TOP SONGS OF 2008

Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L radio playlists
Based on 166787 airplays from 200 different DJs

1. "I Am The Big Easy" (81)
        by Ray Bonneville
        from "Goin By Feel"
        also "Our Side Of Town"
2. "Logical Song" (66)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Able Baker Charlie And Dog"
3. "Bird By Bird" (63)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Able Baker Charlie And Dog"
3. "Unbound" (63)
        by The Refugees
        from "Unbound"
3. "Wildewood Spring" (63)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Beautiful World"
6. "American Tune" (61)
        by Darrell Scott
        from "Modern Hymns"
7. "Mighty Storm" (59)
        by The Duhks
        from "Fast Paced World"
8. "Emerald Street" (57)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Beautiful World"
8. "Red Rooster In The Mash Pile" (57)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Able Baker Charlie And Dog"
8. "Summertime" (57)
        by Red Molly
        from "Love And Other Tragedies"
11. "Green Rolling Hills" (56)
        by Kathy Mattea
        from "Coal"
11. "There Is A Tree" (56)
        by Carrie Newcomer
        from "The Geography Of Light"
13. "Great Correction" (55)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Beautiful World"
14. "How Beautiful Upon The Mountain" (54)
        by Tom Paxton
        from "Comedians And Angels"
14. "This Is My Country" (54)
        by Joel Rafael
        from "Thirteen Stories High"
16. "Moneyland" (53)
        by Del McCoury Band
        from "Moneyland"
        also "Acoustic Rainbow 32"
16. "Pastures Of Plenty" (53)
        by Dana And Susan Robinson
        from "Round My Door"
18. "Company Of Friends" (52)
        by Danny Schmidt
        from "Little Grey Sheep"
18. "God Is God" (52)
        by Joan Baez
        from "Day After Tomorrow"
20. "Tell Her To Come Back Home" (51)
        by Crooked Still
        from "Still Crooked"
21. "Able Baker Charlie And Dog" (50)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Able Baker Charlie And Dog"
21. "He Came To Our Town" (50)
        by Chuck Brodsky
        from "Two Sets"
21. "Wichita" (50)
        by Red Molly
        from "Love And Other Tragedies"
24. "Give Me Back My Country" (49)
        by The Kennedys
        from "Better Dreams"
24. "Party's Over" (49)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Beautiful World"
24. "Praying For Land" (49)
        by Randall Williams
        from "Praying For Land"
24. "Urge For Going" (49)
        by Darrell Scott
        from "Modern Hymns"
28. "Coal Tattoo" (48)
        by Kathy Mattea
        from "Coal"
28. "Midnight On The Water" (48)
        by Caroline Herring
        from "Lantana"
30. "Standing On The Side Of Love" (47)
        by Greg Greenway
        from "Standing On The Side Of Love"
31. "Good Summer Rain" (46)
        by Erica Wheeler
        from "Good Summer Rain"
31. "I Can't Settle Down" (46)
        by The Gordons
        from "Our Time"
33. "John Jones" (45)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Able Baker Charlie And Dog"
33. "Or Bust" (45)
        by Tim Grimm
        from "Holding Up The World"
33. "Undone In Sorrow" (45)
        by Crooked Still
        from "Still Crooked"
36. "Blue State Boy" (44)
        by Donal Hinely
        from "Blue State Boy"
36. "Holding Up The World" (44)
        by Tim Grimm
        from "Holding Up The World"
38. "Keep Your Lamp Trimmed And Burning" (43)
        by Red Molly
        from "Love And Other Tragedies"
38. "May I Suggest" (43)
        by Red Molly
        from "Love And Other Tragedies"
38. "Well, Well, Well" (43)
        by Pat Wictor
        from "Sunset Waltz"
41. "Contractor" (42)
        by Chuck McCabe
        from "Creatures Of Habit"
41. "Naked Truth" (42)
        by Joel Mabus
        from "Retold"
41. "Nobody Flying" (42)
        by We're About 9
        from "Paperdust :: Stardust"
41. "Stone Cold World" (42)
        by Caroline Herring
        from "Lantana"
41. "When A Thread Gets Caught" (42)
        by Robin And Linda Williams
        from "Buena Vista"
46. "Banjo Pickin' Girl" (41)
        by Abigail Washburn And The Sparrow Quartet
        from "Abigail Washburn And The Sparrow Quartet"
46. "Down On The Crooked Road" (41)
        by The Dixie Bee-Liners
        from "Ripe"
46. "I Am A Wanderer" (41)
        by Joan Baez
        from "Day After Tomorrow"
46. "L And N Don't Stop Here Anymore" (41)
        by Kathy Mattea
        from "Coal"
46. "Looking South" (41)
        by Terence Martin
        from "Even Trade"
46. "Who's Breathing All The Air" (41)
        by Terence Martin
        from "Even Trade"
46. "Who's Gonna Build Your Wall" (41)
        by Tom Russell
        from "The Wounded Heart Of America"
53. "61 Highway" (40)
        by Brooks Williams
        from "The Time I Spend With You"
53. "Beautiful World" (40)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Beautiful World"
53. "Home" (40)
        by Meg Hutchinson
        from "Come Up Full"
53. "Wheels" (40)
        by Dan Tyminski
        from "Wheels"
57. "Hopelessly Midwestern" (39)
        by Joel Mabus
        from "Retold"
58. "Did You Sleep Well?" (38)
        by Crooked Still
        from "Still Crooked"
58. "Geodes" (38)
        by Carrie Newcomer
        from "The Geography Of Light"
58. "How She Could Sing The Wildwood Flower" (38)
        by Emmylou Harris
        from "All I Intended To Be"
58. "Leaves Are Burning" (38)
        by Danny Schmidt
        from "Little Grey Sheep"
58. "Mind Of A Soldier" (38)
        by Red Molly
        from "Love And Other Tragedies"
58. "Old Dogs" (38)
        by Bill Staines
        from "Old Dogs"
58. "Rattlin' Bones" (38)
        by Kasey Chambers And Shane Nicholson
        from "Rattlin Bones"
58. "Rose Of Sharon" (38)
        by Joan Baez
        from "Day After Tomorrow"
58. "Touch A Name On The Wall" (38)
        by Joel Mabus
        from "Retold"
        also "Naked Truth"
58. "Vote" (38)
        by Spook Handy
        from "Breakfast At Bill's"
58. "Waist Deep In The Big Muddy" (38)
        by Pete Seeger
        from "At 89"
69. "7 Pies" (37)
        by Still On The Hill
        from "Ozark: A Celebration In Song"
69. "Freddy The Falcon" (37)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Able Baker Charlie And Dog"
69. "Go Ask The Rain" (37)
        by Terence Martin
        from "Even Trade"
69. "Hope Dies Last" (37)
        by Mark Erelli
        from "Delivered"
69. "Lay My Burden Down" (37)
        by Caroline Herring
        from "Lantana"
69. "May The River Run Dry" (37)
        by Jonathan Byrd
        from "The Law And The Lonesome"
69. "Wading Deep Waters" (37)
        by Crooked Still
        from "Still Crooked"
69. "Waking Hour" (37)
        by Tracy Grammer
        from "Book Of Sparrows"
77. "Music Tree" (36)
        by Heidi Talbot
        from "In Love And Light"
77. "Round My Door" (36)
        by Dana And Susan Robinson
        from "Round My Door"
77. "So It Goes" (36)
        by Tim Grimm
        from "Holding Up The World"
77. "Song Of Songs" (36)
        by Pat Wictor
        from "Sunset Waltz"
81. "Beaumont Rest Stop" (35)
        by Red Molly
        from "Love And Other Tragedies"
81. "Dangerous Times" (35)
        by Chuck Brodsky
        from "Two Sets"
        also "Color Came One Day"
81. "Hands Metal And Wood" (35)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Able Baker Charlie And Dog"
81. "One Woman And A Shovel" (35)
        by Carrie Newcomer
        from "The Geography Of Light"
81. "Partisan Polka" (35)
        by Chuck McCabe
        from "Creatures Of Habit"
81. "Ready" (35)
        by Meg Hutchinson
        from "Come Up Full"
81. "Runaway Train" (35)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Beautiful World"
81. "Wayfaring Stranger" (35)
        by Red Molly
        from "Love And Other Tragedies"
89. "American Wish" (34)
        by The Kennedys
        from "Better Dreams"
89. "Day After Tomorrow" (34)
        by Joan Baez
        from "Day After Tomorrow"
89. "Drawing Board" (34)
        by Danny Schmidt
        from "Little Grey Sheep"
89. "Drinkin' Dark Whiskey" (34)
        by The Steeldrivers
        from "The Steeldrivers"
89. "Duct Tape Blues" (34)
        by Joel Mabus
        from "Retold"
89. "Facets Of The Jewel" (34)
        by Noel Paul Stookey
        from "Facets"
89. "False From True" (34)
        by Pete Seeger
        from "At 89"
89. "Ham And Cheese" (34)
        by Edgar Meyer And Chris Thile
        from "Edgar Meyer And Chris"
89. "Hey Little Darlin" (34)
        by The Wilders
        from "Someone's Got To Pay"
89. "Holding To The Land" (34)
        by Joel Mabus
        from "Retold"
89. "Learning To Fall" (34)
        by Lowen And Navarro
        from "Learning To Fall"
89. "Way Over Yonder In The Minor Key" (34)
        by Joel Rafael
        from "Ribbon Of Highway Endless Skyway"
89. "Where's Love Come From" (34)
        by Tim O'Brien
        from "Chameleon"
102. "Chicken Ridge" (33)
        by Jeni And Billy
        from "Jewell Ridge Coal"
102. "Gentle Arms Of Eden" (33)
        by Dave Carter And Tracy Grammer
        from "Drum Hat Buddha"
102. "Get Out There And Dance" (33)
        by Tim O'Brien
        from "Chameleon"
102. "Hallelujah" (33)
        by Patty Larkin
        from "Watch The Sky"
102. "My America" (33)
        by Anne Hills
        from "Mission Street Project: Make Levees"
102. "My Peach Pie" (33)
        by Dana And Susan Robinson
        from "Round My Door"
102. "One Morning In May" (33)
        by Hungrytown
        from "Hungrytown"
102. "Spirit Of Amelia" (33)
        by Randall Williams
        from "Praying For Land"
102. "This Land" (33)
        by Jimmy Lafave
        from "Cimarron Manifesto"
102. "Whiskey Vacation" (33)
        by Pat Wictor
        from "Sunset Waltz"
112. "Blue Side Of The Mountain" (32)
        by The Steeldrivers
        from "The Steeldrivers"
112. "Heart So Full" (32)
        by Tim Grimm
        from "Holding Up The World"
112. "I Will Come For You" (32)
        by Randall Williams
        from "Praying For Land"
112. "Killing The Blues" (32)
        by Robert Plant And Alison Krauss
        from "Raising Sand"
112. "Maybelle's Guitar And Monroe's Mandolin" (32)
        by Robin And Linda Williams
        from "Buena Vista"
112. "Safe Home" (32)
        by Andrew McKnight
        from "Something Worth Standing For"
118. "Blackjack Davey" (31)
        by The Gordons
        from "Our Time"
118. "Breathe" (31)
        by The Kennedys
        from "Better Dreams"
118. "In My Head" (31)
        by Kym Tuvim
        from "Nothing Sweet Nothing"
118. "Mary Ellen Carter" (31)
        by Stan Rogers
        from "Home In Halifax"
        also "Between The Breaks...Live!"
118. "Peace Call" (31)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Land Of Milk And Honey"
        also "Ribbon Of Highway Endless Skyway"
118. "Rebecca Versailles" (31)
        by Tim Grimm
        from "Holding Up The World"
118. "Right On Time" (31)
        by David Wilcox
        from "Airstream"
118. "Seeing Stars" (31)
        by Meg Hutchinson
        from "Come Up Full"
118. "That's The Way It's Gonna Be" (31)
        by Pat Wictor
        from "Sunset Waltz"

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