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 1 1
2 New
WORSHIP MUSIC
NUCLEAR BLAST
2 1
3 1 1 98
4 2 1 23
5 6 5 65
6 4 1 374
7 New 7 1
8 New 8 1
9 11 2 529
10 5
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 330
11 7
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 254
12 8 1 143
13 19
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 179
Buy
Buy
14 9
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 105
15 3 3 2
16 10
IN WAVES
ROADRUNNER
1 6
17 18 1 388
18 12 1 183
19 15 1 165
20 16
SLASH
ROADRUNNER
1 63
21 29
THE OPEN DOOR
VIRGIN/WIND UP
21 2
22 21 1 79
23 13
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 337
24 32
AB III
ROADRUNNER
1 20
25 28 4 14
26 34 2 16
27 30 1 211
28 Re
IN UTERO
GEFFEN
6 292
29 20 1 60
30 27 8 72
31 Re 2 15
32 Re 1 738
33 Re
FREE
RED BULL
5 6
34 23 7 12
35 New 35 1
36 33 1 14
37 26
BRAND NEW EYES
FUELED BY RAMEN
1 103
38 24 1 53
39 25 10 85
40 17 1 5