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INDEPENDENT ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
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Def Leppard
Imprint/Promotion Label
Bludgeon Riffola | Mailboat
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Def Leppard Def Leppard Billboard Independent Albums
Def Leppard
Last
Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
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Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bludgeon Riffola | Mailboat
2
Puscifer Money $hot Billboard Independent Albums
Money $hot
Last
Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Puscifer
3
Lalah Hathaway Live Billboard Independent Albums
Live
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hathaway | eOne
4
Janet Unbreakable Billboard Independent Albums
Unbreakable
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhythm Nation | BMG
5
Escape The Fate Hate Me Billboard Independent Albums
Hate Me
Escape The Fate
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Eleven Seven | E7LG
6
The Game The Documentary 2 Billboard Independent Albums
The Documentary 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fifth Amendment/Blood Money | eOne
7
EL VY Return To The Moon Billboard Independent Albums
Return To The Moon
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
8
The Game The Documentary 2.5 Billboard Independent Albums
The Documentary 2.5
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fifth Amendment/Blood Money | eOne
9
Five Finger Death Punch Got Your Six Billboard Independent Albums
Got Your Six
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
10
Drive-By Truckers It's Great To Be Alive! Billboard Independent Albums
It's Great To Be Alive!
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DBT | ATO
11
DJ Khaled I Changed A Lot Billboard Independent Albums
I Changed A Lot
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
We The Best | RED Associated Labels
12
Joanna Newsom Divers Billboard Independent Albums
Divers
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drag City
13
Soundtrack Halo 5: Guardians Billboard Independent Albums
Halo 5: Guardians
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Microsoft Games Studio | 343 Industries
14
Beach House Thank Your Lucky Stars Billboard Independent Albums
Thank Your Lucky Stars
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
15
Carnage Papi Gordo Billboard Independent Albums
Papi Gordo
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
16
Trey Anastasio Paper Wheels Billboard Independent Albums
Paper Wheels
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rubber Jungle | ATO
17
Crown The Empire The Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways Billboard Independent Albums
The Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways
Crown The Empire
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
18
Beach Slang The Things We Do To Find People Like Us Billboard Independent Albums
The Things We Do To Find People Like Us
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polyvinyl
19
Kelsea Ballerini The First Time Billboard Independent Albums
The First Time
16  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black River
20
Jason Aldean Old Boots, New Dirt Billboard Independent Albums
Old Boots, New Dirt
17  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Broken Bow | BBMG
21
Get Scared Demons Billboard Independent Albums
Demons
Get Scared
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
22
Tyrese Black Rose Billboard Independent Albums
Black Rose
10  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Voltron Recordz
23
James Hall WAP New Era Billboard Independent Albums
New Era
James Hall WAP
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music Blend | eOne
24
Foxing Dealer Billboard Independent Albums
Dealer
Foxing
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Triple Crown
25
Jerry Gaskill Love And Scars Billboard Independent Albums
Love And Scars
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rat Pak
26
Alabama Shakes Sound & Color Billboard Independent Albums
Sound & Color
14  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
27
Boosie BadAzz Thrilla, Volume I Billboard Independent Albums
Thrilla, Volume I
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BadAzz
28
Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings It's A Holiday Soul Party Billboard Independent Albums
It's A Holiday Soul Party
Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Daptone
29
Colt Ford Answer To No One: The Colt Ford Classics Billboard Independent Albums
Answer To No One: The Colt Ford Classics
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
30
Deerhunter Fading Frontier Billboard Independent Albums
Fading Frontier
30  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
31
Alabama Southern Drawl Billboard Independent Albums
Southern Drawl
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TGA | BMG
32
Iron Maiden The Book Of Souls Billboard Independent Albums
The Book Of Souls
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Iron Maiden/Sanctuary | BMG
33
Saxon Battering Ram Billboard Independent Albums
Battering Ram
Saxon
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Militia Guard | UDR
34
Whitechapel The Brotherhood Of The Blade Billboard Independent Albums
The Brotherhood Of The Blade
Whitechapel
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
35
Ces Cru Recession Proof (EP) Billboard Independent Albums
Recession Proof (EP)
Ces Cru
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange
36
Myka Relocate The Young Souls Billboard Independent Albums
The Young Souls
Myka Relocate
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artery | Razor & Tie
37
Sturgill Simpson Metamodern Sounds In Country Music Billboard Independent Albums
Metamodern Sounds In Country Music
Last
Peak
54  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
High Top Mountain | Thirty Tigers
38
Clutch Psychic Warfare Billboard Independent Albums
Psychic Warfare
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Weathermaker
39
Slayer Repentless Billboard Independent Albums
Repentless
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
40
The Dead Weather Dodge And Burn Billboard Independent Albums
Dodge And Burn
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Third Man
41
Med / Blu / Madlib Bad Neighbor Billboard Independent Albums
Bad Neighbor
Med / Blu / Madlib
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BangYaHead
42
Major Lazer Peace Is The Mission Billboard Independent Albums
Peace Is The Mission
23  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mad Decent
43
Scarface Deeply Rooted Billboard Independent Albums
Deeply Rooted
35  Last
Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Let's Talk/Brother Mob | BMG
44
Various Artists Ultimate Kids Halloween Party Album Billboard Independent Albums
Ultimate Kids Halloween Party Album
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Just Halloween
45
Stryper Fallen Billboard Independent Albums
Fallen
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Frontiers
46
Born Of Osiris Soul Sphere Billboard Independent Albums
Soul Sphere
Born Of Osiris
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
47
Shakila 11 : 11 City Of Love Billboard Independent Albums
11 : 11 City Of Love
Shakila
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shakila
48
Trinity Dawson With All I Am Billboard Independent Albums
With All I Am
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trinity Dawson
49
DJ Paul K.O.M. Of Three 6 Mafia Master Of Evil Billboard Independent Albums
Master Of Evil
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Scale-A-Ton
50
Various Artists Monstercat 024: Vanguard Billboard Independent Albums
Monstercat 024: Vanguard
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monstercat
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