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

Wasting Light

Foo Fighters
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
2 Last Week: 2

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
New
3 Last Week: --

Take Care, Take Care, Take Care

Explosions In The Sky
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 4

American Tragedy

Hollywood Undead
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
6 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 5

The King Of Limbs

Radiohead
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
9 Last Week: 8
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
10 Last Week: 3

The Fall

Gorillaz
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 2
11 Last Week: 7

Nine Types Of Light

TV On The Radio
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 3
12 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 6
13 Last Week: 11

The Suburbs

Arcade Fire
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 39
14 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
15 Last Week: --

When You're Through Thinking, Say Yes

Yellowcard
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 12

Awake

Skillet
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 87
17 Last Week: 18

The King Is Dead

The Decemberists
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: --

Let's Be Animals

The Downtown Fiction
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 15
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 3
22 Last Week: 14

Greatest Hits

Foo Fighters
Last Week 14
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 23
23 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 19

W H O K I L L

tUnE-YaRdS
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 2
25 Last Week: 21

A Thousand Suns

Linkin Park
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33