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 2
Buy
Buy
2 2 1 5
3 5 1 26
Buy
Buy
4 4 1 13
Buy
Buy
5 New
CLOSE TO THE EDGE
YES
DGM PANEGYRIC
5 1
6 6 2 60
7 New 7 1
8 7
FORTRESS
ROADRUNNER
1 7
9 8 1 12
10 3 3 43
11 12 1 24
12 13
OPPOSITES
14TH FLOOR
1 42
13 11 1 33
14 22
13
13
VERTIGO
1 23
15 15 14 39
16 18
PARAMORE
ATLANTIC/FUELED BY RAMEN
1 32
17 26 3 247
18 20 1 271
19 17 1 468
20 New 20 1
21 21 1 836
22 29 1 211
23 25 3 9
24 28
THE 2ND LAW
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 59
25 16 2 5
26 14 1 507
27 40 1 94
Buy
Buy
28 19 1 6
29 New 29 1
30 24 2 589
31 34 3 7
32 New 32 1
33 30 1 336
34 32 2 11
35 Re
IN UTERO
GEFFEN
3 308
36 Re 2 24
37 27 5 14
38 Re 4 35
39 39 1 8
Buy
Buy
40 New
HACKTIVIST
WAKE TO REALITY
40 1