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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 Project
Imprint/Promotion Label
Stoney Creek | BBMG
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Lindsay Ell The Project Billboard Independent Albums
The Project
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:
Stoney Creek | BBMG
2
dodie You (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
You (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dodie
3
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

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

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Emily Saliers
5
Soundtrack Atomic Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Atomic Blonde
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Pictures/Focus Features/Mondo | Back Lot
6
David Rawlings Poor David's Almanack Billboard Independent Albums
Poor David's Almanack
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Acony
7
Nickelback Feed The Machine Billboard Independent Albums
Feed The Machine
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nickelback II | BMG
8
Grant Maloy Smith Dust Bowl: American Stories Billboard Independent Albums
Dust Bowl: American Stories
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suburban Cowboy
9
The Doubleclicks Love Problems Billboard Independent Albums
Love Problems
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Doubleclicks
10
Alice Cooper Paranormal Billboard Independent Albums
Paranormal
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
e-a-rMUSIC | edel
11
Lucas Hoge Dirty South Billboard Independent Albums
Dirty South
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rebel Engine
12
TaeYang WHITE NIGHT Billboard Independent Albums
WHITE NIGHT
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
YG
13
Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit The Nashville Sound Billboard Independent Albums
The Nashville Sound
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Southeastern | Thirty Tigers
14
Will Hoge Anchors Billboard Independent Albums
Anchors
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Edlo | Thirty Tigers
15
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
25  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macon/Broken Bow/BMG | BBMG
16
Art Tawanghar Buddha Lounge: Chill, New Age (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Buddha Lounge: Chill, New Age (EP)
22  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MajorHitrRecords
17
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
19  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
18
Hinder The Reign Billboard Independent Albums
The Reign
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The End | BMG
19
Milo Who Told You To Think??!!?!?!? Billboard Independent Albums
Who Told You To Think??!!?!?!?
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruby Yacht
20
The Districts Popular Manipulations Billboard Independent Albums
Popular Manipulations
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Possum
21
Accept The Rise Of Chaos Billboard Independent Albums
The Rise Of Chaos
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
22
Maranda Curtis The Maranda Curtis Experience (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
The Maranda Curtis Experience (EP)
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
C Bazz | Butterfly Works
23
Dead Cross Dead Cross Billboard Independent Albums
Dead Cross
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ipecac
24
Bryan Popin I Got Out Billboard Independent Albums
I Got Out
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Flaydo/Little Boy Wonder | The Fuel
25
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
34  Last
Peak
117  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
117
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
26
Jess And Gabriel Under The Covers, Vol. 2 (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Under The Covers, Vol. 2 (EP)
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jess And Gabriel
27
Tyler Childers Purgatory Billboard Independent Albums
Purgatory
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hickman Holler | Thirty Tigers
28
Hundred Suns The Prestaliis Billboard Independent Albums
The Prestaliis
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New Damage
29
Damar Jackson Unfaithful Billboard Independent Albums
Unfaithful
41  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Label Gold | EMPIRE
30
Kickin Valentina Imaginary Creatures Billboard Independent Albums
Imaginary Creatures
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mighty Music
31
Venom Inc. Ave Billboard Independent Albums
Ave
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
32
Incantation Profane Nexus Billboard Independent Albums
Profane Nexus
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relapse
33
Sara Evans Words Billboard Independent Albums
Words
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Born To Fly
34
Garth Brooks Gunslinger Billboard Independent Albums
Gunslinger
39  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
35
Dizzy Wright The Golden Age 2 Billboard Independent Albums
The Golden Age 2
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dizzy Wright
36
Motograter Desolation Billboard Independent Albums
Desolation
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMP
37
Guided By Voices How Do You Spell Heaven Billboard Independent Albums
How Do You Spell Heaven
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
GBV
38
Perfect Giddimani Live My Life Again Billboard Independent Albums
Live My Life Again
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
House Of Riddim | Giddimani
39
Andy Mineo & Wordsplayed Andy Mineo and Wordsplayed Present Magic & Bird Billboard Independent Albums
Andy Mineo and Wordsplayed Present Magic & Bird
Andy Mineo & Wordsplayed
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Miner League | Reach
40
Michael S. Tyrrell Wholetones: Calming & Soothing Music For Dogs Billboard Independent Albums
Wholetones: Calming & Soothing Music For Dogs
40  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wholetones | Barton Publishing
41
Sean Price Imperius Rex Billboard Independent Albums
Imperius Rex
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruck Down | Duck Down
42
Lil Peep Come Over When You're Sober (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Come Over When You're Sober (EP)
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lil Peep | AWAL-Kobalt
43
Soundtrack The Bob's Burgers Music Album Billboard Independent Albums
The Bob's Burgers Music Album
50  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
20th Century Fox | Sub Pop
44
Lil B Black Ken Billboard Independent Albums
Black Ken
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BasedWorld
45
Father John Misty Pure Comedy Billboard Independent Albums
Pure Comedy
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
46
Downtown Boys Cost Of Living Billboard Independent Albums
Cost Of Living
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
47
Lil Durk And Lil Reese Supa Vultures (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Supa Vultures (EP)
Lil Durk And Lil Reese
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Only The Family | EMPIRE
48
Joe Bonamassa Live At Carnegie Hall: An Acoustic Evening Billboard Independent Albums
Live At Carnegie Hall: An Acoustic Evening
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
J & R Adventures
49
MO3 4 Indictments Billboard Independent Albums
4 Indictments
47  Last
13  Peak
35  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
50
Joe Nichols Never Gets Old Billboard Independent Albums
Never Gets Old
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bow | BBMG
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