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).

New
1 Last Week: --

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Mylo Xyloto

Coldplay
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
4 Last Week: --

The Lost Children

Disturbed
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 6

A Very She & Him Christmas

She & Him
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 3
8 Last Week: 15

Love Albums Parts One & Two

Angels & Airwaves
Last Week 15
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 2
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 4

Evanescence

Evanescence
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
10 Last Week: 8

Sigh No More

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
12 Last Week: --

In Some Way Shape Or Form

Four Year Strong
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: --

Parallax

Atlas Sound
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 12

Hurry Up, We're Dreaming.

M83.
Last Week 12
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 4
15 Last Week: 13

Neighborhoods

Blink-182
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
16 Last Week: --

Artificial Heart

Jonathan Coulton
Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 14

The Whole Love

Wilco
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 7
18 Last Week: 5

Love Album Part Two

Angels & Airwaves
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 2
19 Last Week: 22

Wasting Light

Foo Fighters
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
20 Last Week: 19

Vice Verses

Switchfoot
Last Week 19
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 7
22 Last Week: 21
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 73
23 Last Week: 23

Megalithic Symphony

AWOLNATION
Last Week 23
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 10
24 Last Week: 9

Long Live The King (EP)

The Decemberists
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 2
25 Last Week: 25

Awake

Skillet
Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 109