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.

1 Last Week: 1

Forever Your Girl

Paula Abdul

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 175
2 Last Week: 2

Janet Jackson s Rhythm Nation 1814

Janet Jackson

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
4 Last Week: 6

Soul Provider

Michael Bolton

Last Week 6
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 202
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 5

Cosmic Thing

The B-52 s

Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 65
6 Last Week: 12

Nick Of Time

Bonnie Raitt

Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 185
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 4

Girl You Know It s True

Milli Vanilli

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
8 Last Week: 9

Alannah Myles

Alannah Myles

Last Week 9
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 7

Cry Like A Rainstorm, Howl Like The Wind

Linda Ronstadt (Feat. A. Neville)

Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 58
10 Last Week: 8

Storm Front

Billy Joel

Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 69
11 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 110
12 Last Week: 11

Full Moon Fever

Tom Petty

Last Week 11
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 71
13 Last Week: 13

Back On The Block

Quincy Jones

Last Week 13
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 40
14 Last Week: 15

Pump Up The Jam - The Album

Technotronic

Last Week 15
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 16

Dr. Feelgood

Motley Crue

Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 109
16 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 122
17 Last Week: 14

Dance!...Ya Know It!

Bobby Brown

Last Week 14
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 33
18 Last Week: 19

Tender Lover

Babyface

Last Week 19
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 61
19 Last Week: 18

Stone Cold Rhymin

Young MC

Last Week 18
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 48
22 Last Week: 24

The End Of The Innocence

Don Henley

Last Week 24
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 148
24 Last Week: 25

Look Sharp!

Roxette

Last Week 25
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 71
25 Last Week: 31

Please Hammer Don t Hurt Em

M.C. Hammer

Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 29

London Warsaw New York

Basia

Last Week 29
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 23

Skid Row

Skid Row

Last Week 23
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 78
28 Last Week: 32

Can t Fight Fate

Taylor Dayne

Last Week 32
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 30

The Best Of Luther Vandross: The Best Of Love

Luther Vandross

Last Week 30
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 51
30 Last Week: 28

Repeat Offender

Richard Marx

Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 66
31 Last Week: 59

Blue Sky Mining

Midnight Oil

Last Week 59
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 39
Last Week 39
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 33
Last Week 33
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 26

Slip Of The Tongue

Whitesnake

Last Week 26
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 34
35 Last Week: 27

Keep On Movin

Soul II Soul

Last Week 27
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 51
36 Last Week: 38

Beaches

Soundtrack

Last Week 38
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 176
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 37

Michel le

Michel le

Last Week 37
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 36

Nothing Matters Without Love

Seduction

Last Week 36
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 47
40 Last Week: 47

Sleeping With The Past

Elton John

Last Week 47
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 40

Bad English

Bad English

Last Week 40
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 52
42 Last Week: 42

As Nasty As They Wanna Be

The 2 Live Crew

Last Week 42
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 81
43 Last Week: 34

Born On The Fourth Of July

Soundtrack

Last Week 34
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 15
44 Last Week: 45

Smithereens 11

The Smithereens

Last Week 45
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 41

Heart Of Stone

Cher

Last Week 41
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 53
46 Last Week: 44

World Beat

Kaoma

Last Week 44
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 21
47 Last Week: 43

The Great Radio Controversy

Tesla

Last Week 43
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 67
49 Last Week: 50

Dirty Rotten Filthy Stinking Rich

Warrant

Last Week 50
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 65
51 Last Week: 49

The Hit List

Joan Jett

Last Week 49
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 18
52 Last Week: 52

Big Tyme

Heavy D

Last Week 52
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 51
54 Last Week: 46

The Little Mermaid

Soundtrack

Last Week 46
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 48
55 Last Week: 54

Flying In A Blue Dream

Joe Satriani

Last Week 54
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 39
58 Last Week: 63

Hot In The Shade

Kiss

Last Week 63
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 76

Stick It To Ya

Slaughter

Last Week 76
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 85
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 62

The Cactus Album

3rd Bass

Last Week 62
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 30
62 Last Week: 67

Let Love Rule

Lenny Kravitz

Last Week 67
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 61

Music From "When Harry Met Sally..."

Harry Connick, Jr.

Last Week 61
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 122
67 Last Week: 64

Presto

Rush

Last Week 64
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 27
68 Last Week: 57

Jive Bunny - The Album

Jive Bunny

Last Week 57
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 18
69 Last Week: 71

Absolute Torch And Twang

k.d. lang

Last Week 71
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 56
70 Last Week: 72

Killin Time

Clint Black

Last Week 72
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 143
71 Last Week: 68

Flowers In The Dirt

Paul McCartney

Last Week 68
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 49
72 Last Week: 78

Dark At The End Of The Tunnel

Oingo Boingo

Last Week 78
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 69

The Incredible Base

Rob Base

Last Week 69
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 26
74 Last Week: 74

The Biz Never Sleeps

Biz Markie

Last Week 74
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 30
75 Last Week: 73

Like A Prayer

Madonna

Last Week 73
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 77
76 Last Week: 92

Jane Child

Jane Child

Last Week 92
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 77
Last Week 77
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 18
78 Last Week: 82

Fast Movin Train

Restless Heart

Last Week 82
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 80

Labour Of Love II

UB40

Last Week 80
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 111
81 Last Week: 75

Greatest Hits 1982-1989

Chicago

Last Week 75
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 25
82 Last Week: 70

Greatest Hits - Best Of Rockers N Ballads

Scorpions

Last Week 70
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 23
83 Last Week: 84

A Little Bit Of This, A Little Bit Of That

D-Mob

Last Week 84
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 20
84 Last Week: 89

Porcelain

Julia Fordham

Last Week 89
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 81

Heritage

Earth, Wind

Last Week 81
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 11
86 Last Week: 88

Stay With Me

Regina Belle

Last Week 88
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 83

No Holdin Back

Randy Travis

Last Week 83
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 47
89 Last Week: 79

Freedom

Neil Young

Last Week 79
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 28
91 Last Week: 114

Attitude

Troop

Last Week 114
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 94

Babylon A.D.

Babylon A.D.

Last Week 94
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 28
93 Last Week: 97

Enuff Z Nuff

Enuff Z Nuff

Last Week 97
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 34
94 Last Week: 111

Never Too Far

Dianne Reeves

Last Week 111
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 91

The Stone Roses

The Stone Roses

Last Week 91
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 26
97 Last Week: 100

Willow In The Wind

Kathy Mattea

Last Week 100
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 19
98 Last Week: 168

Highwayman 2

Willie, Waylon, Johnny

Last Week 168
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
99 Last Week: 93

Don t Be Cruel

Bobby Brown

Last Week 93
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
100 Last Week: 120

Manners

Adam Ant

Last Week 120
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
101 Last Week: 87

The Sensual World

Kate Bush

Last Week 87
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 26
102 Last Week: 96

Boys In Heat

Britny Fox

Last Week 96
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 23
New
103 Last Week: --

Paintings In My Mind

Tommy Page

Last Week --
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
104 Last Week: 117

The U-Krew

The U-Krew

Last Week 117
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
106 Last Week: 109
Last Week 109
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
108 Last Week: 116

Animal Logic

Animal Logic

Last Week 116
Peak Position 106
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
109 Last Week: 123

Wake Me When It s Over

Faster Pussycat

Last Week 123
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
110 Last Week: 101

The Disregard Of Timekeeping

Bonham

Last Week 101
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 29
111 Last Week: 112

Louder Than Love

Soundgarden

Last Week 112
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 16
112 Last Week: 140

Miki Howard

Miki Howard

Last Week 140
Peak Position 112
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
114 Last Week: 110

Straight Outta Compton

N.W.A.

Last Week 110
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 81
117 Last Week: 118

Leave The Light On

Lorrie Morgan

Last Week 118
Peak Position 117
Wks on Chart 33
118 Last Week: 121

The Front

The Front

Last Week 121
Peak Position 118
Wks on Chart 14
120 Last Week: 169

Carved In Sand

The Mission U.K.

Last Week 169
Peak Position 101
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
121 Last Week: 108

Long Hard Look

Lou Gramm

Last Week 108
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 23
122 Last Week: 134
Last Week 134
Peak Position 122
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
123 Last Week: 115

Phantom Of The Opera Highlights

Original London Cast

Last Week 115
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 331
124 Last Week: 98

One Night Of Sin

Joe Cocker

Last Week 98
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 30
125 Last Week: 119

We Can t Go Wrong

The Cover Girls

Last Week 119
Peak Position 108
Wks on Chart 19
126 Last Week: 132

Kevin Paige

Kevin Paige

Last Week 132
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
128 Last Week: 104

Storyteller/Complete Anthology: 1964-1990

Rod Stewart

Last Week 104
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 18
129 Last Week: 150

After 7

After 7

Last Week 150
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 72
  • Gains in performance
130 Last Week: 106

We Too Are One

Eurythmics

Last Week 106
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 28
131 Last Week: 155
Last Week 155
Peak Position 121
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
133 Last Week: 136

Eazy-Duz-It

Eazy-E

Last Week 136
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 90
134 Last Week: 127

What You Don t Know

Expose

Last Week 127
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 50
135 Last Week: 130

Mosaique

Gipsy Kings

Last Week 130
Peak Position 95
Wks on Chart 19
136 Last Week: 128

It s A Big Daddy Thing

Big Daddy Kane

Last Week 128
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 30
137 Last Week: 125

Nothing Face

Voivod

Last Week 125
Peak Position 114
Wks on Chart 16
138 Last Week: 185

Love, Smokey

Smokey Robinson

Last Week 185
Peak Position 112
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
139 Last Week: 173

Road To Hell

Chris Rea

Last Week 173
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
141 Last Week: 131

Gutter Ballet

Savatage

Last Week 131
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 12
143 Last Week: 124

A Collection: Greatest Hits...And More

Barbra Streisand

Last Week 124
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 25
144 Last Week: 133

XYZ

XYZ

Last Week 133
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 24
145 Last Week: 103

Greatest Hits...Sound Of Money

Eddie Money

Last Week 103
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 18
146 Last Week: 153

Phantom Of The Opera

Original London Cast

Last Week 153
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 160
147 Last Week: 147

Twice Shy

Great White

Last Week 147
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 50
148 Last Week: 144

Life Is...Too Short

Too Short

Last Week 144
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 78
149 Last Week: 142

Appetite For Destruction

Guns N Roses

Last Week 142
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 147
150 Last Week: 160

Cocked

L.A. Guns

Last Week 160
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
151 Last Week: 158

The Real Thing

Faith No More

Last Week 158
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
152 Last Week: 141

Traveling Wilburys

Traveling Wilburys

Last Week 141
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 53
153 Last Week: 139

Let s Get It Started

M.C. Hammer

Last Week 139
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 80
154 Last Week: 180

The Iceberg/Freedom Of Speech...

Ice-T

Last Week 180
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
155 Last Week: 135

Handle With Care

Nuclear Assault

Last Week 135
Peak Position 126
Wks on Chart 24
156 Last Week: 138

Legacy

Poco

Last Week 138
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 28
157 Last Week: 143

All Hail The Queen

Queen Latifah

Last Week 143
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 17
158 Last Week: 154

Best Shots

Pat Benatar

Last Week 154
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 20
New
159 Last Week: --

Downtown Train/Selections From Storyteller

Rod Stewart

Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
160 Last Week: 146

And In This Corner

D.J. Jazzy Jeff

Last Week 146
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 20
161 Last Week: 179

Travel-Log

J.J. Cale

Last Week 179
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
162 Last Week: 166

No One Can Do It Better

The D.O.C.

Last Week 166
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
163 Last Week: 149

It Takes Two

Rob Base

Last Week 149
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 81
New
164 Last Week: --

Leather Boyz With Electric Toyz

Pretty Boy Floyd

Last Week --
Peak Position 130
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
165 Last Week: 165

Human Soul

Graham Parker

Last Week 165
Peak Position 165
Wks on Chart 9
166 Last Week: 157

Smoking In The Fields

The Del Fuegos

Last Week 157
Peak Position 139
Wks on Chart 22
167 Last Week: 187

Yellowstone: The Music Of Nature

Mannheim Steamroller

Last Week 187
Peak Position 167
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
168 Last Week: 162

...And Justice For All

Metallica

Last Week 162
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 83
169 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
170 Last Week: 170

Journey s Greatest Hits

Journey

Last Week 170
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 92
New
171 Last Week: --

Shake Your Money Maker

The Black Crowes

Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 165
  • Gains in performance
New
172 Last Week: --

Requiem For The Americas

Various Artists

Last Week --
Peak Position 166
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
175 Last Week: 183

Greatest Hits Vol. I

Billy Joel

Last Week 183
Peak Position 149
Wks on Chart 65
  • Gains in performance
176 Last Week: 171

I Want You

Shana

Last Week 171
Peak Position 165
Wks on Chart 11
177 Last Week: 159

Blow My Fuse

Kix

Last Week 159
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 60
179 Last Week: 191

Company Of Wolves

Company Of Wolves

Last Week 191
Peak Position 166
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
180 Last Week: 163

Psycho Cafe

Bang Tango

Last Week 163
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 39
181 Last Week: 174

A Blues For Budda

The Silencers

Last Week 174
Peak Position 168
Wks on Chart 5
182 Last Week: 161

This Should Move Ya

Mantronix

Last Week 161
Peak Position 161
Wks on Chart 7
183 Last Week: 164

Sybil

Sybil

Last Week 164
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 24
185 Last Week: 151

Happy Anniversary, Charlie Brown

Various Artists

Last Week 151
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 21
186 Last Week: 167

Wild!

Erasure

Last Week 167
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 23
New
187 Last Week: --

American Angel

American Angel

Last Week --
Peak Position 164
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
188 Last Week: 198

Beyond A Dream

By All Means

Last Week 198
Peak Position 160
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
189 Last Week: 176

Shotgun Messiah

Shotgun Messiah

Last Week 176
Peak Position 99
Wks on Chart 23
New
190 Last Week: --

Closer To The Flame

Dave Edmunds

Last Week --
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
New
191 Last Week: --

Grip It On That Other Level

The Ghetto Boys

Last Week --
Peak Position 166
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
New
193 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 128
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
194 Last Week: 181

Make A Difference Foundation

Various Artists

Last Week 181
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 15
196 Last Week: 182

Avalon Sunset

Van Morrison

Last Week 182
Peak Position 91
Wks on Chart 39
198 Last Week: 177

Wrecks-N-Effect

Wreckx-N-Effect

Last Week 177
Peak Position 103
Wks on Chart 11
199 Last Week: 190
Last Week 190
Peak Position 190
Wks on Chart 2
200 Last Week: 188

Greatest Hits

The Moody Blues

Last Week 188
Peak Position 113
Wks on Chart 16