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2014/12/22 10:04
2014/12/22 10:04
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British singer Ben Haenow, who won the 11th series of “The X Factor” Dec. 14, has landed the U.K.’s coveted Christmas No. 1 spot with his debut single “Something I Need” (Syco Music/Sony). His cover...
2014/12/22 10:04
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2014/12/22 00:43
2014/12/22 00:43
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The winner of Britain's "X-factor" TV talent show, 29-year-old Ben Haenow, claimed the coveted Christmas number one spot in the British singles chart on Sunday, the Official Charts Company...
2014/12/21 21:49
2014/12/21 21:49
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Speaking to the Official Charts Company, he said: "To have even been in the running for Christmas Number 1 against some of the names that were in the race, and then to have actually won is...
2014/12/19 07:35
2014/12/19 07:35
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Midway through the year it didn’t look as if any artists would get past this milestone, but thanks to the Christmas push, the British singer has become the only artist on both sides of the Atlantic to...
2014/12/18 15:41
2014/12/18 15:41
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The viral sensation, real name Gordon Hill, shot to fame on YouTube after he was caught mocking football rivals while drunk in March 2013. The builder's song entered the Official Singles Chart at...
2014/12/18 12:37
2014/12/18 12:37
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The 22-year-old singer’s debut album, In The Lonely Hour, had reached the impressive landmark here by midnight last night, just 24 hours after doing so state-side. “Thank you so much to every single...
2014/12/17 18:48
2014/12/17 18:48
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X Factor victor Ben Haenow is on course for the Christmas number one after increasing the gap over nearest rival Mark Ronson. Ben has shifted 107,000 copies of his single Something I Need since its...
2014/12/15 17:37
2014/12/15 17:37
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English DJ Mark Ronson grabbed the top spot in the British singles chart on Sunday with his new track “Uptown Funk” featuring US singer Bruno Mars, the Official Charts Company said. The track was...
2014/12/15 09:04
2014/12/15 09:04
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Artist-producer Mark Ronson has landed his first U.K. No. 1 single, after “Uptown Funk” (Columbia/Sony), featuring Bruno Mars, entered at the top Sunday (Dec. 14). Ed Sheeran’s X (Asylum/Warner Music)...
2014/12/14 19:39
2014/12/14 19:39
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Sales of the single have put it in the running for Christmas number one, according to data from the Official Charts Company. The single, which features Bruno Mars on vocals, sold 118,000 copies on is...
2014/12/14 00:37
2014/12/14 00:37
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For the first time the songs that people are actually listening to, rather than dutifully buying for their gran, will count towards the all-important festive chart. Band Aid 30, Mark Ronson's "Uptown...
2014/12/10 17:47
2014/12/10 17:47
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Mark Ronson’s rush-released single Uptown Funk – which was brought out five weeks early to capitalise on it being covered on The X Factor – is almost certain of a number one this weekend. New figures...
2014/12/10 16:43
2014/12/10 16:43
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Bruno Mars takes the vocal lead on the upbeat soul track which, according to the Official Charts Company, is holding the top spot in the midweek charts. Bookmakers have made “Uptown Funk” a strong...
2014/12/10 02:24
2014/12/10 02:24
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Band Aid 30's Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure stand by their song, despite it being labeled 'cringeworthy'. Photo: Getty Images Bob Geldof has hit back at critics of his Band Aid 30 charity single after...
2014/12/09 16:55
2014/12/09 16:55
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Liverpool has had more Acts featuring someone from the city have been top of the pops at Christmas 10 times, according to the Official Charts Company. Unsurprisingly the Beatles have boosted our...
2014/12/08 18:36
2014/12/08 18:36
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British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran’s track “Thinking Out Loud” returned to the top of the British music singles chart on Sunday, five weeks after it last held the spot, the Official Charts Company...
2014/12/08 09:49
2014/12/08 09:49
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Ryan Tedder has revealed that he has been working with Madonna on material for her new album. The OneRepublic singer, who also writes and produces for other artists, told The Mirror that Madonna's...
2014/12/07 22:37
2014/12/07 22:37
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The new version of “Do They Know It’s Christmas?”, which is being sold to raise money to help victims of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, has been available to download for 99p since 24 November....
2014/12/07 22:16
2014/12/07 22:16
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Bob Geldof watched as his charity single claimed another historic moment by being broadcast on the Palace of Westminster. Band Aid 30′s Do They Know It’s Christmas? featuring a range of the UK’s...
2014/12/05 10:37
2014/12/05 10:37
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The animated Disney hit has not only become the biggest selling release of 2014, but has also overtaken Bond film Skyfall to become the second–biggest selling movie of the decade. Frozen is one of...
2014/12/22 10:04
2014/12/22 10:04
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