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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
20
WEEKS AT NO. 1
24
WEEKS ON CHART
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Imprint/Promotion Label
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Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
2
Metallica Metallica Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metallica
Last
Peak
70  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Blackened
3
Bon Jovi Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection
Last
Peak
83  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
83
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Island
4
Queen Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
52  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
5
Journey Journey's Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Journey's Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
6
Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Appetite For Destruction
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Geffen
7
AC/DC Back In Black Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Back In Black
Last
Peak
118  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
118
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
8
Led Zeppelin Mothership Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Mothership
Last
Peak
107  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
107
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Swan Song/Atlantic
9
Linkin Park [Hybrid Theory] Billboard Hard Rock Albums
[Hybrid Theory]
10  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
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
13  Last
Peak
89  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
89
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
11
Mastodon Emperor Of Sand Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Emperor Of Sand
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
12
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Immortalized
11  Last
Peak
88  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
13
Metallica Master Of Puppets Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Master Of Puppets
14  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Blackened
14
Aerosmith Aerosmith's Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Aerosmith's Greatest Hits
16  Last
14  Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
15
Foo Fighters Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
15  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Roswell/RCA
16
Metallica ...And Justice For All Billboard Hard Rock Albums
...And Justice For All
17  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Blackened
17
3 Doors Down The Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Greatest Hits
21  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
18
Guns N' Roses Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
137  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
137
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Geffen
19
Five Finger Death Punch Got Your Six Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Got Your Six
20  Last
Peak
86  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
86
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
20
While She Sleeps You Are We Billboard Hard Rock Albums
You Are We
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SharpTone | Arising Empire
21
Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Led Zeppelin IV
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Swan Song/Atlantic
22
Nickelback All The Right Reasons Billboard Hard Rock Albums
All The Right Reasons
19  Last
Peak
123  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
123
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Roadrunner
23
Three Days Grace One - X Billboard Hard Rock Albums
One - X
23  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive
24
Metallica Ride The Lightning Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Ride The Lightning
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Megaforce/Blackened
25
I Prevail Lifelines Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Lifelines
12  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Fearless
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