ Taoue?/ Justin Time (1)

23. Papa Mambo/ Amanecer/ Uncontrollable Records (1)

24. John Santos/ Para Ellos/ Machete (1)

25. Daby Toure/ Diam/ Real World (1)