1. Shemekia Copeland, Uncivil War, Alligator
  2. John Németh, Stronger Than Strong, Nola Blue
  3. Kim Wilson, Take Me Back! The Bigtone Sessions, M. C. Records
  4. Duke Robillard & Friends, Blues Bash!, Stony Plain
  5. Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite, 100 Years of Blues, Alligator
  6. Johnny Iguana, Johnny Iguana’s Chicago Spectacular!, Delmark
  7. Sonny Green, Found! One Soul Singer, Little Village Foundation
  8. Various Artists, A Gulf Coast Christmas, Gulf Coast
  9. Nora Jean Wallace, BluesWoman, Severn
  10. Catfish Keith, Blues at Midnight, Fish Tail
  11. Kid Ramos & Bob Corritore, Phoenix Blues Sessions, Southwest Musical Arts Foundation / VizzTone
  12. Ben Levin, Carryout or Delivery, VizzTone
  13. Big Harp George, Living in the City, Blues Mountain
  14. David Rotundo Band, So Much Trouble, Dreams We Share
  15. Bobby Rush, Rawer Than Raw, Deep Rush
  16. Kevin Burt, Stone Crazy, Gulf Coast
  17. Sugar Ray & the Bluetones feat. Little Charlie Baty, Too Far from the Bar,  Severn
  18. Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, Rise Up, Stony Plain
  19. Henry Gray & Bob Corritore, Henry Gray & Bob Corritore Sessions, Vol. 2:  Cold Chills,
    Southwest Musical Arts Foundation / VizzTone
  20. Erin Harpe, Meet Me in the Middle, VizzTone
  21. Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar, The Reckless One, Gypsy Soul Records
  22. Alastair Greene, The New World Blues, Whiskey Bayou Records
  23. Vanessa Collier, Heart on the Line, Phenix Fire
  24. AJ Crawdaddy, Steppin’ Out, Cave Man
  25. Dennis Jones, Soft Hard & Loud, Blue Rock