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 3
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 42
2 2 1 11
Buy
Buy
3 12
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 197
4 1 1 2
5 5 1 35
6 22
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 292
7 4
SLASH
ROADRUNNER
1 13
8 Re
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 285
9 7 1 311
10 6
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 40
11 New 11 1
12 10 1 10
13 8 1 33
14 14 3 8
15 11 6 19
16 17
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 158
17 9 1 60
18 Re
HAARP
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 58
19 15 2 488
20 Re
SHOWBIZ
EAST WEST/TASTE
11 113
21 19
S&M
S&M
VERTIGO
10 40
22 16
THE VERY BEST OF
COLUMBIA/GEFFEN
1 66
23 25
PUZZLE
14TH FLOOR
3 142
24 13 1 245
25 21 9 27
26 38 1 86
27 27 6 46
28 20
LIVE
EPIC
11 42
29 26 10 60
30 40 4 118
31 23 1 102
32 30 1 155
33 18 18 2
34 31 1 53
35 35 1 371
36 New
STAMPEDE
SPINEFARM
36 1
37 Re 1 20
Buy
Buy
38 32
DARK HORSE
ROADRUNNER
1 85
39 33 10 24
40 34
METEORA
WARNER BROS
1 240