Top 50 Jazz Albums For The Week of 25 October 2015 [JazzWeek]
October 26, 2015 at 6:00 AM
Donna M in Artists, Christian McBride Trio - Live At The Village Vanguard, Eric Alexander - The Real Thing, Gerry Gibbs Thrasher Dream Trio - Live in Studio, John Scofield - Past Present, Orrin Evans - The Evolution of Oneself, Top 50 Jazz Albums for October 2015, Top Jazz Albums

Here are the top 50 Jazz albums that received the most airplay on US, Canadian and internet radio stations from the past week!

Back at number one this week is saxophonist Eric Alexander's The Real Thing and gaining on him is Philly's own Orrin Evans with The Evolution of Oneself - Enjoy!

 

  1. ERIC ALEXANDER The Real Thing (HighNote)
  2. ORRIN EVANS The Evolution Of Oneself (Smoke Sessions)
  3. CHRISTIAN McBRIDE TRIO Live At The Village Vanguard (Mack Avenue)
  4. GERRY GIBBS and the THRASHER DREAM TRIO  Live In Studio (Whaling City Sounds)
  5. JOHN SCOFIELD Past Present (Impulse / Universal)
  6. JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA with WYNTON MARSALIS Live In Cuba (Blue Engine)
  7. ERROLL GARNER The Complete Concert By The Sea (Sony Legacy | Octave Music Pub.)
  8. DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER, IRVIN MAYFIELD & THE NOLa  JAZZ ORCH Dee Dee’s Feathers (oKeh)
  9. MICHAEL DEASE Decisions (Posi-Tone)
  10. BOB JAMES & NATHAN EAST The New Cool (Yamaha)
  11. KAIT DUNTON trioKAIT (Real & Imagined Music)
  12. KARRIN ALLYSON Many A New Day (Motema)
  13. MIKE LeDONNE AwwlRight! (Savant)
  14. ESSIET OKON ESSIET Shona (Space Time)
  15. TERELL STAFFORD BrotherLee Love (Capri)
  16. CECILE McLORIN SALVANT For One To Love (Mack Avenue)
  17. DON BRADEN Luminosity (Creative Perspective Music)
  18. ANDREA BRACHFELD Lotus Blossom (Jazzheads)
  19. PEREZ, PATITUCCI & BLADE Children Of The Light (Mack Avenue)
  20. CHICK COREA | BELA FLECK Two (Concord)
  21. LEE RITENOUR A Twist Of Rit (Concord)
  22. GEORGE CABLES In Good Company (HighNote)
  23. JOE MAGNARELLI Three On Two (Posi-Tone)
  24. TOM HARRELL First Impressions (HighNote)
  25. DENISE DONATELLI Find A Heart (Savant)
  26. KENDRICK SCOTT ORACLE We Are The Drum (Blue Note)
  27. JOHN FEDCHOCK NEW YORK BIG BAND Like It Is (MAMA)
  28. LONDON, MEADER, PRAMUK and ROSS The Royal Bopsters (Motema)
  29. NICK FINZER The Chase (Origin)
  30. JOHN PIZZARELLI Midnight McCartney (Concord)
  31. HEADS OF STATE Search For Peace (Smoke Sessions)
  32. JEFF LORBER & CHUCK LOEB Bop (ArtistShare)
  33. ABBEY LINCOLN Sophisticated Abbey (HighNote)
  34. MACK AVENUE SUPERBAND Live From The Detroit Jazz Festival 2014 (Mack Avenue)
  35. JOHN ELLIS & DOUBLE-WIDE Charm (Parade Light)
  36. ARTURO O’FARRILL AND THE AFRO LATIN JAZZ ORCHESTRA Cuba | The Conversation Continues
  37. (Motema Music)
  38. GIACOMO GATES Everything Is Cool (Savant)
  39. CHARENEE WADE Offering (Motema Music)
  40. CARLOS HENRIQUEZ The Bronx Pyramid (Blue Engine)
  41. LIZZ WRIGHT Freedom & Surrender (Concord)
  42. BRUCE FORMAN The Book Of Forman (b4Man-Music)
  43. ORAN ETKIN What’s New (Motema Music)
  44. SCOTT HAMILTON & JEFF HAMILTON TRIO Live In Bern (Capri)
  45. ALEXIS COLE & BUCKY PIZZARELLI A Beautiful Friendship (Venus)
  46. ARIEL POCOCK Touchstone (Justin Time)
  47. STEVE DAVIS Say When (Smoke Sessions)
  48. BEEGIE ADAIR TRIO with DON ALIQUO Too Marvelous For Words (Adair Music Group)
  49. JOEY ALEXANDER My Favorite Things (Motema Music)
  50. RAYFORD GRIFFIN Reflections of Brownie (Razor Edge)
  51. BOB MINTZER BIG BAND Get Up! (MCG Jazz)
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