Westlife make a little bit of chart history...

[url=]WESTLIFE have nabbed the number one slot in the first ever official UK download chart.

The Irish boyband released a live version of their 1999 single ‘Flying Without Wings’ as a download to coincide with the launch of the new chart.

Other acts figuring highly in the historic countdown, which was announced on Radio 1 by DJ Scott Mills – include Maroon 5 and Shapeshifters.

However, [/a] comeback tune ‘Bam Thwok’ and [a][/a]’s download single ‘There’s No Such Thing As A Jaggy Snake’.