Alternative Albums Alternative Albums

Alternative Albums

Sales Data 1

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).

1 Last Week: 1

The Twilight Saga: New Moon

Soundtrack
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
2 Last Week: 4

Ocean Eyes

Owl City
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 17

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Pearl Jam
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 12

Hello Hurricane

Switchfoot
Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 9

Raditude

Weezer
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 8

Only By The Night

Kings Of Leon
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 62
8 Last Week: 5

Memento Mori

Flyleaf
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
9 Last Week: 7

Greatest Hits

Foo Fighters
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 4
10 Last Week: 6

Full Circle

Creed
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
11 Last Week: 3

Waking Up

OneRepublic
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 2
12 Last Week: 11

Twilight

Soundtrack
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 56
14 Last Week: 13

Dark Horse

Nickelback
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 54
15 Last Week: 16

Brand New Eyes

Paramore
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 21

Awake

Skillet
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 24

Life Starts Now

Three Days Grace
Last Week 24
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 25

The Sound Of Madness

Shinedown
Last Week 25
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 70
19 Last Week: 15

Black Gives Way To Blue

Alice In Chains
Last Week 15
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
20 Last Week: 18

The Resistance

Muse
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
21 Last Week: 22

En Concert

Jack Johnson
Last Week 22
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 5
22 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: --

Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends

Coldplay
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 62
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 20

Desperate Measures

Hollywood Undead
Last Week 20
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 3