Heralded as two pioneers at the forefront Brit Pop’s re- emergence in the United States, Adele and Amy Winehouse have always seemed to come hand in hand in Pop debate and if this weeks Official UK Album Chart is anything to go by, that will not be changing at anytime soon.
Find out where both women charted this week below…
At #1 with ‘Back To Black’ is Winehouse after 166 weeks on the chart and less than one month after the performer’s untimely passing.
One spot below her is Adele with ‘21‘ which continues to shift impressive units in all markets despite debuting domestically more than 7 months ago.
In at #3 is Jay Z and Kanye West‘s ‘Watch The Throne‘ which debuts one place above Winehouse’s debut album ‘Frank’ which like its follow up is also experiencing a sales boost.
‘19‘ by Adele is #5 and close behind it at #6 is none other than Beyonce with her latest effort ‘4‘.
Elsewhere on the chart, Lady GaGa‘s ‘Born This Way‘ and Jessie J‘s ‘Who You Are‘ sit respectively at #9 and #10 whilst Rihanna‘s ‘Loud’ holds court at this weeks #14 position, one place below Chris Brown’s ‘FAME’.
Katy Perry’s ‘Teenage Dream’ slips down 4 places from #13 last week to #17 this week, three places above ‘Pink Friday’ , the debut outing by Rapper Nicki Minaj.