Kooks top albums chart with first week sales of 65,901

The Brighton band's 2006 debut album Inside In/Inside Out eventually spawned six Top 40 hits, and has sold 1,301,717 copies to date but it debuted much more quietly at number nine with first week sales of 19,098 and fell as far as number 61 before eventually peaking for a fortnight at number two behind Muse's Black Holes & Revelations.

Leona Lewis' success in America - where she became the first British female solo artist ever to simultaneously top the singles ...

Login to access this article

To access this article you need to be a subscriber. If you are a subscriber login below.

Start your 4 week Free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article.

Sign up for your free trial to Music Week, the no 1 weekly trade magazine for anyone who needs to understand the business of music. For four whole weeks we will provide you with great, in-depth journalism that gets right inside the business of music in print and 24/7 online. With both the print and digital edition you will be able to enjoy the whole Premium experience of a subscription to Music Week - absolutely free.

Start your free trial

Subscribe

If you have previously taken a trial you will need to subscribe to access this article.

Subscribe Now
subscribe link free-trial link

follow us...