The Long Blondes top the NME Chart

Klaxons are knocked off the top spot

The Long Blondes have topped the NME Chart with ’Giddy Stratospheres’.

The track has knocked Klaxons off the top spot. ’Golden Skans’ falls to Number Five.

New entries on the chart come from The Gossip, who enter at Number Three with ’Standing In The Way Of Control’, Kaiser Chiefs, who are at Number Six with ’Ruby’, CSS at Number Seven with ’Off The Hook’ and The Maccabees, who are at Number Nine with ’About Your Dress’.


Will The Long Blondes be able to retain their top spot next week when The Horrors come back with ’Gloves’?

The Top 10 is:

1. The Long Blondes – ‘Giddy Stratospheres’

2. Biffy Clyro – ‘Semi-Mental’

3. The Gossip – ‘Standing In The Way Of Control’

4. The View – ‘Same Jeans’


5. Klaxons – ‘Golden Skans’

6. Kaiser Chiefs – ‘Ruby’

7. CSS – ‘Off The Hook’

8. Bloc Party – ‘The Prayer’

9. The Maccabees – ‘About Your Dress’

10. Jamie T – ‘Calm Down Dearest’

Go to NME.COM/CHART to vote.


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