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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
Wolves
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol | Virgin
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Rise Against Wolves Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Wolves
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:
Capitol | Virgin
2
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
3
Journey Journey's Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Journey's Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
4
Queen Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
59  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
5
Guns N' Roses Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
144  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
144
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Geffen
6
Metallica Metallica Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metallica
Last
Peak
77  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Blackened
7
AC/DC Back In Black Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Back In Black
Last
Peak
125  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
125
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
8
Bon Jovi Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection
11  Last
Peak
88  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Island
9
Volumes Different Animals Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Different Animals
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Fearless
10
Linkin Park [Hybrid Theory] Billboard Hard Rock Albums
[Hybrid Theory]
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
11
Led Zeppelin Mothership Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Mothership
13  Last
Peak
114  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
114
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Swan Song/Atlantic
12
Suffocation ...Of The Dark Light Billboard Hard Rock Albums
...Of The Dark Light
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nuclear Blast
13
Papa Roach Crooked Teeth Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Crooked Teeth
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Eleven Seven
14
Foo Fighters Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
10  Last
Peak
76  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Roswell/RCA
15
Metallica Master Of Puppets Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Master Of Puppets
18  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Blackened
16
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
16  Last
Peak
96  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
96
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
17
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Immortalized
19  Last
Peak
95  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
95
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
18
Aerosmith Aerosmith's Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Aerosmith's Greatest Hits
15  Last
14  Peak
22  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
19
Metallica ...And Justice For All Billboard Hard Rock Albums
...And Justice For All
20  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Blackened
20
Avenged Sevenfold The Stage Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Stage
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
21
Nickelback All The Right Reasons Billboard Hard Rock Albums
All The Right Reasons
21  Last
Peak
127  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
127
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Roadrunner
22
Audioslave Audioslave Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Audioslave
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe/Legacy | Interscope/Epic
23
Jimi Hendrix Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix
25  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Experience Hendrix
24
Soundgarden Superunknown Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Superunknown
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | A&M
25
3 Doors Down The Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Greatest Hits
24  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
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