Bestselling UK Christmas Number 1s of All Time

Which Christmas chart-toppers sold the most copies – and are any of them actually Christmas songs?

Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ reaches UK No 1, 26 Years After Release

After 26 years Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want For Christmas’ finally makes its way to No 1 of the UK Charts.

The story behind the festive hit ‘Merry Christmas Everyone’

Shakin’ Stevens has revealed the process that went into making what has become a Christmas classic dusted off every December, the hit ‘Merry Christmas Everyone’. In an interview with the Guardian Shakin’ Stevens reveals how…

A Taste of Quo: I Cant Wait for Christmas Day: Charity Christmas Number 1

Cardiff based Status Quo Tribute band “A Taste Of Quo” are entering the race for a spot in the converted Christmas charts with their 70’s hit inspired song “I Can’t Wait For Christmas Day”.

55 Years Ago Today In Music

RouteNote has decided to bring a week-by-week account of the UK Top Forty on this day 55 years ago. The only two actual solid functions of this probably being that either you could maybe win yourself…

Rage At No.1

The announcement was out by 2:30pm on Sunday, and leaked onto the internet long before the 7pm embargo that the Official Charts Company had set in their press release – Rage Against The Machine are…