News 22 September 2021

Lil Nas X, Vika & Linda, Spiritbox headed for high debuts on this week's ARIA Charts

Taylor Swift could chart with the first taste of her new version of 1989.

Lil Nas X, Vika & Linda, Spiritbox headed for high debuts on this week's ARIA Charts

On last week’s ARIA Charts, The Kid Laroi hit second on the list of most weeks at #1 by an Australian artist single as his Justin Bieber collab ‘Stay’ notched up its tenth week in the top spot. On the Albums Chart, it was week two at #1 for Drake’s Certified Lover Boy.

Who could hit the ARIA Charts this week?


American star Lil Nas X could take out a new Albums Chart peak as he releases his debut album, MONTERO.

Melbourne duo Vika & Linda could score their third Top Three debut in two years as they release The Wait, their first album of originals since 2002.

Releasing debut album Eternal Blue, Canadian metal band Spiritbox could make their first appearance in the ARIA Top 50.

Hammond organ and whammy clavinet maestro Lachy Doley could chart with his live album Studios 301 Sessions.

K-pop group NCT 127 will be aiming for their first ARIA Top 50 entry as they release Sticker, their third album.

The vault of the legendary Bob Dylan gets cracked open again for the collection Springtime In New York: The Bootleg Series Vol. 16 (1980-1985).

As they release their sixth album, Rhinestones, Melbourne duo HTRK could make their ARIA Top 50 debut. 

Returning with Torn Arteries, their first album in eight years, British melodic death metal band Carcass could make their first ever Top 50 appearance.


As well as a high debut on the Albums Chart with MONTERO, Lil Nas X could pick up a third Singles Chart entry from it with ‘Thats What I Want’.

Continuing the release of re-recordings of her catalogue, Taylor Swift could chart with her update of the 1989 track ‘Wildest Dreams (Taylor's Version)’.

Nigerian singer/songwriter CKay could be set to make his Top 50 debut with ‘Love Nwantiti (Ah Ah Ah)’.

Currently a Top Ten hit in the UK, ‘Obsessed With You’ by British rapper Central Cee could hit this week’s Top 50.

After debuting at #27 last week, The Anxiety’s ‘Meet Me At Our Spot’ will be looking to climb up the chart this week.

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