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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
Universal Pulse
Imprint/Promotion Label
ATO | 311
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
311 Universal Pulse Billboard Independent Albums
Universal Pulse
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:
ATO | 311
2
Jason Aldean My Kinda Party Billboard Independent Albums
My Kinda Party
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
3
Bon Iver Bon Iver Billboard Independent Albums
Bon Iver
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
4
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Independent Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
75  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
75
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

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

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
6
Gillian Welch The Harrow & The Harvest Billboard Independent Albums
The Harrow & The Harvest
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Acony
7
Kottonmouth Kings Sunrise Sessions Billboard Independent Albums
Sunrise Sessions
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suburban Noize
8
Soundtrack Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
9
Chelsea Grin My Damnation Billboard Independent Albums
My Damnation
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie | Artery
10
The Summer Set Everything's Fine Billboard Independent Albums
Everything's Fine
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
11
Washed Out Within And Without Billboard Independent Albums
Within And Without
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
12
Barry Manilow 15 Minutes: Fame... Can You Take It? Billboard Independent Albums
15 Minutes: Fame... Can You Take It?
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stiletto
13
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour '11: 2011 Tour Compilation Billboard Independent Albums
Vans Warped Tour '11: 2011 Tour Compilation
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
14
Fleet Foxes Helplessness Blues Billboard Independent Albums
Helplessness Blues
19  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
15
Attack Attack! Attack Attack! Billboard Independent Albums
Attack Attack!
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
16
Yes Fly From Here Billboard Independent Albums
Fly From Here
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Frontiers
17
Suicide Silence The Black Crown Billboard Independent Albums
The Black Crown
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
18
Brian McKnight Just Me Billboard Independent Albums
Just Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Mr. Solane
19
Various Artists Mud Digger: Volume 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Mud Digger: Volume 2
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
20
The Civil Wars Barton Hollow Billboard Independent Albums
Barton Hollow
21  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility
21
Soundtrack Sucker Punch Billboard Independent Albums
Sucker Punch
24  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
22
My Morning Jacket Circuital Billboard Independent Albums
Circuital
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
23
Various Artists In A Bossa Nova Mood Billboard Independent Albums
In A Bossa Nova Mood
23  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Universal Special Markets
24
The Dangerous Summer War Paint Billboard Independent Albums
War Paint
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
25
Pimp C Still Pimping Billboard Independent Albums
Still Pimping
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot | J Prince/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
26
deadmau5 4X4=12 Billboard Independent Albums
4X4=12
31  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra | mau5trap
27
Colt Ford Every Chance I Get Billboard Independent Albums
Every Chance I Get
28  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes | Full Scope
28
Aaron Lewis Town Line (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Town Line (EP)
29  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
R&J
29
Breathe Carolina Hell Is What You Make It Billboard Independent Albums
Hell Is What You Make It
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
30
Thompson Square Thompson Square Billboard Independent Albums
Thompson Square
26  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Stoney Creek
31
Radiohead The King Of Limbs Billboard Independent Albums
The King Of Limbs
36  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TBD | XL/Ticker Tape
32
Earnest Pugh Earnestly Yours Billboard Independent Albums
Earnestly Yours
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WorldWide | EPM/Blacksmoke
33
Shaggy Summer In Kingston (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Summer In Kingston (EP)
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Megaforce | Ranch
34
The Head And The Heart The Head And The Heart Billboard Independent Albums
The Head And The Heart
34  Last
25  Peak
11  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
35
Matt Nathanson Modern Love Billboard Independent Albums
Modern Love
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Welk | Acrobat/Vanguard
36
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Independent Albums
Megalithic Symphony
42  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
37
Tyler, The Creator Goblin Billboard Independent Albums
Goblin
40  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
38
In Flames Sounds Of A Playground Fading Billboard Independent Albums
Sounds Of A Playground Fading
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
39
Alkaline Trio Damnesia Billboard Independent Albums
Damnesia
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
40
The Countdown Kids 50 Silly Songs Billboard Independent Albums
50 Silly Songs
45  Last
14  Peak
22  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
41
Fair To Midland Arrows & Anchors Billboard Independent Albums
Arrows & Anchors
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
42
Rahsaan Patterson Bleuphoria Billboard Independent Albums
Bleuphoria
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mack Avenue | Artistry
43
Burlap To Cashmere Burlap To Cashmere Billboard Independent Albums
Burlap To Cashmere
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | Essential
44
Arcade Fire The Suburbs Billboard Independent Albums
The Suburbs
Last
Peak
50  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
45
The Countdown Kids 50 Fun Songs For Kids Billboard Independent Albums
50 Fun Songs For Kids
50  Last
15  Peak
16  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
46
A Day To Remember What Separates Me From You Billboard Independent Albums
What Separates Me From You
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
47
Arctic Monkeys Suck It And See Billboard Independent Albums
Suck It And See
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino
48
Asking Alexandria Reckless & Relentless Billboard Independent Albums
Reckless & Relentless
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
49
Flogging Molly Speed Of Darkness Billboard Independent Albums
Speed Of Darkness
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Borstal Beat
50
MellowHype BlackenedWhite Billboard Independent Albums
BlackenedWhite
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Possum
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