ALTERNATIVE ALBUMS

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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).

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Synthetica
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
Play
2
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Albums
Some Nights
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
3
Gotye Making Mirrors Billboard Alternative Albums
Making Mirrors
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
4
Of Monsters And Men My Head Is An Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
My Head Is An Animal
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Jack White Blunderbuss Billboard Alternative Albums
Blunderbuss
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Coldplay Mylo Xyloto Billboard Alternative Albums
Mylo Xyloto
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
7
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Alternative Albums
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
Gains in performance
9
Regina Spektor What We Saw From The Cheap Seats Billboard Alternative Albums
What We Saw From The Cheap Seats
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Alternative Albums
Boys & Girls
10
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
109
WEEKS ON CHART
4
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Hot Chip In Our Heads Billboard Alternative Albums
In Our Heads
Gains in performance
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Beach House Bloom Billboard Alternative Albums
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Shinedown Amaryllis Billboard Alternative Albums
Amaryllis
19
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
Nickelback Here And Now Billboard Alternative Albums
Here And Now
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART
Gains in performance
20
Sigur Ros Valtari Billboard Alternative Albums
Valtari
11
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
21
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour '12: 2012 Tour Compilation Billboard Alternative Albums
Vans Warped Tour '12: 2012 Tour Compilation
Gains in performance
22
Japandroids Celebration Rock Billboard Alternative Albums
Celebration Rock
9
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
23
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Silversun Pickups Neck Of The Woods Billboard Alternative Albums
Neck Of The Woods
25
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Soundtrack The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond Billboard Alternative Albums
The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond
24
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
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