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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
The Nashville Sound
Imprint/Promotion Label
Thirty Tigers | Southeastern
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit The Nashville Sound Billboard Independent Albums
The Nashville Sound
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:
Thirty Tigers | Southeastern
2
Nickelback Feed The Machine Billboard Independent Albums
Feed The Machine
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Nickelback II
3
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
4
Chon Homey Billboard Independent Albums
Homey
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
5
Soundtrack RWBY, Volume 4 Billboard Independent Albums
RWBY, Volume 4
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rooster Teeth
6
Iced Earth Incorruptible Billboard Independent Albums
Incorruptible
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
7
Chuck Berry Chuck Billboard Independent Albums
Chuck
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
8
Bassnectar Reflective (Part 1) (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Reflective (Part 1) (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Amorphous
9
Com Truise Iteration Billboard Independent Albums
Iteration
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ghostly International
10
Ride Weather Diaries Billboard Independent Albums
Weather Diaries
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wichita
11
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
19  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
12
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour '17 Billboard Independent Albums
Vans Warped Tour '17
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
13
Soundtrack Wonder Woman Billboard Independent Albums
Wonder Woman
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower | DC
14
Jon Wolfe Any Night In Texas Billboard Independent Albums
Any Night In Texas
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fool Hearted Productions
15
Soundtrack The Bob's Burgers Music Album Billboard Independent Albums
The Bob's Burgers Music Album
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop | 20th Century Fox
16
Rancid Trouble Maker Billboard Independent Albums
Trouble Maker
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Hellcat
17
Original Broadway Cast Recording Anastasia: The New Broadway Musical Billboard Independent Albums
Anastasia: The New Broadway Musical
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Broadway Records
18
Jake Miller 2:00AM In LA Billboard Independent Albums
2:00AM In LA
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jake Miller
19
CKY Phoenix Billboard Independent Albums
Phoenix
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
20
Hundredth Rare Billboard Independent Albums
Rare
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
21
Thelonious Monk Les Liaisons Dangereuses Billboard Independent Albums
Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sam Records | Saga
22
Ani DiFranco Binary Billboard Independent Albums
Binary
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Righteous Babe
23
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
24  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
24
The Drums Abysmal Thoughts Billboard Independent Albums
Abysmal Thoughts
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
25
MO3 Gangsta Love, Part I Billboard Independent Albums
Gangsta Love, Part I
23  Last
14  Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
26
Matthew Sweet Tomorrow Forever Billboard Independent Albums
Tomorrow Forever
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Honeycomb Hideout
27
John Mulaney The Comeback Kid Billboard Independent Albums
The Comeback Kid
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drag City | Netflix
28
Wheeler Walker Jr. Ol' Wheeler Billboard Independent Albums
Ol' Wheeler
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Pepper Hill
29
Kevin Morby City Music Billboard Independent Albums
City Music
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dead Oceans
30
Soundtrack Steven Universe, Volume 1 Billboard Independent Albums
Steven Universe, Volume 1
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
iam8bit | Cartoon Network
31
Jim Gaffigan Cinco Billboard Independent Albums
Cinco
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nacelle | Comedy Dynamics
32
Alison Moyet Other Billboard Independent Albums
Other
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cooking Vinyl | Motley Music
33
Papa Roach Crooked Teeth Billboard Independent Albums
Crooked Teeth
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
34
Sufjan Stevens, Nico Muhly, Bryce Dessner & James McAlister Planetarium Billboard Independent Albums
Planetarium
Sufjan Stevens, Nico Muhly, Bryce Dessner & James McAlister
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
35
Blink-182 California Billboard Independent Albums
California
27  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
36
New Kids On The Block Thankful (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Thankful (EP)
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | NKOTB
37
AJR The Click Billboard Independent Albums
The Click
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | AJR
38
Suffocation ...Of The Dark Light Billboard Independent Albums
...Of The Dark Light
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
39
Crystal Bowersox Alive Billboard Independent Albums
Alive
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tone Tree | Mamasox
40
MO3 4 Indictments Billboard Independent Albums
4 Indictments
34  Last
13  Peak
29  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
41
Garth Brooks Gunslinger Billboard Independent Albums
Gunslinger
33  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
42
Mac DeMarco This Old Dog Billboard Independent Albums
This Old Dog
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Captured Tracks
43
The Racing Pulses Nothing To Write Home About Billboard Independent Albums
Nothing To Write Home About
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Racing Pulses
44
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
30  Last
Peak
109  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
109
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
45
Yo Gotti & Mike WiLL Made-It Gotti Made-it Billboard Independent Albums
Gotti Made-it
Yo Gotti & Mike WiLL Made-It
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gotti Made-It | CMG/Eardrumma
46
Various Artists # 1 Hits! 70's Billboard Independent Albums
# 1 Hits! 70's
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stargrove
47
Broadside Paradise Billboard Independent Albums
Paradise
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
48
Carach Angren Dance And Laugh Amongst The Rotten Billboard Independent Albums
Dance And Laugh Amongst The Rotten
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Season Of Mist
49
Celtic Woman Featuring The Orchestra Of Ireland Voices Of Angels Billboard Independent Albums
Voices Of Angels
Celtic Woman Featuring The Orchestra Of Ireland
46  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Manhattan
50
Can The Singles Billboard Independent Albums
The Singles
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mute
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