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KEXP World music charts for 2017
Week: 6/30/2017 - 7/6/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Songhoy BluesResistanceFat Possum
2. Buy! SangoDe Mim, Pra Voceself-released
3. Buy! Maher CissokoKora Foajabu!
4. Buy! Nina MirandaFreedom Of MovementSix Degrees
5. Buy! Making MoviesI Am Another You3/2 Recordings
6. Buy! Lila DownsSalon, Lagrimas y DeseoSony
7. Buy! Café TacvbaJei BeibiMelotron
8. Buy! Massa DembeleMezana Douniaizniz
9. Buy! Omar SouleymanTo Syria, With LoveMad Decent
10. Buy! Arto LindsayCuidado MadameNorthern Spy


Week: 6/23/2017 - 6/29/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Songhoy BluesResistanceFat Possum
2. Buy! Café TacvbaJei BeibiMeltron
3. Buy! SangoDe Mim, Pra Voceself-released
4. Buy! Arto LindsayCuidado MadameNorthern Spy
5. Buy! Massa DembeleMezana Douniaizniz
6. Buy! Omar SouleymanTo Syria, With LoveMad Decent
7. Buy! Making MoviesI Am Another You3/2 Recordings
8. Buy! Nina MirandaFreedom Of MovementSix Degrees
9. Buy! Maher CissokoKora Foajabu!
10. Buy! Lila DownsSalon, Lagrimas y DeseoSony


Week: 6/16/2017 - 6/22/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Songhoy BluesResistanceFat Possum
2. Buy! SangoDe Mim, Pra Voceself-released
3. Buy! Making MoviesI Am Another You3/2 Recordings
4. Buy! Omar SouleymanTo Syria, With LoveMad Decent
5. Buy! Oumou SangareMogoyaNo Format!
6. Buy! Arto LindsayCuidado MadameNorthern Spy
7. Buy! Nina MirandaFreedom Of MovementSix Degrees
8. Buy! Lord EchoHarmoniesSoundway
9. Buy! Café TacvbaJei BeibiMelotron
10. Buy! Lila DownsSalon, Lagrimas y DeseoSony


Week: 6/9/2017 - 6/15/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Songhoy BluesResistanceFat Possum
2. Buy! Arto LindsayCuidado MadameNorthern Spy
3. Buy! Lord EchoHarmoniesSoundway
4. Buy! SangoDe Mim, Pra Voceself-released
5. Buy! Making MoviesI Am Another You3/2 Recordings
6. Buy! Oumou SangareMogoyaNo Format!
7. Buy! Orchestra BaobabTribute To Ndiouga DiengWorld Circuit
8. Buy! Café TacvbaJei BeibiMelotron
9. Buy! Nina MirandaFreedom Of MovementSix Degrees
10. Buy! Omar SouleymanTo Syria, With LoveMad Decent


Week: 5/26/2017 - 6/5/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! SangoDe Mim, Pra Voceself-released
2. Buy! Oumou SangareMogoyaNo Format!
3. Buy! Orchestra BaobabTribute to Ndiouga DiengWorld Circuit
4. Buy! Juana MolinaHaloCrammed Discs
5. Buy! Arto LindsayCuidado MadameNorthern Spy
6. Buy! Lord EchoHarmoniesSoundway
7. Buy! Forro In The DarkSandcastleNacional
8. Buy! Café TacvbaJei BeibiMelotron
9. Buy! QuitapenasYa Veran/La BestiaNames You Can Trust
10. Buy! Nina MirandaFreedom Of MovementSix Degrees


Week: 5/19/2017 - 5/25/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Arto LindsayCuidado MadameNorthern Spy
2. Buy! Café TacvbaJei BeibiMelotron
3. Buy! Oumou SangareMogoyaNo Format!
4. Buy! Orchestra BaobabTribute To Ndiouga DiengWorld Circuit
5. Buy! SangoDe Mim, Pra Voceself-released
6. Buy! Omar SouleymanTo Syria, With LoveMad Decent
7. Buy! Juana MolinaHaloCrammed Discs
8. Buy! Lord EchoHarmoniesSoundway
9. Buy! Forro In The DarkSandcastleNacional
10. Buy! QuitapenasYa Veran/La BestiaNames You Can Trust


Week: 5/5/2017 - 5/11/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Juana MolinaHaloCrammed Discs
2. Buy! SangoDe Mim, Pra Voceself-released
3. Buy! Arto LindsayCuidado MadameNorthern Spy
4. Buy! Oumou SangareMogoyaNo Format!
5. Buy! Lord EchoHarmoniesSoundway
6. Buy! Forro In The DarkSandcastleNacional
7. Buy! Orchestra BaobabTribute To Ndiouga DiengWorld Circuit
8. Buy! The Seven UpsDrinking WaterNorthside
9. Buy! QuitapenasYa Veran/La BestiaNames You Can Trust
10. Buy! EmelEnsenPartisan


Week: 4/28/2017 - 5/4/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Lord EchoHarmoniesSoundway
2. Buy! Forro In The DarkSandcastleNacional
3. Buy! Oumou SangareMogoyaNo Format!
4. Buy! The Seven UpsDrinking WaterNorthside
5. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
6. Buy! Orchestra BaobabTribute To Ndiouga DiengWorld Circuit
7. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureSambaSix Degrees
8. Buy! Janka Nabay & The Bubu GangBuild MusicLuaka Bop
9. Buy! ÌFÉIIII + IIIIself-released
10. Buy! QuitapenasYa Veran/La BestiaNames You Can Trust


Week: 4/21/2017 - 4/27/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! The Seven UpsDrinking WaterNorthside
2. Buy! Orchestra BaobabTribute To Ndiouga DiengWorld Circuit
3. Buy! Oumou SangareMogoyaNo Format!
4. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
5. Buy! ÌFÉIIII + IIIIself-released
6. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureSambaSix Degrees
7. Buy! EmelEnsenPartisan
8. Buy! Red BaraatBhangra PiratesRhyme & Reason
9. Buy! TamikrestKidalGlitterbeat
10. Buy! Forro In The DarkSandcastleNacional


Week: 4/7/2017 - 4/13/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
2. Buy! TamikrestKidalGlitterbeat
3. Buy! Ibibio Sound MachineUyaiMerge
4. Buy! The Seven UpsDrinking WaterNorthside
5. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureSambaSix Degrees
6. Buy! Janka Nabay & The Bubu GangBuild MusicLuaka Bop
7. Buy! Group Doueh & CheveuDakhla Sahara SessionBorn Bad
8. Buy! ÌFÉIIII + IIIIself-released
9. Buy! TinariwenElwanAnti-
10. Buy! EmelEnsenPartisan


Week: 3/31/2017 - 4/6/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
2. Buy! Ibibio Sound MachineUyaiMerge
3. Buy! TamikrestKidalGlitterbeat
4. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureSambaSix Degrees
5. Buy! Group Doueh & CheveuDakhla Sahara SessionBorn Bad
6. Buy! TinariwenElwanAnti-
7. Buy! Thievery CorporationThe Temple Of I & IESL/INgrooves
8. Buy! ÌFÉ IIII + IIIIself-released
9. Buy! EmelEnsenPartisan
10. Buy! Janka Nabay & The Bubu GangBuild MusicLuaka Bop


Week: 3/24/2017 - 3/30/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Thievery CorporationThe Temple Of I & IESL/INgrooves
2. Buy! Ibibio Sound MachineUyaiMerge
3. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
4. Buy! TamikrestKidalGlitterbeat
5. Buy! Jungle FireJambuNacional
6. Buy! Vieux Farka ToureSambaSix Degrees
7. Buy! Chico Mann & Captain PlanetNight VisionsBastard Jazz
8. Buy! TinariwenElwanAnti-
9. Buy! EmelEnsenPartisan
10. Buy! Group Doueh & CheveuDakhla Sahara SessionBorn Bad


Week: 3/17/2017 - 3/23/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Ibibio Sound MachineUyaiMerge
2. Buy! TinariwenElwanAnti-
3. Buy! Chico Mann & Captain PlanetNight VisionsBastard Jazz
4. Buy! Thievery CorporationThe Temple Of I & IESL/INgrooves
5. Buy! TamikrestKidalGlitterbeat
6. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
7. Buy! EmelEnsenPartisan
8. Buy! Group Doueh & CheveuDakhla Sahara SessionBorn Bad
9. Buy! Panoptica OrchestraBajos TiemposLove/Recs
10. Buy! Jungle FireJambuNacional


Week: 3/3/2017 - 3/9/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Thievery CorporationThe Temple Of I & IESL/Ingrooves
2. Buy! TinariwenElwanAnti-
3. Buy! Ibibio Sound MachineUyaiMerge
4. Buy! Jungle FireJambuNacional
5. Buy! TamikrestKidalGlitterbeat
6. Buy! Red BaraatBhangra PiratesRhyme & Reason
7. Buy! Hard ProofStingerModern Outsider
8. Buy! Chico Mann & Captain PlanetNight VisionsBastard Jazz
9. Buy! Panoptica OrchestraBajos TiemposLove/Recs
10. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Soul Fever: Afro Funk, Disco & BoogieSoul Jazz


Week: 2/17/2017 - 2/23/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Thievery CorporationThe Temple Of I & IESL/Ingrooves
2. Buy! TinariwenElwanAnti-
3. Buy! Ibibio Sound MachineUyaiMerge
4. Buy! Hard ProofStingerModern Outsider
5. Buy! Jungle FireJambuNacional
6. Buy! Chico Mann & Captain PlanetNight VisionsBastard Jazz
7. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Soul Fever: Afro Funk, Disco & BoogieSoul Jazz
8. Buy! (Various)Synthesize The SoulOstinato
9. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
10. Buy! Systema SolarRumbo A TierraNacional


Week: 2/10/2017 - 2/16/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Jungle FireJambuNacional
2. Buy! Chico Mann & Captain PlanetNight VisionsBastard Jazz
3. Buy! TinariwenElwanAnti-
4. Buy! Thievery CorporationThe Temple Of I & IESL/Ingrooves
5. Buy! Hard ProofStingerModern Outsider
6. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
7. Buy! Panoptica OrchestraBajos TiemposLove/Recs
8. Buy! Systema SolarRumbo A TierraNacional
9. Buy! Liber TeranThe Best OfRegalia
10. Buy! (Various)Nigeria Soul Fever: Afro Funk, Disco & BoogieSoul Jazz


Week: 2/3/2017 - 2/9/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Jungle FireJambuNacional
2. Buy! Hard ProofStingerModern Outsider
3. Buy! TinariwenElwanAnti-
4. Buy! Thievery CorporationThe Temple Of I & IESL/INgrooves
5. Buy! Panoptica OrchestraBajos TiemposLove/Recs
6. Buy! Systema SolarRumbo A TierraNacional
7. Buy! OndatropicaBaile BucaneroSoundway
8. Buy! Liber TeranThe Best OfRegalia
9. Buy! Luisa MaitaFio da MemoriaCumbancha
10. Buy! (Various)African RumbaPutumayo


Week: 1/27/2017 - 2/2/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Hard ProofStingerModern Outsider
2. Buy! Jungle FireJambuNacional
3. Buy! Panoptica OrchestraBajos TiemposLove/Recs
4. Buy! Systema Solar Rumbo A TierraNacional
5. Buy! Luisa MaitaFio da MemoriaCumbancha
6. Buy! Baloji64 Bits & Malachite EPBella Union
7. Buy! (Various)African RumbaPutumayo
8. Buy! Odion IruojeDown To EarthSoundway
9. Buy! GOATRequiemSub Pop
10. Buy! Acid ArabMusique de FranceCrammed Discs


Week: 1/20/2017 - 1/26/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Luisa MaitaFio da MemoriaCumbancha
2. Buy! Panoptica OrchestraBajos TiemposLove/Recs
3. Buy! Hard ProofStingerModern Outsider
4. Buy! Systema SolarRumbo A TierraNacional
5. Buy! Baloji64 Bits & Malachite EPBella Union
6. Buy! (Various)African RumbaPutumayo
7. Buy! Odion IruojeDown To EarthSoundway
8. Buy! GOATRequiemSub Pop
9. Buy! Acid ArabMusique de FranceCrammed Discs
10. Buy! BROOKZILL!Throwback To The FutureTommy Boy


Week: 1/13/2017 - 1/19/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Luisa MaitaFio da MemoriaCumbancha
2. Buy! Systema SolarRumbo A TierraNacional
3. Buy! Hard ProofStingerModern Outsider
4. Buy! Baloji64 Bits & Malachite EPBella Union
5. Buy! (Various)African RumbaPutumayo
6. Buy! Odion IruojeDown To EarthSoundway
7. Buy! GOATRequiemSub Pop
8. Buy! Acid ArabMusique de FranceCrammed Discs
9. Buy! BROOKZILL!Throwback To The FutureTommy Boy
10. Buy! (Various)Bobo Yeye: Belle Epoque In Upper Volta The Numerous Group


Week: 1/6/2017 - 1/12/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Hard ProofStingerModern Outsider
2. Buy! Systema Solar Rumbo A TierraNacional
3. Buy! Luisa MaitaFio da MemoriaCumbancha
4. Buy! Baloji64 Bits & Malachite EPBella Union
5. Buy! (Various)African RumbaPutumayo
6. Buy! Odion IruojeDown To EarthSoundway
7. Buy! GOATRequiemSub Pop
8. Buy! Acid ArabMusique de FranceCrammed Discs
9. Buy! BROOKZILL!Throwback To The FutureTommy Boy
10. Buy! (Various)Bobo Yeye: Belle Epoque In Upper VoltaThe Numero Group


Week: 12/30/2016 - 1/5/2017
Rank Artist Album Label
1. Buy! Luisa MaitaFio da MemoriaCumbancha
2. Buy! Baloji64 Bits & Malachite EPBella Union
3. Buy! (Various)African RumbaPutumayo
4. Buy! Odion IruojeDown To EarthSoundway
5. Buy! GOATRequiemSub Pop
6. Buy! Acid ArabMusique de FranceCrammed Discs
7. Buy! BROOKZILL!Throwback To The FutureTommy Boy
8. Buy! (Various)Bobo Yeye: Belle Epoque In Upper VoltaThe Numero Group
9. Buy! Alsarah & The NubatonesManaraWonderwheel
10. Buy! Y La BambaOjos Del SolTender Loving Empire