Official Rock & Metal Albums Chart Top 40

Compiled by the Official Charts Company, the UK's biggest rock and metal albums of the week, based on sales of digital bundles, CDs, vinyl and other formats, across a seven day period. Click here to check out the biggest albums of 2016 so far.

Pos LW Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC
1 2 1 1025
2 4 1 144
Buy
Buy
3 New
OBITUARY
RELAPSE
3 1
Buy
Buy
4 7
RIP IT UP
EAR MUSIC
1 6
5 6 2 235
6 New 6 1
7 8 1 706
8 5 1 802
9 18 1 18
10 New 10 1
11 10 1 7
12 New 12 1
13 1
WIRED
SEARCH AND DESTROY (SONY)
1 2
14 12 1 80
15 14
ELLIPSIS
14TH FLOOR
1 37
16 17 1 24
17 13 1 9
Buy
Buy
18 16 1 381
19 15 1 526
20 25 3 149
21 21 1 520
22 23 1 660
23 30 9 182
24 26 1 629
25 22 5 55
26 27
FALLEN
CONCORD/UMC
5 163
27 39 1 340
28 31 3 412
29 34 1 111
30 40
MAGMA
ROADRUNNER
1 10
31 28
NIGHT PEOPLE
INFECTIOUS MUSIC
1 11
32 37 1 266
Buy
Buy
33 32
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 334
Buy
Buy
34 29
DRONES
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 72
35 33 2 148
36 Re
AIR GUITAR ANTHEMS
UMOD/WARNER MUSIC TV
2 16
Buy
Buy
37 Re
TEN
TEN
EPIC
2 378
38 Re 6 110
39 Re 1 19
40 Re 1 71
Buy
Buy