Album artist 296 - Billy Idol

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Billy Idol Region Profile

Billy Idol Chart Profile

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

# Artist Album Title Year Chart Entries
1 Billy Idol Whiplash Smile 1986 US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Jan 1987), Switzerland 4 - Nov 1986 (21 weeks), Sweden 4 - Nov 1986 (14 weeks), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Nov 1986), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1987), Billboard 6 - Nov 1986 (47 weeks) (5 weeks in top 10), UK 8 - Nov 1986 (20 weeks), Germany 9 - Nov 1986 (30 weeks), Norway 12 - Nov 1986 (5 weeks), Australia (Kent) 12 of 1987 (peak 6), France Best 14 of 1986, Austria 18 - Dec 1986 (4 months), Melody Maker 20 of 1986, Holland free40 29 of 1986, US BB 37 of 1986, Italy 67 of 1986, Xgau rating C+ (1986)
2 Billy Idol Rebel Yell 1984 US 2 X Platinum (certified by RIAA in Jan 1985), Germany 2 - Aug 1984 (33 weeks), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1985), Billboard 6 - Dec 1983 (81 weeks) (5 weeks in top 10), Switzerland 16 - Aug 1984 (13 weeks), US CashBox 25 of 1984, US BB 25 of 1984, UK 36 - Sep 1985 (11 weeks), Holland free40 75 of 1984, Acclaimed 1461 (1983), UK Silver (certified by BPI in Nov 1985), RYM 76 of 1983, Xgau rating C (1984)
3 Billy Idol Charmed Life 1990 US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Oct 1990), Switzerland 4 - May 1990 (15 weeks), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1991), Germany 5 - May 1990 (7 weeks), Norway 5 - May 1990 (8 weeks), Sweden 6 - May 1990 (14 weeks), Billboard 11 - May 1990 (39 weeks), UK 15 - May 1990 (8 weeks), Austria 20 - Jun 1990 (1 month), US CashBox 36 of 1990, US BB 39 of 1990, Italy 83 of 1990, UK Silver (certified by BPI in Apr 1990)
4 Billy Idol Vital Idol 1985 US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Jan 1988), UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Mar 1988), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 1987), UK 7 - Jun 1985 (34 weeks), Germany 8 - Jun 1985 (11 weeks), Billboard 10 - Oct 1987 (29 weeks) (1 week in top 10), Sweden 19 - Aug 1985 (12 weeks), Switzerland 24 - Jun 1985 (3 weeks), US BB 36 of 1987, US CashBox 47 of 1987, Australia (ARIA) 49 of 1988, Xgau rating B+ (1987)
5 Billy Idol Idol Songs: 11 Of The Best 1988 UK 2 - Jul 1988 (25 weeks), UK Platinum (certified by BPI in Jul 1988), Norway 4 - Jul 1988 (13 weeks), Sweden 4 - Aug 1988 (12 weeks), Switzerland 6 - Jul 1988 (14 weeks), Germany 14 - Aug 1988 (5 weeks), Austria 15 - Sep 1988 (3 months)
6 Billy Idol Cyberpunk 1993 Sweden 11 - Jun 1993 (11 weeks), Germany 13 - Jul 1993 (6 weeks), Switzerland 15 - Jul 1993 (12 weeks), Austria 19 - Jul 1993 (4 months), Norway 19 - Jul 1993 (2 weeks), UK 20 - Jul 1993 (2 weeks), Billboard 48 - Jul 1993 (7 weeks), France (InfoDisc) 49 of 1993 (peak 29, 18 weeks)
7 Billy Idol Billy Idol's Greatest Hits 2001 US Platinum (certified by RIAA in Jan 2005), Norway 4 - Jun 2001 (12 weeks), Germany Gold (certified by BMieV in 2005), Germany 12 - May 2001 (5 weeks), Sweden 12 - May 2001 (6 weeks), Switzerland 30 - Apr 2001 (4 weeks), Billboard 74 - Apr 2001 (27 weeks)
8 Billy Idol The Very Best Of Billy Idol - Idolize Yourself 2008 UK 37 - Aug 2008 (2 weeks), Switzerland 72 - Jul 2008 (6 weeks), Billboard 73 - Jul 2008 (3 weeks)
9 Billy Idol Devil's Playground 2005 Germany 15 - Apr 2005 (1 week), Switzerland 32 - Apr 2005 (3 weeks), Sweden 40 - Mar 2005 (1 week), Billboard 46 - Apr 2005 (5 weeks)
10 Billy Idol Billy Idol 1982 US Gold (certified by RIAA in Jun 1984), Billboard 45 - Jul 1982 (104 weeks), Xgau rating B (1982)
11 Billy Idol Don't Stop 1981 Billboard 71 - Oct 1981 (68 weeks), Xgau rating B (1981)
12 Billy Idol Kings & Queens Of The Underground 2014 Billboard 34 - Nov 2014 (2 weeks)
13 Billy Idol VH1 Storytellers 2002 Germany 14 - Mar 2002 (3 weeks)

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16 Sep 2016

(2) Double Listings

#7 & #14 are the same (Greatest Hits). Also #11 & #12 (The Very Best Of).

Data fixed, thanks


19 Jan 2015

Double Listing - Greatest Hits

#7 & #12 are the same.

Data fixed, thanks