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: 1

Living Things

Linkin Park
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 30
New
2 Last Week: --

Murdered Love

P.O.D.
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 3
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Some Nights

fun.
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 81
4 Last Week: --

Swing Lo Magellan

Dirty Projectors
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 10

The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than...

Fiona Apple
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
6 Last Week: 6

The Lumineers

The Lumineers
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 84
7 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 2

Making Mirrors

Gotye
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 42
10 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 23

Synthetica

Metric
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 14

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 176
13 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 19

Vans Warped Tour '12: 2012 Tour Compilation

Various Artists
Last Week 19
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
16 Last Week: 12

Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes
Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 61
17 Last Week: --

Never Trust A Happy Song

Grouplove
Last Week --
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 9

Born To Die

Lana Del Rey
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 167
19 Last Week: 18

Blunderbuss

Jack White
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 30
22 Last Week: 17

Mylo Xyloto

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

Days Go By

The Offspring
Last Week 16
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 3
24 Last Week: 22

Amaryllis

Shinedown
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
25 Last Week: 24

Continued Silence (EP)

Imagine Dragons
Last Week 24
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance