2016: The Year in Charts

Billboard 200

Billboard 200

Sales Data 1
Streaming Data 2

This week's most popular albums across all genres, ranked by album sales, audio on-demand streaming activity and digital sales of tracks from albums as compiled by Nielsen Music.

1 Last Week: 1
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
2 Last Week: 2
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 35
3 Last Week: 3

Days Of Future Past

The Moody Blues
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 106
4 Last Week: 4

Never A Dull Moment

Rod Stewart
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 36
6 Last Week: 8

All Directions

The Temptations
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 44
7 Last Week: 10

Rock Of Ages

The Band
Last Week 10
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 28
8 Last Week: 9

The London Chuck Berry Sessions

Chuck Berry
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 47
12 Last Week: 12

Seven Separate Fools

Three Dog Night
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 40
13 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 111
14 Last Week: 16

Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me

Mac Davis
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 44
16 Last Week: 22

Greatest Hits On Earth

The 5th Dimension
Last Week 22
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 24
17 Last Week: 21

Close To The Edge

Yes
Last Week 21
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 32
18 Last Week: 18

Saint Dominic's Preview

Van Morrison
Last Week 18
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 28
19 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 41
20 Last Week: 25

The Slider

T. Rex
Last Week 25
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 24
21 Last Week: 42

Catch Bull At Four

Cat Stevens
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 48
22 Last Week: 27

The Partridge Family At Home With Their Greatest Hits

The Partridge Family
Last Week 27
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 23
23 Last Week: 24

Demons And Wizards

Uriah Heep
Last Week 24
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 38
24 Last Week: 17

Gilbert O'Sullivan-Himself

Gilbert O'Sullivan
Last Week 17
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 29
26 Last Week: 23

Still Bill

Bill Withers
Last Week 23
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 43
27 Last Week: 26

Long John Silver

Jefferson Airplane
Last Week 26
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 21
28 Last Week: 19

Elvis As Recorded At Madison Square Garden

Elvis Presley
Last Week 19
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 34
31 Last Week: 38

Liza With A "Z"

Liza Minnelli
Last Week 38
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 23
32 Last Week: 20

Too Young

Donny Osmond
Last Week 20
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 30
34 Last Week: 29

Brother, Brother, Brother

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 33
36 Last Week: 44

Class Clown

George Carlin
Last Week 44
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 35
37 Last Week: 37

A Song For You

Carpenters
Last Week 37
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 41
39 Last Week: 32

Carlos Santana & Buddy Miles! Live!

Carlos Santana & Buddy Miles

Last Week 32
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 33
40 Last Week: 31

Son Of Schmilsson

Nilsson
Last Week 31
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 31
42 Last Week: 35
Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
43 Last Week: 41

Live At The Paramount (Seattle)

The Guess Who
Last Week 41
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 21
45 Last Week: 45

Understanding

Bobby Womack
Last Week 45
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 48
46 Last Week: 46

Flying High Together

The Miracles
Last Week 46
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 22
48 Last Week: 43

Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway

Roberta Flack
Last Week 43
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 39
49 Last Week: 54

Lookin' Through The Windows

The Jackson 5
Last Week 54
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 33
50 Last Week: 50

Nature Planned It

Four Tops

Last Week 50
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 28
51 Last Week: 53

Raspberries

Raspberries

Last Week 53
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 30
52 Last Week: 56

Hobo's Lullabye

Arlo Guthrie
Last Week 56
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 38
54 Last Week: 62

Rocky Mountain High

John Denver
Last Week 62
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 53
55 Last Week: 65

Lost And Found

Humble Pie
Last Week 65
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 20
56 Last Week: 58

A Lonely Man

The Chi-lites
Last Week 58
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 36
57 Last Week: 52

Foxy Lady

Cher
Last Week 52
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 22
58 Last Week: 49

The Osmonds "Live"

The Osmonds
Last Week 49
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 29
59 Last Week: 57

Distant Light

The Hollies
Last Week 57
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 21
60 Last Week: 60

Flash

Flash
Last Week 60
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 29
61 Last Week: 61

Exile On Main St.

The Rolling Stones
Last Week 61
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
62 Last Week: 79

Crazy Horses

The Osmonds
Last Week 79
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 22
63 Last Week: 66

There It Is

James Brown
Last Week 66
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 21
64 Last Week: 59

Portrait Of Donny

Donny Osmond
Last Week 59
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 36
66 Last Week: 64

Amazing Grace

Aretha Franklin & James Cleveland

Last Week 64
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 23
67 Last Week: 67

History Of Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton
Last Week 67
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 42
72 Last Week: 72

The Happiest Girl In The Whole U.S.A.

Donna Fargo
Last Week 72
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 43
73 Last Week: 94

If Loving You Is Wrong I Don't Want To Be Right

Luther Ingram
Last Week 94
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 21
74 Last Week: 89

Everybody's In Show-Biz

The Kinks
Last Week 89
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 14
75 Last Week: 88

Guess Who

B.B. King
Last Week 88
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 20
76 Last Week: 76

Donny Hathaway Live

Donny Hathaway
Last Week 76
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 38
77 Last Week: 74

Godspell

Original Cast Recording

Last Week 74
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 79
78 Last Week: 78

The Eagles

Eagles
Last Week 78
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 49
79 Last Week: 90

Richie Havens On Stage

Richie Havens
Last Week 90
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 18
81 Last Week: 70

Motorcycle Mama

Sailcat
Last Week 70
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 14
82 Last Week: 73

The Godfather

Soundtrack
Last Week 73
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 35
85 Last Week: 87

Passin' Thru

The James Gang
Last Week 87
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 15
86 Last Week: 51

All Together Now

Argent
Last Week 51
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 23
88 Last Week: 86

Teaser And The Firecat

Cat Stevens
Last Week 86
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 67
89 Last Week: 114

Rock & Roll Music To The World

Ten Years After
Last Week 114
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 25
90 Last Week: 110

(Purple Passages)

Deep Purple
Last Week 110
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 20
92 Last Week: 85

Joplin In Concert

Janis Joplin
Last Week 85
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 27
93 Last Week: 96

Baby I'm-A Want You

Bread
Last Week 96
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 56
94 Last Week: 95

Hot Licks, Cold Steel & Truckers Favorites

Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen

Last Week 95
Peak Position 94
Wks on Chart 13
95 Last Week: 99

Cher Superpak, Vol. II

Cher
Last Week 99
Peak Position 95
Wks on Chart 9
96 Last Week: 115
Last Week 115
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 16
99 Last Week: 125

Alone Again (Naturally)

Andy Williams
Last Week 125
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 18
100 Last Week: 162

"Live" - Full House

The J. Geils Band

Last Week 162
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 26
101 Last Week: 71

Procol Harum Live In Concert with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

Procol Harum
Last Week 71
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 28
102 Last Week: 98

If An Angel Came To See You, Would You Make Her Feel At Home?

Black Oak Arkansas
Last Week 98
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 19
103 Last Week: 103

Smokin'

Humble Pie
Last Week 103
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 34
104 Last Week: 100

Music Of My Mind

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 100
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 35
105 Last Week: 108

Shaft's Big Score!

Soundtrack
Last Week 108
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 16
106 Last Week: 106

East Bay Grease

Tower Of Power
Last Week 106
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 12
107 Last Week: 102

Full Circle

The Doors
Last Week 102
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 15
108 Last Week: 112

Rory Gallagher/Live!

Rory Gallagher
Last Week 112
Peak Position 101
Wks on Chart 15
109 Last Week: 101
Last Week 101
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 30
110 Last Week: 128

Eric Clapton At His Best

Eric Clapton
Last Week 128
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 17
111 Last Week: 113

Roy Buchanan

Roy Buchanan
Last Week 113
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 12
113 Last Week: 105

Nice To Be With You

Gallery
Last Week 105
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 15
114 Last Week: 119

Tyrannosaurus Rex (A Beginning)

T. Rex
Last Week 119
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 12
115 Last Week: 104
Last Week 104
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 54
116 Last Week: 107

America

America
Last Week 107
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
117 Last Week: 118

En Espanol

Vikki Carr
Last Week 118
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 25
119 Last Week: 154

The Chi-Lites Greatest Hits

The Chi-lites
Last Week 154
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 24
120 Last Week: 116

A Sunshiny Day With Charley Pride

Charley Pride
Last Week 116
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 15
121 Last Week: 156

Chuck Berry's Golden Decade

Chuck Berry
Last Week 156
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 20
122 Last Week: 111

Upendo Ni Pamoja

Ramsey Lewis
Last Week 111
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 21
123 Last Week: 123

The Two Of Us

Sonny & Cher
Last Week 123
Peak Position 122
Wks on Chart 12
124 Last Week: 80

Daddy Don't You Walk So Fast

Wayne Newton
Last Week 80
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 21
125 Last Week: 140

Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes

Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes

Last Week 140
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 31
126 Last Week: 82

Rare Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix
Last Week 82
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 11
128 Last Week: 129

Fiddler On The Roof

Soundtrack
Last Week 129
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 90
129 Last Week: 146

Of A Simple Man

Lobo
Last Week 146
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 31
130 Last Week: 122

The Spice Of Life

Jerry Butler
Last Week 122
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 24
131 Last Week: 120

Come From The Shadows

Joan Baez
Last Week 120
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 24
132 Last Week: 124

I'll Make You Music

Beverly Bremers
Last Week 124
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 8
133 Last Week: 138

Bloodrock Passage

Bloodrock
Last Week 138
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 14
134 Last Week: 121

Close Up

Tom Jones
Last Week 121
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 20
135 Last Week: 132

Cheech And Chong

Cheech & Chong
Last Week 132
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 64
136 Last Week: 155

Song Sung Blue

Johnny Mathis
Last Week 155
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 18
137 Last Week: 139

Radio Dinner

National Lampoon
Last Week 139
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 12
138 Last Week: 143

Foghat

Foghat
Last Week 143
Peak Position 127
Wks on Chart 22
139 Last Week: 144

The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars

David Bowie
Last Week 144
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 86
140 Last Week: 134

Captain Beyond

Captain Beyond
Last Week 134
Peak Position 134
Wks on Chart 12
141 Last Week: 147

My Time

Boz Scaggs
Last Week 147
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 9
142 Last Week: 127
Last Week 127
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 20
143 Last Week: 136

I Wrote A Simple Song

Billy Preston
Last Week 136
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 38
144 Last Week: 131

Bealtitude: Respect Yourself

The Staple Singers
Last Week 131
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 37
145 Last Week: 145

The Best Of The Best Of Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard
Last Week 145
Peak Position 137
Wks on Chart 9
146 Last Week: 133

Jeff Beck Group

Jeff Beck
Last Week 133
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 26
147 Last Week: 135

Bloodrock Live

Bloodrock
Last Week 135
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 22
148 Last Week: 151

Cabaret

Soundtrack
Last Week 151
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 72
150 Last Week: 158

Popcorn

Hot Butter
Last Week 158
Peak Position 137
Wks on Chart 7
151 Last Week: 153

Made In England

[Champagne]

Last Week 153
Peak Position 149
Wks on Chart 8
152 Last Week: 159

I'll Play The Blues For You

Albert King
Last Week 159
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 8
153 Last Week: 168

Beautiful Sunday

Daniel Boone
Last Week 168
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 9
154 Last Week: 160

Chi Coltrane

Chi Coltrane
Last Week 160
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 10
155 Last Week: 141

Looking Glass

Looking Glass
Last Week 141
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 18
156 Last Week: 137

Sealed With A Kiss

Bobby Vinton
Last Week 137
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 14
157 Last Week: 117

Fillmore: The Last Days

Various Artists
Last Week 117
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 16
158 Last Week: 149

Mark, Don & Mel 1969-71

Grand Funk Railroad
Last Week 149
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 27
159 Last Week: 166

Extrapolation

John McLaughlin
Last Week 166
Peak Position 152
Wks on Chart 6
160 Last Week: 157

Madman Across The Water

Elton John
Last Week 157
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 51
161 Last Week: --

Heads

O
Last Week --
Peak Position 125
Wks on Chart 8
162 Last Week: --

Heavy Cream

Cream
Last Week --
Peak Position 135
Wks on Chart 10
163 Last Week: --

Diamonds In The Rough

John Prine
Last Week --
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 10
164 Last Week: 164

Loving You Just Crossed My Mind

Sam Neely
Last Week 164
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 11
165 Last Week: 167

Geronimo's Cadillac

Michael Murphey
Last Week 167
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 9
166 Last Week: 165

Al Green

Al Green
Last Week 165
Peak Position 162
Wks on Chart 9
167 Last Week: --

Moving On

John Mayall
Last Week --
Peak Position 116
Wks on Chart 11
168 Last Week: 148

Colors Of The Day/The Best Of Judy Collins

Judy Collins
Last Week 148
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 24
169 Last Week: 174

Portrait Of Sammy Davis, Jr.

Sammy Davis Jr.

Last Week 174
Peak Position 128
Wks on Chart 15
170 Last Week: --

'Ot 'N' Sweaty

[Champagne]

Last Week --
Peak Position 162
Wks on Chart 5
171 Last Week: 172

Ray Price's All-Time Greatest Hits

Ray Price
Last Week 172
Peak Position 165
Wks on Chart 10
172 Last Week: 177

Slade Alive!

Slade
Last Week 177
Peak Position 158
Wks on Chart 11
173 Last Week: 173

Ambush

[Champagne]

Last Week 173
Peak Position 171
Wks on Chart 8
174 Last Week: 175

Millie Jackson

Millie Jackson
Last Week 175
Peak Position 166
Wks on Chart 11
175 Last Week: 198
Last Week 198
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 14
176 Last Week: 176

Johnny Cash: America (A 200-Year Salute In Story And Song)

Johnny Cash
Last Week 176
Peak Position 176
Wks on Chart 7
177 Last Week: 179

Wind Of Change

Peter Frampton
Last Week 179
Peak Position 177
Wks on Chart 6
179 Last Week: 184

The Joey Heatherton Album

Joey Heatherton
Last Week 184
Peak Position 154
Wks on Chart 13
180 Last Week: 186

Tony Bennett's All-Time Greatest Hits

Tony Bennett
Last Week 186
Peak Position 175
Wks on Chart 7
181 Last Week: 182

Talk To The People

Les McCann
Last Week 182
Peak Position 181
Wks on Chart 6
182 Last Week: 190

A Song Or Two

Cashman & West
Last Week 190
Peak Position 168
Wks on Chart 8
183 Last Week: 188

In A Broken Dream

Python Lee Jackson
Last Week 188
Peak Position 182
Wks on Chart 6
184 Last Week: 185

Like A Seed

Kenny Rankin
Last Week 185
Peak Position 184
Wks on Chart 8
185 Last Week: 193

Give It Up

Bonnie Raitt
Last Week 193
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 15
186 Last Week: 178

Quiet Fire

Roberta Flack
Last Week 178
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 48
187 Last Week: 183

Individually & Collectively

The 5th Dimension
Last Week 183
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 32
188 Last Week: 189
Last Week 189
Peak Position 186
Wks on Chart 7
189 Last Week: 191

Barnstorm

Joe Walsh
Last Week 191
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 29
190 Last Week: --

Solomon's Seal

[Champagne]

Last Week --
Peak Position 184
Wks on Chart 4
191 Last Week: 199

A Night On The Town

Brownsville Station
Last Week 199
Peak Position 190
Wks on Chart 5
192 Last Week: 192

Alone Again (Naturally)

Ray Conniff
Last Week 192
Peak Position 180
Wks on Chart 10
193 Last Week: 196

Rolling Thunder

Mickey Hart
Last Week 196
Peak Position 190
Wks on Chart 4
194 Last Week: 181

Machine Head

Deep Purple
Last Week 181
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 118
195 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 186
Wks on Chart 8
196 Last Week: --

Bandstand

The Family
Last Week --
Peak Position 183
Wks on Chart 5
197 Last Week: --

Sniper and Other Love Songs

Harry Chapin
Last Week --
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 8
198 Last Week: --

Waterfall

If
Last Week --
Peak Position 195
Wks on Chart 4
199 Last Week: --

Batdorf & Rodney

Batdorf & Rodney
Last Week --
Peak Position 185
Wks on Chart 7
200 Last Week: 200

Three Friends

Gentle Giant
Last Week 200
Peak Position 197
Wks on Chart 5