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: 1

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 162
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 3

Heart

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

Promise

Sade
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
4 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 75
5 Last Week: 5

Welcome To The Real World

Mr. Mister
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
6 Last Week: 8

The Ultimate Sin

Ozzy Osbourne
Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 7

Brothers In Arms

Dire Straits
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
8 Last Week: 11

Falco 3

Falco
Last Week 11
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 6

The Broadway Album

Barbra Streisand
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
10 Last Week: 9

Knee Deep In The Hoopla

Starship
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 50
11 Last Week: 16

Pretty In Pink

Soundtrack
Last Week 16
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 12

Listen Like Thieves

INXS
Last Week 12
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 10

Once Upon A Time

Simple Minds
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 42
14 Last Week: 13

Afterburner

ZZ Top
Last Week 13
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 70
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: 14

Nervous Night

Hooters
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 74
17 Last Week: 17

As The Band Turns

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 18

Different Light

Bangles
Last Week 18
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 82
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 21

No Jacket Required

Phil Collins
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 123
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 19

In Square Circle

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 19
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 50
21 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 90
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 20

Rocky IV

Soundtrack
Last Week 20
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 30
23 Last Week: 26

Lives In The Balance

Jackson Browne
Last Week 26
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 25

Greatest Hits

Alabama
Last Week 25
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 22

Mean Business

The Firm
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 19
26 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 26
27 Last Week: 33
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 106
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 36

Play Deep

The Outfield
Last Week 36
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 66
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 29

Mike

Mike
Last Week 29
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 53
31 Last Week: 27

Rock A Little

Stevie Nicks
Last Week 27
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 35
32 Last Week: 39

Primitive Love

Miami Sound Machine
Last Week 39
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 75
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 35

All For Love

New Edition
Last Week 35
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 48
34 Last Week: 34

Lovin Every Minute Of It

Loverboy
Last Week 34
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 44
35 Last Week: 38

How To Be A Zillionaire

ABC
Last Week 38
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 41
36 Last Week: 30

Here s To Future Days

Thompson Twins
Last Week 30
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 35
37 Last Week: 31

The Dream Academy

The Dream Academy
Last Week 31
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 37
38 Last Week: 32

Songs From The Big Chair

Tears For Fears
Last Week 32
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 83
39 Last Week: 37

Who s Zoomin Who

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 37
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 51
40 Last Week: 42

King Of America

Elvis Costello
Last Week 42
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 43

Live In New York

John Lennon
Last Week 43
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 40

The Dream Of The Blue Turtles

Sting
Last Week 40
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 58
43 Last Week: 41

Do Me Baby

Meli sa Morgan
Last Week 41
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 36
44 Last Week: 47

High Priority

Cherrelle
Last Week 47
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 51

Let s Go All The Way

Sly Fox
Last Week 51
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 48
Last Week 48
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 38
47 Last Week: 46

Greatest Hits

The Cars
Last Week 46
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 39
48 Last Week: 50

Ice On Fire

Elton John
Last Week 50
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 57

Hunting High And Low

A-Ha
Last Week 57
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 47
54 Last Week: 59

Diamond Life

Sade
Last Week 59
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 81
55 Last Week: 56

White City - A Novel

Pete Townsend

Last Week 56
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 29
56 Last Week: 77

The Knife Feels Like Justice

Brian Setzer
Last Week 77
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 53

Strength

The Alarm
Last Week 53
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 36
59 Last Week: 45

Meeting In The Ladies Room

Klymaxx
Last Week 45
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 67
60 Last Week: 60

Under Lock And Key

Dokken
Last Week 60
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 67
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 128

Master Of Puppets

Metallica
Last Week 128
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 72
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 73

Precious Moments

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 73
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 65
Last Week 65
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 64

Street Called Desire

Rene

Last Week 64
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 70
65 Last Week: 66

Done With Mirrors

Aerosmith
Last Week 66
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 28
67 Last Week: 81

Up And Down

Opus

Last Week 81
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 68

Something To Talk About

Anne Murray
Last Week 68
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 23
69 Last Week: 74

Won t Be Blue Anymore

Dan Seals
Last Week 74
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 15
70 Last Week: 67

Luxury Of Life

Five Star
Last Week 67
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 47
71 Last Week: 106

Brief Encounter

Marillion
Last Week 106
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 63

Miami Vice

Soundtrack
Last Week 63
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
73 Last Week: 82

Strange Behavior

Animotion
Last Week 82
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 69

Sam-I-Am

Sam Harris
Last Week 69
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 14
75 Last Week: 71

Reckless

Bryan Adams

Last Week 71
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 82
76 Last Week: 85

Fine Young Cannibals

Fine Young Cannibals
Last Week 85
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 62

Out Of Africa

Soundtrack
Last Week 62
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 22
79 Last Week: 80

The Color Purple

Soundtrack
Last Week 80
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 54

Iron Eagle

Soundtrack
Last Week 54
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 11
81 Last Week: 86

Restless

Starpoint
Last Week 86
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 47
82 Last Week: 103

World Machine

Level 42
Last Week 103
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 83

Born Yesterday

Everly Brothers
Last Week 83
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 19
84 Last Week: 84

The Blind Leading The Naked

Violent Femmes
Last Week 84
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 24
85 Last Week: 75

Little Creatures

Talking Heads
Last Week 75
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 77
86 Last Week: 90
Last Week 90
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 89

Finyl Vinyl

Rainbow
Last Week 89
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 170

9 1/2 Weeks

Soundtrack
Last Week 170
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: 100

Feargal Sharkey

Feargal Sharkey
Last Week 100
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 102

Little Miss Dangerous

Ted Nugent
Last Week 102
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 94

The Colour Of Spring

Talk Talk
Last Week 94
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 96

Another Place

Hiroshima
Last Week 96
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 45
93 Last Week: 87

Premonition

Peter Frampton
Last Week 87
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 14
94 Last Week: 70

Living In The Background

Baltimora
Last Week 70
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 17
95 Last Week: 79

That s Why I m Here

James Taylor
Last Week 79
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 30
96 Last Week: 76

Seven The Hard Way

Pat Benatar
Last Week 76
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 20
97 Last Week: 88

Rockin With The Rhythm

The Judds
Last Week 88
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 57
98 Last Week: 72

Marilyn Martin

Marilyn Martin
Last Week 72
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 11
99 Last Week: 101

Power Windows

Rush
Last Week 101
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 28
100 Last Week: 92
Last Week 92
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 34
101 Last Week: 97

7800 Degrees Fahrenheit

Bon Jovi
Last Week 97
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 104
102 Last Week: 139

Magic Touch

Stanley Jordan
Last Week 139
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 66
  • Gains in performance
New
103 Last Week: --

Down And Out In Beverly Hills

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
104 Last Week: 93

Theatre Of Pain

Motley Crue
Last Week 93
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 72
105 Last Week: 105

The Head On The Door

The Cure
Last Week 105
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 49
106 Last Week: 121

Skin On Skin

Vanity
Last Week 121
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
107 Last Week: 110

The Big Prize

Honeymoon Suite
Last Week 110
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
108 Last Week: 98

Like A Virgin

Madonna
Last Week 98
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
109 Last Week: 95

Emergency

Kool

Last Week 95
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 74
110 Last Week: 91

Romance 1600

Sheila E
Last Week 91
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 33
111 Last Week: 112

Color Of Success

Morris Day
Last Week 112
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 31
112 Last Week: 117

Reconciled

The Call
Last Week 117
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
113 Last Week: 133
Last Week 133
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
114 Last Week: 144

Jimmy Barnes

Jimmy Barnes
Last Week 144
Peak Position 109
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
115 Last Week: 141

Dark Side Of The Moon

Pink Floyd
Last Week 141
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 741
  • Gains in performance
116 Last Week: 122

This Is Big Audio Dynamite

Big Audio
Last Week 122
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 35
117 Last Week: 131

Album/Cassette

Public Image Ltd.
Last Week 131
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
118 Last Week: 119
Last Week 119
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 66
119 Last Week: 113

Spreading The Disease

Anthrax
Last Week 113
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 18
121 Last Week: 149

Private Dancer

Tina Turner
Last Week 149
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 106
  • Gains in performance
122 Last Week: 104

Smoke Signals

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 104
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 13
123 Last Week: 107

So Red The Rose

Arcadia
Last Week 107
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 17
124 Last Week: 125

Face Value

Phil Collins
Last Week 125
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 164
125 Last Week: 127

A House Full Of Love

Music From Bill Cosby Show/Grover Washington,Jr.

Last Week 127
Peak Position 125
Wks on Chart 7
126 Last Week: 111

White Nights

Soundtrack
Last Week 111
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 26
127 Last Week: 120

American Fool

John Mellencamp
Last Week 120
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 106
128 Last Week: 132

Showdown!

Albert Collins, Robert Cray, Johnny Copeland

Last Week 132
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 18
129 Last Week: 134

The Pack Is Back

Raven
Last Week 134
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
130 Last Week: --

Workin It Back

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week --
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
131 Last Week: 108

Jewel Of The Nile

Soundtrack
Last Week 108
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 17
132 Last Week: 116

Biograph

Bob Dylan
Last Week 116
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 22
133 Last Week: 115

Ta Mara

Ta Mara
Last Week 115
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 25
134 Last Week: 118

Make It Big

Wham!
Last Week 118
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
135 Last Week: 99

The Heart Of The Matter

Kenny Rogers
Last Week 99
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 28
136 Last Week: 182

Back To The World

Dennis De Young
Last Week 182
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
137 Last Week: 160

Macalla

Clannad
Last Week 160
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
138 Last Week: 143
Last Week 143
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 164
139 Last Week: 109

Asylum

Kiss
Last Week 109
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 29
141 Last Week: 135

The New Zapp IV

Zapp
Last Week 135
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 26
142 Last Week: 124

Come Out And Play

Twisted Sister
Last Week 124
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 17
143 Last Week: 130

Greatest Hits Vol. I

Billy Joel
Last Week 130
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 41
144 Last Week: 140

Television s Greatest Hits

Various Artists
Last Week 140
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 34
145 Last Week: 145

Boston, Mass.

The Del Fuegos
Last Week 145
Peak Position 134
Wks on Chart 34
146 Last Week: 137

Stop Making Sense

Talking Heads
Last Week 137
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 118
147 Last Week: 150

Under A Blood Red Sky

U2
Last Week 150
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 180
148 Last Week: 148

Eliminator

ZZ Top
Last Week 148
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 183
149 Last Week: 147

Hounds Of Love

Kate Bush
Last Week 147
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 27
150 Last Week: 161

Windham Hill Records Sampler 86

Various Artists

Last Week 161
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
151 Last Week: 138
Last Week 138
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 24
152 Last Week: 154

Run For Cover

Gary Moore
Last Week 154
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
153 Last Week: 146

Can t Slow Down

Lionel Richie
Last Week 146
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 160
154 Last Week: 123

The Last Command

W.A.S.P.
Last Week 123
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 23
156 Last Week: 158

Delirious Nomad

Armored Saint
Last Week 158
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 19
157 Last Week: 157
Last Week 157
Peak Position 157
Wks on Chart 6
158 Last Week: 129
Last Week 129
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 45
159 Last Week: 159

Lisa Lisa

Lisa Lisa
Last Week 159
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 66
160 Last Week: 126

Live After Death

Iron Maiden
Last Week 126
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 22
161 Last Week: 151

Misplaced Childhood

Marillion
Last Week 151
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 35
162 Last Week: 156

Madonna

Madonna
Last Week 156
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 168
New
163 Last Week: --

False Accusations

The Robert Cray Band
Last Week --
Peak Position 141
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
164 Last Week: 167

Ride The Lightning

Metallica
Last Week 167
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 50
165 Last Week: 168

Hello I Must Be Going

Phil Collins
Last Week 168
Peak Position 105
Wks on Chart 139
167 Last Week: 173
Last Week 173
Peak Position 139
Wks on Chart 43
168 Last Week: 162

The Unforgettable Fire

U2
Last Week 162
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 132
169 Last Week: 165

Gap Band VII

Gap Band
Last Week 165
Peak Position 159
Wks on Chart 15
170 Last Week: 174

The Big Chill

Soundtrack
Last Week 174
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 161
New
171 Last Week: --

Kill Em All

Metallica
Last Week --
Peak Position 120
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
172 Last Week: 177

Winter Into Spring

George Winston
Last Week 177
Peak Position 127
Wks on Chart 33
173 Last Week: 175

Amadeus

Soundtrack
Last Week 175
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 78
174 Last Week: 136

What A Life

Divinyls
Last Week 136
Peak Position 91
Wks on Chart 18
175 Last Week: 193

Songs From The Film

Tommy Keene
Last Week 193
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
176 Last Week: 194

Stephanie Mills

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 194
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
177 Last Week: 172

Cupid And Psyche 85

Scritti Politti

Last Week 172
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 28
New
178 Last Week: --

The Jets

The Jets
Last Week --
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 70
  • Gains in performance
179 Last Week: 183

War

U2
Last Week 183
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 179
180 Last Week: 180

Invasion Of Your Privacy

Ratt
Last Week 180
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 42
181 Last Week: 171

Full Force

Full Force
Last Week 171
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 8
182 Last Week: 169

The Night I Fell In Love

Luther Vandross
Last Week 169
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 56
184 Last Week: 178

Under A Raging Moon

Roger Daltrey
Last Week 178
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 26
185 Last Week: 176

10 From 6

Bad Company
Last Week 176
Peak Position 137
Wks on Chart 14
New
186 Last Week: --

Stop Start

Modern English
Last Week --
Peak Position 154
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
187 Last Week: 196

Seamless

The Nylons
Last Week 196
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
188 Last Week: 164

Slave To The Rhythm

Grace Jones
Last Week 164
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 20
189 Last Week: 163

A Classic Case

Jethro Tull
Last Week 163
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 13
190 Last Week: 191

Fables Of The Reconstruction

R.E.M.
Last Week 191
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 42
New
191 Last Week: --

The Man

Sam Cooke

Last Week --
Peak Position 175
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
192 Last Week: 197

World Wide Live

Scorpions
Last Week 197
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 43
New
194 Last Week: --

Twitch

Ministry
Last Week --
Peak Position 194
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
195 Last Week: 179

The Wrestling Album

The Wrestlers

Last Week 179
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 19
New
196 Last Week: --

Misdemeanor

Ufo
Last Week --
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
197 Last Week: 188
Last Week 188
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 104
198 Last Week: 186

The Fat Boys Are Back

Fat Boys
Last Week 186
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 33
199 Last Week: 166

Youngblood

Soundtrack
Last Week 166
Peak Position 166
Wks on Chart 6
200 Last Week: 184

Catching Up With Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode
Last Week 184
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 18