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THIS LAST WKS ON ARTIST / TITLE LABEL/CATALOGUE NUMBER (DISTRIBUTOR) WK WK CHRT (PRODUCER)


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RIHANNA Unapologetic Def Jam 3722074 (ARV) (Various)


2 12 ONE DIRECTION Take Me Home Syco 88725439642 (ARV) (Rami/Falk/Gosling/Bunetta/Ryan/Fogelmark/Nedler/Shellback/Dr. Luke/KoOoLkOjAk/Cirkut/Robson)


LITTLE MIX Dna Syco 88691938472 (ARV) (Mac/TMS/Stannard/Powell/Howes/DAPO/Dean/Higgins/Xenomania/Future Cut/Levine/Ball/Pegasus)


LED ZEPPELIN Celebration Day Atlantic/Rhino/Swansong 8122796881 (ARV) 1 (Carruthers/Parsons)


MICHAEL BUBLE Christmas Reprise 9362494697 (ARV) 6 (Foster/Rock/Gatica)


6 22 ROD STEWART Merry Christmas, Baby Verve 3710368 (ARV) (Foster/Stewart/Savigar)


SUSAN BOYLE Standing Ovation: The Greatest Songs From The Stage Syco 88725435722 (ARV) (Stannard)


8 7 41 EMELI SANDE Our Version Of Events Virgin CDV3094 (E) 3 (Spencer/Haynie/Naughty Boy/Mojam/Herman/Millard/Harrison/Craze/Hoax/Keys/Sande/Slater/Aikins)


9 43 ANDRE RIEU & JOHANN STRAUSS ORCHESTRA Magic Of The Movies Decca 3715423 (ARV) (A.Rieu/JP Rieu/Jacobs/Vermeulen)


10 53 ROBBIE WILLIAMS Take The Crown Island 3716804 (ARV) (Jacknife Lee)


11 32 THE ROLLING STONES Grrr! Polydor 3710816 (ARV) (Various)


12 94 CALVIN HARRIS 18 Months Columbia/Fly Eye 88697859231 (ARV) (Harris/Romero/Reynolds/Knight/Francis)


13 N 14 N


15 6 2 16 14 9 17 12 3


EXAMPLE The Evolution Of Man MoS MOSART6 (ARV) (Benga/Smith/Feed Me/TommyTrash/Alesso/Dirty South/Sheldrake/Lowe/Skream/Harris/Dada Life/Francis/AN21/Vangeli/Laidback Luke/Flux Pavilion/MOAM/Joker/Dyro)


AC/DC Live At River Plate Columbia 0887654123824 (ARV) (Oldham)


ALFIE BOE Storyteller Decca 3710614 (ARV) (Hedges)


MUMFORD & SONS Babel Gentlemen Of The Road/Island 0892038002626 (ARV) (Dravs)


MILITARY WIVES Stronger Together Decca 3710695 (ARV) (Cohen)


18 11 63 ED SHEERAN + Asylum 5249864652 (ARV) 5 (Gosling/Hugall/Sheeran/No I.D)


19 13 27 FUN. Some Nights Atlantic/Fueled By Ramen 7567882628 (ARV) 1 (Bhasker/Haynie/JakeOne)


20 17 5


TAYLOR SWIFT Red Mercury/Big Machine 3717314 (ARV) (Chapman/Swift/Huff/Wilson/Martin/Shellback/Jacknife Lee/Bhasker)


21 8 43 LANA DEL REY Born To Die Polydor/Stranger 2787091 (ARV) (Haynie/Parker/Berger/Robopop/Bhasker/Daly/Sneddon/Bauer-Mein/Nowels/Braide/Shux/Skarbek/Howe)


22 26 13 RITA ORA Ora Columbia/Roc Nation 88725458362 (ARV) (Switch/Diplo/Nash/The Runners/The Monarch/Chase & Status/Stargate/Kurstin/FT Smith/Loco/De Martino/Taylor/will.i.am/M.Linney/B.Linney/DJ Fresh)


23 22 10 PINK The Truth About Love RCA 88725452422 (ARV) (Kurstin/Bhasker/Walker/Hill/Haynie/Martin/Shellback/Mann/Schuler/Dj Khalil/Chin Injeti/Tracklacers/Wilson/tbc)


24 15 26 PALOMA FAITH Fall To Grace RCA 88691955512 (ARV) (Hooper/Gosling/Al Shux/Arnold)


25 18 4 26 16 3 27 20 6 28 27 4


29 N 31 19 3


33 23 9 34 10 2


36 29 8 37 31 6


KYLIE MINOGUE The Abbey Road Sessions Parlophone P0150222 (E) 1 (Anderson/Elliot)


JLS Evolution RCA 88725469482 (ARV) (Crawford/Dem Jointz/Reynolds/MNEK/The Runners/Anderson/Anderson II/Jerkins/Dawson/TMS/Buelna/Guinto/Reyes/Rogers/The MIDI Mafia)


THE LUMINEERS The Lumineers Decca 3712589 (ARV) (Hadlock)


EVA CASSIDY The Best Of Eva Cassidy Blix Street G210206 (ADA Arv) (Biondo/Cassidy/Williams)


WHITNEY HOUSTON I Will Always Love You - The Best Of Whitney Houston Arista 88765413932 (ARV) (Various)


30 33 11 THE SCRIPT 3 Epic/Phonogenic 88725415472 (ARV) (O’Donoghue/Sheehan/Frampton/Barry/Kipner)


ANDREA BOCELLI Opera Decca 4784376 (ARV) (Barry/Cornall/Mottley/McLauchlan/Engel)


32 25 53 ONE DIRECTION Up All Night Syco 88697843642 (ARV) (Various)


JONATHAN & CHARLOTTE Together Syco 88725443632 (ARV) 1 (Stack/Furmidge)


GREEN DAY Dos! Reprise 9362494621 (ARV) (Green Day/Cavallo)


35 24 10 THE KILLERS Battle Born Vertigo 3711875 (ARV) (The Killers/Lillywhite/Taylor/O’Brien/Price/Lanois)


MUSE The 2nd LawHelium 3 2564656876 (ARV) 1 (Muse)


JAKE BUGG Jake Bugg Mercury 3707053 (ARV) (Archer/Crossey/Prime/Hart/Hunt)


38 39 22 MAROON 5 Overexposed A&M/Octone/Polydor 3704278 (ARV) (Martin/Shellback/Blanco/Robopop/Levine/MdL/Tedder/Zancanella/Passovoy/West/Valentine/Farrar/Rotem/Kang/Spiegel/Supreme Cuts/Maroon 5)


THIS LAST WKS ON ARTIST / TITLE LABEL/CATALOGUE NUMBER (DISTRIBUTOR) WK WK CHRT (PRODUCER)


39 36 24 ALT-J An Awesome Wave Infectious INFECT134CD (PIAS) 1 (Andrew)


40 40 7 41 35 4


43 38 2 44 R


ELLIE GOULDING Halcyon Polydor 3714241 (ARV) (Eliot/Goulding/MONSTA/Spencer/Billboard/Fortis/Parker/Starsmith/Harris)


MICK HUCKNALL American Soul ATCO 2564655789 (ARV) 1 (tbc)


42 34 96 ADELE 21 XL XLCD520 (PIAS) 16 (FT Smith/Rubin/Epworth/Abbiss/Wilson/Adkins)


FOSTER & ALLEN The Ultimate Collection DMG TV DMGTV050 (SDU) (Cullinane/Allen/Foster/Fraser)


NICKI MINAJ Pink Friday... Roman Reloaded Cash Money/Island 2796668 (ARV) 1 (Various)


45 57 52 OLLY MURS In Case You Didn’t Know Epic/Syco 88697940942 (ARV) 2 (The Fearless/Argyle/Brammer/Robson/Future Cut/Frampton/Jordan-Patrikios/Smith/Fitzmaurice/Heelis/Prime/Metrophonic)


46 43 29 LABRINTH Electronic Earth Syco 88691932932 (ARV) (Labrinth/Da Digglar/Ghenea/McKenzie/Williams)


47 41 146 MUMFORD & SONS Sigh No More Gentlemen Of The Road/Island 2722538 (ARV) 41 (Dravs)


48 46 13 OF MONSTERS AND MEN My Head Is An Animal Universal Republic/Island 2798018 (ARV) (Of Monsters and Men/Arnarsson/King)


49 47 5 50 44 5 51 56 8


LAWSON Chapman Square Global Talent/Polydor 3716402 (ARV) (Shanks/Fitzgerald/Wheatley/Blackwell/Dalton/Falk/Rami)


DANIEL O’DONNELL Songs From The Movies ..And More DMG TV DMGTV048 (SDU) (Ryan)


THE OVERTONES Higher Warner Music Entertainment 2564655048 (ARV) (Horn/Future Cut/Afanasieff/Robson/Archer/Hinton)


52 50 34 REBECCA FERGUSON Heaven RCA 88691952562 (ARV) 1 (Eg White/Smith/Taylor/Higgins/Xenomania/Lattimer/Christie/Booker/FT Smith)


53 54 18 PLAN B Ill Manors 679/Atlantic 5310522172 (ARV) 1 (Drew/Al Shux/Plan B/16 Bit/Appapoulay/Labrinth/Milton/McEwan/Fox/The Krauts)


54 58 54 BEN HOWARD Every KingdomIsland 2780336 (ARV) 1 (Bond)


55 45 3 56 N


NE-YO R.E.D. Def Jam 3713426 (ARV) (Taylor/StarGate/Reeva & Black/Phatboiz/H-Money/Laird/Wilson/R.Smith/Kiriakou/Goldstein)


LADY ANTEBELLUM On This Winter’s Night Capitol P4048182 (E) (tbc)


57 53 56 FLORENCE + THE MACHINE Ceremonials Island 2782808 (ARV) 1 (Epworth)


58 51 57 COLDPLAY Mylo Xyloto Parlophone 0875531 (E) 4 (Dravs/Green/Simpson)


59 55 6 61 R


63 52 4 64 49 4


LEONA LEWIS Glassheart Syco 88697963782 (ARV) (FT Smith/Naughty Boy/Loco/Tucker/Abraham/Oligee/Ammo/DeLuxe/Dodds/Jerkins/Tedder/Zancanella/DJ Frank E/Shkreli/Kutzle)


60 70 12 THE VACCINES The Vaccines Come Of Age Columbia 88725444242 (ARV) (Johns)


AC/DC Back In Black Epic 0886443673441 (ARV) 1 (Lange)


62 64 132 MICHAEL BUBLE Crazy Love Reprise 9362496277 (ARV) 83 (Foster/Rock/Gatica/Chang)


MATT CARDLE The Fire So What SFW001 (Essential/GEM) (Cardle/tbc)


THE SOLDIERS The Soldiers DMG TV DMGTV049 (SDU) (Patrick)


65 75 21 JUSTIN BIEBER Believe. Def Jam 3701673 (ARV) (Various)


66 60 11 DAVID GUETTA Nothing But The Beat 2.0 Parlophone PV9739982 (E) (Guetta/Tuinfort/Riesterer/tbc)


67 21 2 68 N


69 R 70 N


71 73 9 73 32 2 75 59 4


SOUNDGARDEN King Animal Vertigo 3718548 (ARV) (Soundgarden/Kasper/Barresi)


THE WHO Live At Hull 1970 Polydor 3711349 (ARV) (tbc)


ROD STEWART Storyteller - The Complete Anthology Warner Brothers 7599259872 (ARV) 1 (Vernon/Gomelsky/Palmer/D’Abo/Most/Dallon/Reizner/Stewart/The Faces/Johns/Dowd/The Hook/ Iovine/Beck/Omartian/Chapman/Ezrin/Taylor/Edwards/Horn)


PORCUPINE TREE Octane Twisted K Scope KSCOPE217 (PROP) (N/A)


GREEN DAY Uno! Reprise 9362494719 (ARV) 1 (Cavallo/Green Day)


72 72 30 QUEEN Greatest Hits Island 2761039 (ARV) (Various)


STEPS Light Up The World Steps STEPSCD001 (ADA Arv) (tbc)


74 62 11 THE XX Coexist Young Turks YT080CD (PIAS) 1 (Smith)


MADNESS Oui, Oui, Si, Si, Ja, Ja, Da, Da Cooking Vinyl COOKCD573X (Essential/GEM) (Langer/Watson/Street/Avila/Andrew/Morris)


Official Charts Company 2012.


AC/DC 14 AC/DC 61 Adele 42 Alt-J 39 Bieber, Justin 65 Bocelli, Andrea 31 Boe, Alfie 15 Boyle, Susan 7 Buble, Michael 5 Buble, Michael 62 Bugg, Jake 37 Cardle, Matt 63 Cassidy, Eva 28


Coldplay 58 Daniel O’Donnell 50 Example 13 Ferguson, Rebecca 52 Florence + The Machine 57


Foster & Allen 43 Fun. 19 Goulding, Ellie 40 Green Day 34 Green Day 71 Guetta, David 66 Harris, Calvin 12


Houston, Whitney 29 Howard, Ben 54 Hucknall, Mick 41 Jls 26


Jonathan & Charlotte 33 Killers, The 35 Labrinth 46 Lady Antebellum 56 Lawson 49 Led Zeppelin 4 Lewis, Leona 59 Little Mix 3 Lumineers, The 27


Madness 75 Maroon 5 38 Military Wives 17 Minaj, Nicki 44 Minogue, Kylie 25 Mumford & Sons 16 Mumford & Sons 47 Murs, Olly 45 Muse 36 Ne-Yo 55 Of Monsters And Men 48


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One Direction 32 Ora, Rita 22 Overtones, The 51 Paloma Faith 24 Pink 23 Plan B 53 Porcupine Tree 70 Queen 72 Rey, Lana Del 21 Rieu, Andre, & Johann Strauss Orchestra 9 Rihanna 1 Rolling Stones, The 11


Sande, Emeli 8 Script, The 30 Sheeran, Ed 18 Soldiers, The 64 Soundgarden 67 Steps 73 Stewart, Rod 6 Stewart, Rod 69 Swift, Taylor 20 Vaccines, The 60 Who, The 68 Williams, Robbie 10 The xx 74


Key Platinum (300,000) Gold (100,000) Silver (60,000) 1m European sales


BPI Awards Singles Swedish House Mafia: Don’t You Worry Child (gold); Coldplay: Viva La Vida (platinum)


30.11.12 MusicWeek29


Albums Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu: Gurrumul (silver); Swedish House Mafia: Until Now (Virgin); Rebecca Ferguson: Heaven (2 x platnium)


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