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
THE 2ND LAW
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 1
2 1
UNO
UNO
REPRISE
1 2
3 New 3 1
4 New
THE CONNECTION
ELEVEN SEVEN
4 1
5 New
VULTURES
SEARCH AND DESTROY
5 1
6 5 1 15
7 6 1 53
8 8
THE RESISTANCE
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 130
9 14 1 46
10 12
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 278
11 7 1 153
12 New 12 1
13 9 1 11
14 New
FANATIC
EPIC/LEGACY
14 1
15 21
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 358
16 22
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 350
17 New 17 1
18 15 1 296
19 New 19 1
20 3
ON THE 13TH DAY
STEAMHAMMER
3 2
21 New
RIITIIR
NUCLEAR BLAST
21 1
22 19 19 2
23 Re
DARK HORSE
ROADRUNNER
1 117
24 34 1 162
25 11 1 3
26 2 2 2
27 25 1 793
28 26
FREE
RED BULL
1 55
29 24 1 429
30 18
HOT CAKES
PIAS RECORDINGS
1 7
31 4 4 2
32 28 1 77
33 32 1 20
34 27 27 2
35 16 2 3
36 Re
HAARP
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 79
37 17 3 3
Buy
Buy
38 23 1 4
39 33 33 2
40 10
AWAKENED
METAL BLADE
10 2