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Billboard 200

Week of April 26, 1997

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SEE CHARTS LEGEND
Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 1
    • Life After Death

      The Notorious B.I.G.
    • 1
    • 1
    • 4
      • 1
      • 1
      • 4
RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 2
    • Spice

      Spice Girls
    • 2
    • 2
    • 10
      • 2
      • 2
      • 10
  • 3
    • Space Jam

      Soundtrack
    • 3
    • 2
    • 22
      • 3
      • 2
      • 22
RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 4
    • Falling Into You

      Celine Dion
    • 4
    • 1
    • 57
      • 4
      • 1
      • 57
  • 5
    • Bringing Down The Horse

      The Wallflowers
    • 5
    • 5
    • 41
      • 5
      • 5
      • 41
  • 6
    • Pieces Of You

      Jewel
    • 6
    • 4
    • 61
      • 6
      • 4
      • 61
  • 7
    • Selena

      Soundtrack
    • 7
    • 7
    • 5
      • 7
      • 7
      • 5
  • 8
    • Baduizm

      Erykah Badu
    • 12
    • 2
    • 9
      • 12
      • 2
      • 9
  • 9
    • Unchained Melody/The Early Years

      LeAnn Rimes
    • 9
    • 1
    • 9
      • 9
      • 1
      • 9
  • 11
    • Tragic Kingdom

      No Doubt
    • 10
    • 1
    • 67
      • 10
      • 1
      • 67
  • 13
    • Pop

      U2
    • 14
    • 1
    • 6
      • 14
      • 1
      • 6
  • 14 NEW
  • NEW
    • Dig Your Own Hole

      The Chemical Brothers
    • -
    • 14
    • 1
      • -
      • 14
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Astralwerks/Caroline

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 15
    • The Untouchable

      Scarface
    • 13
    • 1
    • 5
      • 13
      • 1
      • 5
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 16 NEW
  • NEW
    • Still Serious

      Big Mike
    • -
    • 16
    • 1
      • -
      • 16
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe/Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Secrets

      Toni Braxton
    • 18
    • 2
    • 43
      • 18
      • 2
      • 43
  • 19
    • Ultimate Dance Party 1997

      Various Artists
    • 20
    • 17
    • 22
      • 20
      • 17
      • 22
  • 20
    • The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory

      Makaveli
    • 17
    • 1
    • 23
      • 17
      • 1
      • 23
  • 21
    • Secret Samadhi

      Live
    • 19
    • 1
    • 8
      • 19
      • 1
      • 8
  • 22
    • Sublime

      Sublime
    • 21
    • 21
    • 37
      • 21
      • 21
      • 37
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 24
    • Take A Look Over Your Shoulder (Reality)

      Warren G
    • 15
    • 11
    • 3
      • 15
      • 11
      • 3
  • 25 NEW
  • NEW
    • Conflicts & Confusion

      Crime Boss Featuring The Fedz
    • -
    • 25
    • 1
      • -
      • 25
      • 1
  • 27 NEW
  • NEW
    • Romeo + Juliet Volume 2

      Soundtrack
    • -
    • 27
    • 1
      • -
      • 27
      • 1
  • 28
    • Disciplined Breakdown

      Collective Soul
    • 24
    • 16
    • 5
      • 24
      • 16
      • 5
  • 30
    • Did I Shave My Legs For This?

      Deana Carter
    • 22
    • 10
    • 31
      • 22
      • 10
      • 31
  • 32 NEW
  • NEW
    • Rumor Has It

      Clay Walker
    • -
    • 32
    • 1
      • -
      • 32
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Giant (Nashville)/Warner Bros. (Nashville)

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 34
    • Ginuwine... The Bachelor

      Ginuwine
    • 29
    • 29
    • 27
      • 29
      • 29
      • 27
  • 36
    • The Saint

      Soundtrack
    • 68
    • 36
    • 3
      • 68
      • 36
      • 3
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Greatest gainer this week

Gains In Performance

  • 37
    • Dru Hill

      Dru Hill
    • 31
    • 23
    • 19
      • 31
      • 23
      • 19
  • 38
    • One In A Million

      Aaliyah
    • 30
    • 18
    • 33
      • 30
      • 18
      • 33
  • 39
    • This Fire

      Paula Cole
    • 55
    • 39
    • 10
      • 55
      • 39
      • 10
RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 40
    • Odelay

      Beck
    • 34
    • 16
    • 43
      • 34
      • 16
      • 43
  • 41
    • Razorblade Suitcase

      Bush
    • 28