2016: The Year in Charts

Alternative Albums Alternative Albums

Alternative Albums

Sales Data 1
This week's top-selling alternative albums, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.
3 Last Week: 3

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1

Soundtrack
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 4
New
9 Last Week: --

(Red) Christmas (EP)

The Killers
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 23

Hurry Up, We're Dreaming.

M83.

Last Week 23
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 7
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: --

The Whole Love

Wilco
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 17

Part Lies Part Heart Part Truth Part Garbage: 1982-2011

R.E.M.
Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 3
New
25 Last Week: --

The Singles Collection 2001-2011

Gorillaz
Last Week --
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance