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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
Mighty Death Pop
Imprint/Promotion Label
Psychopathic
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Insane Clown Posse Mighty Death Pop Billboard Independent Albums
Mighty Death Pop
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:
Psychopathic
2
Yellowcard Southern Air Billboard Independent Albums
Southern Air
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
3
Slightly Stoopid Top Of The World Billboard Independent Albums
Top Of The World
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stoopid
4
Tamela Mann Best Days Billboard Independent Albums
Best Days
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
5
In This Moment Blood Billboard Independent Albums
Blood
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
6
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Independent Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
7
Colt Ford Declaration Of Independence Billboard Independent Albums
Declaration Of Independence
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
8
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Independent Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
131  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
131
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
9
Kottonmouth Kings Mile High Billboard Independent Albums
Mile High
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suburban Noize
10
Blackberry Smoke The Whippoorwill Billboard Independent Albums
The Whippoorwill
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Southern Ground
11
Jason Aldean My Kinda Party Billboard Independent Albums
My Kinda Party
Last
Peak
94  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
94
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
12
Dead Can Dance Anastasis Billboard Independent Albums
Anastasis
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS
13
The Faceless Autotheism Billboard Independent Albums
Autotheism
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
14
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Independent Albums
Boys & Girls
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
15
Steve Vai The Story Of Light Billboard Independent Albums
The Story Of Light
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Favored Nations
16
Soundtrack Project X Billboard Independent Albums
Project X
11  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
17
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Independent Albums
Megalithic Symphony
12  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
18
Soundtrack The Dark Knight Rises Billboard Independent Albums
The Dark Knight Rises
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
19
Testament Dark Roots Of Earth Billboard Independent Albums
Dark Roots Of Earth
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
20
Five Finger Death Punch American Capitalist Billboard Independent Albums
American Capitalist
13  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
21
Pierce The Veil Collide With The Sky Billboard Independent Albums
Collide With The Sky
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
22
The Classic Crime Phoenix Billboard Independent Albums
Phoenix
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Goomba
23
Old Crow Medicine Show Carry Me Back Billboard Independent Albums
Carry Me Back
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
24
David Archuleta Begin. Billboard Independent Albums
Begin.
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Highway
25
Fozzy Sin And Bones Billboard Independent Albums
Sin And Bones
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
26
10 Years Minus The Machine Billboard Independent Albums
Minus The Machine
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ILG | Palehorse
27
The Ramones Opus Collection: Rockaway Beach Billboard Independent Albums
Opus Collection: Rockaway Beach
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Sire/Rhino Custom Products
28
Soundtrack Rock Of Ages Billboard Independent Albums
Rock Of Ages
15  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
29
Bonnie Raitt Slipstream Billboard Independent Albums
Slipstream
20  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Redwing
30
HellYeah Band Of Brothers Billboard Independent Albums
Band Of Brothers
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
31
Texas Hippie Coalition Peacemaker Billboard Independent Albums
Peacemaker
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Carved
32
The Dirty Guv'nahs Somewhere Beneath These Southern Skys Billboard Independent Albums
Somewhere Beneath These Southern Skys
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
33
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros Here Billboard Independent Albums
Here
26  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant | Community
34
Such Gold Misadventures Billboard Independent Albums
Misadventures
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
35
Metric Synthetica Billboard Independent Albums
Synthetica
23  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Metric
36
The Head And The Heart The Head And The Heart Billboard Independent Albums
The Head And The Heart
25  Last
14  Peak
54  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
37
Matisyahu Spark Seeker Billboard Independent Albums
Spark Seeker
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Fallen Sparks
38
Sleeping With Sirens If You Were A Movie, This Would Be Your Soundtrack (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
If You Were A Movie, This Would Be Your Soundtrack (EP)
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
39
Purity Ring Shrines Billboard Independent Albums
Shrines
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
40
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour '12: 2012 Tour Compilation Billboard Independent Albums
Vans Warped Tour '12: 2012 Tour Compilation
30  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
41
Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators Apocalyptic Love Billboard Independent Albums
Apocalyptic Love
33  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dik Hayd
42
Thompson Square Thompson Square Billboard Independent Albums
Thompson Square
24  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Stoney Creek
43
The Smashing Pumpkins Oceania Billboard Independent Albums
Oceania
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Martha's Music
44
Silversun Pickups Neck Of The Woods Billboard Independent Albums
Neck Of The Woods
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
45
Mac Miller Blue Slide Park Billboard Independent Albums
Blue Slide Park
28  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rostrum
46
Marilyn Manson Born Villain Billboard Independent Albums
Born Villain
47  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown | HELL, ETC./Timeless/Shamrock Solutions/Cooking Vinyl
47
Baroness Yellow And Green Billboard Independent Albums
Yellow And Green
44  Last
Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relapse
48
The Dirty Heads Cabin By The Sea Billboard Independent Albums
Cabin By The Sea
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
49
Thousand Foot Krutch The End Is Where We Begin Billboard Independent Albums
The End Is Where We Begin
46  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TFK
50
M83. Hurry Up, We're Dreaming. Billboard Independent Albums
Hurry Up, We're Dreaming.
38  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mute | M83
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