Taylor Swift is fearless at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart as Speak Now (Taylor’s Version) holds at #1 for a second week, topping the original version of the album, which spent a single week at #1 in 2010.
On the Singles Chart, the songs of the Northern Hemisphere summer are officially here, with Australian icon Troye Sivan and BTS maknae Jungkook making big debuts.
Iconic Australian songbird Tina Arena roars back onto the Albums Chart at #2 with Love Saves. The winner of seven ARIA Awards and an ARIA Hall of Fame inductee in 2015, Tina has now scored nine top 10 albums, hitting #1 in 1994 with Don’t Ask and again in 1997 with In Deep.
In more Australian success, The Feeling of Falling Upwards (Live from The Royal Albert Hall) by six-time ARIA Award winners 5 Seconds of Summer debut at #34.
The Perth band that represented Australia in Eurovision in May, To travelare new at #35 with Fearless In Love. It is their eighth studio album and first to chart here after the band placed ninth in the international song contest.
On the Singles Chart, Sprinter by Dave and Central Cee holds at #1 for a sixth non-consecutive week while BTS’ Jungkook continue the band members’ solo debut success with Seven featuring Latto beginning at #2.
Last year Jung Kook was featured on Charlie Puth’s left and rightwhich peaked at #19, while Latto got to #6 in 2021 with Big Energy featuring DJ Khalid.
Troye Sivan debuts at #12 with Rush, his 12th top 50 single in Australia. His biggest hit is his first, Happy Little Pillwhich peaked at #10 in 2014. The new track will feature on his upcoming album, Something To Give Each Otherwhich arrives in October.
Billie Eilish also returns with What Was I Made For? from the Barbie movie soundtrack, debuting at #8, her 14th top 10 single here including the chart-topping bad guy in 2019.
The first two singles from the soundtrack, Barbie World by Nicki Minaj, Ice Spice and Aqua and Dua Lipa’s Dance The Night both climb this week to #23 and #27 respectively. The movie was released on Thursday in Australia last week and is on track to have one of the biggest opening weekends at the Box Office this year.
2023 ARIA Chart Toppers
January 2 Mariah Carey All I Want For Christmas Is You
January 9 Sam Smith & Kim Petras Unholy
January 16 SZA Kill Bill
January 23 Miley Cyrus Flowers
January 30 Miley Cyrus Flowers
February 6 Miley Cyrus Flowers
February 13 Miley Cyrus Flowers
February 20 Miley Cyrus Flowers
February 27 Miley Cyrus Flowers
March 6 Miley Cyrus Flowers
March 13 Miley Cyrus Flowers
March 20 Miley Cyrus Flowers
March 27 Miley Cyrus Flowers
April 3 Miley Cyrus Flowers
April 10 Miley Cyrus Flowers
April 17 Morgan Wallen last night
April 24 Morgan Wallen last night
May 1 Morgan Wallen last night
May 8 Morgan Wallen last night
May 15 Morgan Wallen last night
May 29 Morgan Wallen last night
June 5 Morgan Wallen last night
June 12 Central Cee & Dave Sprinter
June 19 Central Cee & Dave Sprinter
June 26 Central Cee & Dave Sprinter
July 3 Central Cee & Dave Sprinter
July 10 Olivia Rodrigo Vampire
July 17 Central Cee & Dave Sprinter
July 24 Central Cee & Dave Sprinter
January 2 Taylor Swift Midnights
January 9 Taylor Swift Midnights
January 16 Taylor Swift Midnights
January 23 Taylor Swift Midnights
January 30 SZA S.O.S.
February 6 Sam Smith Gloria
February 13 Taylor Swift Midnights
February 20 Paramore This Is Why
February 27 P!nk Trustfall
March 6 Harry Styles Harry’s House
March 13 Harry Styles Harry’s House
March 20 Miley Cyrus Endless Summer Vacation
March 27 Morgan Wallen One Day At A Time
April 3 Lana Del Ray Did You Know That There’s A Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd
April 10 Melanie Martinez Portals
April 17 Cub Sports Jesus At The Gay Bar
April 24 Metallica 72 Reasons
May 1 Morgan Wallen One Thing At A Time
May 8 Peach PRC Manic Dream Pixie
May 15 Ed Sheeran –
May 29 Lewis Capaldi Broken By Desire To Be Heavenly Sent
June 5 Taylor Swift Midnights
June 12 foo fighters But Here We Are
June 19 Niall Horan The Show
June 26 The Teskey Brothers The Winding Way
July 3 Kerser A Gift & A Kers
July 10 Taylor Swift Midnights
July 17 Taylor Swift Speak Now (Taylor’s Version)
July 24 Taylor Swift Speak Now (Taylor’s Version)