Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

1

THE QUIN TIKIS: NEW ZEALAND'S PREMIER MAORI SHOWBAND

The Quin Tikis

1

Last week

3

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SonyMusic

The Quin Tikis: New Zealand's Premier Maori Showband by The Quin Tikis
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Platinum record

2

X

Ed Sheeran

2

Last week

56

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Asylum/Warner

X by Ed Sheeran
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3

WE ARE FOR THE WILD PLACES

Avalanche City

3

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2

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WEA/Warner

We Are For The Wild Places by Avalanche City
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4

BLOOD TO BONE

Gin Wigmore

4

Last week

3

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Island/Universal

Blood To Bone by Gin Wigmore
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Platinum record

5

IN THE LONELY HOUR

Sam Smith

5

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60

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Capitol/Universal

In The Lonely Hour by Sam Smith
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6

HOZIER

Hozier

11

Last week

30

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RubyWorks/Universal

Hozier by Hozier
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7

EMPIRE: SEASON 1 OST

Empire Cast

7

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3

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TwentiethCenturyFox/SonyMusic

Empire: Season 1 OST by Empire Cast
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Platinum record

8

SIX60 (2)

Six60

8

Last week

20

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Massive/Universal

Six60 (2) by Six60
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Platinum record

9

1989

Taylor Swift

9

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38

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BigMachine/Universal

1989 by Taylor Swift
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10

HOW BIG, HOW BLUE, HOW BEAUTIFUL

Florence And The Machine

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7

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Island/Universal

How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful by Florence And The Machine
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11

COMMUNION

Years & Years

1

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Polydor/Universal

Communion by Years & Years
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12

BEAU MONGA

Beau Monga

10

Last week

4

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SonyMusic

Beau Monga by Beau Monga
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13

WANTED ON VOYAGE

George Ezra

19

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51

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SonyMusic

Wanted On Voyage by George Ezra
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14

CHAOS AND THE CALM

James Bay

13

Last week

16

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Republic/Universal

Chaos And The Calm by James Bay
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15

V

Maroon 5

14

Last week

36

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Interscope/Universal

V by Maroon 5
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16

TITLE

Meghan Trainor

23

Last week

27

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Epic/SonyMusic

Title by Meghan Trainor
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17

DRONES

Muse

12

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6

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WEA/Warner

Drones by Muse
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18

COMING HOME

Leon Bridges

21

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4

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Columbia/SonyMusic

Coming Home by Leon Bridges
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19

AFTER ALL THESE YEARS: THE VERY BEST OF

Foster And Allen

17

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10

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SonyMusic

After All These Years: The Very Best Of by Foster And Allen
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20

UNBREAKABLE SMILE

Tori Kelly

20

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3

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Capitol/Universal

Unbreakable Smile by Tori Kelly
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GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY: AWESOME MIX VOL. 1 OST

Various

27

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40

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MarvelMusic/Universal

Guardians Of The Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1 OST by Various
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BEFORE THIS WORLD

James Taylor

15

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4

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Concord/Universal

Before This World by James Taylor
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23

LEST WE FORGET

Dennis Marsh

12

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SonyMusic

Lest We Forget by Dennis Marsh
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24

THE MORTAL COMPASS

Depths

1

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Deadboy/Universal

The Mortal Compass by Depths
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25

RUNAWAY DAYS

The Warratahs

31

Last week

4

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NativeTongue/Southbound

Runaway Days by The Warratahs
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26

ROCK OR BUST

AC/DC

18

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15

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LeidsepleinPresse/SonyMusic

Rock Or Bust by AC/DC
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Platinum record

27

FROZEN: THE SONGS

Various

25

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78

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Disney/Universal

Frozen: The Songs by Various
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28

WILDER MIND

Mumford And Sons

22

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11

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DewProcess/Universal

Wilder Mind by Mumford And Sons
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29

STAGES

Josh Groban

9

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Reprise/Warner

Stages by Josh Groban
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30

A BEAUTIFUL COLLECTION

Carole King

1

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SonyMusic

A Beautiful Collection by Carole King
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31

WILDHEART

Miguel

16

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2

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RCA/SonyMusic

Wildheart by Miguel
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32

MAGIC MIKE XXL OST

Various

1

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WaterTower/Warner

Magic Mike XXL OST by Various
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Platinum record

33

PLUS: DELUXE EDITION

Ed Sheeran

29

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180

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WEA/Warner

Plus: Deluxe Edition by Ed Sheeran
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34

FIFTY SHADES OF GREY OST

Various

26

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21

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Republic/Universal

Fifty Shades Of Grey OST by Various
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Platinum record

35

NO SOUND WITHOUT SILENCE

The Script

24

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20

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SonyMusic

No Sound Without Silence by The Script
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36

SOMETIME LAST NIGHT

R5

1

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Hollywood/Universal

Sometime Last Night by R5
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37

THE ORIGINAL HIGH

Adam Lambert

37

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5

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WEA/Warner

The Original High by Adam Lambert
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38

SMOKE + MIRRORS

Imagine Dragons

34

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17

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KidInaKorner/Interscope/Universal

Smoke + Mirrors by Imagine Dragons
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39

MARLON WILLIAMS

Marlon Williams

7

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MarlonWilliams/Universal

Marlon Williams by Marlon Williams
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NOTHING HAS CHANGED: THE BEST OF

David Bowie

2

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Parlophone/Warner

Nothing Has Changed: The Best Of by David Bowie
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums

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NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL MUSIC 48

Various

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3

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EMI/Universal

Now That's What I Call Music 48 by Various
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Platinum record

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NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL MUSIC 47

Various

2

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16

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EMI/Universal

Now That's What I Call Music 47 by Various
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ROCK BALLADS

Various

1

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Rhino/Warner

Rock Ballads by Various
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101 GREATEST HOUSEWORK SONGS

Various

3

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3

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SonyMusic

101 Greatest Housework Songs by Various
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5

SO COUNTRY 2015

Various

5

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9

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SonyMusic

So Country 2015 by Various
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ONE LOVE: AOTEAROA REGGAE

Various

7

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19

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SonyMusic

One Love: Aotearoa Reggae by Various
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Platinum record

7

NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL MUSIC 46

Various

35

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EMI/Universal

Now That's What I Call Music 46 by Various
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8

MOS RUNNING TRAX 2015: WINTER

Various

6

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MOS/Universal

MOS Running Trax 2015: Winter by Various
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9

POP FOR TOTS

Various

6

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27

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SonyMusic

Pop For Tots by Various
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LIVE SOUND

Various

4

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16

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SonyMusic

Live Sound 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