Week Ending 9th March 2014 / Albums Chart

There is a new Number One on this week’s French albums chart, as G I R L debuts at the top for Pharrell Williams with 55,959 copies sold. His only previous solo set In My Mind peaked at 29 in July 2006. As a member of N.E.R.D., he charted with Fly Or Die (number 31 in March 2004), Seeing Sounds (number 45 in June 2008), and Nothing (number 43 in November 2010).

Indila‘s Mini World moves down one place at two in its second week inside the ten best-sellers (27,500 sales / -32%). In its 29th week on the chart (all of them inside the top four), Racine Carrée slips one at number three for Stromae (22,140 sales / -12%), the album has sold 1,488,509 copies so far.

Random Access Memories is also down one place at four for Daft Punk in its 20th week in the top 10 (17,307 sales / -4%). Maître Gims falls one at number five with Subliminal in his 31st week inside the top 10 (16,500 sales / +1%). Tony Carreira‘s Nos Fiançailles, France / Portugal moves back up six places at six to spend a third week inside the ten best-sellers (8,600 sales / +13%).

As a new edition of his album was released last week, Kaaris climbs a massive 68 places at seven with Or Noir Part II in his 20th week inside the top 250 (8,400 sales). Or Noir debuted and peaked at number three in October. In its second week on the chart, the compilation NRJ Snow Hits 2014 is up one at number eight. If You Wait falls three places at nine for London Grammar in its second week in the top 10. Florent Pagny is a non-mover at number ten with Vieillir Avec Toi in his 18th week inside the top 10.

Three albums drop out of the top 10 this week. Last week’s new entry at number five, Team BS‘ eponymous album moves down to twelve. Dans Ma Paranoïa falls nine at number 16 for Jul in its second week on the chart (4,900 sales / -42%). Skip The Use are down 16 places at 24 with Little Armageddon in their second week in the top 250.

In her 27th week on the chart, Tal is back up ten at number eleven with A L’Infini, the album peaked at three in September (6,000 sales). Transe-Lucide is the third top 20 LP for Disiz, as it debuts at number 14 (5,300 sales). Extra-Lucide was at six in November 2012, and Le Poisson Rouge (as Disiz La Peste) reached number five in October 2000. Lea Michele is new at 15 with Louder (4,919 sales).

Some albums are back up the chart as you can find them at €9.99 : in its 50th week inside the 250 best-sellers, the musical Robin Des Bois moves up 23 at number 17 (4,900 sales). Génération Goldman Vol. 2 jumps from 42 to number 18 in its 28th week on the chart (4,600 sales), Génération Goldman climbs a massive 68 places at 34 in its 68th week in the top 250. Unorthodox Jukebox is up six at number 19 for Bruno Mars in its 65th week on the chart.

Luis moves up 14 places at 23 for Vincent Niclo in its 24th week inside the top 250, the LP debuted and peaked at number three in October. The compilation M6 Teen Hits 2014 enters at 26. Alphabête is new at number 30 for Al.Hy. Ophélie Moisan (her real name) was a finalist on the first edition of “The Voice” in 2012. Rick Ross debuts at 52 with Mastermind. His last album God Forgives, I Don’t reached number 29 in August 2012.

Have a very good week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 NE 01 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
02 01 02 Indila – Mini World
03 02 29 Stromae – Racine Carrée
04 03 42 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
05 04 42 Maître Gims – Subliminal
06 12 04 Tony Carreira – Nos Fiançailles, France / Portugal
07 75 20 Kaaris – Or Noir Part II
08 09 02 Various Artists – NRJ Snow Hits 2014
09 06 26 London Grammar – If You Wait
10 10 18 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
11 21 27 Tal – A L’Infini
12 05 02 Team BS – Team BS
13 13 05 Various Artists – NRJ 200% Hits 2014
14 NE 01 Disiz – Transe-Lucide
15 NE 01 Lea Michele – Louder
16 07 02 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
17 40 50 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
18 42 28 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
19 25 65 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
20 16 05 FAUVE – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
21 15 44 Zaz – Recto Verso
22 11 02 Amel Bent – Instinct
23 37 24 Vincent Niclo – Luis
24 08 02 Skip The Use – Little Armageddon
25 14 20 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
26 NE 01 Various Artists – M6 Teen Hits 2014
27 17 02 Lindsey Stirling – Lindsey Stirling
28 20 08 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
29 22 14 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
30 NE 01 Al.Hy – Alphabête
31 18 19 Julien Doré – Løve
32 26 39 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
33 23 23 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
34 102 68 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
35 32 14 Various Artists – We Love Disney
36 19 105 Stromae – Cheese
37 34 42 Les Stentors – Une Histoire De France
38 47 25 Avicii – True
39 30 14 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition
40 24 02 Various Artists – Party Fun 2014
41 45 15 One Direction – Midnight Memories
42 29 14 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
43 NE 01 Various Artists – H1ts 2014 Vol. 2
44 41 08 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2014
45 28 02 Various Artists – Virgin Radio 2014
46 38 20 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen
47 64 49 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
48 43 13 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
49 31 23 Lorde – Pure Heroine
50 39 05 Various Artists – Fun Remix Club Winter 2014
51 33 05 MIKA – 3 CD Originaux : Life In Cartoon Motion / The Boy Who Knew Too Much / The Origin Of Love
52 NE 01 Rick Ross – Mastermind
53 103 03 Claude Nougaro – Best Of
54 60 20 James Blunt – Moon Landing
55 53 16 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
56 49 11 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2014
57 57 15 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
58 54 20 Katy Perry – Prism
59 35 03 Têtes Raides – Terriens
60 78 45 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
61 46 04 Mister You – Le Prince
62 50 37 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
63 92 32 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
64 68 13 Jean-Jacques Debout – Les Chansons Des Guingettes
65 51 42 FAUVE – Blizzard EP
66 48 16 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
67 27 02 Danakil – Entre Les Lignes
68 44 18 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
69 70 25 Grégoire – Les Roses De Mon Silence
70 61 42 Texas – The Conversation
71 52 16 Détroit – Horizons
72 62 03 Various Artists – 100 Dance 2014
73 79 08 The Shin Sekaï – The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2
74 77 08 OneRepublic – Native
75 132 27 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
76 NE 01 Various Artists – Chanter Pour Celles
77 66 16 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan & Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
78 72 163 Adele – 21
79 76 09 La Rue Kétanou – Allons Voir
80 83 67 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
81 58 08 Bruce Springsteen – High Hopes
82 56 43 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
83 73 14 Muse – Live At Rome Olympic Stadium
84 89 26 Arctic Monkeys – AM
85 63 103 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
86 59 03 Miloš Karadaglic – Aranjuez
87 129 39 Joyce Jonathan – Caractère
88 87 77 P!nk – The Truth About Love
89 55 06 Cascadeur – Ghost Surfer
90 65 19 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
91 125 02 Michel Leeb – Repères
92 NE 01 L’Arpeggiata / Christina Pluhar – Music For A While – Improvisations On Purcell
93 156 25 Lynda Lemay – Feutres Et Pastels
94 80 23 Agnes Obel – Aventine
95 NE 01 Merzhin – Des Heures A La Seconde
96 88 08 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2014
97 97 05 Various Artists – 40 Tubes 2014
98 36 02 Beck – Morning Phase
99 90 03 Tom Odell – Long Way Down
100 NE 01 Various Artists – Chérie Pop Love Music 2014
101 85 18 Céline Dion – Loved Me Back To Life
102 111 13 Mylène Farmer – Timeless 2013
103 138 18 Eddy Mitchell – Héros
104 NE 01 Various Artists – Latina Party
105 82 18 HollySiz – My Name Is
106 136 22 Miley Cyrus – Bangerz
107 101 05 Within Temptation – Hydra
108 99 16 Shaka Ponk – Geeks On Stage
109 135 18 Sexion D’Assaut – Best Of
110 NE 01 Daphné – La Fauve
111 107 18 James Arthur – James Arthur
112 127 18 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
113 67 02 Various Artists – FG Deep House
114 84 110 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
115 81 04 Various Artists – Nova Tunes 2.9
116 106 06 Coeur De Pirate – Trauma
117 146 31 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
118 86 56 Indochine – Black City Parade
119 131 17 Lady Gaga – ARTPOP
120 74 70 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
121 133 60 Booba – Futur 2.0
122 NE 01 Various Artists – ELLE – It Songs Collection : Sound Of Spring
123 113 129 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
124 105 05 John Butler Trio – Flesh + Blood
125 110 17 Various Artists – Le Soldat Rose 2
126 109 20 Frédéric François – Amor Latino
127 91 196 Zaz – Zaz
128 94 06 Ásgeir – In The Silence
129 93 50 Lilly Wood And The Prick – The Fight
130 134 60 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist
131 120 22 Aldebert – Enfantillages 2
132 145 13 Various Artists – Skyrock 2014 Volume 1
133 117 06 Dionysos – Jack Et La Mécanique Du Coeur
134 137 127 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
135 121 03 Claudio Abbado – Mozart : Piano Concerto No. 25 In C Major K 503
136 142 09 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2014
137 151 04 Temples – Sun Structures
138 112 16 Vitaa – Ici Et Maintenant
139 124 126 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
140 108 51 Woodkid – The Golden Age
141 140 06 Various Artists – Hits Winter 2014
142 69 02 Elisa Tovati – Cabine 23
143 114 24 Birdy – Fire Within
144 NE 01 Pink Martini & The Von Trapps – Dream A Little Dream
145 98 75 Muse – The 2nd Law
146 119 05 As Animals – As Animals
147 100 61 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
148 NE 01 Michel Petrucciani – This Is Michel Petrucciani
149 95 02 Arthur Beatrice – Working Out
150 161 17 De Palmas – De Palmas
151 104 06 Richard Clayderman – Romantique
152 209 50 Vigon Bamy Jay – Les Soul Men
153 147 18 Frank Michael – Encore Quelques Mots D’Amour
154 150 15 La Femme – Psycho Tropical Berlin
155 148 15 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love Live
156 128 22 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
157 71 02 The Notwist – Close To The Glass
158 NE 01 Various Artists – Génération 80-90 2014
159 NE 01 Nick Waterhouse – Holly
160 143 45 Kavinsky – Outrun
161 192 102 Nirvana – Nevermind
162 194 19 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
163 152 04 Tinariwen – Emmaar
164 96 97 Birdy – Birdy
165 118 05 Breton – War Room Stories
166 163 47 Various Artists – Thérèse / Vivre D’Amour
167 RE 84 Les Stentors – Voyage En France
168 154 02 John McLaughlin – Friday Night In San Francisco
169 116 102 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée
170 169 15 Corneille – Entre Nord Et Sud
171 183 04 Various Artists – Tropical Love
172 157 118 Daft Punk – Discovery
173 122 150 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
174 167 19 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
175 219 15 Yves Jamait – Amor Fati
176 187 23 Franz Ferdinand – Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action
177 181 109 One Direction – Up All Night
178 NE 01 Various Artists – CDthèque Warner
179 222 13 Jason Derulo – Tattoos
180 221 101 Metronomy – The English Riviera
181 199 02 Ólafur Arnalds – Broadchurch
182 155 58 Asaf Avidan – Different Pulses
183 220 24 Rohff – P.D.R.G. (Pouvoir – Danger – Respect & Game)
184 166 06 Oldelaf – Dimanche
185 170 69 One Direction – Take Me Home
186 NE 01 Cécile Corbel – Terre Des Ours (Bande Originale Du Film)
187 208 11 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Winter 2014
188 218 16 IAM – IAM
189 130 83 Skip The Use – Can Be Late
190 202 12 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2014
191 198 20 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
192 174 20 Yodelice – Square Eyes
193 180 25 Placebo – Loud Like Love
194 RE 42 Joe Dassin – Eternel…
195 168 09 Yoann Freget – Quelques Heures Avec Moi
196 158 47 Depeche Mode – Delta Machine
197 210 47 Alex Hepburn – Together Alone
198 225 13 The Broken Circle Breakdown Bluegrass Band – The Broken Circle Breakdown (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
199 185 58 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
200 153 50 David Bowie – The Next Day
201 NE 01 Claude Nougaro – Quand Le Jazz Est Là
202 197 04 Pigalle – T’Inquiète
203 RE 76 Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge – Opéra Rouge
204 186 87 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien !
205 201 03 HK – Les Déserteurs
206 179 03 Jonas Kaufmann – Schubert : Winterreise
207 RE 27 Jean-Jacques Debout – Sous Le Soleil Des Guinguettes
208 RE 76 Dr. Dre – 2001
209 RE 20 Thirty Seconds To Mars – Love Lust Faith + Dreams
210 205 03 Sean Paul – Full Frequency
211 RE 10 Motörhead – Aftershock
212 193 18 Luciano Pavarotti – Pavarotti Les 50 Triomphes
213 171 76 C2C – Tetra
214 RE 07 Various Artists – Un Hiver D’Enfer 2014
215 RE 13 Patrice – The Rising Of The Son
216 NE 01 Bob Dylan – The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration
217 176 07 Ennio Morricone – L’Essentiel
218 RE 05 Various Artists – Nuits De Folie Années 80
219 247 02 Arthur Rubinstein – Chopin Nocturnes
220 160 67 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau
221 139 02 Atef – Perfect Stranger
222 RE 10 Various Artists – 100 Le Son Dancefloor
223 248 14 Vincent Delerm – Les Amants Parallèles
224 RE 02 Liz McComb – Brassland
225 NE 01 Claude Nougaro – Nougaro In Paris
226 232 13 Serge Lama – La Balade Du Poète/50 Ans D’Encre & De Projecteurs
227 241 14 Pierre Perret – L’Age De Pierre
228 RE 98 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat
229 178 16 Drake – Nothing Was The Same
230 RE 06 Various Artists – Latina Fever 2014
231 RE 11 Winston McAnuff & Fixi – A New Day
232 207 70 Keen’V – La Vie Est Belle
233 149 244 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
234 RE 07 Keziah Jones – Captain Rugged
235 216 56 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
236 184 92 The Black Keys – El Camino
237 165 143 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
238 RE 03 Glenn Gould – This Is Glenn Gould – Story Of A Genius
239 213 07 Kid Ink – My Own Lane
240 239 03 Tagada Jones – Dissident
241 229 22 Ayo – Ticket To The World
242 175 72 Lou Doillon – Places
243 NE 01 Therion – Adulruna Rediviva And Beyond
244 141 02 Major Lazer – Apocalypse Soon
245 238 09 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Toujours Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien
246 NE 01 Various Artists – Diving For Pearls – 30 Years Of Fire Records
247 212 22 Juliette – Nour
248 191 88 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
249 177 02 Peter Peter – Une Version Améliorée De La Tristesse
250 NE 01 Loreena McKennitt – The Journey So Far – The Best Of + CD Live