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Top Christian Albums ranks the most popular Christian 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).

TOP CHRISTIAN ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Sovereign
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol CMG | MWS/Sparrow
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Michael W. Smith Sovereign Billboard Top Christian Albums
Sovereign
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:
Capitol CMG | MWS/Sparrow
2
MercyMe Welcome To The New Billboard Top Christian Albums
Welcome To The New
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
3
Michael W. Smith Hymns Billboard Top Christian Albums
Hymns
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cracker Barrel | MWS
4
NEEDTOBREATHE Rivers In The Wasteland Billboard Top Christian Albums
Rivers In The Wasteland
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Atlantic
5
Passion Passion: Take It All Billboard Top Christian Albums
Passion: Take It All
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | sixsteps/Sparrow
6
Jamie Grace Ready To Fly Billboard Top Christian Albums
Ready To Fly
23  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Gotee/Columbia
7
Casting Crowns Thrive Billboard Top Christian Albums
Thrive
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Beach Street/Reunion
8
Various Artists WOW Hits 2014 Billboard Top Christian Albums
WOW Hits 2014
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Provident/Curb-Word
9
Skillet Rise Billboard Top Christian Albums
Rise
15  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Atlantic
10
Francesca Battistelli If We're Honest Billboard Top Christian Albums
If We're Honest
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Fervent
11
Bethel Music You Make Me Brave: Live At The Civic Billboard Top Christian Albums
You Make Me Brave: Live At The Civic
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
12
Kari Jobe Majestic Billboard Top Christian Albums
Majestic
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Sparrow
13
Amy Grant How Mercy Looks From Here Billboard Top Christian Albums
How Mercy Looks From Here
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Amy Grant/Sparrow
14
Lecrae Church Clothes: Vol. 2 Billboard Top Christian Albums
Church Clothes: Vol. 2
33  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
15
Rend Collective The Art Of Celebration Billboard Top Christian Albums
The Art Of Celebration
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Integrity | Rend Collective
16
Various Artists WOW Worship (Lime) Billboard Top Christian Albums
WOW Worship (Lime)
13  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Curb-Word/Capitol CMG/Provident
17
newsboys Restart Billboard Top Christian Albums
Restart
20  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Sparrow
18
Hillsong UNITED Zion Billboard Top Christian Albums
Zion
18  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Hillsong/Sparrow
19
All Sons & Daughters All Sons & Daughters Billboard Top Christian Albums
All Sons & Daughters
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Integrity
20
Matt Maher All The People Said Amen Billboard Top Christian Albums
All The People Said Amen
22  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
21
Chris Tomlin Burning Lights Billboard Top Christian Albums
Burning Lights
17  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | sixsteps/Sparrow
22
Fellowship Creative Running To Follow Billboard Top Christian Albums
Running To Follow
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
23
Joey + Rory Joey + Rory Inspired: Songs Of Faith & Family Billboard Top Christian Albums
Joey + Rory Inspired: Songs Of Faith & Family
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Farmhouse/Gaither
24
Seventh Day Slumber We Are The Broken Billboard Top Christian Albums
We Are The Broken
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | VSR
25
Soundtrack God's Not Dead Billboard Top Christian Albums
God's Not Dead
27  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Inpop
26
Audio Adrenaline Kings & Queens Billboard Top Christian Albums
Kings & Queens
38  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
27
Natalie Grant Hurricane Billboard Top Christian Albums
Hurricane
48  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Curb
28
Mandisa Overcomer Billboard Top Christian Albums
Overcomer
26  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Sparrow
29
Switchfoot Fading West (Soundtrack) Billboard Top Christian Albums
Fading West (Soundtrack)
34  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | lowercase people/Atlantic
30
tobyMac Eye On It Billboard Top Christian Albums
Eye On It
29  Last
Peak
90  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
90
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | ForeFront
31
Hillsong Young & Free We Are Young & Free Billboard Top Christian Albums
We Are Young & Free
43  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Hillsong/Sparrow
32
Passion Let The Future Begin Billboard Top Christian Albums
Let The Future Begin
Last
Peak
47  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | sixsteps/Sparrow
33
Demon Hunter Extremist Billboard Top Christian Albums
Extremist
40  Last
Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Solid State
34
Colton Dixon A Messenger Billboard Top Christian Albums
A Messenger
Last
Peak
62  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | 19/Sparrow
35
We As Human We As Human Billboard Top Christian Albums
We As Human
32  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Hear It Loud/Atlantic
36
Royal Tailor Royal Tailor Billboard Top Christian Albums
Royal Tailor
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
37
Alan Jackson Precious Memories: Volume II Billboard Top Christian Albums
Precious Memories: Volume II
31  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | ACR/EMI Nashville
38
Unspoken Unspoken Billboard Top Christian Albums
Unspoken
36  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Centricity
39
Michael Sweet I'm Not Your Suicide Billboard Top Christian Albums
I'm Not Your Suicide
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Big3
40
Hillsong UNITED the white album [remix project] Billboard Top Christian Albums
the white album [remix project]
49  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Hillsong/Sparrow
41
Gaither Vocal Band Hymns Billboard Top Christian Albums
Hymns
35  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Gaither
42
Steven Curtis Chapman The Glorious Unfolding Billboard Top Christian Albums
The Glorious Unfolding
25  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Reunion
43
Citizen Way Love Is The Evidence Billboard Top Christian Albums
Love Is The Evidence
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
44
Andy Mineo Never Land (EP) Billboard Top Christian Albums
Never Land (EP)
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
45
Kutless Glory Billboard Top Christian Albums
Glory
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BEC
46
Phil Wickham The Ascension Billboard Top Christian Albums
The Ascension
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
47
Anthony Evans Real Life/Real Worship Billboard Top Christian Albums
Real Life/Real Worship
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
48
Plumb Need You Now Billboard Top Christian Albums
Need You Now
50  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Curb
49
Ernie Haase & Signature Sound Oh, What A Savior Billboard Top Christian Albums
Oh, What A Savior
37  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | StowTown/Gaither
50
Thi'sl Fallen King Billboard Top Christian Albums
Fallen King
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Full Ride
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