Official Top 40 Albums

KŌPAKI I TE RĀRANGI MOTUHAKE 40 O RUNGA

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums.

Platinum record

1

STARDUST

Willie Nelson

1

Last week

6

Weeks

CBS

Stardust by Willie Nelson
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2

THE MAGIC OF BONEY M

Boney M

3

Last week

5

Weeks

WEA

The Magic Of Boney M by Boney M
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Platinum record

3

SPACE RACE

Mi Sex

2

Last week

7

Weeks

CBS

Space Race by Mi Sex
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4

A LIFETIME OF MUSIC 1905 - 1980

Mantovani

10

Last week

2

Weeks

EMI

A Lifetime Of Music 1905 - 1980 by Mantovani
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5

THE B-52'S

The B-52's

6

Last week

26

Weeks

WEA

The B-52's by The B-52's
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Platinum record

6

OFF THE WALL

Michael Jackson

4

Last week

34

Weeks

CBS

Off The Wall by Michael Jackson
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Platinum record

7

TRUE COLOURS

Split Enz

7

Last week

20

Weeks

POLYGRAM

True Colours by Split Enz
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8

JUST ONE NIGHT

Eric Clapton

5

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Just One Night by Eric Clapton
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Platinum record

9

GLASS HOUSES

Billy Joel

12

Last week

13

Weeks

CBS

Glass Houses by Billy Joel
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Platinum record

10

DAMN THE TORPEDOS

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

9

Last week

26

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Damn The Torpedos by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
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11

THE MOTELS

The Motels

13

Last week

9

Weeks

EMI

The Motels by The Motels
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12

THE GAME

Queen

1

Weeks

WEA

The Game by Queen
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13

ME MYSELF I

Joan Armatrading

20

Last week

2

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Me Myself I by Joan Armatrading
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14

GRAFFITI CRIMES

Mi Sex

8

Last week

43

Weeks

CBS

Graffiti Crimes by Mi Sex
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15

MCCARTNEY II

Paul McCartney

16

Last week

4

Weeks

EMI

Mccartney Ii by Paul McCartney
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16

IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT

Pat Benatar

11

Last week

8

Weeks

FESTIVAL

In The Heat Of The Night by Pat Benatar
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17

21 AT 33

Elton John

1

Weeks

POLYGRAM

21 At 33 by Elton John
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Platinum record

18

THE WALL

Pink Floyd

15

Last week

26

Weeks

CBS

The Wall by Pink Floyd
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19

NIGHT RAINS

Janis Ian

14

Last week

6

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Night Rains by Janis Ian
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Platinum record

20

MUSIC BY CANDLELIGHT

Gheorghe Zamfir

19

Last week

14

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Music By Candlelight by Gheorghe Zamfir
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Platinum record

21

THE LONG RUN

The Eagles

17

Last week

36

Weeks

WEA

The Long Run by The Eagles
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22

SEVENTEEN SECONDS

The Cure

23

Last week

4

Weeks

CBS

Seventeen Seconds by The Cure
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23

HOLD OUT

Jackson Browne

1

Weeks

WEA

Hold Out by Jackson Browne
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24

LIGHT UP THE NIGHT

Brothers Johnson

24

Last week

8

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Light Up The Night by Brothers Johnson
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25

LIVE RUST

Neil Young And Crazy Horse

22

Last week

28

Weeks

WEA

Live Rust by Neil Young And Crazy Horse
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26

PRETENDERS

Pretenders

18

Last week

15

Weeks

WEA

Pretenders by Pretenders
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27

MORRISON MAGIC

The Howard Morrison Quartet

29

Last week

2

Weeks

EMI

Morrison Magic by The Howard Morrison Quartet
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28

EMPTY GLASS

Pete Townshend

21

Last week

6

Weeks

WEA

Empty Glass by Pete Townshend
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29

FREEDOM OF CHOICE

Devo

25

Last week

3

Weeks

WEA

Freedom Of Choice by Devo
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30

TWICE THE FIRE

Peaches & Herb

28

Last week

8

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Twice The Fire by Peaches & Herb
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31

ONE FOR THE ROAD

The Kinks

1

Weeks

EMI

One For The Road by The Kinks
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32

HEARD THE NEWZ

The Newz

26

Last week

2

Weeks

M.W.

Heard The Newz by The Newz
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33

DUKE

Genesis

31

Last week

6

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Duke by Genesis
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34

LONDON CALLING

The Clash

38

Last week

18

Weeks

CBS

London Calling by The Clash
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35

TAROT SUITE

Mike Batt

27

Last week

7

Weeks

CBS

Tarot Suite by Mike Batt
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36

CALM BEFORE THE STORM

Jon English

41

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Calm Before The Storm by Jon English
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37

MIDDLE MAN

Boz Scaggs

34

Last week

10

Weeks

CBS

Middle Man by Boz Scaggs
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38

THE SPECIALS

The Specials

33

Last week

18

Weeks

FESTIVAL

The Specials by The Specials
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39

EAT TO THE BEAT

Blondie

36

Last week

30

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Eat To The Beat by Blondie
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Platinum record

40

DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

Pink Floyd

42

Last week

207

Weeks

Get

CAPITOL/EMI

Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
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41

THE ROSE SOUNDTRACK

Bette Midler

32

Last week

17

Weeks

WEA

The Rose Soundtrack by Bette Midler
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42

AGAINST THE WIND

Bob Seger

39

Last week

16

Weeks

EMI

Against The Wind by Bob Seger
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43

BATTLEGROUND OF FUN

Street Talk

30

Last week

3

Weeks

WEA

Battleground Of Fun by Street Talk
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Platinum record

44

BREAKFAST IN AMERICA

Supertramp

35

Last week

60

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Breakfast In America by Supertramp
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45

HEROES

The Commodores

47

Last week

2

Weeks

EMI

Heroes by The Commodores
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46

TRILOGY: PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE

Frank Sinatra

1

Weeks

WEA

Trilogy: Past, Present, Future by Frank Sinatra
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47

BABY GOT A GUN

The Only Ones

1

Weeks

CBS

Baby Got A Gun by The Only Ones
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48

THE JAMES GALWAY COLLECTION

James Galway

45

Last week

15

Weeks

RCA

The James Galway Collection by James Galway
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49

BOP TILL YOU DROP

Ry Cooder

40

Last week

39

Weeks

WEA

Bop Till You Drop by Ry Cooder
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Platinum record

50

TUSK

Fleetwood Mac

37

Last week

35

Weeks

WEA

Tusk by Fleetwood Mac
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The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums.

Fastest rising titles inside this week’s chart
15,000 sales/stream equivalent for singles and 7,500 for albums
30,000 sales/stream equivalent for singles and 15,000 for albums