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X Factor finalist Cher Lloyd tops singles chart

Cher Lloyd
Image caption Lloyd came fourth in last year's X Factor final

Former X Factor finalist Cher Lloyd has topped the singles chart with her debut release Swagger Jagger.

Lloyd knocked previous X Factor finalists JLS off the top spot, with She Makes Me Wanna, featuring Dev, falling to number two.

The late Amy Winehouse's Grammy-winning Back to Black topped the album chart for a second week; her first album Frank rose two places to number three.

Adele's album 21 is at number two while her first album 19 is at number four.

Beyonce's album 4 fell two places from number three to number five.

Lloyd said of her chart placing: "Having a number one was the best thing I could have asked for."

Glad You Came by The Wanted fell one place to number three in the singles chart while The A Team by Ed Sheeran stayed at number four.

Louder by DJ Fresh featuring Sian Evans dropped two places to number five.

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