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

La Bamba

Soundtrack
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
3 Last Week: 3

Whitesnake

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

Hysteria

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: 7

Who's That Girl

Soundtrack-Madonna
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 8

Crushin'

Fat Boys
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 9

In The Dark

Grateful Dead
Last Week 9
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 34
10 Last Week: 10

The Joshua Tree

U2
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 119
11 Last Week: 11

Beverly Hills Cop II

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

Girls, Girls, Girls

Motley Crue
Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 46
13 Last Week: 15

The Final Countdown

Europe
Last Week 15
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 78
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 14

Slippery When Wet

Bon Jovi
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 118
15 Last Week: 13

Duotones

Kenny G
Last Week 13
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 102
17 Last Week: 17

Solitude Standing

Suzanne Vega
Last Week 17
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 32
18 Last Week: 18

I Never Said Goodbye

Sammy Hagar
Last Week 18
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: 21

Lost Boys

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

The Lonesome Jubilee

John Mellencamp
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22

Tango In The Night

Fleetwood Mac
Last Week 22
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 58
23 Last Week: 20

No Protection

Starship
Last Week 20
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 25
24 Last Week: 23

Let It Loose

Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine
Last Week 23
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 97
25 Last Week: 26

Coming Around Again

Carly Simon
Last Week 26
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28

Always & Forever

Randy Travis
Last Week 28
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 103
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 25

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers
Last Week 25
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 37
28 Last Week: 31

Born To Boogie

Hank Williams Jr.
Last Week 31
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 30
Last Week 30
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 157
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 21
31 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 32

One Heartbeat

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 32
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 33

If I Were Your Woman

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 33
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 40

Once Bitten

Great White
Last Week 40
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 35

Richard Marx

Richard Marx
Last Week 35
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 86
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 27

One Way Home

Hooters
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 26
37 Last Week: 29

Into The Fire

Bryan Adams
Last Week 29
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 33
38 Last Week: 43

Best Of 38 Special--"Flashback"

Thirty Eight Special
Last Week 43
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 34

Graceland

Paul Simon
Last Week 34
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 105
40 Last Week: 39

Exposure

Expose
Last Week 39
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 74
41 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 106
42 Last Week: 38

Back In The Highlife

Steve Winwood
Last Week 38
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 86
43 Last Week: 78

Door To Door

The Cars
Last Week 78
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 41

T'Pau

T'Pau
Last Week 41
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 24
45 Last Week: 48

Sign 'O' The Times

Prince
Last Week 48
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 57
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 42

Licensed To Ill

Beastie Boys
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 152
47 Last Week: 45

Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me

The Cure
Last Week 45
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 52
48 Last Week: 52

Alphabet City

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

The Big Throwdown

Levert
Last Week 55
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 50

True Blue

Madonna
Last Week 50
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 82
51 Last Week: 47

Crowded House

Crowded House
Last Week 47
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 58
53 Last Week: 51

Moonlighting

Soundtrack
Last Week 51
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 14
54 Last Week: 57

Echo And The Bunnymen

Echo And The Bunnymen
Last Week 57
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 107

The $5.98 EP-Garage Days Re-Revisited

Metallica
Last Week 107
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 59

Reservations For Two

Dionne Warwick
Last Week 59
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 46

Dream Evil

Dio
Last Week 46
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 11
59 Last Week: 44

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 44
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
60 Last Week: 85

Substance

New Order
Last Week 85
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 86

Wildside

Loverboy
Last Week 86
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 62

Night Songs

Cinderella
Last Week 62
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 70
63 Last Week: 54

Running In The Family

Level 42
Last Week 54
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 34
64 Last Week: 53

Invisible Touch

Genesis
Last Week 53
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 85
65 Last Week: 56

Jonathan Butler

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 56
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 33
66 Last Week: 71

Strawberry Moon

Grover Washington, Jr.
Last Week 71
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 68

Jody Watley

Jody Watley
Last Week 68
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 74
68 Last Week: 83

Out Of The Blue

Debbie Gibson
Last Week 83
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 89
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 61

Radio K.A.O.S.

Roger Waters
Last Week 61
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 19
70 Last Week: 63

Never Let Me Down

David Bowie
Last Week 63
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 26
71 Last Week: 76

It's Better To Travel

Swing Out Sister
Last Week 76
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 73

Live In Australia With The Melbourne Symphony Orch.

Elton John
Last Week 73
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 41
74 Last Week: 65

Electric

The Cult
Last Week 65
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 32
75 Last Week: 75
Last Week 75
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 32
76 Last Week: 77

Everlasting

Natalie Cole
Last Week 77
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 58
77 Last Week: --

Dirty Dancing

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 96
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: 70

Happy Together

The Nylons
Last Week 70
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 24
79 Last Week: 58

Just Like The First Time

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 58
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 51
80 Last Week: 66

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston
Last Week 66
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 176
81 Last Week: 92

Touch And Go

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 92
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 74
Last Week 74
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 93
85 Last Week: 91

Life As We Know It

REO Speedwagon
Last Week 91
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 80

Strong Persuader

Robert Cray
Last Week 80
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 49
87 Last Week: 87

Sentimental Hygiene

Warren Zevon
Last Week 87
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 18
88 Last Week: 96

Still Life (Talking)

Pat Metheny Group
Last Week 96
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: 88

Love Is For Suckers

Twisted Sister
Last Week 88
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 11
90 Last Week: 94

Dan Hill

Dan Hill
Last Week 94
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 36
91 Last Week: 79

Meet Danny Wilson

Danny Wilson
Last Week 79
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 16
92 Last Week: 100

Appetite For Destruction

Guns N' Roses
Last Week 100
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 175
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: 84

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert
Last Week 84
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
94 Last Week: 143

Paid In Full

Eric B. & Rakim
Last Week 143
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 95

To Hell With The Devil

Stryper
Last Week 95
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 74
96 Last Week: 64

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 64
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 53
97 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
98 Last Week: 106

Rock You To Hell

Grim Reaper
Last Week 106
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
99 Last Week: 81

Robbie Nevil

Robbie Nevil
Last Week 81
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 46
100 Last Week: --

Permanent Vacation

Aerosmith
Last Week --
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 67
  • Gains in performance
101 Last Week: 82

Life, Love And Pain

Club Nouveau
Last Week 82
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 44
102 Last Week: 108

The Best Of Ritchie Valens

Ritchie Valens
Last Week 108
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
103 Last Week: 112

Disorderlies

Soundtrack
Last Week 112
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
104 Last Week: 102

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club
Last Week 102
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 30
105 Last Week: 105

Najee's Theme

Najee
Last Week 105
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 45
107 Last Week: 115

Hillbilly Deluxe

Dwight Yoakam
Last Week 115
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
108 Last Week: 196

Dana Dane With Fame

Dana Dane
Last Week 196
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
109 Last Week: 137

Just Visiting This Planet

Jellybean
Last Week 137
Peak Position 101
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
110 Last Week: 111

Slide It In

Whitesnake
Last Week 111
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 85
111 Last Week: 90
Last Week 90
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 19
112 Last Week: 98

Frehley's Comet

Ace Frehley
Last Week 98
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 25
113 Last Week: 97

Don't Disturb This Groove

The System
Last Week 97
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
114 Last Week: 114

Marvin Sease

Marvin Sease
Last Week 114
Peak Position 114
Wks on Chart 17
115 Last Week: 109

Bring The Family

John Hiatt
Last Week 109
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 17
116 Last Week: 103

All By Myself

Regina Belle
Last Week 103
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 15
117 Last Week: 117

The Top Ten Hits

Elvis Presley
Last Week 117
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 8
119 Last Week: 122

Raising Hell

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 122
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 71
120 Last Week: 104

Among The Living

Anthrax
Last Week 104
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 36
121 Last Week: 121

U2 Live: Under A Blood Red Sky (EP)

U2
Last Week 121
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 180
122 Last Week: 116

Contagious

Y&T
Last Week 116
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 13
123 Last Week: 124
Last Week 124
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 13
124 Last Week: 113

Keeper Of The Seven Keys, Part I

Helloween
Last Week 113
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 21
125 Last Week: 101

Love An Adventure

Pseudo Echo
Last Week 101
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 27
126 Last Week: 125

The Unforgettable Fire

U2
Last Week 125
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 133
127 Last Week: 135

Best Of The Doors

The Doors
Last Week 135
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
128 Last Week: 136

Faster Pussycat

Faster Pussycat
Last Week 136
Peak Position 97
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
129 Last Week: 89

Living In A Box

Living In A Box
Last Week 89
Peak Position 89
Wks on Chart 13
130 Last Week: 119

Smooth Sailin'

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 119
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 17
131 Last Week: 129

Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi
Last Week 129
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 86
133 Last Week: 139

Mechanical Resonance

Tesla
Last Week 139
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
134 Last Week: 134

Third Stage

Boston
Last Week 134
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
135 Last Week: 140

Top Gun

Soundtrack
Last Week 140
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 94
136 Last Week: 142

Broadcast

Cutting Crew
Last Week 142
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
137 Last Week: 132

War

U2
Last Week 132
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 180
138 Last Week: 150

Live In Moscow

UB40
Last Week 150
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
139 Last Week: 123

Hard Times In The Land Of Plenty

Omar And The Howlers
Last Week 123
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 19
140 Last Week: 149

Word Up

Cameo
Last Week 149
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 54
  • Gains in performance
141 Last Week: 179

The Beatles [White Album]

The Beatles
Last Week 179
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 184
  • Gains in performance
142 Last Week: 118

Surface

Surface
Last Week 118
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 19
143 Last Week: 144

A Change Of Heart

David Sanborn
Last Week 144
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 37
144 Last Week: 133

Rover's Return

John Waite
Last Week 133
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 12
145 Last Week: 130
Last Week 130
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 28
146 Last Week: 131

By The Light Of The Moon

Los Lobos
Last Week 131
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 32
147 Last Week: 170

Pyromania

Def Leppard
Last Week 170
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 122
  • Gains in performance
148 Last Week: 148

Tell No Tales

TNT
Last Week 148
Peak Position 100
Wks on Chart 21
149 Last Week: 127

Dancing On The Ceiling

Lionel Richie
Last Week 127
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
150 Last Week: 176

Storms Of Life

Randy Travis
Last Week 176
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 100
  • Gains in performance
151 Last Week: 154

Trio

Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris
Last Week 154
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 48
152 Last Week: 160

Wide Awake In America (EP)

U2
Last Week 160
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 23
153 Last Week: 151

7800 Degrees Fahrenheit

Bon Jovi
Last Week 151
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 104
154 Last Week: 161

Days Of Future Past

The Moody Blues
Last Week 161
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 106
  • Gains in performance
155 Last Week: 120
Last Week 120
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 28
156 Last Week: 155

Into The Woods

The Call
Last Week 155
Peak Position 123
Wks on Chart 13
157 Last Week: 141

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles
Last Week 141
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 205
158 Last Week: 145

The Number One Hits

Elvis Presley
Last Week 145
Peak Position 143
Wks on Chart 9
159 Last Week: 138

Another Step

Kim Wilde
Last Week 138
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 26
160 Last Week: 128
Last Week 128
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 15
161 Last Week: 126

Gypsy Blood

Mason Ruffner
Last Week 126
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 16
162 Last Week: 162

The Camera Never Lies

Michael Franks
Last Week 162
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 11
163 Last Week: 164

Pursuit Of Happiness

The Beat Farmers
Last Week 164
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 8
164 Last Week: 168
Last Week 168
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 15
165 Last Week: 165

Rhyme Pays

Ice-T
Last Week 165
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 27
166 Last Week: 169

The Other Side Of Life

The Moody Blues
Last Week 169
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 42
167 Last Week: 198

Glenn Medeiros

Glenn Medeiros
Last Week 198
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
168 Last Week: 178

Men And Women

Simply Red
Last Week 178
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 26
169 Last Week: 172

See How We Are

X
Last Week 172
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 11
170 Last Week: 146
Last Week 146
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 27
171 Last Week: 175
Last Week 175
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
172 Last Week: 181

Sexappeal

Georgio
Last Week 181
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 52
173 Last Week: 166

Clutching At Straws

Marillion
Last Week 166
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 11
174 Last Week: 174

Live At The Hollywood Bowl

The Doors
Last Week 174
Peak Position 154
Wks on Chart 11
175 Last Week: 157

Everybody Loves The Pilot (Except The Crew)

Jon Astley
Last Week 157
Peak Position 135
Wks on Chart 10
176 Last Week: 153

Raindancing

Alison Moyet
Last Week 153
Peak Position 94
Wks on Chart 17
177 Last Week: 182

Keel

Keel
Last Week 182
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 13
178 Last Week: --

Wendy And Lisa

Wendy And Lisa
Last Week --
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
179 Last Week: 152

After Dark

Cruzados
Last Week 152
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 21
180 Last Week: 184

Heart

Heart
Last Week 184
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 92
181 Last Week: 185

Boy

U2
Last Week 185
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 47
182 Last Week: 159

Pleased To Meet Me

The Replacements
Last Week 159
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 19
183 Last Week: 167
Last Week 167
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 42
184 Last Week: 194

Can't Hold Back

Eddie Money
Last Week 194
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
185 Last Week: 183

Whiplash Smile

Billy Idol
Last Week 183
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 47
186 Last Week: 158

A Letter From St. Paul

The Silencers
Last Week 158
Peak Position 147
Wks on Chart 11
187 Last Week: 180

Hot, Cool And Vicious

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 180
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 53
188 Last Week: 177

Into The Light

Chris de Burgh
Last Week 177
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 32
189 Last Week: 199

Louder Than Bombs

The Smiths
Last Week 199
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
190 Last Week: --

In My Tribe

10,000 Maniacs
Last Week --
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 77
  • Gains in performance
191 Last Week: 173

Break Every Rule

Tina Turner
Last Week 173
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 52
192 Last Week: 147

In The City Of Light

Simple Minds
Last Week 147
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 10
193 Last Week: 187

Like A Virgin

Madonna
Last Week 187
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 109
194 Last Week: 190
Last Week 190
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 25
195 Last Week: 171

Got Any Gum?

Joe Walsh
Last Week 171
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 8
196 Last Week: 191

Dancing On The Couch

Go West
Last Week 191
Peak Position 172
Wks on Chart 9
197 Last Week: 189

The Dark Side Of The Moon

Pink Floyd
Last Week 189
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 931
198 Last Week: 156

Klymaxx

Klymaxx
Last Week 156
Peak Position 98
Wks on Chart 31
199 Last Week: 193

October

U2
Last Week 193
Peak Position 104
Wks on Chart 38
200 Last Week: 192

King's Record Shop

Rosanne Cash
Last Week 192
Peak Position 138
Wks on Chart 20