News 3 March 2021

Alice Cooper, Architects and Sheppard aiming for strong debuts on this week's ARIA Charts

Nick Cave & Warren Ellis and King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard also set to feature.

Alice Cooper, Architects and Sheppard aiming for strong debuts on this week's ARIA Charts

It was a week of new #1s on the ARIA Charts last week with Melbourne singer-songwriter Tash Sultana debuting at #1 on the Albums Chart with second album Terra Firma. Meanwhile, British band Glass Animals climbed to the top of the Singles Chart with 'Heat Waves'.

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Legendary shock rocker Alice Cooper could score his second Top Ten studio album in a row as he releases 21st solo album Detroit Stories.

British metalcore band Architects will be aiming to score their third straight Top Ten with the release of their ninth album, For Those That Wish To Exist.

Three years after topping the chart with Watching The Sky (#1 Jun. ’18), Brisbane’s Sheppard return with third album, Kaleidoscope Eyes.

Bad Seeds Nick Cave & Warren Ellis release their first non-soundtrack collaboration, Carnage.

Melbourne six-piece King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard release their seventeenth studio album, L.W., the follow-up to K.G. (#9 Dec. ’20).

Releasing her debut album, Life Support, American artist Madison Beer could make her ARIA Charts debut.

Race Car Blues by Melbourne band Slowly Slowly could return to the Top 50 following the release of an extended edition.


Singer-songwriter and Tik Tok star Peach PRC could make her ARIA Singles Chart debut with her debut single ‘Josh’.

American R&B artist Giveon will be aiming to hit the Top 50 for the first time with ‘Heartbreak Anniversary’.

English DJ/producer Riton and Scottish house artist Nightcrawlers could make their chart debvut with the UK Top Ten hit ‘Friday’.

This week’s chart could include moves by P!nk + Willow Sage Hart’s ‘Cover Me In Sunshine’, Masked Wolf’s ‘Astronaut In The Ocean’, Ava Max’s ‘My Head & My Heart’ and ATB’s ‘Your Love (9PM)’.

Find out where your favourite artists placed when this week’s ARIA Charts are revealed at 5pm on Saturday.