The Snuts lead other Top 5 new entries from Dry Cleaning, The Fratellis, Godspeed You Black Emperor and The Vaccines.
The Snuts have entered at number one on the latest UK Record Store Chart with their debut LP W.L..
Further back, Lana Del Rey has a third week inside the Top 20 courtesy of Chemtrails Over The Country Club, whilst Working Men’s Club and Tom Grennan are back there, the latter with Evering Road.
It’s now nine years since The Official Charts Company launched this chart as vinyl sales surged during the last decade, a trend which continued in 2020 as the format grew for the 13th consecutive year. It is compiled from the best selling albums at 100 of Britain’s leading independent music shops.
UK Record Store Chart, Top 20:
1/ (new) The Snuts – W.l.
2/ (new) Dry Cleaning – New Long Leg
3/ (new) The Fratellis – Half Drunk Under A Full Moon
4/ (new) Godspeed You Black Emperor – G D’s Pee At State’s End
5/ (new) The Vaccines – What Did You Expect From The Vaccines?
6/ (new) Du Blonde – Homecoming
7/ (new) Daft Punk – Alive 2007
8/ Jane Weaver – Flock
9/ Floating Points/Sanders/lso – Promises
10/ (new) Sturgill Simpson – Cuttin’ Grass – Vol 2 – The Cowboy Arms
11/ (new) MF Doom & Bishop Nehru – Nehruviandoom (Redux)
12/ Ben Howard – Collections From The Whiteout
13/ (new) Tune Yards – Sketchy
14/ Lana Del Rey – Chemtrails Over The Country Club
15/ (new) Flock Of Dimes – Head Of Roses
16/ Tom Grennan – Evering Road
17/ Joe Strummer – Assembly
18/ Working Men’s Club – Working Men’s Club
19/ (new) Warren Zevon – Stand In The Fire
20/ First Aid Kit – Who By Fire