Red Hot Chili Peppers top UK album chart with 'I'm With You'

Plus Bombay Bicycle Club score their highest ever Top 10 entry with 'A Different Kind Of Fix'

Red Hot Chili Peppers top UK album chart with 'I'm With You'

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Red Hot Chili Peppers have knocked Will Young off the top of the Official UK Album Chart tonight (September 4) with their new LP 'I'm With You'.

The band shot straight to Number One with their first record since 2006's 'Stadium Arcadium'. The four-piece recently debuted seven tracks from their new album at an intimate Radio 1 show at London's Koko.

Bombay Bicycle Club also had cause to celebrate after scoring their best ever chart placing at Number Six with their new LP 'A Different Kind Of Fix'. Elsewhere Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter IV' went in at Number Eight.

In the singles chart Example's new release 'Stay Awake' went straight in at Number One. Elsewhere Eminem's Bad Meets Evil track 'Lighters' featuring Bruno Mars scored a low placing at 40.

The Top 10 UK albums are:

1. Red Hot Chili Peppers - 'I'm With You'
2. David Guetta - 'Nothing But The Beat'
3. Will Young - 'Echoes'
4. Adele - '21'
5. Joe McElderry - 'Classic'
6. Bombay Bicycle Club - 'A Different Kind Of Fix'
7. Adele - '19'
8. Lil Wayne - 'Tha Carter IV'
9. Dolly Parton - 'Better Day'
10. Amy Winehouse - 'Back To Black'

The Top 10 UK singles are:

1. Example - 'Stay Awake'
2. Maroon 5 feat. Christina Aguilera - 'Moves Like Jagger'
3. Olly Murs feat. Rizzle Kicks - 'Heart Skips A Beat'
4. Ed Sheeran - 'You Don't Need Me, I Don't Need You'
5. Calvin Harris - 'Feel So Close'
6. Christina Perri - 'Jar Of Hearts'
7. Wretch 32 feat. Josh Kumra - 'Don't Go'
8. Will Young - 'Jealousy'
9. Cover Drive - 'Lick Ya Down'
10. Sean Kingston - 'Party All Night (Sleep All Day)'

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