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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
Concrete And Gold
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA | Roswell
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Foo Fighters Concrete And Gold Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Concrete And Gold
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:
RCA | Roswell
2
Nothing More The Stories We Tell Ourselves Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Stories We Tell Ourselves
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Better Noise
3
Prophets Of Rage Prophets Of Rage Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Prophets Of Rage
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Prophets Of Rage/Fantasy
4
Metallica Hardwired...To Self-Destruct Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened
5
Queen Greatest Hits I II & III: The Platinum Collection Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits I II & III: The Platinum Collection
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
6
Queens Of The Stone Age Villains Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Villains
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador
7
The Contortionist Clairvoyant Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Clairvoyant
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Good Fight
8
Guns N' Roses Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
158  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
158
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Geffen
9
Linkin Park [Hybrid Theory] Billboard Hard Rock Albums
[Hybrid Theory]
Last
Peak
49  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
10
Metallica Metallica Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metallica
Last
Peak
91  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
91
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Blackened
11
Led Zeppelin Mothership Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Mothership
10  Last
Peak
128  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
128
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Swan Song/Atlantic
12
Foo Fighters Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
16  Last
Peak
90  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
90
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Roswell/RCA
13
Linkin Park Meteora Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Meteora
11  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
14
AC/DC Back In Black Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Back In Black
13  Last
Peak
139  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
139
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
15
Bon Jovi Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection
14  Last
Peak
99  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
99
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Island
16
Hot Water Music Light It Up Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Light It Up
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rise
17
Stone Temple Pilots Thank You Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Thank You
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Atlantic
18
Disturbed Immortalized Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Immortalized
15  Last
Peak
109  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
109
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
19
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
17  Last
Peak
108  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
108
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
20
Nickelback All The Right Reasons Billboard Hard Rock Albums
All The Right Reasons
18  Last
Peak
140  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
140
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Roadrunner
21
Linkin Park Minutes To Midnight Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Minutes To Midnight
Last
Peak
127  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
127
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
22
Jimi Hendrix Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Experience Hendrix
23
System Of A Down Toxicity Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Toxicity
19  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | American/Columbia
24
Metallica ...And Justice For All Billboard Hard Rock Albums
...And Justice For All
25  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Blackened
25
Aerosmith Aerosmith's Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Aerosmith's Greatest Hits
24  Last
11  Peak
36  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
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