Charts Analysis: Ed Sheeran returns to albums summit

With only one new album selling enough copies to debut inside the Top 75 this week, and none impacting the Top 50, there is, nevertheless, a change at the top of the chart for the 16th week in a row, with 2017's biggest-selling album, ÷ by Ed Sheeran, returning to the summit.

Although the new version of Perfect featuring Beyonce is not on ÷ , its release has helped to focus attention on Sheeran once again. Increasing consumption for the 11th week ...

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