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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
A Different Kind Of Truth
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Interscope
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Van Halen A Different Kind Of Truth Billboard Top Rock Albums
A Different Kind Of Truth
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:
IGA | Interscope
2
The Fray Scars & Stories Billboard Top Rock Albums
Scars & Stories
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
3
Lana Del Rey Born To Die Billboard Top Rock Albums
Born To Die
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Polydor/Interscope
4
Coldplay Mylo Xyloto Billboard Top Rock Albums
Mylo Xyloto
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
5
Soundtrack The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1 Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1
19  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic
6
Nickelback Here And Now Billboard Top Rock Albums
Here And Now
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roadrunner
7
The Black Keys El Camino Billboard Top Rock Albums
El Camino
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
8
Gotye Making Mirrors Billboard Top Rock Albums
Making Mirrors
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Samples 'n' Seconds/Fairfax
9
Mumford & Sons Sigh No More Billboard Top Rock Albums
Sigh No More
Last
Peak
95  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
95
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
10
Leonard Cohen Old Ideas Billboard Top Rock Albums
Old Ideas
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
11
The Civil Wars Barton Hollow Billboard Top Rock Albums
Barton Hollow
28  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility
12
Dr. Dog Be The Void Billboard Top Rock Albums
Be The Void
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Anti-
13
Bon Iver Bon Iver Billboard Top Rock Albums
Bon Iver
24  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
14
Foster The People Torches Billboard Top Rock Albums
Torches
12  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | StarTime Int'l
15
Foo Fighters Wasting Light Billboard Top Rock Albums
Wasting Light
23  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Roswell
16
Florence + The Machine Ceremonials Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ceremonials
10  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
17
Daughtry Break The Spell Billboard Top Rock Albums
Break The Spell
13  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
18
Metallica Beyond Magnetic (EP) Billboard Top Rock Albums
Beyond Magnetic (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
19
Lamb Of God Resolution Billboard Top Rock Albums
Resolution
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
20
Sharon Van Etten Tramp Billboard Top Rock Albums
Tramp
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jagjaguwar
21
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band Ultimate Hits: Rock And Roll Never Forgets Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ultimate Hits: Rock And Roll Never Forgets
18  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Hideout
22
Various Artists Chimes Of Freedom: The Songs Of Bob Dylan Billboard Top Rock Albums
Chimes Of Freedom: The Songs Of Bob Dylan
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Amnesty International
23
Five Finger Death Punch American Capitalist Billboard Top Rock Albums
American Capitalist
17  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
24
Third Day Move Billboard Top Rock Albums
Move
15  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
25
Korn The Path Of Totality Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Path Of Totality
20  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
26
Mark Lanegan Band Blues Funeral Billboard Top Rock Albums
Blues Funeral
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
4AD
27
Ingrid Michaelson Human Again Billboard Top Rock Albums
Human Again
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Cabin 24
28
Evanescence Evanescence Billboard Top Rock Albums
Evanescence
25  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
29
of Montreal Paralytic Stalks Billboard Top Rock Albums
Paralytic Stalks
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polyvinyl
30
Ben Kweller Go Fly A Kite Billboard Top Rock Albums
Go Fly A Kite
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Noise Company
31
Chevelle Hats Off To The Bull Billboard Top Rock Albums
Hats Off To The Bull
26  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
32
Band Of Skulls Sweet Sour Billboard Top Rock Albums
Sweet Sour
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant | Electric Blues/Psycollective
33
Skillet Awake Billboard Top Rock Albums
Awake
27  Last
Peak
129  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
129
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Ardent/Fair Trade/Atlantic
34
Various Artists Chimes Of Freedom: The Songs Of Bob Dylan Billboard Top Rock Albums
Chimes Of Freedom: The Songs Of Bob Dylan
16  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Amnesty International
35
Snow Patrol Fallen Empires Billboard Top Rock Albums
Fallen Empires
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Polydor/Fiction/Island
36
AWOLNATION Megalithic Symphony Billboard Top Rock Albums
Megalithic Symphony
31  Last
21  Peak
26  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
37
Lacuna Coil Dark Adrenaline Billboard Top Rock Albums
Dark Adrenaline
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Century Media
38
Red Hot Chili Peppers I'm With You Billboard Top Rock Albums
I'm With You
34  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
39
Young The Giant Young The Giant Billboard Top Rock Albums
Young The Giant
36  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner
40
Ringo Starr Ringo 2012 Billboard Top Rock Albums
Ringo 2012
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Hip-O/Roccabella
41
M83. Hurry Up, We're Dreaming. Billboard Top Rock Albums
Hurry Up, We're Dreaming.
33  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mute | M83
42
Disturbed The Lost Children Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Lost Children
37  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
43
Of Monsters And Men Into The Woods (EP) Billboard Top Rock Albums
Into The Woods (EP)
42  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
44
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
39  Last
12  Peak
14  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Pink Floyd
45
Bad Company Extended Versions Billboard Top Rock Albums
Extended Versions
45  Last
20  Peak
26  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Commercial Music Group | Original Bad Company Touring
46
Wilco The Whole Love Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Whole Love
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | dBpm/Anti-
47
Mat Kearney Young Love Billboard Top Rock Albums
Young Love
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Aware
48
OneRepublic Waking Up Billboard Top Rock Albums
Waking Up
48  Last
Peak
77  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Interscope
49
Foreigner Extended Versions Billboard Top Rock Albums
Extended Versions
Last
25  Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Commercial Music Group | Trigger
50
Elton John / Leon Russell The Union Billboard Top Rock Albums
The Union
Elton John / Leon Russell
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Rocket/Mercury
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