James Masterton's Chart Watch UK

You are reading the fascinating weekly guide to the stories behind the hits populating the Official UK Charts. Read this week's column along with the complete 25-year archive, a resource of over 1300 articles covering a quarter of a century of popular music history.

No, nobody could really believe their eyes when early midweeks suggested George Ezra was on a journey back to the top of the charts. Yet sometimes the impossible does happen. Let's ride a Shotgun together as something very special takes place.

Just one look and I can hear a bell ring. No forgetting anything here though, Mamma Mia mania takes hold of the nation and the albums charts go soundtrack crazy.