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INDEPENDENT ALBUMS

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WEEKS ON CHART
A Star-Crossed Wasteland
Imprint/Promotion Label
Century Media
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
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In This Moment A Star-Crossed Wasteland Billboard Independent Albums
A Star-Crossed Wasteland
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:
Century Media
2
Bret Michaels Custom Built Billboard Independent Albums
Custom Built
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
B*M*B | Poor Boy
3
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Independent Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gentlemen Of The Road | Glassnote
4
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour 2010 Compilation Billboard Independent Albums
Vans Warped Tour 2010 Compilation
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
5
Five Finger Death Punch War Is The Answer Billboard Independent Albums
War Is The Answer
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
6
Bullet For My Valentine Fever Billboard Independent Albums
Fever
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
7
Soilwork The Panic Broadcast Billboard Independent Albums
The Panic Broadcast
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
8
Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Billboard Independent Albums
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
12  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loyaute | Glassnote
9
Jason Aldean Wide Open Billboard Independent Albums
Wide Open
10  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Broken Bow | BBMG
10
Capone -N- Noreaga The War Report 2 Billboard Independent Albums
The War Report 2
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ice H2O
11
Keith Sweat Ridin' Solo Billboard Independent Albums
Ridin' Solo
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kedar
12
Colt Ford Chicken & Biscuits Billboard Independent Albums
Chicken & Biscuits
18  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
13
The National High Violet Billboard Independent Albums
High Violet
13  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
14
Sun Kil Moon Admiral Fell Promises Billboard Independent Albums
Admiral Fell Promises
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caldo Verde
15
Motley Crue Greatest Hits Billboard Independent Albums
Greatest Hits
16  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motley/Eleven Seven | Better Noise
16
Scissor Sisters Night Work Billboard Independent Albums
Night Work
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor | Downtown
17
The Dirty Heads Any Port In A Storm Billboard Independent Albums
Any Port In A Storm
The Dirty Heads
25  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Executive Music Group
18
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros Up From Below Billboard Independent Albums
Up From Below
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
23  Last
18  Peak
29  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Community/Fairfax | Vagrant
19
Cage The Elephant Cage The Elephant Billboard Independent Albums
Cage The Elephant
21  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DSP | Jive
20
Great Big Sea Safe Upon The Shore Billboard Independent Albums
Safe Upon The Shore
Great Big Sea
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Great Big Sea
21
The Gaslight Anthem American Slang Billboard Independent Albums
American Slang
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
22
Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Eclipse: The Score Billboard Independent Albums
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse: The Score
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Summit | eOne
23
Soundtrack Crazy Heart Billboard Independent Albums
Crazy Heart
20  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fox/Fox Searchlight | New West
24
Sleigh Bells Treats Billboard Independent Albums
Treats
36  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
N.E.E.T. | Mom + Pop
25
Dwele W.ants W.orld W.omen Billboard Independent Albums
W.ants W.orld W.omen
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RT | eOne
26
Cyndi Lauper Memphis Blues Billboard Independent Albums
Memphis Blues
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercer Street | Downtown
27
Vampire Weekend Contra Billboard Independent Albums
Contra
29  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
28
Jimmy Buffett Encores Billboard Independent Albums
Encores
33  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mailboat
29
School Of Seven Bells Disconnect From Desire Billboard Independent Albums
Disconnect From Desire
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ghostly International | Vagrant
30
Various Artists Heatin' Up: Cool Tunes For Hot Days Billboard Independent Albums
Heatin' Up: Cool Tunes For Hot Days
28  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino Custom Products | Starbucks
31
Parkway Drive Deep Blue Billboard Independent Albums
Deep Blue
Parkway Drive
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
32
Attack Attack! Attack Attack! Billboard Independent Albums
Attack Attack!
Attack Attack!
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
33
She & Him Volume Two Billboard Independent Albums
Volume Two
34  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
34
Wolf Parade Expo 86 Billboard Independent Albums
Expo 86
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
35
The xx xx Billboard Independent Albums
xx
43  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks
36
As I Lay Dying Powerless Rise Billboard Independent Albums
Powerless Rise
39  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
37
Juvenile Beast Mode Billboard Independent Albums
Beast Mode
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UTP | eOne
38
Slash Slash Billboard Independent Albums
Slash
32  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dik Hayd
39
Sia We Are Born Billboard Independent Albums
We Are Born
38  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
i.e. music/Monkey Puzzle | Jive
40
Danzig Deth Red Sabaoth Billboard Independent Albums
Deth Red Sabaoth
37  Last
Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Evilive | The End
41
Various Artists The 99 Most Essential Relaxing Classics Billboard Independent Albums
The 99 Most Essential Relaxing Classics
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
X5
42
Herbie Hancock The Imagine Project Billboard Independent Albums
The Imagine Project
41  Last
Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hancock
43
8Ball & MJG Ten Toes Down Billboard Independent Albums
Ten Toes Down
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Grand Hustle | eOne
44
Trip Lee Between Two Worlds Billboard Independent Albums
Between Two Worlds
44  Last
Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach | Infinity
45
Pearl Jam Backspacer Billboard Independent Albums
Backspacer
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monkeywrench
46
Trina Amazin' Billboard Independent Albums
Amazin'
47  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slip-N-Slide
47
Ratatat LP4 Billboard Independent Albums
LP4
46  Last
Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
48
Sam Adams Boston's Boy Billboard Independent Albums
Boston's Boy
Sam Adams
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
1st Round
49
Bettye LaVette Interpretations: The British Rock Songbook Billboard Independent Albums
Interpretations: The British Rock Songbook
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Anti- | Epitaph
50
Emarosa Emarosa Billboard Independent Albums
Emarosa
42  Last
Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
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