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 New 2 1
Buy
Buy
3 New 3 1
4 3 1 3
5 New 5 1
6 1 1 2
7 New 7 1
8 8 1 10
9 2 2 2
10 New 10 1
11 5 2 13
12 14 1 871
13 Re 13 16
14 12 2 80
15 New 15 1
16 4
RENEGADE
52 MUSIC
4 2
17 24
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 232
Buy
Buy
18 13 13 2
19 11 1 231
20 6 1 525
21 20 1 9
22 New
SHINE
EAR MUSIC
22 1
23 7 1 373
24 23 2 7
25 27
OPPOSITES
14TH FLOOR
1 62
26 22
PARAMORE
ATLANTIC/FUELED BY RAMEN
1 52
27 35 1 53
28 17 1 4
29 39 1 33
Buy
Buy
30 37
IN UTERO
GEFFEN
3 331
31 25 3 268
32 15 1 506
33 33 1 290
34 Re 1 24
35 Re 1 418
36 16 1 46
Buy
Buy
37 36 1 44
38 28 14 59
39 26 1 234
40 Re 1 27