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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
A Different Shade Of Blue
Imprint/Promotion Label
Pure Noise
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Knocked Loose A Different Shade Of Blue Billboard Independent Albums
A Different Shade Of Blue
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:
Pure Noise
2
Killswitch Engage Atonement Billboard Independent Albums
Atonement
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
3
Lauren Daigle Look Up Child Billboard Independent Albums
Look Up Child
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
12Tone | Centricity
4
Soundtrack BTS WORLD Billboard Independent Albums
BTS WORLD
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment | TakeOne Company
5
NF The Search Billboard Independent Albums
The Search
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | NF Real Music
6
BTS Map Of The Soul: PERSONA Billboard Independent Albums
Map Of The Soul: PERSONA
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
7
SAINt JHN Ghetto Lenny's Love Songs Billboard Independent Albums
Ghetto Lenny's Love Songs
SAINt JHN
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
HITCO | Godd Complexx
8
BTS Love Yourself: Tear Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Tear
19  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
9
Sacred Reich Awakening Billboard Independent Albums
Awakening
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
10
James Fortune Dream Again Billboard Independent Albums
Dream Again
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | FIYA World
11
BTS Love Yourself: Answer Billboard Independent Albums
Love Yourself: Answer
20  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BigHit Entertainment
12
Andy Mineo Work In Progress Billboard Independent Albums
Work In Progress
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach | Miner League
13
Jay Som Anak Ko Billboard Independent Albums
Anak Ko
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polyvinyl
14
King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard Infest The Rats' Nest Billboard Independent Albums
Infest The Rats' Nest
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | Flightless
15
The Raconteurs Help Us Stranger Billboard Independent Albums
Help Us Stranger
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Third Man
16
Sleater-Kinney The Center Won't Hold Billboard Independent Albums
The Center Won't Hold
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop
17
Noah Gundersen Lover Billboard Independent Albums
Lover
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cooking Vinyl | 80BPM
18
Tropical Fuck Storm Braindrops Billboard Independent Albums
Braindrops
Tropical Fuck Storm
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Joyful Noise
19
Redd Kross Beyond The Door Billboard Independent Albums
Beyond The Door
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
20
Little Brother May The Lord Watch Billboard Independent Albums
May The Lord Watch
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Imagine Nation/For Members Only
21
Ceremony In The Spirit World Now Billboard Independent Albums
In The Spirit World Now
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relapse
22
Andy Grammer Naive Billboard Independent Albums
Naive
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | S-Curve
23
Thom Yorke Anima Billboard Independent Albums
Anima
24  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL | Unsustainabubble
24
Lyfe Jennings 777 Billboard Independent Albums
777
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | LJ
25
Crobot Motherbrain Billboard Independent Albums
Motherbrain
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MLG | Mascot
26
Erwilian Advent (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Advent (EP)
Erwilian
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wood, Wind, & Wire
27
PeeWee Longway The Blue M&M 4 Billboard Independent Albums
The Blue M&M 4
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | MPA Bandcamp
28
Robert Randolph & The Family Band Brighter Days Billboard Independent Albums
Brighter Days
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MLG | Provogue
29
Spoon Everything Hits At Once: The Best Of Spoon Billboard Independent Albums
Everything Hits At Once: The Best Of Spoon
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
30
Ghost Funk Orchestra A Song For Paul Billboard Independent Albums
A Song For Paul
Ghost Funk Orchestra
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Colemine | Karma Chief
31
Foreigner The Greatest Hits Of Foreigner: Live In Concert Billboard Independent Albums
The Greatest Hits Of Foreigner: Live In Concert
30  Last
12  Peak
14  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trigger
32
Bon Iver i,i Billboard Independent Albums
i,i
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
33
Jason Aldean Rearview Town Billboard Independent Albums
Rearview Town
41  Last
Peak
72  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BBMG | Macon/Broken Bow/BMG
34
Seratones Power Billboard Independent Albums
Power
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
35
Godsmack When Legends Rise Billboard Independent Albums
When Legends Rise
35  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
36
Ride This Is Not A Safe Place Billboard Independent Albums
This Is Not A Safe Place
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wichita
37
311 Voyager Billboard Independent Albums
Voyager
46  Last
Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | 311
38
Sabaton The Great War Billboard Independent Albums
The Great War
50  Last
Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
39
Sublime With Rome Blessings Billboard Independent Albums
Blessings
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED | 5 Music
40
Rodney Crowell Texas Billboard Independent Albums
Texas
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RC1
41
The Bryce Canyon Wranglers A Song Like Me Billboard Independent Albums
A Song Like Me
The Bryce Canyon Wranglers
40  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BCW
42
Pathology Reborn To Kill Billboard Independent Albums
Reborn To Kill
Pathology
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pavement
43
The Hold Steady Thrashing Thru The Passion Billboard Independent Albums
Thrashing Thru The Passion
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Frenchkiss
44
Morgan Wallen If I Know Me Billboard Independent Albums
If I Know Me
36  Last
11  Peak
13  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Loud
45
Ty Herndon Got It Covered Billboard Independent Albums
Got It Covered
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BFD | Audium
46
Five Finger Death Punch And Justice For None Billboard Independent Albums
And Justice For None
Last
Peak
64  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
47
David Wax Museum Line Of Light Billboard Independent Albums
Line Of Light
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nine Mile
48
Tracy Lawrence Made In America Billboard Independent Albums
Made In America
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lawrence
49
Stray Cats 40 Billboard Independent Albums
40
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Surfdog
50
Black Pumas Black Pumas Billboard Independent Albums
Black Pumas
Black Pumas
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
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