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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
6
WEEKS ON CHART
Dark Horse
Imprint/Promotion Label
Roadrunner

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1
Nickelback Dark Horse Billboard Alternative Albums
Dark Horse
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
2
Soundtrack Twilight Billboard Alternative Albums
Twilight
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
3
Fall Out Boy Folie A Deux Billboard Alternative Albums
Folie A Deux
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen/Island
4
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Alternative Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
Last
Peak
64  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
5
Metallica Death Magnetic Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Magnetic
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
6
The Killers Day & Age Billboard Alternative Albums
Day & Age
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
7
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Alternative Albums
One Of The Boys
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
8
Coldplay Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends Billboard Alternative Albums
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
9
The All-American Rejects When The World Comes Down Billboard Alternative Albums
When The World Comes Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doghouse/DGC/Interscope
10
Kings Of Leon Only By The Night Billboard Alternative Albums
Only By The Night
11  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
11
Hinder Take It To The Limit Billboard Alternative Albums
Take It To The Limit
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
12
Slipknot All Hope Is Gone Billboard Alternative Albums
All Hope Is Gone
12  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
13
Disturbed Indestructible Billboard Alternative Albums
Indestructible
13  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
14
Saving Abel Saving Abel Billboard Alternative Albums
Saving Abel
14  Last
10  Peak
22  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Skiddco/Virgin
15
Hollywood Undead Swan Songs Billboard Alternative Albums
Swan Songs
19  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
16
Linkin Park Road To Revolution:  Live At Milton Keynes Billboard Alternative Albums
Road To Revolution: Live At Milton Keynes
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
17
MGMT Oracular Spectacular Billboard Alternative Albums
Oracular Spectacular
Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
18
Daughtry Daughtry Billboard Alternative Albums
Daughtry
18  Last
Peak
72  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
19
Mudvayne The New Game Billboard Alternative Albums
The New Game
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
20
3 Doors Down 3 Doors Down Billboard Alternative Albums
3 Doors Down
22  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
21
Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes Billboard Alternative Albums
Fleet Foxes
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
22
Jack Johnson Sleep Through The Static Billboard Alternative Albums
Sleep Through The Static
23  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Brushfire
23
Rise Against Appeal To Reason Billboard Alternative Albums
Appeal To Reason
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC/Interscope
24
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
25  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
25
Theory Of A Deadman Scars & Souvenirs Billboard Alternative Albums
Scars & Souvenirs
24  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | 604
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