Rag'N'Bone Man enters the Irish Album Charts at No. 1

The glorious debut album from British soul star shoots straight for the top spot on its first week.

Six foot two, big boned and wreathed in ink, Rory Graham doesn't exactly look like a mass-market superstar. But when you have the songs to back you up, what you look like doesn't really tend to matter. Human is an impressive debut who for someone who has a bright future ahead of them.

Elsewhere in the charts, Elbow's new album Little Fictions slips down to third while Ed Sheeran's X stays at number 2 on the same day that he drops his new single 'How Would You Feel (Paean)'.

Irish artists also stay high in the chart, as Walking On Cars come in at number 6, Gavin James takes the seventh spot and ex-Saturdays member Una Healy's album The Waiting Game debuting at number 27.

Meanwhile, Prince's 4Ever jumps from 100 to 15 in the charts, no doubt a consequence of the hype surrounding the singer's music being back on Spotify.

 

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