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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
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1 Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1
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:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
2
Coldplay Mylo Xyloto Billboard Top Rock Albums
Mylo Xyloto
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
3
Florence + The Machine Ceremonials Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ceremonials
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
4
Disturbed The Lost Children Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Lost Children
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
5
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds Billboard Top Rock Albums
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Sour Mash/Mercury
6
Foster The People Torches Billboard Top Rock Albums
Torches
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | StarTime Int'l
7
She & Him A Very She & Him Christmas Billboard Top Rock Albums
A Very She & Him Christmas
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
8
Angels & Airwaves Love Albums Parts One & Two Billboard Top Rock Albums
Love Albums Parts One & Two
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rocket Science Ventures | To The Stars...
9
Five Finger Death Punch American Capitalist Billboard Top Rock Albums
American Capitalist
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
10
Evanescence Evanescence Billboard Top Rock Albums
Evanescence
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
11
Tom Waits Bad As Me Billboard Top Rock Albums
Bad As Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
12
Pink Floyd A Foot In The Door: The Best Of Pink Floyd Billboard Top Rock Albums
A Foot In The Door: The Best Of Pink Floyd
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Pink Floyd
13
Rush Time Machine: Live In Cleveland 2011 Billboard Top Rock Albums
Time Machine: Live In Cleveland 2011
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | Anthem
14
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Top Rock Albums
Sigh No More
11  Last
Peak
82  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
82
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
15
Megadeth Th1rt3en Billboard Top Rock Albums
Th1rt3en
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
16
As I Lay Dying Decas Billboard Top Rock Albums
Decas
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Metal Blade
17
Red Hot Chili Peppers I'm With You Billboard Top Rock Albums
I'm With You
15  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
18
Four Year Strong In Some Way Shape Or Form Billboard Top Rock Albums
In Some Way Shape Or Form
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | I Surrender/Decaydance
19
Animals As Leaders Weightless Billboard Top Rock Albums
Weightless
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prosthetic
20
Atlas Sound Parallax Billboard Top Rock Albums
Parallax
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
21
M83. Hurry Up, We're Dreaming. Billboard Top Rock Albums
Hurry Up, We're Dreaming.
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mute | M83
22
Blink-182 Neighborhoods Billboard Top Rock Albums
Neighborhoods
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | DGC/Interscope
23
Feist Metals Billboard Top Rock Albums
Metals
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Cherrytree/Interscope
24
Ryan Adams Ashes & Fire Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ashes & Fire
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | PAX.AM
25
Chris Isaak Beyond The Sun Billboard Top Rock Albums
Beyond The Sun
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Welk | Wicked Game/Vanguard
26
Jonathan Coulton Artificial Heart Billboard Top Rock Albums
Artificial Heart
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rocket Science Ventures | Jocoserious
27
Wilco The Whole Love Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Whole Love
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | dBpm/Anti-
28
The Civil Wars Barton Hollow Billboard Top Rock Albums
Barton Hollow
27  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility
29
Angels & Airwaves Love Album Part Two Billboard Top Rock Albums
Love Album Part Two
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
To The Stars...
30
Foo Fighters Wasting Light Billboard Top Rock Albums
Wasting Light
35  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Roswell
31
Steel Panther Balls Out Billboard Top Rock Albums
Balls Out
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
32
Switchfoot Vice Verses Billboard Top Rock Albums
Vice Verses
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | lowercase people/Atlantic
33
Theory Of A Deadman The Truth Is... Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Truth Is...
29  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | 604
34
The Black Keys Brothers Billboard Top Rock Albums
Brothers
34  Last
Peak
78  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
35
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Top Rock Albums
Megalithic Symphony
36  Last
27  Peak
13  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
36
The Decemberists Long Live The King (EP) Billboard Top Rock Albums
Long Live The King (EP)
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
37
Matt Nathanson Modern Love Billboard Top Rock Albums
Modern Love
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Welk | Acrobat/Vanguard
38
Skillet Awake Billboard Top Rock Albums
Awake
39  Last
Peak
116  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
116
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Ardent/Fair Trade/Atlantic
39
Peter Gabriel New Blood Billboard Top Rock Albums
New Blood
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Real World
40
Lou Reed & Metallica Lulu Billboard Top Rock Albums
Lulu
Lou Reed & Metallica
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
41
Bad Company Extended Versions Billboard Top Rock Albums
Extended Versions
42  Last
20  Peak
17  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Commercial Music Group | Original Bad Company Touring
42
Staind Staind Billboard Top Rock Albums
Staind
38  Last
Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Flip/Atlantic
43
Chickenfoot Chickenfoot III Billboard Top Rock Albums
Chickenfoot III
37  Last
Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Land Shark
44
The Script Science & Faith Billboard Top Rock Albums
Science & Faith
26  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Phonogenic
45
NEEDTOBREATHE The Reckoning Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Reckoning
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
46
Avenged Sevenfold Nightmare Billboard Top Rock Albums
Nightmare
49  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Hopeless/Sire
47
Foreigner Extended Versions Billboard Top Rock Albums
Extended Versions
48  Last
25  Peak
12  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Commercial Music Group | Trigger
48
Mastodon The Hunter Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Hunter
44  Last
Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
49
Bon Iver Bon Iver Billboard Top Rock Albums
Bon Iver
50  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
50
Kutless This Is Christmas (EP) Billboard Top Rock Albums
This Is Christmas (EP)
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI CMG | BEC
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