Charts Analysis: Paloma Faith scores first No.1 album

Topping the charts is all about timing – and this time around, Paloma Faith has got it just right.

Despite the fact it is the first of her albums not to yield a Top 10 single prior to its release – its only hit thus far, Crybaby peaked at No.36 – Faith's fourth album, The Architect, is her first No.1, debuting atop the chart on sales of 39,544 copies, including 1,553 from sales-equivalent streams.

The 14th different No.1 in as ...

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