Record Store Day 2016 Top Albums and Singles Charts!

April 18th

NEW YORK, New York— April 18, 2016 — Record Store Day 2016 was a resounding success with music lovers flocking to their favorite record stores to check out the new vinyl releases. Star Wars: The Force Awakens “March of the Resistance” was the top selling album on Record Store Day, while Double-Sided by twenty one pilots was the top selling single. The complete Top 25 Album and Singles Charts are included below:

BuzzAngle Music Top 25 Albums Chart – Record Store Day 2016

Independent Record Stores, Saturday April 16, 2016:

Rank Title Artist Label
1 Star Wars: The Force Awakens “March of the Resistance” Various Artists Walt Disney Records
2 Jah Won’t Pay The Bills Sublime Interscope
3 Hoist Phish Jemp Records
4 I Dig Everything – The Pye Singles 1966 David Bowie BMG/Sanctuary
5 Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité, Metallica! – Live at Le Bataclan. Paris, France – June 11th, 2003 Metallica Blackened Recordings
6 Like A Virgin & Other Hits Madonna Rhino/Warner Bros
7 A Sailor’s Guide to Earth Sturgill Simpson Atlantic Records
8 The Diary J Dilla Pay Jay
9 Kiss My Amps II Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Warner Bros/Reprise
10 B-Sides and Rarities Deftones Warner Bros/Reprise
11 At Last Etta James Jackpot Records
12 Capitol Theatre, Passaic NJ 4/25/77 Grateful Dead Rhino Records
13 Never Mind The Bollocks Here’s The Sex Pistols Sex Pistols Rhino Records
14 The Man Who Sold the World David Bowie Rhino Records
15 Smash Hits Jimi Hendrix Legacy
16 Live at the Aquarius: The First Performance The Doors Rhino Records
17 The Complete John Peel Sessions BBC The White Stripes Third Man Records
18 The Best Of The Johnny Cash TV Show Johnny Cash Legacy
19 Tusk Fleetwood Mac Rhino Records
20 Begin to Hope Regina Spektor Warner Bros/Sire
21 Another One Mac Demarco Captured Tracks
22 Disney Favorite Songs Various Artists Walt Disney Records
23 Live At Easy Street The Sonics ReVox
24 Soviet Kitsch Regina Spektor Warner Bros/Sire
25 Blood Visions Jay Reatard Fat Possum

BuzzAngle Music Top 25 Singles Chart – Record Store Day 2016

Independent Record Stores, Saturday April 16, 2016:

Rank Title Artist Label
1 Double-Sided twenty one pilots Fueled By Ramen
2 Rocket Reducer No. 62 (Live) – Side by Side MC5/Melvins Rhino Records
3 Empire of the Clouds Iron Maiden BMG
4 Elevators (Me and You) OutKast Legacy
5 I Started A Joke Bee Gees/Faith No More Rhino Records
6 Roadhouse Blues (Live)/A Feast of Friends The Doors Rhino Records
7 Melancholy Mood Bob Dylan Columbia Records
8 Mo Money, Mo Problems – Single The Notorious B.I.G. Rhino Records
9 Tractor Rape Chain/Black Sun Death Cab For Cutie Atlantic Records
10 There Will Be Time Mumford & Sons + Baaba Maal Glassnote
11 Werewolves of London – Side by Side Warren Zevon/Flamin’ Groovies Rhino Records
12 My Guitar / Dog Breath Frank Zappa & The Mothers Of Invention UME/Zappa Records
13 This Must Be The Place – Side by Side Talking Heads/Echosmith Warner Bros.
14 TVC15 David Bowie Rhino Records
15 Silly Symphony Collection: The Skeleton Dance/Three Little Pigs Various Artists Walt Disney Records
16 Well, Everybody’s Fucking In A U.F.O. Rob Zombie UMe
17 Reapers Muse Warner Bros.
18 Every Open Eye Remix EP Chvrches Glassnote
19 The Roulette Sides John Coltrane Rhino/Parlophone
20 7 Split” Circa Survive / mewithoutYou Sumerian Records
21 Gangsterville Joe Strummer Legacy
22 Saturday’s Child/You Just May Be The One The Monkees Rhino Records
23 Truck Drivin’ Man Willie Nelson / Uncle Tupelo Rhino Records
24 Delilah / Only Love Can Break Your Heart Florence + The Machine Republic
25 Sid & Nancy Nofx Fat Wreck Chords

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