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The Official Charts Company said, that singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran entered the British charts at number one on Sunday after his new release “X” became the fastest-selling album of 2014. Sheeran’s second full-length album features the number one single “Sing” which topped the charts earlier this month. The album sold 182,000 copies since its release last Sunday, beating the previous record set by Coldplay’s “Ghost Stories” by 14,000 copies. Sam Smith’s “In The Lonely Hour” rose one place to second in the album chart, while last week’s number one “Ultraviolence” by Lana Del Ray dropped to third.

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