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Poll Results: Listeners Pick The Best Music Of 2021

The Best Music of 2021

We asked listeners to vote from two lists, the top songs of 2021 and the top Wyoming albums of 2021, and we received an abundance of votes! Thanks to everyone who voted and thank you for listening to Wyoming Sounds.

Here are their picks for the best music of 2021:

Top Wyoming Albums

1. John Lowell – She's Leaving Cheyenne

2. Inland Isle – Time Has Changed Us

3. Ten Cent Stranger – When You Move On

4. Bob Lefevre and the Already Gone

5. J Shogren – Slow Bird Winter

6. Aaron Davis – Catalyst

7. Coyote Queen – It Takes A Steady Wind

8. Mantisgrove – Our World

9. Jackson 6 – Lowjacked

10. Kellen Smith – Rancher Blues

11. Gringos Ye Gremmies – The Band From Laramie

Top Songs

1. Robert Plant Alison Krauss – Can't Let Go

2. James McMurtry – Canola Fields

3. Sturgill Simpson – Juanita featuring Willie Nelson

4. Brandi Carlile – Right On Time

5. Adele – Easy On Me

6. Jon Baptiste – I Need You

7. Lord Huron – Mine Forever

8. Bela Fleck – Vertigo

9. Billy Strings – Fire Line

10. Kurt Ville – How Lucky ft. John Prine

11. Lake Street Dive – Know That I Know

12. Black Keys – Mellow Peaches

13. Greta Van Fleet – Heat Above

14. Michael Franti and Spearhead – Good Day For A Good Day

15. Jason Isbell – Driver 88 ft. John Paul White

16. Lukas Nelson – Perennial Bloom

17. War On Drugs – I Don't Live Here Anymore

18. Wallflowers – Roots and Wings

19. Heartless Bastards – How Low

20. Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen – Like I Used To

21. Band of Horses – Crutch

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Grady has taken a circuitous route from his hometown of Kansas City to Wyoming. Sometime after the London Bridge had fallen down, he moved to Arizona and attended Arizona State University and actually graduated from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff. ("He's a Lumberjack and he's OK……..!") He began his radio career in Prescott in 1982 and eventually returned to Kansas City where he continued in radio through the summer of 1991. Public Radio and the Commonwealth of Kentucky beckoned him to the bluegrass state where he worked as Operations/Program Manager at WKMS in Murray and WNKU in Highland Heights just across the Ohio from Cincinnati.