Cape Town - Harry Styles' critically acclaimed new album Fine Line has topped charts around the world and has accomplished an array of history-making records.
The album has debuted at number one in the United States on the Billboard 200 with over 478 000 equivalent album units sold and 393 000 traditional albums sold, making history as the biggest sales week for a solo UK male artist's album since Nielsen Music began electronically tracking sales data in 1991.
It also marks the fourth-biggest vinyl sales week in Nielsen music history.
Fine Line has also drawn over 100 million on-demand audio streams in just the first week. This marks the 3rd highest debut for any artist this year and is the biggest week for a pop album by a male artist in four years.
The astonishing US debut comes hot on the heels of Harry's massive international success where the album has entered charts at #1 in over 20 countries, including the US, Canada, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, Mexico, Netherlands, Sweden, Brazil and across South East Asia.
Harry has now become the first UK male artist to debut at number one with his first two albums.
The singer also guest-hosted the Late Late Show with James Corden, which featured a performance of his new single Adore You.
WATCH THAT PERFORMANCE HERE: