UK Chart News| Susan Boyle Makes Chart History!!!


Susan Boyle’s album ‘I Dreamed A Dream’ has officially topped the UK album charts, and also achieved the biggest first week sales for a UK debut album in history.

Boyle sold over 410,000 copies of the album, beating previous debut album first week sales record holders Leona Lewis ‘Spirit’ and Arctic Monkeys ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not’

Susan Boyle also looks to set to become the biggest first week opener of 2009 in the US – reports claim that she will crack one million first week sales when the charts are announced later in the week.

Rihanna and Mariah Carey on the other hand didn’t crack the top ten – Rihanna’s ‘Rated R’ entered at 16 and Mariah Carey’s ‘Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel’ entered at a lowly 23

UK albums chart Top Ten:

Susan Boyle – ‘I Dreamed A Dream’
Black Eyed Peas – ‘The End’
Queen – ‘Absolute Greatest’
Leona Lewis – ‘Echo’
Michael Bublé – ‘Crazy Love’
Lady Gaga – ‘The Fame’
Snow Patrol – ‘Up To Now’
Robbie Williams – ‘Reality Killed The Video Star’
Will Young – ‘The Hits’

UK singles chart Top Ten:

Peter Kay’s Animated All Star Band – ‘The Official BBC Children In Need Medley’
The X Factor Finalists 2009 – ‘You Are Not Alone’
Jason Derulo – ‘Whatcha Say’
Black Eyed Peas – ‘Meet Me Halfway’
Lady Gaga – ‘Bad Romance’
Rihanna – ‘Russian Roulette’
Ke$ha – ‘Tik Tok’
Cheryl Cole – ‘Fight For This Love’
Susan Boyle – ‘Wild Horses’
Leona Lewis – ‘Happy’


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