Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.
A Day To Remember, Bad Vibrations (ADTR)
ADTR’s latest is not just the top debut on the charts overall, but also the band’s highest charting album to date.
Art of Dying, Nevermore (Virtues and Virtues)
This is a new EP from the band following their LP from last year.
Imminent Sonic Destruction, Triumphia (Luxor)
The band’s second album debuts on the charts.
Goblin Cock, NECRONOMIDONKEYKONGIMICON (Joyful Noise)
The bands third album is their first in eight years. We know you were missing some goblin cock in your life.
Prophets of Rage, The Party’s Over (Prophets of Rage)
#79 (from 26)
This took a drop of 67% in week two.
Five Finger Death Punch, Got Your Six (Prospect Park)
#83 (from 98)
A slight 4% boost with over 390,000 sold.
Volbeat, Seal the Deal & Let’s Boogie (Universal)
#94 (from 106)
A drop of 12%, but this crossed over 100,000 sold.
Steven Tyler, We’re All Somebody from Somewhere (Dot Records)
#95 (from #97)
A 20% drop leads somewhere.
Deftones, Gore (Reprise)
#114 (from 164)
A 16% boost is goregeous.
Sabaton, The Last Stand (Nuclear Blast)
#133 (from 111)
Can’t stand a 31% drop.
Chevelle, The North Corridor (Epic)
#149 (from 162)
A slight drop south by 8%.
Shinedown, Threat To Survival (Atlantic)
#154 (from 183)
This sold about the same amount as last week.
Pierce the Veil, Misadventures (Fearless)
An 18% boost brings this back up the charts after dropping off last week.
The Amity Affliction, This Could Be Heartbreak (Roadrunner)
This re-enters the charts as well after dropping off last week.
Gemini Syndrome, Memento Mori (Another Century)
This could use mori sales after an 11% drop.
Twelve Foot Ninja, Outlier (Volkanik)
This takes an 83% second week drop.
Delain, Moonbathers (Napalm)
A 79% drop in week two.
Inquisition, Bloodshed Across the Empyrean Altar Beyond the Celestial Zenith (Season of Mist)
A 57% drop is about as long as the album title.
Stitched Up Heart, Never Alone (Another Century)
This is boosted again by 36%.
Fire From the Gods, Narrative (Rise)
A 67% drop for week two.
Sodom, Decision Day (SPV/Steamhammer)
Yet another second week drop, this one of 55%.
Rival Sons, Hollow Bones (Earache)
This sold about the same as last week.
SubRosa, For This We Fought the Battle of Ages (Profound Lore)
A 75% drop, but this album is not short on buzz.
Russian Circles, Guidance (Sargent House)
This could use some guidance after a 40% drop.
Red Sun Rising, Polyester Zeal (Razor & Tie)
Revocation, Great is Our Sin (Metal Blade)
Great is a 13% boost.
Despised Icon, Beast (Nuclear Blast)
A drop of 13%.
Ghoul, Dungeon Bastards (Tankcrimes)
A 49% pushes this back up.
Thank You Scientist, Stranger Heads Prevail (Evil Ink)
This also gets boosted back up by 52%.
Nails, You Will Never Be One Of Us (Nuclear Blast)
The band might not be keeping you up to date, but at least we’ve kept you informed about how their album is doing.
Fates Warning, Theories of Flight (InsideOut Music)
A 21% boost gives you wings.
Running Wild, Rapid Foray (SPV/Steamhammer)
A 54% drop slows things down.