Royal Blood have scored their second Number 1 album

‘How Did We Get So Dark?’ matches the achievement of their 2014 debut.
Royal Blood have scored their second Number 1 album in the Official UK Albums Chart with ‘How Did We Get So Dark?’.

The band followed up their 2014 self-titled debut with another top spot, finishing almost 22,000 ‘combined sales’ ahead of their nearest rival, Ed Sheeran.

Lorde’s second full-length ‘Melodrama’ enters the chart at 5, while Fleet Foxes debut at 9 with ‘Crack-Up’. Ride break a 21 year absence at 11 with ‘Weather Diaries’.

The top 10 reads:

1. Royal Blood – How Did We Get So Dark

2. Ed Sheeran – Divide

3. Royal Blood – Feed The Machine

4. Rag ’n’ Bone Man – Human

5. Lorde – Melodrama

6. Glen Campbell – Adios

7. London Grammar – Truth Is A Beautiful Thing

8. The Beatles – Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

9. Fleet Foxes – Crack-Up

10 Lindsey Buckingham / Christine McVie – Buckingham / McVie

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