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27/Jun/2008

Like Mother Like Daughter

‘You’re A Star’ winner Leanne Moore from Limerick debuts at No1 on this week’s Singles Chart with ‘On Wings’, fifteen years after her mother Chris Moore had a No1 hit with ‘Life Without You’. This is the first time that a mother & daughter have both had No1 singles in Ireland and the single is a charity release in support of raising road safety awareness.
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20/Jun/2008

Hot Debut For Coldplay

Coldplay storm into the Album Chart at No1 this week with their fourth album ‘Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends’, beating the combined sales of the rest of this week’s Top 10.
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13/Jun/2008

Damo’s Rocky Road Blocked

Radiohead take a second week at No1 on the Album Chart with their ‘Best Of’ compilation, ahead of Damien Dempsey who has this week’s highest new entry at No2 with ‘The Rocky Road’. This is his fifth Irish Top 10 album, matching the No2 debut for ‘To Hell Or Barbados’ a year ago but failing to reach the dizzy heights of ‘Shots’ which spent a week at the top on release in March 2005.
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06/Jun/2008

Head Boys

Radiohead debut at No1 on the Album Chart with their ‘Best Of’ compilation, their sixth consecutive No1 album in Ireland since 1997 when ‘OK Computer’ gave them their first, and their second chart-topper of 2008, following ‘In Rainbows’ which debuted at the top in the first week of the year.
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