Adele still on top but UK album sales fall to 13-year low

Sales once again plumbed the depths, falling a further 1.87% to 1,505,788, their lowest level since week 20, 1998 - 688 weeks ago - and 25.73% below the same week 2010 sales of 2,027,196. It follows the tumble to a 636-week low only last week.

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Adele's 21 tops the chart again, with sales of 46,648 copies - a 7.10% increase week-on-week - after being installed as joint favourite for the ...

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