Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

Platinum record

1

PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT OST

Various

2

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert OST by Various
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Platinum record

2

FORREST GUMP OST

Various

1

Last week

13

Weeks

SONY

Forrest Gump OST by Various
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Platinum record

3

SHE

Harry Connick Jr

3

Last week

13

Weeks

SONY

She by Harry Connick Jr
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Platinum record

4

MONSTER

R.E.M.

4

Last week

15

Weeks

WARNER

Monster by R.E.M.
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Platinum record

5

UNPLUGGED IN NEW YORK

Nirvana

6

Last week

11

Weeks

BMG

Unplugged In New York by Nirvana
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Platinum record

6

VITALOGY

Pearl Jam

5

Last week

7

Weeks

SONY

Vitalogy by Pearl Jam
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7

WIRED WORLD OF SPORT 2

The 12th Man

7

Last week

3

Weeks

EMI

Wired World Of Sport 2 by The 12th Man
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8

BIZARRE FRUIT / ELEGANT SLUMMING

M People

9

Last week

8

Weeks

BMG

Bizarre Fruit / Elegant Slumming by M People
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Platinum record

9

HIT LIST

Cliff Richard

19

Last week

10

Weeks

EMI

Hit List by Cliff Richard
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10

TWIST

Dave Dobbyn

10

Last week

9

Weeks

SONY

Twist by Dave Dobbyn
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Platinum record

11

LABOUR OF LOVE I & II

UB40

8

Last week

6

Weeks

VIRGIN

Labour Of Love I & Ii by UB40
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12

NO NEED TO ARGUE

The Cranberries

11

Last week

11

Weeks

POLYGRAM

No Need To Argue by The Cranberries
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Platinum record

13

TRACTION

Supergroove

12

Last week

29

Weeks

Get

BMG

Traction by Supergroove
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Platinum record

14

LEGEND

Bob Marley

13

Last week

51

Weeks

FMR

Legend by Bob Marley
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Platinum record

15

AUTOMATIC FOR THE PEOPLE

R.E.M.

18

Last week

73

Weeks

WARNER

Automatic For The People by R.E.M.
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Platinum record

16

THE BEST OF

Sade

14

Last week

11

Weeks

SONY

The Best Of by Sade
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17

TUESDAY NIGHT MUSIC CLUB

Sheryl Crow

17

Last week

11

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

Tuesday Night Music Club by Sheryl Crow
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18

SALTY

The Mutton Birds

27

Last week

20

Weeks

VIRGIN

Salty by The Mutton Birds
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Platinum record

19

TOGETHER ALONE

Crowded House

26

Last week

30

Weeks

EMI

Together Alone by Crowded House
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Platinum record

20

SEAL II

Seal

32

Last week

31

Weeks

WARNER

Seal Ii by Seal
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Platinum record

21

FIELDS OF GOLD

Sting

15

Last week

10

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

Fields Of Gold by Sting
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Platinum record

22

CROSS ROAD - THE BEST OF

Bon Jovi

20

Last week

13

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Cross Road - The Best Of by Bon Jovi
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23

MIGHTY JOE MOON

Grant Lee Buffalo

29

Last week

6

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Mighty Joe Moon by Grant Lee Buffalo
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Platinum record

24

GREATEST HITS 1 & 2

Queen

22

Last week

10

Weeks

EMI

Greatest Hits 1 & 2 by Queen
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Platinum record

25

LION KING OST

Various

16

Last week

25

Weeks

SONY

Lion King OST by Various
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Platinum record

26

TEN

Pearl Jam

31

Last week

116

Weeks

SONY

Ten by Pearl Jam
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Platinum record

27

VS

Pearl Jam

35

Last week

62

Weeks

SONY

Vs by Pearl Jam
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28

DOOKIE

Green Day

33

Last week

6

Weeks

WARNER

Dookie by Green Day
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Platinum record

29

MUSIC BOX

Mariah Carey

23

Last week

70

Weeks

SONY

Music Box by Mariah Carey
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30

SMASH

The Offspring

24

Last week

3

Weeks

SHOCK/BMG

Smash by The Offspring
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Platinum record

31

II

Boyz II Men

21

Last week

16

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Ii by Boyz II Men
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Platinum record

32

ELEGANT SLUMMING

M People

42

Last week

45

Weeks

BMG

Elegant Slumming by M People
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Platinum record

33

THE DIVISION BELL

Pink Floyd

40

Last week

41

Weeks

SONY

The Division Bell by Pink Floyd
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Platinum record

34

GREATEST HITS

Bob Seger

25

Last week

10

Weeks

EMI

Greatest Hits by Bob Seger
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35

DUMMY

Portishead

44

Last week

3

Weeks

GO BEAT/POLYGRAM

Dummy by Portishead
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Platinum record

36

INXS GREATEST HITS

INXS

28

Last week

9

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Inxs Greatest Hits by INXS
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Platinum record

37

WORLD MIX

Deep Forest

30

Last week

33

Weeks

SONY

World Mix by Deep Forest
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Platinum record

38

NEVERMIND

Nirvana

37

Last week

42

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Nevermind by Nirvana
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Platinum record

39

FROM THE CRADLE

Eric Clapton

41

Last week

18

Weeks

WARNER

From The Cradle by Eric Clapton
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Platinum record

40

BIG ONES

Aerosmith

36

Last week

12

Weeks

BMG

Big Ones by Aerosmith
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41

HEAVENLY POP HITS

The Chills

34

Last week

7

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Heavenly Pop Hits by The Chills
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42

BODY BLOW

Headless Chickens

18

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Body Blow by Headless Chickens
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43

BROADCAST

Strawpeople

38

Last week

18

Weeks

SONY

Broadcast by Strawpeople
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Platinum record

44

THE GLORY OF GERSHWIN

Larry Adler

39

Last week

16

Weeks

POLYGRAM

The Glory Of Gershwin by Larry Adler
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Platinum record

45

AUGUST AND EVERYTHING AFTER

Counting Crows

49

Last week

39

Weeks

BMG

August and Everything After by Counting Crows
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Platinum record

46

SIAMESE DREAM

Smashing Pumpkins

46

Last week

72

Weeks

VIRGIN

Siamese Dream by Smashing Pumpkins
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47

PURPLE

Stone Temple Pilots

50

Last week

14

Weeks

WARNER

Purple by Stone Temple Pilots
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48

WILDFLOWERS

Tom Petty

50

Last week

7

Weeks

WARNER

Wildflowers by Tom Petty
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Platinum record

49

GOD SHUFFLED HIS FEET

Crash Test Dummies

44

Last week

24

Weeks

BMG

God Shuffled His Feet by Crash Test Dummies
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50

PROTECTION

Massive Attack

48

Last week

13

Weeks

VIRGIN

Protection by Massive Attack
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums

1

BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN

Various

1

Last week

4

Weeks

BMG

Boys Are Back In Town by Various
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2

THE TRIP VOLUME 4

Various

2

Last week

3

Weeks

WARNER

The Trip Volume 4 by Various
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Platinum record

3

JAMMIN' - REGGAE'S GREATEST HITS VOLUME 1

Various

5

Last week

13

Weeks

EMI

Jammin' - Reggae's Greatest Hits Volume 1 by Various
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4

TURN DOWN THE LIGHTS - 100% PURE SLOW JAMS

Various

4

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Turn Down The Lights - 100% Pure Slow Jams by Various
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5

RHYTHM VOLUME 11

Various

0

Weeks

WARNER

Rhythm Volume 11 by Various
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Platinum record

6

RHYTHM VOLUME 11

Various

3

Last week

8

Weeks

WARNER

Rhythm Volume 11 by Various
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