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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
We Global
Imprint/Promotion Label
eOne | We The Best/Terror Squad
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
DJ Khaled We Global Billboard Independent Albums
We Global
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:
eOne | We The Best/Terror Squad
2
Mitch Hedberg Do You Believe In Gosh? Billboard Independent Albums
Do You Believe In Gosh?
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Comedy Central
3
Journey Revelation Billboard Independent Albums
Revelation
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nomota
4
Jem Down To Earth Billboard Independent Albums
Down To Earth
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
5
Various Artists The Imus Ranch Record Billboard Independent Albums
The Imus Ranch Record
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
6
Taproot Our Long Road Home Billboard Independent Albums
Our Long Road Home
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Velvet Hammer
7
Michael Franti & Spearhead All Rebel Rockers Billboard Independent Albums
All Rebel Rockers
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Boo Boo Wax/Anti-
8
Various Artists Rock Heroes Billboard Independent Albums
Rock Heroes
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thrive
9
Secondhand Serenade A Twist In My Story Billboard Independent Albums
A Twist In My Story
13  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | Glassnote
10
Joshua Radin Simple Times Billboard Independent Albums
Simple Times
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop
11
Garth Brooks The Ultimate Hits Billboard Independent Albums
The Ultimate Hits
11  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
12
Okkervil River The Stand Ins Billboard Independent Albums
The Stand Ins
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
13
Eagles Long Road Out Of Eden Billboard Independent Albums
Long Road Out Of Eden
15  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ERC
14
Various Artists Sundown: Music For Unwinding Billboard Independent Albums
Sundown: Music For Unwinding
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | EMI Special Markets
15
Stryker Total Dance 2008: Vol. 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Total Dance 2008: Vol. 2
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thrive | ThriveDance
16
Apocalyptica Worlds Collide Billboard Independent Albums
Worlds Collide
17  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | 20-20
17
The Ting Tings We Started Nothing Billboard Independent Albums
We Started Nothing
16  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
18
The Verve Forth Billboard Independent Albums
Forth
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Megaforce | On Your Own
19
One Day As A Lion One Day As A Lion (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
One Day As A Lion (EP)
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
20
Vampire Weekend Vampire Weekend Billboard Independent Albums
Vampire Weekend
26  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
21
Calexico Carried To Dust Billboard Independent Albums
Carried To Dust
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Quarterstick
22
Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes Billboard Independent Albums
Fleet Foxes
24  Last
10  Peak
16  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
23
Trapt Only Through The Pain... Billboard Independent Albums
Only Through The Pain...
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
24
Breathe Carolina It's Classy Not Classic Billboard Independent Albums
It's Classy Not Classic
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
25
Brian "Head" Welch Save Me From Myself Billboard Independent Albums
Save Me From Myself
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Driven
26
Radiohead In Rainbows Billboard Independent Albums
In Rainbows
27  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | TBD
27
Eva Cassidy Somewhere Billboard Independent Albums
Somewhere
22  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blix Street
28
Jason Aldean Relentless Billboard Independent Albums
Relentless
30  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
29
Motley Crue Saints Of Los Angeles Billboard Independent Albums
Saints Of Los Angeles
21  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Motley/Eleven Seven
30
Soundtrack Once Billboard Independent Albums
Once
32  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Canvasback/Sony Music Soundtrax
31
Iced Earth The Crucible Of Man (Something Wicked Part 2) Billboard Independent Albums
The Crucible Of Man (Something Wicked Part 2)
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SPV | Steamhammer
32
Conor Oberst Conor Oberst Billboard Independent Albums
Conor Oberst
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
33
Portugal. The Man Censored Colors Billboard Independent Albums
Censored Colors
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision | Approaching AIRballoons
34
Sigur Ros Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust Billboard Independent Albums
Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust
34  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | XL
35
My Morning Jacket Evil Urges Billboard Independent Albums
Evil Urges
35  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
36
AMB Gods Hand Billboard Independent Albums
Gods Hand
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic | Canonize/Hatchet House
37
Santogold Santogold Billboard Independent Albums
Santogold
31  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown | Lizard King
38
Flight Of The Conchords Flight Of The Conchords (Soundtrack) Billboard Independent Albums
Flight Of The Conchords (Soundtrack)
37  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop | HBO
39
Slim Thug Presents Boss Hogg Outlawz Back By Blockular Demand: Serve & Collect II Billboard Independent Albums
Back By Blockular Demand: Serve & Collect II
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Boss Hogg Outlawz
40
Ill Bill The Hour Of Reprisal Billboard Independent Albums
The Hour Of Reprisal
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Beats | Uncle Howie
41
Ben Taylor The Legend Of Kung Folk Part 1 [The Killing Bite] Billboard Independent Albums
The Legend Of Kung Folk Part 1 [The Killing Bite]
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Iris
42
Motorhead Motorizer Billboard Independent Albums
Motorizer
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SPV | Steamhammer
43
DJ Skribble Total Club Hits Billboard Independent Albums
Total Club Hits
41  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thrive | ThriveDance
44
Tricky Knowle West Boy Billboard Independent Albums
Knowle West Boy
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino
45
Ra Ra Riot The Rhumb Line Billboard Independent Albums
The Rhumb Line
36  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Barsuk
46
Justin Nozuka Holly Billboard Independent Albums
Holly
43  Last
30  Peak
11  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
47
Shekinah Glory Ministry Jesus Billboard Independent Albums
Jesus
48  Last
11  Peak
42  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kingdom
48
The 101 Strings Orchestra Halloween Billboard Independent Albums
Halloween
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy | Madacy Special Products
49
George Clinton George Clinton And His Gangsters Of Love Billboard Independent Albums
George Clinton And His Gangsters Of Love
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
50
The Katinas Still Billboard Independent Albums
Still
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Destiny-Executive Music Group
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