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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
Big Whiskey And The GrooGrux King
Imprint/Promotion Label
Bama Rags/RCA | RMG

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Dave Matthews Band Big Whiskey And The GrooGrux King Billboard Alternative Albums
Big Whiskey And The GrooGrux King
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bama Rags/RCA | RMG
2
Incubus Monuments And Melodies Billboard Alternative Albums
Monuments And Melodies
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Immortal/Epic | Sony Music
3
Green Day 21st Century Breakdown Billboard Alternative Albums
21st Century Breakdown
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Warner Bros.
4
Kings Of Leon Only By The Night Billboard Alternative Albums
Only By The Night
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | RMG
5
Nickelback Dark Horse Billboard Alternative Albums
Dark Horse
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
6
Soundtrack Twilight Billboard Alternative Albums
Twilight
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic | AG
7
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
Last
Peak
47  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
8
Elvis Costello Secret, Profane & Sugarcane Billboard Alternative Albums
Secret, Profane & Sugarcane
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hear | Concord
9
Theory Of A Deadman Scars & Souvenirs Billboard Alternative Albums
Scars & Souvenirs
10  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
604 | Roadrunner
10
Street Sweeper Social Club Street Sweeper Social Club Billboard Alternative Albums
Street Sweeper Social Club
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SSSC | ILG
11
The Fray The Fray Billboard Alternative Albums
The Fray
13  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Sony Music
12
Hollywood Undead Swan Songs Billboard Alternative Albums
Swan Songs
15  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M/Octone | IGA
13
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Alternative Albums
One Of The Boys
14  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
14
311 Uplifter Billboard Alternative Albums
Uplifter
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Volcano | JLG
15
U2 No Line On The Horizon Billboard Alternative Albums
No Line On The Horizon
21  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island/Interscope | IGA
16
Taking Back Sunday New Again Billboard Alternative Albums
New Again
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
17
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Alternative Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
Last
Peak
88  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dog/Atlantic | AG
18
Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Billboard Alternative Albums
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loyaute | Glassnote
19
Rancid Let The Dominoes Fall Billboard Alternative Albums
Let The Dominoes Fall
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hellcat | Epitaph
20
Coldplay Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends Billboard Alternative Albums
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
25  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
21
Seether Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces Billboard Alternative Albums
Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces
Last
Peak
48  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
22
Grizzly Bear Veckatimest Billboard Alternative Albums
Veckatimest
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp
23
Marilyn Manson The High End Of Low Billboard Alternative Albums
The High End Of Low
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | IGA
24
Sonic Youth The Eternal Billboard Alternative Albums
The Eternal
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
25
Daughtry Daughtry Billboard Alternative Albums
Daughtry
Last
Peak
79  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
19/RCA | RMG
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