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AMAZON.CO.UK FOLK/ROOTS/WORLD 30

June’s non-budget price CD sales from Amazon.co.uk.

Amazon.co.uk were unable to provide us with their usual Folk/Roots/World Music chart in time for this issue.


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WORLD MUSIC EUROPEAN AIRPLAY TOP 15

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. M.A.K.U. SOUND SYSTEM Mezcla (Glitterbeat)
  2. BOMBINO Azel (Partisan)
  3. CEU Tropix (Six Degrees)
  4. STEFANO SALETTI & BANDA IKONA Sound City (Finisterre)
  5. AZIZA BRAHIM Abbar El Hamada (Glitterbeat)
  6. VARIOUS ARTISTS Space Echo (Analog Africa)
  7. ANA ALCAIDE Leyenda (ARC)
  8. FÉLIX LAJKÓ Most Jöttem (Fono)
  9. KONONO No.1 Konono No.1 Meets Batida (Crammed)
  10. REFUGEES FOR REFUGEES Amerli (Muziekpublique)
  11. FANFARE CIOCARLIA Onwards To Mars! (Asphalt Tango)
  12. AFRO-HAITIAN EXPERIMENTAL ORCHESTRA Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra (Glitterbeat)
  13. SELMER ENSEMBLE Rescued Treasure (Piranha)
  14. VARIOUS ARTISTS Every Song Has Its End (Glitterbeat)
  15. HERCZKU AGI & BAND Live At Womex Budapest (Fono)

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TRANSGLOBAL WORLD MUSIC CHART TOP 15

June’s favourite albums compiled from a worldwide panel of broadcasters and writers.
  1. REFUGEES FOR REFUGEES Amerli (Muziekpublique)
  2. LAKOU MIZIK Wa Di Yo (Cumbancha)
  3. AFRO CELT SOUND SYSTEM The Source (ECC)
  4. YO-YO MA & SILK ROAD ENSEMBLE Sing Me Home (Sony Masterworks)
  5. AFRO-HAITIAN EXPERIMENTAL ORCHESTRA Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra (Glitterbeat)
  6. BOMBINO Azel (Partisan)
  7. CALYPSO ROSE Far From Home (Because)
  8. QUINTET BUMBAC Libre Voyage Dans LesMusiques Des Balkans (Collectif Çok Malko)
  9. ANA ALCAIDE Leyenda (ARC)
  10. ELIZA SOARES The Woman At The End Of The World (Mais Um Discos)
  11. ANOUSHKA SHANKAR Land Of Gold (Deutsche Grammophon)
  12. LEYLA McCALLA A Day For The Hunter… (Jazz Village)
  13. MABIISI Mabiisi (Akwaaba Music)
  14. LA BANDA MORISCA Algarabya (Fol Musica)
  15. DAMIR IMAMOVIC’S SEVDAH TAKHT Dvojka (Glitterbeat)

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WORLD MUSIC NETWORK VIDEO 10

Watch all the videos in June’s chart (and earlier) at www.worldmusic.net/charts/video/
  1. M.A.K.U. SOUNDSYSTEM La Inevitable
  2. CHARLES BRADLEY Nobody But You (Live on 89.3 Current)
  3. AFRO-HAITIAN EXPERIMENTAL ORCHESTRA Bade Zile
  4. HAZMAT MODINE Moving Stones
  5. SIMO LAGNAWI & MULELE MATONDO Afrique C’Est Chic
  6. ESMA REDZEPOVA & FOLK MASTERS Caje Sukarije (Live on KEXP)
  7. PROTOJE Who Knows (Live On Later With Jools)
  8. LAMINE SONKO & THE AFRICAN INTELLIGENCE Lumba/ Mi Amore
  9. TEK TEK ENSEMBLE Diamonds In The Beat
  10. THROES + THE SHRINE Guerreros (feat. La Yegros)

25 YEARS AGO

June 1991 sales from Virgin Retail’s national chain computer.
  1. RUNRIG The Big Wheel (Chrysalis)
  2. RICHARD THOMPSON Rumour And Sigh (Capitol)
  3. CHRISTY MOORE Smoke And Strong Whisky (Newberry)
  4. BUDDY GUY Damn Right I Got The Blues (Silvertone)
  5. BOB DYLAN The Bootleg Series Vols 1-3 (Columbia)
  6. PAUL SIMON Rhythm Of The Saints (Warner Bros)
  7. VARIOUS ARTISTS Bringing It All Back Home (BBC)
  8. SALIF KEITA Amen (Mango)
  9. THE KATHRYN TICKELL BAND The Kathryn Tickell Band (Black Crow)
  10. ALIAS RON KAVANA Coming Days (Chiswick)
  11. VARIOUS ARTISTS Deadicated (Arista)
  12. PAUL BRADY Trick Or Treat (Fontana)
  13. LINTON KWESI JOHNSON T’ings An’ Times (Stern’s)
  14. TAJ MAHAL Like Never Before (Private/ BMG)
  15. WILLIE DIXON Hidden Charms (Silvertone)
  16. ALTAN The Red Crow (Green Linnet)
  17. ALBERT COLLINS The Iceman (Point Blank)
  18. JONI MITCHELL Night Ride Home (Geffen)
  19. BAABA MAAL Baayo (Mango)
  20. THE LEVELLERS A Weapon Called The Word (Musidisc)

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

 

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