This Week's Chart By Numbers (2nd August 2015)
A look at the best highlights from this Sunday's chart including a 10th week appearance from Ed Sheeran & 6 new entries.
1. 1: Brand new No.1 single.
They did it! One Direction bagged their first No.1 single of 2015 with the surprise song 'Drag Me Down'.
2. 23: Weeks Ellie Goulding's 'Love Me Like You Do' Has Been In Our Chart
Ellie Goulding's No.1 single has spent the longest run of weeks at the top than any other single in 2015.
3. 1: New entry in the double-digit club.
Ed Sheehan's 'Photograph' has joined the 'double-digit club' with TEN weeks in the Vodafone Big Top 40.
4. 6: Brand spanking new entries.
Sam Smith's second collaboration with Disclosure 'Omen' was one of six other new songs in our countdown. Click on the link below to listen to the others!
5. 1: YouTube Star
That's right! Joe Weller captured the second spot in this Sunday's Vodafone Big Top 40 with his new track 'Wanna Do'.
6. 27: Most places climbed by a single song.
The Weeknd's 'Can't Feel My Face' climbed all the way from No.36 to No.9.
7. 12: Most places dropped.
David Zowie's 'House Every Weekend' dropped from No.10 to No.22 this weekend.
8. 34: Weeks 'Uptown Funk' has appeared in the countdown.
'Uptown Funk' still holds a place in the countdown after over half a year on the show.
9. 2: Re-entries.
Ed Sheehan's Rudimental collaboration 'Bloodstream' has re-entered the chart along with Ellie Goulding's 'Love Me Like You Do'.