- 22 Aug 14
He's been locked in a battle with Sinead O'Connor all week.
It's been 'The Battle Of The Hot Press Covers' on the Irish Album Chart this week, as former HP cover star Ed Sheeran vied for the number one spot with current cover star Sinead O'Connor.
In the end, Ed's second album, x, was victorious, meaning Sinead's critically acclaimed I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss is at No. 2.
Immovable at No. 3 is Kodaline's debut, In A Perfect World, one of the biggest chart success stories of recent years.
5 Seconds Of Summer's eponymous debut jumps a position to No. 4, while Sam Smith's In The Lonely Hour rounds off the Top 5. The highest new entry this week is Stars by Britain's Got Talent boy band Collabro.
For the full chart rundown, click here.