Folk Music Radio Airplay Chart
May 2022, Week 3

Compiled by Richard Gillmann
From Playlists Submitted to FOLKDJ-L


TOP ALBUMS OF May 2022, Week 3
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2599 plays from 92 playlists from 71 Folk DJs

  1: "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things," Chuck Brodsky [Self, 4/2022] (23)
        "Half the People" (7)
        "It Takes Two Wings" (5)
        "The Things You Think You Know" (4)
        "How I Changed His Mind" (3)
  2: "Narrow Line," Mama's Broke [Free Dirt, 3/2022] (16)
        "How It Ends" (4)
        "Narrow Line" (3)
        "Just Pick One" (3)
        "Windows" (2)
  3: "Cosmic Dreamer," Barney Bentall [True North, 4/2022] (14)
        "Potter's Wheel" (4)
        "Whiskey Jack" (3)
        "Cody Road" (2)
        "Shadows" (2)
  3: "Dobrosinger," Abbie Gardner [Self, 4/2022] (14)
        "Down the Mountain" (4)
        "Only All The Time" (3)
        "See You Again" (2)
        "Born In The City" (2)
  5: "Steel & Wool," Kim Beggs [Self, 5/2022] (13)
        "Not a Man of God" (3)
        "Steel and Wool" (2)
        "They Shut the Greyhound Down" (2)
        "I Wanna Be a Flower" (2)
        "When She Divides the Town" (2)
  6: "Truth Is," Vanessa Lively [Self, 5/2022] (12)
        "Oh Deliverance" (4)
        "In Between" (3)
        "I Am Found" (2)
  7: "Dirt Does Dylan," Nitty Gritty Dirt Band [Ngdb, 5/2022] (11)
        "She Belongs to Me" (4)
        " Forever Young" (2)
        "I Shall Be Released" (2)
  7: "Extrovert," Mr. Sun [Compass, 5/2022] (11)
        "Breaker's Bakedown" (3)
        "Just a Little Lovin'" (2)
        "Tamp 'Em Up Solid" (2)
  7: "Get on Board," Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder [Nonesuch, 4/2022] (11)
        "Drinkin' Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee" (3)
        "The Midnight Special" (2)
  7: "Impressions," James Lee Baker [Self, 5/2022] (11)
        "Just Like A Woman" (4)
        "Most Promising Officer" (2)
        "Morningside" (2)
 11: "12th of June," Lyle Lovett [Verve, 4/2022] (9)
        "Pants Is Overrated" (2)
 11: "A Beautiful Time," Willie Nelson [Legacy, 4/2022] (9)
        "Dusty Bottles" (2)
 11: "Lilygild," Hilary Hawke [Pickin' Chicken, 5/2022] (9)
        "Jack of Diamonds" (2)
        "Beehive's Chorus" (2)
        "Three Snakes" (2)
 11: "Tucson," Amy Speace [Windbone, 3/2022] (9)
        "If You Fall" (3)
        "Why I Wake Early" (2)
        "Little Red" (2)
 15: "20 Printemps," Le Vent Du Nord [La Compagnie Du Nord, 3/2022] (8)
        "Turlute Du Mai" (2)
        "Ma Louise" (2)
 15: "All Is Quiet," Susan Cattaneo [Self, 4/2022] (8)
        "Borrowed Blue" (3)
        "Blackbirds" (2)
        "Diamond Days" (2)
 15: "Going the Distance," Jim Patton & Sherry Brokus [Berkalin, 5/2022] (8)
        "Words I Can't Unsay" (2)
        "Going The Distance" (2)
        "that's what I do" (2)

TOP SONGS OF May 2022, Week 3
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2599 plays from 92 playlists from 71 Folk DJs

1. "Half The People" (7)
     from "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things" (Chuck Brodsky)
2. "It Takes Two Wings" (5)
     from "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things" (Chuck Brodsky)
2. "On The Blind Side" (5)
     from "On The Blind Side - single" (Ray Bonneville)
2. "Put My Little Shoes Away" (5)
     from "What Are They Doing in Heaven Today?" (Kathy Kallick)
5. "Breaker's Bakedown" (4)
     from "Extrovert" (Mr. Sun)
5. "Down The Mountain" (4)
     from "Dobrosinger" (Abbie Gardner)
5. "How It Ends" (4)
     from "Narrow Line" (Mama's Broke)
5. "Just Like A Woman" (4)
     from "Impressions" (James Lee Baker)
5. "Mr. Bojangles" (4)
     from "Jerry Jeff" (Steve Earle & The Dukes)
5. "My Back Pages" (4)
     from "Keep a Clean Engine" (Dalia Davis)
5. "Oh Deliverance" (4)
     from "Truth Is" (Vanessa Lively)
5. "Potter's Wheel" (4)
     from "Cosmic Dreamer" (Barney Bentall)
5. "Robot" (4)
     from "Robot" (Shanna in a Dress)
5. "She Belongs to Me" (4)
     from "Dirt Does Dylan" (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
5. "Souvenir" (4)
     from "Tell 'Em You Were Gold" (Pharis & Jason Romero)

TOP ARTISTS OF May 2022, Week 3
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2599 plays from 92 playlists from 71 Folk DJs

1. Bob Dylan (28)
        "Blood On The Tracks" (3)
2. Chuck Brodsky (23)
        "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things" (23)
3. Ed Trickett (17)
        "People Like You" (6)
        "The Telling Takes Me Home" (6)
        "Gently Down the Stream of Time" (4)
4. Mama's Broke (16)
        "Narrow Line" (15)
5. Abbie Gardner (14)
        "Dobrosinger" (14)
5. Kim Beggs (14)
        "Steel & Wool" (12)
7. Barney Bentall (13)
        "Cosmic Dreamer" (13)
7. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (13)
        "Dirt Does Dylan" (11)
9. Mr. Sun (12)
        "Extrovert" (11)
9. Vanessa Lively (12)
        "Truth Is" (12)
11. Amy Speace (11)
        "Tucson" (9)
        "There Used To Be Horses Here" (2)
11. James Lee Baker (11)
        "Impressions" (11)
11. Pharis & Jason Romero (11)
        "Tell 'Em You Were Gold" (7)
11. Willie Nelson (11)
        "A Beautiful Time" (9)
15. Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder (10)
        "Get on Board" (10)
16. Bonnie Raitt (9)
        "Just Like That" (6)
16. Hilary Hawke (9)
        "Lilygild" (9)
18. Charlie Musselwhite (8)
        "Mississippi Son" (7)
18. Charley Crockett (8)
        "Jukebox Charley" (4)
        "Lil G.L. Presents: Jukebox Charley" (4)
18. Judy Henske (8)
        "High Flying Bird" (3)
        "Judy Henske" (2)
        "She Sang California" (2)
18. Le Vent Du Nord (8)
        "20 Printemps" (8)
18. Lyle Lovett (8)
        "12th of June" (8)
18. Old Crow Medicine Show (8)
        "Paint This Town" (7)
18. Susan Cattaneo (8)
        "All Is Quiet" (8)
18. Utah Phillips (8)
        "Good Though!" (2)
        "Long Memory" (2)
        "Making Speech Free" (2)

TOP LABELS OF May 2022, Week 3
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2599 plays from 92 playlists from 71 Folk DJs

1. Columbia (51)
2. Rounder (46)
3. Smithsonian/Folkways (41)
4. Compass (31)
5. Nonesuch (27)
6. Folk-Legacy (26)
7. Free Dirt (24)
7. Red House (24)
9. Sugar Hill (19)
10. True North (15)
11. RCA (13)
11. Rhino (13)
13. New West (11)
13. Signature Sounds (11)
13. Stony Plain (11)

FOLK DJs - May 2022, Week 3
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2599 plays from 92 playlists from 71 Folk DJs

Allen Larman (KPFK-FM, CA)
Annie Keville (WVBR-FM, NY)
Art Menius (WHUP-LP, NC)
Arthur Berman (CiTR-FM & podcast, BC)
Arthur Dean (WCNI-FM, CT)
Artie Martello (bluesandrootsradio.com & mostlyfolk.org, NY)
Bill "Rusty" Crowell & Jan Alba (WPPM-FM, PA)
Bill Revill (WESU-FM, CT)
Bill Wagman (KDVS-FM, CA)
Bob Heyer (WWOV-LP, WV)
Bob Sherman (WFUV-FM, NY)
Brenda Tacik (CJTR-FM, SK)
Carolyn VandeWiele (WFHB-FM, IN)
Chris McGill (WSPN-FM, NY)
Colin Fielding (3INR-FM, Australia)
David John (KEOS-FM & KAXE-FM, MN)
David Sears (WBGU-FM & syndicated, OH)
Diane Crowe (WMCB-LP, MA)
Diane Karl (KBOO-FM, OR)
Dick Hermans (WKZE-FM, NY)
Fred Frawley (WMPG-FM, ME)
Gerry Goodfriend (CKUT-FM, QC)
Graham & Barbara Dean (WBCR-LP, MA)
Harlon Joye (WRFG-FM, GA)
Jack Dugan (WIOX-FM, NY)
Jan Vanderhorst (justusfolk.com, ON)
Jean Geiger (KBCS-FM, WA)
Jenny Flux (2BBB-FM, Australia)
Jeremy Butler (Alabama Public Radio)
Jim Marino (CFMU-FM, ON)
John Weingart (WPRB-FM, NJ)
Jon Colcord (Syndicated, NH)
Jon Stein (WTBQ-AM, NY)
Karen Rakos (KEUL-FM, AK)
Kelly Walker (WTSU-FM & podcast, AL)
Ken Batista (WYEP-FM, PA)
Kevin Elliott (WEFT-FM, IL)
Larry Hoyt (WAER-FM, NY)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM, AR)
Lilli Kuzma (WDCB-FM, IL)
Lyle D. Skinner (CJUM-FM & CKJS-FM, MB)
Marc Albert (KMUZ-FM, OR)
Marilyn Rea Beyer (WFMT-FM, IL)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM & WGDH-FM, VT)
Matt Watroba (WKAR-FM, MI)
Menachem Vinegrad (Radio Upper Galilee & folkmusicnotebook.com, Israel)
Michael Alzo (WSLU-FM, NY)
Michael Park (mixcloud.com & PRX, ON)
Mike Regenstreif (CKCU-FM, ON)
Mitch Park (Radio Kidnappers & folknortheast.com, New Zealand)
Norm Mast (WVPE-FM, IN)
Paul Hartman (WTMD-FM, MD)
Paul Hefti (KUBU-LP & live365.com, CA)
Peter Kernast (WTSR-FM, NJ)
Richard Gillmann (KBCS-FM, WA)
Richard Gordon (WVUD-FM, DE)
Rik James (KGLT-FM, MT)
Robert Resnik (Vermont Public Radio)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Ron Olesko (WFDU-FM, NJ)
Steve Edge (CiTR-FM, BC)
Steven Morrison (KBOO-FM, OR)
Stu Weaver (WFCF-FM, FL)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WWUH-FM & WHUS-FM, CT)
Susi Lanagan (PBS-FM, Australia)
Taylor Caffery (WRKF-FM, LA)
Terry B. Moses & Naomi Soule (KCLC-FM, MO)
Tom Druckenmiller (WDIY-FM & podcast, PA)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
Wally Bowen (KOCF-LP, OR)
Wayne Greene (KEOS-FM, TX)


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