Taylor Swift regains Number 1 on the Official Irish Albums Chart with Folklore

Glass Animals, BTS and Amine claim new entries in this week's Top 50.

Taylor Swift has reclaimed her throne to become Number 1 once more on the Official Irish Albums Chart.

Taylor’s eighth studio album Folklore returns to the top spot and was Ireland’s most purchased and streamed album of the last seven days. Her chart challengers from last week The Coronas and Fontaines D.C. fall to Numbers 10 and 5 respectively with last week’s Number 1 True Love Waits and runner-up A Hero’s Death.

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Psychedelic pop band Glass Animals claim this week’s highest new entry with Dreamland, which becomes their first Irish Top 10 album at Number 8. This also makes them just the second British band to claim a Top 10 album with a new release so far in 2020, alongside The 1975.

Korean boyband BTS are new at Number 19 with Map of the Soul: 7 – The Journey, their first ever Japanese language album to chart in Ireland, and finally, US rapper Amine lands at Number 45 with his second studio album Limbo.

See the full Official Irish Albums Chart Top 50

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