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

Chicago IX: Chicago's Greatest Hits

Chicago
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 72
3 Last Week: 3

History/America's Greatest Hits

America
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 63
4 Last Week: 4

K C And The Sunshine Band

KC And The Sunshine Band

Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 47
5 Last Week: 9

Hissing Of Summer Lawns

Joni Mitchell
Last Week 9
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 17
6 Last Week: 6

Still Crazy After All These Years

Paul Simon
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
7 Last Week: 8

Windsong

John Denver
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 45
9 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 36
10 Last Week: 16

Helen Reddy's Greatest Hits

Helen Reddy
Last Week 16
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 51
11 Last Week: 14

Family Reunion

The O'Jays
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 34
12 Last Week: 12

Lazy Afternoon

Barbra Streisand
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 20
13 Last Week: 15

Greatest Hits

Seals & Crofts
Last Week 15
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 54
15 Last Week: 13

Breakaway

Art Garfunkel
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 28
16 Last Week: 17

The Hungry Years

Neil Sedaka
Last Week 17
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 32
17 Last Week: 19

Alive

KISS
Last Week 19
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 110
19 Last Week: 7

Rock Of The Westies

Elton John
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
20 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 19
21 Last Week: 28

Tryin' To Get The Feelin'

Barry Manilow
Last Week 28
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 87
22 Last Week: 24

Let's Do It Again

The Staple Singers
Last Week 24
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 18
24 Last Week: 26

Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan

Rufus And Chaka Khan

Last Week 26
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 32
27 Last Week: 31

Love To Love You Baby

Donna Summer
Last Week 31
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 30
28 Last Week: 33

Mahogany

Soundtrack
Last Week 33
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 26
29 Last Week: 30

Movin' On

Commodores
Last Week 30
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 32
30 Last Week: 23

Barry White's Greatest Hits Volume 1

Barry White
Last Week 23
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 25
31 Last Week: 35

Bay City Rollers

Bay City Rollers
Last Week 35
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 35
32 Last Week: 38

Zuma

Neil Young With Crazy Horse

Last Week 38
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 21
34 Last Week: 39

By Numbers

The Who
Last Week 39
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 25
35 Last Week: 41

Wake Up Everybody

Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes

Last Week 41
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 24
36 Last Week: 18

Save Me

Silver Convention

Last Week 18
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 25
37 Last Week: 44

Wind On The Water

David Crosby And Graham Nash

Last Week 44
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 31
38 Last Week: 46

An Evening With Wally Londo Featuring Bill Slaszo

George Carlin
Last Week 46
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 15
39 Last Week: 48

Blast From Your Past

Ringo Starr
Last Week 48
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 11
40 Last Week: 40

House Party

The Temptations
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 20
41 Last Week: 50

Gord's Gold

Gordon Lightfoot
Last Week 50
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 24
42 Last Week: 51

City Of Angels

The Miracles
Last Week 51
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 30
43 Last Week: 52

Northern Lights-southern Cross

The Band
Last Week 52
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 19
45 Last Week: 42

Prisoner In Disguise

Linda Ronstadt
Last Week 42
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 28
46 Last Week: 56

Philadelphia Freedom

MFSB
Last Week 56
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 12
47 Last Week: 29

Shaved Fish

John Lennon
Last Week 29
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 32
49 Last Week: 78

Black Bear Road

C.W. McCall
Last Week 78
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 19
50 Last Week: 60
Last Week 60
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 27
51 Last Week: 62

That's The Way Of The World

Soundtrack
Last Week 62
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 55
52 Last Week: 65

Main Course

Bee Gees
Last Week 65
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 75
54 Last Week: 64

Come Taste The Band

Deep Purple
Last Week 64
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 14
55 Last Week: 49

Journey To Love

Stanley Clarke
Last Week 49
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 19
56 Last Week: 76

Spinners Live

The Spinners
Last Week 76
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 21
57 Last Week: 36

The Last Record Album

Little Feat
Last Week 36
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 15
58 Last Week: 53

Toys In The Attic

Aerosmith
Last Week 53
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 128
59 Last Week: 61

Red Headed Stranger

Willie Nelson
Last Week 61
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 43
61 Last Week: 71

Places And Spaces

Donald Byrd
Last Week 71
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 29
62 Last Week: 73

That Nigger's Crazy

Richard Pryor
Last Week 73
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 53
63 Last Week: 63
Last Week 63
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 24
64 Last Week: 43

Midnight Lightning

Jimi Hendrix
Last Week 43
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 11
65 Last Week: 75

Who Loves You

The 4 Seasons

Last Week 75
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 31
66 Last Week: 69

Diamonds & Rust

Joan Baez
Last Week 69
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 46
68 Last Week: 79

The Road Goes On Forever, A Collection Of Their Greatest Recordings

The Allman Brothers Band
Last Week 79
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 14
69 Last Week: 59

Sedaka's Back

Neil Sedaka
Last Week 59
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 62
70 Last Week: 72
Last Week 72
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 15
72 Last Week: 74

Al Green Is Love

Al Green
Last Week 74
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 23
73 Last Week: 84

Four Seasons Story

The 4 Seasons

Last Week 84
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 17
74 Last Week: 85

Times Of Your Life

Paul Anka
Last Week 85
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 25
75 Last Week: 77

Fandango

ZZ Top
Last Week 77
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 47
76 Last Week: 86

Crisis? What Crisis?

Supertramp
Last Week 86
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 28
77 Last Week: 80

Atlantic Crossing

Rod Stewart
Last Week 80
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 29
78 Last Week: 45

Second Anniversary

Gladys Knight And The Pips

Last Week 45
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 16
79 Last Week: 83

Is It Something I Said?

Richard Pryor
Last Week 83
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 25
80 Last Week: 91
Last Week 91
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 20
81 Last Week: 68

Experience Gloria Gaynor

Gloria Gaynor
Last Week 68
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 21
82 Last Week: 92

Schoolboys In Disgrace

The Kinks
Last Week 92
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 14
84 Last Week: 96

Making Music

Bill Withers
Last Week 96
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 15
85 Last Week: 95

Photographs & Memories/His Greatest Hits

Jim Croce
Last Week 95
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 47
86 Last Week: 90

Are You Ready For Freddy

Freddy Fender
Last Week 90
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 18
87 Last Week: 87

Between The Lines

Janis Ian
Last Week 87
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 64
90 Last Week: 66

Todd Rundgren's Utopia/Another Live

Utopia
Last Week 66
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 9
91 Last Week: 102

It's Only Love

Rita Coolidge
Last Week 102
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 10
93 Last Week: 55

Inseparable

Natalie Cole
Last Week 55
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 56
94 Last Week: 107
Last Week 107
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 17
95 Last Week: 103

No Way To Treat A Lady

Helen Reddy
Last Week 103
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 34
96 Last Week: 106
Last Week 106
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 31
98 Last Week: 110

Beginnings

Steve Howe
Last Week 110
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 11
99 Last Week: 99

You Are Beautiful

The Stylistics
Last Week 99
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 11
100 Last Week: 121

Sky High

Jigsaw
Last Week 121
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 19
103 Last Week: 58

Desolation Boulevard

Sweet
Last Week 58
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 44
104 Last Week: 81

Have You Every Seen The Rain

Stanley Turrentine
Last Week 81
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 16
106 Last Week: 108

The Faces I've Been

Jim Croce
Last Week 108
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 18
107 Last Week: 112

The Dream Weaver

Gary Wright
Last Week 112
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 75
108 Last Week: 94
Last Week 94
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 40
111 Last Week: 111

The Band Plays On

B
Last Week 111
Peak Position 111
Wks on Chart 10
112 Last Week: 122

Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate
Last Week 122
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 21
113 Last Week: 114

A Quiet Storm

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 114
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 42
114 Last Week: 124

Equinox

Styx
Last Week 124
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 50
116 Last Week: --

A Night At The Opera

Queen
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 57
117 Last Week: 97

Yellow Fever

Hot Tuna
Last Week 97
Peak Position 97
Wks on Chart 9
118 Last Week: 125

Pressure Sensitive

Ronnie Laws
Last Week 125
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 29
119 Last Week: 120

Don't It Feel Good

Ramsey Lewis
Last Week 120
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 22
124 Last Week: 127

Barry Manilow I

Barry Manilow
Last Week 127
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 51
125 Last Week: 137

Our Day Will Come

Frankie Valli
Last Week 137
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 8
126 Last Week: 128

Against The Grain

Rory Gallagher
Last Week 128
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 13
129 Last Week: 139

Captain Fantastic And The Brown Dirt Cowboy

Elton John
Last Week 139
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
131 Last Week: --

Stephen Stills Live

Stephen Stills
Last Week --
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 11
132 Last Week: 144

Ted Nugent

Ted Nugent
Last Week 144
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 62
133 Last Week: 133

Fancy Dancer

Bobby Humphrey
Last Week 133
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 5
134 Last Week: 117

Split Coconut

Dave Mason
Last Week 117
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 17
135 Last Week: 182

New York Connection

Tom Scott
Last Week 182
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 25
136 Last Week: 141

Captured Angel

Dan Fogelberg
Last Week 141
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 19
137 Last Week: 150

Hair Of The Dog

Nazareth
Last Week 150
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 40
138 Last Week: 135

Visions Of A New World

Lonnie Liston Smith
Last Week 135
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 15
140 Last Week: 151

Encore/The Chuck Mangione Concerts

Chuck Mangione
Last Week 151
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 10
141 Last Week: 148
Last Week 148
Peak Position 97
Wks on Chart 21
143 Last Week: 158

Rattlesnake

Ohio Players
Last Week 158
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 14
144 Last Week: 145

Fool For The City

Foghat
Last Week 145
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 52
145 Last Week: 101

Mellow Madness

Quincy Jones
Last Week 101
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 30
146 Last Week: 146

Hearts

America
Last Week 146
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 44
147 Last Week: 118

Drama V

Ron Banks And The Dramatics

Last Week 118
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 12
148 Last Week: 157

Why Can't We Be Friends?

War
Last Week 157
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 31
149 Last Week: 159

History Of British Rock, Volume 3

Various Artists
Last Week 159
Peak Position 145
Wks on Chart 10
150 Last Week: 160

Mr. Jaws And Other Fables

Dickie Goodman
Last Week 160
Peak Position 144
Wks on Chart 8
151 Last Week: 162

Who's To Bless & Who's To Blame

Kris Kristofferson
Last Week 162
Peak Position 105
Wks on Chart 11
153 Last Week: 153

Wire Fire

Savoy Brown
Last Week 153
Peak Position 153
Wks on Chart 7
154 Last Week: 164

Owlcreek Incident

Prelude
Last Week 164
Peak Position 111
Wks on Chart 14
155 Last Week: 169
Last Week 169
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 15
156 Last Week: 177

Free To Be...You And Me

Various Artists
Last Week 177
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 58
157 Last Week: 167

Together

Anne Murray
Last Week 167
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 11
158 Last Week: 168

Track Of The Cat

Dionne Warwick
Last Week 168
Peak Position 137
Wks on Chart 15
159 Last Week: 82

A Funky Thide Of Sings

Billy Cobham
Last Week 82
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 7
160 Last Week: 170

Fleetwood Mac In Chicago

Fleetwood Mac
Last Week 170
Peak Position 118
Wks on Chart 22
162 Last Week: 173

Ordinary Fool

Paul Williams
Last Week 173
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 6
163 Last Week: 174

Radio-activity

Kraftwerk
Last Week 174
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 8
164 Last Week: 166

Nighthawks At The Diner

Tom Waits
Last Week 166
Peak Position 164
Wks on Chart 6
165 Last Week: 189

Frankie Valli Gold

Frankie Valli
Last Week 189
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 8
166 Last Week: 186

Denver Gift Box

John Denver
Last Week 186
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 6
168 Last Week: 119

Home Plate

Bonnie Raitt
Last Week 119
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 12
169 Last Week: 175

Shame On The World

The Main Ingredient
Last Week 175
Peak Position 158
Wks on Chart 8
170 Last Week: 190
Last Week 190
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 7
171 Last Week: 176

Indiscreet

Sparks
Last Week 176
Peak Position 169
Wks on Chart 6
172 Last Week: 183

Angel

Angel
Last Week 183
Peak Position 156
Wks on Chart 6
173 Last Week: 184
Last Week 184
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 14
174 Last Week: 180

Pick Of The Litter

The Spinners
Last Week 180
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 26
175 Last Week: 187

Around The World - Live In Concert

The Osmonds
Last Week 187
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 8
176 Last Week: --

Masque

Kansas
Last Week --
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 20
177 Last Week: 136

Pressure Drop

Robert Palmer
Last Week 136
Peak Position 136
Wks on Chart 8
179 Last Week: 130

Minstrel In The Gallery: 40th Anniversary: La Grande Edition

Jethro Tull
Last Week 130
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
180 Last Week: 185

The Wild, The Innocent And The E Street Shuffle

Bruce Springsteen
Last Week 185
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 34
181 Last Week: 131
Last Week 131
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 64
183 Last Week: 138

The Hit Man

Eddie Kendricks
Last Week 138
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 25
184 Last Week: 192

Before The Next Teardrop Falls

Freddy Fender
Last Week 192
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 43
185 Last Week: 191

Ride A Rock Horse

Roger Daltrey
Last Week 191
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 23
188 Last Week: --

Time For Another

Ace
Last Week --
Peak Position 153
Wks on Chart 6
190 Last Week: 143

All Around My Hat

Steeleye Span
Last Week 143
Peak Position 143
Wks on Chart 6
191 Last Week: 196

Just Out Of Reach

Perry Como
Last Week 196
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 9
192 Last Week: 197

Funky Kingston

Toots And The Maytals

Last Week 197
Peak Position 164
Wks on Chart 13
193 Last Week: 195

Will O'the Wisp

Leon Russell
Last Week 195
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 40
194 Last Week: --

Bobby Vinton Show

Bobby Vinton
Last Week --
Peak Position 161
Wks on Chart 7
195 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 40
196 Last Week: --

The Very Best Of Ray Stevens

Ray Stevens
Last Week --
Peak Position 173
Wks on Chart 4
197 Last Week: --

When Love Is New

Billy Paul
Last Week --
Peak Position 139
Wks on Chart 20
199 Last Week: 165

Breakfast Special

Pete Wingfield
Last Week 165
Peak Position 165
Wks on Chart 5
200 Last Week: --

Threads Of Glory - 200 Years Of America In Words & Music

Various Artists
Last Week --
Peak Position 192
Wks on Chart 3