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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
The Process Of Belief
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epitaph
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Bad Religion The Process Of Belief Billboard Independent Albums
The Process Of Belief
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:
Epitaph
2
Default The Fallout Billboard Independent Albums
The Fallout
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
3
Lil' Keke Platinum In Da Ghetto Billboard Independent Albums
Platinum In Da Ghetto
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint
4
Sevendust Animosity Billboard Independent Albums
Animosity
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
5
Nickel Creek Nickel Creek Billboard Independent Albums
Nickel Creek
Last
Peak
56  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sugar Hill
6
IMx IMx Billboard Independent Albums
IMx
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New Line | T.U.G.
7
Dream Street Dream Street Billboard Independent Albums
Dream Street
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
edel | UEG
8
De La Soul AOI: Bionix Billboard Independent Albums
AOI: Bionix
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
9
Elvis Presley Elvis: The Very Best Of Love Billboard Independent Albums
Elvis: The Very Best Of Love
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | BMG Canada/Madacy Special Products
10
KRS-One And The Temple Of Hiphop Spiritual Minded Billboard Independent Albums
Spiritual Minded
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint/Front Page
11
David Waxman Ultra. Chilled 01 Billboard Independent Albums
Ultra. Chilled 01
13  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
12
Po' White Trash And The Trailer Park Symphony Po' Like Dis Billboard Independent Albums
Po' Like Dis
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pocket Change
13
Kittie Oracle Billboard Independent Albums
Oracle
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis
14
Johnny Vicious Ultra.Dance 01 Billboard Independent Albums
Ultra.Dance 01
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
15
The Anniversary Your Majesty Billboard Independent Albums
Your Majesty
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant | Heroes & Villains
16
Lil Blacky Big Ballin Billboard Independent Albums
Big Ballin
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Triple X | Hit A Lick
17
Prince The Rainbow Children Billboard Independent Albums
The Rainbow Children
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Redline | NPG
18
Dirty South Everythang's Gon' Be Different... Billboard Independent Albums
Everythang's Gon' Be Different...
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Street Level | Hard 2 Hit
19
Louie DeVito N.Y.C. Underground Party Volume 4 Billboard Independent Albums
N.Y.C. Underground Party Volume 4
19  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
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
20  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
London-Sire | Big Beat/Warner.esp
21
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Put Yo Hood Up Billboard Independent Albums
Put Yo Hood Up
22  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
22
Concrete Blonde Group Therapy Billboard Independent Albums
Group Therapy
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord
24
Dashboard Confessional The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most Billboard Independent Albums
The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
25
Various Artists Jock James: The All Star Jock James Billboard Independent Albums
Jock James: The All Star Jock James
27  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
26
Various Artists Punkzilla Billboard Independent Albums
Punkzilla
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nitro
27
Outlawz Novakane Billboard Independent Albums
Novakane
21  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint
28
The Cult Pure Cult Billboard Independent Albums
Pure Cult
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Banquet
29
La' Chat Murder She Spoke Billboard Independent Albums
Murder She Spoke
43  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint
30
Joan Sebastian En Vivo: Desde La Plaza El Progreso De Guadalajara Billboard Independent Albums
En Vivo: Desde La Plaza El Progreso De Guadalajara
24  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Balboa | Musart
31
Greg O'Quin 'N Joyful Noyze Cliches Billboard Independent Albums
Cliches
33  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WorldWide
32
Blessed Journey For The Heart Billboard Independent Albums
Journey For The Heart
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultimate
33
Thursday Full Collapse Billboard Independent Albums
Full Collapse
40  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
34
Various Artists Another Year On The Streets Volume 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Another Year On The Streets Volume 2
38  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard
35
Walter Beasley Rendezvous Billboard Independent Albums
Rendezvous
30  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
36
Alkaline Trio/Hot Water Music Split (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Split (EP)
Alkaline Trio/Hot Water Music
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mordam | Jade Tree
37
Lil Sun Sunburnt Billboard Independent Albums
Sunburnt
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Deep South Tycoons
38
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
44  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
39
Darude Before The Storm Billboard Independent Albums
Before The Storm
35  Last
11  Peak
38  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strictly Rhythm | Groovilicious
40
Carole King Love Makes The World Billboard Independent Albums
Love Makes The World
25  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Rockingale
41
Rev. Clay Evans And The AARC Mass Choir Constantly Billboard Independent Albums
Constantly
34  Last
34  Peak
14  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Meek
42
Sigur Ros Agaetis Byrjun Billboard Independent Albums
Agaetis Byrjun
28  Last
24  Peak
12  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS
43
Insane Clown Posse Forgotten Freshness Volume 3 Billboard Independent Albums
Forgotten Freshness Volume 3
32  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
44
Basement Jaxx Rooty Billboard Independent Albums
Rooty
37  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks | XL
45
The Charlie Daniels Band The Live Record Billboard Independent Albums
The Live Record
31  Last
13  Peak
13  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Blue Hat/Audium
46
Paul Van Dyk The Politics Of Dancing Billboard Independent Albums
The Politics Of Dancing
42  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ministry Of Sound
47
Cornelius Point Billboard Independent Albums
Point
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
48
The Hit Crew Proud To Be American Billboard Independent Albums
Proud To Be American
36  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Turn Up The Music
49
Lovage Music To Make Love To Your Old Lady By Billboard Independent Albums
Music To Make Love To Your Old Lady By
41  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | 75 Ark
50
The New Amsterdams Para Toda Vida Billboard Independent Albums
Para Toda Vida
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant | Heroes & Villains
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