Top 5 Pop Singles
- Dizzee Rascal featuring Armand Van Helden - "Bonkers"
- Black Eyed Peas - "Boom Boom Pow"
- Tinchy Stryder featuring N-Dubz - "Number 1"
- Eminem - "We Made You"
- Daniel Merriweather - "Red"
Big Chart Movers
- #16-#8 Soulja Boy Tell 'Em featuring Sammie - "Kiss Me Thru the Phone"
- #44-#24 Keri Hilson featuring Kanye West and Ne-Yo - "Knock You Down"
- #50-#27 Jade Ewen - "It's My Time"
Hot New Pop Songs
- #10 Alexander Rybak - "Fairytale"
- #19 Paolo Nutini - "Candy"
- #21 Star Pilots - "In the Heat of the Night"
Rap seems to be taking over the UK pop singles chart. "Bonkers" by Dizzee Rascal and Armand Van Helden is the third consecutive rap single at the top of the UK pop singles chart. Daniel Merriweather has his second consecutive top 10 single as "Red" debuts at #5. Eurovision winner Alexander Rybak opens inside the top 10 making it the biggest Eurovision winner in a decade. The UK's entry by Jade Ewen is at #27, most likely its peak.
For more chart details, visit The Official Charts Company.
Top 5 Pop Albums
- Eminem - Relapse
- Green Day - 21st Century Breakdown
- Manic Street Preachers - Journal for Plague Lovers
- Lily Allen - It's Not Me, It's You
- Madness - The Liberty of Norton Folgate
Hot New Albums
- #19 Jarvis Cocker - Further Complications
- #20 Tori Amos - Abnormally Attracted to Sin
- #36 Katherine Jenkins - Serenade
It is a true veteran's week as three albums debut in the top 5 by recording acts that have each had four or more top 10 albums in the UK, Eminem, Manic Street Preachers, and Madness.