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Sales Data = INDEPENDENT ALBUMS
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
Found In Far Away Places
Imprint/Promotion Label
Fearless
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
August Burns Red Found In Far Away Places Billboard Independent Albums
Found In Far Away Places
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:
Fearless
2
Soundtrack Magic Mike XXL Billboard Independent Albums
Magic Mike XXL
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
3
Slightly Stoopid Meanwhile... Back At The Lab Billboard Independent Albums
Meanwhile... Back At The Lab
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stoopid
4
Bassnectar Into The Sun Billboard Independent Albums
Into The Sun
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Amorphous
5
Failure The Heart Is A Monster Billboard Independent Albums
The Heart Is A Monster
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Failure
6
Jason Aldean Old Boots, New Dirt Billboard Independent Albums
Old Boots, New Dirt
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
7
Alabama Shakes Sound & Color Billboard Independent Albums
Sound & Color
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
8
Senses Fail Pull The Thorns From Your Heart Billboard Independent Albums
Pull The Thorns From Your Heart
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pure Noise
9
Various Artists 2015 Warped Tour Compilation Billboard Independent Albums
2015 Warped Tour Compilation
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
10
Refused Freedom Billboard Independent Albums
Freedom
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
11
Being As An Ocean Being As An Ocean Billboard Independent Albums
Being As An Ocean
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
InVogue
12
Stevie Stone Malta Bend Billboard Independent Albums
Malta Bend
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
13
The Lacs Outlaw In Me Billboard Independent Albums
Outlaw In Me
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes | BackRoad
14
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
15
Chase Rice Ignite The Night Billboard Independent Albums
Ignite The Night
15  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dack Janiels | Columbia Nashville
16
Fronzilla Party People's Anthem Billboard Independent Albums
Party People's Anthem
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie | Artery
17
Third Eye Blind Dopamine Billboard Independent Albums
Dopamine
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mega Collider
18
Good Old War Broken Into Better Shape Billboard Independent Albums
Broken Into Better Shape
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk
19
Major Lazer Peace Is The Mission Billboard Independent Albums
Peace Is The Mission
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mad Decent
20
Jamie xx In Colour Billboard Independent Albums
In Colour
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks
21
Lyfe Jennings Tree Of Lyfe Billboard Independent Albums
Tree Of Lyfe
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels
22
Tech N9ne Special Effects Billboard Independent Albums
Special Effects
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
23
AWOLNATION Run Billboard Independent Albums
Run
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
24
Bilal In Another Life Billboard Independent Albums
In Another Life
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Purpose
25
Courtney Barnett Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit. Billboard Independent Albums
Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit.
25  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Milk!/House Anxiety/Marathon Artists
26
ODESZA In Return Billboard Independent Albums
In Return
29  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Counter | Foreign Family Collective
27
Dr. F. James Clark And The Shalom Church (City Of Peace) Mass Choir Simply Amazing Billboard Independent Albums
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
City Of Peace
28
Desaparecidos Payola Billboard Independent Albums
Payola
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
29
High On Fire Luminiferous Billboard Independent Albums
Luminiferous
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
30
Alina Baraz & Galimatias Urban Flora Billboard Independent Albums
Urban Flora
22  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Ultra
31
The Willis Clan Heaven Billboard Independent Albums
Heaven
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Willis Clan
32
Lecrae Anomaly Billboard Independent Albums
Anomaly
40  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
33
Various Artists Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame Billboard Independent Albums
Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame
35  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play 24/7
34
Glass Animals Zaba Billboard Independent Albums
Zaba
16  Last
16  Peak
22  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harvest | Wolf Tone
35
Man Overboard Heavy Love Billboard Independent Albums
Heavy Love
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
36
Matt Pond PA State Of Gold Billboard Independent Albums
State Of Gold
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Doghouse
37
Sufjan Stevens Carrie & Lowell Billboard Independent Albums
Carrie & Lowell
36  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asthmatic Kitty
38
Lindsey Stirling Shatter Me Billboard Independent Albums
Shatter Me
31  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lindseystomp
39
All Time Low Future Hearts Billboard Independent Albums
Future Hearts
34  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
40
FUTURISTIC The Rise Billboard Independent Albums
The Rise
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The R Music Group | Futuristic
41
Anthony Raneri Sorry State Of Mind (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Sorry State Of Mind (EP)
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
42
Dawes All Your Favorite Bands Billboard Independent Albums
All Your Favorite Bands
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
HUB
43
Aranda Not The Same Billboard Independent Albums
Not The Same
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
44
Dustin Lynch Where It's At Billboard Independent Albums
Where It's At
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
45
Rickie Lee Jones the other side of DESIRE Billboard Independent Albums
the other side of DESIRE
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | TOSOD
46
Bonnie McKee Bombastic (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Bombastic (EP)
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bonnie McKee
47
Lonnie Hunter Featuring Structure #GETITDONE Billboard Independent Albums
#GETITDONE
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Taseis | Tyscot
48
Violet Chachki Gagged (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Gagged (EP)
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Producer Entertainment Group | Sidecar
49
Sturgill Simpson Metamodern Sounds In Country Music Billboard Independent Albums
Metamodern Sounds In Country Music
44  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | High Top Mountain
50
Sleeping With Sirens Madness Billboard Independent Albums
Madness
47  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
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