Imagine if the music chart was compiled the way it is done with movies titles … by box-office takings.
Local indigenous artist Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu achieves something after his passing in July of 2017 which he didn't do while he was still alive, and that is score a No.1 album locally, as his fourth studio album and first posthumous release "Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow)" debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart.April 21, 2018
Barbra Streisand sees her 35th studio album "Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway" grab the top spot on the ARIA Albums Chart this week, becoming her second this century to reach the top and third overall.September 5, 2016
A Day To Remember is set for a number one reign on the Australian album chart with their “reunion” album ‘Bad Vibrations’.September 3, 2016
The fifth studio album for Gympie metalcore act The Amity Affliction becomes the band's third consecutive No.1 album, as this week "This Could Be Heartbreak" enters at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart.August 22, 2016
Prince has dominated music sales in Australia this week much like the impact David Bowie’s death had on fans back in January.April 30, 2016
US alt-metal act Deftones see their eighth studio album “Gore” become their first No.1 album in Australia, plus the set also debuted at the top in New Zealand, becoming the bands first number ones for an album anywhere in the world.April 16, 2016
After the screening last Sunday night of the first of two parts for the TV mini-series “Molly”, the 3CD soundtrack set for the show leaps up eight places to land at No.1 on the ARIA Albums Chart this week.February 13, 2016