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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
LAST WEEK
8
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
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
2
Soundtrack Twilight Billboard Alternative Albums
Twilight
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
3
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Alternative Albums
One Of The Boys
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
4
Kings Of Leon Only By The Night Billboard Alternative Albums
Only By The Night
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
5
The Killers Day & Age Billboard Alternative Albums
Day & Age
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
6
The All-American Rejects When The World Comes Down Billboard Alternative Albums
When The World Comes Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doghouse/DGC/Interscope
7
Fall Out Boy Folie A Deux Billboard Alternative Albums
Folie A Deux
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen/Island
8
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Alternative Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
10  Last
Peak
66  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
9
Coldplay Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends Billboard Alternative Albums
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
10
Metallica Death Magnetic Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Magnetic
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
11
MGMT Oracular Spectacular Billboard Alternative Albums
Oracular Spectacular
12  Last
11  Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
12
Hollywood Undead Swan Songs Billboard Alternative Albums
Swan Songs
13  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
13
Saving Abel Saving Abel Billboard Alternative Albums
Saving Abel
16  Last
10  Peak
24  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Skiddco/Virgin
14
Hinder Take It To The Limit Billboard Alternative Albums
Take It To The Limit
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
15
Theory Of A Deadman Scars & Souvenirs Billboard Alternative Albums
Scars & Souvenirs
23  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | 604
16
Bon Iver For Emma, Forever Ago Billboard Alternative Albums
For Emma, Forever Ago
21  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
17
Disturbed Indestructible Billboard Alternative Albums
Indestructible
17  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
18
Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes Billboard Alternative Albums
Fleet Foxes
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
19
Slipknot All Hope Is Gone Billboard Alternative Albums
All Hope Is Gone
14  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
20
Apocalyptica Worlds Collide Billboard Alternative Albums
Worlds Collide
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | 20-20
21
TV On The Radio Dear Science Billboard Alternative Albums
Dear Science
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC/Interscope
22
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
23
The Ting Tings We Started Nothing Billboard Alternative Albums
We Started Nothing
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
24
3 Doors Down 3 Doors Down Billboard Alternative Albums
3 Doors Down
24  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
25
Vampire Weekend Vampire Weekend Billboard Alternative Albums
Vampire Weekend
18  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
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