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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
Dwight Sings Buck
Imprint/Promotion Label
New West | Via
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Dwight Yoakam Dwight Sings Buck Billboard Independent Albums
Dwight Sings Buck
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:
New West | Via
2
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Song Billboard Independent Albums
Christmas Song
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
American Gramaphone
3
Dethklok The Dethalbum (Soundtrack) Billboard Independent Albums
The Dethalbum (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
[adult swim] | Williams Street
4
Soundtrack Hairspray Billboard Independent Albums
Hairspray
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New Line
5
Thrice The Alchemy Index Vols. I & II: Fire & Water Billboard Independent Albums
The Alchemy Index Vols. I & II: Fire & Water
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
6
The 101 Strings Orchestra Halloween Billboard Independent Albums
Halloween
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Madacy Special Products
7
Dashboard Confessional The Shade Of Poison Trees Billboard Independent Albums
The Shade Of Poison Trees
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
8
Iron And Wine The Shepherd's Dog Billboard Independent Albums
The Shepherd's Dog
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
9
DJ Khaled We The Best Billboard Independent Albums
We The Best
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
10
Craig Morgan Little Bit Of Life Billboard Independent Albums
Little Bit Of Life
19  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
11
Nick Swardson Party Billboard Independent Albums
Party
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Comedy Central
12
Dropkick Murphys The Meanest Of Times Billboard Independent Albums
The Meanest Of Times
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ILG | Born & Bred
13
Band Of Horses Cease To Begin Billboard Independent Albums
Cease To Begin
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
14
Jason Aldean Relentless Billboard Independent Albums
Relentless
14  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
15
Motion City Soundtrack Even If It Kills Me Billboard Independent Albums
Even If It Kills Me
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
16
Shekinah Glory Ministry Jesus Billboard Independent Albums
Jesus
15  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kingdom
17
Sixx: A.M. The Heroin Diaries Soundtrack Billboard Independent Albums
The Heroin Diaries Soundtrack
21  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
18
Elliott Yamin Elliott Yamin Billboard Independent Albums
Elliott Yamin
16  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hickory
19
Down Down III: Over The Under Billboard Independent Albums
Down III: Over The Under
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ILG | Down
20
Gucci Mane Trap-A-Thon Billboard Independent Albums
Trap-A-Thon
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | Big Cat
21
Spoon Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga Billboard Independent Albums
Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga
22  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
22
Skindred Roots Rock Riot Billboard Independent Albums
Roots Rock Riot
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bieler Bros.
23
Chiodos Bone Palace Ballet Billboard Independent Albums
Bone Palace Ballet
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision
24
Vickie Winans Happy Holidays From Vickie Winans Billboard Independent Albums
Happy Holidays From Vickie Winans
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Destiny Joy
25
Soundtrack Once Billboard Independent Albums
Once
23  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Canvasback/Sony Music Soundtrax
26
Ingrid Michaelson Girls And Boys Billboard Independent Albums
Girls And Boys
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Original Signal | Cabin 24
27
Tracy Lawrence For The Love Billboard Independent Albums
For The Love
31  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rocky Comfort
28
As I Lay Dying An Ocean Between Us Billboard Independent Albums
An Ocean Between Us
27  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
29
Elvis Presley Home For The Holidays Billboard Independent Albums
Home For The Holidays
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Sony BMG Special Products
30
Rodrigo y Gabriela Rodrigo y Gabriela Billboard Independent Albums
Rodrigo y Gabriela
33  Last
11  Peak
46  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
31
Beirut Flying Club Cup Billboard Independent Albums
Flying Club Cup
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ba Da Bing!
32
All Time Low So Wrong, It's Right Billboard Independent Albums
So Wrong, It's Right
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
33
Shaw-Blades Influence Billboard Independent Albums
Influence
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VH1 Classic
34
Steel Train Trampoline Billboard Independent Albums
Trampoline
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
drive-thru
35
Steve Earle Washington Square Serenade Billboard Independent Albums
Washington Square Serenade
30  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
36
Diplomats Presents: Hell Rell For The Hell Of It Billboard Independent Albums
For The Hell Of It
Diplomats Presents: Hell Rell
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomatic Man
37
Paul Oakenfold Greatest Hits & Remixes Billboard Independent Albums
Greatest Hits & Remixes
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra | Perfecto
38
Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings 100 Days, 100 Nights Billboard Independent Albums
100 Days, 100 Nights
36  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Daptone
39
Jens Lekman Night Falls Over Kortedala Billboard Independent Albums
Night Falls Over Kortedala
38  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Secretly Canadian
40
Travis Tritt The Storm Billboard Independent Albums
The Storm
34  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Category 5
41
Rissi Palmer Rissi Palmer Billboard Independent Albums
Rissi Palmer
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
1720
42
Gov't Mule Mighty High Billboard Independent Albums
Mighty High
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
43
Jesca Hoop Kismet Billboard Independent Albums
Kismet
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Ink | 3Entertainment/Columbia
44
Trin-i-tee 5:7 T57 Billboard Independent Albums
T57
35  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World | Spirit Rising
45
The New Pornographers Challengers Billboard Independent Albums
Challengers
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
46
Various Artists #1 Hits Of The 50s And 60s Billboard Independent Albums
#1 Hits Of The 50s And 60s
40  Last
11  Peak
28  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Madacy Special Products
47
Bullet For My Valentine The Poison Billboard Independent Albums
The Poison
39  Last
Peak
81  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
81
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trustkill
48
Various Artists Wolfman Jack's Halloween Fun For Kids Billboard Independent Albums
Wolfman Jack's Halloween Fun For Kids
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
St. Clair
49
Various Artists Forever Soul R&B Billboard Independent Albums
Forever Soul R&B
41  Last
13  Peak
39  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Madacy Special Products
50
Various Artists Goin' Home: A Tribute To Fats Domino Billboard Independent Albums
Goin' Home: A Tribute To Fats Domino
32  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Welk | Vanguard
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