TOP SONGS OF 2011

Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L radio playlists
Based on 162061 airplays from 197 different DJs

1. "Scarlet Town" (85)
        by Gillian Welch
        from "The Harrow And The Harvest"
2. "Bright Morning Stars" (83)
        by The Wailin' Jennys
        from "Bright Morning Stars"
2. "Way It Goes" (83)
        by Gillian Welch
        from "The Harrow And The Harvest"
4. "All The World Is One" (70)
        by Peter Mayer
        from "Heaven Below"
5. "Dimming Of The Day" (69)
        by Alison Krauss And Union Station
        from "Paper Airplane"
6. "Paper Airplane" (68)
        by Alison Krauss And Union Station
        from "Paper Airplane"
7. "Buckets Of Rain" (63)
        by Danny Schmidt
        from "Man Of Many Moons"
        also "A Nod To Bob 2: An Artists' Tribute To Bob Dylan On His 70th Birthday"
7. "Jesse Likes Birds" (63)
        by Carrie Elkin
        from "Call It My Garden"
9. "Bird Song" (62)
        by The Wailin' Jennys
        from "Bright Morning Stars"
10. "City Of Refuge" (61)
        by Abigail Washburn
        from "City Of Refuge"
10. "Dust Bowl Children" (61)
        by Alison Krauss And Union Station
        from "Paper Airplane"
12. "Bird In Hand" (60)
        by Blame Sally
        from "Speeding Ticket And A Valentine"
13. "Roses At The End Of Time" (58)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Roses At The End Of Time"
14. "Good Luck John" (57)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Darkling And The Blue Bird Jubilee - Milagrito"
15. "Lay My Burden Down" (56)
        by Alison Krauss And Union Station
        from "Paper Airplane"
16. "Walkin' Cane" (55)
        by Abbie Gardner
        from "Hope"
17. "Man Of Many Moons" (51)
        by Danny Schmidt
        from "Man Of Many Moons"
17. "Rumblin' In The Land" (51)
        by Tim Grimm
        from "Thank You, Tom Paxton"
17. "Swing Low Sail High" (51)
        by The Wailin' Jennys
        from "Bright Morning Stars"
17. "That's How Strong My Love Is" (51)
        by Battlefield Band
        from "Line-Up"
21. "Houses Sing" (50)
        by Danny Schmidt
        from "Man Of Many Moons"
21. "On The Other Side" (50)
        by Susan Werner
        from "Kicking The Beehive"
23. "Darkling And The Bluebird Jubilee" (49)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Darkling And The Blue Bird Jubilee"
23. "No Banker Left Behind" (49)
        by Ry Cooder
        from "Pull Up Some Dust And Sit Down"
25. "6 White Horses" (48)
        by Gillian Welch
        from "The Harrow And The Harvest"
25. "Going To The West" (48)
        by Coty Hogue
        from "To The West"
27. "Hard Times" (47)
        by Gillian Welch
        from "The Harrow And The Harvest"
28. "Atheists Don't Have No Songs" (46)
        by Steve Martin And The Steep Canyon Rangers
        from "Rare Bird Alert"
28. "My Love Follows You Where You Go" (46)
        by Alison Krauss And Union Station
        from "Paper Airplane"
28. "My Opening Farewell" (46)
        by Alison Krauss And Union Station
        from "Paper Airplane"
28. "Ring Them Bells" (46)
        by Sarah Jarosz
        from "Follow Me Down"
32. "Hope" (45)
        by Abbie Gardner
        from "Hope"
32. "House Of Cards" (45)
        by Rachel Harrington
        from "Celilo Falls"
32. "I Sing" (45)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Darkling And The Blue Bird Jubilee"
32. "If I Needed You" (45)
        by Carrie Rodriguez And Ben Kyle
        from "We Still Love Our Country"
32. "Leaves That Are Green" (45)
        by Mara Levine with Gathering Time
        from "Jewels And Harmony"
37. "Help My Brother" (44)
        by The Gibson Brothers
        from "Help My Brother"
37. "Slouching Towards Bethlehem" (44)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Roses At The End Of Time"
37. "What Must Be Done" (44)
        by Brother Sun
        from "Brother Sun"
40. "All The Stars" (43)
        by The Wailin' Jennys
        from "Bright Morning Stars"
40. "Birds Would Understand" (43)
        by Putnam Smith
        from "We Could Be Beekeepers"
40. "Mary Ellen Carter" (43)
        by Stan Rogers
        from "The Very Best Of Stan Rogers"
40. "Walk Beside Me" (43)
        by Red Molly
        from "Light In The Sky"
44. "Cackalack" (42)
        by Jonathan Byrd
        from "Cackalack"
44. "Midnight On Raton" (42)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Roses At The End Of Time"
46. "2153" (41)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Roses At The End Of Time"
46. "High Atmosphere" (41)
        by Diana Jones
        from "High Atmosphere"
46. "I Was An Oak Tree" (41)
        by Jonathan Byrd
        from "Cackalack"
46. "Nobody In This World" (41)
        by The Honey Dewdrops
        from "These Old Roots"
46. "Otter Creek" (41)
        by Ken Kolodner And Brad Kolodner
        from "Otter Creek"
46. "Sail Away To The Sea" (41)
        by The Once
        from "The Once"
46. "Shady Grove" (41)
        by Spuyten Duyvil
        from "New Amsterdam"
46. "Storm Comin" (41)
        by The Wailin' Jennys
        from "Bright Morning Stars"
54. "Break It Slow" (40)
        by Abbie Gardner
        from "Hope"
54. "Cradle Hill" (40)
        by The Once
        from "Row Upon Row Of The People They Know"
54. "I Dream Of Apple Orchards" (40)
        by Putnam Smith
        from "We Could Be Beekeepers"
54. "Let It Rain" (40)
        by Donna Ulisse
        from "An Easy Climb"
54. "Love Is The Water" (40)
        by Brother Sun
        from "Brother Sun"
54. "Out Of Time And Place" (40)
        by Chuck Brodsky
        from "Subtotal Eclipse"
54. "Put The Big Stone Down" (40)
        by Geoff Bartley
        from "Put The Big Stone Down"
54. "Silver Dagger" (40)
        by Gillian Welch
        from "The Harrow And The Harvest"
62. "Afterlife" (39)
        by Paul Simon
        from "So Beautiful Or So What"
62. "Changes" (39)
        by Disappear Fear
        from "Get Your Phil"
62. "Down Along The Dixie Line" (39)
        by Gillian Welch
        from "The Harrow And The Harvest"
62. "Kicking The Beehive" (39)
        by Susan Werner
        from "Kicking The Beehive"
62. "Open Field" (39)
        by Ari And Mia
        from "Unruly Heart"
62. "Turn Your Radio On" (39)
        by Nell Robinson
        from "On The Brooklyn Road"
62. "Walkin' West To Memphis" (39)
        by The Gibson Brothers
        from "Help My Brother"
69. "Amaranth" (38)
        by The Honey Dewdrops
        from "These Old Roots"
69. "Birches" (38)
        by Bill Morrissey
        from "The Essential Collection"
        also "Night Train"
69. "Farmer Is The Man" (38)
        by Joel Mabus
        from "American Anonymous"
69. "Lay Down Your Weary Tune" (38)
        by Storyhill
        from "A Nod To Bob 2: An Artists' Tribute To Bob Dylan On His 70th Birthday"
69. "Sleeping On A Train" (38)
        by Susan Werner
        from "Kicking The Beehive"
74. "Coming Back To You" (37)
        by The Once
        from "The Once"
74. "Everything Here Is Good" (37)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Darkling & The Bluebird Jubilee"
74. "Luxury Of Knowing" (37)
        by Lori McKenna
        from "Lorraine"
77. "Annabelle Lee" (36)
        by Sarah Jarosz
        from "Follow Me Down"
77. "Old White Men" (36)
        by Vance Gilbert
        from "Old White Men"
77. "Rare Bird Alert" (36)
        by Steve Martin And The Steep Canyon Rangers
        from "Rare Bird Alert"
77. "Waitin' On The Sky" (36)
        by Steve Earle
        from "I'll Never Get Out Of This World Alive"
81. "Blue Moon Night" (35)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Roses At The End Of Time"
81. "Dear Someone" (35)
        by Red Molly
        from "Light In The Sky"
81. "Ghost" (35)
        by Amy Speace
        from "Land Like A Bird"
81. "Mercy Now" (35)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Darkling And The Bluebird Jamboree"
81. "Miles To Go" (35)
        by Alison Krauss And Union Station
        from "Paper Airplane"
81. "Reckon I Did" (35)
        by Jonathan Byrd
        from "Cackalack"
81. "Run Away" (35)
        by Sarah Jarosz
        from "Follow Me Down"
81. "Trouble" (35)
        by Brother Sun
        from "Brother Sun"
89. "All I Want Is A Garden" (34)
        by Brother Sun
        from "Brother Sun"
89. "Chicken Wire" (34)
        by Jonathan Byrd
        from "Cackalack"
89. "Divine Bell" (34)
        by Abigail Washburn
        from "City Of Refuge"
89. "Northwest Passage" (34)
        by Stan Rogers
        from "The Very Best Of Stan Rogers"
89. "Red Dress" (34)
        by Susan Werner
        from "Kicking The Beehive"
89. "Tennessee" (34)
        by Gillian Welch
        from "The Harrow And The Harvest"
95. "Chains" (33)
        by Abigail Washburn
        from "City Of Refuge"
95. "Dark Turn Of Mind" (33)
        by Gillian Welch
        from "The Harrow And The Harvest"
95. "Honey Baby Blues" (33)
        by Lauren Sheehan
        from "Rose City Ramble"
95. "Queen Of The Minor Key" (33)
        by Eilen Jewell
        from "Queen Of The Minor Key"
95. "Singing With The Birds" (33)
        by Downtown Ramblers
        from "On The Other Side Of The City"
100. "Biggest Thing That Man Has Ever Done" (32)
        by John McCutcheon
        from "This Land: Woody Guthrie's America"
100. "Bring It With You When You Come" (32)
        by David Bromberg
        from "Use Me"
100. "Come With Me" (32)
        by Brother Sun
        from "Brother Sun"
100. "Hillbilly Blues" (32)
        by Pharis And Jason Romero
        from "A Passing Glimpse"
104. "20 Years" (31)
        by The Civil Wars
        from "Barton Hollow"
104. "Call Me Rose" (31)
        by Bruce Cockburn
        from "Small Source Of Comfort"
104. "Easy Come, Easy Go" (31)
        by Sierra Hull
        from "Daybreak"
104. "The Famous Rocket Cage" (31)
        by Donal Hinely
        from "The Famous Rocket Cage"
104. "I Ain't Got No Home" (31)
        by John McCutcheon
        from "This Land: Woody Guthrie's America"
104. "Lark In The Morning" (31)
        by Kate MacLeod And Kat Eggleston
        from "Lost And Found"
104. "My Favorite Spring" (31)
        by Tim Grimm
        from "Thank You, Tom Paxton"
111. "Big Country" (30)
        by Claudia Nygaard
        from "Let The Storm Roll In"
111. "Caitlin At The Window" (30)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Darkling And The Bluebird"
111. "Death In Arkansas" (30)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Roses At The End Of Time"
111. "Iowa" (30)
        by Carrie Elkin
        from "Call It My Garden"
111. "Little Bird Of Heaven" (30)
        by Lauren Sheehan
        from "Rose City Ramble"
111. "Looking For A Place" (30)
        by Eliza Gilkyson
        from "Roses At The End Of Time"
111. "Say Darlin' Say" (30)
        by Putnam Smith
        from "We Could Be Beekeepers"
111. "Something Beautiful" (30)
        by Lynn Miles
        from "Fall For Beauty"
111. "Stonewall Country" (30)
        by Robin And Linda Williams
        from "Stonewall Country"
111. "You Are Here" (30)
        by The Wailin' Jennys
        from "Bright Morning Stars"
121. "American Tune" (29)
        by Crooked Still
        from "Friends Of Fall"
121. "Do I Ever Cross Your Mind" (29)
        by Red Molly
        from "Light In The Sky"
121. "Forty-Five Years" (29)
        by Stan Rogers
        from "The Very Best Of Stan Rogers"
        also "Fogarty's Cove"
121. "Freak Flag" (29)
        by Greg Brown
        from "Freak Flag"
121. "Gander In The Stubble" (29)
        by Patti Casey
        from "The Heart Of A Waiting Boy"
121. "I Am A Child" (29)
        by Red Horse
        from "Red Horse"
121. "In This Light" (29)
        by Rj Cowdery
        from "In This Light"
121. "It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry" (29)
        by Ray Bonneville
        from "A Nod To Bob 2: An Artists' Tribute To Bob Dylan On His 70th Birthday"
121. "Jubilation Day" (29)
        by Steve Martin And The Steep Canyon Rangers
        from "Rare Bird Alert"
121. "Last Thing On My Mind" (29)
        by Judy Collins
        from "Paradise"
121. "Last Thing On My Mind" (29)
        by Tim Grimm
        from "Thank You, Tom Paxton"
121. "Red Wing" (29)
        by The Steel Wheels
        from "Red Wing"
121. "Riverboat" (29)
        by The Wilders
        from "The Wilders"
121. "That's Where I'm Going" (29)
        by Eilen Jewell
        from "Queen Of The Minor Key"
121. "This Land Is Your Land" (29)
        by John McCutcheon
        from "This Land: Woody Guthrie's America"
121. "Wilderness Alone" (29)
        by Joe Crookston
        from "Darkling And The Blue Bird Jubilee"

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