JLS score second number one single of the year

Former X Factor act knock judge Cole off peak

JLS, the boyband who rose to fame on last year’s X Factor show, are tonight the number one act in Britain with their second single.

The track, ‘Everybody in Love’, has knocked show judge Cheryl Cole from the top where she has been for a fortnight with ‘Fight For This Love’.

According to the Official Charts Company, JLS are the first British act to score two number ones in one year since McFly in 2006.


Girls Aloud singer Cole remains at number one on the album charts with debut long-player ‘3 Words’. Bon Jovi have seen their new album ‘The Circle’ enter the chart at number two, Foo Fighters ‘Greatest Hits’ enters at four, while classical singer Katherine Jenkins makes number nine with ‘The Ultimate Collection’.

Other new entries on the top 10 are Kesha‘s ‘Tik Tok at number six and Chase & Status feat. Plan B’s ‘End Credit at nine. Snow Patrol enter at 15 with new track ‘Just Say Yes’.

The UK top 10 singles this week are:
1. JLS – ‘Everybody In Love’
2. Cheryl Cole – ‘Fight For This Love’
3. The Black Eyed Peas – ‘Meet Me Halfway’
4. Jay Sean (feat. Lil Wayne) – ‘Down’
5. Alexandra Burke (feat. FloRida) – ‘Bad Boys’
6. Kesha – ‘Tik Tok’
7. Michael Buble – ‘Haven’t Met You Yet’
8. Westlife – ‘What About Now’
9. Chase & Status (feat. Plan B) – ‘End Credits’
10. Lady Ga Ga – ‘Bad Romance’