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KEXP World music charts for 2010
Week: 12/03/2010 - 12/09/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Various)Tradi-Mods vs RockersCrammed Discs
2. Buy! AfrocubismAfrocubismWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
3. Buy! Chico MannAnalog DriftWax Poetics
4. Buy! EmpresariosSabor TropicalFort Knox
5. Buy! WitchIntroductionNormal
6. Buy! Tom ZeEstudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop
7. Buy! Cuarto PoderIn Tha HouseNacional
8. Buy! (Various)Tribute to Os Mutantes: El Justiciero, Cha, Cha, ChaNacional
9. Buy! TirogoFloatNormal
10. Buy! (Various)Radioclit presents The Sound of Club Secousse Vol. 1Crammed Discs


Week: 11/26/2010 - 12/02/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Various)Tradi-Mods vs RockersCrammed Discs
2. Buy! AfrocubismAfrocubismWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
3. Buy! Chico MannAnalog DriftWax Poetics
4. Buy! (Various)Radioclit presents: The Sound of Club Secousse Vol. 1Crammed Discs
5. Buy! Cuarto PoderIn Tha HouseNacional
6. Buy! (Various)Tribute to Os Mutantes: El Justiciero, Cha, Cha, ChaNacional
7. Buy! Ebo TaylorLove and DeathStrut
8. Buy! WitchIntroductionNormal
9. Buy! Tom ZeEstudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop
10. Buy! TirogoFloatNormal


Week: 11/19/2010 - 11/25/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! AfrocubismAfrocubismWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Chico MannAnalog DriftWax Poetics
3. Buy! Cuarto PoderIn Tha HouseNacional
4. Buy! (Various)Radioclit presents: The Sound of Club Secousse Vol. 1Crammed Discs
5. Buy! DepedroNubes de PapelNat Geo
6. Buy! Ebo TaylorLove and DeathStrut
7. Buy! Witch IntroductionNormal
8. Buy! (Various)Tradi-Mods vs RockersCrammed Discs
9. Buy! Spoek MathamboMshini WamBBE
10. Buy! Tom ZeEstudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop


Week: 11/12/2010 - 11/18/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Chico MannAnalog DriftWax Poetics
2. Buy! AfrocubismAfrocubismWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
3. Buy! Spoek MathamboMshini WamBBE
4. Buy! Tom ZeEstudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop
5. Buy! MonaretaFried SpeakersNacional
6. Buy! (Various)Tribute to Os Mutantes: El Justiciero, Cha, Cha, ChaNacional
7. Buy! DepedroNubes de PapelNat Geo
8. Buy! Cuarto PoderIn Tha HouseNacional
9. Buy! (Various)Radioclit presents: The Sound of Club Secousse Vol. 1Crammed Discs
10. Buy! Ebo TaylorLove and DeathStrut


Week: 11/05/2010 - 11/11/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! AfrocubismAfrocubismWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Spoek MathamboMshini WamBBE
3. Buy! Cuarto PoderIn Tha HouseNacional
4. Buy! FrikstailersBicho de Luz EPZZK
5. Buy! Chico MannAnalog DriftWax Poetics
6. Buy! (Various)Radioclit presents: The Sound of Club Secousse Vol. 1Crammed Discs
7. Buy! Ebo TaylorLove and DeathStrut
8. Buy! (Various)Tribute to Os Mutantes: El Justiciero, Cha, Cha, ChaNacional
9. Buy! TirogoFloatNormal
10. Buy! (Various)Salsa Explosion: The New York Salsa Revolution 1969-1979Strut


Week: 10/22/2010 - 10/28/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Spoek MathamboMshini WamBBE
2. Buy! DepedroNubes de PapelNat Geo
3. Buy! Tom ZeEstudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop
4. Buy! (Various)Radioclit presents: The Sound of Club Secousse Vol. 1Crammed Discs
5. Buy! Cuarto PoderIn Tha HouseNacional
6. Buy! MonaretaFried SpeakersNacional
7. Buy! WitchIntroductionNormal
8. Buy! FrikstailersBicho de Luz EPZZK
9. Buy! TirogoFloatNormal
10. Buy! Ebo TaylorLove and DeathStrut


Week: 10/15/2010 - 10/21/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Various)Radioclit presents: The Sound of Club Secousse Vol. 1Crammed Discs
2. Buy! DepedroNubes de PapelNat Geo
3. Buy! MonaretaFried SpeakersNacional
4. Buy! Cuarto PoderIn Tha HouseNacional
5. Buy! Spoek MathamboMshini WamBBE
6. Buy! (Various)The Roots of Chicha 2: Psychedelic Cumbias from PeruBarbes
7. Buy! Tom ZeEstudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop
8. Buy! Ebo TaylorLove and DeathStrut
9. Buy! FrikstailersBicho de Luz EPZZK
10. Buy! PenaPenaSecret Stash


Week: 10/08/2010 - 10/14/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Spoek MathamboMshini WamBBE
2. Buy! (Various)Radioclit presents: The Sound of Club Secousse Vol. 1Crammed Discs
3. Buy! MonaretaFried SpeakersNacional
4. Buy! Tom ZeEstudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop
5. Buy! Ebo TaylorLove and DeathStrut
6. Buy! FrikstailersBicho de Luz EPZZK
7. Buy! (Various)The Roots of Chicha 2: Psychedelic Cumbias from PeruBarbes
8. Buy! Beats AntiqueBlind ThresholdSelf-released
9. Buy! PenaPenaSecret Stash
10. Buy! (Various)Salsa Explosion: The New York Salsa Revolution 1969-1979 Strut


Week: 10/01/2010 - 10/07/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! FrikstailersBicho de Luz EPZZK
2. Buy! Spoek MathamboMshini WamBBE
3. Buy! Tom ZeEsudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop
4. Buy! (Various)Salsa Explosion: The New York Salsa Revolution 1969-1979Strut
5. Buy! Khaira ArbyTimbuktu TarabClermont
6. Buy! Mohammed Alidu and the Bizung FamilyLand of FireBlack Eye Watching
7. Buy! Nortec Collective presents: Bostich + FussibleBulevar 2000Nacional
8. Buy! Beats AntiqueBlind ThresholdSelf-released
9. Buy! Luisa MaitaLero-LeroCumbancha
10. Buy! (Various)The Roots of Chicha 2: Psychedelic Cumbias from PeruBarbes


Week: 9/24/2010 - 9/30/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! FrikstailersBicho de Luz EPZZK
2. Buy! Spoek MathamboMshini WamBBE
3. Buy! Tom ZeEsudando a Bossa: Nordeste PlazaLuaka Bop
4. Buy! (Various)Salsa Explosion: The New York Salsa Revolution 1969-1979Strut
5. Buy! Khaira ArbyTimbuktu TarabClermont
6. Buy! Mohammed Alidu and the Bizung FamilyLand of FireBlack Eye Watching
7. Buy! Nortec Collective presents: Bostich + FussibleBulevar 2000Nacional
8. Buy! Beats AntiqueBlind ThresholdSelf-released
9. Buy! Luisa MaitaLero-LeroCumbancha
10. Buy! (Various)The Roots of Chicha 2: Psychedelic Cumbias from PeruBarbes


Week: 9/17/2010 - 9/23/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Nortec Collective presetns: Bostich + FussibleBulevar 2000Nacional
2. Buy! (Various)Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978Analog Africa
3. Buy! Beats AntiqueBlind ThresholdSelf-released
4. Buy! Hedzoleh SoundzHedzoleh SoundzSoundway
5. Buy! (Various)The Roots of Chica 2: Psychedelic Cumbias From PeruBarbes
6. Buy! Sweet TalksThe Kusum BeatSoundway
7. Buy! Khaira ArbyTimbuktu TarabClermont
8. Buy! Mohammed Alidu and the Bizung FamilyLand of FireBlack Eye Watching
9. Buy! (Various)The Roots of OK JazzCrammed Discs
10. Buy! Luisa MaitaLero-LeroCumbancha


Week: 9/10/2010 - 9/16/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Various)The Roots of Chicha 2: Psychedelic Cumbias from PeruBarbes
2. Buy! (Various)Cumbia Beat Vol. 1Vampisoul
3. Buy! (Various)Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978Analog Africa
4. Buy! Charanjit SinghTen Ragas to a Disco BeatBombay Connection
5. Buy! Khaira ArbyTimbuktu TarabClermont
6. Buy! Nortec Collective presetns: Bostich + FussibleBulevar 2000Nacional
7. Buy! Mohammed Alidu and the Bizung FamilyLand of FireBlack Eye Watching
8. Buy! Cochema GastelumThe Electric Sound of Johnny ArrowMOWO!
9. Buy! (Various)The Roots of OK JazzCrammed Discs
10. Buy! Luisa MaitaLero-LeroCumbancha


Week: 9/03/2010 - 9/09/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Various)The Roots of Chicha 2: Psychedelic Cumbias from PeruBarbes
2. Buy! El GuinchoPiratas de SudamericaYoung Turks/XL
3. Buy! (Various)Cumbia Beat Vol. 1Vampisoul
4. Buy! Khaira ArbyTimbuktu TarabClermont
5. Buy! (Various)Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978Analog Africa
6. Buy! Hedzoleh SoundzHedzoleh SoundzSoundway
7. Buy! Sweet TalksThe Kusum BeatSoundway
8. Buy! Charanjit SinghTen Ragas to a Disco BeatBombay Connection
9. Buy! Nortec Collective presetns: Bostich + FussibleBulevar 2000Nacional
10. Buy! Mohammed Alidu and the Bizung FamilyLand of FireBlack Eye Watching


Week: 8/27/2010 - 9/02/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! El GuinchoPiratas de Sudamerica Young Turks/XL
2. Buy! Hedzoleh SoundzHedzoleh SoundzSoundway
3. Buy! (Various)Cumbia Beat Vol. 1Vampisoul
4. Buy! (Various)Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978Analog Africa
5. Buy! Sweet TalksThe Kusum BeatSoundway
6. Buy! Luisa MaitaLero-LeroCumbancha
7. Buy! Charanjit SinghTen Ragas to a Disco BeatBombay Connection
8. Buy! Nortec Collective presents: Bostich + FussibleBulevar 2000Nacional
9. Buy! (Various)Roots of OK JazzCrammed Discs
10. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees


Week: 8/20/2010 - 8/26/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees
2. Buy! El GuinchoPiratas de Sudamerica Young Turks/XL
3. Buy! (Various)Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro Roots in Colombia 1975-91Soundway
4. Buy! Charanjit SinghTen Ragas to a Disco BeatBombay Connection
5. Buy! (Various)Cumbia Beat Vol. 1Vampisoul
6. Buy! Hedzoleh SoundzHedzoleh SoundzSoundway
7. Buy! (Various)Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978Analog Africa
8. Buy! (Various)Hip Hop En EspanolBoa
9. Buy! Sweet TalksThe Kusum BeatSoundway
10. Buy! Luisa MaitaLero-LeroCumbancha


Week: 8/13/2010 - 8/19/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! El GuinchoPiratas de SudamericaYoung Turks/XL
2. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees
3. Buy! (Various)Cumbia Beat Vol. 1Vampisoul
4. Buy! (Various)Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro Roots in Colombia 1975-91Soundway
5. Buy! (Various)Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978Analog Africa
6. Buy! (Soundtrack)Babylon CentralESL Music
7. Buy! (Various)Hip Hop En EspanolBoa
8. Buy! Sweet TalksThe Kusum BeatSoundway
9. Buy! Hedzoleh SoundzHedzoleh SoundzSoundway
10. Buy! Charanjit SinghTen Ragas to a Disco BeatBombay Connection


Week: 8/06/2010 - 8/12/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees
2. Buy! (Various)Cumbia Beat Vol. 1Vampisoul
3. Buy! El GuinchoPiratas de SudamericaYoung Turks/XL
4. Buy! (Various)Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978Analog Africa
5. Buy! Charanjit SinghTen Ragas to a Disco BeatBombay Connection
6. Buy! Sweet TalksThe Kusum BeatSoundway
7. Buy! (Various)Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro Roots in Colombia 1975-91Soundway
8. Buy! Hedzoleh SoundzHedzoleh SoundzSoundway
9. Buy! (Soundtrack)Babylon CentralESL Music
10. Buy! Koes PlusDheg Dheg Plas & Volume 2Sublime Frequencies


Week: 7/30/2010 - 8/05/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Various)Cumbia Beat Vol. 1Vampisoul
2. Buy! (Various)Afro-Beat Airways: West African Shock Waves Ghana & Togo 1972-1978Analog Africa
3. Buy! Charanjit SinghTen Ragas to a Disco BeatBombay Connection
4. Buy! El GuinchoPiratas de SudamericaYoung Turks/XL
5. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees
6. Buy! Etran FinatawaTarkat Tajje/Let's Go!Riverboat/World Music Network
7. Buy! (Soundtrack)Babylon CentralESL Music
8. Buy! Koes PlusDheg Dheg Plas & Volume 2Sublime Frequencies
9. Buy! (Various)Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro Roots in Colombia 1975-91Soundway
10. Buy! (Various)Next Stop… Soweto Vol. 3Strut


Week: 7/23/2010 - 7/29/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! El GuinchoPiratas de SudamericaYoung Turks/XL
2. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees
3. Buy! Etran FinatawaTarkat Tajje/Let's Go!Riverboat/World Music Network
4. Buy! (Various)Hip Hop En EspanolBoa
5. Buy! (Soundtrack)Babylon CentralESL Music
6. Buy! (Various)LAMC 2010LAMC
7. Buy! Koes PlusDheg Dheg Plas & Volume 2Sublime Frequencies
8. Buy! (Various)Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro Roots in Colombia 1975-91Soundway
9. Buy! (Various)Next Stop… Soweto Vol. 3Strut
10. Buy! The Pinker TonesModularNacional


Week: 7/16/2010 - 7/22/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Vieux Farke ToureLiveSix Degrees
2. Buy! (Various)Hip Hop En EspanolBoa
3. Buy! Etran FinatawaTarkat Tajje/Let's Go!Riverboat/World Music Network
4. Buy! (Soundtrack)Babylon CentralESL Music
5. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes
6. Buy! (Various)LAMC 2010LAMC
7. Buy! Koes PlusDheg Dheg Plas & Volume 2Sublime Frequencies
8. Buy! (Various)Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro Roots in Colombia 1975-91Soundway
9. Buy! (Various)Next Stop… Soweto Vol. 3Strut
10. Buy! The Pinker TonesModularNacional


Week: 7/09/2010 - 7/15/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Various)Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro Roots in Colombia 1975-91Soundway
2. Buy! Etran FinatawaTarkat Tajje/Let's Go!Riverboat/World Music Network
3. Buy! Vieux Farke ToureLiveSix Degrees
4. Buy! (Soundtrack)Babylon CentralESL Music
5. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes
6. Buy! Koes PlusDheg Dheg & Volume 2Sublime Frequencies
7. Buy! (Various)Next Stop… Soweto Vol. 3Strut
8. Buy! Anibal Velasquez Y Su ConjuntoMambo LocoAnalog Africa
9. Buy! The Pinker TonesModularNacional
10. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNat Geo


Week: 7/02/2010 - 7/08/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees
2. Buy! Etran FinatawaTarkat Tajje/Let's Go!Riverboat/World Music Network
3. Buy! The Pinker TonesModularNacional
4. Buy! (Soundtrack)Babylon CentralESL Music
5. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes
6. Buy! (Various)Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro Roots in Colombia 1975-91Soundway
7. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNat Geo
8. Buy! Koes PlusDheg Dheg & Volume 2Sublime Frequencies
9. Buy! (Various)Next Stop… Soweto Vol. 3Strut
10. Buy! Anibal Velasquez Y Su ConjuntoMambo LocoAnalog Africa


Week: 6/25/2010 - 7/01/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees
2. Buy! Etran FinatawaTarkat Tajje/Let's Go!Riverboat/World Music Network
3. Buy! The Pinker TonesModularNacional
4. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes
5. Buy! Rachid TahaBonjourKnitting Factory
6. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNational Geographic
7. Buy! Anibal Velasquez Y Su ConjuntoMambo LocoAnalog Africa
8. Buy! (Various)Absolute BelterB-Music
9. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
10. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Volume 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-6Soundway


Week: 6/18/2010 - 6/24/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Pinker TonesModularNacional
2. Buy! Etran FinatawaTarkat Tajje/Let's Go!Riverboat/World Music Network
3. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureLiveSix Degrees
4. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Volume 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-76Soundway
5. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
6. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNational Geographic
7. Buy! Rachid TahaBonjourKnitting Factory
8. Buy! (Various)Absolute BelterB-Music
9. Buy! Anibal Velasquez Y Su ConjuntoMambo LocoAnalog Africa
10. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes


Week: 6/10/2010 - 6/17/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes
3. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNational Geographic
4. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
5. Buy! Rachid TahaBonjourKnitting Factory
6. Buy! (Various)Absolute BelterB-Music
7. Buy! Anibal Velasquez y Su ConjuntoMambo LocoAnalog Africa
8. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Volume 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-76Soundway
9. Buy! Gotan ProjectTango 3.0XL
10. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic


Week: 6/03/2010 - 6/10/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
3. Buy! Rachid TahaBonjourKnitting Factory
4. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNational Geographic
5. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes
6. Buy! Gotan ProjectTango 3.0XL
7. Buy! Anibal Velasquez Y Su ConjuntoMambo LocoAnalog Africa
8. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Volume 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-76Soundway
9. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
10. Buy! (Various)Absolute BelterB-Music


Week: 5/28/2010 - 6/03/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
3. Buy! Rachid TahaBonjourKnitting Factory
4. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNational Geographic
5. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes
6. Buy! Gotan ProjectTango 3.0XL
7. Buy! Anibal Velasquez Y Su ConjuntoMambo LocoAnalog Africa
8. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Volume 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-76Soundway
9. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
10. Buy! (Various)Absolute BelterB-Music


Week: 5/21/2010 - 5/27/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Rachid TahaBonjourKnitting Factory
2. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
3. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
4. Buy! Chico TrujilloChico de OroBarbes
5. Buy! (Various)Gilles Peterson presents Havana CulturaBrownswood
6. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
7. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Volume 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-6Soundway
8. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNational Geographic
9. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
10. Buy! (Various)Absolute BelterB-Music


Week: 5/14/2010 - 5/20/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
2. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
3. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
4. Buy! Grupo FantasmaEl ExistentialNational Geographic
5. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
6. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeMulatu Steps AheadStrut
7. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
8. Buy! (Various)Absolute BelterB-Music
9. Buy! Very Be CarefulEscape RoomBarbes
10. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Volume 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-6Soundway


Week: 5/07/2010 - 5/13/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
2. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
3. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
4. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
5. Buy! (Various)Gilles Peterson presents Havana CulturaBrownswood
6. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
7. Buy! (Various)Absolute BelterB-Music
8. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Vol. 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-6Soundway
9. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeMulatu Steps AheadStrut
10. Buy! Gotan ProjectTango 3.0XL


Week: 4/30/2010 - 5/06/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
2. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
3. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
4. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
5. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
6. Buy! Gotan ProjectTango 3.0XL
7. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeMulatu Steps AheadStrut
8. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Afrobeat SpecialSoundway
9. Buy! Caetano Velosozii e zieNonesuch
10. Buy! Very Be CarefulEscape RoomBarbes


Week: 4/23/2010 - 4/29/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
2. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
3. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Special: Volume 2 Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970-6Soundway
4. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
5. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
6. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeMulatu Steps AheadStrut
7. Buy! Gotan ProjectTango 3.0XL
8. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
9. Buy! (Various)Gilles Peterson presents Havana CulturaBrownswood
10. Buy! Caetano Velosozii e zieNonesuch


Week: 4/16/2010 - 4/22/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
2. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
3. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
4. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
5. Buy! Gotan ProjectTango 3.0XL
6. Buy! Tony AllenSecret AgentWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
7. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeMulatu Steps AheadStrut
8. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Afrobeat SpecialSoundway
9. Buy! Caetano Velosozii e zieNonesuch
10. Buy! (Various)Gilles Peterson presents Havana CulturaBrownswood


Week: 4/09/2010 - 4/15/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Ana Tijoux1977Nacional
2. Buy! (Various)Gilles Peterson presents Havana CulturaBrownswood
3. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
4. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
5. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
6. Buy! Choc Quib TownOroNacional
7. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Afrobeat SpecialSoundway
8. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeMulatu Steps AheadStrut
9. Buy! Very Be CarefulEscape RoomBarbes
10. Buy! (Soundtrack)No One Knows About Persian CatsMilan


Week: 4/02/2010 - 4/08/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Balkan Beat BoxBlue Eyed Black BoyNational Geographic
2. Buy! Choc Quib TownOroNacional
3. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
4. Buy! Caetano Velosozii e zieNonesuch
5. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
6. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeMulatu Steps AheadStrut
7. Buy! (Various)Afro-Rock Volume 1Strut
8. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Afrobeat SpecialSoundway
9. Buy! (Various)PomegranatesB-Music
10. Buy! Very Be CarefulEscape RoomBarbes


Week: 3/26/2010 - 4/01/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Choc Quib TownOroNacional
2. Buy! ClorofilaCorridos UrbanosNacional
3. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
4. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
5. Buy! (Various)Afro-Rock Volume 1Strut
6. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Afrobeat SpecialSoundway
7. Buy! Ali Farka Toure and Toumani DiabateAli and ToumaniWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
8. Buy! (Various)PomegranatesB-Music
9. Buy! RaziaZebu NationCumbancha
10. Buy! (Soundtrack)No One Knows About Persian CatsMilan


Week: 3/19/2010 - 3/25/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Choc Quib TownOroNacional
2. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Afrobeat SpecialSoundway
3. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
4. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
5. Buy! (Soundtrack)No One Knows About Persian CatsMilan
6. Buy! (Various)Afro-Rock Volume 1Strut
7. Buy! Ali Farka Toure and Toumani DiabateAli and ToumaniWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
8. Buy! (Various)PomegranatesB-Music
9. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
10. Buy! RaziaZebu NationCumbancha


Week: 3/12/2010 - 3/18/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Choc Quib TownOroNacional
2. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
3. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
4. Buy! Sierra Leone's Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
5. Buy! (Soundtrack)No One Knows About Persian CatsMilan
6. Buy! Ali Farka Toure and Toumani DiabateAli and ToumaniWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
7. Buy! (Various)PomegranatesB-Music
8. Buy! (Various)Afro-Rock Volume 1Strut
9. Buy! NnekaConcrete JungleYo Mama/Decon/Epic
10. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Afrobeat SpecialSoundway


Week: 3/05/2010 - 3/11/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Choc Quib TownOroNacional
2. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
3. Buy! (Various)PomegranatesB-Music
4. Buy! NnekaConcrete JungleYo Mama/Decon/Epic
5. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
6. Buy! WitchLazy Bones!!QDK Media
7. Buy! Ali Farka Toure and Toumani DiabateAli and ToumaniWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
8. Buy! Sierra Leone Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
9. Buy! RaziaZebu NationCumbancha
10. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul


Week: 2/26/2010 - 3/04/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Choc Quib TownOroNacional
2. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
3. Buy! (Various)PomegranatesB-Music
4. Buy! NnekaConcrete JungleYo Mama/Decon/Epic
5. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
6. Buy! WitchLazy Bones!!QDK Media
7. Buy! Ali Farka Toure and Toumani DiabateAli and ToumaniWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
8. Buy! Sierra Leone Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
9. Buy! RaziaZebu NationCumbancha
10. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul


Week: 2/19/2010 - 2/25/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Choc Quib TownOroNacional
2. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
3. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
4. Buy! David StarfireBollywood BassSix Degrees
5. Buy! Ali Farka Toure and Toumani DiabateAli and ToumaniWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
6. Buy! Youssou N'DourI Bring What I LoveNonesuch
7. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul
8. Buy! Alpha Yaya DialloImmeJericho Beach
9. Buy! Mulatu Astatke/The HeliocentricsInspiration InformationStrut
10. Buy! (Various)Cazumbi: African Sixties Garage Vol. 2No Smoke


Week: 2/12/2010 - 2/18/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
2. Buy! David StarfireBollywood BassSix Degrees
3. Buy! (Various)Cazumbi: African Sixties Garage Vol. 2No Smoke
4. Buy! Sierra Leone Refugee All StarsRise & ShineCumbancha
5. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul
6. Buy! Mulatu Astatke/The HeliocentricsInspiration InformationStrut
7. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
8. Buy! Alpha Yaya DialloImmeJericho Beach
9. Buy! Youssou N'DourI Bring What I LoveNonesuch
10. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway


Week: 2/05/2010 - 2/11/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
2. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
3. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul
4. Buy! Mulatu Astatke/The HeliocentricsInspiration InformationStrut
5. Buy! Youssou N'DourI Bring What I LoveNonesuch
6. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
7. Buy! (Various)Cazumbi: African Sixties Garage Vol. 2No Smoke
8. Buy! Alpha Yaya DialloImmeJericho Beach
9. Buy! King CoyaCumbias De Villa DondeNacional
10. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl


Week: 1/29/2010 - 2/04/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Spy From CairoSecretly FamousWonderwheel
2. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
3. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul
4. Buy! Mulatu Astatke/The HeliocentricsInspiration InformationStrut
5. Buy! Youssou N'DourI Bring What I LoveNonesuch
6. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
7. Buy! (Various)Cazumbi: African Sixties Garage Vol. 2No Smoke
8. Buy! Alpha Yaya DialloImmeJericho Beach
9. Buy! King CoyaCumbias De Villa DondeNacional
10. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl


Week: 1/22/2010 - 1/28/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
2. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
3. Buy! (Various)Cazumbi: African Sixties Garage Vol. 2No Smoke
4. Buy! King CoyaCumbias De Villa DondeNacional
5. Buy! Mulatu Astatke/The HeliocentricsInspiration InformationStrut
6. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul
7. Buy! (Various)Shadow Music of ThailandSublime Frequencies
8. Buy! (Various)Siamese Soul: Thai Pop Spectacular Vol. 2 1960s-1980sSublime Frequencies
9. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
10. Buy! (Various)Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanian BluesSoundway


Week: 1/15/2010 - 1/21/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Mulatu Astatke/The HeliocentricsInspiration InformationStrut
2. Buy! Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni BaI Speak FulaNext Ambiance/Sub Pop
3. Buy! King CoyaCumbias De Villa DondeNacional
4. Buy! (Various)Cazumbi: African Sixties Garage Vol. 2No Smoke
5. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul
6. Buy! (Various)Shadow Music of ThailandSublime Frequencies
7. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
8. Buy! (Various)Siamese Soul: Thai Pop Spectacular Vol. 2 1960s-1980sSublime Frequencies
9. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
10. Buy! (Various)Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanian BluesSoundway


Week: 1/08/2010 - 1/14/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! King CoyaCumbias Be Villa DondeNacional
2. Buy! (Various)Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanian Blues 1968-81Soundway
3. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
4. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeThe Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975Strut
5. Buy! (Various)Siamese Soul: Thai Pop Spectacular Vol. 2 1960s-1080sSublime Frequencies
6. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
7. Buy! (Various)Shadow Music of ThailandSublime Frequencies
8. Buy! (Various)Cazumbi: African Sixties Garage Vol. 2No Smoke
9. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
10. Buy! (Various)Gozalo! Bugalu Tropical Vol. 3Vampisoul


Week: 1/01/2010 - 1/07/2010
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! King CoyaCumbias Be Villa DondeNacional
2. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
3. Buy! (Various)Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanian Blues 1968-81Soundway
4. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeThe Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975Strut
5. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
6. Buy! (Various)Siamese Soul: Thai Pop Spectacular Vol. 2 1960s-1080sSublime Frequencies
7. Buy! (Various)Shadow Music of ThailandSublime Frequencies
8. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
9. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
10. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echos HypnotiquesAnalog Africa



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