The British singer’s fourth album enters its fourth week at number 1, for the longest period in a row topping any album in 2021, OCC reports.
When the chart week ended last Friday (December 17), it wasn’t even over yet. According to the graph compiler, 30 nearly double the sales volume on the chart of the nearest competitor, By Ed Sheeran = (is equal to via Asylum).
If Adele’s latest LP manages another week at #1, it will be equal to Olivia Rodrigo’s Sour (Interscope) for the total number of weeks at the summit, with five. Sour of However, dynasties are not a continuous period.
The highest new entry on the current bracket belongs to Paul Weller, whose An Choreographed songbook (Polydor) starts at 4th place, for Jam Frontman’s 22nd UK Top 10 album. It’s a sequel to Fat Pop, fell at the start of the year and made Weller the UK’s sixth leader.
Also new to the survey is Juice Wrld’s second posthumous record Fight with demons (Interscope), which debuted at number 8, for the late rapper’s second UK Top 10 title; while Neil Young & Crazy Horse starting at number 16 with new album Animal lodging (Replay).
https://www.billboard.com/music/chart-beat/adele-30-extends-uk-chart-reign-1235012710/ Adele’s ’30’ expands UK chart dominance – Billboard