Billboard 200 Albums

Year End Chart

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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.

2011
3

BORN THIS WAY

Lady Gaga

6

THA CARTER IV

Lil Wayne

7

PINK FRIDAY

Nicki Minaj

8

SIGH NO MORE

Mumford & Sons

10

TEENAGE DREAM

Katy Perry

11

MY BEAUTIFUL DARK TWISTED FANTASY

Kanye West

12

DOO-WOPS & HOOLIGANS

Bruno Mars

13

RECOVERY

Eminem

14

WATCH THE THRONE

Jay Z Kanye West

15

O HOLY NIGHT (EP)

Jackie Evancho

17

NOTHING LIKE THIS

Rascal Flatts

18

MY WORLD 2.0

Justin Bieber

20

"GLEE: THE MUSIC, THE CHRISTMAS ALBUM"

Soundtrack

22

GREATEST HITS... SO FAR!!!

P!nk

23

YOU GET WHAT YOU GIVE

Zac Brown Band

24

ILLUMINATIONS

Josh Groban

25

OWN THE NIGHT

Lady Antebellum

26

F.A.M.E.

Chris Brown

28

NEVER SAY NEVER: THE REMIXES (EP)

Justin Bieber

29

MY WORLDS ACOUSTIC

Justin Bieber

30

THE BAND PERRY

The Band Perry

31

FEMME FATALE

Britney Spears

33

THE INCREDIBLE MACHINE

Sugarland

35

MYLO XYLOTO

Coldplay

36

GET CLOSER

Keith Urban

38

ROLLING PAPERS

Wiz Khalifa

39

WASTING LIGHT

Foo Fighters

40

"GLEE, THE MUSIC: SEASON TWO: VOLUME 4"

Soundtrack

41

HELL: THE SEQUEL (EP)

Bad Meets Evil

42

HEMINGWAY'S WHISKEY

Kenny Chesney

43

LOVE LETTER

R. Kelly

45

DREAM WITH ME

Jackie Evancho

46

THIS IS COUNTRY MUSIC

Brad Paisley

47

I AM NOT A HUMAN BEING

Lil Wayne

48

GREATEST HITS

Bon Jovi

51

NO MERCY

T.I.

53

BURLESQUE

Soundtrack

56

THE FAME

Lady Gaga

57

CLEAR AS DAY

Scotty McCreery

60

NUMBER ONE HITS

Tim McGraw

61

TAILGATES & TANLINES

Luke Bryan

62

HANDS ALL OVER

Maroon 5

63

BTR (SOUNDTRACK)

Big Time Rush

65

TRON: LEGACY (SOUNDTRACK)

Daft Punk

68

THE FOUNDATION

Zac Brown Band

69

CANNIBAL

Ke$ha

72

RED RIVER BLUE

Blake Shelton

73

LOADED: THE BEST OF BLAKE SHELTON

Blake Shelton

75

COLE WORLD: THE SIDELINE STORY

J. Cole

78

THE LADY KILLER

Cee Lo Green

79

"SAVE ME, SAN FRANCISCO"

Train

80

THE LIGHT OF THE SUN

Jill Scott

81

BEST NIGHT OF MY LIFE

Jamie Foxx

83

MY CHRISTMAS

Andrea Bocelli

84

MERRY CHRISTMAS II YOU

Mariah Carey

85

KIDZ BOP 19

Kidz Bop Kids

86

SONGS FOR JAPAN

Various Artists

87

LEMONADE MOUTH

Soundtrack

89

AND IF OUR GOD IS FOR US...

Chris Tomlin

90

COUNTRY STRONG

Soundtrack

91

THANK ME LATER

Drake

92

HOT SAUCE COMMITTEE PART TWO

Beastie Boys

93

COME AROUND SUNDOWN

Kings Of Leon

94

UNDER THE MISTLETOE

Justin Bieber

96

CALLING ALL HEARTS

Keyshia Cole

97

THE SUBURBS

Arcade Fire

98

ALL I WANT IS YOU

Miguel

99

STRONGER

Sara Evans

100

BON IVER

Bon Iver

101

"CHARLESTON, SC 1966"

Darius Rucker

102

JOURNEY'S GREATEST HITS

Journey

103

OUTLAWS LIKE ME

Justin Moore

104

"PASSION, PAIN & PLEASURE"

Trey Songz

105

LIBRA SCALE

Ne-Yo

106

KIDZ BOP 20

Kidz Bop Kids

107

A THOUSAND SUNS

Linkin Park

108

MY WORLD (EP)

Justin Bieber

109

WOW HITS 2011

Various Artists

110

"GLEE: THE MUSIC, SEASON TWO: VOLUME 5"

Soundtrack

111

PAPER AIRPLANE

Alison Krauss + Union Station

112

NO BOYS ALLOWED

Keri Hilson

113

ENJOY YOURSELF

Billy Currington

115

GOODBYE LULLABY

Avril Lavigne

116

5

Nelly

117

THE KING IS DEAD

The Decemberists

120

NUMBER ONES

Michael Jackson

121

AWAKE

Skillet

123

HELPLESSNESS BLUES

Fleet Foxes

124

PLANET PIT

Pitbull

125

FINALLY FAMOUS

Big Sean

127

GLORY IN THE HIGHEST: CHRISTMAS SONGS OF WORSHIP

Chris Tomlin

128

34 NUMBER ONES

Alan Jackson

129

HERE FOR A GOOD TIME

George Strait

130

DANGER DAYS: THE TRUE LIVES OF THE FABULOUS KILLJOYS

My Chemical Romance

131

SO BEAUTIFUL OR SO WHAT

Paul Simon

132

SORRY FOR PARTY ROCKING

LMFAO

134

MAN ON THE MOON II: THE LEGEND OF MR. RAGER

Kid Cudi

135

THE KING OF LIMBS

Radiohead

136

LOVESTRONG.

Christina Perri

137

UNTIL THE WHOLE WORLD HEARS

Casting Crowns

138

NEIGHBORHOODS

Blink-182

139

SCIENCE & FAITH

The Script

140

NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL CHRISTMAS! 4

Various Artists

141

EVANESCENCE

Evanescence

142

AMERICAN TRAGEDY

Hollywood Undead

145

CURTAIN CALL: THE HITS

Eminem

146

THOMPSON SQUARE

Thompson Square

147

"GLEE, THE MUSIC PRESENTS: THE WARBLERS "

Soundtrack

148

A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS (EP)

Lady Antebellum

150

HITS ALIVE

Brad Paisley

152

HOLDING ONTO STRINGS BETTER LEFT TO FRAY

Seether

154

4X4=12

deadmau5

155

AMBITION

Wale

156

SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME

Susan Boyle

157

THE R.E.D. ALBUM

Game

158

JUST CHARLIE

Charlie Wilson

160

INTIMACY: ALBUM III

Kem

161

CAROLINA

Eric Church

162

2011 GRAMMY NOMINEES

Various Artists

163

ALL OF YOU

Colbie Caillat

164

TAYLOR SWIFT

Taylor Swift

165

NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL COUNTRY: VOLUME 4

Various Artists

166

TOWN LINE (EP)

Aaron Lewis

167

ALL THE WOMEN I AM

Reba

168

...FEATURING

Norah Jones

170

LOVE ME BACK

Jazmine Sullivan

171

HERE I AM

Kelly Rowland

172

FOUR THE RECORD

Miranda Lambert

173

THE BEST OF LYNYRD SKYNYRD: 20TH CENTURY MASTERS THE MILLENNIUM COLLECTION

Lynyrd Skynyrd

174

AMERICAN IDOL SEASON 10 HIGHLIGHTS: SCOTTY MCCREERY (EP)

Scotty McCreery

177

UKULELE SONGS

Eddie Vedder

178

TURTLENECK & CHAIN

The Lonely Island

180

"GLEE, THE MUSIC: SEASON TWO VOLUME 6"

Soundtrack

182

HALFWAY TO HEAVEN

Brantley Gilbert

183

CRAZY LOVE

Michael Buble

184

WHAT SEPARATES ME FROM YOU

A Day To Remember

185

A CHRISTMAS CORNUCOPIA

Annie Lennox

186

WHAT MATTERS MOST

Barbra Streisand

187

UNBROKEN

Demi Lovato

188

A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS (SOUNDTRACK)

Vince Guaraldi Trio

190

COME TO THE WELL

Casting Crowns

193

THE TAYLOR SWIFT HOLIDAY COLLECTION (EP)

Taylor Swift

195

THE BEST OF ERIC CLAPTON: 20TH CENTURY MASTERS THE MILLENNIUM COLLECTION

Eric Clapton

196

MAYBACH MUSIC GROUP PRESENTS: SELF MADE: VOL. I

Various Artists

197

GREATEST HITS VOLUME 1

Rascal Flatts

198

"IF NOT NOW, WHEN?"

Incubus

199

THE MARSHALL MATHERS LP

Eminem