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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
17
WEEKS AT NO. 1
91
WEEKS ON CHART
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Imprint/Promotion Label
EMG | Fueled By Ramen

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1
twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
91  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
91
WEEKS ON CHART

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
27  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
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
55  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
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
44  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
5
Marian Hill Act One Billboard Alternative Albums
Act One
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Photo Finish
6
twenty one pilots Vessel Billboard Alternative Albums
Vessel
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
7
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
Last
Peak
72  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
8
The Menzingers After The Party Billboard Alternative Albums
After The Party
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
9
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
Last
Peak
76  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
10
Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway Billboard Alternative Albums
The Getaway
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
11
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
15  Last
Peak
116  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
116
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
12
Kaleo A / B Billboard Alternative Albums
A / B
12  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
13
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Alternative Albums
Immortalized
14  Last
Peak
77  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
14
Less Than Jake Sound The Alarm Billboard Alternative Albums
Sound The Alarm
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pure Noise
15
The xx I See You Billboard Alternative Albums
I See You
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks
16
Hozier Hozier Billboard Alternative Albums
Hozier
20  Last
Peak
80  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
80
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Rubyworks
17
Fitz And The Tantrums Fitz And The Tantrums Billboard Alternative Albums
Fitz And The Tantrums
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | dangerbird/Elektra
18
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
16  Last
Peak
81  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
81
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
19
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
19  Last
Peak
137  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
137
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
20
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
21  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dirty Hit/Interscope
21
Elbow Little Fictions Billboard Alternative Albums
Little Fictions
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Polydor
22
X Ambassadors VHS Billboard Alternative Albums
VHS
18  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
23
I Prevail Lifelines Billboard Alternative Albums
Lifelines
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Fearless
24
Red Hot Chili Peppers Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
25
Kings Of Leon Walls Billboard Alternative Albums
Walls
13  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
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