Album artist 124 - Carpenters

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This page lists the album chart runs of Carpenters. A list of songs by Carpenters can be found here. The albums are listed with the most widely successful first.

# Artist Album Title Year Chart Entries
1 Carpenters The Singles 1969-1973 1974 UK 1 - Jan 1974 (137 weeks), Billboard 1 - Dec 1973 (49 weeks) (1 week at number 1) (9 weeks in top 10), US num 1 for 1 week - Jan 1974, Canada 1 for 1 week - 1974, US 7 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1998), US 70s 2 - Dec 1973 (3 months), UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Aug 1974), Hong Kong Platinum (certified by IFPI-HK in 1979), US CashBox 4 of 1974, US sales 7 M (according to RIAA), US BB 18 of 1974, France (InfoDisc) 96 of 1995 (peak 2, 10 weeks), Xgau rating C+ (1973)
2 Carpenters Close To You 1970 Canada 1 for 3 weeks - 1970, US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1998), Billboard 2 - Sep 1970 (87 weeks) (15 weeks in top 10), Grammy in 1970 (Nominated), US 3 of 1971, US 70s 4 - Nov 1970 (2 months), US BB 9 of 1970, US CashBox 13 of 1971, Australia Goset 14 - Jan 1971 (9 weeks), UK 23 - Jan 1971 (76 weeks), Rolling Stone 175, Acclaimed 2176 (1970)
3 Carpenters Now & Then 1973 Australia Goset 1 - Sep 1973 (20 weeks), US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1998), UK 2 - Jul 1973 (65 weeks), Billboard 2 - Jun 1973 (41 weeks) (8 weeks in top 10), US 70s 4 - Jul 1973 (2 months), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Jan 1976), Norway 12 - Oct 1973 (7 weeks), Australia (Kent) 12 of 1973 (peak 3), US CashBox 20 of 1973, US BB 32 of 1973, Radio Caroline 188 (1973)
4 Carpenters Horizon 1975 UK 1 - Jun 1975 (31 weeks), US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1998), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Jun 1975), Norway 5 - Jul 1975 (13 weeks), Billboard 13 - Jun 1975 (18 weeks), US BB 85 of 1975, US CashBox 86 of 1975, RYM 193 of 1975
5 Carpenters The Carpenters 1971 US 4 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1998), Billboard 2 - Jun 1971 (59 weeks) (24 weeks in top 10), Grammy in 1971 (Nominated), US 70s 4 - Jun 1971 (6 months), US BB 4 of 1971, Australia Goset 7 - Sep 1971 (15 weeks), US CashBox 8 of 1971, UK 11 - Oct 1971 (37 weeks), WTMD 529
6 Carpenters Only Yesterday, The Carpenter's Greatest Hits 1990 UK 1 - Mar 1990 (81 weeks), New Zealand 1 for 7 - Jul 1990, UK 5 x Platinum (certified by BPI in Nov 1993), Australia Goset 5 - Jun 1972 (22 weeks), Norway 8 - Mar 1991 (9 weeks), Australia (ARIA) 35 of 1990
7 Carpenters A Song For You 1972 US 3 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1998), Billboard 4 - Jul 1972 (41 weeks) (5 weeks in top 10), US 70s 4 - Aug 1972 (1 month), Australia Goset 5 - Oct 1972 (17 weeks), UK 13 - Sep 1972 (37 weeks), US CashBox 26 of 1972, US BB 43 of 1972
8 Carpenters A Kind Of Hush 1976 UK 3 - Jul 1976 (15 weeks), US Gold (certified by RIAA in Jul 1976), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Aug 1976), Hong Kong Gold (certified by IFPI-HK in 1979), Norway 17 - Aug 1976 (1 week), Billboard 33 - Jul 1976 (16 weeks)
9 Carpenters Yesterday Once More 1984 US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1998), UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Dec 1984), Hong Kong Platinum (certified by IFPI-HK in 1990), UK 10 - Oct 1984 (26 weeks), Billboard 144 - May 1985 (8 weeks)
10 Carpenters Beautiful Moments 1980 Germany 1 for 1 week - Nov 1980, Germany 1 - Oct 1980 (8 weeks), Austria 2 - Nov 1980 (3 months), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1981)
11 Carpenters Love Songs 1997 US Gold (certified by RIAA in Jun 2000), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Mar 1998), Norway 34 - Nov 1998 (3 weeks), UK 47 - Nov 1997 (8 weeks), Billboard 106 - Apr 1998 (25 weeks)
12 Carpenters Gold, Greatest Hits 2000 UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Dec 2000), UK 4 - Dec 2000 (52 weeks), US Gold (certified by RIAA in Dec 2004), Billboard 101 - Feb 2004 (10 weeks)
13 Carpenters Voice Of The Heart 1983 US Gold (certified by RIAA in Jul 1998), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Nov 1983), UK 6 - Oct 1983 (19 weeks), Billboard 46 - Nov 1983 (19 weeks)
14 Carpenters Made In America 1981 UK 12 - Jun 1981 (10 weeks), Billboard 52 - Jul 1981 (15 weeks), UK Silver (certified by BPI in Jun 1981)
15 Carpenters Passage 1977 UK Gold (certified by BPI in Mar 1978), UK 12 - Oct 1977 (12 weeks), Billboard 49 - Oct 1977 (18 weeks)
16 Carpenters Ticket To Ride 1971 Australia Goset 17 - Feb 1971 (5 weeks), UK 20 - Apr 1972 (5 weeks), Billboard 150 - Mar 1971 (16 weeks)
17 Carpenters Very Best of the Carpenters 1983 Australia num 1 for 1 week - Feb 1983, UK Gold (certified by BPI in Nov 1997)
18 Carpenters Seishun no Kagayaki: The Best of (22 Hits of the Carpenters) 1995 Japan 2 of all time (international albums) (sales 2.32)
19 Carpenters An Old Fashioned Christmas 1985 US Gold (certified by RIAA in Aug 1998), Billboard 190 - Jan 1985 (1 week)
20 Carpenters Christmas Portrait 1978 US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Apr 1998), Billboard 93 - Dec 1978 (36 weeks)
21 Carpenters The Singles 1974-1978 1978 UK 2 - Dec 1978 (27 weeks), UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Dec 1978)
22 Carpenters Interpretations 1994 UK Gold (certified by BPI in Sep 1994), UK 29 - Oct 1994 (10 weeks)
23 Carpenters Live At The London Palladium 1976 UK Gold (certified by BPI in Jan 1977), UK 28 - Jan 1977 (2 weeks)
24 Carpenters Singles: 1969-1981 2013 Billboard 45 - Jan 2013 (1 week)
25 Carpenters The Best Of The Carpenters: 20th Century Masters The Millennium Collection 2012 Billboard 172 - Feb 2012 (1 week)
26 Carpenters Great Hits of the Carpenters 1972 Australia (Kent) 16 of 1972 (peak 3)
27 Carpenters 40 / 40 2009 UK 21 - Nov 2009 (13 weeks)
28 Carpenters Lovelines 1990 UK 73 - Jan 1990 (1 week)
29 Carpenters The Carpenters Collection 1975 UK Silver (certified by BPI in Jan 1977)
30 Carpenters The Ultimate Collection 2006 UK 53 - Dec 2006 (5 weeks)
31 Carpenters Classic unknown Hong Kong Gold (certified by IFPI-HK in 1980)

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20 Sep 2016

Double Listing - Gold, Greatest Hits

#13 & #26 are the same.

Data fixed, thanks


27 Oct 2015

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2 Dec 2014

Double Listing - Only Yesterday(Their Greatest Hits)

#10 & #16 are the same album. Per Wikipedia Only Yesterday was aka Their Greatest Hits.

Data fixed, thanks