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 view the Biggest Albums of 2017.

Pos LW Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC
1 New
CHINESE DEMOCRACY
BLACK FROG/GEFFEN
1 1
2 1
DARK HORSE
ROADRUNNER
1 2
3 2
BLACK ICE
COLUMBIA
1 6
Buy
Buy
4 New 4 1
5 3 1 12
6 10 1 228
7 5 1 14
8 New
THE FINAL RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
8 1
Buy
Buy
9 4 1 96
10 8 1 26
11 6 1 81
12 9
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 75
13 7 3 123
14 23 6 77
Buy
Buy
15 14 1 644
16 27 9 63
17 11 1 62
18 12
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 114
19 13
PUZZLE
14TH FLOOR
3 73
20 15 2 10
Buy
Buy
21 16 1 8
22 24 1 303
23 21 1 52
24 19 8 45
25 26 1 70
26 20
RUNNIN' WILD
ROADRUNNER
4 19
27 36
METEORA
WARNER BROS
1 191
28 22 1 635
29 17 2 429
30 25
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 121
Buy
Buy
31 30
SHOGUN
ROADRUNNER
1 9
32 18
BANG
STC RECORDINGS
2 4
Buy
Buy
33 37 1 96
34 35 4 28
35 29 14 8
36 28 17 23
Buy
Buy
37 34 1 44
38 31 1 69
39 32 3 44
40 40 2 24