ARIA Chart: Grammys/triple j lift artists, Pet Shop Boys top 10

• Singles: The Weeknd holds at #1, Flume/Vera Blue top 10

Singles

The Weeknd has held at #1 for a second week with Blinding Lights. Holding on at top spot has kept Dance Monkey from returning to #1 as Tones and I spends another week at #2.

The only song that is new to the top 10 this week is Rushing Back from Flume featuring Vera Blue which ranked #2 on the triple j Hottest 100. After 18 weeks on the chart it has hit a new peak at #8, lifting from #24 last week.

The chart’s biggest mover this week though were tracks from the Billy Eilish album When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? Her former #1 Bad Guy has rocketed back into the top 10 at #3 from #21 after 44 weeks in the chart. The song also topped the triple j Hottest 100 last week. Also feeling the love from the Eilish fans after her Grammy wins was Everything I Wanted with the tune that originally peaked at #2 climbed from #20 to #11 after 11 weeks on the chart.

The only new top 50 entry is from Mallrat with Charlie in at #50 for the Brisbane musician, singer and rapper. The release came in at #3 on the Hottest 100.

Albums

Billie Eilish has returned to #1 as fans rediscover her album When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? after her Grammy victories a week ago and her #1 ranking on triple j’s Hottest 100. The album has been in the ARIA chart for 44 weeks and didn’t have to climb far this week, moving to #1 from #5.

Don’t Smile At Me, the 2017 EP from Eilish, has re-entered the top 20 at #25 after a previous peak at #6. The EP has been on the charts for a total of 72 weeks so far.

The only new top 10 entry, and the only new top 50 debut this week, belongs to Neil Tennant and Chris LoweHotspot from Pet Shop Boys spends its first week on the charts at #8.

Albums this week that got a Hottest 100 bump included About Us from G Flip (ARIA chart #39 to #23) which was in the Hottest 100 top 10, as was Better in Blak from Thelma Plum (ARIA chart #74 to #31).

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