CHRISTIE BEATS PRESLEY IN UK SINGLES CHART

It's another hight entry for the rock'n'roll king -but he can't dislodge ’(Is This The Way To) Amarillo’...

TONY CHRISTIE’s ’(IS THIS THE WAY TO) AMARILLO’ has stayed on top of UK singles chart for a sixth week,seeing off another challenge from ELVIS PRESLEY tonight (April 24).

The King’s re-release programme, which saw ‘The Wonder Of You’ smash into the Top Five last week, sees him go at Number Two this week with ‘Way Down’, which was a UK Number One shortly after his death in 1977.

Other new entries in the Top Ten include Bodyrockers at Three with ‘I Like The Way’, Nine Inch Nails at Seven with ‘The Hand That Feeds’ and Caesars at Eight with ‘Jerk It Out’.

This week’s Top Ten UK singes are:

1. Tony Christie – ‘(Is This The Way To) Amarillo’

2. Elvis Presley – ‘Way Down’

3. Bodyrockers – ‘I Like The Way’

4. Will Smith – ‘Switch’

5. Razorlight – ‘Somewhere Else’

6. Clara ft Missy Elliott – ‘1 2 Step’

7. Nine Inch Nails – ‘The Hand That Feeds’

8. Caesars – ‘Jerk It Out’

9. Mario – ‘Let Me Love You’

10. 50 Cent – ‘Candy Shop’

In the album chart, Akon’s ‘Trouble’ hits the summit, dislodging Basement Jaxx, who fall to Two with their ‘Singles’ compilation.