John Lennon wasn’t only a outstanding determine in the world of rock and roll. The next week, the momentum continued; 27 Jackson titles charted within the Prime seventy five (21 solo, one along with his sister Janet and five by the Jacksons) with ” Man within the Mirror ” charting the best, at quantity 2. The second chart invasion of the download period ensuing from the dying of a significant artist was observed in late July 2011 following the death of Amy Winehouse , with seven former singles charting and one other music appearing for the first time.
Two of those (by Mariah Carey and The Pogues ), reached the High 5. Eleven Christmas hits returned to the Prime seventy five for Christmas 2008, nine in 2009, eight in 2010 and twelve in 2011, with the Mariah Carey and Pogues songs faring best each year.
Previous Dominion also made a powerful showing, as did first time nominee Combs, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill , Kenny Chesney, Pink (recognized within the Musical Event race for Setting the World on Hearth”) and Willie Nelson, whose Funny How Time Slips Away” with Glen Campbell.
7 The exact number of chart-toppers is debatable as a result of profusion of competing charts from the Nineteen Fifties to the Nineteen Eighties, but the normal listing used is that endorsed by the Guinness E-book of British Hit Singles and subsequently adopted by the Official Charts Company.
In the meantime, Spotify has confirmed that Sheeran’s album was streamed 374,721,898 times on the service worldwide throughout its first week, with 73,906,189 of those streams coming in the UK. The figures mean that Sheeran has broken several records, including the largest first week streams of an album worldwide.