Keane buoy album sales

A week after falling to their lowest level for nearly four years, album sales improved by 45.8% last week, buoyed by the release of Keane's second album, the approach of Father's Day and slightly less stifling temperatures, writes Alan Jones.
Overall album sales reached 2,964,634, their second highest level of the year. The only time they were higher - at 3,550,059 - was 12 weeks ago in the seven days trading immediately prior to Mother's Day. Father's Day fell ...

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