Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

Platinum record

1

DESIGN OF A DECADE - BEST OF

Janet Jackson

2

Last week

3

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

Design Of A Decade - Best Of by Janet Jackson
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2

MELLON COLLIE AND THE INFINITE SADNESS

Smashing Pumpkins

1

Last week

2

Weeks

VIRGIN

Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness by Smashing Pumpkins
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Platinum record

3

CRACKED REAR VIEW

Hootie & The Blowfish

3

Last week

23

Weeks

WARNER

Cracked Rear View by Hootie & The Blowfish
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Platinum record

4

DAYDREAM

Mariah Carey

4

Last week

4

Weeks

SONY

Daydream by Mariah Carey
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Platinum record

5

THE COLOUR OF MY LOVE

Celine Dion

9

Last week

51

Weeks

SONY

The Colour Of My Love by Celine Dion
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Platinum record

6

LIFE

Simply Red

6

Last week

4

Weeks

WARNER

Life by Simply Red
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7

INSOMNIAC

Green Day

5

Last week

2

Weeks

WARNER

Insomniac by Green Day
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8

WHATS THE STORY MORNING GLORY?

Oasis

7

Last week

3

Weeks

SONY

Whats The Story Morning Glory? by Oasis
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Platinum record

9

GREATEST HITS 1985 - 95

Michael Bolton

10

Last week

5

Weeks

SONY

Greatest Hits 1985 - 95 by Michael Bolton
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10

BEST OF VOLUME TWO

UB40

1

Weeks

VIRGIN

Best Of Volume Two by UB40
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11

THESE DAYS

Bon Jovi

36

Last week

18

Weeks

MERCURY/POLYGRAM

These Days by Bon Jovi
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Platinum record

12

THROWING COPPER

Live

12

Last week

23

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Throwing Copper by Live
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13

SEAL I/II

Seal

11

Last week

5

Weeks

WARNER

Seal I/Ii by Seal
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14

BOOMBASTIC

Shaggy

13

Last week

4

Weeks

VIRGIN

Boombastic by Shaggy
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15

ALL YOU CAN EAT

kd lang

8

Last week

3

Weeks

WARNER

All You Can Eat by kd lang
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Platinum record

16

NO NEED TO ARGUE

The Cranberries

18

Last week

50

Weeks

POLYGRAM

No Need To Argue by The Cranberries
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17

VAULT

Def Leppard

1

Weeks

MERCURY/POLYGRAM

Vault by Def Leppard
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Platinum record

18

THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION

Joe Cocker

15

Last week

20

Weeks

EMI

The Essential Collection by Joe Cocker
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Platinum record

19

ONE HOT MINUTE

Red Hot Chili Peppers

16

Last week

8

Weeks

WARNER

One Hot Minute by Red Hot Chili Peppers
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Platinum record

20

BALLBREAKER

AC/DC

17

Last week

5

Weeks

EMI

Ballbreaker by AC/DC
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Platinum record

21

PULP FICTION OST

Various

20

Last week

28

Weeks

BMG

Pulp Fiction OST by Various
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22

GARBAGE

Garbage

14

Last week

9

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Garbage by Garbage
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23

DANGEROUS MINDS OST

Various

42

Last week

2

Weeks

MCA/BMG

Dangerous Minds OST by Various
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Platinum record

24

CRAZY SEXY COOL

TLC

28

Last week

22

Weeks

BMG

Crazy Sexy Cool by TLC
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25

JAGGED LITTLE PILL

Alanis Morissette

30

Last week

10

Weeks

WARNER

Jagged Little Pill by Alanis Morissette
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Platinum record

26

HISTORY: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

Michael Jackson

21

Last week

21

Weeks

SONY

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

27

ANOTHER NIGHT

Real McCoy

44

Last week

24

Weeks

BMG

Another Night by Real McCoy
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28

DELILAHBLUE

Joshua Kadison

22

Last week

4

Weeks

EMI

Delilahblue by Joshua Kadison
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29

JOE SATRIANI

Joe Satriani

48

Last week

2

Weeks

SONY

Joe Satriani by Joe Satriani
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30

THE GREAT ESCAPE

Blur

25

Last week

5

Weeks

EMI

The Great Escape by Blur
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Platinum record

31

LION KING OST

Various

29

Last week

34

Weeks

SONY

Lion King OST by Various
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32

WHALER

Sophie B Hawkins

40

Last week

4

Weeks

SONY

Whaler by Sophie B Hawkins
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33

PULP FICTION / RESERVOIR DOGS OST

Various

34

Last week

2

Weeks

MCA/BMG

Pulp Fiction / Reservoir Dogs OST by Various
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34

LET YOUR DIM LIGHT SHINE

Soul Asylum

32

Last week

13

Weeks

SONY

Let Your Dim Light Shine by Soul Asylum
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35

FROM THE BOTTOM UP

Brownstone

38

Last week

14

Weeks

SONY

From The Bottom Up by Brownstone
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Platinum record

36

PULSE

Pink Floyd

35

Last week

21

Weeks

SONY

Pulse by Pink Floyd
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Platinum record

37

CROSS ROAD - THE BEST OF

Bon Jovi

48

Last week

21

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Cross Road - The Best Of by Bon Jovi
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38

1.OUTSIDE

David Bowie

37

Last week

2

Weeks

BMG

1.Outside by David Bowie
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Platinum record

39

FORREST GUMP OST

Various

47

Last week

52

Weeks

SONY

Forrest Gump OST by Various
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40

BIG LOVE

Ali Campbell

24

Last week

16

Weeks

VIRGIN

Big Love by Ali Campbell
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41

NIGHT AND DAY

Carl Doy

26

Last week

8

Weeks

SONY

Night And Day by Carl Doy
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42

WEEZER

Weezer

50

Last week

9

Weeks

BMG

Weezer by Weezer
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Platinum record

43

HELL FREEZES OVER

The Eagles

45

Last week

12

Weeks

Get

BMG

Hell Freezes Over by The Eagles
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44

RESERVOIR DOGS OST

Various

41

Last week

3

Weeks

MCA/BMG

Reservoir Dogs OST by Various
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45

E, 1999 ETERNAL

Bone Thugs N Harmony

43

Last week

9

Weeks

TRISTAR/SONY

E, 1999 Eternal by Bone Thugs N Harmony
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46

DON'T ASK

Tina Arena

45

Last week

9

Weeks

TRISTAR/SONY

Don't Ask by Tina Arena
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47

18 ESSENTIAL SONGS

Janis Joplin

33

Last week

9

Weeks

TRISTAR/SONY

18 Essential Songs by Janis Joplin
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Platinum record

48

GREATEST HITS 1966 - 92

Neil Diamond

39

Last week

9

Weeks

SONY

Greatest Hits 1966 - 92 by Neil Diamond
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49

HAVE A LITTLE FAITH

Joe Cocker

27

Last week

17

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Have A Little Faith by Joe Cocker
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50

CIRCUS

Lenny Kravitz

19

Last week

8

Weeks

VIRGIN

Circus by Lenny Kravitz
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums

1

NEW ZEALAND OUR LAND OUR MUSIC

Various

1

Last week

3

Weeks

EMI

New Zealand Our Land Our Music by Various
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2

WARNERS 25TH ANNIVERSARY

Various

2

Last week

7

Weeks

WARNER

Warners 25Th Anniversary by Various
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Platinum record

3

KICKIN' VOLUME 6

Various

3

Last week

10

Weeks

BMG

Kickin' Volume 6 by Various
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Platinum record

4

JAMMIN' VOLUME 3

Various

6

Last week

10

Weeks

EMI

Jammin' Volume 3 by Various
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5

SLOW JAMS II - I'LL MAKE LOVE TO YOU

Various

9

Weeks

HUH!/POLYGRAM

Slow Jams Ii - I'll Make Love To You by Various
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6

DISCORAMA

Various

1

Weeks

BMG

Discorama 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