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This Week In... 2009

February 12, 2019

Check out what was #1 on the ARIA Charts 10 years ago!

ALBUM

LILY ALLEN - IT'S NOT ME, IT'S YOU

British singer-songwriter Lily Allen scored her sole #1 to date on the ARIA Albums Chart when she spent three weeks in the top spot in early-2009 with It's Not Me, It's You. The follow-up to her debut, Alright, Still (#7 Aug. ’06), the album spent its first two weeks on the chart at #1 before returning there for one more week in April. In total, It's Not Me, It's You spent 25 weeks in the Top Ten and 69 weeks in the Top 50.

The album featured the singles ‘The Fear’ (#3 Mar. ’09), ‘F**k You’ (#23 Apr. ’09), ‘Not Fair’ (#3 Jun. ’09) and ‘22’ (#12 Sept. ’09).

It's Not Me, It's You has been accredited 4x Platinum. It was #5 on the 2009 ARIA End Of Year Albums Chart.

Lily Allen followed It's Not Me, It's You with Sheezus (#4 May ’14). She most recently charted with No Shame (#8 Jun. ’18).

SINGLE

THE FRAY - YOU FOUND ME

American band The Fray made their only appearance at #1 on the ARIA Singles Chart when ‘You Found Me’ spent four weeks in the prime position during January/February 2009. Featured on the band’s self-titled second album (#3 Feb. ’09), the track made its debut at #15 before hitting #1 for the first time in its third week on the charts. ‘You Found Me’ went on to spend eleven weeks in the Top Ten and 22 weeks in the Top 50.

Accredited 2x Platinum, ‘You Found Me’ was #13 on the 2009 ARIA End Of Year Singles Chart.

The Fray’s most recent appearance on the ARIA Singles Chart was with ‘Love Don’t Lie’ (#44 Dec. ’13).