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: --

The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than...

Fiona Apple
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

Some Nights

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

Cabin By The Sea

The Dirty Heads
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: --

Rhythm And Repose

Glen Hansard
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 3

Making Mirrors

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

Walk The Moon

WALK THE MOON
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 5

Blunderbuss

Jack White
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 30
10 Last Week: 10

Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 61
11 Last Week: 1

Synthetica

Metric
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
12 Last Week: 6

Mylo Xyloto

Coldplay
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
13 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
14 Last Week: 9

What We Saw From The Cheap Seats

Regina Spektor
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
15 Last Week: 11

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 176
16 Last Week: 16

Amaryllis

Shinedown
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 17

Here And Now

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

iTunes Session (EP)

Bon Iver
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 21

Vans Warped Tour '12: 2012 Tour Compilation

Various Artists
Last Week 21
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 23

Born To Die

Lana Del Rey
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 165
25 Last Week: 15
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7