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

No Secrets

Carly Simon
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 71
2 Last Week: 3

The World Is A Ghetto

War
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 68
3 Last Week: 2

Rhymes & Reasons

Carole King
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 31
6 Last Week: 5

Living With The Past

Jethro Tull
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
8 Last Week: 10

Hot August Night

Neil Diamond
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 78
9 Last Week: 9

Homecoming

America
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 32
10 Last Week: 6

Seventh Sojourn

The Moody Blues
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
11 Last Week: 8

Catch Bull At Four

Cat Stevens
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 48
13 Last Week: 16

For The Roses

Joni Mitchell
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 28
14 Last Week: 15

Lady Sings The Blues

Soundtrack
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 54
15 Last Week: 27

More Hot Rocks (Big Hits & Fazed Cookies)

The Rolling Stones
Last Week 27
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 29
17 Last Week: 19

Loggins And Messina

Loggins & Messina
Last Week 19
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 61
20 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
22 Last Week: 14

Rocky Mountain High

John Denver
Last Week 14
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 53
23 Last Week: 20

Caravanserai

Santana
Last Week 20
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 32
24 Last Week: 25

Europe '72

Grateful Dead
Last Week 25
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 24
25 Last Week: 29

Trouble Man

Marvin Gaye
Last Week 29
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 21
26 Last Week: 24

Live Concert At The Forum

Barbra Streisand
Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 27
28 Last Week: 22

Burning Love And Hits From His Movies, Volume 2

Elvis Presley
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 25
29 Last Week: 28

Guitar Man

Bread
Last Week 28
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 29
30 Last Week: 39

An Anthology

Duane Allman
Last Week 39
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 26
31 Last Week: 32

My Best To You

Donny Osmond
Last Week 32
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 20
32 Last Week: 33

The Magician's Birthday

Uriah Heep
Last Week 33
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 22
33 Last Week: 26

All Directions

The Temptations
Last Week 26
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 44
34 Last Week: 30

Joe Cocker

Joe Cocker
Last Week 30
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 21
35 Last Week: 37

Garden Party

Rick Nelson And The Stone Canyon Band

Last Week 37
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 18
36 Last Week: 38

Fresh

Raspberries

Last Week 38
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 16
37 Last Week: 34

Days Of Future Past

The Moody Blues
Last Week 34
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 106
39 Last Week: 36

Close To The Edge

Yes
Last Week 36
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 32
40 Last Week: 41

Round 2: The Stylistics

The Stylistics
Last Week 41
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 38
41 Last Week: 44

The Partridge Family Notebook

The Partridge Family
Last Week 44
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 16
42 Last Week: 40

Of A Simple Man

Lobo
Last Week 40
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 31
43 Last Week: 50

Don McLean

Don McLean
Last Week 50
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 19
46 Last Week: 49

Journey Through The Past

Neil Young
Last Week 49
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 21
47 Last Week: 73

Green Is Blues

Al Green
Last Week 73
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 28
49 Last Week: 48

Class Clown

George Carlin
Last Week 48
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 35
50 Last Week: 52

Rock & Roll Music To The World

Ten Years After
Last Week 52
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 25
51 Last Week: 45

Keeper Of The Castle

Four Tops

Last Week 45
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 31
52 Last Week: 55

War Heroes

Jimi Hendrix
Last Week 55
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 18
54 Last Week: 53

Never A Dull Moment

Rod Stewart
Last Week 53
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 36
56 Last Week: 59

The Lady's Not For Sale

Rita Coolidge
Last Week 59
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 24
57 Last Week: 60
Last Week 60
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 20
59 Last Week: 66

Anthology

The Steve Miller Band

Last Week 66
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 39
60 Last Week: 63

The London Chuck Berry Sessions

Chuck Berry
Last Week 63
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 47
61 Last Week: 79

Can't Buy A Thrill

Steely Dan
Last Week 79
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 59
62 Last Week: 61
Last Week 61
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 111
63 Last Week: 58
Last Week 58
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 41
64 Last Week: 67

Understanding

Bobby Womack
Last Week 67
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 48
65 Last Week: 62

Seven Separate Fools

Three Dog Night
Last Week 62
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 40
66 Last Week: 51

Crazy Horses

The Osmonds
Last Week 51
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 22
68 Last Week: 70

Get On The Good Foot

James Brown
Last Week 70
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 17
69 Last Week: 80

They Only Come Out At Night

Edgar Winter
Last Week 80
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 80
71 Last Week: 72

Who Came First

Pete Townshend
Last Week 72
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 17
74 Last Week: 78

A Good Feelin' To Know

Poco
Last Week 78
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 20
75 Last Week: 74

Rock Of Ages

The Band
Last Week 74
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 28
76 Last Week: 65

Rock Me Baby

David Cassidy
Last Week 65
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 17
78 Last Week: 81

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

David Bowie
Last Week 81
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 86
79 Last Week: 71

Stoneground Words

Melanie
Last Week 71
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 20
80 Last Week: 82

Man Of La Mancha

Soundtrack
Last Week 82
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 17
82 Last Week: 85

It Never Rains In Southern California

Albert Hammond
Last Week 85
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 15
83 Last Week: 151

Who Do We Think We Are!

Deep Purple
Last Week 151
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 49
84 Last Week: 87

L.A. Reggae

Johnny Rivers
Last Week 87
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 20
86 Last Week: 137

Double Gold

Neil Diamond
Last Week 137
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 21
87 Last Week: 75

Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes

Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes

Last Week 75
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 31
90 Last Week: 91

Jesus Was A Capricorn

Kris Kristofferson
Last Week 91
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 54
91 Last Week: 90

Willie Remembers..

Rare Earth
Last Week 90
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 20
92 Last Week: 109
Last Week 109
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 113
93 Last Week: 96

Music Is My Life

Billy Preston
Last Week 96
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 35
94 Last Week: 98

1957-1972

The Miracles
Last Week 98
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 16
95 Last Week: 100
Last Week 100
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 11
96 Last Week: 102

Fiddler On The Roof

Soundtrack
Last Week 102
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 90
97 Last Week: 101

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

Donna Fargo
Last Week 101
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 43
98 Last Week: 68

To Whom It May Concern

Bee Gees
Last Week 68
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 14
99 Last Week: 92

A Song For You

Carpenters
Last Week 92
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 41
100 Last Week: 77

Liza With A "Z"

Liza Minnelli
Last Week 77
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 23
102 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 30
103 Last Week: 76

Greatest Hits On Earth

The 5th Dimension
Last Week 76
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 24
106 Last Week: 104

"Live" - Full House

The J. Geils Band

Last Week 104
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 26
107 Last Week: 94
Last Week 94
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 35
110 Last Week: 95

The Chi-Lites Greatest Hits

The Chi-lites
Last Week 95
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 24
112 Last Week: 130

Why Can't We Live Together

Timmy Thomas
Last Week 130
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 15
113 Last Week: 122

Hurricane Smith

Hurricane Smith
Last Week 122
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 18
115 Last Week: 118

Will The Circle Be Unbroken

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Last Week 118
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 32
117 Last Week: --

Separate Ways

Elvis Presley
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 18
118 Last Week: 112

Still Bill

Bill Withers
Last Week 112
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 43
119 Last Week: 123

Bobby Vinton's All-Time Greatest Hits

Bobby Vinton
Last Week 123
Peak Position 119
Wks on Chart 16
120 Last Week: 124

The Best Of The Byrds (Greatest Hits, Volume II)

The Byrds
Last Week 124
Peak Position 114
Wks on Chart 13
121 Last Week: 125

Sloppy Seconds

Dr. Hook
Last Week 125
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 31
122 Last Week: 116

Demons And Wizards

Uriah Heep
Last Week 116
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 38
123 Last Week: 110

The Partridge Family At Home With Their Greatest Hits

The Partridge Family
Last Week 110
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 23
124 Last Week: 135

The Billie Holiday Story

Billie Holiday
Last Week 135
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 21
125 Last Week: 103

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

Luther Ingram
Last Week 103
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 21
126 Last Week: 126

Hobo's Lullabye

Arlo Guthrie
Last Week 126
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 38
127 Last Week: 108

Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me

Mac Davis
Last Week 108
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 44
128 Last Week: 149

Cymande

Cymande
Last Week 149
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 17
129 Last Week: 132

All In The Family - 2nd Album

Soundtrack
Last Week 132
Peak Position 129
Wks on Chart 8
130 Last Week: 136

Flash In The Can

Flash
Last Week 136
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 13
131 Last Week: 121

Carlos Santana & Buddy Miles! Live!

Carlos Santana & Buddy Miles

Last Week 121
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 33
132 Last Week: 113

Too Young

Donny Osmond
Last Week 113
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 30
133 Last Week: 129

The Supremes

The Supremes
Last Week 129
Peak Position 129
Wks on Chart 21
134 Last Week: 119

Gilbert O'Sullivan-Himself

Gilbert O'Sullivan
Last Week 119
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 29
135 Last Week: 147

Across 110th Street

Bobby Womack
Last Week 147
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 20
137 Last Week: 133

Son Of Schmilsson

Nilsson
Last Week 133
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 31
138 Last Week: 141

Exile On Main St.

The Rolling Stones
Last Week 141
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
139 Last Week: 105

(Purple Passages)

Deep Purple
Last Week 105
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 20
140 Last Week: 138

Whistle Rymes

John Entwistle
Last Week 138
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 13
141 Last Week: 127

Dos

Malo
Last Week 127
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 14
142 Last Week: 139

Charlie McCoy

Charlie Mccoy
Last Week 139
Peak Position 120
Wks on Chart 13
143 Last Week: 161
Last Week 161
Peak Position 129
Wks on Chart 10
144 Last Week: 114

The Slider

T. Rex
Last Week 114
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 24
145 Last Week: 128

Song Sung Blue

Johnny Mathis
Last Week 128
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 18
146 Last Week: --

Derek & The Dominos In Concert

Derek & The Dominos
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 21
147 Last Week: 186

Prelude

Deodato
Last Week 186
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
148 Last Week: 155

The Best Of Joe Simon

Joe Simon
Last Week 155
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 8
149 Last Week: 144

En Espanol

Vikki Carr
Last Week 144
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 25
150 Last Week: 154

Strange Fruit

Billie Holiday
Last Week 154
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 16
151 Last Week: 162

Artificial Paradise

The Guess Who
Last Week 162
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 12
152 Last Week: 134

Brother, Brother, Brother

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 134
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 33
153 Last Week: 159

Reminiscing

Lawrence Welk
Last Week 159
Peak Position 149
Wks on Chart 10
154 Last Week: 148

Glen Travis Campbell

Glen Campbell
Last Week 148
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 13
155 Last Week: 179

Moving Waves

Focus
Last Week 179
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 38
156 Last Week: 152

Chubby Checker's Greatest Hits

Chubby Checker
Last Week 152
Peak Position 152
Wks on Chart 10
157 Last Week: --

Dueling Banjos

Eric Weissberg & Steve Mandell

Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
158 Last Week: 167

Azteca

[Champagne]

Last Week 167
Peak Position 151
Wks on Chart 9
159 Last Week: 156

Baby I'm-A Want You

Bread
Last Week 156
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 56
160 Last Week: 146

Chuck Berry's Golden Decade

Chuck Berry
Last Week 146
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 20
161 Last Week: 142

Lost And Found

Humble Pie
Last Week 142
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 20
162 Last Week: 164

An Evening With Groucho

[Champagne]

Last Week 164
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 15
163 Last Week: 174

Last Days And Time

Earth, Wind & Fire
Last Week 174
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 25
164 Last Week: 145

Saint Dominic's Preview

Van Morrison
Last Week 145
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 28
165 Last Week: 170

Right-Off!

Hudson and Landry

Last Week 170
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 9
167 Last Week: 163

Life Goes On

Paul Williams
Last Week 163
Peak Position 159
Wks on Chart 14
168 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 12
169 Last Week: 150

Lynn Anderson's Greatest Hits

Lynn Anderson
Last Week 150
Peak Position 129
Wks on Chart 14
171 Last Week: 158

Eric Clapton At His Best

Eric Clapton
Last Week 158
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 17
172 Last Week: 175
Last Week 175
Peak Position 163
Wks on Chart 11
173 Last Week: 198

Freakin' At The Freakers Ball

Shel Silverstein
Last Week 198
Peak Position 155
Wks on Chart 8
174 Last Week: 172

History Of Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton
Last Week 172
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 42
175 Last Week: 177

Starting All Over Again

Mel And Tim

Last Week 177
Peak Position 175
Wks on Chart 7
176 Last Week: 140

Elvis As Recorded At Madison Square Garden

Elvis Presley
Last Week 140
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 34
177 Last Week: 180

Alone Again, Naturally

Esther Phillips
Last Week 180
Peak Position 177
Wks on Chart 8
178 Last Week: 165

The Eagles

Eagles
Last Week 165
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 49
179 Last Week: 160

Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway

Roberta Flack
Last Week 160
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 39
180 Last Week: 166

Old Dan's Records

Gordon Lightfoot
Last Week 166
Peak Position 95
Wks on Chart 12
182 Last Week: 171

Give It Up

Bonnie Raitt
Last Week 171
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 15
183 Last Week: 185

Machine Head

Deep Purple
Last Week 185
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 118
184 Last Week: 184

Free To Be...You And Me

Various Artists
Last Week 184
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 58
185 Last Week: 188

High On A Ridge Top

The Youngbloods
Last Week 188
Peak Position 185
Wks on Chart 10
186 Last Week: 176

On The Corner

Miles Davis
Last Week 176
Peak Position 156
Wks on Chart 11
187 Last Week: 178

Bulldog

Bulldog
Last Week 178
Peak Position 176
Wks on Chart 12
188 Last Week: --

Dancing In The Moonlight

King Harvest
Last Week --
Peak Position 136
Wks on Chart 10
189 Last Week: 190

Electric Coffey

Dennis Coffey
Last Week 190
Peak Position 189
Wks on Chart 6
190 Last Week: 181

Can't You Hear The Song?

Wayne Newton
Last Week 181
Peak Position 164
Wks on Chart 11
191 Last Week: 183

Portrait Of Donny

Donny Osmond
Last Week 183
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 36
192 Last Week: 195

Sunny Days

Lighthouse
Last Week 195
Peak Position 190
Wks on Chart 9
193 Last Week: --

Rural Space

Brewer And Shipley

Last Week --
Peak Position 174
Wks on Chart 7
194 Last Week: 191

Clear Spot

[Champagne]

Last Week 191
Peak Position 191
Wks on Chart 7
195 Last Week: 194

The Incomparable Charley Pride

Charley Pride
Last Week 194
Peak Position 189
Wks on Chart 8
196 Last Week: 196

Slade Alive!

Slade
Last Week 196
Peak Position 158
Wks on Chart 11
197 Last Week: 193

Third Down, 110 To Go

Jesse Winchester
Last Week 193
Peak Position 193
Wks on Chart 5
198 Last Week: 200

Baby, Won't You Change Your Mind

Black Ivory
Last Week 200
Peak Position 188
Wks on Chart 9
199 Last Week: 199

The Joan Baez Ballad Book

Joan Baez
Last Week 199
Peak Position 188
Wks on Chart 7
200 Last Week: 153

Alone Again (Naturally)

Andy Williams
Last Week 153
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 18