Top 5 Pop Singles
- X Factor Finalists - "Heroes"
- Ellie Goulding - "Your Song"
- JLS - "Love You More"
- Olly Murs - "Thinking Of Me"
- Rihanna - "Only Girl (In the World)"
Biggest Chart Movers
- #18-#10 - Rihanna featuring Drake - "What's My Name?"
- #52-#33 - Usher - "More"
- #42-#34 - The Wanted - "All Time Low"
Hot New Pop Singles
- #25 Jessie J - "Do It Like a Dude"
- #29 Brett Domino - "Gillian McKeith"
- #37 Gorillaz featuring Daley - "Doncamatic"
For the third year in a row the X Factor Finalists roar to the top of the chart with their charity single. This year it is a version of David Bowie's classic "Heroes." Rihanna rolls into the top 10 with "What's My Name?" giving her two top 10 hits simultaneously on both sides of the Atlantic. Singer-songwriter Jessie J rides a wave of critical interest on to the chart at #25 this week.
For more chart details, visit The Official Charts Company.
Top 5 Pop Albums
- Take That - Progress
- JLS - Outta This World
- Westlife - Gravity
- Susan Boyle - The Gift
- Rihanna - Loud
Hot New Pop Albums
- #13 Russell Watson - La Voce
- #14 My Chemical Romance - Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys
- #16 Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Take That hang on to the top spot on the album chart while they are joined in the top 3 by two other boy bands. However, those two are kept from the top spot by the big Take That sales. My Chemical Romance suffer a disappointing #14 opening after their last album The Black Parade hit #2.