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.

8 Last Week: 8

It's Hard

The Who
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 32
9 Last Week: 9

The Nylon Curtain

Billy Joel
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 35
12 Last Week: 12

Heartlight

Neil Diamond
Last Week 12
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 34
13 Last Week: 14

Combat Rock

The Clash
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 61
14 Last Week: 6

If That's What It Takes

Michael McDonald
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 32
15 Last Week: 19

Night And Day

Joe Jackson
Last Week 19
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 57
16 Last Week: 18

Olivia's Greatest Hits, Vol. 2

Olivia Newton-John
Last Week 18
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 86
18 Last Week: 24

The Nightfly

Donald Fagen
Last Week 24
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 27
19 Last Week: 21

Love Over Gold

Dire Straits
Last Week 21
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 32
22 Last Week: 34

H2o

Daryl Hall John Oates

Last Week 34
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 68
25 Last Week: 29

I Can't Stand Still

Don Henley
Last Week 29
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 35
26 Last Week: 26

What Time Is It

The Time
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 33
28 Last Week: 28

Peter Gabriel (Security)

Peter Gabriel
Last Week 28
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 31
29 Last Week: 31

Silk Electric

Diana Ross
Last Week 31
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 24
30 Last Week: 13

High Adventure

Kenny Loggins
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 44
31 Last Week: 33

Get Closer

Linda Ronstadt
Last Week 33
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 28
32 Last Week: --

Famous Last Words

Supertramp
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 28
33 Last Week: 20

No Control

Eddie Money
Last Week 20
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 44
34 Last Week: 35

Chicago 16

Chicago
Last Week 35
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 38
36 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 24
38 Last Week: 40

No Fun Aloud

Glenn Frey
Last Week 40
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 38
39 Last Week: 22

Shango

Santana
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 23
41 Last Week: 41

View From The Ground

America
Last Week 41
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 28
42 Last Week: 42

The Lexicon Of Love

ABC
Last Week 42
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 39
43 Last Week: 36

Eye Of The Tiger

Survivor
Last Week 36
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 41
44 Last Week: 32

Rock In A Hard Place

Aerosmith
Last Week 32
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 19
46 Last Week: 46

Donna Summer

Donna Summer
Last Week 46
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 37
47 Last Week: 39

Abracadabra

The Steve Miller Band

Last Week 39
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 33
48 Last Week: 51

Incognito

Spyro Gyra
Last Week 51
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 24
50 Last Week: 50

Steel Breeze

Steel Breeze
Last Week 50
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 28
51 Last Week: 43

Rough Diamonds

Bad Company
Last Week 43
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 18
52 Last Week: 75

An Officer And A Gentleman

Soundtrack
Last Week 75
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 23
53 Last Week: 73

Word Of Mouth

Toni Basil
Last Week 73
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 30
54 Last Week: 54

Quiet Lies

Juice Newton
Last Week 54
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 46
55 Last Week: 55

Sneakin' Out

Stacy Lattisaw
Last Week 55
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 16
56 Last Week: 62

Vanity 6

Vanity 6
Last Week 62
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 31
58 Last Week: 58

Just Sylvia

Sylvia 1

Last Week 58
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 33
59 Last Week: 59

Jane Fonda's Workout Record

Jane Fonda
Last Week 59
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 127
63 Last Week: 45
Last Week 45
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 30
65 Last Week: 48

Good Trouble

REO Speedwagon
Last Week 48
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 24
66 Last Week: 66

Talking Back To The Night

Steve Winwood
Last Week 66
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 25
68 Last Week: 135

WWII

Waylon & Willie

Last Week 135
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 22
70 Last Week: 80

I Advance Masked

Andy Summers And Robert Fripp

Last Week 80
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 11
71 Last Week: 150

Two Of A Kind

Earl Klugh
Last Week 150
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 29
74 Last Week: 57

Vacation

Go-Go's

Last Week 57
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 28
75 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 17
77 Last Week: 77

Hooked On Swing

Larry Elgart And His Manhattan Swing Orchestra

Last Week 77
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 41
78 Last Week: 67

Let Me Tickle Your Fancy

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 67
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 16
79 Last Week: 68

Special Forces

38 Special

Last Week 68
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 42
80 Last Week: 69

Fast Times At Ridgemont High

Soundtrack
Last Week 69
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 20
82 Last Week: 82
Last Week 82
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 22
83 Last Week: --

Dan Fogelberg/Greatest Hits

Dan Fogelberg
Last Week --
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 35
84 Last Week: 90

Utopia

Utopia
Last Week 90
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 19
85 Last Week: 85

Madness, Money And Music

Sheena Easton
Last Week 85
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 12
86 Last Week: 99

Pat Travers' Black Pearl

Pat Travers
Last Week 99
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 13
87 Last Week: 98

Radio Romance

Eddie Rabbitt
Last Week 98
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 25
88 Last Week: 88

All Four One

The Motels
Last Week 88
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 41
90 Last Week: 76

Power Play

April Wine
Last Week 76
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 20
93 Last Week: 93

Upstairs At Eric's

Yaz
Last Week 93
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 32
95 Last Week: 78

Suburban Voodoo

Paul Carrack
Last Week 78
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 14
96 Last Week: 96

Three Sides Live

Genesis
Last Week 96
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 25
97 Last Week: 189

Friend Or Foe

Adam Ant
Last Week 189
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 36
98 Last Week: 104

Carnival

Duran Duran
Last Week 104
Peak Position 98
Wks on Chart 15
99 Last Week: 116

Worlds Apart

Saga
Last Week 116
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 36
100 Last Week: 79

Gap Band Iv

The Gap Band
Last Week 79
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 52
101 Last Week: 97
Last Week 97
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 40
102 Last Week: 102

Hooked On Classics

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By Louis Clark

Last Week 102
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 68
103 Last Week: 101

E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial

Soundtrack
Last Week 101
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 33
105 Last Week: 105

Sheffield Steel

Joe Cocker
Last Week 105
Peak Position 105
Wks on Chart 23
106 Last Week: 92

Love Will Turn You Around

Kenny Rogers
Last Week 92
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 24
108 Last Week: --

20 Greatest Hits

The Beatles
Last Week --
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 28
112 Last Week: 81

Missing Persons

Missing Persons
Last Week 81
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 47
114 Last Week: 114
Last Week 114
Peak Position 114
Wks on Chart 15
115 Last Week: 83

One On One

Cheap Trick
Last Week 83
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 27
116 Last Week: 84

Jump Up

Elton John
Last Week 84
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 33
117 Last Week: 125

Over There (live At The Venue In London)

The Blasters
Last Week 125
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 8
120 Last Week: --

Hank Williams, Jr.'s Greatest Hits

Hank Williams Jr.

Last Week --
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 55
121 Last Week: 122

All The Best Cowboys Have Chinese Eyes

Pete Townshend
Last Week 122
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 26
122 Last Week: 124

Beauty And The Beat

Go-Go's

Last Week 124
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 72
123 Last Week: 86

Imperial Bedroom

Elvis Costello And The Attractions

Last Week 86
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 24
124 Last Week: 87

Zapp Ii

Zapp
Last Week 87
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 19
125 Last Week: --

Forever Now

Psychedelic Furs

Last Week --
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 32
126 Last Week: 133

Moving Target

Gil Scott-Heron
Last Week 133
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 9
127 Last Week: 127

Now And Forever

Air Supply
Last Week 127
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 38
128 Last Week: 132

Willie Nelson's Greatest Hits (& Some That Will Be)

Willie Nelson
Last Week 132
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 93
129 Last Week: 129

Primitive Man

Icehouse
Last Week 129
Peak Position 129
Wks on Chart 6
130 Last Week: 120

Loverboy

Loverboy
Last Week 120
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 105
132 Last Week: 117

Tantalizingly Hot

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 117
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 19
133 Last Week: 151

Jeffrey Osborne

Jeffrey Osborne
Last Week 151
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 43
135 Last Week: 143

The Bad C.c.

Carl Carlton
Last Week 143
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 7
140 Last Week: --

Casino Lights

Various Artists
Last Week --
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 19
141 Last Week: 142

Dreamgirls

Original Cast
Last Week 142
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 29
144 Last Week: 130

Marshall Crenshaw

Marshall Crenshaw
Last Week 130
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 27
145 Last Week: 147

Kenny Rogers' Greatest Hits

Kenny Rogers
Last Week 147
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 161
146 Last Week: 95

Success Hasn't Spoiled Me Yet

Rick Springfield
Last Week 95
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 35
147 Last Week: 123

A Taste Of Yesterday's Wine

Merle Haggard/George Jones

Last Week 123
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 12
148 Last Week: 148

Stevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium I

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 148
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 28
149 Last Week: 149
Last Week 149
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 31
150 Last Week: 190

The Party's Over

Talk Talk
Last Week 190
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 16
151 Last Week: 100

High N' Dry

Def Leppard
Last Week 100
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 123
152 Last Week: --

Special Beat Service

The English Beat
Last Week --
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 44
156 Last Week: 146

Private Eyes

Daryl Hall John Oates

Last Week 146
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 61
157 Last Week: --

The Jazz Singer (Soundtrack)

Neil Diamond
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 115
158 Last Week: 172

Yes, Giorgio

Luciano Pavarotti
Last Week 172
Peak Position 158
Wks on Chart 3
159 Last Week: 166

Second To Nunn

Bobby Nunn
Last Week 166
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 8
160 Last Week: 160

12 Greatest Hits Vol. II

Neil Diamond
Last Week 160
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 42
161 Last Week: 141

Tane Cain

Tane Cain
Last Week 141
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 10
162 Last Week: 164

Instant Love

Cheryl Lynn
Last Week 164
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 20
163 Last Week: 153
Last Week 153
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 81
165 Last Week: 134

Something Special

Kool & The Gang
Last Week 134
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 67
166 Last Week: 157

"Still Life" (American Concert 1981)

The Rolling Stones
Last Week 157
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 23
167 Last Week: --

The Dreaming

Kate Bush
Last Week --
Peak Position 157
Wks on Chart 11
168 Last Week: --

Greatest Hits: Volume 2

Eagles
Last Week --
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 18
172 Last Week: 136
Last Week 136
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 9
173 Last Week: --

The Other Side Of The Rainbow

Melba Moore
Last Week --
Peak Position 152
Wks on Chart 19
174 Last Week: 155

The Hottest Night Of The Year

Anne Murray
Last Week 155
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 12
175 Last Week: 145

Acting Very Strange

Mike Rutherford
Last Week 145
Peak Position 145
Wks on Chart 6
176 Last Week: --

In The Mood For Something Rude

Foghat
Last Week --
Peak Position 162
Wks on Chart 5
177 Last Week: 167

Keep It Live

Dazz Band
Last Week 167
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 34
178 Last Week: 168

The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas

Soundtrack
Last Week 168
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 15
180 Last Week: 171

Fandango

Herb Alpert
Last Week 171
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 26
182 Last Week: 178

Freeze-frame

The J. Geils Band

Last Week 178
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 70
183 Last Week: 121

This One's For You

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 121
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 15
184 Last Week: 179

Benefactor

Romeo Void
Last Week 179
Peak Position 119
Wks on Chart 13
185 Last Week: 185

Wild Heart Of The Young

Karla Bonoff
Last Week 185
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 35
186 Last Week: 186

Sweets From The Stranger

Squeeze
Last Week 186
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 30
187 Last Week: --

Pointer Sisters' Greatest Hits

The Pointer Sisters
Last Week --
Peak Position 178
Wks on Chart 3
188 Last Week: --

Keep On Doing It

The Roches
Last Week --
Peak Position 183
Wks on Chart 3
189 Last Week: --

Something's Going On

Frida
Last Week --
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 28
190 Last Week: 103

The Jimi Hendrix Concerts

Jimi Hendrix
Last Week 103
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 8
191 Last Week: 174

I Want Candy

Bow Wow Wow
Last Week 174
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 9
192 Last Week: 193
Last Week 193
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 86
193 Last Week: --

Shuttered Room

The Fixx
Last Week --
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 51
194 Last Week: 177

Chariots Of Fire (Soundtrack)

Vangelis
Last Week 177
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
195 Last Week: 199

The Innocent Age

Dan Fogelberg
Last Week 199
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 62
197 Last Week: 113

Abominog

Uriah Heep
Last Week 113
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 16
198 Last Week: 152

Non Stop Ecstatic Dancing

Soft Cell
Last Week 152
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 14
199 Last Week: 158

Rocky Iii

Soundtrack
Last Week 158
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 19