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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
King Animal
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Seven Four/Loma Vista
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Soundgarden King Animal Billboard Hard Rock Albums
King Animal
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:
Republic | Seven Four/Loma Vista
2
Deftones Koi No Yokan Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Koi No Yokan
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
3
Aerosmith Music From Another Dimension! Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Music From Another Dimension!
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
4
Trans-Siberian Orchestra Dreams Of Fireflies (On A Christmas Night) (EP) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Dreams Of Fireflies (On A Christmas Night) (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
5
Motionless In White Infamous Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Infamous
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
6
All That Remains A War You Cannot Win Billboard Hard Rock Albums
A War You Cannot Win
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
7
Stone Sour House Of Gold & Bones: Part 1 Billboard Hard Rock Albums
House Of Gold & Bones: Part 1
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
8
Issues Black Diamonds (EP) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Black Diamonds (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise | Velocity
9
Disciple O God Save Us All Billboard Hard Rock Albums
O God Save Us All
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Fair Trade
10
Three Days Grace Transit Of Venus Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Transit Of Venus
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
11
Flyleaf New Horizons Billboard Hard Rock Albums
New Horizons
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
12
Linkin Park Living Things Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Living Things
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
13
KISS Monster Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Monster
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Simstan/KISS
14
Soundtrack Rock Of Ages Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Rock Of Ages
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
15
In This Moment Blood Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Blood
12  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
16
Machine Head Machine F**king Head: Live Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Machine F**king Head: Live
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
17
Halestorm The Strange Case Of... Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Strange Case Of...
14  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
18
Dethklok Metalocalypse: Dethalbum III (Soundtrack) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metalocalypse: Dethalbum III (Soundtrack)
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
[adult swim] | Williams Street
19
ZZ Top La Futura Billboard Hard Rock Albums
La Futura
19  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | American
20
Rush Clockwork Angels Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Clockwork Angels
25  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Anthem/Roadrunner
21
Parkway Drive Atlas Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Atlas
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
22
Five Finger Death Punch American Capitalist Billboard Hard Rock Albums
American Capitalist
17  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
23
The Sword Apocryphon Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Apocryphon
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
24
Volbeat Beyond Hell/Above Heaven Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Beyond Hell/Above Heaven
24  Last
10  Peak
45  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Vertigo
25
Coheed And Cambria The Afterman: Ascension Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Afterman: Ascension
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hundred Handed | Everything Evil/Ambassador
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