(popmusiclife) Justin Bieber's "Believe" has topped the UK album chart. The Official Charts Company reports Bieber scores his first UK #1 album in a close race, holding off competition from Cheryl Cole's "A Million Lights" and outselling it by just over 3,000 copies.
Paloma Faith's "Fall To Grace" is up two places to Number 3, followed by Emeli Sande's "Our Version Of Events" at 4, while Amy MacDonald's "Life In A Beautiful Light" completes this week's Official Albums Chart Top 5.
In the US, Bieber's "Believe" it is expected to sell 410,000 copies this week - the largest first-week sales of any album this year. more on this story