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 176
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Winner In You

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 106
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4

Like A Rock

Bob Seger
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 62
5 Last Week: 5
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 65
6 Last Week: 8

Love Zone

Billy Ocean
Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 6

Raised On Radio

Journey
Last Week 6
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 67
8 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 31
9 Last Week: 11

The Other Side Of Life

The Moody Blues
Last Week 11
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 93
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 19

Top Gun

Soundtrack
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 94
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 12

Heart

Heart
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 92
13 Last Week: 10

Play Deep

The Outfield
Last Week 10
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 66
14 Last Week: 9

Parade: Music From The Motion Picture Under The Cherry Moon

Prince And The Revolution
Last Week 9
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 29
16 Last Week: 22

GTR

GTR
Last Week 22
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 21

Strength In Numbers

Thirty Eight Special
Last Week 21
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 18

World Machine

Level 42
Last Week 18
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 20

Picture Book

Simply Red
Last Week 20
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 14

Pretty In Pink

Soundtrack
Last Week 14
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 27
21 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 90
22 Last Week: 27

Raising Hell

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 27
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 71
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: --

Invisible Touch

Genesis
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 85
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 24

Headed For The Future

Neil Diamond
Last Week 24
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 34

El DeBarge

El DeBarge
Last Week 34
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 29

The Jets

The Jets
Last Week 29
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 70
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 75
29 Last Week: 28

Falco 3

Falco
Last Week 28
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 27
31 Last Week: 33

Poolside

Nu Shooz
Last Week 33
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 32

Afterburner

ZZ Top
Last Week 32
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 70
33 Last Week: 26

Brothers In Arms

Dire Straits
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
34 Last Week: 31

No Jacket Required

Phil Collins
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 123
35 Last Week: 36

Action Replay

Howard Jones
Last Week 36
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 36
38 Last Week: 35

Different Light

The Bangles
Last Week 35
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 82
39 Last Week: 42

Emerson, Lake, & Powell

Emerson, Lake & Powell
Last Week 42
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 41

Back In Black

Whodini
Last Week 41
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 45

Walkabout

The Fixx
Last Week 45
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 37

Welcome To The Real World

Mr. Mister
Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
43 Last Week: 40

Big World

Joe Jackson
Last Week 40
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 25
44 Last Week: 39

Promise

Sade
Last Week 39
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
45 Last Week: 46

Change Of Address

Krokus
Last Week 46
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 47

Sands Of Time

The S.O.S. Band
Last Week 47
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 59

Belinda Carlisle

Belinda Carlisle
Last Week 59
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 50

Mistrial

Lou Reed
Last Week 50
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 44

Listen Like Thieves

INXS
Last Week 44
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 55
50 Last Week: 53

Lives In The Balance

Jackson Browne
Last Week 53
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 31
51 Last Week: 58

Who Made Who

AC/DC
Last Week 58
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 48

The Ultimate Sin

Ozzy Osbourne
Last Week 48
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 39
53 Last Week: 56

In Visible Silence

The Art Of Noise
Last Week 56
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 69

Those Of You With Or Without Children

Bill Cosby
Last Week 69
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 49

Greatest Hits

Alabama
Last Week 49
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 38
57 Last Week: 55

Nervous Night

Hooters
Last Week 55
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 74
58 Last Week: 66

Headlines

Midnight Star
Last Week 66
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 43

From Luxury To Heartache

Culture Club
Last Week 43
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 17
60 Last Week: 60

Silk And Steel

Giuffria
Last Week 60
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 14
61 Last Week: 61

All For Love

New Edition
Last Week 61
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 48
62 Last Week: 62

Big & Beautiful

Fat Boys
Last Week 62
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 19
64 Last Week: 101

Standing On The Beach -- The Singles

The Cure
Last Week 101
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 57
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 79

Animal Magic

The Blow Monkeys
Last Week 79
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 51

As The Band Turns

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 51
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 68
67 Last Week: 68

Master Of Puppets

Metallica
Last Week 68
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 132
68 Last Week: 64
Last Week 64
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 18
69 Last Week: 57

Once Upon A Time

Simple Minds
Last Week 57
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 42
70 Last Week: 70

The Monkees' Greatest Hits

The Monkees
Last Week 70
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 14
71 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 74

Measure For Measure

Icehouse
Last Week 74
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 72

Guitars, Cadillacs, Etc., Etc.

Dwight Yoakam
Last Week 72
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 65
74 Last Week: 63
Last Week 63
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 157
75 Last Week: 80

Lightning Strikes

Loudness
Last Week 80
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 54

Knee Deep In The Hoopla

Starship
Last Week 54
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 50
77 Last Week: 77

Under Lock And Key

Dokken
Last Week 77
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 67
78 Last Week: 67

Stephanie Mills

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 67
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 22
79 Last Week: 73

Do Me Baby

Meli'sa Morgan
Last Week 73
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 36
80 Last Week: 65

Songs From The Big Chair

Tears For Fears
Last Week 65
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 82
81 Last Week: 83

R&B Skeletons In The Closet

George Clinton
Last Week 83
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 82

In Square Circle

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 82
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 50
83 Last Week: 89

Street Called Desire

Rene & Angela
Last Week 89
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 70
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 84

Inside Out

Philip Bailey
Last Week 84
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 11
85 Last Week: 86

Out Of Mind Out Of Sight

Models
Last Week 86
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 18
86 Last Week: 78

The Big Prize

Honeymoon Suite
Last Week 78
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 35
87 Last Week: 75

Let's Go All The Way

Sly Fox
Last Week 75
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 22
88 Last Week: 76

The Final Frontier

Keel
Last Week 76
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 18
89 Last Week: 92

Rockin' With The Rhythm

The Judds
Last Week 92
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 57
91 Last Week: --

Intermission

Dio
Last Week --
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 91
Last Week 91
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 38
93 Last Week: 93

Precious Moments

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 93
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 22
94 Last Week: 81

Rock A Little

Stevie Nicks
Last Week 81
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 35
95 Last Week: 85

Born In The U.S.A.

Bruce Springsteen
Last Week 85
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 143
96 Last Week: 87

The Secret Value Of Daydreaming

Julian Lennon
Last Week 87
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 18
97 Last Week: 95

Diamond Life

Sade
Last Week 95
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 81
99 Last Week: 102

Black Celebration

Depeche Mode
Last Week 102
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 26
100 Last Week: 94

Katrina And The . . . Waves

Katrina And The Waves
Last Week 94
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 48
101 Last Week: 88

The Knife Feels Like Justice

Brian Setzer
Last Week 88
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 18
102 Last Week: 107

Boys Don't Cry

Boys Don't Cry
Last Week 107
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
104 Last Week: 130

Class Of '55

Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Roy Orbison, & Johnny Cash
Last Week 130
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
105 Last Week: 110

Live For Life

Various Artists
Last Week 110
Peak Position 105
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
106 Last Week: 100

The Broadway Album

Barbra Streisand
Last Week 100
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
107 Last Week: 103

Little Creatures

Talking Heads
Last Week 103
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 77
108 Last Week: 124

Introducing Jonathan Butler

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 124
Peak Position 101
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
109 Last Week: 111

Windham Hill Records Sampler '86

Various Artists
Last Week 111
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 18
110 Last Week: 104

Luxury Of Life

Five Star
Last Week 104
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 47
111 Last Week: 105

Reconciled

The Call
Last Week 105
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 30
112 Last Week: 98

The Dream Academy

The Dream Academy
Last Week 98
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 37
113 Last Week: 116

Zeno

Zeno
Last Week 116
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 10
114 Last Week: 114

Magic Touch

Stanley Jordan
Last Week 114
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 66
115 Last Week: --

Floridays

Jimmy Buffett
Last Week --
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
116 Last Week: 108

The Colour Of Spring

Talk Talk
Last Week 108
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 17
117 Last Week: 120

25th Anniversary

Diana Ross & The Supremes
Last Week 120
Peak Position 112
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
118 Last Week: 112

Something To Talk About

Anne Murray
Last Week 112
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 23
120 Last Week: 113

High Priority

Cherrelle
Last Week 113
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 30
121 Last Week: 151

Lighthouse

Kim Carnes
Last Week 151
Peak Position 116
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
123 Last Week: 109

How To Be A Zillionaire

ABC
Last Week 109
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 41
124 Last Week: 125

Rock Me Tonight

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 125
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 62
125 Last Week: 117
Last Week 117
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 25
126 Last Week: 134

Theatre Of Pain

Motley Crue
Last Week 134
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 72
127 Last Week: 126

The Dark Side Of The Moon

Pink Floyd
Last Week 126
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 932
128 Last Week: 118

Pictures For Pleasure

Charlie Sexton
Last Week 118
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 34
129 Last Week: 133

Misdemeanor

UFO
Last Week 133
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 19
131 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
132 Last Week: 127

Eliminator

ZZ Top
Last Week 127
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 185
133 Last Week: 122

Restless

Starpoint
Last Week 122
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 47
134 Last Week: 135

Face Value

Phil Collins
Last Week 135
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 164
135 Last Week: 106

Classics Live

Aerosmith
Last Week 106
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 12
136 Last Week: 136

Like A Virgin

Madonna
Last Week 136
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 109
137 Last Week: 137

The Big Chill

Soundtrack
Last Week 137
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 161
138 Last Week: 96

The Head On The Door

The Cure
Last Week 96
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 49
139 Last Week: 146

Bourgeois Tagg

Bourgeois Tagg
Last Week 146
Peak Position 139
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
140 Last Week: 143

25th Anniversary

The Temptations
Last Week 143
Peak Position 140
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
141 Last Week: 115

Skin On Skin

Vanity
Last Week 115
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 20
143 Last Week: 148

Animal Boy

The Ramones
Last Week 148
Peak Position 143
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
144 Last Week: 132

The Dream Of The Blue Turtles

Sting
Last Week 132
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 58
145 Last Week: 147

Songs From Liquid Days

Philip Glass
Last Week 147
Peak Position 91
Wks on Chart 13
146 Last Week: 159

Love & Hope & Sex & Dreams

BoDeans
Last Week 159
Peak Position 115
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
147 Last Week: 121

Lost In The Fifties Tonight

Ronnie Milsap
Last Week 121
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 12
148 Last Week: 128

Absolute Beginners

Soundtrack
Last Week 128
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 13
149 Last Week: 149

Soldiers Under Command

Stryper
Last Week 149
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 64
150 Last Week: 180

Frantic Romantic

Jermaine Stewart
Last Week 180
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
151 Last Week: 131

Pia & Phil

Pia Zadora
Last Week 131
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 20
152 Last Week: 123

Russian Roulette

Accept
Last Week 123
Peak Position 114
Wks on Chart 9
153 Last Week: 179

John Eddie

John Eddie
Last Week 179
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
154 Last Week: 163

The Speckless Sky

Jane Siberry
Last Week 163
Peak Position 149
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
155 Last Week: 129
Last Week 129
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 34
156 Last Week: 150

Another Place

Hiroshima
Last Week 150
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 45
157 Last Week: 157

Seamless

The Nylons
Last Week 157
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 16
158 Last Week: 140

Crossroads

Soundtrack
Last Week 140
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 9
159 Last Week: 169

Closer To The Flame

Rob Jungklas
Last Week 169
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
160 Last Week: 160

My Best

Kitaro
Last Week 160
Peak Position 141
Wks on Chart 10
161 Last Week: 170

Songs From The Film

Tommy Keene
Last Week 170
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
162 Last Week: 156

U2 Live: Under A Blood Red Sky (EP)

U2
Last Week 156
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 180
163 Last Week: --

Drums Along The Mohawk

Jean Beauvoir
Last Week --
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
164 Last Week: 168

Magnetic Heaven

Wax
Last Week 168
Peak Position 101
Wks on Chart 11
165 Last Week: 154

Hello, I Must Be Going!

Phil Collins
Last Week 154
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 141
166 Last Week: 165

Who's Zoomin' Who

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 165
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 51
167 Last Week: 164

Stop Making Sense

Talking Heads
Last Week 164
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 118
168 Last Week: 162

Workin' It Back

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 162
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 23
169 Last Week: 138
Last Week 138
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 11
170 Last Week: 174
Last Week 174
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
171 Last Week: 186

Fight For The Rock

Savatage
Last Week 186
Peak Position 158
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
172 Last Week: 176

The Unforgettable Fire

U2
Last Week 176
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 133
173 Last Week: 194

Fits Like A Glove

Howie Mandel
Last Week 194
Peak Position 148
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
174 Last Week: 142
Last Week 142
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 7
175 Last Week: 189

Endangered Species

White Wolf
Last Week 189
Peak Position 137
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
176 Last Week: 141

Strength

The Alarm
Last Week 141
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 36
177 Last Week: 177

Strange Land

Box Of Frogs
Last Week 177
Peak Position 177
Wks on Chart 3
178 Last Week: 139

Lovin' Every Minute Of It

Loverboy
Last Week 139
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 44
179 Last Week: 195

The Art Of Excellence

Tony Bennett
Last Week 195
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
181 Last Week: 158

Mean Business

The Firm
Last Week 158
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 19
183 Last Week: 190

9 1/2 Weeks

Soundtrack
Last Week 190
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 15
184 Last Week: 161

The Blind Leading The Naked

Violent Femmes
Last Week 161
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 24
185 Last Week: 155

Colonel Abrams

Colonel Abrams
Last Week 155
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 11
186 Last Week: --

Dancing On The Edge

Roy Buchanan
Last Week --
Peak Position 153
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
187 Last Week: 166

Greatest Hits

The Cars
Last Week 166
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 39
188 Last Week: 167

Madonna

Madonna
Last Week 167
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 168
189 Last Week: 185

Ride The Lightning

Metallica
Last Week 185
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 58
190 Last Week: 145

Big Plans For Everybody

Let's Active
Last Week 145
Peak Position 111
Wks on Chart 10
192 Last Week: 182

War

U2
Last Week 182
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 180
194 Last Week: --

Alone But Never Alone

Larry Carlton
Last Week --
Peak Position 141
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
195 Last Week: 172

Home Of The Brave

Laurie Anderson
Last Week 172
Peak Position 145
Wks on Chart 12
196 Last Week: 200

Can't Slow Down

Lionel Richie
Last Week 200
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 160
197 Last Week: 196

Love Will Follow

George Howard
Last Week 196
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 11
198 Last Week: 175

This Is Big Audio Dynamite

Big Audio
Last Week 175
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 35
199 Last Week: 191

Television's Greatest Hits

Various Artists
Last Week 191
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 34
200 Last Week: 183

Out Of Africa

Soundtrack
Last Week 183
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 22