Billboard 200 Albums

Year-End Charts

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BILLBOARD 200 ALBUMS

This year's most popular albums across all genres, ranked by album sales as well as audio on-demand streaming activity and digital sales of tracks from albums as compiled by Nielsen Music.

1989

Time Machine

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Traveling Wilburys

Traveling Wilburys

20

Open Up And Say . . . Ahh!

Poison

36

It Takes Two

Rob Base/D.J. E-Z Rock

40

Soundtrack: Batman

Prince/Soundtrack

54

Living Years

Mike/The Mechanics

98

Ghostbusters II

Soundtrack