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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
28
WEEKS ON CHART
The Heist
Imprint/Promotion Label
Macklemore
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis The Heist Billboard Independent Albums
The Heist
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macklemore
2
Andy Mineo Heroes For Sale Billboard Independent Albums
Heroes For Sale
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:
Reach
3
Sarah Brightman Dreamchaser Billboard Independent Albums
Dreamchaser
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Simha
4
Mumford & Sons Babel Billboard Independent Albums
Babel
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
5
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Independent Albums
The Lumineers
Last
Peak
55  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
6
Ghostface Killah Adrian Younge Presents: Twelve Reasons To Die Billboard Independent Albums
Adrian Younge Presents: Twelve Reasons To Die
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Soul Temple
7
Casey Donahew Band Standoff Billboard Independent Albums
Standoff
Casey Donahew Band
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Almost Country
8
Major Lazer Free The Universe Billboard Independent Albums
Free The Universe
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Secretly Canadian | Mad Decent
9
Jason Aldean Night Train Billboard Independent Albums
Night Train
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
10
Steve Earle & The Dukes (& Duchesses) Low Highway Billboard Independent Albums
Low Highway
Steve Earle & The Dukes (& Duchesses)
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
11
Granger Smith Dirt Road Driveway Billboard Independent Albums
Dirt Road Driveway
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Pioneer
12
The Summer Set Legendary Billboard Independent Albums
Legendary
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
13
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls Billboard Independent Albums
Boys & Girls
18  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
14
Eric Clapton Old Sock Billboard Independent Albums
Old Sock
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Surfdog | Bushbranch
15
Thompson Square Just Feels Good Billboard Independent Albums
Just Feels Good
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Stoney Creek
16
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Independent Albums
Sigh No More
13  Last
Peak
166  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
166
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
17
Tamela Mann Best Days Billboard Independent Albums
Best Days
12  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
18
JJ Grey & MOFRO This River Billboard Independent Albums
This River
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Alligator
19
New Kids On The Block 10 Billboard Independent Albums
10
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boston 5 | The Block
20
Bring Me The Horizon Sempiternal Billboard Independent Albums
Sempiternal
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
21
Dawes Stories Don't End Billboard Independent Albums
Stories Don't End
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
HUB
22
Various Artists The Music Is You: A Tribute To John Denver Billboard Independent Albums
The Music Is You: A Tribute To John Denver
15  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Rocky Mountain Merchandise
23
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Independent Albums
Megalithic Symphony
24  Last
Peak
100  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
100
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
24
N.O.R.E. a.k.a. P.A.P.I. Student Of The Game Billboard Independent Albums
Student Of The Game
N.O.R.E. a.k.a. P.A.P.I.
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Militainment
25
Styles P Float Billboard Independent Albums
Float
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nature Sounds | High Times
26
Lindsey Stirling Lindsey Stirling Billboard Independent Albums
Lindsey Stirling
25  Last
13  Peak
31  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lindseystomp
27
Soundtrack Rock Of Ages Billboard Independent Albums
Rock Of Ages
20  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
28
Soundtrack Oblivion Billboard Independent Albums
Oblivion
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Back Lot
29
Various Artists In Love... With Cole Porter Billboard Independent Albums
In Love... With Cole Porter
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Universal Special Markets
30
The Knife Shaking The Habitual Billboard Independent Albums
Shaking The Habitual
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mute | Rabid/Brille
31
The xx Coexist Billboard Independent Albums
Coexist
39  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks
32
Sevendust Black Out The Sun Billboard Independent Albums
Black Out The Sun
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | 7Bros
33
Kurt Vile Wakin On A Pretty Daze Billboard Independent Albums
Wakin On A Pretty Daze
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
34
Mumford & Sons Live At Bull Moose (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Live At Bull Moose (EP)
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
35
Tame Impala Lonerism Billboard Independent Albums
Lonerism
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Modular
36
Clutch Earth Rocker Billboard Independent Albums
Earth Rocker
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Weathermaker
37
In This Moment Blood Billboard Independent Albums
Blood
40  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
38
Randy Houser How Country Feels Billboard Independent Albums
How Country Feels
37  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Stoney Creek
39
The Thermals Desperate Ground Billboard Independent Albums
Desperate Ground
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Saddle Creek
40
Various Artists Official 2013 Academy Of Country Music Awards 'ZinePak Billboard Independent Albums
Official 2013 Academy Of Country Music Awards 'ZinePak
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ZinePak
41
Alexis Spight L.O.L. Billboard Independent Albums
L.O.L.
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World | Music World Gospel
42
Steven Curtis Chapman Deep Roots Billboard Independent Albums
Deep Roots
38  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cracker Barrel | SCC
43
Phosphorescent Muchacho Billboard Independent Albums
Muchacho
42  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dead Oceans
44
Bullet For My Valentine Temper Temper Billboard Independent Albums
Temper Temper
34  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
45
Shirley Caesar Good God Billboard Independent Albums
Good God
41  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Light
46
Pierce The Veil Collide With The Sky Billboard Independent Albums
Collide With The Sky
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
47
Alkaline Trio My Shame Is True Billboard Independent Albums
My Shame Is True
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Heart & Skull
48
The Black Angels Indigo Meadow Billboard Independent Albums
Indigo Meadow
32  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Horizon
49
Cold War Kids Dear Miss Lonelyhearts Billboard Independent Albums
Dear Miss Lonelyhearts
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown
50
Drowning Pool Resilience Billboard Independent Albums
Resilience
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
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