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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
Retrograde
Imprint/Promotion Label
Rise
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Crown The Empire Retrograde Billboard Independent Albums
Retrograde
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
Periphery Periphery III: Select Difficulty Billboard Independent Albums
Periphery III: Select Difficulty
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
3
Blink-182 California Billboard Independent Albums
California
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
4
Keith Sweat Dress To Impress Billboard Independent Albums
Dress To Impress
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Baseline/KDS
5
Relient K Air For Free Billboard Independent Albums
Air For Free
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mono Vs Stereo
6
DJ Drama Quality Street Music 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Quality Street Music 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
7
Hezekiah Walker "Better": Azusa - The Next Generation 2 Billboard Independent Albums
"Better": Azusa - The Next Generation 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Azusa
8
Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Billboard Independent Albums
A Moon Shaped Pool
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
9
Various Artists 2016 Warped Tour Compilation Billboard Independent Albums
2016 Warped Tour Compilation
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
10
Stephen Marley Revelation Part II: The Fruit Of Life Billboard Independent Albums
Revelation Part II: The Fruit Of Life
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ghetto Youths
11
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
12
Revocation Great Is Our Sin Billboard Independent Albums
Great Is Our Sin
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
13
Good Charlotte Youth Authority Billboard Independent Albums
Youth Authority
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | MDDN
14
Despised Icon Beast Billboard Independent Albums
Beast
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
15
Capsize A Reintroduction: The Essence Of All That Surrounds Me Billboard Independent Albums
A Reintroduction: The Essence Of All That Surrounds Me
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision
16
The Dirty Heads Dirty Heads Billboard Independent Albums
Dirty Heads
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
17
Snoop Dogg Coolaid Billboard Independent Albums
Coolaid
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Doggystyle
18
Five Finger Death Punch Got Your Six Billboard Independent Albums
Got Your Six
12  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
19
Us The Duo Just Love Billboard Independent Albums
Just Love
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Alvarado
20
$uicideBoy$ Radical $Uicide (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Radical $Uicide (EP)
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
GS9
21
Phonte & Eric Roberson Tigallerro Billboard Independent Albums
Tigallerro
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Foreign Exchange Music | Blue Erro Soul
22
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
14  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
23
Eric Clapton I Still Do Billboard Independent Albums
I Still Do
13  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Surfdog | Bushbranch
24
(hed) p.e. Forever! Billboard Independent Albums
Forever!
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pavement
25
Felly Young Fel Billboard Independent Albums
Young Fel
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
2273
26
Z-Ro Drankin & Drivin Billboard Independent Albums
Drankin & Drivin
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | One Deep
27
Mindless Behavior #officialMBmusic Billboard Independent Albums
#officialMBmusic
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Conjunction
28
Alabama Shakes Sound & Color Billboard Independent Albums
Sound & Color
15  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
29
Black Crown Initiate Selves We Cannot Forgive Billboard Independent Albums
Selves We Cannot Forgive
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
30
Tonic Lemon Parade Revisited Billboard Independent Albums
Lemon Parade Revisited
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tonic
31
Case/Lang/Veirs Case/Lang/Veirs Billboard Independent Albums
Case/Lang/Veirs
Case/Lang/Veirs
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
32
Forevermore Integral Billboard Independent Albums
Integral
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Solid State
33
7deucedeuce Heat 1 Billboard Independent Albums
Heat 1
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
It's A Way Of Life
34
Euge Groove Still Euge Billboard Independent Albums
Still Euge
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
35
Pierce The Veil Misadventures Billboard Independent Albums
Misadventures
23  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
36
LOCASH The Fighters Billboard Independent Albums
The Fighters
33  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reviver
37
MO3 Shottaz Reloaded Billboard Independent Albums
Shottaz Reloaded
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
38
DJ Mark Farina Mushroom Jazz: Eight Billboard Independent Albums
Mushroom Jazz: Eight
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Innercise
39
Gaelic Storm Matching Sweaters Billboard Independent Albums
Matching Sweaters
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ROAR | Lost Again
40
Danny Gokey Hope In Front Of Me Billboard Independent Albums
Hope In Front Of Me
31  Last
10  Peak
28  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
41
Various Artists Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame Billboard Independent Albums
Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame
19  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play 24/7
42
Flume Skin Billboard Independent Albums
Skin
39  Last
Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Future Classic
43
Siggno Yo Te Esperare Billboard Independent Albums
Yo Te Esperare
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Remex
44
Will Downing Black Pearls Billboard Independent Albums
Black Pearls
16  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
45
Santana Santana IV Billboard Independent Albums
Santana IV
25  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Santana IV
46
Future Fambo Evolve: The Uprise Billboard Independent Albums
Evolve: The Uprise
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blaze Entertainment | Tropic Electric
47
Anderson .Paak Malibu Billboard Independent Albums
Malibu
46  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | OBE/ARTclub/Steel Wool
48
Various Artists Reggae Gold 2016 Billboard Independent Albums
Reggae Gold 2016
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VP
49
Garbage Strange Little Birds Billboard Independent Albums
Strange Little Birds
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Stun Volume
50
HellYeah Unden!able Billboard Independent Albums
Unden!able
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
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