The Prodigy And Kelly Clarkson Top UK Charts

by | 02 March 2009
Subscribe to Prodigy alerts

Invaders Must Die, the new album by the Prodigy, has topped the UK album charts while Kelly Clarkson's new single hit the top singles spot.

The dance act's first original album since 2001 sold 100,000 copies in its first week on release to become one of the fastest-selling albums of the year.

And after breaking a US record for the highest chart climb, former American Idol winner Clarkson experienced a similar surge in the UK, as her single My Life Would Suck Without You jumped from 103 to number one.

Last week's number one, The Fear by Lily Allen, fell to number five while country star Taylor Swift climbed 19 places and Lady GaGa rose by 12 to claim second and third respectively.

The top ten albums in the UK are: (last week's position

1 The Prodigy: Invaders Must Die (-)
2 Kings Of Leon: Only By The Night (1)
3 Lily Allen: It's Not Me, It's You (2)
4 Duffy: Rockferry (4)
5 Lady GaGa: The Fame (7)
6 Elbow: The Seldom Seen Kid (5)
7 Ting Tings: We Started Nothing (8)
8 Take That: The Circus: (16)
9 Fleet Foxes: Fleet Foxes (10)
10 The Killers: Day and Age (6)

The top ten singles in the UK are:

1 Kelly Clarkson: My Life Would Suck Without You
2 Taylor Swift: Love Story
3 Lady GaGa: Poker Face
4 TI feat. Justin Timberlake: Dead and Gone
5 Lily Allen: The Fear
6 Lady GaGa: Just Dance
7 Kings of Leon: Use Somebody
8 Shontelle: T-Shirt
9 Pussycat Dolls feat. Missy Elliott: Whatcha Think About That
10 Alesha Dixon: Breathe Slow

02/03/2009 08:18:00


Tags: Prodigy - Alesha Dixon - American Idol - Duffy - Justin Timberlake - Kelly Clarkson - Kings Of Leon - Lily Allen - Missy Elliott - Pussycat Dolls - Take That - Taylor Swift - The Killers

Subscribe to Prodigy alerts

More Prodigy

Black Keys And The Prodigy To Co-Headline Isle Of Wight 2015

Temperatures may be plummeting in Britain, but we’ve got some sunnier festival news for you. The Isle of Wight festival has announced that the Black...

Head To Europe This Year For The Best Summer Festival Experiences!

We've been seriously pushing US and UK music festivals this year but, it has to be said, there's nowhere quite like Europe.The continent is home...

Creamfields 2013 - Preview

It's only April but Contactmusic already have one eye on the summer. specifically towards Creamfields 2013 which will be taking place at its usual venue...

Prodigy - Take Me To The Hospital Video

Take Me To The Hospital video from The Prodigy The Prodigy release their new single 'Take Me To The Hospital' on August 31st through their...


Prodigy - Warriors Dance Video

Warriors Dance video from The ProdigyWarriors Dance is the second single from The Prodigy's new album 'Invaders Must Die' released earlier this year. Warriors Dance...

Prodigy - Invaders Must Die

Review of The Prodigy's album 'Invaders Must Die'.From one of the biggest bands of the 90's comes album number five, half a decade on since...

Prodigy - Manchester Evening News 23/11/2005

Prodigy Live @ Manchester Evening News 23/11/2005Prodigy; over the last fifteen years have spearheaded the UK dance scene and are largely responsible for bringing it...

Prodigy - Their Law

The ProdigyTheir LawReleased 17th October 2005Kicking off with one of the best songs written by the Prodigy, this album rocks from start to finish. This...



Prodigy Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Prodigy

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All