Official Top 40 Albums

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed albums

Platinum record

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25

Adele

1

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XL/Rhythm

25 by Adele
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Platinum record

2

CHRISTMAS: DELUXE SPECIAL EDITION

Michael Buble

2

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34

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WEA/Warner

Christmas: Deluxe Special Edition by Michael Buble
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Platinum record

3

ON ANOTHER NOTE

Sol3 Mio

3

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10

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Universal

On Another Note by Sol3 Mio
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Platinum record

4

X: WEMBLEY EDITION

Ed Sheeran

6

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78

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Asylum/Warner

X: Wembley Edition by Ed Sheeran
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5

PURPOSE

Justin Bieber

5

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5

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DefJam/Universal

Purpose by Justin Bieber
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Platinum record

6

25 YEARS: THE CHAIN BOX SET

Fleetwood Mac

7

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52

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WEA/Warner

25 Years: The Chain Box Set by Fleetwood Mac
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7

A HEAD FULL OF DREAMS

Coldplay

4

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2

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Parlophone/Warner

A Head Full Of Dreams by Coldplay
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8

DARK SKY ISLAND

Enya

8

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4

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Aigle/Warner

Dark Sky Island by Enya
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HOW GREAT THOU ART: THE VERY BEST OF

Sir Howard Morrison

10

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7

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SonyMusic

How Great Thou Art: The Very Best Of by Sir Howard Morrison
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10

THE VERY BEST OF: REMASTERED

Cilla Black

18

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20

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Parlophone/Warner

The Very Best Of: Remastered by Cilla Black
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11

IN THE LONELY HOUR: DROWNING SHADOWS EDITION

Sam Smith

12

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82

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Capitol/Universal

In The Lonely Hour: Drowning Shadows Edition by Sam Smith
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WELCOME TO MY WORLD: THE VERY BEST OF

John Hore Grenell

11

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4

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SonyMusic

Welcome To My World: The Very Best Of by John Hore Grenell
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Platinum record

13

1 (2015)

The Beatles

16

Last week

30

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EMI/Universal

1 (2015) by The Beatles
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Platinum record

14

1989

Taylor Swift

15

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60

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BigMachine/Universal

1989 by Taylor Swift
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15

MADE IN THE A.M.

One Direction

14

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5

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Simco/SonyMusic

Made In The A.M. by One Direction
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TITLE: SPECIAL EDITION

Meghan Trainor

17

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49

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Epic/SonyMusic

Title: Special Edition by Meghan Trainor
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21

Adele

21

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188

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XL/Rhythm

21 by Adele
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OVATION: THE VERY BEST OF

Dame Malvina Major

13

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3

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SonyMusic

Ovation: The Very Best Of by Dame Malvina Major
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19

CINEMA

Andrea Bocelli

19

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8

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SugarMusic/Universal

Cinema by Andrea Bocelli
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20

BAYS

Fat Freddy's Drop

23

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8

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TheDrop/Rhythm/DRM

Bays by Fat Freddy's Drop
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21

IF I CAN DREAM

Elvis Presley With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

24

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7

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RCA/SonyMusic

If I Can Dream by Elvis Presley With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
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Platinum record

22

SIX60 (2)

Six60

26

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42

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Massive/Universal

Six60 (2) by Six60
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23

MAORI SONGBOOK 2

Dennis Marsh

20

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5

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SonyMusic

Maori Songbook 2 by Dennis Marsh
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Platinum record

24

SOL3 MIO

Sol3 Mio

27

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84

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Universal

Sol3 Mio by Sol3 Mio
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THE LIFE OF A MAN: THE ULTIMATE HITS 1968-2013

Joe Cocker

22

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3

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SonyMusic

The Life Of A Man: The Ultimate Hits 1968-2013 by Joe Cocker
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26

BLUE NEIGHBOURHOOD

Troye Sivan

9

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2

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EMI/Universal

Blue Neighbourhood by Troye Sivan
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Platinum record

27

PLUS: DELUXE EDITION

Ed Sheeran

32

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187

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WEA/Warner

Plus: Deluxe Edition by Ed Sheeran
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28

CHRISTMAS AT DOWNTON ABBEY

Various

28

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9

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WEA/Warner

Christmas At Downton Abbey by Various
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29

OVER THE MOON

Ginny Blackmore

25

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2

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SonyMusic

Over The Moon by Ginny Blackmore
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Platinum record

30

THE VERY BEST OF

Fleetwood Mac

30

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25

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Rhino/Warner

The Very Best Of by Fleetwood Mac
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31

DELIRIUM

Ellie Goulding

33

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6

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Polydor/Universal

Delirium by Ellie Goulding
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32

HOZIER

Hozier

29

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52

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RubyWorks/Universal

Hozier by Hozier
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33

ALL-TIME GREATEST HITS

Neil Diamond

35

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12

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Capitol/Universal

All-Time Greatest Hits by Neil Diamond
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34

BLOOD TO BONE

Gin Wigmore

31

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25

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Island/Universal

Blood To Bone by Gin Wigmore
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35

SELECTED WORKS: 1972-1999

The Eagles

62

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WEA/Warner

Selected Works: 1972-1999 by The Eagles
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36

WE THE GENERATION

Rudimental

37

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6

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Asylum/Warner

We The Generation by Rudimental
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37

BEAUTY BEHIND THE MADNESS

The Weeknd

15

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Republic/Universal

Beauty Behind The Madness by The Weeknd
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SOUNDS GOOD FEELS GOOD

5 Seconds Of Summer

38

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6

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Capitol/Universal

Sounds Good Feels Good by 5 Seconds Of Summer
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Platinum record

39

RUMOURS

Fleetwood Mac

36

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122

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WEA/Warner

Rumours by Fleetwood Mac
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CHAOS AND THE CALM

James Bay

39

Last week

38

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Republic/Universal

Chaos And The Calm by James Bay
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Official Top 10 Compilation Albums
The 10 best-selling compilations albums
Platinum record

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NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL MUSIC 49

Various

1

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7

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EMI/Universal

Now That's What I Call Music 49 by Various
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NOW THAT'S WHAT I CALL CHRISTMAS

Various

2

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11

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Universal

Now That's What I Call Christmas by Various
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20 SOLID GOLD HITS

Various

3

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Universal

20 Solid Gold Hits by Various
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TEN GUITARS: HEARTLAND VOL. 3

Various

5

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Universal

Ten Guitars: Heartland Vol. 3 by Various
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HITS FOR KIDS 2015

Various

6

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12

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SonyMusic

Hits For Kids 2015 by Various
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A COUNTRY CHRISTMAS

Various

4

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3

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SonyMusic

A Country Christmas by Various
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CHRISTMAS HITS VOL. 3

Various

7

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6

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SonyMusic

Christmas Hits Vol. 3 by Various
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CHRISTMAS HITS VOL. 2

Various

8

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5

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SonyMusic

Christmas Hits Vol. 2 by Various
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THE GEORGE FM 2015 YEARBOOK

Various

10

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2

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George/Universal

The George FM 2015 Yearbook by Various
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10

POP FOR TOTS 2

Various

9

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7

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SonyMusic

Pop For Tots 2 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