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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
Hydra
Imprint/Promotion Label
Nuclear Blast | Within Temptation
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Within Temptation Hydra Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Hydra
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:
Nuclear Blast | Within Temptation
2
For Today Fight The Silence Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Fight The Silence
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
3
Of Mice & Men Restoring Force Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Restoring Force
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
4
Behemoth Satanist Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Satanist
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
5
Periphery Clear Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Clear
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sumerian
6
Avenged Sevenfold Hail To The King Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Hail To The King
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
7
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
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
8
Nickelback The Best Of Nickelback: Volume 1 Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Best Of Nickelback: Volume 1
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
9
Skillet Rise Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Rise
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
10
A Day To Remember Common Courtesy Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Common Courtesy
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADTR
11
In This Moment Blood Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Blood
10  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
12
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
15  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
13
Volbeat Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies
11  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Vertigo
14
Bring Me The Horizon Sempiternal Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Sempiternal
16  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
15
Pearl Jam Lightning Bolt Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Lightning Bolt
13  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Monkeywrench
16
Queens Of The Stone Age ...Like Clockwork Billboard Hard Rock Albums
...Like Clockwork
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
17
Metallica Metallica: Through The Never (Soundtrack) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metallica: Through The Never (Soundtrack)
12  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Blackened
18
Red Dragon Cartel Red Dragon Cartel Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Red Dragon Cartel
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Frontiers
19
Korn The Paradigm Shift Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Paradigm Shift
23  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
20
Capture The Crown Live Life (EP) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Live Life (EP)
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capture The Crown
21
Iced Earth Plagues Of Babylon Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Plagues Of Babylon
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media | Platinum Dragon
22
Cage The Elephant Melophobia Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Melophobia
21  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
23
Linkin Park Recharged Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Recharged
24  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
24
Pop Evil Onyx Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Onyx
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | G&G
25
Led Zeppelin Celebration Day Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Celebration Day
18  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Swan Song/Atlantic
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