Sales dip as summer belatedly arrives

With the holiday season in full swing, the weather taking a turn for the better and release schedules seasonably slim, sales understandably dipped last week, with the album sector falling 6.7% to 2,162,447 units and singles 5.1% to 1,364,995, writes Alan Jones.
Now! 67's sales collapsed 49.8% week-on-week, leading to a 17.0% decline in the compilation sector to 587,290 sales, whereas the artist album sector had a less savage 2.2% slide to 1,575,157 units.
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