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ALTERNATIVE ALBUMS

The week of
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1
WEEKS ON CHART
The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Imprint/Promotion Label
Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic | AG
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: New Moon Billboard Alternative Albums
The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic | AG
2
The Flaming Lips Embryonic Billboard Alternative Albums
Embryonic
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
3
Breaking Benjamin Dear Agony Billboard Alternative Albums
Dear Agony
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
4
Paramore Brand New Eyes Billboard Alternative Albums
Brand New Eyes
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fueled By Ramen | AG
5
Alice In Chains Black Gives Way To Blue Billboard Alternative Albums
Black Gives Way To Blue
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Capitol
6
Kings Of Leon Only By The Night Billboard Alternative Albums
Only By The Night
Last
Peak
56  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | RMG
7
Owl City Ocean Eyes Billboard Alternative Albums
Ocean Eyes
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
8
Pearl Jam Backspacer Billboard Alternative Albums
Backspacer
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monkeywrench
9
Dead By Sunrise Out Of Ashes Billboard Alternative Albums
Out Of Ashes
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
10
Three Days Grace Life Starts Now Billboard Alternative Albums
Life Starts Now
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | RCA
11
Muse The Resistance Billboard Alternative Albums
The Resistance
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Helium-3 | Warner Bros.
12
Karen O And The Kids Where The Wild Things Are (Soundtrack) Billboard Alternative Albums
Where The Wild Things Are (Soundtrack)
Karen O And The Kids
16  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC/Interscope | IGA
13
Skillet Awake Billboard Alternative Albums
Awake
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ardent/Fair Trade/Atlantic | AG
14
Nickelback Dark Horse Billboard Alternative Albums
Dark Horse
12  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
15
Pete Yorn & Scarlett Johansson Break Up Billboard Alternative Albums
Break Up
Pete Yorn & Scarlett Johansson
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boyletown/Atco | Rhino
16
Monsters Of Folk Monsters Of Folk Billboard Alternative Albums
Monsters Of Folk
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shangri-La
17
Soundtrack Twilight Billboard Alternative Albums
Twilight
19  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic | AG
18
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
18  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
19
AFI Crash Love Billboard Alternative Albums
Crash Love
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC/Interscope | IGA
20
Mayday Parade Anywhere But Here Billboard Alternative Albums
Anywhere But Here
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless/Atlantic | AG
21
Relient K Forget And Not Slow Down Billboard Alternative Albums
Forget And Not Slow Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mono Vs Stereo/Jive | JLG
22
Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Billboard Alternative Albums
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
22  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loyaute | Glassnote
23
A Rocket To The Moon On Your Side Billboard Alternative Albums
On Your Side
A Rocket To The Moon
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fueled By Ramen | AG
24
Regina Spektor Far Billboard Alternative Albums
Far
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sire | Warner Bros.
25
Boys Like Girls Love Drunk Billboard Alternative Albums
Love Drunk
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Sony Music
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