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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
21
WEEKS AT NO. 1
153
WEEKS ON CHART
Greatest Hits
Imprint/Promotion Label
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1
Queen Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
153  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
153
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
254  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
254
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Legacy
3
Cattle Decapitation Death Atlas Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Death Atlas
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
4
Queen Bohemian Rhapsody (Soundtrack) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Bohemian Rhapsody (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
59  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
5
Guns N' Roses Appetite For Destruction Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Appetite For Destruction
Last
Peak
44  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | UMe
6
Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Eve And Other Stories Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Christmas Eve And Other Stories
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava/Atlantic | Rhino
7
Metallica Metallica Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Metallica
Last
Peak
206  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
206
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackened | Rhino
8
Tool Fear Inoculum Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Fear Inoculum
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tool Dissectional/Volcano | RCA
9
Five Finger Death Punch A Decade Of Destruction Billboard Hard Rock Albums
A Decade Of Destruction
Last
Peak
105  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
105
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
10
Trans-Siberian Orchestra The Christmas Attic Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Christmas Attic
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Rhino
11
Jimi Hendrix Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix
16  Last
11  Peak
79  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Experience Hendrix | Legacy
12
Linkin Park [Hybrid Theory] Billboard Hard Rock Albums
[Hybrid Theory]
17  Last
Peak
164  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
164
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
13
Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Led Zeppelin IV
18  Last
10  Peak
85  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
85
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Swan Song/Atlantic | Rhino
14
Motley Crue The Dirt (Soundtrack) Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Dirt (Soundtrack)
11  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motley/Eleven Seven | E7LG
15
Foo Fighters Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits
15  Last
Peak
205  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
205
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roswell/RCA | Legacy
16
KISS Destroyer Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Destroyer
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Casablanca/Mercury | UMe
17
Queen Greatest Hits I II & III: The Platinum Collection Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Greatest Hits I II & III: The Platinum Collection
21  Last
Peak
118  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
118
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
18
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
47  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bludgeon Riffola/Mercury | UMe
19
Trans-Siberian Orchestra The Lost Christmas Eve Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Lost Christmas Eve
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Rhino
20
3 Doors Down The Greatest Hits Billboard Hard Rock Albums
The Greatest Hits
19  Last
Peak
131  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
131
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
21
Linkin Park Meteora Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Meteora
24  Last
Peak
126  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
126
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner
22
Slipknot Antennas To Hell Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Antennas To Hell
20  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
23
Nickelback All The Right Reasons Billboard Hard Rock Albums
All The Right Reasons
22  Last
Peak
249  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
249
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | EMG
24
Rage Against The Machine Rage Against The Machine Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Rage Against The Machine
23  Last
10  Peak
23  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Legacy
25
Pearl Jam Ten Billboard Hard Rock Albums
Ten
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Legacy
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