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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
35
WEEKS AT NO. 1
42
WEEKS ON CHART
When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
Imprint/Promotion Label
Darkroom/Interscope | IGA

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1
Billie Eilish When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? Billboard Alternative Albums
When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
Last
Peak
42  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Darkroom/Interscope | IGA
2
Billie Eilish Dont Smile At Me Billboard Alternative Albums
Dont Smile At Me
Last
Peak
108  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
108
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Darkroom/Interscope | IGA
3
Tones And I The Kids Are Coming (EP) Billboard Alternative Albums
The Kids Are Coming (EP)
Tones And I
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Batch/Elektra | EMG
4
Imagine Dragons Evolve Billboard Alternative Albums
Evolve
Last
Peak
134  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
134
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER/Interscope | IGA
5
Panic! At The Disco Pray For The Wicked Billboard Alternative Albums
Pray For The Wicked
Last
Peak
82  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
82
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DCD2/Fueled By Ramen | EMG
6
twenty one pilots Blurryface Billboard Alternative Albums
Blurryface
Last
Peak
244  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
244
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fueled By Ramen | EMG
7
Nirvana Nevermind Billboard Alternative Albums
Nevermind
Last
Peak
108  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
108
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop/DGC/Geffen | UMe
8
Tame Impala Currents Billboard Alternative Albums
Currents
11  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Modular/Interscope | IGA
9
Melanie Martinez K-12 (Soundtrack) Billboard Alternative Albums
K-12 (Soundtrack)
13  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

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Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
10
Imagine Dragons Night Visions Billboard Alternative Albums
Night Visions
10  Last
Peak
269  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
269
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER/Interscope | IGA
11
Lana Del Rey Norman Fucking Rockwell! Billboard Alternative Albums
Norman Fucking Rockwell!
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor/Interscope | IGA
12
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Alternative Albums
Born To Die
12  Last
Peak
270  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
270
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor/Interscope | IGA
13
Fall Out Boy Believers Never Die, Volume Two: Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
Believers Never Die, Volume Two: Greatest Hits
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island
14
Hozier Hozier Billboard Alternative Albums
Hozier
14  Last
Peak
204  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
204
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rubyworks | Columbia
15
Imagine Dragons Origins Billboard Alternative Albums
Origins
17  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER/Interscope | IGA
16
Halsey Badlands Billboard Alternative Albums
Badlands
Last
Peak
203  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
203
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks
17
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Albums
Cleopatra
16  Last
Peak
166  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
166
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
18
Linkin Park [Hybrid Theory] Billboard Alternative Albums
[Hybrid Theory]
20  Last
Peak
129  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
129
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
19
Green Day Greatest Hits: God's Favorite Band Billboard Alternative Albums
Greatest Hits: God's Favorite Band
19  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Warner
20
Red Hot Chili Peppers Californication Billboard Alternative Albums
Californication
Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
21
twenty one pilots Trench Billboard Alternative Albums
Trench
18  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fueled By Ramen | EMG
22
Foo Fighters Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
Greatest Hits
23  Last
Peak
104  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
104
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roswell/RCA | Legacy
23
Sublime Sublime Billboard Alternative Albums
Sublime
24  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gasoline Alley/MCA/Geffen | UMe
24
3 Doors Down The Greatest Hits Billboard Alternative Albums
The Greatest Hits
Last
13  Peak
36  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
25
My Chemical Romance The Black Parade Billboard Alternative Albums
The Black Parade
22  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Warner
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