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: --

Sleep Well Beast

The National
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: --

Native Invader

Tori Amos
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 1

American Dream

LCD Soundsystem
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 2
8 Last Week: --

Twin Peaks: Music From The Limited Event Series

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

Antisocialites

Alvvays
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 5

A Deeper Understanding

The War On Drugs
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 3
11 Last Week: 7

Lust For Life

Lana Del Rey
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 8
12 Last Week: 9

Night Visions

Imagine Dragons
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 147
13 Last Week: 8

Melodrama

Lorde
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
14 Last Week: --

Play Dead

MuteMath
Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: --

After Laughter

Paramore
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 10

One More Light

Linkin Park
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 13

Suicide Squad: The Album

Soundtrack
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
19 Last Week: 16

Badlands

Halsey
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 107
20 Last Week: 12

Kaleidoscope EP

Coldplay
Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
21 Last Week: 15

Cleopatra

The Lumineers
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 75
22 Last Week: 14

[Hybrid Theory]

Linkin Park
Last Week 14
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 16
23 Last Week: --

Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities

Alter Bridge
Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 100
25 Last Week: 21

The Joshua Tree

U2
Last Week 21
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 10
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance