The US singer-songwriter ’ mho debut album Sour leads the way as the peak perform record of the year indeed far, with 320,000 chart sales. The collection debuted at Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart in June and has notched up five non-consecutive weeks at the acme – and is yet to exit the top 5. View Olivia ‘s week-by-week official Chart history here .
While Sour presently has a comfortable star at the top, it could be all exchange before the year ’ s out. Olivia faces some serious rival to keep her place at the top, with a flurry of big releases incoming before the end of 2021 from the likes of Adele, Ed Sheeran, ABBA and Coldplay.
Behind Rodrigo ’ s Sour is Dua Lipa ’ s Future Nostalgia ( 192k ), which continues to enjoy success long into 2021 thanks to its Moonlight Edition released in February, while Queen ’ s Greatest Hits completes the crown 3 .
Dave with his official Number 1 Album Award.
Dave ’ s second album We ’ re All alone In This Together – which spent two non-consecutive weeks at Number 1 and has so far to exit the Top 10 since its let go of in August – is in fourth, and in prediction of Ed Sheeran ’ s new album Equals, fans have returned to his 2017 album Divide, presently the year ’ south fifth biggest album .
other big albums released this year on the year-to-date chart include Rag ’ n ’ Bone Man ’ s chart-topping Life By Misadventure ( 14 ), Justin Bieber ’ second Justice ( 15 ), and The Kid Laroi ’ s F**k Love mixtape ( 19 ), which entered the top 10 for the first time this year.
far polish, Doja Cat ’ s latest phonograph record Planet Her is at 24, while Drake ’ s chart-topping Certified Lover Boy places at 30 – fair ahead of Billie Eilish ’ s second studio album Happier Than ever at 32 .
other big records in the official year-to-date Top 40 include Foo Fighters ’ Medicine At Midnight ( 33 ), a Number 1 in February, and Wild West, the Number 2-peaking mixtape by West London rapper Central Cee ( 36 ) .
Official Top 40 biggest albums of 2021 so far
|2||FUTURE NOSTALGIA||DUA LIPA||1|
|4||WE’RE ALL ALONE IN THIS TOGETHER||DAVE||1|
|6||50 YEARS – DON’T STOP||FLEETWOOD MAC||5|
|8||FINE LINE||HARRY STYLES||2|
|10||SHOOT FOR THE STARS AIM FOR THE MOON||POP SMOKE||1|
|11||DIVINELY UNINSPIRED TO A HELLISH EXTENT||LEWIS CAPALDI||1|
|12||GOLD – GREATEST HITS||ABBA||1|
|13||THE GREATEST SHOWMAN||MOTION PICTURE CAST RECORDING||1|
|14||LIFE BY MISADVENTURE||RAG’N’BONE MAN||1|
|17||TIME FLIES – 1994-2009||OASIS||1|
|18||CURTAIN CALL – THE HITS||EMINEM||1|
|19||F**K LOVE||KID LAROI||6|
|22||LEGEND||BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS||5|
|23||WHAT’S THE STORY MORNING GLORY||OASIS||1|
|24||PLANET HER||DOJA CAT||3|
|25||WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP WHERE DO WE GO||BILLIE EILISH||1|
|28||LEGENDS NEVER DIE||JUICE WRLD||1|
|29||NUMBER ONES||MICHAEL JACKSON||1|
|30||CERTIFIED LOVER BOY||DRAKE||1|
|31||DUA LIPA||DUA LIPA||3|
|32||HAPPIER THAN EVER||BILLIE EILISH||1|
|33||MEDICINE AT MIDNIGHT||FOO FIGHTERS||1|
|34||GET TO KNOW||BECKY HILL||20|
|36||WILD WEST||CENTRAL CEE||2|
|40||NO 6 COLLABORATIONS PROJECT||ED SHEERAN||1|
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