Got It Covered would have beaten Jeff Lynne’s ELO and Michael Kiwanuka, but things took an unexpected turn.
But on Wednesday, the album was suddenly removed from the main chart.
Simon Antrobus, Chief Executive of BBC Children in Need has now shared his frustration at the decision.
“I’m deeply saddened that the industry has chosen to pull the album from the number one race,” he began. “After announcing it was well on its way to securing the top spot this week.