Chart Analysis August 14, 2017

Jen Cloher and Dan Sultan Are On Top Of The Community Radio Charts

Jen Cloher and Dan Sultan Are On Top Of The Community Radio Charts

The Amrap Metro and Amrap Regional Charts provide insight into what’s gaining airplay and attention on community radio. The charts show the top ten tracks ordered for airplay by community broadcasters through the Amrap’s AirIt music distribution service. This week Jen Cloher debuts at #1 in the Amrap Metro Chart, with Dan Sultan rising to #1 in the Amrap Regional Chart.

Jen Cloher enters the Amrap Metro Chart at #1 with the track ‘Regional Echo’. Watch the official video for the evocative song, as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane, Radio Adelaide in Adelaide, FBi Radio Sydney and Triple R Melbourne. Jen Cloher’s self-titled album, which is her fourth LP, was FBi Radio’s Album of the Week, PBS FM’s Album of the Week, Triple R’s Album of the Week and was included in 2ser’s Servin Up, with ‘Regional Echo’ featuring in RTRFM’s Sound Selection and 4ZZZ’s Top 20.

Dan Sultan moves into #1 in the Amrap Regional Chart with ‘Kingdom’. Watch a live clip for the charting track, as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Harvey Community Radio in WA, North West FM in VIC, 5BBB and Radio Adelaide in SA, 4ZZZ and Fraser Coast FM in QLD, Bay FM, as well as Yass FM and Triple H FM in NSW. ‘Kingdom’ has received radio airplay from stations including 4ZZZ Brisbane, Tjuma Pulka, Harvey Community Radio, Noongar Radio, Radio Mama in WA, Three D Radio, 5 Triple Z, Tribe FM, Rox FM, 5BBB in SA, 2RRR, Eastside Radio, Triple H FM, Yass FM, 2VOX, Nambucca Valley Radio in NSW, as well as UGFM, Seymour FM, 979fm, Joy 94.9 FM, North West FM, UGFM in VIC.

Gold Class have held onto #2 in the Amrap Metro Chart with their single ‘Rose Blind’ . Watch the official video for the charting track, as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including FBi Radio Sydney, Radio Adelaide in Adelaide, Edge Radio Hobart, 2XX FM Canberra, HFM in WA, 4ZZZ and Fraser Coast FM in QLD, as well as Triple R and 3MDR in VIC. The punk-rock track featured on FBi Radio’s New Music List, SYN’s Sweet 16, Edge Radio’s New Music List, and 4ZZZ’s Top 20, alongside additional airplay from Gin Gin’s Own and Fraser Coast FM in QLD, FBi Radio, Yass FM and 2RRR in NSW, Hills Radio, Tribe FM and PBA FM in SA, 3MDR, 3Way FM and Castlemaine FM in VIC, as well as Voice of the Avon, 2Oceans FM, Harvey Community Radio and HFM in WA.

Fanny Lumsden has maintained her position at #2 in the Amrap Regional Chart with ‘Roll On’. Watch the brand new video for the charting track, as featured via Amrap Pages, on station websites including 3WAY-FM in VIC, 4ZZZ Brisbane, Noosa FM and Fraser Coast FM in QLD, as well as Northside Radio, FBi Radio and 2MCR in NSW. ‘Roll On’, the first single to be lifted from Fanny Lumsden’s second album, has earned airplay from City Park Radio in TAS, Voice of the Avon, Tjuma Pulka Media in WA, Coast FM, 5 Triple Z, Radio Adelaide, Fleurieu FM in SA, Noosa FM, Cairns FM, Fraser Coast Community Radio, 4BAY in QLD, 3WAY FM, 96.5 Inner FM, 99.9 Voice FM, Seymour FM, Radio Mansfield, 94.7 The Pulse in VIC, as well as Yass FM, 2OCB, Bay & Basin 92.7 FM, 2AirFM, Northside Radio, Valley FM, Nambucca Valley Radio in NSW.

The Bombay Royale debuts at #3 in the Amrap Metro Chart with ‘I Love You Love You’. The Bombay Royale joined New And Groovy on Triple R Melbourne, where they chatted about their new LP Run Kitty Run. The discussed the futuristic album concepts, exploring new sonic territories with this latest piece of work, and their collaborative writing process. They also performed the track ’Ballygunge’ live-to-air, off their album, which is available to listen to here. Bombay Royale’s album Run Kitty Run was 2ser’s Album of the Week, features in PBS FM’s Top 10 and Triple R’s Soundscapes, with the charting track receiving an inclusion in SYN’s Sweet 16. Watch the mystical and engaging video for ‘I Love You Love You’ as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane, Radio Adelaide in Adelaide, Triple R Melbourne, as well as Harvey Community Radio and Voice of the Avon in WA.

Bernard Fanning enters the Amrap Regional Chart at #3 with ‘America (Glamour And Prestige)’. Listen to the audio clip for the charting track, as featured via Amrap Pages, on station websites including 4ZZZ in Brisbane, Aussie Music Weekly on the Community Radio Network, Fraser Coast FM in SA, 96.5 Inner FM and 979fm in VIC. ’America (Glamour And Prestige)’ has received airplay from Noosa FM in QLD, Main FM in VIC, KCR FM in WA, 5 Triple Z, Tribe FM and Fleurieu FM in SA, as well as 2SSR, 2MIA FM, 2SER, Hawksbury River Radio, TLCFM and 2MCE in NSW.

Entering the Amrap Metro Chart at #4 is Ecca Vandal with ‘Broke Days, Party Nights’. Watch the official video for the track, which features Ecca Vandal roaming the streets of New York City, as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Edge Radio Hobart, Radio Adelaide in Adelaide, 4ZZZ Brisbane, 979fm in VIC, as well as Yass FM and FBi Radio in NSW. ‘Broke Days, Party Nights’ features in SYN’s Sweet 16 and Edge Radio’s New Music List, with additional airplay from Yass FM in NSW, 4ZZZ Brisbane, 979fm in VIC, Donnybrook Community Radio in WA, as well as PBA FM, Three D Radio and Tribe FM in SA. 

Melanie Dyer debuts in the Amrap Regional Chart at #4 with the track ‘Save My Cents’. Watch the official video for the country-pop tune, as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Good Morning Country on Community Radio Network, 96.5 Inner FM in VIC, Northside Radio, 2MCR and Valley FM in NSW. ‘Save My Cents’ has earned radio airplay from Radio MAMA in WA, 2EAR FM, Braidwood Community Radio and Triple H FM in NSW, 10FM Tenterfield, Gin Gin’s Own and Coast FM in QLD, as well as Fleurieu FM, Coast FM, Radio Alexandrina, PBAFM and 5 Triple Z in SA.

BATTS make their first appearance in the Amrap Metro Chart, with ‘Little White Lies’ charting at #6. The folk-pop track, which explores the concept of desiring honest conversation, has been featured in SYN’s Sweet 16 and FBi Radio’s New Music List, with further radio support from 4BAY in QLD, 5BBB, 5 Triple Z and Three D Radio in SA, 2RRR, 2BOB Radio, Northside Radio and 2SEA in NSW, as well as 3NRG, Seymour FM, 96.5 Inner FM and 3WBC in VIC.

Jed Rowe takes out #6 during his third week in the Amrap Regional Chart with the track ‘Tailem Bend’. The charting track has received airplay from ArtSound in ACT, Radio Mama FM, Voice of the Avon FM in WA, Coast FM, Noosa FM, Gin Gin’s Own, Fraser Coast FM in QLD, Coast FM, Fleurieu FM, 5 Triple Z, WOW FM, ROX FM in SA, 3WAY FM, 3HOT, Radio Mansfield, Seymour FM, UGFM, 98.5 Apple FM in VIC, as well as 2BOB, 2AIRFM, Bay FM, 2MCE, Nambucca Valley Radio, Port Stephens FM in NSW.

Birdz enters the Amrap Metro Chart at #7 with ‘This Side’ featuring Serina Pech. Watch the official video for the hip-hop track as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including FBi Radio Sydney, 4ZZZ Brisbane and Triple R Melbourne. Birdz spoke with The Breakfast Spread on PBS FM Melbourne back in July to chat about his debut album and some of the other projects he is involved with such as the Deadly Hearts Compilation . ‘This Side’ was included in FBi Radio’s New Music List and SYN’s Sweet 16, with the track receiving additional airplay from 2ser and 2SEA in NSW, WOW FM and 5 Triple Z in SA, as well as 96.5 Inner FM and Seymour FM in VIC.

Kllo have held onto #7 in the Amrap Regional Chart with ‘Virtue’. Watch the official video for the electro-pop charting track as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Radio Adelaide in Adelaide, HFM in WA, 4ZZZ Brisbane, Triple R Melbourne, as well as FBi Radio and Bay FM in NSW. 

Making his first appearance in the Amrap Metro Chart is Davey Lane, with ‘Taurus All Apart’ taking out #8. Watch the video for ‘Taurus All Apart’ as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Northside Radio and 97.9 Valley FM in NSW, as well as Yarra Valley FM, Triple R, 3MDR and 979fm in VIC. Davey Lane’s album I’m Gonna Burn Out Bright features in PBS FM’s Top 10 and Three D Radio’s Top 20+1, whilst also featuring in Triple R’s Soundscapes. The charting track has seen radio airplay from Yarra Valley FM and 979fm in VIC, 4BAY and Gin Gin’s Own in QLD, Triple H FM, Northside Radio and 92.5 FM Youth Radio in NSW.

Allan Caswell enters the Amrap Regional Chart at #8 with ‘Drunks Like Charlie’. Listen to the audio for the folk infused country track as featured via Amrap Pages on station website Voice of The Avon in WA. ‘Drunks Like Charlie’ has received airplay from Radio MAMA in WA, WOW FM in SA, Triple H FM, 94.7 The Pulse and Whitehorse Boroondara FM in VIC, Coast FM, Fraser Coast FM and Rainbow FM in QLD, as well as 2AirFM, 2GCR, 2BOB and 2EAR FM in NSW. 

Morning TV have taken out #9 during their second appearance in the Amrap Metro Chart, with the track ‘Let It Lie’. Watch the official video for ‘Let It Lie’ as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Triple R Melbourne, 4ZZZ Brisbane, HFM in WA, as well as FBi Radio, 2RRR and Yass FM in NSW. The ethereal garage-rock track was included in FBi Radio’s New Music List and SYN’s Sweet 16, with further airplay from HFM in WA, 5CST in SA, 96.5 Inner FM and 3WBC in VIC, Radio 4YOU and Fraser Coast FM in QLD, as well as 2RRR, 92.5 FM Youth Radio, 2NSB, 2ser and 2BOB Radio in NSW.

Gretta Ziller enters the Amrap Regional Chart at #9 with ‘Queen of Boomtown’. Listen to the audio for the radiant country-blues track as featured via Amrap Pages on station website 979fm in VIC. ‘Queen of Boomtown’ has earned radio airplay from Tjuma Pulka Media Aboriginal Corporation and Voice of the Avon in WA, Radio Skid Row, 2AIR FM and 2MCR in NSW, Radio Adelaide, 5BBB and Radio Alexandrina in SA, Coast FM, Sunshine FM, Rainbow FM, Gin Gin’s Own and Fraser Coast FM in QLD, as well as 3WAY-FM, Southern FM, 94.7 The Pulse, Radio Murrindindi and Hot FM in VIC. 

Forevr are charting at #10 in the Amrap Metro Chart with ‘Columbus’. Watch the official video for ‘Columbus’ as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including 4ZZZ Brisbane, as well as FBi Radio and 2GLF in NSW. The charting track, which is the first single taken from Forevr’s Classics album, was featured in FBi Radio’s New Music List and 4ZZZ’s Top 20, with additional spins from HFM in WA, as well as Three D Radio in SA.

P.C & The Biffs take out #10 in the Amrap Regional Chart with ‘Down The Road’. Listen to the audio for the charting track as featured via Amrap Pages on station websites including Yass FM in NSW, 3MDR in VIC, Harvey Community Radio in WA, as well as 4ZZZ, Fraser Coast FM and Noosa FM in QLD. ‘Down The Road’ has amassed airplay from 5 Triple Z in SA, 2CHR FM, Yass FM, Nambucca Valley Radio in NSW, Noosa FM, Cairns FM, Gin Gins Own, 4ZZZ, Fraser Coast FM in QLD, Radio Mama FM, Voice of the Avon FM, Tjuma Pulka Media Aboriginal Corporation, Albany Community Radio, Harvey Community Radio in WA, as well as 3WAY FM, 3UGE FM, 3WBC, 3HOT, Seymour FM, 99.9 Voice FM in VIC.

See the full Amrap Charts at www.airit.org.au

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