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: 3

Living Things

Linkin Park
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 6
2 Last Week: 5

Some Nights

fun.
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 4

The Lumineers

The Lumineers
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
4 Last Week: 2

Gossamer

Passion Pit
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 2
5 Last Week: 6

My Head Is An Animal

Of Monsters And Men
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 8

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 116
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 14

Continued Silence (EP)

Imagine Dragons
Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 10

Making Mirrors

Gotye
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
10 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 35
11 Last Week: 12

Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes
Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 18
12 Last Week: 21

Mylo Xyloto

Coldplay
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 18

Blunderbuss

Jack White
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 9

Collide With The Sky

Pierce The Veil
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
15 Last Week: 11

The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than...

Fiona Apple
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
17 Last Week: --

Here And Now

Nickelback
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 16

Vans Warped Tour '12: 2012 Tour Compilation

Various Artists
Last Week 16
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
New
19 Last Week: --

The Bright Side

Aer
Last Week --
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
New
21 Last Week: --

Candy Coated Fury

Reel Big Fish
Last Week --
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22

Amaryllis

Shinedown
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
23 Last Week: 23

Megalithic Symphony

AWOLNATION
Last Week 23
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 35
New
24 Last Week: --

Chicago '94

Phish
Last Week --
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: --

Walk The Moon

Walk The Moon
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance