Independent Albums

Year-End Charts

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INDEPENDENT ALBUMS

This year's top-selling albums across all genres, sold via independent distribution, including those fulfilled via major branch distributors. Titles are ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

2012

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17

CHRISTMAS SYMPHONY

Mannheim Steamroller With Members Of The Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

22

"HURRY UP, WE'RE DREAMING."

M83.

29

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deadmau5

35

THE AWAKENING OF LE'ANDRIA JOHNSON (EP)

Le'Andria Johnson

43

DARK KNIGHT RISES

Soundtrack

48

AFTERMAN: ASCENSION

Coheed And Cambria