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26/Aug/2011

Marooned On Top – But Calvin’s Close

Maroon 5 and Christina Aguilera take a second week at No1 on the Singles Chart with ‘Moves Like Jagger’, fighting off a strong challenge from Calvin Harris whose ‘Feel So Close’ debuts at No2 – two places ahead of his previous best in 2009 ‘I’m Not Alone’.
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19/Aug/2011

It’s Only Rock‘n’Roll

Maroon 5 and Christina Aguilera crash straight into the Singles Chart at No1 this week with ‘Moves Like Jagger’, giving the LA rockers their first Irish No1 – and a fourth for Christina Aguilera, following ‘Beautiful’, ‘Dirrty’ and ‘Lady Marmalade’.
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12/Aug/2011

Chart Victory For Jedward

Jedward emerge victorious this week as their second album ‘Victory’ flies straight in at the top of the Album Chart with the second highest first week sales this year, echoing the success of last years ‘Planet Jedward’ which also went straight to No1 on release. Adele’s recent reign at the top is ended as she drops to No2 with ‘21’ while Amy Winehouse’s ‘Back To Black’ drops a place to No3.
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05/Aug/2011

Girls, Girls, Girls

As women artists continue to dominate the Album Chart in 2011, Adele’s ‘21’ stays firmly lodged on the No1 spot for another week in a chart where ten of the top eleven places are occupied by female solo artists . Incredibly after seven months of the year the top spot has been occupied by a female artist every week except one.
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