Monday, February 15, 2016

Beatles chart news for week of Feb. 13

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The "Beatles 1" dropped a few places in the latest Billboard 200 chart for the week of February 20. It now sits at No. 70, down from No. 64 last week. And on the Billboard classical album charts, Milos' "Blackbird: The Beatles Album" sits at No. 21, down from No. 14. A special CD-SHM/DVD package of the album was released in Japan.

On the jazz chart, Diana Krall's "Wallflower," which has a cover of the Beatles' "In My Life" and the previously unreleased McCartney ballad "If I Take You Home Tonight" sits at No. 12, down from No. 9.

In the UK, The Beatles "1" is at #50 on the album chart, while David Bowie albums with "Fame," sung with John Lennon hold multiple places.  The single album "Best of Bowie" is at No. 3, while the 3-CD "Nothing Has Changed: The Very Best of David Bowie" is at #13. And on the vinyl singles chart, the Paul McCartney-Michael Jackson duet "Say Say Say" made it return to the chart at No. 20.