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Last Updated: Monday December 28 2009 11:43 GMT

Joe finally gets to number one

Joe McElderry

It's a late Christmas present for X Factor winner Joe McElderry, as he's finally made it to number one.

Joe lost out to Rage Against the Machine in the race for Christmas number one last week.

But The Climb sold 196,000 copies in its second week on release, pushing the rock band's tune Killing in the Name down to number two.

"This had been the best Christmas ever and I want to wish everyone a very happy new year," said Joe.

Completing the top 10 were Journey, Rihanna, Robbie Williams and Kesha.

In the album charts, Michael Buble's Crazy Love replaced Susan Boyle's I Dreamed a Dream at the top.