Official Charts Analysis: Lionel Richie jumps to No.1 after Glastonbury appearance


Glastonbury 2015 is but a fading memory but - for the second week running - has a very visible effect on the album chart.

In addition to drawing huge crowds to Worthy Farm, the (almost) annual festival was accorded massive coverage on BBC TV - it screened or streamed some 165 different performances - with inevitable results.

Creating by far the biggest buzz, Lionel Richie owned the Pyramid Stage, where he performed an incendiary set last Sunday (28 June), ...

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