Thursday, January 5, 2017

#1 Jazz Albums of 1977: Side-by-Side Charts


Painstakingly compiled from primary sources and presented here for purposes of comparison (and because I was curious and am mildly addicted to chart data).

Week Billboard Cash BoxRecord World
Jan 1 Breezin'
George Benson
Breezin'
George Benson
Breezin'
George Benson
Jan 8
Jan 15
Jan 22A Secret Place
Grover Washington, Jr.
Jan 29 A Secret Place
Grover Washington, Jr.
A Secret Place
Grover Washington, Jr.
Feb 5
Feb 12
Feb 19 In Flight
George Benson
In Flight
George Benson
Feb 26In Flight
George Benson
Mar 5
Mar 12
Mar 19
Mar 26
Apr 2
Apr 9
Apr 16 Heavy Weather
Weather Report
Apr 23 In Flight
George Benson
Apr 30 Heavy Weather
Weather Report
May 7
May 14
May 21Heavy Weather
Weather Report
May 28Heavy Weather
Weather Report
June 4
June 11 Conquistador
Maynard Ferguson
Friends and Strangers
Ronnie Laws
June 18 Heavy Weather
Weather Report
June 25 In Flight
George Benson
Free as the Wind
The Crusaders
Free as the Wind
The Crusaders
July 2
July 9Free as the Wind
The Crusaders
July 16
July 23Lifestyle (Living and Loving)
John Klemmer
July 30Free as the Wind
The Crusaders
Aug 6
Aug 13
Aug 20
Aug 27
Sept 3
Sept 10Lifeline
Roy Ayers Ubiquity
Sept 17
Sept 24
Oct 1
Oct 8Nightwings
Stanley Turrentine
Oct 15
Oct 22Nightwings
Stanley Turrentine
Engimatic Ocean
Jean-Luc Ponty
Oct 29 Engimatic Ocean
Jean-Luc Ponty
Nov 5
Nov 12Reach for It
George Duke
Nov 19
Nov 26 Enigmatic Ocean
Jean-Luc Ponty
Feels So Good
Chuck Mangione
Dec 3 Reach for It
George Duke
Dec 10Feels So Good
Chuck Mangione
Dec 17 Heads
Bob James
Dec 24
Dec 31
Week Billboard Cash BoxRecord World

1 comment :

  1. Please post chart comparisons daily.
    Multiple times daily. Please.
    I need the fix, man.

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