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INDEPENDENT ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
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Head Above Water
Imprint/Promotion Label
BMG
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
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1
Avril Lavigne Head Above Water Billboard Independent Albums
Head Above Water
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:
BMG
2
Insane Clown Posse Fearless Fred Fury Billboard Independent Albums
Fearless Fred Fury
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
3
Lauren Daigle Look Up Child Billboard Independent Albums
Look Up Child
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Centricity | 12Tone
4
Ryan Bingham American Love Song Billboard Independent Albums
American Love Song
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Axster Bingham | Thirty Tigers
5
India.Arie Worthy Billboard Independent Albums
Worthy
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SoulBird | BMG
6
Hayes Carll What It Is Billboard Independent Albums
What It Is
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
7
Trisha Yearwood Let's Be Frank Billboard Independent Albums
Let's Be Frank
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gwendolyn
8
CZARFACE / Ghostface Killah CZARFACE Meets Ghostface Billboard Independent Albums
CZARFACE Meets Ghostface
CZARFACE / Ghostface Killah
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Get On Down/Urban Iconz | Silver Age
9
Tobias Sammet's Avantasia Moonglow Billboard Independent Albums
Moonglow
Tobias Sammet's Avantasia
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
10
Ladytron Ladytron Billboard Independent Albums
Ladytron
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ladytron
11
Copeland Blushing Billboard Independent Albums
Blushing
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tooth & Nail
12
Foreigner The Greatest Hits Of Foreigner: Live In Concert Billboard Independent Albums
The Greatest Hits Of Foreigner: Live In Concert
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trigger
13
BTS Love Yourself: Answer Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Answer
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
14
BTS Love Yourself: Tear Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Tear
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
15
Millencolin SOS Billboard Independent Albums
SOS
Millencolin
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
16
Homeshake Helium Billboard Independent Albums
Helium
Homeshake
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sinderlyn | Omnian
17
Michael Bolton A Symphony Of Hits Billboard Independent Albums
A Symphony Of Hits
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Montaigne | eOne
18
BTS Love Yourself: Her Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Her
12  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
19
Soundtrack The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part Billboard Independent Albums
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
20
Bob Mould Sunshine Rock Billboard Independent Albums
Sunshine Rock
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
21
Wicca Phase Springs Eternal Suffer On Billboard Independent Albums
Suffer On
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Run For Cover
22
LOONA [X X] (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
[X X] (EP)
LOONA
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BlockBerryCreative | Kakao M
23
Crystal Lake Helix Billboard Independent Albums
Helix
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SharpTone
24
Betty Who Betty Billboard Independent Albums
Betty
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Betty Who | AWAL-Kobalt
25
Robert Ellis Texas Piano Man Billboard Independent Albums
Texas Piano Man
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
26
Bethel Music Victory: Recorded Live Billboard Independent Albums
Victory: Recorded Live
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bethel
27
Rotting Christ The Heretics Billboard Independent Albums
The Heretics
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Season Of Mist
28
Kelsea Ballerini Unapologetically Billboard Independent Albums
Unapologetically
20  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
29
John Prine The Tree Of Forgiveness Billboard Independent Albums
The Tree Of Forgiveness
11  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Oh Boy
30
Jason Aldean Rearview Town Billboard Independent Albums
Rearview Town
22  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macon/Broken Bow/BMG | BBMG
31
Five Finger Death Punch A Decade Of Destruction Billboard Independent Albums
A Decade Of Destruction
24  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
32
Sharon Van Etten Remind Me Tomorrow Billboard Independent Albums
Remind Me Tomorrow
Sharon Van Etten
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
33
Berner & Mozzy Slimey Individualz Billboard Independent Albums
Slimey Individualz
Berner & Mozzy
39  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mozzy/Bern One | EMPIRE
34
Five Finger Death Punch And Justice For None Billboard Independent Albums
And Justice For None
27  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
35
XXXTENTACION ? Billboard Independent Albums
?
36  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Vibes Forever
36
August Alsina Forever And A Day Billboard Independent Albums
Forever And A Day
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shake The World | Human Re Sources
37
Randy Houser Magnolia Billboard Independent Albums
Magnolia
48  Last
Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stoney Creek/BMG | BBMG
38
Pinegrove Skylight Billboard Independent Albums
Skylight
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pinegrove
39
Noctorum The Afterlife Billboard Independent Albums
The Afterlife
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Schoolkids
40
Seth Walker Are You Open? Billboard Independent Albums
Are You Open?
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Royal Potato Family
41
Beirut Gallipoli Billboard Independent Albums
Gallipoli
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
42
Mandolin Orange Tides Of A Teardrop Billboard Independent Albums
Tides Of A Teardrop
Mandolin Orange
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Yep Roc
43
Struggle Jennings The Widow's Son Billboard Independent Albums
The Widow's Son
Struggle Jennings
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Angels & Outlaws
44
Anderson .Paak Oxnard Billboard Independent Albums
Oxnard
26  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Aftermath/OBE | 12Tone
45
Piroshka Brickbat Billboard Independent Albums
Brickbat
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bella Union | PIAS
46
1K Phew What's Understood Billboard Independent Albums
What's Understood
1K Phew
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
47
Lauren Duski Midwestern Girl (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Midwestern Girl (EP)
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bottoms Up
48
Metallica Helping Hands... Live & Acoustic At The Masonic Billboard Independent Albums
Helping Hands... Live & Acoustic At The Masonic
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
49
Papa Roach Who Do You Trust? Billboard Independent Albums
Who Do You Trust?
45  Last
Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Eleven Seven | E7LG
50
Soundtrack Alita: Battle Angel Billboard Independent Albums
Alita: Battle Angel
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
20th Century Fox/Fox | Milan
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