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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).

ALTERNATIVE ALBUMS

The week of
5
WEEKS AT NO. 1
5
WEEKS ON CHART
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol

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1
Coldplay Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends Billboard Alternative Albums
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Alternative Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
Last
Peak
41  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
3
O.A.R. All Sides Billboard Alternative Albums
All Sides
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Everfine/Atlantic
4
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Alternative Albums
One Of The Boys
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
5
Beck Modern Guilt Billboard Alternative Albums
Modern Guilt
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC
6
Disturbed Indestructible Billboard Alternative Albums
Indestructible
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
7
3 Doors Down 3 Doors Down Billboard Alternative Albums
3 Doors Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
8
The Hold Steady Stay Positive Billboard Alternative Albums
Stay Positive
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
9
Jack Johnson Sleep Through The Static Billboard Alternative Albums
Sleep Through The Static
10  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Brushfire
10
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
11
Maroon 5 It Won't Be Soon Before Long Billboard Alternative Albums
It Won't Be Soon Before Long
Last
Peak
52  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
12
Weezer Weezer Billboard Alternative Albums
Weezer
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC/Interscope
13
Metro Station Metro Station Billboard Alternative Albums
Metro Station
13  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Red Ink
14
Death Cab For Cutie Narrow Stairs Billboard Alternative Albums
Narrow Stairs
16  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Barsuk/Atlantic
15
Flobots Fight With Tools Billboard Alternative Albums
Fight With Tools
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
16
Colbie Caillat Coco Billboard Alternative Albums
Coco
14  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
17
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour '08 Billboard Alternative Albums
Vans Warped Tour '08
19  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
18
OneRepublic Dreaming Out Loud Billboard Alternative Albums
Dreaming Out Loud
12  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Interscope
19
The Offspring Rise And Fall, Rage And Grace Billboard Alternative Albums
Rise And Fall, Rage And Grace
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
20
Sigur Ros Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust Billboard Alternative Albums
Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | XL
21
Seether Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces Billboard Alternative Albums
Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces
25  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
22
Daughtry Daughtry Billboard Alternative Albums
Daughtry
Last
Peak
52  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
23
Nickelback All The Right Reasons Billboard Alternative Albums
All The Right Reasons
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Roadrunner
24
Amy Winehouse Back To Black Billboard Alternative Albums
Back To Black
22  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
25
Flyleaf Flyleaf Billboard Alternative Albums
Flyleaf
Last
11  Peak
35  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
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