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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
6
WEEKS AT NO. 1
6
WEEKS ON CHART
Night Train
Imprint/Promotion Label
BBMG | Broken Bow
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Jason Aldean Night Train Billboard Independent Albums
Night Train
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
2
Mumford & Sons Babel Billboard Independent Albums
Babel
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
3
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Independent Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
4
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Independent Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
145  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
145
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
5
Various Artists Under The Mistletoe Billboard Independent Albums
Under The Mistletoe
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Universal Special Markets
6
Lecrae Gravity Billboard Independent Albums
Gravity
26  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infinity | Reach
7
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis The Heist Billboard Independent Albums
The Heist
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macklemore
8
Crown The Empire The Fallout Billboard Independent Albums
The Fallout
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
9
Woe, Is Me Genesi[s] Billboard Independent Albums
Genesi[s]
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise | Velocity
10
Soundtrack Rock Of Ages Billboard Independent Albums
Rock Of Ages
17  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
11
Pentatonix PTXmas (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
PTXmas (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madison Gate
12
deadmau5 Album Title Goes Here Billboard Independent Albums
Album Title Goes Here
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra | mau5trap
13
Motionless In White Infamous Billboard Independent Albums
Infamous
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
14
Tamela Mann Best Days Billboard Independent Albums
Best Days
18  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
15
All That Remains A War You Cannot Win Billboard Independent Albums
A War You Cannot Win
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
16
Uncle Kracker Midnight Special Billboard Independent Albums
Midnight Special
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Welk | Sugar Hill
17
The xx Coexist Billboard Independent Albums
Coexist
22  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks
18
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Independent Albums
Megalithic Symphony
20  Last
Peak
79  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
19
Sufjan Stevens Silver & Gold Billboard Independent Albums
Silver & Gold
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asthmatic Kitty
20
In This Moment Blood Billboard Independent Albums
Blood
21  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
21
Various Artists Punk Goes Pop: Volume 5 Billboard Independent Albums
Punk Goes Pop: Volume 5
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
22
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Independent Albums
Boys & Girls
25  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
23
Issues Black Diamonds (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Black Diamonds (EP)
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise | Velocity
24
The Head And The Heart The Head And The Heart Billboard Independent Albums
The Head And The Heart
Last
14  Peak
60  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
25
The Civil Wars Barton Hollow Billboard Independent Albums
Barton Hollow
23  Last
Peak
92  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
92
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility
26
O.A.R. Live On Red Rocks Billboard Independent Albums
Live On Red Rocks
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up | Black Rock
27
Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit Live From Alabama Billboard Independent Albums
Live From Alabama
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lightning Rod
28
Tame Impala Lonerism Billboard Independent Albums
Lonerism
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Modular
29
Styles P The World's Most Hardest MC Project Billboard Independent Albums
The World's Most Hardest MC Project
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | D-Block
30
Travis Barker & YelaWolf Psycho White (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Psycho White (EP)
Travis Barker & YelaWolf
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Killer | LaSalle
31
Five Finger Death Punch American Capitalist Billboard Independent Albums
American Capitalist
38  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
32
Dustin Lynch Dustin Lynch Billboard Independent Albums
Dustin Lynch
32  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
33
Colt Ford Declaration Of Independence Billboard Independent Albums
Declaration Of Independence
31  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
34
Jet Life Jet World Order 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Jet World Order 2
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
iHipHop
35
Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators Apocalyptic Love Billboard Independent Albums
Apocalyptic Love
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dik Hayd
36
Dethklok Metalocalypse: Dethalbum III (Soundtrack) Billboard Independent Albums
Metalocalypse: Dethalbum III (Soundtrack)
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
[adult swim] | Williams Street
37
All Time Low Don't Panic Billboard Independent Albums
Don't Panic
43  Last
Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
38
Tech N9ne E.B.A.H. / Boiling Point: K.O.D. Collection Billboard Independent Albums
E.B.A.H. / Boiling Point: K.O.D. Collection
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange
39
Bad Brains Into The Future Billboard Independent Albums
Into The Future
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Megaforce
40
Richard Marx Christmas Spirit Billboard Independent Albums
Christmas Spirit
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TourDForce | Zanzibar
41
Soundtrack The Dark Knight Rises Billboard Independent Albums
The Dark Knight Rises
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
42
Coheed And Cambria The Afterman: Ascension Billboard Independent Albums
The Afterman: Ascension
42  Last
Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hundred Handed | Everything Evil/Ambassador
43
The Departed Adventus Billboard Independent Albums
Adventus
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Underground Sound
44
Various Artists 40 Classic Childrens Christmas Songs And Carols For Kids Of All Ages! Billboard Independent Albums
40 Classic Childrens Christmas Songs And Carols For Kids Of All Ages!
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
March60
45
Lindsey Stirling Lindsey Stirling Billboard Independent Albums
Lindsey Stirling
41  Last
20  Peak
10  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lindseystomp
46
Graham Parker And The Rumour Three Chords Good Billboard Independent Albums
Three Chords Good
Graham Parker And The Rumour
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Primary Graham
47
Various Artists God So Loved Billboard Independent Albums
God So Loved
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lucid
48
As I Lay Dying Awakened Billboard Independent Albums
Awakened
44  Last
Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
49
Megan And Liz Bad For Me (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Bad For Me (EP)
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Collective Sounds
50
Soundtrack Halo 4 Billboard Independent Albums
Halo 4
34  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The End | Microsoft Games Studio/343 Industries/7Hz
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