TOP ALBUMS AND SONGS OF DECEMBER 2000

Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L radio playlists
Based on 13274 airplays.


  1: "O Brother, Where Art Thou? Soundtrack," Various Artists (75)
        "I'll Fly Away," Gillian Welch And Alison Krauss (15)
        "Didn't Leave Nobody But The Baby," Harris, Krauss, Welch (8)
        "Down To The River To Pray," Alison Krauss (7)
        "I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow," Norman Blake (7)
        "Keep On The Sunny Side," Whites (7)
        "O Death," Ralph Stanley (6)
        "Angel Band," Stanley Brothers (5)
        "Man Of Constant Sorrow," Soggy Bottom Boys (5)
        "Big Rock Candy Mountain," Harry Mcclintock (4)
        "I Am Weary," Cox Family (3)
        "In The Jailhouse Now," Soggy Bottom Boys (3)
        "Lonesome Valley," Fairfield 4 (2)
        "You Are My Sunshine," Norman Blake (2)
        "Hard Time Killing Floor Blues," Chris Thomas King
  2: "At The Turning Of The Year," Herdman, Hills And Mangsen (70)
        "At The Turning Of The Year" (15)
        "Snow" (11)
        "Solstice Round" (10)
        "Goodbye To The Roses" (7)
        "Druggist" (5)
        "Away Ye Merry Lassies" (4)
        "Corn, Water And Wood" (4)
        "Years" (4)
        "Candlemas Eve" (3)
        "Uncle Dave's Grace" (3)
        "Forget Me Not" (2)
        "Winter Is Past"
        "Winter It Is"
  3: "Winter's Grace," Laurie Lewis And Tom Rozum (54)
        "If We Make It Through December" (14)
        "Messenger" (7)
        "Earth Moves In A Mysterious Way" (6)
        "Hot Buttered Rum" (6)
        "Christmas Time's A Comin'" (5)
        "Snowy Road" (4)
        "Wintergrace" (4)
        "Wassail Song" (3)
        "Sleigh Ride" (2)
        "Cold Frosty Morning"
        "Gift"
        "Heilgte Nacht"
  4: "Sugar Plums," Various Artists (49)
        "First Noel/Midnight Clear/Joy To World," Doyle Lawson And
Quicksilver (9)
        "That White Christmas Song," Red Knuckles And The Trailblazers (9)
        "Making Plans," Tim O'Brien (5)
        "Carpenter Shop," Bluegrass Cardinals (4)
        "Christmas Lullaby," Doc Watson (4)
        "Silent Night," Seldom Scene (4)
        "Away In A Manger," Jerry Douglas (3)
        "Christmas Time's A Coming," Peter Rowan (3)
        "Nothing But A Child," Robin And Linda Williams (3)
        "Santa Bring My Baby Back To Me," Ranch Romance (2)
        "Beautiful Star Of Bethlehem," John Starling
        "Christ Was Born In Bethlehem," Tim And Mollie O'brien
  5: "Anthymn," Cosy Sheridan (47)
        "Dorothy And Eve" (8)
        "Anthymn" (7)
        "Demeter's Lost Daughter" (7)
        "Love Is Thicker Than Water" (6)
        "Oren's Song" (5)
        "Barbie" (4)
        "Bikini On A Billboard" (3)
        "The World Has Taken Care Of Me" (3)
        "Ladies' Room" (2)
        "Multiply Pierced"
        "Urban Assault Vehicle"
  6: "Holy Fool," Chris Rosser (46)
        "Christmas In The Ashram" (24)
        "First Class Ticket" (6)
        "Charlotte The Queen" (4)
        "2 People" (3)
        "David And Marie" (2)
        "Great Mystery" (2)
        "Abraham Has Fallen"
        "Feat Of Amazing Grace"
        "Federico Fellini"
        "Frederico Fellini"
        "She's So Good"
  7: "Tinsel Tunes," Various Artists (40)
        "Sleigh Ride," Sam Bush (9)
        "In The Bleak Midwinter," Mollie O'Brien (5)
        "Blue Christmas Lights," Chris Hillman/Herb Pedersen (4)
        "Christmas Story," Nashville Bluegrass Band (4)
        "Merry Christmas From The Family," Robert Earl Keen (4)
        "All I Want Is Mary For Christmas," Lonesome River Band (3)
        "Christmas Swing," Chesapeake (3)
        "Christmas Is Coming To Town," Laurel Canyon Ramblers (3)
        "Last Month Of The Year," Nashville Bluegrass Band W/ Fairfield 4 (2)
        "Ring The Bells At Midnight," Kathy Kallick (2)
        "Bring A Torch, Jeannette Isabella," Chris Thile
   8: "How Like The Holly," Joel Mabus (37)
        "Let's Do Christmas Right" (16)
        "How Like The Holly" (7)
        "One Horse Open Sleigh" (6)
        "Children Go Where I Send Thee" (4)
        "Christmas Bells" (2)
        "Golden Carol"
        "Rorate Ceoli Desuper"
  9: "Password," Geoff Muldaur (35)
        "At The Christmas Ball" (14)
        "Got To Find Blind Lemon" (6)
        "Kitchen Door Blues" (6)
        "Beautiful Isle Of Somewhere" (2)
        "K.C. Moan" (2)
        "Drop Down Mama"
        "Prairie Lullabye"
        "Some Of These Days"
        "Trouble Soon Be Over"
        "Wait 'til I Put On My Robe"
  9: "This Way Home," Cindy Kallet (35)
        "Huckleberries" (5)
        "I Used To Go Walking" (4)
        "Longed So Far" (4)
        "Shallow Brown/Cargo" (4)
        "Winter Window" (4)
        "Nets In Water" (3)
        "Red Spruce" (3)
        "Them Stars" (3)
        "Salmon River" (2)
        "Landing"
        "New Hymn"
        "Window Tree"
 11: "Voices Of Winter," Herdman, Hills And Mangsen (32)
        "Voices Of Winter/Red And Green" (9)
        "Hanerot Halalu" (4)
        "A' Roving On A Winters Night" (3)
        "Mr. Santa" (3)
        "Frozen Logger/Proper Cup Of Coffee" (2)
        "More Wood" (2)
        "Wintergrace And Raise The Dead Of Wintertime" (2)
        "Hot Buttered Rum"
        "Joy Health Love And Peace"
        "Lo, How A Rose"
        "Mister Santa"
        "Roving On A Winter's Night"
        "Snow In The Street"
        "Unto To You The Night"
 12: "Captain," Kasey Chambers (31)
        "Don't Talk Back" (6)
        "This Flower" (5)
        "Cry Like A Baby" (4)
        "Southern Kind Of Life" (4)
        "You Got The Car" (3)
        "Last Hard Bible" (2)
        "These Pines" (2)
        "We're All Gonna Die Someday" (2)
        "Captain"
        "Hard Way"
        "Mr Baylis"
 13: "Prime Cuts of Bluegrass #48," Various Artists (30)
        "Christmas Mandolin," Johnny Staats (12)
        "Hear That Sound," Si Kahn (3)
        "I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow," Soggy Bottom Boys (3)
        "So Long I'll See You Later," Rod Moag (3)
        "Sleep With One Eye Open," First Impression (2)
        "Come All Ye Faithful," Isaacs
        "Each New Rising Sun," New Road
        "Light Of The Moon," Crucial Smith
        "Man Of Constant Sorrow," Soggy Mountain Boys
        "Norfolk Captain," Crucial Smith
        "O Come All Ye Faithful-The Christmas Spirit," Isaacs
        "O Death," Ralph Stanley
 14: "The Girl I Left Behind," Joyce Andersen (28)
        "Columbine" (5)
        "Show Me The Road" (5)
        "Going To Bodie" (3)
        "Growling Old Man" (3)
        "Giving Everything Away" (2)
        "Short Life Of Trouble" (2)
        "When I Was A Young Girl" (2)
        "Who's That Knocking At My Door" (2)
        "Devil's Fiddle"
        "Lean Into The Light"
        "Maggie," Joyce Andersen W/ Harvey Reid
        "Ramblin' Man"
 14: "Tanglewood Tree," Dave Carter And Tracy Grammer (28)
        "Crocodile Man" (6)
        "Mountain" (6)
        "Happytown" (5)
        "Tanglewood Tree" (3)
        "Cat-Eye Willie Claims His Lover" (2)
        "Farewell To Saint Delores" (2)
        "Walkin' Away From Caroline" (2)
        "Cowboy Singer"
        "Fiddler's Rim"
 14: "Unit Of Measure," Tony Rice Unit (28)
        "Gold Rush" (9)
        "Jerusalem Ridge" (8)
        "Beaumont Rag" (4)
        "Manzanita" (3)
        "Shenandoah" (2)
        "House Of The Rising Sun"
        "Sally Goodin"
 17: "Always In Style," John Duffey (27)
        "Long Black Veil" (4)
        "After Midnight" (3)
        "Let Me Be Your Friend" (3)
        "Boatman" (2)
        "Here Today And Gone Tomorrow" (2)
        "Let Old Mother Nature Have Her Way" (2)
        "Philadelphia Lawyer" (2)
        "Say Won't You Be Mine" (2)
        "Walk Through This World With Me" (2)
        "Girl In The Night"
        "Lifeboat"
        "Old Hometown"
        "Pictures From Life's Other Side,"
        "Willie Roy"
 17: "Fool's Gold," Aengus Finnan (27)
        "Ballad Of Marguerite De La Roche" (8)
        "Sweet Evelina" (4)
        "Blackleg Miner" (3)
        "John Tyrone" (2)
        "Lately" (2)
        "War Bride's Waltz" (2)
        "Black Is The Color"
        "Corinthian"
        "Fly Away"
        "Fool's Gold"
        "Wayfaring Starnger"
        "Wild Rose"
 17: "Red Dirt Girl," Emmylou Harris (27)
        "Red Dirt Girl" (12)
        "One Big Love" (4)
        "My Antonia" (3)
        "Bang The Drum Slowly"
        "Boy From Tupelo"
        "I Don't Wanna Talk About It Now"
        "I Don't Want To Talk About It"
        "J'ai Fait Tout"
        "Michelangelo"
        "My Baby Needs A Shepard"
        "Tragedy"
 20: "Live At The Davy Lamp," Jez Lowe And The Bad Pennies (26)
        "Black Diamonds" (4)
        "Bergen" (3)
        "Soda Man" (3)
        "Another Man's Wife" (2)
        "Guilts" (2)
        "New Moon's Arms" (2)
        "Old Bones" (2)
        "Back In Durham Gaol"
        "High Part Of The Town"
        "Just Like Moses"
        "Last Of The Widows"
        "Sweep Horizons Clean"
        "These Coal Town Days"
        "Tom Tom"
        "You Can't Take It With You"
 21: "Broke Down," Slaid Cleaves (25)
        "One Good Year" (11)
        "Cold And Lonely" (4)
        "Breakfast In Hell" (3)
        "Broke Down" (3)
        "Key Chain" (2)
        "Lydia"
        "This Morning I Was Born Again"
 21: "The Green World," Dar Williams (25)
        "Another Mystery" (4)
        "It Happens Every Day" (4)
        "Playing To The Firmament" (4)
        "What Do You Love More Than Love" (3)
        "After All" (2)
        "And A God Descended" (2)
        "Calling The Moon" (2)
        "I Had No Right"
        "I Won't Be Your Yoko Ono"
        "Spring Street"
        "We Learned The Sea"
 21: "The Road To Canso," Scruj MacDuhk (25)
        "Cidermill" (4)
        "Northern Set" (4)
        "Rambling Irishman" (3)
        "Road To Canso" (3)
        "Cragie Hills," Scruj Macnuhk (2)
        "Maid Who Sold Her Barley/The Rakes Of Kildare" (2)
        "Things In Life" (2)
        "3 Reels"
        "Man From Bundoran," Dumbarton
        "Nonesuch/Dinky's Reel/Etc," Skruj Macduhk
        "Nonsuch/Dinky's Reel/The Meech Lake Breakdown"
        "Roddy Mccorley/Lost Gander," Scr j Macduhk
 21: "Songs Of The Carter Family," Jody Stecher And Kate Brislin (25)
        "Don't Forget This Song" (3)
        "Dreaming Of You Darling" (3)
        "Meet Me In The Moonlight" (3)
        "Single Girl, Married Girl" (3)
        "Away Out On The Old Saint Sabbath" (2)
        "Bear Creek Blues" (2)
        "Dark And Stormy Weather" (2)
        "March Winds Gonna Blow My Blues All Away" (2)
        "River Of Jordan" (2)
        "Bye And Bye"
        "Motherless Children"
        "Sow Em On The"
 21: "Trainfare Home," Last Forever (25)
        "All For You" (5)
        "Louis Collins/Spike Driver Blues" (5)
        "Down The Road" (3)
        "Duke Of Earl" (3)
        "Oklahoma" (2)
        "All Of You"
        "Bachelor's Hall"
        "Casey Jones"
        "Diamond Joe"
        "John Doe # 24"
        "That's Enough"
        "What Are They Doing In Heaven Today?"
 26: "Alchemy," Tannahill Weavers (24)
        "Fair Maid Of Oban Set" (4)
        "It Was All For Our Rightful King" (4)
        "Malley Leigh" (3)
        "Hebridean Dream" (2)
        "One For The Road Set" (2)
        "Ower The Moor Amang The Heather" (2)
        "Silver Whistle Set" (2)
        "Breton Connection"
        "Gallant Shearers"
        "Helen Of Kirkconnell"
        "Over The Moor/Among The Heather"
        "Wagtail Set"
 26: "Covenant," Greg Brown (24)
        "'cept You And Me Babe" (6)
        "Rexroth's Daughter" (5)
        "Blue Car" (2)
        "Dream City" (2)
        "Living In A Prayer" (2)
        "Real Good Friend" (2)
        "Waiting On You" (2)
        "Blues Go Walking"
        "Lullaby"
        "Walkin' Daddy"
 26: "House Concert," Lou And Peter Berryman (24)
        "Big Dead Bird" (6)
        "Cockroach Christmas" (4)
        "Uncle Dave's Grace" (4)
        "Acme Forgetting Service" (2)
        "Cheese And Beer And Snow"
        "Cockroach Xmas"
        "Hour Away"
        "Madison, Wi"
        "Older'n Everybody"
        "Talkin' At The Same Time"
        "Weirder Than Sunlight"
        "Who Am I?"
 26: "Leaving Fort Knox," Lui Collins (24)
        "Swimming To The Other Side" (4)
        "Things To Do" (4)
        "Rarest Rose" (3)
        "Saudade" (3)
        "Dark Silkie" (2)
        "Mystery Play" (2)
        "Spark/Wings" (2)
        "Green Light"
        "Leaving Fort Knox"
        "Loose The Ties"
        "Song Of The Waters"
 30: "Christmas," Bruce Cockburn (23)
        "Mary Had A Baby" (5)
        "Early On One Christmas Morn" And "Go Tell It On The Mountain" (3)
        "Iesus Ahatonnia" (3)
        "Shepherds" (3)
        "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen" (2)
        "Adeste Fidelis"
        "God Rest You, Merry Gentlemen" And "It Came Upon A Midnight Clear"
        "I Saw 3 Ships"
        "Joy To The World"
        "O Little Town Of Bethlehem"
        "Riu Riu Chiu"
        "Silent Night"
 30: "Listen To The Angels," Neal And Leandra (23)
        "I'll Be Home For Christmas" (7)
        "Snowflight" (4)
        "It Happened Once" (3)
        "Long Time Ago" (2)
        "Rise Up Shephard" (2)
        "Bring A Torch Jeanette Isabella"
        "Cradle In Bethlehem"
        "La Nanita Nana"
        "Listen To The Angels"
        "Welcome Friend"
 30: "Tradition," The Burns Sisters (23)
        "Shaloo Shalom" (6)
        "Songs We Love" (6)
        "This Christmas" (3)
        "Golden Cradle" (2)
        "O Come O Come Emmanuel" (2)
        "Children Go Where I Send Thee"
        "Come Come"
        "Little Drummer Boy"
        "Silent Night"
 33: "Christmas Spirit," Isaacs (22)
        "I Feel The Christmas Spirit" (4)
        "Joy To The World" (3)
        "New Kid In Town" (3)
        "Go Where I Send Thee" (2)
        "O Come All Ye Faithful/I Feel The Christmas Spirit" (2)
        "What Do You See" (2)
        "First Noel"
        "Go Tell It On The Mountain"
        "Hark The Herald Angels Sing"
        "Night Before Christmas"
        "O Holy Night"
        "What Child Is This"
 33: "Just A Drifter," Chris Jones (22)
        "Man On The Side Of The Road" (5)
        "Tonight I'm Gonna Ride" (3)
        "Witness" (3)
        "Just A Town" (2)
        "Last Nail" (2)
        "Slave Rock" (2)
        "Brn Breakdown"
        "Cowboys Ain't Supposed To Cry"
        "Heartaches To Forget"
        "Little Saro"
        "Pretty Saro"
 33: "Mortal City," Dar Williams (22)
        "Christians And The Pagans" (19)
        "Family" (2)
        "Mortal City"
 33: "Thistle And Shamrock Christmas Ceilidh," Various Artists (22)
        "Snowy Path," Altan (5)
        "Reconciliation," Niamh Parsons And The Loose Connections (4)
        "Auld Lang Syne," Tannahill Weavers (3)
        "Cat Rambles To The Child's Saucepan/Maire O'keefe/Harry
Bradshaw," Cherish The Ladies (3)
        "I Saw 3 Ships," John Renbourn (2)
        "Ballavoanich," Wolfstone
        "Genevieve's Waltz," Manus Mcguire
        "Jack Keane's Reel," Patrick Street
        "Maneo Da Ulla/Foliada De Padrenda," Milladoiro
        "Puirt A Beul/Snug In A Blanket," Capercaillie
 37: "Weiss Christmas," Ilene Weiss (21)
        "Talkin' To The Wrong Guy" (4)
        "Day A Baby Was Born" (3)
        "His Initials" (3)
        "It's That Time Again" (3)
        "Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town/The Santa Rap" (3)
        "It's That Time Of Year"
        "Minute After Midnight"
        "Take It Away"
        "Tree"
        "Xmas At The South Pole Tonight"
 38: "Farewells And Fantasies," Phil Ochs (20)
        "Bells" (2)
        "Bound For Glory" (2)
        "Draft Dodger Rag" (2)
        "I Ain t Marching Anymore" (2)
        "Chords Of Fame"
        "Cross My Heart"
        "Is There Anybody Here"
        "Love Me, I'm A Liberal"
        "Outside Of A Small Circle Of Friends"
        "Pretty Smart On My Part"
        "Rehersals For Retirement"
        "There But For Fortune"
        "What's That I Hear?"
        "When I m Gone"
        "William Butler Yeats"
        "World Began In Eden"
 38: "Holiday Guitar," Dan Crary (20)
        "Carol Of The Bells" (9)
        "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen-Joy To The World" (4)
        "Christmas Waltz/Fum, Fum, Fum" (2)
        "Silver Bells" (2)
        "Coventry Carol/Patapan"
        "Masters In This Hall"
        "Santa Baby"
 38: "Ice Caps: The Peaks Of Telluride," Sam Bush (20)
        "Big Mon" (3)
        "Girl From The North Country" (3)
        "Sailin' Shoes" (3)
        "Angel To Be" (2)
        "Lee Highway Blues" (2)
        "Same Old River" (2)
        "Sting Ray" (2)
        "I Put A Spell On You"
        "Ice Caps:The Peaks Of Telluride"
        "Memphis In The Meantime"
 38: "Nickel Creek," Nickel Creek (20)
        "Lighthouse's Tale" (6)
        "Fox" (4)
        "Ode To A Butterfly" (4)
        "Out Of The Woods" (2)
        "When You Come Back Down" (2)
        "Reasons Why"
        "Sweet Afton"
 38: "Paper Angels," Artisan (20)
        "Paper Angels" (3)
        "Big Red" (2)
        "Christmas Eve 1914" (2)
        "First Christmas Away From Home" (2)
        "I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas" (2)
        "Morning Of The Year" (2)
        "Stuff The Turkey" (2)
        "Wassail Of Figgy Duff" (2)
        "Christmas Carol"
        "Men In White"
        "Snowman's Song"
 38: "We 3 Kings," Roches (20)
        "Star Of Wonder" (3)
        "Deck The Halls" (2)
        "Do You Hear What I Hear?" (2)
        "For Unto Us A Child Is Born" (2)
        "Sleigh Ride" (2)
        "Adeste Fideles"
        "Angels We Have Heard On High"
        "Christmas Passing Through"
        "Do You See What I See"
        "Here We Come A'carolling"
        "Jingle Bells"
        "Joy To The World"
        "We 3 Kings"
        "Winter Wonderland"
 44: "12 Steps Of Christmas," Various Artists (19)
        "Menorah," Laura Berkson (6)
        "Winter Solstice Blessing," Marcia Taylor (4)
        "12 Steps Of Christmas," Jon Campbell (2)
        "Beginning With You," Atwater-Donnelly (2)
        "Christmas Is Homeless," Barbara Kessler
        "Dear Santa," Marilynn Manfra
        "It's A Holiday," Mary Ann Rossoni
        "Straw Against The Chill," Bob Franke
        "Thanks And Praise," J. P. Jones
 44: "Crossing Muddy Waters," John Hiatt (19)
        "Before I Go" (4)
        "Crossing Muddy Waters" (4)
        "Gone" (2)
        "Lincoln Town" (2)
        "Only The Song Survives" (2)
        "What Do We Do Now" (2)
        "God's Golden Eye / Before I Go"
        "Lift Up Every Stone"
        "Take It Down"
 44: "Devolver," Waybacks (19)
        "Been Around" (3)
        "Compadres In The Old Sierra Madre" (3)
        "I Wan'na Be Like You" (3)
        "Lickkus Interruptus" (3)
        "Gone Wayback" (2)
        "Witch Of The Westmereland" (2)
        "Cluck Old Hen"
        "Last Steam Engine Train"
        "Scrapple From The Apple"
 44: "Glory Shone Around," Tony Trischka (19)
        "Banjo Cheer" (3)
        "Christmas Eve" (3)
        "Precious Child" (3)
        "Good King Wenceslas" (2)
        "Winter" (2)
        "Angels We Have Heard On High"
        "Auld Lang Syne"
        "Deck The Halls," Tony Trischka-Pete Seeger
        "It Came Upon A Midnight Clear"
        "O Come All Ye Faithful"
        "Sleigh Ride"
 44: "Hard Times In Babylon," Eliza Gilkyson (19)
        "Beauty Way" (3)
        "Coast" (3)
        "In My Dreams" (3)
        "Engineer Bill" (2)
        "Hard Times In Babylon" (2)
        "Walk Away From Love" (2)
        "Flatline"
        "Highway"
        "Sanctuary"
        "Twisted"
 44: "The Hour Before Dawn," Solas (19)
        "Bonnie Mae" (3)
        "Miner's Life" (3)
        "Granny Quinn's/The Lilac Reel/Sporting Pat" (2)
        "I Will Remember You" (2)
        "What's Up With Win/Sonny Brogan's/Cahal's Jig" (2)
        "Bheadh Buachaillin Deas Ag Sile"
        "Boy/Girl Tune"
        "Granny Quinn's/Etc"
        "Homeless"
        "Last Of The Great Whales"
        "Pinch Of Snuff," Among The Bushes
        "When My Love And I Parted"
 44: "Putumayo World Christmas," Various Artists (19)
        "Nadal De Luintra," Berroguetto (5)
        "Fireside Ki Ho'alu," George Kuo (3)
        "Here We Come A Wassailing," Steve Schuch And The Night Heron
Consort (2)
        "We 3 Kings," Michael Doucet (2)
        "Aguinaldo Jibaro," Pepe Castillo
        "Berroguieto," Nadald E Luitrya
        "Diciembre," Los Embajadores Vallenatos
        "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," Banks Soundtech Steel Orchestra
        "Kling No Klokka," Asne Valland Nordli
        "Noite Para Festejar," Ivan Lins
        "O Cometido," Chouteira
 51: "Christmas In The Hills," Larry Sparks (18)
        "Christmas In The Mountains" (4)
        "Birthday Of Our King" (3)
        "Blue Christmas" (3)
        "Christmas Time's A Coming" (2)
        "Go Tell It On The Mountain" (2)
        "White Christmas" (2)
        "Beautiful Star Of Bethlehem"
        "Christmas Time Is Near"
 51: "Christmas Time Back Home," Various Artists (18)
        "Beautiful Star Of Bethlehem," Ralph Stanley (6)
        "Christmas Is Not Far Away," Red Ellis (2)
        "Christmas Time Back Home," Country Gentlemen (2)
        "It's Christmas Time," Larry Sparks (2)
        "Slowly Fall The Snowflakes," Bill Carroll (2)
        "If You Are To Sin Inclined," Bill Carroll
        "Jingle Bells," Country Gentlemen
        "New Star Shining," 5 For The Gospel
        "Silent Night," Country Gentlemen
 51: "Oy Chanukah!," Klezmer Conservatory Band (18)
        "Dreydl Song" (3)
        "Chanukah/Chanukah, The Festival Of Lights" (2)
        "Eternal Light/Baruchas" (2)
        "Oy Chanukah, Oy Chanukah!" (2)
        "Abi Gezunt"
        "Celebrating In The Shtetl"
        "Chanuka, The Festival Of Lights/Khasidm Tants"
        "Der Bosfor"
        "Dona Dona"
        "Freylekhe Nakht In Gan Eydn"
        "Khasidim Tants"
        "O Ir Kleyne Likhtelekh"
        "Yingele Fun Polyn"
 51: "Public Domain: Songs From The Wild Land," Dave Alvin (18)
        "Short Life Of Trouble" (4)
        "What Did The Deep Sea Say" (4)
        "East Virginia Blues" (3)
        "Walk Right In" (2)
        "Don't Let Your Deal Go Down"
        "Engine 143"
        "Maggie Campbell"
        "Shenandoah"
        "Sign Of Judgement"
 51: "Radio," Chuck Brodsky (18)
        "On Christmas I Got Nothing" (14)
        "Moe Berg The Song" (2)
        "Our Gods"
        "Radio"
 56: "Back Home Again," Rhonda Vincent (17)
        "Jolene" (4)
        "Lonesome Wind Blues" (4)
        "Passing Of The Train" (3)
        "You're Running Wild" (2)
        "Joline"
        "Little Angels"
        "When I Close My Eyes"
        "Where No Cabins Fall"
 56: "Hillbilly Holiday," Various Artists (17)
        "Christmas Time's A-Coming," Bill Monroe (6)
        "Po' Folks' Xmas," Bill Anderson (2)
        "Reindeer Boogie," Hank Snow (2)
        "Daddy's Drinking Up Our Christmas," Commander Cody
        "Gonna Wrap Your Heart In Ribbons," Hank Thompson
        "I'm Gonna Lasso Santa Claus," Brenda Lee
        "I'm Gonna Tell Santa On You," Faron Young
        "It Can Upon A Midnight Clear," Louvin Brothers
        "To Heck With Old Santa Claus," Loretta Lynn
        "Christmas Carols By The Old Corral," Tex Ritter
 56: "One If By Hand," Sons Of The Never Wrong (17)
        "Madame Butterfly" (4)
        "Getting Better" (3)
        "Hallelujah For The Getaway" (3)
        "Home Hymn" (2)
        "Magnetic Poetry" (2)
        "One Simple Question" (2)
        "Jonah"
 56: "So Many Miles," Stephen Fearing (17)
        "Glory Train" (3)
        "Wailing Wall" (3)
        "Bells Of Morning" (2)
        "Blind Indifference" (2)
        "Longest Road" (2)
        "Thrasher" (2)
        "Dog On A Chain"
        "Trying Times"
        "When My Baby Calls My Name"
 56: "Souvenirs," John Prine (17)
        "Christmas In Prison" (7)
        "Angel From Montgomery" (2)
        "Please Don't Bury Me" (2)
        "Donald And Lydia"
        "Far From Me"
        "Fish And Whistle"
        "Hello In There"
        "Souvenirs"
        "Storm Windows"
 56: "Through The Bitter Frost And Snow," Susan Mckeown And Lindsey Horner
(17)
        "Through The Bitter Frost And Snow" (5)
        "Auld Lang Syne" (3)
        "Bold Orion" (2)
        "Christ Child" (2)
        "Coventry Carol," Susan Mckeown
        "Dun O che d Imbeithil"
        "Green Grow'th The Holly," Susan Mckeown
        "When All The Songs Were Sad"
        "Winter King"
 56: "'twas On A Night Like This," Cathy Barton, Dave Para, The Patons (17)
        "Peace Round" (4)
        "'twas On A Night Like This" (3)
        "New Year Round" (2)
        "Quaker Benediction" (2)
        "Chocolate Burro"
        "Holly Tree Carol"
        "Infant Holy"
        "Kentucky Wassail"
        "Last Month In The Year"
        "Mary Had A Baby"
 56: "When I See Winter Return," William Pint And Felicia Dale (17)
        "Auld Lang Syne" (3)
        "Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day" (3)
        "Trees Are All Bare" (3)
        "Woodcutter's Song" (3)
        "I Saw 3 Ships"
        "January Man"
        "Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming"
        "Over The Hills And Over The Dales"
        "Ring In The New Year"
 56: "Window Shopper's Christmas," 5 Chinese Brothers (17)
        "Make The Rafters Ring" (4)
        "Age-Old Story" (3)
        "Department Store Santa Claus Strike" (3)
        "Christmas In Manhattan"
        "Christmas On Interstate 80"
        "Fruitcake Song"
        "Honky Tonk Christmas"
        "Making Angels In The Sand"
        "Missing Miss December"
        "Rockin' In The Manger"


These lists are compiled and posted to the FOLKDJ-L web site every month
since October 1997.  The archive of past Top Album lists is available
at http://folkradio.org (the official FOLKDJ-L web site).

The Top Albums list is sorted in descending order by number of plays recorded
for each album.  Within an album, the number of times each track was played
is shown.  The top 60 albums are listed.

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