Official Charts Analysis: Ed Sheeran's Shape Of You holds onto No.1 spot

Ben Homewood

After holding down the top two positions on the chart for five consecutive weeks - something no other act has ever achieved - Ed Sheeran loosens his grip...a little.

Not at the top - where Shape Of You extends its reign to six weeks (90,428 sales, including 53,929 from streams) - but at No.2, where his simultaneously released Castle On The Hill has previously served as runner-up but now slips to No.3 (56,693 sales), relinquishing runners-up slot to Rag'N'Bone Man's Human, ...

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