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: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
New
2 Last Week: --

Gossamer

Passion Pit
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

Living Things

Linkin Park
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
4 Last Week: 3

The Lumineers

The Lumineers
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 4
5 Last Week: 5

Some Nights

fun.
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 7

My Head Is An Animal

Of Monsters And Men
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: --

Wasting Light

Foo Fighters
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 54
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 9

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 115
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 1

Collide With The Sky

Pierce The Veil
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 2
10 Last Week: 6

Making Mirrors

Gotye
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 30
11 Last Week: 8

The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than...

Fiona Apple
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 6
12 Last Week: 13

Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
14 Last Week: 17

Continued Silence (EP)

Imagine Dragons
Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 14

Born To Die

Lana Del Rey
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 20

Vans Warped Tour '12: 2012 Tour Compilation

Various Artists
Last Week 20
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 7
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 10

Blunderbuss

Jack White
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
19 Last Week: 19

Never Trust A Happy Song

Grouplove
Last Week 19
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: --

Hats Off To The Bull

Chevelle
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 21

Mylo Xyloto

Coldplay
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 4

Amaryllis

Shinedown
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
23 Last Week: --

Megalithic Symphony

AWOLNATION
Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 11

Swing Lo Magellan

Dirty Projectors
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 3