Debuts for Bon Iver, SAFIA, Seeker Lover Keeper and more!
Melbourne band The Teskey Brothers
lands another top three placing with the second album Run Home Slow
, which places at #3. The album also holds #2 on the ARIA Vinyl Albums Chart.
Their debut album Half Mile Harvest
also remains in the chart, placing at #44.
return to Australia this week with a new line-up featuring Neil Finn and Mike Campbell. The huge arena tour has pushed their latest collection, 50 Years – Don’t Stop
, to #7 on the ARIA Album Chart.
#1: Slipknot ‘We Are Not Your Kind’
– Slipknot score their third #1 on the Albums Chart with We Are Not Your Kind
. The masked American metal band’s sixth album is their first since .5: The Gray Chapter
(#1 Oct. ’14) five years ago. They also previously topped the ARIA Albums Chart with All Hope Is Gone (#1 Sept. ’08).
#8: Bon Iver ‘i,i’
– American indie folk act Bon Iver scores a third Top Ten album with ‘i,i’. Their fourth album, i,i
, was released digitally three weeks ahead of the planned release on 30 August. Bon Iver have also charted with their debut Emma, Forever Ago
(#32 Feb.’09), their self-titled second album (#2 Jun. ’11) and 22, A Million
(#22 Oct. ’16).
#13: SAFIA ‘Story's Start Or End’
– Canberra trio SAFIA take out their second Top Twenty entry as they release Story's Start Or End
. The group’s second album is the follow-up to Internal
(#2 Sept. ’16). They’re about to start their Australian tour in support of the album.
#14: Seeker Lover Keeper ‘Wild Seeds’
– Australian supergroup Seeker Lover Keeper return with their first album in eight years, Wild Seeds
. It’s the second album for the trio comprising Sarah Blasko, Sally Seltmann and Holly Throsby, after their self-titled debut (#3 Jun. ’11). Seeker Lover Keeper will be on tour around Australian during September and October.
#24: Trippie Redd ‘!’
– American rapper Trippie Redd notches up his third chart entry with second album, !
. Featuring contributions by Playboi Carti, The Game, Diplo and more, the album comes just a year on from Trippie Redd’s debut, Life’s A Trip
(#14 Aug. ’18). In between albums, he charted with the mixtape, A Love Letter To You 3
(#36 Nov. ’18).
#25: Bazzi ‘Soul Searching
’ – A week on from hitting the Singles Chart with ‘I.F.L.Y.’, Bazzi debuts on the Albums Chart with Soul Searching
. It’s the American singer-songwriter’s first mixtape and comes just over a year on from his debut album, Cosmic
(#41 Apr. ’18). The release features contributions from 21 Savage and 6lack.
#26: Route 33 ‘Coro Drive’
– Brisbane Country duo Route 33 release their new album Coro Drive
. The album features Hands Of Time, which features Sarah McLeod of The Superjesus.
#37: Soundtrack ‘Palm Beach’
– The soundtrack to new Australian film Palm Beach
make its Top 50 debut. The release includes a number of tracks by Melbourne band The Teskey Brothers, as well as works by The Easybeats, James Reyne, Dami Im, Dynamic Hepnotics, Donovan and Etta James, among others.