Congratulations to Niall Horan, who is at home in London today commemorating his brand-new album Heartbreak Weather landing directly in at Number 1 on today’s Official Albums Chart.
Niall’s second album accomplishments after an extremely close week-long fight with Lewis Capaldi’s Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Level (2 ), and The Shires’ brand-new record Excellent Years (3 ). In the end, simply 2,300 chart sales separated the Leading 3.
Heartbreak Weather is Niall’s first UK Number 1 album as a musician. His debut album Flicker reached Number 3 in2017 See all of Niall Horan’s solo songs and albums and where they charted.
On The Other Hand, The Shires’ Number 3 debut for Excellent Years marks the British nation duo’s 4th Leading 10 album; Liverpudlian indie band Circa Waves score their first Leading 5 with 4th album Unfortunate Pleased at Number 4; and Complete stranger In Paradise, a part unreleased studio session, part biggest hits from crooner Matt Monro, gets in at Number 8 – marking the late vocalist’s first Leading 10 album in 15 years, considering that 2005’s The Ultimate.
Scottish indie four-piece The Snuts make their Official Chart debut at Number 14 and claim today’s very popular album on vinyl with Mixtape; Texan rapper Don Toliver opens at Number 17 with his debut album Paradise or Hell; and the self-titled debut from Manchester’s The Lottery game Winners is brand-new at Number 23.
Even More down, Electronic artist 4 Tet claims his second Leading 40 album with Sixteen Oceans at Number 34, and Biggest Hits (2020 Variations) by Northern Irish metal band Treatment? bows at Number 40.