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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
Bad Vibrations
Imprint/Promotion Label
ADTR
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
A Day To Remember Bad Vibrations Billboard Alternative Albums
Bad Vibrations
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:
ADTR
2
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
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic
3
twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
69  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
4
Angel Olsen My Woman Billboard Alternative Albums
My Woman
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
5
Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway Billboard Alternative Albums
The Getaway
13  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
6
Blink-182 California Billboard Alternative Albums
California
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
7
Coldplay A Head Full Of Dreams Billboard Alternative Albums
A Head Full Of Dreams
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Parlophone/Atlantic
8
Skillet Unleashed Billboard Alternative Albums
Unleashed
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hear It Loud/Atlantic
9
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
Last
Peak
54  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
10
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
12  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
11
Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Of A Bachelor
11  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
12
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
16  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
13
NEEDTOBREATHE HARD LOVE Billboard Alternative Albums
HARD LOVE
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
14
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Alternative Albums
Immortalized
17  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
15
Glass Animals How To Be A Human Being Billboard Alternative Albums
How To Be A Human Being
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harvest | Wolf Tone
16
Wilco Schmilco Billboard Alternative Albums
Schmilco
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | dBpm/Anti-
17
Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Billboard Alternative Albums
A Moon Shaped Pool
20  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
18
Kaleo A / B Billboard Alternative Albums
A / B
19  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
19
Prophets Of Rage The Party's Over (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
The Party's Over (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prophets Of Rage
20
James Vincent McMorrow We Move Billboard Alternative Albums
We Move
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mahogany Books | Burning Rope
21
Soundtrack Me Before You Billboard Alternative Albums
Me Before You
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Interscope
22
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Billboard Alternative Albums
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
24  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Bottleneck/Stax
23
Joseph I'm Alone, No You're Not Billboard Alternative Albums
I'm Alone, No You're Not
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
24
Young The Giant Home Of The Strange Billboard Alternative Albums
Home Of The Strange
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Fueled By Ramen
25
Deftones Gore Billboard Alternative Albums
Gore
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
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