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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
Front Row Seat
Imprint/Promotion Label
Thirty Tigers | Pretty Damn Tough
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Josh Abbott Band Front Row Seat Billboard Independent Albums
Front Row Seat
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:
Thirty Tigers | Pretty Damn Tough
2
Grimes Art Angels Billboard Independent Albums
Art Angels
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
3
Def Leppard Def Leppard Billboard Independent Albums
Def Leppard
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mailboat | Bludgeon Riffola
4
Deitrick Haddon Masterpiece Billboard Independent Albums
Masterpiece
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Releve/DHVisions
5
Angie Stone Dream Billboard Independent Albums
Dream
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie | Conjunction/Top Notch
6
Lalah Hathaway Live Billboard Independent Albums
Live
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Hathaway
7
Janet Unbreakable Billboard Independent Albums
Unbreakable
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Rhythm Nation
8
Five Finger Death Punch Got Your Six Billboard Independent Albums
Got Your Six
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
9
The Game The Documentary 2 Billboard Independent Albums
The Documentary 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
10
Devil You Know They Bleed Red Billboard Independent Albums
They Bleed Red
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
11
The Game The Documentary 2.5 Billboard Independent Albums
The Documentary 2.5
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
12
Puscifer Money $hot Billboard Independent Albums
Money $hot
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Puscifer
13
Iron Maiden The Book Of Souls Billboard Independent Albums
The Book Of Souls
32  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Iron Maiden/Sanctuary
14
Alabama Southern Drawl Billboard Independent Albums
Southern Drawl
31  Last
Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | TGA
15
Jason Aldean Old Boots, New Dirt Billboard Independent Albums
Old Boots, New Dirt
20  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Broken Bow
16
Tyrese Black Rose Billboard Independent Albums
Black Rose
22  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Voltron Recordz
17
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
19  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
18
DJ Khaled I Changed A Lot Billboard Independent Albums
I Changed A Lot
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | We The Best
19
Alabama Shakes Sound & Color Billboard Independent Albums
Sound & Color
26  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
20
Joanna Newsom Divers Billboard Independent Albums
Divers
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drag City
21
Beach House Thank Your Lucky Stars Billboard Independent Albums
Thank Your Lucky Stars
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
22
Talib Kweli / 9th Woonder Indie 500 Billboard Independent Albums
Indie 500
Talib Kweli / 9th Woonder
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jamla/Javotti Media
23
EL VY Return To The Moon Billboard Independent Albums
Return To The Moon
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
24
Shakila 11 : 11 City Of Love Billboard Independent Albums
11 : 11 City Of Love
47  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shakila
25
Brandi Carlile The Firewatcher's Daughter Billboard Independent Albums
The Firewatcher's Daughter
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
26
Lettuce Crush Billboard Independent Albums
Crush
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lettuce
27
ODESZA In Return Billboard Independent Albums
In Return
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Counter | Foreign Family Collective
28
Slayer Repentless Billboard Independent Albums
Repentless
39  Last
Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
29
Escape The Fate Hate Me Billboard Independent Albums
Hate Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
30
Colt Ford Answer To No One: The Colt Ford Classics Billboard Independent Albums
Answer To No One: The Colt Ford Classics
29  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
31
Cecile McLorin Salvant For One To Love Billboard Independent Albums
For One To Love
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mack Avenue
32
Drive-By Truckers It's Great To Be Alive! Billboard Independent Albums
It's Great To Be Alive!
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | DBT
33
Clutch Psychic Warfare Billboard Independent Albums
Psychic Warfare
38  Last
Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Weathermaker
34
Joe Douglass & Spirit Of Praise The Great I Am Billboard Independent Albums
The Great I Am
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JDI
35
Shakila Treasure Within (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Treasure Within (EP)
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shakila
36
Carla Morrison Amor Supremo Billboard Independent Albums
Amor Supremo
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cosmica
37
Redneck Souljers Firewater Billboard Independent Albums
Firewater
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play Make Believe
38
Soundtrack Fallout 4: Original Game Soundtrack Billboard Independent Albums
Fallout 4: Original Game Soundtrack
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethesda
39
Anthony Brown & group therAPy Everyday Jesus Billboard Independent Albums
Everyday Jesus
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
GoDigiPath | Key Of A/Vman/Tyscot
40
The Dead Weather Dodge And Burn Billboard Independent Albums
Dodge And Burn
40  Last
Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Third Man
41
Soundtrack Magic Mike XXL Billboard Independent Albums
Magic Mike XXL
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
42
Jason Isbell Something More Than Free Billboard Independent Albums
Something More Than Free
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Southeastern
43
Beach House Depression Cherry Billboard Independent Albums
Depression Cherry
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
44
Andy Mineo Uncomfortable Billboard Independent Albums
Uncomfortable
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
45
Major Lazer Peace Is The Mission Billboard Independent Albums
Peace Is The Mission
42  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mad Decent
46
The Brian Setzer Orchestra Rockin' Rudolph Billboard Independent Albums
Rockin' Rudolph
The Brian Setzer Orchestra
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Surfdog
47
City And Colour If I Should Go Before You Billboard Independent Albums
If I Should Go Before You
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dine Alone
48
Sevendust Kill The Flaw Billboard Independent Albums
Kill The Flaw
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
7Bros
49
Chase Rice Ignite The Night Billboard Independent Albums
Ignite The Night
Last
Peak
64  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dack Janiels | Columbia Nashville
50
Various Artists Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame Billboard Independent Albums
Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame
Last
24  Peak
15  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
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