Heavy metal news web magazin Metal Insider has shared the 2018 sales charts to compile a list of the highest selling rock and metal albums of the year in the United States thus far.

Top-selling rock/metal albums of 2018 in the US (so far):

1. Metallica – ‘Hardwired… To Self-Destruct’ – 136,000 units sold
2. Bon Jovi – ‘This House Is Not for Sale’ – 131,000 units sold
3. Breaking Benjamin – ‘Ember’ – 117,500 units sold
4. Greta Van Fleet – ‘From the Fires’ – 98,000 units sold
5. A Perfect Circle – ‘Eat the Elephant’ – 94,000 units sold

6. Five Finger Death Punch – ‘A Decade of Destruction’ – 87,300 units sold
7. Metallica – ‘Metallica’ – 87,000 units sold
8. Judas Priest – ‘Firepower’ – 84,000 units sold
9. Five Finger Death Punch – ‘And Justice for None’ – 82,500 units sold
10. Shinedown – ‘Attention Attention’ – 80,500 units sold

11. Ghost – ‘Prequelle’ – 62,000 units sold
12. Godsmack – ‘When Legends Rise’ – 60,000 units sold
13. Kid Rock – ‘Sweet Southern Sugar’ – 59,500 units sold
14. Metallica – ‘Master of Puppets’ – 58,500 units sold
15. Linkin Park – ‘Hybrid Theory’ – 49,000 units sold

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