Jack White set to top the UK Album Chart with ‘Blunderbuss’

Calvin Harris is also heading for the top of the charts

Jack White looks set to score a Number One album with his debut solo offering ‘Blunderbuss’ this Sunday (April 29).

The singer, who made his live debut as a solo artist in the UK on Monday (April 23), is well on course to knock Adele off the top of the album chart, according to the Official Charts Company.

Rufus Wainwright is set to take the Number Two spot with his new album ‘Out Of The Game’, with Adele at Number Three, Lana Del Rey at Number Four and Feeder set to debut at Number Five with their new LP ‘Generation Freakshow’.


The rest of the Top 10 is largely unchanged with Nicki Minaj, Jessie J, Olly Murs, Emeli Sande and Jason Mraz set to occupy places six to ten.

Santigold is currently on to place at Number 18 with her new record ‘Master Of My Make-Believe’, with Julian Ovenden also set to chart at Number 36 with her new record ‘If You Stay’.

In the Official Singles Chart, Calvin Harris’ collaboration wih Ne-Yo ‘Let’s Go’ is set to knock Carly Rae Jepsen’s ‘Call Me Maybe’ down to Number Two. Fun are set to hold to firm at Number Three with ‘We Are Young’, with Conor Maynard at Number Four and Jessie J’s ‘Laserlight’ at Number Five. Gotye, B.o.B, Nicki Minaj, Alex Clare and John Legend are set to make up the rest of the Top 10.

Check back to NME.COM on Sunday at 7pm (GMT) for the latest chart news.

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