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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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
5
WEEKS ON CHART
Hairspray
Imprint/Promotion Label
New Line

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Play
1
Soundtrack Hairspray Billboard Independent Albums
Hairspray
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New Line
2
Slightly Stoopid Chronchitis Billboard Independent Albums
Chronchitis
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stoopid
3
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour: 2007 Tour Compilation Billboard Independent Albums
Vans Warped Tour: 2007 Tour Compilation
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
4
Soundtrack Once Billboard Independent Albums
Once
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Canvasback/Sony Music Soundtrax
5
Okkervil River The Stage Names Billboard Independent Albums
The Stage Names
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
6
Spoon Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga Billboard Independent Albums
Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
7
Drowning Pool Full Circle Billboard Independent Albums
Full Circle
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
8
Jason Aldean Relentless Billboard Independent Albums
Relentless
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
9
Constantine Constantine Billboard Independent Albums
Constantine
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sixth Place
10
Throwdown Venom & Tears Billboard Independent Albums
Venom & Tears
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trustkill
11
Elliott Yamin Elliott Yamin Billboard Independent Albums
Elliott Yamin
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hickory
12
Little Big Town The Road To Here Billboard Independent Albums
The Road To Here
Last
Peak
97  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
97
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equity
13
Tracy Lawrence For The Love Billboard Independent Albums
For The Love
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rocky Comfort
14
Flight Of The Conchords The Distant Future (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
The Distant Future (EP)
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop | HBO
15
The Receiving End Of Sirens The Earth Sings Mi Fa Mi Billboard Independent Albums
The Earth Sings Mi Fa Mi
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | Triple Crown
16
DJ Khaled We The Best Billboard Independent Albums
We The Best
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
17
Soundtrack The Simpsons Movie Billboard Independent Albums
The Simpsons Movie
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Adrenaline | Extreme/Fox
18
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Is Is (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Is Is (EP)
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Dress Up
19
Keith Murray Rap-Murr-Phobia (The Fear Of Real Hip-Hop) Billboard Independent Albums
Rap-Murr-Phobia (The Fear Of Real Hip-Hop)
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Def Squad
20
Bad Religion New Maps Of Hell Billboard Independent Albums
New Maps Of Hell
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
21
Silverstein Arrivals & Departures Billboard Independent Albums
Arrivals & Departures
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
22
Silverchair Young Modern Billboard Independent Albums
Young Modern
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | eleven:
23
Still Remains The Serpent Billboard Independent Albums
The Serpent
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
24
Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo'Ole Wonderful World Billboard Independent Albums
Wonderful World
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mountain Apple | Big Boy
25
Tech N9ne Collabos Misery Loves Kompany Billboard Independent Albums
Misery Loves Kompany
Tech N9ne Collabos
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange
26
Silversun Pickups Carnavas Billboard Independent Albums
Carnavas
24  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
27
Bullet For My Valentine The Poison Billboard Independent Albums
The Poison
22  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trustkill
28
Emerson Drive Countrified Billboard Independent Albums
Countrified
25  Last
13  Peak
27  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Midas | Montage
29
Peter Bjorn And John Writer's Block Billboard Independent Albums
Writer's Block
19  Last
14  Peak
23  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AlmostGold
30
Crowded House Time On Earth Billboard Independent Albums
Time On Earth
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
31
Red End Of Silence Billboard Independent Albums
End Of Silence
21  Last
17  Peak
17  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Essential
32
Envy On The Coast Lucy Gray Billboard Independent Albums
Lucy Gray
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Photo Finish
33
Hanson The Walk Billboard Independent Albums
The Walk
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
3CG
34
Rodrigo y Gabriela Rodrigo y Gabriela Billboard Independent Albums
Rodrigo y Gabriela
26  Last
11  Peak
35  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
35
Circa Survive On Letting Go Billboard Independent Albums
On Letting Go
30  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision
36
The Shins Wincing The Night Away Billboard Independent Albums
Wincing The Night Away
32  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
37
Gogol Bordello Super Taranta! Billboard Independent Albums
Super Taranta!
28  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
38
Arcade Fire Neon Bible Billboard Independent Albums
Neon Bible
31  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
39
Various Artists Forever Soul R&B Billboard Independent Albums
Forever Soul R&B
37  Last
13  Peak
29  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Madacy Special Products
40
Various Artists #1 Hits Of The 50s And 60s Billboard Independent Albums
#1 Hits Of The 50s And 60s
Last
11  Peak
20  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Madacy Special Products
41
Hellogoodbye Zombies! Aliens! Vampires! Dinosaurs! Billboard Independent Albums
Zombies! Aliens! Vampires! Dinosaurs!
27  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
drive-thru
42
Cold War Kids Robbers & Cowards Billboard Independent Albums
Robbers & Cowards
45  Last
15  Peak
30  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown
43
Craig Morgan Little Bit Of Life Billboard Independent Albums
Little Bit Of Life
41  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
44
Social Distortion Greatest Hits Billboard Independent Albums
Greatest Hits
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Time Bomb
45
Los Humildes Vs. La Migra Los Humildes Vs. La Migra Billboard Independent Albums
Los Humildes Vs. La Migra
Los Humildes Vs. La Migra
42  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BCI | BCI Latino
46
Blonde Redhead 23 Billboard Independent Albums
23
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | 4AD
47
Pink Martini Hey Eugene! Billboard Independent Albums
Hey Eugene!
39  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Heinz
48
Bob Marley Forever Bob Marley Billboard Independent Albums
Forever Bob Marley
Bob Marley
48  Last
19  Peak
15  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Madacy Special Products
49
Public Enemy How You Sell Soul To A Souless People Who Sold Their Soul??? Billboard Independent Albums
How You Sell Soul To A Souless People Who Sold Their Soul???
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slam Jamz
50
Tamia Between Friends Billboard Independent Albums
Between Friends
47  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Plus 1
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