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: 3

La Bamba

Soundtrack

Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

Whitesnake

Whitesnake

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

Hysteria

Def Leppard

Last Week 4
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: 6

Bigger And Deffer

LL Cool J

Last Week 6
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 53
7 Last Week: 8

Who s That Girl

Soundtrack-Madonna

Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 12

Crushin

Fat Boys

Last Week 12
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 9

The Joshua Tree

U2

Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 103
11 Last Week: 10

Beverly Hills Cop II

Soundtrack

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

Girls, Girls, Girls

Motley Crue

Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 46
13 Last Week: 13

Duotones

Kenny G

Last Week 13
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 102
14 Last Week: 14

Slippery When Wet

Bon Jovi

Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 94
15 Last Week: 17

The Final Countdown

Europe

Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 78
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 18

Spanish Fly

Lisa Lisa

Last Week 18
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 15

Solitude Standing

Suzanne Vega

Last Week 15
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 32
18 Last Week: 16

I Never Said Goodbye

Sammy Hagar

Last Week 16
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 23
19 Last Week: 19

Look What The Cat Dragged In

Poison

Last Week 19
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 101
20 Last Week: 20

No Protection

Starship

Last Week 20
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 25
21 Last Week: 39

Lost Boys

Soundtrack

Last Week 39
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 21

Let It Loose

Gloria Estefan

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

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers

Last Week 24
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 37
26 Last Week: 29

Coming Around Again

Carly Simon

Last Week 29
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 27

One Way Home

Hooters

Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 26
28 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 103
29 Last Week: 25

Into The Fire

Bryan Adams

Last Week 25
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 33
31 Last Week: 44

Born To Boogie

Hank Williams Jr.

Last Week 44
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 34

One Heartbeat

Smokey Robinson

Last Week 34
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 38

If I Were Your Woman

Stephanie Mills

Last Week 38
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 26

Graceland

Paul Simon

Last Week 26
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 97
35 Last Week: 35

Richard Marx

Richard Marx

Last Week 35
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 86
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 32

Back In The Highlife

Steve Winwood

Last Week 32
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 86
39 Last Week: 36

Exposure

Expose

Last Week 36
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 74
40 Last Week: 42

Once Bitten

Great White

Last Week 42
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 33

T Pau

T Pau

Last Week 33
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 24
43 Last Week: 52

Best Of 38 Special--"Flashback"

Thirty Eight Special

Last Week 52
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 41

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr

Last Week 41
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
45 Last Week: 46

Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me

The Cure

Last Week 46
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 52
46 Last Week: 43

Dream Evil

Dio

Last Week 43
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 11
48 Last Week: 47

Sign O The Times

The Artist

Last Week 47
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 54
49 Last Week: 53
Last Week 53
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
50 Last Week: 49

True Blue

Madonna

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

Moonlighting

Soundtrack

Last Week 50
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 14
52 Last Week: 54

Alphabet City

ABC

Last Week 54
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 51

Invisible Touch

Genesis

Last Week 51
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 85
54 Last Week: 48

Running In The Family

Level 42

Last Week 48
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 34
55 Last Week: 150

The Big Throwdown

Levert

Last Week 150
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 72

Echo And The Bunnymen

Echo And The Bunnymen

Last Week 72
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 71

Reservations For Two

Dionne Warwick

Last Week 71
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 67

Radio K.A.O.S.

Roger Waters

Last Week 67
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 19
62 Last Week: 68

Night Songs

Cinderella

Last Week 68
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 70
63 Last Week: 66

Never Let Me Down

David Bowie

Last Week 66
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 26
65 Last Week: 65

Electric

The Cult

Last Week 65
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 32
67 Last Week: 57

The Way It Is

Bruce Hornsby

Last Week 57
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 73
68 Last Week: 69

Jody Watley

Jody Watley

Last Week 69
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 74
70 Last Week: 55

Happy Together

The Nylons

Last Week 55
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 24
73 Last Week: 70

Live In Australia With The Melbourne Symphony Orch.

Elton John

Last Week 70
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 41
75 Last Week: 87
Last Week 87
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 116

It s Better To Travel

Swing Out Sister

Last Week 116
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
New
78 Last Week: --

Door To Door

The Cars

Last Week --
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 80

Meet Danny Wilson

Danny Wilson

Last Week 80
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 16
82 Last Week: 81

Life, Love And Pain

Club Nouveau

Last Week 81
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 44
83 Last Week: 173

Out Of The Blue

Debbie Gibson

Last Week 173
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 89
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 63

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert

Last Week 63
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
85 Last Week: 151

Substance

New Order

Last Week 151
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
New
86 Last Week: --

Wildside

Loverboy

Last Week --
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 74

Sentimental Hygiene

Warren Zevon

Last Week 74
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 18
91 Last Week: 97

Life As We Know It

REO Speedwagon

Last Week 97
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 93

Touch And Go

Force M.D. s

Last Week 93
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 16
93 Last Week: 83

Life

Neil Young With Crazy Horse

Last Week 83
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 11
94 Last Week: 91

Dan Hill

Dan Hill

Last Week 91
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 19
95 Last Week: 102

To Hell With The Devil

Stryper

Last Week 102
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 74
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: 108

Still Life (Talking)

Pat Metheny Group

Last Week 108
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: 100

Don t Disturb This Groove

The System

Last Week 100
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
98 Last Week: 86

Frehley s Comet

Ace Frehley

Last Week 86
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 25
99 Last Week: 73

Tribute

Ozzy Osbourne/Randy Rhoads

Last Week 73
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 23
100 Last Week: 142

Appetite For Destruction

Guns N Roses

Last Week 142
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 147
  • Gains in performance
101 Last Week: 84

Love An Adventure

Pseudo Echo

Last Week 84
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 27
102 Last Week: 88

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club

Last Week 88
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 30
103 Last Week: 85

All By Myself

Regina Belle

Last Week 85
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 15
104 Last Week: 94

Among The Living

Anthrax

Last Week 94
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 36
105 Last Week: 112

Najee s Theme

Najee

Last Week 112
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
106 Last Week: 107

Rock You To Hell

Grim Reaper

Last Week 107
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 21
New
107 Last Week: --

The $5.98 EP-Garage Days Re-Revisited

Metallica

Last Week --
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
108 Last Week: 171

The Best Of Ritchie Valens

Ritchie Valens

Last Week 171
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
109 Last Week: 109

Bring The Family

John Hiatt

Last Week 109
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 17
111 Last Week: 99

Slide It In

Whitesnake

Last Week 99
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 85
New
112 Last Week: --

Disorderlies

Soundtrack

Last Week --
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
113 Last Week: 104

Keeper Of The Seven Keys, Part I

Helloween

Last Week 104
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 21
114 Last Week: 120

Marvin Sease

Marvin Sease

Last Week 120
Peak Position 114
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
115 Last Week: 101

Hillbilly Deluxe

Dwight Yoakam

Last Week 101
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 28
116 Last Week: 96

Contagious

Y

Last Week 96
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 13
117 Last Week: 128

The Top Ten Hits

Elvis Presley

Last Week 128
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
118 Last Week: 111

Surface

Surface

Last Week 111
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 19
119 Last Week: 106

Smooth Sailin

The Isley Brothers

Last Week 106
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 17
121 Last Week: 114

Under A Blood Red Sky

U2

Last Week 114
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 180
122 Last Week: 132

Raising Hell

Run-D.M.C.

Last Week 132
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 71
  • Gains in performance
125 Last Week: 118

The Unforgettable Fire

U2

Last Week 118
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 132
127 Last Week: 135

Dancing On The Ceiling

Lionel Richie

Last Week 135
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
129 Last Week: 113

Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi

Last Week 113
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 86
131 Last Week: 105

By The Light Of The Moon

Los Lobos

Last Week 105
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 32
132 Last Week: 136

War

U2

Last Week 136
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 179
133 Last Week: 125

Rover s Return

John Waite

Last Week 125
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 12
134 Last Week: 168

Third Stage

Boston

Last Week 168
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
135 Last Week: 153

Best Of The Doors

The Doors

Last Week 153
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
136 Last Week: 162

Faster Pussycat

Faster Pussycat

Last Week 162
Peak Position 97
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
137 Last Week: 139

Just Visiting This Planet

Jellybean

Last Week 139
Peak Position 101
Wks on Chart 11
138 Last Week: 122

Another Step

Kim Wilde

Last Week 122
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 26
139 Last Week: 123

Mechanical Resonance

Tesla

Last Week 123
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 61
140 Last Week: 155

Top Gun

Soundtrack

Last Week 155
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 93
141 Last Week: 141

Sgt. Pepper s Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles

Last Week 141
Peak Position 141
Wks on Chart 175
New
143 Last Week: --

Paid In Full

Eric B.

Last Week --
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
144 Last Week: 146

A Change Of Heart

David Sanborn

Last Week 146
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 37
145 Last Week: 143

The Number One Hits

Elvis Presley

Last Week 143
Peak Position 143
Wks on Chart 9
146 Last Week: 127
Last Week 127
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 27
147 Last Week: 129

In The City Of Light

Simple Minds

Last Week 129
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 10
148 Last Week: 160

Tell No Tales

TNT

Last Week 160
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
149 Last Week: 159

Word Up

Cameo

Last Week 159
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 54
  • Gains in performance
150 Last Week: 156

Live In Moscow

UB40

Last Week 156
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
151 Last Week: 126

7800 Degrees Fahrenheit

Bon Jovi

Last Week 126
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 104
152 Last Week: 152

After Dark

Cruzados

Last Week 152
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 21
153 Last Week: 119

Raindancing

Alison Moyet

Last Week 119
Peak Position 94
Wks on Chart 17
155 Last Week: 133

Into The Woods

The Call

Last Week 133
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 13
156 Last Week: 131

Klymaxx

Klymaxx

Last Week 131
Peak Position 98
Wks on Chart 31
157 Last Week: 145

Everybody Loves The Pilot (Except The Crew)

Jon Astley

Last Week 145
Peak Position 135
Wks on Chart 10
158 Last Week: 158

A Letter From St. Paul

The Silencers

Last Week 158
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 11
160 Last Week: 154

Wide Awake In America (EP)

U2

Last Week 154
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 23
161 Last Week: --

Days Of Future Past

The Moody Blues

Last Week --
Peak Position 154
Wks on Chart 106
  • Gains in performance
162 Last Week: 184

The Camera Never Lies

Michael Franks

Last Week 184
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
164 Last Week: 177

Pursuit Of Happiness

The Beat Farmers

Last Week 177
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
165 Last Week: 165

Rhyme Pays

Ice-T

Last Week 165
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 27
166 Last Week: 138

Clutching At Straws

Marillion

Last Week 138
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 11
167 Last Week: 144

Forever

Kool

Last Week 144
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 42
168 Last Week: 170
Last Week 170
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 15
169 Last Week: 191

The Other Side Of Life

The Moody Blues

Last Week 191
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
170 Last Week: --

Pyromania

Def Leppard

Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 116
  • Gains in performance
171 Last Week: 137

Got Any Gum?

Joe Walsh

Last Week 137
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 8
172 Last Week: 121

See How We Are

X

Last Week 121
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 11
173 Last Week: 157

Break Every Rule

Tina Turner

Last Week 157
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 52
174 Last Week: 197

Live At The Hollywood Bowl

The Doors

Last Week 197
Peak Position 154
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
176 Last Week: 147

Storms Of Life

Randy Travis

Last Week 147
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 100
177 Last Week: 130

Into The Light

Chris De Burgh

Last Week 130
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 32
178 Last Week: 148

Men And Women

Simply Red

Last Week 148
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 26
179 Last Week: --

The White Album

The Beatles

Last Week --
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 156
  • Gains in performance
180 Last Week: 181

Hot, Cool And Vicious

Salt-N-Pepa

Last Week 181
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 53
181 Last Week: 163

Sexappeal

Georgio

Last Week 163
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 52
182 Last Week: 149

Keel

Keel

Last Week 149
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 13
183 Last Week: 188

Whiplash Smile

Billy Idol

Last Week 188
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 47
184 Last Week: 172

Heart

Heart

Last Week 172
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 92
185 Last Week: 183

Boy

U2

Last Week 183
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 47
186 Last Week: 180

I m No Angel

Gregg Allman

Last Week 180
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 28
187 Last Week: 176

Like A Virgin

Madonna

Last Week 176
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
188 Last Week: 189

Back To The Beach

Soundtrack

Last Week 189
Peak Position 188
Wks on Chart 2
189 Last Week: 182

Dark Side Of The Moon

Pink Floyd

Last Week 182
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 741
191 Last Week: 193

Dancing On The Couch

Go West

Last Week 193
Peak Position 172
Wks on Chart 9
192 Last Week: 167

King s Record Shop

Rosanne Cash

Last Week 167
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 20
193 Last Week: 186

October

U2

Last Week 186
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 25
194 Last Week: 174

Can t Hold Back

Eddie Money

Last Week 174
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 58
195 Last Week: 190

Maximum Security

Tony Mac Alpine

Last Week 190
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 11
New
196 Last Week: --

Dana Dane With Fame

Dana Dane

Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
197 Last Week: 194

Peace Sells...But Who s Buying?

Megadeth

Last Week 194
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 47
199 Last Week: 200

Louder Than Bombs

The Smiths

Last Week 200
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
200 Last Week: 166
Last Week 166
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 14