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 1 1 3
2 3 1 78
3 New 3 1
4 New
UNION BLACK
BMG RIGHTS
4 1
5 New 5 1
6 2 2 3
7 4 2 5
8 7 1 33
9 5 1 145
10 6 1 6
Buy
Buy
11 10 1 336
12 13
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 85
13 14 1 40
14 15
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 83
15 8 1 5
16 12
HOPE
COOKING VINYL
1 4
17 9 2 4
18 16 9 46
19 23 1 412
20 19 1 129
21 20
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 156
Buy
Buy
22 New 22 1
23 29
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 240
24 17 1 91
25 New
WORLD RECORD
A WOLF AT YOUR DOOR
25 1
26 18
ENDGAME
INTERSCOPE
1 7
27 25
ASYLUM
REPRISE
2 35
28 32
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 199
29 30 1 167
30 New 30 1
31 21 1 108
32 27 1 52
Buy
Buy
33 37
PUZZLE
14TH FLOOR
3 185
34 36 7 60
35 28
SLASH
ROADRUNNER
1 45
36 33 1 246
37 Re
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 318
38 35 8 58
39 31 1 185
40 39 1 92