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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
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WEEKS ON CHART
Shruggy Ji
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sinj
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Red Baraat Shruggy Ji Billboard World Albums
Shruggy Ji
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sinj
2
Jaejoong Mine (EP) Billboard World Albums
Mine (EP)
Jaejoong
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loen Entertainment | C-JeS
3
Celtic Woman Believe Billboard World Albums
Believe
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Manhattan
4
Rodrigo y Gabriela And C.U.B.A. Area 52 Billboard World Albums
Area 52
Rodrigo y Gabriela And C.U.B.A.
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Rubyworks
5
CNBLUE Re:BLUE: CNBLUE 4th Mini Album (EP) Billboard World Albums
Re:BLUE: CNBLUE 4th Mini Album (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
FNC
6
Soundtrack The Descendants Billboard World Albums
The Descendants
Last
Peak
61  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Masterworks | 20th Century Fox/Fox/Sony Classical
7
Dead Can Dance Anastasis Billboard World Albums
Anastasis
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS
8
Various Artists Lifescapes: Afternoon In Paris Billboard World Albums
Lifescapes: Afternoon In Paris
Last
Peak
45  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Somerset | Mood Entertainment
9
Vusi Mahlasela Sing To The People: Celebrating 20 Years Of When You Come Back Billboard World Albums
Sing To The People: Celebrating 20 Years Of When You Come Back
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
10
Celtic Thunder Voyage Billboard World Albums
Voyage
Last
Peak
48  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Celtic Thunder
11
Various Artists Lifescapes: Listener Favorites: Just Relax: Maui Billboard World Albums
Lifescapes: Listener Favorites: Just Relax: Maui
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Somerset | Mood Entertainment
12
Gaelic Storm Chicken Boxer Billboard World Albums
Chicken Boxer
12  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lost Again
13
The Chieftains Voice Of Ages Billboard World Albums
Voice Of Ages
14  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Blackrock/Hear
14
Girls' Generation I Got A Boy Billboard World Albums
I Got A Boy
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SM
15
Jake Shimabukuro Grand Ukulele Billboard World Albums
Grand Ukulele
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mailboat | Hitchhike
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