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Adele's '21' Is Highest-Selling U.K. Album of the Year

January 31, 2011 (5:01 am) GMT
Her single 'Rolling in the Deep' however only manages to land at three in British singles chart which is topped by Ke$ha's 'We R Who We R'.
Adele

British singer is at the top of the U.K. albums chart after scoring the year's highest records sales so far with "". The hitmaker sold 208,000 copies of the album in its first week of release.

She also recorded the biggest January album sales in five years, since the sold 363,000 copies of their 2006 debut "Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not". Following Adele in the rundown is , whose "" came in at two. 's "", Adele's "" and Green's "" round out the top five respectively.

But it was who topped the British singles chart with "We R Who We R", followed by Bruno Mars' "Grenade" at two. Adele came in at three with "Rolling in the Deep", while 's "Coming Home" and ' "Blind" (feat. Liam Bailey) rounded out the top five.

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