Liam Gallagher finds himself in a familiar place this week: at No. 1 on the UK Albums Chart.
With his last leader, the British rocker has a fourth No. 1 solo, and eleventh throughout his career, including his seven bestsellers with Oasis.
Come on you know (Warner Records) racks up 70,000 chart sales in its first seven days, including 29,000 units on vinyl, to easily lead the official vinyl album chart, reports the OCC.
It’s a Gallagher double hit as his live album Along the Thamesdebuted at No. 4 on the Official UK Albums Chart this week and No. 2 on the Vinyl Count.
With his latest chart feat, Gallagher equals the leading eleven landed by his brother Noel, including LPs with Noel Gallagher’s Oasis and High Flying Birds.
Meanwhile, Harry Styles is dethroned as Harry’s house (Columbia) plunges 1-2, while Def Leppard earns first Top 5 album in 26 years with Diamond Star Halos (UMC), new at No. 5. It’s the Rock And Roll Hall of Famers’ highest effort since 1996 Slang also hit No. 5.
pop idol Will Young career retrospective 20 Years – Greatest Hits (Sony Music CG) drops to No. 6, as Canadian singer and songwriter Tate McRae (Ministry of Sound) starts at No. 7 with her debut album I used to think I could fly.
Finally, ABBA’s greatest hits collection Gold (Polydor) climbs to No. 9 in its 1,048th week on the chart, following a rare appearance by the four members of the Swedish pop group for the launch of their ABBA Travel residence in London.
Expect Travel to continue on its graphic journey for some time to come. The greatest hits concert is scheduled until May 28, 2023.