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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
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WEEKS ON CHART
A New Journey
Imprint/Promotion Label
Blue Note | Manhattan

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Celtic Woman A New Journey Billboard World Albums
A New Journey
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
2
Celtic Woman Celtic Woman Billboard World Albums
Celtic Woman
Last
Peak
103  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
103
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
3
Loreena McKennitt An Ancient Muse Billboard World Albums
An Ancient Muse
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Quinlan Road/Verve
4
Rodrigo y Gabriela Rodrigo y Gabriela Billboard World Albums
Rodrigo y Gabriela
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
5
Gipsy Kings Pasajero Billboard World Albums
Pasajero
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
6
Various Artists Celtic Favorites Billboard World Albums
Celtic Favorites
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Madacy Special Products
7
Rhythms Del Mundo Cuba Billboard World Albums
Cuba
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | APE Vision/Universal Music TV/Hip-O
8
Chambao Pokito A Poko Billboard World Albums
Pokito A Poko
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music Latin | Norte
9
Soweto Gospel Choir African Spirit Billboard World Albums
African Spirit
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
10
Jake Shimabukuro Gently Weeps Billboard World Albums
Gently Weeps
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hitchhike
11
Daniel O'Donnell Unitl The Next Time Billboard World Albums
Unitl The Next Time
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DPTV Media
12
Ladysmith Black Mambazo Long Walk To Freedom Billboard World Albums
Long Walk To Freedom
10  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Heads Up | Gallo
13
Chloe Walking In The Air Billboard World Albums
Walking In The Air
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
14
Mairead Raining Up Billboard World Albums
Raining Up
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
15
LiSA LiSA Billboard World Albums
LiSA
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
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