Will The Chainsmokers or Frank Ocean hold #1?
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Will The Chainsmokers or Frank Ocean hold #1?

August 31, 2016

Contenders include Barbra Streisand, Britney Spears, Twelve Foot Ninja and more.


Two years on from snaring her first ARIA Charts #1 with Partners (#1 Sept. ’14), Barbra Streisand will be aiming for another chart-topper with Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway; Britney Spears could pick up her first top ten appearance since 2011 with ninth album Glory; Melbourne fusion metal band Twelve Foot Ninja could chart in the top 50 for the first time with second album Outlier; with their third album Dig Your Roots, American country duo Florida Georgia Line could make a second top 50 appearance; Troy Cassar-Daley could pick up a third solo top ten entry with tenth studio album Things I Carry Around; British band Glass Animals return with second album How To Be A Human Being; the career of Sydney band Ol' 55 is compiled on the new multi-disc set Time To Rock'n'Roll: The Anthology; The Delta Riggs could grab a second top 50 appearance thanks to Active Galactic; hip hop legends De La Soul return with their ninth studio album And The Anonymous Nobody; American rapper Vince Staples could chart in the top 50 for the first time with the EP Prima Donna; Brisbane band Columbus release debut album Spring Forever.

Look out for moves up the chart this week by Guns N' Roses’ Appetite For Destruction and Prince’s The Very Best Of.


British singer-songwriter Passenger could hit the Singles Chart top 50 for the first time since 2014 with ‘Anywhere’; Cheat Codes could pick up a second top 50 entry thanks to their collaboration with Dutch DJ Dante Klein on ‘Let Me Hold You (Turn Me On)’.

This week’s Singles Chart could feature moves by Martin Garrix’s ‘In The Name Of Love’, MØ’s ‘Final Song’, Adele’s ‘Send My Love (To Your New Lover)’, Calum Scott’s ‘Dancing On My Own’, Rihanna’s ‘Needed Me’ and Britney Spears’ ‘Make Me...’.

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