Quantcast

U.K. CHARTS: CALVIN & DUA STREAM SECOND WEEK AT #1

Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa have fended off competition from Ariana Grande as the duo hold on to the U.K. Official Singles #1 for the second week in a row with “One Kiss” (Columbia/Warner Bros.), tallying 8.7m streams this week. Over on the Official Albums list, J. Cole is the highest new entry with KOD (Interscope) charting at #2.

Grande wasn’t far behind “One Kiss” as “No Tears Left to Cry” (Island) was streamed 7.3m times this week, earning the star her sixth U.K. Top 10 single. The second highest singles entry is Anne-Marie with Ed Sheeran co-write “2002” (Atlantic) entering at #8. 

Climbers include Banx & Ranx, who surge 11 places to #7 with “Answerphone” f/Ella Eyre and Yxng Bane (Parlophone), while Maren Morris and Grey are up three places to #9 with “The Middle” (Polydor). 

Two Avicii songs have entered the Top 40 following his untimely death last week, with “Wake Me Up” (Virgin EMI) at #26 and “Levels” at #36.

On the Official Albums Chart, The Greatest Showman soundtrack (Atlantic) is #1 for a 14th non-consecutive week. 

With KOD, J. Cole has beat his previous U.K. best after Born Sinner reached #7 in 2013. The Shires are another new entry at #3 with third album, Accidentally on Purpose (Decca), and independent rapper Nines is the third with Crop Circles (XL) finishing at #5. 

Black Stone Cherry are at #7 with Family Tree (Mascot) and a Sting and Shaggy collaboration 44/876 (Polydor) is new at #9. Further down, A Perfect Circle land a new U.K. chart high with Eat the Elephant (BMG) at #12.

 

SONG REVENUE: HOPPED UP
Bad Bunny makes the most of his turn at bat. (5/20a)
TOP 20: KENDRICK
LEADS THE WAY
Another record-breaking debut week. (5/18a)
GREEN AS EVER
A think piece—cool! (5/19a)
FEET OF CLAY AND “TAPDANCING AROUND THE CONVERSATION”: KENDRICK LAMAR’S BREAKTHROUGHS
The K-Dot aesthetic examined (5/20a)
LNX BATHED IN STARLIGHT BY SHOF
23 with a bullet (5/19a)
SUPERSTAR RELEASES
Who's next?
MUSIC BIZ SPECIAL
It's Comic-Con for numbers geeks.
THE BIG CHEESE
Theories of evolution from 30,000 feet.
THE NEXT GIANT DEAL
A&R in overdrive.
 Email

 First Name

 Last Name

 Company

 Country
CAPTCHA code
Captcha: (type the characters above)