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: 4

Night Visions

Imagine Dragons
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 142
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
3 Last Week: 1

The Next Day

David Bowie
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
4 Last Week: 5

Some Nights

fun.
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 81
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 6

The Lumineers

The Lumineers
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 84
New
6 Last Week: --

Specter At The Feast

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 7

Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes
Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 61
8 Last Week: 10

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 176
10 Last Week: 2

Sound City -- Real To Reel

Soundtrack
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
11 Last Week: 16

The Walking Dead: AMC Original Soundtrack - Vol. 1 (EP)

Soundtrack
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 3
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 15

The 2nd Law

Muse
Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 13

Born To Die

Lana Del Rey
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 161
15 Last Week: --

The Invisible Way

Low
Last Week --
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
18 Last Week: 14

Release The Panic

Red
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
19 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 9

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2

Soundtrack
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
21 Last Week: 24

Megalithic Symphony

AWOLNATION
Last Week 24
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 17

Heartthrob

Tegan And Sara
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
23 Last Week: --

Welcome Oblivion

How To Destroy Angels
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: --

Girls: Volume 1: Music From The HBO Original Series

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance