Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.
The charts always seem to get a bit more packed this time of year. Large releases are coming week after week and they’re all accompanied by smaller but no less noteworthy releases. Before you know it we’ll all be picking through this past year’s releases and putting together top 10’s and whatnot.
This is the band’s tenth studio album. It sold slightly less than its predecessor
Fit For A King, Dark Skies (Solid State)
The band’s fifth album is their best debut yet.
Deicide, Overtures Of Blasphemy(Century Media)
This is the band’s twelfth album and first in five years.
Conan, Existential Void Guardian (Napalm)
This is the band’s fourth full-length.
Grave Digger,The Living Dead (Napalm)
This is the band’s nineteenth album
Monster Truck, True Rockers(Mascot)
This is the band’s third album.
Infernal Coil, Within A World Forgotten(Profound Lore)
This is the band’s debut album.
Failure, The Furthest Thing(Self-Released)
This is the band’s second EP released this year.
Archgoat, The Luciferian Crown(Debemur Morti)
This is the band’s third full-length.
Pyrexia, Unholy Requiem (Unique Leader)
This is the band’s fifth full-length.
#21 (from 6)
An 82% second week drop, but it’s still in the top 25.
Greta Van Fleet, From the Fires EP (Lava)
#33 (from 36)
A slight drop of 4%.
Five Finger Death Punch, And Justice For None (Prospect Park)
#42 (from 49)
A 27% boost.
Alice In Chains, Rainier Fog (BMG)
#53 (from 25)
A 45% drop.
Alter Bridge, Live at the Royal Albert Hall (Napalm)
#77 (from 27)
A 63% drop in week two.
Five Finger Death Punch, A Decade Of Destruction(Prospect Park)
#83 (from 80)
Over 150,000 sold.
Godsmack, When Legends Rise (BMG)
#106 (from 100)
A 3% boost.
Shinedown, Attention Attention (Atlantic)
#107 (from 97)
A slight 2% drop.
Halestorm, Vicious (Atlantic)
#122 (from 105)
A drop of 12%.
Bullet For My Valentine, Gravity (Spinefarm)
#133 (from 172)
A big 43% boost.
Breaking Benjamin, Ember (Hollywood)
#138 (from 89)
A 33% drop.
Ghost, Prequelle (Loma Vista)
#146 (from 121)
An 11% drop with over 100,000 sold.
Nine Inch Nails, Bad Witch (The Null Corporation)
#167 (from 188)
A 23% boost.
Bad Wolves, Disobey (Eleven Seven)
#168 (from 129)
A 18% drop.
Pig Destroyer, Head Cage (Relapse)
#176 (from 51)
A 69% drop in week two.
Suicidal Tendencies, Still Cyco Punk After All These Years (Suicidal)
#195 (from 70)
A second week drop of 64%.
Metal Allegiance, Volume II: Power Drunk Majesty (Nuclear Blast)
A 77% drop in week two.
Dee Snider, For The Love Of Metal (Napalm)
A 2% drop.
Nothing, Dance On The Blacktop(Relapse)
A 9% drop.
U.D.O., Steel Factory(AFM)
A 20% drop.
Thou, Magus(Sacred Bones)
A 39% drop.
The Skull, The Endless Road Turns Dark(Tee Pee)
A 60% drop in week two.
Powerwolf, The Sacrament Of Sin (Napalm)
A small 2% boost.
Satan, Cruel Magic (Metal Blade)
A 47% drop.
Krisiun, Scourge of the Enthroned (Century Media)
A 70% second week drop.
Skyharbor, Sunshine Dust (eOne)
An 82% drop in week two.
Tags: Alice In Chains, Alter Bridge, Archgoat, Bad Wolves, Breaking Benjamin, Bullet for My Valentine, Clutch, Conan, Dee Snider, Deicide, Failure, Fit for a King, Five Finger Death Punch, Ghost, Godsmack, Grave Digger, Greta Van Fleet, Halestorm, Infernal Coil, Krisiun, Metal Allegiance, Monster Truck, Nine Inch Nails, Nothing, Pig Destroyer, Powerwolf, Pyrexia, Satan, Shinedown, Skyharbor, Suicidal Tendencies, The Skull, Thou, Thrice, U.D.O.
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