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 9
2 New 2 1
3 2 2 10
4 4 1 15
5 5
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 34
6 New 6 1
Buy
Buy
7 9 7 3
8 7 1 45
9 6 1 26
10 8 1 55
11 3
CULTURA
ALBERT PRODUCTIONS
3 2
12 14 1 15
13 New
AMPLIFIER
MUSIC FOR NATIONS
13 1
Buy
Buy
14 New 14 1
15 10 2 9
16 24
DEJA ENTENDU
SORE POINT
12 12
17 11
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 54
Buy
Buy
18 12
ARCHETYPE
ROADRUNNER
3 4
19 13 1 457
20 22 2 11
21 18 1 11
22 17 13 4
Buy
Buy
23 16 1 453
24 15
ACE OF SPADES
CASTLE MUSIC
11 10
25 19 4 4
26 21 2 31
27 23 3 351
28 30
METEORA
WARNER BROS
1 50
29 40 5 366
30 33 12 27
31 32 2 109
32 25
BEST OF
DISKY COMMUNICATIONS
25 2
33 New
S&M
S&M
VERTIGO
33 1
34 Re 27 2
35 20 1 68
36 29
SPLINTER
COLUMBIA
3 20
Buy
Buy
37 27 8 40
38 38 7 5
39 26 1 323
40 28 7 4
Buy
Buy