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This week's top-selling albums across all genres, sold via independent distribution, including those fulfilled via major branch distributors. Titles are ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

INDEPENDENT ALBUMS

The week of
11
WEEKS AT NO. 1
17
WEEKS ON CHART
Who Let The Dogs Out
Imprint/Promotion Label
S-Curve | Artemis
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Baha Men Who Let The Dogs Out Billboard Independent Albums
Who Let The Dogs Out
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
S-Curve | Artemis
2
Prodigy H-N-I-C Billboard Independent Albums
H-N-I-C
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infamous/Violator | Loud
3
Snoop Dogg Dead Man Walkin Billboard Independent Albums
Dead Man Walkin
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
D3 | Death Row
4
Everlast Eat At Whitey's Billboard Independent Albums
Eat At Whitey's
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
5
Various Artists MTV: The Return Of Rock Volume 2 Billboard Independent Albums
MTV: The Return Of Rock Volume 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
6
Outlawz Ride Wit Us Or Collide Wit Us Billboard Independent Albums
Ride Wit Us Or Collide Wit Us
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Outlaw Records | Bayside
7
Don Moen I Will Sing Billboard Independent Albums
I Will Sing
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hosanna! | Integrity
8
Mark And Brian Little Drummer Boys Billboard Independent Albums
Little Drummer Boys
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Oglio
9
The Pharcyde Plain Rap Billboard Independent Albums
Plain Rap
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Delicious Vinyl | edel
10
M.O.P. Warriorz Billboard Independent Albums
Warriorz
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud
11
Slipknot Slipknot Billboard Independent Albums
Slipknot
12  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
I AM | Roadrunner
12
Three 6 Mafia When The Smoke Clears Sixty 6, Sixty 1 Billboard Independent Albums
When The Smoke Clears Sixty 6, Sixty 1
11  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hypnotize Minds | Loud
13
Triple 6 Mafia Kings Of Memphis: Underground Vol. 3 Billboard Independent Albums
Kings Of Memphis: Underground Vol. 3
Triple 6 Mafia
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Smoked Out | Street Level
14
Paul Oakenfold Perfecto Presents Another World Billboard Independent Albums
Perfecto Presents Another World
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
London-Sire
15
Kenny Rogers She Rides Wild Horses Billboard Independent Albums
She Rides Wild Horses
21  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dreamcatcher
16
Nickelback The State Billboard Independent Albums
The State
19  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
17
Merle Haggard If I Could Only Fly Billboard Independent Albums
If I Could Only Fly
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Anti- | Epitaph
18
Soulfly Primitive Billboard Independent Albums
Primitive
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
19
De La Soul Art Official Intelligence: Mosaic Thump Billboard Independent Albums
Art Official Intelligence: Mosaic Thump
14  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
20
Soundtrack Love & Basketball Billboard Independent Albums
Love & Basketball
18  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Overbrook | New Line
21
Type O Negative The Least Worst Of Billboard Independent Albums
The Least Worst Of
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
22
Various Artists For This Cause Billboard Independent Albums
For This Cause
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hillsong | Integrity
23
Kenny Rogers There You Go Again Billboard Independent Albums
There You Go Again
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dreamcatcher
24
Various Artists Badlands: A Tribute To Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska Billboard Independent Albums
Badlands: A Tribute To Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
25
Various Artists Happy Holidays Billboard Independent Albums
Happy Holidays
34  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
United Audio
26
John Hiatt Crossing Muddy Waters Billboard Independent Albums
Crossing Muddy Waters
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard
27
2Gether Again Billboard Independent Albums
Again
25  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
28
Marco Antonio Solis En Vivo Billboard Independent Albums
En Vivo
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fonovisa
29
The Rippingtons Featuring Russ Freeman Life In The Tropics Billboard Independent Albums
Life In The Tropics
44  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Peak | Concord
30
Flesh-N-Bone 5th Dog Let Loose Billboard Independent Albums
5th Dog Let Loose
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo Thugs/In The Paint | Koch
31
Bebel Gilberto Tanto Tempo Billboard Independent Albums
Tanto Tempo
40  Last
29  Peak
18  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ziriguiboom | Six Degrees
32
Afu-Ra Body Of The Life Force Billboard Independent Albums
Body Of The Life Force
27  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
D&D/In The Paint/Fat Beats | Koch
33
Los Tigres del Norte De Paisano A Paisano Billboard Independent Albums
De Paisano A Paisano
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fonovisa
34
Los Angeles de Charly Un Sueno Billboard Independent Albums
Un Sueno
43  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fonovisa
35
Various Artists Too Gangsta For Radio Billboard Independent Albums
Too Gangsta For Radio
29  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row
36
Less Than Jake Borders & Boundaries Billboard Independent Albums
Borders & Boundaries
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Wreck Chords
37
Kittie Spit Billboard Independent Albums
Spit
35  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ng | Artemis
38
Elvis Presley The Elvis Presley Collection -- Country Billboard Independent Albums
The Elvis Presley Collection -- Country
31  Last
10  Peak
14  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Time Life
39
Phife Dawg Ventilation : Da LP Billboard Independent Albums
Ventilation : Da LP
28  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Groove Attack | Landspeed
40
DJ Escape Party Time 2001 Billboard Independent Albums
Party Time 2001
47  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Groovilicious | Strictly Rhythm
41
Spineshank The Height Of Callousness Billboard Independent Albums
The Height Of Callousness
39  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
42
Johnnie Taylor Gotta Get The Groove Back Billboard Independent Albums
Gotta Get The Groove Back
38  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Malaco
43
Deltron 3030 Deltron 3030 Billboard Independent Albums
Deltron 3030
36  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
75 Ark
44
ATB Two Worlds Billboard Independent Albums
Two Worlds
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Radikal
45
Capone -N- Noreaga The Reunion Billboard Independent Albums
The Reunion
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
46
The John Tesh Project Pure Hymns Billboard Independent Albums
Pure Hymns
50  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Faith MD | Garden City
47
Big Pokey D-Game 2000 Billboard Independent Albums
D-Game 2000
41  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chevis
48
Wonder Kids Kid's Silly Songs Sing-A-Longs: 22 Favorite Funtime Songs Billboard Independent Albums
Kid's Silly Songs Sing-A-Longs: 22 Favorite Funtime Songs
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wonder Workshop | Madacy
49
Lee Williams And The Spiritual QC's Good Time Billboard Independent Albums
Good Time
46  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCG
50
Snoop Dogg & Tha Eastsidaz Snoop Dogg Presents Tha Eastsidaz Billboard Independent Albums
Snoop Dogg Presents Tha Eastsidaz
Snoop Dogg & Tha Eastsidaz
Last
Peak
41  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dogg House | TVT
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