Charts analysis: 10 weeks at the top for Greatest Showman

The Motion Picture Cast Recording of The Greatest Showman was the 246th new title to top the artist album chart in the 2010s when it first topped the chart in January...and it remains there still, racking up its 10th straight week at No.1. 

The only other album to have a longer run of consecutive weeks at the summit since 1986 is Adele's 21, which topped for 11 straight weeks in 2011.

Presumably boosted by the Mother's Day effect at the ...

Login to access this article

To access this article you need to be a subscriber. If you are a subscriber login below.

Start free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article. Sign up today and you will receive:

  • 4 weeks access to news, features and chart analysis
  • 4 Digital issues of Music Week
  • The Music Week app
  • Tailored email news alerts
Start your free trial

Subscribe

If you have previously taken a trial you will need to subscribe to access this article.

Subscribe Now
subscribe link free-trial link

follow us...