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Billboard 200

Week of August 2, 1997

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SEE CHARTS LEGEND
Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 2 NEW
  • NEW
    • Surfacing

      Sarah McLachlan
    • -
    • 2
    • 1
      • -
      • 2
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x8
  • 3 NEW
  • NEW
    • Supa Dupa Fly

      Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
    • -
    • 3
    • 1
      • -
      • 3
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

The Gold Mind/East West/EEG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 4
    • Spice

      Spice Girls
    • 2
    • 1
    • 24
      • 2
      • 1
      • 24
  • 5
    • The Fat Of The Land

      The Prodigy
    • 3
    • 1
    • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 3
RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 6
    • Middle Of Nowhere

      Hanson
    • 4
    • 2
    • 11
      • 4
      • 2
      • 11
RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 7
    • God's Property

      God's Property From Kirk Franklin's Nu Nation
    • 5
    • 3
    • 8
      • 5
      • 3
      • 8
  • 9
    • Bringing Down The Horse

      The Wallflowers
    • 6
    • 4
    • 55
      • 6
      • 4
      • 55
  • 10
    • Pieces Of You

      Jewel
    • 9
    • 4
    • 75
      • 9
      • 4
      • 75
RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 11
    • Yourself Or Someone Like You

      matchbox 20
    • 19
    • 11
    • 20
      • 19
      • 11
      • 20
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Melisma/Lava/Atlantic/AG

Greatest gainer this week

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 12
    • Life After Death

      The Notorious B.I.G.
    • 11
    • 1
    • 18
      • 11
      • 1
      • 18
RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 13
    • Pure Moods

      Various Artists
    • 10
    • 10
    • 12
      • 10
      • 10
      • 12
RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 14
    • My Best Friend's Wedding

      Soundtrack
    • 16
    • 14
    • 5
      • 16
      • 14
      • 5
RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 15
    • Sublime

      Sublime
    • 13
    • 13
    • 51
      • 13
      • 13
      • 51
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Gasoline Alley/MCA/Geffen/UMe

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 17
    • Carrying Your Love With Me

      George Strait
    • 23
    • 1
    • 13
      • 23
      • 1
      • 13
  • 18
    • Butterfly Kisses (Shades Of Grace)

      Bob Carlisle
    • 8
    • 1
    • 13
      • 8
      • 1
      • 13
  • 19
    • Batman & Robin

      Soundtrack
    • 14
    • 5
    • 6
      • 14
      • 5
      • 6
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 21
    • Wyclef Jean Presents The Carnival Featuring Refugee Allstars

      Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars
    • 17
    • 16
    • 4
      • 17
      • 16
      • 4
RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 22
    • Straight On Till Morning

      Blues Traveler
    • 12
    • 11
    • 3
      • 12
      • 11
      • 3
  • 24
    • Wu-Tang Forever

      Wu-Tang Clan
    • 22
    • 1
    • 7
      • 22
      • 1
      • 7
  • 25
    • Space Jam

      Soundtrack
    • 24
    • 2
    • 36
      • 24
      • 2
      • 36
RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 26
    • Blurring The Edges

      Meredith Brooks
    • 26
    • 22
    • 11
      • 26
      • 22
      • 11
  • 27
    • Floored

      Sugar Ray
    • 41
    • 27
    • 4
      • 41
      • 27
      • 4
RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 28
    • Lemon Parade

      Tonic
    • 34
    • 28
    • 16
      • 34
      • 28
      • 16
  • 29
    • EV3

      En Vogue
    • 27
    • 8
    • 5
      • 27
      • 8
      • 5
  • 30
    • Unlady Like

      Mia X
    • 28
    • 21
    • 4
      • 28
      • 21
      • 4
  • 32
    • Let's Face It

      The Mighty Mighty Bosstones
    • 30
    • 27
    • 19
      • 30
      • 27
      • 19
  • 33
    • Crash

      Dave Matthews Band
    • 32
    • 2
    • 64
      • 32
      • 2
      • 64
  • 34
    • I'm Bout It

      Soundtrack
    • 31
    • 4
    • 9
      • 31
      • 4
      • 9
  • 35
    • Baduizm

      Erykah Badu
    • 35
    • 2
    • 23
      • 35
      • 2
      • 23
  • 36
    • Falling Into You

      Celine Dion
    • 33
    • 1
    • 71
      • 33
      • 1
      • 71
  • 40
    • Rome

      Rome
    • 39
    • 30
    • 14
      • 39
      • 30
      • 14
  • 42
    • Brown Album

      Primus
    • 21
    • 21
    • 2