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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
3
LAST WEEK
35
WEEKS ON CHART
Night Visions
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
Gains in performance

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1
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
2
Fall Out Boy Save Rock And Roll Billboard Alternative Albums
Save Rock And Roll
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | Decaydance
3
HIM Tears On Tape Billboard Alternative Albums
Tears On Tape
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
4
Soundtrack Iron Man 3: Heroes Fall: Music Inspired By The Motion Picture Billboard Alternative Albums
Iron Man 3: Heroes Fall: Music Inspired By The Motion Picture
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Marvel
5
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
44  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
6
Phoenix Bankrupt! Billboard Alternative Albums
Bankrupt!
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Loyaute
7
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Albums
Some Nights
Last
Peak
63  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
8
Mumford & Sons Babel Billboard Alternative Albums
Babel
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
9
The Airborne Toxic Event Such Hot Blood Billboard Alternative Albums
Such Hot Blood
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
10
Of Monsters And Men My Head Is An Animal Billboard Alternative Albums
My Head Is An Animal
14  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
11
Paramore Paramore Billboard Alternative Albums
Paramore
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
12
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Alternative Albums
Boys & Girls
10  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
13
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Alternative Albums
Sigh No More
13  Last
Peak
155  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
155
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
14
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
18  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
15
Chunk! No, Captain Chunk! Pardon My French Billboard Alternative Albums
Pardon My French
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
16
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Alternative Albums
El Camino
16  Last
Peak
74  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
74
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
17
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Mosquito Billboard Alternative Albums
Mosquito
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dress Up/Interscope
18
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Alternative Albums
Megalithic Symphony
25  Last
16  Peak
60  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
19
Streetlight Manifesto Hands That Thieve Billboard Alternative Albums
Hands That Thieve
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
20
Iggy And The Stooges Ready To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Ready To Die
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Possum | Gimme Danger
21
Daughter If You Leave Billboard Alternative Albums
If You Leave
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
22
The Neighbourhood I Love You. Billboard Alternative Albums
I Love You.
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | [r]evolve
23
Stone Sour House Of Gold & Bones: Part 2 Billboard Alternative Albums
House Of Gold & Bones: Part 2
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
24
Depeche Mode Delta Machine Billboard Alternative Albums
Delta Machine
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Venusnote/Mute
25
Muse The 2nd Law Billboard Alternative Albums
The 2nd Law
19  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
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