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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
2
LAST WEEK
20
WEEKS ON CHART
Traveller
Imprint/Promotion Label
UMGN | Mercury Nashville

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1
Chris Stapleton Traveller Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Traveller
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMGN | Mercury Nashville
2
Dwight Yoakam Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars... Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars...
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Via/Sugar Hill
3
Passenger Young As The Morning Old As The Sea Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Young As The Morning Old As The Sea
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk | Black Crow
4
Dolly Parton Pure & Simple Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Pure & Simple
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMN | Dolly/RCA Nashville
5
Kaleo A / B Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
A / B
10  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
6
Wilco Schmilco Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Schmilco
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | dBpm/Anti-
7
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
8
Reckless Kelly Sunset Motel Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Sunset Motel
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | No Big Deal
9
Jack White Acoustic Recordings: 1998-2016 Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Acoustic Recordings: 1998-2016
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
10
Dawes We're All Gonna Die Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
We're All Gonna Die
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
HUB
11
The Head And The Heart Signs Of Light Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Signs Of Light
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
12
Rachael Yamagata Tightrope Walker Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Tightrope Walker
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Frankenfish
13
Greensky Bluegrass Shouted, Written Down & Quoted Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Shouted, Written Down & Quoted
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Big Blue Zoo
14
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Skeleton Tree Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Skeleton Tree
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | Bad Seed
15
Angel Olsen My Woman Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
My Woman
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
16
Billy Bragg & Joe Henry Shine A Light: Field Recordings From The Great American Railroad Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Shine A Light: Field Recordings From The Great American Railroad
Billy Bragg & Joe Henry
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cooking Vinyl
17
Timothy B. Schmit Leap Of Faith Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Leap Of Faith
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Benowen
18
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
12  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Bottleneck/Stax
19
Alabama Shakes Sound & Color Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Sound & Color
15  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
20
Devendra Banhart Ape In Pink Marble Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Ape In Pink Marble
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
21
The Laurie Berkner Band Superhero Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Superhero
The Laurie Berkner Band
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Two Tomatoes/Razor & Tie
22
The Avett Brothers True Sadness Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
True Sadness
18  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | American
23
Zach Williams Chain Breaker - EP Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Chain Breaker - EP
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
24
Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt Trio: The Complete Trio Collection Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Trio: The Complete Trio Collection
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Asylum/Warner Bros.
25
Sturgill Simpson A Sailor's Guide To Earth Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
A Sailor's Guide To Earth
13  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
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