The companion album to the historic Fire Fight Australia live performance final month in Sydney has lit up the Australian chart, whereas The Weeknd’s “Blinding Lights” (Republic/Universal) enters a ninth week atop the nationwide singles chart.
Artists Unite For Fire Fight: Concert For National Bushfire Relief, the brand new No. 1 on the ARIA Albums Chart, options reside cuts from the Fire Fight live performance at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium on Feb. 16.
Released on March 13, the double-album options recordings from all 23 artists who carried out on the day, together with k.d lang, John Farnham & Olivia Newton-John, Queen + Adam Lambert, 5 Seconds of Summer and extra.
To enhance the revenue for donations, Sony Music Australia has solely made the album accessible in CD and obtain codecs, however not on streaming platforms.
The Fire Fight spectacular was a sell-out with greater than 75,000 attending the present in Olympic Park, producing upwards of $9.5 million for good causes.
All proceeds from Fire Fight album gross sales go to Sony Foundation Australia to assist younger Australians in bushfire affected communities.
With the all-star album bagging high spot this week, Niall Horan opens at No. 2 with Heartbreak Weather (Capitol/EMI), his second solo album. Heartbreak Weather begins at No. 1 within the U.K.
It’s the followup to 2017’s Flicker, which additionally hit No. 2 on the ARIA Albums Chart and is now licensed gold. The former One Direction singer is booked for a three-date area tour of Australia this September and October, produced by TEG Live.
The Irishman’s fellow former 1D star Harry Styles occupies the No. Three place with Fine Line (up 4-Three through Columbia/Sony) whereas Billie Eilish’s When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? (down 3-4, Interscope/Universal) and Lil Uzi Vert’s Eternal Atake (down 1-5 through Atlantic/Warner) full the highest 5.
Australian nation star Adam Brand baggage his sixth high 10 with Speed Of Life (ABC/Universal), his first studio album in additional than three years. It’s new at No. 6.
Just days after asserting considered one of its members had contracted the novel coronavirus, Ocean Grove obtain some excellent news. The Melbourne metalcore band’s sophomore album Flip Phone Fantasy (UNFD/Sony) opens at No. eight on the nationwide albums chart, and guidelines the ARIA Vinyl Albums Chart.
Award profitable nation singer-songwriter Fanny Lumsden makes her first look within the high 10 with Fallow (Cooking Vinyl/Sony). Lumsden’s third album bows at No. 10, eclipsing the No. 23 peak of her 2017 set Real Class Act, which was nominated for an ARIA Award and received greatest impartial nation album award on the 2018 AIR Awards.
Over on the ARIA Singles Chart, The Weeknd’s “Blinding Lights” continues its profitable streak with the Canadian R&B singer’s fourth and newest album After Hours anticipated to bow debut excessive this weekend.
After vaulting 18 locations final week, SAINt JHN’s “Roses” (Sony) leaps 12-7, for its first stint within the high 10.
After taking out triple j’s Hottest 100 of the Decade on March 14, Tame Impala’s fashionable basic “The Less I Know The Better” (Modular/Universal) bursts again onto the chart. The monitor hits No. 17 on the ARIA Singles Chart, simply beating its earlier peak of No. 66 again in February 2016. Tame Impala’s latest album The Slow Rush opened at No. 1 on the ARIA Albums Chart final month, and is at No. 15 this week.
And lastly, Tones And I returns to Australian singles chart with “Bad Child” (Bad Batch/Sony), her first new launch in 2020. “Bad Child,” launched as a double A-side together with “Can’t Be Happy All the Time,” begins at No. 18.
The former busker (actual title Toni Watson) dominated the nationwide chart for a record-setting 24 weeks #1 with “Dance Monkey” and scooped 4 trophies on the 2019 ARIA Awards, together with greatest feminine artist.