Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” Enjoys 12th Week At #1 In UK; ZAYN & PARTYNEXTDOOR Top Debut

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Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” predictably extends its reign as the UK’s top song.

The global smash enjoys a twelfth consecutive week at #1 on the Official UK Singles Chart.

Sheeran also retains the #2 position on this week’s chart courtesy new single “Galway Girl.”

Up one spot, Drake’s “Passionfruit” reaches #3 in its second week on the listing. Clean Bandit’s “Symphony (featuring Zara Larsson)” rises two spots to #4 in its second week, while Sheeran’s “Castle On The Hill” falls two spots to #5.

Other notable developments inside the Top 40:
— Kygo x Selena Gomez’ “It Ain’t Me” rises twelve places, returning to its #7 peak.
— Drake’s “Blem” rises four spots to #10.
— Julia Michaels’ “Issues” soars fifteen places to #13.
— Bruno Mars’ “That’s What I Like” jumps twelve spots to #15.
— ZAYN’s “Still Got Time (featuring PARTYNEXTDOOR)” debuts at #24.
— Lorde’s “Green Light” jumps fourteen spots to #26.
— While it doesn’t return to its #18 peak, Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Skin” makes a big thirty-spot leap to #30.

Written by Brian Cantor

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