Wash House Ting by California-bred, Hawaii-based reggae singer J Boog tops the Billboard Reggae Album Chart for a second week. Last week, the set moved 2.291 copies in its first week.
J Boog has reasons to celebrate as his EP Rose Petals has been nominated in the Best Reggae Album category of the 59th Grammy Awards.
Debuting at number two is Leaves in the Pool, the sixth studio effort from another California group, The Holdup. This is the group’s second entry on the chart. They reached number two in 2011 with Still Gold.
Leaves in the Pool, released on the Holdup label, contains 16 tracks including Neigbourhood, Imperfections, Spoken For and 10 Karats.
Former chart-topper, Live at Red Rocks by Rebelution moves up to number three. The group’s Grammy-nominated
Falling into Place falls to number four.
The Frightnrs jump up five places to number five with Nothing More to Say, while the VP Records Strictly the Best -Volume 54 compilation series falls to number six.
Set in Stone by Stick Figure is down to number seven, while slipping one spot down to number eight is Volume 55 in the
Strictly the Best series.
Last week’s number two entry, Release the Bond (EP) by Matisyahu is down to number nine, and Stephen Marley’s Revelation Part II: The Fruit of Life rises two spots to re-enter at 10.