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.

2 Last Week: 2

London Town

Wings
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
7 Last Week: 7

Champagne Jam

The Atlanta Rhythm Section

Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 40
8 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 24
9 Last Week: 9

You Light Up My Life

Johnny Mathis
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 24
10 Last Week: 10

Central Heating

Heatwave
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 26
11 Last Week: 15

So Full Of Love

The O'Jays
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 28
13 Last Week: 8

Running On Empty

Jackson Browne
Last Week 8
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 65
15 Last Week: 24

Natural High

Commodores
Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 33
16 Last Week: 18

Fantasy Love Affair

Peter Brown
Last Week 18
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 44
17 Last Week: 22

Boys In The Trees

Carly Simon
Last Week 22
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 29
18 Last Week: 30

Stranger In Town

Bob Seger
Last Week 30
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 110
19 Last Week: 20

Heavy Horses

Jethro Tull
Last Week 20
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 17
20 Last Week: 16

Weekend In L.a.

George Benson
Last Week 16
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 38
21 Last Week: 17

Magazine

Heart
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 25
22 Last Week: 14

And Then There Were Three

Genesis
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 33
23 Last Week: 29

Thank God It's Friday

Soundtrack
Last Week 29
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 27
24 Last Week: 25

Infinity

Journey
Last Week 25
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 123
25 Last Week: 31

The Last Waltz (Soundtrack)

The Band
Last Week 31
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 21
28 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 23
29 Last Week: 13

Excitable Boy

Warren Zevon
Last Week 13
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 28
31 Last Week: 38

You Can Tune A Piano But You Can't Tune A Fish

REO Speedwagon
Last Week 38
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 48
32 Last Week: 52

It's A Heartache

Bonnie Tyler
Last Week 52
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 17
33 Last Week: 19

Son Of A Son Of A Sailor

Jimmy Buffett
Last Week 19
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 29
35 Last Week: 27

Blue Lights In The Basement

Roberta Flack
Last Week 27
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 32
36 Last Week: 40

The Album

ABBA
Last Week 40
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 41
37 Last Week: 45

Double Platinum

KISS
Last Week 45
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 24
38 Last Week: 46

Stone Blue

Foghat
Last Week 46
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 23
39 Last Week: 21

Point Of No Return

Kansas
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 51
40 Last Week: 32
Last Week 32
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 58
42 Last Week: 42

Eddie Money

Eddie Money
Last Week 42
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 49
43 Last Week: 36

The Grand Illusion

Styx
Last Week 36
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 127
45 Last Week: 47

Macho Man

Village People

Last Week 47
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 69
46 Last Week: 55

Hermit Of Mink Hollow

Todd Rundgren
Last Week 55
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 26
48 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 39
50 Last Week: 51

This Years Model

Elvis Costello
Last Week 51
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 17
52 Last Week: --

But Seriously Folks

Joe Walsh
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 27
53 Last Week: 50

Kaya

Bob Marley And The Wailers

Last Week 50
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 17
55 Last Week: 39

Waiting For Columbus

Little Feat
Last Week 39
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 25
56 Last Week: 56

Tuxedo Junction

Tuxedo Junction
Last Week 56
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 32
57 Last Week: 57

Modern Man

Stanley Clarke
Last Week 57
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 19
58 Last Week: 60

Waylon + Willie

Waylon & Willie

Last Week 60
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 29
59 Last Week: 75

Livetime

Daryl Hall John Oates

Last Week 75
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 10
60 Last Week: 41

Warmer Communications

Average White Band

Last Week 41
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 17
61 Last Week: 69

Do What You Wanna Do

The Dramatics
Last Week 69
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 15
62 Last Week: 58

Song For All Seasons

Renaissance
Last Week 58
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 14
64 Last Week: 72

Voyage

Voyage
Last Week 72
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 21
65 Last Week: 54

Reaching For The Sky

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 54
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 29
66 Last Week: 74

Almighty Fire

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 74
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 11
68 Last Week: 65

Bring It Back Alive

The Outlaws
Last Week 65
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 21
70 Last Week: 68

Her Greatest Hits

Carole King
Last Week 68
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 13
71 Last Week: 64

Rainbow Seeker

Joe Sample
Last Week 64
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
72 Last Week: 70

When You Hear Lou, You've Heard It All

Lou Rawls
Last Week 70
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 34
73 Last Week: 53

American Hot Wax

Soundtrack
Last Week 53
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 11
74 Last Week: 82

Flowing Rivers

Andy Gibb
Last Week 82
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 68
75 Last Week: 76

Lines

Charlie
Last Week 76
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 14
76 Last Week: 84

U.k.

Uk
Last Week 84
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 15
77 Last Week: 83

Village People

Village People

Last Week 83
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 86
78 Last Week: 78

Street Player

Rufus And Chaka Khan

Last Week 78
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 26
79 Last Week: 79

Foot Loose + Fancy Free

Rod Stewart
Last Week 79
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 47
80 Last Week: 112

If My Friends Could See Me Now

Linda Clifford
Last Week 112
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 22
81 Last Week: 91

Shine On

The Climax Blues Band

Last Week 91
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 11
83 Last Week: 93

Level Headed

Sweet
Last Week 93
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 28
84 Last Week: 80

Simple Dreams

Linda Ronstadt
Last Week 80
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
85 Last Week: 95

Don't Let Go

George Duke
Last Week 95
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 14
87 Last Week: 104

Double Fun

Robert Palmer
Last Week 104
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 25
88 Last Week: 98
Last Week 98
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 22
89 Last Week: 85

Funkentelechy Vs. The Placebo Syndrome

Parliament
Last Week 85
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 34
90 Last Week: 100

Takin' It Easy

Seals & Crofts
Last Week 100
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 13
91 Last Week: 61
Last Week 61
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 17
92 Last Week: 71

Say It With Silence

Hubert Laws
Last Week 71
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 18
93 Last Week: 114

Love Breeze

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 114
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 19
94 Last Week: 94

Barry Manilow Live

Barry Manilow
Last Week 94
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 67
95 Last Week: 105

British Lions

British Lions
Last Week 105
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 15
96 Last Week: 125

Misfits

The Kinks
Last Week 125
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 21
97 Last Week: 81

Chic

Chic
Last Week 81
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 40
98 Last Week: 108

Long Live Rock + Roll

Rainbow
Last Week 108
Peak Position 89
Wks on Chart 11
99 Last Week: 109

Love Island

Deodato
Last Week 109
Peak Position 98
Wks on Chart 17
100 Last Week: 88

Bootsy? Player Of The Year

Bootsy's Rubber Band
Last Week 88
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 24
101 Last Week: 73

Here At Last...Bee Gees...Live

Bee Gees
Last Week 73
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 90
102 Last Week: 102

Raydio

Raydio
Last Week 102
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 23
103 Last Week: 113

Ghost Town Parade

Les Dudek
Last Week 113
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 11
104 Last Week: 89

Once Upon A Time

Donna Summer
Last Week 89
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 58
105 Last Week: --

You're Gonna' Get It

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers

Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 24
106 Last Week: 86

French Kiss

Bob Welch
Last Week 86
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 46
108 Last Week: 87

Ten Years Of Gold

Kenny Rogers
Last Week 87
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 104
111 Last Week: --

Heaven Tonight

Cheap Trick
Last Week --
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 22
112 Last Week: 122

Spyro Gyra

Spyro Gyra
Last Week 122
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 12
113 Last Week: 123

He Walks Beside Me (Favorite Songs Of Faith And Inspiration)

Elvis Presley
Last Week 123
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 8
114 Last Week: 90

Night Flight

Yvonne Elliman
Last Week 90
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 17
115 Last Week: 115

Future Bound

Tavares
Last Week 115
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 8
116 Last Week: 170

Electric Guitarist

John Mc Laughlin

Last Week 170
Peak Position 105
Wks on Chart 14
118 Last Week: 141

How Much,how Much I Love You

Love And Kisses
Last Week 141
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 17
119 Last Week: 119

Plastic Letters

Blondie
Last Week 119
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 17
120 Last Week: 120

Disco Inferno

The Trammps
Last Week 120
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 49
121 Last Week: 129

The Best Of The Statler Brothers

The Statler Brothers
Last Week 129
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 20
122 Last Week: 132

Golden Jubilee Concert - Rachmaninoff Concerto No. 3

Vladimir Horowitz
Last Week 132
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 14
124 Last Week: 134

You're Not Alone

Roy Buchanan
Last Week 134
Peak Position 119
Wks on Chart 7
125 Last Week: 135

Best Of Spinners

The Spinners
Last Week 135
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 19
126 Last Week: 136

Jam 1980's

James Brown
Last Week 136
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 22
127 Last Week: 145

Midnight Believer

B.B. King
Last Week 145
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 24
128 Last Week: 140

Please Don't Touch

Steve Hackett
Last Week 140
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 14
129 Last Week: 139
Last Week 139
Peak Position 129
Wks on Chart 6
130 Last Week: 127

Pure Pop For Now People

Nick Lowe
Last Week 127
Peak Position 127
Wks on Chart 10
131 Last Week: 130

Foreigner

Foreigner
Last Week 130
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 113
132 Last Week: 152

This Is Your Life

Norman Connors
Last Week 152
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 17
133 Last Week: 99

One Eyed Jack

Garland Jeffreys
Last Week 99
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 10
134 Last Week: 163

Headlights

The Whispers
Last Week 163
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 28
135 Last Week: 103

Riding High

Faze-O
Last Week 103
Peak Position 98
Wks on Chart 17
136 Last Week: 138

David Bowie Narrates Prokofiev's "Peter And The Wolf"

David Bowie
Last Week 138
Peak Position 136
Wks on Chart 8
138 Last Week: 158

Rocket Fuel

Alvin Lee
Last Week 158
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 11
140 Last Week: 150

Get To The Feeling

Pleasure
Last Week 150
Peak Position 119
Wks on Chart 13
141 Last Week: 151

David Oliver

David Oliver
Last Week 151
Peak Position 128
Wks on Chart 8
142 Last Week: 111

We All Know Who We Are

Cameo
Last Week 111
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 23
143 Last Week: 153

The Man-machine

Kraftwerk
Last Week 153
Peak Position 130
Wks on Chart 9
144 Last Week: 107

Golden Time Of Day

Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly

Last Week 107
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 22
146 Last Week: --

Return To Magenta

Mink De Ville

Last Week --
Peak Position 126
Wks on Chart 5
147 Last Week: 101

Herb Albert + Hugh Masak

Herb Alpert And Hugh Masekela

Last Week 101
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 19
148 Last Week: 97

Double Live, Gonzo

Ted Nugent
Last Week 97
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 22
149 Last Week: 144

Lets Get Small

Steve Martin
Last Week 144
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 68
150 Last Week: 142

Too Hot To Handle

Heatwave
Last Week 142
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 45
151 Last Week: 133

Alive Ii

KISS
Last Week 133
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 33
152 Last Week: 116

Burning The Ballroom Down

Amazing Rhythm Aces

Last Week 116
Peak Position 116
Wks on Chart 9
153 Last Week: 121

Double Dose

Hot Tuna
Last Week 121
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 10
154 Last Week: 154

Karla Bonoff

Karla Bonoff
Last Week 154
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 40
155 Last Week: 165

Barry White Sings For Someone You Love

Barry White
Last Week 165
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 33
156 Last Week: 156

Fotomaker

Fotomaker
Last Week 156
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 13
157 Last Week: 126
Last Week 126
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 14
158 Last Week: 131

Player

Player
Last Week 131
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 34
159 Last Week: 159

Rotations

Tim Weisberg
Last Week 159
Peak Position 159
Wks on Chart 6
160 Last Week: 147

Once Upon A Dream

Enchantment
Last Week 147
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 21
161 Last Week: 162

I Want To Live

John Denver
Last Week 162
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 25
162 Last Week: 172

Sky Blue

Passport
Last Week 172
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 7
163 Last Week: 166

Love Will Find A Way

Pharoah Sanders
Last Week 166
Peak Position 163
Wks on Chart 5
164 Last Week: 143

Endless Wire

Gordon Lightfoot
Last Week 143
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 20
165 Last Week: 175

Heart To Heart

David Sanborn
Last Week 175
Peak Position 151
Wks on Chart 6
166 Last Week: 169
Last Week 169
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 31
167 Last Week: 177

Come On Dance,dance

Saturday Night Band
Last Week 177
Peak Position 125
Wks on Chart 17
168 Last Week: 178

Brazil Once Again

Herbie Mann
Last Week 178
Peak Position 165
Wks on Chart 5
169 Last Week: 164

Ever Ready

Johnnie Taylor
Last Week 164
Peak Position 164
Wks on Chart 6
170 Last Week: 146

Head East

Head East
Last Week 146
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 14
171 Last Week: 171

Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975

Eagles
Last Week 171
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 183
172 Last Week: 176

Odyssey

Odyssey
Last Week 176
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 38
173 Last Week: 173

Eruption

Eruption
Last Week 173
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 13
174 Last Week: 180

Before And After Science

Brian Eno
Last Week 180
Peak Position 171
Wks on Chart 5
175 Last Week: 185

Everyday,everynight

Flora Purim
Last Week 185
Peak Position 174
Wks on Chart 4
176 Last Week: 174
Last Week 174
Peak Position 95
Wks on Chart 13
177 Last Week: 128

Two Hot For Love

T.H.P. Orchestra

Last Week 128
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 19
178 Last Week: 188

Inner Conflicts

Billy Cobham
Last Week 188
Peak Position 172
Wks on Chart 4
179 Last Week: --

Toby Beau

Toby Beau
Last Week --
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 23
180 Last Week: 190

Band Together

Rare Earth
Last Week 190
Peak Position 156
Wks on Chart 6
181 Last Week: 186
Last Week 186
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 31
182 Last Week: 182

What If

Dixie Dregs

Last Week 182
Peak Position 182
Wks on Chart 4
183 Last Week: --

Pousette Dart #3

The Pousette Dart Band

Last Week --
Peak Position 161
Wks on Chart 5
185 Last Week: --

The Memphis Horns Band II

Memphis Horns

Last Week --
Peak Position 163
Wks on Chart 9
186 Last Week: 189

Double Trouble

Frankie Miller
Last Week 189
Peak Position 177
Wks on Chart 10
187 Last Week: 183

Star Wars

Soundtrack
Last Week 183
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 53
188 Last Week: --

Entertainers On And Off The Record

The Statler Brothers
Last Week --
Peak Position 155
Wks on Chart 9
189 Last Week: 149

Romeo + Juliet

Alec R. Costandinos And The Synconic Orchestra

Last Week 149
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 17
190 Last Week: 192

You Light Up My Life

Debby Boone
Last Week 192
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 37
191 Last Week: 184

Burchfield Nines

Michael Franks
Last Week 184
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 10
192 Last Week: 195

Wings Over America

Paul McCartney And Wings

Last Week 195
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 90
194 Last Week: 160

Mad Hatter

Chick Corea
Last Week 160
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 14
195 Last Week: 155

We Came To Play

Tower Of Power
Last Week 155
Peak Position 89
Wks on Chart 8
196 Last Week: 196

Born Late

Shaun Cassidy
Last Week 196
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 37
197 Last Week: 167

Thunder Island

Jay Ferguson
Last Week 167
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 12
198 Last Week: 198

Book Of Dreams

The Steve Miller Band

Last Week 198
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 68
199 Last Week: 161
Last Week 161
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 8