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 2
OPPOSITES
14TH FLOOR
1 6
2 5 1 175
3 3
THE 2ND LAW
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 23
4 New 4 1
5 1 1 2
Buy
Buy
6 16 1 433
7 4
CELEBRATION DAY
ATLANTIC/RHINO/SWANSONG
1 16
8 6 1 4
9 New 9 1
10 7 4 24
11 10 1 37
12 22 1 800
13 19 1 9
14 12
DOS
DOS
REPRISE
1 17
15 Re 1 26
16 20 1 300
17 18 1 235
18 21 1 68
19 27 1 31
20 24
UNO
UNO
REPRISE
1 24
21 17 4 24
22 15
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 151
23 40
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 233
24 29
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 300
25 37
TRE
TRE
REPRISE
2 13
26 28 1 213
27 26
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 372
28 32
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 131
29 23
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 352
30 31 2 16
Buy
Buy
31 Re
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 211
Buy
Buy
32 9 4 24
33 25 3 214
34 Re 4 58
35 33 14 23
36 Re 2 58
37 30 1 87
38 35
CONFESSIONS
ELEVEN SEVEN
9 3
39 Re 1 479
40 Re 7 67