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Americana/Folk Albums ranks the most popular Americana/folk albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums).

AMERICANA/FOLK ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Country Squire
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA | Hickman Holler
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Tyler Childers Country Squire Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Country Squire
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Hickman Holler
2
Chris Stapleton Traveller Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Traveller
Last
Peak
169  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
169
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMGN | Mercury Nashville
3
Kacey Musgraves Golden Hour Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Golden Hour
Last
Peak
71  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMGN | MCA Nashville
4
Simon & Garfunkel Simon And Garfunkel's Greatest Hits Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Simon And Garfunkel's Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
132  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
132
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
5
Hozier Hozier Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Hozier
Last
Peak
215  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
215
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Rubyworks
6
Tyler Childers Purgatory Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Purgatory
11  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Hickman Holler
7
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
174  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
174
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
8
Jack Johnson In Between Dreams Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
In Between Dreams
Last
Peak
126  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
126
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Jack Johnson/Brushfire
9
John Mayer Continuum Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Continuum
Last
Peak
131  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
131
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Aware/Columbia
10
Chris Stapleton From A Room: Volume 1 Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
From A Room: Volume 1
Last
Peak
118  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
118
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMGN | Mercury Nashville
11
Hozier Wasteland, Baby! Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Wasteland, Baby!
12  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Rubyworks
12
James Taylor Greatest Hits Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
99  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
99
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Warner Bros.
13
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
The Lumineers
15  Last
Peak
225  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
225
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
14
John Mellencamp The Best That I Could Do 1978 - 1988 Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
The Best That I Could Do 1978 - 1988
13  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Mercury
15
John Denver The Best Of John Denver Live Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
The Best Of John Denver Live
14  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Sony Commercial Music Group
16
Penny & Sparrow Finch Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Finch
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | I Love You
17
Vance Joy Dream Your Life Away Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Dream Your Life Away
17  Last
Peak
204  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
204
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | F-Stop/Atlantic
18
Chris Stapleton From A Room: Volume 2 Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
From A Room: Volume 2
18  Last
Peak
88  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMGN | Mercury Nashville
19
Jim Croce Photographs & Memories/His Greatest Hits Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Photographs & Memories/His Greatest Hits
21  Last
Peak
101  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
101
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | 21 Records/Saja/Atlantic
20
Ed Sheeran + Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
+
19  Last
Peak
210  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
210
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Elektra
21
Creedence Clearwater Revival Live At Woodstock Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Live At Woodstock
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Fantasy/Craft
22
Jimmy Buffett Songs You Know By Heart: Jimmy Buffett's Greatest Hit(s) Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Songs You Know By Heart: Jimmy Buffett's Greatest Hit(s)
10  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | MCA/Geffen
23
Bob Dylan The Essential Bob Dylan (2014) Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
The Essential Bob Dylan (2014)
22  Last
16  Peak
81  Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
81
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
24
Lord Huron Strange Trails Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Strange Trails
24  Last
Peak
146  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
146
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IAMSOUND
25
Neil Young Greatest Hits Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Greatest Hits
23  Last
10  Peak
88  Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner | Reprise
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