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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Suicide Squad: The Album
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic

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Soundtrack Suicide Squad: The Album Billboard Alternative Albums
Suicide Squad: The Album
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic
2
twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
66  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
3
Young The Giant Home Of The Strange Billboard Alternative Albums
Home Of The Strange
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
4
Soundtrack Stranger Things, Volume One Billboard Alternative Albums
Stranger Things, Volume One
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lakeshore | Netflix
5
Skillet Unleashed Billboard Alternative Albums
Unleashed
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hear It Loud/Atlantic
6
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Alternative Albums
Immortalized
Last
Peak
52  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
7
Blind Pilot And Then Like Lions Billboard Alternative Albums
And Then Like Lions
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
8
Blink-182 California Billboard Alternative Albums
California
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
9
Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Of A Bachelor
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
10
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
Last
Peak
51  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
11
Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway Billboard Alternative Albums
The Getaway
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
12
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
12  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
13
Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Billboard Alternative Albums
A Moon Shaped Pool
10  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
14
Coldplay A Head Full Of Dreams Billboard Alternative Albums
A Head Full Of Dreams
11  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Parlophone/Atlantic
15
NEEDTOBREATHE HARD LOVE Billboard Alternative Albums
HARD LOVE
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
16
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
18  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
17
Weezer Weezer (White Album) Billboard Alternative Albums
Weezer (White Album)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Weezer/Crush Music
18
Kaleo A / B Billboard Alternative Albums
A / B
21  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
19
of Montreal Innocence Reaches Billboard Alternative Albums
Innocence Reaches
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polyvinyl
20
Dinosaur Jr. Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not Billboard Alternative Albums
Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
21
Deftones Gore Billboard Alternative Albums
Gore
13  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
22
The Avett Brothers True Sadness Billboard Alternative Albums
True Sadness
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | American
23
Breaking Benjamin Dark Before Dawn Billboard Alternative Albums
Dark Before Dawn
Last
Peak
37  Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
24
Thee Oh Sees A Weird Exits Billboard Alternative Albums
A Weird Exits
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Castle-Face
25
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Billboard Alternative Albums
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
Last
Peak
51  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Bottleneck/Stax
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