Rock Albums

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ROCK ALBUMS

This year's top-selling albums across all rock, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

2013

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2

NIGHT VISIONS

Imagine Dragons

3

THE LUMINEERS

The Lumineers

4

THE WORLD FROM THE SIDE OF THE MOON

Phillip Phillips

5

SOME NIGHTS

fun.

6

REBEL SOUL

Kid Rock

7

THE GREAT GATSBY: MUSIC FROM BAZ LUHRMANN'S FILM

Soundtrack

11

SIGH NO MORE

Mumford & Sons

12

SAVE ROCK AND ROLL

Fall Out Boy

13

CELEBRATION DAY

Led Zeppelin

14

PURE HEROINE

Lorde

15

MODERN VAMPIRES OF THE CITY

Vampire Weekend

16

HAIL TO THE KING

Avenged Sevenfold

17

2013 GRAMMY NOMINEES

Various Artists

19

BOYS & GIRLS

Alabama Shakes

20

THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN: PART 2

Soundtrack

21

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

Five Finger Death Punch

23

PARADISE VALLEY

John Mayer

24

LIGHTNING BOLT

Pearl Jam

25

PARAMORE

Paramore

26

THE CIVIL WARS

The Civil Wars

27

THE 2ND LAW

Muse

28

PARADISE (EP)

Lana Del Rey

29

FROM HERE TO NOW TO YOU

Jack Johnson

31

MECHANICAL BULL

Kings Of Leon

32

WHAT ABOUT NOW

Bon Jovi

34

HESITATION MARKS

Nine Inch Nails

35

KING ANIMAL

Soundgarden

36

AN AWESOME WAVE

alt-J

37

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

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

40

TROUBLE WILL FIND ME

The National

41

PEOPLE, HELL AND ANGELS

Jimi Hendrix

42

THE NEXT DAY

David Bowie

43

MIRACLE

Third Day

44

KOI NO YOKAN

Deftones

45

MEGALITHIC SYMPHONY

AWOLNATION

47

WROTE A SONG FOR EVERYONE

John Fogerty

48

12-12-12 THE CONCERT FOR SANDY RELIEF

Various Artists

49

CALIFORNIA 37

Train

50

THE DEVIL PUT DINOSAURS HERE

Alice In Chains

51

TOO WEIRD TO LIVE, TOO RARE TO DIE!

Panic! At The Disco

54

HEARTTHROB

Tegan And Sara

55

OUTLAW GENTLEMEN & SHADY LADIES

Volbeat

59

MUSIC FROM ANOTHER DIMENSION!

Aerosmith

61

DOGS EATING DOGS (EP)

Blink-182

62

DELTA MACHINE

Depeche Mode

65

BANKRUPT!

Phoenix

66

WRETCHED AND DIVINE: THE STORY OF THE WILD ONES

Black Veil Brides

68

RELEASE THE PANIC

Red

69

THE STRANGE CASE OF...

Halestorm

70

NOTES FROM THE UNDERGROUND

Hollywood Undead

72

DISARM THE DESCENT

Killswitch Engage

73

MAGPIE AND THE DANDELION

The Avett Brothers