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British acts dominate 20 biggest selling debut albums of 2011

British acts have dominated the official list of the biggest selling debut albums in 2011, The Official Charts Company has confirmed. 

This has been one of the most important times for British music in recent years and it really shows as Katy B, Jessie J, Ed Sheeran and Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds all feature in the Top 10. 

Jessie J's full-length first studio album, 'Who You Are', has topped the poll at No.1, Ed Sheeran's impressive record '+' is right behind at No.2 and Noel Gallagher's debut with his High Flying Birds is at No.3.

Jay-Z and Kanye West's collaborative project 'Watch The Throne' has made it to No.10 and former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger is at No.7 with 'Killer Love'. The full list is as follows:

01. 'Who You Are' - Jessie J
02. '+' - Ed Sheeran
03. 'Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds' - Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
04. 'What Did You Expect From The Vaccines' – The Vaccines
05. 'On A Mission' - Katy B 
06. 'Different Gear Still Speeding' - Beady Eye 
07. 'Killer Love' - Nicole Scherzinger 
08. 'Let Them Talk' - Hugh Laurie 
09. 'Letters' - Matt Cardle
10. 'Watch The Throne' - Watch The Throne
11. 'Hell: The Sequel' - Bad Meets Evil
12. 'Welcome Reality' - Nero 
13. 'Lovestrong' - Christina Perri
14. 'Sticks & Stones' - Cher Lloyd
15. 'Black and White' - Wretch 32
16. 'Colour Of The Trap' - Miles Kane
17. 'Torches' - Foster The People
18. 'Light After Dark' - Clare Maguire
19. 'Mine and Yours' - Mary Byrne
20. 'Alexis Jordan' - Alexis Jordan

Watch Jessie J's live subway performance of 'Who You Are' here:

 

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