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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
The Stage
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol

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1
Avenged Sevenfold The Stage Billboard Alternative Albums
The Stage
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway Billboard Alternative Albums
The Getaway
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
3
Soundtrack Suicide Squad: The Album Billboard Alternative Albums
Suicide Squad: The Album
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic
4
twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
78  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
5
Green Day Revolution Radio Billboard Alternative Albums
Revolution Radio
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
6
Korn The Serenity Of Suffering Billboard Alternative Albums
The Serenity Of Suffering
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
7
Jim James Eternally Even Billboard Alternative Albums
Eternally Even
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | ATO
8
Kings Of Leon Walls Billboard Alternative Albums
Walls
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
9
Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Of A Bachelor
12  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
10
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
17  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
11
STRFKR Being No One, Going Nowhere Billboard Alternative Albums
Being No One, Going Nowhere
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polyvinyl
12
Bon Iver 22, A Million Billboard Alternative Albums
22, A Million
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
13
The Pretty Reckless Who You Selling For Billboard Alternative Albums
Who You Selling For
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Goin' Down/The DAS Label/Razor & Tie
14
Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions Until The Hunter Billboard Alternative Albums
Until The Hunter
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tendril Tales
15
Skillet Unleashed Billboard Alternative Albums
Unleashed
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hear It Loud/Atlantic
16
Soundtrack Stranger Things, Volume One Billboard Alternative Albums
Stranger Things, Volume One
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lakeshore | Netflix
17
Mother Love Bone On Earth As It Is: The Complete Works Billboard Alternative Albums
On Earth As It Is: The Complete Works
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Stardog/Mercury/Republic
18
Chris Robinson Brotherhood If You Lived Here, You Would Be Home By Now (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
If You Lived Here, You Would Be Home By Now (EP)
Chris Robinson Brotherhood
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Silver Arrow
19
Kaleo A / B Billboard Alternative Albums
A / B
20  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
20
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Alternative Albums
Immortalized
19  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
21
I Prevail Lifelines Billboard Alternative Albums
Lifelines
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Fearless
22
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
22  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
23
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
23  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
24
Regina Spektor Remember Us To Life Billboard Alternative Albums
Remember Us To Life
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
25
Empire Of The Sun Two Vines Billboard Alternative Albums
Two Vines
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks | The Sleepy Jackson
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