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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
19
WEEKS AT NO. 1
95
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
95  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
95
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
31  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
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
59  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
4
Marian Hill Act One Billboard Alternative Albums
Act One
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Photo Finish
5
twenty one pilots Vessel Billboard Alternative Albums
Vessel
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
6
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
48  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
7
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
Last
Peak
76  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
8
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
10  Last
Peak
80  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
80
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
9
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
16  Last
Peak
120  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
120
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
10
Lorde Pure Heroine Billboard Alternative Albums
Pure Heroine
Last
Peak
77  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lava
11
Minus The Bear VOIDS Billboard Alternative Albums
VOIDS
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:
Secretly Canadian
12
Red Hot Chili Peppers Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
Greatest Hits
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
13
Ryan Adams Prisoner Billboard Alternative Albums
Prisoner
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | PAX.AM
14
Kaleo A / B Billboard Alternative Albums
A / B
17  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
15
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
11  Last
Peak
141  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
141
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
16
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Alternative Albums
Immortalized
12  Last
Peak
81  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
81
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
17
Grandaddy Last Place Billboard Alternative Albums
Last Place
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | 30th Century
18
Hozier Hozier Billboard Alternative Albums
Hozier
18  Last
Peak
84  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Rubyworks
19
Senses Fail In Your Absence (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
In Your Absence (EP)
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pure Noise
20
Panic! At The Disco Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die! Billboard Alternative Albums
Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die!
22  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen
21
Nirvana Nevermind Billboard Alternative Albums
Nevermind
20  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Sub Pop/DGC/Geffen
22
Coldplay A Head Full Of Dreams Billboard Alternative Albums
A Head Full Of Dreams
Last
Peak
50  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Parlophone/Atlantic
23
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
23  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dirty Hit/Interscope
24
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Alternative Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
84  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
25
Temples Volcano Billboard Alternative Albums
Volcano
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Possum
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