The Roots Music Report's
Top Chicago Blues Album Chart
for the Year of 2019

Album Title Band/Artist Name Label
1Hail to the Kings!The Cash Box KingsAlligator
2Going Back HomeBenny Turner & Cash McCallNola Blue
3Roots and Branches: the Songs of Little WalterBilly Branch & The Sons of BluesAlligator
4Travelin' WomanMary LaneWomen of the Blues
5Chicago RamblerTomislav GolubanSpona
6Cool CatPaul OscherBlues Fidelity
7Johnny Burgin LiveJohnny BurginDelmark
8Willie Buck WayWillie BuckDelmark
9Lonely SoulGA-20Colemine
10If It Ain't Broke Don't Fix ItBreezy RodioDelmark
11Lie to MeJonny LangUMG
12Sugar Queen LIVESugar Queen and the Straight Blues BandMichele De Bruijn
13Seven Day BluesJohnny TuckerHighJohn
14I'm Gonna Play the Blues (Live)Magic Slim & the TeardropsWolf
15ColorsSugar BlueBeeble
16Sometimes the Blues Got MeBreezy RodioDelmark
17Chicago Here I ComeVivian Vance KellyWolf
18Nothin' Left to LoseKhalif Wailin WalterPepper Cake
19Cab Driving ManMississippi HeatDelmark
20Royal MintThe Cash Box KingsAlligator
21The Chicago WayToronzo CannonAlligator
22Every Day of Your LifeJimmy JohnsonDelmark
23I-94 BluesThe Cash Box KingsBlue Bella
24Magic KingdomThe Gordon Meier Blues ExperienceReverberockets
25ManifestoJoe Moss212 Records
26Tribute to Carey BellLurrie BellDelmark
27My Life (Twentieth Anniversary)Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin' Altar BoysNevermore
28Way Down InsideBig Head Blues ClubBig Records
29Country PreacherJimmy JohnsonUnknown
30Fast FingersJimmy DawkinsDelmark
31Times Have ChangedRonnie Baker BrooksProvogue
3220th Century Masters - the Millennium Collection: the Best of Etta JamesEtta JamesUnknown
33Open for BuusinessRic HarrisSelf
34Black MagicMagic SamDelmark
35Chicago: the Blues Legends Today!West Tone RecordsWest Tone
36UnknownEtta JamesUnknown
37Muddy Waters at Newport 1960Muddy WatersMCA Chess
38Ain't Gonna Worry About ItLittle Johnny ChristianBig Boy
39340 BluesSugar Queen and the Straight Blues BandSelf-Release
40John the Conquer RootToronzo CannonDelmark
41The Complete Chess RecordingsJimmy RogersMCA Chess
42His BestSonny Boy WilliamsonMCA
43UnknownNick MossUnknown
44Old SchoolKoko TaylorAlligator Records
45UnknownKoko TaylorUnknown
46AnthologyB.B. KingMCA
47Live at the RymanJonny LangConcord
48The Essential Sonny Boy WilliamnsonSonny Boy Williamson IIChess
49The Lost Session 1981King Biscuit BoyIndependant
50The Number 1 Blues AlbumLuther AllisonVerve
51Fabulous RhinestonesFabulous RhinestonesJust Sunshine
52Two CatsLinsey AlexanderDelmark
53A Dose of the BluesBig JamesJamot Music
54Damn Right I Got the BluesBuddy GuySilvertone
55Pacing the FloorBlue and Lonesome DuoEllerSoul
56Love CouponsTravis HaddixCDS
57Shake for MeLefty DizzBlues Reference
58Ain't Gonna Be Your DogHowlin' WolfChess
59Bad News is ComingLuther AllisonMotown
60Way Down InsideBig Head Todd & The MonstersBig
61Back to Chicago (feat. Steve Freund, Tad Robinson & Ken Saydak)Rockwell Avenue Blues BandDelmark
62Generic BluesMaurice John VaughnAlligator
63In the Shadow of the CityMaurice John VaughnAlligator
64Grown Ass WomanSharon Lewis & Texas FireDelmark
65The No Refund BandThe No Refund BandSelf Release
66GoldWillie Dixon & The Chicago Blues All StarsSelf
67Completely WellB.B. KingMCA
68UnknownBig Time SarahUnknown
69Live from Chicago! Bigger Than LifeBig Twist & the Mellow FellowsAlligator
70Chess BluesLittle WalterMCA
71Retrospectives: Trudy LynnTrudy LynnIchiban
72Killer DillerShirley JohnsonDelmark
73Blues - Southside ChicagoHomesick JamesDecca
74My Baby Loves MeJohnny DollarWolf
75The ChiefEddy ClearwaterRooster Records
76Chicago Blues Masters Vol.1Muddy WatersCapitol
77Chicago Blues from C.J. Records Vol.2Bobby DavisWolf
78UnknownJimmy JohnsonMCM Blues Records
79Skin DeepBuddy GuyZomba
80Lonesome HighwayBilly FlynnDelmark
81Second NatureCarey & Lurrie BellAlligator
82Holler & StompThe Cash Box KingsBlind Pig Records
83Lost TimeDave Alvin and Phil AlvinYep Roc
84What It Takes: the Chess YearsKoko TaylorUnknown
85Right Place, Wrong TimeOtis RushHightone
86Folk SingerMuddy WatersMCA Chess
87Fine CutsBig Walter HortonBlind Pig
88GolddiggerRonnie Baker BrooksWatchDog Records
89Little Walter - the Complete Chess Masters (1950-1967)Little WalterHip-o Select
90Genuine Houserockin' Christmas Shemekia CopelandAlligator
91Genuine Houserockin' Christmas Coco MontoyaAlligator
92West Side StrutEddy "The Chief" ClearwaterAlligator
93Bar Room PreacherJimmy JohnsonAlligator
94Blue YuleEddie C. CampbellRhino
95Seven Year ItchEtta JamesUnknown
96The Real Folk BluesSonny Boy WilliamsonUnknown
97Genuine Houserockin' ChristmasKoko TaylorAlligator
98UnknownShirley JohnsonUnknown
9920th Anniversary CollectionLiz MandevilleEarwig
10020th Anniversary CollectionJimmy DawkinsEarwig
10120th Anniversary CollectionWillie AndersonEarwig
10220th Anniversary CollectionAron BurtonEarwig
10320th Anniversary CollectionJohnny Yard Dog JonesEarwig
10420th Anniversary CollectionMad Dog Lester DavenportEarwig
105Blues ShockBilly Branch & The Sons of BluesBlind Pig
106Stickin' to My GunsEtta JamesUnknown
107The Blues SessionsTim WoodsEarwig Company
108Born & RaisedOmar ColemanDelmark
109UnknownBilly Boy ArnoldUnknown
110The Turning PointJohn MayallPolydor

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