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: 4

Captain Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboy

Elton John
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
5 Last Week: 7

Between The Lines

Janis Ian
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 64
6 Last Week: 5

Cut The Cake

Average White Band

Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 24
8 Last Week: 9

Why Can't We Be Friends?

War
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 31
9 Last Week: 10

The Basement Tapes

Bob Dylan And The Band

Last Week 10
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
11 Last Week: 11

That's The Way Of The World

Soundtrack
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 55
12 Last Week: 12

Fandango

ZZ Top
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 47
13 Last Week: 30
Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 36
14 Last Week: 14

Toys In The Attic

Aerosmith
Last Week 14
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 128
17 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 27
19 Last Week: 22

Pick Of The Litter

The Spinners
Last Week 22
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 26
20 Last Week: 23

Endless Summer

The Beach Boys
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 156
21 Last Week: 18

Horizon

Carpenters
Last Week 18
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 18
22 Last Week: 25

No Way To Treat A Lady

Helen Reddy
Last Week 25
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 34
23 Last Week: 24

Ambrosia

Ambrosia
Last Week 24
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 33
25 Last Week: 29

Good Vibrations/best Of

The Beach Boys
Last Week 29
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 23
26 Last Week: 31

Main Course

Bee Gees
Last Week 31
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 75
28 Last Week: 34

Non-stop

B.T.Express

Last Week 34
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 19
29 Last Week: 20

Diamonds & Rust

Joan Baez
Last Week 20
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 46
30 Last Week: 19

Chocolate Chip

Isaac Hayes
Last Week 19
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 19
31 Last Week: 21

The Original Soundtrack

10cc
Last Week 21
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 25
33 Last Week: 33

I Feel A Song

Gladys Knight And The Pips

Last Week 33
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 41
35 Last Week: 41
Last Week 41
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 17
36 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 34
37 Last Week: 45

Before The Next Teardrop Falls

Freddy Fender
Last Week 45
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 43
38 Last Week: 39

Disco Tex And The Sex-O-Lettes

Disco Tex & The Sex-O-Lettes Starring Sir Monti Rock III

Last Week 39
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 22
39 Last Week: 26

One Size Fits All

Frank Zappa
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 12
40 Last Week: 50

Ride A Rock Horse

Roger Daltrey
Last Week 50
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 23
41 Last Week: 44
Last Week 44
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 35
42 Last Week: 38

Have You Never Been Mellow

Olivia Newton-John
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
43 Last Week: 51

K C And The Sunshine Band

KC And The Sunshine Band

Last Week 51
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 47
44 Last Week: 27

Spartacus

Triumvirat
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 17
45 Last Week: 37

Tonight's The Night

Neil Young
Last Week 37
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 12
47 Last Week: 93

Mellow Madness

Quincy Jones
Last Week 93
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 30
48 Last Week: 68
Last Week 68
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 16
49 Last Week: 32

Made In The Shade

The Rolling Stones
Last Week 32
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
50 Last Week: 43

Head Over Heels

Poco
Last Week 43
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 18
51 Last Week: 48
Last Week 48
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 17
52 Last Week: 54

Adventures In Paradise

Minnie Riperton
Last Week 54
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 23
53 Last Week: 63

To Be True

Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes

Last Week 63
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 32
54 Last Week: 46

Caught In The Act

Commodores
Last Week 46
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 33
56 Last Week: 58

It's My Pleasure

Billy Preston
Last Week 58
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 14
58 Last Week: 53

Moving Violation

Jackson 5

Last Week 53
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 15
59 Last Week: 49

Dreaming My Dreams

Waylon Jennings
Last Week 49
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 21
60 Last Week: 77

Hearts

America
Last Week 77
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 44
61 Last Week: 61

The Last Farewell And Other Hits

Roger Whittaker
Last Week 61
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 24
62 Last Week: 64

The Chicago Theme

Hubert Laws
Last Week 64
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 18
63 Last Week: 71

The Hit Man

Eddie Kendricks
Last Week 71
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 25
64 Last Week: 67

Back To Earth

Rare Earth
Last Week 67
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 11
65 Last Week: 91
Last Week 91
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 14
67 Last Week: 79

A Song For You

The Temptations
Last Week 79
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 36
68 Last Week: 90

Is It Something I Said?

Richard Pryor
Last Week 90
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 25
69 Last Week: 80

On The Border

Eagles
Last Week 80
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 87
70 Last Week: 81

Electronic Realizations For Rock Orchestra

Synergy
Last Week 81
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 18
72 Last Week: 83

In The City

Tavares
Last Week 83
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 17
74 Last Week: 85

What A Diff'rence A Day Makes

Esther Phillips
Last Week 85
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 17
75 Last Week: 164

Chain Reaction

The Crusaders
Last Week 164
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 17
76 Last Week: 86

Free Hand

Gentle Giant
Last Week 86
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 11
77 Last Week: 89

Desolation Boulevard

Sweet
Last Week 89
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 44
78 Last Week: 82

A Quiet Storm

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 82
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 42
80 Last Week: 52

Survival

The O'Jays
Last Week 52
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 24
81 Last Week: 88

Storm At Sunup

Gino Vannelli
Last Week 88
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 23
82 Last Week: 55

Spirit Of America

The Beach Boys
Last Week 55
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 43
83 Last Week: 94

Barry Manilow I

Barry Manilow
Last Week 94
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 51
84 Last Week: 56

Disco Baby

Van Mccoy
Last Week 56
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 23
85 Last Week: 95

Return To Fantasy

Uriah Heep
Last Week 95
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 10
86 Last Week: 97

Nashville

Soundtrack
Last Week 97
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 13
87 Last Week: 76

Every Time You Touch Me (i Get High)

Charlie Rich
Last Week 76
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 20
88 Last Week: 98

Desperado

Eagles
Last Week 98
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 70
90 Last Week: 100

The Very Best Of Poco

Poco
Last Week 100
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 8
91 Last Week: 127

From Mighty Oaks

Ray Thomas
Last Week 127
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 11
93 Last Week: 69

Blind Baby

The New Birth

Last Week 69
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 17
94 Last Week: 104

Welcome To My Nightmare

Alice Cooper
Last Week 104
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 37
95 Last Week: 105

This Time We Mean It

REO Speedwagon
Last Week 105
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 10
96 Last Week: 96

Heart Like A Wheel

Linda Ronstadt
Last Week 96
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
97 Last Week: 70

Coming Down Your Way

Three Dog Night
Last Week 70
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 12
98 Last Week: 109

Natty Dread

Bob Marley And The Wailers

Last Week 109
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 28
99 Last Week: --

Jamaica Say You Will

Joe Cocker
Last Week --
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 10
101 Last Week: 112

Feelings

Paul Anka
Last Week 112
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 29
103 Last Week: 114

Force It

UFO
Last Week 114
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 13
104 Last Week: 106

Slade In Fame

Slade
Last Week 106
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 14
105 Last Week: --

Spirit Of The Boogie

Kool & The Gang
Last Week --
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 14
106 Last Week: 74
Last Week 74
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 28
107 Last Week: 118

The Eagles

Eagles
Last Week 118
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 49
108 Last Week: 78

Straight Shooter

Bad Company
Last Week 78
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 33
109 Last Week: 99

Alvin Stone :birth & Death Of A Gangster

Fantastic Four

Last Week 99
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 16
110 Last Week: 84

Strange Universe

Mahogany Rush
Last Week 84
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 13
111 Last Week: 121

Tres Hombres

ZZ Top
Last Week 121
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 81
113 Last Week: 124

Still Caught Up

Millie Jackson
Last Week 124
Peak Position 112
Wks on Chart 16
114 Last Week: 102

Chicago Viii

Chicago
Last Week 102
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 29
115 Last Week: 117

First Impressions

The Impressions
Last Week 117
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 5
117 Last Week: 110

Tale Spinnin'

Weather Report
Last Week 110
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 14
118 Last Week: 113

Universal Love

MFSB
Last Week 113
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 13
119 Last Week: 119

Thank You Baby

The Stylistics
Last Week 119
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 13
120 Last Week: 130

Sedaka's Back

Neil Sedaka
Last Week 130
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 62
121 Last Week: 185

Procol's Ninth

Procol Harum
Last Week 185
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 8
122 Last Week: 183
Last Week 183
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 10
123 Last Week: 133

Will O'the Wisp

Leon Russell
Last Week 133
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 40
124 Last Week: 134

Let's Take It To The Stage

Funkadelic
Last Week 134
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 16
125 Last Week: 87

Power In The Music

The Guess Who
Last Week 87
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 7
126 Last Week: 107

Sneakin'sally Thru The Alley

Robert Palmer
Last Week 107
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 15
127 Last Week: 122
Last Week 122
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 64
128 Last Week: 126

I'm Jessi Colter

Jessi Colter
Last Week 126
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 27
131 Last Week: 92

Trouble In Paradise

Souther,Hillman,Furay Band

Last Week 92
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 11
132 Last Week: 144

More Miles Per Gallon

Buddy Miles
Last Week 144
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 11
133 Last Week: 145

The Tubes

The Tubes
Last Week 145
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 18
134 Last Week: 168

A Chorus Line

Original Cast
Last Week 168
Peak Position 98
Wks on Chart 49
135 Last Week: 135

Come Get To This

Nancy Wilson
Last Week 135
Peak Position 119
Wks on Chart 10
137 Last Week: 141
Last Week 141
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 14
138 Last Week: 111
Last Week 111
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 25
140 Last Week: 151

Life Is You

Batdorf And Rodney

Last Week 151
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 10
141 Last Week: 116
Last Week 116
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 13
142 Last Week: 123

Juke Joint Jump

Elvin Bishop
Last Week 123
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 17
143 Last Week: 129

Get Down

Joe Simon
Last Week 129
Peak Position 129
Wks on Chart 12
144 Last Week: 132

Look At Me

The Moments
Last Week 132
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 8
145 Last Week: 147

The Wild, The Innocent And The E Street Shuffle

Bruce Springsteen
Last Week 147
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 34
146 Last Week: 159
Last Week 159
Peak Position 136
Wks on Chart 8
149 Last Week: 150

Don't It Make You Wanna Dance

Rusty Wier
Last Week 150
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 14
151 Last Week: 120

Burnin' Thing

Mac Davis
Last Week 120
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 10
152 Last Week: 131

Pilot

Pilot
Last Week 131
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 14
153 Last Week: 137

I'll Play For You

Seals & Crofts
Last Week 137
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 23
154 Last Week: 136

Rockin'chair

Gwen McCrae
Last Week 136
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 10
156 Last Week: 166

Let There Be Music

Orleans
Last Week 166
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 32
157 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 20
158 Last Week: 161

Red Headed Stranger

Willie Nelson
Last Week 161
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 43
159 Last Week: 139

Blow By Blow

Jeff Beck
Last Week 139
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 25
160 Last Week: 170

Monty Python's Flying Circus

Monty Python
Last Week 170
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 15
161 Last Week: 167

The Boys Doin' It

Hugh Masekela
Last Week 167
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 9
162 Last Week: 162

Sha Na Now

Sha Na Na
Last Week 162
Peak Position 122
Wks on Chart 13
163 Last Week: --

Faith,hope And Charity

Faith, Hope And Charity

Last Week --
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 14
164 Last Week: 182

The Album Of The Soundtrack Of The Trailer Of The Film Of "Monty Python And

Monty Python
Last Week 182
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 11
165 Last Week: 175

Traffic-On The Road

Traffic
Last Week 175
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 24
166 Last Week: 176

Rollerball

Soundtrack
Last Week 176
Peak Position 156
Wks on Chart 6
167 Last Week: 172

Bankrupt

Dr. Hook
Last Week 172
Peak Position 141
Wks on Chart 16
168 Last Week: 179

The Best Of Isaac Hayes

Isaac Hayes
Last Week 179
Peak Position 165
Wks on Chart 4
169 Last Week: 173

Rising For The Moon

Fairport Convention
Last Week 173
Peak Position 143
Wks on Chart 8
170 Last Week: --

Mirabai

[Champagne]

Last Week --
Peak Position 128
Wks on Chart 6
171 Last Week: 192

The Dream Weaver

Gary Wright
Last Week 192
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 75
172 Last Week: 178

Well Kept Secret

James Last Band
Last Week 178
Peak Position 172
Wks on Chart 3
173 Last Week: 187

Low Rent Rendezvous

Ace Spectrum
Last Week 187
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 7
174 Last Week: 180

Pablo Cruise

Pablo Cruise
Last Week 180
Peak Position 174
Wks on Chart 4
175 Last Week: 186

Feel Like Makin' Love

Roberta Flack
Last Week 186
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 26
176 Last Week: 177

Chocolate City

Parliament
Last Week 177
Peak Position 91
Wks on Chart 18
177 Last Week: 189

Jessie's Jig & Other Favorites

Steve Goodman
Last Week 189
Peak Position 144
Wks on Chart 6
178 Last Week: --

Scheherazade & Other Stories

Renaissance
Last Week --
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 13
179 Last Week: 181

Spirit Of '76

Spirit
Last Week 181
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 9
180 Last Week: 190

Heart Of The City

Barrabas
Last Week 190
Peak Position 149
Wks on Chart 7
181 Last Week: --

Flat As A Pancake

Head East
Last Week --
Peak Position 126
Wks on Chart 17
182 Last Week: 184

Foolish Pleasures

Heartsfield
Last Week 184
Peak Position 159
Wks on Chart 7
183 Last Week: 193

From Disco To Love

Van Mccoy
Last Week 193
Peak Position 181
Wks on Chart 4
184 Last Week: 188

Flying Start

The Blackbyrds
Last Week 188
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 39
185 Last Week: 155

The Brecker Brothers

The Brecker Brothers
Last Week 155
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 13
186 Last Week: --

Beautiful Loser

Bob Seger
Last Week --
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 18
187 Last Week: 163

Level One

Eleven
Last Week 163
Peak Position 163
Wks on Chart 4
188 Last Week: --

The Proud One

The Osmonds
Last Week --
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 5
189 Last Week: 191

Cunning Stunts

Caravan
Last Week 191
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 10
190 Last Week: --

Inseparable

Natalie Cole
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 56
191 Last Week: --

Theway We Were

Willis Jackson
Last Week --
Peak Position 182
Wks on Chart 3
192 Last Week: 156

Phoebe Snow

Phoebe Snow
Last Week 156
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 58
193 Last Week: --

Memories

Doc Watson
Last Week --
Peak Position 193
Wks on Chart 3
194 Last Week: 160

El Juicio (the Judgement)

Keith Jarrett
Last Week 160
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 5
195 Last Week: 148

Chase The Clouds Away

Chuck Mangione
Last Week 148
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 19
196 Last Week: --

Swing Your Daddy

Jim Gilstrap
Last Week --
Peak Position 179
Wks on Chart 7
198 Last Week: 200

Come And Get Yourself Some

Leon Haywood
Last Week 200
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 13
199 Last Week: 195

Katy Lied

Steely Dan
Last Week 195
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 26
200 Last Week: 171
Last Week 171
Peak Position 171
Wks on Chart 5