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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
2
LAST WEEK
20
WEEKS ON CHART
Babel
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
20  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
2
Red Release The Panic Billboard Alternative Albums
Release The Panic
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Essential
3
Coheed And Cambria The Afterman: Descension Billboard Alternative Albums
The Afterman: Descension
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hundred Handed | Everything Evil/Ambassador
4
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
5
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Albums
Some Nights
Last
Peak
51  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
6
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Alternative Albums
El Camino
Last
Peak
62  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
7
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
8
Jim James Regions Of Light And Sound Of God Audio Billboard Alternative Albums
Regions Of Light And Sound Of God Audio
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Remavador
9
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
143  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
143
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
10
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Alternative Albums
Boys & Girls
13  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
11
Tegan And Sara Heartthrob Billboard Alternative Albums
Heartthrob
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Vapor
12
Of Monsters And Men My Head Is An Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
My Head Is An Animal
Last
Peak
45  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
13
Mumford & Sons The Road To Red Rocks: Live Billboard Alternative Albums
The Road To Red Rocks: Live
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
14
Silverstein This Is How The Wind Shifts Billboard Alternative Albums
This Is How The Wind Shifts
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
15
Frightened Rabbit Pedestrian Verse Billboard Alternative Albums
Pedestrian Verse
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Canvasback/Atlantic
16
Muse The 2nd Law Billboard Alternative Albums
The 2nd Law
10  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
17
eels Wonderful, Glorious Billboard Alternative Albums
Wonderful, Glorious
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant | e works
18
Local Natives Hummingbird Billboard Alternative Albums
Hummingbird
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Frenchkiss
19
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
11  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
20
Florence + The Machine Ceremonials Billboard Alternative Albums
Ceremonials
23  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
21
Jack White Blunderbuss Billboard Alternative Albums
Blunderbuss
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
22
Hollywood Undead Notes From The Underground Billboard Alternative Albums
Notes From The Underground
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
23
alt-J An Awesome Wave Billboard Alternative Albums
An Awesome Wave
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Infectious/Canvasback/Atlantic
24
Lana Del Rey Paradise (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
Paradise (EP)
19  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
25
Alabama Shakes iTunes Session (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
iTunes Session (EP)
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
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