Double joy: Singer Adele tops UK album and singles chart


By AGENCY

Adele's '30' is also the fastest-selling first-week album this year. Photo: AFP

Adele on Friday (Nov 26) clinched a rare double in the UK music charts, seizing both No.1 spots for singles and albums.

The Official Charts Company said the British superstar's 30 - her first release in six years - had 261,000 chart sales and was the fastest-selling first-week album this year.

It was also the biggest opener for a female solo artiste since her last album, 25, released in 2015, and means all four of her studio albums have now gone to No.1.

25 is still in the charts at No.15, as is 21 and the debut that made her name, 19, at numbers 18 and 31 respectively.

The 33-year-old singer-songwriter also kept the No.1 single slot, with the first release from the album, Easy On Me, for the sixth week running.

A second track from 30, Oh My God, was the highest new entry at No.2, while another, I Drink Wine, went in at four. – AFP

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Entertainment

Malaysian actor Lawrence Wong plans to give RM9,000 angpow to his staff for CNY
'House Of Gucci' review: Lady Gaga gives fascinating portrait of a woman scorned
Taiwanese singer Pets Tseng is married
Actress Lori Loughlin’s home burglarised, thieves make off with jewellery worth RM4mil
Actors Jeff Goldblum, Kyle MacLachlan strut the runway for Prada in Milan
Taiwanese star Dee Hsu reveals intimate details about her marriage
Jordan Cashmyer, '16 And Pregnant' star, dies at 26
Kanye West under investigation after being accused of punching fan
'Disgusted' Britney Spears accuses sister Jamie Lynn of selling a book 'at my expense'
Newly-wed Korean actress Lee Ha-nee is pregnant with first child

Others Also Read


Vouchers