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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
Lightning Bolt
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Monkeywrench
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Pearl Jam Lightning Bolt Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Lightning Bolt
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Monkeywrench
2
Trivium Vengeance Falls Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Vengeance Falls
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
3
Korn The Paradigm Shift Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Paradigm Shift
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
4
Avenged Sevenfold Hail To The King Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Hail To The King
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
5
Halestorm Reanimate 2.0: The Covers (EP) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Reanimate 2.0: The Covers (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
6
Alter Bridge Fortress Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Fortress
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Alter Bridge
7
Cage The Elephant Melophobia Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Melophobia
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
8
Icon For Hire Icon For Hire Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Icon For Hire
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tooth & Nail
9
Red Fang Whales And Leeches Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Whales And Leeches
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relapse
10
Five Finger Death Punch The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell: Volume 1 Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell: Volume 1
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
11
Death Angel The Dream Calls For Blood Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Dream Calls For Blood
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
12
Metallica Metallica: Through The Never (Soundtrack) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metallica: Through The Never (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Blackened
13
Rob Bailey & The Hustle Standard Beast Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Beast
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Hustle Standard
14
Stone Temple Pilots With Chester Bennington High Rise (EP) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
High Rise (EP)
Stone Temple Pilots With Chester Bennington
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play Pen
15
Dream Theater Dream Theater Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Dream Theater
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
16
Skillet Rise Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Rise
12  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
17
Monster Magnet Last Patrol Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Last Patrol
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Napalm | Spinning Goblin
18
Volbeat Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies
13  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Vertigo
19
Rush Vapor Trails: Remixed Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Vapor Trails: Remixed
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Anthem
20
Black Sabbath 13 Billboard Hard Rock Albums
13
14  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Vertigo
21
Pelican Forever Becoming Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Forever Becoming
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Southern Lord
22
Bring Me The Horizon Sempiternal Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Sempiternal
15  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
23
Queens Of The Stone Age ...Like Clockwork Billboard Hard Rock Albums
...Like Clockwork
20  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
24
In This Moment Blood Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Blood
21  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
25
Asking Alexandria From Death To Destiny Billboard Hard Rock Albums
From Death To Destiny
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
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