Harry Styles scores double the charts, tops albums and singles charts – Reuters
Harry Styles has become the latest artist to score the relatively rare Official Chart Double, as third solo album Harry’s House and smash hit As It Was both hit number 1 on the Official Albums and Singles Chart.
One of the biggest signifiers of an act entering the peak of their game and garnering mass public support, Harry lands straight at number 1 on the Official Albums Chart with Harry’s House with the most explosive opening week of them all. his solo albums to date.
The best-selling album of the year so far, her third solo album debuts with the biggest first-week album sales since Adele’s 30 (more details below) and officially wins the single Longest-serving number 1 of the year so far with As He secured a massive eighth week atop the Official Singles Chart.
This is the first time in 2022 that someone has scored double the official leaderboard, the last time being when Ed Sheeran topped both leaderboards with = and Merry Christmas with Elton John at the end of 2021.