Week Ending 16th December 2012 / Albums Chart

In its fourth week in the top 10, “Génération Goldman” is back at the top of the French albums chart as it’s up one place (91,376 sales / +17%). The album entered at number one three weeks ago, it has sold 298,950 copies so far. It’s a very week also for Céline Dion who climbs one at number two with “Sans Attendre” (77,835 sales / +19%), it has sold 380,286 copies in its six weeks in the top 10.

Last week’s number one, Mylène Farmer‘s “Monkey Me” is down to number three in its second week in the top 10 (65,971 sales / -55%). There is no move at number four for Johnny Hallyday with “L’Attente” in his fifth week in the top 10 (52,041 sales / +30%), the album has sold 288,524 copies so far.

Nolwenn Leroy stays at five with “O Filles De L’Eau” (39,288 sales / +15%), the album has sold 114,769 copies in its three weeks in the top 10. “Lequel De Nous” is still at number six for Patrick Bruel in its third week in the top 10 (36,588 sales / +12%), it was number one two weeks ago and has sold 128,831 copies so far.

The highest new entry of the week is for Bruno Mars with “Unorthodox Jukebox” at number seven (25,920 sales). It’s his first top 10 album as “Doo-Wops & Hooligans” reached number 13 in July 2011. Rihanna is down one place at eight with “Unapologetic” (25,456 sales / +15%), the album has sold 105,540 copies in its four weeks in the top 10.

In its ninth week in the top 10, Muse‘s “The 2nd Law” is up one at number nine (24,825 sales). Tal climbs one place at ten with “Le Droit De Rêver” in her third week in the top 10 (23,356 sales / +46%), the album reached number seven in March.

Two albums drop out of the top 10 this week. In his 39th week in the top 200, M. Pokora slips three at number 11 with “A La Poursuite Du Bonheur”, the album reached number two and spent nine weeks in the top 10. After seven weeks in the top 10, Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge fall seven places at 16 with “Opéra Rouge”.

In her 33rd week on the chart, Birdy is back up seven at number 13 (20,948 sales), “Birdy” was number five in June. Adele‘s “21” climbs five places at 17 in its 99th (!) week in the top 200 (18,724 sales), it was number one for 21 weeks from June 2011 to March 2012.

“Solide” is new at number 45 for Sheila, it’s her first studio album since 2002 when “Seulement Pour Toi” reached number 47 in September. Howard Shore is also new at 56 with the soundtrack of “The Hobbit : An Unexpected Journey”.

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Top 200 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 02 04 Various Artists – Génération Goldman

02 03 06 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre

03 01 02 Mylène Farmer – Monkey Me

04 04 05 Johnny Hallyday – L’Attente

05 05 03 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau

06 06 03 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous

07 NE 01 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox

08 07 04 Rihanna – Unapologetic

09 10 11 Muse – The 2nd Law

10 11 39 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver

11 08 39 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur

12 13 41 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée

13 20 33 Birdy – Birdy

14 15 04 Coldplay – Live 2012

15 12 05 M – Il

16 09 13 Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge – Opéra Rouge

17 22 99 Adele – 21

18 14 02 Olivia Ruiz – Le Calme Et La Tempête

19 17 05 One Direction – Take Me Home

20 18 25 Shy’m – Caméléon

21 23 40 Emeli Sandé – Our Version Of Events

22 25 08 Francis Cabrel – Vise Le Ciel

23 19 04 Led Zeppelin – Celebration Day

24 27 12 Garou – Rhythm And Blues

25 26 04 Jean-Louis Aubert – Live = Vivant

26 21 03 Alicia Keys – Girl On Fire

27 30 08 Florent Pagny – Gracias A La Vida

28 16 03 Booba – Futur

29 29 31 Les Stentors – Voyage En France

30 28 02 Serge Lama – La Balade Du Poète

31 32 06 Patricia Kaas – Kaas Chante Piaf

32 31 06 Françoise Hardy – L’Amour Fou

33 33 46 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die

34 35 04 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée A Bercy

35 36 15 Lou Doillon – Places

36 34 04 AC/DC – Live At River Plate

37 37 37 1789, Les Amants De La Bastille – 1789, Les Amants De La Bastille

38 42 15 C2C – Tetra

39 40 11 Diana Krall – Glad Rag Doll

40 41 08 Amaury Vassili – Una Parte Di Me

41 48 07 Philippe Jaroussky – La Voix Des Rêves

42 66 25 Maroon 5 – Overexposed

43 38 03 Julien Clerc – Symphonique : A L’Opéra National De Paris – Palais Garnier

44 39 03 Cali – Vernet Les Bains

45 NE 01 Sheila – Solide

46 69 02 André Rieu – Joyeux Noël

47 43 13 P!nk – The Truth About Love

48 47 14 Marc Lavoine – Je Descends Du Singe

49 24 02 Keny Arkana – Tout Tourne Autour Du Soleil

50 54 21 Keen’V – La Vie Est Belle

51 51 25 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies… & Friends

52 50 12 BB Brunes – Long Courrier

53 52 63 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks

54 44 06 Robbie Williams – Take The Crown

55 45 03 Eros Ramazzotti – Noi

56 NE 01 Howard Shore – The Hobbit : An Unexpected Journey

57 53 06 Benjamin Biolay – Vengeance

58 59 08 Fabrice Luchini – Variations

59 49 05 Circus – Circus

60 55 05 Enrico Macias – Venez Tous Mes Amis !

61 57 16 Tryo – Ladilafé

62 58 13 Mika – The Origin Of Love

63 NE 01 Green Day – ¡Tré!

64 63 93 Selah Sue – Selah Sue

65 71 06 Ibrahim Maalouf – Wind

66 61 09 Véronique Jannot – Tout Doux

67 72 60 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto

68 NE 01 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat Ultimate

69 64 29 Melody Gardot – The Absence

70 60 09 Placido Domingo – Songs

71 56 13 Jenifer – L’Amour Et Moi

72 68 13 Carly Rae Jepsen – Kiss

73 73 08 Stephan Eicher – L’Envolée

74 62 13 Saez – Messina

75 65 04 Amy Winehouse – At The BBC

76 67 84 Brigitte – Et Vous, Tu M’Aimes ?

77 80 03 Roberto Alagna – Pasión Live

78 78 55 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love

79 70 45 One Direction – Up All Night

80 74 06 Lilly Wood & The Prick – The Fight

81 81 08 Raphaël – Super-Welter

82 92 04 Salvatore Adamo – La Grande Roue

83 76 07 Bastian Baker – Tomorrow May Not Be Better

84 77 12 Dany Brillant – Viens A Saint-Germain

85 89 08 Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine – Homo Plebis Ultimae Tour

86 84 22 fun. – Some Nights

87 83 68 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat

88 46 02 Zaho – Contagieuse

89 93 29 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave

90 91 49 The Black Keys – El Camino

91 102 11 Alexandre Tharaud – Boeuf Sur Le Toit

92 97 55 Chimène Badi – Gospel & Soul

93 99 12 Cecilia Bartoli – Mission

94 95 122 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Ecole Des Points Vitaux

95 94 31 Gossip – A Joyful Noise

96 75 04 Pitbull – Global Warming

97 96 25 Linkin Park – Living Things

98 87 07 Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Psychedelic Pill

99 88 10 La Compagnie Créole – En Bonne Compagnie

100 86 14 Various Artists – Stars 80 – La Compilation

101 79 06 Mister You – MDR 2

102 98 43 Gotye – Making Mirrors

103 106 14 The xx – Coexist

104 104 86 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans

105 101 07 Daphné – Treize Chansons De Barbara

106 108 38 Frank Michael – Romantique

107 110 60 Thomas Dutronc – Silence On Tourne, On Tourne En Rond

108 90 05 Soundtrack – The Twilight Saga : Breaking Dawn Part 2

109 85 02 Wiz Khalifa – O.N.I.F.C.

110 100 06 Taylor Swift – Red

111 103 56 Rihanna – Talk That Talk

112 127 13 Bénabar – Bien L’Bonsoir M’sieurs-Dames

113 114 13 Michael Jackson – Bad 25

114 116 07 Erik Truffaz Quartet – El Tiempo De La Revolucion

115 112 07 Stéphan Rizon – From Mars With Love

116 164 51 Bénabar – Les Bénéfices Du Doute

117 122 16 Superbus – Sunset

118 107 62 Cliff Martinez – Drive

119 132 32 Les Enfoirés – Le Bal Des Enfoirés 2012

120 111 05 Green Day – ¡Dos!

121 118 41 Amy Winehouse – Lioness : Hidden Treasures

122 105 06 Sultan – Des Jours Meilleurs

123 124 05 Roseaux – Roseaux

124 109 15 Kenza Farah – 4 Love

125 117 07 Shy’m – L’Intégrale

126 140 12 Green Day – ¡Uno!

127 120 03 Barbara – Une Femme Qui Chante

128 131 64 Orelsan – Le Chant Des Sirènes

129 135 14 Wax Tailor – Dusty Rainbow From The Dark

130 141 23 Justin Bieber – Believe

131 144 81 Les Prêtres – Gloria

132 129 06 Angus Stone – Broken Brights

133 128 13 Oxmo Puccino – Roi Sans Carrosse

134 130 05 Michèle Torr – Chanter C’Est Prier

135 113 05 China Moses – Crazy Blues

136 173 132 Zaz – Zaz

137 125 09 Frère Alessandro – La Voix D’Assise

138 161 32 Dominique A – Vers Les Lueurs

139 119 05 Salif Keita – Talé

140 123 07 Disiz – Extra-Lucide

141 133 11 Mireille Mathieu – Chante Piaf [2012]

142 138 15 Mark Knopfler – Privateering

143 151 44 Skip The Use – Can Be Late

144 174 50 Camille – Ilo Veyou

145 194 10 Alexis HK – Le Dernier Présent

146 126 12 Sinik – La Plume Et Le Poignard

147 145 09 La Troupe De Salut Les Copains – Salut Les Copains, Le Spectacle Musical

148 171 11 Lescop – Lescop

149 121 04 Joe Cocker – Fire It Up

150 148 07 Thomas Newman – Skyfall

151 142 65 Irma – Letter To The Lord

152 137 10 Amy Winehouse – The Album Collection

153 149 07 Lang Lang – The Chopin Album

154 177 38 Roberto Alagna – Pasión

155 RE 36 Julien Clerc – Fou Peut-Etre

156 162 78 Imany – The Shape Of A Broken Heart

157 146 05 Vitalic – Rave Age

158 152 26 Yannick Noah – Hommage

159 150 56 Cœur De Pirate – Blonde

160 139 04 The Pogues – In Paris – 30th Anniversary Concert At The Olympia

161 168 41 Amel Bent – Délit Mineur

162 158 13 Arno – Future Vintage

163 RE 51 Gérard Lenorman – Duos De Mes Chansons

164 189 22 Ibrahim Maalouf – Diagnostic

165 166 08 Les Ogres De Barback – La Fabrique A Chansons

166 179 11 Mathieu Boogaerts – Mathieu Boogaerts

167 165 09 Seal – Soul / Seal IV

168 160 07 Théodore, Paul & Gabriel – Please Her, Please Him

169 147 27 Nicki Minaj – Pink Friday – Roman Reloaded

170 134 04 Guizmo – C’Est Tout

171 156 08 Swedish House Mafia – Until Now

172 188 41 Pink Floyd – The Wall

173 187 13 Emily Loizeau – Mothers & Tygers

174 184 14 Chilly Gonzales – Solo Piano II

175 154 23 Zaz – Sans Tsu Tsou Live Tour

176 159 74 LMFAO – Sorry For Party Rocking

177 185 02 Ballaké Sissoko – At Peace

178 143 10 Beth Hart – Bang Bang Boom Boom

179 181 14 Guy Marchand – Chansons De Ma Jeunesse

180 155 19 Florent Pagny – Ma Liberté De Chanter – Live Acoustic

181 NE 01 Joyce DiDonato – Drama Queens

182 172 13 Breakbot – By Your Side

183 153 15 Khaled – C’Est La Vie

184 RE 04 Niro – Paraplégique

185 RE 06 Django Reinhardt – Swing De Paris

186 115 02 Ke$ha – Warrior

187 186 39 La Grande Sophie – La Place Du Fantôme

188 157 03 M. Pokora – Mise A Jour / MP3

189 198 29 M83 – Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming

190 RE 05 Patricia Petibon – Nouveau Monde

191 191 06 Hélène Grimaud & Sol Gabetta – Duo

192 199 15 Dead Can Dance – Anastasis

193 RE 15 Pink Floyd – The Dark Side Of The Moon

194 RE 02 Nathalie Stutzmann – Bach – Une Cantate Imaginaire

195 163 06 Ne-Yo – R.E.D.

196 RE 39 Lucenzo – Emigrante Del Mundo

197 175 14 ZZ Top – La Futura

198 169 08 Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d. city

199 RE 03 Max Emanuel Cencic – Vinci Lartaserse

200 NE 01 Ablaye Cissoko / Volker Goetze – Amanké Dionti