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!earshot charts - december 2020 - top 200


Asterisk (*) denotes Canadian artists. All !earshot charts in this issue reflect actual airplay on campus/community stations during the month of December 2020. Charts are weighted according to broadcast range and market size. To view older charts from as far back as 1999, go to our charts main page.


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
1 Helena Deland * Someone New Luminelle
2 METZ * Atlas Vending Royal Mountain
3 Plants And Animals * The Jungle Secret City
4 Suuns * Fiction EP Secret City
5 Potatohead People * Mellow Fantasy Bastard Jazz
6 PUP * This Place Sucks Ass (EP) Little Dipper
7 Gulfer * Gulfer Royal Mountain
8 Beverly Glenn-Copeland * Transmissions: The Music of Beverly Glenn-Copeland Transgressive
9 Yukon Blonde * Vindicator Dine Alone
10 Yves Jarvis * Sundry Rock Song Stock Flemish Eye
11 Dan Mangan * Thief Arts & Crafts
12 Thanya Iyer * KIND Topshelf Records
13 Badge Époque Ensemble  * Self Help Telephone Explosion
14 The Blaze Velluto Collection * We Are Sunshine Dare To Care
15 Fleet Foxes Shore Anti-
16 Peach Kelli Pop * Lucky Star Laurel Records
17 Mise En Scene * Winnipeg, California Light Organ
18 Gord Downie * Away Is Mine Arts & Crafts
19 The Brooks * Any Day Now Duprince
20 Nature Walk King of Wands Self-Released
21 Partner * Never Give Up You've Changed
22 Busty and the Bass * Eddie Arts & Crafts
23 Idles Ultra Mono Partisan
24 Death Valley Girls Under The Spell Of Joy Suicide Squeeze
25 Terra Lightfoot * Consider the Speed Sonic Unyon
26 Open Mike Eagle Anime, Trauma and Divorce Auto Reverse
27 Bad Hoo * Right as Rain Cool Ranch
28 Osees Protean Threat Castle Face
29 Sylvan Esso Free Love Loma Vista
30 Orville Peck * Show Pony Columbia
31 Lee Paradise * The Fink Self-Released
32 Jeff Tweedy Love is the King dBpm
33 PIQSIQ * Taaqtuq Ubluriaq: Dark Star Self-Released
34 Terry Uyarak * Nunarjua Isulinginniani AAKULUK MUSIC
35 Haley Blais * Below the Salt Tiny Kingdom
36 William Prince Gospel First Nation Six Shooter
37 Falcon Jane * Faith Darling
38 Matthew Cardinal * Asterisms Arts & Crafts
39 The Elwins * IV Pink Eye
40 Huttch * Quick Fix EP Self-Released
41 CRi * Juvenile Anjunadeep
42 Beabadoobee Fake It Flowers Dirty Hit
43 Lal * Meteors Could Come Down Coax
44 Gianna Lauren * Vanity Metrics EP Forward Music Group
45 The OBGMs * The Ends Black Box
46 Sophia Bel * Princess of The Dead, Vol. II Bonsound
47 Adrianne Lenker songs + instrumentals 4AD
48 Population II * À La Ô Terre Castle Face
49 Sufjan Stevens The Ascension Asthmatic Kitty
50 Bob Mould Blue Hearts Merge


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
51 TV Freaks * People Schizophrenic
52 Clipping Visions Of Bodies Being Burned Sub Pop
53 Pierre Lapointe * Chansons hivernales Audiogram
54 Itchy Self * Here's the Rub EP Celluloid Lunch
55 Jeans Degrees * Valley Of The Sun Self-Released
56 Ela Minus acts of rebellion Domino
57 Gaspard Eden * Soft Power Coyote
58 Laura Jane Grace Stay Alive Polyvinyl
59 Wormwood * My Two Minds Become Air Time Released Sound
60 Ray Reaves * Sink Or Swim Higher Reign Music Group
61 Told Slant Point The Flashlight And Wlak Double Double Whammy
62 Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Rendition Was In) Daptone
63 Bill Callahan Gold Record Drag City
64 Peeling * Worshipper Labyrinth Records
65 Various * 100 Block Rock Incidental Press
66 AC/DC Power Up Columbia
67 Evan Shay * New Normal Self-Released
68 Nothing The Great Dismal Relapse
69 The Mountain Goats Getting Into Knives Merge
70 The Rifle County Players * Dead To You Self-Released
71 Das Mortal * Miami Beach Witches Lisbon Lux
72 System Of A Down Genocidal Humanoidz American
73 Pierre Kwenders & Clément Bazin* Classe Tendresse Nowadays
74 Advocates Of Truth * Come Closer (Crush Self-Released
75 Marie Davidson & L'Œil Nu* Renegade Breakdown Bonsound / Ninja Tune
76 BEYRIES * Encounter Bonsound
77 Heaps * What Is Heaps Birthday Cake
78 Okan * Espiral Lulaworld Records
79 Teenanger * Good Time Telephone Explosion
80 Figure Walking Vertical / Horizontal Disintegration
81 Applewhite * New Bohemia Self-Released
82 Actress Karma & Desire Ninja Tune
83 Summersets * Small Town Saturday Self-Released
84 Doomsquad * Pure Yolk / Hard Boiled Bella Union/ PIAS
85 Self-Cut Bangs * Self-Cut Bangs Self-Released
86 Aquakultre & DJ Uncle Fester* Bleeding Gums Murphy Black Buffalo
87 Tough Age * Which Way Am I? Mint
88 Basia Bulat * Are You In Love Secret City
89 Deftones Ohms Warner
90 Ian Davies * The King of Bedroom Country Self-Released
91 Dali Van Gogh * Boneyard (single) Self-Released
92 Le Couleur * Concorde Lisbon Lux
93 Hannah Georgas * All That Emotion Arts & Crafts
94 Slow Pulp Moveys Winspear
95 Various * Vital Signs: Live Sessions From CJSW 90.9FM CJSW Radio
96 Elan Noon * Colour Story Self-Released
97 Yessica Woahneil * Choosing Self-Released
98 Shay Lia * Solaris EP AWAL
99 The Fearless Flyers Tailwinds Vulf Records
100 Sean Burns and Lost Country* We Gotta Lotta Truckin' To Do Stringbreakin'


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
101 Action Bronson Only For Dolphins Loma Vista
102 Night Lunch * Wall Of Love Celluloid Lunch
103 Various Strum and Thrum: The American Jangle Underground 1983-1987 Captured Tracks
104 Touche Amore Lament Epitaph
105 Fiona Apple * Fetch the Bolt Cutters Epic
106 Magik Markers Isolated From Exterior Time: 2020 Drag City
107 Gregory Porter All Rise Blue Note
108 Anjimile Giver Taker Father/Daughter
109 Prado STRIP tmwrk records
110 Karl Wyssen * Grandpas Hat Self-Released
111 The Pack A.D. * Live! Vol. 2 Fontana North
112 Freak Heat Waves * Zap The Planet Telephone Explosion
113 Cabaret Voltaire Shadow of Fear Mute
114 Bright Eyes Down In The Weeds, Where The World Once Was Dead Oceans
115 Bahamas * Sad Hunk Barchords
116 Tricky Fall to Pieces False Idols
117 Deafkids/Petbrick Deafbrick Neurot
118 Le Ren * It's Time I Played A Love Song b/w I Did U Wrong Sub Pop
119 Young Neighbours * XIMER SUOMAF Self-Released
120 Khruangbin Mordechai Dead Oceans
121 The Nimmons Tribute * Volume 1- To The Nth Self-Released
122 Ofra Harnoy * On The Rock Analekta
123 Fouki * Grignotines de Luxe Disques 7e ciel
124 Secret Sun * Winter Love Self-Released
125 Mourn Self Worth Captured Tracks
126 Yo La Tengo Sleepless Night Matador
127 Godfrey Ridout * Godfrey Ridout Centre Discs
128 Gab Bouchard Triste Pareil Self-Released
129 Rich Aucoin * United States Haven Sounds
130 TWRP * Over The Top Self-Released
131 Future Islands As Long As You Are 4AD
132 Pole Fading Mute
133 This Is The Kit Off Off On Rough Trade
134 New Orleans High Society Self-titled 1718 Records
135 Terence Jack * Bloom Tonic
136 Twin * Twin Grooves Records
137 Zach Zoya * Spectrum EP 7ième Ciel / Universal
138 King Khan * The Infinite Ones Khannibalism
139 Zoon * Bleached Wavves Paper Bag
140 Linaire Linaire Self-Released
141 Michael Feuerstack * Harmonize the Moon Forward Music Group
142 Waahli * Soap Opera Nomadic Massive Productions
143 redress * audionography Self-Released
144 Sam Prekop Comma Thrill Jockey
145 Blu & Exile Miles Dirty Science
146 Matt Mays * Dog City Sonic
147 Rob Mazurek & The Exploding Star Orchestra Dimensional Stardust International Anthem
148 Hiroki Tanaka * Kaigo Kioku Kyoku Coax
149 Dizzy * The Sun and Her Scorch Royal Mountain
150 Common A Beautiful Revolution, Pt. 1 Loma Vista


top 200 >> 51 to 100 >>101 to 150 >>151 to200 | electronic | hip hop | international | jazz | loud | folk/roots/blues | main charts page

Rank Artist Title Label
151 Olafur Arnalds Some Kind of Peace Decca
152 John Guliak * Fisherman, Farmer, Fool - Part 2 - Farmer Self-Released
153 Cut Worms Nobody Lives Here Anymore Jagjaguwar
154 Bartees Strange Live Forever Memory Music
155 Doug Carn Adrian Young, Ali Shaheed Muhammad Doug Carn JiD005 Jazz Is Dead
156 Petal Supply * Hey - EP Self-Released
157 Northcote * Let Me Roar Black Box
158 Fuzz III In The Red
159 Moths and Locusts * Exoplanets NoiseAgonyMayhem
160 Quintron and Miss Pussycat Goblin Alert Goner
161 Sophia Smith Quartet* Elevation Self-Released
162 Jenny O. New Truth Mama Bird
163 Kinnie Starr * Edge Of the Knife Aporia
164 Dead Soft * Baby Blue Arts & Crafts
165 Carmanah * Iris Self-Released
166 Keleketla! Keleketla! Ahead Of Our Time
167 Saltwater Hank * That's Not How Tommy Played It Vol 1 & 2 Good Egg Records
168 New Fries * Is The Idea of Us Telephone Explosion
169 Quarter-Life Crisis * Quarter-Life Crisis Secret Songs
170 Various * CJAM: Live Off the Floor Self-Released
171 Phoebe Bridgers Copycat Killer Dead Oceans
172 Hawksley Workman * Less Rage More Tears Isadora
173 King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard KG Flightless
174 Kathleen Edwards * Total Freedom Dualtone
175 Steve Arrington Down To The Lowest Terms: The Soul Sessions Stones Throw
176 Castle If * Beyond! EP Self-Released
177 Vagina Witchcraft * Vagina Witchcraft Self-Released
178 Better Person Something To Lose Arbutus
179 Antony Carle * The Bitch of Living Self-Released
180 Dane Roberts * Chasing Water Soul City Music Co-op
181 Kingdom Neurofire Fade To Mind
182 Sabota * Collins EP Self-Released
183 King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Live in San Francisco '16 ATO
184 Duckwrth * SuperGood Republic
185 Aquakultre * Legacy Black Buffalo
186 Wish Traps * Catch It Self-Released
187 Odario Good Morning Hunter Do Right!
188 Junglepussy Jp4 Friends Of / Jagjaguwar
189 astralblak Space & Time Sound Verité
190 Xinxin Xinxin Self-Released
191 Johnny Zithers * Johnny Zithers Is Dead Self-Released
192 The Dardanelles * In The Spring, That's The Time Self-Released
193 Danny Bell and His Disappointments* Songs for the Town Good Egg Records
194 Scenic Route To Alaska * Time For Yourself Self-Released
195 Brenna Lowrie * Loss Leader Self-Released
196 Shared Image * Who Decides Who Does What Self-Released
197 Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne * Go, Just Do It! Stony Plain
198 Matmos The Consuming Flame: Open Exercises in Group Form Thrill Jockey
199 The Avalanches We Will Always Love You Astralwerks
200 Babeheaven Home for Now AWAL


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