Week Ending 2nd September 2012 / Albums Chart

After eight consecutive weeks at the top, compilations don’t rule the albums chart anymore, indeed Tryo is a new entry, straight at number one with “Ladilafé” with 22247 copies sold. It’s Tryo‘s second number one album, after “Ce Que L’On Sème” which also entered the chart at the top in September 2008 with 48760 sales. There are two new entries in the top 2, as “NRJ Hits 2012 Vol.2” is new at 2 with 16962 sales.

“Zumba Fitness Dance Party 2012” is down two places at 3 in its sixth week in the top 10 (12228 sales, -22%). It’s a 24th non-consecutive week in the top 5 for Sexion D’Assaut‘s “L’Apogée” which is down two places at number 4 (8418 sales, -2%).

“Sunset” is a new entry at 5 for Superbus with 7462 sales. It’s Superbus‘ third top 10 album, after “Wow” (number 6 in October 2006) and “Lova Lova” (number 2 in February 2009). Keen’V spends a sixth week in the top 10, as “La Vie Est Belle” is down two at number 6 (6243 sales, -11%).

Archive‘s “With Us Until You’re Dead” is new at 7 with 6106 copies sold. It’s Archive‘s second top 10 album, “Controlling Crowds” also entered the albums chart at 7 in April 2009. A former number one (for one week in August), “NRJ Extravadance 2012 Vol.2” is down five places at 8 in its 5th week in the top 10 (5670 sales, -32%).

There are five new entries in the top 10, as we can find at 9 another compilation, “Nova Tunes 2.6” with 5367 sales. Adele is still in the top 10, for the 80th consecutive week ! She is down two places at number 10 with “21” (5013 sales, -8%).

Five albums drop out of the top 10 this week. “M6 Hits Eté 2012” is down seven at number 12 after six weeks in the top 10. “Caméléon” is down three at 13 for Shy’m who spent eight weeks in the top 10. After four non-consecutive weeks in the top 10, Chico & The Gypsies are down seven places at 14 with “Chico & The Gypsies… & Friends”. Lana Del Rey‘s “Born To Die” falls six places at 15 after 17 weeks in the top 10. “NRJ Summer Hits Only 2012” is down ten at number 16, the compilation was number one for four weeks in July.

Alanis Morissette has a disappointing new entry at number 20 with “Havoc And Bright Lights” (3076 sales). “MTV Unplugged” was Alanis Morissette‘s only album to chart lower than “Havoc And Bright Lights”, reaching number 21 in December 1999. She had six top 10 albums, “Jagged Little Pill” (number 6 in September 1996), “Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie” (number 5 in November 1998), “Under Rug Swept” (number 2 in March 2002), “So-Called Chaos” (number 5 in May 2004), “Jagged Little Pill Acoustic” (number 8 in August 2005), and “Flavors Of Entanglement” (number 6 in June 2008).

It’s a new entry ay number 21 for Mass Hysteria with their new album “L’Armée Des Ombres”, they only reached the top 20 with “Contraddiction” which was number 20 in February 1999. Chilly Gonzales gets his highest charting album with “Solo Piano II”, up a massive 90 places at number 25.

There are big fallers in this week’s chart, Bloc Party are down 16 places at 37 with “Four” in their second week in the chart, Frank Ocean falls a massive 63 places at number 130 with “Channel Orange”, and “Chapter V” is down 78 at number 142 for Trey Songz.

Have a very good week !

Top 200 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 NE 01 Tryo – Ladilafé

02 NE 01 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2012 Vol. 2

03 01 06 Various Artists – Zumba Fitness Dance Party 2012

04 02 26 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée

05 NE 01 Superbus – Sunset

06 04 06 Keen’V – La Vie Est Belle

07 NE 01 Archive – With Us Until You’re Dead

08 03 05 Various Artists – NRJ Extravadance 2012 Vol. 2

09 NE 01 Various Artists – Nova Tunes 2.6

10 08 84 Adele – 21

11 11 18 Birdy – Birdy

12 05 07 Various Artists – M6 Hits Eté 2012

13 10 10 Shy’m – Caméléon

14 07 10 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies… & Friends

15 09 31 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die

16 06 09 Various Artists – NRJ Summer Hits Only 2012

17 15 10 Linkin Park – Living Things

18 16 24 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur

19 24 02 Nossa – Nossa

20 NE 01 Alanis Morissette – Havoc And Bright Lights

21 NE 01 Mass Hysteria – L’Armée Des Ombres

22 18 48 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks

23 19 16 Les Stentors – Voyage En France

24 13 03 Various Artists – 100 Hits Eté 2012

25 115 02 Chilly Gonzales – Solo Piano II

26 25 24 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver

27 41 45 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto

28 14 03 Elvis Presley – Elvis – La Collection RTL

29 22 03 Dead Can Dance – Anastasis

30 12 03 Various Artists – Party Fun Summer 2012

31 17 04 Various Artists – Skyrock 2012 Vol. 3

32 32 10 Maroon 5 – Overexposed

33 26 11 Didier Barbelivien – Best Of 3 CD

34 34 28 Gotye – Making Mirrors

35 28 40 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love

36 30 63 LMFAO – Sorry For Party Rocking

37 21 02 Bloc Party – Four

38 38 30 One Direction – Up All Night

39 NE 01 Various Artists – Les Hits De Gulli Rentrée 2012

40 37 78 Selah Sue – Selah Sue

41 23 07 Various Artists – Le Son Dancefloor 2012 Vol. 2

42 20 32 Amy Winehouse – Lioness : Hidden Treasures

43 31 14 Gusttavo Lima – E Você

44 33 02 Various Artists – Tubes Rentrée 2012

45 29 14 Yannick Noah – Hommage

46 35 14 Melody Gardot – The Absence

47 27 04 Various Artists – Tubes Eté 2012

48 39 41 Rihanna – Talk That Talk

49 46 16 Gossip – A Joyful Noise

50 43 22 1789, Les Amants De La Bastille – 1789, Les Amants De La Bastille

51 42 30 Skip The Use – Can Be Late

52 101 39 The Black Keys – El Camino

53 59 04 Antony & The Johnsons – Cut The World

54 48 43 Coeur De Pirate – Blonde

55 36 91 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne

56 58 25 Emeli Sandé – Our Version Of Events

57 47 09 Cathy & David Guetta – F*** Me, I’m Famous 2012

58 51 53 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat

59 40 181 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black

60 45 121 Zaz – Zaz

61 80 16 C2C – Down The Road (EP)

62 69 49 Orelsan – Le Chant Des Sirènes

63 52 28 Michel Teló – Na Balada

64 44 08 Various Artists – L’Amour Est Dans Le Pré

65 NE 01 Get Well Soon – The Scarlet Beast O’Seven Heads

66 62 18 Norah Jones – Little Broken Hearts

67 65 22 The Doors – The Very Best Of

68 50 92 Jean-Louis Aubert – Roc Eclair

69 70 16 M83 – Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming

70 71 39 Bénabar – Les Bénéfices Du Doute

71 54 06 Jennifer Lopez – Dance Again… The Hits

72 72 104 Katy Perry – Teenage Dream

73 77 11 Justin Bieber – Believe

74 83 14 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave

75 49 95 Shakira – Sale El Sol

76 79 70 Les Prêtres – Gloria

77 75 98 Adele – 19

78 61 41 Chimène Badi – Gospel & Soul

79 86 17 Soundtrack – Project X

80 53 09 Various Artists – Hits Eté 2012

81 73 31 Bob Marley & The Wailers – Legend

82 76 72 Brigitte – Et Vous, Tu M’Aimes ?

83 68 29 La Grande Sophie – La Place Du Fantôme

84 81 42 Isabelle Boulay – Les Grands Espaces

85 RE 02 Dalida – Ses Grands Succès

86 56 04 Jean-Luc Lahaye – 30 Ans De Chansons

87 60 141 Muse – The Resistance

88 NE 01 Jacky Terrasson – Gouache

89 NE 01 Various Artists – Pop 2012

90 NE 01 Various Artists – Le Disque D’Or Des Années 80

91 91 13 Patti Smith – Banga

92 103 14 Selena Gomez & The Scene – When The Sun Goes Down

93 84 47 Thomas Dutronc – Silence On Tourne, On Tourne En Rond

94 74 11 I Muvrini – Imaginà

95 96 20 Caravan Palace – Panic

96 100 51 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89

97 92 69 Imany – The Shape Of A Broken Heart

98 82 15 Radiohead – The Best Of

99 85 07 Various Artists – Def Jam Recordings France Skyrock

100 123 38 Jay-Z & Kanye West – Watch The Throne

101 113 09 Chris Brown – Fortune

102 110 24 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Greatest Hits

103 95 12 Various Artists – La Collection RTL Georges Lang Vol. 2

104 55 02 Lynyrd Skynyrd – Last Of A Dyin’ Breed

105 93 17 Depeche Mode – The Best Of – Volume 1

106 NE 01 Various Artists – Revolucion Reggaeton 2012

107 121 55 Irma – Letter To The Lord

108 78 106 M. Pokora – Mise A Jour

109 114 02 Various Artists – Kuduro Fiesta

110 200 44 Foster The People – Torches

111 145 07 Adriano Celentano – Unicamente Celentano

112 124 30 Lucenzo – Emigrante Del Mundo

113 109 32 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits

114 133 58 Nirvana – Nevermind

115 94 16 Véronique Sanson – Amoureuse

116 160 35 Pink Floyd – The Wall

117 106 16 Bee Gees – Ultimate Bee Gees

118 152 48 Cliff Martinez – Drive

119 111 116 Shy’m – Prendre L’Air

120 87 12 Various Artists – NRJ Party Hits

121 66 02 Various Artists – Maxi Tubes Dancefloor 2012

122 57 04 Various Artists – The Very Best Of Shaggy / Chaka Demus & Pliers / Aswad

123 112 10 Matt Houston – Racines

124 122 12 Phil Collins – Hits

125 187 23 Pink Floyd – The Dark Side Of The Moon

126 178 21 Nicki Minaj – Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded

127 108 46 Gérard Lenorman – Duos De Mes Chansons

128 90 04 Various Artists – Total Party Hits Summer 2012

129 150 41 Christophe Willem – Prismophonic

130 67 03 Frank Ocean – Channel Orange

131 RE 02 Keith Jarrett – Sleeper

132 116 25 Les Enfoirés – Le Bal Des Enfoirés 2012

133 127 02 Zebda – Occupation Du Sol

134 139 12 Rim’K – Chef De Famille

135 149 10 Flo Rida – Wild Ones

136 102 73 Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine – Suppléments De Mensonge

137 119 62 Keen’V – Carpe Diem

138 120 12 Natasha St-Pier – Bonne Nouvelle

139 193 26 Ed Sheeran – +

140 142 23 Zebda – Second Tour

141 136 10 The Offspring – Days Go By

142 64 02 Trey Songz – Chapter V

143 98 08 Various Artists – Eté 2012

144 105 07 Kassav’ – Le Meilleur De Kassav’

145 128 23 Dominique A – Vers Les Lueurs

146 186 31 Youssoupha – Noir D****

147 RE 60 The xx – xx

148 131 41 Charlie Winston – Running Still

149 169 22 Pink Floyd – A Foot In The Door : The Best Of Pink Floyd (2011 – Remaster)

150 97 11 Various Artists – Best Of Hits 2012

151 129 09 Amy Macdonald – Life In A Beautiful Light

152 89 05 Various Artists – Summer Hits 2012

153 162 44 Soundtrack – Intouchables

154 132 09 Various Artists – Les Musiques Du Bien-Etre

155 144 18 Seal – Hits

156 NE 01 Keedz – Stand On The Word

157 189 15 Various Artists – Nova Tunes 2.5

158 RE 19 Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here

159 134 22 Madonna – MDNA

160 184 23 Simple Plan – Get Your Heart On !

161 118 15 Various Artists – NRJ Hit List 2012

162 147 13 Alain Bashung – Osez Bashung

163 161 11 Nirvana – Nirvana

164 164 08 fun. – Some Nights

165 104 24 Michel Berger – Pour Me Comprendre

166 146 14 Bob Marley & The Wailers – Marley

167 138 17 Queen – Greatest Hits

168 88 09 The Police – Greatest Hits

169 154 18 Soprano / R.E.D.K. – E=2MC’s

170 99 06 Various Artists – Hits Eté 2012

171 163 32 Frank Michael – Romantique

172 117 10 Various Artists – Fun Summer Dance 2012

173 165 12 Usher – Looking 4 Myself

174 188 07 Canardo – A La Youv

175 RE 21 Claude François – Best Of

176 167 14 Alain Chamfort – Elles & Lui

177 RE 13 Electric Guest – Mondo

178 156 210 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque

179 125 12 Various Artists – Dancefloor FG Eté / Summer 2012

180 RE 42 Camille – Ilo Veyou

181 RE 62 Jean Ferrat – Best Of – 3 CD

182 RE 06 Téléphone – Le Live

183 175 06 Frank Sinatra – Nothing But The Best

184 RE 15 Queen – Greatest Hits II

185 157 12 Lenny Kravitz – Greatest Hits

186 180 15 Boulevard Des Airs – Paris-Buenos Aires

187 135 12 Hans Zimmer – The Dark Knight

188 143 152 Amy Winehouse – Frank

189 RE 40 Louise Attaque – Du Monde Tout Autour

190 198 15 Various Artists – Les Elections Classiques 2012

191 126 05 Barry White – The Collection

192 130 24 Madonna – Celebration

193 196 41 Michael Jackson – Number Ones

194 RE 67 Metronomy – The English Riviera

195 RE 38 Amel Bent – Délit Mineur

196 RE 35 Roberto Alagna – Pasión

197 183 35 Shakira – Live From Paris

198 195 60 Pitbull – Planet Pit

199 NE 01 ZZ Top – Rancho Texicano – The Very Best Of ZZ Top

200 RE 108 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Ecole Des Points Vitaux