Official Charts Analysis: Lana Del Rey pips Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott in race for No.1

Trailing in second position all week, Lana Del Rey's Lust For Life pipped Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott's Crooked Calypso at the post to become the third No.1 album in four releases for the 32-year-old singer/songwriter from New York.

Featuring collaborations with A$AP Rocky, Stevie Nicks, Sean Lennon and The Weeknd, Lust For Life achieved pole position on sales of 24,972 copies, including 5,288 from streams. Although the title Lust For Life suggests the famously gloomy Del Rey is in ...

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