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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
In A Bossa Nova Mood
Imprint/Promotion Label
Starbucks | Universal Special Markets

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1
Various Artists In A Bossa Nova Mood Billboard World Albums
In A Bossa Nova Mood
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Universal Special Markets
2
Kuana Torres Kahele Kaunaloa Billboard World Albums
Kaunaloa
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Na Palapalai | Kuana Torres Kahele
3
Various Artists Playing For Change: PFC 2: Songs Around The World Billboard World Albums
Playing For Change: PFC 2: Songs Around The World
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Timeless Media/Hear
4
Celtic Thunder Heritage Billboard World Albums
Heritage
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Celtic Thunder
5
Various Artists Red Hot + Rio 2 Billboard World Albums
Red Hot + Rio 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Red Hot
6
Celtic Woman Songs From The Heart Billboard World Albums
Songs From The Heart
Last
Peak
76  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
7
Carmen Cuesta Mi Bossa Nova Billboard World Albums
Mi Bossa Nova
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tweety
8
Loreena McKennitt The Wind That Shakes The Barley Billboard World Albums
The Wind That Shakes The Barley
10  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Quinlan Road/Verve
9
Celtic Thunder It's Entertainment! Billboard World Albums
It's Entertainment!
Last
Peak
73  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
73
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Celtic Thunder
10
Jake Shimabukuro Peace Love Ukulele Billboard World Albums
Peace Love Ukulele
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hitchhike
11
Celtic Woman Lullaby Billboard World Albums
Lullaby
11  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Manhattan
12
Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80 From Africa With Fury: Rise Billboard World Albums
From Africa With Fury: Rise
Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Knitting Factory | Kalakuta Sunrise
13
AfroCubism AfroCubism Billboard World Albums
AfroCubism
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | World Circuit/Nonesuch
14
Countdown Orchestra Celtic Favorites Billboard World Albums
Celtic Favorites
13  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
15
Robert Cazimero Hula Billboard World Albums
Hula
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mountain Apple
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