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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
They Don't Know
Imprint/Promotion Label
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
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:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
2
Wilco Schmilco Billboard Independent Albums
Schmilco
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | dBpm/Anti-
3
Of Mice & Men Cold World Billboard Independent Albums
Cold World
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
4
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Skeleton Tree Billboard Independent Albums
Skeleton Tree
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | Bad Seed
5
A Day To Remember Bad Vibrations Billboard Independent Albums
Bad Vibrations
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADTR
6
The Dear Hunter Act V: Hymns With The Devil In Confessional Billboard Independent Albums
Act V: Hymns With The Devil In Confessional
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision | Cave And Canary Goods
7
Tamela Mann One Way Billboard Independent Albums
One Way
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
8
All Time Low Straight To DVD II: Past, Present And Future Hearts Billboard Independent Albums
Straight To DVD II: Past, Present And Future Hearts
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
9
St. Paul & The Broken Bones Sea Of Noise Billboard Independent Albums
Sea Of Noise
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RECORDS
10
Frank Ocean Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Blonde
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boys Don't Cry
11
Norma Jean Polar Similar Billboard Independent Albums
Polar Similar
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Solid State
12
Whiskey Myers Mud Billboard Independent Albums
Mud
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Wiggy Thump
13
Lindsey Stirling Brave Enough Billboard Independent Albums
Brave Enough
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lindseystomp
14
The Devin Townsend Project Transcendence Billboard Independent Albums
Transcendence
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media | HevyDevy/InsideOut
15
ZZ Top Live: Greatest Hits From Around The World Billboard Independent Albums
Live: Greatest Hits From Around The World
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suretone
16
Anthony Green Pixie Queen Billboard Independent Albums
Pixie Queen
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Memory Music
17
Chely Wright I Am The Rain Billboard Independent Albums
I Am The Rain
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Painted Red
18
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
11  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
19
Angel Olsen My Woman Billboard Independent Albums
My Woman
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
20
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Independent Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
21
Blink-182 California Billboard Independent Albums
California
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
22
Okkervil River Away Billboard Independent Albums
Away
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
23
KT Tunstall KIN Billboard Independent Albums
KIN
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Jaydone
24
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
Last
Peak
69  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
25
Jacob Whitesides Why? Billboard Independent Albums
Why?
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Double U
26
Teenage Fanclub Here Billboard Independent Albums
Here
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
27
Karmin Leo Rising Billboard Independent Albums
Leo Rising
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Checkbook
28
Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Billboard Independent Albums
A Moon Shaped Pool
15  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
29
Isaiah Rashad The Sun's Tirade Billboard Independent Albums
The Sun's Tirade
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg
30
Clipping. Splendor & Misery Billboard Independent Albums
Splendor & Misery
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
31
Five Finger Death Punch Got Your Six Billboard Independent Albums
Got Your Six
19  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
32
Keith Sweat Dress To Impress Billboard Independent Albums
Dress To Impress
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Baseline/KDS
33
This Wild Life Low Tides Billboard Independent Albums
Low Tides
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
34
Glass Animals How To Be A Human Being Billboard Independent Albums
How To Be A Human Being
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harvest | Wolf Tone
35
Joey Alexander Countdown Billboard Independent Albums
Countdown
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motema
36
MO3 Shottaz Reloaded Billboard Independent Albums
Shottaz Reloaded
22  Last
22  Peak
13  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
37
Allah-Las Calico Review Billboard Independent Albums
Calico Review
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kemado | Mexican Summer
38
Artifex Pereo Passengers Billboard Independent Albums
Passengers
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tooth & Nail
39
Ingrid Michaelson It Doesn't Have To Make Sense Billboard Independent Albums
It Doesn't Have To Make Sense
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cabin 24
40
Prophets Of Rage The Party's Over (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
The Party's Over (EP)
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prophets Of Rage
41
Various Artists Mud Digger, Volume 7 Billboard Independent Albums
Mud Digger, Volume 7
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
42
GAWVI Holding Hue (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Holding Hue (EP)
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
43
Rev Theory The Revelation Billboard Independent Albums
The Revelation
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media | Another Century
44
MOBB The MOBB (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
The MOBB (EP)
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
YG
45
Casey Donahew All Night Party Billboard Independent Albums
All Night Party
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Almost Country
46
Various Artists Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame Billboard Independent Albums
Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame
24  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play 24/7
47
Macy Gray Stripped Billboard Independent Albums
Stripped
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chesky
48
Dave Hollister The Manuscript Billboard Independent Albums
The Manuscript
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
49
Sandra McCracken God's Highway Billboard Independent Albums
God's Highway
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Towhee
50
All Sons & Daughters Poets & Saints Billboard Independent Albums
Poets & Saints
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Integrity
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