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29/Jul/2011

Amy

The untimely and tragic death of Amy Winehouse makes its mark on the Irish Charts this week as both of her albums re-enter the Top 20 in the Album Chart and a number of tracks re-enter the Singles Chart.
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22/Jul/2011

21 - The Magic Number

In the six months since its release Adele’s ‘21’ has only spent 5 weeks off the No1 spot (and never below No2). This week she celebrates not only 21 weeks at the top of the Album Chart but also takes the crown for the most weeks at No1 for any album in recent Irish chart history, breaking the 20 week record that has stood for 16 years for Oasis’ ‘(What’s The Story) Morning Glory’.
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15/Jul/2011

Just What They Wanted

It was a four-way race at the top of this week’s Singles Chart as Pitbull, DJ Fresh, Example and The Wanted vied to topple Jedward from the summit. When they crossed the finishing line at midnight last night, The Wanted were marginally ahead of the pack claiming their first Irish No1 trophy for 'Glad You Came'.
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08/Jul/2011

Reward For Bad Behaviour

Jedward crash into the Singles Chart at No1 this week with ‘Bad Behaviour’, their third chart-topper in Ireland following ‘Under Pressure’ and ‘Lipstick’. In a singles market now dominated by downloads, Jedward land on top on the strength of their CD sales which account for three-quarters of their weekly tally.
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01/Jul/2011

4>21>19

Beyoncé reaps the rewards of Sunday’s triumphant Glastonbury show, debuting at No1 on this week’s Album Chart with her appropriately-titled fourth studio album ‘4’ to claim her third solo No1 album in Ireland.
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