The Prodigy’s ‘Invaders Must Die’ tops album chart

Essex ravers' latest shifts 100,000 copies in a week

The Prodigy‘s new album has topped the UK album charts tonight (March 1).

According to the Official Charts Company, ‘Invaders Must Die’ sold nearly 100,000 copies since its release last Monday.

This makes it one of the fastest-selling releases this year so far.

All of The Prodigy‘s albums since 1994’s ‘Music For The Jilted Generation’ have reached the top spot.

Kings Of Leon‘s ‘Only By The Night’ and Lily Allen‘s ‘It’s Not Me, Not You’ are pushed down to Two and Three, respectively.

The singles chart is headed up by three female artists, Kelly Clarkson, at Number One with ‘My Life Would Suck Without You’, Taylor Swift, at Number Two with ‘Love Story’, and Lady GaGa, at Three with ‘Poker Face’.

The Prodigy‘s ‘Omen’ is at Number 11.

The singles Top Ten is:

1. Kelly Clarkson – ‘My Life Would Suck Without You’

2. Taylor Swift – ‘Love Story’

3. Lady Gaga – ‘Poker Face’

4. TI Feat. Justin Timberlake – ‘Dead And Gone’

5. Lily Allen – ‘The Fear’

6. Lady GaGa – ‘Just Dance’

7. Kings Of Leon – ‘Use Somebody’

8. Shontelle – ‘T-Shirt’

9. Pussycat Dolls/Missy Elliott – ‘Whatcha Think About That’

10. Alesha Dixon – ‘Breathe Slow’

The albums Top Ten is:

1. The Prodigy – ‘Invaders Must Die’

2. Kings Of Leon – ‘Only By The Night’

3. Lily Allen – ‘It’s Not Me, It’s You’

4. Duffy – ‘Rockferry’

5. Lady GaGa – ‘The Fame’

6. Elbow – ‘The Seldom Seen Kid’

7. The Ting Tings – ‘We Started Nothing’

8. Take That – ‘The Circus’

9. Fleet Foxes – ‘Fleet Foxes’

10. The Killers – ‘Day & Age’