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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
7
WEEKS AT NO. 1
24
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
24  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
2
Silversun Pickups Swoon Billboard Alternative Albums
Swoon
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
3
Nickelback Dark Horse Billboard Alternative Albums
Dark Horse
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
4
U2 No Line On The Horizon Billboard Alternative Albums
No Line On The Horizon
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Island/Interscope
5
Kings Of Leon Only By The Night Billboard Alternative Albums
Only By The Night
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
6
Yeah Yeah Yeahs It's Blitz! Billboard Alternative Albums
It's Blitz!
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dress Up/DGC/Interscope
7
The Fray The Fray Billboard Alternative Albums
The Fray
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
8
Death Cab For Cutie TheOpenDoor EP Billboard Alternative Albums
TheOpenDoor EP
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Barsuk/Atlantic
9
Theory Of A Deadman Scars & Souvenirs Billboard Alternative Albums
Scars & Souvenirs
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | 604
10
Hollywood Undead Swan Songs Billboard Alternative Albums
Swan Songs
13  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
11
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
12  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
12
Papa Roach Metamorphosis Billboard Alternative Albums
Metamorphosis
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC/Interscope
13
The All-American Rejects When The World Comes Down Billboard Alternative Albums
When The World Comes Down
10  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doghouse/DGC/Interscope
14
Metallica Death Magnetic Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Magnetic
11  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
15
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Alternative Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
Last
Peak
80  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
80
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
16
Coldplay Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends Billboard Alternative Albums
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
15  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
17
Mastodon Crack The Skye Billboard Alternative Albums
Crack The Skye
16  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Relapse/Sire/Reprise
18
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Alternative Albums
One Of The Boys
14  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
19
Metric Fantasies Billboard Alternative Albums
Fantasies
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Last Gang | Metric
20
Neko Case Middle Cyclone Billboard Alternative Albums
Middle Cyclone
Last
Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
21
Seether Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces Billboard Alternative Albums
Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces
23  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
22
The Decemberists The Hazards Of Love Billboard Alternative Albums
The Hazards Of Love
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
23
Blue October Approaching Normal Billboard Alternative Albums
Approaching Normal
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Brando/Universal Motown
24
The Ting Tings We Started Nothing Billboard Alternative Albums
We Started Nothing
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
25
Disturbed Indestructible Billboard Alternative Albums
Indestructible
25  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
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