2015 MTV Video Music Awards

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.

2 Last Week: 2

Whitesnake

Whitesnake

Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 76
3 Last Week: 4

La Bamba

Soundtrack

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 9

Hysteria

Def Leppard

Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 133
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 5

Bad Animals

Heart

Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 50
6 Last Week: 3

Bigger And Deffer

LL Cool J

Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 53
7 Last Week: 6

In The Dark

Grateful Dead

Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 12

Who s That Girl

Soundtrack-Madonna

Last Week 12
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 7

The Joshua Tree

U2

Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 103
10 Last Week: 10

Beverly Hills Cop II

Soundtrack

Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 26
11 Last Week: 8

Girls, Girls, Girls

Motley Crue

Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 46
12 Last Week: 14

Crushin

Fat Boys

Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 11

Duotones

Kenny G

Last Week 11
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 102
14 Last Week: 15

Slippery When Wet

Bon Jovi

Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 94
15 Last Week: 13

Solitude Standing

Suzanne Vega

Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 16

I Never Said Goodbye

Sammy Hagar

Last Week 16
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 23
17 Last Week: 23

The Final Countdown

Europe

Last Week 23
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 78
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 21

Spanish Fly

Lisa Lisa

Last Week 21
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 48
19 Last Week: 18

Look What The Cat Dragged In

Poison

Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 101
20 Last Week: 17

No Protection

Starship

Last Week 17
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 25
21 Last Week: 19

Let It Loose

Gloria Estefan

Last Week 19
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 97
22 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 21
24 Last Week: 25

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers

Last Week 25
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 29

Into The Fire

Bryan Adams

Last Week 29
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 33
26 Last Week: 24

Graceland

Paul Simon

Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 97
27 Last Week: 27

One Way Home

Hooters

Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 32
Last Week 32
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 103
29 Last Week: 38

Coming Around Again

Carly Simon

Last Week 38
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 26

Back In The Highlife

Steve Winwood

Last Week 26
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 86
33 Last Week: 31

T Pau

T Pau

Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 24
35 Last Week: 36

Richard Marx

Richard Marx

Last Week 36
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 86
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 35

Exposure

Expose

Last Week 35
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 74
37 Last Week: 48
Last Week 48
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 40

Lost Boys

Soundtrack

Last Week 40
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 41

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr

Last Week 41
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
42 Last Week: 51

Once Bitten

Great White

Last Week 51
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 43

Dream Evil

Dio

Last Week 43
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 11
46 Last Week: 39

Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me

The Cure

Last Week 39
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 52
47 Last Week: 47

Sign O The Times

The Artist

Last Week 47
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 54
48 Last Week: 46

Running In The Family

Level 42

Last Week 46
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 34
49 Last Week: 49

True Blue

Madonna

Last Week 49
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 82
50 Last Week: 50

Moonlighting

Soundtrack

Last Week 50
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 14
51 Last Week: 42

Invisible Touch

Genesis

Last Week 42
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 85
52 Last Week: 67

Best Of 38 Special--"Flashback"

Thirty Eight Special

Last Week 67
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 58
Last Week 58
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
54 Last Week: 65

Alphabet City

ABC

Last Week 65
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 52

Happy Together

The Nylons

Last Week 52
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 24
57 Last Week: 62

The Way It Is

Bruce Hornsby

Last Week 62
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 73
63 Last Week: 54

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert

Last Week 54
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
64 Last Week: 75

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross

Last Week 75
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 69

Electric

The Cult

Last Week 69
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 32
66 Last Week: 70

Never Let Me Down

David Bowie

Last Week 70
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 26
67 Last Week: 64

Radio K.A.O.S.

Roger Waters

Last Week 64
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 19
68 Last Week: 78

Night Songs

Cinderella

Last Week 78
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 70
69 Last Week: 76

Jody Watley

Jody Watley

Last Week 76
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 74
70 Last Week: 66

Live In Australia With The Melbourne Symphony Orch.

Elton John

Last Week 66
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 41
71 Last Week: 86

Reservations For Two

Dionne Warwick

Last Week 86
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 81

Echo And The Bunnymen

Echo And The Bunnymen

Last Week 81
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 55

Tribute

Ozzy Osbourne/Randy Rhoads

Last Week 55
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 23
74 Last Week: 73

Sentimental Hygiene

Warren Zevon

Last Week 73
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 18
77 Last Week: 93

Everlasting

Natalie Cole

Last Week 93
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 95

Meet Danny Wilson

Danny Wilson

Last Week 95
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 79

Life, Love And Pain

Club Nouveau

Last Week 79
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 44
83 Last Week: 83

Life

Neil Young With Crazy Horse

Last Week 83
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 11
84 Last Week: 82

Love An Adventure

Pseudo Echo

Last Week 82
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 27
85 Last Week: 88

All By Myself

Regina Belle

Last Week 88
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 80

Frehley s Comet

Ace Frehley

Last Week 80
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 25
87 Last Week: 104
Last Week 104
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 71

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club

Last Week 71
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 30
89 Last Week: 94

Living In A Box

Living In A Box

Last Week 94
Peak Position 89
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 92

Dan Hill

Dan Hill

Last Week 92
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 19
93 Last Week: 129

Touch And Go

Force M.D. s

Last Week 129
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
94 Last Week: 101

Among The Living

Anthrax

Last Week 101
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: 89

Contagious

Y

Last Week 89
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 13
99 Last Week: 99

Slide It In

Whitesnake

Last Week 99
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 85
100 Last Week: 84

Don t Disturb This Groove

The System

Last Week 84
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
101 Last Week: 102

Hillbilly Deluxe

Dwight Yoakam

Last Week 102
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 28
102 Last Week: 108

To Hell With The Devil

Stryper

Last Week 108
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 74
104 Last Week: 105

Keeper Of The Seven Keys, Part I

Helloween

Last Week 105
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 21
105 Last Week: 113

By The Light Of The Moon

Los Lobos

Last Week 113
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 32
106 Last Week: 91

Smooth Sailin

The Isley Brothers

Last Week 91
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 17
107 Last Week: 116

Rock You To Hell

Grim Reaper

Last Week 116
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
108 Last Week: 128

Still Life (Talking)

Pat Metheny Group

Last Week 128
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
109 Last Week: 107

Bring The Family

John Hiatt

Last Week 107
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 17
111 Last Week: 96

Surface

Surface

Last Week 96
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 19
112 Last Week: 115

Najee s Theme

Najee

Last Week 115
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 45
113 Last Week: 119

Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi

Last Week 119
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 86
114 Last Week: 120

Under A Blood Red Sky

U2

Last Week 120
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 180
116 Last Week: 191

It s Better To Travel

Swing Out Sister

Last Week 191
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
118 Last Week: 114

The Unforgettable Fire

U2

Last Week 114
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 132
119 Last Week: 126

Raindancing

Alison Moyet

Last Week 126
Peak Position 94
Wks on Chart 17
120 Last Week: 132

Marvin Sease

Marvin Sease

Last Week 132
Peak Position 114
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
121 Last Week: 121

See How We Are

X

Last Week 121
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 11
122 Last Week: 87

Another Step

Kim Wilde

Last Week 87
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 26
123 Last Week: 112

Mechanical Resonance

Tesla

Last Week 112
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 61
124 Last Week: 141
Last Week 141
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
125 Last Week: 98

Rover s Return

John Waite

Last Week 98
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 12
126 Last Week: 124

7800 Degrees Fahrenheit

Bon Jovi

Last Week 124
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 104
127 Last Week: 149
Last Week 149
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
128 Last Week: 150

The Top Ten Hits

Elvis Presley

Last Week 150
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
129 Last Week: 109

In The City Of Light

Simple Minds

Last Week 109
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 10
130 Last Week: 117

Into The Light

Chris De Burgh

Last Week 117
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 32
131 Last Week: 130

Klymaxx

Klymaxx

Last Week 130
Peak Position 98
Wks on Chart 31
132 Last Week: 137

Raising Hell

Run-D.M.C.

Last Week 137
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 71
133 Last Week: 131

Into The Woods

The Call

Last Week 131
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 13
135 Last Week: 123

Dancing On The Ceiling

Lionel Richie

Last Week 123
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
136 Last Week: 118

War

U2

Last Week 118
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 179
137 Last Week: 125

Got Any Gum?

Joe Walsh

Last Week 125
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 8
138 Last Week: 138

Clutching At Straws

Marillion

Last Week 138
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 11
New
139 Last Week: --

Just Visiting This Planet

Jellybean

Last Week --
Peak Position 101
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
141 Last Week: 171

Sgt. Pepper s Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles

Last Week 171
Peak Position 141
Wks on Chart 175
  • Gains in performance
142 Last Week: 182

Appetite For Destruction

Guns N Roses

Last Week 182
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 147
  • Gains in performance
143 Last Week: 145

The Number One Hits

Elvis Presley

Last Week 145
Peak Position 143
Wks on Chart 9
144 Last Week: 148

Forever

Kool

Last Week 148
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 42
145 Last Week: 135

Everybody Loves The Pilot (Except The Crew)

Jon Astley

Last Week 135
Peak Position 135
Wks on Chart 10
146 Last Week: 136

A Change Of Heart

David Sanborn

Last Week 136
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 37
147 Last Week: 161

Storms Of Life

Randy Travis

Last Week 161
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 100
  • Gains in performance
148 Last Week: 174

Men And Women

Simply Red

Last Week 174
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
149 Last Week: 106

Keel

Keel

Last Week 106
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 13
New
150 Last Week: --

The Big Throwdown

Levert

Last Week --
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
151 Last Week: --

Substance

New Order

Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 60
152 Last Week: 159

After Dark

Cruzados

Last Week 159
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
153 Last Week: 153

Best Of The Doors

The Doors

Last Week 153
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 43
154 Last Week: 140

Wide Awake In America (EP)

U2

Last Week 140
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 23
155 Last Week: 169

Top Gun

Soundtrack

Last Week 169
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 93
156 Last Week: 162

Live In Moscow

UB40

Last Week 162
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
157 Last Week: 157

Break Every Rule

Tina Turner

Last Week 157
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 52
158 Last Week: 163

A Letter From St. Paul

The Silencers

Last Week 163
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
159 Last Week: 144

Word Up

Cameo

Last Week 144
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 54
160 Last Week: 143

Tell No Tales

TNT

Last Week 143
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 21
161 Last Week: 155

Heartland

The Judds

Last Week 155
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 31
162 Last Week: 186

Faster Pussycat

Faster Pussycat

Last Week 186
Peak Position 97
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
163 Last Week: 160

Sexappeal

Georgio

Last Week 160
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 52
164 Last Week: 177

Bucky Fellini

The Dead Milkmen

Last Week 177
Peak Position 163
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
165 Last Week: 170

Rhyme Pays

Ice-T

Last Week 170
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
166 Last Week: 156
Last Week 156
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 14
167 Last Week: 167

King s Record Shop

Rosanne Cash

Last Week 167
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 20
168 Last Week: 165

Third Stage

Boston

Last Week 165
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
170 Last Week: 142
Last Week 142
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 15
171 Last Week: 198

The Best Of Ritchie Valens

Ritchie Valens

Last Week 198
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
172 Last Week: 154

Heart

Heart

Last Week 154
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 92
New
173 Last Week: --

Out Of The Blue

Debbie Gibson

Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 89
  • Gains in performance
174 Last Week: 152

Can t Hold Back

Eddie Money

Last Week 152
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 58
175 Last Week: 187
Last Week 187
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
176 Last Week: 180

Like A Virgin

Madonna

Last Week 180
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
New
177 Last Week: --

Pursuit Of Happiness

The Beat Farmers

Last Week --
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
178 Last Week: 181

Kool Moe Dee

Kool Moe Dee

Last Week 181
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 21
180 Last Week: 134

I m No Angel

Gregg Allman

Last Week 134
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 28
181 Last Week: 185

Hot, Cool And Vicious

Salt-N-Pepa

Last Week 185
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 53
182 Last Week: 179

Dark Side Of The Moon

Pink Floyd

Last Week 179
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 741
183 Last Week: 168

Boy

U2

Last Week 168
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 47
184 Last Week: 147

The Camera Never Lies

Michael Franks

Last Week 147
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 11
185 Last Week: 188

Madonna

Madonna

Last Week 188
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 168
186 Last Week: 166

October

U2

Last Week 166
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 25
188 Last Week: 173

Whiplash Smile

Billy Idol

Last Week 173
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 47
New
189 Last Week: --

Back To The Beach

Soundtrack

Last Week --
Peak Position 188
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
190 Last Week: 146

Maximum Security

Tony Mac Alpine

Last Week 146
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 11
191 Last Week: --

The Other Side Of Life

The Moody Blues

Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
192 Last Week: 199

Opera Sauvage

Vangelis

Last Week 199
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 39
193 Last Week: 175

Dancing On The Couch

Go West

Last Week 175
Peak Position 172
Wks on Chart 9
194 Last Week: 184

Peace Sells...But Who s Buying?

Megadeth

Last Week 184
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 47
195 Last Week: 172

The Jets

The Jets

Last Week 172
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 70
New
196 Last Week: --

After Here, Through Midland

Cock Robin

Last Week --
Peak Position 166
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
197 Last Week: 194

Live At The Hollywood Bowl

The Doors

Last Week 194
Peak Position 154
Wks on Chart 11
199 Last Week: 190

Hurricane Eyes

Loudness

Last Week 190
Peak Position 190
Wks on Chart 4
200 Last Week: 176

Louder Than Bombs

The Smiths

Last Week 176
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25