Bruno Mars on track to beat Rihanna in UK singles chart

Plus Adele, British Sea Power and Plan B also on course to feature

Bruno Mars‘ new single ‘Grenade’ looks set to oust Rihanna and Drake‘s ‘What’s My Name’ from the Number One position in the UK Singles Chart on Sunday (January 16).

‘What’s My Name’ is currently at Number Three, according to official midweek figures released today (12), with Jessie J‘s ‘Do It Like A Dude’ the midweek Number Two.

Meanwhile, Adele‘s 2008 cover of Bob Dylan‘s ‘Make You Feel My Love’ continues its climb in the UK charts, rising from Number 27 to Number 5 in the midweeks following extensive use in The X Factor.

Despite her slip in the singles chart, Rihanna looks set to hold onto the Number One album next Sunday, with ‘Loud’ keeping Plan B‘s ‘The Defamation Of Strickland Banks’ at Number Two in the midweek update. British Sea Power‘s new album ‘Valhalla Dancehall’ is the midweek Number 16.

Check NME.COM this Sunday at 7pm (GMT) for the full chart results.