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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Bankrupt!
Imprint/Promotion Label
Glassnote | Loyaute
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Phoenix Bankrupt! Billboard Alternative Albums
Bankrupt!
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Loyaute
2
Fall Out Boy Save Rock And Roll Billboard Alternative Albums
Save Rock And Roll
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | Decaydance
3
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
4
Mumford & Sons Babel Billboard Alternative Albums
Babel
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
5
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Albums
Some Nights
Last
Peak
62  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
6
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
7
Paramore Paramore Billboard Alternative Albums
Paramore
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dress Up/Interscope
9
The Neighbourhood I Love You. Billboard Alternative Albums
I Love You.
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | [r]evolve
10
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Alternative Albums
Boys & Girls
11  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
11
Frank Turner Tape Deck Heart Billboard Alternative Albums
Tape Deck Heart
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Xtra Mile/Epitaph/Polydor/Interscope
12
Youngblood Hawke Wake Up Billboard Alternative Albums
Wake Up
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
13
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
13  Last
Peak
154  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
154
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
14
Of Monsters And Men My Head Is An Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
My Head Is An Animal
14  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
15
Depeche Mode Delta Machine Billboard Alternative Albums
Delta Machine
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Venusnote/Mute
16
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Alternative Albums
El Camino
17  Last
Peak
73  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
73
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
17
Stone Sour House Of Gold & Bones: Part 2 Billboard Alternative Albums
House Of Gold & Bones: Part 2
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
18
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
19  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
19
Muse The 2nd Law Billboard Alternative Albums
The 2nd Law
16  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
20
The Flaming Lips The Terror Billboard Alternative Albums
The Terror
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Lovely Sorts Of Death
21
Iron And Wine Ghost On Ghost Billboard Alternative Albums
Ghost On Ghost
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
22
Bring Me The Horizon Sempiternal Billboard Alternative Albums
Sempiternal
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
23
alt-J An Awesome Wave Billboard Alternative Albums
An Awesome Wave
15  Last
15  Peak
15  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Infectious/Canvasback/Atlantic
24
David Bowie The Next Day Billboard Alternative Albums
The Next Day
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | ISO
25
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Alternative Albums
Megalithic Symphony
22  Last
16  Peak
59  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
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