‘Gangnam Style’, Mumford & Sons claim top single and album spots in the UK
UK CHARTS – 30th SEPTEMBER 2012
Korean singer ‘Psy’ has claimed a huge number one single this week with his viral hit ‘Gangham Style.’ Helped along by catchy dance routine and lots of celebrity tweets he has become the first K-Pop artist to score a number one single in the UK.
The Script fall to number two this week whilst DJ Fresh is the highest new entry at number 13 Paloma Faith enjoys some John Lewis inspired success entering at number 16 with her single taken from their new advertising campaign. Taylor Swift also enters with ‘Begin Again’ at number 30.
Over on the album charts the lovable Mumford and Sons enter at number one with the fastest-selling album of 2012 so far, shifting 159,000 in a week. Green Day entered at number two but with 66% less sales that the ‘Sons.
Pink falls one place to three with The Truth About Love, while last week’s chart-toppers The Killers fall three to four with Battle Born.
Britain’s Got Talent runners-up Jonathan & Charlotte score a new entry at five with their debut ‘Together.’
Deadmau5 enters at nine with new album >album title goes here<. No Doubt also ‘Push and Shove’ their way to number 16: