Rocker Nick Cave has finally scored a number one album in his native Australia, more than 35 years after he launched his career Down Under.

The musician's band Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds released new record Push The Sky Away this week (beg25Feb13) and it entered the Aussie album chart in first place.

The achievement marks Cave's first number one album in his home country. Push The Sky Away is the 15th album by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, while it is Cave's 21st studio record.