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.

New
1 Last Week: --

The Breakthrough

Mary J. Blige
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 1

Curtain Call: The Hits

Eminem
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 6

All The Right Reasons

Nickelback
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 14

Chris Brown

Chris Brown
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 12

Amarantine

Enya
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 10

The Legend Of Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 15

Confessions On A Dance Floor

Madonna
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 17

See You On The Other Side

Korn
Last Week 17
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 3
29 Last Week: 25

Comin' To Your City

Big & Rich
Last Week 25
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 31

Twice The Speed Of Life

Sugarland
Last Week 31
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 33

Get Rich Or Die Tryin'

Soundtrack
Last Week 33
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 11

Ludacris Presents....Disturbing Tha Peace

Ludacris And DTP

Last Week 11
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 2
37 Last Week: 38

Thanks For The Memory... The Great American Songbook Vol. IV

Rod Stewart
Last Week 38
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 41

Demon Days

Gorillaz
Last Week 41
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 51
Last Week 51
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 42

Bullet In A Bible

Green Day
Last Week 42
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 60

Sweatsuit

Nelly
Last Week 60
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 58

All That I Am

Santana
Last Week 58
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 53

WOW Hits 2006

Various Artists
Last Week 53
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 12
60 Last Week: 61

Ten Thousand Fists

Disturbed
Last Week 61
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 65

Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101

Young Jeezy
Last Week 65
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 62

What The Game's Been Missing!

Juelz Santana

Last Week 62
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 55
Last Week 55
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
65 Last Week: 43

The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

Soundtrack
Last Week 43
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 2
68 Last Week: 56

The Long Road Home: The Ultimate John Fogerty-Creedence Collection

John Fogerty
Last Week 56
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
71 Last Week: 88

Down For Life

D4L
Last Week 88
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 92
Last Week 92
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 64

Rent: Selections From The Original Motion Picture

Soundtrack
Last Week 64
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 6
93 Last Week: 107

Try! Live in Concert

John Mayer Trio
Last Week 107
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 112

Extraordinary Machine

Fiona Apple
Last Week 112
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: 126

Live At Stubb's

Matisyahu
Last Week 126
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 7
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
101 Last Week: 91

Born To Run: 30th Anniversary Edition

Bruce Springsteen
Last Week 91
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 6
102 Last Week: 124

Something To Be Proud Of: The Best Of 1999-2005

Montgomery Gentry
Last Week 124
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
123 Last Week: 98

40 Years: A Charlie Brown Christmas

Various Artists
Last Week 98
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 6
129 Last Week: 145

At Carnegie Hall

Thelonious Monk Quartet With John Coltrane

Last Week 145
Peak Position 107
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
132 Last Week: 150

Raydiation

Ray J
Last Week 150
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
133 Last Week: 104

To Love Again: The Duets

Chris Botti
Last Week 104
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 10
136 Last Week: 158

Flo' Ology

Floetry
Last Week 158
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
138 Last Week: 76

The Greatest Holiday Classics

Kenny G
Last Week 76
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 8
139 Last Week: 116

Da Hitman Presents Reggaeton Latino

Don Omar
Last Week 116
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 3
142 Last Week: 152

Sliver: The Best Of The Box

Nirvana
Last Week 152
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 8
147 Last Week: 156

How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb

U2
Last Week 156
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 45
149 Last Week: 147

Fijacion Oral Vol. 1

Shakira
Last Week 147
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 29
152 Last Week: 177

Glamorest Life

Trina
Last Week 177
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
153 Last Week: 172

Welcome To Jamrock

Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley

Last Week 172
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 15
156 Last Week: 119

Cheetah-licious Christmas

The Cheetah Girls

Last Week 119
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 7
158 Last Week: 187

Life In Slow Motion

David Gray
Last Week 187
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
160 Last Week: 125

Inspired By The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe

Various Artists

Last Week 125
Peak Position 110
Wks on Chart 7
163 Last Week: 173

Trill

Bun-B
Last Week 173
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
166 Last Week: 103

WOW Christmas (Green)

Various Artists
Last Week 103
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 8
167 Last Week: 157

Greatest Hits: The Road Less Traveled

Melissa Etheridge
Last Week 157
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 12
172 Last Week: 165

Dark Light

him
Last Week 165
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 13
173 Last Week: 192

The Best Of The Rolling Stones: Jump Back '71-'93

The Rolling Stones
Last Week 192
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 57
  • Gains in performance
174 Last Week: 193

9.0: Live

Slipknot
Last Week 193
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
182 Last Week: 164

Live At Fenway Park

Jimmy Buffett
Last Week 164
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 6
184 Last Week: 176

Good Apollo I'm Burning Star IV...

Coheed And Cambria
Last Week 176
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 13
186 Last Week: 170

Money Is Still A Major Issue

Pitbull
Last Week 170
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 6
187 Last Week: 160

Live: The Beautiful Soul Tour

Jesse McCartney
Last Week 160
Peak Position 153
Wks on Chart 6
189 Last Week: 180

DisneyRemixMania

Various Artists

Last Week 180
Peak Position 180
Wks on Chart 8
191 Last Week: --

No Direction Home: The Soundtrack -- The Bootleg Series Vol. 7

Bob Dylan
Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
193 Last Week: --

Live--Unplugged: Franklin, TN

Jeremy Camp
Last Week --
Peak Position 111
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
194 Last Week: --

The Day After

Twista
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
196 Last Week: --

Who Is Mike Jones?

Mike Jones
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
197 Last Week: 181

Madagascar

Soundtrack
Last Week 181
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 19
198 Last Week: 171

Christmas Fantasy

Anita Baker
Last Week 171
Peak Position 120
Wks on Chart 5
199 Last Week: --

Nuestro Amor

RBD
Last Week --
Peak Position 88
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
200 Last Week: --

Rarities 1971-2003

The Rolling Stones
Last Week --
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance