Alternative Albums Alternative Albums

Alternative Albums

Sales Data 1

Alternative Albums ranks the most popular alternative rock albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums).

New
1 Last Week: --

My Head Is An Animal

Of Monsters And Men
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 93
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond

Soundtrack
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
3 Last Week: 1

Amaryllis

Shinedown
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
4 Last Week: 4

Making Mirrors

Gotye
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 42
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: --

Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 7

Some Nights

fun.
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 81
7 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
8 Last Week: 5

Port Of Morrow

The Shins
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
9 Last Week: 13

Here And Now

Nickelback
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 14

Mylo Xyloto

Coldplay
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 12

Born To Die

Lana Del Rey
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 161
12 Last Week: 11

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 176
13 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 3

Vulnerable

The Used
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 4
16 Last Week: --

Love Stories & Other Musings

Candlebox
Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 6

Noctourniquet

The Mars Volta
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 2
19 Last Week: 18

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1

Soundtrack
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
20 Last Week: 22

Awake

Skillet
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 128
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 9

Sick And Twisted Affair

My Darkest Days
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 2
22 Last Week: 21

Megalithic Symphony

AWOLNATION
Last Week 21
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 68
23 Last Week: 23

Wasting Light

Foo Fighters
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 54
24 Last Week: 24

The Path Of Totality

Korn
Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 18
25 Last Week: --

Evanescence

Evanescence
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance