Amy Winehouse’s ‘Lioness: Hidden Treasures’ is on course to be this week’s Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart according to today’s Official Chart Update.
The Official Charts Company can confirm that the London singer’s posthumous release has sold nearly 96,000 copies so far this week, based on this morning’s Official Charts sales flash. (Please note that these official figures refer to actual copies sold to date). The album features previously unreleased tracks and demo recordings compiled by her long-term producers Mark Ronson and Salaam Remi, and the late singer’s family. A portion of the proceeds from the release will go to the Amy Winehouse Foundation. You can embed a clip on your site of Mark Ronson and Salaam Remi talking about compiling the record below.
Canadian crooner Michael Buble spends his seventh consecutive week in the Top 10 with his ‘Christmas’ album, and is this week’s Official Albums Chart Update’s Number 2.
Liverpudlian songstress and X Factor 2010 runner up Rebecca Ferguson, enters today’s Official Chart Update at Number 3 with debut album 'Heaven'. Watch Rebecca talking about her favourite tracks from the album and how her life has changed since X Factor here.
Today's Official Albums Chart Update Top 10 is as follows:
Official Albums Chart Update Top 10
01 LIONESS - HIDDEN TREASURES - AMY WINEHOUSE
02 CHRISTMAS - MICHAEL BUBLE
03 HEAVEN - REBECCA FERGUSON
04 IN CASE YOU DIDN'T KNOW - OLLY MURS
05 TALK THAT TALK - RIHANNA
06 21 - ADELE
07 + - ED SHEERAN
08 UP ALL NIGHT - ONE DIRECTION
09 MYLO XYLOTO - COLDPLAY
10 DOO-WOPS & HOOLIGANS - BRUNO MARS