Week Ending 4th November 2012 / Albums Chart

Francis Cabrel spends his second week at the top of the French albums chart with “Vise Le Ciel” (17,603 sales / -51%). The album has sold 53,656 copies in two weeks, which is rather poor in comparison with the sales figures of “Des Roses Et Des Orties”, indeed that album sold 175,717 copies in its first two weeks on the chart in April 2008.

Muse‘s “The 2nd Law” is back up a place at number two (14,865 sales / +4%), the album has sold 166,546 copies in its five weeks in the top 10. “Gracias A La Vida” falls one place at three for Florent Pagny in its second week in the top 10 (12,698 sales / -27%).

The highest new entry of the week is a compilation, “NRJ Party Hits 2012 Vol. 2” enters the chart at number four with 9,763 sales. Michel Sardou climbs two at number five with “Les Grands Moments – Best Of” in his second week on the chart (8,703 sales / +1%).

Disiz gets a new entry at number six with “Extra-Lucide” (6,800 sales). As Disiz La Peste, he already had a top 10 album with “Le Poisson Rouge” which reached number five in October 2000. Adele‘s “21” is back in the top 10, the album is up 11 places at number seven (6,127 sales), it spends its 84th week in the top 10 !

In his fifth week in the top 10, Garou is back up three at number eight with “Rhythm And Blues”. There is no move at nine for Sexion D’Assaut with “L’Apogée” in their 33rd week in the top 10. Raphaël slips six places at number ten with “Super Welter” in his second week on the chart (5,704 sales / -56%).

Four albums drop out of the top 10 this week. After five weeks in the top 10, Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge are down six places at 11 with “Opéra Rouge”. The musical “1789, Les Amants De La Bastille” falls four at number 12. “L’Envolée” slips 12 places at 18 for Stephan Eicher. The compilation “Starfloor 2013” is down 10 places at number 20.

Amaury Vassili climbs two places at 15 with “Una Parte Di Me” in his second week on the chart (4,726 sales / +3%). “Psychedelic Pill” is new at number 19 for Neil Young & Crazy Horse, their “Americana” was number 27 in June.

Kylie Minogue enters at number 24 with “The Abbey Road Sessions” (3,101 sales), she reached number three with “Aphrodite” in July 2010. The first winner of the French version of “The Voice”, Stéphan Rizon enters at a disappointing number 32 with “From Mars With Love”.

Emeli Sandé gets her peak position this week, as “Our Version Of Events” is up a massive 58 places at number 38 in its 34th week in the top 200. “Danse” is new at 62 for Lorie, she reached the top of the albums chart with “Tendrement” (for four weeks in September and October 2002), “Attitudes” (for three weeks in January and February 2004), and “Rester La Même” (for one week in November 2005).

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Have a very good week !

Top 200 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 02 Francis Cabrel – Vise Le Ciel

02 03 05 Muse – The 2nd Law

03 02 02 Florent Pagny – Gracias A La Vida

04 NE 01 Various Artists – NRJ Party Hits 2012 Vol. 2

05 07 02 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments – Best Of

06 NE 01 Disiz – Extra-Lucide

07 18 93 Adele – 21

08 11 06 Garou – Rhythm And Blues

09 09 35 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée

10 04 02 Raphaël – Super Welter

11 05 07 Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge – Opéra Rouge

12 08 31 1789, Les Amants De La Bastille – 1789, Les Amants De La Bastille

13 15 02 Various Artists – W9 Hits 2013

14 16 09 C2C – Tetra

15 17 02 Amaury Vassili – Una Parte Di Me

16 12 04 Various Artists – NRJ Total Hits 2012 Vol. 2

17 13 09 Lou Doillon – Places

18 06 02 Stephan Eicher – L’Envolée

19 NE 01 Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Psychedelic Pill

20 10 03 Various Artists – Starfloor 2013

21 21 08 Various Artists – Stars 80 – La Compilation

22 20 27 Birdy – Birdy

23 19 05 Diana Krall – Glad Rag Doll

24 NE 01 Kylie Minogue – The Abbey Road Sessions

25 22 08 Marc Lavoine – Je Descends Du Singe

26 14 02 Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine – Homo Plebis Ultimae Tour

27 27 06 BB Brunes – Long Courrier

28 26 07 P!nk – The Truth About Love

29 29 19 Shy’m – Caméléon

30 NE 01 Various Artists – H1ts 2012 Vol. 2

31 25 07 Jenifer – L’Amour Et Moi

32 NE 01 Stéphan Rizon – From Mars With Love

33 32 19 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies… & Friends

34 23 03 Véronique Jannot – Tout Doux

35 31 07 Various Artists – NRJ 200% Hits 2012 Vol. 2

36 40 57 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks

37 34 07 Mika – The Origin Of Love

38 96 34 Emeli Sandé – Our Version Of Events

39 28 03 Soundtrack – Stars 80

40 36 10 Tryo – Ladilafé

41 38 15 Various Artists – Zumba Fitness Dance Party 2012

42 43 62 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat

43 49 02 Various Artists – RFM Party 80 Deluxe

44 46 07 Carly Rae Jepsen – Kiss

45 44 15 Keen’V – La Vie Est Belle

46 35 07 Saez – Messina

47 37 16 fun. – Some Nights

48 30 25 Les Stentors – Voyage En France

49 45 40 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die

50 48 19 Maroon 5 – Overexposed

51 24 02 Fabrice Luchini – Variations

52 42 03 Placido Domingo – Songs

53 51 33 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur

54 54 33 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver

55 68 39 One Direction – Up All Night

56 NE 01 Erik Truffaz Quartet – Album 2012

57 50 08 The xx – Coexist

58 NE 01 Thomas Newman – Skyfall

59 47 03 Frère Alessandro – La Voix D’Assise

60 39 04 La Compagnie Créole – En Bonne Compagnie

61 56 54 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto

62 NE 01 Lorie – Danse

63 NE 01 Black Country Communion – Afterglow

64 NE 01 Daphné – Treize Chansons De Barbara

65 63 05 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning

66 53 04 Various Artists – Urban Hits 2012

67 NE 01 Various Artists – Disney : Les Plus Belles Chansons

68 60 19 Linkin Park – Living Things

69 33 23 Melody Gardot – The Absence

70 55 04 Of Monsters And Men – My Head Is An Animal

71 NE 01 Philippe Jaroussky – La Voix Des Rêves

72 70 06 Dany Brillant – Viens A Saint-Germain

73 74 107 Adele – 19

74 NE 01 Various Artists – Plus De Hits 2012

75 NE 01 Cody Chesnutt – Landing On A Hundred

76 77 10 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2012 Vol. 2

77 59 150 Muse – The Resistance

78 52 06 Cecilia Bartoli – Mission

79 65 06 Sinik – La Plume Et Le Poignard

80 67 49 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love

81 73 05 Alexandre Tharaud – Boeuf Sur Le Toit

82 64 08 Guy Marchand – Chansons De Ma Jeunesse

83 41 02 Swedish House Mafia – Until Now

84 79 25 Gossip – A Joyful Noise

85 62 03 Raggasonic – Raggasonic 3

86 99 60 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89

87 NE 01 Guédon, Laviso, St Prix – Kaladjazz

88 NE 01 Mike Brant – Eternel

89 90 06 Green Day – ¡Uno!

90 94 50 Rihanna – Talk That Talk

91 78 07 Oxmo Puccino – Roi Sans Carrosse

92 80 02 Various Artists – Danse Avec Les Stars

93 82 04 Zifou – Zifou 2 Dingue

94 NE 01 Cradle Of Filth – The Manticore And Other Horrors

95 100 14 Various Artists – NRJ Extravadance 2012 Vol. 2

96 162 23 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave

97 95 87 Selah Sue – Selah Sue

98 83 07 Bénabar – Bien L’Bonsoir M’sieurs-Dames

99 85 08 Wax Tailor – Dusty Rainbow From The Dark

100 104 09 Khaled – C’Est La Vie

101 123 04 Various Artists – Best Of Bond

102 113 37 Gotye – Making Mirrors

103 103 07 Michael Jackson – Bad 25

104 86 40 Youssoupha – Noir D****

105 106 05 Mathieu Boogaerts – Mathieu Boogaerts

106 NE 01 Concrete Knives – Be Your Own King

107 98 02 Various Artists – Latino Fitness Club

108 71 05 Mireille Mathieu – Chante Piaf [2012]

109 129 116 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Ecole Des Points Vitaux

110 NE 01 Calvin Harris – 18 Months

111 108 04 Various Artists – 100 Bombes Dancefloor 2012-2013

112 88 07 Various Artists – Collection Digistar

113 112 09 Mark Knopfler – Privateering

114 57 02 Kendrick Lamar – Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City

115 101 05 Lescop – Lescop

116 NE 01 Manu Katché – Manu Katché

117 NE 01 Medine – Made In

118 72 04 Baptiste Giabiconi – Oxygen

119 NE 01 Sandra – Stay In Touch

120 148 09 Kenza Farah – 4 Love

121 NE 01 Kamelot – Silverthorn

122 84 03 Bat For Lashes – The Haunted Man

123 87 02 Lang Lang – The Chopin Album

124 174 10 Various Artists – La Magie De Disney (The Magic Of Disney)

125 RE 26 Michel Berger – Pour Me Comprendre

126 159 15 Queen – The Platinum Collection – Greatest Hits I, II & III

127 116 05 Various Artists – Fun Remix Club Winter 2012 Vol. 2

128 125 10 Superbus – Sunset

129 109 08 ZZ Top – La Futura

130 75 02 Pauline Croze – Le Prix De L’Eden

131 115 05 Various Artists – Hits And Dance 2012 (Volume 2)

132 NE 01 Antoine – Demain Loin

133 141 03 La Troupe De Salut Les Copains – Salut Les Copains, Le Spectacle Musical

134 127 56 Cliff Martinez – Drive

135 NE 01 Skye – Back To Now

136 110 04 Beth Hart – Bang Bang Boom Boom

137 121 08 Emily Loizeau – Mothers & Tygers

138 66 03 Ben Harper – By My Side

139 122 07 Alexis HK – Le Dernier Présent

140 179 07 Various Artists – Princesses : Les Plus Belles Chansons (2012 Version)

141 131 09 Eiffel – Foule Monstre

142 128 09 Cat Power – Sun

143 120 03 Patricia Petibon – Nouveau Monde

144 126 07 Breakbot – By Your Side

145 NE 01 ABBA – The Essential Collection

146 117 16 Francis Cabrel – L’Essentiel 1977-2007

147 61 02 Peter Gabriel – So

148 142 03 Samson François – Cinquante Nuances De Grey – L’Album Classique

149 134 40 Bob Marley & The Wailers – Legend

150 144 07 Arno – Future Vintage

151 92 58 Orelsan – Le Chant Des Sirènes

152 93 02 Gary Clark Jr. – Blak And Blu

153 130 08 Bob Dylan – Tempest

154 58 02 Stone Sour – House Of Gold & Bones Part 1

155 138 07 Various Artists – Double Dancefloor 2012 Vol. 2

156 111 11 Chilly Gonzales – Solo Piano II

157 RE 03 Amélie Les Crayons – Jusqu’A La Mer

158 155 100 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne

159 135 47 Camille – Ilo Veyou

160 184 30 Claude François – Best Of

161 118 36 Lucenzo – Emigrante Del Mundo

162 105 25 M83 – Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming

163 140 18 Various Artists – NRJ Summer Hits Only 2012

164 89 190 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black

165 198 03 Django Reinhardt – Swing De Paris

166 139 20 Didier Barbelivien – Best Of 3 CD

167 149 04 Les Ogres De Barback – La Fabrique A Chansons

168 NE 01 Various Artists – I Love 80’s – Gold Metal Box

169 102 05 John Mamann – John Mamann

170 NE 01 Various Artists – Vive Les Années 80

171 172 27 Norah Jones – Little Broken Hearts

172 RE 19 Justin Bieber – Believe

173 154 09 Two Door Cinema Club – Beacon

174 114 03 Kiss – Monster

175 97 106 Michael Jackson – Thriller

176 146 04 Tame Impala – Lonerism

177 NE 01 Bastian Baker – Tomorrow May Not Be Better

178 158 10 Various Artists – Nova Tunes 2.6

179 157 05 DJ Mam’s – Fiesta Buena

180 153 39 Skip The Use – Can Be Late

181 147 09 Alex Clare – The Lateness Of The Hour

182 RE 29 Les Enfoirés – Le Bal Des Enfoirés 2012

183 RE 68 The xx – xx

184 RE 52 Cœur De Pirate – Blonde

185 136 121 Muse – Black Holes & Revelations

186 91 03 Sophie Hunger – The Danger Of Light

187 188 10 Archive – With Us Until You’re Dead

188 150 140 Muse – Absolution

189 NE 01 Various Artists – Rap RnB 2013

190 195 48 Bénabar – Les Bénéfices Du Doute

191 RE 03 Various Artists – La Plus Grande Soirée 80’s 2012

192 191 81 Brigitte – Et Vous, Tu M’Aimes ?

193 164 12 Dead Can Dance – Anastasis

194 RE 06 Amy Winehouse – The Album Collection

195 173 29 The Doors – The Very Best Of

196 RE 129 Zaz – Zaz

197 190 22 Queen – Greatest Hits

198 183 08 Various Artists – Fun Club 2012 Vol. 2

199 NE 01 Meek Mill – Dreams And Nightmares

200 RE 22 Coldplay – Viva La Vida / X&Y