- 25 Jan 19
Dodie lands the highest new entry on the Official Irish Albums Chart as The Greatest Showman scores 20th week at Number 1
English singer and YouTube star Dodie claims the highest new entry on this week’s Official Irish Albums Chart. The musician's third EP Human debuts at Number 13 on the Irish Album Charts this week, her second Top 20 record. The singer-songwriter’s previous collection You peaked at Number 5 in August 2017.
At the top of the chart, The Greatest Showman remains Ireland’s most popular album for a 20th non-consecutive week.
Elsewhere, following the success of her latest track '7 Rings' (which tops the Irish Singles Chart), Ariana Grande’s Sweetener rebounds into the Top 10, rising four to Number 7, while Drake’s Scorpion is also back in the top flight following his announcement of three shows at Dublin’s 3Arena. The album comes in at Number 9 this week.
James Blake claims his third Top 20 album with Assume Form at Number 18, while Maggie Rogers makes her albums chart debut with Heard It In A Past Life at Number 30.
Elsewhere, US rapper Future lands at 39 with Future Hndrxx Presents: The Wizrd, and Sharon Van Etten’s fantastic new album Remind Me Tomorrow debuts at 49.
Official Irish Albums Chart Top 5
1. THE GREATEST SHOWMAN - MOTION PICTURE CAST RECORDING
2. A STAR IS BORN - MOTION PICTURE CAST RECORDING
3. BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY OST - QUEEN
4. STAYING AT TAMARA’S - GEORGE EZRA
5. DUA LIPA - DUA LIPA