All Charts
How This Chart Works
Sales Data = WORLD ALBUMS
This week's top-selling world music albums, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

WORLD ALBUMS

The week of
3
LAST WEEK
26
WEEKS ON CHART
The Greatest Journey: Essential Collection
Imprint/Promotion Label
Blue Note | Manhattan
Gains in performance

EXPAND ALL

Play
1
Celtic Woman The Greatest Journey: Essential Collection Billboard World Albums
The Greatest Journey: Essential Collection
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
2
Bela Fleck Throw Down Your Heart Billboard World Albums
Throw Down Your Heart
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Rounder
3
Celtic Thunder Act Two Billboard World Albums
Act Two
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Celtic Thunder
4
Celtic Thunder Celtic Thunder Billboard World Albums
Celtic Thunder
Last
Peak
60  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Celtic Thunder
5
Amadou & Mariam Welcome To Mali Billboard World Albums
Welcome To Mali
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Because/Nonesuch
6
Mariza Terra Billboard World Albums
Terra
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Four Quarters | World Connection
7
The Baby Einstein Music Box Orchestra Baby Einstein: World Music Billboard World Albums
Baby Einstein: World Music
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Walt Disney
8
Celtic Thunder Celtic Thunder/Act Two/Celtic Thunder: The Show Billboard World Albums
Celtic Thunder/Act Two/Celtic Thunder: The Show
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Celtic Thunder
9
Rodrigo y Gabriela Live In Japan Billboard World Albums
Live In Japan
13  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
10
Buraka Som Sistema Black Diamond Billboard World Albums
Black Diamond
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
fabric | Enchufada
11
Madera Limpia La Corona Billboard World Albums
La Corona
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Out Here
12
Gaelic Storm What's The Rumpus? Billboard World Albums
What's The Rumpus?
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lost Again | ROAR
13
Jake Shimabukuro Live Billboard World Albums
Live
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hitchhike
14
Israel Kamakawiwo'Ole & The Makaha Sons Of Ni'ihau Unforgettable Billboard World Albums
Unforgettable
Israel Kamakawiwo'Ole & The Makaha Sons Of Ni'ihau
Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tropical Music | Poki
15
Mulatu Astatke / The Helicentrics Inspiration Information 3 Billboard World Albums
Inspiration Information 3
Mulatu Astatke / The Helicentrics
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strut | !K7
WORLD ALBUMS

Chart Archive Search
SELECT A DATE
Try a birthday or anniversary
 

Please try a different date

Loading...
THE BILLBOARD BIZ
SUBSCRIBER EXPERIENCE

The Biz premium subscriber content has moved to Billboard.com/business.


To simplify subscriber access, we have temporarily disabled the password requirement.