Week Ending 18th May 2014 / Albums Chart

Xscape gives Michael Jackson his eighth Number One album in France, as it debuts at the top with 34,214 copies sold (29,128 physical + 5,086 downloads). Michael Jackson‘s other chart-toppers are Bad (for six weeks in September and October 1987), Dangerous (for seven weeks from January to October 1992), HIStory : Past, Present and Future – Book I (for two weeks in June 1995), Blood On The Dancefloor – History In The Mix (for one week in May 1997), Invincible (for three weeks in November 2001), Thriller 25 (for three weeks in February and March 2008), and the This Is It soundtrack (for three weeks in November 2009). What about Thriller, you would ask ? The first French albums chart was published in January 1985.

Patrick Fiori gets his highest-charting LP with Choisir which enters at number two with 16,020 sales. The new album is his third top five, Si On Chantait Plus Fort… peaked at four in October 2005, and his last offering L’Instinct Masculin reached number three in October 2010. After three non-consecutive weeks at Number One, Indila‘s Mini World is down to three in its 12th week inside the top 10 (8,911 sales / -20%).

The Black Keys are new at number four with Turn Blue (8,830 sales), it’s their first top 10 album in France. El Camino was number 21 in February 2012. Sadnecessary is a new entry at five for Milky Chance with 7,892 copies sold.

In their sixth week inside the ten best-sellers, Les Prêtres fall four places at six with Amen (7,500 sales / -19%). After 38 consecutive weeks in the top four (!), Stromae is also down four at number seven with Racine Carrée (7,100 sales / -22%). But his debut album Cheese climbs a massive 18 places at 24 in its 115th week on the chart. The compilation NRJ Spring Hits 2014 moves down four places at eight in its third week inside the top 10.

After a two-week absence, Jean-Louis Aubert is back inside the ten best-selling LPs as his Aubert Chante Houellebecq – Les Parages Du Vide jumps from 15 to number nine (4,500 sales). It’s down four places at ten for Black M with Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde in his fourth week in the top 10 (4,100 sales / -21%).

Five albums drop out of the top 10 this week. After ten consecutive weeks inside the top 10, Pharrell Williams is down six at number eleven with G I R L. The Frozen soundtrack (La Reine Des Neiges) falls seven places at 14 in its 24th week on the chart. It’s also down seven at number 16 for Maître Gims with Subliminal in his 52nd week inside the 250 best-sellers. London Grammar‘s If You Wait moves down seven places at 17 after seven weeks in the top 10. In his fourth week on the chart, Patrick Sébastien falls eleven at number 19 with Ça Va Etre Ta Fête ! (3,100 sales / -37%). 

Charles Aznavour enters at 21 with 90e Anniversaire – Best Of (2,600 sales), his highest-charting album is Duos which reached number three in January 2009. Anastacia gets her fourth top 40 album in France, as Resurrection is new at 33 (1,911 sales). Not That Kind is her only top 10 LP, peaking at number six in July 2000. Vincent Niclo‘s Luis jumps from 104 to number 35 in its 34th week in the top 250, the LP debuted and peaked at number three in October.

Have a very nice week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

 

01 NE 01 Michael Jackson – Xscape
02 NE 01 Patrick Fiori – Choisir
03 01 12 Indila – Mini World
04 NE 01 The Black Keys – Turn Blue
05 NE 01 Milky Chance – Sadnecessary
06 02 06 Les Prêtres – Amen
07 03 39 Stromae – Racine Carrée
08 04 03 Various Artists – NRJ Spring Hits 2014
09 15 05 Jean-Louis Aubert – Aubert Chante Houellebecq – Les Parages Du Vide
10 06 07 Black M – Les Yeux Plus Gros Que Le Monde
11 05 11 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
12 11 28 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
13 14 54 Zaz – Recto Verso
14 07 24 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
15 13 12 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
16 09 52 Maître Gims – Subliminal
17 10 36 London Grammar – If You Wait
18 12 52 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
19 08 04 Patrick Sébastien – Ça Va Etre Ta Fête !
20 29 37 Tal – A L’Infini
21 NE 01 Charles Aznavour – 90e Anniversaire – Best Of
22 16 03 Various Artists – Le Son Dancefloor 2014 Vol. 2
23 19 02 Various Artists – Fun Remix Club 2014, Vol. 2
24 42 115 Stromae – Cheese
25 22 08 Kyo – L’Equilibre
26 21 75 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
27 24 59 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
28 20 10 Les Enfoirés – Bon Anniversaire Les Enfoirés
29 23 09 Shaka Ponk – The White Pixel Ape (Smoking Isolate To Keep In Shape)
30 17 05 Various Artists – Planète Rap 2014
31 35 113 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
32 31 05 Miossec – Ici-Bas, Ici Même
33 NE 01 Anastacia – Resurrection
34 30 24 Various Artists – We Love Disney
35 104 34 Vincent Niclo – Luis
36 36 02 Natalie Dessay, Agnès Jaoui, Helena Noguerra & Liat Cohen – Rio Paris
37 39 06 Plaza Francia – A New Tango Song Book
38 26 03 Various Artists – W9 Hits 2014 Vol. 2
39 28 06 Various Artists – NRJ Extravadance 2014
40 NE 01 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2014 Vol. 2
41 44 15 FAUVE – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
42 33 03 Olympe – Une Vie Par Jour
43 25 03 Gérard Manset – Un Oiseau S’Est Posé
44 37 33 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
45 27 03 Pixies – Indie Cindy
46 18 03 Damon Albarn – Everyday Robots
47 43 53 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
48 40 18 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
49 41 09 Various Artists – NRJ Hit Music Only 2014
50 34 32 ABBA – ABBA Gold
51 67 52 Texas – The Conversation
52 48 08 Shakira – Shakira.
53 68 24 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
54 RE 60 Woodkid – The Golden Age
55 51 29 Julien Doré – Løve
56 45 04 Lisa Angell – Frou-Frou
57 65 218 Zaz – Zaz
58 46 47 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
59 50 07 Christophe – Intime
60 55 30 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
61 NE 01 Tori Amos – Unrepentant Geraldines
62 204 23 Mylène Farmer – Timeless 2013
63 49 08 Aloe Blacc – Lift Your Spirit
64 38 02 Ben & Ellen Harper – Childhood Home
65 54 02 Cris Cab – Where I Belong
66 64 41 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
67 NE 01 Ol’ Kainry & Dany Dan – Saison 2
68 53 12 Team BS – Team BS
69 56 42 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
70 58 14 Tony Carreira – Nos Fiançailles, France/Portugal
71 32 02 Lily Allen – Sheezus
72 62 06 Renan Luce – D’Une Tonne A Un Tout Petit Poids
73 66 60 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
74 57 08 Various Artists – Playlist Hits 2014 Vol. 2
75 61 35 Avicii – True
76 69 49 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
77 70 37 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
78 71 67 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
79 47 02 Epica – The Quantum Enigma
80 78 38 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
81 63 06 Various Artists – Fun Club 2014
82 52 02 Amandine Bourgeois – Au Masculin
83 77 102 Birdy – Birdy
84 76 55 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
85 118 120 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
86 79 05 Pierre Perret – Drôle De Poésie !
87 74 30 Katy Perry – Prism
88 82 33 Lorde – Pure Heroine
89 114 95 The Black Keys – El Camino
90 75 05 Chinese Man – Groove Sessions Vol. 3
91 85 07 Rosemary Standley & Dom La Nena – Birds On A Wire
92 83 29 Yodelice – Square Eyes
93 73 04 Eels – The Cautionary Tales Of Mark Oliver Everett
94 90 88 Les Prêtres – Gloria
95 165 65 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
96 86 59 Vigon Bamy Jay – Les Soul Men
97 151 77 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
98 112 106 Les Prêtres – Spiritus Dei
99 173 136 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
100 87 10 Metronomy – Love Letters
101 108 26 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
102 181 134 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
103 106 26 Détroit – Horizons
104 216 52 Joe Dassin – Eternel…
105 95 68 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist
106 89 30 Kaaris – Or Noir Part II
107 115 146 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
108 80 02 Dick Rivers – Rivers
109 102 52 Kavinsky – Outrun
110 RE 22 Michael Jackson – Dangerous
111 155 52 FAUVE – Blizzard EP
112 60 02 Lykke Li – I Never Learn
113 72 02 Various Artists – Tubes 2014 Vol. 2
114 88 15 Various Artists – NRJ 200% Hits 2014
115 117 25 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
116 116 08 Les Ogres De Barback – Vous M’Emmerdez !
117 97 33 Agnes Obel – Aventine
118 NE 01 Little Dragon – Nabuma Rubberband
119 105 07 Various Artists – FG DJ All Stars 2014
120 128 15 MIKA – 3 CD Originaux : Life In Cartoon Motion / The Boy Who Knew Too Much / The Origin Of Love
121 92 12 Johnny Hallyday – Born Rocker Tour
122 101 05 Paolo Nutini – Caustic Love
123 98 12 Skip The Use – Little Armageddon
124 159 159 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
125 84 10 Jeanne Cherhal – Histoire De J.
126 100 03 Rodrigo Y Gabriela – 9 Dead Alive
127 122 12 IAM – L’Ecole Du Micro D’Argent 2013
128 103 07 Various Artists – Hits Spring 2014
129 99 12 Various Artists – NRJ Snow Hits 2014
130 201 74 Michael Jackson – Thriller
131 113 06 Dick Annegarn – Vélo Va
132 NE 01 Marvin – By Marvin
133 93 18 The Shin Sekaï – The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2
134 119 106 Metronomy – The English Riviera
135 124 155 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
136 121 28 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
137 213 180 Grégoire – Toi + Moi
138 157 52 Les Stentors – Une Histoire De France
139 140 247 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
140 129 30 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen
141 NE 01 Alex Beaupain – Bo
142 149 111 Nirvana – Nevermind
143 123 12 Lindsey Stirling – Lindsey Stirling
144 126 23 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
145 186 09 John Legend – Love In The Future
146 218 41 Jacques Higelin – Beau Repaire
147 147 84 P!nk – The Truth About Love
148 110 25 One Direction – Midnight Memories
149 94 03 Sophie-Tith – J’Aime Ça
150 153 78 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
151 138 26 Hugh Laurie – Didn’t It Rain
152 185 77 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
153 233 70 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau
154 127 123 Daft Punk – Discovery
155 125 04 Toto – 35th Anniversary Tour – Live From Poland
156 217 159 Christophe Maé – Comme A La Maison
157 142 66 Indochine – Black City Parade
158 163 02 Simply Collect – Pias
159 135 198 Muse – The Resistance
160 152 173 Adele – 21
161 191 75 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
162 96 02 Santana – Corazón
163 193 79 C2C – Tetra
164 202 90 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
165 NE 01 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Non Homologué
166 172 30 James Blunt – Moon Landing
167 133 07 Various Artists – 100 Bomba Reggaeton
168 188 28 HollySiz – My Name Is
169 146 36 Arctic Monkeys – AM
170 137 139 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
171 169 24 Muse – Live At Rome Olympic Stadium
172 205 243 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
173 131 28 Various Artists – La Magie De Disney (The Magic Of Disney)
174 148 41 The Lumineers – The Lumineers
175 143 04 Various Artists – 100 Bombes Dancefloor Spring 2014
176 158 17 Sting – The Last Ship
177 RE 167 Coeur De Pirate – Coeur De Pirate
178 156 07 Timber Timbre – Hot Dreams
179 154 106 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
180 144 03 Quatuor Ébène – Brazil
181 RE 58 Lilly Wood & The Prick – The Fight
182 NE 01 Chromeo – White Women
183 145 09 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Spring 2014
184 183 31 Whitney Houston – The Ultimate Collection
185 174 24 Ayo – Ticket To The World
186 136 11 Various Artists – M6 Teen Hits 2014
187 166 90 Céline Dion – D’Eux
188 167 26 Otis Redding – Dock Of The Bay
189 177 137 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
190 120 03 Stanislas – Ma Solitude
191 134 04 Roberto Alagna – Little Italy
192 237 27 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
193 206 28 Céline Dion – Loved Me Back To Life
194 196 06 François Valéry – Je Suis Venu Te Dire
195 180 05 Christian Delagrange – Chansons D’Amour
196 NE 01 Nick Mulvey – First Mind
197 RE 08 Demi Lovato – Demi
198 162 08 Johnny Cash – Out Among The Stars
199 170 09 Emilie Simon – Mue
200 RE 36 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
201 164 14 Mister You – Le Prince
202 175 05 Various Artists – Dance D’Enfer 2014
203 RE 14 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Push The Sky Away
204 141 26 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
205 178 18 OneRepublic – Native
206 RE 60 Asaf Avidan – Different Pulses
207 168 70 Booba – Futur 2.0
208 NE 01 René Jacobs – Handel : Orlando
209 189 30 Jenifer – Ma Déclaration
210 RE 46 Maxime Le Forestier – Le Cadeau
211 192 04 Various Artists – Latino Stars 2014
212 182 48 Neil Young – Harvest
213 RE 114 Christophe Maé – On Trace La Route
214 RE 27 Eddy Mitchell – Héros
215 179 11 Bob Marley – The King Of Reggae
216 139 24 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition
217 RE 08 Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once
218 RE 47 The Black Keys – Brothers
219 200 26 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan & Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
220 176 09 Ycare – La Somone
221 210 12 Amel Bent – Instinct
222 231 08 Elton John – The Greatest Hits 1970-2002
223 RE 26 Céline Dion – On Ne Change Pas
224 RE 24 Frédéric François – Amor Latino
225 RE 86 Skip The Use – Can Be Late
226 211 10 Disclosure – Settle
227 RE 51 Zaz – Zaz/Sans Tsu Tsou
228 212 09 George Michael – Symphonica
229 161 05 Various Artists – Marc Toesca Présente Hits 80
230 250 16 The Broken Circle Breakdown Bluegrass Band – The Broken Circle Breakdown (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
231 171 06 Philippe Katerine – Magnum
232 RE 15 Pierre Bachelet – Le Meilleur De
233 RE 28 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
234 194 28 Sexion D’Assaut – Best Of
235 230 30 Aldebert – Enfantillages
236 NE 01 Swans – To Be Kind
237 232 66 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
238 RE 67 M – Îl
239 223 02 Various Artists – Starmania 1978
240 150 96 Imany – The Shape Of A Broken Heart
241 244 197 Manu Chao – Clandestino
242 203 105 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée
243 RE 33 Alain Bashung – Osez Bashung
244 RE 19 IAM – IAM
245 NE 01 Killer Be Killed – Killer Be Killed
246 239 25 James Arthur – James Arthur
247 RE 27 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
248 160 49 Joyce Jonathan – Caractère
249 RE 126 Rihanna – Loud
250 235 42 Carla Bruni – Little French Songs

 

Week Ending 30th March 2014 / Albums Chart

Les Enfoirés stay at the top of the French albums chart for a third consecutive week with Bon Anniversaire Les Enfoirés, but with low sales figures in their standards (38,892 sales / -61%). The album has sold a total of 240,628 copies in its three weeks on the chart. In the same amount of time, La Boîte A Musique Des Enfoirés had sold 334,668 copies in 2013, Le Bal Des Enfoirés 2012 296,731 in 2012, and Dans L’Oeil Des Enfoirés 326,487 in 2011, to give a few examples.

Kyo‘s L’Equilibre is this week’s highest new entry at number two with 23,553 sales. The new LP is their third top two album, Le Chemin was at two for eleven non-consecutive weeks (very unlucky !) from July 2003 to March 2004. and 300 Lésions spent five consecutive weeks at the top in January and February 2005.

Indila doesn’t move at number three with Mini World in her fifth week inside the top 10 (16,800 sales / -10%). In its 32nd week inside the four best-sellers, Stromae‘s Racine Carrée stays at four (14,200 sales / -18%). There is no change at number five for Pharrell Williams with G I R L in his fourth week in the top 10 (10,500 sales / -29%).

Shakira debuts at six with Shakira. (10,382 sales), it’s her seventh top 10 album, Sale El Sol was Number One for two weeks in October and November 2010. The White Pixel Ape (Smoking Isolate To Keep In Shape) falls five at number seven for Shaka Ponk in its second week on the chart (9,200 sales / -62%).

In his 34th week inside the ten best-sellers, Maître Gims slips one place at eight with Subliminal (8,600 sales / -12%). It’s down three at number nine for Daft Punk‘s Random Access Memories in its 23rd week in the top 10 (8,600 sales / -13%). Florent Pagny falls two places at ten with Vieillir Avec Toi in his 21st week inside the top 10 (8,200 sales).

Two albums drop out of the top 10 this week. London Grammar slip two places at eleven with If You Wait after four weeks inside the ten best-sellers (6,400 sales). Last week’s new entry at ten, Kylie Minogue‘s Kiss Me Once is down to number 53 (1,600 sales / -75%)… In its second week on the chart, Aphrodite fell twelve places at 15 in July 2010.

Lift Your Spirit is new at number twelve for Aloe Blacc (4,552 sales), the new LP is his second top 20 album, Good Things reached number 19 in October 2010. The compilation Playlist Hits 2014 Vol. 2 debuts at 16. Vous M’Emmerdez ! enters at number 17 for Les Ogres De Barback, it’s their third top 20 album, after Du Simple Au Néant (number 17 in April 2007), and Comment Je Suis Devenu Voyageur (number 16 in March 2011).

In his 27th week on the chart, Vincent Niclo is back up 13 places at 19 with Luis. The Frozen soundtrack (La Reine Des Neiges) climbs 18 at number 20 in its 17th week in the top 250, the LP reached number five in February. Cats On Trees‘ self-titled album jumps from 26 to number 21 in its 23rd week on the chart.

It’s a good week for Julien Doré, his Løve moves back up a massive 21 places at 22 in its 22nd week inside the 250 best-sellers (2,900 sales). In its 52nd week on the chart, Imagine Dragons finally enter the top 30, as Night Visions climbs ten at number 30.

The late Johnny Cash gets his first (!) top 40 LP in France, Out Among The Stars is new at 32. Luis Mariano – Revivez La Légende enters at number 33 for Mathieu Sempéré. The new edition of Elton John‘s Goodbye Yellow Brick Road debuts at 51, The One is his only Number One LP (for six weeks in July and August 1992).

Have a great week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

 

01 01 03 Les Enfoirés – Bon Anniversaire Les Enfoirés
02 NE 01 Kyo – L’Equilibre
03 03 05 Indila – Mini World
04 04 32 Stromae – Racine Carrée
05 05 04 Pharrell Williams – G I R L
06 NE 01 Shakira – Shakira.
07 02 02 Shaka Ponk – The White Pixel Ape (Smoking Isolate To Keep In Shape)
08 07 45 Maître Gims – Subliminal
09 06 45 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
10 08 21 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
11 09 29 London Grammar – If You Wait
12 NE 01 Aloe Blacc – Lift Your Spirit
13 11 02 Various Artists – NRJ Hit Music Only 2014
14 12 05 Jul – Dans Ma Paranoïa
15 14 30 Tal – A L’Infini
16 NE 01 Various Artists – Playlist Hits 2014 Vol. 2
17 NE 01 Les Ogres De Barback – Vous M’Emmerdez !
18 18 28 Avicii – True
19 32 27 Vincent Niclo – Luis
20 38 17 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
21 26 23 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
22 43 22 Julien Doré – Løve
23 17 07 Tony Carreira – Nos Fiançailles, France / Portugal
24 19 02 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Spring 2014
25 29 68 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
26 21 08 FAUVE – Vieux Frères – Partie 1
27 20 17 Various Artists – We Love Disney
28 22 17 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
29 13 03 Metronomy – Love Letters
30 40 52 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
31 25 05 Team BS – Team BS
32 NE 01 Johnny Cash – Out Among The Stars
33 NE 01 Mathieu Sempéré – Luis Mariano – Revivez La Légende
34 23 31 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
35 33 11 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
36 27 53 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
37 24 47 Zaz – Recto Verso
38 31 08 Various Artists – NRJ 200% Hits 2014
39 39 42 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
40 28 18 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
41 30 05 Various Artists – NRJ Snow Hits 2014
42 42 48 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
43 36 05 Skip The Use – Little Armageddon
44 37 23 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen
45 16 02 Emilie Simon – Mue
46 34 19 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
47 55 23 Katy Perry – Prism
48 15 02 George Michael – Symphonica
49 59 26 Lorde – Pure Heroine
50 61 23 James Blunt – Moon Landing
51 NE 01 Elton John – Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
52 41 26 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
53 10 02 Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once
54 35 03 Jeanne Cherhal – Histoire De J.
55 45 05 Lindsey Stirling – Lindsey Stirling
56 48 108 Stromae – Cheese
57 44 04 Various Artists – M6 Teen Hits 2014
58 50 23 Kaaris – Or Noir Part II
59 69 40 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
60 NE 01 Various Artists – Shaolin Soul Volume 1
61 NE 01 Various Artists – Shaolin Soul Volume 3
62 NE 01 Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa – Live From Amsterdam
63 NE 01 Various Artists – Double Dancefloor 2014
64 52 71 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
65 49 35 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
66 53 08 MIKA – 3 CD Originaux : Life In Cartoon Motion / The Boy Who Knew Too Much / The Origin Of Love
67 58 45 Les Stentors – Une Histoire De France
68 NE 01 Various Artists – Hits RFM 2014
69 123 16 Mylène Farmer – Timeless 2013
70 63 106 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
71 56 05 Amel Bent – Instinct
72 51 03 Foster The People – Supermodel
73 60 17 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition
74 NE 01 Elton John – The Greatest Hits 1970-2002
75 NE 01 Various Artists – Shaolin Soul Volume 2
76 47 02 Ycare – La Somone
77 62 16 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
78 75 30 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
79 116 45 Joe Dassin – Eternel…
80 70 21 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
81 54 03 Tunisiano – Marqué A Vie
82 117 49 Michel Berger – Pour Me Comprendre – Best Of
83 64 42 Joyce Jonathan – Caractère
84 106 19 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan & Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
85 73 18 One Direction – Midnight Memories
86 68 05 Various Artists – Party Fun 2014
87 76 06 Têtes Raides – Terriens
88 67 03 Le Grand Jojo – Tournée Général !
89 79 45 Texas – The Conversation
90 119 42 The Police – Greatest Hits
91 80 28 Grégoire – Les Roses De Mon Silence
92 93 12 La Rue Kétanou – Allons Voir
93 141 38 France Gall – Evidemment
94 83 26 Agnes Obel – Aventine
95 NE 01 Clinton Fearon – Goodness
96 153 90 NTM – Suprême NTM
97 92 14 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2014
98 71 21 Eddy Mitchell – Héros
99 87 19 Détroit – Horizons
100 NE 01 Auden – Sillon
101 130 31 Radiohead – The Best Of
102 161 20 Lady Gaga – ARTPOP
103 103 11 The Shin Sekaï – The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2
104 66 04 Disiz – Transe-Lucide
105 91 46 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
106 108 166 Adele – 21
107 88 04 Al.Hy – Alphabête
108 90 45 FAUVE – Blizzard EP
109 78 04 Various Artists – H1ts 2014 Vol. 2
110 163 06 Miloš Karadaglic – Aranjuez
111 85 34 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
112 NE 01 Nana Mouskouri – Happy Birthday Tour
113 164 38 The Doors – The Very Best Of The Doors
114 81 19 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
115 100 70 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
116 77 11 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2014
117 NE 01 Wilko Johnson & Roger Daltrey – Going Back Home
118 121 06 Tom Odell – Long Way Down
119 46 02 The Pretty Reckless – Going To Hell
120 236 15 Serge Lama – La Balade Du Poète/50 Ans D’Encre & De Projecteurs
121 84 08 Various Artists – Fun Remix Club Winter 2014
122 98 07 Mister You – Le Prince
123 114 04 Various Artists – CDthèque Warner
124 115 29 Arctic Monkeys – AM
125 95 63 Booba – Futur 2.0
126 74 05 Various Artists – Virgin Radio 2014
127 199 24 Whitney Houston – The Ultimate Collection
128 57 02 Skrillex – Recess
129 113 59 Indochine – Black City Parade
130 101 17 Muse – Live At Rome Olympic Stadium
131 143 22 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
132 82 18 La Femme – Psycho Tropical Berlin
133 99 05 Danakil – Entre Les Lignes
134 86 05 Beck – Morning Phase
135 97 28 Lynda Lemay – Feutres Et Pastels
136 94 130 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
137 168 68 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
138 89 04 Lea Michele – Louder
139 120 132 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
140 124 03 Various Artists – Adagios – Les Plus Belles Musiques Pour Se Ressourcer En Douceur
141 176 24 Nirvana – Nirvana
142 133 113 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
143 179 05 Jacques Brel – Quinze Ans D’Amour
144 110 22 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
145 65 02 François And The Atlas Mountains – Piano Ombre
146 187 59 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
147 111 11 Bruce Springsteen – High Hopes
148 188 27 Alain Bashung – Osez Bashung
149 107 16 Jean-Jacques Debout – Les Chansons Des Guingettes
150 112 11 OneRepublic – Native
151 186 40 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Greatest Hits
152 109 06 Various Artists – 100 Dance 2014
153 105 53 Vigon Bamy Jay – Les Soul Men
154 RE 06 Marvin Gaye – The Best Of Marvin Gaye
155 96 19 Shaka Ponk – Geeks On Stage
156 211 12 Daft Punk – Musique Vol. 1 1993 – 2005
157 125 20 De Palmas – De Palmas
158 118 21 Sexion D’Assaut – Best Of
159 173 22 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
160 104 06 Claude Nougaro – Best Of
161 102 04 L’Arpeggiata / Christina Pluhar – Music For A While – Improvisations On Purcell
162 72 02 Frédéric Lerner – Muzungu L’Homme Blanc
163 156 27 Birdy – Fire Within
164 178 02 Collection En Or – Collection En Or
165 140 61 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
166 214 45 Zaz – Zaz/Sans Tsu Tsou
167 203 06 Guns N’ Roses – Greatest Hits
168 206 07 Eminem – Curtain Call
169 126 21 HollySiz – My Name Is
170 151 21 Céline Dion – Loved Me Back To Life
171 215 13 Barry White – The Collection
172 127 25 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
173 235 02 The Cure – Staring At The Sea – The Singles
174 221 08 Eric Clapton – The Cream Of Clapton
175 159 09 Ásgeir – In The Silence
176 RE 12 Suprême NTM – Paris Sous Les Bombes
177 175 18 Corneille – Entre Nord Et Sud
178 148 23 Yodelice – Square Eyes
179 147 21 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
180 149 04 Various Artists – Latina Party
181 RE 02 Bruce Springsteen – Greatest Hits
182 NE 01 Miles Davis – Miles At The Fillmore : Miles Davis 1970: The Bootleg Series Vol. 3
183 RE 08 Prince – The Very Best Of
184 RE 05 The Blues Brothers – The Very Best Of
185 146 21 James Arthur – James Arthur
186 RE 04 Joe Cocker – Greatest Hits
187 145 25 Aldebert – Enfantillages 2
188 232 04 Rick Ross – Mastermind
189 122 03 Thomas Azier – Hylas
190 138 11 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2014
191 136 09 Cascadeur – Ghost Surfer
192 250 27 Madonna – Celebration
193 NE 01 Eddy Mitchell – Rocking In Nashville Édition 40ème Anniversaire
194 137 08 Various Artists – 40 Tubes 2014
195 135 199 Zaz – Zaz
196 139 05 Michel Leeb – Repères
197 172 54 Woodkid – The Golden Age
198 NE 01 Various Artists – 100 Chefs D’Oeuvre : Piano
199 RE 04 Stevie Wonder – The Definitive Collection
200 RE 04 Neil Young – Greatest Hits
201 158 129 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
202 RE 21 Various Artists – La Magie De Disney (The Magic Of Disney)
203 227 04 The Who – Then And Now
204 152 21 Frank Michael – Encore Quelques Mots D’Amour
205 NE 01 Asia – Gravitas
206 RE 03 Gilbert Bécaud – 20 Chansons D’Or
207 NE 01 The War On Drugs – Lost In The Dream
208 234 02 Edgar Moreau – Play – Pieces Pour Violoncelle
209 157 08 John Butler Trio – Flesh + Blood
210 131 07 Various Artists – Nova Tunes 2.9
211 NE 01 Various Artists – Les Années Teppaz
212 174 53 Lilly Wood And The Prick – The Fight
213 170 25 Miley Cyrus – Bangerz
214 132 04 Various Artists – Chérie Pop Love Music 2014
215 162 04 Daphné – La Fauve
216 165 23 Frédéric François – Amor Latino
217 RE 02 Vincent Peirani – Belle Epoque
218 184 16 Various Artists – Skyrock 2014 Volume 1
219 181 20 Various Artists – Le Soldat Rose 2
220 142 48 Kavinsky – Outrun
221 167 12 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2014
222 RE 18 Lenny Kravitz – Greatest Hits
223 160 08 Within Temptation – Hydra
224 171 07 Tinariwen – Emmaar
225 NE 01 My Chemical Romance – May Death Never Stop You
226 155 15 Ellie Goulding – Halcyon
227 RE 02 Jamiroquai – Best Of
228 190 02 Juan Diego Florez – L’Amour
229 RE 03 UB40 – The Very Best Of
230 166 80 P!nk – The Truth About Love
231 129 04 Various Artists – Chanter Pour Celles
232 200 32 Roberto Alagna – Hommage A Luis Mariano
233 134 18 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love Live
234 169 07 Temples – Sun Structures
235 204 105 Nirvana – Nevermind
236 191 05 Various Artists – FG Deep House
237 180 73 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
238 RE 07 As Animals – As Animals
239 RE 28 Seal – Hits
240 182 90 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien !
241 RE 03 Jacques Dutronc – Le Meilleur De Jacques Dutronc
242 185 07 Frédéric François – Hit Box
243 208 63 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist
244 NE 01 Boby Lapointe – Comprend Qui Veut
245 248 03 Véronique Sanson – Les Moments Importants
246 RE 14 Pierre Bachelet – Le Meilleur De Bachelet (Best Of)
247
248 196 03 Merzhin – Des Heures A La Seconde
249 249 24 Céline Dion – On Ne Change Pas
250 RE 14 The Rolling Stones – Sweet Summer Sun / Hyde Park Live

 

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

Week Ending 2nd February 2014 / Albums Chart

Amazing. Adele‘s 21 has finally been beaten by Stromae‘s Racine Carrée, as the latter spends a 22nd non-consecutive week at the top of the French albums chart in its 24th week inside the top 10 (26,581 sales / -5%). The LP has now sold 1,328,029 copies. So after Adele‘s 21, what’s next for Stromae ? Andrea Bocelli‘s Romanza spent 24 non-consecutive weeks at Number One from February to August 1997.

As they won five trophies at the Grammy Awards last week, Daft Punk jump from 21 to number two with Random Access Memories to spend a 15th week inside the ten best-sellers (15,002 sales). The album got the best-week sales of 2013 as it opened with 195,013 copies sold in May, it was at the top for three consecutive weeks.

In his 26th week in the top 10, Maître Gims slips one place at three with Subliminal (13,000 sales / +8%). It’s also down one at number four for Florent Pagny‘s Vieillir Avec Toi in its 13th week inside the ten best-selling albums (6,700 sales / -36%). The Frozen soundtrack (La Reine Des Neiges) moves up two places at five in its second week inside the top 10 (6,600 sales / +18%). The last soundtrack to reach the top five was Michael Jackson‘s This Is It which was at number three in March 2010, it was at the top of the French albums chart for three weeks in November 2009.

In its 100th (!) week on the chart, Stromae‘s Cheese finally reaches its peak position, as it climbs two at number six (5,300 sales) ! The live album Violetta En Vivo is down three places at seven in its third week inside the top 10.

The compilation NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition moves back up two at number eight in its ninth week inside the ten best-sellers (4,700 sales / -2%). Another compilation, NRJ Winter Hits 2014 falls three places at nine in its third week in the top 10. Bruce Springsteen‘s High Hopes is down five at number ten in its third week inside the top 10 (4,600 sales / -23%).

One album drops out of the top 10 this week. Vincent Niclo slips two places at eleven with Luis in his 19th week on the chart, the album debuted and peaked at number three in October.

Trauma is not Coeur De Pirate‘s third top 10 album (so far), as it enters at twelve (4,445 sales). In this LP, Béatrice Martin (her real name) sings classics like “Ain’t No Sunshine”, or Amy Winehouse‘s “You Know I’m No Good”. Her eponymous album reached number two in March 2010, and Blonde peaked at five in November 2011.

Oldelaf gets his first top 20 album with Dimanche which is new at 15 (3,582 sales). Le Monde Est Beau was at number 108 in October 2011. In its ninth week on the chart, the album We Love Disney is back up four places at 16.

Another Grammy effect : Lorde gets her highest-charting position as Pure Heroine jumps from 54 to number 25 in its 18th week inside the top 250 (2,200 sales). The Heist is up 22 places at 53 for Macklemore & Ryan Lewis in its 55th week on the chart (1,400 sales), the album was number 19 in March and July.

Cats On Trees‘ eponymous LP moves up 16 places at 29 in its 15th week on the chart. In his 13th week inside the 250 best-sellers, Eddy Mitchell climbs a massive 41 places at number 30 with Héros, the album debuted and peaked at five in November.

Ásgeir gets his first charting LP as In The Silence enters at 32. Bambi Galaxy is Florent Marchet‘s second top 40 album, it debuts at number 36. Courchevel peaked at 35 in October 2010. Boy George is new at number 58 with This Is What I Do.

Have a great week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 24 Stromae – Racine Carrée
02 21 37 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
03 02 37 Maître Gims – Subliminal
04 03 13 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
05 07 09 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
06 08 100 Stromae – Cheese
07 04 03 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
08 10 09 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition
09 06 03 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2014
10 05 03 Bruce Springsteen – High Hopes
11 09 19 Vincent Niclo – Luis
12 NE 01 Coeur De Pirate – Trauma
13 11 22 Tal – A L’Infini
14 12 39 Zaz – Recto Verso
15 NE 01 Oldelaf – Dimanche
16 20 09 Various Artists – We Love Disney
17 15 18 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
18 18 60 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
19 14 06 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2014
20 13 03 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2014
21 17 09 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
22 22 23 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
23 25 08 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
24 19 15 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen
25 54 18 Lorde – Pure Heroine
26 16 10 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
27 29 45 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
28 27 14 Julien Doré – Løve
29 45 15 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
30 71 13 Eddy Mitchell – Héros
31 30 34 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
32 NE 01 Ásgeir – In The Silence
33 NE 01 Various Artists – Hits Winter 2014
34 26 37 Les Stentors – Une Histoire De France
35 23 40 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
36 NE 01 Florent Marchet – Bambi Galaxy
37 31 98 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
38 32 20 Avicii – True
39 35 191 Zaz – Zaz
40 28 32 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
41 33 04 La Rue Kétanou – Allons Voir
42 42 10 One Direction – Midnight Memories
43 36 09 Muse – Live At Rome Olympic Stadium
44 43 65 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
45 44 105 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
46 39 11 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
47 51 21 London Grammar – If You Wait
48 47 72 P!nk – The Truth About Love
49 41 13 Céline Dion – Loved Me Back To Life
50 49 70 Muse – The 2nd Law
51 40 15 James Blunt – Moon Landing
52 46 92 Birdy – Birdy
53 75 55 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist
54 57 08 Mylène Farmer – Timeless 2013
55 66 37 Fauve – Blizzard EP
56 34 20 Grégoire – Les Roses De Mon Silence
57 59 15 Katy Perry – Prism
58 NE 01 Boy George – This Is What I Do
59 53 11 Détroit – Horizons
60 85 04 Various Artists – Le Meilleur Du Jazz Relaxant
61 60 56 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
62 55 13 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
63 24 26 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
64 52 03 OneRepublic – Native
65 64 158 Adele – 21
66 61 18 Agnes Obel – Aventine
67 62 27 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
68 69 11 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
69 50 04 Yoann Freget – Quelques Heures Avec Moi
70 58 17 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
71 76 239 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
72 218 113 Daft Punk – Discovery
73 65 97 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée
74 56 03 The Shin Sekaï – The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2
75 74 11 Vitaa – Ici Et Maintenant
76 82 11 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan & Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
77 NE 01 Transatlantic – Kaleidoscope
78 83 42 Depeche Mode – Delta Machine
79 68 121 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
80 77 145 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
81 67 04 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2014
82 72 19 Birdy – Fire Within
83 73 14 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
84 107 44 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
85 78 07 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2014
86 NE 01 Richard Clayderman – Romantique
87 37 02 Mogwai – Rave Tapes
88 80 51 Indochine – Black City Parade
89 91 63 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
90 98 08 Various Artists – Skyrock 2014 Volume 1
91 81 62 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau
92 129 15 Frédéric François – Amor Latino
93 102 34 Joyce Jonathan – Caractère
94 92 53 Asaf Avidan – Different Pulses
95 84 138 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
96 100 37 Texas – The Conversation
97 101 67 Lou Doillon – Places
98 90 128 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
99 99 12 Various Artists – Le Soldat Rose 2
100 NE 01 As Animals – As Animals
101 97 13 Sexion D’Assaut – Best Of
102 113 71 C2C – Tetra
103 NE 01 Tord Gustavsen Quartet – Extended Circle
104 NE 01 Kendra Morris – Banshee
105 108 124 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
106 118 97 Nirvana – Nevermind
107 NE 01 Malia / Boris Blank – Convergence
108 110 45 David Bowie – The Next Day
109 70 04 Daniel Barenboim & Wiener Philharmoniker – New Year’s Concert 2014 / Neujahrskonzert 2014
110 112 15 Kaaris – Or Noir
111 114 153 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
112 87 53 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
113 RE 103 Daft Punk – Homework
114 88 62 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
115 105 55 Booba – Futur 2.0
116 86 08 Jean-Jacques Debout – Les Chansons Des Guingettes
117 138 87 The Black Keys – El Camino
118 104 83 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
119 139 13 James Arthur – James Arthur
120 121 12 Lady Gaga – ARTPOP
121 123 11 Shaka Ponk – Geeks On Stage
122 89 06 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Winter 2014
123 126 65 Keen’V – La Vie Est Belle
124 128 121 Rihanna – Loud
125 94 42 Alex Hepburn – Together Alone
126 125 32 Diana Krall – Glad Rag Doll
127 RE 10 Daft Punk – Musique Vol. 1 (1993-2005)
128 115 13 Luciano Pavarotti – Pavarotti Les 50 Triomphes
129 111 13 Frank Michael – Encore Quelques Mots D’Amour
130 149 51 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
131 103 140 MIKA – Life In Cartoon Motion
132 127 192 Muse – The Resistance
133 142 15 Yodelice – Square Eyes
134 96 45 Vigon Bamy Jay – Les Soul Men
135 117 64 One Direction – Take Me Home
136 93 08 Serge Lama – La Balade Du Poète/50 Ans D’Encre & De Projecteurs
137 187 17 Gaëtan Roussel – Orpailleur
138 116 14 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
139 144 66 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
140 150 11 IAM – IAM
141 160 21 Arctic Monkeys – AM
142 146 03 Various Artists – Un Hiver D’Enfer 2014
143 134 20 Placebo – Loud Like Love
144 131 06 Various Artists – 100 Le Son Dancefloor
145 NE 01 Dionysos – Jack Et La Mécanique Du Coeur
146 167 62 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning
147 130 02 Ennio Morricone – L’Essentiel
148 178 28 Olympe – Olympe
149 135 10 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love Live
150 132 82 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave
151 166 17 Miley Cyrus – Bangerz
152 148 78 Shy’m – Caméléon
153 137 05 Various Artists – Les Hits De Gulli 2014
154 141 104 One Direction – Up All Night
155 159 17 Aldebert – Enfantillages 2
156 169 41 Maxime Le Forestier – Le Cadeau
157 NE 01 Various Artists – Electro Fever 2014
158 120 12 De Palmas – De Palmas
159 165 20 Lynda Lemay – Feutres Et Pastels
160 RE 14 Mélanie De Biasio – No Deal
161 NE 01 Various Artists – Nuits De Folie Années 80
162 143 42 Various Artists – Thérèse / Vivre D’Amour
163 136 82 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien !
164 63 02 Shtar Academy – Shtar Academy
165 156 72 Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge – Opéra Rouge
166 122 175 Grégoire – Toi + Moi
167 79 05 London Symphony Orchestra – London Symphony Orchestra Highlights
168 152 53 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies… & Friends
169 NE 01 Cascadeur – Ghost Surfer
170 119 03 Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings – Give The People What They Want
171 151 19 Rohff – P.D.R.G. (Pouvoir – Danger – Respect & Game)
172 NE 01 Various Artists – Les Plus Belles Chansons D’Amour 2014
173 147 85 Emeli Sandé – Our Version Of Events
174 190 164 Coeur De Pirate – Coeur De Pirate
175 NE 01 Le Prince Miiaou – Where Is The Queen ?
176 174 62 M – Îl
177 164 05 Various Artists – Hits 2014
178 175 34 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
179 124 22 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
180 162 07 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2014
181 140 68 Michael Jackson – Thriller
182 153 15 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
183 211 17 Ayo – Ticket To The World
184 145 04 Soundtrack – Yves Saint Laurent
185 170 237 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
186 205 56 Mylène Farmer – Monkey Me
187 208 08 Daniel Balavoine – Balavoine
188 182 46 Woodkid – The Golden Age
189 NE 01 Bertrand Chamayou – Schubert Project
190 NE 01 Rivière Noire – Rivière Noire
191 157 22 Patrick Bruel – Des Souvenirs… Ensemble (Live)
192 193 15 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
193 177 11 Robbie Williams – Swings Both Ways
194 183 38 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
195 154 04 Gérard Lenorman – La Ballade Des Gens Heureux
196 176 122 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
197 184 14 Patrick Sébastien – L’Indispensable Pour Faire La Fête – Best Of
198 206 104 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love
199 133 68 Maroon 5 – Overexposed
200 186 78 Skip The Use – Can Be Late
201 173 54 Garou – Rhythm And Blues
202 220 10 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments Live
203 185 67 Amy Winehouse – Lioness : Hidden Treasures
204 207 13 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
205 248 08 Scorpions – MTV Unplugged
206 155 10 Pierre Perret – L’Age de Pierre
207 232 24 Valerie June – Pushin’ Against A Stone
208 221 170 Muse – Absolution
209 171 55 Jenifer – L’Amour & Moi
210 168 11 Laura Pausini – 20 – The Greatest Hits
211 198 44 Neil Young – Harvest
212 181 99 Hugh Laurie – Let Them Talk
213 RE 03 Jacques Brel – Quinze Ans D’Amour
214 RE 44 Daft Punk – Human After All
215 214 148 Muse – Black Holes & Revelations
216 201 47 Tryo – Ladilafé
217 RE 96 Metronomy – The English Riviera
218 199 92 Imany – The Shape Of A Broken Heart
219 95 02 Warpaint – Warpaint
220 191 52 La Fouine – Drôle De Parcours
221 188 85 Céline Dion – D’Eux
222 200 65 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP
223 194 10 Yves Jamait – Amor Fati
224 212 101 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
225 195 03 Sade – The Best Of Sade
226 189 71 P!nk – Greatest Hits…So Far!!!
227 RE 17 Juliette – Nour
228 235 162 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Ecole Des Points Vitaux
229 180 07 Various Artists – Funlist 2014
230 179 11 Nirvana – In Utero – 20th Anniversary Super Deluxe
231 240 35 IAM – Arts Martiens
232 217 29 Sébastien Patoche – J’Emmerde Les Bobos
233 197 11 Vincent Delerm – Les Amants Parallèles
234 RE 76 Bob Marley & The Wailers – Legend
235 158 17 Roberto Alagna – Robertissimo
236 234 39 Zazie – Cyclo
237 204 12 The Rolling Stones – Sweet Summer Sun / Hyde Park Live
238 223 11 Corneille – Entre Nord Et Sud
239 109 02 Owlle – France
240 NE 01 Robin Mckelle & The Flytones – Heart Of Memphis
241 RE 09 Scorpions – Acoustica
242 RE 55 Muse – Showbiz
243 236 69 BB Brunes – Long Courrier
244 RE 119 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Californication
245 196 15 AC/DC – Back In Black
246 RE 14 Paul McCartney – New
247 161 03 Various Artists – H1ts Hiver 2014
248 RE 54 Melody Gardot – The Absence
249 219 28 Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms
250 216 56 Marc Lavoine – Je Descends Du Singe

Week Ending 26th January 2014 / Albums Chart

Stromae spends another week at the top of the French albums chart with Racine Carrée (27,971 sales / -16%), but it’s not an ordinary one as the LP has just equalled the 21-week reign of Adele‘s 21 ! 21 spent its first week at Number One in June 2011, and its last in March 2012, whereas Racine Carrée is in its 23rd week on the chart only ! In its second week, the album was beaten by Génération Goldman Volume 2, and it was number four behind Florent Pagny‘s Vieillir Avec Toi, Eminem‘s The Marshall Mathers LP 2, and Céline Dion‘s Loved Me Back To Life during the week ending 10th November 2013. Racine Carrée has sold 1,301,448 copies so far.

Maître GimsSubliminal is back up one place to spend a sixth week at two in its 25th week inside the top 10 (12,000 sales / -6%). Florent Pagny also climbs one at number three with Vieillir Avec Toi in his 12th week inside the ten best-sellers (10,500 sales / +56%), it’s his first LP to spend that many weeks in the top 10 since the album Abracadabra which was there for 15 weeks from April to August 2006.

The live LP Violetta En Vivo climbs five places at four in its second week on the chart (6,000 sales / +18%). Bruce Springsteen is down three at number five with High Hopes in his second week inside the top 10 (6,000 sales / -72%). The compilation NRJ Winter Hits 2014 slips one place at six in its second week inside the ten best-sellers.

In its eighth week on the chart, the Frozen soundtrack (La Reine Des Neiges) moves up a massive 13 places at seven (5,600 sales / +75%). There is no change at number eight for Stromae‘s Cheese in its fifth week in the top 10, so the album has spent more weeks there in 2014 (three) than in 2010 when it was released (two) !

Vincent Niclo moves back up eight places at nine with Luis to spend a sixth week inside the ten best-sellers (5,000 sales). The compilation NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition falls four at number ten in its eighth week in the top 10 (4,800 sales / -25%).

Two albums drop out of the top 10 this week. A L’Infini is down four places at eleven for Tal in its 21st week inside the top 250, the LP was number three in September 2013. The compilation NRJ Hits 2014 also falls four at number 14 in its fifth week on the chart.

Bernard Lavilliers jumps from 35 to number 16 with Baron Samedi in his ninth week inside the 250 best-sellers (3,400 sales), the album debuted and peaked at five in December. In his eighth week on the chart, Pascal Obispo is back up five places at 17 with Le Grand Amour, it reached number three in December.

Grammy Awards’ big winners Daft Punk climb eight at number 21 with Random Access Memories in their 36th week in the top 250. It’s a good week for former Number Ones, as Emmanuel Moire moves up nine places at 23 with Le Chemin in his 39th week on the chart (2,400 sales), and Luc Arbogast‘s Odysseus jumps from 59 to number 24 in its 25th week inside the top 250 (2,300 sales).

Mogwai get their first top 40 album, as Rave Tapes is new at 37. They reached the top 50 with Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will, peaking at number 46 in February 2011. We’re New Here enters at 38 for Gil Scott-Heron and Jamie xx, it’s their first top 40 LP. Alpha Wann debuts at number 48 with Alph Lauren, he is a member of the French rap group 1995. They got two top 10 albums, La Suite (number eight in March 2012), and Paris Sud Minute (number four in January 2013). Native re-enters at 52 for OneRepublic, it’s their highest charting LP, Waking Up reached number 58 in May 2010.

Have a very good week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 23 Stromae – Racine Carrée
02 03 36 Maître Gims – Subliminal
03 04 12 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
04 09 02 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
05 02 02 Bruce Springsteen – High Hopes
06 05 02 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2014
07 20 08 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
08 08 99 Stromae – Cheese
09 17 18 Vincent Niclo – Luis
10 06 08 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition
11 07 21 Tal – A L’Infini
12 14 38 Zaz – Recto Verso
13 13 02 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2014
14 10 05 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2014
15 18 17 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
16 35 09 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
17 22 08 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
18 16 59 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
19 12 14 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen
20 15 08 Various Artists – We Love Disney
21 29 36 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
22 19 22 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
23 32 39 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
24 59 25 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
25 21 07 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
26 23 36 Les Stentors – Une Histoire De France
27 24 13 Julien Doré – Løve
28 43 31 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
29 27 44 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
30 25 33 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
31 33 97 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
32 39 19 Avicii – True
33 30 03 La Rue Kétanou – Allons Voir
34 28 19 Grégoire – Les Roses De Mon Silence
35 41 190 Zaz – Zaz
36 36 08 Muse – Live At Rome Olympic Stadium
37 NE 01 Mogwai – Rave Tapes
38 NE 01 Gil Scott-Heron / Jamie xx – We’re New Here
39 37 10 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
40 38 14 James Blunt – Moon Landing
41 31 12 Céline Dion – Loved Me Back To Life
42 34 09 One Direction – Midnight Memories
43 48 64 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
44 47 104 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
45 51 14 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
46 45 91 Birdy – Birdy
47 54 71 P!nk – The Truth About Love
48 NE 01 Alpha Wann – Alph Lauren
49 46 69 Muse – The 2nd Law
50 26 03 Yoann Freget – Quelques Heures Avec Moi
51 49 20 London Grammar – If You Wait
52 RE 02 OneRepublic – Native
53 42 10 Détroit – Horizons
54 50 17 Lorde – Pure Heroine
55 44 12 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
56 11 02 The Shin Sekaï – The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2
57 40 07 Mylène Farmer – Timeless 2013
58 52 16 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
59 55 14 Katy Perry – Prism
60 58 55 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
61 53 17 Agnes Obel – Aventine
62 61 26 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
63 NE 01 Shtar Academy – Shtar Academy
64 64 157 Adele – 21
65 62 96 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée
66 71 36 Fauve – Blizzard EP
67 63 03 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2014
68 66 120 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
69 57 10 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
70 68 03 Daniel Barenboim & Wiener Philharmoniker – New Year’s Concert 2014 / Neujahrskonzert 2014
71 75 12 Eddy Mitchell – Héros
72 60 18 Birdy – Fire Within
73 74 13 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
74 70 10 Vitaa – Ici Et Maintenant
75 69 54 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist
76 95 238 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
77 73 144 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
78 72 06 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2014
79 212 04 London Symphony Orchestra – London Symphony Orchestra Highlights
80 79 50 Indochine – Black City Parade
81 93 61 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau
82 65 10 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan & Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
83 111 41 Depeche Mode – Delta Machine
84 87 137 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
85 81 03 Various Artists – Le Meilleur Du Jazz Relaxant
86 67 07 Jean-Jacques Debout – Les Chansons Des Guingettes
87 92 52 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
88 76 61 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
89 80 05 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Winter 2014
90 82 127 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
91 84 62 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
92 105 52 Asaf Avidan – Different Pulses
93 56 07 Serge Lama – La Balade Du Poète/50 Ans D’Encre & De Projecteurs
94 134 41 Alex Hepburn – Together Alone
95 NE 01 Warpaint – Warpaint
96 89 44 Vigon Bamy Jay – Les Soul Men
97 98 12 Sexion D’Assaut – Best Of
98 83 07 Various Artists – Skyrock 2014 Volume 1
99 90 11 Various Artists – Le Soldat Rose 2
100 77 36 Texas – The Conversation
101 97 66 Lou Doillon – Places
102 108 33 Joyce Jonathan – Caractère
103 124 139 MIKA – Life In Cartoon Motion
104 126 82 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
105 85 54 Booba – Futur 2.0
106 NE 01 Willis Earl Beal – Nobody Knows
107 115 43 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
108 94 123 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
109 NE 01 Owlle – France
110 110 44 David Bowie – The Next Day
111 86 12 Frank Michael – Encore Quelques Mots D’Amour
112 101 14 Kaaris – Or Noir
113 107 70 C2C – Tetra
114 114 152 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
115 141 12 Luciano Pavarotti – Pavarotti Les 50 Triomphes
116 120 13 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
117 106 63 One Direction – Take Me Home
118 112 96 Nirvana – Nevermind
119 116 02 Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings – Give The People What They Want
120 121 11 De Palmas – De Palmas
121 125 11 Lady Gaga – ARTPOP
122 96 174 Grégoire – Toi + Moi
123 130 10 Shaka Ponk – Geeks On Stage
124 235 21 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
125 127 31 Diana Krall – Glad Rag Doll
126 156 64 Keen’V – La Vie Est Belle
127 117 191 Muse – The Resistance
128 144 120 Rihanna – Loud
129 158 14 Frédéric François – Amor Latino
130 NE 01 Ennio Morricone – L’Essentiel
131 102 05 Various Artists – 100 Le Son Dancefloor
132 147 81 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave
133 152 67 Maroon 5 – Overexposed
134 140 19 Placebo – Loud Like Love
135 109 09 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love Live
136 151 81 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien !
137 91 04 Various Artists – Les Hits De Gulli 2014
138 119 86 The Black Keys – El Camino
139 139 12 James Arthur – James Arthur
140 132 67 Michael Jackson – Thriller
141 100 103 One Direction – Up All Night
142 142 14 Yodelice – Square Eyes
143 128 41 Various Artists – Thérèse / Vivre D’Amour
144 138 65 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
145 78 03 Soundtrack – Yves Saint Laurent
146 88 02 Various Artists – Un Hiver D’Enfer 2014
147 162 84 Emeli Sandé – Our Version Of Events
148 131 77 Shy’m – Caméléon
149 113 50 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
150 136 10 IAM – IAM
151 145 18 Rohff – P.D.R.G. (Pouvoir – Danger – Respect & Game)
152 159 52 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies… & Friends
153 133 14 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
154 99 03 Gérard Lenorman – La Ballade Des Gens Heureux
155 180 09 Pierre Perret – L’Age de Pierre
156 129 71 Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge – Opéra Rouge
157 185 21 Patrick Bruel – Des Souvenirs… Ensemble (Live)
158 103 16 Roberto Alagna – Robertissimo
159 146 16 Aldebert – Enfantillages 2
160 137 20 Arctic Monkeys – AM
161 104 02 Various Artists – H1ts Hiver 2014
162 123 06 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2014
163 NE 01 Cat Power – Moon Pix
164 204 04 Various Artists – Hits 2014
165 150 19 Lynda Lemay – Feutres Et Pastels
166 135 16 Miley Cyrus – Bangerz
167 143 61 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning
168 244 10 Laura Pausini – 20 – The Greatest Hits
169 183 40 Maxime Le Forestier – Le Cadeau
170 178 236 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
171 166 54 Jenifer – L’Amour & Moi
172 RE 11 Various Artists – Rendez-Vous En Terre Inconnue
173 187 53 Garou – Rhythm And Blues
174 165 61 M – Îl
175 153 33 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
176 189 121 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
177 161 10 Robbie Williams – Swings Both Ways
178 219 27 Olympe – Olympe
179 234 10 Nirvana – In Utero – 20th Anniversary Super Deluxe
180 155 06 Various Artists – Funlist 2014
181 174 98 Hugh Laurie – Let Them Talk
182 230 45 Woodkid – The Golden Age
183 149 37 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
184 218 13 Patrick Sébastien – L’Indispensable Pour Faire La Fête – Best Of
185 RE 66 Amy Winehouse – Lioness : Hidden Treasures
186 188 77 Skip The Use – Can Be Late
187 182 16 Gaëtan Roussel – Orpailleur
188 163 84 Céline Dion – D’Eux
189 197 70 P!nk – Greatest Hits…So Far!!!
190 RE 163 Coeur De Pirate – Coeur De Pirate
191 199 51 La Fouine – Drôle De Parcours
192 118 02 Various Artists – Latina Fever 2014
193 193 14 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
194 186 09 Yves Jamait – Amor Fati
195 203 02 Sade – The Best Of Sade
196 160 14 AC/DC – Back In Black
197 195 10 Vincent Delerm – Les Amants Parallèles
198 184 43 Neil Young – Harvest
199 207 91 Imany – The Shape Of A Broken Heart
200 RE 64 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP
201 175 46 Tryo – Ladilafé
202 RE 02 Pierre Bachelet – Les Corons
203 RE 02 Fredericks/Goldman/Jones – Fredericks/Goldman/Jones
204 201 11 The Rolling Stones – Sweet Summer Sun / Hyde Park Live
205 190 55 Mylène Farmer – Monkey Me
206 157 103 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love
207 179 12 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
208 225 07 Daniel Balavoine – Balavoine
209 181 48 ABBA – 18 Hits
210 198 10 Jason Derulo – Tattoos
211 171 16 Ayo – Ticket To The World
212 173 100 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
213 164 03 Kid Ink – My Own Lane
214 176 147 Muse – Black Holes & Revelations
215 217 157 Christophe Maé – Comme A La Maison
216 214 55 Marc Lavoine – Je Descends Du Singe
217 148 28 Sébastien Patoche – J’Emmerde Les Bobos
218 239 112 Daft Punk – Discovery
219 200 27 Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms
220 205 09 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments Live
221 168 169 Muse – Absolution
222 RE 45 Florent Pagny – Baryton, Gracias A La Vida
223 172 10 Corneille – Entre Nord Et Sud
224 240 142 Christophe Maé – Mon Paradis
225 167 20 Johnny Hallyday – Live At Montreux 1988
226 237 179 Melody Gardot – My One And Only Thrill
227 191 10 Various Artists – Talents France Bleu, Vol. 2
228 RE 27 ABBA – Gold – Greatest Hits
229 213 41 Joe Dassin – Eternel…
230 215 05 Various Artists – 100 Tubes 2014
231 211 13 Various Artists – W9 Hits 2014
232 RE 23 Valerie June – Pushin’ Against A Stone
233 NE 01 Giedré – Mon Premier Album Avec D’Autres Instruments Que Juste La Guitare
234 220 38 Zazie – Cyclo
235 177 161 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Ecole Des Points Vitaux
236 RE 68 BB Brunes – Long Courrier
237 RE 121 Katy Perry – Teenage Dream : The Complete Confection
238 170 10 Luz Casal – Alma
239 209 10 Ellie Goulding – Halcyon Days
240 227 34 IAM – Arts Martiens
241 206 113 Christophe Maé – On Trace La Route
242 154 06 Sexion D’Assaut – La Collection 2013
243 242 149 Shy’m – Prendre L’Air
244 RE 80 Thomas Dutronc – Silence On Tourne, On Tourne En Rond
245 238 122 Shakira – Sale El Sol
246 RE 24 Otis Redding – Best Of – The Dock Of The Bay
247 221 52 Emmanuel Moire – L’Equilibre
248 228 07 Scorpions – MTV Unplugged
249 RE 03 Nirvana – MTV Unplugged In New York
250 202 09 Various Artists – Playlist Hits 2014

Week Ending 19th January 2014 / Albums Chart

The great story goes on… It’s a 20th non-consecutive week at the top of the French albums chart for Stromae who stays at Number One with Racine Carrée in his 22nd week inside the top 10 (33,129 sales / -12%), the album has sold 1,273,477 copies so far.

High Hopes is this week’s highest new entry at number two for Bruce Springsteen with 21,102 copies sold. Incredible : The Boss has never reached the top of the French albums chart ! Born In The U.S.A. (in July 1985) and Working On A Dream (in January 2009) also peaked at number two. His last LP Wrecking Ball was number three in March 2012, opening with 22,510 sales.

In his 24th week inside the ten best-sellers, Maître Gims slips one place at three with Subliminal (12,700 sales / -6%). Vieillir Avec Toi is up two at number four for Florent Pagny in its 11th week in the top 10 (6,741 sales / -6%). The compilation NRJ Winter Hits 2014 debuts at five with 6,600 copies sold. Another one, NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition falls three places at number six in its seventh week inside the top 10 (6,400 sales / -31%).

Tal‘s A L’Infini moves down three places at seven in its 12th week inside the ten best-sellers (6,000 sales / -20%). Stromae stays at number eight with his debut LP Cheese in his fourth week in the top 10 (5,200 sales / -9%).

The live album Violetta En Vivo is new at nine (5,100 sales), L’Album De La Saison 1 reached number 15 in July 2013 (it moves back up 78 places at 43 this week), and Hoy Somos Más peaked at 14 in October 2013 (it climbs eleven places at 18). “Violetta” is an Argentinian TV series. The compilation NRJ Hits 2014 is down three places at ten in its third week inside the top 10.

Three albums drop out of the top 10 this week. After twelve consecutive weeks inside the ten best-sellers, the album Forever Gentlemen moves down seven at number twelve (4,542 sales / -39%). The album We Love Disney also falls seven places at 15 in its seventh week on the chart (3,900 sales / -32%), it peaked at two in December. Luis is down seven at number 17 for Vincent Niclo in its 17th week inside the top 250, the LP reached number three in October.

The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2 enters at eleven for The Shin Sekaï (4,600 sales), the Volume 1 was number 35 in February 2013. The compilation Fun Dance 2014 opens at number 13. The La Reine Des Neiges soundtrack (Frozen) climbs seven places at 20 in its seventh week on the chart (3,200 sales / +14%).

In its 18th week in the top 250, Les Roses De Mon Silence is up 37 places at 28 for Grégoire, the album debuted and peaked at number two in September. As you can find the LP at mid-price, Sans Attendre climbs a massive 53 places at number 48 for Céline Dion in its 63rd week on the chart.

Have a very good week !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 22 Stromae – Racine Carrée
02 NE 01 Bruce Springsteen – High Hopes
03 02 35 Maître Gims – Subliminal
04 06 11 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
05 NE 01 Various Artists – NRJ Winter Hits 2014
06 03 07 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition
07 04 20 Tal – A L’Infini
08 08 98 Stromae – Cheese
09 NE 01 Various Artists – Violetta En Vivo
10 07 04 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2014
11 NE 01 The Shin Sekaï – The Shin Sekaï, Volume 2
12 05 13 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen
13 NE 01 Various Artists – Fun Dance 2014
14 11 37 Zaz – Recto Verso
15 09 07 Various Artists – We Love Disney
16 12 58 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
17 10 17 Vincent Niclo – Luis
18 29 16 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
19 17 21 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
20 27 07 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
21 13 06 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
22 14 07 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
23 19 35 Les Stentors – Une Histoire De France
24 23 12 Julien Doré – Løve
25 18 32 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
26 21 02 Yoann Freget – Quelques Heures Avec Moi
27 15 43 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
28 65 18 Grégoire – Les Roses De Mon Silence
29 22 35 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
30 16 02 La Rue Kétanou – Allons Voir
31 20 11 Céline Dion – Loved Me Back To Life
32 28 38 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
33 24 96 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
34 25 08 One Direction – Midnight Memories
35 31 08 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
36 26 07 Muse – Live At Rome Olympic Stadium
37 38 09 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
38 41 13 James Blunt – Moon Landing
39 42 18 Avicii – True
40 30 06 Mylène Farmer – Timeless 2013
41 33 189 Zaz – Zaz
42 36 09 Détroit – Horizons
43 121 30 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
44 32 11 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
45 39 90 Birdy – Birdy
46 35 68 Muse – The 2nd Law
47 37 103 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
48 101 63 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
49 40 19 London Grammar – If You Wait
50 34 16 Lorde – Pure Heroine
51 58 13 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
52 59 15 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
53 43 16 Agnes Obel – Aventine
54 107 70 P!nk – The Truth About Love
55 45 13 Katy Perry – Prism
56 103 06 Serge Lama – La Balade Du Poète/50 Ans D’Encre & De Projecteurs
57 53 09 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
58 46 54 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
59 112 24 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
60 49 17 Birdy – Fire Within
61 55 25 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
62 51 95 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée
63 44 02 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2014
64 83 156 Adele – 21
65 50 09 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan & Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
66 60 119 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
67 52 06 Jean-Jacques Debout – Les Chansons Des Guingettes
68 131 02 Daniel Barenboim & Wiener Philharmoniker – New Year’s Concert 2014 / Neujahrskonzert 2014
69 71 53 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist
70 54 09 Vitaa – Ici Et Maintenant
71 66 35 Fauve – Blizzard EP
72 47 05 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2014
73 61 143 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
74 70 12 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
75 67 11 Eddy Mitchell – Héros
76 63 60 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
77 102 35 Texas – The Conversation
78 179 02 Soundtrack – Yves Saint Laurent
79 190 49 Indochine – Black City Parade
80 57 04 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Winter 2014
81 213 02 Various Artists – Le Meilleur Du Jazz Relaxant
82 79 126 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
83 56 06 Various Artists – Skyrock 2014 Volume 1
84 74 61 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
85 68 53 Booba – Futur 2.0
86 72 11 Frank Michael – Encore Quelques Mots D’Amour
87 75 136 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
88 NE 01 Various Artists – Un Hiver D’Enfer 2014
89 93 43 Vigon Bamy Jay – Les Soul Men
90 76 10 Various Artists – Le Soldat Rose 2
91 62 03 Various Artists – Les Hits De Gulli 2014
92 RE 51 MIKA – The Origin Of Love
93 64 60 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau
94 86 122 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
95 82 237 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
96 140 173 Grégoire – Toi + Moi
97 73 65 Lou Doillon – Places
98 69 11 Sexion D’Assaut – Best Of
99 230 02 Gérard Lenorman – La Ballade Des Gens Heureux
100 87 102 One Direction – Up All Night
101 81 13 Kaaris – Or Noir
102 80 04 Various Artists – 100 Le Son Dancefloor
103 187 15 Roberto Alagna – Robertissimo
104 NE 01 Various Artists – H1ts Hiver 2014
105 77 51 Asaf Avidan – Different Pulses
106 85 62 One Direction – Take Me Home
107 95 69 C2C – Tetra
108 114 32 Joyce Jonathan – Caractère
109 78 08 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love Live
110 RE 43 David Bowie – The Next Day
111 RE 40 Depeche Mode – Delta Machine
112 88 95 Nirvana – Nevermind
113 120 49 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
114 98 151 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
115 129 42 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
116 NE 01 Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings – Give The People What They Want
117 100 190 Muse – The Resistance
118 NE 01 Various Artists – Latina Fever 2014
119 116 85 The Black Keys – El Camino
120 89 12 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
121 97 10 De Palmas – De Palmas
122 NE 01 James Vincent McMorrow – Post Tropical
123 96 05 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2014
124 RE 138 MIKA – Life In Cartoon Motion
125 105 10 Lady Gaga – ARTPOP
126 92 81 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
127 110 30 Diana Krall – Glad Rag Doll
128 108 40 Various Artists – Thérèse / Vivre D’Amour
129 84 70 Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge – Opéra Rouge
130 111 09 Shaka Ponk – Geeks On Stage
131 94 76 Shy’m – Caméléon
132 113 66 Michael Jackson – Thriller
133 109 13 Natalie Dessay / Michel Legrand – Entre Elle Et Lui
134 104 40 Alex Hepburn – Together Alone
135 91 15 Miley Cyrus – Bangerz
136 106 09 IAM – IAM
137 118 19 Arctic Monkeys – AM
138 90 64 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
139 122 11 James Arthur – James Arthur
140 141 18 Placebo – Loud Like Love
141 172 11 Luciano Pavarotti – Pavarotti Les 50 Triomphes
142 182 13 Yodelice – Square Eyes
143 148 60 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning
144 117 119 Rihanna – Loud
145 119 17 Rohff – P.D.R.G. (Pouvoir – Danger – Respect & Game)
146 144 15 Aldebert – Enfantillages 2
147 233 80 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave
148 138 27 Sébastien Patoche – J’Emmerde Les Bobos
149 142 36 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
150 132 18 Lynda Lemay – Feutres Et Pastels
151 178 80 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien !
152 143 66 Maroon 5 – Overexposed
153 127 32 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
154 169 05 Sexion D’Assaut – La Collection 2013
155 115 05 Various Artists – Funlist 2014
156 123 63 Keen’V – La Vie Est Belle
157 125 102 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love
158 134 13 Frédéric François – Amor Latino
159 158 51 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies… & Friends
160 166 13 AC/DC – Back In Black
161 146 09 Robbie Williams – Swings Both Ways
162 136 83 Emeli Sandé – Our Version Of Events
163 130 83 Céline Dion – D’Eux
164 48 02 Kid Ink – My Own Lane
165 139 60 M – Îl
166 198 53 Jenifer – L’Amour & Moi
167 215 19 Johnny Hallyday – Live At Montreux 1988
168 192 168 Muse – Absolution
169 128 31 Kery James – Dernier MC
170 135 09 Luz Casal – Alma
171 177 15 Ayo – Ticket To The World
172 133 09 Corneille – Entre Nord Et Sud
173 199 99 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
174 156 97 Hugh Laurie – Let Them Talk
175 150 45 Tryo – Ladilafé
176 181 146 Muse – Black Holes & Revelations
177 184 160 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Ecole Des Points Vitaux
178 195 235 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
179 163 11 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
180 154 08 Pierre Perret – L’Age de Pierre
181 151 47 ABBA – 18 Hits
182 227 15 Gaëtan Roussel – Orpailleur
183 147 39 Maxime Le Forestier – Le Cadeau
184 186 42 Neil Young – Harvest
185 152 20 Patrick Bruel – Des Souvenirs… Ensemble (Live)
186 149 08 Yves Jamait – Amor Fati
187 164 52 Garou – Rhythm And Blues
188 159 76 Skip The Use – Can Be Late
189 214 120 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
190 145 54 Mylène Farmer – Monkey Me
191 165 09 Various Artists – Talents France Bleu, Vol. 2
192 170 16 Juliette – Nour
193 237 13 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
194 NE 01 Dominique Dalcan – Hirundo
195 167 09 Vincent Delerm – Les Amants Parallèles
196 216 95 Metronomy – The English Riviera
197 188 69 P!nk – Greatest Hits…So Far!!!
198 RE 09 Jason Derulo – Tattoos
199 160 50 La Fouine – Drôle De Parcours
200 229 26 Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms
201 204 10 The Rolling Stones – Sweet Summer Sun / Hyde Park Live
202 175 08 Various Artists – Playlist Hits 2014
203 NE 01 Sade – The Best Of Sade
204 180 03 Various Artists – Hits 2014
205 201 08 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments Live
206 189 112 Christophe Maé – On Trace La Route
207 203 90 Imany – The Shape Of A Broken Heart
208 137 07 Britney Spears – Britney Jean
209 171 09 Ellie Goulding – Halcyon Days
210 155 06 Various Artists – Urban Peace 3
211 176 12 Various Artists – W9 Hits 2014
212 183 03 London Symphony Orchestra – London Symphony Orchestra Highlights
213 RE 40 Joe Dassin – Eternel…
214 168 54 Marc Lavoine – Je Descends Du Singe
215 223 04 Various Artists – 100 Tubes 2014
216 209 12 Hayce Lemsi – Electron Libre
217 153 156 Christophe Maé – Comme A La Maison
218 219 12 Patrick Sébastien – L’Indispensable Pour Faire La Fête – Best Of
219 197 26 Olympe – Olympe
220 208 37 Zazie – Cyclo
221 236 51 Emmanuel Moire – L’Equilibre
222 210 09 M – Îl(s)
223 226 116 P!nk – Funhouse
224 193 44 Alicia Keys – Girl On Fire
225 RE 06 Daniel Balavoine – Balavoine
226 211 33 will.i.am – #willpower
227 173 33 IAM – Arts Martiens
228 RE 06 Scorpions – MTV Unplugged
229 221 54 Muse – Showbiz
230 234 44 Woodkid – The Golden Age
231 241 66 Muse – Origin Of Symmetry
232 196 48 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée A Bercy
233 174 09 AC/DC – Highway To Hell
234 RE 09 Nirvana – In Utero – 20th Anniversary Super Deluxe
235 205 20 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
236 162 02 Various Artists – Master Hits
237 RE 178 Melody Gardot – My One And Only Thrill
238 239 121 Shakira – Sale El Sol
239 217 111 Daft Punk – Discovery
240 191 141 Christophe Maé – Mon Paradis
241 224 13 Melanie De Biasio – No Deal
242 207 148 Shy’m – Prendre L’Air
243 RE 06 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Pas Le Jazz Mais Ça J’Aime Bien
244 225 09 Laura Pausini – 20 – The Greatest Hits
245 RE 04 Bruce Springsteen – Born In The U.S.A.
246 240 118 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Californication
247 RE 53 Melody Gardot – The Absence
248 RE 117 Charlie Winston – Hobo
249 244 13 Paul McCartney – New
250 RE 145 Gossip – Music For Men

Week Ending 12th January 2014 / Albums Chart

As we were still waiting for a new release from a very successful act, it’s not surprising to see Stromae‘s Racine Carrée at the top of the French albums chart for a 19th non-consecutive week. In its 21st week on the chart, the album sold 37,665 copies last week (-28%) for a total of 1,240,348. The most amazing thing about Stromae this week is that his debut LP Cheese equals its peak position, as it moves up eight places at eight in its 97th (!) week inside the top 250 (5,700 sales / -11%). The album spent its first two weeks on the albums chart at number eight in June and July 2010 !

There is no change at two for Maître Gims with Subliminal in his 23rd week inside the ten best-sellers (13,500 sales / -25%). The compilation NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition stays at number three in its sixth week in the top 10 (9,300 sales / -48%). After a 16-week absence, Tal is back inside the top five, as A L’Infini climbs two places at four in its 11th week inside the top 10, the album peaked at number three in September (7,500 sales / -28%).

In its 12th week inside the top 10, the album Forever Gentlemen slips one at number five (7,500 sales / -42%). Florent Pagny moves back up one place at six with Vieillir Avec Toi to spend a tenth week inside the ten best-sellers (7,200 sales / -26%). The compilation NRJ Hits 2014 falls two at number seven in its second week in the top 10 (7,200 sales / -35%).

It’s down one place at nine for the album We Love Disney in its sixth week inside the top 10 (5,700 sales / -39%). Luis climbs one at number ten for Vincent Niclo to spend a fifth week inside the ten best-sellers, it reached number three in October (5,100 sales).

Two albums drop out of the top 10 this week. Recto Verso falls two places at eleven for Zaz in its 36th week on the chart. Bruno Mars also moves down two at number twelve with Unorthodox Jukebox, the LP has spent 35 weeks inside the top 10 (so far).

In its fifth week on the chart, Beyoncé‘s eponymous album is up two places at 13. The musical Robin Des Bois jumps from 19 to number 15 in its 42nd week inside the 250 best-sellers.

Allons Voir is this week’s highest new entry at 16 for La Rue Kétanou (4,000 sales), it’s their second top 20 LP, A Contre Sens was number twelve in February 2009. Quelques Heures Avec Moi enters at 21 for Yoann Freget with 3,413 sales. Yoann Fréget was the 2013 winner of the French version of The Voice. The 2012 winner, Stéphan Rizon debuted and peaked at number 32 in November 2012 with From Mars With Love.

The Frozen soundtrack called La Reine Des Neiges in France climbs a massive 35 places at 27 in its sixth week in the top 250 (2,800 sales). Zaz‘ eponymous debut album jumps from 44 to number 33 in its 188th week on the chart, it spent nine consecutive weeks at the top from June to August 2010.

If You Wait is up five places at 40 for London Grammar in its 18th week inside the 250 best-sellers, the album debuted and peaked at number eleven in September. Kid Ink enters at 48 with My Own Lane, it’s his first top 50 LP.

Have a great seven days !

Top 250 positions / Sources : SNEP, GfK Music

01 01 21 Stromae – Racine Carrée
02 02 34 Maître Gims – Subliminal
03 03 06 Various Artists – NRJ Music Awards – 15th Edition
04 06 19 Tal – A L’Infini
05 04 12 Various Artists – Forever Gentlemen
06 07 10 Florent Pagny – Vieillir Avec Toi
07 05 03 Various Artists – NRJ Hits 2014
08 16 97 Stromae – Cheese
09 08 06 Various Artists – We Love Disney
10 11 16 Vincent Niclo – Luis
11 09 36 Zaz – Recto Verso
12 10 57 Bruno Mars – Unorthodox Jukebox
13 15 05 Beyoncé – Beyoncé
14 12 06 Pascal Obispo – Le Grand Amour
15 19 42 Various Artists – Robin Des Bois
16 NE 01 La Rue Kétanou – Allons Voir
17 13 20 Various Artists – Génération Goldman Vol. 2
18 18 31 Christophe Maé – Je Veux Du Bonheur
19 22 34 Les Stentors – Une Histoire De France
20 17 10 Céline Dion – Loved Me Back To Life
21 NE 01 Yoann Freget – Quelques Heures Avec Moi
22 14 34 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
23 21 11 Julien Doré – Løve
24 25 95 Tal – Le Droit De Rêver
25 20 07 One Direction – Midnight Memories
26 24 06 Muse – Live At Rome Olympic Stadium
27 62 06 Soundtrack – La Reine Des Neiges
28 28 37 Emmanuel Moire – Le Chemin
29 26 15 Various Artists – Violetta – Hoy Somos Más
30 23 05 Mylène Farmer – Timeless 2013
31 29 07 Bernard Lavilliers – Baron Samedi
32 32 10 Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
33 44 188 Zaz – Zaz
34 35 15 Lorde – Pure Heroine
35 42 67 Muse – The 2nd Law
36 37 08 Détroit – Horizons
37 46 102 Lana Del Rey – Born To Die
38 27 08 Garou – Au Milieu De Ma Vie
39 40 89 Birdy – Birdy
40 45 18 London Grammar – If You Wait
41 34 12 James Blunt – Moon Landing
42 41 17 Avicii – True
43 36 15 Agnes Obel – Aventine
44 NE 01 Various Artists – 40 Hits 2014
45 39 12 Katy Perry – Prism
46 74 53 Rodriguez – Searching For Sugar Man
47 31 04 Various Artists – M6 Hits 2014
48 NE 01 Kid Ink – My Own Lane
49 33 16 Birdy – Fire Within
50 70 08 Casseurs Flowters – Orelsan & Gringe Sont Les Casseurs Flowters
51 59 94 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée
52 53 05 Jean-Jacques Debout – Les Chansons Des Guingettes
53 38 08 Etienne Daho – Les Chansons De L’Innocence Retrouvée
54 68 08 Vitaa – Ici Et Maintenant
55 67 24 Keen’V – Ange Ou Démon
56 51 05 Various Artists – Skyrock 2014 Volume 1
57 30 03 Various Artists – Fun Dancefloor Winter 2014
58 48 12 Cats On Trees – Cats On Trees
59 43 14 Hélène Ségara – Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas
60 69 118 Agnes Obel – Philharmonics
61 72 142 Bruno Mars – Doo-Wops & Hooligans
62 61 02 Various Artists – Les Hits De Gulli 2014
63 60 59 Patrick Bruel – Lequel De Nous
64 66 59 Nolwenn Leroy – O Filles De L’Eau
65 52 17 Grégoire – Les Roses De Mon Silence
66 87 34 Fauve – Blizzard EP
67 49 10 Eddy Mitchell – Héros
68 78 52 Booba – Futur 2.0
69 57 10 Sexion D’Assaut – Best Of
70 65 11 Grand Corps Malade – Funambule
71 76 52 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – The Heist
72 56 10 Frank Michael – Encore Quelques Mots D’Amour
73 84 64 Lou Doillon – Places
74 63 60 Various Artists – Génération Goldman
75 94 135 Selah Sue – Selah Sue
76 55 09 Various Artists – Le Soldat Rose 2
77 90 50 Asaf Avidan – Different Pulses
78 54 07 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love Live
79 89 125 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Chansons Pour Les Pieds
80 47 03 Various Artists – 100 Le Son Dancefloor
81 80 12 Kaaris – Or Noir
82 103 236 Amy Winehouse – Back To Black
83 79 155 Adele – 21
84 77 69 Vincent Niclo & Les Choeurs De L’Armée Rouge – Opéra Rouge
85 83 61 One Direction – Take Me Home
86 73 121 Jean-Jacques Goldman – Singulier 81/89
87 82 101 One Direction – Up All Night
88 123 94 Nirvana – Nevermind
89 91 11 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
90 118 63 Michael Jackson – Number Ones
91 64 14 Miley Cyrus – Bangerz
92 108 80 M. Pokora – A La Poursuite Du Bonheur
93 116 42 Vigon Bamy Jay – Les Soul Men
94 95 75 Shy’m – Caméléon
95 115 68 C2C – Tetra
96 58 04 Various Artists – 100 Hits 2014
97 113 09 De Palmas – De Palmas
98 138 150 Nolwenn Leroy – Bretonne
99 RE 09 Various Artists – Violetta
100 121 189 Muse – The Resistance
101 100 62 Céline Dion – Sans Attendre
102 97 34 Texas – The Conversation
103 104 05 Serge Lama – La Balade Du Poète/50 Ans D’Encre & De Projecteurs
104 96 39 Alex Hepburn – Together Alone
105 81 09 Lady Gaga – ARTPOP
106 120 08 IAM – IAM
107 105 69 P!nk – The Truth About Love
108 86 39 Various Artists – Thérèse / Vivre D’Amour
109 71 12 Natalie Dessay – Entre Elle Et Lui
110 136 29 Diana Krall – Glad Rag Doll
111 101 08 Shaka Ponk – Geeks On Stage
112 111 23 Luc Arbogast – Odysseus
113 149 65 Michael Jackson – Thriller
114 139 31 Joyce Jonathan – Caractère
115 75 04 Various Artists – Funlist 2014
116 147 84 The Black Keys – El Camino
117 173 118 Rihanna – Loud
118 133 18 Arctic Monkeys – AM
119 146 16 Rohff – P.D.R.G. (Pouvoir – Danger – Respect & Game)
120 202 48 Earth, Wind & Fire – Greatest Hits
121 50 29 Various Artists – Violetta – L’Album De La Saison 1
122 110 10 James Arthur – James Arthur
123 158 62 Keen’V – La Vie Est Belle
124 RE 04 Nemanja Radulovic – Paganini Fantasy
125 144 101 Laurent Voulzy – Lys & Love
126 NE 01 Iced Earth – Plagues Of Babylon
127 221 31 Supertramp – Breakfast In America
128 170 30 Kery James – Dernier MC
129 129 41 Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
130 157 82 Céline Dion – D’Eux
131 NE 01 Daniel Barenboim & Wiener Philharmoniker – New Year’s Concert 2014 / Neujahrskonzert 2014
132 135 17 Lynda Lemay – Feutres Et Pastels
133 148 08 Corneille – Entre Nord Et Sud
134 119 12 Frédéric François – Amor Latino
135 174 08 Luz Casal – Alma
136 195 82 Emeli Sandé – Our Version Of Events
137 137 06 Britney Spears – Britney Jean
138 114 26 Sébastien Patoche – J’Emmerde Les Bobos
139 166 59 M – Îl
140 156 172 Grégoire – Toi + Moi
141 132 17 Placebo – Loud Like Love
142 109 35 Vanessa Paradis – Love Songs
143 193 65 Maroon 5 – Overexposed
144 134 14 Aldebert – Enfantillages 2
145 198 53 Mylène Farmer – Monkey Me
146 92 08 Robbie Williams – Swings Both Ways
147 155 38 Maxime Le Forestier – Le Cadeau
148 176 59 Asaf Avidan & The Mojos – The Reckoning
149 159 07 Yves Jamait – Amor Fati
150 196 44 Tryo – Ladilafé
151 200 46 ABBA – 18 Hits
152 RE 19 Patrick Bruel – Des Souvenirs… Ensemble (Live)
153 150 155 Christophe Maé – Comme A La Maison
154 142 07 Pierre Perret – L’Age de Pierre
155 106 05 Various Artists – Urban Peace 3
156 189 96 Hugh Laurie – Let Them Talk
157 85 08 Various Artists – Starfloor 2014
158 188 50 Chico & The Gypsies – Chico & The Gypsies… & Friends
159 206 75 Skip The Use – Can Be Late
160 194 49 La Fouine – Drôle De Parcours
161 NE 01 Liz McComb – Brassland
162 NE 01 Various Artists – Master Hits
163 154 10 Ibrahim Maalouf – Illusions
164 204 51 Garou – Rhythm And Blues
165 131 08 Various Artists – Talents France Bleu, Vol. 2
166 165 12 AC/DC – Back In Black
167 117 08 Vincent Delerm – Les Amants Parallèles
168 177 53 Marc Lavoine – Je Descends Du Singe
169 RE 04 Sexion D’Assaut – La Collection 2013
170 RE 15 Juliette – Nour
171 128 08 Ellie Goulding – Halcyon Days
172 183 10 Luciano Pavarotti – Pavarotti Les 50 Triomphes
173 190 32 IAM – Arts Martiens
174 199 08 AC/DC – Highway To Hell
175 88 07 Various Artists – Playlist Hits 2014
176 102 11 Various Artists – W9 Hits 2014
177 141 14 Ayo – Ticket To The World
178 172 79 Various Artists – Je N’Aime Pas Le Classique, Mais Ça J’Aime Bien !
179 NE 01 Ibrahim Maalouf – Yves Saint Laurent
180 130 02 Various Artists – Hits 2014
181 191 145 Muse – Black Holes & Revelations
182 124 12 Yodelice – Square Eyes
183 99 02 London Symphony Orchestra – London Symphony Orchestra Highlights
184 180 159 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Ecole Des Points Vitaux
185 RE 07 Iggy Pop – Après
186 215 41 Neil Young – Harvest
187 107 14 Roberto Alagna – Robertissimo
188 171 68 P!nk – Greatest Hits…So Far!!!
189 186 111 Christophe Maé – On Trace La Route
190 187 48 Indochine – Black City Parade
191 181 140 Christophe Maé – Mon Paradis
192 203 167 Muse – Absolution
193 218 43 Alicia Keys – Girl On Fire
194 227 49 Johnny Hallyday – L’Attente
195 243 234 Louise Attaque – Louise Attaque
196 197 47 Sexion D’Assaut – L’Apogée A Bercy
197 162 25 Olympe – Olympe
198 209 52 Jenifer – L’Amour & Moi
199 210 98 Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto
200 125 09 Various Artists – NRJ Hit List 2013 Vol. 2
201 140 07 Michel Sardou – Les Grands Moments Live
202 93 12 Various Artists – Le Son Dancefloor 2014
203 224 89 Imany – The Shape Of A Broken Heart
204 152 09 The Rolling Stones – Sweet Summer Sun / Hyde Park Live
205 127 19 Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit
206 NE 01 Various Artists – Les Plus Belles Chansons De Marseille
207 167 147 Shy’m – Prendre L’Air
208 192 36 Zazie – Cyclo
209 217 11 Hayce Lemsi – Electron Libre
210 145 08 M – Îl(s)
211 161 32 will.i.am – #willpower
212 178 02 Various Artists – Dance 2014
213 NE 01 Various Artists – Le Meilleur Du Jazz Relaxant
214 212 119 Shaka Ponk – The Geeks And The Jerkin’ Socks
215 RE 18 Johnny Hallyday – Live At Montreux 1988
216 240 94 Metronomy – The English Riviera
217 241 110 Daft Punk – Discovery
218 237 26 Jean-Jacques Debout – Sous Le Soleil Des Guinguettes
219 153 11 Patrick Sébastien – L’Indispensable Pour Faire La Fête – Best Of
220 151 07 Various Artists – La Fête De La Chanson Française
221 RE 53 Muse – Showbiz
222 RE 131 M. Pokora – Mise A Jour
223 112 03 Various Artists – 100 Tubes 2014
224 163 12 Melanie De Biasio – No Deal
225 168 08 Laura Pausini – 20 – The Greatest Hits
226 RE 115 P!nk – Funhouse
227 RE 14 Gaëtan Roussel – Orpailleur
228 RE 22 Céline Dion – On Ne Change Pas
229 235 25 Dire Straits – Brothers In Arms
230 NE 01 Gérard Lenorman – La Ballade Des Gens Heureux
231 RE 09 Various Artists – Petit Papa Noël Par Tino Rossi
232 205 60 Rihanna – Unapologetic
233 234 79 Alt-J – An Awesome Wave
234 185 43 Woodkid – The Golden Age
235 RE 14 Drake – Nothing Was The Same
236 230 50 Emmanuel Moire – L’Equilibre
237 248 12 Nina Simone – The Very Best Of Nina Simone
238 98 06 Various Artists – Disco
239 RE 120 Shakira – Sale El Sol
240 250 117 Red Hot Chili Peppers – Californication
241 RE 65 Muse – Origin Of Symmetry
242 122 13 Various Artists – NRJ Hit Music Only 2013 Vol. 2
243 RE 02 Nirvana – MTV Unplugged In New York
244 RE 12 Paul McCartney – New
245 169 83 Les Stentors – Voyage En France
246 143 05 Various Artists – Tubes 2014
247 NE 01 Fredericks, Goldman & Jones – Fredericks, Goldman & Jones
248 232 23 Otis Redding – Best Of – The Dock Of The Bay
249 226 05 Howard Shore – The Hobbit – The Desolation Of Smaug
250 RE 02 Various Artists – Electro Shock 2