Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

Platinum record

1

ROMEO & JULIET SOUNDTRACK

Various

2

Last week

8

Weeks

EMI

Romeo & Juliet Soundtrack by Various
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Platinum record

2

POP

U2

1

Last week

2

Weeks

ISLAND/POLYGRAM

Pop by U2
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3

SECRET SAMADHI

Live

3

Last week

4

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Secret Samadhi by Live
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4

THE BOATMAN'S CALL

Nick Cave

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

The Boatman's Call by Nick Cave
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Platinum record

5

SPICE

Spice Girls

6

Last week

13

Weeks

VIRGIN

Spice by Spice Girls
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6

TRAGIC KINGDOM

No Doubt

4

Last week

31

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Tragic Kingdom by No Doubt
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7

EVITA SOUNDTRACK

Madonna

7

Last week

8

Weeks

WARNER

Evita Soundtrack by Madonna
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Platinum record

8

FORGIVEN NOT FORGOTTEN TOUR PACK

The Corrs

5

Last week

19

Weeks

WARNER

Forgiven Not Forgotten Tour Pack by The Corrs
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9

30 YEARS OF PRIDE

Charley Pride

1

Weeks

BMG

30 Years Of Pride by Charley Pride
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10

ANTICHRIST SUPERSTAR

Marilyn Manson

13

Last week

10

Weeks

NOTHING/INTERSCOPE

Antichrist Superstar by Marilyn Manson
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11

BLUE

Leann Rimes

10

Last week

7

Weeks

TRISTAR/SONY

Blue by Leann Rimes
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12

MUSIC FOR THE JILTED GENERATION

The Prodigy

9

Last week

8

Weeks

BMG

Music For The Jilted Generation by The Prodigy
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13

IXNAY ON THE HOMBRE

The Offspring

8

Last week

7

Weeks

COLUMBIA/SONY

Ixnay On The Hombre by The Offspring
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14

FIRST BAND ON THE MOON

The Cardigans

12

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYDOR/POLYGRAM

First Band On The Moon by The Cardigans
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15

AENIMA

Tool

26

Last week

19

Weeks

BMG

Aenima by Tool
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Platinum record

16

FALLING INTO YOU

Celine Dion

11

Last week

49

Weeks

SONY

Falling Into You by Celine Dion
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17

SECRETS

Toni Braxton

38

Last week

15

Weeks

BMG

Secrets by Toni Braxton
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18

UGLY BEAUTIFUL

Babybird

18

Last week

10

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Ugly Beautiful by Babybird
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19

THE BEST OF . . .

The Pogues

1

Weeks

WARNER

The Best Of . . . by The Pogues
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20

RAZORBLADE SUITCASE

Bush

43

Last week

12

Weeks

INTERSCOPE/MCA

Razorblade Suitcase by Bush
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Platinum record

21

HISTORY: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

Michael Jackson

15

Last week

63

Weeks

SONY

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

22

GREATEST HITS

Simply Red

22

Last week

18

Weeks

WARNER

Greatest Hits by Simply Red
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23

SUBLIME

Sublime

28

Last week

8

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Sublime by Sublime
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Platinum record

24

JAGGED LITTLE PILL

Alanis Morissette

16

Last week

76

Weeks

WARNER

Jagged Little Pill by Alanis Morissette
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25

TRAVELLING WITHOUT MOVING

Jamiroquai

14

Last week

15

Weeks

COLUMBIA/SONY

Travelling Without Moving by Jamiroquai
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26

SHERYL CROW

Sheryl Crow

32

Last week

15

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

Sheryl Crow by Sheryl Crow
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27

FREAK SHOW

Silverchair

17

Last week

6

Weeks

SONY

Freak Show by Silverchair
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28

EARTHLING

David Bowie

19

Last week

3

Weeks

BMG

Earthling by David Bowie
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29

LIVE IN PARIS

Celine Dion

25

Last week

3

Weeks

SONY

Live In Paris by Celine Dion
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Platinum record

30

MELLON COLLIE AND THE INFINITE SADNESS

Smashing Pumpkins

24

Last week

68

Weeks

VIRGIN

Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness by Smashing Pumpkins
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Platinum record

31

DOWN ON THE UPSIDE

Soundgarden

35

Last week

36

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

Down On The Upside by Soundgarden
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Platinum record

32

SPACEJAM OST

Various

33

Last week

12

Weeks

WARNER

Spacejam OST by Various
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33

THE MIX TAPE VOLUME II

Funkmaster Flex

42

Last week

2

Weeks

BMG

The Mix Tape Volume II by Funkmaster Flex
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Platinum record

34

RECURRING DREAM: THE VERY BEST

Crowded House

31

Last week

34

Weeks

EMI

Recurring Dream:  The Very Best by Crowded House
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35

SHINE OST

Various

21

Last week

7

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Shine OST by Various
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36

WILDEST DREAMS

Tina Turner

47

Last week

5

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Wildest Dreams by Tina Turner
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37

BRINGING DOWN THE HORSE

The Wallflowers

1

Weeks

INTERSCOPE/UNIVERSAL

Bringing Down The Horse by The Wallflowers
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38

THE LAST GREAT ROMANTIC

David Helfgott

20

Last week

8

Weeks

BMG

The Last Great Romantic by David Helfgott
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39

BROADWAY & 52ND

US3

1

Weeks

EMI

Broadway & 52Nd by US3
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40

HOW BIZARRE

OMC

27

Last week

12

Weeks

HUH!/POLYGRAM

How Bizarre by OMC
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41

BLUR

Blur

23

Last week

5

Weeks

EMI

Blur by Blur
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42

THE DAY

Babyface

29

Last week

10

Weeks

COLUMBIA

The Day by Babyface
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43

FIGHT FOR YOUR MIND

Ben Harper

39

Last week

29

Weeks

VIRGIN/EMI

Fight For Your Mind by Ben Harper
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Platinum record

44

ENZSO

ENZSO

30

Last week

45

Weeks

SONY

Enzso by ENZSO
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45

ODELAY

Beck

49

Last week

10

Weeks

GEFFEN/UNIVERSAL

Odelay by Beck
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46

ENVY OF ANGELS

The Mutton Birds

34

Last week

14

Weeks

VIRGIN

Envy Of Angels by The Mutton Birds
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47

RECOVERING THE SATELLITES

Counting Crows

39

Last week

17

Weeks

MCA/BMG

Recovering The Satellites by Counting Crows
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Platinum record

48

KORN

Korn

48

Last week

27

Weeks

TRISTAR/KORN

Korn by Korn
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Platinum record

49

TO THE FAITHFUL DEPARTED

The Cranberries

39

Last week

37

Weeks

ISLAND/POLYGRAM

To The Faithful Departed by The Cranberries
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50

LOST HIGHWAY OST

Various

1

Weeks

INTERSCOPE/UNIVERSAL

Lost Highway OST by Various
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums
Platinum record

1

PLATINUM RHYTHM

Various

1

Last week

3

Weeks

WARNER

Platinum Rhythm by Various
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2

1997 GRAMMY NOMINEES

Various

2

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

1997 Grammy Nominees by Various
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3

PURE DISCO

Various

4

Last week

4

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Pure Disco by Various
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4

PARTY ON

Various

3

Last week

8

Weeks

BMG

Party On by Various
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5

ABSOLUTE FUNK

Various

5

Last week

8

Weeks

WARNER

Absolute Funk by Various
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6

TAKE 40 . . . 10 YEARS NO 1 HITS

Various

6

Last week

7

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Take 40 . . . 10 Years No 1 Hits 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