The sixth album by singer-songwriter Jack Savoretti, Singing To Strangers (BMG), becomes his first to top the U.K. chart.
The Official Charts Company reports that Savoretti's album, which follows his top ten sets Written In Scars and Sleep No More, has first-week combined units of 32,000. Raised in London of Italian extraction, he released his first album Between The Minds in 2007.
Last week's No. 1, London rapper Dave's Psychodrama (Dave/Neighbourhood), falls into runner-up spot, while the previous bestseller, Tom Walker's What A Time To Be Alive (Relentless/Sony), rebounds 5-3. The motion picture cast recording of The Greatest Showman (Atlantic/Warner Music) is back up 6-4, as is Queen's for Bohemian Rhapsody (Virgin/Universal), 7-5.