Alternative Songs Alternative Songs

Alternative Songs

Radio Airplay 1
This week's most popular alternative/modern rock songs, ranked by airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.
1 Last Week: 1

Enjoy The Silence

Depeche Mode
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Metropolis

The Church
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
3 Last Week: 4

I Don t Know Why I Love You

The House Of Love
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 13

Forgotten Years

Midnight Oil
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 14

The Emperor s New Clothes

Sinead O Connor
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 20

Here's Where The Story Ends

The Sundays
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 2
9 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 15

Downtown

Lloyd Cole
Last Week 15
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 17

Show Me Your Soul

Red Hot Chili Peppers
Last Week 17
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 11

Sun Comes Up, It s Tuesday Morning

Cowboy Junkies
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 9
13 Last Week: 19

Let It Be Me

Social Distortion
Last Week 19
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 12
17 Last Week: 8

Cuts You Up

Peter Murphy
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
18 Last Week: 18

Life In Detail

Robert Palmer
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 10

This And That

Michael Penn
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 13
21 Last Week: 25

Heavenly Pop Hit

The Chills
Last Week 25
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 16

Deliverance

The Mission U.K.

Last Week 16
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 14
23 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 22

Pictures Of You

The Cure
Last Week 22
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 7
25 Last Week: 21

Kiss This Thing Goodbye

Del Amitri
Last Week 21
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 10
27 Last Week: --

Policy Of Truth

Depeche Mode
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: --

Lightning Man

Nitzer Ebb
Last Week --
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 24

Bikini Girls With Machine Guns

The Cramps
Last Week 24
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 8
30 Last Week: --

Butterfly On A Wheel

The Mission U.K.

Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance