Paolo Nutini scored a hat-trick when Last night in mixed sadnesshis fourth album, which peaked at number 1 in the UK
With her latest chart achievement, the singer-songwriter completes the top trio, after 2009 Sunshine and 2014 Rustic love.
Bitter and sweet at the same time The album was the best-selling album in physical formats, as it topped the Official Vinyl Albums Chart, as reported by the OCC, and it completed the all-Scottish double on the UK chart, with System LF dominated this week’s singles survey with “A Fear to Feel”.
Coming in at number 4 on the Official UK Albums Chart is Shinedown, with Planet number 0, the seventh studio album by the Florida rock artist. It was their first UK Top 5 record, eclipsing 2018 Attention attentionreached 8th place.
UB40 founding members Ali Campbell and the late Terence “Astro” Wilson hit the Top 10 with their latest collaborative release, Never happendnew in 8th place.
The collection of covers and newly written tracks was scheduled for release late last year, but was pushed back after Astro passed away in November 2021, aged 64.
Also in the Top 10 at its release this week is the duo of Imagine Dragons Mercury – Action 1 and 2new at number 10 for the sixth UK Top 40 title of Las Vegas pop-rock outfit.
The well-received biopic of Baz Luhrmann Elvis is having an effect on the number of national albums, like Elvis Presley’s ELV1S – 30 NUMBER 1 back in the Top 20. The collection topped the charts after its release in 2002 and rose to number 12 this week.
Adele’s upcoming concerts earlier this month (July 1 and 2) in Hyde Park power her fourth and most recent album, 30, onto the chart. The 2021 release climbs 49 places to 25th.
Finally, British hip-hop artist Pak-Man breaks into the UK’s first Top 40 with Big Pakachinonew at 37th, while Nick Cave took 18th in the UK Top 40 solo with Seven Psalms, his verbal effort with Bad Seeds and Dirty Three collaborator Warren Ellis. It’s new at number 39.
https://www.billboard.com/music/chart-beat/paolo-nutini-uk-chart-hattrick-last-night-in-the-bittersweet-1235112425/ Paolo Nutini debuts at #1 with ‘Bittersweet’ – Billboard