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Brit Awards performers see little chart success after event


By Gillian West, Social media manager

February 27, 2016 | 1 min read

Performers at this year's Brit Awards including Coldplay, Rihanna and Adele have enjoyed little chart success following the high profile event.

According to the Official Chart, most of the night's performers are non-movers in the album chart and though Adele remains at number one sales of 25 have experienced little week-on-week change.

Best British Male winner James Bay appears to be the only exception with his album 'Chaos and the Calm' rising 10 places to number seven.

Performers did see some success in the singles chart with Rihanna's 'Work' up one place to number two and Coldplay's 'Hymn for the Weekend' climbing seven places to number 10. Adele's 'When We Were Young' - which closed the ceremony - rose 10 places to number 13.

Earlier this week it was revealed high profile appearances from Adele and Justin Bieber the Brit Awards failed to gain as much traction on social media as it did last year.

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