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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
LAST WEEK
90
WEEKS ON CHART
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Imprint/Promotion Label
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
Gains in performance

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twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
90  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
90
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
2
Soundtrack Suicide Squad: The Album Billboard Alternative Albums
Suicide Squad: The Album
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic
3
Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Of A Bachelor
Last
Peak
54  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
4
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
5
Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway Billboard Alternative Albums
The Getaway
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
6
Marian Hill Act One Billboard Alternative Albums
Act One
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Photo Finish
7
twenty one pilots Vessel Billboard Alternative Albums
Vessel
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
8
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
10  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
9
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
11  Last
Peak
75  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
75
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
10
The xx I See You Billboard Alternative Albums
I See You
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks
11
Japandroids Near To The Wild Heart Of Life Billboard Alternative Albums
Near To The Wild Heart Of Life
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
12
Kaleo A / B Billboard Alternative Albums
A / B
12  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
13
Kings Of Leon Walls Billboard Alternative Albums
Walls
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
14
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Alternative Albums
Immortalized
14  Last
Peak
76  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
15
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
19  Last
Peak
115  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
115
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
16
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
20  Last
Peak
80  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
80
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
17
Green Day Revolution Radio Billboard Alternative Albums
Revolution Radio
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
18
X Ambassadors VHS Billboard Alternative Albums
VHS
23  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
19
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
17  Last
Peak
136  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
136
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
20
Hozier Hozier Billboard Alternative Albums
Hozier
15  Last
Peak
79  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Rubyworks
21
The 1975 I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It Billboard Alternative Albums
I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It
22  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dirty Hit/Interscope
22
Nirvana Nevermind Billboard Alternative Albums
Nevermind
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Sub Pop/DGC/Geffen
23
Ty Segall Ty Segall Billboard Alternative Albums
Ty Segall
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drag City
24
Fitz And The Tantrums Fitz And The Tantrums Billboard Alternative Albums
Fitz And The Tantrums
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | dangerbird/Elektra
25
Coldplay A Head Full Of Dreams Billboard Alternative Albums
A Head Full Of Dreams
24  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Parlophone/Atlantic
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