Fleet Foxes challenging Adele for top spot in UK albums chart

'Helplessness Blues' is just behind '21' in the midweeks

Fleet Foxes challenging Adele for top spot in UK albums chart
Fleet Foxes are challenging Adele for the Number One spot in the UK albums chart this week (beginning May 2).

The Seattle folk band's second album 'Helplessness Blues' is currently just behind Adele's '21', according to midweek figures released today. '21' has spent a total of 13 weeks at Number One since its release on January 21.

Radiohead are also having a good week – 'The King Of Limbs' is presently sat at the midweek Number Three, up four places from last week's Number Seven. Beastie Boys' new LP 'Hot Sauce Committee Part Two' is currently set to enter at Number Seven.



In the singles chart LMFAO are on course to be Number One for a fourth week with 'Party Rock Anthem'. Blue's Eurovision entry 'I Can' is presently the only new entry in the Top 10.

Check NME.COM this Sunday from 7pm (BST) for the final chart results.

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