NEWS

Liars seek a second week at #1

With the passing of Labor Day, the calendar unofficially flips to fall and that means a welcome influx of returning stations to the NACC reporting panel. Brooklyn-based trio Liars benefit from this increase in reporters by padding their lead over the nearest...

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Liars step up into the top spot with “The Apple Drop”

After two weeks atop the NACC 200, Clairo steps aside and Brooklyn-based trio Liars are more than happy to step up into the top spot, moving 2-1 this week. The band's rise to #1 took just four weeks with its new LP (its first since 2018), The Apple Drop (Mute). The...

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Clairo adds another week at #1 to her already lengthy legacy

Topping the NACC 200 this week, Clairo's new album Sling, which adds another week to her already lengthy legacy. Will we see another lengthy run like those we've already seen recently by Arlo Parks? Only time, and the challenges of new records from Liars (up 14-2),...

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Clairo dethrones Modest Mouse after just one week at #1

Atlanta native Claire Cottrill, better known as Clairo, dethrones Modest Mouse after just one week on top. She keeps her perfect track record intact as now both her debut and sophomore LPs have topped the NACC 200. The Jack Antonoff co-produced Sling (FADER/Republic)...

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Japanese Breakfast look for a fifth week at #1

For three weeks now the same records have been locked into the top 3 spots on the NACC 200. Frustrating for the two at #2 (King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard) and #3 (Modest Mouse) and wonderful for Japanese Breakfast. Their third LP, Jubilee (Dead Oceans/Secretly...

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Japanese Breakfast go for a fourth week at #1

The year rolls along with a markedly lower tally of #1 records (six) than previous years. At this time last year we'd had 11 #1s, in 2018 it was 10, and in 2019 we'd seen 14 chart-toppers by the third week of July. This week Japanese Breakfast earns the second-longest...

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