â€¯Harry Styles is off to an explosive start on this week’s UK Albums Chart as Harry’s House claims the fastest-selling album of 2022 so far after just one weekend of sales and streams.
Already boasting the biggest first-week figures since Adele’s 30 in November 2021, Harry’s House has racked up over 61,000 chart sales so far. It puts Harry Styles firmly on the way to a personal best this week – Harry’s House already surpasses the final opening week sales of the One Direction singer’s previous studio albums. Harry Styles totalled just under 57,000 UK chart sales in its first week in May 2017, while 2019’s Fine Line managed 49,000. Harry’s self-titled debut also looks set to return to the Top 40 as it rises to Number 28 midweek.
Elsewhere in the Top 5, German synthpop group xPropaganda – comprising Propaganda members Claudia BrÃ¼cken and Susanne Freytag – eye a Number 2 entry this week with their debut collective album The Heart is Strange. // Continue to the full article