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NEVERMIND THE BOLLOCKS—IT'S THE U.K. TOP 10

Sam Smith Refuses to Stay

Capitol's breakout artist of 2014, Sam Smith, enjoys #1s on both charts, 42 weeks since the release of In the Lonely Hour. Meanwhile, SYCO's bubbling U.K. sensation, Ella Henderson, jumps an impressive #22-12 with her debut full-length, Ghost.

1. Sam SmithIn the Lonely Hour (Capitol)
2. MadonnaRebel Heart (Interscope)*
3. Ed Sheeran, x (Asylum)
4. Noel Gallagher's High Flying BirdsChasing Yesterday (Sour Mash)
5. George EzraWanted on Voyage (Columbia)
6. Paloma FaithA Perfect Contradiction (RCA)
7. Rebecca FergusonLady Sings the Blues (RCA)*
8. Taylor Swift1989 (EMI)
9. Royal BloodRoyal Blood (Warner Bros.)
10. OvertonesSweet Soul Music (Warner Music Entertainment)

On the singles side, Smith's collaboration with John Legend for "Lay Me Down" tops the chart; it's currently Top 15 at Radio 2, and the track just made an astounding #132-20 leap at Heart. BRITs' Critics' Choice Award recipient James Bay rounds out the Top 10 on both the official singles' chart and Radio 1's chart.

1. Sam Smith f/John Legend, "Lay Me Down" (Capitol/Columbia)*
2. Years & Years, "King" (Polydor)
3. Flo Rida f/Sage the Gemini, "GDFR" (Atlantic)*
4. Ellie Goulding, "Love Me Like You Do" (Polydor)
5. Rihanna, Kanye West & Paul McCartney, "FourFiveSeconds" (Roc Nation)
6. Hozier, "Take Me to Church" (Ruby Works)
7. Weeknd, "Earned It" (Republic/XO)
8. Usher f/Juicy J, "I Don't Mind" (RCA)*
9. Mark Ronson f/Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk" (Columbia)
10. James Bay, "Hold Back the River" (Virgin)

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