Paul Sexton

London-based print and broadcast journalist Paul Sexton has been a contributor to Billboard
since the early 1990s. He also writes for such British newspapers as the Sunday Times,
Financial Times and Sunday Express, hosts inflight shows for such airlines as Emirates
and KLM, and makes radio documentaries for BBC Radio 2 and others.

Little Mix

Little Mix, Clean Bandit Still Reign on U.K. Charts

Little Mix secure a second week atop the U.K. album chart with Glory Days (Syco Music/Sony), while Clean Bandit's “Rockabye” (Atlantic/Warner), featuring Sean Paul and Anne-Marie, is the No. 1 single for a fourth week.
Olly Murs with his Official Number 1 Album Award for his album 24 HRS in London on Nov. 17, 2016.

Olly Murs Takes U.K. Album Honors With '24 HRS'

Olly Murs today scores his fourth consecutive U.K. No. 1 album as 24 HRS (RCA/Sony) enters at the top to draw level with One Direction as the most successful X Factor graduate in terms of chart-topping albums. Clean Bandit's “Rockabye” (Atlantic/Warner), featuring Sean Paul and Anne-Marie, starts a second week atop the singles chart.
Olly Murs with his Official Number 1 Album Award for his album 24 HRS in London on Nov. 17, 2016.

Olly Murs Takes U.K. Album Honors With '24 HRS'

Olly Murs today scores his fourth consecutive U.K. No. 1 album as 24 HRS (RCA/Sony) enters at the top to draw level with One Direction as the most successful X Factor graduate in terms of chart-topping albums. Clean Bandit's “Rockabye” (Atlantic/Warner), featuring Sean Paul and Anne-Marie, starts a second week atop the singles chart.
Robbie Williams in 2016

Robbie Williams Claims 'Heavy' U.K. Album Record

Robbie Williams has broken the record for most U.K. No. 1 albums by a British solo artist, debuting at the top with his 11th studio release The Heavy Entertainment Show (Columbia/Sony). Clean Bandit's “Rockabye” (Atlantic/Warner), featuring Sean Paul and Anne-Marie, completes its climb to the top of the singles chart.
James Arthur's "Back From the Edge."

James Arthur's X-Factor Fully Restored With No. 1 U.K. Album

In a U.K. chart week dominated by former X Factor winners on Syco Music/Sony, Little Mix tops the singles list for a third week with “Shout Out To My Ex,” while James Arthur completes a remarkable comeback with a No. 1 album debut for sophomore LP 'Back From The Edge.'

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