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Sales Data = AMERICANA/FOLK ALBUMS

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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
22, A Million
Imprint/Promotion Label
Jagjaguwar

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1
Bon Iver 22, A Million Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
22, A Million
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
2
Van Morrison Keep Me Singing Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Keep Me Singing
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Exile
3
Chris Stapleton Traveller Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Traveller
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMGN | Mercury Nashville
4
Shovels & Rope Little Seeds Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Little Seeds
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
5
Bob Weir Blue Mountain Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Blue Mountain
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Trip/ROAR/Columbia
6
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
7
Dolly Parton Pure & Simple Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Pure & Simple
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMN | Dolly/RCA Nashville
8
Drive-By Truckers American Band Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
American Band
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
9
The Head And The Heart Signs Of Light Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Signs Of Light
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
10
John Prine For Better, Or Worse Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
For Better, Or Worse
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Oh Boy
11
Jamestown Revival The Education Of A Wandering Man Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
The Education Of A Wandering Man
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
12
Kaleo A / B Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
A / B
12  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
13
Todd Snider Eastside Bulldog Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Eastside Bulldog
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Aimless
14
The Marcus King Band The Marcus King Band Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
The Marcus King Band
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Fantasy
15
Jack White Acoustic Recordings: 1998-2016 Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Acoustic Recordings: 1998-2016
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
16
Brent Cobb Shine On Rainy Day Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Shine On Rainy Day
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Low Country Sound/Elektra
17
Chuck Murphy Peace Be With You Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Peace Be With You
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
OneWest
18
Wilco Schmilco Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Schmilco
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | dBpm/Anti-
19
Hiss Golden Messenger Heart Like A Levee Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Heart Like A Levee
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
20
Dwight Yoakam Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars... Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Swimmin' Pools, Movie Stars...
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Via/Sugar Hill
21
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
18  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Bottleneck/Stax
22
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Circlin' Back: Celebrating 50 Years, Live At The Ryman Auditorium, TN Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Circlin' Back: Celebrating 50 Years, Live At The Ryman Auditorium, TN
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WMN | NGDB
23
Sturgill Simpson A Sailor's Guide To Earth Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
A Sailor's Guide To Earth
24  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
24
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Skeleton Tree Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Skeleton Tree
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | Bad Seed
25
Eric Johnson EJ Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
EJ
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MLG | Vortexan/Provogue
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