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 1 1 3
3 New
HEROES
NUCLEAR BLAST
3 1
4 Re 4 17
5 2 2 2
6 6 2 20
7 11 1 238
8 5 2 87
9 7 1 17
10 3
EP 2 OF 4
ROADRUNNER
3 2
Buy
Buy
11 9 1 10
12 12 1 532
13 19 1 380
14 20 1 513
15 14 1 878
16 23
FREE
RED BULL
1 67
17 New 17 1
18 15 1 60
19 17
OPPOSITES
14TH FLOOR
1 69
20 26 1 295
21 28 1 34
22 4 4 2
23 Re 2 20
24 21 3 275
25 10 2 602
26 27
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 239
Buy
Buy
27 25 3 67
28 29 1 28
Buy
Buy
29 24
PARAMORE
ATLANTIC/FUELED BY RAMEN
1 59
30 34 1 242
31 16 1 8
32 Re
DEMOLICIOUS
WARNER BROS
4 3
33 37 1 241
34 31 14 66
35 32 1 9
36 33 1 424
37 36
METEORA
WARNER BROS
1 287
38 New 38 1
39 Re 1 58
Buy
Buy
40 Re
FORTRESS
ROADRUNNER
1 18