Elvis Presley fans hoping for the King's fourth UK number one this year
(05) have been dealt a blow - after rapper Eminem claimed the top spot
Presley's record label are releasing his 18 number one hits this year (05)
to mark the 70th anniversary of the rock 'n' roller's birth.
Presley's third number one this year (04) IT'S NOW OR NEVER was knocked
from one to two by Eminem's LIKE TOY SOLDIERS, which samples 80s singer
MARTIKA's hit TOY SOLDIERS.
New entries in the top five include celebrity couple Brian McFadden and
Delta Goodrem's duet ALMOST HERE and Bloc Party's double a-side single SO HERE
WE ARE/POSITIVE TENSION.
Ashanti's track ONLY U fell from two to four. Meanwhile, Athlete's second
disc TOURIST went straight to number one in the album charts after being
released last week (31JAN05).