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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
3
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
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Universal Special Markets
2
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
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Timeless Media/Hear
3
Celtic Thunder Heritage Billboard World Albums
Heritage
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Celtic Thunder
4
Celtic Woman Songs From The Heart Billboard World Albums
Songs From The Heart
Last
Peak
77  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
5
Jake Shimabukuro Peace Love Ukulele Billboard World Albums
Peace Love Ukulele
10  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hitchhike
6
Various Artists Red Hot + Rio 2 Billboard World Albums
Red Hot + Rio 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Red Hot
7
ZAZ ZAZ Billboard World Albums
ZAZ
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play-On
8
Celtic Woman Lullaby Billboard World Albums
Lullaby
11  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Manhattan
9
Kuana Torres Kahele Kaunaloa Billboard World Albums
Kaunaloa
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Na Palapalai | Kuana Torres Kahele
10
AfroCubism AfroCubism Billboard World Albums
AfroCubism
13  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | World Circuit/Nonesuch
11
Loreena McKennitt The Wind That Shakes The Barley Billboard World Albums
The Wind That Shakes The Barley
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Quinlan Road/Verve
12
Soundtrack Passione: Un' Avventura Musicale Billboard World Albums
Passione: Un' Avventura Musicale
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Colonne Sonore/Universal Music Italia
13
Celtic Thunder It's Entertainment! Billboard World Albums
It's Entertainment!
Last
Peak
74  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
74
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Celtic Thunder
14
Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80 From Africa With Fury: Rise Billboard World Albums
From Africa With Fury: Rise
Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Knitting Factory | Kalakuta Sunrise
15
Amina Alaoui Arco Iris Billboard World Albums
Arco Iris
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | ECM
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