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More Black Magic

Mary Black takes a second week at No1 on the Album Chart with ‘25 Years – 25 Songs’, maintaining a slender lead over Duffy’s ‘Rockferry’ at No2. more


Mary Black is Back

Seven years ago Mary Black held the No1 spot on the Album Chart for two weeks with ‘The Best Of 1991-2001’ and this week she’s back at the top with a new solo career-spanning compilation ‘25 Years – 25 Songs’. more


Duffy Rocks

Duffy’s ‘Rockferry’ takes a second week at No1 on the Album Chart, holding on to a slim lead over Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova’s ‘Once’ soundtrack at No2. more


Stars Come Out For Ronnie

U2, The Dubliners, Kila and A Band of Bowsies climb from No2 to No1 on this week’s Singles Chart with ‘The Ballad Of Ronnie Drew’, fuelled by strong sales of the CD version released last Thursday. For U2, it’s their second recent charity collaboration to make it to No1 in Ireland, following ‘The Saints Are Coming’ (with Green Day) in November 2006. more