It’s official the Eminem and Rihanna track Love The Way You Lie is the best-selling single of 2010 in the UK. The single sold more then 820,000 copies during it’s release in the summer, and surpassed Youtube records becoming the most viewed video in the 24 hours it was added. Now it is 2010’s best-selling single of a list of 40, compiled by the official Charts company.
In addition to Love The Way You Lie, Rihanna’s own single Only Girl also made the list, coming in at number 9. The list also included contributions from B.O.B.,Usher, Owl City, Bruno Maras, Tinie Tempah and the charity collaboration Everybody Hurts.
With regard to the album charts, there was no surprise as Take That’s Progress is currently the best-selling album of 2010. Progress sold 1.5 million copies and has dominated the perch of the album charts for six weeks.