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 New
F E A R
EAR MUSIC
1 1
2 New 2 1
3 New 3 1
4 2 2 2
Buy
Buy
5 1 1 2
6 5
ELLIPSIS
14TH FLOOR
1 12
7 Re 2 653
8 New 8 1
9 New 9 1
10 Re 10 2
11 14 1 985
12 New 12 1
13 22 1 319
14 New 14 1
15 12 1 55
16 8
GLA
GLA
RED BULL
1 3
Buy
Buy
17 New 17 1
18 Re
IN UTERO
GEFFEN
3 331
19 6
POPESTAR
SPINEFARM
6 2
20 18 1 483
21 New
WELCOME TO FAT CITY
NUCLEAR BLAST
21 1
22 New 22 1
23 38 1 610
24 New
WINTER'S GATE
CENTURY MEDIA
24 1
25 15 2 210
26 Re 1 42
27 Re 1 233
Buy
Buy
28 New
NOVA
FRONTIERS
28 1
29 Re
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 353
30 13 1 4
31 39 31 2
Buy
Buy
32 19 1 13
33 26 9 157
34 27 1 89
35 Re 3 131
36 24 1 617
37 7
COLD WORLD
RISE RECORDS
6 3
38 Re 1 82
39 21 1 55
Buy
Buy
40 Re
DRONES
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 67