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Americana/Folk Albums

Week of May 5, 2012

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Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 1
    • The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond

      Soundtrack
    • 1
    • 1
    • 5
      • 1
      • 1
      • 5
  • 2
    • Barton Hollow

      The Civil Wars
    • 4
    • 1
    • 64
      • 4
      • 1
      • 64
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 3
    • Sigh No More

      Mumford & Sons
    • 3
    • 1
    • 114
      • 3
      • 1
      • 114
RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 4
    • Blessings

      Laura Story
    • 11
    • 2
    • 54
      • 11
      • 2
      • 54
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fair Trade/Columbia

Greatest gainer this week

Gains In Performance

  • 5
    • The Lumineers

      The Lumineers
    • 5
    • 2
    • 3
      • 5
      • 2
      • 3
  • 6
    • Break It Yourself

      Andrew Bird
    • 6
    • 1
    • 7
      • 6
      • 1
      • 7
  • 7
    • Stars And Satellites

      Trampled By Turtles
    • 2
    • 2
    • 2
      • 2
      • 2
      • 2
  • 8 NEW
  • NEW
    • In The Time Of Gods

      Dar Williams
    • -
    • 8
    • 1
      • -
      • 8
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Razor & Tie

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

  • 9 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Ramble At The Ryman

      Levon Helm
    • -
    • 6
    • 6
      • -
      • 6
      • 6
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Dirt Farmer/Vanguard/Welk

Gains In Performance

  • 10 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • The Head And The Heart

      The Head And The Heart
    • -
    • 3
    • 63
      • -
      • 3
      • 63
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 11 NEW
  • NEW
    • Shallow Bed

      Dry The River
    • -
    • 11
    • 1
      • -
      • 11
      • 1
  • 12
    • The Lion's Roar

      First Aid Kit
    • 12
    • 4
    • 14
      • 12
      • 4
      • 14
  • 13 NEW
  • NEW
    • Older Than My Old Man Now

      Loudon Wainwright III
    • -
    • 13
    • 1
      • -
      • 13
      • 1
  • 15
    • Nothing's Gonna Change The Way You Feel About Me Now

      Justin Townes Earle
    • 9
    • 4
    • 4
      • 9
      • 4
      • 4
  • 16
    • The A Team (EP)

      Ed Sheeran
    • 17
    • 16
    • 7
      • 17
      • 16
      • 7
  • 17
    • Intersection

      Nanci Griffith
    • 8
    • 8
    • 2
      • 8
      • 8
      • 2
  • 18
    • Chimes Of Freedom: The Songs Of Bob Dylan

      Various Artists
    • 14
    • 1
    • 13
      • 14
      • 1
      • 13
  • 19
    • Voice Of Ages

      The Chieftains
    • 10
    • 1
    • 9
      • 10
      • 1
      • 9
  • 20
    • Who's Feeling Young Now?

      Punch Brothers
    • 15
    • 5
    • 10
      • 15
      • 5
      • 10
  • 21
    • Leaving Eden

      Carolina Chocolate Drops
    • 13
    • 6
    • 8
      • 13
      • 6
      • 8
  • 22 NEW
  • NEW
    • Let's Multiply (EP)

      Jay Farrar/Will Johnson/Anders Parker/Yim Yames
    • -
    • 22
    • 1
      • -
      • 22
      • 1
  • 23 NEW
  • NEW
    • Cynic's New Year

      Horse Feathers
    • -
    • 23
    • 1
      • -
      • 23
      • 1
  • 24
    • Helplessness Blues

      Fleet Foxes
    • 20
    • 1
    • 52
      • 20
      • 1
      • 52
  • 25
    • Paper Airplane

      Alison Krauss & Union Station
    • 18
    • 1
    • 53
      • 18
      • 1
      • 53