Brandon Flowers on course to knock Katy Perry off the top of UK albums chart

Plus Hurts are vying for a Top Five placing

Brandon Flowers‘ solo album ‘Flamingo’ looks set to top the UK albums chart this Sunday (September 12), according to midweek figures.

The Killers‘ frontman is currently beating last week’s Number One, Katy Perry‘s ‘Teenage Dream’, into second place. Hurts‘ debut album ‘Happiness’ is looking likely to enter the charts at Number Three – watch a video interview with them on the right now.

In the UK singles chart, ‘Start Without You’ by Alexandra Burke Feat Laza is currently topping the charts, holding off competition from Katy Perry, Olly Murs and McFly.

Check NME at 7pm (BST) this Sunday to see who tops both charts.