Official Charts Analysis: Lorde single sells 82k to hit No.1


29 last Friday (25th), Katy Perry gets a belated birthday present in the form of her second consecutive number one album, with Prism - her third album - debuting in pole position on sales of 53,827 copies. It arrives a little over three years after her second album, Teenage Dream, also opened at number one on slightly higher sales of 54,176 copies, and five years after debut album One Of The Boys opened and peaked at number 11 on ...

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