April 3, 2011 19:15

Adele breaks Madonna's chart record with '21'

Meanwhile Jennifer Lopez reaches singles top spot with 'On The Floor'

Adele breaks Madonna's chart record with '21'

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Adele has made a new chart record today (April 3), becoming the female solo artist with the most consecutive weeks spent at the top of the UK albums chart.

Her second album '21' is Number One for the tenth week in a row.

The previous female solo artist Number One record was held by Madonna for her 1990 compilation, 'The Immaculate Collection'.

Meanwhile, Jennifer Lopez has gone straight to Number One in the singles chart with 'On The Floor'.

The track, a collaboration with rapper Pitbull, is the singer's third UK Number One, following 2001's 'Love Don't Cost A Thing' and 2005's 'Get Right'.

Last week's chart-topper, Adele's 'Someone Like You', moved down to Number Two, while Katy B scored a new entry at Number 8 with 'Broken Record'.

Elsewhere, Radiohead's 'The King Of Limbs' went in at Number Seven after the album was released physically last Monday (March 28). It was first released online in February.

Britney Spears' new album 'Femme Fatale' went in at Number 8, while Panic! At The Disco were a new entry at Number 29 with 'Vices & Virtues'.

The Top 10 UK singles are:

1. Jennifer Lopez feat. Pitbull - 'On The Floor'
2. Adele - 'Someone Like You'
3. LMFAO feat. Lauren Bennett & Goonrock - 'Party Rock Anthem'
4. Black Eyed Peas - 'Just Can't Get Enough'
5. Nicole Scherzinger - 'Don't Hold Your Breath'
6. Wiz Khalifa - 'Black And Yellow'
7. Jessie J - 'Price Tag'
8. Katy B - 'Broken Record'
9. Rihanna - 'S&M (Come On)'
10. Dr Dre feat. Eminem & Skylar Grey - 'I Need A Doctor'


The Top 10 UK albums are:

1. Adele - '21'
2. Adele - '19'
3. Ronan Keating & Burt Bacharach - 'When Ronan Met Burt'
4. The Overtones - 'Good Ol' Fashioned Love'
5. Rihanna - 'Loud'
6. Mary Bryne - 'Mine & Yours'
7. Radiohead - 'The King Of Limbs'
8. Britney Spears - 'Femme Fatale'
9. Jessie J - 'Who You Are'
10. Eva Cassidy - 'Simply Eva'


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