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This week's top-selling world music albums, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

WORLD ALBUMS

The week of
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
4
WEEKS ON CHART
Cruel, Crazy, Beautiful World
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol

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1
Johnny Clegg & Savuka Cruel, Crazy, Beautiful World Billboard World Albums
Cruel, Crazy, Beautiful World
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
Gipsy Kings Mosaique Billboard World Albums
Mosaique
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
3
Black Uhuru Now Billboard World Albums
Now
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mesa/Bluemoon
4
Ladysmith Black Mambazo Two Worlds One Heart Billboard World Albums
Two Worlds One Heart
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
5
Ben Tavera King Coyote Moon Billboard World Albums
Coyote Moon
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Global Pacific
6
Gipsy Kings Gipsy Kings Billboard World Albums
Gipsy Kings
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
7
Miriam Makeba Welela Billboard World Albums
Welela
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mercury
8
Various Artists Brazil Classics 2: O Samba Billboard World Albums
Brazil Classics 2: O Samba
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Luaka Bop
9
3 Mustaphas 3 Heart Of Uncle Billboard World Albums
Heart Of Uncle
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rykodisc
10
Hugh Masekela Uptownship Billboard World Albums
Uptownship
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Novus
11
Mahlathini & The Mahotella Queens Paris-Soweto Billboard World Albums
Paris-Soweto
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
Les Negresses Vertes Mlah Billboard World Albums
Mlah
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
13
Mahlathini & The Mahotella Queens Rhythm And Art Billboard World Albums
Rhythm And Art
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
Various Artists Passion Sources Billboard World Albums
Passion Sources
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Real World
15
Bunny Wailer Time Will Tell Billboard World Albums
Time Will Tell
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
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