Album artist 132 - Talking Heads

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

# Artist Album Title Year Chart Entries
1 Talking Heads Remain In Light 1980 Holland free40 1 of 1980, Melody Maker 1 of 1980, BEA 3 of 1980, US Gold (certified by RIAA in Sep 1985), Billboard 19 - Nov 1980 (27 weeks), UK 21 - Nov 1980 (17 weeks), Norway 26 - Jan 1981 (3 weeks), Sweden 28 - Oct 1980 (2 weeks), Acclaimed 40 (1980), Vinyl Surrender 44 of all time, RS100 53, France (InfoDisc) 64 of 1980 (peak 4, 33 weeks), DMDB 65, WTMD 94, Rolling Stone 126, WXPN 145 (1980), UK Silver (certified by BPI in Apr 1981), RYM 2 of 1980, KEXP 95, Xgau rating A (1980)
2 Talking Heads Little Creatures 1985 New Zealand 1 for 3 - Jun 1985, US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Aug 1994), Austria 4 - Jul 1985 (7 months), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Nov 1985), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1992), Australia (Kent) 7 of 1985 (peak 2), Germany 9 - Jul 1985 (23 weeks), UK 10 - Jun 1985 (65 weeks), Sweden 10 - Jul 1985 (10 weeks), Switzerland 12 - Jun 1985 (18 weeks), Norway 16 - Jul 1985 (2 weeks), Billboard 20 - Jul 1985 (63 weeks), US CashBox 30 of 1985, WTMD 317, WXPN 417 (1985), Acclaimed 948 (1985), RYM 103 of 1985, KEXP 821, Xgau rating A (1985)
3 Talking Heads Stop Making Sense 1984 US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Aug 1994), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Nov 1985), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1992), Holland free40 6 of 1984, Australia (Kent) 10 of 1985 (peak 9), Austria 13 - Mar 1985 (8 months), Switzerland 13 - Feb 1985 (10 weeks), UK 24 - Oct 1984 (84 weeks), Sweden 26 - Oct 1984 (2 weeks), Billboard 41 - Sep 1984 (103 weeks), WTMD 88, WXPN 112 (1984), Rolling Stone 345, Acclaimed 555 (1984), RYM 18 of 1984, KEXP 54, WFUV 74, Xgau rating B+ (1984)
4 Talking Heads Speaking In Tongues 1983 US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Dec 1986), Holland free40 7 of 1983, Germany 10 - Jul 1983 (3 weeks), Norway 11 - Jun 1983 (7 weeks), Sweden 12 - Jun 1983 (14 weeks), Billboard 15 - Jun 1983 (51 weeks), UK 21 - Jun 1983 (12 weeks), US CashBox 37 of 1983, France (InfoDisc) 55 of 1983 (peak 18, 39 weeks), WXPN 393 (1983), WTMD 624, Acclaimed 1253 (1983), RYM 39 of 1983, KEXP 624, Xgau rating A- (1983)
5 Talking Heads Fear Of Music 1979 Melody Maker 1 of 1979, Holland free40 3 of 1979, US Gold (certified by RIAA in Sep 1985), BEA 4 of 1979, D.Marsh 17 of 1979, Billboard 21 - Sep 1979 (30 weeks), UK 33 - Sep 1979 (4 weeks), Channel4 76, RS100 94, Acclaimed 240 (1979), WXPN 316 (1979), WTMD 536, RYM 11 of 1979, KEXP 328, Xgau rating A- (1979)
6 Talking Heads True Stories 1986 New Zealand 1 for 6 - Oct 1986, US Gold (certified by RIAA in Nov 1986), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Nov 1986), Sweden 5 - Sep 1986 (8 weeks), UK 7 - Sep 1986 (9 weeks), Austria 11 - Nov 1986 (3 months), Switzerland 11 - Sep 1986 (7 weeks), Germany 13 - Oct 1986 (4 weeks), Norway 13 - Oct 1986 (4 weeks), Billboard 17 - Oct 1986 (29 weeks), US CashBox 43 of 1986, Italy 83 of 1986, Xgau rating B (1986)
7 Talking Heads Naked 1988 UK 3 - Mar 1988 (15 weeks), US Gold (certified by RIAA in May 1988), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Mar 1988), Switzerland 6 - Mar 1988 (11 weeks), Norway 7 - Mar 1988 (7 weeks), Austria 8 - May 1988 (2 months), Sweden 9 - Mar 1988 (6 weeks), Germany 12 - Apr 1988 (3 weeks), Holland free40 18 of 1988, Billboard 19 - Apr 1988 (21 weeks), Italy 32 of 1988, US CashBox 36 of 1988, Xgau rating B+ (1988)
8 Talking Heads More Songs About Buildings & Food 1978 US Gold (certified by RIAA in Nov 1983), D.Marsh 18 of 1978, Holland free40 20 of 1978, UK 21 - Jul 1978 (3 weeks), Billboard 29 - Aug 1978 (42 weeks), RS100 57, Acclaimed 281 (1978), WXPN 347 (1978), Rolling Stone 382, WTMD 486, RYM 16 of 1978, KEXP 243, Xgau rating A (1978)
9 Talking Heads Talking Heads: 77 1977 Holland free40 10 of 1977, D.Marsh 27 of 1977, UK 60 - Feb 1978 (1 week), RS100 80, Billboard 97 - Oct 1977 (29 weeks), WTMD 118, Rolling Stone 290, Acclaimed 293 (1977), WXPN 483 (1977), RYM 31 of 1977, KEXP 225, Xgau rating A- (1977)
10 Talking Heads The Name Of This Band Is Talking Heads 1982 UK 22 - Apr 1982 (5 weeks), Billboard 31 - Apr 1982 (14 weeks), Sweden 32 - Apr 1982 (4 weeks), Holland free40 33 of 1982, RYM 4 of 1982, Xgau rating A- (1982)
11 Talking Heads Sand in the Vaseline 1992 UK Gold (certified by BPI in Oct 1992), UK 7 - Oct 1992 (16 weeks), Billboard 158 - Oct 1992 (2 weeks), KEXP 874
12 Talking Heads The Best Of Talking Heads 2004 UK Gold (certified by BPI in Dec 2004), UK 30 - Oct 2004 (4 weeks)
13 Talking Heads Same As It Ever Was 2009 Billboard 73 - May 2009 (2 weeks)

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20 Sep 2016

Double Listing - Sand In the Vaseline

#11 & #14 are the same.

Data fixed, thanks


22 Jan 2015

Double Listing - Sand In the Vaseline

#11 & #13 are the same.

Data fixed, thanks