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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Death Magnetic
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros.

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1
Metallica Death Magnetic Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Magnetic
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
2
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Alternative Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
Last
Peak
50  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
3
Buckcherry Black Butterfly Billboard Alternative Albums
Black Butterfly
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Eleven Seven/Atlantic
4
Slipknot All Hope Is Gone Billboard Alternative Albums
All Hope Is Gone
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
5
Coldplay Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends Billboard Alternative Albums
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
6
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Alternative Albums
One Of The Boys
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
7
Avenged Sevenfold Live In The LBC & Diamonds In The Rough Billboard Alternative Albums
Live In The LBC & Diamonds In The Rough
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Hopeless
8
Staind The Illusion Of Progress Billboard Alternative Albums
The Illusion Of Progress
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Flip/Atlantic
9
Disturbed Indestructible Billboard Alternative Albums
Indestructible
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
10
3 Doors Down 3 Doors Down Billboard Alternative Albums
3 Doors Down
10  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
11
Daughtry Daughtry Billboard Alternative Albums
Daughtry
Last
Peak
59  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
12
Saving Abel Saving Abel Billboard Alternative Albums
Saving Abel
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Skiddco/Virgin
13
Jack Johnson Sleep Through The Static Billboard Alternative Albums
Sleep Through The Static
11  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Brushfire
14
Theory Of A Deadman Scars & Souvenirs Billboard Alternative Albums
Scars & Souvenirs
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | 604
15
Maroon 5 It Won't Be Soon Before Long Billboard Alternative Albums
It Won't Be Soon Before Long
17  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
16
Hollywood Undead Swan Songs Billboard Alternative Albums
Swan Songs
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
17
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
18  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
18
Amanda Palmer Who Killed Amanda Palmer Billboard Alternative Albums
Who Killed Amanda Palmer
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
19
Colbie Caillat Coco Billboard Alternative Albums
Coco
16  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
20
MGMT Oracular Spectacular Billboard Alternative Albums
Oracular Spectacular
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
21
Beck Modern Guilt Billboard Alternative Albums
Modern Guilt
14  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC
22
Paramore RIOT! Billboard Alternative Albums
RIOT!
19  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
23
Nickelback All The Right Reasons Billboard Alternative Albums
All The Right Reasons
21  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Roadrunner
24
Metro Station Metro Station Billboard Alternative Albums
Metro Station
24  Last
10  Peak
17  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Red Ink
25
Secondhand Serenade A Twist In My Story Billboard Alternative Albums
A Twist In My Story
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | Glassnote
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