Week Ending 22nd February 2015 / Albums Chart

Fauve get their first Number One LP as Vieux Frères – Partie 2 enters straight to the top of the French albums chart with 21,600 copies sold. Vieux Frères – Partie 1 opened and peaked at number two in February 2014, but with 29,831 sales.

Christine And The Queens has to wait for another week to reach the top spot as Chaleur Humaine is a non-mover at two in its ninth week in the top 10 (18,000 sales / -6%). The soundtrack to Cinquante Nuances De Grey (Fifty Shades Of Grey) is up one at number three in its second week on the chart (15,300 sales / -9%). In its 24th week inside the ten best-sellers, Kendji Girac‘s eponymous album moves back up one place at four (13,000 sales / -21%).

In his 27th week in the top 10, Calogero slips two at number five with Les Feux D’Artifice (10,700 sales / -37%). Black M stays at six with Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde in his 27th week inside the ten best-selling LPs (10,500 sales / -17%).

Texas 25 is new at number seven for Texas (10,400 sales). They reached number two with both White On Blonde (in February 1997) and The Hush (in May 1999). After two consecutive weeks at the top, M. Pokora is down to eight with R.E.D..

Smoke + Mirrors gives Imagine Dragons their first top 10 LP in France as it debuts at number nine (8,100 sales). Night Visions peaked at 15 in July 2014. There is no change at ten for The Avener with The Wanderings Of The Avener in his fifth week in the top 10 (5,700 sales / -13%).

Three albums drop out of the top 10 this week. Julien Doré‘s Løve slips three places at eleven in its 69th week inside the top 250 (5,700 sales / -15%). Indila falls seven at number 16 with Mini World in her 52nd week on the chart. The album has now spent an entire year inside the top 21 ! After two weeks inside the ten best-sellers, Diana Krall moves down twelve places at 19 with Wallflower.

Violetta : Le Best Of opens at number twelve (5,500 sales).  Ibeyi‘s self-titled LP is new at 15 with 5,000 copies sold. In his sixth week on the chart, Benjamin Clementine climbs five places at 17 with At Least For Now. It’s a very good week for Anaïs Delva, her Anaïs Delva Et Les Princesses Disney is up 15 at number 18 in its second week inside the top 250.

The soundtrack to La Reine Des Neiges (Frozen) moves back up nine places at 22 in its 64th week on the chart. It was number five in February and April 2014. Another one, La Famille Bélier jumps from 37 to number 34 in its tenth week inside the 250 best-sellers. From Darkness enters at 55 for Avishai Cohen Trio. It’s their highest charting album, Gently Disturbed reached number 127 in May 2008. As a solo act, Avishai Cohen peaked at 58 in March 2011 with Seven Seas.

Have a great seven days !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 NE 01 Fauve – Vieux Frères – Partie 2
02 02 38 Christine And The Queens – Chaleur Humaine
03 04 02 Soundtrack – Cinquante Nuances De Grey
04 05 24 Kendji Girac – Kendji Girac
05 03 27 Calogero – Les Feux D’Artifice
06 06 47 Black M – Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde
07 NE 01 Texas – Texas 25
08 01 03 M. Pokora – R.E.D.
09 NE 01 Imagine Dragons – Smoke + Mirrors
10 10 05 The Avener – The Wanderings Of The Avener
11 08 69 Julien Doré – Løve
12 NE 01 Various Artists – Violetta : Le Best Of
13 12 02 Various Artists – NRJ 200% Hits
14 15 35 Ed Sheeran – x
15 NE 01 Ibeyi – Ibeyi
16 09 52 Indila – Mini World
17 22 06 Benjamin Clementine – At Least For Now
18 33 02 Anaïs Delva – Anaïs Delva Et Les Princesses Disney
19 07 03 Diana Krall – Wallflower
20 16 33 Sia – 1000 Forms Of Fear
21 14 13 Alain Souchon & Laurent Voulzy – Alain Souchon & Laurent Voulzy
22 31 64 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
23 23 19 Soprano – Cosmopolitanie
24 17 31 Fréro Delavega – Fréro Delavega
25 13 02 Various Artists – 66 Hits 2015
26 18 11 Jul – Je Trouve Pas Le Sommeil
27 19 14 Brigitte – A Bouche Que Veux-Tu
28 24 79 Stromae – Racine Carrée
29 20 11 Vincent Niclo – Ce Que Je Suis
30 32 02 Various Artists – 30 Ans Victoires De La Musique
31 21 06 Asaf Avidan – Gold Shadow
32 NE 01 Various Artists – Les Hits De Gulli 2015
33 11 02 Julien Doré – Løve Live
34 37 10 Soundtrack – La Famille Bélier
35 28 17 Amaury Vassili – Amaury Vassili Chante Mike Brant
36 30 32 Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour
37 48 27 Various Artists – Violetta – Gira Mi Cancion
38 27 15 Zaz – Paris
39 38 04 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2015
40 34 13 David Guetta – Listen
41 41 12 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards 2014
42 26 12 AC/DC – Rock Or Bust
43 45 05 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2015
44 40 03 Véronique Sanson – Les Années Américaines
45 43 09 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2015
46 29 04 Charlie Winston – Curio City
47 49 11 Vianney – Idées Blanches
48 25 03 Various Artists – Fun Remix Club 2015
49 NE 01 Various Artists – 60 Hits Winter 2015
50 36 04 Alonzo – Règlement De Comptes
51 46 06 Hozier – Hozier
52 44 12 Christophe Willem – Paraît-Il
53 35 14 Johnny Hallyday – Rester Vivant
54 50 76 London Grammar – If You Wait
55 NE 01 Avishai Cohen Trio – From Darkness
56 47 111 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
57 52 92 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
58 54 17 Various Artists – Top 50 – 30 Ans (100 Tubes)
59 65 99 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
60 74 21 The Dø – Shake Shook Shaken
61 NE 01 Various Artists – H1ts 2015 Vol. 2
62 58 94 Zaz – Recto Verso
63 187 52 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
64 57 40 Coldplay – Ghost Stories
65 63 92 Maître Gims – Subliminal
66 71 76 Tal – A L’Infini
67 79 16 Julien Clerc – Partout La Musique Vient
68 42 02 Charli XCX – Sucker
69 91 19 Dany Brillant – Le Dernier Romantique
70 56 06 Mark Ronson – Uptown Special
71 53 68 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
72 51 15 Pink Floyd – The Endless River
73 61 05 Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor
74 55 02 Drake – If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late
75 64 04 Demis Roussos – The Phenomenon 1968-1998
76 59 05 Various Artists – 40 Tubes 2015
77 84 25 Maroon 5 – V
78 214 81 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
79 82 155 Stromae – Cheese
80 77 101 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
81 73 18 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen Vol. 2
82 129 55 Fauve – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
83 72 21 Les Stentors – Rendez-Vous Au Cinéma
84 88 67 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
85 76 24 George Ezra – Wanted On Voyage
86 68 06 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2015
87 92 100 Woodkid – The Golden Age
88 78 13 Shy’m – Solitaire
89 85 17 Taylor Swift – 1989
90 70 13 Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine – Stratégie De L’Inespoir
91 89 30 Keen’V – Saltimbanque
92 69 03 Bob Dylan – Shadows In The Night
93 98 153 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
94 66 20 U2 – Songs Of Innocence
95 60 15 Maria Callas – Maria Callas : La Renaissance D’Une Voix
96 67 11 Patrick Bruel – Live 2014
97 75 13 Bernard Lavilliers – Acoustique
98 81 06 Lino – Requiem
99 90 13 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Ensemble
100 95 258 Zaz – Zaz
101 102 89 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
102 130 77 Texas – The Conversation
103 111 26 Ariana Grande – My Everything
104 103 13 Tal – A L’Infini/Live Tour
105 106 06 Various Artists – Hits Hiver 2015
106 115 287 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
107 83 03 Various Artists – Nova Tunes 3.1
108 100 16 Various Artists – We Love Disney 2
109 39 02 Christine And The Queens – iTunes Session
110 109 46 Les Prêtres – Amen
111 97 21 Elsa Esnoult – Pour Toi
112 NE 01 Pierre Bachelet – 10 Ans De Bachelet Pour Toujours
113 80 17 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud 2
114 93 22 Lenny Kravitz – Strut
115 105 14 Ibrahim Maalouf / Oxmo Puccino – Au Pays D’Alice
116 RE 65 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
117 110 10 Various Artists – Skyrock
118 87 11 Les Enfoirés – Les Enfoirés En Choeur De 1985 A Aujourd’Hui
119 128 10 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2015
120 122 152 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
121 107 42 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments – Best Of
122 145 44 Patrick Sébastien – Ça Va Etre Ta Fête !
123 96 06 Archive – Restriction
124 231 83 Fauve – Blizzard
125 132 137 Nirvana – Nevermind
126 101 13 Frank Michael – Bonjour L’Amour
127 182 04 Curtis Harding – Soul Power
128 NE 01 Keblack – Tout Va Bien
129 114 25 Lacrim – Corleone
130 NE 01 Nightwish – Elan
131 125 73 Agnes Obel – Aventine
132 147 31 IAM – L’Ecole Du Micro D’Argent 2013
133 NE 01 Bob Marley & The Wailers – Easy Skanking In Boston ’78
134 204 37 Various Artists – Disney : Les 50 Plus Belles Chansons
135 117 14 One Direction – FOUR
136 172 171 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
137 NE 01 Blackberry Smoke – Holding All The Roses
138 118 40 Isabelle Boulay – Merci Serge Reggiani
139 152 68 Arctic Monkeys – AM
140 86 10 Various Artists – Dirty Dancing (L’Histoire Originale Sur Scène)
141 119 22 Leonard Cohen – Popular Problems
142 123 14 Akhenaton – Je Suis En Vie
143 112 16 Shaka Ponk – The Black Pixel Ape (Drinking Cigarettes To Take A Break)
144 NE 01 Warning – Métamorphose
145 142 117 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
146 116 47 James Blunt – Moon Landing
147 148 52 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
148 120 03 Blacko – Le Temps Est Compté
149 155 110 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat
150 94 03 Rone – Creatures
151 NE 01 Carl Barat And The Jackals – Let It Reign
152 225 07 Yseult – Yseult
153 160 117 Brigitte – Et Vous, Tu M’Aimes?
154 175 179 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
155 124 10 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2015
156 62 02 Skip The Use – Little Armageddon Tour
157 99 03 Various Artists – 40 Love 2015
158 150 85 Vincent Niclo – Opéra Rouge
159 159 86 Muse – The 2nd Law
160 180 06 Meghan Trainor – Title
161 183 183 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
162 192 12 Nolwenn Leroy – O Tour De L’Eau
163 134 04 Anouar Brahem – Souvenance
164 127 07 Renaud – Intégrale Renaud
165 113 12 Indochine – Black City Tour
166 135 12 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies & International Friends
167 NE 01 Sol Gabetta – The Chopin Album
168 186 126 Birdy – Birdy
169 168 79 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
170 191 41 Birdy – Fire Within
171 126 11 Hélène Ségara – Tout Commence Aujourd’Hui
172 RE 10 Robin Schulz – Prayer
173 196 74 Avicii – True
174 156 16 Calvin Harris – Motion
175 194 70 Katy Perry – PRISM
176 166 179 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
177 138 16 Various Artists – Les Vieilles Canailles
178 161 99 Michael Jackson – Thriller
179 158 42 Skip The Use – Little Armageddon
180 164 56 ABBA – 18 Hits
181 136 102 Lilly Wood & The Prick – Invincible Friends
182 151 70 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
183 232 146 Rihanna – Loud
184 146 05 Demi-Portion – Dragon Rash
185 140 15 Emma Louise – Vs Head Vs Heart
186 137 26 Luc Arbogast – Oreflam
187 189 90 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
188 185 90 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
189 234 56 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
190 205 05 Fall Out Boy – American Beauty / American Psycho
191 165 02 Coldplay – Ghost Stories Live 2014
192 199 46 Whitney Houston – The Ultimate Collection
193 223 64 Various Artists – We Love Disney
194 169 13 Various Artists – Party Fun 2015
195 144 14 Salvatore Adamo – Adamo Chante Bécaud
196 153 17 Mike Brant – L’Inoubliable
197 207 36 Jul – Lacrizeomic
198 241 19 Royal Blood – Royal Blood
199 184 26 Ben L’Oncle Soul – A Coup De Rêves
200 157 106 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
201 RE 04 Etienne De Crécy – Super Discount 3
202 131 26 Bénabar – Inspiré De Faits Réels
203 212 38 OneRepublic – Native
204 218 22 Lindsey Stirling – Shatter Me
205 163 39 Miossec – Ici-Bas, Ici Même
206 203 36 Lana Del Rey – Ultraviolence
207 NE 01 Various Artists – Violetta – Chanter Ce Que Je Suis
208 181 13 La Fouine – Capitale Du Crime 4
209 104 02 Father John Misty – I Love You, Honeybear
210 NE 01 Various Artists – Chansons Tendres De Chez Nous Vol. 1
211 173 05 Hanni El Khatib – Moonlight
212 179 29 AC/DC – Back In Black
213 210 43 Ed Sheeran – +
214 RE 62 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
215 220 64 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
216 221 221 Muse – The Resistance
217 209 73 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning
218 133 37 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud
219 198 157 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
220 233 266 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
221 RE 35 Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms
222 RE 10 Charles Pasi – Sometimes Awake
223 235 67 Pink Floyd – The Dark Side Of The Moon
224 RE 37 Diana Krall – Glad Rag Doll
225 227 94 Angus & Julia Stone – Down The Way
226 177 03 Kid Ink – Full Speed
227 195 12 Louis Delort & The Shepherds – Louis Delort & The Shepherds
228 170 15 Queen – Queen Forever
229 236 128 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
230 202 04 Kitty, Daisy & Lewis – The Third
231 RE 21 David Carreira – Tout Recommencer
232 RE 25 Francis Cabrel – L’Essentiel (1977-2007)
233 RE 62 Neil Young – Harvest
234 240 62 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
235 RE 162 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
236 143 03 Various Artists – 40 Tubes Love
237 RE 04 Féloche – Silbo
238 174 51 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
239 RE 21 Soundtrack – Guardians Of The Galaxy : Awesome Mix Vol. 1
240 RE 93 Bob Marley & The Wailers – Legend
241 RE 141 Daft Punk – Discovery
242 197 106 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
243 171 12 Tryo – Né Quelque Part
244 RE 31 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
245 226 12 Cascadeur – Ghost Surfer
246 249 77 Amy Winehouse – Lioness : Hidden Treasures
247 224 04 Various Artists – En Mode Ragga Reggaeton
248 RE 03 Rivière Noire – Rivière Noire
249 154 04 Joey Bada$$ – B4.DA.$$
250 245 119 The Black Keys – El Camino

Week Ending 1st February 2015 / Albums Chart

It has been a very tight race with Alonzo, but Kendji Girac is still at the top of the French albums chart for a 12th non-consecutive week with his eponymous LP (14,285 sales / +7%). It has sold 625,595 copies in its 21 weeks on the chart. Alonzo gets this week’s highest new entry at number two with Règlement De Comptes (14,168 sales). The new album is his third top 10 LP, as Les Temps Modernes peaked at seven in February 2010, and Amour, Gloire & Cité reached number nine in June 2012.

In his 24th week inside the top 10, Calogero stays at three with Les Feux D’Artifice (9,800 sales / +21%). There is no move also at number four for Christine And The Queens with Chaleur Humaine in her sixth week inside the ten best-sellers (8,000 sales / +7%). The Avener‘s The Wanderings Of The Avener moves down three places at five in its second week on the chart (7,000 sales / -33%).

Charlie Winston is new at number six with Curio City (6,837 sales). His Hobo spent four consecutive weeks at the top in July and August 2009. His last album, Running Still was number five in November 2011. In his 24th week in the top 10, Black M slips one place at seven with Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde (6,500 sales / =).

Ed Sheeran‘s x spends a second week inside the ten best-selling LPs, as it jumps from 19 to number eight in its 32nd week on the chart (5,900 sales / +90%). The album opened at five last June. The compilation 40 Hits 2015 enters at number nine (4,600 sales). In his third week inside the top 10, Asaf Avidan is down two places at ten with Gold Shadow (4,400 sales / -24%).

Four albums drop out of the top 10 this week. In his third week on the chart, Benjamin Clementine falls four at number eleven with At Least For Now. After four non-consecutive weeks in the top 10, Amaury Vassili moves down five places at 14 with Amaury Vassili Chante Mike Brant. It’s also down five at number 15 for Zaz with Paris in her 12th week on the chart. Last week’s new entry at five, The Pale Emperor falls to number 26 for Marilyn Manson (2,400 sales / -64%).

Indila‘s Mini World climbs five at number 16 in its 49th week on the chart. The soundtrack to the movie La Famille Bélier is up three places at 23 in its seventh week inside the 250 best-sellers. Fréro Delavega‘s self-titled album jumps from 34 to number 25 in its 28th week on the chart. It debuted at Number One last July.

In his 76th week inside the top 250, Stromae moves back up six places at 32 with Racine Carrée. Sous France is a new entry at number 35 for Brav. It’s a good week for Bernard Lavilliers, his Acoustique climbs 16 places at 42 in its tenth week on the chart.

Have a nice week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 21 Kendji Girac – Kendji Girac
02 NE 01 Alonzo – Règlement De Comptes
03 03 24 Calogero – Les Feux D’Artifice
04 04 35 Christine And The Queens – Chaleur Humaine
05 02 02 The Avener – The Wanderings Of The Avener
06 NE 01 Charlie Winston – Curio City
07 06 44 Black M – Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde
08 19 32 Ed Sheeran – x
09 NE 01 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2015
10 08 03 Asaf Avidan – Gold Shadow
11 07 03 Benjamin Clementine – At Least For Now
12 11 02 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2015
13 13 08 Jul – Je Trouve Pas Le Sommeil
14 09 14 Amaury Vassili – Amaury Vassili Chante Mike Brant
15 10 12 Zaz – Paris
16 21 49 Indila – Mini World
17 17 06 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2015
18 15 10 Alain Souchon & Laurent Voulzy – Alain Souchon & Laurent Voulzy
19 14 09 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards 2014
20 12 09 AC/DC – Rock Or Bust
21 22 16 Soprano – Cosmopolitanie
22 23 61 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
23 26 07 Soundtrack – La Famille Bélier
24 28 30 Sia – 1000 Forms Of Fear
25 34 28 Fréro Delavega – Fréro Delavega
26 05 02 Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor
27 24 11 Johnny Hallyday – Rester Vivant
28 27 10 David Guetta – Listen
29 25 02 Various Artists – 40 Tubes 2015
30 30 03 Mark Ronson – Uptown Special
31 20 03 Lino – Requiem
32 38 76 Stromae – Racine Carrée
33 18 03 Hozier – Hozier
34 29 14 Various Artists – Top 50 – 30 Ans (100 Tubes)
35 NE 01 Brav – Sous France
36 35 91 Zaz – Recto Verso
37 36 89 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
38 32 08 Vincent Niclo – Ce Que Je Suis
39 42 108 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
40 31 03 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2015
41 44 09 Christophe Willem – Paraît-Il
42 58 10 Bernard Lavilliers – Acoustique
43 47 89 Maître Gims – Subliminal
44 39 12 Pink Floyd – The Endless River
45 45 66 Julien Doré – Løve
46 43 73 Tal – A L’Infini
47 48 11 Brigitte – A Bouche Que Veux-Tu
48 54 96 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
49 52 24 Various Artists – Violetta – Gira Mi Cancion
50 33 02 Björk – Vulnicura
51 41 08 Les Enfoirés – Les Enfoirés En Choeur De 1985 A Aujourd’Hui
52 56 98 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
53 51 08 Patrick Bruel – Live 2014
54 37 03 Archive – Restriction
55 109 02 Fall Out Boy – American Beauty / American Psycho
56 53 10 Shy’m – Solitaire
57 59 65 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
58 66 29 Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour
59 93 16 Dany Brillant – Le Dernier Romantique
60 50 73 London Grammar – If You Wait
61 69 10 Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine – Stratégie De L’Inespoir
62 60 152 Stromae – Cheese
63 16 02 Demi-Portion – Dragon Rash
64 NE 01 Anouar Brahem – Souvenance
65 62 64 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
66 64 37 Coldplay – Ghost Stories
67 73 18 Elsa Esnoult – Pour Toi
68 68 17 U2 – Songs Of Innocence
69 71 255 Zaz – Zaz
70 57 18 Les Stentors – Rendez-Vous Au Cinéma
71 63 10 Frank Michael – Bonjour L’Amour
72 78 14 Taylor Swift – 1989
73 61 43 Les Prêtres – Amen
74 65 22 Maroon 5 – V
75 72 13 Various Artists – We Love Disney 2
76 201 06 Véronique Sanson – Les Moments Importants
77 67 10 Tal – A L’Infini/Live Tour
78 75 12 Maria Callas – Maria Callas : La Renaissance D’Une Voix
79 76 97 Woodkid – The Golden Age
80 74 150 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
81 80 86 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
82 NE 01 Curtis Harding – Soul Power
83 77 19 Lenny Kravitz – Strut
84 84 03 Various Artists – Hits Hiver 2015
85 98 15 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen Vol. 2
86 81 284 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
87 70 39 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments – Best Of
88 NE 01 Frédéric François – Fidèle
89 134 11 Ibrahim Maalouf / Oxmo Puccino – Au Pays D’Alice
90 NE 01 Papa Roach – F.E.A.R.
91 86 14 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud 2
92 RE 08 Various Artists – Mes Soirées 80
93 79 13 Julien Clerc – Partout La Musique Vient
94 NE 01 Kitty, Daisy & Lewis – The Third
95 89 21 George Ezra – Wanted On Voyage
96 83 07 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2015
97 NE 01 Tigran Hamasyan – Mockroot
98 90 22 Lacrim – Corleone
99 NE 01 Napalm Death – Apex Predator – Easy Meat
100 92 07 Various Artists – Skyrock
101 104 10 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Ensemble
102 161 23 Bénabar – Inspiré De Faits Réels
103 99 149 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
104 96 134 Nirvana – Nevermind
105 NE 01 Demis Roussos – Forever And Ever
106 101 27 Keen’V – Saltimbanque
107 85 11 One Direction – FOUR
108 108 07 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2015
109 82 70 Agnes Obel – Aventine
110 97 09 Indochine – Black City Tour
111 111 23 Ariana Grande – My Everything
112 95 37 Isabelle Boulay – Merci Serge Reggiani
113 91 03 Meghan Trainor – Title
114 113 99 Lilly Wood & The Prick – Invincible Friends
115 49 02 Belle & Sebastian – Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance
116 88 03 Corson – The Rainbow
117 197 04 Renaud – Intégrale Renaud
118 55 02 Hanni El Khatib – Moonlight
119 100 114 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
120 107 168 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
121 46 02 Mademoiselle K – Hungry Dirty Baby
122 106 13 Shaka Ponk – The Black Pixel Ape (Drinking Cigarettes To Take A Break)
123 158 12 Queen – Queen Forever
124 110 26 AC/DC – Back In Black
125 120 09 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies & International Friends
126 RE 11 Salvatore Adamo – Adamo Chante Bécaud
127 114 65 Arctic Monkeys – AM
128 128 08 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Winter 2015
129 117 53 ABBA – 18 Hits
130 131 103 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
131 119 96 Michael Jackson – Thriller
132 146 23 Luc Arbogast – Oreflam
133 126 76 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
134 136 107 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat
135 103 83 Muse – The 2nd Law
136 127 13 Calvin Harris – Motion
137 40 02 Etienne De Crécy – Super Discount 3
138 138 67 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
139 129 82 Vincent Niclo – Opéra Rouge
140 112 08 Hélène Ségara – Tout Commence Aujourd’Hui
141 105 53 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
142 150 176 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
143 144 08 Vianney – Idées Blanches
144 102 38 Birdy – Fire Within
145 156 41 Patrick Sébastien – Ça Va Etre Ta Fête !
146 122 09 Tryo – Né Quelque Part
147 133 10 La Fouine – Capitale Du Crime 4
148 171 52 Fauve – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
149 121 180 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
150 216 49 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
151 RE 139 Rihanna – Good Girl Gone Bad
152 94 04 Zubin Mehta & Wiener Philharmoniker – Neujahrskonzert / New Year’s Concert 2015
153 139 12 Emma Louise – Vs Head Vs Heart
154 145 14 Mike Brant – L’Inoubliable
155 116 123 Birdy – Birdy
156 124 16 Joe Cocker – Greatest Hits
157 RE 70 Grégory Lemarchal – Je Deviens Moi
158 NE 01 Gov’t Mule featuring John Scofield – Sco-Mule
159 130 18 The Dø – Shake Shook Shaken
160 NE 01 Anne Queffélec – Scarlatti / De L’Ombre A La Lumière
161 194 40 Ed Sheeran – +
162 132 05 Various Artists – Chanson Française
163 169 28 IAM – L’Ecole Du Micro D’Argent 2013
164 148 67 AC/DC – Live
165 219 33 Lana Del Rey – Ultraviolence
166 155 154 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
167 118 13 Various Artists – Les Vieilles Canailles
168 151 07 Guizmo – Dans Ma Ruche
169 115 04 Yseult – Yseult
170 154 71 Avicii – True
171 143 59 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
172 141 87 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
173 159 13 Various Artists – Les Années Barbelivien
174 NE 01 Gaz Coombes – Matador
175 193 29 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
176 172 11 David Bowie – Nothing Has Changed (The Best Of David Bowie)
177 RE 165 Amy Winehouse – Frank
178 165 70 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning
179 NE 01 Magma – Slag Tanz
180 142 09 Nolwenn Leroy – O Tour De L’Eau
181 135 74 Texas – The Conversation
182 179 61 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
183 137 05 Various Artists – Hits 2015
184 168 19 Soundtrack – Guardians Of The Galaxy : Awesome Mix Vol. 1
185 170 43 Whitney Houston – The Ultimate Collection
186 177 60 Neil Young – Harvest
187 164 13 Sidaction – Kiss & Love
188 183 176 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
189 NE 01 Various Artists – Classics’N’Covers Johnny Hallyday
190 178 10 Various Artists – Party Fun 2015
191 153 19 Leonard Cohen – Popular Problems
192 190 34 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud
193 160 07 Various Artists – Dirty Dancing (L’Histoire Originale Sur Scène)
194 215 10 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs Tour
195 RE 39 Skip The Use – Little Armageddon
196 147 19 AC/DC – Highway To Hell
197 212 48 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
198 140 91 Angus & Julia Stone – Down The Way
199 186 34 Various Artists – Disney : Les 50 Plus Belles Chansons
200 166 23 Ben L’Oncle Soul – A Coup De Rêves
201 173 75 Amy Winehouse – Lioness : Hidden Treasures
202 191 07 Nicki Minaj – The Pinkprint
203 167 143 Rihanna – Loud
204 206 19 Lindsey Stirling – Shatter Me
205 NE 01 Thylacine – Exil – EP
206 157 101 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
207 189 218 Muse – The Resistance
208 202 161 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
209 181 61 Various Artists – We Love Disney
210 182 62 Détroit – Horizons
211 RE 64 Pink Floyd – The Dark Side Of The Moon
212 180 04 Annie Cordy – Ma Vie En Musique (Best Of 50 Titres)
213 238 33 Jul – Lacrizeomic
214 163 116 The Black Keys – El Camino
215 223 43 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
216 RE 208 Adele – 21
217 208 125 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
218 RE 61 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
219 195 35 OneRepublic – Native
220 192 16 Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin IV
221 207 67 Katy Perry – PRISM
222 RE 103 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave
223 245 188 Coldplay – Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
224 237 17 Mireille Mathieu – Une Vie D’Amour
225 205 10 Various Artists – Aznavour, Sa Jeunesse
226 185 87 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
227 235 263 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
228 204 95 Indochine – Black City Parade
229 RE 103 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
230 227 75 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
231 NE 01 Demis Roussos – The Phenomenon 1968-1998
232 249 09 Robin Schulz – Prayer
233 231 69 Kavinsky – Outrun
234 239 62 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
235 NE 01 H-Burns – Night Moves
236 211 11 Roberto Alagna – Ma Vie Est Un Opéra
237 NE 01 Venom – From The Very Depths
238 RE 18 Alt-J – This Is All Yours
239 187 06 Simon & Garfunkel – Bridge Over Troubled Water
240 NE 01 Various Artists – Reggae Anthology 2015
241 RE 34 Michael Jackson – Bad
242 RE 118 Charlie Winston – Hobo
243 221 33 Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms
244 NE 01 Various Artists – Chansons D’Amour – Les 100 Plus Belles Chansons D’Amour En Musique
245 RE 26 Lindsey Stirling – Lindsey Stirling
246 232 54 HollySiz – My Name Is
247 236 34 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
248 243 29 Christophe – Intime
249 240 86 Jean-Jacques Goldman – En Passant
250 214 25 Damon Albarn – Everyday Robots

Week Ending 25th January 2015 / Albums Chart

Kendji Girac‘s self-titled LP still rules the French albums chart for an 11th non-consecutive week (13,308 sales / -19%). It has now sold 611,310 copies in its 20 weeks on the chart. The Wanderings Of The Avener is new at number two for The Avener (10,422 sales). Tristan Casara (his real name) has still a top 10 hit on the singles chart this week with “Fade Out Lines”, the song peaked at three in November.

In his 23rd week inside the top 10, Calogero is up one place at three with Les Feux D’Artifice (8,100 sales / -12%). Chaleur Humaine gets its peak position in its 34th week on the chart, as it climbs two at number four for Christine And The Queens (7,500 sales / +15%).

Marilyn Manson gets its fifth top 10 LP in France, as The Pale Emperor debuts at five (6,700 sales). The Golden Age Of Grotesque was number two in May 2003 (behind Florent Pagny‘s Ailleurs Land). Black M slips one place at six with Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde in his 23rd week inside the ten best-sellers (6,500 sales / -21%).

It’s a good week for Benjamin Clementine, his At Least For Now enters the top 10 as it moves up four at number seven in its second week on the chart (6,500 sales / +34%). Asaf Avidan‘s Gold Shadow falls five places at eight in its second week in the top 10 (5,800 sales / -50%). Amaury Vassili is down two at number nine with Amaury Vassili Chante Mike Brant in his fourth week inside the top 10 (4,400 sales / -21%). Zaz climbs four places at ten with Paris in her 11th week inside the 250 best-sellers (4,400 sales / +5%).

Four albums drop out of the top 10 this week. After seven consecutive weeks inside the top 10, AC/DC‘s Rock Or Bust slips three at number twelve. The compilation NRJ Hits 2015 is down nine places at 17 in its fifth week on the chart. Last week’s new entry at two, Lino‘s Requiem moves down to number 20 (3,000 sales / -75%). The fall is even bigger for Archive, as Restriction goes from ten to number 37 in its second week in the top 250 (1,800 sales / -65%).

The compilation NRJ Winter Hits 2015 is a new entry at eleven. Demi-Portion gets his first top 20 LP as Dragon Rash opens at number 16. Artisan Du Bic peaked at 88 in October 2011, and Les Histoires reached number 136 in December 2013. As the album has been released physically, Hozier‘s eponymous LP re-enters at 18 (3,200 sales).

In his 31st week on the chart, Ed Sheeran jumps from 56 to number 19 with x (3,100 sales). It’s only the album’s third week inside the top 20, it debuted at five in June. Björk‘s Vulnicura is new at number 33 (2,100 sales). She had two Number One LPs, with Vespertine (for one week in September 2001) and Medulla (for two weeks in September 2004). Super Discount 3 enters at 40 for Etienne De Crécy. It’s his first top 40 album, Tempovision was number 57 in October 2000.

Mademoiselle K opens at 46 with Hungry Dirty Baby. She got two top 20 LPs, with Jamais La Paix (number 12 in May 2008) and Jouer Dehors (number 20 in January 2011). Belle & Sebastian are new at 49 with Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance. The new LP is only their second top 50 album in France, The Boy With The Arab Strap reached number 39 in September 1998.

Have a great week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 20 Kendji Girac – Kendji Girac
02 NE 01 The Avener – The Wanderings Of The Avener
03 04 23 Calogero – Les Feux D’Artifice
04 06 34 Christine And The Queens – Chaleur Humaine
05 NE 01 Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor
06 05 43 Black M – Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde
07 11 02 Benjamin Clementine – At Least For Now
08 03 02 Asaf Avidan – Gold Shadow
09 07 13 Amaury Vassili – Amaury Vassili Chante Mike Brant
10 14 11 Zaz – Paris
11 NE 01 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2015
12 09 08 AC/DC – Rock Or Bust
13 13 07 Jul – Je Trouve Pas Le Sommeil
14 12 08 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards 2014
15 15 09 Alain Souchon & Laurent Voulzy – Alain Souchon & Laurent Voulzy
16 NE 01 Demi-Portion – Dragon Rash
17 08 05 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2015
18 RE 02 Hozier – Hozier
19 56 31 Ed Sheeran – x
20 02 02 Lino – Requiem
21 21 48 Indila – Mini World
22 22 15 Soprano – Cosmopolitanie
23 20 60 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
24 16 10 Johnny Hallyday – Rester Vivant
25 NE 01 Various Artists – 40 Tubes 2015
26 27 06 Soundtrack – La Famille Bélier
27 23 09 David Guetta – Listen
28 26 29 Sia – 1000 Forms Of Fear
29 24 13 Various Artists – Top 50 – 30 Ans (100 Tubes)
30 18 02 Mark Ronson – Uptown Special
31 19 02 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2015
32 17 07 Vincent Niclo – Ce Que Je Suis
33 NE 01 Björk – Vulnicura
34 34 27 Fréro Delavega – Fréro Delavega
35 35 90 Zaz – Recto Verso
36 33 88 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
37 10 02 Archive – Restriction
38 31 75 Stromae – Racine Carrée
39 28 11 Pink Floyd – The Endless River
40 NE 01 Etienne De Crécy – Super Discount 3
41 25 07 Les Enfoirés – Les Enfoirés En Choeur De 1985 A Aujourd’Hui
42 40 107 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
43 37 72 Tal – A L’Infini
44 29 08 Christophe Willem – Paraît-Il
45 39 65 Julien Doré – Løve
46 NE 01 Mademoiselle K – Hungry Dirty Baby
47 38 88 Maître Gims – Subliminal
48 43 10 Brigitte – A Bouche Que Veux-Tu
49 NE 01 Belle & Sebastian – Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance
50 52 72 London Grammar – If You Wait
51 32 07 Patrick Bruel – Live 2014
52 41 23 Various Artists – Violetta – Gira Mi Cancion
53 36 09 Shy’m – Solitaire
54 47 95 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
55 NE 01 Hanni El Khatib – Moonlight
56 48 97 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
57 45 17 Les Stentors – Rendez-Vous Au Cinéma
58 46 09 Bernard Lavilliers – Acoustique
59 44 64 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
60 64 151 Stromae – Cheese
61 50 42 Les Prêtres – Amen
62 59 63 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
63 58 09 Frank Michael – Bonjour L’Amour
64 55 36 Coldplay – Ghost Stories
65 89 21 Maroon 5 – V
66 71 28 Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour
67 53 09 Tal – A L’Infini/Live Tour
68 62 16 U2 – Songs Of Innocence
69 51 09 Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine – Stratégie De L’Inespoir
70 119 38 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments – Best Of
71 65 254 Zaz – Zaz
72 54 12 Various Artists – We Love Disney 2
73 73 17 Elsa Esnoult – Pour Toi
74 68 149 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
75 66 11 Maria Callas – Maria Callas : La Renaissance D’Une Voix
76 72 96 Woodkid – The Golden Age
77 69 18 Lenny Kravitz – Strut
78 74 13 Taylor Swift – 1989
79 77 12 Julien Clerc – Partout La Musique Vient
80 70 85 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
81 86 283 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
82 88 69 Agnes Obel – Aventine
83 63 06 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2015
84 49 02 Various Artists – Hits Hiver 2015
85 79 10 One Direction – FOUR
86 67 13 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud 2
87 NE 01 Joey Bada$$ – B4.DA.$$
88 42 02 Corson – The Rainbow
89 84 20 George Ezra – Wanted On Voyage
90 76 21 Lacrim – Corleone
91 30 02 Meghan Trainor – Title
92 81 06 Various Artists – Skyrock
93 61 15 Dany Brillant – Le Dernier Romantique
94 80 03 Zubin Mehta & Wiener Philharmoniker – Neujahrskonzert / New Year’s Concert 2015
95 82 36 Isabelle Boulay – Merci Serge Reggiani
96 108 133 Nirvana – Nevermind
97 57 08 Indochine – Black City Tour
98 78 14 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen Vol. 2
99 94 148 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
100 90 113 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
101 85 26 Keen’V – Saltimbanque
102 112 37 Birdy – Fire Within
103 97 82 Muse – The 2nd Law
104 83 09 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Ensemble
105 124 52 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
106 91 12 Shaka Ponk – The Black Pixel Ape (Drinking Cigarettes To Take A Break)
107 95 167 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
108 92 06 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2015
109 NE 01 Fall Out Boy – American Beauty / American Psycho
110 117 25 AC/DC – Back In Black
111 87 22 Ariana Grande – My Everything
112 103 07 Hélène Ségara – Tout Commence Aujourd’Hui
113 109 98 Lilly Wood & The Prick – Invincible Friends
114 120 64 Arctic Monkeys – AM
115 114 03 Yseult – Yseult
116 130 122 Birdy – Birdy
117 144 52 ABBA – 18 Hits
118 106 12 Various Artists – Les Vieilles Canailles
119 104 95 Michael Jackson – Thriller
120 75 08 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies & International Friends
121 126 179 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
122 93 08 Tryo – Né Quelque Part
123 NE 01 Marduk – Frontschwein
124 101 15 Joe Cocker – Greatest Hits
125 NE 01 Stand High Patrol – A Matter Of Scale
126 110 75 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
127 107 12 Calvin Harris – Motion
128 118 07 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Winter 2015
129 125 81 Vincent Niclo – Opéra Rouge
130 132 17 The Dø – Shake Shook Shaken
131 111 102 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
132 113 04 Various Artists – Chanson Française
133 116 09 La Fouine – Capitale Du Crime 4
134 133 10 Ibrahim Maalouf / Oxmo Puccino – Au Pays D’Alice
135 138 73 Texas – The Conversation
136 136 106 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat
137 139 04 Various Artists – Hits 2015
138 105 66 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
139 143 11 Emma Louise – Vs Head Vs Heart
140 217 90 Angus & Julia Stone – Down The Way
141 140 86 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
142 102 08 Nolwenn Leroy – O Tour De L’Eau
143 157 58 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
144 206 07 Vianney – Idées Blanches
145 137 13 Mike Brant – L’Inoubliable
146 127 22 Luc Arbogast – Oreflam
147 135 18 AC/DC – Highway To Hell
148 122 66 AC/DC – Live
149 NE 01 Various Artists – 50 Classical Masterworks
150 165 175 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
151 98 06 Guizmo – Dans Ma Ruche
152 NE 01 Jean Rondeau – Bach : Imagine
153 153 18 Leonard Cohen – Popular Problems
154 145 70 Avicii – True
155 131 153 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
156 100 40 Patrick Sébastien – Ça Va Etre Ta Fête !
157 151 100 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
158 129 11 Queen – Queen Forever
159 99 12 Various Artists – Les Années Barbelivien
160 179 06 Various Artists – Dirty Dancing (L’Histoire Originale Sur Scène)
161 173 22 Bénabar – Inspiré De Faits Réels
162 156 34 Yannick Noah – Combats Ordinaires
163 166 115 The Black Keys – El Camino
164 123 12 Sidaction – Kiss & Love
165 161 69 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning
166 170 22 Ben L’Oncle Soul – A Coup De Rêves
167 RE 142 Rihanna – Loud
168 115 18 Soundtrack – Guardians Of The Galaxy : Awesome Mix Vol. 1
169 128 27 IAM – L’Ecole Du Micro D’Argent 2013
170 150 42 Whitney Houston – The Ultimate Collection
171 171 51 Fauve – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
172 152 10 David Bowie – Nothing Has Changed (The Best Of David Bowie)
173 221 74 Amy Winehouse – Lioness : Hidden Treasures
174 NE 01 Angra – Secret Garden
175 RE 144 MIKA – Life In Cartoon Motion
176 185 08 Garou – It’s Magic !
177 193 59 Neil Young – Harvest
178 142 09 Various Artists – Party Fun 2015
179 172 60 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
180 96 03 Annie Cordy – Ma Vie En Musique (Best Of 50 Titres)
181 160 60 Various Artists – We Love Disney
182 215 61 Détroit – Horizons
183 175 175 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
184 NE 01 Paradis – Couleurs Primaires
185 199 86 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
186 141 33 Various Artists – Disney : Les 50 Plus Belles Chansons
187 239 05 Simon & Garfunkel – Bridge Over Troubled Water
188 RE 164 Thomas Dutronc – Comme Un Manouche Sans Guitare
189 174 217 Muse – The Resistance
190 146 33 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud
191 134 06 Nicki Minaj – The Pinkprint
192 210 15 Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin IV
193 197 28 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
194 214 39 Ed Sheeran – +
195 223 34 OneRepublic – Native
196 167 13 Philippe Jaroussky – Vivaldi : Pieta/Stabat Mater (Ltd)
197 RE 03 Renaud – Intégrale Renaud
198 NE 01 Louane – Avenir
199 202 09 Eagles – Hotel California
200 149 05 D’Angelo And The Vanguard – Black Messiah
201 RE 05 Véronique Sanson – Les Moments Importants
202 180 160 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
203 177 09 Il Divo – A Musical Affair
204 181 94 Indochine – Black City Parade
205 154 09 Various Artists – Aznavour, Sa Jeunesse
206 176 18 Lindsey Stirling – Shatter Me
207 249 66 Katy Perry – PRISM
208 191 124 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
209 NE 01 Various Artists – En Mode Ragga Reggaeton
210 182 89 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau
211 147 10 Roberto Alagna – Ma Vie Est Un Opéra
212 155 47 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
213 RE 05 Lang Lang – The Mozart Album
214 189 24 Damon Albarn – Everyday Robots
215 148 09 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs Tour
216 168 48 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
217 NE 01 The Waterboys – Modern Blues
218 NE 01 Hardwell – United We Are
219 209 32 Lana Del Rey – Ultraviolence
220 198 11 Garou – Le Meilleur
221 RE 32 Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms
222 204 13 Détroit – La Cigale
223 121 42 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
224 187 85 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
225 211 140 Daft Punk – Discovery
226 162 24 Pierre Perret – L’Age De Pierre
227 186 74 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
228 183 10 Depeche Mode – Live In Berlin Soundtrack
229 158 16 Ma2x – Ma2x
230 246 03 Jacques Brel – Ne Me Quitte Pas
231 RE 68 Kavinsky – Outrun
232 169 53 HollySiz – My Name Is
233 247 11 Nemanja Radulovic – Carnets De Voyage
234 164 02 Various Artists – Latina Fever 2015
235 184 262 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
236 235 33 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
237 159 16 Mireille Mathieu – Une Vie D’Amour
238 201 32 Jul – Lacrizeomic
239 228 61 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
240 195 85 Jean-Jacques Goldman – En Passant
241 212 52 Alex Hepburn – Together Alone
242 RE 29 Otis Redding – Best Of – The Dock Of The Bay
243 RE 28 Christophe – Intime
244 RE 21 Jeanne Cherhal – Histoire De J.
245 208 187 Coldplay – Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
246 192 63 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
247 225 151 Alain Bashung – Bleu Pétrole
248 RE 34 Patrick Fiori – Choisir
249 RE 08 Robin Schulz – Prayer
250 RE 03 Various Artists – Dance 2015

Week Ending 18th January 2015 / Albums Chart

We have two brand new entries inside the top three, but Kendji Girac‘s eponymous LP is still at the top of the French albums chart for the tenth non-consecutive week in its 19th week in the top 10 (16,453 sales / -6%).

French rapper Lino gets this week’s highest new entry at number two with Requiem (11,989 sales). The new LP is his first top 10 album, Paradis Assassiné peaked at 17 in September 2005. Asaf Avidan is new at three with Gold Shadow (11,635 sales). It’s his second top 10 LP, as Different Pulses reached number five in February 2013.

In his 22nd week inside the top 10, Calogero slips one place at four with Les Feux D’Artifice (9,200 sales / +2%). Black M is down three at number five with Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde in his 22nd week inside the ten best-sellers (8,200 sales / -20%). In its fifth week in the top 10, Chaleur Humaine equals its peak position as it climbs three places at six for Christine And The Queens (6,500 sales / +15%). The album debuted at six in June.

Amaury Vassili jumps from 13 to number seven with Amaury Vassili Chante Mike Brant in his 12th week on the chart (5,600 sales). The compilation NRJ Hits 2015 is down four places at eight in its third week inside the top 10. AC/DC‘s Rock Or Bust also falls four at number nine in its seventh week inside the ten best-selling LPs (5,200 sales / -24%).

Restriction gives Archive their third top 10 album as it’s a new entry at ten (5,100 sales). Controlling Crowds (in April 2009) and With Us Until You’re Dead (in September 2012) both peaked at seven.

Four albums drop out of the top 10 this week. The compilation NRJ Music Awards 2014 moves down six places at twelve in its seventh week on the chart. Jul slips five at number 13 with Je Trouve Pas Le Sommeil in his sixth week inside the top 250. Paris falls seven places at 14 for Zaz in its tenth week on the chart (4,200 sales / -34%). After eight consecutive weeks inside the ten best-sellers, Johnny Hallyday is down six at number 16 with Rester Vivant.

At Least For Now opens at eleven for Benjamin Clementine (4,839 sales). Mark Ronson gets his first top 20 LP in France as Uptown Special debuts at number 18 with 3,476 copies sold. His Record Collection (with The Business Intl) was number 48 in October 2010. The compilation Fun Dance 2015 is new at 19 (3,300 sales).

In its fifth week on the chart, the soundtrack to the very successful movie La Famille Bélier moves up ten places at 27. Title is a new entry at number 30 for Meghan Trainor (2,200 sales). Corson‘s The Rainbow enters at 42. In his 63rd week inside the 250 best-sellers, Florent Pagny is back up eight places at 44 with Vieillir Avec Toi. The album spent one week at the top in November 2013.

Have a very good week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 19 Kendji Girac – Kendji Girac
02 NE 01 Lino – Requiem
03 NE 01 Asaf Avidan – Gold Shadow
04 03 22 Calogero – Les Feux D’Artifice
05 02 42 Black M – Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde
06 09 33 Christine And The Queens – Chaleur Humaine
07 13 12 Amaury Vassili – Amaury Vassili Chante Mike Brant
08 04 04 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2015
09 05 07 AC/DC – Rock Or Bust
10 NE 01 Archive – Restriction
11 NE 01 Benjamin Clementine – At Least For Now
12 06 07 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards 2014
13 08 06 Jul – Je Trouve Pas Le Sommeil
14 07 10 Zaz – Paris
15 12 08 Alain Souchon & Laurent Voulzy – Alain Souchon & Laurent Voulzy
16 10 09 Johnny Hallyday – Rester Vivant
17 11 06 Vincent Niclo – Ce Que Je Suis
18 NE 01 Mark Ronson – Uptown Special
19 NE 01 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2015
20 18 59 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
21 17 47 Indila – Mini World
22 19 14 Soprano – Cosmopolitanie
23 14 08 David Guetta – Listen
24 15 12 Various Artists – Top 50 – 30 Ans (100 Tubes)
25 16 06 Les Enfoirés – Les Enfoirés En Choeur De 1985 A Aujourd’Hui
26 29 28 Sia – 1000 Forms Of Fear
27 37 05 Soundtrack – La Famille Bélier
28 21 10 Pink Floyd – The Endless River
29 22 07 Christophe Willem – Paraît-Il
30 NE 01 Meghan Trainor – Title
31 25 74 Stromae – Racine Carrée
32 20 06 Patrick Bruel – Live 2014
33 27 87 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
34 31 26 Fréro Delavega – Fréro Delavega
35 28 89 Zaz – Recto Verso
36 24 08 Shy’m – Solitaire
37 23 71 Tal – A L’Infini
38 26 87 Maître Gims – Subliminal
39 30 64 Julien Doré – Løve
40 41 106 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
41 36 22 Various Artists – Violetta – Gira Mi Cancion
42 NE 01 Corson – The Rainbow
43 33 09 Brigitte – A Bouche Que Veux-Tu
44 52 63 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
45 46 16 Les Stentors – Rendez-Vous Au Cinéma
46 38 08 Bernard Lavilliers – Acoustique
47 42 94 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
48 34 96 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
49 NE 01 Various Artists – Hits Hiver 2015
50 32 41 Les Prêtres – Amen
51 55 08 Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine – Stratégie De L’Inespoir
52 47 71 London Grammar – If You Wait
53 35 08 Tal – A L’Infini/Live Tour
54 39 11 Various Artists – We Love Disney 2
55 40 35 Coldplay – Ghost Stories
56 66 30 Ed Sheeran – x
57 56 07 Indochine – Black City Tour
58 43 08 Frank Michael – Bonjour L’Amour
59 44 62 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
60 RE 69 Grégory Lemarchal – Je Deviens Moi
61 96 14 Dany Brillant – Le Dernier Romantique
62 53 15 U2 – Songs Of Innocence
63 45 05 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2015
64 57 150 Stromae – Cheese
65 49 253 Zaz – Zaz
66 54 10 Maria Callas – Maria Callas : La Renaissance D’Une Voix
67 58 12 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud 2
68 51 148 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
69 61 17 Lenny Kravitz – Strut
70 48 84 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
71 73 27 Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour
72 67 95 Woodkid – The Golden Age
73 59 16 Elsa Esnoult – Pour Toi
74 64 12 Taylor Swift – 1989
75 99 07 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies & International Friends
76 63 20 Lacrim – Corleone
77 60 11 Julien Clerc – Partout La Musique Vient
78 70 13 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen Vol. 2
79 50 09 One Direction – Four
80 193 02 Zubin Mehta & Wiener Philharmoniker – Neujahrskonzert / New Year’s Concert 2015
81 62 05 Various Artists – Skyrock
82 72 35 Isabelle Boulay – Merci Serge Reggiani
83 85 08 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Ensemble
84 75 19 George Ezra – Wanted On Voyage
85 68 25 Keen’V – Saltimbanque
86 78 282 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
87 83 21 Ariana Grande – My Everything
88 84 68 Agnes Obel – Aventine
89 130 20 Maroon 5 – V
90 71 112 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
91 77 11 Shaka Ponk – The Black Pixel Ape (Drinking Cigarettes To Take A Break)
92 74 05 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2015
93 132 07 Tryo – Né Quelque Part
94 80 147 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
95 95 166 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
96 156 02 Annie Cordy – Ma Vie En Musique (Best Of 50 Titres)
97 114 81 Muse – The 2nd Law
98 94 05 Guizmo – Dans Ma Ruche
99 91 11 Various Artists – Les Années Barbelivien
100 76 39 Patrick Sébastien – Ça Va Etre Ta Fête !
101 206 14 Joe Cocker – Greatest Hits
102 79 07 Nolwenn Leroy – O Tour De L’Eau
103 81 06 Hélène Ségara – Tout Commence Aujourd’Hui
104 88 94 Michael Jackson – Thriller
105 89 65 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
106 112 11 Various Artists – Les Vieilles Canailles
107 106 11 Calvin Harris – Motion
108 98 132 Nirvana – Nevermind
109 102 97 Lilly Wood & The Prick – Invincible Friends
110 103 74 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
111 92 101 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
112 105 36 Birdy – Fire Within
113 RE 03 Various Artists – Chanson Française
114 69 02 Yseult – Yseult
115 111 17 Soundtrack – Guardians Of The Galaxy : Awesome Mix Vol. 1
116 87 08 La Fouine – Capitale Du Crime 4
117 115 24 AC/DC – Back In Black
118 82 06 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Winter 2015
119 176 37 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments – Best Of
120 118 63 Arctic Monkeys – AM
121 170 41 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
122 127 65 AC/DC – Live
123 86 11 Sidaction – Kiss & Love
124 154 51 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
125 90 80 Vincent Niclo – Opéra Rouge
126 121 178 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
127 174 21 Luc Arbogast – Oreflam
128 123 26 IAM – L’Ecole Du Micro D’Argent 2013
129 110 10 Queen – Queen Forever
130 122 121 Birdy – Birdy
131 116 152 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
132 161 16 The Dø – Shake Shook Shaken
133 131 09 Ibrahim Maalouf / Oxmo Puccino – Au Pays D’Alice
134 109 05 Nicki Minaj – The Pinkprint
135 146 17 AC/DC – Highway To Hell
136 97 105 David Guetta – Nothing But The Beat
137 142 12 Mike Brant – L’Inoubliable
138 134 72 Texas – The Conversation
139 65 03 Various Artists – Hits 2015
140 93 85 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
141 135 32 Various Artists – Disney : Les 50 Plus Belles Chansons
142 120 08 Various Artists – Party Fun 2015
143 100 10 Emma Louise – Vs Head Vs Heart
144 108 51 ABBA – 18 Hits
145 139 69 Avicii – True
146 124 32 Various Artists – La Bande A Renaud
147 104 09 Roberto Alagna – Ma Vie Est Un Opéra
148 117 08 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs Tour
149 RE 04 D’Angelo And The Vanguard – Black Messiah
150 107 41 Whitney Houston – The Ultimate Collection
151 113 99 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
152 150 09 David Bowie – Nothing Has Changed (The Best Of David Bowie)
153 143 17 Leonard Cohen – Popular Problems
154 133 08 Various Artists – Aznavour, Sa Jeunesse
155 101 46 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
156 162 33 Yannick Noah – Combats Ordinaires
157 159 57 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
158 125 15 Ma2x – Ma2x
159 163 15 Mireille Mathieu – Une Vie D’Amour
160 128 59 Various Artists – We Love Disney
161 RE 68 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning
162 189 23 Pierre Perret – L’Age De Pierre
163 RE 85 Florent Pagny – Savoir Aimer
164 NE 01 Various Artists – Latina Fever 2015
165 183 174 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
166 179 114 The Black Keys – El Camino
167 137 12 Philippe Jaroussky – Vivaldi : Pieta/Stabat Mater (Ltd)
168 129 47 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
169 177 52 HollySiz – My Name Is
170 214 21 Ben L’Oncle Soul – A Coup De Rêves
171 243 50 Fauve – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
172 160 59 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
173 151 21 Bénabar – Inspiré De Faits Réels
174 175 216 Muse – The Resistance
175 157 174 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
176 202 17 Lindsey Stirling – Shatter Me
177 141 08 Il Divo – A Musical Affair
178 180 05 Various Artists – 60 Hits 2015
179 138 05 Various Artists – Dirty Dancing (L’Histoire Originale Sur Scène)
180 184 159 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
181 181 93 Indochine – Black City Parade
182 149 88 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau
183 186 09 Depeche Mode – Live In Berlin Soundtrack
184 167 261 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
185 119 07 Garou – It’s Magic !
186 187 73 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
187 224 84 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
188 NE 01 Various Artists – Deep House Fever 01
189 165 23 Damon Albarn – Everyday Robots
190 192 02 Various Artists – Stop Ebola
191 158 123 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
192 153 62 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
193 197 58 Neil Young – Harvest
194 164 102 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
195 173 84 Jean-Jacques Goldman – En Passant
196 168 08 Various Artists – Playlist Hits Hiver 2015
197 195 27 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
198 185 10 Garou – Le Meilleur
199 199 85 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
200 182 09 Maurane – Ouvre
201 126 31 Jul – Lacrizeomic
202 RE 08 Eagles – Hotel California
203 203 06 Selena Gomez – For You
204 148 12 Détroit – La Cigale
205 210 11 Akhenaton – Je Suis En Vie
206 207 06 Vianney – Idées Blanches
207 152 123 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée
208 196 186 Coldplay – Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
209 250 31 Lana Del Rey – Ultraviolence
210 200 14 Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin IV
211 217 139 Daft Punk – Discovery
212 201 51 Alex Hepburn – Together Alone
213 140 09 Natalie Dessay – De L’Opéra A La Chanson
214 RE 38 Ed Sheeran – +
215 205 60 Détroit – Horizons
216 230 08 Various Artists – FG Tendances #Electro 2015
217 241 89 Angus & Julia Stone – Down The Way
218 209 17 Alt-J – This Is All Yours
219 RE 42 Kyo – L’Equilibre
220 NE 01 She Keeps Bees – Eight Houses
221 229 73 Amy Winehouse – Lioness : Hidden Treasures
222 RE 24 Francis Cabrel – L’Essentiel (1977-2007)
223 RE 33 OneRepublic – Native
224 169 46 One Direction – Midnight Memories
225 239 150 Alain Bashung – Bleu Pétrole
226 145 11 Various Artists – Planète Rap 2014, Vol. 3
227 147 12 Various Artists – NRJ Total Hits 2014
228 RE 60 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
229 144 10 Various Artists – NRJ Party Hits 2014, Vol. 2
230 RE 12 Bob Dylan – The Best Of Bob Dylan
231 RE 12 Jamie Cullum – Interlude
232 198 06 Various Artists – 40 Rap 2014
233 204 06 Various Artists – 40 Hits Noël 2014
234 166 88 Shy’m – Caméléon
235 172 32 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
236 194 33 Michael Jackson – Bad
237 RE 17 Royal Blood – Royal Blood
238 RE 53 Tryo – Ladilafé
239 246 04 Simon & Garfunkel – Bridge Over Troubled Water
240 NE 01 Ghost Culture – Ghost Culture
241 RE 207 Adele – 21
242 190 10 Salvatore Adamo – Adamo Chante Bécaud
243 248 177 Muse – Absolution
244 RE 92 Bob Marley & The Wailers – Legend
245 212 05 Various Artists – 60 Hits Dance 2015
246 223 02 Jacques Brel – Ne Me Quitte Pas
247 RE 10 Nemanja Radulovic – Carnets De Voyage
248 216 100 Céline Dion – D’Eux
249 228 65 Katy Perry – PRISM
250 218 25 Angus & Julia Stone – Angus & Julia Stone