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Top 30 Chart: April 23-29, 2023


Check out the top played albums of the week!

  • 🌺 = Albertan
  • 🍁 = Canadian

30. 🍁 Moonfruits: Salt (Independent)
29. Baaba Maal: Being (Marathon Artists)
28. Krasno Moore Project: Book of Queens (Concord Jazz)
27. Taj Mahal: Savoy (Stony Plain)
26. David Van Auken: American Harmony (Debacle)
25. boygenius: the record (Interscope / Universal)
24. 🍁 Steve Dawson: Eyes Closed, Dreaming (Black Hen)
23. 🌺 Mac DeMarco: Five Easy Hot Dogs (Royal Mountain)
22. 🍁 Major Funk: The In Between (Independent)
21. CΓ©cile McLorin Salvant: MΓ©lusine (Nonesuch)

Moonfruits addresses heart, wit, and wonder. Dawn Pemberton speaks with Kaitlin Milroy about the latest album from Moonfruits, Salt. Kaitlin shares more about the stories behind the album, the impact of family, even notions of religion, reincarnation, and the future of the earth.

20. 🍁 Ron Sexsmith: The Vivian Line (Warner)
19. 🌺 Peter & The Wolves: Worth The Trouble (Independent)
18. Shana Cleveland: Manzanita (Hardly Art)
17. Zuco 103: Telenova (Six Degrees)
16. 🍁 Jane Bunnett: Playing With Fire (Linus)
15. 🍁 Begonia: Powder Blue (Birthday Cake)
14. 🍁 Doug Paisley: Say What You Like (Outside)
13. 🍁 Bruce Cockburn: O Sun O Moon (True North)
12. 🍁 Del Barber: Almanac (Acronym)
11. 🍁 William Prince: Stand in the Joy (Six Shooter)

Dawn Pemberton speaks with Steve Dawson about the three different albums he’s released over the past year. Steve shares more about recording and producing 100 songs remotely during the pandemic, and what it was like to collaborate with Matt Patershuk.

10. The Wood Brothers: Heart is the Hero (Honey Jar/Thirty Tigers)
9. 🍁 Matt Andersen: The Big Bottle Of Joy (Sonic)
8. 🌺 The Lovebullies: Somewhere (Independent)
7. Eric Bibb: Ridin’ (Repute)
6. 🍁 Tina Leon: Pull (Ensoul)
5. 🌺 Mike Tod: Mike Tod LP (Independent)
4. EmilΓ­ana Torrini: Racing The Storm (Bella Union / PIAS)
3. Nickel Creek: Celebrants (Thirty Tigers)
2. 🌺 Justine Vandergrift: Mountain Standard Time (Independent)
1. 🍁 Feist: Multitudes (Polydor)

In case you missed it, Grant Stovel spoke with Feist in Season One of the Hidden Track podcast.

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Tune in to On The Rise with Dawn Pemberton and Brendan Cross every Friday from noon-3pm MT when they connect the musical dots, taking a peek at CKUA chart history, chat with great artists, and, of course, count down the Top 30 albums every week.