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Arctic Monkeys make chart history with AM

Arctic Monkeys make chart history with AM

Arctic Monkeys have made Official UK Albums Chart history, as AM enters the chart at Number One.

The band's new album, AM, released by Domino Records, is the band's fifth consecutive Number One, making them the first indie-released act to achieve such a feat, reports the Official Charts Company.

According to the latest sales data, AM has sold more than 157,000 copies in the UK last week. The tally makes AM the second fastest selling album of 2013 so far behind Daft Punk's Random Access Memories, which sold 165,000 on its release back in May.

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