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).

1 Last Week: 6

Some Nights

fun.
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 81
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 4

Making Mirrors

Gotye
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 42
3 Last Week: 1

What We Saw From The Cheap Seats

Regina Spektor
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
6 Last Week: 5

Blunderbuss

Jack White
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 30
7 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 8

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 176
New
9 Last Week: --

Celebration Rock

Japandroids
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 3
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 11

Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 61
11 Last Week: 3

Valtari

Sigur Ros
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 3
12 Last Week: --

Life Will Write The Words

The Rocket Summer
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
15 Last Week: 16

Mylo Xyloto

Coldplay
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
16 Last Week: 17

Here And Now

Nickelback
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
17 Last Week: --

The Temper Trap

The Temper Trap
Last Week --
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: --

Lex Hives

The Hives
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 19

Amaryllis

Shinedown
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
20 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 2
21 Last Week: --

Born To Die

Lana Del Rey
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 165
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 13

Not Your Kind Of People

Garbage
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
24 Last Week: 20

The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond

Soundtrack
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
25 Last Week: 21

Neck Of The Woods

Silversun Pickups
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 6