Over 500 college and non-commercial stations reported their top played albums for 48 weeks. And here they are: the albums that have ruled the roosts on the CMJ charts since January. To see who mowed down Hip-Hip, RPM, Loud Rock, New World, Jazz and more, see the magazine to the left.

This Year

TY
WKS
ARTIST & TITLE
LABEL
1 26 DECEMBERISTS The King Is Dead Capitol
2 27 FLEET FOXES Helplessness Blues Sub Pop
3 24 BON IVER Bon Iver Jagjaguwar
4 20 IRON AND WINE Kiss Each Other Clean Warner Bros.
5 8 M83 Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming Mute
6 12 WILCO The Whole Love Anti
7 25 Cults Cults In The Name Of
8 22 WASHED OUT Within And Without Sub Pop
9 25 TV ON THE RADIO Nine Types Of Light Interscope
10 19 BLACK LIPS Arabia Mountain Vice

This Week

TW
LW
ARTIST & TITLE
LABEL
1 1 M83 Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming Mute
2 3 TOM WAITS Bad As Me Anti
3 2 REAL ESTATE Days Domino
4 6 THEE OH SEES Carrion Crawler/The Dream [EP] In The Red
5 4 ATLAS SOUND Parallax 4AD