Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

Platinum record

1

WHATS THE STORY MORNING GLORY?

Oasis

1

Last week

13

Weeks

SONY

Whats The Story Morning Glory? by Oasis
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Platinum record

2

THE VIOLIN PLAYER

Vanessa-Mae

4

Last week

17

Weeks

EMI

The Violin Player by Vanessa-Mae
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3

JAGGED LITTLE PILL

Alanis Morissette

2

Last week

20

Weeks

WARNER

Jagged Little Pill by Alanis Morissette
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Platinum record

4

ONCE BITTEN, TWICE BITTEN

The Exponents

3

Last week

7

Weeks

WARNER

Once Bitten, Twice Bitten by The Exponents
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Platinum record

5

CRACKED REAR VIEW

Hootie & The Blowfish

5

Last week

33

Weeks

WARNER

Cracked Rear View by Hootie & The Blowfish
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6

WEEZER

Weezer

8

Last week

13

Weeks

BMG

Weezer by Weezer
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Platinum record

7

DAYDREAM

Mariah Carey

6

Last week

14

Weeks

SONY

Daydream by Mariah Carey
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8

SOMETHING TO REMEMBER

Madonna

9

Last week

8

Weeks

WARNER

Something To Remember by Madonna
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Platinum record

9

THROWING COPPER

Live

13

Last week

33

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Throwing Copper by Live
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Platinum record

10

TUESDAY NIGHT MUSIC CLUB

Sheryl Crow

22

Last week

36

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

Tuesday Night Music Club by Sheryl Crow
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Platinum record

11

LOVE SONGS

Elton John

7

Last week

8

Weeks

MERCURY/POLYGRAM

Love Songs by Elton John
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Platinum record

12

RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE

Rage Against The Machine

16

Last week

86

Weeks

SONY

Rage Against The Machine by Rage Against The Machine
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Platinum record

13

MELLON COLLIE AND THE INFINITE SADNESS

Smashing Pumpkins

11

Last week

12

Weeks

VIRGIN

Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness by Smashing Pumpkins
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14

THE PRESIDENTS OF THE USA

Presidents of the USA

26

Last week

4

Weeks

SONY

The Presidents Of The Usa by Presidents of the USA
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Platinum record

15

THE COLOUR OF MY LOVE

Celine Dion

14

Last week

61

Weeks

SONY

The Colour Of My Love by Celine Dion
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16

WAITING TO EXHALE OST

Various

17

Last week

5

Weeks

BMG

Waiting To Exhale OST by Various
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Platinum record

17

THE MEMORY OF TREES

Enya

12

Last week

7

Weeks

WARNER

The Memory Of Trees by Enya
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18

DON'T ASK

Tina Arena

21

Last week

14

Weeks

TRISTAR/SONY

Don't Ask by Tina Arena
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19

FINN

The Finn Brothers

20

Last week

9

Weeks

EMI

Finn by The Finn Brothers
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20

WHALER

Sophie B Hawkins

18

Last week

14

Weeks

SONY

Whaler by Sophie B Hawkins
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Platinum record

21

DANGEROUS MINDS OST

Various

10

Last week

12

Weeks

MCA/BMG

Dangerous Minds OST by Various
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Platinum record

22

MADE IN HEAVEN

Queen

15

Last week

10

Weeks

EMI

Made In Heaven by Queen
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23

FRIENDS OST

Various

1

Weeks

WARNER

Friends OST by Various
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24

D'EUX

Celine Dion

28

Last week

2

Weeks

SONY

D'eux by Celine Dion
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Platinum record

25

HISTORY: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

Michael Jackson

34

Last week

31

Weeks

SONY

History:  Past, Present And Future by Michael Jackson
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Platinum record

26

NO NEED TO ARGUE

The Cranberries

33

Last week

60

Weeks

POLYGRAM

No Need To Argue by The Cranberries
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Platinum record

27

DESIGN OF A DECADE - BEST OF

Janet Jackson

29

Last week

13

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

Design Of A Decade - Best Of by Janet Jackson
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Platinum record

28

LIFE

Simply Red

27

Last week

14

Weeks

WARNER

Life by Simply Red
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29

STRIPPED

The Rolling Stones

30

Last week

8

Weeks

VIRGIN

Stripped by The Rolling Stones
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30

GARBAGE

Garbage

35

Last week

19

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Garbage by Garbage
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31

FOO FIGHTERS

Foo Fighters

24

Last week

19

Weeks

EMI

Foo Fighters by Foo Fighters
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Platinum record

32

DON'T BORE US, GET TO THE CHORUS

Roxette

19

Last week

9

Weeks

EMI

Don't Bore Us, Get To The Chorus by Roxette
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Platinum record

33

BEST OF VOLUME TWO

UB40

23

Last week

11

Weeks

VIRGIN

Best Of Volume Two by UB40
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34

HITS UNLIMITED

2 Unlimited

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Hits Unlimited by 2 Unlimited
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35

R KELLY

R. Kelly

1

Weeks

BMG

R Kelly by R. Kelly
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36

BIZARRE FRUIT / ELEGANT SLUMMING

M People

25

Last week

5

Weeks

BMG

Bizarre Fruit / Elegant Slumming by M People
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Platinum record

37

BOOMBASTIC

Shaggy

32

Last week

14

Weeks

VIRGIN

Boombastic by Shaggy
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Platinum record

38

PULP FICTION OST

Various

44

Last week

36

Weeks

BMG

Pulp Fiction OST by Various
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39

GANGSTA'S PARADISE

Coolio

31

Last week

9

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio
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40

ACTUAL MILES - HENLEY'S GREATEST HITS

Don Henley

37

Last week

7

Weeks

MCA/UNIVERSAL

Actual Miles - Henley's Greatest Hits by Don Henley
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Platinum record

41

ANTHOLOGY 1

The Beatles

41

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

Anthology 1 by The Beatles
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Platinum record

42

GREATEST HITS 1985 - 95

Michael Bolton

36

Last week

15

Weeks

SONY

Greatest Hits 1985 - 95 by Michael Bolton
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43

TAILS

Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories

1

Weeks

MCA/BMG

Tails by Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories
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Platinum record

44

VAULT

Def Leppard

46

Last week

11

Weeks

MERCURY/POLYGRAM

Vault by Def Leppard
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45

MORE THAN THIS - THE BEST OF

Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music

42

Last week

10

Weeks

VIRGIN/EMI

More Than This - The Best Of by Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music
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Platinum record

46

PULSE

Pink Floyd

48

Last week

29

Weeks

SONY

Pulse by Pink Floyd
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Platinum record

47

KEEP ON CHOOGLIN'

Creedence Clearwater Revival

45

Last week

10

Weeks

FMR

Keep On Chooglin' by Creedence Clearwater Revival
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Platinum record

48

HELL FREEZES OVER

The Eagles

50

Last week

22

Weeks

Get

BMG

Hell Freezes Over by The Eagles
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49

111 (TEMPLES OF BOOM)

Cypress Hill

43

Last week

10

Weeks

SONY

111 (Temples Of Boom) by Cypress Hill
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Platinum record

50

THE BRIDGE

Ace of Base

39

Last week

7

Weeks

POLYDOR/POLYGRAM

The Bridge by Ace of Base
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums

1

SUMMA FLAVA

Various

1

Weeks

SONY

Summa Flava by Various
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2

RHYTHM VOLUME 14

Various

2

Last week

6

Weeks

WARNER

Rhythm Volume 14 by Various
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3

POWERJAM! VOLUME 1

Various

1

Last week

4

Weeks

EMI

Powerjam! Volume 1 by Various
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4

BACKBEAT

Various

3

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYDOR/POLYGRAM

Backbeat by Various
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5

BLISS: 20 ESSENTIAL NEW ZEALAND CLASSICS

Various

4

Last week

7

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Bliss: 20 Essential New Zealand Classics by Various
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6

CHILLED

Various

5

Last week

3

Weeks

HUH!/POLYGRAM

Chilled by Various
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15,000 sales/stream equivalent for singles and 7,500 for albums
30,000 sales/stream equivalent for singles and 15,000 for albums