News 12 November 2016

Bon Jovi snare tenth #1

Debuts for Birds Of Tokyo, Alicia Keys, Client Liaison and more!

Bon Jovi snare tenth #1

Debuts for Birds Of Tokyo, Alicia Keys, Client Liaison and more!

There’s a new #1 at the top of this week’s ARIA Albums Chart with Bon Jovi taking out their tenth #1 with This House Is Not For Sale (see below).

Michael Buble’s Christmas has returned to the top ten for a 33rd week, moving up 35 spots to #8.

With his Australian tour set to kick off shortly, Keith Urban’s Ripcord is back up five spots to #10.

Currently on tour, Disturbed are up 22 spots to #12 with Immortalized.

The week’s highest re-entry comes from Human Nature and their album Gimme Some Lovin': Jukebox Vol. II back in the 50 at #22.


#1: Bon Jovi ‘This House Is Not For Sale’ – With their thirteenth studio album, American band Bon Jovi top the ARIA Albums Chart for the tenth time. This House Is Not For Sale is the follow-up to What About Now (#1 Mar. ’13). In between studio albums, the band released the compilation Burning Bridges (#3 Aug. ’15).

#3: Birds Of Tokyo ‘Brace’ – Bird Of Tokyo return with Brace. It’s the band’s fifth album and first since March Fires (#1 Mar. ’13). The Perth band charted a year ago with the compilation Playlist (#4 Nov. ’15).

#4: Robbie Williams ‘The Heavy Entertainment Show’ – The thirteenth solo studio album from Robbie Williams gives the Brit his twelfth top ten on the ARIA Albums Chart. The Heavy Entertainment Show comes three years on from Swings Both Ways (#2 Mar. ’14). The album includes songs co-written with Ed Sheeran, Jewel, Rufus Wainwright and more.

#7: Pez ‘Don’t Look Down’ – Melbourne hip hop artist Pez makes his top 50 debut on the ARIA Albums Chart with Don’t Look Down. It’s Pez’s second album, following on from his 2008 debut A Mind Of My Own. The new album includes collaborations with Paul Dempsey, Paul Kelly and 360.

#14: Alicia Keys ‘Here’ – Singer-songwriter Alicia Keys returns with Here. Coming four years on from Girl On Fire (#12 Dec. ’12), Here sees Keys return following the birth of her son Genesis.

#15: Client Liaison ‘Diplomatic Immunity’ – The debut album from Melbourne-based act Client Liaison. Diplomatic Immunity includes a collaboration with 2015 ARIA Hall OF Fame inductee Tina Arena on the track ‘A Foreign Affair’. Client Liaison released their self-titled debut EP in September 2014.

#36: Harrison Craig ‘Kings Of Vegas’ – 2013 winner of The Voice, Harrison Craig, releases his third album, Kings Of Vegas. For his third album, the Melbourne singer pays tribute to the likes of Nat King Cole, Sinatra's Rat Pack, Elvis Presley, Tom Jones, Mel Torme, Frankie Valli and more. Criag last charted with L.O.V.E. (#5 Apr. ’14).