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. Click here to check out the biggest albums of 2016 so far.

Pos LW Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC
1 New
NOW WHAT
EAR MUSIC
1 1
2 1
PARAMORE
ATLANTIC/FUELED BY RAMEN
1 4
3 3
OPPOSITES
14TH FLOOR
1 14
4 4 1 5
5 2 2 2
6 6 2 4
7 9
THE 2ND LAW
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 31
8 7 2 32
9 8 2 5
10 10 1 183
11 12 1 459
12 New
TEARS ON TAPE
HIM
DOUBLE CROSS
12 1
13 11 1 488
14 15 1 8
Buy
Buy
15 35 4 29
16 32 1 79
Buy
Buy
17 22 4 32
18 30 1 326
19 13
PRIORITIES
SEARCH AND DESTROY RECORDS
1 7
20 24 1 823
21 New 21 1
22 5 5 2
23 Re 1 143
24 23 3 222
25 16 5 3
26 17 1 220
27 18 1 12
28 New 28 1
29 New 29 1
30 28 6 17
31 33 14 27
32 Re 4 13
Buy
Buy
33 29
CELEBRATION DAY
ATLANTIC/RHINO/SWANSONG
1 24
34 27 7 4
35 19
DEVICE
WARNER BROS
6 4
36 Re 1 74
37 37
EARTH ROCKER
WEATHERMAKER
3 6
38 Re
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 305
39 39 1 243
40 31
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 241