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
3 Last Week: 2

The Lumineers

The Lumineers
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 35
4 Last Week: 14

The 2nd Law

Muse
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 22
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 4

Some Nights

fun.
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 54
6 Last Week: 5

Night Visions

Imagine Dragons
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
7 Last Week: 16

Heartthrob

Tegan And Sara
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 3

Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 42
9 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 65
10 Last Week: --

Gossamer

Passion Pit
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 9

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 146
New
13 Last Week: --

The Raven That Refused To Sing And Other Stories

Steven Wilson
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: --

The Lone Bellow

The Lone Bellow
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: --

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2

Soundtrack

Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 13

Release The Panic

Red
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
18 Last Week: --

The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than...

Fiona Apple
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 6

Confessions

Buckcherry
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 2
New
20 Last Week: --

The Messenger

Johnny Marr
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: --

Mirage Rock

Band Of Horses
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 20

Megalithic Symphony

AWOLNATION
Last Week 20
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 10

When It Was Now

Atlas Genius
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 2
25 Last Week: 8

Push The Sky Away

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 2