Burke’’s version of ”Hallelujah” tops UK singles chart for second week running

December 29th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI  

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London, Dec 29 (ANI): Alexendra Burke’’s version of ”Hallelujah” has topped the UK singles chart for the second week in a row.
Last week, the X Factor champion topped the Christmas singles chart with the track, a cover of Leonard Cohen’’s classic, reports the Telegraph.
Leona Lewis came second with ”Run”, while Beyonce rebounds to three with ”If I Were A Boy”.
Meanwhile, Take That have maintained their grip over the UK albums chart, notching up a fourth week at number one with ”The Circus”.
Earlier this month, ”The Circus” was named the “fastest-selling album of the 21st century” after it sold a million copies in just 19 days.
Leona Lewis remains at two with the ”Deluxe Edition” of Spirit, while Kings of Leon hold steady at three with ”Only By The Night”.
The top ten on the UK singles chart:
1. Alexandra Burke: ”Hallelujah” 2. Leona Lewis: ”Run” 3. Beyonce: ”If I Were A Boy” 4. James Morrison ft. Nelly Furtado: ”Broken Strings” 5. Kings of Leon: ”Use Somebody” 6. Take That: ”Greatest Day” 7. Jeff Buckley: ”Hallelujah” 8. Geraldine McQueen: ”Once Upon A Christmas Song” 9. Katy Perry: ”Hot ”N” Cold” 10. Killers: ”Human”
The top ten on the UK albums chart:
1. Take That: ”The Circus” 2. Leona Lewis: ”Spirit - The Deluxe Edition” 3. Kings of Leon: ”Only By The Night” 4. The Killers: ”Day & Age” 5. Girls Aloud: ”Out of Control” 6. Duffy: ”Rockferry” 7. Stereophonics: ”Decade In The Sun - Best Of” 8. Beyonce: ”I Am… Sasha Fierce” 9. Il Divo: ”The Promise” 10. Pink: ”Funhouse” (ANI)

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