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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
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WEEKS ON CHART
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Imprint/Promotion Label
3CG
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Hanson Underneath Billboard Independent Albums
Underneath
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:
3CG
2
Fear Factory Archetype Billboard Independent Albums
Archetype
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Liquid 8
3
Black Label Society Hangover Music Vol. VI Billboard Independent Albums
Hangover Music Vol. VI
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Spitfire
4
Kottonmouth Kings Fire It Up Billboard Independent Albums
Fire It Up
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suburban Noize
5
Various Artists Rock Against Bush Vol 1 Billboard Independent Albums
Rock Against Bush Vol 1
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Wreck Chords
6
William Hung Inspiration Billboard Independent Albums
Inspiration
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch
7
Sugarcult Palm Trees And Power Lines Billboard Independent Albums
Palm Trees And Power Lines
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis | Fearless
8
Master P Good Side   Bad Side Billboard Independent Albums
Good Side Bad Side
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | New No Limit
9
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Kings Of Crunk Billboard Independent Albums
Kings Of Crunk
Last
Peak
79  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
10
Ying Yang Twins Me & My Brother Billboard Independent Albums
Me & My Brother
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | ColliPark
11
Vic Latino & David Waxman Ultra.Dance 05 Billboard Independent Albums
Ultra.Dance 05
Vic Latino & David Waxman
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
12
The Postal Service Give Up Billboard Independent Albums
Give Up
Last
Peak
62  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
13
Alkaline Trio/One Man Army BYO Split Series \ Volume V Billboard Independent Albums
BYO Split Series \ Volume V
Alkaline Trio/One Man Army
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BYO
14
Clint Black Spend My Time Billboard Independent Albums
Spend My Time
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equity
15
Smokey Robinson Food For The Spirit Billboard Independent Albums
Food For The Spirit
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Liquid 8 | Robso
16
Death Cab For Cutie Transatlanticism Billboard Independent Albums
Transatlanticism
13  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Barsuk
17
Anonymous 4 American Angels Billboard Independent Albums
American Angels
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harmonia Mundi
18
Mindy Smith One Moment More Billboard Independent Albums
One Moment More
15  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard
19
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Part II Billboard Independent Albums
Part II
12  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
20
In Flames Soundtrack To Your Escape Billboard Independent Albums
Soundtrack To Your Escape
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
21
NB Ridaz nb ridaz.com Billboard Independent Albums
nb ridaz.com
11  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Upstairs | NastyBoy
22
Dark Lotus Black Rain Billboard Independent Albums
Black Rain
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
23
San Quinn I Give You My Word Billboard Independent Albums
I Give You My Word
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Done Deal | Rider
24
Dashboard Confessional A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar Billboard Independent Albums
A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar
14  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
25
Simply Red Home Billboard Independent Albums
Home
16  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Ink | simplyred.com
26
Iron And Wine Our Endless Numbered Days Billboard Independent Albums
Our Endless Numbered Days
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
27
Infamous Mobb Blood Thicker Than Water Vol. 1 Billboard Independent Albums
Blood Thicker Than Water Vol. 1
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monopolee | IM3
28
Clutch Blast Tyrant Billboard Independent Albums
Blast Tyrant
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DRT | Issachar
29
Madvillain Madvillainy Billboard Independent Albums
Madvillainy
21  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stones Throw
30
The Shins Chutes Too Narrow Billboard Independent Albums
Chutes Too Narrow
22  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
31
Blonde Redhead Misery Is A Butterfly Billboard Independent Albums
Misery Is A Butterfly
29  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | 4AD
32
Air Talkie Walkie Billboard Independent Albums
Talkie Walkie
24  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Astralwerks | Source etc.
33
Tortoise It's All Around You Billboard Independent Albums
It's All Around You
25  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thrill Jockey
34
Goapele Even Closer Billboard Independent Albums
Even Closer
30  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hieroglyphics Imperium | Skyblaze/Columbia
35
Bright Eyes/Neva Dinova One Jug Of Wine, Two Vessels Billboard Independent Albums
One Jug Of Wine, Two Vessels
Bright Eyes/Neva Dinova
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Crank! A Record Company
36
Afroman Afroholic: The Even Better Times  Billboard Independent Albums
Afroholic: The Even Better Times
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hieroglyphics Imperium | Hungry Hustler
37
Living Legends Creative Differences Billboard Independent Albums
Creative Differences
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legendary Music
38
Yesterday's New Quintet Stevie Billboard Independent Albums
Stevie
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stones Throw
39
Descendents Cool To Be You Billboard Independent Albums
Cool To Be You
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Wreck Chords
40
Probot Probot Billboard Independent Albums
Probot
26  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Southern Lord | Roswell
41
Bob Schneider I'm Good Now Billboard Independent Albums
I'm Good Now
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard | Shockorama
42
Jump (Little Children) Between The Dim And The Dark Billboard Independent Albums
Between The Dim And The Dark
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Brash
43
Les Savy Fav Inches Billboard Independent Albums
Inches
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Frenchkiss
44
RiZen RiZen Billboard Independent Albums
RiZen
42  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Compendia | Chez Musique/Light
45
Raymond Harris Hurt By The Best Billboard Independent Albums
Hurt By The Best
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cane
46
Mitch Hedberg Mitch All Together Billboard Independent Albums
Mitch All Together
31  Last
22  Peak
18  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Comedy Central
47
Martha Munizzi The Best Is Yet To Come Billboard Independent Albums
The Best Is Yet To Come
39  Last
32  Peak
15  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Martha Munizzi
48
Coheed And Cambria In Keeping Secrets Of Silent Earth: 3 Billboard Independent Albums
In Keeping Secrets Of Silent Earth: 3
32  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision
49
TV On The Radio Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes Billboard Independent Albums
Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes
35  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Touch And Go
50
Sevendust Seasons Billboard Independent Albums
Seasons
37  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
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