TOP ARTISTS OF 2007
(and the most popular track for each)

Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L radio playlists
Based on 162420 airplays from 197 different DJs

1. Bob Dylan
       Modern Times: Levee's Gonna Break
2. Eliza Gilkyson
       Land Of Milk And Honey: Peace Call
3. Uncle Earl
       Waterloo, Tennessee: Last Goodbye
4. Pete Seeger
       Sowing The Seeds: The 10th Anniversary: Ghost Of Tom Joad
5. Lucy Kaplansky
       Over The Hills: Manhattan Moon
6. Joel Mabus
       Banjo Monologues: Dragonfly
7. John McCutcheon
       Live At Wolf Trap: Christmas In The Trenches
8. Richard Shindell
       South Of Delia: Born In The U. S. A
9. Susan Werner
       Gospel Truth: Heaven So Small
10. Johnny Cash
       Wounded Heart Of America: Veteran's Day
11. Bruce Springsteen
       We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions: Old Dan Tucker
12. David Bromberg
       Try Me One More Time: Try Me One More Time
13. The Duhks
       Migrations: Ol' Cook Pot
14. Dave Carter And Tracy Grammer
       7 Is The Number: 7 Is The Number
15. Greg Brown
       One Night: Canned Goods
15. John Gorka
       Writing In The Margins: Writing In The Margins
17. Alison Krauss
       Hundred Miles Or More: Sawing On The Strings
18. Crooked Still
       Shaken By A Low Sound: Ain't No Grave
19. John Prine
       John Prine: Paradise
20. Tom Paxton
       Best Of Tom Paxton: Lyndon Johnson Told The Nation
21. Wailin' Jennys
       Firecracker: Devil's Paintbrush Road
22. Nanci Griffith
       Folkscene Coll. 2: Love At The 5 And Dime
23. Tom Russell
       Wounded Heart Of America: Who's Gonna Build Your Wall
24. Anais Mitchell
       Brightness: Shenandoah
25. Tim O'Brien
       Crossing: Ireland's Green Shore
26. Richard Thompson
       Sweet Warrior: Dad's Gonna Kill Me
27. Arlo Guthrie
       In Times Like These: In Times Like These
28. Rani Arbo And Daisy Mayhem
       Big Old Life: Joy Comes Back
29. David Francey
       Right Of Passage: Conversation
29. Laurie Lewis
       Golden West: Your Eyes
31. Bill Staines
       Old Dogs: Old Dogs
32. Eilen Jewell
       Letters From Sinners And Strangers: Rich Man's World
33. Ricky Skaggs And Bruce Hornsby
       Ricky Skaggs And Bruce Hornsby: Mandolin Rain
34. Lucinda Williams
       West: Are You Alright?
35. Christine Lavin
       Happydance Of The Xenophobe: Tom Cruise Scares Me
36. Si Kahn
       Thanksgiving: Thanksgiving
37. Mary Chapin Carpenter
       Calling: Houston
38. Jorma Kaukonen
       Stars In My Crown: Fur Peace Rag
39. Chris Smither
       Leave The Light On: Origin Of Species
40. Jimmy Lafave
       Cimarron Manifesto: This Land
41. Guy Clark
       Workbench Songs: Walkin' Man
42. Loreena McKennitt
       An Ancient Muse: Penelope's Song
43. Peggy Seeger
       3 Score And 10: First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
44. Peter Rowan And Tony Rice
       Quartet: Dust Bowl Children
45. Eve Goldberg
       Kinder Season: Let Me Rise
46. Joe Jencks
       Candle And The Flame: For What It's Worth
47. Jory Nash
       Folk Jazz Blues And Soul: Summer Hunter
48. The Roches
       Moonswept: No Shoes
49. Kim And Reggie Harris
       Get On Board: Oh Mary, Don't You Weep
50. Carolina Chocolate Drops
       Dona Got A Ramblin' Mind: Sourwood Mountain
51. Emmylou Harris
       Pieces Of The Sky: Boulder To Birmingham
51. The Greencards
       Viridian: Shinin' In The Dark
53. Terri Hendrix
       Spiritual Kind: Spiritual Kind
54. Martin Simpson
       Prodigal Son: Lakes Of Champlain
54. Patty Griffin
       Children Running Through: Heavenly Day
56. Joni Mitchell
       Shine: Big Yellow Taxi
57. Laura Love
       Negrass: This Train / Ezekiel And The Wheel
58. Dar Williams
       Mortal City: The Christians And The Pagans
59. Diana Jones
       My Remembrance Of You: Pretty Girl
59. Kate Campbell
       Portable Kate Campbell: Crazy In Alabama
61. Robin And Linda Williams
       Radio Songs: Blue Ridge Cabin Home
62. Lyle Lovett
       It's Not Big It's Large Peter Case: Up In Indiana
62. Steve Goodman
       Live At The Earl Of Old Town: City Of New Orleans
64. Anne Hills
       Ef You Don't Watch Out: Little Orphant Annie
65. Gillian Welch
       Soul Journey: Look At Miss Ohio
65. Stan Rogers
       Between The Breaks...Live!: Mary Ellen Carter
67. Johnsmith
       Break Me Open: Back To The Mystery
68. Tracy Grammer
       Flower Of Avalon: Laughlin Boy
68. Woody Guthrie
       This Land Is Your Land: The Asch Recordings, Vol. 1: This Land Is Your Land
70. Cheryl Wheeler
       Driving Home: When Fall Comes To New England
70. David Grisman
       Dawg's Groove: Dawg's Groove
70. Mary Gauthier
       Between Daylight And Dark: Snakebit
73. James Keelaghan
       Recent Future: Cold Missouri Waters
74. Chuck Brodsky
       Tulips For Lunch: Liar Liar, Pants On Fire
74. Doc Watson
       Vanguard Years: Deep River Blues
76. Steve Earle
       Washington Square Serenade: Tennessee Blues
77. Catie Curtis
       Long Night Moon: Passing Through
78. Joan Baez
       Diamonds And Rust In The Bull Ring: Diamonds And Rust
79. Linda Thompson
       Versatile Heart: Versatile Heart
80. Elana James
       Elana James: 20-4 Hours A Day
81. Bill Morrissey
       Come Running: He's Not From Kansas City
82. Ry Cooder
       My Name Is Buddy: Suitcase In My Hand
83. Eric Bibb
       Diamond Days: Tall Cotton
84. Kieran Kane, Kevin Welch And Fats Kaplin
       Kane Welch Kaplin: Ain't Gonna Do It
84. Loudon Wainwright III
       Strange Weirdos: Daughter
86. Kris Delmhorst
       Strange Conversation: Everything Is Music
87. Judy Collins
       Forever: An Anthology: My Father
88. The Infamous Stringdusters
       Fork In The Road: Poor Boy's Delight
89. Iris DeMent
       Infamous Angel: Let The Mystery Be
90. Adrienne Young
       Room To Grow: All For Good
91. Burns Sisters
       Wild Bouquet: Bring Them Home
91. Dave Van Ronk
       From. . . Another Time And Place: Another Time And Place
91. Tony Trischka
       Double Banjo Bluegrass Spectacular: Fox On The Run
94. Cosy Sheridan
       Live At Cedarhouse: Land Of 10,000 Mothers
95. Buddy Mondlock
       Edge Of The World: When I Was A Little Kid
95. Rhonda Vincent
       All American Bluegrass Girl: All American Bluegrass Girl
95. Small Potatoes
       Time Flies: Time Flies
98. Austin Lounge Lizards
       Drugs I Need: Drugs I Need
99. Kate Wolf
       Kate Wolf Anthology: Weaver Of Visions: Across The Great Divide
99. Shawn Colvin
       These 4 Walls: These 4 Walls
101. David Wilcox
       Vista: Vista
102. Mustard's Retreat
       There... And Back Again: Seeds Of Hope
103. The Kennedys
       Songs Of The Open Road: Happytown
103. Tim Grimm
       Wilderness Plots: Fruit
105. Darrell Scott
       Invisible Man: Goodle Usa
105. Jonathan Byrd
       This Is The New That: Cocaine Kid
107. Mad Agnes
       Revenants: Everything I Needed To Know About Love I Learned From My Dog
108. Neil Young
       Massey Hall 1971: Ohio
109. Claire Lynch
       New Day: Train Long Gone
110. Ellis Paul
       Essentials: Did Galileo Pray?
110. Martha Scanlan
       West Was Burning: Seeds Of The Pine
112. Eddi Reader
       Peacetime: Mary And The Soldier
112. Erik Balkey
       My Sacred Heart: Eyes Wide Open
112. Ruthie Foster
       Phenomenal Ruthie Foster: Up Above My Head
115. Ralph Stanley
       Anchored In Love: A Tribute To June Carter Cash: Will The Circle Be Unbroken
116. Carrie Newcomer
       Wilderness Plots: Healing Waters
117. David Mallett
       Parallel Lives: Garden Song
118. Garnet Rogers
       Get A Witness: Live: Get A Witness
118. Ollabelle
       Riverside Battle Songs: High On A Mountain
120. Daniel And Amy Carwile
       Col Arco: Chief Sitting Bull
120. Kate Rusby
       Girl Who Couldn't Fly: Elfin Knight
122. Greg Greenway
       Weightless: My Good Name
122. Lou And Peter Berryman
       Some Days: Christmas Letter
122. Robert Plant And Alison Krauss
       Raising Sand: Killing The Blues
125. John Hartford
       Live From Mountain Stage: Gentle On My Mind
126. Bruce Cockburn
       Sowing The Seeds: The 10th Anniversary: Turn! Turn! Turn!
126. Doyle Lawson And Quicksilver
       More Behind The Picture Than The Wall: Sadie's Got Her New Dress On
126. Merle Haggard
       Bluegrass Sessions: Jimmie Rodgers Blues
126. Solas
       Reunion: A Decade Of Solas: Pastures Of Plenty
126. Storyhill
       Storyhill: Give Up The Ghost
131. Seldom Scene
       Scenechronized: Hometown Blues
132. Cherryholmes
       Black And White: You Don't Know What Love Is
132. Peter Mulvey
       Knuckleball Suite: Abilene
132. Wilders
       Throw Down: Honky Tonk Habit
135. Devon Sproule
       Keep Your Silver Shined: Weeping Willow
136. Sam Bush
       Laps In 7: Bringing In The Georgia Mail
137. Fairport Convention
       Liege And: Tam Lin
137. Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs
       Recorded Live At Vanderbilt: Paul And Silas
139. Jud Caswell
       Blackberry Time: Blackberry Time
140. Guy Davis
       Skunkmello: Chocolate Man
140. Jeff Talmadge
       At Least That Much Was True: Wrong Train
140. Mark Erelli
       Hope And Other Casualties: Seeds Of Peace
143. Emily Kurn
       Hudson Harding Sampler, Vol. 2: Happy Holidays: Light The Lamp
144. John Starling And Carolina Star
       Slidin' Home: In My Hour Of Darkness
144. Matt And Shannon Heaton
       Blue Skies Above: Blackbird
146. Donna Hughes
       Gaining Wisdom: One More Time
146. Leonard Cohen
       Songs Of Leonard Cohen: Suzanne
146. Roy Zimmerman
       Faulty Intelligence: Chickenhawk
146. Slaid Cleaves
       Unsung: Another Kind Of Blue
150. Norah Jones
       War: American Anthem
151. Gordon Lightfoot
       Gord's Gold: Canadian Railroad Trilogy
151. Michelle Shocked
       Short Sharp Shocked: L And N Don't Stop Here Anymore
153. David Massengill
       We Will Be Together: To Climb A Tree
153. Red Molly
       Never Been To Vegas: Long Gone Lonesome Blues
155. Jim Lauderdale
       Bluegrass Diaries: All Roads Lead Back To You
156. Neal And Leandra
       Dancing With A Ghost: Dancing With A Ghost
157. Chieftains
       Best Of The Chieftains: Boil The Breakfast Early
157. John Wort Hannam
       2-Bit Suit: 2-Bit Suit
157. Mary McCaslin
       Better Late Than Never: Acres Of Houses
160. Lui Collins
       Closer: Spring!
160. Old Blind Dogs
       4 On The Floor: Bedlam Boys
162. Dixie Chicks
       Taking The Long Way: Not Ready To Make Nice
163. Harvey Reid
       Chestnuts: Wayfaring Stranger
163. Dick Gaughan
       Where Have All The Floweres: Waist Deep In The Big Muddy
163. Eddie From Ohio
       Quick: Great Day
163. Karen Mal
       Space Between: Sailor Returns To The Sea
163. Natalie MacMaster
       Yours Truly: Cape Classico
168. April Verch
       From Where I Stand: Fraser Valley Reel
168. Steve Gillette And Cindy Mangsen
       Being There: Road Through The Woods
170. Arlon Bennett
       Summer's Voice: Be The Change
170. Holly O'Reilly
       Gifts And Burdens: One More Time
170. The Pines
       Sparrows In The Bell: Circle Around The Sun
170. Special Consensus
       Trail Of Aching Hearts: I'd Like To Wander Back To The Old Home
174. Cliff Eberhardt
       High Above And The Down Below: High Above And The Down Below
174. Harry Manx
       In Good We Trust: I'm On Fire
176. Battlefield Band
       Dookin: Ballad Of Accounting
176. Work O' The Weavers
       We're Still Here: My Peace
178. Bill Monroe
       Essential Bill Monroe: Blue Moon Of Kentucky
178. Herdman, Hills And Mangsen
       At The Turning Of The Year: At The Turning Of The Year
178. Pat Wictor
       Heaven Is So High: Heaven Is So High
178. Sally Spring
       Mockingbird: Hickory Wind
182. Kim Beggs
       Wanderer's Paean: Walking Down To The Station
182. Terry Kitchen
       Heaven Here On Earth: Life Is Hard Enough
182. Tom Waits
       Orphans: Long Way Home
185. Christopher Smith
       Gravedigger's Boy: Gravedigger's Boy
185. Jack Williams
       Laughing In The Face Of The Blues: Buckets Of Rain
185. Phil Ochs
       There But For Fortune: I Ain't Marching Anymore
185. Rachel Harrington
       Bootlegger's Daughter: Louis Collins
189. Brad Colerick
       Lines In The Dirt: Sweet Corn
189. Robert Earl Keen
       Gringo Honeymoon: Merry Christmas From The Family
191. Annie And Rod Capps
       In This Town: In This Town
191. Dougie MacLean
       Live From The Ends Of The Earth: Caledonia
191. Gray Sky Girls
       Gray Sky Girls: Golden Slippers
191. McDades
       Bloom: Whistle Blower
195. Sweet Honey In The Rock
       Experience 101: In The Middle Of The Night
196. Crabtree And Mills
       Flight Of Fancy: Put Me First
196. June Tabor
       Apples: Auld Beggarman
198. Dave Potts
       $12.99: $12.99
198. Fred Eaglesmith
       Drive-In Movie: I Like Trains
200. Leo Kottke
       Live: Jack Gets Up
201. Brooks Williams
       Blues And Ballads: Shady Grove
201. Wil Maring
       Calling: Keeper Of The Farm
203. David Lamotte
       Change: Crawl Inside
203. Dolly Parton
       Little Sparrow: Little Sparrow
203. Janis Ian
       Folk Is The New Black: Great Divide
203. Martin Sexton
       Seeds: Goin' To The Country
203. Tanglefoot
       Dance Like Flames: Whiskey Trick
203. Willie Nelson
       Hottest State: Always Seem To Get Things Wrong
209. Carter Family
       Anchored In Love: A Tribute To June Carter Cash: River Of Jordan
209. Stephen Fearing
       Yellowjacket: When My Work Is Done
209. Tony Rice
       Church Street Blues: Church Street Blues
212. Emma's Revolution
       Roots, Rock And Revolution: Who Lies
212. J. D. Crowe
       Lefty's Old Guitar: Rovin' Gambler
212. John Prine And Mac Wiseman
       Standard Songs For Average People: Don't Be Ashamed Of Your Age
212. Steep Canyon Rangers
       Lovin' Pretty Women: Lovin' Pretty Women
216. Tommy Makem
       From The Archives: 4 Green Fields
216. Utah Phillips
       Starlight On The Rails: Telling Takes Me Home
218. Lynn Miles
       Love Sweet Love: 1000 Lovers
218. Mammals
       Departure: Kiss The Break Of Day
218. Norman Blake
       Old Ties: Billy Gray
218. Scott And Michelle Dalziel
       Thinking Out Loud: I Think I Saw Elvis
218. Steeleye Span
       Bloody: 3 Sisters
223. Corinne West
       Second Sight: Second Sight
223. Grada
       Cloudy Day Navigation: Red Civic
225. Dave Alvin
       Wounded Heart Of America: Blue Wing
225. Mindy Smith
       Long Island Shores: Peace Of Mind
225. Old Crow Medicine Show
       Americana: Wagon Wheel
228. John Flynn
       2 Wolves: Blink
228. Levon Helm
       Dirt Farmer: Mountain
230. Altan
       Blackwaterside: Blackwaterside
230. Bruce Molsky
       Soon Be Time: Lazy John/The Bucking Mule
230. Dry Branch Fire Squad
       30th Anniversary Special: Orphan Train
230. Siobhan Quinn And Michael Bowers
       Dreamers, Lovers And Outlaws: Let It Come
230. Townes Van Zandt
       At My Window: Snowin' On Raton
235. Peter Case
       Let Us Now Praise Sleepy John: Every 24 Hours
235. Taj Mahal
       Essential Taj Mahal: Cakewalk Into Town
237. Joan Osborne
       Pretty Little Stranger: Brokedown Palace
237. Kelly Joe Phelps
       Tunesmith Retrofit: Crow's Nest
237. Maria Muldaur
       Heart Of Mine: Heart Of Mine
240. Ani Difranco
       Sowing The Seeds: The 10th Anniversary: Waist Deep In The Big Muddy
240. Antje Duvekot
       Big Dream Boulevard: Dandelion
240. Iain Campbell Smith
       Ballads And Barsongs: Texas
240. Jez Lowe
       Jack Common's Anthem: Jack Common's Anthem
240. Linda Ronstadt And Ann Savoy
       Adieu False Heart: Walk Away Renee
240. Pierce Pettis
       Great Big World: Alabama 1959
240. William Pint And Felicia Dale
       Set Of The Sail: Rolling Down To Old Maui
247. Erin McKeown
       Sing You Sinners: Get Happy
247. Tannahill Weavers
       Live And In Session: Dark Eyed Molly
249. David Olney
       One Tough Town: Whistle Blow
249. David Roth
       Irreconcilable Similarities: Little Something More

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