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 2
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 11
2 New 2 1
3 1
REVELATIONS
EPIC/INTERSCOPE
1 2
4 3 1 3
5 New 5 1
6 New 6 1
7 4
WOLFMOTHER
ISLAND/MODULAR
2 21
8 5 1 12
9 New 9 1
10 6 1 19
11 7
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 135
12 10
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 126
13 12 4 4
14 15 1 104
15 14 1 122
16 13 1 7
17 New 17 1
18 23 5 102
Buy
Buy
19 18
ASCENDANCY
ROADRUNNER
1 79
20 31 1 112
21 9
CHRIST ILLUSION
WARNER BROS
1 4
22 19 3 12
23 8
KISS OF DEATH
SPV RECORDINGS
3 3
24 16
SHOWBIZ
EAST WEST/TASTE
14 27
25 20 2 36
26 17 1 47
27 21 1 557
28 24 1 194
29 Re 9 8
30 34
REIGN IN BLOOD
AMERICAN RECORDINGS
9 5
31 35 15 3
32 28 2 455
33 29 1 547
34 22
SUPREMACY
ROADRUNNER
9 3
35 38 2 214
36 27
HULLABALOO
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 24
37 New
THE BRONX
WICHITA RECORDINGS
37 1
Buy
Buy
38 36 2 38
39 37 1 79
40 Re 1 162