KCRW's Top 30: Wet Leg kicks it to the top

By KCRW Music Staff

Wet Leg, enjoying moments in the sun, and (presumably) the knowledge that they have finally landed at the top of KCRW’s Top 30. Photo by Hollie Fernando.

U.K. post-punk duo Wet Leg have been among the year’s most striking breakthrough success stories, and are no strangers to KCRW’s Top 30 Chart. Yet, somehow, this is their first time at number one. Perhaps it shouldn’t be too surprising, given that they’ve released knockout single after knockout single (see: “Wet Dream”) in advance of their self-titled debut album, and anticipation of their first LA shows is so high that most of us at KCRW are basically orbiting the stratosphere. Now, if we could only get some enterprising soul out there to create the mash-up of “Chaise Longue” and the Daria theme song that this world truly deserves...

Check out the full rundown of KCRW’s Top 30 Albums chart and our Top 30 Spotify playlist below.