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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
31
WEEKS ON CHART
Sigh No More
Imprint/Promotion Label
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
2
Linkin Park A Thousand Suns Billboard Alternative Albums
A Thousand Suns
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
3
Kings Of Leon Come Around Sundown Billboard Alternative Albums
Come Around Sundown
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
4
Florence + The Machine Lungs Billboard Alternative Albums
Lungs
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
5
The Black Keys Brothers Billboard Alternative Albums
Brothers
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
6
Hinder All American Nightmare Billboard Alternative Albums
All American Nightmare
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
7
My Chemical Romance Danger Days: The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys Billboard Alternative Albums
Danger Days: The True Lives Of The Fabulous Killjoys
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
8
Disturbed Asylum Billboard Alternative Albums
Asylum
10  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
9
Arcade Fire The Suburbs Billboard Alternative Albums
The Suburbs
14  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
10
Avenged Sevenfold Nightmare Billboard Alternative Albums
Nightmare
12  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Hopeless/Sire
11
A Day To Remember What Separates Me From You Billboard Alternative Albums
What Separates Me From You
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
12
Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Billboard Alternative Albums
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
13
Skillet Awake Billboard Alternative Albums
Awake
13  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Ardent/Fair Trade/Atlantic
14
Jack Johnson To The Sea Billboard Alternative Albums
To The Sea
19  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Brushfire
15
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
17  Last
Peak
115  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
115
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
16
My Darkest Days My Darkest Days Billboard Alternative Albums
My Darkest Days
16  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | MVR/604/Mercury
17
Broken Bells Broken Bells Billboard Alternative Albums
Broken Bells
25  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
18
OneRepublic Waking Up Billboard Alternative Albums
Waking Up
18  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Interscope
19
Godsmack The Oracle Billboard Alternative Albums
The Oracle
23  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
20
Plain White T's Wonders Of The Younger Billboard Alternative Albums
Wonders Of The Younger
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
21
Paramore Brand New Eyes Billboard Alternative Albums
Brand New Eyes
24  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
22
Flyleaf Remember To Live (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
Remember To Live (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
23
Neon Trees Habits Billboard Alternative Albums
Habits
20  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
24
Muse The Resistance Billboard Alternative Albums
The Resistance
Last
Peak
50  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
25
Thirty Seconds To Mars This Is War Billboard Alternative Albums
This Is War
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Immortal/Virgin
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