Dua Lipa Future Nostalgia Official Number 1 Album AwardThe assortment lifts from 2 to 1 after narrowly shedding out on a Number 1 debut final week to 5 Seconds Of Summer’s Calm. Dua’s self-titled debut peaked at Number Three in March 2018.
As nicely as bagging her first Number 1 album, Future Nostalgia can also be the first file by a solo feminine to attain the summit in 2020.
Dua tells OfficialCharts.com: “Getting a Number 1 in my home country is a dream come true!! I’m so grateful for all the love and the support especially during these difficult times. Sending love to all of you and thank you for everything ???’”
Dua finishes 7,000 chart gross sales forward of her closest competitor, Lewis Capaldi’s Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent, which rebounds three locations to Number 2. The Weeknd’s After Hours locations at 3, Harry Styles’ Fine Line returns to the Top 5, up 5 spots to Number 4, and Billie Eilish’s When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? lifts three locations to Number 5.
At Number 10, Bill Withers’ The Ultimate Collection turns into his highest-ever charting album in the UK following the soul singer’s dying final week aged 81, with followers flocking to his music all week in the wake of the information. His earlier peak on the Official Albums Chart was with 1978’s Menagerie, which reached Number 27.
Elsewhere, US musician Thundercat opens at Number 23 with It Is What It Is, his highest charting file in the UK, and American pop-punk band All Time Low debut at Number 28 with their eighth studio album Wake Up Sunshine, on digital obtain and streaming solely.