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Highest Hopes For Kodaline

Kodaline take a second week at the top of this week’s Singles Chart with their ‘High Hopes EP’ holding off a challenge from Pink’s ‘Just Give Me A Reason’ which climbs back up to No2 from last week’s No4, while Bastille’s ‘Pompeii’ holds steady at No3. more


Justin Timberlake – Perfect Vision

After a hiatus of nearly seven years, Justin Timberlake released his third solo album ‘The 20/20 Experience’ this week and he's rewarded with a third No1: ‘Justified’ climbed to the top spot twelve weeks after release in 2002 and ‘FutureSex/LoveSounds’ debuted on top in 2006. more


Bowie’s Day Breaks at 1

David Bowie’s well-received twenty-fourth studio album ‘The Next Day’ debuts at the top of this week’s Irish Album Chart – his first Irish No1 album since the 1980’s and his first new material since ‘Reality’ and ‘Heathen’ which both reached No6 in 2003 and 2002 respectively. more


Live Shows - Script Surge

Following their 3-night stint at the O2 Dublin, The Script leap from No14 to No2 on this week’s Album Chart with their former No1 ‘#3’ – but they fail to dislodge Emeli Sandé who takes a fifth week at the top with ‘Our Version Of Events’. more


Passenger Rides to the Top

Having debuted at No32 six weeks ago with ‘Let Her Go’, Passenger completes his journey to No1 on the Irish Singles Chart this week, up from No2 last week. The song has now topped the chart in five countries: Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg and Sweden, as well as Ireland. more