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 1 1
2 5 2 10
3 1 1 2
4 3 1 868
5 4 1 522
6 17 1 43
Buy
Buy
7 6 1 7
8 11 1 228
9 24 1 503
10 2 1 370
11 9 2 77
12 8 1 6
13 15 1 41
14 7 2 4
15 10
PARAMORE
ATLANTIC/FUELED BY RAMEN
1 49
16 14 2 57
17 31 1 233
18 19
OPPOSITES
14TH FLOOR
1 59
19 New 19 1
20 Re
IN UTERO
GEFFEN
3 328
21 21 1 50
22 16 2 7
23 25 1 36
24 20
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 377
25 23 14 56
26 28 3 59
27 New 27 1
28 34 3 265
29 27
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 387
30 29 1 16
31 35 1 19
Buy
Buy
32 30 2 619
33 22 2 80
34 Re 2 29
35 32 1 30
Buy
Buy
36 26 1 287
37 Re 4 43
38 Re 1 245
39 Re 1 3
40 Re 1 231