CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // December 14 – 20, 2020

This may be the very last charts of 2020 and boy oh boy is it a doozy! Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings‘ have made its way to the top of our charts. Saint John, New Brunswick’s Kylie Fox comes in at #2. Perpetually in the top 5, Self-Cut Bang‘s remains at #3. And the latest from Toronto’s Bike Thiefs and Montreal’s Plants and Animals come in at #4 and #5 respectively.

Be sure to tune in to CJAM tomorrow for Joe Strummer Day, and throughout the holiday break for everyone’s top albums of 2020 shows!

* indicates Canadian artist.

1    SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS     Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Rendition Was In) (Daptone)

2    KYLIE FOX     Green (Self-Released)

3    SELF-CUT BANGS*     Self-Cut Bangs (Self-Released)

4    BIKE THIEFS*     Leaking (Stomp)

5    PLANTS AND ANIMALS*     The Jungle (Secret City)

6    ORVILLE PECK*     Show Pony (Columbia)

7    CREATURE COMFORT     Home Team (Self-Released)

8    CRISTINA VANE     The Magnolia Sessions (Anti-Corp)

9    LESS THAN JAKE     Silver Linings (Pure Noise)

10   MATT BERNINGER     Serpentine Prison (Concord)

11   HELENA DELAND*     Someone New (Luminelle)

12   BILL CALLAHAN     Gold Record (Drag City)

13   THE LEMON TWIGS     Songs for the General Public (4AD)

14   VARIOUS* ^^    CJAM: Live Off the Floor (Self-Released)

15   DEMOLITION DOLL RODS  ^   Into the Brave (In The Red)

16   JOHN GULIAK*     Fisherman, Farmer, Fool – Part 2 – Farmer (Self-Released)

17   BRETTON LEE JOHN*     A Table By The Window (Self-Released)

18   KING KHAN*     The Infinite Ones (Khannibalism)

19   GRIFFITH HILTZ TRIO*     Arcade (Self-Released)

20   DANGERSEX*     Dangersex (Self-Released)

21   FRANKY SELECTOR*     Never Better (Self-Released)

22   THE NIMMONS TRIBUTE*     Volume 1- To The Nth (Self-Released)

23   ROBERT CONNELY FARR*     Country Supper (Self-Released)

24   DOXAS BROTHERS*     The Circle (Justin Time)

25   JAYA*     Everybody’s Getting Married (Self-Released)

26   JESSA*     Simple Songs (Self-Released)

27   JADED LUXURIES*     Feeling Down (Self-Released)

28   ZOE XANDRA*     TMI (Self-Released)

29   TEAL AMOUR*     Good morning, I love you (Self-Released)

30   RUBIM DE TOLEDO*     The Dig (Self-Released)

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CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS // November 2 – 8, 2020

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

1    VARIOUS*^     CJAM: Live Off the Floor (Self-Released)

2    POTTERY*     Welcome to Bobby’s Motel (Royal Mountain)

3    SELF-CUT BANGS*     Self-Cut Bangs (Self-Released)

4    PUP*     This Place Sucks Ass (EP) (Little Dipper)

5    SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS     Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Rendition Was In) (Daptone)

6    DEHD     Flower Of Devotion (Fire Talk)

7    BULLY     SUGAREGG (Sub Pop)

8    THE BETHS     Jump Rope Gazers (Carpark)

9    SOME DAYS ARE DARKER     Love+Truth (Self-Released)

10   DEMOLITION DOLL RODS     Into the Brave (In The Red)

11   BLEEDING OUT*     Lifelong Death Fantasy (Self-Released)

12   THE BROOKS*     Any Day Now (Duprince)

13   LYSANDRE*     Maison-Dieu (Chivi Chivi)

14   YVES JARVIS*     Sundry Rock Song Stock (Flemish Eye)

15   DANIEL ROMANO’S OUTFIT*     How Ill Thy World Is Ordered (You’ve Changed)

16   LE COULEUR*     Concorde (Lisbon Lux)

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

18   JEFF ROSENSTOCK     2020 DUMP (Self-Released)

19   HORSEWHIP     Laid to Waste (Roman Numeral Records)

20   THE MOUNTAIN GOATS     Getting Into Knives (Merge)

21   DREAM NAILS     Dream Nails (Dine Alone)

22   PROTOMARTYR^     Ultimate Success Today (Domino)

23   YSGAROTH*     Storm Over a Black Sea (Self-Released)

24   SERRA     A Heaven Of Hell (Self-Released)

25   TEXTURE AND LIGHT     Vulture Medicine (Self-Released)

26   EVAN SHAY*     New Normal (Self-Released)

27   ROBIN HATCH*     Noise (Self-Released)

28   JAYA*     Everybody’s Getting Married (Self-Released)

29   KICKSIE*     All My Friends (Self-Released)

30   HERMITESS*     Tower EP (Self-Released)

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CJAM TOP 30 & SPECIALTY CHARTS!! // August 24 – 30, 2020

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

1    ORVILLE PECK*     Show Pony (Columbia)

2    POTTERY*     Welcome to Bobby’s Motel (Royal Mountain)

3    ARKELLS*     Campfire Chords (Universal)

4    FIVE ALARM FUNK*     Big Smoke (Self-Released)

5    METAWON*     The 12 Trials of Kinso (Make Believe)

6    NO JOY*     Motherhood (Joyful Noise)

7    THE JERRY CANS*     Echos (Aakuluk)

8    BLOODSHOT BILL*     Get Loose Or Get Lost (Goner)

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

10   JULY TALK*     Pray For It (Sleepless)

11   ALL WE ARE     Providence (Double Six)

12   VICTOR WAINWRIGHT AND THE TRAIN     Memphis Loud (Ruf)

13   OLD 97’S     Twelfth (ATO)

14   IMMANUEL WILKINS     Omega (Blue Note)

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

16   FONTAINES D.C.     A Hero’s Death (Partisan)

17   KHRUANGBIN     Mordechai (Dead Oceans)

18   JAMES O-L*  ^   No Fear (Self-Released)

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

20   HALA  ^   Red Herring (Cinematic)

21   ADULT.  ^   Perception Is/As/Of Deception (Dais)

22   PROTOMARTYR  ^   Ultimate Success Today (Domino)

23   KEVIN CALIFORNIA*     Timeless EP (Self-Released)

24   HARRISON ARGATOFF & IAN MCGIMPSEY*     Ontario 559 West (Self-Released)

25   SUMMERSETS*     Self-titled (Self-Released)

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

27   DANA GAVANSKI*     Wind Songs (Self-Released)

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

29   ALVARO ROJAS*     Gran Kasa (Self-Released)

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

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