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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
21
WEEKS AT NO. 1
49
WEEKS ON CHART
Romanza
Imprint/Promotion Label
Universal Music Classics | Philips

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1
Andrea Bocelli Romanza Billboard World Albums
Romanza
Last
Peak
49  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Philips
2
Loreena McKennitt The Book of Secrets Billboard World Albums
The Book of Secrets
Last
Peak
48  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Quinlan Road
3
Gipsy Kings Cantos De Amor Billboard World Albums
Cantos De Amor
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Nonesuch/Atlantic
4
Buena Vista Social Club Buena Vista Social Club Billboard World Albums
Buena Vista Social Club
Last
Peak
50  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | World Circuit/Nonesuch
5
Mickey Hart/Planet Drum Supralingua Billboard World Albums
Supralingua
Mickey Hart/Planet Drum
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rykodisc
6
Leahy Leahy Billboard World Albums
Leahy
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Narada
7
Gaelic Storm Gaelic Storm Billboard World Albums
Gaelic Storm
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
OmTown/Higher Octave
8
Nana Mouskouri Concert For Peace Billboard World Albums
Concert For Peace
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Philips
9
Mandy Patinkin Mamaloshen Billboard World Albums
Mamaloshen
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Nonesuch
10
Jesse Cook Vertigo Billboard World Albums
Vertigo
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Narada
11
Various Artists Gypsy Soul-New Flamenco Billboard World Albums
Gypsy Soul-New Flamenco
11  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Narada
12
Afro-Cuban All Stars A Toda Cuba Le Gusta Billboard World Albums
A Toda Cuba Le Gusta
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | World Circuit/Nonesuch
13
Deep Forest Deep Forest III -- Comparsa Billboard World Albums
Deep Forest III -- Comparsa
13  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | 550 Music
14
Various Artists Soca Gold 1998 Billboard World Albums
Soca Gold 1998
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VP
15
Ruben Gonzalez Introducing... Ruben Gonzalez Billboard World Albums
Introducing... Ruben Gonzalez
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | World Circuit/Nonesuch
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