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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
11
WEEKS AT NO. 1
12
WEEKS ON CHART
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Imprint/Promotion Label
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Mumford & Sons Babel Billboard Alternative Albums
Babel
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
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:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
2
Green Day Tre! Billboard Alternative Albums
Tre!
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
3
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
4
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Albums
Some Nights
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
5
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
6
Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2 Billboard Alternative Albums
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
7
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
135  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
135
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
8
Of Monsters And Men My Head Is An Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
My Head Is An Animal
Last
Peak
37  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
9
Green Day Dos! Billboard Alternative Albums
Dos!
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
10
Green Day Uno! Billboard Alternative Albums
Uno!
17  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
11
Soundgarden King Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
King Animal
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Seven Four/Loma Vista
12
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Alternative Albums
El Camino
13  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
13
Muse The 2nd Law Billboard Alternative Albums
The 2nd Law
12  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
14
Jack White Blunderbuss Billboard Alternative Albums
Blunderbuss
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
15
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
14  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
16
fun. iTunes Session (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
iTunes Session (EP)
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
17
Lana Del Rey Paradise (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
Paradise (EP)
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
18
Deftones Koi No Yokan Billboard Alternative Albums
Koi No Yokan
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
19
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Alternative Albums
Boys & Girls
19  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
20
Linkin Park Living Things Billboard Alternative Albums
Living Things
18  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
21
Hinder Welcome To The Freakshow Billboard Alternative Albums
Welcome To The Freakshow
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
22
Florence + The Machine Ceremonials Billboard Alternative Albums
Ceremonials
24  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
23
The Killers Battle Born Billboard Alternative Albums
Battle Born
20  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
24
Three Days Grace Transit Of Venus Billboard Alternative Albums
Transit Of Venus
21  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
25
Stone Sour House Of Gold & Bones: Part 1 Billboard Alternative Albums
House Of Gold & Bones: Part 1
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
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