2016: The Year in Charts

Billboard 200

Billboard 200

Sales Data 1
Streaming Data 2

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.

3 Last Week: 4

Out Of Time

R.E.M.
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 109
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 7

MCMXC A.D.

Enigma
Last Week 7
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 282
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 9

Empire

Queensryche

Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 129
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 19

Joyride

Roxette
Last Week 19
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 17

Coolin At The Playground Ya Know!

Another Bad Creation
Last Week 17
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 52
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 21

Heart In Motion

Amy Grant
Last Week 21
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 105
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 10

The Doors

Soundtrack
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 20
18 Last Week: 14

Five Man Acoustical Jam

Tesla
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 48
26 Last Week: 25

Some People s Lives

Bette Midler
Last Week 25
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 73
27 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 25
29 Last Week: 28

The Future

Guy
Last Week 28
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 46
32 Last Week: 31

The Razors Edge

AC/DC
Last Week 31
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 77
34 Last Week: 36

No Fences

Garth Brooks
Last Week 36
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 224
36 Last Week: 34

Best Of The Doors

The Doors
Last Week 34
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 43
37 Last Week: 44

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II

Soundtrack
Last Week 44
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 46

Hi-Five

Hi-Five
Last Week 46
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 52

Quik Is The Name

DJ Quik
Last Week 52
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 38

Rhythm Of The Saints

Paul Simon

Last Week 38
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 53
48 Last Week: 40

In Concert

Carreras-Domingo-Pavarotti

Last Week 40
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 100
49 Last Week: 58

Mo Ritmo

Gerardo
Last Week 58
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 45

This Is An EP Release

Digital Underground
Last Week 45
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 27
53 Last Week: 76

Extreme II Pornograffitti

Extreme
Last Week 76
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 75
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 56

Flesh And Blood

Poison

Last Week 56
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 63
55 Last Week: 48

Dances With Wolves

Soundtrack

Last Week 48
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 69
57 Last Week: 55

The Bootleg Series (Rare

Bob Dylan
Last Week 55
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 6
61 Last Week: 108

Mane Attraction

White Lion
Last Week 108
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 62

The Revival

Tony Toni Tone

Last Week 62
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 64
68 Last Week: 57

Time After Time

Timmy T.

Last Week 57
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 23
73 Last Week: 77

Treat Em Right

Chubb Rock
Last Week 77
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 130

The Five Heartbeats

Soundtrack
Last Week 130
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 78

Ritual De Lo Habitual

Jane s Addiction
Last Week 78
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 60
83 Last Week: 80

Rude Awakening

The Rude Boys
Last Week 80
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 16
88 Last Week: 81

I ll Give All My Love To You

Keith Sweat
Last Week 81
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 62
89 Last Week: 101

Make Way For The Motherlode

Yo Yo
Last Week 101
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 160

What Comes Naturally

Sheena Easton
Last Week 160
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 82

All True Man

Alexander O Neal
Last Week 82
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 15
92 Last Week: 93

Pills, Thrills

Happy Mondays

Last Week 93
Peak Position 89
Wks on Chart 13
93 Last Week: 99

Fly Me Courageous

Drivin-N-Cryin
Last Week 99
Peak Position 90
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 88

Reflections Of Passion

Yanni
Last Week 88
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 93
99 Last Week: 106

Born To Sing

En Vogue
Last Week 106
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 69
  • Gains in performance
100 Last Week: 103

Kill At Will

Ice Cube
Last Week 103
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 43
102 Last Week: 89

Freakshow

BulletBoys
Last Week 89
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 8
106 Last Week: 105

Black And White

Bodeans
Last Week 105
Peak Position 105
Wks on Chart 5
111 Last Week: 107

Word Of Mouth

Mike

Last Week 107
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 5
113 Last Week: 102

Edge Of The Century

Styx
Last Week 102
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 38
114 Last Week: 109

Tara Kemp

Tara Kemp
Last Week 109
Peak Position 109
Wks on Chart 14
116 Last Week: 110

Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks
Last Week 110
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 224
120 Last Week: 111

Short Dog s In The House

Too Short
Last Week 111
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 53
122 Last Week: 114

Business As Usual

EPMD
Last Week 114
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 21
127 Last Week: 131

Don t Explain

Robert Palmer
Last Week 131
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 28
129 Last Week: 112

Emotionally Yours

The O Jays
Last Week 112
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 20
131 Last Week: 147

Labour Of Love II

UB40
Last Week 147
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 111
  • Gains in performance
133 Last Week: 116

Father s Day

Father M.C.

Last Week 116
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 30
134 Last Week: 121

A Little Ain t Enough

David Lee Roth
Last Week 121
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 19
136 Last Week: 132

Love And Understanding

George Howard
Last Week 132
Peak Position 131
Wks on Chart 10
139 Last Week: 144

Kingofthehill

Kingofthehill
Last Week 144
Peak Position 139
Wks on Chart 6
141 Last Week: 146

The Best Of Van Morrison

Van Morrison
Last Week 146
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 242
142 Last Week: 176

Everybody s Angel

Tanita Tikaram
Last Week 176
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
144 Last Week: 164

Talkin Bout Men

The Forester Sisters
Last Week 164
Peak Position 137
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
146 Last Week: 162

Sex Cymbal

Sheila E
Last Week 162
Peak Position 146
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
147 Last Week: 145
Last Week 145
Peak Position 143
Wks on Chart 6
New
148 Last Week: --

Dice Rules - Live At Madison Square Garden

Andrew Dice Clay

Last Week --
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
149 Last Week: 117

Ain t No Shame In My Game

Candyman
Last Week 117
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 36
151 Last Week: 133
Last Week 133
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 43
153 Last Week: 142
Last Week 142
Peak Position 142
Wks on Chart 9
154 Last Week: 124

No More Games/Remix Album

New Kids On The Block
Last Week 124
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 32
155 Last Week: 159

Silver Lining

Nils Lofgren
Last Week 159
Peak Position 153
Wks on Chart 8
158 Last Week: 125

Time s Up

Living Colour
Last Week 125
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 35
161 Last Week: 170

Dr. Feelgood

Motley Crue
Last Week 170
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 109
162 Last Week: 138

Belly Button

Jellyfish
Last Week 138
Peak Position 124
Wks on Chart 27
164 Last Week: 190

Phantom Of The Opera Highlights

Original London Cast

Last Week 190
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 331
  • Gains in performance
165 Last Week: 186

Tame Yourself

Various Artists
Last Week 186
Peak Position 165
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
166 Last Week: 179
Last Week 179
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
171 Last Week: 152

Some Friendly

The Charlatans UK
Last Week 152
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 27
New
172 Last Week: --

B Angie B

B Angie B
Last Week --
Peak Position 133
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
179 Last Week: 189

Have You Seen Me Lately?

Carly Simon
Last Week 189
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
180 Last Week: 158

In The Heart Of The Young

Winger
Last Week 158
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 42
182 Last Week: 168

Enlightenment

Van Morrison
Last Week 168
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 25
184 Last Week: 196

The End Of The Innocence

Don Henley
Last Week 196
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 148
  • Gains in performance
185 Last Week: 177

Green Mind

Dinosaur Jr
Last Week 177
Peak Position 168
Wks on Chart 6
New
186 Last Week: --

Spirituals In Concert

Kathleen Battle
Last Week --
Peak Position 186
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
189 Last Week: 169
Last Week 169
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 41
192 Last Week: 165
Last Week 165
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 29
193 Last Week: --

Black s Magic

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week --
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 71
  • Gains in performance
197 Last Week: 180

3 Deep

Surface
Last Week 180
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 34
198 Last Week: 173
Last Week 173
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 25
200 Last Week: 191

The Reprise Collection

Frank Sinatra
Last Week 191
Peak Position 185
Wks on Chart 10