Foo Opponents own rocketed straight to Amount 1 with their tenth studio album Medication at Nighttime.
Finishing with 42,500 chart gross sales – 74% of which had been CD and vinyl copies – the album has outsold its six closest opponents blended. Medication at Nighttime is now the rock legends’ fifth UK Amount 1 album following One By One (2002), Echoes, Silence, Persistence & Grace (2007), Losing Light (2011) and Concrete & Gold (2017).
Medication at Nighttime purchased a whopping 10,500 copies on vinyl this week and takes pole space on the UK’s Expert Vinyl Albums Chart. Foo Opponents are Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Nate Mendel, Pat Smear, Chris Shiflett and Rami Jafree.
Foo Opponents now stand consistent with a bunch of assorted legendary acts including Prince, Bon Jovi, The Police and Celine Dion who furthermore own 5 Amount 1 albums to their establish. Look the acts with the most Amount 1 albums on the Expert Chart here.
Celebrating the news, Dave Grohl of Foo Opponents tells OfficialCharts.com:
“I would like to thank all individuals for honouring us with this Amount 1 file. After 25 years of being a band it mute roughly blows our minds that this is able to possibly well if truth be told happen and we’re very grateful and if truth be told grateful. We are able to’t wait to salvage reduction there to survey you guys, ahead of later, I hope! We’re ready – each day we’re one step nearer.
Thanks very well-known, it’s an honour to own this Amount 1 file. Look you soon!”
The Weeknd lands at Amount 2 this week with The Highlights, the most streamed album of the week. The Canadian singer’s perfect hits album became released to coincide with his now viral Fleshy Bowl efficiency on Sunday 7 February. The efficiency has furthermore boosted his March 2020 chart-topper After Hours reduction into the High 20 at Amount 19.
In different locations within the High 5, experimental rock outfit Black Nation, Fresh Avenue land at Amount 4 with their debut album For The First Time (which is the bestselling album in self reliant file outlets this week and Amount 1 on the Expert Yarn Store Chart), while Speedy Foxes’ 2020 album Shore lands at Amount 5 following its open on physical codecs – their third High 5 assortment.
Jessie Ware’s What’s Your Pleasure? returns to the Expert Albums Chart at Amount 9 following a efficiency of her original single Be conscious Where You Are on Graham Norton Clarify last Friday (Feb. 5). It within the starting put debuted at Amount 3 on open in June 2020. Jessie this week shared valuable parts of the album’s upcoming deluxe version with OfficialCharts.com.
Indie folk trio The Staves’ third studio album Excellent Lady debuts at Amount 13, their perfect chart space to this level. The crew seemed on the most as much as date version of The Yarn Club on 10 February, discussing how sturdy times and “inner most weight” impressed the original album. To find the tubby interview reduction here.
In a roundabout device, Scottish pop rock crew Deacon Blue build their 14th UK High 40 assortment with mini-album Utilizing On The Tide Of Admire at Amount 23.