CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS!! // August 17 – 23, 2020

* indicates Canadian artist // ^ indicates Windsor/Detroit artist

1    THE FAST ROMANTICS*     Pick It Up (Postwar)

2    PROTOMARTYR^     Ultimate Success Today (Domino)

3    TERRITORIES*     When The Day Is Done (Pirate’s Press)

4    DIZZY*     The Sun and Her Scorch (Royal Mountain)

5    THROTTLE ELEVATOR MUSIC     Emergency Exit (Wide Hive)

6    WASHED OUT     Purple Noon (SubPop)

7    TOUGH AGE*     Which Way Am I? (Mint)

8    MULATU ASTATKE & BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE     To Know Without Knowing (Agogo)

9    THE REAL MCKENZIES*     Beer and Loathing (Fat Wreck Chords)

10   DAYS N DAZE     Show Me The Blueprints (Fat Wreck Chords)

11   ORVILLE PECK*     Show Pony (Columbia)

12   YOUNG RJ AND MEGA RAN     2HANDSUP (Ne’Astra Music Group)

13   JR JR     August and Everything Prior (Love Is EZ)

14   STARPAINTER*     Bury Me By My Family (Self-Released)

15   ALEX MOXON QUARTET*     Self Titled (Self-Released)

16   DANA GAVANSKI*     Wind Songs (Self-Released)

17   ALVARO ROJAS     Gran Kasa (Self-Released)

18   REV HANK*     El Camino (Self-Released)

19   MOUTHFEEL*     Mouthfeel (Self-Released)

20   SHERMAN DOWNEY*     New Beautiful (Self-Released)

21   CRACK CLOUD*     Pain Olympics (Self-Released)

22   CAMILLE DELEAN*     Cold House Burning (E-Tron)

23   THE JERRY CANS*     Echos (Aakuluk)

24   SKINNY DYCK*     Get To Know Lonesome (Self-Released)

25   TIMBUKTU & OLLIE TEEBA*     Million Pound Note (Urbnet)

26   HILARIO DURAN*     The Cuban OST (Alma)

27   CORY WEEDS QUARTET*     Day By Day (Cellar Music)

28   LAND OF TALK*     Indistinct Conversations (Dine Alone)

29   BRAIDS*     Shadow Offering (Secret City)

30   FORREST BEES     Self-titled (Self-Released)

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Hip Hop

1    YOUNG RJ AND MEGA RAN     2HANDSUP (Ne’Astra Music Group)

2    TIMBUKTU & OLLIE TEEBA*     Million Pound Note (Urbnet)

3    RUN THE JEWELS     RTJ4 (Jewel Runners)

4    FELT     Felt 4 U (Rhymesayers)

5    BLACK SOPRANO FAMILY     Black Soprano Family (eOne)

6    CHOKEULES*     Nepotism (Hand’Solo)

7    DAVID STRICKLAND*     Spirit of Hip Hop (eOne)

8    MOKA ONLY*     It Can Do (Urbnet)

9    THE DIRTY SAMPLE*     NO! (Hand’Solo)

10   SARGEANT & COMRADE*     Magic Radio (Black Buffalo)

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International

1    MULATU ASTATKE & BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE     To Know Without Knowing (Agogo)

2    ALVARO ROJAS     Gran Kasa (Self-Released)

3    HILARIO DURAN*     The Cuban OST (Alma)

4    SHARHABIL AHMED     The King of Sudanese Jazz (Habibi Funk)

5    MINYO CRUSADERS & FRENTE CUMBIERO     Minyo Cumbiero (Mais Um Discos)

6    LINGO SEINI ET SON GROUPE     Masique Hauka (Sahel Sounds)

7    LIDO PIMIENTA*     Miss Colombia (Anti-)

8    TORONTO TABLA ENSEMBLE*     Unexpected Guests (Self-Released)

9    ROMANO     Romano (Batov Records)

10   THE ARCHIVES     Carry Me Home: A Reggae Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson (montserrat house)

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Jazz

1    THROTTLE ELEVATOR MUSIC     Emergency Exit (Wide Hive)

2    ALEX MOXON QUARTET*     Self Titled (Self-Released)

3    CORY WEEDS QUARTET*     Day By Day (Cellar Music)

4    KATHLEEN EDWARDS*     Total Freedom (Dualtone)

5    MAKAYA MCCRAVEN     Universal Beings E&F Sides (International Anthem)

6    IDRIS ACKAMOOR & THE PYRAMIDS     Shaman! (Strut)

7    ALAN BRAUFMAN     The Fire Still Burns (Valley of Search)

8    LA LUCHA     Everybody Wants to Rule the World (Arbors)

9    VIBRATION BLACK FINGER     Can You See What I’m Trying to Say (Jazzman)

10   KAMASI WASHINGTON     Becoming OST (Young Turks)

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Folk/Roots/Blues

1    DAYS N DAZE     Show Me The Blueprints (Fat Wreck Chords)

2    ORVILLE PECK*     Show Pony (Columbia)

3    STARPAINTER*     Bury Me By My Family (Self-Released)

4    DANA GAVANSKI*     Wind Songs (Self-Released)

5    SHERMAN DOWNEY*     New Beautiful (Self-Released)

6    CAMILLE DELEAN*     Cold House Burning (E-Tron)

7    SKINNY DYCK*     Get To Know Lonesome (Self-Released)

8    SUPER CHIKAN AND TERRY “HARMONICA” BEAN     From Country To Mississippi Delta Blues (Wolf Records)

9    LAURA MARLING     Song For Our Daughter (Chrysalis/Partisan)

10   JASON MOLINA     Eight Gates (Secretly Canadian)