October 2, 2011 18:48

Nirvana's 'Nevermind' enters the Top Five in the UK album chart

Plus there are high entries for Pink Floyd and Blink 182

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Nirvana's reissued and repackaged version of 'Nevermind' has entered the UK album chart at Number Five.

The grunge legends were held off by James Morrison who shot straight to the summit of the charts with 'The Awakening' and Kasabian who were at Number Two with 'Velociraptor!'

Blink-182 went in at Number Six with their comeback album 'Neighborhoods' while Pink Floyd's re-issued and repackaged version of 'The Dark Side Of The Moon' went in at 11.

Elsewhere Nicola Roberts's debut 'Cinderella's Eyes' charted at 17, Mastodon's 'The Hunter' was two places further down and Wilco's 'The Whole Love' went in at 30.

In the singles race, Spanish DJ Sak Noel went straight to Number One with 'Loca People', while the Goo Goo Dolls' 'Iris' is at Number Three, after being performed by an X Factor contestant.

The Top 10 UK albums are:

1. James Morrison - 'The Awakening'
2. Kasabian - 'Velociraptor!'
3. Ed Sheeran - '+'
4. Adele - '21'
5. Nirvana - 'Nevermind'
6. Blink 182 - 'Neighborhoods'
7. David Guetta - 'Nothing But The Beat'
8. Example - 'Playing In The Shadows'
9. Joe McElderry - 'Classic'
10. Bruno Mars - 'Doo Wops & Hooligans'

The Top 10 UK singles are:

1. Sak Noel - 'Loca People'
2. Maroon 5 feat. Christina Aguilera - 'Moves Like Jagger'
3. Goo Goo Dolls - 'Iris'
4. Dappy - 'No Regrets'
5. One Direction - 'What Makes You Beautiful'
6. James Morrison - 'I Won't Let You Go'
7. Jason Derulo - 'It Girl'
8. Olly Murs feat. Rizzle Kicks - 'Heart Skips A Beat'
9. Pixie Lott - 'All About Tonight'
10. Bad Meets Evil feat. Bruno Mars - 'Lighters'

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