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 New
BONES
PLAY IT AGAIN SAM
2 1
3 2 1 44
4 1 1 9
5 5 1 119
6 3 1 4
7 New 7 1
8 7 1 12
9 11 1 377
10 4
RESOLUTION
ROADRUNNER
1 3
11 12
EVANESCENCE
VIRGIN/WIND UP
1 18
12 9 1 19
13 6 1 744
14 19 5 86
15 15 1 164
16 13
FREE
RED BULL
4 21
17 17 2 28
18 16 2 10
19 22 9 18
20 8 4 3
21 20 1 186
22 10 5 3
23 26 1 444
24 38 1 32
25 21 1 406
26 34 1 192
27 23 4 10
Buy
Buy
28 30
THE HUNTER
ROADRUNNER
3 19
29 39
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
3 296
30 40 3 9
31 25 4 32
32 18 2 548
33 33
DARK HORSE
ROADRUNNER
1 110
34 24 1 20
35 Re 4 6
Buy
Buy
36 28
IMAGINAERUM
NUCLEAR BLAST
3 10
37 29
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 268
38 Re 1 198
39 Re
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 190
Buy
Buy
40 Re 1 250