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 4
EVANESCENCE
VIRGIN/WIND UP
1 5
3 5 1 731
4 2 2 2
Buy
Buy
5 New 5 1
6 6 1 6
7 3
BALLS OUT
UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC
3 2
8 1
TH1RT3EN
ROADRUNNER
1 2
9 8 1 106
10 10 1 31
11 13 1 364
12 12 1 7
13 11 5 73
14 New 14 1
15 9 2 5
16 15 1 173
17 19 1 393
18 7
IOWA
ROADRUNNER
1 38
19 14
THE HUNTER
ROADRUNNER
3 7
20 New 20 1
Buy
Buy
21 21 2 537
22 26
IN UTERO
GEFFEN
6 289
23 23
DARK HORSE
ROADRUNNER
1 97
24 22 4 22
25 25
AB III
ROADRUNNER
1 25
26 Re 3 165
Buy
Buy
27 16 5 5
28 24 1 146
29 Re
TEN
TEN
EPIC
2 340
30 18 1 151
31 36 1 13
32 32
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 108
33 30 18 15
34 20
III
III
EAR MUSIC
8 4
35 27 1 435
36 Re 1 31
37 Re
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 181
Buy
Buy
38 28
THE OPEN DOOR
VIRGIN/WIND UP
21 9
39 35 1 57
40 31
HERITAGE
ROADRUNNER
1 8