Billboard 200

Billboard 200

Sales Data 1
Streaming Data 2

The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums).

1 Last Week: 9

We Are The World

USA For Africa
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

No Jacket Required

Phil Collins
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 123
4 Last Week: 3

Beverly Hills Cop

Soundtrack
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 62
6 Last Week: 6

Like A Virgin

Madonna
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 5

Private Dancer

Tina Turner
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 106
8 Last Week: 10

Diamond Life

Sade
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 81
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 7

Make It Big

Wham!
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
11 Last Week: 11

Agent Provocateur

Foreigner
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 45
12 Last Week: 20

Nightshift

Commodores
Last Week 20
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 8

Wheels Are Turning

REO Speedwagon

Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 49
14 Last Week: 14

Vision Quest

Soundtrack
Last Week 14
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 23
15 Last Week: 12

Reckless

Bryan Adams

Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 82
16 Last Week: 16

Building The Perfect Beast

Don Henley
Last Week 16
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 63
17 Last Week: 13

She s The Boss

Mick Jagger
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 29
18 Last Week: 22

Crazy From The Heat

David Lee Roth
Last Week 22
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 21
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 72
21 Last Week: 17

The Firm

The Firm
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 33
22 Last Week: 19

New Edition

New Edition
Last Week 19
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 54
23 Last Week: 23

The Breakfast Club

Soundtrack
Last Week 23
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 46
25 Last Week: 28

Songs From The Big Chair

Tears For Fears
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 83
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 35

The Power Station

The Power Station
Last Week 35
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 40

The Night I Fell In Love

Luther Vandross
Last Week 40
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 38

Rhythm Of The Night

Debarge
Last Week 38
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 32

Swept Away

Diana Ross
Last Week 32
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 31
Last Week 31
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 33

Emergency

Kool

Last Week 33
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 74
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 34

Animotion

Animotion
Last Week 34
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 29

Vital Signs

Survivor
Last Week 29
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 61
35 Last Week: 36

Behind The Sun

Eric Clapton
Last Week 36
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 26

Can t Slow Down

Lionel Richie
Last Week 26
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 160
37 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 30

Sign In Please

Autograph
Last Week 30
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 29
40 Last Week: 41

Starchild

Teena Marie
Last Week 41
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 35
41 Last Week: 39

The Unforgettable Fire

U2
Last Week 39
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 132
42 Last Week: 59

Dream Into Action

Howard Jones
Last Week 59
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 44

She's So Unusual

Cyndi Lauper
Last Week 44
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 96
45 Last Week: 45

40 Hour Week

Alabama
Last Week 45
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 40
46 Last Week: 42

Ice Cream Castle

The Time
Last Week 42
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 57
47 Last Week: 68

Vox Humana

Kenny Loggins
Last Week 68
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 50

Beyond Appearances

Santana
Last Week 50
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 21
51 Last Week: 53

Citizen Kihn

Greg Kihn
Last Week 53
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 47

A Private Heaven

Sheena Easton
Last Week 47
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 35
54 Last Week: 54

How Will The Wolf Survive

Los Lobos
Last Week 54
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 34
55 Last Week: 55

Giuffria

Giuffria
Last Week 55
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 29
56 Last Week: 56

Amadeus

Soundtrack
Last Week 56
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 78
57 Last Week: 62

The Allnighter

Glenn Frey
Last Week 62
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 65
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 60

Only Four You

Mary Jane Girls
Last Week 60
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 57

The Age Of Consent

Bronski Beat
Last Week 57
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 25
60 Last Week: 65

King Of Rock

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 65
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 66
Last Week 66
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 51

Solid

Ashford
Last Week 51
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 36
63 Last Week: 63

Rain Forest

Paul Hardcastle
Last Week 63
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 25
64 Last Week: 48

Perfect Strangers

Deep Purple
Last Week 48
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 32
65 Last Week: 67

Berry Gordy s The Last Dragon

Soundtrack

Last Week 67
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 58

All The Rage

General Public
Last Week 58
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 39
67 Last Week: 64
Last Week 64
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 158
68 Last Week: 61

A Sense Of Wonder

Van Morrison
Last Week 61
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 17
69 Last Week: 73

Go West

Go West
Last Week 73
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 71

An Innocent Man

Billy Joel
Last Week 71
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 111
71 Last Week: 69

Heartbeat City

The Cars
Last Week 69
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 69
72 Last Week: 72

Escape

Whodini
Last Week 72
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 48
73 Last Week: 81

Chess

Various Artists

Last Week 81
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 70

Thunder Seven

Triumph
Last Week 70
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 30
75 Last Week: 75

Chinese Wall

Philip Bailey
Last Week 75
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 35
76 Last Week: 78

Friendship

Ray Charles
Last Week 78
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 20
77 Last Week: 109

Katrina And The . . . Waves

Katrina And The Waves

Last Week 109
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: 77

Truly For You

The Temptations
Last Week 77
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 34
79 Last Week: 79

Meeting In The Ladies Room

Klymaxx
Last Week 79
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 67
80 Last Week: 82

Thunder On The East

Loudness

Last Week 82
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 84

John Parr

John Parr
Last Week 84
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 26
82 Last Week: 80

The Woman In Red-Soundtrack

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 80
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 40
83 Last Week: 88
Last Week 88
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 76

Face Value

Phil Collins
Last Week 76
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 164
85 Last Week: 83

Gap Band VI

Gap Band
Last Week 83
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 23
86 Last Week: 93
Last Week 93
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 89

Madonna

Madonna
Last Week 89
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 168
88 Last Week: 112

Fiona

Fiona
Last Week 112
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 91

Step By Step

Jeff Lorber
Last Week 91
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 111

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston
Last Week 111
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 162
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 95
Last Week 95
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 32
93 Last Week: 98

Secret Secrets

Joan Armatrading
Last Week 98
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
94 Last Week: 86

Planetary Invasion

Midnight Star
Last Week 86
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 32
95 Last Week: 105

Hard Line

The Blasters
Last Week 105
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: 96

Fat Boys

Fat Boys
Last Week 96
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 40
97 Last Week: 92
Last Week 92
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 37
98 Last Week: 100

Metal Heart

Accept
Last Week 100
Peak Position 94
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
99 Last Week: 104

Stay Hard

Raven
Last Week 104
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
100 Last Week: 125

Steady Nerves

Graham Parker
Last Week 125
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
101 Last Week: 114

Ego Trip

Kurtis Blow
Last Week 114
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
102 Last Week: 97

The Big Chill

Soundtrack
Last Week 97
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 161
103 Last Week: 99

Stop Making Sense

Talking Heads
Last Week 99
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 118
104 Last Week: 74

The Falcon

Soundtrack
Last Week 74
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 10
105 Last Week: 107

The Right To Rock

Keel
Last Week 107
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
106 Last Week: 106
Last Week 106
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 77
107 Last Week: 108

Straight To The Heart

David Sanborn
Last Week 108
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 32
108 Last Week: 90

The Word Is Out

Jermaine Stewart
Last Week 90
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 11
109 Last Week: 152

Voices Carry

Til Tuesday
Last Week 152
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
110 Last Week: 94

Street Talk

Steve Perry
Last Week 94
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 60
112 Last Week: 118

Lost And Found

Jason

Last Week 118
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
113 Last Week: 117

Tooth

Dokken

Last Week 117
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 74
  • Gains in performance
114 Last Week: 103

Gap Gold

Gap Band
Last Week 103
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 16
115 Last Week: 87

Love Bomb

The Tubes
Last Week 87
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 10
116 Last Week: 113

Playing To Win

Little River Band
Last Week 113
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 14
117 Last Week: 121

Meat Is Murder

The Smiths
Last Week 121
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
118 Last Week: 116

I Feel For You

Chaka Khan
Last Week 116
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 49
119 Last Week: 101
Last Week 101
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 28
120 Last Week: 123

Change No Change

Elliot Easton
Last Week 123
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 11
121 Last Week: 133

No Muss...No Fuss

Donnie Iris
Last Week 133
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
122 Last Week: 120

Eliminator

ZZ Top
Last Week 120
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 183
New
123 Last Week: --

Don t Suppose

Limahl
Last Week --
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
124 Last Week: 124

MTV s Rock N Roll To Go

Various Artists
Last Week 124
Peak Position 91
Wks on Chart 12
125 Last Week: 102

Across A Crowded Room

Richard Thompson
Last Week 102
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 13
126 Last Week: 149

Porky s Revenge

Soundtrack
Last Week 149
Peak Position 122
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
127 Last Week: 130
Last Week 130
Peak Position 126
Wks on Chart 12
128 Last Week: 134

High Crime

Al Jarreau
Last Week 134
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 35
129 Last Week: 129

Under A Blood Red Sky

U2
Last Week 129
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 180
New
130 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
131 Last Week: 147

Sense Of Purpose

Third World
Last Week 147
Peak Position 119
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
132 Last Week: 132

Voices In The Sky-Best Of The Moody Blues

The Moody Blues
Last Week 132
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 9
133 Last Week: 126

Animalize

Kiss
Last Week 126
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 38
134 Last Week: 140

Into The Night

Soundtrack
Last Week 140
Peak Position 118
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
135 Last Week: 155

Some Great Reward

Depeche Mode
Last Week 155
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
136 Last Week: 138

The Glamorous Life

Sheila E
Last Week 138
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 46
137 Last Week: 110

All This Love

Debarge
Last Week 110
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 48
139 Last Week: 119
Last Week 119
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 26
New
141 Last Week: --

Alexander O Neal

Alexander O Neal
Last Week --
Peak Position 92
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
142 Last Week: 137
Last Week 137
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 26
143 Last Week: 146

In A Special Way

Debarge
Last Week 146
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 40
144 Last Week: 135
Last Week 135
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 164
145 Last Week: 139

Run D.M.C.

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 139
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 65
146 Last Week: 136

Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie
Last Week 136
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 140
147 Last Week: 150

Fantastic

Wham!
Last Week 150
Peak Position 127
Wks on Chart 44
148 Last Week: 144

Dark Side Of The Moon

Pink Floyd
Last Week 144
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 741
149 Last Week: 145

Ride The Lightning

Metallica
Last Week 145
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 50
150 Last Week: 122

Volume One

The Honeydrippers

Last Week 122
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 31
151 Last Week: 148

Word Of Mouth

The Kinks
Last Week 148
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 20
152 Last Week: 153

Finder Of Lost Loves

Dionne Warwick
Last Week 153
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 11
153 Last Week: 162

Love Is What You Make It

Kenny Rogers
Last Week 162
Peak Position 145
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
154 Last Week: 154
Last Week 154
Peak Position 152
Wks on Chart 7
155 Last Week: 131

Stay Hungry

Twisted Sister
Last Week 131
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 52
157 Last Week: 151

Heartbreak

Shalamar
Last Week 151
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 24
158 Last Week: 157

Geffrey Morgan

UB40
Last Week 157
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 26
159 Last Week: 186

Disturbing The Peace

Alcatrazz
Last Week 186
Peak Position 145
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
161 Last Week: 159

W.A.S.P.

W.A.S.P.
Last Week 159
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 31
162 Last Week: 156

Hot House Flowers

Wynton Marsalis
Last Week 156
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 39
163 Last Week: 165

More Songs From The Big Chill

Various Artists

Last Week 165
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 49
164 Last Week: 169

War

U2
Last Week 169
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 179
New
165 Last Week: --

Read My Lips

Melba Moore
Last Week --
Peak Position 130
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
166 Last Week: 163

No Brakes

John Waite
Last Week 163
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 43
167 Last Week: 166

Eugene Wilde

Eugene Wilde
Last Week 166
Peak Position 97
Wks on Chart 15
168 Last Week: 173

Shout At The Devil

Motley Crue
Last Week 173
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 111
169 Last Week: 175

Birdy-Soundtrack

Peter Gabriel
Last Week 175
Peak Position 162
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
170 Last Week: 180

Fervor

Jason

Last Week 180
Peak Position 157
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
171 Last Week: 177
Last Week 177
Peak Position 156
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
173 Last Week: 160

Jukebox

Dazz Band
Last Week 160
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 29
174 Last Week: 128

Why Not Me

The Judds
Last Week 128
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 27
175 Last Week: 189

Greatest Hits

George Strait
Last Week 189
Peak Position 157
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
176 Last Week: 167

First Circle

Pat Metheny Group
Last Week 167
Peak Position 91
Wks on Chart 35
177 Last Week: 182

He Thinks He s Ray Stevens

Ray Stevens
Last Week 182
Peak Position 118
Wks on Chart 19
178 Last Week: 143

I Can Dream About You

Dan Hartman
Last Week 143
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 28
New
179 Last Week: 206

Go For Your Life

Mountain
Last Week 206
Peak Position 166
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
180 Last Week: 194

The Velveteen Rabbit

George Winston
Last Week 194
Peak Position 180
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
181 Last Week: 181

Backwards And Forwards

Aztec Camera

Last Week 181
Peak Position 181
Wks on Chart 3
182 Last Week: 183

Samurai Samba

Yellowjackets
Last Week 183
Peak Position 179
Wks on Chart 4
183 Last Week: 190

No Parking On The Dance Floor

Midnight Star
Last Week 190
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 96
184 Last Week: 185

Too Hot To Stop It

The Manhattans
Last Week 185
Peak Position 171
Wks on Chart 6
New
185 Last Week: --

The Riddle

Nik Kershaw
Last Week --
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
186 Last Week: 188

Reckoning

R.E.M.
Last Week 188
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 53
New
187 Last Week: 208

The Method To Our Madness

The Lords Of The New Church
Last Week 208
Peak Position 158
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
188 Last Week: 171

Power Slave

Iron Maiden
Last Week 171
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 34
189 Last Week: 193

Straight Ahead

Amy Grant
Last Week 193
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
190 Last Week: 196

Thief In The Night

George Duke
Last Week 196
Peak Position 183
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
191 Last Week: 176

Footloose

Soundtrack
Last Week 176
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
New
192 Last Week: 204

Extra Play

Kaja
Last Week 204
Peak Position 185
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
193 Last Week: 172

Sawyer Brown

Sawyer Brown
Last Week 172
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 11
New
194 Last Week: 207

Sportin Life

Weather Report
Last Week 207
Peak Position 191
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
New
195 Last Week: 203

Stay Tuned

Chet Atkins
Last Week 203
Peak Position 145
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
196 Last Week: 161

2:00 A.M. Paradise Cafe

Barry Manilow
Last Week 161
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
198 Last Week: 178
Last Week 178
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 62
199 Last Week: 174
Last Week 174
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 44
200 Last Week: 170
Last Week 170
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 28