Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.
Rise Against, The Ghost Note Symphonies, Vol. 1 (Virgin)
This compilation album features reworked songs from Rise Against’s catalogue.
Otep, Kult 45 (Napalm)
Otep’s eighth album doesn’t quite do as well as its 2016 predecessor.
Michael Romeo, War Of The Words Pt. 1 (Music Theories)
This is the second solo album from Symphony X guitarist Michael Romeo.
Psychostick, Do (Self-Released)
This is the comedy rock band’s fifth album.
Redemption, Long Night’s Journey Into Day (Metal Blade)
This is the band’s seventh studio album.
Thou, Rhea Sylvia (Deathwish)
This is the band’s third EP released this year.
Tarja, Act II (earMusic)
This is Tarja’s latest live album.
Godsmack, When Legends Rise (BMG)
#54 (from 53)
A drop of 3%.
Five Finger Death Punch, A Decade Of Destruction(Prospect Park)
#61 (from 70)
This sold about the same as last week.
Ghost, Prequelle (Loma Vista)
#63 (from 54)
A 14% drop.
Bad Wolves, Disobey (Eleven Seven)
#78 (from 82)
A 4% drop.
Judas Priest, Firepower (Columbia)
#157 (from 172)
A 5% boost give this just a bit of firepower.
Foo Fighters, Concrete and Gold (RCA/Roswell)
#185 (from 136)
A 30% dropped.
Mike Shinoda, Post Traumatic (Warner Bros.)
#185 (from 107)
A 44% drop.
Deafheaven, Ordinary Corrupt Human Love (Anti-)
#188 (from 99)
A 48% drop.
Greta Van Fleet, Black Smoke Rising EP (Republic)
#197 (from 129)
This is still hanging around after last week’s big boost despite a 38% drop.
Like A Storm, Catacombs(Century Media)
This stormed in and got a 31% boost
Hopesfall, Arbiter (Equal Vision)
There’s hope after a 93% drop.
Jungle Rot, Jungle Rot (Victory)
A 74% drop in week two.
Epica, Epica Vs Attack On Titan (Nuclear Blast)
A second week 80% drop.
Obscura, Diluvium (Relapse)
A 50% drop.
King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, Flying Microtonal Banana (ATO)
A 12% boost.
YOB, Our Raw Heart (Relapse)
A 37% drop is a raw deal (did I make that joke already? Meh, whatever)