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

March 22, 2017

Contenders include Drake, Zara Larsson Milky Chance and more.

For the second week in a row it was an Ed Sheeran double at the top of the ARIA Charts last week. Shape Of You became the first single since 2011 to sit at #1 on the Singles Chart for ten straight weeks, while ÷ held the top spot on the Albums Chart for a second week.

Which acts will be looking to challenge for the prime positions on the ARIA Charts this week?

Let’s look at the contenders.

ALBUMs

Just under a year on from topping the Albums Chart with Views (#1 May ’16) Drake returns with new release More Life; Swedish artist Zara Larsson could make her first appearance on the Albums Chart with So Good; two years on from Sadnecessary (#8 Jun. ’14), German duo Milky Chance will be looking for second top ten appearance with Blossom; veteran electronic band Depeche Mode fourteenth album Spirit; American indie heroes Spoon could pick up a new chart peak with ninth album Hot Thoughts; American group Elevation Worship could score a second chart entry with There Is A Cloud; with their fourth album Score, Croatian duo 2Cellos could make their second top 50 appearance; blues guitarist Gary Clark Jr. could chart with new live release Live North America 2016; rapper Rick Ross could chart for the first time since 2014 with Rather You Than Me.

Look out for moves up the chart this week by Cold Chisel’s The Best Of Cold Chisel - All For You, INXS’ The Very Best and Taylor Swift’s 1989.

Singles

Danish DJ Martin Jensen could make his top 50 debut with ‘Solo Dance’.

Singles that could make a move up the chart include Zedd’s ‘Stay’, Jax Jones’ ‘You Don't Know Me’, Martin Garrix & Dua Lipa’s ‘Scared To Be Lonely’ and Maroon 5’s ‘Cold’.

The weekly ARIA Charts announcement happens every Saturday at 5pm.