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Top 50 albums of 2021

Position  Artist  Album  Label   
1 The Ring Shepherds Habitual Orbits Indie (on Bandcamp) Canadian
2 Paragon Cause Autopilot self-released Canadian
3 Ottawa Guitar Trio s/t   Canadian
4 Musk Ox Inheritance self-released Canadian
5 Brittlestar single   Canadian
6 Allison Russell Outside Child Fantasy Records/Concord Canadian
7 Joni Mitchell Archives – Volume 2: The Reprise Years (1968-1971) Rhino Canadian
8 The Halluci Nation One More Saturday Night Radicalized Records 2021 Canadian
9 John Allaire and the Fi-Delities Paint it All in Blue Indie (on Bandcamp) Canadian
10 LOSCIL CLARA MAY 2021 KRANKY RECORDS Canadian
11 summersets Small Town Sunday Indie (on Bandcamp) Canadian
12 Nick Schofield Glass Gallery Backward Music (on Bandcamp)Backward Music (on Bandcamp) Canadian
13 SILKKEN ANCHORS   Canadian
14 Steve Marriner Hope Dies Last Stony Plain Rights Mgmt. /Linus Entertainment Canadian
15 Suzie Ungerleider My Name is Suzie Ungerleider Stella Canadian
16 Lucy Dacus Home Video Matador  
17 Ian Tamblyn A Longing For Innocence North Track Music Canadian
18 Jerusalem In My Heart Qalaq Constellation records 2021 Canadian
19 The Divorcees Drop of Blood Independent (2021) Canadian
20 The Quarter Inch Kings x Zagnif Nori Single   Canadian
21 Mdou Moctar Afrique Victime Matador Records  
22 Melissa Carper Daddy's Country Gold Independent (2021)  
23 Michael Feuerstack Harmonize the Moon Forward Music Group Canadian
24 Nicolas Repac Rhapsodic    
25 Sons Of Kemet Black To The Future Impulse! Records, 2021  
26 The Scarlet Drops The Scarlet Drops 1984-1992 2021 Harriet Records/bandcamp Canadian
27 Caroline Marie Brooks Everything at the Same Time Outside Music Canadian
28 Dave Clarke The Healing Garden Crossties Canadian
29 Rêves sonores Crépuscule Youngbloods (2021) Canadian
30 Robert Finley Sharecropper's Son Easy Eye Sound  
31 Church Of Trees Pause Indie (on Bandcamp) Canadian
32 Danko Jones Power Trio Sonic Unyon Canadian
33 Murray McLauchlan Hourglass True North (2021) Canadian
34 Philip Glass/Anthony Roth Costanzo, J'Nai Bridges, Disella Larusdottir, Zachary James, The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Karen Kamensek Akhnaten Orange Mountain Music  
35 Bucky Barrow Another Year Wasted Indie (on Bandcamp) Canadian
36 Comet Control Inside The Sun Tee Pee Records (2021) Canadian
37 Joseph Spence Encore: Unheard Recordings of Bahamian Guitar and Singing Smithsonian Folkways  
38 Papoose Single    
39 Shusaku Uchiyama Resident Evil Village OST Suleputer  
40 Bicep Isles Ninja Tune Canadian
41 Causa Sui Szabodelico El Paraiso  
42 Goat Headsoup Rocket recordings 2021  
43 Grievous Angels Summer Before The Storm Jimmy Boyle Records (on Bandcamp) Canadian
44 Leanne Betasamosake Simpson Theory of Ice You've Changed Records Canadian
45 Mahogany Frog In The Electric Universe Moonjune Canadian
46 Rhonda Vincent Music Is What I See    
47 San Holo BB U OK?   Canadian
48 Wine Lips Mushroom Death Sex Bummer Party Stomp! - 2021 Canadian
49 Aesop Rock & Blockhead Garbology    
50 Andy Maize and Michael Timmins Townies (an audioplay) Latent Canadian
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Top 25 programs heard on-demand

Position  Show 
1 Stranger Songs
2 Friday Drive
3 Saturday Morning
4 Canadian Spaces
5 The Groove
6 The Deep Blue
7 Heavy Friends
8 The Dylan Hunter Show
9 Friday Nite Truck Stop
10 Reggae In The Fields
11 Whatever's Cool With Me
12 This Is Nowhere
13 Black And Blues
14 Volume, Contrast, Brilliance
15 Renny's Riot
16 This Island Earth
17 The Guest List
18 Wednesday Special Blend
19 Music From The Glen
20 Interzone
21 The Filibuster
22 Candyshop
23 In A Mellow Tone
24 Hexon Bogon
25 Mapped Out Radio