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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
They Don't Know
Imprint/Promotion Label
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG

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Play
1
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
2
Die Antwoord Mount Ninji And Da Nice Time Kid Billboard Independent Albums
Mount Ninji And Da Nice Time Kid
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | Zef Recordz
3
Taking Back Sunday Tidal Wave Billboard Independent Albums
Tidal Wave
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
4
Dawes We're All Gonna Die Billboard Independent Albums
We're All Gonna Die
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
HUB
5
Against Me! Shape Shift With Me Billboard Independent Albums
Shape Shift With Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Total Treble
6
Wilco Schmilco Billboard Independent Albums
Schmilco
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | dBpm/Anti-
7
Tamela Mann One Way Billboard Independent Albums
One Way
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
8
A Day To Remember Bad Vibrations Billboard Independent Albums
Bad Vibrations
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADTR
9
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Skeleton Tree Billboard Independent Albums
Skeleton Tree
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | Bad Seed
10
Deborah Silver The Gold Standards Billboard Independent Albums
The Gold Standards
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Deborah Silver
11
The Devil Makes Three Redemption & Ruin Billboard Independent Albums
Redemption & Ruin
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
12
Frank Ocean Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Blonde
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boys Don't Cry
13
Bad Suns Disappear Here Billboard Independent Albums
Disappear Here
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Vagrant
14
Chinx Legends Never Die Billboard Independent Albums
Legends Never Die
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Four Kings/Coke Boys/TRMG
15
George Carlin I Kinda Like It When A Lotta People Die. Billboard Independent Albums
I Kinda Like It When A Lotta People Die.
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MPI Media Group | Eardrum
16
Knocked Loose Laugh Tracks Billboard Independent Albums
Laugh Tracks
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pure Noise
17
Kishi Bashi Sonderlust Billboard Independent Albums
Sonderlust
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Joyful Noise
18
Touche Amore Stage Four Billboard Independent Albums
Stage Four
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
19
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
18  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
20
Blink-182 California Billboard Independent Albums
California
21  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
21
Lindsey Stirling Brave Enough Billboard Independent Albums
Brave Enough
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lindseystomp
22
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
24  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
23
Angel Olsen My Woman Billboard Independent Albums
My Woman
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
24
Hilary Weeks Love Your Life Billboard Independent Albums
Love Your Life
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shadow Mountain
25
Preoccupations Preoccupations Billboard Independent Albums
Preoccupations
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
26
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Independent Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
27
The Devin Townsend Project Transcendence Billboard Independent Albums
Transcendence
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media | HevyDevy/InsideOut
28
Of Mice & Men Cold World Billboard Independent Albums
Cold World
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
29
Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Billboard Independent Albums
A Moon Shaped Pool
28  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
30
Five Finger Death Punch Got Your Six Billboard Independent Albums
Got Your Six
31  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
31
St. Paul & The Broken Bones Sea Of Noise Billboard Independent Albums
Sea Of Noise
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RECORDS
32
ZZ Top Live: Greatest Hits From Around The World Billboard Independent Albums
Live: Greatest Hits From Around The World
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suretone
33
Keith Sweat Dress To Impress Billboard Independent Albums
Dress To Impress
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Baseline/KDS
34
Paul Cardall A New Creation Billboard Independent Albums
A New Creation
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stone Angel
35
Citizens & Saints A Mirror Dimly Billboard Independent Albums
A Mirror Dimly
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gospel Song
36
Breathe Carolina Sleepless (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Sleepless (EP)
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Spinnin'
37
MO3 Shottaz Reloaded Billboard Independent Albums
Shottaz Reloaded
36  Last
22  Peak
14  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
38
Various Artists Action Moves People United Billboard Independent Albums
Action Moves People United
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RJ Productions International
39
Amanda Shires My Piece Of Land Billboard Independent Albums
My Piece Of Land
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
40
Alabama Shakes Sound & Color Billboard Independent Albums
Sound & Color
Last
Peak
74  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
74
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
41
Charles Jenkins Think About These Things Billboard Independent Albums
Think About These Things
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Inspired People
42
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
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
43
Cymbals Eat Guitars Pretty Years Billboard Independent Albums
Pretty Years
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sinderlyn
44
Various Artists Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame Billboard Independent Albums
Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame
46  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play 24/7
45
Cody Jinks I'm Not The Devil Billboard Independent Albums
I'm Not The Devil
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Cody Jinks
46
Whiskey Myers Mud Billboard Independent Albums
Mud
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Wiggy Thump
47
Pierce The Veil Misadventures Billboard Independent Albums
Misadventures
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
48
Z-Ro Drankin & Drivin Billboard Independent Albums
Drankin & Drivin
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | One Deep
49
Norma Jean Polar Similar Billboard Independent Albums
Polar Similar
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Solid State
50
Isaiah Rashad The Sun's Tirade Billboard Independent Albums
The Sun's Tirade
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg
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