Charts analysis: The Weeknd makes it eight weeks at No.1

As you were then. The Weeknd spends a third consecutive and eighth week in total at the top of the charts. That fact alone is possibly remarkable enough. Out of 1,365 records to have topped the British charts since records began, Blinding Lights is only the 30th to have managed at least eight weeks at the summit. 

Sales of Blinding Lights are down very slightly on last week's high-water mark, standing at 77,918 of which 68,768 are from sales-equivalent ...

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