Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

Platinum record

1

KENNY ROGERS GREATEST HITS

Kenny Rogers

1

Last week

6

Weeks

EMI

Kenny Rogers Greatest Hits by Kenny Rogers
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Platinum record

2

GUILTY

Barbra Streisand

4

Last week

9

Weeks

CBS

Guilty by Barbra Streisand
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3

DOUBLE FANTASY

John Lennon & Yoko Ono

2

Last week

5

Weeks

WEA

Double Fantasy by John Lennon & Yoko Ono
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Platinum record

4

GIVE ME THE NIGHT

George Benson

8

Last week

23

Weeks

WEA

Give Me The Night by George Benson
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5

CHAMELEON

David Bowie

42

Last week

2

Weeks

RCA

Chameleon by David Bowie
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6

MAKING MOVIES

Dire Straits

6

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Making Movies by Dire Straits
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7

SUPER TROUPER

Abba

5

Last week

4

Weeks

RCA

Super Trouper by Abba
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8

ZENYATTA MONDATTA

The Police

7

Last week

5

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Zenyatta Mondatta by The Police
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Platinum record

9

FOOLISH BEHAVIOUR

Rod Stewart

3

Last week

6

Weeks

WEA

Foolish Behaviour by Rod Stewart
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Platinum record

10

MUSIC BY CANDLELIGHT

Gheorghe Zamfir

19

Last week

38

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Music By Candlelight by Gheorghe Zamfir
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Platinum record

11

TRUE COLOURS

Split Enz

9

Last week

44

Weeks

POLYGRAM

True Colours by Split Enz
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12

THE RIVER

Bruce Springsteen

20

Last week

7

Weeks

CBS

The River by Bruce Springsteen
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13

HOTTER THAN JULY

Stevie Wonder

10

Last week

6

Weeks

EMI

Hotter Than July by Stevie Wonder
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14

EAGLES LIVE

The Eagles

12

Last week

5

Weeks

WEA/WARNER

Eagles Live by The Eagles
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15

FLESH AND BLOOD

Roxy Music

26

Last week

19

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Flesh And Blood by Roxy Music
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16

HITS!

Boz Scaggs

24

Last week

2

Weeks

CBS

Hits! by Boz Scaggs
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17

ADVENTURES OF LUKE SKYWALKER OST

Various

15

Last week

2

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Adventures Of Luke Skywalker OST by Various
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18

GAUCHO

Steely Dan

13

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Gaucho by Steely Dan
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Platinum record

19

PARIS - GREATEST HITS

Supertramp

14

Last week

10

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Paris - Greatest Hits by Supertramp
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20

SANDINISTA

The Clash

1

Weeks

CBS

Sandinista by The Clash
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21

SCARY MONSTERS

David Bowie

16

Last week

15

Weeks

RCA

Scary Monsters by David Bowie
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22

AUTOAMERICAN

Blondie

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Autoamerican by Blondie
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23

FREEDOM OF CHOICE

Devo

32

Last week

27

Weeks

WEA

Freedom Of Choice by Devo
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24

BLESS THIS HOUSE

Harry Secombe

22

Last week

2

Weeks

MW

Bless This House by Harry Secombe
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25

SIGNING OFF

UB40

28

Last week

9

Weeks

RTC

Signing Off by UB40
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26

THE BEATLES COLLECTION

The Beatles

11

Last week

2

Weeks

EMI

The Beatles Collection by The Beatles
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27

THE GAME

Queen

30

Last week

23

Weeks

WEA

The Game by Queen
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28

BROKEN ENGLISH

Marianne Faithful

18

Last week

16

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Broken English by Marianne Faithful
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29

IVAN REBROFF COLLECTION

Ivan Rebroff

21

Last week

2

Weeks

CBS

Ivan Rebroff Collection by Ivan Rebroff
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30

CRIMES OF PASSION

Pat Benatar

35

Last week

10

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Crimes Of Passion by Pat Benatar
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31

NEVER FOREVER

Kate Bush

38

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

Never Forever by Kate Bush
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32

UPRISING

Bob Marley and the Wailers

49

Last week

19

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Uprising by Bob Marley and the Wailers
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33

BOUZOUKIS OF GREECE

Roberto Delgado

17

Last week

4

Weeks

RTC

Bouzoukis Of Greece by Roberto Delgado
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34

BORDERLINE

Ry Cooder

33

Last week

3

Weeks

WEA

Borderline by Ry Cooder
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35

CONTRACTURAL OBLIGATION

Monty Python

1

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Contractural Obligation by Monty Python
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36

DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

Pink Floyd

39

Last week

228

Weeks

Get

CAPITOL/EMI

Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
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Platinum record

37

LIVE RUST

Neil Young And Crazy Horse

38

Last week

50

Weeks

WEA

Live Rust by Neil Young And Crazy Horse
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Platinum record

38

UNMASKED

Kiss

27

Last week

20

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Unmasked by Kiss
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39

HAWKS AND DOVES

Neil Young

29

Last week

6

Weeks

WEA

Hawks And Doves by Neil Young
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40

CLASSICS BY CANDLELIGHT

Gheorghe Zamfir

36

Last week

2

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Classics By Candlelight by Gheorghe Zamfir
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41

COMMON ONE

Van Morrison

23

Last week

2

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Common One by Van Morrison
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Platinum record

42

THE WALL

Pink Floyd

46

Last week

47

Weeks

CBS

The Wall by Pink Floyd
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43

ME MYSELF I

Joan Armatrading

50

Last week

26

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Me Myself I by Joan Armatrading
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44

CAREFUL

The Motels

31

Last week

11

Weeks

EMI

Careful by The Motels
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45

GREATEST HITS

The Doors

43

Last week

7

Weeks

WEA

Greatest Hits by The Doors
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46

TRIUMPH

The Jacksons

34

Last week

9

Weeks

CBS

Triumph by The Jacksons
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47

IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT

Pat Benatar

47

Last week

32

Weeks

FESTIVAL

In The Heat Of The Night by Pat Benatar
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48

DIRE STRAITS

Dire Straits

48

Last week

47

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Dire Straits by Dire Straits
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Platinum record

49

STARDUST

Willie Nelson

41

Last week

28

Weeks

CBS

Stardust by Willie Nelson
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50

THE TURN OF A FRIENDLY CARD

The Alan Parsons Project

37

Last week

5

Weeks

EMI

The Turn Of A Friendly Card by The Alan Parsons Project
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums

1

SOLID GOLD VOL 28

Various

1

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Solid Gold Vol 28 by Various
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2

PLATINUM PLUS VOL III

Various

2

Last week

4

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Platinum Plus Vol III by Various
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3

BEAUTIFUL MUSIC

Various

5

Last week

14

Weeks

EMI

Beautiful Music by Various
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4

FIRST LADIES OF COUNTRY

Various

3

Last week

6

Weeks

CBS

First Ladies Of Country by Various
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5

HAURAKI HOMEGROWN EIGHTY

Various

1

Weeks

CBS

Hauraki Homegrown Eighty by Various
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