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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
5
WEEKS AT NO. 1
34
WEEKS ON CHART
Sigh No More
Imprint/Promotion Label
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
Gains in performance

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1
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
2
The Black Keys Brothers Billboard Alternative Albums
Brothers
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
3
Florence + The Machine Lungs Billboard Alternative Albums
Lungs
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
4
Linkin Park A Thousand Suns Billboard Alternative Albums
A Thousand Suns
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
5
Kings Of Leon Come Around Sundown Billboard Alternative Albums
Come Around Sundown
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
Arcade Fire The Suburbs Billboard Alternative Albums
The Suburbs
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
7
Hinder All American Nightmare Billboard Alternative Albums
All American Nightmare
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
8
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
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
9
A Day To Remember What Separates Me From You Billboard Alternative Albums
What Separates Me From You
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
10
Avenged Sevenfold Nightmare Billboard Alternative Albums
Nightmare
10  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Hopeless/Sire
11
Disturbed Asylum Billboard Alternative Albums
Asylum
11  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
12
Skillet Awake Billboard Alternative Albums
Awake
12  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Ardent/Fair Trade/Atlantic
13
Broken Bells Broken Bells Billboard Alternative Albums
Broken Bells
16  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
14
My Darkest Days My Darkest Days Billboard Alternative Albums
My Darkest Days
17  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | MVR/604/Mercury
15
Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Billboard Alternative Albums
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
18  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Loyaute
16
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Albums
The Sound Of Madness
19  Last
Peak
118  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
118
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
17
Vampire Weekend Contra Billboard Alternative Albums
Contra
13  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
18
Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Billboard Alternative Albums
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
15  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
19
OneRepublic Waking Up Billboard Alternative Albums
Waking Up
21  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Interscope
20
Neon Trees Habits Billboard Alternative Albums
Habits
24  Last
15  Peak
11  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
21
Guster Easy - Wonderful Billboard Alternative Albums
Easy - Wonderful
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Aware/Republic
22
The National High Violet Billboard Alternative Albums
High Violet
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
23
Thirty Seconds To Mars This Is War Billboard Alternative Albums
This Is War
22  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Immortal/Virgin
24
Jack Johnson To The Sea Billboard Alternative Albums
To The Sea
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Brushfire
25
Beach House Teen Dream Billboard Alternative Albums
Teen Dream
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
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