Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's 'A Star Is Born' Lights up Australia's Charts


Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper bag a second consecutive chart-double in Australia, as “Shallow” (Interscope/Universal) guidelines the nationwide singles survey for a second week and its guardian, A Star Is Born, once more dominates the albums tally.

The critically-lauded remake of A Star Is Born hit Australian theaters final week, and movie-goers have been swotting-up as its soundtrack enters week two on the prime of the ARIA Albums Chart, with three tracks from it perched within the prime 20 on this present singles chart, together with "Shallow" on the prime.

It’s a 1-2 for soundtracks this week as Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody (Virgin/Universal) rises 5-2, a brand new peak, within the week the biopic hit Australian cinemas. Two different albums from the British rock legends' catalog stand up the chart: the 15-times platinum Greatest Hits (25-11) and The Platinum Collection (29-18).

As the Australian leg of Taylor Swift’s Reputation (Big Machine/Universal) stadium tour reaches its midway level, a pair of the pop star’s albums climb the highest 50. Swift’s most up-to-date set, the double-platinum (140,000 mixed models) Reputation, is up 12-Four, for its 14th week inside the highest 10, in keeping with ARIA, whereas its predecessor, 1989, strikes 37-29.

Gang Of Youths, the reigning ARIA album of the yr and band of the yr winners, snag a fifth prime 5 entry on the ARIA Albums Chart as MTV Unplugged (Live In Melbourne) ( MOSY/Sony), recorded in July 2018, debuts at No. 5. The Sydney outfit's final studio set Go Farther In Lightness opened at No. 1 in August 2017. 

There’s a prime 10 debut this week for Andrea Bocelli, whose U.Ok. chart-topping classical set Si (Sugar/Universal) begins at No. 7, the identical peak place of his earlier album launch, Cinema, from 2015. The Italian tenor has by no means loved a No. 1 in Australia, although his 1998 set Romanza got here shut, peaking at No. 2.

Powered by collaborations with Ed Sheeran, Dua Lipa, Josh Groban and Bocelli’s son Matteo, Si gave Bocelli his first No. 1 within the U.S. and the U.Ok., the place it’s the primary classical chart-topper for 20 years.

Also, Swedish pop star Robyn returns to the ARIA Albums Chart along with her comeback set Honey (Pod/Inertia), which begins at No. 20. 

With A Star Is Born as soon as extra accounting for prime spot on the ARIA Singles Chart, the very best new entry belongs to XXXTentacion x Lil Pump’s “Arms Around You” (Warner), new at No. 14. The uptempo observe options vocals recorded by the late XXXTentacion in 2017, plus assists from Swae Lee and Colombian singer Maluma, and was produced by Skrillex, Mally Mall and JonFX. XXXTentacion seems at No. 32 on this week’s chart with “Falling Down.”

Finally, Pink’s huge enviornment tour of Australia wrapped up a little bit over a month in the past, however the American pop star continues to be making an impression as “A Million Dreams” (Warner) begins at No. 26 on the singles chart. The observe is lifted from the forthcoming covers assortment The Greatest Showman – Reimagined, which sees modern artists performing songs from the smash hit soundtrack to The Greatest Showman (Atlantic/Warner). It’s Pink’s first look on the Australian singles checklist this yr. She final final charted with "Revenge," which reached No. 21 in October 2017.