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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
11 Short Stories Of Pain & Glory
Imprint/Promotion Label
Born & Bred | Dropkick Murphys
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Dropkick Murphys 11 Short Stories Of Pain & Glory Billboard Independent Albums
11 Short Stories Of Pain & Glory
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:
Born & Bred | Dropkick Murphys
2
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
3
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
4
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
5
Pink Guy Pink Season Billboard Independent Albums
Pink Season
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pink Records
6
Ice Nine Kills Safe Is Just A Shadow (Re-Shadowed And Re-Recorded) Billboard Independent Albums
Safe Is Just A Shadow (Re-Shadowed And Re-Recorded)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ice Nine Kills
7
Garth Brooks Gunslinger Billboard Independent Albums
Gunslinger
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
8
Run The Jewels Run The Jewels 3 Billboard Independent Albums
Run The Jewels 3
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Run The Jewels
9
Nine Inch Nails Not The Actual Events (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Not The Actual Events (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Null Corporation
10
Bon Iver 22, A Million Billboard Independent Albums
22, A Million
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
11
Tech N9ne The Storm Billboard Independent Albums
The Storm
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
12
Blink-182 California Billboard Independent Albums
California
19  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
13
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
11  Last
Peak
86  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
86
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
14
Joe #MYNAMEISJOETHOMAS Billboard Independent Albums
#MYNAMEISJOETHOMAS
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Plaid Takeover
15
You Me At Six Night People Billboard Independent Albums
Night People
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Infectious
16
Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool Billboard Independent Albums
A Moon Shaped Pool
10  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
17
Anderson .Paak Malibu Billboard Independent Albums
Malibu
18  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | OBE/ARTclub/Steel Wool
18
Nightwish Vehicle Of Spirit: Live At Wembley Arena, London/Ratina Stadion, Tampere + Billboard Independent Albums
Vehicle Of Spirit: Live At Wembley Arena, London/Ratina Stadion, Tampere +
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
19
Brian Eno Reflection Billboard Independent Albums
Reflection
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp | Opal
20
Five Finger Death Punch Got Your Six Billboard Independent Albums
Got Your Six
14  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
21
Lindsey Stirling Brave Enough Billboard Independent Albums
Brave Enough
20  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lindseystomp
22
Gone Is Gone Echolocation Billboard Independent Albums
Echolocation
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise | Black Dune
23
NCT 127 LIMITLESS: The 2nd Mini Album (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
LIMITLESS: The 2nd Mini Album (EP)
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SM
24
Devin Shelton Sensation Billboard Independent Albums
Sensation
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BC Music
25
Cody Jinks I'm Not The Devil Billboard Independent Albums
I'm Not The Devil
38  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Cody Jinks
26
Power Music Workout 55 Smash Hits! - Running Remixes, Vol. 3 Billboard Independent Albums
55 Smash Hits! - Running Remixes, Vol. 3
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Power Music
27
AmaLee Nostalgia Billboard Independent Albums
Nostalgia
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Leegion Creative
28
John Prine For Better, Or Worse Billboard Independent Albums
For Better, Or Worse
43  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Oh Boy
29
Van Morrison Keep Me Singing Billboard Independent Albums
Keep Me Singing
35  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Exile
30
Frank Ocean Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Blonde
21  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boys Don't Cry
31
Garth Brooks The Ultimate Collection Billboard Independent Albums
The Ultimate Collection
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
32
Tamela Mann One Way Billboard Independent Albums
One Way
28  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
33
Don Chief The Return Of Chief Lucas Billboard Independent Albums
The Return Of Chief Lucas
36  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Eat Greedy
34
B.o.B Elements: Water Fire Earth Air Billboard Independent Albums
Elements: Water Fire Earth Air
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Genre
35
Angel Olsen My Woman Billboard Independent Albums
My Woman
23  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
36
MO3 4 Indictments Billboard Independent Albums
4 Indictments
42  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
37
21 Savage & Metro Boomin Savage Mode Billboard Independent Albums
Savage Mode
21 Savage & Metro Boomin
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slaughter Gang
38
Soundtrack Undertale Billboard Independent Albums
Undertale
27  Last
21  Peak
11  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
iam8bit | Materia Collective
39
Glass Animals How To Be A Human Being Billboard Independent Albums
How To Be A Human Being
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harvest | Wolf Tone
40
A Day To Remember Bad Vibrations Billboard Independent Albums
Bad Vibrations
30  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADTR
41
Keith Sweat Dress To Impress Billboard Independent Albums
Dress To Impress
44  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Baseline/KDS
42
Various Artists CMA Awards 50 ZinePak Billboard Independent Albums
CMA Awards 50 ZinePak
34  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ZinePak | CMA
43
MO3 Shottaz Reloaded Billboard Independent Albums
Shottaz Reloaded
Last
22  Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
44
Celtic Woman Featuring The Orchestra Of Ireland Voices Of Angels Billboard Independent Albums
Voices Of Angels
Celtic Woman Featuring The Orchestra Of Ireland
37  Last
Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Manhattan
45
Alluvial The Deep Longing For Annihilation Billboard Independent Albums
The Deep Longing For Annihilation
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Alluvial
46
Brian Puspos S.L.A.B. EP: Slow Love And Bangin' Billboard Independent Albums
S.L.A.B. EP: Slow Love And Bangin'
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CXSHXNLY
47
Car Seat Headrest Teens Of Denial Billboard Independent Albums
Teens Of Denial
26  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
48
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Independent Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
25  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
49
Daya Sit Still, Look Pretty Billboard Independent Albums
Sit Still, Look Pretty
24  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artbeatz
50
Trip Lee The Waiting Room Billboard Independent Albums
The Waiting Room
31  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
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