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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
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
7
WEEKS ON CHART
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1
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
2
Pink Guy Pink Season Billboard Independent Albums
Pink Season
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:
Pink Records
3
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
4
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
5
Run The Jewels Run The Jewels 3 Billboard Independent Albums
Run The Jewels 3
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Run The Jewels
6
Garth Brooks Gunslinger Billboard Independent Albums
Gunslinger
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
7
Nine Inch Nails Not The Actual Events (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Not The Actual Events (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Null Corporation
8
Bon Iver 22, A Million Billboard Independent Albums
22, A Million
12  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
9
Tech N9ne The Storm Billboard Independent Albums
The Storm
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
10
Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Billboard Independent Albums
A Moon Shaped Pool
16  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
11
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
14  Last
Peak
85  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
85
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
12
Austin Mahone ForMe+You Billboard Independent Albums
ForMe+You
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | A.M. Music
13
Joe #MYNAMEISJOETHOMAS Billboard Independent Albums
#MYNAMEISJOETHOMAS
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Plaid Takeover
14
Five Finger Death Punch Got Your Six Billboard Independent Albums
Got Your Six
15  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
15
Garth Brooks The Ultimate Collection Billboard Independent Albums
The Ultimate Collection
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
16
Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood Christmas Together Billboard Independent Albums
Christmas Together
Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl | Gwendolyn
17
Brian Eno Reflection Billboard Independent Albums
Reflection
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp | Opal
18
Anderson .Paak Malibu Billboard Independent Albums
Malibu
31  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | OBE/ARTclub/Steel Wool
19
Blink-182 California Billboard Independent Albums
California
17  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
20
Lindsey Stirling Brave Enough Billboard Independent Albums
Brave Enough
18  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lindseystomp
21
Frank Ocean Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Blonde
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boys Don't Cry
22
Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood Christmas Together / Gunslinger Billboard Independent Albums
Christmas Together / Gunslinger
Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gwendolyn/Pearl
23
Angel Olsen My Woman Billboard Independent Albums
My Woman
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
24
Daya Sit Still, Look Pretty Billboard Independent Albums
Sit Still, Look Pretty
25  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artbeatz
25
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Independent Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
50  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
26
Car Seat Headrest Teens Of Denial Billboard Independent Albums
Teens Of Denial
35  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
27
Soundtrack Undertale Billboard Independent Albums
Undertale
21  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
iam8bit | Materia Collective
28
Tamela Mann One Way Billboard Independent Albums
One Way
28  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
29
21 Savage & Metro Boomin Savage Mode Billboard Independent Albums
Savage Mode
21 Savage & Metro Boomin
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slaughter Gang
30
A Day To Remember Bad Vibrations Billboard Independent Albums
Bad Vibrations
29  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADTR
31
Trip Lee The Waiting Room Billboard Independent Albums
The Waiting Room
34  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
32
Testament Brotherhood Of The Snake Billboard Independent Albums
Brotherhood Of The Snake
41  Last
Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
33
Glass Animals How To Be A Human Being Billboard Independent Albums
How To Be A Human Being
42  Last
Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harvest | Wolf Tone
34
Various Artists CMA Awards 50 ZinePak Billboard Independent Albums
CMA Awards 50 ZinePak
22  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ZinePak | CMA
35
Van Morrison Keep Me Singing Billboard Independent Albums
Keep Me Singing
26  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Exile
36
Don Chief The Return Of Chief Lucas Billboard Independent Albums
The Return Of Chief Lucas
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Eat Greedy
37
Celtic Woman Featuring The Orchestra Of Ireland Voices Of Angels Billboard Independent Albums
Voices Of Angels
Celtic Woman Featuring The Orchestra Of Ireland
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Manhattan
38
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
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Cody Jinks
39
Sixx: A.M. Prayers For The Blessed, Vol. 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Prayers For The Blessed, Vol. 2
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
40
Danny Brown Atrocity Exhibition Billboard Independent Albums
Atrocity Exhibition
44  Last
Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp
41
Margo Price Midwest Farmer's Daughter Billboard Independent Albums
Midwest Farmer's Daughter
Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Third Man
42
MO3 4 Indictments Billboard Independent Albums
4 Indictments
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
43
John Prine For Better, Or Worse Billboard Independent Albums
For Better, Or Worse
49  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Oh Boy
44
Keith Sweat Dress To Impress Billboard Independent Albums
Dress To Impress
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Baseline/KDS
45
Soundtrack Stranger Things, Volume One Billboard Independent Albums
Stranger Things, Volume One
46  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lakeshore | Netflix
46
Drive-By Truckers American Band Billboard Independent Albums
American Band
48  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
47
Soundtrack Oh! Sketra!!! Yuri!!! On Ice / Original Skate Song Collection Billboard Independent Albums
Oh! Sketra!!! Yuri!!! On Ice / Original Skate Song Collection
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Avex | Avex Pictures
48
Various Artists JC Caylen: Neptones III: The Final Chapter  Billboard Independent Albums
JC Caylen: Neptones III: The Final Chapter
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Heard Well
49
Various Artists De Puerto Rico Para El Mundo Billboard Independent Albums
De Puerto Rico Para El Mundo
47  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Popular
50
Blackberry Smoke Like An Arrow Billboard Independent Albums
Like An Arrow
45  Last
Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | 3 Legged Records
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