Imagine Dragons top Official UK Album Chart with ‘Smoke & Mirrors’

Band's second album goes straight to the top of the charts

Imagine Dragons have entered the Official Album Chart at Number One with their new album ‘Smoke & Mirrors’.

The Las Vegas band’s second album was released last week (February 16) and knocked Sam Smith’s ‘In The Lonely Hour’ off the top spot.

Other new entries in this week’s chart include Texas at Number Five with their hits album ‘Texas 25’ while Thunder are new at Number Nine with their album ‘Wonder Days’.

Other new entries in this week’s Official Album Chart include Charli XCX (15), Ne-Yo (16), Idlewild (20), Room 94 (27), Terraplane (30), Little Comets (31) and Ibeyi (36). Carl Barat and The Jackals just missed the top 40 with their album ‘Let It Reign’ debuting at Number 47.

Meanwhile, in the Official UK Single Chart, Ellie Goulding remains at Number One with her single ‘Love Me Like You Do’. The song is taken from the soundtrack to the new Fifty Shades Of Grey film.