Olivia Rodrigo denies KSI a second Number 1 on the Official Irish Albums Chart

Pop Smoke and John Mayer pick up new entries, while Doja Cat reaches a new peak.

Olivia Rodrigo has denied KSI his second Number 1 on the Official Irish Albums Chart.

2021’s biggest breakthrough star claimed the most physical sales and album streams this week to return to Number 1 for an eighth total week with SOUR.

British rapper KSI, whose debut solo album Dissimulation reached Number 1 in Ireland in 2019, settles for the runner-up slot this week with his second album All Over The Place, which was the most downloaded album of the past seven days.

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In its fourth week on chart, Doja Cat’s third studio album Planet Her orbits a new peak position of Number 3, while US rapper Pop Smoke’s second posthumous album Faith opens at Number 6; his debut Shoot For The Stars, Aim For The Moon spent six weeks at Number 1 in 2020.

American guitarist John Mayer scoops his fourth Top 50 entry with Sob Rock (14), Foo Fighters’ Record Store Day release Hail Satin which sees them cover Bee Gees classics under the moniker Dee Gees makes a Top 50 debut (27), while after being reissued on vinyl for the same event, The Cranberries’ greatest hits Stars makes a chart return (37).

See the full Official Irish Albums Chart Top 50

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