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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
Automata I
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sumerian
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Between The Buried And Me Automata I Billboard Independent Albums
Automata I
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:
Sumerian
2
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
24  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
3
Myles Kennedy Year Of The Tiger Billboard Independent Albums
Year Of The Tiger
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Napalm
4
Nightwish Decades Billboard Independent Albums
Decades
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
5
Jonathan McReynolds Make Room Billboard Independent Albums
Make Room
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
6
Five Finger Death Punch A Decade Of Destruction Billboard Independent Albums
A Decade Of Destruction
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
7
Ministry Amerikkkant Billboard Independent Albums
Amerikkkant
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
8
Kid Rock Sweet Southern Sugar Billboard Independent Albums
Sweet Southern Sugar
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dog/BMG | BBMG
9
BTS Love Yourself: Her Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Her
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
10
Trixie Mattel One Stone (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
One Stone (EP)
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trixie Mattel
11
Tech N9ne Planet Billboard Independent Albums
Planet
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange | RBC
12
Jekalyn Carr One Nation Under God Billboard Independent Albums
One Nation Under God
39  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lunjeal
13
GOT7 Eyes On You (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Eyes On You (EP)
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JYP
14
Moose Blood I Don't Think I Can Do This Anymore. Billboard Independent Albums
I Don't Think I Can Do This Anymore.
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
15
The Breeders All Nerve Billboard Independent Albums
All Nerve
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
16
PJ Morton Gumbo Unplugged Billboard Independent Albums
Gumbo Unplugged
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Morton
17
Erasure World Beyond Billboard Independent Albums
World Beyond
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mute
18
of Montreal White Is Relic/Irrealis Mood Billboard Independent Albums
White Is Relic/Irrealis Mood
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polyvinyl
19
Michael W. Smith Surrounded Billboard Independent Albums
Surrounded
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rocketown | The Fuel
20
Jake Miller Silver Lining Billboard Independent Albums
Silver Lining
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jake Miller | EMPIRE
21
NF Perception Billboard Independent Albums
Perception
17  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NF Real Music/Capitol | Caroline
22
Wale It's Complicated (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
It's Complicated (EP)
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Maybach | Every Blue Moon
23
Suicidal Tendencies Get Your Fight On! Billboard Independent Albums
Get Your Fight On!
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suicidal
24
Above & Beyond Common Ground Billboard Independent Albums
Common Ground
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Anjunabeats
25
Albert Hammond, Jr. Francis Trouble Billboard Independent Albums
Francis Trouble
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
26
Michael W. Smith A Million Lights Billboard Independent Albums
A Million Lights
50  Last
Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rocketown | The Fuel
27
Q Money Neva Had Sh*t Billboard Independent Albums
Neva Had Sh*t
Q Money
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Q Money
28
Roots Of Creation Grateful Dub Billboard Independent Albums
Grateful Dub
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bomb Shelter/Controlled Substance Soundlabs | The ILS Group
29
NCT NCT 2018 Empathy Billboard Independent Albums
NCT 2018 Empathy
NCT
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SM
30
AWOLNATION Here Come The Runts Billboard Independent Albums
Here Come The Runts
45  Last
Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
31
Victor Wainwright And The Train Victor Wainwright And The Train Billboard Independent Albums
Victor Wainwright And The Train
Victor Wainwright And The Train
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruf
32
Cory Asbury Reckless Love Billboard Independent Albums
Reckless Love
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
33
Bobby V Electrik Billboard Independent Albums
Electrik
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SoNo
34
King Lil G Paint The City Blue Billboard Independent Albums
Paint The City Blue
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AK47Boyz
35
Ball Greezy Bae Day 2 Billboard Independent Albums
Bae Day 2
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Go Star | EMPIRE
36
Editors Violence Billboard Independent Albums
Violence
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS
37
Kelsea Ballerini Unapologetically Billboard Independent Albums
Unapologetically
29  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
38
Young Fathers Cocoa Sugar Billboard Independent Albums
Cocoa Sugar
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ninja Tune
39
Michael Schenker Fest Resurrection Billboard Independent Albums
Resurrection
Michael Schenker Fest
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
40
Oneida Romance Billboard Independent Albums
Romance
Oneida
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Joyful Noise
41
Macklemore GEMINI Billboard Independent Albums
GEMINI
36  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bendo
42
Michael S. Tyrrell Wholetones: Life, Love & Lullabies Billboard Independent Albums
Wholetones: Life, Love & Lullabies
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wholetones | Barton Publishing
43
j-hope Hope World (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Hope World (EP)
j-hope
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
44
Pop Evil Pop Evil Billboard Independent Albums
Pop Evil
41  Last
Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
45
Evanescence Synthesis Billboard Independent Albums
Synthesis
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
46
Mozzy Spiritual Conversations (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Spiritual Conversations (EP)
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mozzy | EMPIRE
47
Danny Gokey Rise Billboard Independent Albums
Rise
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
48
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
38  Last
Peak
98  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
98
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
49
Beth Hart And Joe Bonamassa Black Coffee Billboard Independent Albums
Black Coffee
Beth Hart And Joe Bonamassa
49  Last
Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
J & R Adventures
50
Dave Weasel I'm 30 (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
I'm 30 (EP)
Dave Weasel
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elephant Bell
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