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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
16
WEEKS ON CHART
The Fallout
Imprint/Promotion Label
TVT
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Default The Fallout Billboard Independent Albums
The Fallout
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
2
Sevendust Animosity Billboard Independent Albums
Animosity
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
3
The John Tesh Project Pure Hymns Billboard Independent Albums
Pure Hymns
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Garden City | Faith MD
4
Nickel Creek Nickel Creek Billboard Independent Albums
Nickel Creek
Last
Peak
55  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sugar Hill
5
IMx IMx Billboard Independent Albums
IMx
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New Line | T.U.G.
6
De La Soul AOI: Bionix Billboard Independent Albums
AOI: Bionix
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
7
Dream Street Dream Street Billboard Independent Albums
Dream Street
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
edel | UEG
8
Tim Janis Water's Edge Billboard Independent Albums
Water's Edge
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tim Janis Ensemble
9
Prince The Rainbow Children Billboard Independent Albums
The Rainbow Children
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Redline | NPG
10
Kittie Oracle Billboard Independent Albums
Oracle
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis
11
Po' White Trash And The Trailer Park Symphony Po' Like Dis Billboard Independent Albums
Po' Like Dis
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pocket Change
12
Lil Blacky Big Ballin Billboard Independent Albums
Big Ballin
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Triple X | Hit A Lick
13
David Waxman Ultra. Chilled 01 Billboard Independent Albums
Ultra. Chilled 01
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
14
Elvis Presley Elvis: The Very Best Of Love Billboard Independent Albums
Elvis: The Very Best Of Love
45  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | BMG Canada/Madacy Special Products
15
Concrete Blonde Group Therapy Billboard Independent Albums
Group Therapy
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Manifesto
16
Barry Manilow Here At The Mayflower Billboard Independent Albums
Here At The Mayflower
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord
17
Dirty South Everythang's Gon' Be Different... Billboard Independent Albums
Everythang's Gon' Be Different...
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Street Level | Hard 2 Hit
18
Tim Janis An American Composer In Concert Billboard Independent Albums
An American Composer In Concert
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tim Janis Ensemble
19
Louie DeVito N.Y.C. Underground Party Volume 4 Billboard Independent Albums
N.Y.C. Underground Party Volume 4
13  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Musicrama | Dee Vee
20
DJ Skribble Essential Presents: Skribble's House Billboard Independent Albums
Essential Presents: Skribble's House
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
London-Sire | Big Beat/Warner.esp
21
Outlawz Novakane Billboard Independent Albums
Novakane
21  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint
22
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Put Yo Hood Up Billboard Independent Albums
Put Yo Hood Up
17  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
23
Dashboard Confessional The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most Billboard Independent Albums
The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most
27  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
24
Joan Sebastian En Vivo: Desde La Plaza El Progreso De Guadalajara Billboard Independent Albums
En Vivo: Desde La Plaza El Progreso De Guadalajara
16  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Balboa | Musart
25
Carole King Love Makes The World Billboard Independent Albums
Love Makes The World
35  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Rockingale
26
Regina Belle This Is Regina Billboard Independent Albums
This Is Regina
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Peak
27
Various Artists Jock James: The All Star Jock James Billboard Independent Albums
Jock James: The All Star Jock James
15  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
28
Sigur Ros Agaetis Byrjun Billboard Independent Albums
Agaetis Byrjun
24  Last
24  Peak
11  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS
29
The White Stripes White Blood Cells Billboard Independent Albums
White Blood Cells
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sympathy For The Record Industry
30
Walter Beasley Rendezvous Billboard Independent Albums
Rendezvous
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
31
The Charlie Daniels Band The Live Record Billboard Independent Albums
The Live Record
30  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Blue Hat/Audium
32
Insane Clown Posse Forgotten Freshness Volume 3 Billboard Independent Albums
Forgotten Freshness Volume 3
18  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
33
Greg O'Quin 'N Joyful Noyze Cliches Billboard Independent Albums
Cliches
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WorldWide
34
Rev. Clay Evans And The AARC Mass Choir Constantly Billboard Independent Albums
Constantly
Last
34  Peak
13  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Meek
35
Darude Before The Storm Billboard Independent Albums
Before The Storm
25  Last
11  Peak
37  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strictly Rhythm | Groovilicious
36
The Hit Crew Proud To Be American Billboard Independent Albums
Proud To Be American
20  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Turn Up The Music
37
Basement Jaxx Rooty Billboard Independent Albums
Rooty
22  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks | XL
38
Various Artists Another Year On The Streets Volume 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Another Year On The Streets Volume 2
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard
39
Various Artists Get The Blues! Billboard Independent Albums
Get The Blues!
41  Last
25  Peak
12  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NARM
40
Thursday Full Collapse Billboard Independent Albums
Full Collapse
47  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
41
Lovage Music To Make Love To Your Old Lady By Billboard Independent Albums
Music To Make Love To Your Old Lady By
37  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | 75 Ark
42
Paul Van Dyk The Politics Of Dancing Billboard Independent Albums
The Politics Of Dancing
23  Last
11  Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ministry Of Sound
43
La' Chat Murder She Spoke Billboard Independent Albums
Murder She Spoke
31  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint
44
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
34  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
45
Doug & Melvin Williams Duets Billboard Independent Albums
Duets
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Malaco | Blackberry
46
Moses Tyson, Jr. Music Billboard Independent Albums
Music
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Alpine | World Class Gospel
47
DJ Escape Party Time 2002 Billboard Independent Albums
Party Time 2002
29  Last
13  Peak
13  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strictly Rhythm | Groovilicious
48
Various Artists Punk O Rama 2001 Vol. 6  Billboard Independent Albums
Punk O Rama 2001 Vol. 6
39  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
49
The Get Up Kids Eudora Billboard Independent Albums
Eudora
32  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant | Heroes & Villains
50
Los Temerarios Baladas Rancheras Billboard Independent Albums
Baladas Rancheras
50  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fonovisa
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