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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
6
LAST WEEK
9
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
6
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
2
Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2 Billboard Alternative Albums
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
3
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
11  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
4
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
5
Of Monsters And Men My Head Is An Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
My Head Is An Animal
13  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
6
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
12  Last
Peak
132  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
132
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
7
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Albums
Some Nights
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
8
Soundgarden King Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
King Animal
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Seven Four/Loma Vista
9
The Killers Battle Born Billboard Alternative Albums
Battle Born
18  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
10
No Doubt Push And Shove Billboard Alternative Albums
Push And Shove
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Interscope
11
Green Day Dos! Billboard Alternative Albums
Dos!
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
12
Lana Del Rey Paradise (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
Paradise (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
13
Deftones Koi No Yokan Billboard Alternative Albums
Koi No Yokan
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
14
3 Doors Down The Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
The Greatest Hits
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
15
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
Last
Peak
42  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
16
Muse The 2nd Law Billboard Alternative Albums
The 2nd Law
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
17
Three Days Grace Transit Of Venus Billboard Alternative Albums
Transit Of Venus
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
18
Florence + The Machine Ceremonials Billboard Alternative Albums
Ceremonials
25  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
19
Green Day Uno! Billboard Alternative Albums
Uno!
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
20
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Alternative Albums
El Camino
22  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
21
Flyleaf New Horizons Billboard Alternative Albums
New Horizons
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
22
Gotye Making Mirrors Billboard Alternative Albums
Making Mirrors
Last
Peak
41  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Samples 'n' Seconds/Fairfax
23
Stone Sour House Of Gold & Bones: Part 1 Billboard Alternative Albums
House Of Gold & Bones: Part 1
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
24
Linkin Park Living Things Billboard Alternative Albums
Living Things
24  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
25
Kutless Believer Billboard Alternative Albums
Believer
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | BEC
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