Official Top 40 Albums

KŌPAKI I TE RĀRANGI MOTUHAKE 40 O RUNGA

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums.

Platinum record

1

SIMON & GARFUNKEL COLLECTION

Simon & Garfunkel

1

Last week

3

Weeks

CBS

Simon & Garfunkel Collection by Simon & Garfunkel
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2

HOOKED ON CLASSICS

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

4

Last week

10

Weeks

K-TEL

Hooked On Classics by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
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Platinum record

3

GREATEST HITS: REMASTERED

Queen

2

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

Greatest Hits:  Remastered by Queen
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4

GEORGE BENSON COLLECTION

George Benson

3

Last week

5

Weeks

WEA

George Benson Collection by George Benson
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5

A COLLECTION OF GREAT DANCE SONGS

Pink Floyd

1

Weeks

CBS

A Collection Of Great Dance Songs by Pink Floyd
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6

FOR THOSE ABOUT TO ROCK

AC/DC

1

Weeks

EMI

For Those About To Rock by AC/DC
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7

GHOST IN THE MACHINE

The Police

6

Last week

3

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Ghost In The Machine by The Police
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Platinum record

8

ONE DAY AT A TIME

Suzanne Prentice

1

Weeks

M.W.

One Day At A Time by Suzanne Prentice
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Platinum record

9

TATTOO YOU

Rolling Stones

5

Last week

15

Weeks

EMI

Tattoo You by Rolling Stones
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10

MEMORIES

Barbra Streisand

35

Last week

2

Weeks

CBS

Memories by Barbra Streisand
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11

ON THE WAY TO THE SKY

Neil Diamond

22

Last week

2

Weeks

CBS

On The Way To The Sky by Neil Diamond
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Platinum record

12

REVERIES

Richard Clayderman

16

Last week

39

Weeks

WEA

Reveries by Richard Clayderman
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13

DANGEROUS ACQUAINTANCES

Marianne Faithfull

9

Last week

4

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Dangerous Acquaintances by Marianne Faithfull
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Platinum record

14

MUSIC BY CANDLELIGHT

Gheorghe Zamfir

14

Last week

85

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Music By Candlelight by Gheorghe Zamfir
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15

DURAN DURAN

Duran Duran

10

Last week

4

Weeks

EMI

Duran Duran by Duran Duran
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16

PHYSICAL

Olivia Newton-John

8

Last week

5

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Physical by Olivia Newton-John
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17

LAY DOWN BESIDE ME

Patsy Riggir

11

Last week

3

Weeks

CBS

Lay Down Beside Me by Patsy Riggir
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18

COMPLETION BACKWARD PRINCIPLE

The Tubes

24

Last week

18

Weeks

EMI

Completion Backward Principle by The Tubes
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Platinum record

19

MAKING MOVIES

Dire Straits

7

Last week

51

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Making Movies by Dire Straits
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20

DARE

The Human League

19

Last week

2

Weeks

RTC

Dare by The Human League
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Platinum record

21

LES MUSIQUES DE L'AMOUR

Richard Clayderman

28

Last week

22

Weeks

WEA

Les Musiques De L'amour by Richard Clayderman
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22

BEST OF BOWIE

David Bowie

20

Last week

2

Weeks

Get

K-TEL

Best Of Bowie by David Bowie
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23

BEST OF BLONDIE

Blondie

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Best Of Blondie by Blondie
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24

DISCIPLINE

King Crimson

13

Last week

2

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Discipline by King Crimson
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Platinum record

25

VERY BEST OF ELTON JOHN

Elton John

12

Last week

8

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Very Best Of Elton John by Elton John
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26

NEW TRADITIONALISTS

Devo

27

Last week

13

Weeks

WEA

New Traditionalists by Devo
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27

WALK UNDER LADDERS

Joan Armatrading

18

Last week

11

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Walk Under Ladders by Joan Armatrading
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28

NIGHTCLUBBING

Grace Jones

17

Last week

16

Weeks

ISLAND/POLYGRAM

Nightclubbing by Grace Jones
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29

THE GREEN DOOR

Shakin' Stevens

44

Last week

2

Weeks

CBS

The Green Door by Shakin' Stevens
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30

SO LUCKY

Renee Geyer

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

So Lucky by Renee Geyer
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31

CLASSICS BY CANDLELIGHT

Gheorghe Zamfir

47

Last week

44

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Classics By Candlelight by Gheorghe Zamfir
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32

TONIGHT I'M YOURS

Rod Stewart

23

Last week

6

Weeks

WEA

Tonight I'm Yours by Rod Stewart
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33

FROM NZ WITH LOVE

Rhonda

45

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

From Nz With Love by Rhonda
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34

RAGE IN EDEN

Ultravox

33

Last week

8

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Rage In Eden by Ultravox
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35

ARCHITECTURE & MORALITY

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

26

Last week

2

Weeks

RTC

Architecture & Morality by Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
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36

GREATEST HITS

Joe Cocker

40

Last week

8

Weeks

EMI

Greatest Hits by Joe Cocker
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37

THE FIRST 25 YEARS - THE SILVER ANNIVERSARY ALBUM

Johnny Mathis

29

Last week

2

Weeks

CBS

The First 25 Years - The Silver Anniversary Album by Johnny Mathis
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38

CIRCLE OF LOVE

The Steve Miller Band

1

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Circle Of Love by The Steve Miller Band
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39

LIVING EYES

Bee Gees

32

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Living Eyes by Bee Gees
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40

SWEET PEOPLE

Sweet People

43

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Sweet People by Sweet People
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41

PRECIOUS TIME

Pat Benatar

15

Last week

14

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Precious Time by Pat Benatar
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42

FOREIGNER 4

Foreigner

34

Last week

12

Weeks

WEA

Foreigner 4 by Foreigner
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43

20 GREATEST HITS

The Beach Boys

25

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

20 Greatest Hits by The Beach Boys
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44

ABACAB

Genesis

46

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Abacab by Genesis
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Platinum record

45

FLOWERS

Icehouse

37

Last week

43

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Flowers by Icehouse
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46

SONS & FASCINATION

Simple Minds

1

Weeks

RTC

Sons & Fascination by Simple Minds
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47

PIRATES

Rickie Lee Jones

40

Last week

20

Weeks

WEA

Pirates by Rickie Lee Jones
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48

LONG DISTANCE VOYAGER

The Moody Blues

29

Last week

24

Weeks

EMI

Long Distance Voyager by The Moody Blues
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49

BACK IN BLACK

AC/DC

26

Last week

9

Weeks

FMR

Back In Black by AC/DC
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50

THE BEST OF ROBERTA FLACK

Roberta Flack

21

Last week

3

Weeks

WEA

The Best Of Roberta Flack by Roberta Flack
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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