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This Week In... 2006

August 27, 2019

Check out what was #1 on the ARIA Charts 13 years ago!<.p>

ALBUM

Kasey Chambers - Carnival

ARIA Hall Of Fame member Kasey Chambers took out the third of her five #1 albums to date when Carnival debuted in the top spot in August 2006. Following its one week at #1, the album spent four weeks in the Top Ten and 11 weeks in the Top 50.

Accredited Platinum, Carnival was #51 on the 2006 ARIA End Of Year Albums Chart. One single from the album appeared in the ARIA Top 50: ‘Nothing At All’ (#9 Jul. ’06).

Kasye Chambers has also topped the ARIA Albums Chart with Barricades & Brickwalls (#1 Feb. ’02), Wayward Angel (#1 Jun. ’04), Dragonfly (#1 Jan. ’17) and the collaboration with Shane Nicholson, Rattlin' Bones (#1 Apr. ’08).

She last charted with Campfire (#6 May ’18) and was inducted into the Hall Of Fame in 2018.

Single

Justin Timberlake - SexyBack

The second of Justin Timberlake’s two #1 singles on the ARIA Charts to date came when ‘SexyBack’ spent two weeks in the top spot in August 2006. The first single from Timberlake’s second studio album, FutureSex/LoveSounds (#1 Sept. ’06), ‘SexyBack’ was straight in the chart at #1 on debut. In total, it spent 15 weeks in the Top Ten and 38 weeks in the Top 50.

‘SexyBack’ was #4 on the ARIA 2006 End Of Year Singles Chart. It was accredited 2x Platinum.

Justin Timberlake’s first #1 on the ARIA Singles Chart came with ‘Rock Your Body’ (#1 May ’03). He last charted with the track ‘Say Something’ (#18 Apr. ’18).