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Top 30 Chart: November 17 to 23, 2023


Check out the top played albums of the week!

    • 🌺 = Albertan
    • 🍁 = Canadian

30. Gaslight Anthem: History Books (Rich Mahogany)
29.🍁 Loryn Taggart: The Lost Art of Pulling Through (Independent)
28.🌺 Baby Jey: Crop Circles (Maintenance)
27.🍁 MUNYA: Jardin (Luminelle)
26.🍁 Elisapie: Inuktitut (Bonsound)
25.🍁 Helena Deland: Goodnight Summerland (Chivi Chivi)
24. Arcy Drive: Beach Plum (Grand Jury)
23. Bruce Brubaker: Eno Piano (InFine)
22. Jaime Wyatt: Feel Good (New West)
21.🍁 Ox: Ktel (Independent)

20.🍁 Jose Lobo: In All Good Hope (Victory Pool)
19. Cleo Sol: Gold (Forever Living Originals)
18.🍁 Dominique Fils-Aime: Our Roots Run Deep (Ensoul)
17.🌺 The Provincial Archive: Good Luck (Consonant)
16. The Cat Empire: Where The Angels Fall (Independent)
15.🍁 Kelly Sloan: Insides Out (Victory Pool)
14.🌺 Rubim de Toledo: The Drip (Independent)
13. Alogte Oho & His Sounds of Joy: O Yinne! (Philophon)
12.🌺 Ginger Beef: Ginger Beef (Independent)
11.🌺 Jessica McMann: Prairie Dusk (Independent)

Dawn Pemberton recently caught up with the Calgary husband and wife team behind Ginger Beef. Warren Tse (AKA MSG) and Jiajia Li talk about how creating as individuals is beneficial to their creative process. Their new self titled album Ginger Beef hits the number 12 spot on the chart

10.🍁 Bry Webb: Run With Me (Idee Fixe)
9.🍁 Terra Lightfoot: Healing Power (Sonic Unyon)
8.🍁 Hannah Georgas: I’d be Lying If I Said I Didn’t Care (Real Kind/Arts & Craft
7.🍁 Allison Russell: The Returner (Fantasy)
6. Laura Veirs: Phone Orphans (Raven Marching Band)
5.🍁 Elliott Brood: Town (Six Shooter)
4.🍁 The Fugitives: No Help Coming (Fallen Tree)
3. Gabriel Birnbaum: Nightwater | All The Dead Do Is Dream (Western Vinyl)
2.🍁 MOONRIIVR: Vol. 1 (Victory Pool)
1.🌺 Kue Varo: Cowboy Witchcraft (Unsigned)

CKUA’s Dawn Pemberton recently caught up with Kue Varo to share the news that her album Cowboy Witchcraft has hit #1! Kuo shares more about the diversity of each song, and how each composition connects differently with listeners. She also shares more about hitting a new level of exposure in the press, along side her life philosophy and deep wisdom.

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.