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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
12
WEEKS AT NO. 1
14
WEEKS ON CHART
Hymns
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol CMG | Farmhouse/Gaither

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1
Joey + Rory Hymns Billboard Top Christian Albums
Hymns
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Farmhouse/Gaither
2
Lauren Daigle How Can It Be Billboard Top Christian Albums
How Can It Be
Last
Peak
58  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Centricity
3
NF Therapy Session Billboard Top Christian Albums
Therapy Session
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG
4
Social Club Misfits The Misfit Generation (EP) Billboard Top Christian Albums
The Misfit Generation (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Social Club Misfits
5
Various Artists WOW Hits 2016 Billboard Top Christian Albums
WOW Hits 2016
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | PLG/Curb-Word
6
Jordan Feliz The River Billboard Top Christian Albums
The River
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Centricity
7
Matthew West Live Forever Billboard Top Christian Albums
Live Forever
Last
Peak
49  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Sparrow
8
tobyMac This Is Not A Test Billboard Top Christian Albums
This Is Not A Test
11  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | ForeFront
9
Third Day Lead Us Back: Songs Of Worship Billboard Top Christian Albums
Lead Us Back: Songs Of Worship
10  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
10
Jeremy Camp I Will Follow Billboard Top Christian Albums
I Will Follow
Last
Peak
66  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Stolen Pride/Sparrow
11
Bethel Music Have It All: Live At Bethel Church Billboard Top Christian Albums
Have It All: Live At Bethel Church
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
12
MercyMe Welcome To The New Billboard Top Christian Albums
Welcome To The New
Last
Peak
91  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
91
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
13
newsboys Love Riot Billboard Top Christian Albums
Love Riot
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
14
Danny Gokey Hope In Front Of Me Billboard Top Christian Albums
Hope In Front Of Me
19  Last
Peak
79  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | BMG
15
Nichole Nordeman The Unmaking (EP) Billboard Top Christian Albums
The Unmaking (EP)
14  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Sparrow
16
Various Artists WOW Hits: 20th Anniversary Billboard Top Christian Albums
WOW Hits: 20th Anniversary
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Curb-Word/Sony Music
17
for KING & COUNTRY RUN WILD. LIVE FREE. LOVE STRONG. Billboard Top Christian Albums
RUN WILD. LIVE FREE. LOVE STRONG.
13  Last
Peak
87  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
87
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Fervent
18
Jesus Culture Let It Echo Billboard Top Christian Albums
Let It Echo
25  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Jesus Culture/Sparrow
19
Hillsong UNITED Empires Billboard Top Christian Albums
Empires
21  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Hillsong/Sparrow
20
Steven Curtis Chapman Worship And Believe Billboard Top Christian Albums
Worship And Believe
16  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential Worship
21
My Epic Viscera (EP) Billboard Top Christian Albums
Viscera (EP)
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Facedown
22
Francesca Battistelli If We're Honest Billboard Top Christian Albums
If We're Honest
22  Last
Peak
108  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
108
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Fervent
23
NF Mansion Billboard Top Christian Albums
Mansion
24  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG
24
Casting Crowns Thrive Billboard Top Christian Albums
Thrive
20  Last
Peak
117  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
117
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Beach Street/Reunion
25
Soundtrack War Room: Music From And Inspired By The Original Motion Picture Billboard Top Christian Albums
War Room: Music From And Inspired By The Original Motion Picture
23  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Reunion
26
Urban Rescue Wild Heart Billboard Top Christian Albums
Wild Heart
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Rend Family
27
Elevation Worship Here As In Heaven Billboard Top Christian Albums
Here As In Heaven
26  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Elevation Worship/Essential Worship
28
Passion Salvation's Tide Is Rising Billboard Top Christian Albums
Salvation's Tide Is Rising
39  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | sixsteps/Sparrow
29
Wade Bowen Then Sings My Soul: Songs For My Mother Billboard Top Christian Albums
Then Sings My Soul: Songs For My Mother
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bowen Sounds
30
Amy Grant Be Still And Know... Hymns & Faith Billboard Top Christian Albums
Be Still And Know... Hymns & Faith
18  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Amy Grant/Sparrow
31
Various Artists Top 25 Praise Songs: 2016 Edition Billboard Top Christian Albums
Top 25 Praise Songs: 2016 Edition
17  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Maranatha!
32
Casting Crowns A Live Worship Experience Billboard Top Christian Albums
A Live Worship Experience
28  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Beach Street/Reunion
33
Anchor Worship With You Billboard Top Christian Albums
With You
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Dream Worship/Dream
34
Hillsong Worship Open Heaven / River Wild Billboard Top Christian Albums
Open Heaven / River Wild
27  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Hillsong/Sparrow
35
Bethel Music We Will Not Be Shaken Billboard Top Christian Albums
We Will Not Be Shaken
31  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
36
Matt Maher Saints And Sinners Billboard Top Christian Albums
Saints And Sinners
37  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
37
Soundtrack God's Not Dead 2: Music From And Inspired By Original Motion Picture Billboard Top Christian Albums
God's Not Dead 2: Music From And Inspired By Original Motion Picture
30  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
38
Building 429 Unashamed Billboard Top Christian Albums
Unashamed
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
39
Phil Wickham Children Of God Billboard Top Christian Albums
Children Of God
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
40
Hillsong Young & Free Youth Revival Billboard Top Christian Albums
Youth Revival
35  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Hillsong/Sparrow
41
Christy Nockels Let It Be Jesus Billboard Top Christian Albums
Let It Be Jesus
43  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | sixsteps/Sparrow
42
Hollyn Hollyn (EP) Billboard Top Christian Albums
Hollyn (EP)
41  Last
10  Peak
24  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Gotee
43
Lecrae Church Clothes 3 Billboard Top Christian Albums
Church Clothes 3
33  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
44
Rend Collective As Family We Go Billboard Top Christian Albums
As Family We Go
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Rend Family/Sparrow
45
Jimmy Fortune Hits & Hymns Billboard Top Christian Albums
Hits & Hymns
32  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Gaither
46
I AM THEY I Am They Billboard Top Christian Albums
I Am They
Last
10  Peak
33  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
47
Natalie Grant Be One Billboard Top Christian Albums
Be One
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word | Curb
48
Hillsong UNITED Zion Billboard Top Christian Albums
Zion
44  Last
Peak
154  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
154
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Hillsong/Sparrow
49
newsboys God's Not Dead: The Greatest Hits Of The newsboys Billboard Top Christian Albums
God's Not Dead: The Greatest Hits Of The newsboys
45  Last
29  Peak
12  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Inpop
50
Various Artists Country Faith Hymns: 12 Songs Of Faith From Today's Leading Country Stars Billboard Top Christian Albums
Country Faith Hymns: 12 Songs Of Faith From Today's Leading Country Stars
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb-Word
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