ELLE is having a Bowie moment and were not the only ones.
The Official Charts Company predict that Bowies 24
The Next Day racked up the biggest first day sales figures of any album this year (56,000 copies sold, and counting).
Its a lead chart experts are confident the album will hold on to through the weekend when the Top 100 is revealed on Radio 1 on Sunday.
Have you got your copy and what do you think? Let us know @ELLEUK
Bowie by Numbers:
5 - Official Number 1 singles (Space Oddity, Ashes To Ashes, Under Pressure, Lets Dance, and Dancing In The Street)
8 - Official Number 1 albums
63 - Official Top 40 singles
839,000 - estimated sales of Bowies all-time biggest selling UK single: Lets Dance
1.5 million - estimated sales of Bowies all-time biggest selling UK album: The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars