Ryan Bingham, who won an Oscar for his theme song to the film Crazy Heart, claimed the number two and four spots at Albums on the Hill and Twist & Shout with his new album, Junky Star, released last week on Lost Highway. Arcade Fire's The Suburbs and the Black Keys' Brothers, meanwhile, continue to perform well, as does Git Some's Loose Control, which took the top spot at Wax Trax, while Disturbed's latest effort, Asylum, released last week on Reprise, debuted at number one on Independent's charts for the week ending September 5. See the full breakdown after the jump.
Top Sellers 09.05.2010
Albums on the Hill
1. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 2. Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses - Junky Star 3. DJ Muggs vs. Ill Bill - Kill Devil Hills 4. Ego vs. Id - Vol. 2 or Vol. 2 5. John Mellencamp - No Better Than This 6. Nathaniel Rateliff - Memory of Loss 7. JJ Grey & Mofro - Georgia Warhorse 8. Kings of Leon - Only by the Night 9. Marty Stuart - Ghost Train: The Studio B Sessions 10. Richard Thompson - Dream Attic
1. Disturbed - Asylum 2. Eminem - Recovery 3. Lyfe Jennings - I Still Believe 4. 10 Years - Feeding the Wolves 5. Tech N9NE Collabos - Gates Mixed Plate 6. Bun-B - Trill O.G. 7. Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare 8. Fabolous - There is No Competition 2 9. Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot 10. Rick Ross - Teflon Don
Twist & Shout
1. Ray LaMontagne - God Willin' & the Creek Don't Rise 2. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs 3. Richard Thompson - Dream Attic 4. Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses - Junky Star 5. Black Keys - Brothers 6. Los Lobos - Tin Can Trust 7. Heart - Red Velvet Car 8. Miles Davis - Bitches Brew 9. John Mellencamp - No Better Than This 10. David Gray - Foundling
1. Git Some - Loose Control 2. Mogwai - Special Moves 3. The Sword - Warp Riders 4. Le Divorce - Pull Yourself Together 5. Black Keys - Brothers 6. !!! - Strange Weather, Isn't It? 7. Wolf Parade - Expo 86 8. Cephalic Carnage - Misled by Certainty 9. Antony & the Johnsons - Thank You for Your Love 10. Various Artists - Local Anesthetic
Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.