Official Charts Analysis: The Killers debut at albums chart summit

Five years to the week after they secured their fourth No.1 album with Battle Born, The Killers are on the rampage again, slaughtering their rivals with follow-up Wonderful Wonderful opening atop the chart after selling more copies than the rest of the top five combined, and earning them the honour of being the first overseas act to reach No.1 with its first five albums.

Wonderful Wonderful sold 51,756 copies, including 2,711 from sales-equivalent streams, last week. Their 2004 debut Hot Fuss ...

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