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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
Pure & Simple
Imprint/Promotion Label
SMN | Dolly/RCA Nashville
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Dolly Parton Pure & Simple Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Pure & Simple
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMN | Dolly/RCA Nashville
2
Chris Stapleton Traveller Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Traveller
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMGN | Mercury Nashville
3
Amos Lee Spirit Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Spirit
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | John Varvatos
4
John Paul White Beulah Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Beulah
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Single Lock
5
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
6
Kaleo A / B Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
A / B
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
7
Lydia Loveless Real Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Real
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bloodshot
8
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Bottleneck/Stax
9
BJ Barham Rockingham Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Rockingham
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BJ Barham
10
The Avett Brothers True Sadness Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
True Sadness
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | American
11
Drew Holcomb And The Neighbors Live At The Ryman Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Live At The Ryman
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Magnolia Music
12
Lisa Hannigan At Swim Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
At Swim
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Hoop
13
Band Of Horses Why Are You OK Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Why Are You OK
13  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | American/Interscope
14
Paul Simon Stranger To Stranger Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Stranger To Stranger
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord
15
Blind Pilot And Then Like Lions Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
And Then Like Lions
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
16
Alabama Shakes Sound & Color Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Sound & Color
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
17
James Bay Chaos And The Calm Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Chaos And The Calm
15  Last
Peak
75  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
75
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
18
Kiefer Sutherland Down In A Hole Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Down In A Hole
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WMN | Ironworks/Warner Bros. Nashville
19
Ryley Walker Golden Sings That Have Been Sung Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Golden Sings That Have Been Sung
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dead Oceans
20
Sturgill Simpson A Sailor's Guide To Earth Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
A Sailor's Guide To Earth
16  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
21
Bonnie Raitt Dig In Deep Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Dig In Deep
11  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Redwing
22
Margo Price Midwest Farmer's Daughter Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Midwest Farmer's Daughter
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Third Man
23
Mumford & Sons With Baaba Maal, The Very Best & Beatenberg Johannesburg (EP) Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Johannesburg (EP)
Mumford & Sons With Baaba Maal, The Very Best & Beatenberg
18  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
24
Case/Lang/Veirs Case/Lang/Veirs Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Case/Lang/Veirs
Case/Lang/Veirs
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
25
Aaron Gillespie Out Of The Badlands Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Out Of The Badlands
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tooth & Nail
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