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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
Sister Cities
Imprint/Promotion Label
Hopeless
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
The Wonder Years Sister Cities Billboard Independent Albums
Sister Cities
Last
Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
2
Blackberry Smoke Find A Light Billboard Independent Albums
Find A Light
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | 3 Legged Records
3
Flatbush Zombies Vacation In Hell Billboard Independent Albums
Vacation In Hell
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glorious Dead
4
Kylie Minogue Golden Billboard Independent Albums
Golden
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Darenote
5
Kamelot The Shadow Theory Billboard Independent Albums
The Shadow Theory
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Napalm
6
E-40 And B-Legit Connected And Respected Billboard Independent Albums
Connected And Respected
E-40 And B-Legit
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Heavy On The Grind
7
Nightwish Decades Billboard Independent Albums
Decades
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
8
Dr. Octagon Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation  Billboard Independent Albums
Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bulk
9
Hop Along Bark Your Head Off, Dog Billboard Independent Albums
Bark Your Head Off, Dog
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Saddle Creek
10
Five Finger Death Punch A Decade Of Destruction Billboard Independent Albums
A Decade Of Destruction
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
11
Alina Baraz The Color Of You Billboard Independent Albums
The Color Of You
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop
12
Unknown Mortal Orchestra Sex + Food Billboard Independent Albums
Sex + Food
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
13
Wye Oak The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs Billboard Independent Albums
The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
14
En Vogue Electric Cafe Billboard Independent Albums
Electric Cafe
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | En Vogue
15
eels The Deconstruction Billboard Independent Albums
The Deconstruction
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS | e works
16
DJ Loot The Fix Billboard Independent Albums
The Fix
DJ Loot
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
T-Rich
17
Alice Merton No Roots (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
No Roots (EP)
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Paper Plane
18
BTS Love Yourself: Her Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Her
14  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loen Entertainment | BigHit Entertainment
19
The Dead Daisies Burn It Down Billboard Independent Albums
Burn It Down
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Spitfire
20
David Lee Murphy No Zip Code Billboard Independent Albums
No Zip Code
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reviver | Blue Chair
21
Various Artists Dancehall Dreamin': A Tribute To Pat Green Billboard Independent Albums
Dancehall Dreamin': A Tribute To Pat Green
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Greenhorse
22
Hinds I Don't Run Billboard Independent Albums
I Don't Run
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop
23
XXXTENTACION ? Billboard Independent Albums
?
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Vibes Forever
24
Soundtrack Atomic Blonde Billboard Independent Albums
Atomic Blonde
12  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Back Lot | Universal Pictures/Focus Features/Mondo
25
The Aces When My Heart Felt Volcanic Billboard Independent Albums
When My Heart Felt Volcanic
The Aces
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
Various Artists Night Vale Presents: I Only Listen To The Mountain Goats Billboard Independent Albums
Night Vale Presents: I Only Listen To The Mountain Goats
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge | Night Vale
27
Ben Harper And Charlie Musselwhite No Mercy In This Land Billboard Independent Albums
No Mercy In This Land
Ben Harper And Charlie Musselwhite
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
28
Sarah Shook & The Disarmers Years Billboard Independent Albums
Years
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bloodshot
29
Sloan 12 Billboard Independent Albums
12
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Yep Roc | Murderecords
30
Kid Rock Sweet Southern Sugar Billboard Independent Albums
Sweet Southern Sugar
25  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Top Dog/BMG
31
Eric Bellinger Eazy Call Billboard Independent Albums
Eazy Call
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Your Favorite Song
32
Kelsea Ballerini Unapologetically Billboard Independent Albums
Unapologetically
27  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
33
EXO-CBX Blooming Days: The 2nd Mini Album (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Blooming Days: The 2nd Mini Album (EP)
EXO-CBX
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SM
34
PRhyme PRhyme 2 Billboard Independent Albums
PRhyme 2
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PRhyme
35
TWICE What Is Love? (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
What Is Love? (EP)
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JYP
36
King Crimson Live In Vienna Billboard Independent Albums
Live In Vienna
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DMG | Inner Knot
37
Steffany Gretzinger Blackout Billboard Independent Albums
Blackout
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
38
Jonathan McReynolds Make Room Billboard Independent Albums
Make Room
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
39
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
10  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
40
Soundtrack Ready Player One: Songs From The Motion Picture Billboard Independent Albums
Ready Player One: Songs From The Motion Picture
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
41
NF Perception Billboard Independent Albums
Perception
24  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | NF Real Music/Capitol
42
CZARFACE / MF Doom CZARFACE Meets Metal Face Billboard Independent Albums
CZARFACE Meets Metal Face
CZARFACE / MF Doom
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Silver Age | Urban Iconz/Get Down!
43
Cory Asbury Reckless Love Billboard Independent Albums
Reckless Love
26  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
44
Lisa Stansfield Deeper Billboard Independent Albums
Deeper
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
edel | e-a-rMUSIC
45
Lil Durk Signed To The Streets 2.5 Billboard Independent Albums
Signed To The Streets 2.5
30  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Only The Family
46
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
42  Last
Peak
102  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
102
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
47
Dave Weasel I'm 30 (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
I'm 30 (EP)
Dave Weasel
45  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elephant Bell
48
Mary Chapin Carpenter Sometimes Just The Sky Billboard Independent Albums
Sometimes Just The Sky
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lambent Light
49
Light The Torch Revival Billboard Independent Albums
Revival
Light The Torch
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
50
Tom Misch Geography Billboard Independent Albums
Geography
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | Beyond The Groove
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