Sheeran scores sixth week at #1
Fifty Shades Darker soundtrack hits #1
ARIA DJ Of The Week: Mishtee
Justin Bieber holds the first #1 for 2016
This Week In... 1992
ARIA announces 2015 End Of Year Charts
Justin Bieber hits three weeks at #1 with 'Love Yourself'
This week's new releases - 08/01/2016
Five weeks at #1 for Justin Bieber
This week in... 1991
Chartifacts: Wednesday 13th January 2016
This week's new releases - 15/01/2016
Chartifacts: Wednesday 20th January 2016
This week's new releases - 22/01/2016
Justin Bieber holds onto #1 with 'Love Yourself'
David Bowie catalogue dominates the ARIA charts
Chartifacts: Wednesday 27th January 2016
This Week In... 1989
This weeks new releases - 29/01/2016
Rufus hit #1 with new album 'Bloom'
Chartifacts: Wednesday 3rd February 2016
This week's new releases - 05/02/2016
Ex-One Direction star Zayn makes #1 debut with 'Pillowtalk'
This Week In... 1996
Chartifacts: Wednesday 10th February 2016
Flume hits #1 with 'Never Be Like You
This week's new releases - 19/02/2016
Danish band Lukas Graham pick up their first #1 with 7 Years.
Molly soundtrack holds #1 for a second week
This Week In… 1986
Can Molly and Lukas Graham hold their #1s this week?
Tame Impala wins Best International Brit
This week's new releases - 26/02/2016
Lukas Graham notch up second week at #1
Hilltop Hoods pick up fifth ARIA #1
This Week In... 2004
Who'll challenge Hilltop Hoods and Lukas Graham for the #1s this week?
This weeks new releases - 04/03/2016
Lukas Graham make it a hat-trick with '7 Years'
Brit rockers The 1975 pick up first ARIA #1
This Week In… 1996
Will Lukas Graham and The 1975 hold their #1s?
This weeks new releases - 11/03/2016
Week four at #1 for Lukas Graham’s 7 Years
The Cat Empire nab second ARIA #1
This Week In... 2000
Can The Cat Empire and Lukas Graham hold on to their #1s?
This weeks new releases - 18/03/2016
Lukas Graham makes it five weeks at #1 with 7 Years
Matt Corby scores first #1 with Telluric
Who'll top this week's ARIA Charts?
This weeks new releases - 25/03/2016
Six weeks at #1 for Lukas Graham’s 7 Years
Waco gives Violent Soho first ARIA #1
This Week In... 1985
This weeks new releases - 01/04/2016
Seven weeks for 7 Years
Zayn’s Mind Of Mine Debuts At #1
This Week In... 2003
Courtney Barnett and Tame Impala take out top APRA gongs
Can Lukas Graham and Zayn keep their #1s?
This weeks new releases - 08/04/2016
Lukas Graham's 7 Years Hits Record-Breaking Eight Weeks At #1
Lukas Graham Nabs First #1 Album
ARIA Releases 2015 Wholesale Figures
This Week In... 1993
Can Lukas Graham hold their #1s?
This week's new releases - 15/04/2016
Gore gives Deftones first ARIA #1
Gnash's I Hate U, I Love U tops ARIA Singles Chart
This Week In... 2006
This week's new releases - 22/04/2016
I Hate U, I Love U #1 for a second week
Disturbed return to #1 with Immortalized
Who'll be #1 on this week's ARIA Charts?
This week's new releases - 29/04/2016
P!nk scores eighth #1 single
Lemonade gives Beyoncé second #1 album
This Week In… 1990
Who'll challenge Beyoncé and P!nk for #1 this week?
This week's new releases - 06/05/2016
Drake scores first #1 single with One Dance
Views hands Drake first #1 album
Who'll challenge Drake for #1?
Dami Im through to Eurovision Grand Final 2016
This week's new releases - 13/05/2016
Drake's One Dance scores second week at #1
Keith Urban scores third #1 with Ripcord
Dami Im takes out second at Eurovision
This Week In… 2004
Who'll challenge Drake and Keith Urban for this week's #1s?
This week's new releases - 20/05/2016
Drake notches up third week at #1 with One Dance
Ripcord gives Keith Urban second week at #1
This Week In… 1989
Can Keith Urban and Drake hold the #1s for another week?
This week's new releases - 27/05/2016
Week four at #1 for Drake's One Dance
Dangerous Woman gives Ariana Grande second ARIA #1
This Week In... 1994
Who'll challenge Ariana Grande and Drake for this week's #1s?
This week's new releases - 03/06/2016
Flume claims second #1 album with Skin
This Is What You Came For gives Calvin Harris second #1
This Week In... 1987
Can Flume and Calvin Harris top the ARIA Charts for another week?
This week's new releases - 10/06/2016
Week two at #1 for Calvin Harris’ This Is What You Came For
Jimmy Barnes snares record-matching 11th #1 album
This Week In... 1998
Will Calvin Harris and Jimmy Barnes be #1 again this week?
This week's new releases - 17/06/2016
Drake's One Dance returns to #1
Temper Trap score second #1 with Thick As Thieves
This Week In… 1992
Who'll challenge Drake & The Temper Trap for #1 this week?
This week's new releases - 24/06/2016
Drake holds tight at #1 with One Dance
Red Hot Chili Peppers score their sixth #1 Album with The Getaway
This Week In... 1986
Who could unseat RHCP and Drake at #1?
This week's new releases - 01/07/2016
Drake hits seven weeks at #1
Chili Peppers stay at #1
Will Drake and RHCP hold their #1s?
This week's new releases - 08/07/2016
In My Blood lands The Veronicas third #1
Delta scores fourth #1 with Wings Of The Wild
Can Delta and The Veronicas stay at #1?
This week's new releases - 15/07/2016
The Veronicas stay at #1 for second week
The Avalanches debut at #1 with Wildflower
This Week In... 1991
Can The Avalanches and The Veronicas hold #1?
This week's new releases - 22/07/2016
Rise gives Katy Perry fourth #1
Good Charlotte score second #1
Sia scores first #1 US single
This week's new releases - 29/07/2016
Cold Water scores Major Lazer second #1
Fourth #1 for Human Nature
Can Human Nature or Major Lazer hold #1?
This week's new releases - 05/08/2016
Major Lazer spend second week at #1
Human Nature stays at #1
This Week In... 1990
This week's new releases - 12/08/2016
First #1 for The Chainsmokers
Suicide Squad soundtrack scoops #1
This Week In... 1984
ARIA Launches 30 Year Celebrations
Who'll challenge for this week's #1s?
This week's new releases - 19/08/2016
Chainsmokers hold #1 for second week
Third #1 for The Amity Affliction
Who'll top the ARIA Charts this week?
This week's new releases - 26/08/2016
Closer #1 for a third week
Blonde gives Frank Ocean first #1
Will The Chainsmokers or Frank Ocean hold #1?
This week's new releases - 02/09/2016
Chainsmokers claim fourth week at #1
Second ARIA #1 for Barbra Streisand
Crowded House to be inducted into ARIA Hall Of Fame
This week's new releases - 09/09/2016
Chainsmokers’ Closer notches up fifth week at #1
A Day To Remember scores first ARIA #1
This week's ARIA Charts contenders
This week's new releases - 16/09/2016
Week six at #1 for Chainsmokers' Closer
Bad Seeds' Skeleton Tree debuts at #1
This week's new releases - 23/09/2016
Chainsmokers stay #1 for seventh week
Anthony Callea scores #1 debut with Backbone
Who'll top this week’s ARIA Charts?
This week's new releases - 30/09/2016
Chainsmokers equal longest run at #1 in 2016
Passenger scores first #1 album
ARIAs Fine Arts, Artisan, Best Comedy Nominees Announced For 2016
2016 ARIA nominated artists revealed
This week's new releases - 07/10/2016
Chainsmokers snare 2016's longest #1 reign
Sticky Fingers snag first ARIA #1
This week's new releases - 14/10/2016
First ARIA #1 for James Arthur
Like A Version 12 debuts at #1
This week's new releases - 21/10/2016
James Arthur holds #1 for second week
Jessica Mauboy makes ARIA history
This Week In... 2002
This week's new releases - 28/10/2016
Week three at #1 for James Arthur
Secret Daughter soundtrack scores second week at #1
This week's new releases - 04/11/2016
James Arthur hits fourth week at #1
Week three at #1 for Jessica Mauboy
This week's new releases - 11/11/2016
Week five at #1 for James Arthur
Bon Jovi snare tenth #1
2016 ARIA Awards Presented By Telstra performers revealed
This week's new releases - 18/11/2016
James Arthur makes it six weeks at #1
Illy debuts at #1
And The ARIA Award Goes To...
This week's new releases - 25/11/2016
James Arthur stays at #1 for seventh week
Metallica returns with sixth #1
This week's new releases - 02/12/2016
Clean Bandit claims first #1
Starboy gives The Weeknd second #1
Grammy Nods For Aussie Artists
This week's new releases - 09/12/2016
Clean Bandit holds #1 for second week
Stones roll in at #1
Clean Bandit's Rockabye holds #1 for third week
Farnham & Newton-John hit #1
Farnham & Newton-John Hold #1 For Second Week
Clean Bandit #1 for fourth week
Clean Bandit make it five in a row
Buble's Christmas returns to #1
ARIA announces 2016 End Of Year Charts
Week six at #1 for Clean Bandit
Trolls soundtrack hits #1
This Week In... 2001
This week's new releases - 13/01/2017
Ed Sheeran scores Singles Chart quinella
Trolls soundtrack stays at #1
This week's new releases - 20/01/2017
Ed Sheeran repeats Singles Chart quinella
The xx scores first ARIA #1
This Week In... 1999
Australia Day honours for music community
This week's new releases - 27/01/2017
Ed Sheeran scores third week at #1 & #2
Kasey Chambers claims fifth #1 album
This Week In... 1988
This week's new releases - 03/02/2017
Sheeran scores fourth week at #1
Trolls soundtrack returns to #1
This week's new releases - 10/02/2017
Five in a row for Ed Sheeran
Dune Rats score #1 debut
This week's new releases - 17/02/2017
Who'll top this week's ARIA Charts
This week's new releases - 24/02/2017
Hat trick for Ed Sheeran
Busby Marou score #1 Debut
Debuts for Tegan And Sara, The Wolfe Brothers, Hellyeah and more!
ARIA Hall Of Famer Jimmy Barnes has become the ninth Australian artist to hit #1 album on the ARIA Albums Chart for 2016 thanks to Soul Searchin'. Barnes’ eleventh #1 album draws him level with U2 and Madonna for the most #1 albums in ARIA Charts history.
Moves up the chart come this week for Meghan Trainor’s Thank You (up four to #3), Drake’s Views (up three to #7), Prince’s The Very Best Of (up four to #8), Taylor Swift’s 1989 (up 14 to #14) and Meghan Trainor’s Title (up 13 to #17).
There’s high re-entries from Florence + The Machine’s How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful (#23) and Halsey’s Badlands (#33)
#1: Jimmy Barnes ‘Soul Searchin'’ – With his seventeenth solo studio album, ARIA Hall Of Famer Jimmy Barnes picks up his eleventh solo #1 on the ARIA Albums Chart, drawing him level with U2 and Madonna for the most #1 albums in ARIA Charts history. Soul Searchin' is Barnes’ fourth album of soul and R&B classics following Soul Deep (#1 Nov. ‘91), Soul Deeper... Songs from the Deep South (#3 Nov. ‘00) and The Rhythm and the Blues (#1 Sept. ‘09).
Jimmy Barnes has also topped the ARIA Albums Chart with Bodyswerve (#1 Oct. ’84), For The Working Class Man (#1 Dec. ‘85), Freight Train Heart (#1 Dec. ‘87), Barnestorming (#1 Nov. ‘88), Two Fires (#1 Sept. ‘90), Hits (#1 Oct. ‘96), Double Happiness (#1 Jul. ‘05) and 30:30 Hindsight (#1 Sept. ’14).
On news of his eleventh ARIA #1, Jimmy Barnes said: “I feel blessed to be making music after such a long time in the business and equally I feel privileged that people are still buying our records and coming to the shows – it’s very humbling.
“As for another #1, it’s an absolute honour to be counted amongst such iconic bands and great artists.”
Dan Rosen, Chief Executive Officer of ARIA added “Congratulations to Jimmy Barnes on this incredible achievement. He has ruled the ARIA Charts for over 30 years and shows no signs of slowing down. To hold the record of eleven ARIA #1 Albums together with U2 and Madonna just shows what legendary company he keeps.”
#10: The Wolfe Brothers ‘This Crazy Life’ – The Wolfe Brothers notch up their Albums Chart top ten with This Crazy Life. The Tasmanian country group’s third studio album gives them their third consecutive top 20, following on from It’s On (#18 Jan. ’13) and Nothin' But Trouble (#13 Sept. ’14).
#13: Tegan And Sara ‘Love You To Death’ – Canadian twins Tegan And Sara pick up a new chat peak with Love You To Death. The duo’s eighth album is the follow-up to Heartthrob (#14 Feb. ’13) and is their fourth ARIA top 50.
#18: Beartooth ‘Aggressive’ – The second album from Beartooth gives the American metalcore band their first top 50 entry. Aggressive comes two years on from the band’s debut LP, Disgusting.
#19: Ladyhawke ‘Wild Things’ – New Zealand singer-songwriter Pip Brown, aka Ladyhawke, returns with third album Wild Things. It’s her first album since Anxiety (#17 Jun. ’12) four years ago. Ladyhawke’s highest peak was with her self-titled debut (#16 Sept. ’08).
#20: Hellyeah ‘Unden!able’ – Metal supergroup Hellyeah snare a new peak with fifth album Unden!able. The follow-up to Blood For Blood (#41 Jun. ’14) surpasses the band’s previous best set by Band Of Brothers (#32 Jul. ’12).
#21: The Kills ‘Ash & Ice’ – British-American duo The Kills grab their second top 50 album and a new peak with Ash & Ice. Their fifth album is the first in five years and the follow-up to Blood Pressures (#43 Apr. ’11).
#24: Jai Waetford ‘Heart Miles’ – Former X Factor contestant Jai Waetford makes his first appearance on the Albums Chart since the Jai Waetford EP (#21 Dec. ’13) with the EP Heart Miles. Waetford recently became a cast member of Neighbours.
#25: Roxette ‘Good Karma’ – Legendary Swedish duo Roxette chart with a studio album for the first time since 2011 with Good Karma. It’s their tenth studio album and the follow-up to 2012’s Travelling. Their last studio release to chart was Charm School (#49 Feb. ’11). In 2015 Roxette charted with two compilations: The RoxBox - A Collection Of Roxette's Greatest Songs (#12 Mar. ’15) and The 30 Biggest Hits XXX (#27 Mar. ’15).
#26: Paul Simon ‘Stranger To Stranger’ – The thirteenth solo studio album from iconic singer-songwriter Paul Simon. Stranger To Stranger is Simon’s first album of new material since So Beautiful Or So What (#41 May ’11). Simon spent five weeks at #1 in 1986/87 with Graceland (#1 Oct. ’86).
#30: Above & Beyond ‘Acoustic II’ – The second ARIA Charts top 50 appearance for British progressive trance act Above & Beyond. The trio previously charted with We Are All We Need (#11 Jan. ’15). Acoustic II features reimagined tracks from the previous release.
#47: Volbeat ‘Seal The Deal & Let's Boogie’ – Danish metal band Volbeat make their ARIA Charts debut with Seal The Deal & Let's Boogie. The group’s sixth album is the follow-up to 2013’s Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies. They made their debut in 2005 with The Strength/The Sound/The Songs.