Top 89

Each year, WNKU asks our listeners to cast a vote for their favorite five CDs, to help us compile the year's Top 89 list and begin the countdown in the New Year!  Submissions are entered into a drawing and lucky listeners win CD grab bags and a chance for the grand prize.

Top 89 of 2010

Dec 8, 2010

Here they are! The top 89 CD's of 2010 as voted on by our listeners!

Top 89 of 2009

Dec 8, 2009

Here they are! The top 89 CD's of 2009 as voted on by our listeners!

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Top 89 of 2008

Dec 8, 2008
  1. Lucinda Williams: Little Honey
  2. James McMurtry: Just Us Kids
  3. My Morning Jacket: Evil Urges
  4. Buddy Guy: Skin Deep
  5. Rodney Crowell: Sex And Gasoline
  6. Old Crow Medicine Show: Tennessee Pusher
  7. Bob Dylan: Tell Tale Signs
  8. Susan Tedeschi: Back to the River
  9. The Pretenders: Break Up the Concrete
  10. The Hiders : Penny Harvest Field
  11. John Hiatt : Same Old Man
  12. Dar Williams : Promised Land
  13. Fleet Foxes : Fleet Foxes
  14. Kathleen Edwards: Asking For Flowers
  15. John Mellencamp : Life, Death,

Top 89 of 2007

Dec 7, 2007
  1. Over the Rhine: The Trumpet Child
  2. Robert Plant | Alison Krauss: Raising Sand
  3. Wilco: Sky Blue Sky
  4. Patty Griffin: Children Running Through
  5. Lucinda Williams:West
  6. Steve Earle:Washington Square Serenade
  7. Bruce Springsteen: Magic
  8. Joni Mitchell: Shine
  9. Grace Potter & the Nocturnals:This Is Somewhere
  10. Lyle Lovett: It's Not Big It's Large
  11. Feist: The Reminder
  12. John Fogerty:Revival
  13. Levon Helm:Dirt Farmer
  14. Ryan Adams: Easy Tiger
  15. Brandi Carlile: The Story
  16. Mark Knopfl

Top 89 of 2006

Dec 7, 2006
  1. Bob Dylan: Modern Times
  2. Mark Knopfler & Emmylou Harris: All The Roadrunning
  3. Rosanne Cash: Black Cadillac
  4. Neil Young: Living With War
  5. Dixie Chicks: Taking The Long Way
  6. Old Crow Medicine Show: Big Iron World
  7. J.J.