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This week's top-selling albums based on an influential panel of stores comprised of independent retailer coalitions and smaller regional chains, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

TASTEMAKER ALBUMS

The week of
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Watch The Throne
Jay Z Kanye West
Imprint/Promotion Label
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam

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Jay Z Kanye West Watch The Throne Billboard Tastemakers
Watch The Throne
Jay Z Kanye West
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam
2
Adele 21 Billboard Tastemakers
21
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | XL
3
Foster The People Torches Billboard Tastemakers
Torches
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | StarTime Int'l
4
Bon Iver Bon Iver Billboard Tastemakers
Bon Iver
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
5
Gillian Welch The Harrow & The Harvest Billboard Tastemakers
The Harrow & The Harvest
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Acony
6
Jeff Bridges Jeff Bridges Billboard Tastemakers
Jeff Bridges
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Ramp
7
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Tastemakers
Sigh No More
10  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
8
John Hiatt Dirty Jeans And Mudslide Hymns Billboard Tastemakers
Dirty Jeans And Mudslide Hymns
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
9
Tedeschi Trucks Band Revelator Billboard Tastemakers
Revelator
15  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Masterworks | Masterworks
10
Blue October Any Man In America Billboard Tastemakers
Any Man In America
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Brando | Up Down
11
Fleet Foxes Helplessness Blues Billboard Tastemakers
Helplessness Blues
13  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
12
Breaking Benjamin shaLLow bay: The Best Of Breaking Benjamin Billboard Tastemakers
shaLLow bay: The Best Of Breaking Benjamin
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
13
Washed Out Within And Without Billboard Tastemakers
Within And Without
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
14
Amy Winehouse Back To Black Billboard Tastemakers
Back To Black
14  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
15
Steve Cropper Dedicated: A Salute To The 5 Royales Billboard Tastemakers
Dedicated: A Salute To The 5 Royales
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SLG | 429
16
Lady Gaga Born This Way Billboard Tastemakers
Born This Way
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Streamline/KonLive/Interscope
17
The Horrors Skying Billboard Tastemakers
Skying
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
18
Bad Meets Evil Hell: The Sequel (EP) Billboard Tastemakers
Hell: The Sequel (EP)
12  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
19
Portugal. The Man In The Mountain In The Cloud Billboard Tastemakers
In The Mountain In The Cloud
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
20
My Morning Jacket Circuital Billboard Tastemakers
Circuital
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
21
Arcade Fire The Suburbs Billboard Tastemakers
The Suburbs
16  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
22
Fountains Of Wayne Sky Full Of Holes Billboard Tastemakers
Sky Full Of Holes
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Yep Roc
23
The Black Keys Brothers Billboard Tastemakers
Brothers
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
24
Chimaira Age Of Hell Billboard Tastemakers
Age Of Hell
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
25
Sly Stone I'm Back! Family & Friends Billboard Tastemakers
I'm Back! Family & Friends
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cleopatra
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