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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 Slip
Imprint/Promotion Label
The Null Corporation
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Nine Inch Nails The Slip Billboard Independent Albums
The Slip
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
1
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Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Null Corporation
2
Journey Revelation Billboard Independent Albums
Revelation
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nomota
3
One Day As A Lion One Day As A Lion (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
One Day As A Lion (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
4
Candlebox Into The Sun Billboard Independent Albums
Into The Sun
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ILG | Silent Majority
5
Motley Crue Saints Of Los Angeles Billboard Independent Albums
Saints Of Los Angeles
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Motley/Eleven Seven
6
Garth Brooks The Ultimate Hits Billboard Independent Albums
The Ultimate Hits
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
7
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour '08 Billboard Independent Albums
Vans Warped Tour '08
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
8
Slightly Stoopid Slightly Not Stoned Enough To Eat Breakfast Yet Stoopid Billboard Independent Albums
Slightly Not Stoned Enough To Eat Breakfast Yet Stoopid
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Controlled Substance Soundlabs | Stoopid
9
The Hold Steady Stay Positive Billboard Independent Albums
Stay Positive
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
10
The Avett Brothers The Second Gleam (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
The Second Gleam (EP)
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ramseur
11
Pepper Pink Crustaceans And Good Vibrations Billboard Independent Albums
Pink Crustaceans And Good Vibrations
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Controlled Substance Soundlabs | Law
12
Dr. Dog Fate Billboard Independent Albums
Fate
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Park The Van
13
Eagles Long Road Out Of Eden Billboard Independent Albums
Long Road Out Of Eden
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ERC
14
DJ Skribble Total Club Hits Billboard Independent Albums
Total Club Hits
Last
Peak
Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thrive | ThriveDance
15
Tech N9ne Killer Billboard Independent Albums
Killer
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
16
Sigur Ros Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust Billboard Independent Albums
Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | XL
17
Black Kids Partie Traumatic Billboard Independent Albums
Partie Traumatic
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | AlmostGold
18
Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes Billboard Independent Albums
Fleet Foxes
11  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
19
My Morning Jacket Evil Urges Billboard Independent Albums
Evil Urges
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
20
Hell Rell Black Mask Black Gloves: The Ruga-Edition Billboard Independent Albums
Black Mask Black Gloves: The Ruga-Edition
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Babygrande
21
Vampire Weekend Vampire Weekend Billboard Independent Albums
Vampire Weekend
15  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
22
Flight Of The Conchords Flight Of The Conchords (Soundtrack) Billboard Independent Albums
Flight Of The Conchords (Soundtrack)
14  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop | HBO
23
Radiohead In Rainbows Billboard Independent Albums
In Rainbows
13  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | TBD
24
Dwele ...Sketches Of A Man Billboard Independent Albums
...Sketches Of A Man
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | RT
25
Secondhand Serenade A Twist In My Story Billboard Independent Albums
A Twist In My Story
22  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
32
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | Glassnote
26
The Ting Tings We Started Nothing Billboard Independent Albums
We Started Nothing
18  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
27
Sky Eats Airplane Sky Eats Airplane Billboard Independent Albums
Sky Eats Airplane
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision
28
The Maine Can't Stop Won't Stop Billboard Independent Albums
Can't Stop Won't Stop
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
29
Austrian Death Machine Total Brutal Billboard Independent Albums
Total Brutal
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
30
CSS Donkey Billboard Independent Albums
Donkey
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
31
Santogold Santogold Billboard Independent Albums
Santogold
33  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
39
PREVIOUS WEEK
33
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown | Lizard King
32
Soundtrack Once Billboard Independent Albums
Once
24  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Canvasback/Sony Music Soundtrax
33
John Coltrane Opus Collection: A Man Called Trane Billboard Independent Albums
Opus Collection: A Man Called Trane
16  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Rhino Custom Products
34
Sixx: A.M. The Heroin Diaries Soundtrack Billboard Independent Albums
The Heroin Diaries Soundtrack
27  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
35
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
35
Jason Aldean Relentless Billboard Independent Albums
Relentless
36  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
38
PREVIOUS WEEK
36
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
36
Skillz The Million Dollar Backpack Billboard Independent Albums
The Million Dollar Backpack
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Big Kidz
37
Various Artists The Second Wave Billboard Independent Albums
The Second Wave
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Rhino Custom Products
38
Misery Signals Controller Billboard Independent Albums
Controller
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ferret
39
Ratatat LP3 Billboard Independent Albums
LP3
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | XL
40
Soundtrack Hairspray Billboard Independent Albums
Hairspray
29  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
36
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New Line
41
Tiesto In Search Of Sunrise 7: Asia Billboard Independent Albums
In Search Of Sunrise 7: Asia
45  Last
Peak
Weeks
42
PREVIOUS WEEK
45
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black Hole | Songbird
42
Apocalyptica Worlds Collide Billboard Independent Albums
Worlds Collide
38  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
43
PREVIOUS WEEK
38
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | 20-20
43
DJ Clay DJ Clay Presents: Let 'Em Bleed: The Mixxtape Vol. 2 Billboard Independent Albums
DJ Clay Presents: Let 'Em Bleed: The Mixxtape Vol. 2
28  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic | Hatchet House
44
Immortal Technique/DJ Green Latern The 3rd World Billboard Independent Albums
The 3rd World
Immortal Technique/DJ Green Latern
30  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
31
PREVIOUS WEEK
30
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Viper
45
Hit The Lights Skip School Start Fights Billboard Independent Albums
Skip School Start Fights
26  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | Triple Crown
46
War Of Ages Arise & Conquer Billboard Independent Albums
Arise & Conquer
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Facedown
47
She & Him Volume One Billboard Independent Albums
Volume One
35  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
44
PREVIOUS WEEK
35
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
48
Various Artists From The Coffeehouse Billboard Independent Albums
From The Coffeehouse
34  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
34
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Rhino Custom Products
49
Whitechapel This Is Exile Billboard Independent Albums
This Is Exile
23  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
50
Various Artists Vintage Country: The Golden Age Of Country Music Billboard Independent Albums
Vintage Country: The Golden Age Of Country Music
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
32
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Sony BMG CMG
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