Alternative Albums Alternative Albums

Alternative Albums

Sales Data 1

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).

2 Last Week: 4

Wilder Mind

Mumford & Sons
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 4
3 Last Week: 7

Sound & Color

Alabama Shakes
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 6
4 Last Week: 9

American Beauty / American Psycho

Fall Out Boy
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
5 Last Week: 2

Sol Invictus

Faith No More
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 2
6 Last Week: 10

Hozier

Hozier
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
7 Last Week: 11

Smoke + Mirrors

Imagine Dragons
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
8 Last Week: 3

The Desired Effect

Brandon Flowers
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 2
New
9 Last Week: --

The Wonderlands: Sunlight (EP)

Jon Foreman
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 5

The Story So Far

The Story So Far
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 2
12 Last Week: 17

TALKING IS HARD

WALK THE MOON
Last Week 17
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
13 Last Week: 16

Into The Wild Life

Halestorm
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
15 Last Week: 20

Future Hearts

All Time Low
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 8
17 Last Week: --

American Spring

Anti-Flag
Last Week --
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 24

Dream Your Life Away

Vance Joy
Last Week 24
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 37
19 Last Week: 12

Trust Fall (Side A) (EP)

Incubus
Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 3
20 Last Week: --

Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit.

Courtney Barnett
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: --

Strangers To Ourselves

Modest Mouse
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 23

Carrie & Lowell

Sufjan Stevens
Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
24 Last Week: --

Love Stuff

Elle King
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 21

Chaos And The Calm

James Bay
Last Week 21
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 6