Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

Platinum record

1

GREATEST HITS

Bruce Springsteen

1

Last week

2

Weeks

SONY

Greatest Hits by Bruce Springsteen
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Platinum record

2

NO NEED TO ARGUE

The Cranberries

2

Last week

18

Weeks

POLYGRAM

No Need To Argue by The Cranberries
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3

PULP FICTION OST

Various

3

Last week

7

Weeks

BMG

Pulp Fiction OST by Various
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Platinum record

4

VITALOGY

Pearl Jam

7

Last week

14

Weeks

SONY

Vitalogy by Pearl Jam
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Platinum record

5

PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT OST

Various

4

Last week

11

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert OST by Various
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Platinum record

6

BIZARRE FRUIT / ELEGANT SLUMMING

M People

6

Last week

15

Weeks

BMG

Bizarre Fruit / Elegant Slumming by M People
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7

DOOKIE

Green Day

8

Last week

13

Weeks

WARNER

Dookie by Green Day
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Platinum record

8

SEAL II

Seal

5

Last week

38

Weeks

WARNER

Seal Ii by Seal
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Platinum record

9

THE BEST OF THE DOORS

The Doors

11

Last week

17

Weeks

WARNER

The Best Of The Doors by The Doors
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Platinum record

10

FORREST GUMP OST

Various

9

Last week

20

Weeks

SONY

Forrest Gump OST by Various
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11

EVERYBODY ELSE IS DOING IT SO WHY CAN'T WE?

The Cranberries

10

Last week

15

Weeks

ISLAND/POLYGRAM

Everybody Else Is Doing It So Why Can't We? by The Cranberries
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12

PERMANENT SHADE OF BLUE

Roachford

13

Last week

7

Weeks

SONY

Permanent Shade Of Blue by Roachford
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Platinum record

13

JANET

Janet Jackson

12

Last week

23

Weeks

VIRGIN

Janet by Janet Jackson
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14

THE LONG BLACK VEIL

The Chieftains

14

Last week

3

Weeks

BMG

The Long Black Veil by The Chieftains
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15

THE MASK AND MIRROR

Lorena McKennitt

42

Last week

8

Weeks

WARNER

The Mask and Mirror by Lorena McKennitt
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Platinum record

16

VS

Pearl Jam

22

Last week

69

Weeks

SONY

Vs by Pearl Jam
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Platinum record

17

UNPLUGGED IN NEW YORK

Nirvana

15

Last week

18

Weeks

BMG

Unplugged In New York by Nirvana
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Platinum record

18

ELEGANT SLUMMING

M People

19

Last week

52

Weeks

BMG

Elegant Slumming by M People
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19

THE VERY BEST OF

Cream

24

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYDOR/POLYGRAM

The Very Best Of by Cream
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Platinum record

20

SHE

Harry Connick Jr

18

Last week

20

Weeks

SONY

She by Harry Connick Jr
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21

DUMMY

Portishead

29

Last week

10

Weeks

GO BEAT/POLYGRAM

Dummy by Portishead
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22

TWIST

Dave Dobbyn

21

Last week

16

Weeks

SONY

Twist by Dave Dobbyn
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Platinum record

23

MONSTER

R.E.M.

16

Last week

22

Weeks

WARNER

Monster by R.E.M.
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24

TO BRING YOU MY LOVE

PJ Harvey

1

Weeks

ISLAND/POLYGRAM

To Bring You My Love by PJ Harvey
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25

SMASH

The Offspring

17

Last week

10

Weeks

SHOCK/BMG

Smash by The Offspring
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Platinum record

26

TEN

Pearl Jam

23

Last week

123

Weeks

SONY

Ten by Pearl Jam
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27

LAST CHANCE TO DANCE / SO YOU WANNA BE A ROCK N ROLL STAR

Th' Dudes / Hello Sailor

35

Last week

12

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Last Chance To Dance / So You Wanna Be A Rock N Roll Star by Th' Dudes / Hello Sailor
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28

I AIN'T MOVIN

Des'ree

26

Last week

16

Weeks

SONY

I Ain't Movin by Des'ree
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29

BROADCAST

Strawpeople

32

Last week

25

Weeks

SONY

Broadcast by Strawpeople
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30

VOODOO LOUNGE

Rolling Stones

43

Last week

9

Weeks

VIRGIN

Voodoo Lounge by Rolling Stones
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31

PAINTED DESERT SERENADE

Joshua Kadison

25

Last week

16

Weeks

EMI

Painted Desert Serenade by Joshua Kadison
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32

TUESDAY NIGHT MUSIC CLUB

Sheryl Crow

20

Last week

18

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

Tuesday Night Music Club by Sheryl Crow
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33

ROCK !!!

Violent Femmes

41

Last week

2

Weeks

FMR

Rock !!! by Violent Femmes
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Platinum record

34

MUSIC BOX

Mariah Carey

31

Last week

76

Weeks

SONY

Music Box by Mariah Carey
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35

BLACK SAND SHORE

Grace

48

Last week

2

Weeks

FMR

Black Sand Shore by Grace
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36

SHIFT LEFT

Nathan Haines

1

Weeks

HUH!/POLYGRAM

Shift Left by Nathan Haines
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Platinum record

37

ABBA GOLD

Abba

13

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Abba Gold by Abba
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38

PROTECTION

Massive Attack

31

Last week

17

Weeks

VIRGIN

Protection by Massive Attack
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39

LEFTISM

Leftfield

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Leftism by Leftfield
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40

CHILL OUT

John Lee Hooker

44

Last week

4

Weeks

VIRGIN

Chill Out by John Lee Hooker
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41

CRAZY SEXY COOL

TLC

36

Last week

5

Weeks

BMG

Crazy Sexy Cool by TLC
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42

PRET-A-PORTER OST

Various

48

Last week

4

Weeks

SONY

Pret-A-Porter OST by Various
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43

THE CELTS

Enya

47

Last week

2

Weeks

WARNER

The Celts by Enya
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Platinum record

44

GREATEST HITS 1 & 2

Queen

35

Last week

16

Weeks

EMI

Greatest Hits 1 & 2 by Queen
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Platinum record

45

TRACTION

Supergroove

30

Last week

36

Weeks

Get

BMG

Traction by Supergroove
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46

WIRED WORLD OF SPORT 2

The 12th Man

27

Last week

10

Weeks

EMI

Wired World Of Sport 2 by The 12th Man
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Platinum record

47

THE DIVISION BELL

Pink Floyd

34

Last week

47

Weeks

SONY

The Division Bell by Pink Floyd
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48

SEAL

Seal

37

Last week

38

Weeks

WARNER

Seal by Seal
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49

A LOW DOWN DIRTY SHAME OST

Various

43

Last week

2

Weeks

BMG

A Low Down Dirty Shame OST by Various
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50

THE MIND'S EYE

Stiltskin

38

Last week

4

Weeks

WARNER

The Mind's Eye by Stiltskin
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums

1

JAMMIN'2

Various

1

Last week

6

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Jammin'2 by Various
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2

LOUDER

Various

2

Last week

3

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Louder by Various
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Platinum record

3

JAMMIN' - REGGAE'S GREATEST HITS VOLUME 1

Various

3

Last week

20

Weeks

EMI

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

BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN

Various

6

Last week

11

Weeks

BMG

Boys Are Back In Town by Various
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5

THE TRIP VOLUME 4

Various

5

Last week

9

Weeks

WARNER

The Trip Volume 4 by Various
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6

STOLEN MOMENTS - RED HOT & COOL

Various

4

Last week

7

Weeks

BMG

Stolen Moments - Red Hot & Cool 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