The Weeknd on course for eighth week at Number 1 with Blinding Lights

Scottish band Skerryvore score the most downloads across the weekend with NHS charity song Everyday Heroes.

The Weeknd is in pole position for an eighth week at Number 1 with Blinding Lights.

The Canadian’s first UK chart topper is over 4,000 chart sales ahead on today's Official Chart: First Look based on downloads and streams from across the weekend. Blinding Lights is one of only seven songs to have had three or more separate stints at Number 1.

The Official Chart: First Look airs on BBC Radio 1 each Sunday between 6pm – 7pm and offers a first glance of the Top 20 ahead of Friday’s Official Singles Chart Top 100. The chart is based on preliminary sales and early streaming reports.

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Songs that could reach new peaks this week include Mabel’s Boyfriend (9) and Falling by Harry Styles (15).

The highest climber on today’s sales flash is Tequila by producers/DJs Jax Jones & Martin Solveig, and British singer-songwriter Raye. The party anthem rockets 14 places to Number 18.

Outside of the Top 20, the most downloaded song on the First Look chart is Everyday Heroes by Scottish rock band Skerryvore. Reaching Number 38 based on two days of chart sales, the charity single in aid of the NHS Charities Covid-19 Urgent Appeal features a variety of Scottish acts who recorded their contributions in isolation. Acts who lent their support include Peat & Diesel, Tide Lines and Red Hot Chilli Pipers.

The Official Singles Chart is revealed here on OfficialCharts.com every Friday at 5.45pm. Listen to the Top 40 countdown live on BBC Radio 1's Official Chart show with Scott Mills every Friday from 4pm.

This week's Official Chart: First Look Top 20 (April 12, 2020)

LW CURRENT TITLE ARTIST
1 1 BLINDING LIGHTS THE WEEKND
3 2 ROSES SAINT JHN
2 3 TOOSIE SLIDE DRAKE
4 4 PHYSICAL DUA LIPA
5 5 DON'T START NOW DUA LIPA
6 6 LONELY JOEL CORRY
9 7 SAY SO DOJA CAT
8 8 DEATH BED POWFU FT BEABADOOBEE
10 9 BOYFRIEND MABEL
7 10 BREAK MY HEART DUA LIPA
12 11 INTENTIONS JUSTIN BIEBER FT QUAVO
14 12 DANCE MONKEY TONES & I
11 13 BLUEBERRY FAYGO LIL MOSEY
13 14 ADORE YOU HARRY STYLES
16 15 FALLING HARRY STYLES
19 16 BREAK UP SONG LITTLE MIX
21 17 STUPID LOVE LADY GAGA
32 18 TEQUILA JAX JONES/SOLVEIG/RAYE/EUROPA
15 19 RAIN AITCH/AJ TRACEY/TAY KEITH
18 20 SUPALONELY BENEE FT GUS DAPPERTON

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