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

Ghost Stories

Coldplay
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 2
2 Last Week: 2
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
3 Last Week: 3

The Fault In Our Stars

Soundtrack
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 2
4 Last Week: 5

Pure Heroine

Lorde
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 35
5 Last Week: 4

Night Visions

Imagine Dragons
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 91
New
6 Last Week: --

Are We There

Sharon Van Etten
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 10

Bad Blood

Bastille
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 39
9 Last Week: 11

Born To Die

Lana Del Rey
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 121
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 8

Paramore

Paramore
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
11 Last Week: 6

Upside Down Mountain

Conor Oberst
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 2
New
12 Last Week: --

Builders Of The Future

Powerman 5000
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 6
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 15

Morning Phase

Beck
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
15 Last Week: 14

The 1975

The 1975
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 19
16 Last Week: --

From Here To Now To You

Jack Johnson
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
New
17 Last Week: --

Year Of The Caprese

Cherub
Last Week --
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 7

Unplugged 1991/2001: The Complete Sessions

R.E.M.
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 2
19 Last Week: 17

Hail To The King

Avenged Sevenfold
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
20 Last Week: 13

Unrepentant Geraldines

Tori Amos
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 3
21 Last Week: 16

Rivers In The Wasteland

NEEDTOBREATHE
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
22 Last Week: 19

Lunatic

KONGOS
Last Week 19
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 4
New
23 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 24

Save Rock And Roll

Fall Out Boy
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance