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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
The Search
Imprint/Promotion Label
Caroline | NF Real Music
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
NF The Search Billboard Independent Albums
The Search
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:
Caroline | NF Real Music
2
Chance The Rapper The Big Day Billboard Independent Albums
The Big Day
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chance The Rapper
3
Andy Grammer Naive Billboard Independent Albums
Naive
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | S-Curve
4
Original Broadway Cast Recording Hadestown Billboard Independent Albums
Hadestown
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sing It Again
5
BTS Map Of The Soul: PERSONA Billboard Independent Albums
Map Of The Soul: PERSONA
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
6
Lauren Daigle Look Up Child Billboard Independent Albums
Look Up Child
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
12Tone | Centricity
7
Casey Donahew One Light Town Billboard Independent Albums
One Light Town
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Almost Country
8
CAAMP By & By Billboard Independent Albums
By & By
CAAMP
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | By And By
9
E-40 Practice Makes Paper Billboard Independent Albums
Practice Makes Paper
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Heavy On The Grind
10
Wolves At The Gate Eclipse Billboard Independent Albums
Eclipse
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Solid State
11
Thy Art Is Murder Human Target Billboard Independent Albums
Human Target
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
12
Rich Brian The Sailor Billboard Independent Albums
The Sailor
Rich Brian
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
12Tone | 88rising
13
Thom Yorke Anima Billboard Independent Albums
Anima
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL | Unsustainabubble
14
J.J. Hairston Miracle Worker Billboard Independent Albums
Miracle Worker
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | JamesTown
15
Delbert McClinton And Self-Made Men + Dana Tall, Dark, & Handsome Billboard Independent Albums
Tall, Dark, & Handsome
Delbert McClinton And Self-Made Men + Dana
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Hot Shot
16
Key Glock & Young Dolph Dum And Dummer Billboard Independent Albums
Dum And Dummer
Key Glock & Young Dolph
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Paper Route Empire
17
Sabaton The Great War Billboard Independent Albums
The Great War
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
18
BTS Love Yourself: Answer Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Answer
14  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
19
Sanction Broken In Refraction Billboard Independent Albums
Broken In Refraction
Sanction
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pure Noise
20
BTS Love Yourself: Tear Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Tear
15  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
21
Chance The Rapper Acid Rap Billboard Independent Albums
Acid Rap
39  Last
Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chance The Rapper
22
311 Voyager Billboard Independent Albums
Voyager
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | 311
23
Scott Stapp The Space Between The Shadows Billboard Independent Albums
The Space Between The Shadows
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Napalm
24
Mac Powell And The Family Reunion Back Again Billboard Independent Albums
Back Again
Mac Powell And The Family Reunion
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thirty Tigers | Mac Powell
25
Sum 41 Order In Decline Billboard Independent Albums
Order In Decline
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
26
Godsmack When Legends Rise Billboard Independent Albums
When Legends Rise
26  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
27
NCT DREAM We Boom: The 3rd Mini Album (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
We Boom: The 3rd Mini Album (EP)
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SM
28
India.Arie Worthy Billboard Independent Albums
Worthy
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | SoulBird
29
Violent Femmes Hotel Last Resort Billboard Independent Albums
Hotel Last Resort
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PIAS | Add It Up
30
Jonathan Hay, Benny Reid & Mike Smith Follow The Leader Billboard Independent Albums
Follow The Leader
Jonathan Hay, Benny Reid & Mike Smith
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMH
31
Matt Nathanson Postcards (From Chicago) (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Postcards (From Chicago) (EP)
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Crush Music | Acrobat
32
Ubi Under Bad Influence Billboard Independent Albums
Under Bad Influence
Ubi
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
33
Jason Aldean Rearview Town Billboard Independent Albums
Rearview Town
33  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
34
The National I Am Easy To Find Billboard Independent Albums
I Am Easy To Find
25  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
35
Anderson .Paak Ventura Billboard Independent Albums
Ventura
30  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
12Tone | Aftermath
36
Ingrid Michaelson Stranger Songs Billboard Independent Albums
Stranger Songs
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cabin 24
37
Rammstein RAMMSTEIN Billboard Independent Albums
RAMMSTEIN
46  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Rammstein/Vertigo
38
Purple Mountains Purple Mountains Billboard Independent Albums
Purple Mountains
Purple Mountains
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drag City
39
Soundtrack BTS WORLD Billboard Independent Albums
BTS WORLD
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment | TakeOne Company
40
Morgan Wallen If I Know Me Billboard Independent Albums
If I Know Me
34  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Loud
41
Meg & Dia Happysad Billboard Independent Albums
Happysad
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pure Noise
42
King Lil G Eternal Billboard Independent Albums
Eternal
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Empire 47
43
Sammy Hagar & The Circle Space Between Billboard Independent Albums
Space Between
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | F.W.O.
44
Five Finger Death Punch And Justice For None Billboard Independent Albums
And Justice For None
Last
Peak
61  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
45
Soundtrack Echo In The Canyon: The Birth Of The California Sound Billboard Independent Albums
Echo In The Canyon: The Birth Of The California Sound
35  Last
Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Clean Slate
46
Crown The Empire Sudden Sky Billboard Independent Albums
Sudden Sky
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
47
Motley Crue The Dirt (Soundtrack) Billboard Independent Albums
The Dirt (Soundtrack)
42  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Motley/Eleven Seven
48
All Out War Crawl Among The Filth Billboard Independent Albums
Crawl Among The Filth
All Out War
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unbeaten
49
Tycho Weather Billboard Independent Albums
Weather
40  Last
Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Ninja Tune
50
Cherubs Immaculada High Billboard Independent Albums
Immaculada High
Cherubs
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relapse
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