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Sales Data = INDEPENDENT ALBUMS
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
Villains
Imprint/Promotion Label
Matador
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Queens Of The Stone Age Villains Billboard Independent Albums
Villains
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:
Matador
2
XXXTENTACION 17 Billboard Independent Albums
17
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Bad Vibes Forever
3
PVRIS All We Know Of Heaven, All We Need Of Hell Billboard Independent Albums
All We Know Of Heaven, All We Need Of Hell
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
4
Iron And Wine Beast Epic Billboard Independent Albums
Beast Epic
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
5
Turnover Good Nature Billboard Independent Albums
Good Nature
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Run For Cover
6
Soundtrack Game Of Thrones: Season 7, Music From The HBO Series Billboard Independent Albums
Game Of Thrones: Season 7, Music From The HBO Series
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower | HBO
7
Daniel Caesar Freudian Billboard Independent Albums
Freudian
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Golden Child
8
Brand New Science Fiction Billboard Independent Albums
Science Fiction
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Procrastinate! Music Traitors
9
Brendon Small Galaktikon II: Become The Storm Billboard Independent Albums
Galaktikon II: Become The Storm
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Megaforce | BS
10
Angels & Airwaves We Don't Need To Whisper: Acoustic EP Billboard Independent Albums
We Don't Need To Whisper: Acoustic EP
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
To The Stars...
11
Nickelback Feed The Machine Billboard Independent Albums
Feed The Machine
13  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Nickelback II
12
BrockHampton Saturation II Billboard Independent Albums
Saturation II
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Question Everything
13
Richard Thompson Acoustic Classics II Billboard Independent Albums
Acoustic Classics II
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beeswing
14
Neck Deep The Peace And The Panic Billboard Independent Albums
The Peace And The Panic
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
15
Brian McKnight Genesis Billboard Independent Albums
Genesis
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SoNo
16
Steven Wilson To The Bone Billboard Independent Albums
To The Bone
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline
17
Gogol Bordello Seekers And Finders Billboard Independent Albums
Seekers And Finders
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cooking Vinyl | Casa Gogol
18
Savoy Brown Witchy Feelin' Billboard Independent Albums
Witchy Feelin'
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruf
19
Call Of All War & Illusion (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
War & Illusion (EP)
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Call Of All
20
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
16  Last
Peak
73  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
73
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
21
Grieves Running Wild Billboard Independent Albums
Running Wild
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhymesayers
22
Jason Aldean They Don't Know Billboard Independent Albums
They Don't Know
19  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
23
Oh Sees Orc Billboard Independent Albums
Orc
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Castle-Face
24
Art Tawanghar Buddha Lounge: Chill, New Age (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Buddha Lounge: Chill, New Age (EP)
17  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MajorHitrRecords
25
Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit The Nashville Sound Billboard Independent Albums
The Nashville Sound
21  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Southeastern
26
Davey Suicide Made From Fire Billboard Independent Albums
Made From Fire
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dark Tunes | Killers Never Die/AntiSystem
27
Andrew Belle Dive Deep Billboard Independent Albums
Dive Deep
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Andrew Belle
28
Alice Cooper Paranormal Billboard Independent Albums
Paranormal
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
edel | e-a-rMUSIC
29
Soundtrack Atomic Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Atomic Blonde
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Back Lot | Universal Pictures/Focus Features/Mondo
30
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
12  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
31
Lil Durk And Lil Reese Supa Vultures (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Supa Vultures (EP)
Lil Durk And Lil Reese
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Only The Family
32
Sandra McCracken Steadfast: Live Billboard Independent Albums
Steadfast: Live
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Towhee
33
Filthy Friends Invitation Billboard Independent Albums
Invitation
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kill Rock Stars
34
David Rawlings Poor David's Almanack Billboard Independent Albums
Poor David's Almanack
37  Last
Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Acony
35
Lucas Hoge Dirty South Billboard Independent Albums
Dirty South
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rebel Engine
36
Thy Art Is Murder Dear Desolation Billboard Independent Albums
Dear Desolation
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
37
Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer Not Dark Yet Billboard Independent Albums
Not Dark Yet
Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

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

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pearl
39
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
26  Last
Peak
119  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
119
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
40
Louden Swain Saturday Night Special Billboard Independent Albums
Saturday Night Special
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
3 Car Wreckords
41
Hammock Mysterium Billboard Independent Albums
Mysterium
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hammock
42
Mozzy 1 Up Top Ahk Billboard Independent Albums
1 Up Top Ahk
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Mozzy
43
IamStylezMusic Back To My Roots Billboard Independent Albums
Back To My Roots
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blaze Entertainment
44
MadeinTYO True's World (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
True's World (EP)
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Commission | Private Club
45
Lindsay Ell The Project Billboard Independent Albums
The Project
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Stoney Creek
46
Bryan Popin I Got Out Billboard Independent Albums
I Got Out
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Fuel | Flaydo/Little Boy Wonder
47
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
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Barton Publishing | Wholetones
48
Dead Cross Dead Cross Billboard Independent Albums
Dead Cross
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ipecac
49
Najee Poetry In Motion Billboard Independent Albums
Poetry In Motion
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
50
Dan Wilson Re-Covered. Billboard Independent Albums
Re-Covered.
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Deal | Ballroom
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