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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
Restoring Force
Imprint/Promotion Label
Rise
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Of Mice & Men Restoring Force Billboard Independent Albums
Restoring Force
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:
Rise
2
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis The Heist Billboard Independent Albums
The Heist
Last
Peak
69  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macklemore
3
Andy Mineo Never Land (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Never Land (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
4
Passenger All The Little Lights Billboard Independent Albums
All The Little Lights
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk | Black Crow
5
David Crosby Croz Billboard Independent Albums
Croz
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Castle
6
Mumford & Sons Babel Billboard Independent Albums
Babel
17  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
7
Arctic Monkeys AM Billboard Independent Albums
AM
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino
8
Isaiah Rashad Cilvia: Demo Billboard Independent Albums
Cilvia: Demo
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg
9
Garth Brooks Blame It All On My Roots: Five Decades Of Influences Billboard Independent Albums
Blame It All On My Roots: Five Decades Of Influences
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
10
Periphery Clear Billboard Independent Albums
Clear
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
11
Jason Aldean Night Train Billboard Independent Albums
Night Train
14  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
12
Childish Gambino Because The Internet Billboard Independent Albums
Because The Internet
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
13
Above & Beyond Acoustic Billboard Independent Albums
Acoustic
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra | Anjunabeats
14
The Lawrence Arms Metropole Billboard Independent Albums
Metropole
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
15
Dum Dum Girls Too True Billboard Independent Albums
Too True
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
16
The Gaslight Anthem The B-Sides Billboard Independent Albums
The B-Sides
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
17
Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires Of The City Billboard Independent Albums
Modern Vampires Of The City
19  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
18
Lindsey Stirling Lindsey Stirling Billboard Independent Albums
Lindsey Stirling
18  Last
Peak
72  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lindseystomp
19
Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings Give The People What They Want Billboard Independent Albums
Give The People What They Want
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Daptone
20
Against Me! Transgender Dysphoria Blues Billboard Independent Albums
Transgender Dysphoria Blues
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Total Treble
21
The Lumineers The Lumineers Billboard Independent Albums
The Lumineers
21  Last
Peak
90  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
90
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
22
Five Finger Death Punch The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell: Volume 2 Billboard Independent Albums
The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell: Volume 2
22  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
23
A Day To Remember Common Courtesy Billboard Independent Albums
Common Courtesy
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADTR
24
You Me At Six Cavalier Youth Billboard Independent Albums
Cavalier Youth
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
25
Queens Of The Stone Age ...Like Clockwork Billboard Independent Albums
...Like Clockwork
39  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
26
Pentatonix PTX: Vol. II Billboard Independent Albums
PTX: Vol. II
48  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madison Gate
27
Lecrae Church Clothes: Vol. 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Church Clothes: Vol. 2
30  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
28
Algebra Blessett Recovery Billboard Independent Albums
Recovery
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Slim Frances/Purpose
29
Hard Working Americans Hard Working Americans Billboard Independent Albums
Hard Working Americans
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Melvin
30
Warpaint Warpaint Billboard Independent Albums
Warpaint
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rough Trade
31
In This Moment Blood Billboard Independent Albums
Blood
20  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
32
Dave Barnes Golden Days Billboard Independent Albums
Golden Days
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
50 Year Plan
33
Various Artists When Jazz Meets Guitar Billboard Independent Albums
When Jazz Meets Guitar
25  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Universal Special Markets
34
Tamela Mann Best Days Billboard Independent Albums
Best Days
36  Last
Peak
77  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
35
CHVRCHES Bones Of What You Believe Billboard Independent Albums
Bones Of What You Believe
31  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Goodbye
36
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Independent Albums
Megalithic Symphony
32  Last
Peak
140  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
140
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
37
Transatlantic Kaleidoscope Billboard Independent Albums
Kaleidoscope
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade | Radiant
38
Five Finger Death Punch The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell: Volume 1 Billboard Independent Albums
The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell: Volume 1
35  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
39
Bring Me The Horizon Sempiternal Billboard Independent Albums
Sempiternal
41  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
40
Soundtrack Despicable ME 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Despicable ME 2
42  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Back Lot
41
Joshua Rogers Unconditional Billboard Independent Albums
Unconditional
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World | Music World Gospel
42
Jason Isbell Southeastern Billboard Independent Albums
Southeastern
37  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Southeastern
43
Iced Earth Plagues Of Babylon Billboard Independent Albums
Plagues Of Babylon
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media | Platinum Dragon
44
Mogwai Rave Tapes Billboard Independent Albums
Rave Tapes
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
45
Parmalee Feels Like Carolina Billboard Independent Albums
Feels Like Carolina
40  Last
Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Stoney Creek
46
The Head And The Heart Let's Be Still Billboard Independent Albums
Let's Be Still
43  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
47
Starbomb Starbomb Billboard Independent Albums
Starbomb
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbomb
48
Hospitality Trouble Billboard Independent Albums
Trouble
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
49
The National Trouble Will Find Me Billboard Independent Albums
Trouble Will Find Me
45  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
50
Chase Rice Ready Set Roll (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Ready Set Roll (EP)
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dack Janiels
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