Ed Sheeran and Gary Barlow

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Take That is album was the very best new entry – but it surely could not beat Sheeran

Ed Sheeran has denied Take That their eighth UK primary album, as he holds on to the highest spot for a fourth week with Divide.

Wonderland – the second album since Take That grew to become a trio – needed to accept second place and the very best new entry, with 113,000 gross sales.

James Blunt has scored his fifth prime 10 album, as The Afterlove debuts at six.

Sheeran’s Form of You is not dropping its kind within the singles chart, staying at primary for the 12th straight week.

He’s additionally at quantity two with Galway Woman and quantity 5 with Fortress on the Hill – each from Divide, the Official Charts Firm mentioned.

1) Ed Sheeran Divide
2) Take That Wonderland
three) Drake Extra Life
four) Rag ‘N’ Bone Man Human
5) 100 Vera Lynn

Supply: Official Charts Firm

It is the primary time Take Which have failed to achieve primary with an album in its first week since earlier than they reformed with out Robbie Williams.

However they’ll take some solace from the truth that their 2005 retrospective of ’90s hits, By no means Overlook: The Final Assortment, has gone as much as 25 within the album chart.

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Take That now carry out as a three-piece

There appears to be no stopping Divide’s success, and Form of You has now crushed milestones set by Rihanna and Whitney Houston.

When it claimed the primary single spot final week, the tune overtook Rihanna’s 2007 chart-topper Umbrella and Houston’s 1992 model of I Will At all times Love You, which each topped the charts for 10 consecutive weeks.

1) Ed Sheeran Form of You
2) Ed Sheeran Galway Woman
three) Drake Passionfruit
four) Clear Bandit ft Zara Larsson Symphony
5) Ed Sheeran Fortress on the Hill

Supply: Official Charts Firm

Drake is at quantity three within the singles chart with Passionfruit, whereas Clear Bandit’s tune with Zara Larsson, Symphony, is in fourth place.

Within the album chart, Drake’s Extra Life slips from two to a few; Rag ‘N’ Bone Man stays at 4 together with his debut album Human; and Dame Vera Lynn’s 100 falls two locations to 5.

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