Charts analysis: Greatest Showman holds off J Cole

Coming from behind for the second week in a row, the Motion Picture Cast Recording of The Greatest Showman tops the artist album chart for the 14th time in 16 weeks, although its sales decline for the third straight week, falling 16.96% to 24,978 (including 9,165 from sales-equivalent streams) – its lowest level for 16 weeks, and the lowest for a No.1 for 29 weeks.

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