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Sales Data = TOP ROCK ALBUMS

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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Bon Iver
Imprint/Promotion Label
Jagjaguwar

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1
Bon Iver Bon Iver Billboard Top Rock Albums
Bon Iver
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
2
Various Artists Rave On: Buddy Holly Billboard Top Rock Albums
Rave On: Buddy Holly
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | MPL/Fantasy
3
Limp Bizkit Gold Cobra Billboard Top Rock Albums
Gold Cobra
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Flip/Interscope
4
Taking Back Sunday Taking Back Sunday Billboard Top Rock Albums
Taking Back Sunday
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
5
Gillian Welch The Harrow & The Harvest Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Harrow & The Harvest
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Acony
6
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Top Rock Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
63  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
7
James Durbin American Idol Season 10 Highlights: James Durbin (EP) Billboard Top Rock Albums
American Idol Season 10 Highlights: James Durbin (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | 19/Interscope
8
Florence + The Machine Lungs Billboard Top Rock Albums
Lungs
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
9
Foster The People Torches Billboard Top Rock Albums
Torches
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | StarTime Int'l
10
Death Cab For Cutie Codes And Keys Billboard Top Rock Albums
Codes And Keys
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Barsuk/Atlantic
11
Eddie Vedder Ukulele Songs Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ukulele Songs
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Monkeywrench
12
Soundtrack Sucker Punch Billboard Top Rock Albums
Sucker Punch
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
13
My Morning Jacket Circuital Billboard Top Rock Albums
Circuital
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
14
Soundtrack Transformers: Dark Of The Moon: The Album Billboard Top Rock Albums
Transformers: Dark Of The Moon: The Album
27  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
15
Foo Fighters Wasting Light Billboard Top Rock Albums
Wasting Light
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Roswell
16
Queensryche Dedicated To Chaos Billboard Top Rock Albums
Dedicated To Chaos
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | Loud & Proud
17
Seether Holding Onto Strings Better Left To Fray Billboard Top Rock Albums
Holding Onto Strings Better Left To Fray
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
18
August Burns Red Leveler Billboard Top Rock Albums
Leveler
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI CMG | Solid State
19
Fleet Foxes Helplessness Blues Billboard Top Rock Albums
Helplessness Blues
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
20
Beastie Boys Hot Sauce Committee Part Two Billboard Top Rock Albums
Hot Sauce Committee Part Two
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Brooklyn Dust
21
The Civil Wars Barton Hollow Billboard Top Rock Albums
Barton Hollow
28  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility
22
Various Artists Vans Warped Tour '11: 2011 Tour Compilation Billboard Top Rock Albums
Vans Warped Tour '11: 2011 Tour Compilation
34  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
23
Kid Rock Born Free Billboard Top Rock Albums
Born Free
23  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Top Dog/Atlantic
24
Tedeschi Trucks Band Revelator Billboard Top Rock Albums
Revelator
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Masterworks | Masterworks
25
The Black Keys Brothers Billboard Top Rock Albums
Brothers
22  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
26
Def Leppard Mirrorball: Live & More Billboard Top Rock Albums
Mirrorball: Live & More
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mailboat
27
Matt Nathanson Modern Love Billboard Top Rock Albums
Modern Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Welk | Acrobat/Vanguard
28
OneRepublic Waking Up Billboard Top Rock Albums
Waking Up
40  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Interscope
29
Train Save Me, San Francisco Billboard Top Rock Albums
Save Me, San Francisco
25  Last
Peak
88  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
30
Black Veil Brides Set The World On Fire Billboard Top Rock Albums
Set The World On Fire
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | standby/Lava
31
Skillet Awake Billboard Top Rock Albums
Awake
33  Last
Peak
97  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
97
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Ardent/Fair Trade/Atlantic
32
Paul Simon So Beautiful Or So What Billboard Top Rock Albums
So Beautiful Or So What
24  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Hear
33
Hollywood Undead American Tragedy Billboard Top Rock Albums
American Tragedy
29  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Octone
34
In Flames Sounds Of A Playground Fading Billboard Top Rock Albums
Sounds Of A Playground Fading
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
35
Aaron Lewis Town Line (EP) Billboard Top Rock Albums
Town Line (EP)
36  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
R&J
36
All Time Low Dirty Work Billboard Top Rock Albums
Dirty Work
31  Last
Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Hopeless/DGC
37
Rise Against Endgame Billboard Top Rock Albums
Endgame
32  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC/Interscope
38
Bon Jovi Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection Billboard Top Rock Albums
Greatest Hits: The Ultimate Collection
37  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Island
39
Neil Young/International Harvesters A Treasure Billboard Top Rock Albums
A Treasure
Neil Young/International Harvesters
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
40
Relient K Is For Karaoke (EP) Billboard Top Rock Albums
Is For Karaoke (EP)
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mono Vs Stereo
41
Avenged Sevenfold Nightmare Billboard Top Rock Albums
Nightmare
42  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Hopeless/Sire
42
The Black Dahlia Murder Ritual Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ritual
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
43
Set Your Goals Burning At Both Ends Billboard Top Rock Albums
Burning At Both Ends
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
44
Stevie Nicks In Your Dreams Billboard Top Rock Albums
In Your Dreams
47  Last
Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
45
Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi Starring Jack White & Norah Jones Rome Billboard Top Rock Albums
Rome
Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi Starring Jack White & Norah Jones
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
46
Cults Cults Billboard Top Rock Albums
Cults
46  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | ITNO/Columbia
47
Arcade Fire The Suburbs Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Suburbs
Last
Peak
46  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
48
Linkin Park A Thousand Suns Billboard Top Rock Albums
A Thousand Suns
Last
Peak
36  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
49
Simple Plan Get Your Heart On! Billboard Top Rock Albums
Get Your Heart On!
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
50
Redlight King Something For The Pain Billboard Top Rock Albums
Something For The Pain
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
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