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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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
4
WEEKS ON CHART
Babel
Imprint/Promotion Label
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road

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1
Mumford & Sons Babel Billboard Alternative Albums
Babel
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
2
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
3
Anberlin Vital Billboard Alternative Albums
Vital
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
4
Muse The 2nd Law Billboard Alternative Albums
The 2nd Law
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
5
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
127  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
127
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
6
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Albums
Some Nights
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
7
Green Day Uno! Billboard Alternative Albums
Uno!
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
8
Benjamin Gibbard Former Lives Billboard Alternative Albums
Former Lives
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Barsuk
9
The Killers Battle Born Billboard Alternative Albums
Battle Born
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
10
Coheed And Cambria The Afterman: Ascension Billboard Alternative Albums
The Afterman: Ascension
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hundred Handed | Everything Evil/Ambassador
11
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
12
Three Days Grace Transit Of Venus Billboard Alternative Albums
Transit Of Venus
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
13
Godspeed You! Black Emperor Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! Billboard Alternative Albums
Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Constellation
14
No Doubt Push And Shove Billboard Alternative Albums
Push And Shove
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Interscope
15
Of Monsters And Men My Head Is An Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
My Head Is An Animal
14  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
16
Trey Anastasio Traveler Billboard Alternative Albums
Traveler
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Rubber Jungle
17
All Time Low Don't Panic Billboard Alternative Albums
Don't Panic
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
18
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Alternative Albums
El Camino
16  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
19
The xx Coexist Billboard Alternative Albums
Coexist
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks
20
Pinback Information Retrieved Billboard Alternative Albums
Information Retrieved
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Temporary Residence
21
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
21  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
22
Linkin Park Living Things Billboard Alternative Albums
Living Things
19  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
23
Tame Impala Lonerism Billboard Alternative Albums
Lonerism
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Modular
24
Florence + The Machine Ceremonials Billboard Alternative Albums
Ceremonials
22  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
25
Papa Roach Connection Billboard Alternative Albums
Connection
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
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