Official Charts Analysis: Ed Sheeran scores fastest selling male solo album in history

Ed Sheeran has made chart history, with Divide conquering the album chart after scoring the highest ever weekly sale for an album by a male soloist, while only the presence of The Chainsmokers and Coldplay's Something Just Like This prevents him from making a clean sweep of the Top 10 positions in the singles chart with tracks from the album.

With first two singles Shape Of You and Castle On The Hill making a huge impression in the last couple ...

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