Week Ending 21st September 2014 / Albums Chart

Kendji Girac‘s self-titled LP spends a second consecutive week at the top of the French albums chart with 25,585 copies sold (-62%). The album has sold 93,751 copies in its two weeks on the chart. In his fifth week inside the top 10, Calogero is still at number two with Les Feux D’Artifice (12,175 sales / -36%). The LP has sold around 131,270 copies so far. Indila‘s Mini World is also a non-mover at three (7,400 sales / -34%), it has sold 406,800 copies in its 30 weeks inside the ten best-sellers.

Les Chroniques Du Wati Boss, Volume 2 is this week’s highest new entry at number four (6,000 sales). The Volume 1 peaked at seven in July 2013. Lacrim slips one place at five with Corleone in his third week in the top 10. Chris Brown‘s X debuts at number six (5,500 sales), it’s his second top 10 LP after Fortune which reached number eight in July 2012.

World On Fire also gives Slash his second solo top 10 album as it enters at seven (5,100 sales). His Apocalyptic Love (also featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators) was number nine in May 2012. In his 55th week inside the top 10, Stromae falls three places at eight with Racine Carrée (5,000 sales / -26%). The album has sold a massive 1,782,300 copies so far.

Black M is back inside the ten best-sellers as Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde jumps from 15 to number nine (4,400 sales), the LP has sold 144,700 copies in its 25 weeks on the chart. Louis Bertignac‘s Suis-Moi opens at ten with 4,289 sales. His last album Grizzly (Ca C’Est Vraiment Moi) debuted and peaked at seven in March 2011 with 6,165 copies sold.

Five albums drop out of the top 10 this week. The compilation NRJ Hits 2014 Vol. 2 moves down four places at eleven in its fourth week inside the top 250. After seven weeks in the top 10, Fréro Delavega‘s eponymous LP slips two at number twelve. Bénabar is down six places at 14 with Inspiré De Faits Réels in his fourth week on the chart. Luc Arbogast‘s Oreflam falls seven at number 16 after three weeks inside the ten best-sellers. Last week’s new entry at six, Robert Plant is down to number 23 with Lullaby And… The Ceaseless Roar.

As the album was released physically last week, Camélia Jordana jumps from 150 to number 15 with Dans La Peau (3,550 sales). She came third in the TV show “Nouvelle Star” in 2009. Her eponymous debut LP reached number seven in April 2010. Immortel debuts at 19 with 3,363 sales for Charlélie Couture. His last top 20 album was in April 1994 when Les Naïves was number 18.

In its fifth week on the chart, Génération Goldman‘s Coffret 2CD is up 15 places at 24. Sia climbs seven at number 29 with 1000 Forms Of Fear in her 11th week inside the top 250, the LP debuted and peaked at eight in July. London Grammar‘s If You Wait moves up six places at 31 in its 54th week on the chart.

L’Epreuve Du Contraire is new at number 36 for Lofofora. The French metal band reached number 19 in April 2005 with Les Choses Qui Nous Dérangent. Barbra Streisand‘s Partners enters at 45 (1,400 sales), her last top 50 LP in France was Love Is The Answer (number 27 in October 2009).

Have a very good week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 02 Kendji Girac – Kendji Girac
02 02 05 Calogero – Les Feux D’Artifice
03 03 30 Indila – Mini World
04 NE 01 Various Artists – Les Chroniques Du Wati Boss, Vol. 2
05 04 03 Lacrim – Corleone
06 NE 01 Chris Brown – X
07 NE 01 Slash – World On Fire
08 05 57 Stromae – Racine Carrée
09 15 25 Black M – Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde
10 NE 01 Louis Bertignac – Suis-Moi
11 07 04 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2014 Vol. 2
12 10 09 Fréro Delavega – Fréro Delavega
13 13 46 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
14 08 04 Bénabar – Inspiré De Faits Réels
15 150 02 Camélia Jordana – Dans La Peau
16 09 04 Luc Arbogast – Oreflam
17 12 08 Keen’V – Saltimbanque
18 11 18 Coldplay – Ghost Stories
19 NE 01 Charlélie Couture – Immortel
20 14 15 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud
21 17 05 Various Artists – Violetta – Gira Mi Cancion
22 22 47 Julien Doré – Løve
23 06 02 Robert Plant – Lullaby And… The Ceaseless Roar
24 39 05 Génération Goldman – Coffret 2 CD
25 26 55 Tal – A L’Infini
26 21 03 Maroon 5 – V
27 19 04 David Carreira – Tout Recommencer
28 16 04 Ben L’Oncle Soul – A Coup De Rêves
29 36 11 Sia – 1000 Forms Of Fear
30 20 03 Various Artists – 40 Hits Rentrée 2014
31 37 54 London Grammar – If You Wait
32 23 18 Isabelle Boulay – Merci Serge Reggiani
33 24 14 Jul – Lacrizeomic
34 31 24 Les Prêtres – Amen
35 27 70 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
36 NE 01 Lofofora – L’Epreuve Du Contraire
37 30 80 Lilly Wood & The Prick – Invincible Friends
38 25 08 Angus & Julia Stone – Angus & Julia Stone
39 34 16 Christine And The Queens – Chaleur Humaine
40 32 10 Various Artists – NRJ Party Hits 2014
41 28 16 Yannick Noah – Combats Ordinaires
42 38 70 Maître Gims – Subliminal
43 33 07 Various Artists – NRJ Extravadance 2014 Summer Edition
44 29 02 Various Artists – Fun Club 2014 Vol. 2
45 NE 01 Barbra Streisand – Partners
46 43 30 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
47 60 10 Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour
48 64 05 Zaz – Coffret 2 CD
49 51 19 Michael Jackson – Xscape
50 42 03 Divers Artists – Hits Rentrée 2014
51 40 04 DJ Kayz – Paris – Oran – New York
52 69 27 Shaka Ponk – The White Pixel Ape (Smoking Isolate To Keep In Shape)
53 53 77 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
54 35 31 Grégory Lemarchal – Cinq Ans
55 44 04 Ariana Grande – My Everything
56 18 02 Interpol – El Pintor
57 49 29 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
58 41 95 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
59 48 18 Magic System – Africainement Vôtre
60 52 14 Lana Del Rey – Ultraviolence
61 47 07 Various Artists – Planète Rap 2014 Vol. 2
62 46 04 Various Artists – Digster Hits & Fresh
63 50 05 Various Artists – Playlist Hits Eté 2014
64 63 13 Ed Sheeran – x
65 56 04 Zebda – Comme Des Cherokees
66 73 42 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
67 58 72 Zaz – Recto Verso
68 75 23 Jean-Louis Aubert – Aubert Chante Houellebecq – Les Parages Du Vide
69 77 48 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
70 59 05 Soundtrack – Guardians Of The Galaxy
71 66 04 Various Artists – Nova Tunes 3.0
72 NE 01 Lomepal – Seigneur
73 65 08 Eric Clapton & Friends – The Breeze – An Appreciation Of JJ Cale
74 78 26 Kyo – L’Equilibre
75 72 13 Various Artists – NRJ Summer Hits Only 2014
76 68 13 Various Artists – Latin Lovers
77 62 04 Asa – Bed Of Stone
78 81 42 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
79 NE 01 The Script – No Sound Without Silence
80 74 04 Royal Blood – Royal Blood
81 71 19 Patrick Fiori – Choisir
82 98 131 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
83 91 14 Linkin Park – The Hunting Party
84 NE 01 Jonas Kaufmann – Du Bist Die Welt Für Mich
85 82 33 FAUVE – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
86 86 04 Various Artists – Les Hits De Gulli Spécial Rentrée 2014
87 85 19 Milky Chance – Sadnecessary
88 76 06 Various Artists – La Rentrée Des Hits 2014
89 94 236 Zaz – Zaz
90 97 18 Céline Dion – Céline… Une Seule Fois / Live 2013
91 67 03 Maude – #HoldUp
92 54 02 Tricky – Adrian Thaws
93 83 06 Various Artists – Party Fun 2014 Vol. 2
94 95 21 Renaud – Le Plein De Super
95 84 93 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
96 NE 01 Baptiste Trotignon – Hit
97 89 67 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
98 RE 97 Soundtrack – Les Petits Mouchoirs
99 NE 01 Allah-Las – Worship The Sun
100 45 02 Feu! Chatterton – Feu! Chatterton
101 88 52 Vincent Niclo – Luis
102 126 03 Bruno Mars – Coffret 2 CD : Unorthodox Jukebox + Doo-Wops & Hooligans
103 90 16 DJ Hamida – A La Bien Mix Party – L’Album 2014
104 105 48 Katy Perry – PRISM
105 110 59 Joe Dassin – Joe Dassin Eternel…
106 92 06 Various Artists – 100 Hits Eté 2014
107 101 09 Jungle – Jungle
108 156 46 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
109 151 265 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
110 100 37 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
111 118 05 Soundtrack – Nos Etoiles Contraires
112 112 22 Patrick Sébastien – Ça Va Etre Ta Fête !
113 96 70 Lilly Wood & The Prick – The Fight
114 115 51 Agnes Obel – Aventine
115 57 14 Collectif Métissé – Destination Fiesta
116 80 02 Joyce DiDonato – Stella Di Napoli
117 107 10 Various Artists – M6 Hits Eté 2014
118 120 51 Lorde – Pure Heroine
119 104 53 Avicii – True
120 123 09 Iggy Azalea – The New Classic
121 103 60 Michel Berger – Pour Me Comprendre – Best Of
122 117 30 Skip The Use – Little Armageddon
123 116 73 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
124 102 133 Stromae – Cheese
125 NE 01 Deep Purple – Graz 1975
126 55 02 Queen – Live At The Rainbow ’74
127 NE 01 Cannibal Corpse – A Skeletal Domain
128 106 78 Woodkid – The Golden Age
129 113 19 The Black Keys – Turn Blue
130 122 42 Various Artists – We Love Disney
131 114 30 Team BS – Team BS
132 128 26 Jason Derulo – Tattoos
133 99 02 Herbert Léonard – Best Of 3 CD
134 130 44 Détroit – Horizons
135 135 157 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
136 109 05 Wiz Khalifa – Blacc Hollywood
137 121 48 The Doors – The Very Best Of The Doors
138 129 54 Arctic Monkeys – AM
139 111 02 Various Artists – FG Deep House 02
140 143 65 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
141 179 02 Coldplay – Coffret 2 CD : Mylo Xyloto + Viva La Vida
142 154 43 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
143 133 84 Indochine – Black City Parade
144 203 149 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
145 127 44 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
146 131 12 5 Seconds Of Summer – 5 Seconds Of Summer
147 132 07 Various Artists – Hits Eté 2014
148 134 48 France Gall – Evidemment
149 136 70 FAUVE – Blizzard EP
150 161 27 John Legend – Love In The Future
151 170 23 Miossec – Ici-Bas, Ici Même
152 158 51 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
153 157 92 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
154 124 02 Various Artists – Revolucion Reggaeton 2014
155 139 08 Various Artists – Apérotubes Summer 2014
156 249 02 Michel Berger / France Gall – Double Jeu
157 164 19 Charles Aznavour – 90e Anniversaire – Best Of
158 93 02 U2 – The Best Of 1980 – 1990
159 155 138 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
160 148 08 Max & Mango – Tout Va Bien
161 119 14 Keith Jarrett / Charlie Haden – Last Dance
162 220 97 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave
163 87 03 In Flames – Siren Charms
164 NE 01 Various Artists – Pias Collection Metro
165 140 15 Niro – Miraculé
166 138 36 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
167 153 56 Zaz – Zaz/Sans Tsu Tsou
168 NE 01 Kenny Barron & Dave Holland – The Art Of Conversation
169 176 30 IAM – L’Ecole Du Micro D’Argent 2013
170 144 09 Various Artists – 100 Starfloor Summer 2014
171 160 05 Various Artists – Le Disque D’Or Des Années 80 – 2014
172 70 02 Banks – Goddess
173 208 28 Metronomy – Love Letters
174 168 16 Various Artists – Disney : Les 50 Plus Belles Chansons
175 141 02 Guts – Hip Hop After All
176 149 15 Jack White – Lazaretto
177 193 37 De Palmas – De Palmas
178 185 40 Queen – Greatest Hits II
179 163 41 Radiohead – The Best Of
180 152 03 Johnny Winter – Step Back
181 199 50 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Greatest Hits
182 79 02 The Kooks – Listen
183 NE 01 Aphex Twin – Syro
184 192 08 Various Artists – Un Eté D’Enfer 2014
185 189 47 The Rolling Stones – GRRR!
186 227 35 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
187 137 06 Various Artists – New York Melody
188 165 25 Christophe – Intime
189 NE 01 Johnny Hallyday – Coffret 2 CD
190 171 95 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
191 RE 16 Nikki Yanofsky – Little Secret
192 167 03 FKA Twigs – LP1
193 248 191 Adele – 21
194 159 04 Ty Segall – Manipulator
195 162 50 ABBA – ABBA Gold 40th Anniversary
196 187 18 Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin
197 NE 01 Led Zeppelin – Coffret Intégral
198 217 56 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
199 174 16 Irma – Faces
200 NE 01 Guillaume Perret & The Electric Epic – Open Me
201 190 04 Piers Faccini & Vincent Segal – Songs Of Time Lost
202 186 25 Disclosure – Settle
203 188 101 NTM – Suprême NTM
204 146 04 Opeth – Pale Communion
205 173 38 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
206 RE 08 Jason Mraz – Yes!
207 198 26 Shakira – Shakira.
208 NE 01 Bernhoft – Islander
209 211 19 Johnny Hallyday – Born Rocker Tour
210 NE 01 Christopher Cross – Secret Ladder
211 147 59 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
212 223 154 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
213 178 18 Various Artists – NRJ Hit List 2014
214 NE 01 One Direction – Up All Night / Take Me Home
215 NE 01 Various Artists – Relaxation 2014
216 215 78 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
217 172 32 Tony Carreira – Nos Fiançailles, France/Portugal
218 125 02 Avi Buffalo – At Best Cuckold
219 RE 03 Coldplay – Coffret 2 CD : Mylo Xyloto + Viva La Vida
220 207 39 Aldebert – Enfantillages 2
221 197 13 Various Artists – FG Summerfloor 2014
222 194 14 Various Artists – La Chanson De L’Année
223 236 10 Various Artists – RTL 2 – 100 Tubes Années 80 – 2014
224 250 40 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
225 228 50 Pink Floyd – The Dark Side Of The Moon
226 NE 01 Train – Bulletproof Picasso
227 RE 03 Various Artists – Les Hits Des Tout-Petits
228 218 70 Texas – The Conversation
229 200 24 Plaza Francia – A New Tango Song Book
230 246 16 Tiken Jah Fakoly – Dernier Appel
231 108 02 U2 – U218 Singles
232 196 11 Various Artists – Fun Summer Dance 2014
233 205 38 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan Et Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
234 NE 01 Elīna Garanča – Meditation
235 175 90 Bob Marley & The Wailers – Legend
236 169 12 Various Artists – 40 Hits Eté 2014
237 NE 01 Shellac – Dude Incredible
238 212 28 The Shin Sekaï – The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2
239 RE 09 Les Graffiti’s – Les Jours Heureux
240 RE 237 Zaz – Zaz
241 181 55 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
242 238 08 Various Artists – Tubes Eté 2014
243 RE 23 Francis Cabrel – L’Essentiel (1977-2007)
244 145 02 Molly Johnson – Because Of Billie
245 RE 22 Lenny Kravitz – Greatest Hits
246 RE 02 Diane Tell – Popeline
247 240 15 Renaud – Les 50 Plus Belles Chansons
248 235 43 One Direction – Midnight Memories
249 RE 19 Renan Luce – D’Une Tonne A Un Tout Petit Poids
250 182 19 Damon Albarn – Everyday Robots