Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

1

CHAMELEON

David Bowie

5

Last week

3

Weeks

RCA

Chameleon by David Bowie
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Platinum record

2

GUILTY

Barbra Streisand

2

Last week

10

Weeks

CBS

Guilty by Barbra Streisand
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3

SANDINISTA

The Clash

20

Last week

2

Weeks

CBS

Sandinista by The Clash
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4

DOUBLE FANTASY

John Lennon & Yoko Ono

3

Last week

6

Weeks

WEA

Double Fantasy by John Lennon & Yoko Ono
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5

MAKING MOVIES

Dire Straits

6

Last week

5

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Making Movies by Dire Straits
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6

ZENYATTA MONDATTA

The Police

8

Last week

6

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Zenyatta Mondatta by The Police
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7

GREATEST HITS

Anne Murray

1

Weeks

EMI

Greatest Hits by Anne Murray
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Platinum record

8

KENNY ROGERS GREATEST HITS

Kenny Rogers

1

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

Kenny Rogers Greatest Hits by Kenny Rogers
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9

THE RIVER

Bruce Springsteen

12

Last week

8

Weeks

CBS

The River by Bruce Springsteen
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Platinum record

10

FOOLISH BEHAVIOUR

Rod Stewart

9

Last week

7

Weeks

WEA

Foolish Behaviour by Rod Stewart
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11

FLESH AND BLOOD

Roxy Music

15

Last week

20

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Flesh And Blood by Roxy Music
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12

AUTOAMERICAN

Blondie

22

Last week

2

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Autoamerican by Blondie
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Platinum record

13

TRUE COLOURS

Split Enz

11

Last week

45

Weeks

POLYGRAM

True Colours by Split Enz
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14

EAGLES LIVE

The Eagles

14

Last week

6

Weeks

WEA/WARNER

Eagles Live by The Eagles
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15

SCARY MONSTERS

David Bowie

21

Last week

16

Weeks

RCA

Scary Monsters by David Bowie
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16

SUPER TROUPER

Abba

7

Last week

5

Weeks

RCA

Super Trouper by Abba
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17

GAUCHO

Steely Dan

18

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Gaucho by Steely Dan
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18

HITS!

Boz Scaggs

16

Last week

3

Weeks

CBS

Hits! by Boz Scaggs
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Platinum record

19

GIVE ME THE NIGHT

George Benson

4

Last week

24

Weeks

WEA

Give Me The Night by George Benson
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Platinum record

20

HOTTER THAN JULY

Stevie Wonder

13

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

Hotter Than July by Stevie Wonder
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Platinum record

21

PARIS - GREATEST HITS

Supertramp

19

Last week

11

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Paris - Greatest Hits by Supertramp
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22

FREEDOM OF CHOICE

Devo

23

Last week

28

Weeks

WEA

Freedom Of Choice by Devo
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23

THE GAME

Queen

27

Last week

24

Weeks

WEA

The Game by Queen
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Platinum record

24

MUSIC BY CANDLELIGHT

Gheorghe Zamfir

10

Last week

39

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Music By Candlelight by Gheorghe Zamfir
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25

CRIMES OF PASSION

Pat Benatar

30

Last week

11

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Crimes Of Passion by Pat Benatar
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26

ADVENTURES OF LUKE SKYWALKER OST

Various

17

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Adventures Of Luke Skywalker OST by Various
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27

CONTRACTURAL OBLIGATION

Monty Python

35

Last week

2

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Contractural Obligation by Monty Python
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28

BORDERLINE

Ry Cooder

34

Last week

4

Weeks

WEA

Borderline by Ry Cooder
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29

BROKEN ENGLISH

Marianne Faithful

28

Last week

17

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Broken English by Marianne Faithful
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30

REMAIN IN LIGHT

Talking Heads

32

Last week

7

Weeks

WEA

Remain In Light by Talking Heads
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31

SIGNING OFF

UB40

25

Last week

10

Weeks

RTC

Signing Off by UB40
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32

CLUES

Robert Palmer

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Clues by Robert Palmer
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33

IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT

Pat Benatar

47

Last week

33

Weeks

FESTIVAL

In The Heat Of The Night by Pat Benatar
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Platinum record

34

UPRISING

Bob Marley and the Wailers

32

Last week

20

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Uprising by Bob Marley and the Wailers
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Platinum record

35

THE WALL

Pink Floyd

42

Last week

48

Weeks

CBS

The Wall by Pink Floyd
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36

MORE GEORGE THOROGOOD & THE DESTROYERS

George Thorogood & The Destroyers

1

Weeks

RCA

More George Thorogood & The Destroyers by George Thorogood & The Destroyers
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37

DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

Pink Floyd

36

Last week

229

Weeks

Get

CAPITOL/EMI

Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
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38

COMMON ONE

Van Morrison

41

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Common One by Van Morrison
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39

HAWKS AND DOVES

Neil Young

39

Last week

7

Weeks

WEA

Hawks And Doves by Neil Young
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40

NEVER FOREVER

Kate Bush

31

Last week

8

Weeks

EMI

Never Forever by Kate Bush
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41

LOST IN LOVE

Air Supply

1

Weeks

EMI

Lost In Love by Air Supply
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42

CLASSICS BY CANDLELIGHT

Gheorghe Zamfir

40

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Classics By Candlelight by Gheorghe Zamfir
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43

THE JAZZ SINGER

Neil Diamond

25

Last week

4

Weeks

EMI

The Jazz Singer by Neil Diamond
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44

HEAVEN AND HELL

Black Sabbath

1

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Heaven And Hell by Black Sabbath
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45

TRIUMPH

The Jacksons

46

Last week

10

Weeks

CBS

Triumph by The Jacksons
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Platinum record

46

THE B-52'S

The B-52's

36

Last week

48

Weeks

WEA

The B-52's by The B-52's
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Platinum record

47

EMOTIONAL RESCUE

Rolling Stones

44

Last week

22

Weeks

EMI

Emotional Rescue by Rolling Stones
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Platinum record

48

UNMASKED

Kiss

38

Last week

21

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Unmasked by Kiss
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49

VIENNA

Ultravox

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Vienna by Ultravox
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50

GREATEST HITS

The Doors

45

Last week

8

Weeks

WEA

Greatest Hits by The Doors
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums

1

SOLID GOLD VOL 28

Various

1

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Solid Gold Vol 28 by Various
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2

PLATINUM PLUS VOL III

Various

2

Last week

5

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Platinum Plus Vol III by Various
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3

BEAUTIFUL MUSIC

Various

3

Last week

15

Weeks

EMI

Beautiful Music by Various
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4

FIRST LADIES OF COUNTRY

Various

4

Last week

7

Weeks

CBS

First Ladies Of Country by Various
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5

HEROES OF ROCK N ROLL

Various

6

Weeks

M.W.

Heroes Of Rock N Roll by Various
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