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 2
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 5
2 1
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 3
3 New 3 1
4 New 4 1
Buy
Buy
5 9 1 23
6 6
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 160
7 3
SONIC BOOM
ROADRUNNER
3 2
8 8
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 121
9 5
BACKSPACER
ISLAND/MONKEY WRENCH
2 4
10 7
TEN
TEN
EPIC
2 303
11 12 1 274
12 4 3 3
13 10
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 254
14 13
PUZZLE
14TH FLOOR
3 105
15 New
BABYLON
DEMOLITION
15 1
Buy
Buy
16 20
DARK HORSE
ROADRUNNER
1 48
17 11 7 89
18 14
SHOWBIZ
EAST WEST/TASTE
11 90
19 15
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 255
20 16 2 556
21 22 1 681
22 30
HAARP
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 28
23 21 1 127
24 17 5 4
25 18
ENDGAME
ROADRUNNER
3 5
26 27 1 120
27 31 1 219
28 Re 1 50
29 19 2 5
30 23 2 10
31 26 14 5
32 Re 3 161
33 24 1 170
34 25
HULLABALOO
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 41
35 33 2 12
36 34
CHINESE DEMOCRACY
BLACK FROG/GEFFEN
1 31
37 38
SLIPKNOT
ROADRUNNER
3 167
38 32 8 5
39 35 1 84
40 36 1 138