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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
You Want It Darker
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Leonard Cohen You Want It Darker Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
You Want It Darker
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:
Columbia
2
Chris Stapleton Traveller Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Traveller
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

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

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | groundUP/Verve
4
Bon Iver 22, A Million Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
22, A Million
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
5
Blackberry Smoke Like An Arrow Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Like An Arrow
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | 3 Legged Records
6
Van Morrison Keep Me Singing Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Keep Me Singing
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Exile
7
Chuck Murphy Peace Be With You Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Peace Be With You
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
OneWest
8
Bob Weir Blue Mountain Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Blue Mountain
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Trip/ROAR/Columbia
9
John Prine For Better, Or Worse Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
For Better, Or Worse
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Oh Boy
10
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
11
The Head And The Heart Signs Of Light Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Signs Of Light
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
12
Jamie Kent All American Mutt Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
All American Mutt
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Road Dog
13
Dolly Parton Pure & Simple Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Pure & Simple
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMN | Dolly/RCA Nashville
14
Kaleo A / B Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
A / B
16  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
15
Jonatha Brooke Midnight. Hallelujah. Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Midnight. Hallelujah.
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Dog
16
Conor Oberst Ruminations Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Ruminations
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
17
Drive-By Truckers American Band Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
American Band
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
18
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
20  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Bottleneck/Stax
19
Johnnyswim Georgica Pond Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Georgica Pond
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Picnic
20
John K. Samson Winter Wheat Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Winter Wheat
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
21
Jack White Acoustic Recordings: 1998-2016 Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Acoustic Recordings: 1998-2016
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
22
Various Artists The Musical Mojo Of Dr. John: Celebrating Mac And His Music Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
The Musical Mojo Of Dr. John: Celebrating Mac And His Music
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Blackbird Production Partners
23
Bright Eyes The Studio Albums 2000-2011 Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
The Studio Albums 2000-2011
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Saddle Creek
24
Agnes Obel Citizen Of Glass Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Citizen Of Glass
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS
25
Zach Williams Chain Breaker - EP Billboard Americana/Folk Albums
Chain Breaker - EP
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
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