Watch Lily Allen, ‘X Factor’ vs Jeff Buckley for ‘Hallelujah’, Smiths in video news

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This week’s NME Music News is available to watch now on NME.COM (scroll down for the video).

Today’s (December 19) round-up takes us through this week’s top news stories, including Lily Allen getting in trouble with her record company for covering Britney Spears, the chart showdown between ‘The X Factor’ and Jeff Buckey in the UK Christmas singles chart, Johnny Marr on The Smiths reunion and more.

The NME Music News video is available online every Friday.

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