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 1 3
2 1 1 2
3 4
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 55
4 New 4 1
5 New 5 1
6 6 1 48
7 3 1 4
8 8 1 324
9 11 1 10
10 5 1 5
11 9
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 305
12 New
ABRAHADABRA
NUCLEAR BLAST
12 1
13 15
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 297
14 10
ASYLUM
REPRISE
2 5
15 New 15 1
16 30 1 115
17 20
PUZZLE
14TH FLOOR
3 155
18 12
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 53
19 13
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 210
20 16 1 384
21 14 1 7
22 19 1 162
23 17
METEORA
WARNER BROS
1 246
24 31
SHOWBIZ
EAST WEST/TASTE
11 121
25 23
RIOT
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 171
26 New 26 1
27 7 7 2
28 Re 1 31
Buy
Buy
29 27 6 28
30 26 1 43
31 35 1 99
32 22
THE VERY BEST OF
COLUMBIA/GEFFEN
1 72
33 24 10 28
34 33
HAARP
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 66
35 21 1 23
36 28 1 76
37 29 4 40
38 Re 9 38
39 Re 1 714
40 36 2 501