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Cliff Richard, Hamer Hall, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11

Cliff Richard in Chart Showdown With Mariah Carey


Sir Cliff Richard would love to record an “unlikely” festive hit with Mariah Carey.

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David Bowie Blackstar

David Bowie Reigns Supreme On UK Chart

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

There was really little doubt that David Bowie would have the number 1 album this week in Britain. Interest in the album Blackstar was already strong even before his passing last Sunday.

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Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman

Blur The Magic Whip Debuts At No 1 in UK

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Blur has officially scored their sixth straight number 1 in the U.K. with The Magic Whip.

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Ben Haenow Officially Has UK Christmas No 1

by Paul Cashmere

X Factor winner Ben Haenow officially has the number one song in the UK for Christmas.

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Kate Bush

Kate Bush Has 11 Albums In UK Top 50

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Kate Bush owns the British album chart this week with 11 albums now scattered across the Top 50.

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Vera Lynn National Treasure

Vera Lynn Becomes UK’s Oldest Living Hit Artist

by Paul Cashmere

Dame Vera Lynn this week made Official Chart history by becoming the oldest living artist to have a Top 20 record.

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The Wizard of Oz, Photos, Noise11

BBC Refuses To Play Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead In Countdown

by Paul Cashmere

The BBC has confirmed that it will not play ‘Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead’ in its weekly countdown this week because it finds the motive behind the sales “distasteful”.

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David Bowie The Next Day, Noise11, photo

David Bowie Tops UK Album Charts For The First Time In 20 Years

by Claire Hennekam

David Bowie’s new album, ‘The Next Day’, gave him both his first U.K. No. 1 album in 20 years and the market’s fastest-selling artist album of 2013 when it made its chart debut on Sunday.

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Nirvana For Christmas No 1

Nirvana Miss UK Top 10 But So Does Simon Cowell

by Paul Cashmere

The campaign to get Nirvana ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ to number one in the UK failed to get the song into the Top 10.

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UK Charts: Kylie Minogue Vs Little Mix On Track For No 1

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Australia’s Sheppard will open for Little Mix across the UK on their upcoming tour.

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Metallica failed to claim their fourth number 1 album in the U.K. this week as Little Mix took the top spot with Glory Days.

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