Album artist 581 - Ry Cooder

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Ry Cooder Region Profile

Ry Cooder Chart Profile

This page lists the album chart runs of Ry Cooder. The albums are listed with the most widely successful first.

# Artist Album Title Year Chart Entries
1 Ry Cooder Bop Till You Drop 1979 Melody Maker 2 of 1979, Norway 10 - Aug 1979 (11 weeks), Sweden 25 - Aug 1979 (10 weeks), Holland free40 34 of 1979, UK 36 - Aug 1979 (8 weeks), Billboard 62 - Aug 1979 (15 weeks), Acclaimed 1938 (1979), UK Silver (certified by BPI in Apr 1982), RYM 183 of 1979, Xgau rating B+ (1979)
2 Ry Cooder Border Line 1980 UK Gold (certified by BPI in Nov 2004), Norway 8 - Oct 1980 (14 weeks), Sweden 12 - Oct 1980 (8 weeks), Holland free40 30 of 1980, UK 35 - Oct 1980 (6 weeks), Billboard 43 - Jan 1981 (16 weeks), Xgau rating B- (1980)
3 Ry Cooder The Slide Area 1982 Norway 5 - Apr 1982 (9 weeks), Sweden 17 - May 1982 (8 weeks), UK 18 - Apr 1982 (12 weeks), France (InfoDisc) 70 of 1982 (peak 20, 21 weeks), Holland free40 94 of 1982, Billboard 105 - Jun 1982 (7 weeks), Xgau rating C+ (1982)
4 Ry Cooder Chavez Ravine 2005 Norway 12 - Jun 2005 (4 weeks), Sweden 22 - Jun 2005 (3 weeks), UK 35 - Jun 2005 (2 weeks), Billboard 149 - Jul 2005 (2 weeks), Acclaimed 1913 (2005)
5 Ry Cooder My Name Is Buddy 2007 Norway 10 - Mar 2007 (4 weeks), Sweden 37 - Mar 2007 (1 week), UK 41 - Mar 2007 (1 week), Switzerland 70 - Mar 2007 (1 week), Billboard 168 - Mar 2007 (1 week)
6 Ry Cooder Get Rhythm 1987 Sweden 26 - Nov 1987 (2 weeks), UK 75 - Nov 1987 (3 weeks), Billboard 177 - Nov 1987 (12 weeks), UK Silver (certified by BPI in Nov 1989), Xgau rating B+ (1987)
7 Ry Cooder Paradise & Lunch 1974 Billboard 167 - Jun 1974 (6 weeks), Acclaimed 597 (1974), WXPN 885 (1974), UK Silver (certified by BPI in Nov 2004), RYM 99 of 1974, Xgau rating A- (1974)
8 Ry Cooder Paris, Texas 1985 France Gold (certified by SNEP Oct 2001), Switzerland 16 - Feb 1985 (6 weeks), Sweden 37 - Feb 1985 (2 weeks), Acclaimed 2829 (1984), RYM 28 of 1985
9 Ry Cooder Into the Purple Valley 1972 Billboard 113 - Feb 1972 (8 weeks), UK Silver (certified by BPI in Nov 2004), RYM 117 of 1972, Xgau rating B+ (1971)
10 Ry Cooder Chicken Skin Music 1976 Billboard 177 - Oct 1976 (5 weeks), Acclaimed 1526 (1976), RYM 124 of 1976, Xgau rating B (1976)
11 Ry Cooder Showtime 1977 Holland free40 90 of 1977, Billboard 158 - Sep 1977 (5 weeks), RYM 189 of 1977
12 Ry Cooder Pull Up Some Dust & Sit Down 2011 UK 26 - Sep 2011 (3 weeks), Billboard 123 - Sep 2011 (1 week)
13 Ry Cooder I Flathead 2008 Norway 21 - Jul 2008 (1 week), UK 84 - Jul 2008 (1 week)
14 Ry Cooder Jazz 1978 Sweden 39 - Jun 1978 (6 weeks), RYM 198 of 1978, Xgau rating C+ (1978)
15 Ry Cooder Why Dont You Try Me 1986 UK Silver (certified by BPI in Mar 1992)
16 Ry Cooder Election Special 2012 Billboard 164 - Sep 2012 (1 week)
17 Ry Cooder A Meeting by the River 1993 RYM 99 of 1993
18 Ry Cooder Ry Cooder 1970 Xgau rating B (1970)
19 Ry Cooder Boomer's Story 1972 Xgau rating B (1972)

In addition to the above listed albums Ry Cooder also contributed to the following entries:

# Artist Album Title Year Chart Entries
1 Ali Farka Toure & Ry Cooder Talking Timbuktu 1994 Switzerland 23 - Jun 1994 (9 weeks), UK 44 - Apr 1994 (3 weeks), Acclaimed 1704 (1994), RYM 39 of 1994, KEXP 584
2 Ry Cooder & Manuel Galban Mambo sinuendo 2003 Norway 17 - Feb 2003 (2 weeks), Sweden 31 - Feb 2003 (2 weeks), Billboard 52 - Feb 2003 (8 weeks)
3 Mick Jagger, Bill Wyman, Charlie Watts, Nicky Hopkins & Ry Cooder Jamming With Edward 1972 Dutch 70s 14 - Mar 1972 (4 weeks), Billboard 33 - Feb 1972 (11 weeks), Xgau rating C (1972)
4 The Chieftains & Ry Cooder San Patricio 2010 Billboard 37 - Mar 2010 (5 weeks)

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7 Dec 2016

Double Listing - Pull Up Some Dust...

#14 & #17 are the same.

Data fixed, thanks


23 Sep 2016

#8 - Ry Cooder - Buena Vista Social Club

All (5) of these Chart Entries should be removed from this Ry Cooder page & transferred to 'Buena Vista Social Club' by 'Buena Vista Social Club' (currently #30 in 1997). Ry Cooder merely assembled the group.

Data fixed, thanks


11 Sep 2016

Double Listing - Paradise And Lunch

#8 & #19 are the same.

Data fixed, thanks