Billboard 200

Billboard 200

Sales Data1
Streaming Data2

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

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 162
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Promise

Sade

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
3 Last Week: 3

Heart

Heart

Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 92
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 75
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 5

Welcome To The Real World

Mr. Mister

Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
8 Last Week: 8

The Ultimate Sin

Ozzy Osbourne

Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 9

Knee Deep In The Hoopla

Starship

Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 50
10 Last Week: 10

Once Upon A Time

Simple Minds

Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 42
11 Last Week: 18

Falco 3

Falco

Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 14

Listen Like Thieves

INXS

Last Week 14
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 11

Afterburner

ZZ Top

Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 70
14 Last Week: 12

Nervous Night

Hooters

Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 74
15 Last Week: 15

Pictures For Pleasure

Charlie Sexton

Last Week 15
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 28

Pretty In Pink

Soundtrack

Last Week 28
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 20

As The Band Turns

Atlantic Starr

Last Week 20
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 19

Different Light

Bangles

Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 82
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 13

Rocky IV

Soundtrack

Last Week 13
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 30
21 Last Week: 24

No Jacket Required

Phil Collins

Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 123
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22

Mean Business

The Firm

Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 25

Greatest Hits

Alabama

Last Week 25
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 39

Lives In The Balance

Jackson Browne

Last Week 39
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 90
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 26

Mike

Mike

Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 53
30 Last Week: 27

Here s To Future Days

Thompson Twins

Last Week 27
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 35
33 Last Week: 47
Last Week 47
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 106
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 34

Lovin Every Minute Of It

Loverboy

Last Week 34
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 44
35 Last Week: 36

All For Love

New Edition

Last Week 36
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 48
36 Last Week: 44

Play Deep

The Outfield

Last Week 44
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 66
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 30

Who s Zoomin Who

Aretha Franklin

Last Week 30
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 51
38 Last Week: 37

How To Be A Zillionaire

ABC

Last Week 37
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 41
40 Last Week: 33

The Dream Of The Blue Turtles

Sting

Last Week 33
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 58
41 Last Week: 42

Do Me Baby

Meli sa Morgan

Last Week 42
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 36
42 Last Week: 79

King Of America

Elvis Costello

Last Week 79
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 77

Live In New York

John Lennon

Last Week 77
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 35

Meeting In The Ladies Room

Klymaxx

Last Week 35
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 67
46 Last Week: 41

Greatest Hits

The Cars

Last Week 41
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 39
47 Last Week: 51

High Priority

Cherrelle

Last Week 51
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 46
Last Week 46
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 38
50 Last Week: 57

Ice On Fire

Elton John

Last Week 57
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 62

Let s Go All The Way

Sly Fox

Last Week 62
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 50

Strength

The Alarm

Last Week 50
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 36
54 Last Week: 54

Iron Eagle

Soundtrack

Last Week 54
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 11
56 Last Week: 52

White City - A Novel

Pete Townsend

Last Week 52
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 29
57 Last Week: 43

Hunting High And Low

A-Ha

Last Week 43
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 47
59 Last Week: 58

Diamond Life

Sade

Last Week 58
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 81
60 Last Week: 61

Under Lock And Key

Dokken

Last Week 61
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 67
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 55

Out Of Africa

Soundtrack

Last Week 55
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 22
63 Last Week: 53

Miami Vice

Soundtrack

Last Week 53
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
64 Last Week: 64

Street Called Desire

Rene

Last Week 64
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 70
65 Last Week: 68
Last Week 68
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 67

Done With Mirrors

Aerosmith

Last Week 67
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 28
67 Last Week: 63

Luxury Of Life

Five Star

Last Week 63
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 47
68 Last Week: 75

Something To Talk About

Anne Murray

Last Week 75
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 70

Sam-I-Am

Sam Harris

Last Week 70
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 49

Living In The Background

Baltimora

Last Week 49
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 17
71 Last Week: 65

Reckless

Bryan Adams

Last Week 65
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 82
73 Last Week: 100

Precious Moments

Jermaine Jackson

Last Week 100
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 59

Won t Be Blue Anymore

Dan Seals

Last Week 59
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 15
76 Last Week: 66

Seven The Hard Way

Pat Benatar

Last Week 66
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 20
77 Last Week: 113

The Knife Feels Like Justice

Brian Setzer

Last Week 113
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 73

That s Why I m Here

James Taylor

Last Week 73
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 30
80 Last Week: 81

The Color Purple

Soundtrack

Last Week 81
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 90

Up And Down

Opus

Last Week 90
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 108

Strange Behavior

Animotion

Last Week 108
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 83

Born Yesterday

Everly Brothers

Last Week 83
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 89

The Blind Leading The Naked

Violent Femmes

Last Week 89
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 84

Restless

Starpoint

Last Week 84
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 47
87 Last Week: 80

Premonition

Peter Frampton

Last Week 80
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 14
88 Last Week: 76

Rockin With The Rhythm

The Judds

Last Week 76
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 57
89 Last Week: 106

Finyl Vinyl

Rainbow

Last Week 106
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 96
Last Week 96
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 69

Romance 1600

Sheila E

Last Week 69
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 33
92 Last Week: 94
Last Week 94
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 34
93 Last Week: 95

Theatre Of Pain

Motley Crue

Last Week 95
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 72
94 Last Week: 136

The Colour Of Spring

Talk Talk

Last Week 136
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 87

Emergency

Kool

Last Week 87
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 74
96 Last Week: 88

Another Place

Hiroshima

Last Week 88
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 45
97 Last Week: 71

7800 Degrees Fahrenheit

Bon Jovi

Last Week 71
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 104
98 Last Week: 93

Like A Virgin

Madonna

Last Week 93
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
99 Last Week: 99

The Heart Of The Matter

Kenny Rogers

Last Week 99
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 28
100 Last Week: 102

Feargal Sharkey

Feargal Sharkey

Last Week 102
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
101 Last Week: 78

Power Windows

Rush

Last Week 78
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 28
102 Last Week: 119

Little Miss Dangerous

Ted Nugent

Last Week 119
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
103 Last Week: 152

World Machine

Level 42

Last Week 152
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
104 Last Week: 104

Smoke Signals

Smokey Robinson

Last Week 104
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 13
105 Last Week: 97

The Head On The Door

The Cure

Last Week 97
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 49
106 Last Week: 126

Brief Encounter

Marillion

Last Week 126
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
107 Last Week: 85

So Red The Rose

Arcadia

Last Week 85
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 17
108 Last Week: 91

Jewel Of The Nile

Soundtrack

Last Week 91
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 17
109 Last Week: 98

Asylum

Kiss

Last Week 98
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 29
110 Last Week: 143

The Big Prize

Honeymoon Suite

Last Week 143
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
111 Last Week: 101

White Nights

Soundtrack

Last Week 101
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 26
112 Last Week: 105

Color Of Success

Morris Day

Last Week 105
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 31
113 Last Week: 114

Spreading The Disease

Anthrax

Last Week 114
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 18
114 Last Week: 110
Last Week 110
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 39
115 Last Week: 109

Ta Mara

Ta Mara

Last Week 109
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 25
116 Last Week: 107

Biograph

Bob Dylan

Last Week 107
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 22
117 Last Week: 141

Reconciled

The Call

Last Week 141
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
118 Last Week: 103

Make It Big

Wham!

Last Week 103
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
119 Last Week: 120
Last Week 120
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 66
121 Last Week: 144

Skin On Skin

Vanity

Last Week 144
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
122 Last Week: 123

This Is Big Audio Dynamite

Big Audio

Last Week 123
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 35
123 Last Week: 112

The Last Command

W.A.S.P.

Last Week 112
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 23
125 Last Week: 130

Face Value

Phil Collins

Last Week 130
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 164
126 Last Week: 121

Live After Death

Iron Maiden

Last Week 121
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 22
127 Last Week: 129

A House Full Of Love

Music From Bill Cosby Show/Grover Washington,Jr.

Last Week 129
Peak Position 125
Wks on Chart 7
New
128 Last Week: --

Master Of Puppets

Metallica

Last Week --
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 72
  • Gains in performance
130 Last Week: 124

Greatest Hits Vol. I

Billy Joel

Last Week 124
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 41
131 Last Week: 148

Album/Cassette

Public Image Ltd.

Last Week 148
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
132 Last Week: 132

Showdown!

Albert Collins, Robert Cray, Johnny Copeland

Last Week 132
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 18
133 Last Week: 164
Last Week 164
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
134 Last Week: 161

The Pack Is Back

Raven

Last Week 161
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
135 Last Week: 131

The New Zapp IV

Zapp

Last Week 131
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 26
136 Last Week: 118

What A Life

Divinyls

Last Week 118
Peak Position 91
Wks on Chart 18
137 Last Week: 135

Stop Making Sense

Talking Heads

Last Week 135
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 118
140 Last Week: 134

Television s Greatest Hits

Various Artists

Last Week 134
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 34
141 Last Week: 177

Dark Side Of The Moon

Pink Floyd

Last Week 177
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 741
  • Gains in performance
142 Last Week: 128

Caravan Of Love

Isley/Jasper/Isley

Last Week 128
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 26
144 Last Week: 168

Jimmy Barnes

Jimmy Barnes

Last Week 168
Peak Position 109
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
145 Last Week: 154

Boston, Mass.

The Del Fuegos

Last Week 154
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
146 Last Week: 150

Can t Slow Down

Lionel Richie

Last Week 150
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 160
147 Last Week: 133

Hounds Of Love

Kate Bush

Last Week 133
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 27
148 Last Week: 147

Eliminator

ZZ Top

Last Week 147
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 183
149 Last Week: 193

Private Dancer

Tina Turner

Last Week 193
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 106
  • Gains in performance
150 Last Week: 155

Under A Blood Red Sky

U2

Last Week 155
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 180
151 Last Week: 116

Misplaced Childhood

Marillion

Last Week 116
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 35
153 Last Week: 125

How Could It Be

Eddie Murphy

Last Week 125
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 26
154 Last Week: 186

Run For Cover

Gary Moore

Last Week 186
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
156 Last Week: 162

Madonna

Madonna

Last Week 162
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 168
157 Last Week: 167
Last Week 167
Peak Position 157
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
158 Last Week: 138

Delirious Nomad

Armored Saint

Last Week 138
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 19
159 Last Week: 139

Lisa Lisa

Lisa Lisa

Last Week 139
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 66
160 Last Week: 169

Macalla

Clannad

Last Week 169
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
New
161 Last Week: --

Windham Hill Records Sampler 86

Various Artists

Last Week --
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
162 Last Week: 151

The Unforgettable Fire

U2

Last Week 151
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 132
163 Last Week: 156

A Classic Case

Jethro Tull

Last Week 156
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 13
164 Last Week: 127

Slave To The Rhythm

Grace Jones

Last Week 127
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 20
165 Last Week: 159

Gap Band VII

Gap Band

Last Week 159
Peak Position 159
Wks on Chart 15
166 Last Week: 166

Youngblood

Soundtrack

Last Week 166
Peak Position 166
Wks on Chart 6
167 Last Week: 173

Ride The Lightning

Metallica

Last Week 173
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 50
168 Last Week: 165

Hello I Must Be Going

Phil Collins

Last Week 165
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 139
169 Last Week: 163

The Night I Fell In Love

Luther Vandross

Last Week 163
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 56
New
170 Last Week: --

9 1/2 Weeks

Soundtrack

Last Week --
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
171 Last Week: 160

Full Force

Full Force

Last Week 160
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 8
172 Last Week: 153

Cupid And Psyche 85

Scritti Politti

Last Week 153
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 28
174 Last Week: 158

The Big Chill

Soundtrack

Last Week 158
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 161
175 Last Week: 174

Amadeus

Soundtrack

Last Week 174
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 78
176 Last Week: 181

10 From 6

Bad Company

Last Week 181
Peak Position 137
Wks on Chart 14
177 Last Week: 184

Winter Into Spring

George Winston

Last Week 184
Peak Position 127
Wks on Chart 33
178 Last Week: 185

Under A Raging Moon

Roger Daltrey

Last Week 185
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 26
179 Last Week: 146

The Wrestling Album

The Wrestlers

Last Week 146
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 19
180 Last Week: 183

Invasion Of Your Privacy

Ratt

Last Week 183
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 42
181 Last Week: 188

Suddenly

Billy Ocean

Last Week 188
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 86
New
182 Last Week: --

Back To The World

Dennis De Young

Last Week --
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
183 Last Week: 180

War

U2

Last Week 180
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 179
184 Last Week: 176

Catching Up With Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode

Last Week 176
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 18
186 Last Week: 182

The Fat Boys Are Back

Fat Boys

Last Week 182
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 33
189 Last Week: 172

Be Yourself Tonight

Eurythmics

Last Week 172
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 45
190 Last Week: 140

Quicksilver

Soundtrack

Last Week 140
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 5
191 Last Week: 197

Fables Of The Reconstruction

R.E.M.

Last Week 197
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 42
192 Last Week: 137
Last Week 137
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 19
New
193 Last Week: --

Songs From The Film

Tommy Keene

Last Week --
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
New
194 Last Week: --

Stephanie Mills

Stephanie Mills

Last Week --
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
195 Last Week: 194

Astra

Asia

Last Week 194
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 17
New
196 Last Week: --

Seamless

The Nylons

Last Week --
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
197 Last Week: 191

World Wide Live

Scorpions

Last Week 191
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 43
198 Last Week: 171

Boy In The Box

Corey Hart

Last Week 171
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 37
199 Last Week: 187
Last Week 187
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 10
200 Last Week: 170

Phantom, Rocker

Phantom, Rocker

Last Week 170
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 23