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 7
2 2 2 8
3 10 1 13
4 9
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 32
5 5 1 24
6 3
ARCHETYPE
ROADRUNNER
3 2
7 6 1 43
8 11 1 53
9 4 4 2
10 12 2 7
11 8 1 451
12 17
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 52
Buy
Buy
13 25 1 455
14 New 14 1
15 7 7 2
Buy
Buy
16 Re
ACE OF SPADES
CASTLE MUSIC
11 8
17 13 13 2
Buy
Buy
18 Re 1 66
19 24 1 13
20 26 1 9
21 New 21 1
22 32 2 29
23 15 7 3
24 18 3 5
25 23 3 349
26 19 8 38
27 20 2 9
28 16 6 3
29 22 2 107
30 33 1 321
31 29 6 6
32 39
DEJA ENTENDU
SORE POINT
12 10
33 14 14 2
Buy
Buy
34 Re
SPLINTER
COLUMBIA
3 18
Buy
Buy
35 35 17 5
36 Re 1 64
37 New 37 1
38 Re
DOOKIE
REPRISE
1 371
39 Re 12 25
40 27 4 46