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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
6
WEEKS AT NO. 1
23
WEEKS ON CHART
Twilight
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic

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1
Soundtrack Twilight Billboard Alternative Albums
Twilight
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
2
Nickelback Dark Horse Billboard Alternative Albums
Dark Horse
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
3
U2 No Line On The Horizon Billboard Alternative Albums
No Line On The Horizon
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Island/Interscope
4
The Fray The Fray Billboard Alternative Albums
The Fray
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
5
Kings Of Leon Only By The Night Billboard Alternative Albums
Only By The Night
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
6
Theory Of A Deadman Scars & Souvenirs Billboard Alternative Albums
Scars & Souvenirs
11  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | 604
7
Yeah Yeah Yeahs It's Blitz! Billboard Alternative Albums
It's Blitz!
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dress Up/DGC/Interscope
8
Papa Roach Metamorphosis Billboard Alternative Albums
Metamorphosis
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC/Interscope
9
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Alternative Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
14  Last
Peak
79  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
10
The All-American Rejects When The World Comes Down Billboard Alternative Albums
When The World Comes Down
21  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doghouse/DGC/Interscope
11
Metallica Death Magnetic Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Magnetic
18  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
12
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
20  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
13
Hollywood Undead Swan Songs Billboard Alternative Albums
Swan Songs
16  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
14
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Alternative Albums
One Of The Boys
19  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
15
Coldplay Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends Billboard Alternative Albums
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
17  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
16
Mastodon Crack The Skye Billboard Alternative Albums
Crack The Skye
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Relapse/Sire/Reprise
17
Death Cab For Cutie TheOpenDoor EP Billboard Alternative Albums
TheOpenDoor EP
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Barsuk/Atlantic
18
Doves Kingdom Of Rust Billboard Alternative Albums
Kingdom Of Rust
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks | Heavenly
19
The Decemberists The Hazards Of Love Billboard Alternative Albums
The Hazards Of Love
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
20
Blue October Approaching Normal Billboard Alternative Albums
Approaching Normal
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Brando/Universal Motown
21
Silverstein A Shipwreck In The Sand Billboard Alternative Albums
A Shipwreck In The Sand
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
22
Hurt Goodbye To The Machine Billboard Alternative Albums
Goodbye To The Machine
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Amusement
23
Seether Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces Billboard Alternative Albums
Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
24
The Killers Day & Age Billboard Alternative Albums
Day & Age
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
25
Disturbed Indestructible Billboard Alternative Albums
Indestructible
Last
Peak
44  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
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