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KEXP World music charts for 2009
Week: 12/04/2009 - 12/10/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! King CoyaCumbias Be Villa DondeNacional
2. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
3. Buy! (Various)Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanian Blues 1968-81Soundway
4. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
5. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
6. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeThe Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975Strut
7. Buy! (Various)Shadow Music of ThailandSublime Frequencies
8. Buy! (Various)Siamese Soul: Thai Pop Spectacular Vol. 2 1960s-1080sSublime Frequencies
9. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
10. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echos HypnotiquesAnalog Africa


Week: 11/27/2009 - 12/03/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! King CoyaCumbias Be Villa DondeNacional
2. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
3. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
4. Buy! (Various)Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanian Blues 1968-81Soundway
5. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeThe Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975Strut
6. Buy! (Various)Siamese Soul: Thai Pop Spectacular Vol. 2 1960s-1980sSublime Frequencies
7. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
8. Buy! (Various)Shadow Music of ThailandSublime Frequencies
9. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
10. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echos HypnotiquesAnalog Africa


Week: 11/20/2009 - 11/26/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Various)Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanian Blues 1968-1981Soundway
2. Buy! King CoyaCumbias Be Villa DondeNacional
3. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
4. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
5. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
6. Buy! (Various)Panama! 3Soundway
7. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeThe Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975Strut
8. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
9. Buy! (Various)Shadow Music of ThailandSublime Frequencies
10. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echos HypnotiquesAnalog Africa


Week: 11/13/2009 - 11/19/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! King CoyaCumbias De Villa DondeNacional
2. Buy! (Various)Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanian Blues 1968-1981Soundway
3. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
4. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeThe Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975Strut
5. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
6. Buy! Forro in the DarkLight a CandleNublu/National Geographic
7. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echoes HypnotiquesAnalog Africa
8. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
9. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
10. Buy! Bebel GilbertoAll in OneVerve


Week: 11/06/2009 - 11/12/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Forro in the DarkLight a CandleNublu/National Geographic
2. Buy! Mulatu AstatkeThe Story of Ethio Jazz 1965-1975Strut
3. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
4. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
5. Buy! Bebel GilbertoAll in OneVerve
6. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echoes HypnotiquesAnalog Africa
7. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
8. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
9. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
10. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta


Week: 10/30/2009 - 11/05/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
2. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta
3. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
4. Buy! Rainbow ArabiaKabukimonoManimal Vinyl
5. Buy! Bebel GilbertoAll in OneVerve
6. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
7. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echoes HypnotiquesAnalog Africa
8. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
9. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
10. Buy! Forro in the DarkLight a CandleNublu/National Geographic


Week: 10/23/2009 - 10/29/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
2. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
3. Buy! Rainbow ArabiaKabukimonoManimal Vinyl
4. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
5. Buy! Bebel GilbertoAll in OneVerve
6. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
7. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echoes HypnotiquesAnalog Africa
8. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
9. Buy! Forro in the DarkLight a CandleNublu/National Geographic
10. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta


Week: 10/16/2009 - 10/22/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
2. Buy! Forro in the DarkLight a CandleNublu/National Geographic
3. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta
4. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
5. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
6. Buy! Bebel GilbertoAll in OneVerve
7. Buy! Group BombinoGuitars From Agadez Vol. 2Sublime Frequencies
8. Buy! Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de CotonouVolume Two: Echoes HypnotiquesAnalog Africa
9. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
10. Buy! Os MutantesHaih…or Amoretecedor…Anti-


Week: 10/09/2009 - 10/15/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
2. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
3. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
4. Buy! Bebel GilbertoAll in OneVerve
5. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta
6. Buy! Forro in the DarkLight a CandleNublu/National Geographic
7. Buy! Rainbow ArabiaKabukimonoManimal Vinyl
8. Buy! Os MutantesHaih or AmoretecedorAnti-
9. Buy! Rodrigo y Gabriela11:11 (Eleven:Eleven)ATO
10. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO


Week: 10/02/2009 - 10/08/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
2. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
3. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
4. Buy! Rodrigo y Gabriela11:11 (Eleven:Eleven)ATO
5. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta
6. Buy! Kimi DjabateKaramCumbancha
7. Buy! (Various)Panama! 2Soundway
8. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
9. Buy! (Various)Six Degrees Of: The Middle EastSix Degrees
10. Buy! Rainbow ArabiaKabukimonoManimal Vinyl


Week: 09/25/2009 - 10/01/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
2. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
3. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
4. Buy! Rodrigo y Gabriela11:11 (Eleven:Eleven)ATO
5. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta
6. Buy! Kimi DjabateKaramCumbancha
7. Buy! (Various)Panama! 2Soundway
8. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
9. Buy! (Various)Six Degrees Of: The Middle EastSix Degrees
10. Buy! Rainbow ArabiaKabukimonoManimal Vinyl


Week: 09/18/2009 - 09/24/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
2. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
3. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta
4. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
5. Buy! Rainbow ArabiaKabukimonoManimal Vinyl
6. Buy! Rodrigo y Gabriela11:11 (Eleven:Eleven)ATO
7. Buy! Kimi DjabateKaramCumbancha
8. Buy! (Various)Six Degrees Of: The Middle EastSix Degrees
9. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
10. Buy! (Various)Panama! 2Soundway


Week: 09/11/2009 - 09/17/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
2. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
3. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
4. Buy! Rainbow ArabiaKabukimonoManimal Vinyl
5. Buy! Os MutantesHaih… or Amoretecedor…Anti-
6. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta
7. Buy! Kimi DjabateKaramCumbancha
8. Buy! Rodrigo y Gabriela11:11 (Eleven:Eleven)ATO
9. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
10. Buy! (Various)Six Degrees Of: The Middle EastSix Degrees


Week: 09/04/2009 - 09/10/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
2. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
3. Buy! BrownoutAguilas and CobrasSix Degrees
4. Buy! Os MutantesHaih… or Amoretecedor…Anti-
5. Buy! Rainbow ArabiaKabukimonoManimal Vinyl
6. Buy! (Various)The Sound of Wonder!B-Music
7. Buy! Rodrigo y Gabriela11:11 (Eleven:Eleven)ATO
8. Buy! (Various)Rocksteady: The Roots of ReggaeMoll-Selekta
9. Buy! Puerto PlataCasita de CampoiASO
10. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional


Week: 08/28/2009 - 09/03/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Very BestWarm Heart of AfricaGreen Owl
2. Buy! Fool's GoldFool's GoldIAMSOUND
3. Buy! Os MutantesHaih or AmoretecedorAnti-
4. Buy! (Various)The Sound of Wonder!B-Music
5. Buy! Rodrigo y Gabriela11:11 (Eleven:Eleven)ATO
6. Buy! (Various)Well-Hung: 20 Funk-Rock Eruptions From Beneath Communist Hungary Volume 1B-Music
7. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
8. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People…Lazers DoDowntown
9. Buy! (Various)Panama! 2Soundway
10. Buy! (Various)Six Degrees Of: The Middle EastSix Degrees


Week: 08/14/2009 - 08/20/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
2. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People…Lazers DoDowntown
3. Buy! CeuVagarosaSix Degrees
4. Buy! (Various)Panama! 2Soundway
5. Buy! (Various)Well Hung: 20 Funk-Rock Eruptions From Beneath Communist Hungary Volume 1B-Music
6. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
7. Buy! (Various)Six Degrees Of: The Middle EastSix Degrees
8. Buy! (Various)The Sound of Wonder!B-Music
9. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
10. Buy! (Various)Black Rio 2: Original Samba Strut 1971-1980Strut


Week: 08/07/2009 - 08/13/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
2. Buy! CeuVagarosaSix Degrees
3. Buy! (Various)Panama! 2Soundway
4. Buy! (Various)Six Degrees Of: The Middle EastSix Degrees
5. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People…Lazers DoDowntown
6. Buy! (Various)The Sound of Wonder!B-Music
7. Buy! Kimi DjabateKaramCumbancha
8. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
9. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
10. Buy! (Various)Well Hung: 20 Funk-Rock Eruptions From Beneath Communist Hungary Volume 1B-Music


Week: 07/31/2009 - 08/06/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
2. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People…Lazers DoDowntown
3. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
4. Buy! CeuVagarosaSix Degrees
5. Buy! (Various)The Sound of Wonder!B-Music
6. Buy! (Various)Panama! 2Soundway
7. Buy! (Various)Well Hung: 20 Funk-Rock Eruptions From Beneath Communist Hungary Volume 1B-Music
8. Buy! (Various)Black Rio 2: Original Samba Strut 1971-1980Strut
9. Buy! Kimi DjabateKaramCumbancha
10. Buy! Madera LimpiaLa CoronaOut Here


Week: 07/24/2009 - 07/30/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
2. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People…Lazers DoDowntown
3. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
4. Buy! Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut RockESL
5. Buy! CeuVagarosaSix Degrees
6. Buy! (Various)The Sound of Wonder!B-Music
7. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleESL
8. Buy! (Various)Black Rio 2: Original Samba Strut 1971-1980Strut
9. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
10. Buy! (Various)ZZK Sound Vol. 2Nacional


Week: 07/17/2009 - 07/23/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
2. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People…Lazers DoDowntown
3. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleESL
4. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
5. Buy! CeuVagarosaSix Degrees
6. Buy! Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut RockESL
7. Buy! Madera LimpiaLa CoronaOut Here
8. Buy! (Various)Well Hung: 20 Funk-Rock Eruptions From Beneath Communist Hungary Volume 1B-Music
9. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
10. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureFondoSix Degrees


Week: 07/10/2009 - 07/16/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People…Lazers DoDowntown
2. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
3. Buy! CeuVagarosaSix Degrees
4. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
5. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleESL
6. Buy! (Various)Well-Hung: 20 Funk-Rock Eruptions From Beneath Communist Hungary Volume 1B-Music
7. Buy! Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut RockESL
8. Buy! (Various)Six Degrees Of: The Middle EastSix Degrees
9. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
10. Buy! Los Amigos InvisiblesCommercialNacional


Week: 07/03/2009 - 07/09/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
2. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People…Lazers DoDowntown
3. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
4. Buy! CeuVagarosaSix Degrees
5. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleESL
6. Buy! (Various)Well-Hung: 20 Funk-Rock Eruptions From Beneath Communist Hungary Volume 1B-Music
7. Buy! Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut RockESL
8. Buy! (Various)Black Rio 2: Original Samba Soul 1971-1980Strut
9. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureFondoSix Degrees
10. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch


Week: 06/26/2009 - 07/02/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People… Lazers DoDowntown
2. Buy! Bomba EstereoBlow UpNacional
3. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
4. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleESL
5. Buy! (Various)ZZK Sound Vol. 2Nacional
6. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
7. Buy! Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut RockESL
8. Buy! Marcio LocalSays Don Day Don Dree Don DonLuaka Bop
9. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureFondoSix Degrees
10. Buy! Madera LimpiaLa CoronaOut Here


Week: 06/19/2009 - 06/25/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Major LazerGuns Don't Kill People… Lazers DoDowntown
2. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleESL
3. Buy! Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraTell No LiesReal World
4. Buy! (Various)ZZK Sound Vol. 2Nacional
5. Buy! Federico AubeleAmatoriaESL
6. Buy! (Various)Black Rio 2: Original Samba Strut 1971-1980Strut
7. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
8. Buy! Staff Benda BililiTres Tres FortCrammed
9. Buy! Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut RockESL
10. Buy! Los Amigos InvisiblesCommercialNacional


Week: 06/12/2009 - 06/18/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleESL
2. Buy! NOMOInvisible CitiesUbiquity
3. Buy! (Various)ZZK Sound Vol. 2Nacional
4. Buy! Oumou SangareSeyaWorld Circuit/Nonesuch
5. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureFondoSix Degrees
6. Buy! Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut RockESL
7. Buy! Major LazerHold the LineDowntown/Mad Decent
8. Buy! Los Amigos InvisiblesCommercialNacional
9. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
10. Buy! The Latin ProjectMusica De La NocheTLP Musica


Week: 06/05/2009 - 06/11/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian QuesadaCoconut RockESL
2. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleESL
3. Buy! NOMOInvisible CitiesUbiquity
4. Buy! Staff Benda BililiTres Tres FortCrammed
5. Buy! Madera LimpiaLa CoronaOut Here
6. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureFondoSix Degrees
7. Buy! Los Amigos InvisiblesCommercialNacional
8. Buy! Marcio LocalSays Don Day Don Dree Don DonLuaka Bop
9. Buy! Federico AubeleAmatoriaESL
10. Buy! Major LazerHold the LineDowntown/Mad Decent


Week: 05/29/2009 - 06/04/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleEighteenth Street Lounge
2. Buy! NOMOInvisible CitiesUbiquity
3. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureFondoSix Degrees
4. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
5. Buy! Staff Benda BililiTres Tres FortCrammed
6. Buy! Federico AubeleAmatoriaEighteenth Street Lounge
7. Buy! Los Amigos InvisiblesCommercialNacional
8. Buy! (Soundtrack)Sleepwalking Through the MekongM80
9. Buy! Marcio LocalSays Don Day Don Dree Don DonLuaka Bop
10. Buy! (Soundtrack)Rudo y CursiNacional


Week: 05/22/2009 - 05/28/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! NickodemusSun PeopleEighteenth Street Lounge
2. Buy! NOMOInvisible CitiesUbiquity
3. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureFondoSix Degrees
4. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
5. Buy! Staff Benda BililiTres Tres FortCrammed
6. Buy! Federico AubeleAmatoriaEighteenth Street Lounge
7. Buy! Los Amigos InvisiblesCommercialNacional
8. Buy! (Soundtrack)Sleepwalking Through the MekongM80
9. Buy! Marcio LocalSays Don Day Don Dree Don DonLuaka Bop
10. Buy! (Soundtrack)Rudo y CursiNacional


Week: 05/15/2009 - 05/21/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! NOMOInvisible CitiesUbiquity
2. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
3. Buy! Federico AubeleAmatoriaEighteenth Street Lounge
4. Buy! (Various)Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky LagosStrut
5. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
6. Buy! (Soundtrack)Sleepwalking Through the MekongM80
7. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureFondoSix Degrees
8. Buy! Staff Benda BililiTres Tres FortCrammed
9. Buy! Mexican Institute of SoundSoy SauceNacional
10. Buy! Clutchy Hopkins Meets Lord KenjaminMusic Is My MedicineUbiquity


Week: 05/08/2009 - 05/14/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
2. Buy! NOMOInvisible CitiesUbiquity
3. Buy! Staff Benda BililiTres Tres FortCrammed
4. Buy! Federico AubeleAmatoriaEighteenth Street Lounge
5. Buy! Mexican Institute of SoundSoy SauceNacional
6. Buy! Major LazerHold the LineDowntown/Mad Decent
7. Buy! (Soundtrack)Rudo y CursiNacional
8. Buy! Marcio LocalSays Don Day Don Dree Don DonLuaka Bop
9. Buy! Clutchy Hopkins Meets Lord KenjaminMusic Is My MedicineUbiquity
10. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric


Week: 05/01/2009 - 05/07/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Mexican Institute of SoundSoy SauceNacional
3. Buy! NOMOInvisible CitiesUbiquity
4. Buy! Staff Benda BililiTres Tres FortCrammed
5. Buy! Federico AubeleAmatoriaEighteenth Street Lounge
6. Buy! (Various)Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky LagosStrut
7. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
8. Buy! (Soundtrack)Rudo y CursiNacional
9. Buy! (Various)Satanic SambaNacopajaz
10. Buy! (Soundtrack)Sleepwalking Through the MekongM80


Week: 04/24/2009 - 04/30/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
2. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
3. Buy! NOMOInvisible CitiesUbiquity
4. Buy! Mexican Institute of SoundSoy SauceNacional
5. Buy! (Various)Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky LagosStrut
6. Buy! Manooghi HiManooghi HiSelf-released
7. Buy! Clutchy Hopkins Meets Lord KenjaminMusic Is My MedicineUbiquity
8. Buy! (Various)1970's Algerian Proto-Rai Underground Sublime Frequencies
9. Buy! Culture Musical ClubShime!World Village
10. Buy! (Soundtrack)Sleepwalking Through the MekongM80


Week: 04/17/2009 - 04/23/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
3. Buy! Mexican Institute of SoundSoy SauceNacional
4. Buy! Manooghi HiManooghi HiSelf-released
5. Buy! (Soundtrack)Sleepwalking Through the MekongM80
6. Buy! (Various)Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky LagosStrut
7. Buy! Clutchy Hopkins Meets Lord KenjaminMusic Is My MedicineUbiquity
8. Buy! Bio RitmoBionicoLocutor
9. Buy! (Various)Satanic SambaNacopajaz
10. Buy! (Various)1970's Algerian Proto-Rai Underground Sublime Frequencies


Week: 04/10/2009 - 04/16/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
3. Buy! Mexican Institute of SoundSoy SauceNacional
4. Buy! (Various)Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky LagosStrut
5. Buy! (Soundtrack)Sleepwalking Through the MekongM80
6. Buy! Bio RitmoBionicoLocutor
7. Buy! (Various)Satanic SambaNacopajaz
8. Buy! (Various)1970's Algerian Proto-Rai UndergroundSublime Frequencies
9. Buy! Culture Musical ClubShime!World Village
10. Buy! YonluA Society In Which No Tear Is Shed Is Inconceivably MediocreLuaka Bop


Week: 04/09/2009 - 04/13/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Mexican Institue of SoundSoy SauceNacional
3. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
4. Buy! (Various)Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky LagosStrut
5. Buy! (Soundtrack)Sleepwalking Through the MekongM80
6. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
7. Buy! Bio RitmoBionicoLocutor
8. Buy! (Various)Satanic SambaNacopajaz
9. Buy! (Various)1970's Algerian Proto-Rai UndergroundSublime Frequencies
10. Buy! Culture Musical ClubShime!World Village


Week: 03/27/2009 - 04/02/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
3. Buy! (Various)Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky LagosStrut
4. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
5. Buy! Bio RitmoBionicoLocutor
6. Buy! YonluA Society In Which No Tear Is Shed Is Inconceivably MediocreLuaka Bop
7. Buy! Freddie McGregorMr. McGregorVP
8. Buy! Culture Musical ClubShime!World Village
9. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
10. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk


Week: 03/20/2009 - 03/26/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
2. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
3. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
4. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk
5. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
6. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
7. Buy! Bio RitmoBionicoLocutor
8. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchamantcheNonesuch
9. Buy! Freddie McGregorMr. McGregorVP
10. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha


Week: 03/13/2009 - 03/19/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Amadou & MariamWelcome to MaliBecause/Nonesuch
2. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk
3. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
4. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
5. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
6. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
7. Buy! Bio RitmoBionicoLocutor
8. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchamantcheNonesuch
9. Buy! Freddie McGregorMr. McGregorVP
10. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha


Week: 03/06/2009 - 03/12/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
2. Buy! Buraka Som SistemaBlack DiamondFabric
3. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
4. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk
5. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
6. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
7. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchmantcheNonesuch
8. Buy! Freddie McGregorMr. McGregorVP
9. Buy! Femi KutiDay by DayMercer Street
10. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL


Week: 02/27/2009 - 03/05/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
2. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
3. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk
4. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchamantcheNonesuch
5. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
6. Buy! Freddie McGregorMr. McGregorVP
7. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
8. Buy! Femi KutiDay by DayMercer Street
9. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
10. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/World Village


Week: 02/20/2009 - 02/26/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
2. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
3. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk
4. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchamantcheNonesuch
5. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
6. Buy! Freddie McGregorMr. McGregorVP
7. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
8. Buy! Femi KutiDay by DayMercer Street
9. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
10. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/World Village


Week: 02/13/2009 - 02/19/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Soundtrack) Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
2. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
3. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchmantcheNonesuch
4. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk
5. Buy! Freddie McGregorMr. McGregorVP
6. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
7. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
8. Buy! Femi KutiDay by DayMercer Street
9. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
10. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/World Village


Week: 02/06/2009 - 02/12/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Soundtrack) Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
2. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
3. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk
4. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchmantcheNonesuch
5. Buy! Extra GoldenThank You Very QuicklyThrill Jockey
6. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
7. Buy! Femi KutiDay By DayMercer Street
8. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
9. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/World Village
10. Buy! Zuco 103After the CarnavalSix Degrees


Week: 01/30/2009 - 02/05/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Soundtrack) Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
2. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
3. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
4. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchmantcheNonesuch
5. Buy! KinkyBarracudaNettwerk
6. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/World Village
7. Buy! Femi KutiDay By DayMercer Street
8. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
9. Buy! Zuco 103After the CarnavalSix Degrees
10. Buy! Dennis BrownThe Best of Dennis Brown: The Niney YearsHeartbeat


Week: 01/23/2009 - 01/29/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
2. Buy! (Soundtrack) Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./Interscope
3. Buy! Femi KutiDay by DayMercer Street
4. Buy! DJ SunPara EPSoular Grooves
5. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchmantcheNonesuch
6. Buy! Zuco 103After the CarnavalSix Degrees
7. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/World Village
8. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
9. Buy! Dennis BrownThe Best of Dennis Brown: The Niney YearsHeartbeat
10. Buy! Juana MolinaUn DiaDomino


Week: 01/16/2009 - 01/22/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./ Interscope
2. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
3. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
4. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchamantcheNonesuch
5. Buy! Femi KutiDay by DayMercer Street
6. Buy! Dennis BrownThe Best of Dennis Brown: The Niney YearsHeartbeat
7. Buy! Zuco 103After the CarnavalSix Degrees
8. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/World Village
9. Buy! Juana MolinaUn DiaDomino
10. Buy! Thievery CorporationRadio RetaliationEighteenth Street Lounge


Week: 01/09/2009 - 01/15/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./ Interscope
2. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
3. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
4. Buy! Rokia TraoreTchamantcheNonesuch
5. Buy! Femi KutiDay by DayMercer Street
6. Buy! Zuco 103After the CarnavalSix Degrees
7. Buy! Dennis BrownThe Best of Dennis Brown: The Niney YearsHeartbeat
8. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/World Village
9. Buy! Juana MolinaUn DiaDomino
10. Buy! Thievery CorporationRadio RetaliationEighteenth Street Lounge


Week: 01/04/2009 - 01/08/2009
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! (Soundtrack)Slumdog MillionaireN.E.E.T./ Interscope
2. Buy! El GuinchoAlegranzaXL
3. Buy! Zuco 103After the CarnavalSix Degrees
4. Buy! Femi KutiDay by DayMercer Street
5. Buy! NovalimaCoba CobaCumbancha
6. Buy! Omara PortuondoGraciasMontuno/ World Village
7. Buy! Thievery CorporationRadio RetaliationEighteenth Street Lounge
8. Buy! Juana MolinaUn DiaDomino
9. Buy! Dennis BrownThe Best of Dennis Brown: The Niney YearsHeartbeat
10. Buy! Buena Vista Social ClubAt Carnegie HallWorld Circuit/ Nonesuch



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