Dizzee Rascal Dances His Way To Third Week At #1

by | 21 July 2008

Dizzee Rascal has held on to the number one spot in the UK singles chart for a third week.

The grime star's track Dance Wiv Me - featuring Calvin Harris - held off the challenge of McFly's new single One For the Radio, which entered at number two.

The foursome's new album, Radio:ACTIVE, was released yesterday and given away free with copies of the Mail on Sunday newspaper.

Madonna's Give It 2 Me was the second highest new entry, at seven, while the Ting Tings entered the chart at number nine with new single Shut Up and Let Me Go.

Basshunter's Now You're Gone debuted at the top of the album chart, pushing Coldplay's Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends into second after five weeks at the top.

Former Texas singer Sharleen Spiteri entered at number three with new album Melody and Billy Joel best of re-entered the albums top ten.

The top ten singles in the UK are: (last week's position)

1 Dizzee Rascal and Calvin Harris: Dance Wiv Me (1)
2 McFly: One For the Radio (-)
3 Kid Rock: All Summer Long (6)
4 Basshunter: All I Ever Wanted (2)
5 Jordan Sparks featuring Chris Brown: No Air (3)
6 Ne-Yo: Closer (4)
7 Madonna: Give It 2 Me (-)
8 Ironik: Stay With Me (5)
9 Ting Tings: Shut Up and Let Me Go (-)
10 Chris Brown: Forever (7)

The top ten albums in the UK are: (last week's position)

1 Basshunter: Now You're Gone (-)
2 Coldplay: Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends (1)
3 Sharleen Spiteri: Melody (-)
4 Duffy: Rockferry (2)
5 Abba: Gold (12)
6 Ting Tings: We Started Nothing (4)
7 Chris Brown: Exclusive (3)
8 Nickelback : All the Right Reasons (8)
9 Billy Joel: Piano Man - The Very Best of (-)
10 Madonna: Hard Candy (14)


21/07/2008 08:36:23


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