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AMAZON.CO.UK FOLK/ROOTS/WORLD 30

August’s non-budget price CD sales from Amazon.co.uk.
  1. RICHARD THOMPSON Acoustic Classics (Proper)
  2. BELLOWHEAD Revival (Island)
  3. LOUDON WAINWRIGHT III Haven’t Got The Blues (Yet) (Proper)
  4. NATALIE MERCHANT Natalie Merchant (Nonesuch)
  5. CARA DILLON A Thousand Hearts (Charcoal)
  6. JULIE FOWLIS Gach Sgeul (Machair)
  7. JAMES YORKSTON The Cellardyke Recording And Wassailing Society (Domino)
  8. LES AMBASSADEURS Les Ambassadeurs Du Motel De Bamako (Stern’s)
  9. THE RAILS Fair Warning (Island)
  10. COOPE, BOYES & SIMPSON In Flanders Fields (No Masters)
  11. OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW Remedy (ATO)
  12. SETH LAKEMAN Word Of Mouth (Cooking Vinyl)
  13. THE GLOAMING The Gloaming (Real World)
  14. CATRIN FINCH & SECKOU KEITA Clychau Dibon (Astar/Mwldan)
  15. THE FULL ENGLISH The Full English (Topic)
  16. MARTIN & ELIZA CARTHY The Moral Of The Elephant (Topic)
  17. DOUGIE MACLEAN Till Tomorrow (Linn)
  18. VARIOUS ARTISTS BBC Folk Awards 2014 (Proper)
  19. VARIOUS ARTISTS Inside Llewyn Davis OST (Nonesuch)
  20. TOUMANI & SIDIKI DIABATÉ Toumani & Sidiki (World Circuit)
  21. DAVE ALVIN & PHIL ALVIN Common Ground (Yep Roc)
  22. NANCY KERR Sweet Visitor (Little Dish)
  23. STEELEYE SPAN Wintersmith (Park)
  24. RICHARD THOMPSON Electric (Proper)
  25. MAZ O’CONNOR This Willowed Light (Wild Sound)
  26. BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB Buena Vista Social Club (World Circuit)
  27. RY COODER 1970 – 1987 Box Set (Rhino)
  28. VARIOUS ARTISTS Sonzeira: Brasil Bam Bam Bam (Virgin)
  29. THE FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS One And All (Universal)
  30. OYSTERBAND Diamonds On The Water (Navigator)

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WORLD MUSIC EUROPEAN AIRPLAY 20

August’s most played world music albums, compiled from returns from radio DJs all over Europe World Music Charts Europe
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  1. NOURA MINT SEYMALI Tzenni (Glitterbeat)
  2. SÖNDÖRGÖ Tamburocket (Riverboat)
  3. KASAI ALLSTARS Beware Of The Fetish (Crammed)
  4. MERIDIAN BROTHERS Salvadora Robot (Soundway)
  5. SIA TOLNO African Woman (Lusafrica)
  6. BOULPIK Konpa Lakay (Lusafrica)
  7. MAJID BEKKAS Al Qantara (Igloo)
  8. LES AMBASSADEURS Les Ambassadeurs Du Motel De Bamako (Stern’s)
  9. RADICANTO Oltremare (Arealive)
  10. LOS DE ABAJO Mariachi Beat (Flowfish)
  11. TOUMANI & SIDIKI DIABATÉ Toumani & Sidiki (World Circuit)
  12. VARIOUS ARTISTS The Sound Of Siam Vol 2 (Soundway)
  13. MELINGO Linyera (World Village)
  14. CHŁOPCY KONTRA BASIA Oj Tak! (Riverboat)
  15. AGRICANTUS Turnari (CNI)
  16. VARIOUS ARTISTS Rolê: New Sounds Of Brazil (Mais Um Discos)
  17. MARIA MAZOTTA & REDI HASA Ura (Finisterre)
  18. RED CHAMBER Gathering (Za Discs)
  19. SIERRA LEONE REFUGEE ALL-STARS Libation (Cumbancha)

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WORLD MUSIC NETWORK VIDEO 10

Watch all the videos in August's chart (and earlier) at www.worldmusic.net/charts/video/
  1. FOUMA SYSTEM Xamal Sa Bopp
  2. VOODOO LOVE ORCHESTRA Linda Magdalena
  3. TIKEN JAH FAKOLY Dernier Appel
  4. BATIDA Pobre E Rico
  5. SONIDO GUAY NEÑE El Zonda
  6. MESZECSINKA Kinyilok
  7. OAK TREE Kitchen Mandolin
  8. KASAI ALLSTARS Thus Spoke The Ancestors
  9. ADEEL SAEED CHISHTI Khuwaja Dar Jaon Gi
  10. JAUNE TOUJOURS All Eyes

25 YEARS AGO

August 1989 sales from fRoots’ national survey of specialist and general record dealers.
  1. THE POGUES Peace And Love (WEA)
  2. CLANNAD Past, Present (RCA)
  3. ENYA Watermark (WEA)
  4. GIPSY KINGS Gipsy Kings (Telstar)
  5. PETER GABRIEL Passion (Real World)
  6. VARIOUS ARTISTS Will The Circle Be Unbroken 2 (MCA)
  7. LES NEGRESSES VERTES Mlah (Rhythm King)
  8. COWBOY JUNKIES The Trinity Sessions (Cooking Vinyl)
  9. 10,000 MANIACS Blind Man’s Zoo (Elektra)
  10. TRACY CHAPMAN Tracy Chapman (Elektra)
  11. DOLORES KEANE Dolores Keane (DK)
  12. TANITA TIKARAM Ancient Heart (WEA)
  13. YOUSSOU N’DOUR The Lion (Virgin)
  14. CAPERCAILLIE Sidewaulk (Green Linnet)
  15. THE WATERBOYS Fisherman’s Blues (Ensign)
  16. CHRISTY MOORE Voyage (WEA)
  17. GREGSON & COLLISTER A Change In The Weather (Special Delivery)
  18. THE DAVY SPILLANE BAND Out Of The Air (Cooking Vinyl)
  19. ALTAN Horse With A Heart (Green Linnet)
  20. SKYLARK All Of It (Claddagh)

Each issue of fRoots carries a wider list of charts from dealers and radio DJs.

 

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