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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
Suicide Squad: The Album
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic

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1
Soundtrack Suicide Squad: The Album Billboard Alternative Albums
Suicide Squad: The Album
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
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
67  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
3
Skillet Unleashed Billboard Alternative Albums
Unleashed
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hear It Loud/Atlantic
4
Bayside Vacancy Billboard Alternative Albums
Vacancy
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
5
Blink-182 California Billboard Alternative Albums
California
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
6
Coldplay A Head Full Of Dreams Billboard Alternative Albums
A Head Full Of Dreams
14  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Parlophone/Atlantic
7
Weezer Weezer (White Album) Billboard Alternative Albums
Weezer (White Album)
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Weezer/Crush Music
8
EDEN I Think You Think Too Much Of Me (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
I Think You Think Too Much Of Me (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks | MCMXCV LTD.
9
Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Of A Bachelor
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
10
Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway Billboard Alternative Albums
The Getaway
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
11
Trapt DNA Billboard Alternative Albums
DNA
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The End | Crash Collide
12
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Alternative Albums
Immortalized
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
13
The Color Morale Desolate Divine Billboard Alternative Albums
Desolate Divine
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Fearless
14
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
10  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
15
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
12  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
16
NEEDTOBREATHE HARD LOVE Billboard Alternative Albums
HARD LOVE
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
17
Soundtrack Stranger Things, Volume Two Billboard Alternative Albums
Stranger Things, Volume Two
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lakeshore | Netflix
18
Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Billboard Alternative Albums
A Moon Shaped Pool
13  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
19
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
16  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
20
AJJ The Bible 2 Billboard Alternative Albums
The Bible 2
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
21
Kaleo A / B Billboard Alternative Albums
A / B
18  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
22
Young The Giant Home Of The Strange Billboard Alternative Albums
Home Of The Strange
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
23
Blood Orange Freetown Sound Billboard Alternative Albums
Freetown Sound
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino
24
X Ambassadors VHS Billboard Alternative Albums
VHS
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
25
Soundtrack Stranger Things, Volume One Billboard Alternative Albums
Stranger Things, Volume One
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lakeshore | Netflix
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