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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
The Stage
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Avenged Sevenfold The Stage Billboard Alternative Albums
The Stage
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:
Capitol
2
Korn The Serenity Of Suffering Billboard Alternative Albums
The Serenity Of Suffering
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
3
Memphis May Fire This Light I Hold Billboard Alternative Albums
This Light I Hold
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
4
Soundtrack Suicide Squad: The Album Billboard Alternative Albums
Suicide Squad: The Album
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic
5
twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
77  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
6
Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway Billboard Alternative Albums
The Getaway
13  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
7
Soundtrack Stranger Things, Volume One Billboard Alternative Albums
Stranger Things, Volume One
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lakeshore | Netflix
8
Empire Of The Sun Two Vines Billboard Alternative Albums
Two Vines
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks | The Sleepy Jackson
9
Kings Of Leon Walls Billboard Alternative Albums
Walls
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
10
Green Day Revolution Radio Billboard Alternative Albums
Revolution Radio
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
11
The Pretty Reckless Who You Selling For Billboard Alternative Albums
Who You Selling For
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Goin' Down/The DAS Label/Razor & Tie
12
Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Of A Bachelor
14  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
13
Bon Iver 22, A Million Billboard Alternative Albums
22, A Million
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
14
She & Him Christmas Party Billboard Alternative Albums
Christmas Party
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
15
I Prevail Lifelines Billboard Alternative Albums
Lifelines
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Fearless
16
Frank Iero And The Patience Parachutes Billboard Alternative Albums
Parachutes
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Vagrant
17
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
15  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
18
Jimmy Eat World Integrity Blues Billboard Alternative Albums
Integrity Blues
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Exotic Location
19
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Alternative Albums
Immortalized
17  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
20
Kaleo A / B Billboard Alternative Albums
A / B
24  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
21
Skillet Unleashed Billboard Alternative Albums
Unleashed
16  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hear It Loud/Atlantic
22
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
19  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
23
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
22  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
24
Blink-182 California Billboard Alternative Albums
California
23  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
25
Alter Bridge The Last Hero Billboard Alternative Albums
The Last Hero
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Alter Bridge
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