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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
EXO 5: Don't Mess Up My Tempo
Imprint/Promotion Label
SM
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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EXO EXO 5: Don't Mess Up My Tempo Billboard Independent Albums
EXO 5: Don't Mess Up My Tempo
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SM
2
Silent Planet When The End Began Billboard Independent Albums
When The End Began
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Solid State
3
David Archuleta Winter In The Air Billboard Independent Albums
Winter In The Air
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shadow Mountain | Archie Music
4
Adam Calhoun The Throne Billboard Independent Albums
The Throne
Adam Calhoun
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Adam Calhoun
5
LAY NAMANANA: 03 Billboard Independent Albums
NAMANANA: 03
LAY
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SM | ZHANGYIXING Studio
6
BTS Love Yourself: Answer Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Answer
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
7
Opeth Garden Of The Titans: Opeth Live At Red Rocks Amphitheatre Billboard Independent Albums
Garden Of The Titans: Opeth Live At Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast | Moderbolaget
8
Dead Can Dance Dionysus Billboard Independent Albums
Dionysus
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS
9
Clutch Book Of Bad Decisions Billboard Independent Albums
Book Of Bad Decisions
Last
Peak
Weeks
38
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Weathermaker
10
Eric Clapton Happy Xmas Billboard Independent Albums
Happy Xmas
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Surfdog | EPC/Bushbranch
11
The Prodigy No Tourists Billboard Independent Albums
No Tourists
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Take Me To The Hospital
12
Soundtrack Halloween (2018) Billboard Independent Albums
Halloween (2018)
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sacred Bones
13
Styles P Dime Bag Billboard Independent Albums
Dime Bag
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | The Phantom Entertainment
14
BTS Love Yourself: Her Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Her
19  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loen Entertainment | BigHit Entertainment
15
Thom Yorke Suspiria: Music For The Luca Guadagnino Film (Soundtrack) Billboard Independent Albums
Suspiria: Music For The Luca Guadagnino Film (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
16
Hollywood Undead Psalms (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Psalms (EP)
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
17
Ingrid Michaelson Ingrid Michaelson's Songs For The Season Billboard Independent Albums
Ingrid Michaelson's Songs For The Season
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cabin 24
18
John Mulaney Kid Gorgeous At Radio City Billboard Independent Albums
Kid Gorgeous At Radio City
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drag City | Netflix
19
The Mavericks Hey! Merry Christmas! Billboard Independent Albums
Hey! Merry Christmas!
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Mono Mundo
20
BTS Love Yourself: Tear Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Tear
13  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
21
JD McPherson Socks: A Christmas Album By JD McPherson Billboard Independent Albums
Socks: A Christmas Album By JD McPherson
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
22
XXXTENTACION 17 Billboard Independent Albums
17
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Bad Vibes Forever
23
Jason Aldean Rearview Town Billboard Independent Albums
Rearview Town
15  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
24
Caroline Jones Bare Feet Billboard Independent Albums
Bare Feet
Last
14  Peak
23  Weeks
48
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mailboat | True To The Song
25
Thought Gang Thought Gang Billboard Independent Albums
Thought Gang
Thought Gang
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sacred Bones | Anlon/Bobkind
26
Ace Frehley Spaceman Billboard Independent Albums
Spaceman
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Bronx Born
27
Five Finger Death Punch And Justice For None Billboard Independent Albums
And Justice For None
36  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
36
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
28
Drug Church Cheer Billboard Independent Albums
Cheer
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pure Noise
29
Daughters You Won't Get What You Want Billboard Independent Albums
You Won't Get What You Want
Daughters
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ipecac
30
Various Artists Kerry Douglas Presents Gospel Mix, Volume X Billboard Independent Albums
Kerry Douglas Presents Gospel Mix, Volume X
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blacksmoke
31
Paul Cardall Christmas Billboard Independent Albums
Christmas
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stone Angel
32
Kurt Vile Bottle It In Billboard Independent Albums
Bottle It In
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
33
Action Bronson White Bronco Billboard Independent Albums
White Bronco
43  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
43
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Action Bronson
34
Phosphorescent C'est La Vie Billboard Independent Albums
C'est La Vie
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dead Oceans
35
Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit Live From The Ryman Billboard Independent Albums
Live From The Ryman
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Southeastern
36
Touche Amore 10 Years / 1000 Shows: Live At The Regent Theater Billboard Independent Albums
10 Years / 1000 Shows: Live At The Regent Theater
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
37
Circa Survive The Amulet Billboard Independent Albums
The Amulet
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
38
Marianne Faithfull Negative Capability Billboard Independent Albums
Negative Capability
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Panta Rei
39
Soundtrack Rick And Morty Billboard Independent Albums
Rick And Morty
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
30
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop | Cartoon Network
40
Five Finger Death Punch A Decade Of Destruction Billboard Independent Albums
A Decade Of Destruction
50  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
50
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
41
Sean Feucht Wild Billboard Independent Albums
Wild
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
42
Minus The Bear Fair Enough (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Fair Enough (EP)
17  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suicide Squeeze
43
XXXTENTACION ? Billboard Independent Albums
?
42  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
42
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Vibes Forever
44
John Prine The Tree Of Forgiveness Billboard Independent Albums
The Tree Of Forgiveness
45  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
45
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Oh Boy
45
All Get Out No Bouquet Billboard Independent Albums
No Bouquet
All Get Out
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Equal Vision
46
Boy George And Culture Club Life Billboard Independent Albums
Life
Boy George And Culture Club
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
47
Carter Winter Temptation (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Temptation (EP)
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
48
NF Perception Billboard Independent Albums
Perception
Last
Peak
51  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | NF Real Music/Capitol
49
The Ocean Phanerozoic I: Palaeozoic Billboard Independent Albums
Phanerozoic I: Palaeozoic
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
50
Curren$y, Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist Fetti Billboard Independent Albums
Fetti
Curren$y, Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | ALC/ESGN/Jet Life
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