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Hard Rock Albums ranks the most popular hard rock and metal albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums).

HARD ROCK ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Evanescence
Imprint/Promotion Label
Wind-up
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Evanescence Evanescence Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Evanescence
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
2
Five Finger Death Punch American Capitalist Billboard Hard Rock Albums
American Capitalist
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
3
Chickenfoot Chickenfoot III Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Chickenfoot III
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Land Shark | eOne
4
Staind Staind Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Staind
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Flip/Atlantic | AG
5
Mastodon The Hunter Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Hunter
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Warner Bros.
6
Foo Fighters Wasting Light Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Wasting Light
11  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roswell | RCA
7
Theory Of A Deadman The Truth Is... Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Truth Is...
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
604 | Roadrunner
8
Various Artists ZZ Top: A Tribute From Friends Billboard Hard Rock Albums
ZZ Top: A Tribute From Friends
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Show Dog-Universal
9
blessthefall Awakening Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Awakening
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
10
Anthrax Worship Music Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Worship Music
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Megaforce
11
Skeletonwitch Forever Abomination Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Forever Abomination
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prosthetic
12
Bad Company Extended Versions Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Extended Versions
13  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Original Bad Company Touring | Sony Commercial Music Group
13
Seether Holding Onto Strings Better Left To Fray Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Holding Onto Strings Better Left To Fray
19  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
14
New Found Glory Radiosurgery Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Radiosurgery
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
15
Avenged Sevenfold Nightmare Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Nightmare
17  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless/Sire | Warner Bros.
16
Machine Head Unto The Locust Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Unto The Locust
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
17
Dream Theater A Dramatic Turn Of Events Billboard Hard Rock Albums
A Dramatic Turn Of Events
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
18
3 Doors Down Time Of My Life Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Time Of My Life
18  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
19
Pearl Jam Pearl Jam Twenty (Soundtrack) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Pearl Jam Twenty (Soundtrack)
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monkeywrench | Columbia
20
Hollywood Undead American Tragedy Billboard Hard Rock Albums
American Tragedy
24  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M/Octone | IGA
21
The Devil Wears Prada Dead Throne Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Dead Throne
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ferret
22
Incubus If Not Now, When? Billboard Hard Rock Albums
If Not Now, When?
20  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Immortal | Epic
23
Breaking Benjamin shaLLow bay: The Best Of Breaking Benjamin Billboard Hard Rock Albums
shaLLow bay: The Best Of Breaking Benjamin
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
24
Wayne Static Pighammer Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Pighammer
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dirthouse
25
Bon Jovi Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection
Last
Peak
47  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | UMe
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