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Bruce Springsteen makes chart historical past (Image: Stephen Lovekin/REX)

Bruce Springsteen made Official Chart historical past after scoring his 12th quantity one album.

The Hungry Coronary heart singer’s file Letter To You has grow to be the fastest-selling album of this 12 months.

The Boss had 95% of his 51,800 chart gross sales from bodily and obtain gross sales.

His entry means he’s the primary credited solo artist to have a primary album in 5 consecutive many years, topping the charts within the 80s, 90s, 00s, 10s and 20s.

With all these chart-topping albums, Bruce is now tied with Madonna and legends need to be with legends.

Nonetheless, Woman Gaga’s superb Chromatica retains the throne for greatest opening week this 12 months.

Bruce Springsteen achieved one other primary (Image: Getty)

Bruce may need a top-tier album, however he received’t have the ability to get pleasure from it with followers in fairly the identical means whereas dwell gigs are nonetheless paused.

He just lately mentioned how he was feeling the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic first-hand as he described the heartbreak of lacking his followers and performing dwell.

Chatting with Zane Lowe on Apple Music, Bruce stated his newest effort is supposed for packed live performance venues.

He stated: ‘That is nice materials to play dwell. It’s very painful to not have the ability to exit and play proper now, as a result of that is materials that’ll play unimaginable on stage.

‘I needed to return to a mode in all probability closest, you’d have to return to possibly Born To Run, the place I gave Roy [Bittan, pianist] free rein on the piano and… the songs match these sorts of preparations.

‘And so it was a stunning, trendy revisitation of that model.’

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