Katy Perry and Olly Murs score UK Number Ones

Perry tops albums chart while Murs has top-selling single

Katy Perry scored her first UK Number One album today (September 5) – while Olly Murs‘ debut single went straight in at Number One in the singles chart.

Perry‘s new effort ‘Teenage Dream’ debuted at the top spot, knocking Eminem‘s ‘Recovery’ from the albums summit. Former X Factor contestant Murs‘ single ‘Please Don’t Let Me Go’ knocked Taio Cruz‘s ‘Dynamite’ off the singles peak.

Perry‘s new single, also named ‘Teenage Dream’, debuted at Number Two behind Murs.

Biffy Clyro enjoyed an album sales spike, with latest effort ‘Only Revolutions’ leaping from Number 27 to Number Three following their appearances at last weekend’s Reading And Leeds Festivals.

This week’s UK Top Ten singles are:

1. Olly Murs – ‘Please Don’t Let Me Go’
2. Katy Perry – ‘Teenage Dream’
3. Taio Cruz – ‘Dynamite’
4. Eminem featuring Rihanna – ‘Love The Way You Lie’
5. Flo Rida – ‘Club Can’t Handle Me’
6. Roll Deep – ‘Green Light’
7. Pepper & Piano – ‘You Took My Heart’
8. Katy B – ‘Katy On A Mission’
9. Yolanda B Cool & DCUP – ‘We No Speak Americano’
10. Travie McCoy – ‘Billionaire’

This week’s UK Top Ten albums are:

1. Katy Perry – ‘Teenage Dream’
2. Eminem – ‘Recovery’
3. Biffy Clyro – ‘Only Revolutions’
4. Mumford And Sons – ‘Sigh No More’
5. Arcade Fire – ‘The Suburbs’
6. The Pretty Reckless – Light Me Up’
7. Disturbed – ‘Asylum’
8. Lady GaGa – ‘The Fame’
9. Eliza Doolittle – ‘Eliza Doolittle’
10. Plan B – ‘The Defamation Of Strickland Banks’