Official Charts Analysis: The Script debut at No.1 on albums chart

In another week of heavy action but light sales, 13 albums debut inside the Top 75, with The Script leading the influx and scoring their fourth No.1 from five releases in a little over nine years with Freedom Child.

Home to the hit Rain, which advances to a new peak of No.15 this week, Freedom Child sold 29,574 copies, including 2,179 from sales-equivalent streams. Although that is more than twice as many copies as any other artist album in the ...

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