Robbie Williams

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Williams mentioned he was “satisfied” to succeed in primary

Robbie Williams has damaged the document for essentially the most primary albums by a British solo artist.

The singer’s newest album, The Heavy Leisure Present, has debuted at primary on this week’s chart.

It’s his 12th album to succeed in the summit – and pushes him forward of David Bowie, who has 11 primary albums to his identify.

Williams mentioned: “I am satisfied that this album is primary and I am humbled by these wonderful statistics and information.”

The singer now has as many primary albums as Madonna, however stays behind The Beatles, (who’ve 15), and Elvis Presley (13).

The Heavy Leisure Present beat the brand new collaborative album by Michael Ball and Alfie Boe, Collectively, which debuted at quantity two.

Bon Jovi’s This Home Is Not For Sale was the one different new entry within the high 10, touchdown at quantity 5.

1) Robbie Williams The Heavy Leisure Present
2) Michael Ball & Alfie Boe Collectively
three) Elvis Presley The Marvel of You
four) Michael Buble No one However Me
5) Bon Jovi This Home Is Not For Sale

Final week’s primary album by James Arthur, Again from the Edge, dropped to quantity six this week.

Alicia Keys’s newest album, Right here, debuted at quantity 21, her seventh high 40 album.

On the singles chart, Clear Bandit’s Rockabye – which options visitor vocals from Anne Marie and Sean Paul – climbed two locations to succeed in the summit.

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Rockabye, that includes Anne Marie, is Clear Bandit’s second primary

Clear Bandit mentioned: “Rockabye is a track meaning loads to us and it means much more to us that so many individuals are listening to it and liking it.”

Rockabye is the band’s sixth high 5 hit and second primary – following 2014’s Somewhat Be, which featured Jess Glynne.

The success of the only comes two months after violinist and founding member Neil Milan left the band.

Rockabye dethroned Little Combine’s Shout Out To My Ex, which dropped to quantity two.

Elsewhere, Bruno Mars’s 24Okay Magic climbed into the highest 5 for the primary time, whereas Maroon 5’s Do not Wanna Know, that includes Kendrick Lamar, rose to quantity seven to offer the band their ninth UK high 40.

1) Clear Bandit feat. Anne Marie and Sean Paul Rockabye
2) Little Combine Shout Out To My Ex
three) James Arthur Say You Will not Let Go
four) The Weeknd feat. Daft Punk Starboy
5) Bruno Mars 24Okay Magic

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