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He's followed on this week's chart by Harry Styles, Noah Kahan, The Weeknd and Dermot Kennedy.
It's his third consecutive No.1 album in Ireland, and has scored the biggest Week 1 by an Irish artist this year.
"Where Heartbreak Weather occasionally ran aground in uneven and unfocused pop territory, his new album, The Show, immediately comes across as a much more considered project, with experimentation and nostalgic elements expertly combined and explored," Hot Press's album review reads – going on to describe The Show as Niall's "most convincing collection of tracks to date."
Read the full review here.
The Top 5 of this week's Official Irish Albums Chart also includes Noah Kahan's Stick Season at No.4 and The Weeknd's The Highlights.
Niall Horan is also expected to claim the No.1 spot on the Official Albums Chart in the UK this evening. It's on course to be his second solo chart-topping album, following 2020's Heartbreak Weather.
On the Official Irish Singles Chart, meanwhile, J Hus's 'Who Told You', featuring Drake, has entered at No.5, while Jazzy's 'Giving Me' remains at No.2, and Dave & Central Cee's 'Sprinter' continues its reign at No.1.
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