The Fame took 12 weeks to reach number one and sales of 44,978 copies - an increase of 18.3% - are just enough to earn it a second week at the summit.
Doves' Kingdom Of Rust, ahead on all of the midweek sales flashes, just fails to deliver their third number one album in a row, finally taking the number two slot on sales of 44,974 copies. Last Broadcast topped the chart in 2002, on sales of 52,389, and Some ...
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