Inside Arcade Fire's triumphant No.1 comeback

Andre Paine

Arcade Fire’s chart-topping fifth album has the potential to be the biggest of their career, says Columbia Records UK President Ferdy Unger-Hamilton.

Everything Now, the Canadian band’s third No. 1 and first record with Columbia, dethroned Lana Del Rey to top Friday’s album chart with sales of 36,306.

The disco-influenced title track, which is co-produced by Daft Punk’s Thomas Bangalter, moved up the singles chart 68-50 on sales of 8,013 (total sales 46,085).

It is currently on the A-list at ...

Login to access this article

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

Start free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article. Sign up today and you will receive:

  • 4 weeks access to news, features and chart analysis
  • 4 Digital issues of Music Week
  • The Music Week app
  • Tailored email news alerts
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...