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Top 30 Chart: May 7-13, 2023


Check out the top played albums of the week!

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  • 🍁 = Canadian

30. 🍁 Doug Paisley: Say What You Like (Outside)
29. 🍁 Witch Prophet: Gateway Experience (Heart Lake)
28. 🌺 Bella White: Among Other Things (Rounder)
27. EmilΓ­ana Torrini: Racing The Storm (Bella Union / PIAS)
26. Fiona Boyes: Ramblified (Blue Empress)
25. Devon Gilfillian: Love You Anyway (Fantasy)
24. 🍁 Alexandra Stréliski: Néo-Romance (Secret City)
23. 🍁 Moonfruits: Salt (Independent)
22. 🍁 Bruce Cockburn: O Sun O Moon (True North)
21. 🍁 Begonia: Powder Blue (Birthday Cake)

Devon Gilfillian, speaks with Dawn Pemberton while on tour in Charleston, South Carolina. They dive into the craft of songwriting. Dawn asks Devon to describe his album as if it was a person, and choose his favourite Sunday morning album. He shares the story behind “Imma let my body move.”

20. 🍁 Major Funk: The In Between (Independent)
19. 🍁 Feist: Multitudes (Polydor)
18. Taj Mahal: Savoy (Stony Plain)
17. 🍁 Great Lake Swimmers: Uncertain Country (Harbour Songs/Fontana)
16. 🍁 Del Barber: Almanac (Acronym)
15. David Wax Museum: You Must Change Your Life (Nine Mile)
14. Eric Bibb: Ridin’ (Repute)
13. 🍁 Claire Davis: Get It Right (LRK)
12. 🍁 Kid Koala: Creatures of the Late Afternoon (Envision)
11. 🍁 Michael Jerome Browne: Gettin’ Together (Stony Plain)

Claire Davis recently Joined Dawn Pemberton On The Rise. Currently sitting at #13 on this weeks Top 30 chart, Claire shares more about releasing her latest solo record, exploring her own sound, and her influences. She shares an inspiring tale of seeing Sharon Jones of the Dap Kings for the first time, and what it was like growing up with music.

10. 🌺 Mallory Chipman: As Though I Had Wings (Tunnel Mountain)
9. 🍁 Tina Leon: Pull (Ensoul)
8. Krasno Moore Project: Book of Queens (Concord Jazz)
7. 🌺 Wayfinding: Wayfinding (Victory Pool)
6. Zuco 103: Telenova (Six Degrees)
5. 🍁 Gord Downie & Bob Rock: Lustre Parfait (Arts & Crafts)
4. St. Paul & The Broken Bones: Angels In Science Fiction (ATO)
3. 🍁 Alex Cuba: El Swing Que Yo Tengo (Caracol)
2. 🍁 William Prince: Stand in the Joy (Six Shooter)
1. Joy Oladokun: Proof Of Life (Republic/Verve)

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.