Leon Jackson holds on to Number One spot

X Factor star tops singles chart for second week

X Factor star Leon Jackson has held on to the Number One slot in the UK singles chart today (December 30) with his single ‘When You Believe’.

The song, which bagged the Christmas Number One slot last Sunday (December 23), held of competition from the likes of Leona Lewis and Soulja Boy Tellem to hold on to the top spot.

The Pogues and Kirsty McCall enjoyed a sustained festive bump, charting at Number Nine with their Christmas classic ‘Fairytale Of New York’.

Wham! Also managed to remain in the top forty with their Christmas hit, ‘Last Christmas’, registering at Number 40.

Leona Lewis moved up a place to Number Three with her single, ‘Bleeding Love’.

The Top 10 UK singles are:

1. Leon Jackson – ‘When You Believe’

2. Leona Lewis – ‘Bleeding Love’

3. Soulja Boy Tellem – ‘Crank That (Soulja Boy)’

4. Timbaland Pts Onerepublic – ‘Apologise’

5. Take That – ‘Rule The World’

6. Mark Ronson Ft Amy Winehouse – ‘Valerie’

7. Girls Aloud – ‘Call The Shots’

8. T2 Ft odie Aysa – ‘Heartbroken’

9. The Pogues Ft Kirsty McCall ‘ ‘Farytale Of New York’

10. The Hoosiers – ‘Goodbye Mr A’

The Top 10 UK albums are:

1. Leona Lewis – ‘Spirit’

2. Westlife – ‘Back Home’

3. Michael Buble – ‘Call me Irresponsible’

4. Andrea Bocelli – ‘Vivere – The best Of’

5. The Eagles – ‘Long Road Out Of Eden’

6. Led Zeppelin – ‘Mothership’

7. Shayne Ward – ‘Breathless’

8. Take That – ‘Beautiful World’

9. Amy Winehouse – ‘Back To Black: Deluxe Edition’

10. Amy Winehouse – ‘Back To Black’