Week Ending 23rd March 2014 / Albums Chart

Unsurprisingly Les Enfoirés spend a second consecutive week at the top of the French albums chart with Bon Anniversaire Les Enfoirés (98,728 sales / -4%),. The new LP has sold 201,736 copies so far, it’s a lot less than the 268,480 copies sold by La Boîte A Musique Des Enfoirés in its first two weeks on the chart last year.

Shaka Ponk get this week’s highest new entry at number two with The White Pixel Ape (Smoking Isolate To Keep In Shape) with 24,527 sales. It’s their first top 10 album, and their third top 20 as The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks peaked at 14 in July 2012, and the live LP Geeks On Stage reached number twelve in November 2013.

Indila stays at three with Mini World (18,712 sales / -16%), the album has sold 108,927 copies in its four weeks inside the top 10. There is no change at number four for Stromae‘s Racine Carrée (17,360 sales / -15%). In its 31 weeks on the chart (all of them in the top four), the LP has sold 1,526,186 copies.

G I R L falls three places at five for Pharrell Williams in its third week inside the ten best-sellers (14,700 sales / -36%). In its 22nd week in the top 10, Daft Punk‘s Random Access Memories is down one at number six (9,900 sales / -24%). Maître Gims also slips one place at seven with Subliminal in his 33rd week inside the top 10 (9,800 sales / -18%).

There is no change at number eight for Florent Pagny with Vieillir Avec Toi which spends its 20th week in the top 10. If You Wait doesn’t move at nine for London Grammar in its fourth week inside the ten best-selling LPs.

Kylie Minogue debuts at ten with Kiss Me Once (6,420 sales), it’s her second top 10 album in France after Aphrodite which debuted and peaked at number three in July 2010 with around 6,300 physical copies sold.

Two albums drop out of the top 10 this week. In his fourth week on the chart, Jul slips two places at twelve with Dans Ma Paranoïa. Last week’s new entry at number seven, Love Letters moves down to 13 for Metronomy (4,500 sales / -56%).

The compilation NRJ Hit Music Only 2014 is new at number eleven. Symphonica enters at 15 for George Michael (4,300 sales), he got a Number One album with Older which spends two weeks at the top in May 1996. Emilie Simon gets a third top 20 album as Mue debuts at number 16 (4,200 sales). Végétal peaked at eleven in March 2006, and The Big Machine reached number eight in September 2009.

In its 27th week on the chart, Avicii‘s True climbs seven places at 18, the album was number eight in September. The compilation Fun Dancefloor Spring 2014 is a new entry at 19. Pascal Obispo moves up 14 places at 22 with Le Grand Amour in his 16th week inside the top 250. In its 17th week on the chart, Baron Samedi jumps from 44 to number 28 for Bernard Lavilliers, the album debuted and peaked at five in December.

The Pretty Reckless get their first top 50 LP in France, as Going To Hell debuts at number 46 (2,000 sales). Light Me Up reached number 167 in March 2011. La Somone is Ycare‘s third top 50 album, it enters at 47 (2,000 sales). Au Bord Du Monde was number 21 in July 2009, and Lumière Noire peaked at 30 in June 2011.

In its second week inside the 250 best-sellers, Supermodel jumps from 237 to number 51 for Foster The People. They reached number 29 in January 2012 with Torches. Skrillex enters at 57 with Recess. Piano Ombre is new at number 65 for François And The Atlas Mountains.

Have a very good week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

 

01 01 02 Les Enfoirés – Bon Anniversaire Les Enfoirés
02 NE 01 Shaka Ponk – The White Pixel Ape (Smoking Isolate To Keep In Shape)
03 03 04 Indila – Mini World
04 04 31 Stromae – Racine Carrée
05 02 03 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
06 05 44 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
07 06 44 Maître Gims – Subliminal
08 08 20 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
09 09 28 London Grammar – If You Wait
10 NE 01 Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once
11 NE 01 Various Artists – NRJ Hit Music Only 2014
12 10 04 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
13 07 02 Metronomy – Love Letters
14 14 29 Tal – A L’Infini
15 NE 01 George Michael – Symphonica
16 NE 01 Emilie Simon – Mue
17 12 06 Tony Carreira – Nos Fiançailles, France / Portugal
18 25 27 Avicii – True
19 NE 01 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Spring 2014
20 13 16 Various Artists – We Love Disney
21 26 07 FAUVE – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
22 36 16 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
23 15 30 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
24 23 46 Zaz – Recto Verso
25 17 04 Team BS – Team BS
26 28 22 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
27 19 52 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
28 44 17 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
29 21 67 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
30 11 04 Various Artists – NRJ Snow Hits 2014
31 16 07 Various Artists – NRJ 200% Hits 2014
32 22 26 Vincent Niclo – Luis
33 24 10 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
34 42 18 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
35 20 02 Jeanne Cherhal – Histoire De J.
36 30 04 Skip The Use – Little Armageddon
37 35 22 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen
38 33 16 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
39 34 41 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
40 37 51 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
41 32 25 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
42 41 47 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
43 39 21 Julien Doré – Løve
44 29 03 Various Artists – M6 Teen Hits 2014
45 31 04 Lindsey Stirling – Lindsey Stirling
46 NE 01 The Pretty Reckless – Going To Hell
47 NE 01 Ycare – La Somone
48 43 107 Stromae – Cheese
49 47 34 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
50 27 22 Kaaris – Or Noir Part II
51 237 02 Foster The People – Supermodel
52 38 70 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
53 63 07 MIKA – 3 CD Originaux : Life In Cartoon Motion / The Boy Who Knew Too Much / The Origin Of Love
54 18 02 Tunisiano – Marqué A Vie
55 61 22 Katy Perry – Prism
56 40 04 Amel Bent – Instinct
57 NE 01 Skrillex – Recess
58 45 44 Les Stentors – Une Histoire De France
59 51 25 Lorde – Pure Heroine
60 49 16 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition
61 59 22 James Blunt – Moon Landing
62 56 15 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
63 55 105 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
64 50 41 Joyce Jonathan – Caractère
65 NE 01 François And The Atlas Mountains – Piano Ombre
66 48 03 Disiz – Transe-Lucide
67 148 02 Le Grand Jojo – Tournée Général !
68 53 04 Various Artists – Party Fun 2014
69 62 39 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
70 70 20 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
71 72 20 Eddy Mitchell – Héros
72 NE 01 Frédéric Lerner – Muzungu L’Homme Blanc
73 54 17 One Direction – Midnight Memories
74 65 04 Various Artists – Virgin Radio 2014
75 80 29 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
76 69 05 Têtes Raides – Terriens
77 66 10 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2014
78 58 03 Various Artists – H1ts 2014 Vol. 2
79 84 44 Texas – The Conversation
80 74 27 Grégoire – Les Roses De Mon Silence
81 83 18 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
82 100 17 La Femme – Psycho Tropical Berlin
83 91 25 Agnes Obel – Aventine
84 67 07 Various Artists – Fun Remix Club Winter 2014
85 76 33 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
86 104 04 Beck – Morning Phase
87 86 18 Détroit – Horizons
88 73 03 Al.Hy – Alphabête
89 64 03 Lea Michele – Louder
90 68 44 FAUVE – Blizzard EP
91 96 45 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
92 60 13 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2014
93 99 11 La Rue Kétanou – Allons Voir
94 137 129 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
95 78 62 Booba – Futur 2.0
96 116 18 Shaka Ponk – Geeks On Stage
97 97 27 Lynda Lemay – Feutres Et Pastels
98 79 06 Mister You – Le Prince
99 85 04 Danakil – Entre Les Lignes
100 93 69 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
101 94 16 Muse – Live At Rome Olympic Stadium
102 90 03 L’Arpeggiata / Christina Pluhar – Music For A While – Improvisations On Purcell
103 81 10 The Shin Sekaï – The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2
104 82 05 Claude Nougaro – Best Of
105 87 52 Vigon Bamy Jay – Les Soul Men
106 92 18 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan & Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
107 113 15 Jean-Jacques Debout – Les Chansons Des Guingettes
108 89 165 Adele – 21
109 88 05 Various Artists – 100 Dance 2014
110 98 21 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
111 110 10 Bruce Springsteen – High Hopes
112 101 10 OneRepublic – Native
113 120 58 Indochine – Black City Parade
114 112 03 Various Artists – CDthèque Warner
115 77 28 Arctic Monkeys – AM
116 182 44 Joe Dassin – Eternel…
117 218 48 Michel Berger – Pour Me Comprendre – Best Of
118 105 20 Sexion D’Assaut – Best Of
119 186 41 The Police – Greatest Hits
120 114 131 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
121 111 05 Tom Odell – Long Way Down
122 57 02 Thomas Azier – Hylas
123 119 15 Mylène Farmer – Timeless 2013
124 107 02 Various Artists – Adagios – Les Plus Belles Musiques Pour Se Ressourcer En Douceur
125 156 19 De Palmas – De Palmas
126 126 20 HollySiz – My Name Is
127 95 24 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
128 RE 11 Luz Casal – Alma
129 71 03 Various Artists – Chanter Pour Celles
130 RE 30 Radiohead – The Best Of
131 123 06 Various Artists – Nova Tunes 2.9
132 103 03 Various Artists – Chérie Pop Love Music 2014
133 130 112 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
134 163 17 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love Live
135 115 198 Zaz – Zaz
136 109 08 Cascadeur – Ghost Surfer
137 106 07 Various Artists – 40 Tubes 2014
138 108 10 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2014
139 158 04 Michel Leeb – Repères
140 157 60 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
141 RE 37 France Gall – Evidemment
142 169 47 Kavinsky – Outrun
143 118 21 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
144 NE 01 Backstreet Boys – In A World Like This
145 140 24 Aldebert – Enfantillages 2
146 139 20 James Arthur – James Arthur
147 132 20 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
148 125 22 Yodelice – Square Eyes
149 128 03 Various Artists – Latina Party
150 46 02 R.E.D.K. – Chant De Vision
151 117 20 Céline Dion – Loved Me Back To Life
152 136 20 Frank Michael – Encore Quelques Mots D’Amour
153 RE 89 NTM – Suprême NTM
154 RE 10 Yoann Fréget – Quelques Heures Avec Moi
155 155 14 Ellie Goulding – Halcyon
156 133 26 Birdy – Fire Within
157 141 07 John Butler Trio – Flesh + Blood
158 142 128 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
159 152 08 Ásgeir – In The Silence
160 145 07 Within Temptation – Hydra
161 129 19 Lady Gaga – ARTPOP
162 153 03 Daphné – La Fauve
163 135 05 Miloš Karadaglic – Aranjuez
164 RE 37 The Doors – The Very Best Of The Doors
165 122 22 Frédéric François – Amor Latino
166 131 79 P!nk – The Truth About Love
167 172 11 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2014
168 RE 67 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
169 151 06 Temples – Sun Structures
170 143 24 Miley Cyrus – Bangerz
171 144 06 Tinariwen – Emmaar
172 159 53 Woodkid – The Golden Age
173 184 21 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
174 162 52 Lilly Wood And The Prick – The Fight
175 124 17 Corneille – Entre Nord Et Sud
176 RE 23 Nirvana – Nirvana
177 121 02 Rufus Wainwright – Vibrate : The Best Of
178 NE 01 Collection En Or@# – Collection En Or@#
179 RE 04 Jacques Brel – Quinze Ans D’Amour
180 127 72 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
181 165 19 Various Artists – Le Soldat Rose 2
182 207 89 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien !
183 166 04 The Notwist – Close To The Glass
184 146 15 Various Artists – Skyrock 2014 Volume 1
185 RE 06 Frédéric François – Hit Box
186 RE 39 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Greatest Hits
187 223 58 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
188 RE 26 Alain Bashung – Osez Bashung
189 NE 01 Various Artists – Only Lovers Left Alive
190 NE 01 Juan Diego Florez – L’Amour
191 134 04 Various Artists – FG Deep House
192 171 63 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
193 147 05 Claudio Abbado – Mozart : Piano Concerto No. 25 In C Major K 503
194 189 02 Various Artists – Dance Attitude 2014
195 168 08 Dionysos – Jack Et La Mécanique Du Coeur
196 RE 02 Merzhin – Des Heures A La Seconde
197 175 08 Coeur De Pirate – Trauma
198
199 RE 23 Whitney Houston – The Ultimate Collection
200 RE 31 Roberto Alagna – Hommage A Luis Mariano
201 NE 01 YG – My Krazy Life
202 185 06 Various Artists – Tropical Love
203 RE 05 Guns N’ Roses – Greatest Hits
204 154 104 Nirvana – Nevermind
205 170 77 Muse – The 2nd Law
206 RE 06 Eminem – Curtain Call
207 236 03 Loreena McKennitt – The Journey So Far – The Best Of + CD Live
208 160 62 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist
209 164 22 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
210 181 49 Various Artists – Thérèse / Vivre D’Amour
211 RE 11 Daft Punk – Musique Vol. 1 1993 – 2005
212 149 103 Metronomy – The English Riviera
213 192 03 Various Artists – Génération 80-90 2014
214 RE 44 Zaz – Zaz/Sans Tsu Tsou
215 RE 12 Barry White – The Collection
216 176 120 Daft Punk – Discovery
217 RE 08 Ennio Morricone – L’Essentiel
218 205 85 Skip The Use – Can Be Late
219 174 25 Franz Ferdinand – Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action
220 75 02 Mike Oldfield – Man On The Rocks
221 RE 07 Eric Clapton – The Cream Of Clapton
222 167 08 Various Artists – Hits Winter 2014
223 161 02 MØ – No Mythologies To Follow
224 NE 01 Michel Sardou – Hit Box
225 194 38 Pink Floyd – A Foot In The Door : The Best Of Pink Floyd
226 209 18 IAM – IAM
227 RE 03 The Who – Then And Now
228 195 07 Breton – War Room Stories
229 NE 01 A Great Big World – Is There Anybody Out There ?
230 NE 01 Various Artists – Marvin Gaye, The Soul Legend
231 NE 01 Catfish – Muddy Shivers
232 150 03 Rick Ross – Mastermind
233 188 17 Yves Jamait – Amor Fati
234 NE 01 Edgar Moreau – Play – Pieces Pour Violoncelle
235 NE 01 The Cure – Staring At The Sea – The Singles
236 NE 14 Serge Lama – La Balade Du Poète/50 Ans D’Encre & De Projecteurs
237 199 03 Pink Martini & The Von Trapps – Dream A Little Dream
238 RE 03 Major Lazer – Apocalypse Soon
239 190 152 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
240 178 18 Vitaa – Ici Et Maintenant
241 138 02 Luis Mariano – Eternel – Best Of
242 RE 10 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Toujours Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien !
243 231 27 Placebo – Loud Like Love
244 RE 03 Liz McComb – Brassland
245 173 22 Thirty Seconds To Mars – Love Lust Faith + Dreams
246 177 99 Birdy – Birdy
247 NE 01 Krakauer’s Ancestral Groove / David Krakauer – Checkpoint
248 RE 02 Véronique Sanson – Les Moments Importants
249 RE 23 Céline Dion – On Ne Change Pas
250 RE 26 Madonna – Celebration