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Kings of Leon Sit Atop British Albums Chart

October 25, 2010 (8:04 am) GMT
The band score a new record for digital sales in any album's opening week after selling 49,000 downloads.

are at the top of the U.K. albums chart after selling more copies of "" in its first week than any other release this year. The band scored a new record for digital sales in any album's opening week after selling 49,000 downloads and 183,000 copies. "Come Around Sundown" is the rockers' third number one in the U.K.

British singer came second with "In and out of Consciousness" while London rapper 's "Disc Overy" was third and came fourth with a new compilation of remastered hits.

Newlywed who married funnyman in India on Saturday, October 23, rounded out the top five with "". The pop star also held the number five spot in the singles chart with new entry "Firework".

But it was who had the best-selling single of the week with "Just the Way You Are", holding off competition from "Heart Vacancy" by British boyband . Dance anthem "Barbra Streisand" by Duck Sauce and 's "Forget You" came in third and fourth, respectively.

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