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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
Evolve
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Imagine Dragons Evolve Billboard Alternative Albums
Evolve
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
2
311 MOSAIC Billboard Alternative Albums
MOSAIC
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | 311
3
Lorde Melodrama Billboard Alternative Albums
Melodrama
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lava
4
Radiohead OK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017 Billboard Alternative Albums
OK Computer: OKNOTOK 1997 2017
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
5
Nickelback Feed The Machine Billboard Alternative Albums
Feed The Machine
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Nickelback II
6
twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
111  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
111
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
7
Jeff Tweedy Together At Last Billboard Alternative Albums
Together At Last
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | dBpm/Anti-
8
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
12  Last
Peak
136  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
136
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
9
U2 The Joshua Tree Billboard Alternative Albums
The Joshua Tree
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Island/Interscope
10
Fleet Foxes Crack-Up Billboard Alternative Albums
Crack-Up
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
11
Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Of A Bachelor
13  Last
Peak
75  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
75
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
12
Soundtrack Suicide Squad: The Album Billboard Alternative Albums
Suicide Squad: The Album
14  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic
13
Portugal. The Man Woodstock Billboard Alternative Albums
Woodstock
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
14
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
15  Last
Peak
96  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
96
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
15
King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard Murder Of The Universe Billboard Alternative Albums
Murder Of The Universe
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Flightless
16
twenty one pilots Vessel Billboard Alternative Albums
Vessel
18  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
17
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
16  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
18
Imagine Dragons Smoke + Mirrors Billboard Alternative Albums
Smoke + Mirrors
21  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
19
Gorillaz Humanz Billboard Alternative Albums
Humanz
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Parlophone
20
Paramore After Laughter Billboard Alternative Albums
After Laughter
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
21
Soundtrack Baby Driver: Music From The Motion Picture Billboard Alternative Albums
Baby Driver: Music From The Motion Picture
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | 30th Century
22
Red Hot Chili Peppers Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
Greatest Hits
24  Last
12  Peak
21  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
23
Melanie Martinez Cry Baby Billboard Alternative Albums
Cry Baby
23  Last
Peak
91  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
91
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
24
Royal Blood How Did We Get So Dark? Billboard Alternative Albums
How Did We Get So Dark?
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Imperial Galactic/Black Mammoth
25
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
Last
Peak
155  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
155
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
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