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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
Restoring Force
Imprint/Promotion Label
Rise
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Of Mice & Men Restoring Force Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Restoring Force
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:
Rise
2
Periphery Clear Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Clear
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
3
Red Dragon Cartel Red Dragon Cartel Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Red Dragon Cartel
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Frontiers
4
Avenged Sevenfold Hail To The King Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Hail To The King
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
5
Five Finger Death Punch The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell: Volume 2 Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Wrong Side Of Heaven And The Righteous Side Of Hell: Volume 2
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
6
Skillet Rise Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Rise
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
7
A Day To Remember Common Courtesy Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Common Courtesy
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADTR
8
Queens Of The Stone Age ...Like Clockwork Billboard Hard Rock Albums
...Like Clockwork
14  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
9
Nickelback The Best Of Nickelback: Volume 1 Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Best Of Nickelback: Volume 1
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
10
In This Moment Blood Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Blood
Last
Peak
69  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
11
Volbeat Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies
15  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Vertigo
12
Metallica Metallica: Through The Never (Soundtrack) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metallica: Through The Never (Soundtrack)
23  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Blackened
13
Pearl Jam Lightning Bolt Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Lightning Bolt
10  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Monkeywrench
14
Transatlantic Kaleidoscope Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Kaleidoscope
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade | Radiant
15
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
12  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
16
Bring Me The Horizon Sempiternal Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Sempiternal
16  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
17
Iced Earth Plagues Of Babylon Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Plagues Of Babylon
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media | Platinum Dragon
18
Led Zeppelin Celebration Day Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Celebration Day
22  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Swan Song/Atlantic
19
Black Sabbath 13 Billboard Hard Rock Albums
13
19  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Vertigo
20
Scorpions MTV Unplugged: In Athens Billboard Hard Rock Albums
MTV Unplugged: In Athens
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Deutschland | MTV
21
Cage The Elephant Melophobia Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Melophobia
17  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
22
Soundtrack Sound City -- Real To Reel Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Sound City -- Real To Reel
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Roswell
23
Korn The Paradigm Shift Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Paradigm Shift
18  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
24
Linkin Park Recharged Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Recharged
20  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
25
Asking Alexandria From Death To Destiny Billboard Hard Rock Albums
From Death To Destiny
24  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
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