Who'll top this week's ARIA Charts?
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Who'll top this week's ARIA Charts?

October 19, 2016

Contenders include Jessica Mauboy, Kings Of Leon, Lisa Mitchell and more.

There was new #1s on the ARIA Charts last week, with Triple J’s Like A Version 12 taking out the top spot on the Albums Chart and James Arthur jumping to #1 on the Singles Chart with ‘Say You Won’t Let Go’.

What will happen at the top of the ARIA Charts this week?

Let’s take a look at some of the possible contenders.

ALBUMs

Jessica Mauboy is aiming for her first #1 album with The Secret Daughter (Songs From The Original TV Series); Kings Of Leon will be looking for their fourth #1 on the Albums Chart with seventh album WALLS; after scoring a #1 last year with Open Heaven/River Wild, Hillsong Worship return with Let There Be Light; singer-songwriter Lisa Mitchell returns with her first album in four years, Warriors; Newcastle punk band Trophy Eyes could make their top 50 debut with second album Chemical Miracle; American rapper The Game could pick up a sixth top 50 album with 1992; The Dillinger Escape Plan could grab their second top 50 entry with Dissociation; after a four year absence, Two Door Cinema Club return with their third album Gameshow; waltz king Andre Rieu could pick up a second top 50 entry this year with Falling In Love; New Zealand band The Naked And Famous release their first album in three years Simple Forms; Sydney’s Jagwar Ma could make their top 50 debut on the back of second album Every Now & Then; American pop artist Sabrina Carpenter could be set for a top 50 debut with  EVOLution; with her first album in ten years, American singer-songwriter JoJo could make her top 50 debut with Mad Love.

Albums that could make a move back up the chart include Bruce Springsteen’s Chapter And Verse, INXS’ The Very Best and Ariana Grande’s Dangerous Woman.

Singles

Maroon 5 could pick up their first chart appearance for 2016 with the Kendrick Lamar-featuring single ‘Don't Wanna Know’; Illy follows up ‘Papercuts (#2 Aug. ’16) with the Anne-Marie-featuring ‘Catch 22’; The Veronicas follow up ‘In My Blood’ (#1 Jul. ’16) with ‘On Your Side’.

Look out for moves up the Singles Chart from Ariana Grande’s ‘Side To Side’, The Chainsmokers’ ‘All We Know’ and Shawn Mendes’ ‘Mercy’.

The weekly ARIA Charts announcement happens every Saturday at 6pm.