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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
26
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
26  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
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
24  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
3
Kings Of Leon Only By The Night Billboard Alternative Albums
Only By The Night
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
4
Depeche Mode Sounds Of The Universe Billboard Alternative Albums
Sounds Of The Universe
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Mute/Virgin
5
Theory Of A Deadman Scars & Souvenirs Billboard Alternative Albums
Scars & Souvenirs
Last
Peak
41  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | 604
6
U2 No Line On The Horizon Billboard Alternative Albums
No Line On The Horizon
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Island/Interscope
7
NOFX Coaster Billboard Alternative Albums
Coaster
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Wreck Chords
8
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
12  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
9
The Fray The Fray Billboard Alternative Albums
The Fray
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
10
Hollywood Undead Swan Songs Billboard Alternative Albums
Swan Songs
11  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
11
Silversun Pickups Swoon Billboard Alternative Albums
Swoon
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
12
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Alternative Albums
One Of The Boys
19  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
13
Yeah Yeah Yeahs It's Blitz! Billboard Alternative Albums
It's Blitz!
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dress Up/DGC/Interscope
14
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Alternative Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
14  Last
Peak
82  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
82
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
15
The All-American Rejects When The World Comes Down Billboard Alternative Albums
When The World Comes Down
16  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doghouse/DGC/Interscope
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
46  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
17
Seether Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces Billboard Alternative Albums
Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces
13  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
18
Metallica Death Magnetic Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Magnetic
18  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
19
Papa Roach Metamorphosis Billboard Alternative Albums
Metamorphosis
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC/Interscope
20
Disturbed Indestructible Billboard Alternative Albums
Indestructible
25  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
21
The Decemberists The Hazards Of Love Billboard Alternative Albums
The Hazards Of Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
22
Ben Folds Ben Folds Presents: University A Cappella! Billboard Alternative Albums
Ben Folds Presents: University A Cappella!
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
23
Neko Case Middle Cyclone Billboard Alternative Albums
Middle Cyclone
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
24
MGMT Oracular Spectacular Billboard Alternative Albums
Oracular Spectacular
Last
11  Peak
27  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
25
Mastodon Crack The Skye Billboard Alternative Albums
Crack The Skye
22  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Relapse/Sire/Reprise
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