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

The Joshua Tree

U2
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Licensed To Ill

Beastie Boys
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 152
3 Last Week: 3

Slippery When Wet

Bon Jovi
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 118
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4

Look What The Cat Dragged In

Poison
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 101
5 Last Week: 5

Graceland

Paul Simon
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 105
6 Last Week: 8

Trio

Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris
Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 6

Life, Love And Pain

Club Nouveau
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 44
8 Last Week: 12

Sign 'O' The Times

Prince
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 57
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 9

The Final Countdown

Europe
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 78
11 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 106
12 Last Week: 15

Into The Fire

Bryan Adams
Last Week 15
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 11

Back In The Highlife

Steve Winwood
Last Week 11
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 86
14 Last Week: 16

Strong Persuader

Robert Cray
Last Week 16
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 49
15 Last Week: 14

Night Songs

Cinderella
Last Week 14
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 70
16 Last Week: 13

Invisible Touch

Genesis
Last Week 13
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 85
17 Last Week: 19

Jody Watley

Jody Watley
Last Week 19
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 74
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 18

Crowded House

Crowded House
Last Week 18
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 22

Whitesnake

Whitesnake
Last Week 22
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 76
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 30

Broadcast

Cutting Crew
Last Week 30
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 157
23 Last Week: 24

True Blue

Madonna
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 82
24 Last Week: 25

Raising Hell

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 25
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 71
25 Last Week: 21

Different Light

The Bangles
Last Week 21
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 82
26 Last Week: 26

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 26
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 53
27 Last Week: 23

Exposure

Expose
Last Week 23
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 74
28 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 31

Midnight To Midnight

Psychedelic Furs
Last Week 31
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 27
30 Last Week: 27

Ready Or Not

Lou Gramm
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 26
31 Last Week: 35

Men And Women

Simply Red
Last Week 35
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 29

Third Stage

Boston
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
33 Last Week: 32
Last Week 32
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 93
34 Last Week: 33

Dancing On The Ceiling

Lionel Richie
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
36 Last Week: 34

The Return Of Bruno

Bruce Willis
Last Week 34
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 29
37 Last Week: 36

Just Like The First Time

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 36
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 51
38 Last Week: 38

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert
Last Week 38
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
39 Last Week: 41

I'm No Angel

Gregg Allman
Last Week 41
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 39

Word Up

Cameo
Last Week 39
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 54
41 Last Week: 40

Mechanical Resonance

Tesla
Last Week 40
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 61
42 Last Week: 46

Private Revolution

World Party
Last Week 46
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 31
43 Last Week: --

Tango In The Night

Fleetwood Mac
Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 90

Electric

The Cult
Last Week 90
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 37

Life As We Know It

REO Speedwagon
Last Week 37
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 48
46 Last Week: 51

Duotones

Kenny G
Last Week 51
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 102
47 Last Week: 47
Last Week 47
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 42
48 Last Week: 45

Shake You Down

Gregory Abbott
Last Week 45
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 36
49 Last Week: 63
Last Week 63
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 49

Aretha (II)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 49
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 39
51 Last Week: 43

The Jets

The Jets
Last Week 43
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 70
52 Last Week: 52

Heartland

The Judds
Last Week 52
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 31
53 Last Week: 44

Top Gun

Soundtrack
Last Week 44
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 94
54 Last Week: 54
Last Week 54
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 34
55 Last Week: 53

Opera Sauvage

Vangelis
Last Week 53
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 39
56 Last Week: 61

Najee's Theme

Najee
Last Week 61
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 48

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston
Last Week 48
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 176
58 Last Week: 50

Break Every Rule

Tina Turner
Last Week 50
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 52
59 Last Week: 59

The Zagora

Loose Ends
Last Week 59
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 14
60 Last Week: 68

Come As You Are

Peter Wolf
Last Week 68
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 56

Thin Red Line

Glass Tiger
Last Week 56
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 51
62 Last Week: 84

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 84
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 58

True Colors

Cyndi Lauper
Last Week 58
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 44
64 Last Week: 78

Louder Than Bombs

The Smiths
Last Week 78
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 103

Another Step

Kim Wilde
Last Week 103
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 83

Coming Around Again

Carly Simon
Last Week 83
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 65

Robbie Nevil

Robbie Nevil
Last Week 65
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 46
68 Last Week: 69

To Hell With The Devil

Stryper
Last Week 69
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 74
69 Last Week: 60

Shirley Murdock

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 60
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 26
70 Last Week: 70

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club
Last Week 70
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 30
71 Last Week: 66

Never Enough

Patty Smyth
Last Week 66
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 20
72 Last Week: 79

Running In The Family

Level 42
Last Week 79
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 64

Whiplash Smile

Billy Idol
Last Week 64
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 47
74 Last Week: 72

By The Light Of The Moon

Los Lobos
Last Week 72
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 32
75 Last Week: 75

Platoon

Soundtrack
Last Week 75
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 13
76 Last Week: 73

The Bridge

Billy Joel
Last Week 73
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 47
77 Last Week: 55

Hipsway

Hipsway
Last Week 55
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 18
78 Last Week: 74

Can't Hold Back

Eddie Money
Last Week 74
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 58
79 Last Week: 62

Raised On Radio

Journey
Last Week 62
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 67
80 Last Week: 80
Last Week 80
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 19
81 Last Week: 91

One Heartbeat

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 91
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 77
Last Week 77
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 16
83 Last Week: 86

Skylarking

XTC
Last Week 86
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 29
84 Last Week: 109

Living All Alone

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 109
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 57

Some Kind Of Wonderful

Soundtrack
Last Week 57
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 13
86 Last Week: 97

Into The Light

Chris de Burgh
Last Week 97
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 93

Among The Living

Anthrax
Last Week 93
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 92

Close To The Bone

Thompson Twins
Last Week 92
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: 87

The House Of Blue Light

Deep Purple
Last Week 87
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 22
90 Last Week: 100
Last Week 100
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 85

Especially For You

The Smithereens
Last Week 85
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 50
93 Last Week: 99

Famous Blue Raincoat

Jennifer Warnes
Last Week 99
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 21
94 Last Week: 94

Love An Adventure

Pseudo Echo
Last Week 94
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 27
95 Last Week: 95

Sensational

Starpoint
Last Week 95
Peak Position 95
Wks on Chart 14
96 Last Week: 67
Last Week 67
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 28
97 Last Week: 88

Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi
Last Week 88
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 86
98 Last Week: 82

Chicago 18

Chicago
Last Week 82
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 45
99 Last Week: 89

7800 Degrees Fahrenheit

Bon Jovi
Last Week 89
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 104
100 Last Week: 102
Last Week 102
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 30
101 Last Week: 104

A Change Of Heart

David Sanborn
Last Week 104
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 37
102 Last Week: 98

Notorious

Duran Duran
Last Week 98
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 34
103 Last Week: 107

Spontaneous Inventions

Bobby McFerrin
Last Week 107
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 19
104 Last Week: 108

Mad, Bad And Dangerous To Know

Dead Or Alive
Last Week 108
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 25
105 Last Week: 76
Last Week 76
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 36
106 Last Week: 81

An American Tail

Soundtrack
Last Week 81
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 19
108 Last Week: 141

God's Own Medicine

The Mission U.K.
Last Week 141
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
109 Last Week: 114
Last Week 114
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 25
110 Last Week: 112

Dancin' Undercover

Ratt
Last Week 112
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 40
111 Last Week: 129

A Lot Of Love

Melba Moore
Last Week 129
Peak Position 91
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
112 Last Week: 142

Kool Moe Dee

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 142
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
113 Last Week: 116

Loud And Clear

Autograph
Last Week 116
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
115 Last Week: 101

Sheila E.

Sheila E.
Last Week 101
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 12
116 Last Week: 110

A Nice Place To Be

George Howard
Last Week 110
Peak Position 109
Wks on Chart 26
117 Last Week: 132

U2 Live: Under A Blood Red Sky (EP)

U2
Last Week 132
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 180
118 Last Week: 131

War

U2
Last Week 131
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 180
119 Last Week: 139

Storms Of Life

Randy Travis
Last Week 139
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 100
  • Gains in performance
120 Last Week: 113

Somewhere In Time

Iron Maiden
Last Week 113
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 39
121 Last Week: 117

Get Close

Pretenders
Last Week 117
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 29
122 Last Week: 134

The Cost Of Loving

The Style Council
Last Week 134
Peak Position 122
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
123 Last Week: 105

St. Julian

Julian Cope
Last Week 105
Peak Position 105
Wks on Chart 12
124 Last Week: 137

Peace Sells...But Who's Buying?

Megadeth
Last Week 137
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
125 Last Week: 144
Last Week 144
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
127 Last Week: 184

Frozen Ghost

Frozen Ghost
Last Week 184
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
128 Last Week: 135

The Unforgettable Fire

U2
Last Week 135
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 133
129 Last Week: 111
Last Week 111
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 90
130 Last Week: 123

Infected

The The
Last Week 123
Peak Position 89
Wks on Chart 18
132 Last Week: 163

Don't Disturb This Groove

The System
Last Week 163
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
134 Last Week: 118
Last Week 118
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 30
135 Last Week: 145

2 Live Crew Is What We Are

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 145
Peak Position 128
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
136 Last Week: 143

The Whole Story

Kate Bush
Last Week 143
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
137 Last Week: 150

Wide Awake In America (EP)

U2
Last Week 150
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
138 Last Week: 96

Concrete Blonde

Concrete Blonde
Last Week 96
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 16
139 Last Week: 119

Light Of Day

Soundtrack
Last Week 119
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 10
141 Last Week: 149

Ocean Front Property

George Strait
Last Week 149
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 28
142 Last Week: 128

No Jacket Required

Phil Collins
Last Week 128
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 123
143 Last Week: 124

An Imitation Of Love

Millie Jackson
Last Week 124
Peak Position 119
Wks on Chart 17
144 Last Week: 125

What Price Paradise

China Crisis
Last Week 125
Peak Position 114
Wks on Chart 12
145 Last Week: 126

Power

Kansas
Last Week 126
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 27
146 Last Week: --

Under The Volcano

Rock And Hyde
Last Week --
Peak Position 94
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
148 Last Week: 157

Better Than Heaven

Stacey Q
Last Week 157
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 39
149 Last Week: 140

Stand By Me

Soundtrack
Last Week 140
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 45
150 Last Week: 127

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band 1975-1985

Bruce Springsteen
Last Week 127
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
151 Last Week: 138

Perfect Timing

Donna Allen
Last Week 138
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 13
152 Last Week: 160

Under The Blue Moon

New Edition
Last Week 160
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 23
153 Last Week: 176

Sexappeal

Georgio
Last Week 176
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 52
  • Gains in performance
154 Last Week: 122

Freedom

Santana
Last Week 122
Peak Position 95
Wks on Chart 11
155 Last Week: 133

Little Shop Of Horrors

Soundtrack
Last Week 133
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 17
157 Last Week: 161

She Was Only The Grocer's Daughter

The Blow Monkeys
Last Week 161
Peak Position 134
Wks on Chart 8
158 Last Week: 194

Little America

Little America
Last Week 194
Peak Position 102
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
159 Last Week: 159

The Broadway Album

Barbra Streisand
Last Week 159
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
160 Last Week: 193

Boy

U2
Last Week 193
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
161 Last Week: 195

October

U2
Last Week 195
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
162 Last Week: 162

The Mission

Soundtrack
Last Week 162
Peak Position 132
Wks on Chart 13
163 Last Week: 151

The Touch

Alabama
Last Week 151
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 30
164 Last Week: 174

Standards, Vol. 1

Stanley Jordan
Last Week 174
Peak Position 116
Wks on Chart 18
165 Last Week: 165

2400 Fulton St.

Jefferson Airplane
Last Week 165
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 9
166 Last Week: 170
Last Week 170
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 65
167 Last Week: 167
Last Week 167
Peak Position 167
Wks on Chart 6
168 Last Week: 173

The Dark Side Of The Moon

Pink Floyd
Last Week 173
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 933
170 Last Week: 198

Like A Rock

Bob Seger
Last Week 198
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 62
  • Gains in performance
172 Last Week: 166

Private Passion

Jeff Lorber
Last Week 166
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 26
173 Last Week: 168

Standing On The Beach -- The Singles

The Cure
Last Week 168
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 57
174 Last Week: 154
Last Week 154
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 38
175 Last Week: 146

Solitude/Solitaire

Peter Cetera
Last Week 146
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 43
177 Last Week: 177

License To Kill

Malice
Last Week 177
Peak Position 177
Wks on Chart 6
178 Last Week: --

Blow Your Cool

Hoodoo Gurus
Last Week --
Peak Position 120
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
179 Last Week: 179

Master Of Puppets

Metallica
Last Week 179
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 132
180 Last Week: 136

Led Zeppelin IV

Led Zeppelin
Last Week 136
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 281
181 Last Week: --

Will Power

Joe Jackson
Last Week --
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
182 Last Week: --

Soul Survivor

Al Green
Last Week --
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
183 Last Week: --

Don't Give Up Your Day Job

Jack Wagner
Last Week --
Peak Position 151
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
184 Last Week: 183

Picture Book

Simply Red
Last Week 183
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 60
185 Last Week: --

Rap's Greatest Hits, Volume 2

Various Artists
Last Week --
Peak Position 167
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
186 Last Week: 152

Every Breath You Take-The Singles

The Police
Last Week 152
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 26
187 Last Week: 171

Aerosmith's Greatest Hits

Aerosmith
Last Week 171
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 60
188 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 172
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
189 Last Week: 169
Last Week 169
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 11
190 Last Week: 200

Fahrenheit

Toto
Last Week 200
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 36
191 Last Week: 196

Chico DeBarge

Chico DeBarge
Last Week 196
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 30
192 Last Week: 185

Obsession

Bob James
Last Week 185
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 27
193 Last Week: 172

Boston

Boston
Last Week 172
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 137
194 Last Week: 192

London 0 Hull 4

The Housemartins
Last Week 192
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 14
195 Last Week: --

Ten Women

Wire Train
Last Week --
Peak Position 181
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
196 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 155
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
197 Last Week: --

Terror Rising

Lizzy Borden
Last Week --
Peak Position 188
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
198 Last Week: --

Blind Date

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 198
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
199 Last Week: 189

Guitars, Cadillacs, Etc., Etc.

Dwight Yoakam
Last Week 189
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 65
200 Last Week: 155

The Collection

Amy Grant
Last Week 155
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 33