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Billboard 200

Week of December 12, 1998

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Gains in Weekly Performance

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Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 1
    • Double Live

      Garth Brooks
    • 1
    • 1
    • 2
      • 1
      • 1
      • 2
  • 2 NEW
  • NEW
    • Garage Inc.

      Metallica
    • -
    • 2
    • 1
      • -
      • 2
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 3
    • These Are Special Times

      Celine Dion
    • 5
    • 3
    • 4
      • 5
      • 3
      • 4
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

550 Music/Epic/Legacy

Greatest gainer this week

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 4
    • Spirit

      Jewel
    • 3
    • 3
    • 2
      • 3
      • 3
      • 2
  • 5 NEW
  • NEW
    • Greatest Hits

      2Pac
    • -
    • 5
    • 1
      • -
      • 5
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Amaru/Death Row/Interscope/UMe

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 6
    • 'N Sync

      'N Sync
    • 9
    • 2
    • 36
      • 9
      • 2
      • 36
  • 7
    • # 1's

      Mariah Carey
    • 4
    • 4
    • 2
      • 4
      • 4
      • 2
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 8
    • Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life

      JAY-Z
    • 10
    • 1
    • 9
      • 10
      • 1
      • 9
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 9
    • Backstreet Boys

      Backstreet Boys
    • 15
    • 4
    • 68
      • 15
      • 4
      • 68
  • 10
    • Home For Christmas

      'N Sync
    • 12
    • 7
    • 3
      • 12
      • 7
      • 3
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA/Sony Commercial Music Group/Legacy

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 11
    • Tical 2000: Judgement Day

      Method Man
    • 2
    • 2
    • 2
      • 2
      • 2
      • 2
  • 12
    • Americana

      The Offspring
    • 6
    • 6
    • 2
      • 6
      • 6
      • 2
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 13
    • Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie

      Alanis Morissette
    • 8
    • 1
    • 4
      • 8
      • 1
      • 4
RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 14
    • Come On Over

      Shania Twain
    • 14
    • 2
    • 56
      • 14
      • 2
      • 56
RIAA Certification: Diamond x2
  • 15 NEW
  • NEW
    • Live On Two Legs

      Pearl Jam
    • -
    • 15
    • 1
      • -
      • 15
      • 1
  • 16 NEW
  • NEW
    • RZA As Bobby Digital In Stereo

      RZA As Bobby Digital
    • -
    • 16
    • 1
      • -
      • 16
      • 1
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 17 NEW
  • NEW
    • Chef Aid: The South Park Album

      Soundtrack
    • -
    • 17
    • 1
      • -
      • 17
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

American/Columbia/Sony Music

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 18
    • My Love Is Your Love

      Whitney Houston
    • 13
    • 13
    • 2
      • 13
      • 13
      • 2
  • 19
    • Wide Open Spaces

      Dixie Chicks
    • 18
    • 10
    • 44
      • 18
      • 10
      • 44
RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 20
    • Never S-A-Y Never

      Brandy
    • 17
    • 2
    • 25
      • 17
      • 2
      • 25
RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 21
    • Stunt

      Barenaked Ladies
    • 19
    • 3
    • 21
      • 19
      • 3
      • 21
RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 23
    • War & Peace Vol. I (The War Disc)

      Ice Cube
    • 7
    • 7
    • 2
      • 7
      • 7
      • 2
  • 24
    • Armageddon -- The Album

      Soundtrack
    • 24
    • 1
    • 23
      • 24
      • 1
      • 23
RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 25
    • Enter The Dru

      Dru Hill
    • 20
    • 2
    • 5
      • 20
      • 2
      • 5
  • 26
    • Big Willie Style

      Will Smith
    • 28
    • 8
    • 53
      • 28
      • 8
      • 53
RIAA Certification: Platinum x9
  • 27
    • The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill

      Lauryn Hill
    • 23
    • 1
    • 14
      • 23
      • 1
      • 14
RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 28
    • The Best Of 1980-1990/The B-Sides

      U2
    • 21
    • 2
    • 4
      • 21
      • 2
      • 4
  • 29
    • The Rugrats Movie

      Soundtrack
    • 34
    • 29
    • 4
      • 34
      • 29
      • 4
  • 30
    • Dizzy Up The Girl

      The Goo Goo Dolls
    • 25
    • 15
    • 10
      • 25
      • 15
      • 10
RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 31
    • The Christmas Angel

      Mannheim Steamroller
    • 36
    • 31
    • 5
      • 36
      • 31
      • 5
  • 32 NEW
  • NEW
    • The Collection: Volume One

      Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
    • -
    • 32
    • 1
      • -
      • 32
      • 1
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 33
    • It's Dark And Hell Is Hot

      DMX
    • 32
    • 1
    • 28
      • 32
      • 1
      • 28
RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 34
    • City Of Angels

      Soundtrack
    • 29
    • 1
    • 35
      • 29
      • 1
      • 35
RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 35
    • Touched By An Angel: The Album

      Soundtrack
    • 16
    • 16
    • 4
      • 16
      • 16
      • 4
  • 36
    • Now

      Various Artists
    • 31
    • 21
    • 5
      • 31
      • 21
      • 5
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 38
    • Aquemini

      OutKast
    • 30
    • 2
    • 9
      • 30
      • 2
      • 9
  • 39
    • Faith

      Faith Hill
    • 41
    • 7
    • 32
      • 41
      • 7
      • 32
RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 40
    • The Globe Sessions

      Sheryl Crow
    • 33
    • 5
    • 9
      • 33
      • 5
      • 9
  • 41 NEW
  • NEW
    • Tim's Bio: Life From Da Bassment

      Timbaland
    • -
    • 41
    • 1
      • -
      • 41
      • 1
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Imprint/Promotion Label:

Blackground/Atlantic/AG

Gains In Performance

  • 42
    • The Nu Nation Project

      Kirk Franklin
    • 40
    • 7
    • 9
      • 40
      • 7
      • 9
RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 43
    • Hello Nasty

      Beastie Boys
    • 43
    • 1
    • 20
      • 43
      • 1
      • 20
RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 44
    • Let's Talk About Love

      Celine Dion
    • 60
    • 1
    • 54
      • 60
      • 1
      • 54
RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 45
    • Dr. Dolittle: The Album

      Soundtrack
    • 51
    • 4
    • 24
      • 51
      • 4
      • 24
RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 46
    • Human Being

      Seal
    • 22
    • 22