Sunday, November 6, 2011

Florence + The Machine debut at top of UK charts

Florence + The Machine have done it again: they’ve scored their second #1 album on the UK charts.

On the Official Albums Chart, 25-year-old Florence Welch and her band’s second album, “Ceremonials,” debuts in top spot with sales of over 90,000 in its first week.

Florence and company knock Coldplay out of the #1 position, dropping them to second place.

follows the band’s debut, the multi-platinum “Lungs,” which spent six months in the charts, having entered at Number 2 in July 2009 before taking the Number 1 title in January 2010.

The Top 10 UK albums are:

01. Florence + The Machine“Ceremonials”
02. Coldplay“Mylo Xyloto”
03. Professor Green“At Your Inconvenience”
04. Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds“Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds”
05. Michael Bublé“Christmas”
06. Alfie Boe “Alfie”
07. Adele“21”
08. Ed Sheeran “+”
09. Rizzle Kicks“Stereo Typical”
10. Manic Street Preachers“National Treasures: The Complete Singles”

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