CURRENT CHART

 

FEBRUARY 24, 2021

LW TW ARTIST TITLE
1 1 JESSE ROPER Brightside
2 2 TEN KILLS THE PACK Body
4 3 ARIEL POSEN What Are We Doing Here
6 4 SAM TUCKER Holy
(new) 5 YUKON BLONDE YGTT
8 6 NATHANIEL RATELIFF Redemption
(new) 7 THE STRUMBELLAS Greatest Enemy
(new) 8 CHARLOTTE CARDIN Meaningless
re-entry 9 TUNS My Memories
(new) 10 CHARLIE HOUSTON Calls
       
    INCOMING  
    BARTEES STRANGE Boomer
    CHAD VANGAALEN Samurai Sword
    ART D'ECCO TV God
 

HISTORIC CHARTS

 

FEBRUARY 17, 2021

LW TW ARTIST TITLE
1 1 JESSE ROPER Brightside
--- 2 TEN KILLS THE PACK Body
--- 3 AVALANCHES The Divine Chord
--- 4 ARIEL POSEN What Are We Doing Here
2 5 KIWI JR. Waiting in Line
--- 6 SAM TUCKER Holy
6 7 POSTDATA Nobody Knows
5 8 NATHANIEL RATELIFF Redemption
3 9 KATHLEEN EDWARDS Hard On Everyone
4 10 SEAN WATSON GRAHAM Your Life Is A Story
       
    INCOMING  
    CAROLESDAUGHTER Violent
    CHARLIE HOUSTON Calls

FEBRUARY 10, 2021

LW TW ARTIST TITLE
--- 1 JESSE ROPER Brightside
1 2 KIWI JR. Waiting in Line
2 3 KATHLEEN EDWARDS Hard On Everyone
7 4 SEAN WATSON GRAHAM Your Life Is A Story
3 5 NATHANIEL RATELIFF Redemption
4 6 POSTDATA Nobody Knows
--- 7 THE EFFENS Pavement Age
5 8 DAYGLOW Close To You
--- 9 TUNS My Memories
--- 10 CHARLOTTE CARDIN Daddy
       
    INCOMING  
    STRIPPERS UNION We Are The Underworld
    BLAME MY YOUTH Fantastic
    ART D'ECCO TV God

FEBRUARY 3, 2021

LW TW ARTIST TITLE
6 1 KIWI JR. Waiting In Line
5 2 KATHLEEN EDWARDS Hard On Everyone
--- 3 NATHANIEL RATELIFF Redemption
4 4 POSTDATA Nobody Knows
9 5 DAYGLOW Close To You
8 6 RUN THE JEWELS The Ground Below
--- 7 SEAN WATSON GRAHAM Your Life Is A Story
--- 8 FERRARO Sugar Rush
10 9 NOTHING,NOWHERE fake friend
--- 10 RHYE Safeword
       
    INCOMING  
    JAWNY Sabotage
    STRIPPERS UNION We Are The Underworld

JANUARY 27, 2021

LW TW ARTIST TITLE
3 1 LOONY be cool
--- 2 WEEZER All My Favorite Songs
--- 3 ROYAL BLOOD Typhoons
2 4 POSTDATA Nobody Knows
4 5 KATHLEEN EDWARDS Hard On Everyone
--- 6 KIWI JR. Waiting in Line
--- 7 ASHLEIGH BALL Keep On Pretending
10 8 RUN THE JEWELS The Ground Below
5 9 DAYGLOW Close To You
8 10 NOTHING,NOWHERE fake friend
       
    INCOMING  
    SMALL SINS Andre
    PASSENGER Sword From The Stone

JANUARY 20, 2021

LW TW ARTIST TITLE
--- 1 PLANTS AND ANIMALS Love That Boy
--- 2 POSTDATA Nobody Knows
--- 3 LOONY be cool
1 4 KATHLEEN EDWARDS Hard On Everyone
--- 5 DAYGLOW Close To You
--- 6 TOM MORELLO Natural's Not In It
--- 7 BLACK KEYS Keep My Name Outta Your Mouth
--- 8 NOTHING,NOWHERE fake friend
--- 9 BAD CHILD $1,000,000
3 10 RUN THE JEWELS The Ground Below

JANUARY 13, 2021

LW TW ARTIST TITLE
--- 1 KATHLEEN EDWARDS Hard On Everyone
--- 2 MICHAEL BERNARD FITZGERALD I Love That Sound
2 3 RUN THE JEWELS The Ground Below
--- 4 FAKE SHARK Your Woman
--- 5 MONOWHALES Out With The Old
--- 6 HEADSTONES Caught In A Loop
--- 7 EDDIE VEDDER Growin' Up

JANUARY 6, 2021

LW TW ARTIST TITLE
5 1 REMI WOLF Hello Hello Hello
4 2 RUN THE JEWELS The Ground Below
--- 3 FOO FIGHTERS No Son Of Mine
7 4 FOSTER THE PEOPLE The Things We Do
8 5 ONR Must Stop f/ Sarah Barthel
"Finally a weekly chart that represents new music that Canadian programmers & tastemakers are showcasing across the country. This should be a great resource in helping each other keep updated, spotting trends and breaking down the walls of our format."

— Mike Religa
“The future of Canadian radio will be built on emerging and independent artists, and it’s long overdue that these amazing acts have their own chart! Much like with our current countdown show, I plan to integrate these charts into our Specialty Show ‘Xposure’ as well.”

— Matt Berry
Finally a chart to help highlight the hidden gems that deserve more attention. Anything that helps to level the playing field is both good for music and good for indies.

— Justin West
“Many listeners’ love of music is rooted in discovery. And nothing excites a music lover more than discovering a hidden gem. As both a music lover and a music programmer, it’s frustrating that many gems can be damn near impossible to expose to a larger audience if they aren’t already making waves on the traditional charts. “Playing it safe” can make a radio station’s role as music curator obsolete.”

— Bryan Capistrano
Having broken The Glorious Sons and JJ Wilde over the last 6 years, we are always looking for ways to help tell our artists' stories in a way that is cohesive and compelling. The Breaking Alt chart gives us an opportunity to point towards new artists and songs in a tangible way. It is our hope that radio programmers and the industry at large will acknowledge the value of this metric as an indicator of what is buzzing and worth deeper consideration.

— Ian Stanger
"There’s just too much music out there for one person to curate on their own. The good news is that there are many, many people who want to do the heavy lifting when it comes to finding the next great artist/song/album. By crowdsourcing music boffins, we can get a clear look at what’s really bubbling under. And who doesn’t want to be among the first to learn about The Next Big Thing?"

— Alan Cross

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