George Ezra Bounces Back to U.K. Singles Summit With 'Shotgun'

Clement Pascal
George Ezra

George Ezra achieves the rare feat of returning to the U.K. singles summit after five weeks at No. 2 with “Shotgun” (Columbia/Sony). The Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Soundtrack (Polydor/Universal) leads the album chart for a fourth week.

“Shotgun” had two weeks at No. 1 in early July and now returns there in its 21st chart week, as the most-streamed and downloaded song of the week. Drake's “In My Feelings” (Cash Money/Republic/Universal) thus falls to No. 2 after a four-week reign.

“No Brainer” (Black Butter/Def Jam/Universal) by DJ Khaled featuring Justin BieberChance the Rapper and Quavo holds at No. 3, while “Eastside” (Interscope/Universal) by Benny BlancoHalsey and Khalid jumps 12-4. Jonas Blue's “Rise” (Positiva/Universal), featuring Jack & Jack, dips 4-5, and Loud Luxury are up 8-6 with “Body” (Armada), featuring Brando. 

The Official Charts Company's artist album countdown is again led by Mamma Mia! ahead of The Greatest Showman (Atlantic/Warner) at No. 2. Drake's Scorpion and Ezra's Staying At Tamara's are up one place each at Nos. 3 and 4 respectively, while Nicki Minaj makes a No. 5 start with Queen (Cash Money/Republic/Universal). 

There's a career-best No. 8 debut for Miles Kane's Coup de Grace (EMI/Universal), while Elvis Presley's gospel compilation Where No One Stands Alone (Sony Music CG) becomes his 53rd U.K. top ten album with a No. 9 start. Now That's What I Call Music 100 (Sony Music CG/Virgin EMI/Universal) moves into a fourth week at the top of the compilations chart. Its total sales move on to 324,000, with platinum status confirmed by trade body the BPI.