Katy Perry’s Rio Olympic Games anthem “Rise” (Capitol/EMI) may be the new champion on Australia’s singles chart.
Perry’s era becomes her 4th No. 1 around the ARIA Singles Chart following “I Kissed A Girl” (August. 2008). “California Gurls” (June 2010) and “Roar” (August. 2013) and it is her first new entry around the chart since “This Is When We Do” arrived at No. 18 in Sept. 2014.
“Rise,” which dropped This summer 14 and can tie-along with NBC’s coverage of next month’s Olympics, bumps The Veronicas’ “In My Blood” (The new Sony Music) into second place. While Calvin Harris featuring Rihanna’s “This Is Exactly What You Came For” (which holds at No. 3 via The new Sony/Columbia). Shawn Mendes’ “Treat You BestInch (unchanged at No. 4 via Island/Universal) and Drake task. Wizkid & Kyla’s “One Dance” (lower 2-5 via Republic/Universal) complete the top five.
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Melbourne rapper Illy lands his first top ten single with “Papercuts” (Warner Music) featuring Vera Blue, which increases 37-8 to eclipse his previous better of No. 18 with “Tightrope” from June 2014.
The week’s other best debut originates from homegrown pop-punk band 5 Seconds Of Summertime, whose “Women Talk Boys” (Capitol/EMI) in the new Ghostbusters soundtrack seems at No. 21. It’s the Sydney group’s tenth top 50 single around Australia.
Meanwhile, Good Charlotte now leads the nation’s albums chart with Youth Authority, their first release in six years. Youth Authority opens in the ARIA Albums Chart summit to own U.S. pop-punk act their second No. 1 on these shores following the Stories Of Existence And Dying, which arrived at the very best in October 2004. As well as their first No. 1 being an independent artist (it’s launched with the Madden Brothers’ label MDDN and distributed globally by Kobalt Label Services). The twins, who’ve high profiles Here because of their stints as coaches around the local manufacture of The Voice, obtained No. 1s using their 2014 Madden Siblings album Greetings From California and single “We’re Done”.
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The Avalanches’ Wildflower (Modular/EMI) wilts 2-1 Nighttime Oil frontman Peter Garrett’s debut solo album A Form Of Now. (The new Sony) starts at No . 3 Delta Goodrem’s Wings From The Wild’ (The new Sony) slips 2-4, and Adele’s 25 (XL/Inertia) is lower 4-5.
Notable records around the chart include Emma Louise’s Super Cry (Liberation/Universal) at No. 14, rock sister act Stonefield’s As Above, So Below (WDK/Universal) at No. 19 and also the Ghostbusters soundtrack (RCA/The new Sony) at No. 21.