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AMAZON.CO.UK FOLK/ROOTS/WORLD 30

June’s non-budget price CD sales from Amazon.co.uk.
  1. BELLOWHEAD Revival (Island)
  2. NATALIE MERCHANT Natalie Merchant (Nonesuch)
  3. MARTIN & ELIZA CARTHY The Moral Of The Elephant (Topic)
  4. CARA DILLON A Thousand Hearts (Charcoal)
  5. BELLOWHEAD Broadside (Navigator)
  6. VARIOUS ARTISTS Inside Llewyn Davis OST (Nonesuch)
  7. TOUMANI & SIDIKI DIABATÉ Toumani & Sidiki (World Circuit)
  8. DAVE ALVIN & PHIL ALVIN Common Ground (Yep Roc)
  9. THE RAILS Fair Warning (Island)
  10. SETH LAKEMAN Word Of Mouth (Cooking Vinyl)
  11. VARIOUS ARTISTS Sonzeira: Brasil Bam Bam Bam (Virgin)
  12. EDDI READER Vagabond (Reveal)
  13. VARIOUS ARTISTS BBC Folk Awards 2014 (Proper)
  14. JOHN SMITH Great Lakes (Barp)
  15. THE FULL ENGLISH The Full English (Topic)
  16. ANGELIQUE KIDJO Eve (429)
  17. 9BACH Tincian (Real World)
  18. JULIE FOWLIS Gach Sgeul (Machair)
  19. CATRIN FINCH & SECKOU KEITA Clychau Dibon (Astar/Mwldan)
  20. BELLOWHEAD Hedonism (Navigator)
  21. BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB Buena Vista Social Club (World Circuit)
  22. THE GLOAMING The Gloaming (Real World)
  23. BONNIE DOBSON Take Me For A Walk In The Morning Dew (Hornbeam)
  24. WILLIE WATSON Folk Singer Vol 1 (Acony)
  25. IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE Let’s Dance (Soundway)
  26. RY COODER 1970 – 1987 Box Set (Rhino)
  27. STEELEYE SPAN Wintersmith (Park)
  28. THE FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS One And All (Universal)
  29. OYSTERBAND Diamonds On The Water (Navigator)
  30. BILLIE JO & NORA Foreverly (Warners)

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WORLD MUSIC EUROPEAN AIRPLAY 20

June’s most played world music albums, compiled from returns from radio DJs all over Europe World Music Charts Europe
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  1. TOUMANI & SIDIKI DIABATÉ Toumani & Sidiki (World Circuit)
  2. SIERRA LEONE’S REFUGEE ALL-STARS Libation (Cumbancha)
  3. MELINGO Linyera (World Village)
  4. LOS DE ABAJO Mariachi Beat (Flowfish)
  5. SIA TOLNO African Woman (Lusafrica)
  6. BOULPIK Konpa Lakay (Lusafrica)
  7. VARIOUS ARTISTS The Sound Of Siam Vol 2 (Soundway)
  8. MAYRA ANDRADE Lovely Difficult (Stern’s)
  9. 9BACH Tincian (Real World)
  10. VARIOUS ARTISTS Role: New Sounds Of Brazil (Mais Um Discos)
  11. BOSSACUCANOVA Our Kind Of Bossa (Six Degrees)
  12. OUMAR KONATE Addoh (Clermont Music)
  13. DUNJA KNEBL & KOLOLIRA Tamo Doli (Dancing Bear)
  14. CAFER NAZLIBA¸S Feryad-I-Kemane (One Earth)
  15. AZIZA BRAHIM Soutak (Glitterbeat)
  16. UNAVANTALUNA Isula Ranni (Finisterre)
  17. HIJAZ Nahadin (Zephyrus)
  18. SONIDO GALLO NEGRO Sendero Mistico (Glitterbeat)
  19. BEAUTIFUL NUBIA & THE ROOTS RENAISSANCE BAND Keere (CDBaby)
  20. MELINGO Linyera (World Village)

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WORLD MUSIC NETWORK VIDEO 10

Watch all the videos in July's chart (and earlier) at www.worldmusic.net/charts/video/
  1. ANA TIJOUX ft SHADIA MANSOUR Somos Sur
  2. SKAZKA ORCHESTRA Uzhas
  3. DA CRUZ Bola Da Discoteca
  4. KARIKATURA Eyes Wider
  5. MESEL Getme Getme
  6. RICARDO LEMVO & MACINA LOCA Dikulusu
  7. OUSMANE AG MOSSA (TAMIKREST) Live At Festival Musiques Métisses
  8. MOLOTOV JUKEBOX Acústico En El Vehiculo De La Musica
  9. AMANDA MARTINEZ Va y Viene
  10. CELSO PINA ft TONY MORENO Cumbia Sobre

20 YEARS AGO

June 1994 sales chart from Virgin Retail’s national chain computer.
  1. JAH WOBBLE’S INVADERS OF THE HEART Take Me To God (Island)
  2. ALI FARKA TOURÉ & RY COODER Talking Timbuktu (World Circuit)
  3. EMMYLOU HARRIS Cowgirl’s Prayer (Grapevine)
  4. NICK DRAKE Way To Blue (Island)
  5. BONNIE RAITT Longing In Their Hearts (Capitol)
  6. SHEILA CHANDRA The Zen Kiss (Real World)
  7. VARIOUS ARTISTS Hemisphere Sampler (EMI Hemisphere)
  8. VARIOUS ARTISTS Hard Times And Heartaches (Sony)
  9. ANGELIQUE KIDJO Ayé (Mango)
  10. IRIS DEMENT My Life (Warner Bros)
  11. POPS STAPLES Father Father (Point Blank)
  12. RICHARD THOMPSON Mirror Blue (Capitol)
  13. VARIOUS ARTISTS World Music Sampler Vol 2 (Nimbus)
  14. YOUSSOU N’DOUR Hey You! The Best Of … (Music Club)
  15. THE KATHRYN TICKELL BAND Signs (Black Crow)
  16. TED HAWKINS The Next 1000 Years (Geffen)
  17. VARIOUS ARTISTS It’s Spelt Specialty (Ace)
  18. LEVELLERS Levelling The Land (China)
  19. HOWLING WOLF Genuine Article (MCA/Chess)
  20. NANCI GRIFFITH The Best Of Nanci Griffith (MCA)

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

 

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