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Top Rock Albums ranks the most popular rock 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).

TOP ROCK ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Leave This Town
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA | 19
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Daughtry Leave This Town Billboard Top Rock Albums
Leave This Town
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
2
The Dead Weather Horehound Billboard Top Rock Albums
Horehound
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Third Man
3
Kings Of Leon Only By The Night Billboard Top Rock Albums
Only By The Night
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
4
Rob Thomas Cradlesong Billboard Top Rock Albums
Cradlesong
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Emblem/Atlantic
5
Nickelback Dark Horse Billboard Top Rock Albums
Dark Horse
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
6
Green Day 21st Century Breakdown Billboard Top Rock Albums
21st Century Breakdown
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
7
Wilco Wilco (The Album) Billboard Top Rock Albums
Wilco (The Album)
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
8
August Burns Red Constellations Billboard Top Rock Albums
Constellations
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Solid State
9
Dave Matthews Band Big Whiskey And The GrooGrux King Billboard Top Rock Albums
Big Whiskey And The GrooGrux King
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Bama Rags/RCA
10
All Time Low Nothing Personal Billboard Top Rock Albums
Nothing Personal
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless
11
Owl City Ocean Eyes Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ocean Eyes
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
12
Sick Puppies Tri-Polar Billboard Top Rock Albums
Tri-Polar
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | RMR/Virgin
13
Shinedown The Sound Of Madness Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Sound Of Madness
10  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
14
DevilDriver Pray For Villains Billboard Top Rock Albums
Pray For Villains
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
15
Soundtrack Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen: The Album Billboard Top Rock Albums
Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen: The Album
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
16
Soundtrack Twilight Billboard Top Rock Albums
Twilight
12  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
17
Clutch Strange Cousins From The West Billboard Top Rock Albums
Strange Cousins From The West
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Weathermaker
18
Killswitch Engage Killswitch Engage Billboard Top Rock Albums
Killswitch Engage
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
19
Chickenfoot Chickenfoot Billboard Top Rock Albums
Chickenfoot
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Redline
20
Theory Of A Deadman Scars & Souvenirs Billboard Top Rock Albums
Scars & Souvenirs
13  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | 604
21
Jason Mraz We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things. Billboard Top Rock Albums
We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things.
17  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
22
The Fray The Fray Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Fray
16  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
23
Hollywood Undead Swan Songs Billboard Top Rock Albums
Swan Songs
20  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
24
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour: 2009 Tour Compilation Billboard Top Rock Albums
Vans Warped Tour: 2009 Tour Compilation
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
25
Incubus Monuments And Melodies Billboard Top Rock Albums
Monuments And Melodies
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Immortal/Epic
26
Daughtry Daughtry Billboard Top Rock Albums
Daughtry
38  Last
Peak
103  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
103
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
27
Katy Perry One Of The Boys Billboard Top Rock Albums
One Of The Boys
22  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
28
Phoenix Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix Billboard Top Rock Albums
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
28  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Loyaute
29
Kid Rock Rock N Roll Jesus Billboard Top Rock Albums
Rock N Roll Jesus
25  Last
Peak
92  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
92
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
30
Coldplay Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends Billboard Top Rock Albums
Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends
31  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
31
U2 No Line On The Horizon Billboard Top Rock Albums
No Line On The Horizon
35  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Island/Interscope
32
Paul Simon This Better Be Good Billboard Top Rock Albums
This Better Be Good
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Warner Bros./Rhino Custom Products
33
Cage The Elephant Cage The Elephant Billboard Top Rock Albums
Cage The Elephant
32  Last
31  Peak
10  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | DSP
34
David Cook David Cook Billboard Top Rock Albums
David Cook
36  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
35
Judas Priest A Touch Of Evil: Live Billboard Top Rock Albums
A Touch Of Evil: Live
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
36
Levon Helm Electric Dirt Billboard Top Rock Albums
Electric Dirt
21  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Welk | Dirt Farmer/Vanguard
37
Halestorm Halestorm Billboard Top Rock Albums
Halestorm
42  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
38
Job For A Cowboy Ruination Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ruination
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
39
Seether Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces Billboard Top Rock Albums
Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces
34  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
40
Soundtrack (500) Days Of Summer Billboard Top Rock Albums
(500) Days Of Summer
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Fox/Sire
41
Silversun Pickups Swoon Billboard Top Rock Albums
Swoon
39  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
42
Dream Theater Black Clouds & Silver Linings Billboard Top Rock Albums
Black Clouds & Silver Linings
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
43
MGMT Oracular Spectacular Billboard Top Rock Albums
Oracular Spectacular
40  Last
14  Peak
18  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
44
Tori Amos Abnormally Attracted To Sin Billboard Top Rock Albums
Abnormally Attracted To Sin
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
45
Son Volt American Central Dust Billboard Top Rock Albums
American Central Dust
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rounder
46
George Harrison Let It Roll: Songs By George Harrison Billboard Top Rock Albums
Let It Roll: Songs By George Harrison
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Dark Horse/Apple
47
Grizzly Bear Veckatimest Billboard Top Rock Albums
Veckatimest
44  Last
Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp
48
Various Artists NOW That's What I Call The 80s Vol. 2 Billboard Top Rock Albums
NOW That's What I Call The 80s Vol. 2
24  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | EMI/Universal/Zomba
49
Tenth Avenue North Over And Underneath Billboard Top Rock Albums
Over And Underneath
47  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Reunion
50
Mat Kearney City Of Black & White Billboard Top Rock Albums
City Of Black & White
48  Last
Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Aware/Columbia
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