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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
God's Favorite Customer
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sub Pop
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Father John Misty God's Favorite Customer Billboard Alternative Albums
God's Favorite Customer
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
2
Imagine Dragons Evolve Billboard Alternative Albums
Evolve
Last
Peak
50  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
3
Soundtrack 13 Reasons Why, Season 2 Billboard Alternative Albums
13 Reasons Why, Season 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Netflix/Interscope
4
Neko Case Hell-On Billboard Alternative Albums
Hell-On
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Lady Pilot/Anti-
5
Billie Eilish Dont Smile At Me Billboard Alternative Albums
Dont Smile At Me
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Darkroom/Interscope
6
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
Last
Peak
185  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
185
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
7
Soundtrack Love, Simon Billboard Alternative Albums
Love, Simon
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Fox
8
twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
160  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
160
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
9
CHVRCHES Love Is Dead Billboard Alternative Albums
Love Is Dead
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Goodbye
10
Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Billboard Alternative Albums
Death Of A Bachelor
10  Last
Peak
124  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
124
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
11
Godsmack When Legends Rise Billboard Alternative Albums
When Legends Rise
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
12
Ben Howard Noonday Dream Billboard Alternative Albums
Noonday Dream
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Island
13
Green Day Greatest Hits: God's Favorite Band Billboard Alternative Albums
Greatest Hits: God's Favorite Band
12  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
14
Shinedown ATTENTION ATTENTION Billboard Alternative Albums
ATTENTION ATTENTION
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
15
Linkin Park [Hybrid Theory] Billboard Alternative Albums
[Hybrid Theory]
17  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
16
Red Hot Chili Peppers Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
Greatest Hits
14  Last
10  Peak
57  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
17
Portugal. The Man Woodstock Billboard Alternative Albums
Woodstock
16  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
18
Foster The People Sacred Hearts Club Billboard Alternative Albums
Sacred Hearts Club
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
19
Imagine Dragons Smoke + Mirrors Billboard Alternative Albums
Smoke + Mirrors
18  Last
Peak
83  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
83
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | KIDinaKORNER/Interscope
20
Foo Fighters Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
Greatest Hits
23  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Roswell/RCA
21
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
Last
Peak
143  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
143
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
22
Arctic Monkeys Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino Billboard Alternative Albums
Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino
23
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
24  Last
Peak
196  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
196
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
24
Soundtrack Suicide Squad: The Album Billboard Alternative Albums
Suicide Squad: The Album
Last
Peak
89  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
89
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic
25
Vance Joy Nation Of Two Billboard Alternative Albums
Nation Of Two
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
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