KCRW's Top Charts

Leo Nocentelli’s country-folk album “Another Side” took far too long to see the light of day , so we’re doing our best to get the word out.

LA stalwarts Gabriels have been in heavy KCRW rotation for years, so it’s about time that they topped the chart.

It is a very, very good time to be a Flight Facilities fan in Los Angeles.

KCRW's Top 30: Flight Facilities are ready for take-off

It is a very, very good time to be a Flight Facilities fan in Los Angeles.

Great dance music is not extinct — not even close. For starters, check out this New Beat and EBM guide from Berlin-based DJ/musician Curses for some serious, irrefutable proof.

KCRW's Top 30: Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs are anything but

Great dance music is not extinct — not even close. For starters, check out this New Beat and EBM guide from Berlin-based DJ/musician Curses for some serious, irrefutable proof.

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re well aware of the fact that former Jurassic 5 DJ-producer Nu-Mark is an utter delight to encounter.

KCRW's Top 30: DJ Nu-Mark dominates

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re well aware of the fact that former Jurassic 5 DJ-producer Nu-Mark is an utter delight to encounter.

Some records come out swinging, and some take more of a slow burn approach. “Local Valley,” José González’s subtle stunner of a new album, has traveled the latter path.

KCRW's Top 30: José González takes the top spot

Some records come out swinging, and some take more of a slow burn approach. “Local Valley,” José González’s subtle stunner of a new album, has traveled the latter path.

Though her interpretation of Sharon Van Etten’s “One Day” has totally ruled KCRW’s airwaves over the past few months, we sure have been craving much more from our Best New Artist of…

KCRW's Top 30: St. Panther makes your 'Problems' fade away

Though her interpretation of Sharon Van Etten’s “One Day” has totally ruled KCRW’s airwaves over the past few months, we sure have been craving much more from our Best New Artist of…

Mexico City-based French psych-pop band Petite Amie have been releasing excellent singles for the past few months in the run up to their forthcoming, self-titled debut album.

KCRW's Top 30: French pop from Mexico and ear-catching debuts

Mexico City-based French psych-pop band Petite Amie have been releasing excellent singles for the past few months in the run up to their forthcoming, self-titled debut album.

Deft composer of intricate indie pop sir Was has been anointed KCRW’s most played artist.

KCRW's Top 30: sir Was is getting the most play

Deft composer of intricate indie pop sir Was has been anointed KCRW’s most played artist.

“Still Slipping Vol. 1,” the first long form project from electronic music producer Peter O’Grady, a.k.a.

KCRW's Top 30: Joy Orbison slips into a top spot

“Still Slipping Vol. 1,” the first long form project from electronic music producer Peter O’Grady, a.k.a.

Disclosure made quite the splash last week with the ingenious roll out of their “Never Enough” EP. All five of the new songs remain in heavy rotation.

KCRW's Top 30: Debuts from Disclosure, Cleo Sol, and a birthday tribute to Madonna

Disclosure made quite the splash last week with the ingenious roll out of their “Never Enough” EP. All five of the new songs remain in heavy rotation.

Jungle’s latest album “Loving In Stereo” is officially out in full and KCRW’s DJs are fully into it.

KCRW’s Top 30: It’s a Jungle out here

Jungle’s latest album “Loving In Stereo” is officially out in full and KCRW’s DJs are fully into it.

Having hovered in the top ten for weeks now, it was inevitable that Brittany Howard would claim the No. 1 spot. That day is today, friends. Speaking of friends, Ms.

KCRW’s Top 30: Brittany Howard brought some friends

Having hovered in the top ten for weeks now, it was inevitable that Brittany Howard would claim the No. 1 spot. That day is today, friends. Speaking of friends, Ms.

If you tuned into KCRW over the past week, chances are you heard Prince.

KCRW’s Top 30: Prince reigns purple over our airwaves

If you tuned into KCRW over the past week, chances are you heard Prince.

Dust off those linguistics study guides, cause we’re a Nation Of Language now.

KCRW’s Top 30: July 12-18

Dust off those linguistics study guides, cause we’re a Nation Of Language now.

Eagle-eyed readers will note the influence of our Best Of The Year (So Far) on this week’s chart, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty of newness to revel in.

KCRW’s Top 30: July 5-11

Eagle-eyed readers will note the influence of our Best Of The Year (So Far) on this week’s chart, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty of newness to revel in.

When perennial KCRW favorites Sault dropped their latest surprise album “Nine” last week, we assumed this week’s number one chart spot was a foregone conclusion.

KCRW’s Top 30: June 21-27

When perennial KCRW favorites Sault dropped their latest surprise album “Nine” last week, we assumed this week’s number one chart spot was a foregone conclusion.

We’re not surprised to see our favorite David Bowie tribute album “Modern Love” make a triumphant return to the top of the charts. It really is that good .

KCRW’s Top 30: June 14-20

We’re not surprised to see our favorite David Bowie tribute album “Modern Love” make a triumphant return to the top of the charts. It really is that good .

No, you’re not experiencing deja vu . St. Vincent and Durand Jones (plus the Indications) have once again stepped into the ring to battle it out for the number one spot.

KCRW’s Top 30: June 7-13

No, you’re not experiencing deja vu . St. Vincent and Durand Jones (plus the Indications) have once again stepped into the ring to battle it out for the number one spot.

We don’t want to go out, we want to stay in—and keep grooving to this week’s chart topper, the exquisite David Bowie tribute album “Modern Love” from U.K. compilation label BBE Music .

KCRW’s Top 30: May 31-June 6

We don’t want to go out, we want to stay in—and keep grooving to this week’s chart topper, the exquisite David Bowie tribute album “Modern Love” from U.K. compilation label BBE Music .