Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

Platinum record

1

SPICEWORLD

Spice Girls

1

Weeks

VIRGIN/EMI

Spiceworld by Spice Girls
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Platinum record

2

SAVAGE GARDEN

Savage Garden

1

Last week

20

Weeks

ROADSHOW/SONY

Savage Garden by Savage Garden
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3

URBAN HYMNS

The Verve

3

Last week

7

Weeks

VIRGIN/EMI

Urban Hymns by The Verve
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Platinum record

4

THE FAT OF THE LAND

The Prodigy

8

Last week

20

Weeks

BMG

The Fat Of The Land by The Prodigy
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5

PORTISHEAD

Portishead

4

Last week

6

Weeks

GO BEAT/POLYGRAM

Portishead by Portishead
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Platinum record

6

PIECES OF YOU

Jewel

2

Last week

38

Weeks

WARNER

Pieces Of You by Jewel
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7

BACKSTREET'S BACK

Backstreet Boys

13

Last week

5

Weeks

MUSHROOM/BMG

Backstreet's Back by Backstreet Boys
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Platinum record

8

AQUARIUM

Aqua

6

Last week

10

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Aquarium by Aqua
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9

TALK ON CORNERS

The Corrs

1

Weeks

WARNER

Talk On Corners by The Corrs
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10

DRIVE*

Bic Runga

10

Last week

16

Weeks

COLUMBIA/SONY

Drive* by Bic Runga
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11

21ST ANNIVERSARY: THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION

Creedence Clearwater Revival

47

Last week

21

Weeks

FMR

21st Anniversary: The Ultimate Collection by Creedence Clearwater Revival
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Platinum record

12

MIDDLE OF NOWHERE

Hanson

16

Last week

20

Weeks

MERCURY USA/POLYGRAM

Middle Of Nowhere by Hanson
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Platinum record

13

OK COMPUTER

Radiohead

15

Last week

22

Weeks

CAPITOL/EMI

Ok Computer by Radiohead
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14

SO MUCH FOR THE AFTERGLOW

Everclear

5

Last week

2

Weeks

CAPITOL/EMI

So Much For The Afterglow by Everclear
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15

SUBLIME

Sublime

12

Last week

22

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Sublime by Sublime
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Platinum record

16

THE VERY BEST OF CAT STEVENS

Cat Stevens

23

Last week

48

Weeks

POLYGRAM

The Very Best Of Cat Stevens by Cat Stevens
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17

THE BEST OF DAVID BOWIE 1969/1974

David Bowie

26

Last week

2

Weeks

EMI

The Best Of David Bowie 1969/1974 by David Bowie
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18

SPELLBOUND: TOUR EDITION

Split Enz

1

Weeks

MUSHROOM/BMG

Spellbound: Tour Edition by Split Enz
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19

EVOLUTION

Boyz II Men

9

Last week

5

Weeks

MOTOWN/UNIVERSAL

Evolution by Boyz II Men
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Platinum record

20

AENIMA

Tool

42

Last week

47

Weeks

BMG

Aenima by Tool
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21

BUTTERFLY

Mariah Carey

22

Last week

8

Weeks

COLUMBIA/SONY

Butterfly by Mariah Carey
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22

FRESCO

M People

7

Last week

4

Weeks

BMG

Fresco by M People
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23

NO WAY OUT

Puff Daddy

17

Last week

16

Weeks

BMG

No Way Out by Puff Daddy
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Platinum record

24

TRAVELLING WITHOUT MOVING

Jamiroquai

14

Last week

50

Weeks

COLUMBIA/SONY

Travelling Without Moving by Jamiroquai
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Platinum record

25

BE HERE NOW

Oasis

21

Last week

12

Weeks

CREATION/SONY

Be Here Now by Oasis
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26

BBC SESSIONS

Led Zeppelin

1

Weeks

WARNER

Bbc Sessions by Led Zeppelin
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27

THE BOOK OF SECRETS

Lorena McKennitt

19

Last week

5

Weeks

WARNER

The Book Of Secrets by Lorena McKennitt
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28

THE BIG PICTURE

Elton John

20

Last week

7

Weeks

ROCKET/POLYGRAM

The Big Picture by Elton John
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29

20,000 WATT R.S.L.

Midnight Oil

28

Last week

3

Weeks

COLUMBIA/SONY

20,000 Watt R.S.L. by Midnight Oil
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30

TIME OUT OF MIND

Bob Dylan

11

Last week

6

Weeks

SONY

Time Out Of Mind by Bob Dylan
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31

MAVERICK A STRIKE

Finlay Quaye

1

Weeks

SONY

Maverick A Strike by Finlay Quaye
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32

SO FAR...THE BEST OF

Sinead O'Connor

1

Weeks

EMI

So Far...The Best Of by Sinead O'Connor
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33

STATIC & SILENCE

The Sundays

1

Weeks

EMI

Static & Silence by The Sundays
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34

SPAWN OST

Various

25

Last week

10

Weeks

COLUMBIA/SONY

Spawn OST by Various
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35

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Faith No More

32

Last week

21

Weeks

SLASH/POLYGRAM

Album Of The Year by Faith No More
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36

THE FULL MONTY SOUNDTRACK

Various

31

Last week

4

Weeks

BMG

The Full Monty Soundtrack by Various
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37

A LIFE LESS ORDINARY OST

Various

40

Last week

2

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

A Life Less Ordinary OST by Various
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38

DEATH TO THE PIXIES

The Pixies

27

Last week

5

Weeks

NUN/FIN

Death To The Pixies by The Pixies
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39

YOURSELF OR SOMEONE LIKE YOU

Matchbox 20

33

Last week

18

Weeks

WARNER

Yourself Or Someone Like You by Matchbox 20
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40

THE VELVET ROPE

Janet Jackson

24

Last week

6

Weeks

VIRGIN/EMI

The Velvet Rope by Janet Jackson
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Platinum record

41

SPICE

Spice Girls

50

Last week

44

Weeks

VIRGIN

Spice by Spice Girls
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Platinum record

42

SECRET SAMADHI

Live

34

Last week

31

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Secret Samadhi by Live
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Platinum record

43

MEN IN BLACK OST

Various

41

Last week

15

Weeks

SONY

Men In Black OST by Various
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44

PHENOMENON

ll Cool J

39

Last week

3

Weeks

DEF JAM/POLYGRAM

Phenomenon by ll Cool J
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45

MY SOUL

Coolio

29

Last week

6

Weeks

BMG

My Soul by Coolio
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Platinum record

46

ANTICHRIST SUPERSTAR

Marilyn Manson

45

Last week

41

Weeks

NOTHING/INTERSCOPE

Antichrist Superstar by Marilyn Manson
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47

VEGAS

Crystal Method

1

Weeks

GEFFEN/UNIVERSAL

Vegas by Crystal Method
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48

FUSH YU MANG

Smash Mouth

44

Last week

4

Weeks

INTERSCOPE/UNIVERSAL

Fush Yu Mang by Smash Mouth
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49

EXPERIENCE HENDRIX - THE BEST OF

Jimi Hendrix

30

Last week

6

Weeks

MCA/UNIVERSAL

Experience Hendrix - The Best Of by Jimi Hendrix
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Platinum record

50

STILL WATERS

Bee Gees

46

Last week

22

Weeks

POLYDOR/POLYGRAM

Still Waters by Bee Gees
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums

1

TRIPLE J HOTTEST 100 VOL 4

Various

2

Last week

6

Weeks

VIRGIN/EMI

Triple J Hottest 100 Vol 4 by Various
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2

DIES IRAE-THE#1 CHORAL ALBUM

Various

1

Last week

5

Weeks

UNIVERSAL

Dies Irae-The#1 Choral Album by Various
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Platinum record

3

MOODS 2

Various

4

Last week

11

Weeks

CAPITOL/EMI

Moods 2 by Various
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Platinum record

4

ALL WOMAN

Various

3

Last week

17

Weeks

SONY

All Woman by Various
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5

SIVA PACIFICA

Various

1

Weeks

VIRGIN

Siva Pacifica by Various
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6

RHYTHM PLATINUM 2

Various

5

Last week

8

Weeks

WARNER

Rhythm Platinum 2 by Various
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7

A VERY SPECIAL CHRISTMAS VOL 3

Various

1

Weeks

A&M/POLYGRAM

A Very Special Christmas Vol 3 by Various
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8

THE SOUND OF THE CINEMA

Various

8

Last week

5

Weeks

SONY

The Sound Of The Cinema by Various
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Platinum record

9

MOODS

Various

6

Last week

37

Weeks

EMI

Moods by Various
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10

SUMMER REGGAE PARTY

Various

9

Last week

6

Weeks

BMG

Summer Reggae Party 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