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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
13
WEEKS AT NO. 1
58
WEEKS ON CHART
Sigh No More
Imprint/Promotion Label
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road

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Play
1
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Independent Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
58  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
2
Yellowcard When You're Through Thinking, Say Yes Billboard Independent Albums
When You're Through Thinking, Say Yes
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
3
Jason Aldean My Kinda Party Billboard Independent Albums
My Kinda Party
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
4
Soundtrack Sucker Punch Billboard Independent Albums
Sucker Punch
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
5
Joe Bonamassa Dust Bowl Billboard Independent Albums
Dust Bowl
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
J & R Adventures
6
Aaron Lewis Town Line (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Town Line (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
R&J
7
Kenny Rogers The Love Of God Billboard Independent Albums
The Love Of God
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cracker Barrel | John 3:16/Music Catalogue
8
Thompson Square Thompson Square Billboard Independent Albums
Thompson Square
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Stoney Creek
9
Pharoahe Monch W.A.R. (We Are Renegades) Billboard Independent Albums
W.A.R. (We Are Renegades)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duck Down | W.A.R. Media
10
Intocable 2011 Billboard Independent Albums
2011
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Good I
11
Dropkick Murphys Going Out In Style Billboard Independent Albums
Going Out In Style
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ILG | Born & Bred
12
Protest The Hero Scurrilous Billboard Independent Albums
Scurrilous
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
13
Raekwon Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang Billboard Independent Albums
Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ice H2O
14
Arcade Fire The Suburbs Billboard Independent Albums
The Suburbs
10  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
15
Various Artists Mele O Hawaii: Songs Of Hawaii Billboard Independent Albums
Mele O Hawaii: Songs Of Hawaii
11  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Sony BMG CMG/Hear
16
Various Artists 46th Academy Of Country Music Awards: Exclusive 2011 ACM Spotlight Billboard Independent Albums
46th Academy Of Country Music Awards: Exclusive 2011 ACM Spotlight
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ZinePak
17
Born Of Osiris The Discovery Billboard Independent Albums
The Discovery
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
18
Anthony David As Above So Below  Billboard Independent Albums
As Above So Below
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Purpose
19
Five Finger Death Punch War Is The Answer Billboard Independent Albums
War Is The Answer
13  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
20
Red Until We Have Faces Billboard Independent Albums
Until We Have Faces
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Essential
21
The Civil Wars Barton Hollow Billboard Independent Albums
Barton Hollow
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility
22
Cage The Elephant Thank You Happy Birthday Billboard Independent Albums
Thank You Happy Birthday
14  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | DSP
23
Various Artists 60s Favorites Billboard Independent Albums
60s Favorites
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
24
William Fitzsimmons Gold In The Shadow Billboard Independent Albums
Gold In The Shadow
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk
25
Various Artists 80s Favorites Billboard Independent Albums
80s Favorites
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
26
deadmau5 4X4=12 Billboard Independent Albums
4X4=12
20  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra | mau5trap
27
Various Artists Best Of The 80s Billboard Independent Albums
Best Of The 80s
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
28
A Day To Remember What Separates Me From You Billboard Independent Albums
What Separates Me From You
23  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
29
Various Artists 50s Favorites Billboard Independent Albums
50s Favorites
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
30
Daniel Tosh Happy Thoughts Billboard Independent Albums
Happy Thoughts
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Comedy Central
31
Baby Bash Bashtown Billboard Independent Albums
Bashtown
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Upstairs | Bashtown
32
Cake Showroom Of Compassion Billboard Independent Albums
Showroom Of Compassion
22  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Upbeat
33
William McDowell As We Worship: Live Billboard Independent Albums
As We Worship: Live
34  Last
21  Peak
22  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Delivery Room/Light
34
Straight Line Stitch The Fight Of Our Lives Billboard Independent Albums
The Fight Of Our Lives
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Raging Nations/Good Fight
35
Bright Eyes The People's Key Billboard Independent Albums
The People's Key
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Saddle Creek
36
Various Artists 70s Favorites Billboard Independent Albums
70s Favorites
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
37
Ray Lamontagne And The Pariah Dogs God Willin' & The Creek Don't Rise Billboard Independent Albums
God Willin' & The Creek Don't Rise
28  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
38
Smith Westerns Dye It Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Dye It Blonde
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Possum
39
Social Distortion Hard Times And Nursery Rhymes Billboard Independent Albums
Hard Times And Nursery Rhymes
24  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
40
Motley Crue Greatest Hits Billboard Independent Albums
Greatest Hits
27  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Motley/Eleven Seven
41
Two Door Cinema Club Tourist History Billboard Independent Albums
Tourist History
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
42
Wiz Khalifa Deal Or No Deal Billboard Independent Albums
Deal Or No Deal
32  Last
13  Peak
14  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
iHipHop | Rostrum
43
Children Of Bodom Relentless, Reckless Forever Billboard Independent Albums
Relentless, Reckless Forever
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Spinefarm
44
Trent Reznor And Atticus Ross The Social Network (Soundtrack) Billboard Independent Albums
The Social Network (Soundtrack)
Trent Reznor And Atticus Ross
29  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madison Gate | The Null Corporation
45
PJ Harvey Let England Shake Billboard Independent Albums
Let England Shake
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant | Island/Def Jam
46
J Mascis Several Shades Of Why Billboard Independent Albums
Several Shades Of Why
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
47
Zion I & The Grouch Zion I & The Grouch Are... Heroes In The Healing Of The Nation Billboard Independent Albums
Zion I & The Grouch Are... Heroes In The Healing Of The Nation
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hard Boiled | Z & G
48
Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Billboard Independent Albums
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
38  Last
Peak
97  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
97
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Loyaute
49
The Countdown Kids 50 Silly Songs Billboard Independent Albums
50 Silly Songs
49  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
50
Kurt Vile Smoke Ring For My Halo Billboard Independent Albums
Smoke Ring For My Halo
40  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
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