Official Charts Analysis: Ed Sheeran's ÷ is No.1 for the second consecutive week following post-Glastonbury return

Still benefitting from the Glastonbury Effect, Ed Sheeran's ÷ in the No.1 album for the second week in a row, and the 13th time in all, the latter figure matching the number of weeks that ÷'s predecessor, X, spent atop the chart in 2014/5. Sheeran's ÷, which sold 27,263 copies last week (including 9,398 from streams) - and X are now in a three way tie with Adele's 25 for second highest tally of weeks at No.1 in the 2010s, ...

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