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.

Pos LW Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC
1 New
RENEGADES
BIG TEETH
1 1
Buy
Buy
2 1
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 43
3 2 1 12
Buy
Buy
4 3
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 198
5 5 1 36
6 10
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 41
7 9 1 294
8 4 1 3
9 7
SLASH
ROADRUNNER
1 14
10 6
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 280
11 12 1 11
12 8
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
5 239
13 13 1 34
14 16
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 159
15 17 1 61
16 15 6 20
17 19 2 489
18 14 3 9
19 21
S&M
S&M
VERTIGO
10 41
20 18
HAARP
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 59
21 26 1 87
22 25 9 28
23 24 1 228
24 27 6 47
25 20
SHOWBIZ
EAST WEST/TASTE
11 113
26 30 4 119
27 23
PUZZLE
14TH FLOOR
3 143
28 28
LIVE
EPIC
11 43
29 22
THE VERY BEST OF
COLUMBIA/GEFFEN
1 67
30 11 11 2
31 29 10 61
32 Re 8 23
33 34 1 54
34 32 1 156
35 Re 1 692
36 31 1 103
37 35 1 370
38 37 1 21
Buy
Buy
39 39 10 25
40 38
DARK HORSE
ROADRUNNER
1 86