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Leona celebrates New Year at top
Leona Lewis
Leona Lewis won ITV1's The X Factor a week before Christmas

X Factor winner Leona Lewis is entering 2007 at the top of the singles chart, after maintaining her hold on the number one slot for a second week.

Last week the 21-year-old stormed the charts, taking the Christmas top spot with debut track A Moment Like This.

Revived boy band Take That's Patience remains at number two, while Beautiful World continues to top the album chart.

Oasis and Snow Patrol, whose Eyes Open is now in its 35th week in the chart, completed the top three albums.

TOP 5 SINGLES
1. A Moment Like This - Leona Lewis
2. Patience - Take That
3. Different World - Iron Maiden
4. Smack That - Akon ft Eminem
5. Truly Madly Deeply - Cascada
Source: Official UK Charts Company

Heavy metal rockers Iron Maiden were the highest new entry in the singles chart, with Different World, at number three.

Akon featuring Eminem climbed five places to number four, with German dance trio Cascada's Truly Madly Deeply rounding out the top five.


SEE ALSO
Snow Patrol's uneasy seat on top
31 Dec 06 |  Entertainment
X Factor's Leona has festive No 1
25 Dec 06 |  Entertainment
Seasonal singles seek chart summit
18 Dec 06 |  Entertainment
Leona crowned winner of X Factor
17 Dec 06 |  Entertainment
Take That's domination continues
17 Dec 06 |  Entertainment

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