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Libertines have claimed Number One in the NME CHART.

‘What Become Of The Likely Lads?’ is new at the top spot in the week that Pete Doherty scores two places in the chart, with Babyshambles’ ‘Killamangiro’ in at Three.

The other new entry on the chart comes from White Stripes, at Seven with ’Jolene’, while last week’s Number One, The Futureheads’ ‘Meantime’, drops to Five.

This week’s Top Ten runs:

1. The Libertines – ‘What Became Of The Likely Lads?’

2. Kasabian – ‘Processed Beats’

3. Babyshambles – ‘Killamangiro’

4. Bloc Party – ‘Helicopter’

5. The Futureheads – ‘Meantime’

6. Kings Of Leon – ‘The Bucket’

7. The White Stripes – ‘Jolene’

8. Franz Ferdinand – ‘This Fire’

9. The Kaiser Chiefs – ‘I Predict A Riot’

10. Goldie Lookin’ Chain – ‘Your Mother’s Got A Penis’