Charts & Adds: Week of 3/23 – 3/30

Top 5 Charts

1.) Teno Afrika – Amapiano Selections

Lutendo Raduhva is the 20 year old forerunner in the South African electronic genre called Ampiano, a blend of deep house and lounge music, with dominating synths and basslines.

2.) Misc – Partager l’ambulance

Extremely clever and enjoyable indie jazz from Canada.

3.) Ola Sweet – Carnation

Emotional tracks from a band that holed up during a rough winter, filled with melancholy.

4.) Bicep – Isles

A mixture of classic techno and house with influences spanning the whole world, Isles has everything people love about electronic music.

5.) Black Country, New Road – For the first time

Turning a lot of heads in the alt-rock community, Black Country, New Road provides a fantastic collection of songs that feel both classic and completely new.

Rank Artist Record Label
1 Teno Afrika Amapiano Selections Awesome Tapes From Africa
2 Misc Partager L’ambulance Bonsound
3 Ola Sweet Carnation Younger Dryas
4 Bicep Isles Ninja Tune
5 Black Country New Road For The First Time Ninja Tune
6 Bernice Eau De Bonjourno Telephone Explosion
7 Genesis Owusu Smiling With No Teeth House Anxiety/Ourness
8 Jimmy Edgar Cheetah Bend Innovative Leisure
9 Menahan Street Band The Exciting Sounds Of Menahan Street Band Daptone
10 Landlady LANDLADY Landladyland
11 Visionist A Call To Arms Mute
12 JPEGMAFIA EP2! [EP] Self-Released
13 Adrian Younge The American Negro Jazz Is Dead
14 Badlands Djinn Self-Released
15 Bodies Of Water Is This What It’s Like Thousand Tongues
16 Cal Fish Plastic Flag Fire Talk
17 Yehno Tomorrow We’ll Be Here [EP] Disques Durs
18 Doohickey Cubicle Don’t Fix Anything šŸ˜‰ Self-Released
19 Louisahhh The Practice Of Freedom He.She.They
20 Django Django Glowing In The Dark Because
21 Katy Kirby Cool Dry Place Keeled Scales
22 Cassandra Jenkins An Overview On Phenomenal Nature Ba Da Bing
23 King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard L.W. KGLW
24 Allie Crow Buckley Moonlit And Devious Self-Released
25 Yeek Valencia AWAL
26 Michael Beach Dream Violence Goner
27 Julien Baker Little Oblivions Matador/Beggars Group
28 Born Ruffians Pulp [EP] Yep Roc
29 Soft Glas How Strange Independent
30 Denzel Curry And Kenny Beats Unlocked 1.5 Loma Vista/Concord

Top 3 Adds

1.) L’impĆ©ratrice – Tako Tsubo

Recommended if you like: Jamaroquai, Daft Punk, M83

2.) Xiu Xiu – OH NO

Recommended if you like: Deerhoof, Liars, Grouper

3.) Chess Club – You’re Lucky I Like You

Recommended if you like: toe, American Football, Cap’n Jazz

Rank Artist Record Label
1 L’imperatrice Tako Tsubo Microqlima
2 Xiu Xiu OH NO Polyvinyl
3 Chess Club You’re Lucky I Like You Self-Released
4 Show Me The Body Survive [EP] Loma Vista
5 Haunted Shed Faltering Light Strolling Bones
6 Citizen Life In Your Glass World Run For Cover
7 Real Estate Half A Human [EP] Domino
8 Velvet Vision Velvet Vision [EP] Self-Released
9 For Those I Love For Those I Love September
10 Jackson Scribner Jackson Scribner We Know Better