2016 Top Folk Artists
Folk Music Airplay Chart

Compiled by Richard Gillmann
From Playlists Submitted to FOLKDJ-L

The most popular airplay track is also indicated.

Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 152109 airplays from 184 different DJs

1. Bob Dylan (657)
       Bob Dylan: Song To Woody
2. Joan Baez (459)
       75th Birthday Celebration: Catch The Wind
3. Brother Sun (456)
       Weights And Wings: Mary Don't You Weep And Moan
4. Guy Clark (430)
       Keepers: Homegrown Tomatoes
5. John Gorka (385)
       Before Beginning: Down In The Milltown
6. Laurie Lewis And The Right Hands (373)
       Hazel And Alice Sessions: Working Girl Blues
6. Pete Seeger (373)
       Seeds: The Songs Of Pete Seeger, Vol. 3: Take It From Dr. King
6. Solas (373)
       All These Years: Darkness Darkness
9. The Stray Birds (340)
       Magic Fire: Hands Of Man
10. Leonard Cohen (331)
       Songs Of Leonard Cohen: Stranger Song
11. Kate Campbell (328)
       K. O. A. Tapes, Vol. 1: Greensboro
12. John McCutcheon (325)
       Dear Jean: Black Waters
13. Gathering Time (312)
       Keepsake: Who Knows Where The Time Goes
14. Tim O'Brien (310)
       Pompadour: Go Down To The Water
15. John Prine (309)
       John Prine: Paradise
16. Sam Bush (304)
       Storyman: Play By Your Own Rules
17. Carrie Newcomer (297)
       Beautiful Not Yet: Lean In Toward The Light
18. David Francey (296)
       Empty Train: Empty Train
18. Sarah Jarosz (296)
       Undercurrent: Early Morning Light
20. Infamous Stringdusters (291)
       Ladies And Gentlemen: Run To Heaven
21. Merle Haggard (289)
       Complete 60's Capitol Singles: Mama Tried
22. Dave Gunning (283)
       Lift: Sing It Louder
23. Lucy Wainwright Roche And Suzzy Roche (274)
       Mud And Apples: Landslide
24. Terri Hendrix (273)
       Love You Strong: Mingulay Boat Song
25. Ivas John (271)
       Good Days A Comin: Can't Help But Wonder Where I'm Bound
26. Burning Bridget Cleary (269)
       These Are The Days: Madam I'm A Darling
27. Richard Shindell (268)
       Careless: Stray Cow Blues
28. Kaia Kater (267)
       9 Pin: Saint Elizabeth
29. Kathy Kallick (265)
       Foxhounds: Tear Stained Letter
30. Cosy Sheridan (258)
       Sometimes I Feel Too Much: Woody Guthrie Watch Over Me
31. Del McCoury (253)
       Del And Woody: New York Trains
31. Jim Kweskin And Geoff Muldaur (253)
       Penny's Farm: Down On Penny's Farm
33. Spook Handy (252)
       Keep The Flame Alive: Vote
34. Willie Nelson (250)
       Summertime: Summertime
35. Dori Freeman (246)
       Dori Freeman: Ain't Nobody
36. Claire Lynch (245)
       North By South: Kingdom Come
37. Sierra Hull (243)
       Weighted Mind: Black River
38. Judy Collins (230)
       Strangers Again: When I Go
39. Shawn Colvin And Steve Earle (228)
       Colvin And Earle: You Were On My Mind
40. The Bills (227)
       Trail Of Tales: Wonders I've Seen
41. Runa (225)
       Live: Ain't No Grave
42. David Mallett (224)
       Celebration: Celebration
43. Phil Ochs (221)
       I Ain't Marching Anymore: I Ain't Marching Anymore
44. The Earls Of Leicester (220)
       Rattle And Roar: Train That Carried My Girl From Town
45. Johnny Cash (219)
       Essential Johnny Cash: 5 Feet High And Rising
46. No Fuss And Feathers (217)
       Traveling Circus: Union Pacific
47. Bill Monroe (214)
       1950-1958: Blue Moon Of Kentucky
48. Evie Ladin (212)
       Jump The Fire: Ease On Down
48. Greg Brown (212)
       One Night: Canned Goods
50. Moors And McCumber (211)
       Live From Blue Rock: Leaving For Cobh
50. Tom Paxton (211)
       Best Of Tom Paxton: Ramblin' Boy
52. Ben Bedford (208)
       Pilot And The Flying Machine: Pilot And The Flying Machine, Part 1
53. Gillian Welch (201)
       Revival: Orphan Girl
54. Gina Forsyth (200)
       Copper Rooster: Copper Rooster
55. Tim Grimm (199)
       Woody's Landlord: Woody's Landlord
56. Loretta Lynn (198)
       Full Circle: Lay Me Down
56. Robin Greenstein (198)
       Tears And Laughter: Hole In The Ground
58. Carla Ulbrich (197)
       Totally Average Woman: Totally Average Woman
59. Emmylou Harris (196)
       Life And Songs Of Emmylou Harris: Boulder To Birmingham
60. Cheryl Wheeler (194)
       Sylvia Hotel: If It Were Up To Me
61. Tom Russell (193)
       Wounded Heart Of America: Tom Russell Songs: Who's Gonna Build Your Wall?
62. Honor Finnegan (192)
       Roses And Victory: Song Of Bernadette
62. Ralph Stanley (192)
       O Brother, Where Art Thou? Soundtrack: O Death
64. Mary Chapin Carpenter (191)
       Things That We Are Made Of Mary Chapin Carpenter: Something Tamed Something Wild
65. Nanci Griffith (190)
       MCA Years: Love At The 5 And Dime
65. Paul Simon (190)
       Stranger To Stranger: Wristband
67. Si Kahn (183)
       Bristol Bay: Bristol Bay
68. Mark Erelli (182)
       For A Song: For A Song
69. Lucinda Williams (181)
       Ghosts Of Highway 20: Place In My Heart
69. Vincent Cross (181)
       Old Songs For Modern Folk: Freeport Town
71. Darryl Purpose (177)
       Still The Birds: Prince Of The Apple Towns
72. Happy Traum (176)
       Just For The Love Of It: Things Are Coming My Way
73. O'Connor Band (175)
       Coming Home: Jerusalem Ridge
74. Eliza Gilkyson (174)
       Nod To Bob: Love Minus Zero/No Limit
75. Joni Mitchell (173)
       Ladies Of The Canyon: Big Yellow Taxi
76. Eli West (172)
       Both: Lonesome Valley
77. Ilya Toshinskiy (170)
       Red Grass: Red Grass
77. The Lucky Sisters (170)
       So Lucky: Let The Mystery Be
79. The Belle Hollows (169)
       Miller's Creek: Different Kind Of Rain
79. Seldom Scene (169)
       Long Time... Seldom Scene: Paradise
81. Doc Watson (168)
       Essential Doc Watson: Train That Carried My Girl From Town
81. Hackensaw Boys (168)
       Charismo: Don't Bet Against Me
83. Monica Rizzio (167)
       Washashore Cowgirl: Willie Nelson
83. Red Tail Ring (167)
       Fall Away Blues: Yarrow
85. The Deep Hollow (166)
       Deep Hollow: Beginning And The End
86. Corin Raymond (165)
       Hobo Jungle Fever Dreams: 2 Miles Of Train
87. Alison Krauss (164)
       O Brother, Where Art Thou? Soundtrack: I'll Fly Away
88. Caroline Doctorow (163)
       Dreaming In Vinyl: Time Passes Slowly
89. Coty Hogue (162)
       Flight: Pretty Bird
89. Stanley Brothers (162)
       O Brother, Where Art Thou? Soundtrack: Angel Band
91. Bryan Sutton (161)
       More I Learn: Walkin' Across This Land
91. Dar Williams (161)
       Mortal City: Christians And The Pagans
91. The Lonely Heartstring Band (161)
       Deep Waters: Graceland
91. Stan Rogers (161)
       Northwest Passage: Northwest Passage
95. Rebecca Folsom (160)
       Extraordinary: Better Times
96. Aoife O'Donovan (159)
       In The Magic Hour: Porch Light
96. Chuck Brodsky (159)
       Tell Tale Heart: Not A Single Shot
98. Greg Greenway (157)
       20, 000 Versions Of The Sun: Can't Get Out Of My Own Way
99. John Hartford (156)
       Good'le Days: Essential Recordings: Gentle On My Mind
100. Amy White (155)
       Didn't We Waltz: Love Among The Ruins
100. Arlo Guthrie (155)
       In Times Like These: City Of New Orleans
100. Jed Marum (155)
       Calla's Waltz: Calla's Waltz
100. Lizanne Knott (155)
       Excellent Day: Lay My Burden Down
100. Mountain Heart (155)
       Blue Skies: Maggie's Farm
105. Birds Of Chicago (154)
       Real Midnight: Dim Star Of The Palisades
105. Darrell Scott (154)
       Couchville Sessions: Down To The River
105. Steve Goodman (154)
       Affordable Art: Dying Cub Fan's Last Request
108. Anna And Elizabeth (153)
       Anna And Elizabeth: Little Black Train
108. David Bromberg (153)
       Blues, The Whole Blues And Nothing But The Blues: Kentucky Blues
108. Meg Braun (153)
       Restless Moon: Storms Are On The Ocean
108. Sweet Honey In The Rock (153)
       Loveinevolution: Idk, But I'm Lol!
112. Pharis And Jason Romero (152)
       Wanderer I'll Stay: Wanderer I'll Stay
112. Woody Guthrie (152)
       This Land Is Your Land" On Unreleased Kate Campbell "Intro Bobby McGhee" From "The K. O. A. Tapes, Vol. 1: This Land Is Your Land
114. Bill Staines (151)
       Vol. 1-First Million Miles: Roseville Fair
114. Denise Jordan Finley (151)
       Folkest: Girl On The Rhythm Guitar
114. Frank Solivan (151)
       Family Friends And Heroes: Pretty Woman
114. Peter, Paul And Mary (151)
       No Easy Walk To Freedom: Right Field
114. Richard Thompson (151)
       ACLX: 1952 Vincent Black Lightning
119. Nancy Cassidy (150)
       Heart Of A Song: Whole Bunch Of Love
120. Blue Highway (147)
       Original Traditional: Hallelujah
120. Dave Carter And Tracy Grammer (147)
       Drum Hat Buddha: Gentle Arms Of Eden
122. Fairport Convention (146)
       Liege And Lief: Matty Groves
123. Bumper Jacksons (145)
       Too Big World: Coffee Mama
123. Judy Kass (145)
       Beyond The Ash And Steel: Beyond The Ash And Steel
125. Battlefield Band (144)
       Beg And Borrow: Blooming Caroline From Edinburgh Town
125. Dave Murphy (144)
       American Landscape: Miss The Bus
125. Free The Honey (144)
       Fine Bloom: Take Me Home
125. Joel Mabus (144)
       Bird In This World: Hillbilly Singer
125. The Steel Wheels (144)
       Red Wing: Red Wing
130. David Grisman (143)
       Dear Jerry: Celebrating The Music Of Jerry Garcia: Shady Grove
130. Patty Griffin (143)
       Servant Of Love: Made Of The Sun
132. Goodbye Blue (142)
       Worth The Wait: Another One On The Way
133. Mark Mandeville And Raianne Richards (141)
       Grain By Grain: Don't Ever Stop Believing
134. Joe Crookston (140)
       Georgia I'm Here: Big Sky
135. Chris Coole (138)
       Tumbling River: I Know Your Wandering Heart
135. Erika Kulnys (138)
       Rise Up: Keep Your Feet Moving
135. John Flynn (138)
       Mercy: Mercy
135. Robin And Linda Williams (138)
       Dear Jean: L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore
139. Robert Earl Keen (137)
       Happy Prisoner: T For Texas
140. Beth Wood (136)
       Spring Tide: California
140. Iris DeMent (136)
       Infamous Angel: Our Town
142. Charm City Junction (135)
       Charm City Junction: Frog On A Lily Pad
142. Jaime Michaels (135)
       Once Upon A Different Time: Once Upon A Different Time
142. Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs (135)
       Best Of Flatt And Scruggs: Foggy Mountain Breakdown
145. Jimmy Lafave (132)
       Trail: Desperate Men Do Desperate Things
146. The Honey Dewdrops (131)
       Tangled Country: Same Old
146. Rachael Sage (131)
       Choreographic: Try Try Try
148. Christine Lavin (129)
       Sinkholes: Sinkholes
148. Robert Bobby (129)
       Folk Art: Constantly Tweaking
148. Weavers (129)
       Kisses Sweeter Than Wine: Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
151. Ana Egge And The Sentimentals (128)
       Say That Now: Promises To Break
151. The Gibson Brothers (128)
       Brotherhood: How Mountain Girls Can Love
153. Arnie Naiman (127)
       My Lucky Stars: Slipping And Sliding / Boatsman
153. Joe Giacoio (127)
       I Love Hamburgers: I Love Hamburgers
153. Julie Parisi Kirby (127)
       In Her Dream: When I Was A Fair Maid
156. Bruce Springsteen (126)
       We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions: Erie Canal
156. Kate Rusby (126)
       Frost Is All Over: Frost Is All Over
156. Ralph Stanley And The Clinch Mountain Boys (126)
       Clinch Mountain Country: Pretty Polly
156. The Western Flyers (126)
       Wild Blue Yonder: Tennessee Waltz
160. Don White (125)
       More Alive: Good Thing She Can't Read My Mind
160. Gordon Lightfoot (125)
       Gord's Gold: Early Morning Rain
162. Caleb Klauder And Reeb Willms (124)
       Innocent Road: I'd Jump The Mississippi
162. Victor And Penny (124)
       Electricity: Moon Over Bourbon Street
164. Mandolin Orange (122)
       Blindfaller: Hey Stranger
164. Rebekah Long (122)
       Here I Am: Ain't Life Sweet
164. Red Molly (122)
       James: Gulf Coast Highway
167. Dave Van Ronk (121)
       2 Sides Of Dave Van Ronk: Hesitation Blues
167. Millpond Moon (121)
       Broke In Brooklyn: Barbed Wire
169. Sam Gleaves (120)
       Ain't We Brothers: Ain't We Brothers
169. Steve Martin And Edie Brickell (120)
       So Familiar: So Familiar
171. David Lamotte (119)
       Other Way Around: John Henry Revisited
171. Donna Ulisse (119)
       Hard Cry Moon: It Could Have Been The Mandolin
171. Doolin (119)
       Doolin: Galway Girl
171. The Paul McKenna Band (119)
       Paths That Wind: Long Days
175. Dwight Yoakam (118)
       Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars: Purple Rain
176. Molsky's Mountain Drifters (117)
       Molsky's Mountain Drifters: Between The Wars
177. Dolly Parton (115)
       Jolene: Jolene
177. Donal Hinely (115)
       Dark Horse Days: Barn Wood
177. Marci Geller (115)
       Square Peg: Save Me
177. The Savage Hearts (115)
       Playing It Forward: Age
177. Tom Rush (115)
       Circle Game: Circle Game
182. Mara Levine (114)
       Jewels And Harmony: April Come She Will
182. James Keelaghan (114)
       History: Cold Missouri Waters
182. Roosevelt Dime (114)
       Red Shoes: American Girl
182. Steve Earle (114)
       Joy Of Living: Dirty Old Town
182. Van Morrison (114)
       Essential Van Morrison: Into The Mystic
187. Eric Brace And Peter Cooper (113)
       C And O Canal: John Wilkes Booth
187. Mollie O'Brien And Rich Moore (113)
       Daughters: I Don't Wanna Grow Up
189. Banjo Nickaru And Western Scooches (112)
       Very Next Thing: Freight Train
189. Quiles And Cloud (112)
       Beyond The Rain: By The Rio Grande
189. We Banjo 3 (112)
       Live In Galway: We All Need More Kindness In This World
192. Courtney Marie Andrews (111)
       Honest Life: Honest Life
192. Eileen Ivers (111)
       Beyond The Bog: Kitty's Wedding
192. Rosanne Cash (111)
       River And The Thread: Feather's Not A Bird
192. Sharon Goldman (111)
       Kol Isha: Song Of Songs
196. Boxcar Lilies (110)
       Knockout Rose: Freight Train
196. Ellis Paul (110)
       Essentials: World Ain't Slowin' Down
196. The Jeremiahs (110)
       Jeremiahs: Forgotten Sons
196. Sara Watkins (110)
       Young In All The Wrong Ways: One Last Time
196. The Steeldrivers (110)
       Muscle Shoals Recordings: Long Way Down
201. Bonnie Raitt (109)
       Gypsy In Me: Gypsy In Me
201. Lucy Kaplansky (109)
       Red Thread: Land Of The Living
201. Peter Mayer (109)
       Third Street: Tomorrow's Train
201. Ray Lambiase (109)
       Ballad Of 3 Finger Brown: Ballad Of 3 Finger Brown
201. The Small Glories (109)
       Wondrous Traveler: Had I Paid
206. Carrie Rodriguez (108)
       Lola: La Ultima Vez
206. Ellis (108)
       Guest House: Wherever You Are
206. Jack Tempchin (108)
       One More Song: Singing In The Street
206. Lauren Heintz (108)
       Where I Belong: Big Time Adventure And Small Town Hardware Store
206. Special Consensus (108)
       Long I Ride: Highway 40 Blues
211. Anne Hills (107)
       Tracks: Transcontinental
211. Crowes Pasture (107)
       Crowes Pasture: Song To Woody
211. Harpeth Rising (107)
       Shifted: Dance Me To The End Of Love
211. Susan Kane (107)
       Mostly Fine: Brown Eyed Women
215. Alison Brown (106)
       Song Of The Banjo: Long Way Gone
215. Chris Smither (106)
       Leave The Light On: Leave The Light On
215. Doyle Lawson (106)
       Burden Bearer: Burden Bearer
215. Paul Sachs (106)
       Love Is Love: Late For The Protest
219. Beatles (105)
       1: All You Need Is Love
219. Hank Williams (105)
       Garden Spot Programs: Lovesick Blues
219. Ramblin' Jack Elliott (105)
       Essential Ramblin' Jack Elliott: Buffalo Skinners
219. Spuyten Duyvil (105)
       Social Music Hour Vol. 1: Make Me A Pallet
223. Atwater And Donnelly (104)
       World Is Old Tonight: Bold Riley
223. Lonesome River Band (104)
       Bridging The Tradition: Rock Bottom
223. Simon And Garfunkel (104)
       Bookends: America
226. Buddy Miller (103)
       Cayamo Sessions At Sea: Angel From Montgomery
226. Ivan Rosenberg (103)
       Littlest Dobro: Z Clampett
226. Matt Patershuk (103)
       I Was So Fond Of You: Prettiest Ones
226. Otter Creek (103)
       Fiddle Preacher: Fiddle Preacher
226. Western Centuries (103)
       Weight Of The World: Weight Of The World
231. Archie Fisher (102)
       Silent Song: Waltz Into Winter
231. Lyle Lovett (102)
       Step Inside This House Guy Clark: Step Inside This House
233. Joe K. Walsh (101)
       Borderland: Red Skies
233. Loudon Wainwright III (101)
       I Had A Dream: I Had A Dream
233. Slaid Cleaves (101)
       Broke Down: One Good Year
236. Billy Bragg And Joe Henry (100)
       Shine A Light: L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore
236. Country Gentlemen (100)
       Country Gentlemen: Bringing Mary Home
236. David Roth (100)
       So Far, So Good: Necessary, True, And Kind
236. Kim And Reggie Harris (100)
       Resurrection Day: Butterfly
236. Rhiannon Giddens (100)
       Tomorrow Is My Turn: Shake Sugaree
236. Ricky Skaggs (100)
       Country Hits, Bluegrass Style: Heartbroke
236. Roy Zimmerman (100)
       Faucet's On Fire: My Vote, My Voice, My Right
236. Ry Cooder (100)
       Pull Up Some Dust And Sit Down: No Banker Left Behind
244. Altan (99)
       Widening Gyre: House Carpenter
244. Bill Morrissey (99)
       Night Train: Birches
244. Karen Savoca (99)
       I Shook The Tree: Figure It Out
244. Patty Larkin (99)
       Live In The Square: Metal Drums
244. Scott Wolfson And Other Heroes (99)
       Welcoming The Flood: And The Band Plays On
249. David Rovics (98)
       God's Gift To The Caliphate: God's Gift To The Caliphate
249. Cactus Blossoms (98)
       You're Dreaming: Change Your Ways Or Die
249. The Debutones (98)
       Please Come Home: Missionary Ridge
249. Hot Rize (98)
       When I'm Free: I Am The Road
249. Lara Herscovitch (98)
       Misfit: Will The Circle Be Unbroken / The Flame
249. Robbie Fulks (98)
       Upland Stories: Aunt Peg's New Old Man
249. Tom Waits (98)
       God Don't Never Change: Soul Of A Man
256. Erynn Marshall (97)
       Greasy Creek: Decatur Stomp
256. The Paperboys (97)
       At Peace With One's Ghosts: City Of Chains
256. Rob Ickes And Trey Hensley (97)
       Country Blues: Friend Of The Devil
256. Sally Rogers And Claudia Schmidt (97)
       We Are Welcomed: Still On The Bridge
260. Eilen Jewell (96)
       Sundown Over Ghost Town: Worried Mind
260. The Pines (96)
       Above The Prairie: Sleepy Hollow
260. Sofia Talvik (96)
       Big Sky Country: Big Sky Country
260. Susan Werner (96)
       Hayseed: Herbicides
264. The Fretless (95)
       Bird's Nest: Maybe Molly
264. Gordie Tentrees (95)
       Less Is More: Love In Ink
264. Marley's Ghost (95)
       Woodstock Sessions: Alabama John Cherokee
267. Adrianna Ciccone (94)
       Back Of Winter: Back Of Winter
267. The Burns Sisters (94)
       Wild Bouquet: Democracy
267. Connla (94)
       River Waiting: Moon And Stars
267. Kate Wolf (94)
       Weaver Of Visions - Anthology: Across The Great Divide
267. The Slocan Ramblers (94)
       Coffee Creek: Groundhog
267. The Time Jumpers (94)
       Kid Sister: We're The Time Jumpers
273. Catie Curtis (93)
       Truth From Lies: Dad's Yard
273. Kathy Mattea (93)
       Coal: L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore
273. Old Man Luedecke (93)
       Domestic Eccentric: Early Days
273. Tony Rice (93)
       Cold On The Shoulder: Cold On The Shoulder
277. Buffy Sainte-Marie (91)
       Best Of Buffy Sainte-Marie: Universal Soldier
277. Elephant Revival (91)
       Petals: Raindrops
277. Maria Dunn (91)
       Gathering: Flora
277. Mary Beth Cross (91)
       Feels Like Home - Ep: Shady Grove
277. Mavis Staples (91)
       Livin' On A High Note: Love And Trust
277. Michael Johnathon (91)
       Song Farmer: Sunday Afternoon
283. Chris Vallillo (90)
       Oh Freedom!: This Little Light Of Mine
283. David Holt And Josh Goforth (90)
       Good Medicine: John Henry
283. Noel Paul Stookey (90)
       At Home: The Maine Tour: In These Times
283. Rani Arbo And Daisy Mayhem (90)
       Violets Are Blue: Walk Around The Wheel
283. Steep Canyon Rangers (90)
       Radio: Radio
288. Bela Fleck And Abigail Washburn (89)
       Bela Fleck And Abigail Washburn: What Are They Doing In Heaven Today?
288. Garnet Rogers (89)
       Night Drive: Night Drive
288. Guy Davis (89)
       Kokomo Kidd: Taking Just A Little Bit Of Time
288. James Gordon (89)
       Sunny Jim: Change Train
288. Robinlee Garber (89)
       Resilience: Road To Paradise
288. Sarah McQuaid (89)
       Walking Into White: Low Winter Sun
294. Barrule (88)
       Manannan's Cloak: King Of The Sea
294. Byrds (88)
       Full Throttle: Hickory Wind
294. David Maloney (88)
       My Father's Shoulders: Don't Think Twice Revisited
294. Hannah Shira Naiman (88)
       Know The Mountain: Know The Mountain
294. John McEuen (88)
       Made In Brooklyn: Travelin' Mood
294. The Lonesome Ace Stringband (88)
       Gone For Evermore: Saro Jane
294. Sultans Of String (88)
       Subcontinental Drift: Blowin' In The Wind
301. Bob Weir (87)
       Blue Mountain: Only A River
301. C. Daniel Boling (87)
       These Houses: I Brought The War With Me
301. Michael Cleveland (87)
       Fiddler's Dream: Fiddler's Dream
301. Wren (87)
       Stitch An Ocean~ Gordon Lightfoot: It's Raining
305. Anna Laube (86)
       Anna Laube: Already There
305. Wailin' Jennys (86)
       LATMCOH: Deeper Well
307. Curtis And Loretta (85)
       When There's Good To Be Done: Willmar 8
307. Graham Nash (85)
       This Path Tonight: This Path Tonight
307. Ken Whiteley (85)
       Freedom Blues: Throw Me Anywhere
307. Neil Young (85)
       Neil Young's Greatest Hits: Harvest Moon
311. Dick Gaughan (84)
       Ultimate Guide To English Folk: No Gods And Precious Few Heroes
311. Fred Eaglesmith (84)
       Drive-In Movie: I Like Trains
311. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (84)
       Will The Circle Be Unbroken: Will The Circle Be Unbroken
314. Chieftains (83)
       Long Black Veil: Foggy Dew
314. The Haunted Windchimes (83)
       Rattle Your Bones: Everybody's Talking
314. Heather Pierson (83)
       Still She Will Fly: Still She Will Fly
314. Jim And Lynna Woolsey (83)
       Heart And Soul, Blood And Bone: Time
314. Jon Shain And Joe Newberry (83)
       Crow The Dawn: All Your Neon Dollars
314. Linda Ronstadt (83)
       Linda Ronstadt's Greatest Hits: Desperado
314. Malcolm Holcombe (83)
       Another Black Hole: Sweet Georgia
314. Willie Nelson And Merle Haggard (83)
       Django And Jimmie: It's All Going To Pot
322. Carolina Chocolate Drops (82)
       Leaving Eden: Country Girl
322. Lisa Null (82)
       Legacies: Banks Of Champlain
322. The Milk Carton Kids (82)
       Monterey: Asheville Skies
322. Townes Van Zandt (82)
       Rear View Mirror: Pancho And Lefty
326. Della Mae (81)
       Della Mae: Boston Town
326. Good Lovelies (81)
       Burn The Plan: Into The Dark
326. Irene Kelley (81)
       These Hills: Carolina Wind
326. Linda McRae (81)
       Shadow Trails: Flowers Of Appalachia
326. Linda Ronstadt And Emmylou Harris (81)
       Trio Collection: After The Gold Rush
331. James King (80)
       30 Years Of Frmig: 30 Years Of Farming
331. Jorma Kaukonen (80)
       Dear Jerry: Sugaree
331. Leo Kottke (80)
       Anthology: Pamela Brown
331. Peter Mulvey (80)
       Good Stuff: Everybody Knows
335. Andy M. Stewart (79)
       Dublin Lady: Take Her In Your Arms
335. The Avett Brothers (79)
       True Sadness: Ain't No Man
335. Jonathan Edwards (79)
       Tomorrow's Child: Mole In The Ground
338. Dave Rawlings Machine (78)
       Nashville Obsolete: Pilgrim
338. Dry Branch Fire Squad (78)
       Echoes Of The Mountains: Dixie Cowboy
338. Eden MacAdam-Somer And Larry Unger (78)
       Through Many A Land: Red Mountain
338. The Foghorn String Band (78)
       Devil In The Seat: Mining Camp Blues
338. The Goodbye Girls (78)
       Snowy Side Of The Mountain: Goodbye Girls, I'm Going To Boston
338. Red Moon Road (78)
       Sorrows And Glories: I'll Bend But I Won't Break
344. Andy Ferrell (77)
       At Home And In Nashville: Last Dime Blues
344. April Verch (77)
       Newpart: Bring Your Clothes Back Home
344. Dennis Jay (77)
       Western And Country: Texas Skies Shining In A Cowgirl's Eyes
344. John Roberts And Debra Cowan (77)
       Ballads Long And Short: Anderson's Coast
344. Lambert And Walz (77)
       Lambert And Waltz: Whistle's Lonesome Sound
344. Leadbelly (77)
       Leadbelly: Midnight Special
344. Mipso (77)
       Old Time Reverie: Down In The Water
344. Steve Gillette And Cindy Mangsen (77)
       Sense Of Place: When The First Leaves Fall
344. Yo-Yo Ma (77)
       Sing Me Home: Little Birdie
353. Front Country (76)
       Mixtape: Boys Of Summer
353. Oscar Brand (76)
       Pie In The Sky: Pie In The Sky
353. Reid Jamieson (76)
       Dear Leonard: Dear Leonard
353. The Sommers Rosenthal Family Band (76)
       Down The Road: You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
353. Yves Lambert Trio (76)
       Laissez Courir Les Chiens: Dans Le Bayou St-Laurent
358. Eva Cassidy (75)
       Songbird: People Get Ready
358. Grascals (75)
       And Then There's This: I Know Better
358. Jeffrey Foucault (75)
       Salt As Wolves: Des Moines
358. Jim Lauderdale (75)
       This Changes Everything: This Changes Everything
358. Magpie (75)
       What's That I Hear?: The Songs of Phil Ochs: Power And The Glory
363. Anais Mitchell (74)
       Xoa: Young Man In America
363. Grant Peeples (74)
       Congress Of Treason: Basement Of Her Heart
363. Jeff Scroggins And Colorado (74)
       Ramblin Feels Good: Carefree Highway
363. The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc (74)
       Deliverance: Talons Trip To Thompson Island
363. Sloan Wainwright (74)
       Uncovering: Something So Right
368. Duhks (73)
       Duhks: Everybody Knows
368. The Honeycutters (73)
       On The Ropes: On The Ropes
368. Jason Wilber (73)
       Echoes: Paradise
368. Johnsmith (73)
       Longing Road: Family Artifacts
368. Mary Gauthier (73)
       Mercy Now: Mercy Now
368. Tony Furtado (73)
       Bell: Broken Bell
374. Balsam Range (72)
       Mountain Voodoo: Something 'bout That Suitcase
374. Chicago Farmer (72)
       Midwest Side Stories: Umbrella
374. David Massengill (72)
       Tribute To Jack Hardy: Tree Of Rhyme
374. Hot Club Of Cowtown (72)
       Midnight On The Trail: I'm An Old Cowhand
374. Madeleine Peyroux (72)
       Secular Hymns: Tango Till They're Sore
379. The Boxcars (71)
       Familiar With The Ground: I'm Dreaming Of You
379. Bruce Cockburn (71)
       Slice O Life: Wondering Where The Lions Are
379. Greg Blake (71)
       Songs Of Heart And Home: Hills Of My Home
379. Hayes Carll (71)
       Lovers And Leavers: Sake Of The Song
379. Janis Ian (71)
       Singers And Songwriters: At Seventeen
379. Jayme Stone (71)
       Lomax Project: Hog Went Through The Fence, Yoke And All
379. Lenne Klingaman (71)
       Heart Is The Hunter: Tomorrow Is A Long Time
379. Levi Parham (71)
       These American Blues: These American Blues
379. Lou And Peter Berryman (71)
       V2 Just One Angel: New New Year Year
379. Lowell Levinger (71)
       Get Together: Get Together
379. Nothin' Fancy (71)
       By Any Other Name: Last Train From Poor Valley
379. The Regulators (71)
       One Of These Days: Dancing Alone
379. Terry Kitchen (71)
       Post-American Century: Sequel
392. Grateful Dead (70)
       American Beauty: Ripple
392. Kristine Schmitt (70)
       Good Dirt: Get Your Clothes Off, Honey
392. Larry Sparks (70)
       Classic Bluegrass: John Deere Tractor
392. Matt Flinner Trio (70)
       Traveling Roots: Hide Nor Hair
392. Norman Blake (70)
       Wood, Wire And Words: Savannah Rag
392. Peter Rowan (70)
       Old School: O Freedom
392. Putnam Smith (70)
       99 Desires: All In Good Time
392. Rob McHale (70)
       Tom Dooley And Friends: Tom Dula
392. Silly Wizard (70)
       Live Wizardry: Ramblin' Rover
392. Still On The Hill (70)
       Still A River: Morning Star Mine
402. Adler And Hearne (69)
       Simpatico: Radioland
402. Andrew Finn Magill (69)
       Roots: Castle Hornpipe / Fountain's Hornpipe
402. Carter Family (69)
       American Roots Music: Wildwood Flower
402. Highwaymen (69)
       Live - American Outlaws: Desperados Waiting For A Train
402. Jesse Palidofsky (69)
       I Am An Immigrant: I Am An Immigrant
402. Kirsten Maxwell (69)
       Crimson: Crimson
402. Larry Kaplan (69)
       Furthermore: Francis, Dear Sir
402. Larry Keel (69)
       Experienced: Fill 'em Up Again
402. Shawn Colvin (69)
       Cover Girl: You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
402. Solomon Cook (69)
       Notes Sweet And Low: I'm Behind Everybody
412. The Andrew Collins Trio (68)
       And It Was Good: And It Was Good
412. Bruce Molsky (68)
       Lost Boy: 8th Of January
412. Cahalen Morrison And Eli West (68)
       Our Lady Of The Tall Trees: Our Lady Of The Tall Trees
412. Freebo (68)
       If Not Now When: I Ain't Runnin' No More
412. Mary Black (68)
       Circus: All That Hammering
412. Rj Cowdery (68)
       Something Fine: Love Is Our Cross To Bear
418. Asleep At The Wheel (67)
       Asleep At The Wheel's Greatest Hits: Live And Kickin: Ain't Nobody Here But Us Chickens
418. Emmylou Harris And Rodney Crowell (67)
       Traveling Kind: Traveling Kind
418. James Lee Stanley (67)
       Alive At Last: Street Where Mercy Died
418. Jonathan Byrd (67)
       You Can't Outrun The Radio: You Can't Outrun The Radio
418. Kingston Trio (67)
       Kingston Trio: Tom Dooley
418. Nuala Kennedy (67)
       Behave The Bravest: Lovely Armoy
418. Old Crow Medicine Show (67)
       O. C. M. S: Wagon Wheel
418. Steeleye Span (67)
       Ultimate Guide To English Folk: Weaver And The Factory Maid
426. Antje Duvekot (66)
       Near Demise of the High Wire Dancer: Long Way
426. Billy Bragg (66)
       Must I Paint You A Picture?: Help Save The Youth Of America
426. The Bombadils (66)
       New Shoes: Wild Mountain Thyme
426. Brooks Williams (66)
       My Turn Now: 9 Days Wonder
426. Danny Schmidt (66)
       Man Of Many Moons: Buckets Of Rain
426. Jim And Jesse McReynolds (66)
       Full Circle: Hard Hearted
426. Leon Russell (66)
       Best Of Leon Russell: Song For You
426. Rhonda Vincent (66)
       One Step Ahead: Kentucky Borderline
434. 3hattrio (65)
       Solitaire: Get Up Stand Up
434. Anne Hills And Jay Ansill (65)
       Fragile Gifts: Follow That Road
434. Courtney Granger (65)
       Beneath Still Waters: Back In My Baby's Arms Again
434. Dervish (65)
       Spirit: Boots Of Spanish Leather
434. Ian And Sylvia (65)
       Vanguard Years: 4 Strong Winds
434. Joe Ely (65)
       Panhandle Rambler: When The Nights Are Cold
434. Martin Simpson (65)
       Joy Of Living: Father's Song
441. Beppe Gambetta And Tony McManus (64)
       Round Trip: La Bergamasca
441. Darlingside (64)
       Birds Say: Go Back
441. David Wilcox (64)
       East Asheville Hardware: East Asheville Hardware
441. The Dustbowl Revival (64)
       With A Lampshade On: Old Joe Clark
441. The Good Intentions (64)
       Long Unbroken Line: Long Way Home
441. Jez Lowe (64)
       Ballad Beyond: Austerity Alphabet
441. Junior Sisk (64)
       Poor Boy's Pleasure: Longneck Blues
441. Katherine Rondeau (64)
       New Hope Chateau: Long Ago, Far Away
441. Larry Murante (64)
       Patch Of Sky: Little Patch Of Sky
441. T Sisters (64)
       T Sisters: Come Back Down
441. Vance Gilbert (64)
       Old White Men: Old White Men
452. 10 Strings And A Goat Skin (63)
       Aupres Du Poele: Aupres Du Poele
452. Claudia Schmidt (63)
       Bend In The River: Bend In The River
452. Fortunate Ones (63)
       Bliss: Wherever You Go
452. Gigi Love (63)
       National Parks Centennial Songs Ep: Yosemite Gold
452. Gordon Bok (63)
       Jeremy Brown And Jeannie Teal: Herring Croon
452. Jory Nash (63)
       Many Hats Of Jory Nash: Ain't Coming Home
452. Laura Cortese (63)
       All In Always: Right Where You Want Me
452. Luka Bloom (63)
       Frugalisto: Australia
452. The Spinney Brothers (63)
       Living The Dream: Living The Dream
452. Utah Phillips (63)
       Singer: Enola Gay
462. Andrew John And Lissa (62)
       Aren't We Lucky: Happiness
462. Buck Stops Here (62)
       Buck Stops Here: Fly Bird
462. Charlie Parr (62)
       Stumpjumper: Evil Companion
462. Jason Isbell (62)
       Something More Than Free: 24 Frames
462. Jefferson Ross (62)
       Dogwood Cats: Sore Fingertips
462. Peter Cooper (62)
       Depot Light: Songs Of Eric Taylor: All So Much Like Me
462. Simon Linsteadt (62)
       Simon Linsteadt: Time And Again
462. Sonia Disappear Fear (62)
       Live At Maximal: Banker
462. Town Mountain (62)
       Southern Crescent: Ain't Gonna Worry Me
471. Cyndi Lauper (61)
       Detour: Detour
471. Dailey And Vincent (61)
       Dailey And Vincent: Poor Boy Workin' Blues
471. Daniel Crabtree (61)
       Gospel Road: Gospel Road
471. Dave Alvin (61)
       King Of California: Fourth Of July
471. Flatt Lonesome (61)
       Runaway Train: You're The One
471. Jackson Browne (61)
       World In Motion: I Am A Patriot
471. James McMurtry (61)
       Complicated Game: Ain't Got A Place
471. Kate And Anna McGarrigle (61)
       Kate And Anna McGarrigle: Talk To Me Of Mendocino
471. Lori Lieberman (61)
       RFTS: Lucky Life
471. Lynn Miles (61)
       Download Single: What If You Were A Refugee?
471. Rory Block (61)
       Gone Woman Blues: The Country Blues: Joliet Bound
471. Rosalie Sorrels (61)
       Always A Lady: Baby Rocking Medley
471. Taj Mahal (61)
       Essential Taj Mahal: Cakewalk Into Town
471. Tim O'Brien And Darrell Scott (61)
       We're Usually A Lot Better Than This: Climbing Up A Mountain
485. Ragged Mountain String Band (60)
       Nothin's Too Easy: Hornet's Nest
485. Eagles (60)
       Their Greatest Hits: Take It Easy
485. Gordon Bok, Ann Mayo Muir And Ed Trickett (60)
       Minneapolis Concert: Waltzing With Bears
485. Herdman, Hills And Mangsen (60)
       At The Turning Of The Year: At The Turning Of The Year
485. Holly Near (60)
       And Still We Sing: I Ain't Afraid
485. Jack Hardy (60)
       Bandolier: Ponderosa
485. Michael Daves (60)
       Orchids And Violence: Darling Corey
485. Michael Troy (60)
       I Am American: Jesus On The Radio
485. Paul Kelly (60)
       7 Sonnets And A Song: Sonnet 18
485. Rita Hosking (60)
       Frankie And The No-Go Road: Our Land
485. Session Americana (60)
       Great Shakes: Great Western Rail
485. Sister Sadie (60)
       Sister Sadie: Unholy Water
485. The South Carolina Broadcasters (60)
       Tell Me Truly: J'ai Passe Devant Ta Porte
485. Steve Young (60)
       7 Bridges Road: 7 Bridges Road
485. Uncle Earl (60)
       Waterloo, Tennessee: Wallflower
500. Jack Williams (59)
       Laughing In The Face Of The Blues: Buckets Of Rain
500. John Hiatt (59)
       Crossing Muddy Waters: Crossing Muddy Waters
500. Neptune's Car (59)
       45th Parallel: Emily Dickinson
500. Thomas Hine (59)
       Some Notion Or Novelty: Clodia And Songs
500. The Wainwright Sisters (59)
       Songs In The Dark: Hobo's Lullaby
505. Calan (58)
       Dinas: Miner's Life
505. Efrat (58)
       Silver Lining: Keep On The Sunny Side
505. Liz Longley (58)
       Weightless: Weightless
505. Lori McKenna (58)
       Bird And The Rifle: Humble And Kind
505. Odetta (58)
       Essential Odetta: Another Man Done Gone
505. Once (58)
       Once: Anthem
505. Peggy Seeger (58)
       Best Of Broadside: Gonna Be An Engineer
505. Rod MacDonald (58)
       No Commercial Traffic: Every Living Thing
505. Yarn (58)
       This Is The Year: This Is The Year
514. Allen Toussaint (57)
       American Tunes: American Tune
514. The Brothers Comatose (57)
       City Painted Gold: She's A Hurricane
514. Cathy Fink And Marcy Marxer (57)
       Dancin' In The Kitchen: Dancin' In The Kitchen
514. Chatham County Line (57)
       Autumn: Rock In The River
514. Dana And Susan Robinson (57)
       Angel's Share 3:01: Emigrant
514. Eric Andersen (57)
       Singin' Man: Singin' Man
514. George Mann (57)
       For The Road And The Sky: Beautiful Up To The Brain
514. Laurie Lewis (57)
       True Stories: Singing Bird
522. Anais Mitchell Feat. Greg Brown (56)
       Hadestown: Why We Build The Wall
522. Cherish The Ladies (56)
       Girls Won't Leave The Boys Alone: Broom Of The Cowdenknowes
522. Gretchen Peters (56)
       Blackbirds: Blackbirds
522. J. D. Crowe (56)
       Appalachian Stomp: Old Home Place
522. The Lark And The Loon (56)
       Songbirds And Fog: With Ya
522. Loreena McKennitt (56)
       Journey So Far: Lady Of Shallot
522. The Revelers (56)
       Get Ready: Toi, Tu Veux Pus De Moi
522. Tret Fure (56)
       Rembrandt Afternoons: Freedom
530. Adam Steffey (55)
       Here To Stay: Mountain Man
530. Band (55)
       Music From Big Pink: I Shall Be Released
530. Bianca De Leon (55)
       Love, Guns And Money: I Sang Patsy Cline
530. Doc And Merle Watson (55)
       Pickin' The Blues: Windy And Warm
530. Jay Ungar And Molly Mason (55)
       Civil War Classics - Live At Gettysburg College: Ashokan Farewell
530. The John Byrne Band (55)
       Immigrant And The Orphan: Immigrant And The Orphan
530. Larry Stephenson Band (55)
       Weep Little Willow: Let Those Brown Eyes Smile At Me
530. Mick McAuley (55)
       Highs And Bellows: As I Roved Out
530. The Weeping Willows (55)
       Before Darkness Comes A-Callin: Pale Rider
539. Nields (54)
       Rock All Day Rock All Night: Come Go With Me
539. Ashley Storrow (54)
       Bear And The Bird: Hold On
539. Avery Hill (54)
       Dreams And Ghosts: Work I Do
539. Kelley McRae (54)
       Wayside: Land Of The Noonday Sun
539. Le Vent Du Nord (54)
       Tetu: Confederation
539. Luther Dickinson (54)
       Blues And Ballads: A Folksinger's Songbook: Ain't No Grave
539. Martin Carthy And Dave Swarbrick (54)
       Byker Hill: Byker Hill
539. Mustard's Retreat (54)
       Living In The Dream: First Flower
539. The Ragpicker String Band (54)
       Ragpicker String Band: Google Blues
539. Robin Bienemann (54)
       Songs About Lessons Learnt: My Politics Ain't Like Yours
539. Trinity River Band (54)
       Things We Do For Dreams: Silver And Gold
550. Becky Buller (53)
       Tween Earth And Sky: Southern Flavor
550. Bob Wills (53)
       1936-7: Steel Guitar Rag
550. Danny Paisley And The Southern Grass (53)
       Weary River: Weary River
550. David Myles (53)
       So Far: When It Comes My Turn
550. Heather Styka (53)
       Bittersweet Tapes: Singing 500 Miles
550. James Taylor (53)
       Sweet Baby James: Fire And Rain
550. Jerry Jeff Walker (53)
       This One's For Him: My Favorite Picture Of You
550. John Wort Hannam (53)
       Love Lives On: Roll Roll Roll
550. Katie McNally (53)
       Boston States: Scotty Fitzgerald's/Hills Of Glenorchy
550. Kennedys (53)
       West: West
550. Lyal Strickland (53)
       Preservation: It'll Shine When It Shines
550. Mike Seeger (53)
       Third Annual Farewell Reunion: East Virginia Blues
550. Rokia Traore (53)
       Ne So: Amour
550. Shovels And Rope (53)
       O' Be Joyful: Birmingham
550. Waylon Jennings (53)
       Essential Waylon Jennings: Amanda
565. The Deer (52)
       Tempest And Rapture: Reflections On Moonstone Beach
565. Eileen McGann (52)
       Journeys: Too Stupid For Democracy
565. Elvis Presley (52)
       Aloha From Hawaii: Money Honey
565. Furnace Mountain (52)
       Shadow Of Plenty: Inchworm Set
565. Geoff Samuels (52)
       Peaceful Waters: One Rainbow
565. Hazel Dickens And Alice Gerrard (52)
       O Sister! The Women's Bluegrass Collection: True Life Blues
565. Jeff White (52)
       Right Beside You: Blue Trail Of Sorrow
565. Jesse Winchester (52)
       Live From Mountain Stage: Brand New Tennessee Waltz
565. Jim Malcolm (52)
       Live In Perth: Lads O' The Fair
565. Kris Kristofferson (52)
       Feeling Mortal: Ramblin' Jack
565. Michael Howard (52)
       Gasoline Dream: Meet Me At The Front Lines
565. Natalie MacMaster (52)
       One: Chase
565. Ola Belle Reed (52)
       Rising Sun Melodies: Tear Down The Fences
565. Randy Newman (52)
       Good Old Boys: Louisiana 1927
565. Rob McNurlin (52)
       Blue Nashville Guitar: Blue Guitar
580. Anne Feeney (51)
       Union Maid: Union Maid
580. Austin Lounge Lizards (51)
       Drugs I Need: Drugs I Need
580. Beverly Smith And John Grimm (51)
       For The Sake Of Days Gone By: Bonnie Bess
580. Brooksie Wells (51)
       North East Rising Sun: Who Needs A Man
580. Cassie And Maggie (51)
       Sterling Road: Sisters
580. Dietrich Strause (51)
       How Cruel That Hunger Binds: Rainy Days
580. Dirk Powell (51)
       Time Again: Waterbound
580. Dougie MacLean (51)
       Ultimate Guide To English Folk: Bonnie Bessie Logan
580. Leyla McCalla (51)
       Day For The Hunter, A Day For The Prey: Day For The Hunter, A Day For The Prey
580. Mary McCaslin (51)
       Things We Said Today: The: Ghost Riders In The Sky
580. Russell Moore And IIIrd Tyme Out (51)
       It's About Tyme: I'm Leaving You And Fort Worth Too
591. Alasdair Fraser And Natalie Haas (50)
       Dawn Dance: Independence Trail
591. Alice Gerrard And Beverly Smith (50)
       Cherry Tree: More I See Of These Cowboys
591. Amy Speace (50)
       That Kind Of Girl: Come Pick Me Up
591. Ana Egge (50)
       Bright Shadow: Wildflowers
591. Andy Cohen (50)
       Road Be Kind: Goodnight-Loving Trail
591. Barefoot Movement (50)
       Live In L. A: My Little Darlin
591. Chaim Tannenbaum (50)
       Chaim Tannenbaum: Ain't No More Cane On The Brazos
591. Chip Taylor (50)
       Little Brothers: Refugee Children
591. Cliff Eberhardt (50)
       500 Miles: Long Road
591. Eric Bibb (50)
       40 Years Stony Plain Disc 1: Needed Time
591. Eric Bogle (50)
       Scraps Of Paper: And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda
591. Goitse (50)
       Inspired By Chance: Ireland's Green Shore
591. Jefferson Airplane (50)
       Surrealistic Pillow: Today
591. Krista Detor (50)
       Flat Earth Diary: Honey Down A String
591. Levon Helm (50)
       Dirt Farmer: Mountain
591. Lui Collins (50)
       Leaving Fort Knox: Things To Do
591. Outside Track (50)
       Flash Company: Mountain Road
591. Pierce Pettis (50)
       That Kind Of Love: Pastures Of Plenty
591. Spark And Whisper (50)
       Circle: Circle
591. Wild Ponies (50)
       Radiant: Home Is Where The Road Goes

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