Brandon Flowers holds off The xx and Hurts to stay top of NME Chart

The Killers man survivors chart battle with the Mercury Prize winners

Brandon Flowers remains top of the NME Chart today (September 13) with his first solo single ‘Crossfire’.

It is The Killers‘ man’s second week at the top off the chart, and sees him hold off Hurts at Number Two and The xx, who have surged back into the top ten with ‘Islands’ following their Barclaycard Mercury Prize win last week (September 7).

The NME Chart Top Ten this week is:

1. Brandon Flowers – ‘Crossfire’
2. Hurts – ‘Wonderful Life’
3. The xx – ‘Islands’
4. Kanye West – ‘Power’
5. Eminem – ‘Not Afraid’
6. Mark Ronson & The Business – ‘Bang Bang Bang’
7. Biffy Clyro – ‘God & Satan’
8. Mumford & Sons – ‘The Cave’
9. Nicki Minaj – ‘Your Love’
10. Pendulum – ‘Witchcraft’

See NME.COM/chart for more, including audio previews of each track.

Listen to NME Radio from 7pm (BST) tonight to hear the full rundown. See NME.COM/radio for details of how to listen.