Independent Chart Wrap: Sia occupies 25% of Top 20
Flume takes out the #1 spot again this week with Never Be Like You featuring Kai remaining at the top for another week. The Rubens’Hoops also hold onto their #2 spot while Flume adds another Top 3 single to his list with Smoke & Retribution featuring Vance Staples and Kucka debuting at #3.
Sia’s Cheap Thrills remains at #4 for another week while her other track Alive jumps two spots to #6 from #8.
Marcus Marr and Chet Faker’s Work EP leaps to the #11 spot up from last week’s #20.
Sia’s Bird Set Free re-enters the AIR Single Charts this week at #16 making it her sixth single in the Top 20. Also re-entering the charts is Boo Seeka’s Fool coming in at #20.
Vance Joy kicks Marcus Marr and Chet Faker off their throne this week with Fire And The Flood taking out the #1 spot after 17 weeks of being in the charts.
The Rubens take out the #3 and #4 spots this week with Hold Me Back and Hoops swapping positions with each other from last week.
Yeo’s Icarus confidently re-enters the charts at #5 while Wild Honey’s Eye To Eye makes big moves from #14 to #6.
World Champion’s Avocado Galaxy also making big moves, jumping to #8 from #12.
Jenny Broke The Window is welcomed back to the charts this week as their track Skinny Dip re-enters at #9 as does Luca Brasi’s Aeroplane at #10.
Bootleg Rascal’s Asleep In The Machine also re-enters the Top 20 coming in at #14 while Alpine sits above them at #15 as Crunches debuts in the AIR Radio charts.
We have some fresh faces at the top of the AIR Albums charts this week as Sia’s This Is Acting debuts at #1 while Polaris’ The Guilt and The Grief debuts at #2, respectively.
Without a record label behind them, and without any physical sales registered by ARIA, Sydney’s Polaris alsohad their EP The Guilt and the Griefdebut at #34 on the ARIA chart on Saturday.
Fortay’s Can’t Sell Drugs 4 Eva debuts in the Top 10 at #8 this week while Sticky Fingers re-enter the Top 10 at #9 with their debut album Caress Your Soul.
Once again Sia has flooded the Independent charts this week as three more of her albums re-enter the album charts: at #11 Sia’s Best Of….., at #17 Sia’s Some People Have Real Problems, and We Are Born at #20.
Joining her is Courtney Barnett with The Double EP: A Sea Of Split Peas coming in at #19 and The Smith Street Band with Throw Me In The River re-entering at #18.
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