Fans of Ludacris have handed the rapper a terrific pre-Christmas gift by giving him the second American number one album of his career.

The hip-hop star's THE RED LIGHT DISTRICT sold 322,000 units in its first week on sale to enter the US charts at the top.

Teen queen Lindsay Lohan also had an impressive sales week on the Billboard album charts - the actress' debut, Speak, entered the charts at number four, with sales of 261,000.

16/12/2004 05:47