List of UK Official Download Chart number-one albums of the 2010s
|UK Official Download Chart number-one albums|
|UK Official Download Chart
Official Charts Company
Christmas number one
This is the list of the number-one albums of the UK Official Download Chart during the 2010s. As of 9 September 2014[update] nine albums have returned to number one for two or more separate spells. They are: Recovery by Eminem, Now That's What I Call Xmas by various artists, Loud by Rihanna, 21 by Adele, Progress by Take That, Beyonce Knowles self titled album Beyonce,Bad Blood by Bastille , AM by Arctic Monkeys and In the Lonely Hour by Sam Smith.
|Most-downloaded album of the year[a]|
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- In 2010, the most-downloaded album of the year was Sigh No More by Mumford & Sons. It first entered the chart in 2009 and, during 2010, peaked at number three on 10 March and 4 July.
- The artist, album, date of reaching number one and number of weeks at number one are those given by the Official Charts Company.
- The record labels are those given by the Official Charts Company.
As of 2 March 2014[update], nine different artists have spent four or more weeks at the top of the UK Official Download Chart so far during the 2010s. The totals below do not include compilation albums credited to various artists.
|Artist||Number-one albums||Weeks at number one|
By record label
As of 11 May 2014[update], fourteen different record labels have released chart-topping albums so far during the 2010s.
|Record label||Number-one albums||Weeks at number one|
|Ministry of Sound||1||1|
|Sony Music Entertainment||46||57|
|Universal Music Group||69||112|
|Warner Music Group||20||27|
|i Am Other||1||1|
|BMG Rights Management||1||1|
- "Top 40 UK Album Downloads Archive". Official Charts Company. 2010. Retrieved 28 May 2011.
- "Top 40 UK Album Downloads Archive". Official Charts Company. 2011. Retrieved 28 May 2011.
- "Top 40 UK Album Downloads Archive". Official Charts Company. 2012. Retrieved 8 January 2012.
- "Top 40 UK Album Downloads Archive". Official Charts Company. 2013. Retrieved 13 January 2012.
- "Artist Chart History". London: Official Charts Company. 2010. Retrieved 20 January 2013.