2016: The Year in Charts

World Albums World Albums

World Albums

Sales Data 1
This week's top-selling world music albums, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.
2 Last Week: 2

Playing For Change: PFC 2: Songs Around The World

Various Artists
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
5 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 3

In A Bossa Nova Mood

Various Artists
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
8 Last Week: 9

The Wind That Shakes The Barley

Loreena McKennitt
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 15
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 10

Celtic Favorites

Countdown Orchestra

Last Week 10
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 44
12 Last Week: 12

Red Hot + Rio 2

Various Artists
Last Week 12
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 9
New
14 Last Week: --

Tassili

Tinariwen
Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance