Hard Rock Albums

Year-End Charts

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HARD ROCK ALBUMS

Year-End top-selling hard rock and metal albums, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

2013
1

CELEBRATION DAY

Led Zeppelin

Time Machine

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3

HAIL TO THE KING

Avenged Sevenfold

4

THE WRONG SIDE OF HEAVEN AND THE RIGHTEOUS SIDE OF HELL: VOLUME 1

Five Finger Death Punch

5

LIGHTNING BOLT

Pearl Jam

6

KING ANIMAL

Soundgarden

9

PEOPLE, HELL AND ANGELS

Jimi Hendrix

10

DREAMS OF FIREFLIES (ON A CHRISTMAS NIGHT) (EP)

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

11

KOI NO YOKAN

Deftones

12

THE STRANGE CASE OF...

Halestorm

13

OUTLAW GENTLEMEN & SHADY LADIES

Volbeat

14

THE DEVIL PUT DINOSAURS HERE

Alice In Chains

15

WRETCHED AND DIVINE: THE STORY OF THE WILD ONES

Black Veil Brides

17

RELEASE THE PANIC

Red

18

MUSIC FROM ANOTHER DIMENSION!

Aerosmith

20

LIVING THINGS

Linkin Park

21

TRANSIT OF VENUS

Three Days Grace

22

AMARYLLIS

Shinedown

23

ROCK OF AGES

Soundtrack

24

NOTES FROM THE UNDERGROUND

Hollywood Undead

26

DISARM THE DESCENT

Killswitch Engage

28

VENOMOUS RAT REGENERATION VENDOR

Rob Zombie

29

HOUSE OF GOLD & BONES: PART 1

Stone Sour

30

THE PARADIGM SHIFT

Korn

31

DEVICE

Device

32

FROM DEATH TO DESTINY

Asking Alexandria

33

THE GREATEST HITS

3 Doors Down

34

HOUSE OF GOLD & BONES: PART 2

Stone Sour

35

SOUND CITY -- REAL TO REEL

Soundtrack

36

VANS WARPED TOUR '13: 2013 TOUR COMPILATION

Various Artists

37

BEYOND HELL/ABOVE HEAVEN

Volbeat

38

METALLICA: THROUGH THE NEVER (SOUNDTRACK)

Metallica

39

SUPER COLLIDER

Megadeth

40

LIVE AT RIVER PLATE

AC/DC

41

THE AFTERMAN: DESCENSION

Coheed And Cambria

42

COLLIDE WITH THE SKY

Pierce The Veil

44

DREAM THEATER

Dream Theater

45

RECHARGED

Linkin Park

47

BLACK OUT THE SUN

Sevendust

48

A WAR YOU CANNOT WIN

All That Remains

50

TRACING BACK ROOTS

We Came As Romans