Mick Flannery spent the Easter weekend in the same place that Madonna spent the previous weekend - at the top of the charts. Flannery's third album Red To Blue overtook Madonna's MDNA in the Irish charts representing the first time that the Corkman has achieved mainstream success. In fact, according to The Irish Times, Flannery - a stonemason when he's in between musical projects - was making a fireplace when he was told he had the number one album in the country.
Read our review of Mick Flannery's Red To Blue right here.
The top five albums in Ireland are:
1. Mick Flannery - Red To Blue
2. David Guetta - Nothing But The Beat
3. Bruce Springsteen - Wrecking Ball
4. Moshi Monsters - Music Rox!
5. Nicki Minaj - Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded