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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
This Old Dog
Imprint/Promotion Label
Captured Tracks
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Mac DeMarco This Old Dog Billboard Independent Albums
This Old Dog
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:
Captured Tracks
2
At The Drive-In In-Ter A-Li-A Billboard Independent Albums
In-Ter A-Li-A
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
3
Slowdive Slowdive Billboard Independent Albums
Slowdive
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dead Oceans
4
Blondie Pollinator Billboard Independent Albums
Pollinator
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Noble ID
5
Colt Ford Love Hope Faith Billboard Independent Albums
Love Hope Faith
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
6
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
7
The Afghan Whigs In Spades Billboard Independent Albums
In Spades
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
8
Brother Ali All The Beauty In This Whole Life Billboard Independent Albums
All The Beauty In This Whole Life
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhymesayers
9
Upchurch Son Of The South Billboard Independent Albums
Son Of The South
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Redneck Nation
10
Patti LaBelle BEL Hommage Billboard Independent Albums
BEL Hommage
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
GPE
11
Ryan Upchurch Summer Love (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Summer Love (EP)
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Redneck Nation
12
A Lot Like Birds Divisi Billboard Independent Albums
Divisi
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision
13
Perfume Genius No Shape Billboard Independent Albums
No Shape
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
14
Wrekonize Into The Further Billboard Independent Albums
Into The Further
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
15
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Lovely Creatures: The Best Of Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds (1984-2014) Billboard Independent Albums
Lovely Creatures: The Best Of Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds (1984-2014)
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Mute
16
Flobots Noenemies Billboard Independent Albums
Noenemies
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Flobots
17
John Moreland Big Bad Luv Billboard Independent Albums
Big Bad Luv
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
18
Chris Robinson Brotherhood Betty's Self-Rising Southern Blends, Vol. 3 Billboard Independent Albums
Betty's Self-Rising Southern Blends, Vol. 3
Chris Robinson Brotherhood
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Silver Arrow
19
LP Lost On You Billboard Independent Albums
Lost On You
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Vagrant
20
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
21
MO3 Gangsta Love, Part I Billboard Independent Albums
Gangsta Love, Part I
19  Last
14  Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
22
Slaughter To Prevail Misery Sermon Billboard Independent Albums
Misery Sermon
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
23
Ayreon The Source Billboard Independent Albums
The Source
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MLG | Music Theories
24
Father John Misty Pure Comedy Billboard Independent Albums
Pure Comedy
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
25
MO3 4 Indictments Billboard Independent Albums
4 Indictments
20  Last
13  Peak
23  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
26
Full Of Hell Trumpeting Ecstasy Billboard Independent Albums
Trumpeting Ecstasy
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profound Lore
27
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
11  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
28
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
15  Last
Peak
103  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
103
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
29
Incendiary Thousand Mile Stare Billboard Independent Albums
Thousand Mile Stare
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Closed Casket Activities
30
Robin Trower Time And Emotion Billboard Independent Albums
Time And Emotion
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
V-12
31
Alice Coltrane The Ecstatic Music Of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda Billboard Independent Albums
The Ecstatic Music Of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Luaka Bop
32
Joey Bada$$ All-Amerikkkan Bada$$ Billboard Independent Albums
All-Amerikkkan Bada$$
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cinematic | Pro Era
33
Garth Brooks Gunslinger Billboard Independent Albums
Gunslinger
24  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
34
Leela James Did It For Love Billboard Independent Albums
Did It For Love
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Shesangz
35
Tony Jackson Tony Jackson Billboard Independent Albums
Tony Jackson
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DDS Entertainment
36
Trace Adkins Something's Going On Billboard Independent Albums
Something's Going On
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Wheelhouse
37
Tamela Mann One Way Billboard Independent Albums
One Way
40  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TillyMann
38
Kingdom Of Giants All The Hell You've Got To Spare Billboard Independent Albums
All The Hell You've Got To Spare
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
InVogue
39
The Steel Wheels Wild As We Came Here Billboard Independent Albums
Wild As We Came Here
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Ring
40
Bethel Music Starlight Billboard Independent Albums
Starlight
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
41
blackbear digital druglord Billboard Independent Albums
digital druglord
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beartrap
42
Spoon Hot Thoughts Billboard Independent Albums
Hot Thoughts
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
43
Moneybagg Yo & Yo Gotti 2 Federal Billboard Independent Albums
2 Federal
Moneybagg Yo & Yo Gotti
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Be Great | N-Less
44
Day Wave The Days We Had Billboard Independent Albums
The Days We Had
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harvest
45
Aimee Mann Mental Illness Billboard Independent Albums
Mental Illness
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SuperEgo
46
Teddy Afro Ethiopia Billboard Independent Albums
Ethiopia
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Teddy Afro
47
New Found Glory Makes Me Sick Billboard Independent Albums
Makes Me Sick
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
48
The Lacs American Rebelution Billboard Independent Albums
American Rebelution
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes | BackRoad
49
The Black Angels Death Song Billboard Independent Albums
Death Song
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Knitting Factory | Partisan
50
Ali Tomineek #FRIDAYFLOW Billboard Independent Albums
#FRIDAYFLOW
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ali Tomineek
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