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The week of
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1
WEEKS ON CHART
The Gates Mixed Plate
Tech N9ne Collabos
Imprint/Promotion Label
Strange | RBC
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
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Tech N9ne Collabos The Gates Mixed Plate Billboard Independent Albums
The Gates Mixed Plate
Tech N9ne Collabos
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:
Strange | RBC
2
Fat Joe The Darkside: Vol. 1 Billboard Independent Albums
The Darkside: Vol. 1
Fat Joe
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Terror Squad | eOne
3
Dru Hill InDRUpendence Day Billboard Independent Albums
InDRUpendence Day
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kedar
4
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Independent Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gentlemen Of The Road | Glassnote
5
Best Coast Crazy For You Billboard Independent Albums
Crazy For You
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mexican Summer | Kemado
6
Soundtrack Eat Pray Love Billboard Independent Albums
Eat Pray Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia Pictures/Monkeywrench | Madison Gate
7
Five Finger Death Punch War Is The Answer Billboard Independent Albums
War Is The Answer
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
8
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour 2010 Compilation Billboard Independent Albums
Vans Warped Tour 2010 Compilation
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
9
Various Artists Back In The Day: A Summertime Hip-Hop Mix Billboard Independent Albums
Back In The Day: A Summertime Hip-Hop Mix
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino Custom Products | Starbucks
10
Prince/Bria Valente Lotus Flow3r/MPLSoUND/Elix3r Billboard Independent Albums
Lotus Flow3r/MPLSoUND/Elix3r
Prince/Bria Valente
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NPG
11
Menomena Mines Billboard Independent Albums
Mines
Menomena
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Barsuk
12
Black Veil Brides We Stitch These Wounds Billboard Independent Albums
We Stitch These Wounds
Black Veil Brides
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
standby
13
Natalie Merchant iTunes Session (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
iTunes Session (EP)
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Myth America
14
Jason Aldean Wide Open Billboard Independent Albums
Wide Open
Last
Peak
69  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Broken Bow | BBMG
15
Bullet For My Valentine Fever Billboard Independent Albums
Fever
11  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
16
Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Billboard Independent Albums
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
12  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loyaute | Glassnote
17
Motley Crue Greatest Hits Billboard Independent Albums
Greatest Hits
15  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motley/Eleven Seven | Better Noise
18
Colt Ford Chicken & Biscuits Billboard Independent Albums
Chicken & Biscuits
14  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
19
Bret Michaels Custom Built Billboard Independent Albums
Custom Built
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
B*M*B | Poor Boy
20
The National High Violet Billboard Independent Albums
High Violet
19  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
21
The Dirty Heads Any Port In A Storm Billboard Independent Albums
Any Port In A Storm
The Dirty Heads
16  Last
10  Peak
14  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Executive Music Group
22
Cage The Elephant Cage The Elephant Billboard Independent Albums
Cage The Elephant
20  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DSP | Jive
23
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros Up From Below Billboard Independent Albums
Up From Below
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
13  Last
13  Peak
31  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Community/Fairfax | Vagrant
24
Cyndi Lauper Memphis Blues Billboard Independent Albums
Memphis Blues
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercer Street | Downtown
25
36 Crazyfists Collisions And Castaways Billboard Independent Albums
Collisions And Castaways
36 Crazyfists
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ferret
26
Keith Sweat Ridin' Solo Billboard Independent Albums
Ridin' Solo
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kedar
27
In This Moment A Star-Crossed Wasteland Billboard Independent Albums
A Star-Crossed Wasteland
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
28
Vampire Weekend Contra Billboard Independent Albums
Contra
26  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
29
The Acacia Strain Wormwood Billboard Independent Albums
Wormwood
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prosthetic
30
The Gaslight Anthem American Slang Billboard Independent Albums
American Slang
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
31
Slum Village Villa Manifesto Billboard Independent Albums
Villa Manifesto
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ne'Astra | eOne
32
Various Artists Fred Hammond Family Entertainment Presents: Life In The Word Billboard Independent Albums
Fred Hammond Family Entertainment Presents: Life In The Word
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
F Hammond
33
Sleigh Bells Treats Billboard Independent Albums
Treats
21  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
N.E.E.T. | Mom + Pop
34
Attack Attack! Attack Attack! Billboard Independent Albums
Attack Attack!
Attack Attack!
38  Last
Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
35
Soundtrack Crazy Heart Billboard Independent Albums
Crazy Heart
30  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fox/Fox Searchlight | New West
36
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts Greatest Hits Billboard Independent Albums
Greatest Hits
43  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackheart
37
The xx xx Billboard Independent Albums
xx
35  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks
38
As I Lay Dying Powerless Rise Billboard Independent Albums
Powerless Rise
37  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
39
Scissor Sisters Night Work Billboard Independent Albums
Night Work
31  Last
Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor | Downtown
40
Jimmy Buffett Encores Billboard Independent Albums
Encores
36  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mailboat
41
She & Him Volume Two Billboard Independent Albums
Volume Two
41  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
42
Slash Slash Billboard Independent Albums
Slash
40  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dik Hayd
43
Dwele W.ants W.orld W.omen Billboard Independent Albums
W.ants W.orld W.omen
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RT | eOne
44
Parkway Drive Deep Blue Billboard Independent Albums
Deep Blue
Parkway Drive
39  Last
Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
45
Big Head Todd And The Monsters Rock Steady Billboard Independent Albums
Rock Steady
Big Head Todd And The Monsters
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big | ILG
46
Pearl Jam Backspacer Billboard Independent Albums
Backspacer
45  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monkeywrench
47
Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Eclipse: The Score Billboard Independent Albums
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse: The Score
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Summit | eOne
48
Evans Blue Evans Blue Billboard Independent Albums
Evans Blue
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
F.O.F.
49
Jazzmasters Jazzmasters VI Billboard Independent Albums
Jazzmasters VI
Jazzmasters
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trippin 'N' Rhythm
50
Miniature Tigers F O R T R E S S Billboard Independent Albums
F O R T R E S S
Miniature Tigers
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Modern Art
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