Four-time 2023 ARIA Award nominee Kylie Minogue rushed straight to the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week with stress marked his fourth consecutive #1 and his best run ever on the ARIA Charts.
Her eighth chart-topper in Australia, Tension is Kylie’s 16th studio album, Kylie in 1988. Kylie’s previous #1 album in Australia was Light Year in 2000, fever in 2001, X in 2007, Kiss Me Once in 2014, Golden in 2018, Step Back in Time: The Definitive Collection in 2019 and Disco in 2020.
The 16-time ARIA Award winner also has 10 #1 singles in Australia, from Locomotion in 1987 to 2 Hearts in 2007. Tension’s lead single, Padam Padam, was nominated for Best Solo Artist, Best Pop Release, Best Independent Release and Song of the Year at this year’s ARIA Awards.
ARIA CEO, Annabelle Herd, said: “Hail, queen. On behalf of everyone at ARIA, and as a superfan, it’s my absolute pleasure to congratulate Kylie on her fourth consecutive #1 album debut. It’s exciting to see an ARIA Hall of Fame artist continue to dominate, reinvent and represent Australian music on such a global scale. We can’t wait to celebrate her success at this year’s awards.
Continuing the success in Australia, Holy Holy debut at #4 with Cellophane, the band’s fifth studio album and their third top 10 entry. Paint peaked at #7 in 2017 and Hello My Beautiful World was #4 in 2021.
Your Art Kills also new in #31 with godlythe sixth studio album from the Australian deathcore band. Holy war reached #7 in 2015 and Dear Loneliness peaked at #5 in 2017.
Doja Cat debut at #5 with Scarletthis second top 10 album on the ARIA Charts after His Planet hit #2 in 2021, while Stephen Sanchez new at #23 with his debut album Angel Face.
On the Singles Chart, Doja Cat scores another week at #1 with Paint the Town Red the sixth consecutive week on top.
Troye Sivan have a good week, with Hurry falling from #31 to #24 – it peaked at #12 earlier this year – and his new single I started fly into the top 40, debuting at #31. His new album, Something to Give to Each Other fell the following month.
2023 ARIA Chart Toppers
January 2 Mariah Carey What I Want For Christmas Is You
January 9 Sam Smith and Kim Petras Not holy
January 16 SZA Kill Bill
January 23rd Miley Cyrus boiling
January 30 Miley Cyrus boiling
February 6 Miley Cyrus boiling
February 13 Miley Cyrus boiling
February 20 Miley Cyrus boiling
February 27 Miley Cyrus boiling
March 6 Miley Cyrus boiling
March 13 Miley Cyrus boiling
March 20 Miley Cyrus boiling
March 27 Miley Cyrus boiling
April 3rd Miley Cyrus boiling
April 10 Miley Cyrus boiling
April 17 Morgan Wallen night
April 24th Morgan Wallen night
May 1st Morgan Wallen night
May 8 Morgan Wallen night
May 15th Morgan Wallen night
May 29 Morgan Wallen night
June 5th Morgan Wallen night
June 12 Central Cee and Dave Sprinter
June 19 Central Cee and Dave Sprinter
June 26 Central Cee and Dave Sprinter
July 3rd Central Cee and Dave Sprinter
July 10 Olivia Rodrigo vampire
July 17th Central Cee and Dave Sprinter
July 24th Central Cee and Dave Sprinter
July 31st Central Cee and Dave Sprinter
August 7 Billie Eilish What Am I Made For?
August 14th Billie Eilish What Am I Made For?
August 21st Billie Eilish What Am I Made For?
August 28 Doja Cat Paint the Town Red
September 4 Doja Cat Paint the Town Red
September 11 Doja Cat Paint the Town Red
September 18 Doja Cat Paint the Town Red
September 25 Doja Cat Paint the Town Red
October 2 Doja Cat Paint the Town Red
January 2 Taylor Swift About midnight
January 9 Taylor Swift About midnight
January 16 Taylor Swift About midnight
January 23rd Taylor Swift About midnight
January 30 SZA SOS
February 6 Sam Smith Glória
February 13 Taylor Swift About midnight
February 20 Paramore This is the Why
February 27 Punk Confidence
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 3rd Lana Del Ray Did You Know There Is A Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd
April 10 Melanie Martinez Portals
April 17 Cub Sports Jesus At The Gay Bar
April 24th Metallica 72 Reasons
May 1st Morgan Wallen One Thing at a Time
May 8 Peach PRC Manic Dream Pixie
May 15th Ed Sheeran –
May 29 Lewis Capaldi Broken In Desire To Be Sent To Heaven
June 5th Taylor Swift About midnight
June 12 Foo Fighters But Here We Are
June 19 Niall Horan The show
June 26 The Teskey Brothers The Winding Road
July 3rd destroyer A Gift and a Kers
July 10 Taylor Swift About midnight
July 17th Taylor Swift Speak Now (Taylor’s Version)
July 24th Taylor Swift Speak Now (Taylor’s Version)
July 31st Barbie The Album
August 7 Travis Scott Utopia
August 14th Travis Scott Utopia
August 21st G Flick Drummer
August 28 Barbie The Album
September 4 Powdered finger Vulture Street (20th Anniversary)
September 11 Polaris Fatalism
September 18 Olivia Rodrigo GUTS
September 25 Olivia Rodrigo GUTS
October 2 Kylie Minogue stress