Album Chart Analysis: Adele needs just 38k weekly sales to claim No.1

The only album in the Top 20 to increase sales week-on-week, it is the first album to spend 50 consecutive weeks in the Top 10 in the 21st century. The album, which debuted at number one last January has spent the following number of weeks in each position: 1 - 19 wks, 2 - 15 wks, 3- 3 wks, 4 - 3 wks, 5- 1 wk, 6 - 4 wks, 7 - 1 wks, 8 - 2 wks, 9 - ...

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