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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
Science Fiction
Imprint/Promotion Label
Procrastinate! Music Traitors
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Brand New Science Fiction Billboard Independent Albums
Science Fiction
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:
Procrastinate! Music Traitors
2
Neck Deep The Peace And The Panic Billboard Independent Albums
The Peace And The Panic
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
3
Steven Wilson To The Bone Billboard Independent Albums
To The Bone
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline
4
Thy Art Is Murder Dear Desolation Billboard Independent Albums
Dear Desolation
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
5
Lucas Hoge Dirty South Billboard Independent Albums
Dirty South
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rebel Engine
6
Josh Abbott Band Until My Voice Goes Out Billboard Independent Albums
Until My Voice Goes Out
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pretty Damn Tough
7
Mozzy 1 Up Top Ahk Billboard Independent Albums
1 Up Top Ahk
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Mozzy
8
Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer Not Dark Yet Billboard Independent Albums
Not Dark Yet
Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Silver Cross
9
Ray Wylie Hubbard Tell The Devil... ...I'm Gettin' There As Fast As I Can Billboard Independent Albums
Tell The Devil... ...I'm Gettin' There As Fast As I Can
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Bordello
10
Lil Durk And Lil Reese Supa Vultures (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Supa Vultures (EP)
Lil Durk And Lil Reese
47  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Only The Family
11
Soundtrack Atomic Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Atomic Blonde
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Back Lot | Universal Pictures/Focus Features/Mondo
12
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
13
Nickelback Feed The Machine Billboard Independent Albums
Feed The Machine
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Nickelback II
14
Kings Kaleidoscope The Beauty Between Billboard Independent Albums
The Beauty Between
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kings Kaleidoscope
15
Grant Maloy Smith Dust Bowl: American Stories Billboard Independent Albums
Dust Bowl: American Stories
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suburban Cowboy
16
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
17  Last
Peak
72  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
17
Art Tawanghar Buddha Lounge: Chill, New Age (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Buddha Lounge: Chill, New Age (EP)
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MajorHitrRecords
18
Rockabye Baby! Lullaby Renditions Of Justin Timberlake Billboard Independent Albums
Lullaby Renditions Of Justin Timberlake
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rockabye Baby!
19
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
15  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
20
KMFDM Hell Yeah Billboard Independent Albums
Hell Yeah
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
edel | e-a-rMUSIC
21
Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit The Nashville Sound Billboard Independent Albums
The Nashville Sound
13  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Southeastern
22
Lindsay Ell The Project Billboard Independent Albums
The Project
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Stoney Creek
23
Alice Cooper Paranormal Billboard Independent Albums
Paranormal
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
edel | e-a-rMUSIC
24
Riley Green Outlaws Like Us (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Outlaws Like Us (EP)
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Riley Green
25
Eluveitie Evocation II - Pantheon Billboard Independent Albums
Evocation II - Pantheon
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
26
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
25  Last
Peak
118  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
118
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
27
Garth Brooks Gunslinger Billboard Independent Albums
Gunslinger
34  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
28
Mark Lowry What's Not To Love? Billboard Independent Albums
What's Not To Love?
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Daywind
29
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard With Mild High Club Sketches Of Brunswick East Billboard Independent Albums
Sketches Of Brunswick East
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard With Mild High Club
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Flightless
30
IamStylezMusic Back To My Roots Billboard Independent Albums
Back To My Roots
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blaze Entertainment
31
Ava Raiin Ava Raiin Billboard Independent Albums
Ava Raiin
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Randall House
32
Tyler Childers Purgatory Billboard Independent Albums
Purgatory
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Hickman Holler
33
Dead Cross Dead Cross Billboard Independent Albums
Dead Cross
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ipecac
34
Cloakroom Time Well Billboard Independent Albums
Time Well
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relapse
35
Joe Nichols Never Gets Old Billboard Independent Albums
Never Gets Old
50  Last
Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Red Bow
36
dodie You (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
You (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dodie
37
David Rawlings Poor David's Almanack Billboard Independent Albums
Poor David's Almanack
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Acony
38
Accept The Rise Of Chaos Billboard Independent Albums
The Rise Of Chaos
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
39
Sara Evans Words Billboard Independent Albums
Words
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Born To Fly
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
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Barton Publishing | Wholetones
41
Rainer Maria S/T Billboard Independent Albums
S/T
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polyvinyl
42
TaeYang WHITE NIGHT Billboard Independent Albums
WHITE NIGHT
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
YG
43
UNKLE The Road: Part I Billboard Independent Albums
The Road: Part I
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cooking Vinyl | Songs For The Def
44
Soundtrack The Bob's Burgers Music Album Billboard Independent Albums
The Bob's Burgers Music Album
43  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop | 20th Century Fox
45
The Raspberries Pop Art: Live Billboard Independent Albums
Pop Art: Live
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Omnivore
46
Various Artists Roots Of Blues Billboard Independent Albums
Roots Of Blues
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stargrove
47
Original Broadway Cast Recording Anastasia: The New Broadway Musical Billboard Independent Albums
Anastasia: The New Broadway Musical
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Broadway Records
48
Papa Roach Crooked Teeth Billboard Independent Albums
Crooked Teeth
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
49
MO3 4 Indictments Billboard Independent Albums
4 Indictments
49  Last
13  Peak
36  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
50
Blink-182 California Billboard Independent Albums
California
Last
Peak
48  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
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