Folk Music Radio Airplay Chart
May 2022, Week 5

Compiled by Richard Gillmann
From Playlists Submitted to FOLKDJ-L


TOP ALBUMS OF May 2022, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 1912 plays from 61 playlists from 50 Folk DJs

  1: "Dobrosinger," Abbie Gardner [Self, 4/2022] (17)
        "Down the Mountain" (5)
        "See You Again" (4)
        "When We Were Kids" (3)
        "Honky Tonk Song" (2)
        "Born In The City" (2)
  2: "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things," Chuck Brodsky [Self, 4/2022] (14)
        "The Country Needed Baseball" (3)
        "It Takes Two Wings" (3)
        "the Things You Think You Know" (2)
        "If This Is It" (2)
        "Half the People" (2)
  3: "Dirt Does Dylan," Nitty Gritty Dirt Band [Ngdb, 5/2022] (10)
        "Tonight I'll Be Staying Here with You" (2)
        "Don't Think Twice, It's All Right" (2)
  4: "The Veil," Edie Carey [Self, 5/2022] (9/14)
        "Georgia" (2)
        "I Know This" (2)
        "Teacher" (2)
  5: "Impressions," James Lee Baker [Self, 5/2022] (8)
        "Young Man In America" (2)
        "Morningside" (2)
        "Just Like A Woman" (2)
  5: "Lilygild," Hilary Hawke [Pickin' Chicken, 5/2022] (8)
        "Happy Hollow" (2)
        "Jack of Diamonds" (2)
  5: "Narrow Line," Mama's Broke [Free Dirt, 3/2022] (8)
        "Just Pick One" (3)
  5: "Tucson," Amy Speace [Windbone, 3/2022] (8)
        "If You Fall" (2)
        "Little Red" (2)
        "Why I Wake Early" (2)
  9: "Cosmic Dreamer," Barney Bentall [True North, 4/2022] (7)
        "You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go" (3)
        "Whiskey Jack" (2)
 10: "Extrovert," Mr. Sun [Compass, 5/2022] (6)
        "Breaker's Bakedown" (2)
        "The Fiddler of Dooney" (2)
 10: "Robot," Shanna in a Dress [Self, 5/2022] (6)
        "Robot" (2)
        "Have a Great Day" (2)
 10: "Steel & Wool," Kim Beggs [Self, 5/2022] (6)
        "I Wanna Be a Flower" (2)
 13: "The Time Is Now," Jim Page [Whid-Isle, 4/2022] (5/8)
        "Pulling the Statues Down" (2)
 13: "12th of June," Lyle Lovett [Verve, 4/2022] (5)
        "12th of June" (1)
 13: "All Is Quiet," Susan Cattaneo [Self, 4/2022] (5)
        "Borrowed Blue" (2)
 13: "At the Cold Copper Ranch," Family Shiloh [C-Side, 5/2022] (5)
        "Burnet County Backroads" (2)
 13: "Endangered Species," The Sunshiners [Self, 4/2022] (5)
        "Truth Time" (2)
 13: "From the Land of Rusted Dreams," Erin Heist [Self, 3/2022] (5)
        "Out of Town" (2)
 13: "Good To Be...," Keb' Mo' [Rounder, 2022] (5)
        "The Medicine Man" (2)
 13: "Long List Of Priors," Kenny White [MVP, 2016] (5)
        "Charleston" (4)
 13: "On Solid Ground," Reggie Harris [Self, 4/2021] (5)
        "Standing in Freedom's Name" (2)
 13: "Retold," Joel Mabus [Fossil, 2008] (5)
        "Touch a Name on the Wall" (5)
 13: "So Said Life," Doug Kolmar [Self, 4/2022] (5)
        "Now You Know" (2)
 13: "Us in the US," Gordonville, U.S.A [Self] (5)
        "Half Staff" (2)
 13: "A Nod To Bob," Various Artists [Red House, 2008] (5)
        "Boots of Spanish Leather," Martin Simpson (2)

TOP SONGS OF May 2022, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 1912 plays from 61 playlists from 50 Folk DJs

1. "Touch a Name on the Wall" (7)
     from "Retold" (Joel Mabus)
     also "The Naked Truth" (Joel Mabus)
2. "Down the Mountain" (6)
     from "Dobrosinger" (Abbie Gardner)
3. "Fall Apart World" (5)
     from "Dark Enough to See the Stars" (Mary Gauthier)
4. "Charleston" (4)
     from "Long List Of Priors" (Kenny White)
4. "The Land Of 10,000 Mothers" (4)
     from "Live At Cedarhouse" (Cosy Sheridan)
4. "No Man's Land" (4)
     from "By Request" (Eric Bogle)
4. "See You Again" (4)
     from "Dobrosinger" (Abbie Gardner)
4. "The Sharpest Arrow" (4)
     from "The Sharpest Arrow - single" (Grace Morrison)
4. "Stories of Valor" (4)
     from "Stories Of Valor - single" (Roger Cline)
4. "There's a Wall in Washington" (4)
     from "The Way I Should" (Iris DeMent)

TOP ARTISTS OF May 2022, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 1912 plays from 61 playlists from 50 Folk DJs

1. Bob Dylan (24)
        "The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan" (3)
2. Abbie Gardner (20)
        "Dobrosinger" (17)
3. Chuck Brodsky (15)
        "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things" (14)
4. Amy Speace (11)
        "Tucson" (8)
        "The Killer In Me" (2)
4. John McCutcheon (11)
        "Ukrainian Now - single" (3)
        "Bucket List" (2)
6. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (10)
        "Dirt Does Dylan" (10)
7. Edie Carey (9/14)
        "The Veil" (14)
7. Joel Mabus (9)
        "Retold" (5)
        "The Naked Truth" (3)
9. Bruce Cockburn (8)
        "Greatest Hits" (1)
9. Cheryl Wheeler (8)
        "Driving Home" (3)
        "Sylvia Hotel" (3)
9. Hilary Hawke (8)
        "Lilygild" (8)
9. Mama's Broke (8)
        "Narrow Line" (8)
9. Mary Gauthier (8)
        "Dark Enough to See the Stars" (4)
        "Rifles And Rosary Beads" (2)
14. Barney Bentall (7)
        "Cosmic Dreamer" (7)
14. Cosy Sheridan (7)
        "Live At Cedarhouse" (4)
14. Eliza Gilkyson (7)
        "Songs From The River Wind" (3)
14. James Lee Baker (7)
        "Impressions" (7)
14. Joe Jencks (7)
        "Poets, Philosophers, Workers And Wanderers" (4)
14. John Gorka (7)
        "The Company You Keep" (3)
14. Shanna in a Dress (7)
        "Robot" (6)
14. Willie Nelson (7)
        "A Beautiful Time" (4)
14. Ed Trickett (7)
        "Echo on the Evening Tide" (2)
        "The Telling Takes Me Home" (2)
23. Crowes Pasture (6)
        "Crowes Pasture" (3)
23. Eric Bogle (6)
        "Scraps of Paper" (2)
23. Kim Beggs (6)
        "Steel & Wool" (6)
23. Pete Seeger (6)
        "Pete Seeger's Greatest Hits" (2)
23. Si Kahn (6)
        "Best Of The Rest" (2)
        "Thanksgiving" (2)
23. Gordonville, U.S.A (6)
        "Us in the US" (5)

TOP LABELS OF May 2022, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 1912 plays from 61 playlists from 50 Folk DJs

1. Rounder (36)
2. Smithsonian/Folkways (32)
3. Columbia (30)
4. Red House (20)
5. Compass (14)
6. Sony (12)
6. Warner (12)
8. Free Dirt (11)
8. Nonesuch (11)
10. Sugar Hill (10)
11. Philo (9)
11. True North (9)
13. Signature Sounds (8)
13. Strictly Country (8)
13. Waterbug (8)
13. Yep Roc (8)
17. Proper (7/8)
17. Borealis (7)
17. Folk-Legacy (7)
17. Ngdb (7)
17. Topic (7)
17. Turtle Bear (7)
17. Windbone (7)
24. Appleseed (6)
24. Berkalin (6)
24. Fossil (6)
24. New West (6)
24. Thirty Tigers (6)
24. Verve (6)

FOLK DJs - May 2022, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 1912 plays from 61 playlists from 50 Folk DJs

Al Kniola (WVPE-FM, IN)
Allen Larman (KPFK-FM, CA)
Arthur Dean (WCNI-FM, CT)
Artie Martello (WIOX-FM & bluesandrootsradio.com, NY)
Bill Revill (WESU-FM, CT)
Bob McWilliams (Kansas Public Radio)
Bob Weiser (WOMR-FM & WFMR-FM, MA)
Charlie Backfish (WUSB-FM, NY)
Chris McGill (WSPN-FM, NY)
Colin Fielding (3INR-FM, Australia)
Dan Murphy (folkfrontier.com, NH)
Dave Aton (WRFG-FM, GA)
David Sears (WBGU-FM, OH)
Diane Crowe (WMCB-LP, MA)
Diane Hunt (KBOO-FM, OR)
Diane Karl (KBOO-FM, OR)
Gordon Nash (folkmusicnotebook.com, NY)
Harlon Joye (WRFG-FM, GA)
Jack Dugan (WIOX-FM, NY)
Jan Hall (CFRU-FM & soundcloud.com, ON)
Jean Geiger (KBCS-FM, WA)
John Platt (WFUV-FM, NY)
Juergen Kramer (Radio ZuSa, Germany)
Kelly Walker (WTSU-FM & podcast, AL)
Ken Batista (WYEP-FM, PA)
Larry Hoyt (WAER-FM, NY)
Lilli Kuzma (WDCB-FM, IL)
Lyle D. Skinner (CKJS-FM, MB)
Marilyn Rea Beyer (WFMT-FM & soundcloud.com, IL)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM & WGDH-FM, VT)
Michael Alzo (WSLU-FM, NY)
Michael Kane (WBRS-FM, MA)
Michael Park (mixcloud.com & PRX, NY)
Michael S. Stock (WLRN-FM, FL)
Paul Hartman (WTMD-FM, MD)
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 & soundcloud.com, NJ)
Steve Brockway (KRFC-FM, CO)
Stu Weaver (WFCF-FM, FL)
Sue Kessell (WNUR-FM, IL)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WHUS-FM, CT)
Taylor Caffery (WRKF-FM, LA)
Terry B. Moses & Naomi Soule (KCLC-FM, MO)
Wally Bowen (KOCF-LP, OR)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC-FM & syndicated, NY)


Fri Dec 2 03:30:08 2022 © Copyright 2022 by Richard Gillmann