BAND AID BEATS THE ‘ODDS’!

The all-star charity tune beats the strong challenge of Steve Brookstein...

The BAND AID 20 version of ‘DO THEY KNOW IT’S CHRISTMAS?’ has seen off ‘X FACTOR’ contestant STEVE BROOKSTEIN to stay top of the UK Singles Chart tonight (December 26).

The all-star charity tune saw off the reality TV winner’s version of Phil Collins’ 1984 Number Two ‘Against All Odds’.

The full Top Ten is:

1. Band Aid 20 – ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’

2. Steve Brookstein – ‘Against All Odds’

3. Ronan Keating feat. Yusuf Islam – ‘Father And Son’

4. Kylie Minogue – ‘I Believe In You’

5. Lemar – ‘If There’s Any Justice’

6. Ice Cube feat Mack 10 & Ms Toi – ‘You Can Do It’

7. Green Day – ‘Boulevard of Broken Dreams’

8. Merrion/McCall/Kensit – ‘I Got You Babe/Soda Pop’

9. Girls Aloud – ‘I’ll Stand By You’

10. Natasha Bedingfield – ‘Unwritten’

In the Album Chart, Robbie Williams’ greatest hits compilation held onto the top slot, seeing off the challenges of Il Divo, Scissor Sisters and U2.