The Roots Music Report's
Top Contemporary Bluegrass Album Chart
for the Year of 2017

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Laws of Gravity
by: The Infamous Stringdusters

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In the Ground
by: The Gibson Brothers

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Label: Rounder
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Bidin' My Time
by: Chris Hillman

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Label: Rounder
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Faster & Farther
by: Darin & Brooke Aldridge

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Label: Mountain Home
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Mayhayley's House
by: The Lonesome River Band

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Label: Mountain Home
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Hillbilly Heroes
by: Hammertowne

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Nightbird
by: The Bankesters

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Label: Compass
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Chapter 3
by: Lawson & Williams

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Label: Mountain Home
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Fiddler's Dream
by: Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper

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Label: Compass
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Before Breakfast
by: The Grascals

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Label: Mountain Home
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Original
by: Bobby Osborne

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Label: Compass
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12
“The Long-Awaited Album”
by: Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers

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Label: Rounder
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Life is a Story
by: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

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Label: Mountain Home
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The Road That Winds
by: Audie Blaylock and Redline

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Label: Patuxent
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Where I Came from
by: Nothin' Fancy

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Rise
by: Molly Tuttle

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Label: Self-Release
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Vagabonds
by: Nu-Blu

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Label: Voxhall
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Breakin' Easy
by: Donna Ulisse

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Label: Mountain Home
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Colors
by: The Farm Hands Bluegrass Quartet

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Label: Pinecastle
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North by South
by: Claire Lynch

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Label: Compass
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Rented Room on Broadway
by: Wildfire

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Label: Pinecastle
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Deep Water
by: Amanda Cook

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Old Salt Union
by: Old Salt Union

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Label: Compass
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Playing Hard to Forget
by: ClayBank

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Label: Rural Rhythm
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Coming Home
by: O'Connor Band

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Label: Rounder
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On That Other Green Shore
by: John Reischman & The Jaybirds

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Label: Corvus
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Rollin' on
by: Lou Reid & Carolina

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Label: KMA
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Deep Waters
by: The Lonely Heartstring Band

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Label: Rounder
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Patriots and Poets
by: Dailey & Vincent

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Label: Dreamlined
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Harlan Road
by: NewTown

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Label: Mountain Home
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Take Five
by: Ned Luberecki

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Label: Self-Release
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Poor Boy's Pleasure
by: Junior Sisk

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Playing It Forward
by: The Savage Hearts

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Foxhounds & Fiddles
by: Flashback

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Label: Pinecastle
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Echo in the Valley
by: Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn

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Label: Rounder
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To Whom It May Concern
by: Billy Droze

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Label: Rural Rhythm
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Drifter
by: Volume Five

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Long I Ride
by: Special Consensus

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Label: Compass
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Bridging the Tradition
by: The Lonesome River Band

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Label: Mountain Home
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Crazy if You Let It
by: Thomm Jutz

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Sister Sadie
by: Sister Sadie

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Label: Pinecastle
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The More I Learn
by: Bryan Sutton

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Label: Sugar Hill
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Dale Ann Bradley
by: Dale Ann Bradley

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Label: Pinecastle
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Warning Signs
by: Breaking Grass

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Curtis Wright
by: Curtis Wright

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Label: Voxhall
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The Life We Know
by: Snyder Family Band

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Label: Mountain Home
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The Price Sisters
by: The Price Sisters

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Label: Rebel
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I Sang the Song (Life of the Voice with a Heart)
by: Mac Wiseman

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Label: Mountain Fever
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And then There's This...
by: The Grascals

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Label: Mountain Home
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Raining in Baltimore
by: Kim Robins

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Label: Pinecastle
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Give Me Jesus
by: Larry Cordle

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Label: MightyCord
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These Hills
by: Irene Kelley

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Label: Mountain Fever
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It's a Good Feeling
by: Nothin' Fancy

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Front Porch Philosophy
by: Jerry Salley

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Label: Very Jerry
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Heidi & Ryan
by: Heidi & Ryan

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Onwards
by: Mile Twelve

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Label: Delores The Taurus
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Familiar with the Ground
by: The Boxcars

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Label: Mountain Home
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Never Standing Still
by: Shannon & Heather Slaughter

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All I Ever Wanted
by: The Kevin Prater Band

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Label: Patuxent Music
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Part of Me
by: Kristy Cox

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Label: Pisgah Ridge
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Rob Benzing
by: Rob Benzing

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Label: Patuxent Music
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Dig in the Dirt
by: The Farm Hands Bluegrass Quartet

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Label: Pinecastle
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Brothers and Heroes
by: Feller & Hill

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Label: Sony
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Here I Am
by: Rebekah Long

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Label: Luk
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Family, Friends & Heroes
by: Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen

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Label: Compass
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Earth & Wood
by: Tyler Grant

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Label: Grant Central
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Bluegrass Outlaws
by: Bluegrass Outlaws

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Burn Another Candle
by: Jenni Lyn

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Small Town Life
by: Summer Brooke & Mountain Faith

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Runaway Train
by: Flatt Lonesome

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Label: Mountain Home
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Small Town Heroes
by: Valerie Smith and Liberty Pike

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Label: Bell Buckle
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Midnight & Dawn
by: Deer Creek Boys

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Label: Mountain Fever
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All Grassed Up
by: Eddy Raven

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Label: Pinecastle
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A Distant Horizon
by: Jeff Brown and Still Lonesome

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Label: Union House
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Spirits in the Hills
by: Wilson Banjo Co.

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Label: Pinecastle
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Red Grass
by: Ilya Toshinskiy

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Label: Hadley Music Group
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Southern Crescent
by: Town Mountain

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Weary River
by: Danny Paisley & The Southern Grass

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Label: Patuxent Music
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Young Heart, Old Soul
by: The Garrett Newton Band

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Label: Pinecastle
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Spirit to the Sea
by: Trout Steak Revival

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81
Crêpe Paper Heart
by: Becky Buller

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Label: Dark Shadow
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82
The Country Blues
by: Rob Ickes

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Label: Compass
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83
By Request
by: Cedar Hill

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Foxhounds
by: Kathy Kallick Band

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Label: Live Oak
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Section House
by: Section House

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Label: Mountain Fever Records
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86
Bluegrass Fiddler
by: Corrina Rose Logston

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Label: Patuxent Music
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Miles Between
by: Unspoken Tradition

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The Mind of a Traveler
by: Flat River Band

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Label: EBR
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All the Rage, Vol. One
by: Rhonda Vincent

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Label: Upper Management
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Mike Bentley & Cumberland Gap Connection
by: Mike Bentley & Cumberland Gap Connection

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Label: Union House
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Della Mae
by: Della Mae

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Label: Rounder
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Georgia Maple
by: Edgar Loudermilk

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Label: Pinecastle
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Next New Heartbreak
by: Brad Hudson

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Label: Pinecastle
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Rhyme & Season
by: James Reams & The Barnstormers

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Label: Mountain Redbird
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Favorites
by: Doug Flowers

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Label: Discmakers
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Jump in
by: The Railsplitters

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Hogan's House of Music
by: Ron Block

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Label: Universal
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By Any Other Name
by: Nothin' Fancy

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Label: Mountain Fever
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Ladies & Gentlemen
by: The Infamous Stringdusters

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Label: Compass
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Gospel from My Grassroots
by: Jerry Salley

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Label: Very Jerry Records
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