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Top Country Albums ranks the most popular country 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 COUNTRY ALBUMS

The week of
6
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
The Heart Of The Matter
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA

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1
Kenny Rogers The Heart Of The Matter Billboard Top Country Albums
The Heart Of The Matter
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
2
Exile Hang On To Your Heart Billboard Top Country Albums
Hang On To Your Heart
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
3
Hank Williams Jr. Greatest Hits, Volume II Billboard Top Country Albums
Greatest Hits, Volume II
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Curb
4
Lee Greenwood Streamline Billboard Top Country Albums
Streamline
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
5
The Judds Rockin' With The Rhythm Billboard Top Country Albums
Rockin' With The Rhythm
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Curb
6
Patsy Cline Soundtrack-Sweet Dreams, The Life And Times Of Patsy Cline Billboard Top Country Albums
Soundtrack-Sweet Dreams, The Life And Times Of Patsy Cline
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
7
Sawyer Brown Shakin' Billboard Top Country Albums
Shakin'
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Capitol/Curb
8
George Strait Something Special Billboard Top Country Albums
Something Special
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
9
Earl Thomas Conley Greatest Hits Billboard Top Country Albums
Greatest Hits
10  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
10
Dan Seals Won't Be Blue Anymore Billboard Top Country Albums
Won't Be Blue Anymore
12  Last
10  Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EMI-America
11
The Forester Sisters The Forester Sisters Billboard Top Country Albums
The Forester Sisters
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
12
Ray Stevens I Have Returned Billboard Top Country Albums
I Have Returned
13  Last
12  Peak
16  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
13
Ricky Skaggs Live In London Billboard Top Country Albums
Live In London
14  Last
13  Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
14
Willie Nelson Half Nelson Billboard Top Country Albums
Half Nelson
11  Last
11  Peak
16  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

15
Juice Newton Old Flame Billboard Top Country Albums
Old Flame
17  Last
15  Peak
10  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
16
George Jones Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes Billboard Top Country Albums
Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes
15  Last
14  Peak
21  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
17
Ronnie Milsap Greatest Hits Vol. 2 Billboard Top Country Albums
Greatest Hits Vol. 2
20  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
18
George Strait Greatest Hits Billboard Top Country Albums
Greatest Hits
21  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

19
Alabama 40 Hour Week Billboard Top Country Albums
40 Hour Week
18  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
20
Willie, Waylon, Johnny & Kris Highwayman Billboard Top Country Albums
Highwayman
Willie, Waylon, Johnny & Kris
22  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
Gary Morris Anything Goes Billboard Top Country Albums
Anything Goes
16  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
22
The Statler Brothers Pardners In Rhyme Billboard Top Country Albums
Pardners In Rhyme
23  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mercury
23
Rosanne Cash Rhythm And Romance Billboard Top Country Albums
Rhythm And Romance
19  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
24
Lee Greenwood Greatest Hits Billboard Top Country Albums
Greatest Hits
28  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
25
Merle Haggard Amber Waves Of Grain Billboard Top Country Albums
Amber Waves Of Grain
25  Last
25  Peak
10  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
26
Mel McDaniel Stand Up Billboard Top Country Albums
Stand Up
29  Last
25  Peak
16  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
27
The Bellamy Brothers Howard & David Billboard Top Country Albums
Howard & David
27  Last
10  Peak
28  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Curb
28
The Judds Why Not Me Billboard Top Country Albums
Why Not Me
30  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Curb
29
Conway Twitty Chasin' Rainbows Billboard Top Country Albums
Chasin' Rainbows
31  Last
29  Peak
13  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
30
Jimmy Buffett Songs You Know By Heart: Jimmy Buffett's Greatest Hit(s) Billboard Top Country Albums
Songs You Know By Heart: Jimmy Buffett's Greatest Hit(s)
32  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | MCA/Geffen
31
Marie Osmond There's No Stopping Your Heart Billboard Top Country Albums
There's No Stopping Your Heart
24  Last
16  Peak
22  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Capitol/Curb
32
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Partners, Brothers And Friends Billboard Top Country Albums
Partners, Brothers And Friends
26  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
33
John Conlee Greatest Hits-Vol. 2 Billboard Top Country Albums
Greatest Hits-Vol. 2
35  Last
33  Peak
12  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
34
Barbara Mandrell Get to The Heart Billboard Top Country Albums
Get to The Heart
36  Last
25  Peak
17  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
35
Alabama Roll On Billboard Top Country Albums
Roll On
37  Last
Peak
103  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
103
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
36
Janie Fricke Somebody Else's Fire Billboard Top Country Albums
Somebody Else's Fire
34  Last
21  Peak
29  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
37
The Charlie Daniels Band Me & The Boys Billboard Top Country Albums
Me & The Boys
33  Last
33  Peak
10  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
38
Gene Watson Memories To Burn Billboard Top Country Albums
Memories To Burn
41  Last
35  Peak
24  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
39
Original Casts Big River - The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn Billboard Top Country Albums
Big River - The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Soul
40
Soundtrack Dallas: The Music Story Billboard Top Country Albums
Dallas: The Music Story
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

41
Alabama Mountain Music Billboard Top Country Albums
Mountain Music
43  Last
Peak
203  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
203
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
42
Steve Wariner Life's Highway Billboard Top Country Albums
Life's Highway
47  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
43
Restless Heart Restless Heart Billboard Top Country Albums
Restless Heart
46  Last
10  Peak
37  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
44
T.G. Sheppard Livin' On The Edge Billboard Top Country Albums
Livin' On The Edge
42  Last
26  Peak
35  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
45
Janie Fricke The Very Best Of Janie Billboard Top Country Albums
The Very Best Of Janie
45  Last
43  Peak
14  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
46
Neil Young Old Ways Billboard Top Country Albums
Old Ways
44  Last
24  Peak
20  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Geffen
47
The Bellamy Brothers Greatest Hits Billboard Top Country Albums
Greatest Hits
53  Last
Peak
84  Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
48
Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers Smile Billboard Top Country Albums
Smile
48  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
49
Glen Campbell It's Just A Matter Of Time Billboard Top Country Albums
It's Just A Matter Of Time
54  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Atlantic America
50
Alabama The Closer You Get Billboard Top Country Albums
The Closer You Get
51  Last
Peak
150  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
150
WEEKS ON CHART

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