ALTERNATIVE ALBUMS

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Sales Data = ALTERNATIVE ALBUMS

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
4
LAST WEEK
29
WEEKS ON CHART
Night Visions
Gains in performance
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1
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
3
David Bowie The Next Day Billboard Alternative Albums
The Next Day
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
4
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Albums
Some Nights
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Specter At The Feast Billboard Alternative Albums
Specter At The Feast
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
7
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Alternative Albums
Boys & Girls
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
149
WEEKS ON CHART
9
Of Monsters And Men My Head Is An Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
My Head Is An Animal
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Soundtrack Sound City -- Real To Reel Billboard Alternative Albums
Sound City -- Real To Reel
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Soundtrack The Walking Dead: AMC Original Soundtrack - Vol. 1 (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
The Walking Dead: AMC Original Soundtrack - Vol. 1 (EP)
16
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11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
12
Phosphorescent Muchacho Billboard Alternative Albums
Gains in performance
13
Muse The 2nd Law Billboard Alternative Albums
The 2nd Law
15
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Low The Invisible Way Billboard Alternative Albums
The Invisible Way
Gains in performance
16
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Alternative Albums
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
4
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18
Red Release The Panic Billboard Alternative Albums
Release The Panic
14
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2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Gains in performance
20
Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2 Billboard Alternative Albums
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 2
9
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1
PEAK POSITION
14
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21
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Alternative Albums
Megalithic Symphony
24
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Tegan And Sara Heartthrob Billboard Alternative Albums
Heartthrob
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
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23
How To Destroy Angels Welcome Oblivion Billboard Alternative Albums
Welcome Oblivion
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LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
24
Soundtrack Girls: Volume 1: Music From The HBO Original Series Billboard Alternative Albums
Girls: Volume 1: Music From The HBO Original Series
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LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Bullet For My Valentine Temper Temper Billboard Alternative Albums
22
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4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
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