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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
25
WEEKS AT NO. 1
158
WEEKS ON CHART
Greatest Hits
Imprint/Promotion Label
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1
Queen Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
158  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
158
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
2
AC/DC Back In Black Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Back In Black
Last
Peak
259  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
259
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Legacy
3
Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Appetite For Destruction
Last
Peak
49  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | UMe
4
Five Finger Death Punch A Decade Of Destruction Billboard Hard Rock Albums
A Decade Of Destruction
Last
Peak
110  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
110
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
5
Metallica Metallica Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metallica
Last
Peak
211  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
211
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened | Rhino
6
Bon Jovi Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection
Last
Peak
198  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
198
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | UMe
7
Aerosmith Aerosmith's Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Aerosmith's Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
128  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
128
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Legacy
8
Tool Fear Inoculum Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Fear Inoculum
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tool Dissectional/Volcano | RCA
9
Linkin Park [Hybrid Theory] Billboard Hard Rock Albums
[Hybrid Theory]
15  Last
Peak
169  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
169
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
10
Nickelback All The Right Reasons Billboard Hard Rock Albums
All The Right Reasons
17  Last
Peak
253  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
253
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | EMG
11
Queen Bohemian Rhapsody (Soundtrack) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Bohemian Rhapsody (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
64  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
12
Foo Fighters Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
12  Last
Peak
210  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
210
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roswell/RCA | Legacy
13
Def Leppard The Story So Far.The Best Of Def Leppard Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Story So Far.The Best Of Def Leppard
13  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bludgeon Riffola/Mercury | UMe
14
Motley Crue Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
14  Last
Peak
107  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
107
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motley/Eleven Seven | Better Noise
15
3 Doors Down The Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Greatest Hits
16  Last
Peak
135  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
135
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
16
Slipknot Antennas To Hell Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Antennas To Hell
18  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
17
Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Led Zeppelin IV
10  Last
10  Peak
90  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
90
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Swan Song/Atlantic | Rhino
18
Jimi Hendrix Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix
11  Last
Peak
84  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Experience Hendrix | Legacy
19
Linkin Park Meteora Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Meteora
19  Last
Peak
129  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
129
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
20
Rage Against The Machine Rage Against The Machine Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Rage Against The Machine
21  Last
10  Peak
27  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Legacy
21
Three Days Grace One - X Billboard Hard Rock Albums
One - X
24  Last
Peak
130  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
130
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | Legacy
22
System Of A Down Toxicity Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Toxicity
23  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
American/Columbia | Legacy
23
Led Zeppelin Mothership Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Mothership
Last
Peak
232  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
232
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Swan Song/Atlantic | Rhino
24
Pearl Jam Ten Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Ten
20  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Legacy
25
Ozzy Osbourne The Essential Ozzy Osbourne Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Essential Ozzy Osbourne
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Legacy
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