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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
2
LAST WEEK
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Dream Street
Imprint/Promotion Label
UEG | edel

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1
Dream Street Dream Street Billboard Independent Albums
Dream Street
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UEG | edel
2
Coo Coo Cal Disturbed Billboard Independent Albums
Disturbed
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infinite | Tommy Boy
3
Snoop Dogg Presents Tha Eastsidaz Duces 'N Trayz--The Old Fashioned Way Billboard Independent Albums
Duces 'N Trayz--The Old Fashioned Way
Snoop Dogg Presents Tha Eastsidaz
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
4
RZA As Bobby Digital Digital Bullet Billboard Independent Albums
Digital Bullet
RZA As Bobby Digital
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wu-Tang/In The Paint | Koch
5
Baldhead Slick & Da Click Baldhead Slick & Da Click Billboard Independent Albums
Baldhead Slick & Da Click
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ill Kid | Landspeed
6
Various Artists The 41st Side Billboard Independent Albums
The 41st Side
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lake | Landspeed
7
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Put Yo Hood Up Billboard Independent Albums
Put Yo Hood Up
10  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BME | TVT
8
John Hiatt The Tiki Bar Is Open Billboard Independent Albums
The Tiki Bar Is Open
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard
9
Nickel Creek Nickel Creek Billboard Independent Albums
Nickel Creek
12  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sugar Hill
10
Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo'Ole Alone In Iz World Billboard Independent Albums
Alone In Iz World
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Boy | Mountain Apple
11
Methrone Picture Me Billboard Independent Albums
Picture Me
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Claytown
12
Kurupt Space Boogie: Smoke Oddessey Billboard Independent Albums
Space Boogie: Smoke Oddessey
11  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Antra | Artemis
13
DJ Escape Party Time 2002 Billboard Independent Albums
Party Time 2002
20  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Groovilicious | Strictly Rhythm
14
Default The Fallout Billboard Independent Albums
The Fallout
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
15
Various Artists Big Idea's VeggieTales: Silly Songs With Larry Billboard Independent Albums
Big Idea's VeggieTales: Silly Songs With Larry
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Idea/Word | Lyrick Studios
16
Tha Dogg Pound Death Row Presents: Tha Dogg Pound 2002 Billboard Independent Albums
Death Row Presents: Tha Dogg Pound 2002
14  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row | D3
17
Carole King Love Makes The World Billboard Independent Albums
Love Makes The World
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rockingale | Koch
18
Jay Farrar Sebastopol Billboard Independent Albums
Sebastopol
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis
19
Soldierz At War Whazzup Joe? Billboard Independent Albums
Whazzup Joe?
36  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Millitary
20
Darude Before The Storm Billboard Independent Albums
Before The Storm
18  Last
11  Peak
22  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Groovilicious | Strictly Rhythm
21
Joan Sebastian En Vivo: Desde La Plaza El Progreso De Guadalajara Billboard Independent Albums
En Vivo: Desde La Plaza El Progreso De Guadalajara
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Musart | Balboa
22
Los Tigres del Norte Uniendo Fronteras Billboard Independent Albums
Uniendo Fronteras
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fonovisa
23
Various Artists Thrill Da Playa Presents -- Dunks N D's Billboard Independent Albums
Thrill Da Playa Presents -- Dunks N D's
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Home Bass | Thundershot
24
The Hit Crew DJ's Choice: Celebrate America Billboard Independent Albums
DJ's Choice: Celebrate America
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Turn Up The Music
25
Various Artists Get The Blues! Billboard Independent Albums
Get The Blues!
31  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NARM
26
Christina Aguilera Just Be Free Billboard Independent Albums
Just Be Free
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Platinum | JFB
27
Soulja Slim The Streets Made Me Billboard Independent Albums
The Streets Made Me
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit South
28
Cormega The Realness Billboard Independent Albums
The Realness
29  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legal Hustle | Landspeed
29
Marco Antonio Solis Mas De Mi Alma Billboard Independent Albums
Mas De Mi Alma
41  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fonovisa
30
Paul Oakenfold Ibiza Billboard Independent Albums
Ibiza
26  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perfecto | Mushroom
31
Various Artists Poet: A Tribute To Townes Van Zandt Billboard Independent Albums
Poet: A Tribute To Townes Van Zandt
47  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Freefalls
32
Greg O'Quin 'N Joyful Noyze Cliches Billboard Independent Albums
Cliches
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WorldWide
33
DJ Ricky Corbo Webster Hall's Tranzformed  Billboard Independent Albums
Webster Hall's Tranzformed
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Webster Hall NYC
34
Various Artists More Sounds Of Halloween Billboard Independent Albums
More Sounds Of Halloween
48  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy
35
ATB/George Acosta Trance Nation America Two Billboard Independent Albums
Trance Nation America Two
ATB/George Acosta
21  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
36
Blessed Journey For The Heart Billboard Independent Albums
Journey For The Heart
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultimate
37
Dennis Da Menace The Wonderful World Of Dennis Billboard Independent Albums
The Wonderful World Of Dennis
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
1st Avenue
38
Various Artists Punk O Rama 2001 Vol. 6  Billboard Independent Albums
Punk O Rama 2001 Vol. 6
33  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
39
Orbital The Altogether Billboard Independent Albums
The Altogether
30  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
FFRR | London-Sire
40
Carlton Pearson And The Azusa Mass Choir Live At Azusa 4 Billboard Independent Albums
Live At Azusa 4
38  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy Gospel | Tommy Boy
41
DSGB Down South Georgia Boys The Last Supper Billboard Independent Albums
The Last Supper
45  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Khaotic Generation
42
Baha Men Who Let The Dogs Out Billboard Independent Albums
Who Let The Dogs Out
46  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
S-Curve | Artemis
43
Gillian Welch Time (The Revelator) Billboard Independent Albums
Time (The Revelator)
32  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Acony
44
Pennywise Land Of The Free? Billboard Independent Albums
Land Of The Free?
34  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
45
The Heritage Choir & Orchestra American Pride: 16 Stirring Patriotic Themes Billboard Independent Albums
American Pride: 16 Stirring Patriotic Themes
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BCI
46
Mr. Spitflame Tangle Wit Me Vol. 1 Billboard Independent Albums
Tangle Wit Me Vol. 1
43  Last
17  Peak
10  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Spitflame | Stoney Burke
47
Dez Sing For Me Billboard Independent Albums
Sing For Me
Last
25  Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Destiny
48
Herbie Hancock Future 2 Future Billboard Independent Albums
Future 2 Future
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Transparent
49
DJ Irene GlobalHouseDiva 2: Live In Ibiza Billboard Independent Albums
GlobalHouseDiva 2: Live In Ibiza
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strictly Hype
50
Doug & Melvin Williams Duets Billboard Independent Albums
Duets
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackberry | Malaco
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