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 1 1
2 1 1 2
3 2 1 3
4 4
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 54
5 3 1 4
6 7 1 47
7 New 7 1
8 9 1 305
9 14
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 291
10 5
ASYLUM
REPRISE
2 4
11 10 1 9
12 8
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 52
13 11
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 209
14 6 1 6
15 21
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
5 249
16 12 1 381
17 16
METEORA
WARNER BROS
1 243
18 New 18 1
19 15 1 161
20 27
PUZZLE
14TH FLOOR
3 154
21 13 1 22
22 18
THE VERY BEST OF
COLUMBIA/GEFFEN
1 71
23 17
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 170
24 38 10 27
25 20 1 11
26 19 1 42
27 33 6 27
28 37 1 75
29 39 7 36
30 35 1 114
31 40
SHOWBIZ
EAST WEST/TASTE
11 119
32 23 3 4
33 Re
HAARP
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 65
34 New 34 1
35 22 1 98
36 28 2 500
37 Re
SLASH
ROADRUNNER
1 24
38 29 4 130
39 31 9 4
40 30 5 4
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