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

Crimes Of Passion

Pat Benatar
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 93
3 Last Week: 4

Kenny Rogers' Greatest Hits

Kenny Rogers
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 161
5 Last Week: 7

The Jazz Singer (Soundtrack)

Neil Diamond
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 115
9 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 36
10 Last Week: 11

Autoamerican

Blondie
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 34
12 Last Week: 12

Foolish Behaviour

Rod Stewart
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 21
15 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 20
18 Last Week: 15

Greatest Hits/live

Heart
Last Week 15
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 25
19 Last Week: 18

The Game

Queen
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
20 Last Week: 22
Last Week 22
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 44
21 Last Week: 21

Christopher Cross

Christopher Cross
Last Week 21
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 116
22 Last Week: 23

Super Trouper

ABBA
Last Week 23
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 38
23 Last Week: 27

Lost In Love

Air Supply
Last Week 27
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 104
24 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 26
25 Last Week: 26

Ann Murray's Greatest Hits

Anne Murray
Last Week 26
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 59
26 Last Week: 20

Makin' Movies

Dire Straits
Last Week 20
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 31
27 Last Week: 29

Flash Gordon

Queen
Last Week 29
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 15
28 Last Week: 32

9 To 5 And Odd Jobs

Dolly Parton
Last Week 32
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 34
31 Last Week: 35

Fantastic Voyage

Lakeside
Last Week 35
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 35
34 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 67
35 Last Week: 33

Seconds Of Pleasure

Rockpile
Last Week 33
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 19
37 Last Week: 38

Against The Wind

Bob Seger
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 110
38 Last Week: 37

Freedom Of Choice

Devo
Last Week 37
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 51
39 Last Week: 36

Living In A Fantasy

Leo Sayer
Last Week 36
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 23
41 Last Week: 39

Greatest Hits Vol. 2

Linda Ronstadt
Last Week 39
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 21
43 Last Week: 42

Honeysuckle Rose

Soundtrack
Last Week 42
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 36
44 Last Week: 48

Yesshows

Yes
Last Week 48
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 12
45 Last Week: 47

Kenny Loggins Alive

Kenny Loggins
Last Week 47
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 31
46 Last Week: 46

Black Sea

XTC
Last Week 46
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 24
47 Last Week: 51

Andy Gibb's Greatest Hits

Andy Gibb
Last Week 51
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 18
48 Last Week: 45
Last Week 45
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
49 Last Week: 44

Feel Me

Cameo
Last Week 44
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 17
50 Last Week: 49

Scary Monsters

David Bowie
Last Week 49
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 27
51 Last Week: 53

The Wanderer

Donna Summer
Last Week 53
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 18
52 Last Week: 52

Remain In Light

Talking Heads
Last Week 52
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 27
54 Last Week: 54
Last Week 54
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 26
55 Last Week: 69

Ghost Riders

The Outlaws
Last Week 69
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 26
57 Last Week: 59

As One

Barkays

Last Week 59
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 16
59 Last Week: 94
Last Week 94
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 54
60 Last Week: 63

Touch

ConFunkShun

Last Week 63
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 19
61 Last Week: 67

Trombipulation

Parliament
Last Week 67
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 7
62 Last Week: 68

Live & More

Roberta Flack And Peabo Bryson

Last Week 68
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 19
63 Last Week: 65

I Believe In You

Don Williams
Last Week 65
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 31
64 Last Week: 75

Made In America

Blues Brothers

Last Week 75
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 12
66 Last Week: 76

The Gap Band III

The Gap Band
Last Week 76
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 37
67 Last Week: 70

Irons In The Fire

Teena Marie
Last Week 70
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 29
68 Last Week: 61

Divine Madness

Bette Midler
Last Week 61
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 14
69 Last Week: 84

Shaved Fish

John Lennon
Last Week 84
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 32
70 Last Week: 83

The Beatles 1967-1970

The Beatles
Last Week 83
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 182
71 Last Week: 82

The Beatles 1962-1966

The Beatles
Last Week 82
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 175
72 Last Week: 55

Give Me The Night

George Benson
Last Week 55
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 38
74 Last Week: 74
Last Week 74
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 18
78 Last Week: 78

Urban Cowboy

Soundtrack
Last Week 78
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 47
79 Last Week: 80
Last Week 80
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 15
80 Last Week: 91

City Nights

Tierra
Last Week 91
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 21
81 Last Week: 81

Catholic Boy

The Jim Carroll Band

Last Week 81
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 23
83 Last Week: 85

Carnaval

Spyro Gyra
Last Week 85
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 30
84 Last Week: 108

The Jealous Kind

Delbert McClinton
Last Week 108
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 28
85 Last Week: 90

This Is My Dream

Switch
Last Week 90
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 17
87 Last Week: 87

Manhattans Greatest Hits

The Manhattans
Last Week 87
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 10
88 Last Week: 100

Mind Games

John Lennon
Last Week 100
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 31
89 Last Week: 89

Minimum Wage Rock & Roll

The Bus Boys

Last Week 89
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 15
90 Last Week: 93
Last Week 93
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 100
91 Last Week: 95

Shine On

LTD
Last Week 95
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 28
92 Last Week: 56

Panorama

The Cars
Last Week 56
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 28
93 Last Week: 62

All Shook Up

Cheap Trick
Last Week 62
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 15
95 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 12
96 Last Week: 186

Arc Of A Diver

Steve Winwood
Last Week 186
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 43
97 Last Week: 99

In The Heat Of The Night

Pat Benatar
Last Week 99
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 122
98 Last Week: 98

Late Night Guitar

Earl Klugh
Last Week 98
Peak Position 98
Wks on Chart 23
99 Last Week: 101

One More Song

Randy Meisner
Last Week 101
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 33
101 Last Week: 103

Audio Visions

Kansas
Last Week 103
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 21
102 Last Week: 118

Imagination

The Whispers
Last Week 118
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 27
103 Last Week: 57

Night Passage

Weather Report
Last Week 57
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 14
104 Last Week: 72

Wild Planet

The B-52s
Last Week 72
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 27
105 Last Week: 110

I'm No Hero

Cliff Richard
Last Week 110
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 34
106 Last Week: 111

Stone Jam

Slave
Last Week 111
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 34
108 Last Week: 71

Candles

Heatwave
Last Week 71
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 10
109 Last Week: 77

Emotional Rescue

The Rolling Stones
Last Week 77
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
110 Last Week: 115

Shades Of Blue

Lou Rawls
Last Week 115
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 6
111 Last Week: 113

Nothin' Matters And What If It Did

John Cougar
Last Week 113
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 55
112 Last Week: 121

Three For Love

Shalamar
Last Week 121
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 36
115 Last Week: 88
Last Week 88
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 15
116 Last Week: 116
Last Week 116
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 10
117 Last Week: 104

Sweet Sensation

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 104
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 44
119 Last Week: 112

Beat Crazy

Joe Jackson
Last Week 112
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 16
121 Last Week: 136

Skyyport

Sky
Last Week 136
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 20
124 Last Week: 126
Last Week 126
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 43
125 Last Week: 114

Black Market Clash

The Clash
Last Week 114
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 16
126 Last Week: 117

Civilized Evil

Jean Luc Ponty

Last Week 117
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 18
128 Last Week: 135

Clouds Across The Sun

Firefall
Last Week 135
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 13
130 Last Week: 133

The Gambler

Kenny Rogers
Last Week 133
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 112
131 Last Week: --

Borderline

Ry Cooder
Last Week --
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 16
132 Last Week: 119

On The Edge

The Babys
Last Week 119
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 15
133 Last Week: 144

The Idolmaker

Soundtrack
Last Week 144
Peak Position 130
Wks on Chart 9
134 Last Week: 120

Light Of The Stable: The Christmas Album

Emmylou Harris
Last Week 120
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 9
135 Last Week: 124

Ultra Wave

Bootsy
Last Week 124
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 9
138 Last Week: 140

Urban Cowboy Ii

Soundtrack
Last Week 140
Peak Position 134
Wks on Chart 6
139 Last Week: 123

True Colours

Split Enz
Last Week 123
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 25
140 Last Week: 166

The Best Of Johnny Mathis 1975-1980

Johnny Mathis
Last Week 166
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 7
142 Last Week: 142

Dr. Hook/Greatest Hits

Dr. Hook
Last Week 142
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 12
143 Last Week: 102
Last Week 102
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 18
144 Last Week: 155

42nd Street

Original Cast
Last Week 155
Peak Position 120
Wks on Chart 11
145 Last Week: 143

Song Of Seven

Jon Anderson
Last Week 143
Peak Position 143
Wks on Chart 11
146 Last Week: 129
Last Week 129
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 91
147 Last Week: 172

Street Fever

Moon Martin
Last Week 172
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 15
149 Last Week: 173

Back To The Streets

Donnie Iris
Last Week 173
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 23
150 Last Week: 152

Sky

Sky
Last Week 152
Peak Position 125
Wks on Chart 21
151 Last Week: 162

Greatest Hits

The Oak Ridge Boys
Last Week 162
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 21
153 Last Week: 153
Last Week 153
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 33
154 Last Week: 134
Last Week 134
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 13
155 Last Week: 131

The Kings Are Here

The Kings
Last Week 131
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 26
156 Last Week: 158

In Harmony - A Sesame Street Record

Various Artists
Last Week 158
Peak Position 156
Wks on Chart 5
157 Last Week: 147

This Time

Jarreau
Last Week 147
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 35
158 Last Week: 139

One Trick Pony

Paul Simon
Last Week 139
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 26
159 Last Week: 128
Last Week 128
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 17
160 Last Week: 171

Live In The Heart Of The City

Whitesnake
Last Week 171
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 12
161 Last Week: 169

Beatin' The Odds

Molly Hatchet
Last Week 169
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 21
162 Last Week: 141

New Clear Day

The Vapors
Last Week 141
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 28
163 Last Week: 150

Sweat Band

Sweat Band

Last Week 150
Peak Position 150
Wks on Chart 8
164 Last Week: 151

At Peace With Woman

The Jones Girls
Last Week 151
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 24
165 Last Week: 154

The Legend Of Jesse James

Various Artists
Last Week 154
Peak Position 154
Wks on Chart 13
166 Last Week: 170

Ten Years Of Gold

Kenny Rogers
Last Week 170
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 104
167 Last Week: 165

The B-52's

The B-52s
Last Week 165
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 74
168 Last Week: 178

Bi-coastal

Peter Allen
Last Week 178
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 20
169 Last Week: 149

Dumb Waiters

The Korges

Last Week 149
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 12
170 Last Week: 160

Come Upstairs

Carly Simon
Last Week 160
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 32
171 Last Week: 161
Last Week 161
Peak Position 89
Wks on Chart 14
172 Last Week: --

Katy Lied

Steely Dan
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 26
173 Last Week: 163

One For The Road

The Kinks
Last Week 163
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 33
174 Last Week: --

Royal Scam

Steely Dan
Last Week --
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 29
175 Last Week: 164

Lookin' For Love

Johnny Lee
Last Week 164
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 21
176 Last Week: 187

Any Which Way You Can

Soundtrack
Last Week 187
Peak Position 141
Wks on Chart 9
177 Last Week: 177

Chipmunk Punk

The Chipmunks
Last Week 177
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 26
179 Last Week: 190

Better Days

The Blackbyrds
Last Week 190
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 11
180 Last Week: 167

Anytime, Anyplace, Anywhere

The Rossington Collins Band

Last Week 167
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 29
181 Last Week: 185

Pops In Space

John Williams & The Boston Pops Orchestra

Last Week 185
Peak Position 181
Wks on Chart 6
182 Last Week: 159
Last Week 159
Peak Position 159
Wks on Chart 6
183 Last Week: 157

Joy And Pain

Maze
Last Week 157
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 23
185 Last Week: 168

Chinatown

Thin Lizzy
Last Week 168
Peak Position 120
Wks on Chart 10
187 Last Week: 189

Hurry Up This Way Again

The Stylistics
Last Week 189
Peak Position 127
Wks on Chart 12
188 Last Week: 191

Gold + Platinum

Lynyrd Skynyrd
Last Week 191
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 65
189 Last Week: 156

I'm Not Strange I'm Just Like You

Keith Sykes
Last Week 156
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 11
190 Last Week: --

Golden Touch

Rose Royce
Last Week --
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 7
191 Last Week: 194

It's My Turn

Soundtrack
Last Week 194
Peak Position 137
Wks on Chart 11
192 Last Week: 196

The Awakening

The Reddings
Last Week 196
Peak Position 174
Wks on Chart 12
193 Last Week: 195

Pretenders

Pretenders
Last Week 195
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 78
194 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 193
Wks on Chart 2
195 Last Week: 193

Inherit The Wind

Wilton Felder
Last Week 193
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 13
196 Last Week: 200

No Night So Long

Dionne Warwick
Last Week 200
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 25
199 Last Week: 197

Rising

Dr. Hook
Last Week 197
Peak Position 175
Wks on Chart 8
200 Last Week: 181

Zapp

Zapp
Last Week 181
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 19