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 2 1
3 4
DRONES
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 44
4 3 1 30
Buy
Buy
5 1 1 2
6 New 6 1
Buy
Buy
7 39
WHITE NOISE
RISE RECORDS
7 51
8 6 1 975
9 9 1 32
10 2 2 2
11 7 1 64
12 15 1 758
13 40
BABYMETAL
EAR MUSIC
7 15
14 12 1 610
15 8 1 4
16 18 1 478
17 27
NIRVANA
GEFFEN
1 312
Buy
Buy
18 30
BLACK HOLES & REVELATIONS
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 343
19 13 1 336
20 21 1 487
21 11 2 185
22 Re
THE 2ND LAW
HELIUM 3/WARNER BROS
1 71
23 20 2 117
24 19 3 369
25 22 1 295
26 Re
ABSOLUTION
EAST WEST
1 384
27 Re
ORIGIN OF SYMMETRY
EAST WEST/TASTE
1 389
28 26 1 156
29 31 1 659
30 24 1 587
31 36 1 11
32 28
HIDDEN CITY
COOKING VINYL
1 9
33 23
FOR ALL KINGS
NUCLEAR BLAST
1 6
34 29 1 102
Buy
Buy
35 New
JUMALTEN AIKA
CENTURY MEDIA
35 1
36 37 1 150
Buy
Buy
37 5 5 2
38 New 38 1
39 38 1 29
40 Re
IN UTERO
GEFFEN
3 341