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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
Love Yourself: Tear
Imprint/Promotion Label
BigHit Entertainment
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
BTS Love Yourself: Tear Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Tear
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:
BigHit Entertainment
2
Five Finger Death Punch And Justice For None Billboard Independent Albums
And Justice For None
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
3
Courtney Barnett Tell Me How You Really Feel Billboard Independent Albums
Tell Me How You Really Feel
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Milk!/Marathon Artists
4
Jason Aldean Rearview Town Billboard Independent Albums
Rearview Town
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
5
Joe Bonamassa British Blues Explosion: Live Billboard Independent Albums
British Blues Explosion: Live
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
J & R Adventures
6
BTS Love Yourself: Her Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Her
17  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loen Entertainment | BigHit Entertainment
7
Arctic Monkeys Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino Billboard Independent Albums
Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino
8
Parquet Courts Wide Awaaaaaake! Billboard Independent Albums
Wide Awaaaaaake!
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rough Trade
9
Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks Sparkle Hard Billboard Independent Albums
Sparkle Hard
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
10
Ziggy Marley Rebellion Rises Billboard Independent Albums
Rebellion Rises
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tuff Gong
11
Godsmack When Legends Rise Billboard Independent Albums
When Legends Rise
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
12
Beach House 7 Billboard Independent Albums
7
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
13
Bad Wolves Disobey Billboard Independent Albums
Disobey
Bad Wolves
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
14
Iration Iration Billboard Independent Albums
Iration
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Three Prong
15
A Perfect Circle Eat The Elephant Billboard Independent Albums
Eat The Elephant
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
16
Dana Fuchs Love Lives On Billboard Independent Albums
Love Lives On
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Get Along
17
Five Finger Death Punch A Decade Of Destruction Billboard Independent Albums
A Decade Of Destruction
14  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
18
Sevendust All I See Is War Billboard Independent Albums
All I See Is War
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
19
John Prine The Tree Of Forgiveness Billboard Independent Albums
The Tree Of Forgiveness
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Oh Boy
20
Amorphis Queen Of Time Billboard Independent Albums
Queen Of Time
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
21
Jason Boland And The Stragglers Hard Times Are Relative Billboard Independent Albums
Hard Times Are Relative
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Proud Souls
22
Parkway Drive Reverence Billboard Independent Albums
Reverence
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
23
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Independent Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
23  Last
Peak
77  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
24
The Lacs Dirt Rock Billboard Independent Albums
Dirt Rock
19  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dirt Rock Empire
25
Royce da 5'9" Book Of Ryan Billboard Independent Albums
Book Of Ryan
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Heaven Studios
26
Jerry Garcia Before The Dead Billboard Independent Albums
Before The Dead
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Round
27
Caroline Jones Bare Feet Billboard Independent Albums
Bare Feet
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mailboat | True To The Song
28
dUg Pinnick Tribute To Jimi: Often Imitated But Never Duplicate Billboard Independent Albums
Tribute To Jimi: Often Imitated But Never Duplicate
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rat Pak
29
Sleep The Sciences Billboard Independent Albums
The Sciences
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Third Man
30
Kelly Willis Back Being Blue Billboard Independent Albums
Back Being Blue
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Premium
31
New Found Glory Makes Me Sick Again Billboard Independent Albums
Makes Me Sick Again
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
32
Unknown Mortal Orchestra Sex + Food Billboard Independent Albums
Sex + Food
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
33
Bethel Music Moments: Mighty Sound Billboard Independent Albums
Moments: Mighty Sound
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
34
Nellie McKay Sister Orchid Billboard Independent Albums
Sister Orchid
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Palmetto
35
Foreigner With The 21st Century Symphony Orchestra & Chorus Foreigner With The 21st Century Symphony Orchestra & Chorus Billboard Independent Albums
Foreigner With The 21st Century Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Foreigner With The 21st Century Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
edel | Trigger/e-a-rMUSIC
36
Dimmu Borgir Eonian Billboard Independent Albums
Eonian
30  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
37
Montana Of 300 Pray For The Devil Billboard Independent Albums
Pray For The Devil
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TSO | Fly Guy
38
Overkill Live In Overhausen Billboard Independent Albums
Live In Overhausen
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
39
Beach Slang Everything Matters But No One Is Listening Billboard Independent Albums
Everything Matters But No One Is Listening
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polyvinyl
40
Now, Now Saved Billboard Independent Albums
Saved
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trans-Records
41
Trampled By Turtles Life Is Good On The Open Road Billboard Independent Albums
Life Is Good On The Open Road
25  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Banjodad
42
Matthew Sweet Tomorrow's Daughter Billboard Independent Albums
Tomorrow's Daughter
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Honeycomb Hideout
43
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Independent Albums
Cleopatra
47  Last
Peak
106  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
106
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
44
AJR The Click Billboard Independent Albums
The Click
33  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | AJR
45
Low Cut Connie "Dirty Pictures" (Part 2) Billboard Independent Albums
"Dirty Pictures" (Part 2)
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Contender
46
Adam Spreeman Liquid (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Liquid (EP)
Adam Spreeman
28  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mytrell | Oxley 8
47
NF Perception Billboard Independent Albums
Perception
42  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | NF Real Music/Capitol
48
Bombino Deran Billboard Independent Albums
Deran
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Knitting Factory | Partisan
49
Armik Pacifica Billboard Independent Albums
Pacifica
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bolero
50
Basia Butterflies Billboard Independent Albums
Butterflies
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
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