Official Charts Analysis: Ed Sheeran's ÷ returns to No.1 following Glastonbury appearance

With both acts performing impressive sets headlining Glastonbury, the battle for leadership of the album chart this week was between Radiohead's OK Computer and Ed Sheeran's ÷.

Newly expanded 20 years after its initial release, OK Computer led the battle for much of the week but Sheeran eventually held sway, with ÷ forging ahead thanks to its streaming superiority, to commence its fourth spell at No.1 and its 12th week at No.1 in all.

Its sales up 13.98% week-on-week at ...

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