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
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 7
2 3 1 15
3 2 1 3
4 4
WOLFMOTHER
ISLAND/MODULAR
2 17
5 5 1 8
6 6 1 100
7 7 1 43
8 9 1 118
9 New
REIGN IN BLOOD
AMERICAN RECORDINGS
9 1
10 8 1 553
11 New 11 1
12 10 5 98
Buy
Buy
13 New
SOUTH OF HEAVEN
AMERICAN RECORDINGS
13 1
14 11 3 8
15 12 1 190
16 New
SEASONS IN THE ABYSS
AMERICAN RECORDINGS
16 1
17 15
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 131
18 13 1 543
19 16 12 38
20 20 2 210
21 27 2 32
22 14 7 59
23 22 1 17
24 New 24 1
25 17
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 122
26 18 2 12
27 19 2 451
28 21
TEN
TEN
EPIC
5 246
29 23
DOOKIE
REPRISE
1 477
30 26 5 390
31 24 20 22
32 32
ASCENDANCY
ROADRUNNER
1 75
33 Re 1 108
34 New 34 1
35 28
SHOWBIZ
EAST WEST/TASTE
15 23
36 38 6 30
Buy
Buy
37 30 1 362
38 31 1 86
39 25
METEORA
WARNER BROS
1 94
40 29 12 77