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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 Curse
Imprint/Promotion Label
Victory
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Atreyu The Curse Billboard Independent Albums
The Curse
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:
Victory
2
Various Artists The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits 8 Billboard Independent Albums
The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits 8
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Source etc.
3
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour 2004 Compilation Billboard Independent Albums
Vans Warped Tour 2004 Compilation
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
4
Goodie Mob One Monkey Don't Stop No Show Billboard Independent Albums
One Monkey Don't Stop No Show
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Goodie Mob
5
Ying Yang Twins Me & My Brother Billboard Independent Albums
Me & My Brother
Last
Peak
42  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | ColliPark
6
Unearth Oncoming Storm Billboard Independent Albums
Oncoming Storm
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
7
Sugarcult Palm Trees And Power Lines Billboard Independent Albums
Palm Trees And Power Lines
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis | Fearless
8
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Kings Of Crunk Billboard Independent Albums
Kings Of Crunk
Last
Peak
89  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
89
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
9
Heart Jupiter's Darling Billboard Independent Albums
Jupiter's Darling
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sovereign Artists
10
Tiger Army Tiger Army III: Ghost Tigers Rise Billboard Independent Albums
Tiger Army III: Ghost Tigers Rise
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Hellcat
11
Dashboard Confessional A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar Billboard Independent Albums
A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar
Last
Peak
47  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
12
Ozomatli Street Signs Billboard Independent Albums
Street Signs
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Concord Picante
13
Soundtrack The Notebook Billboard Independent Albums
The Notebook
23  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New Line
14
Bad Religion The Empire Strikes First Billboard Independent Albums
The Empire Strikes First
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
15
Various Artists Crunk Classics Billboard Independent Albums
Crunk Classics
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
16
Various Artists Punk-O-Rama Vol. 9 Billboard Independent Albums
Punk-O-Rama Vol. 9
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
17
The Postal Service Give Up Billboard Independent Albums
Give Up
17  Last
Peak
72  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
18
Sasha Involver Billboard Independent Albums
Involver
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Global Underground
19
Mindy Smith One Moment More Billboard Independent Albums
One Moment More
19  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard
20
Various Artists Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. 5 Billboard Independent Albums
Hopelessly Devoted To You Vol. 5
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless | Sub City
21
AlexisOnFire Watch Out! Billboard Independent Albums
Watch Out!
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision
22
Various Artists Rock Against Bush Vol 1 Billboard Independent Albums
Rock Against Bush Vol 1
22  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Wreck Chords
23
Thievery Corporation The Outernational Sound Billboard Independent Albums
The Outernational Sound
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ESL
24
Reverend Horton Heat Revival Billboard Independent Albums
Revival
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Yep Roc
25
The Streets A Grand Don't Come For Free Billboard Independent Albums
A Grand Don't Come For Free
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Vice
26
Lit Lit Billboard Independent Albums
Lit
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DRT | Dirty Martini/Nitrus
27
Young Buck & D-Tay Da Underground Volume One Billboard Independent Albums
Da Underground Volume One
Young Buck & D-Tay
25  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
John Galt
28
Eighteen Visions Obsession Billboard Independent Albums
Obsession
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Ink | Trustkill
29
William Hung Inspiration Billboard Independent Albums
Inspiration
20  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch
30
Edwin McCain Scream & Whisper Billboard Independent Albums
Scream & Whisper
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DRT
31
Master P Good Side   Bad Side Billboard Independent Albums
Good Side Bad Side
21  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | New No Limit
32
Martha Munizzi The Best Is Yet To Come Billboard Independent Albums
The Best Is Yet To Come
Last
32  Peak
18  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Martha Munizzi
33
Various Artists America The Beautiful Billboard Independent Albums
America The Beautiful
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BCI
34
Avenged Sevenfold Waking The Fallen Billboard Independent Albums
Waking The Fallen
32  Last
12  Peak
16  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
35
Masta Killa No Said Date Billboard Independent Albums
No Said Date
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nature Sounds | Little Shoes
36
Death Cab For Cutie Transatlanticism Billboard Independent Albums
Transatlanticism
30  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Barsuk
37
Grupo Climax Za Za Za Billboard Independent Albums
Za Za Za
31  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Balboa | Musart
38
Lacuna Coil Comalies Billboard Independent Albums
Comalies
33  Last
30  Peak
15  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
39
Keller Williams Stage Billboard Independent Albums
Stage
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SCI Fidelity
40
Various Artists Another Year On The Streets Vol. 3 Billboard Independent Albums
Another Year On The Streets Vol. 3
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
41
Vic Latino & David Waxman Ultra.Dance 05 Billboard Independent Albums
Ultra.Dance 05
Vic Latino & David Waxman
27  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
42
Spyro Gyra The Deep End Billboard Independent Albums
The Deep End
42  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Heads Up
43
Dwight Yoakam Dwight's Used Records Billboard Independent Albums
Dwight's Used Records
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Via
44
Jesse Malin The Heat Billboard Independent Albums
The Heat
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis
45
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Part II Billboard Independent Albums
Part II
29  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
46
Various Artists Just Because I'm A Woman: Songs Of Dolly Parton Billboard Independent Albums
Just Because I'm A Woman: Songs Of Dolly Parton
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sugar Hill
47
NB Ridaz nb ridaz.com Billboard Independent Albums
nb ridaz.com
38  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Upstairs | NastyBoy
48
Black Label Society Hangover Music Vol. VI Billboard Independent Albums
Hangover Music Vol. VI
34  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Spitfire
49
Hawthorne Heights The Silence In Black And White Billboard Independent Albums
The Silence In Black And White
40  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
50
Pixies Wave Of Mutilation: Best Of Pixies Billboard Independent Albums
Wave Of Mutilation: Best Of Pixies
28  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | 4AD
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