will.i.am claims 10th UK number one single…

will.i.am has claimed his tenth UK number one single.

‘It’s My Birthday’, which features Cody Wise, has debuted at number one in the chart, pushing Ariana Grande and Iggy Azalea down to number two with ‘Problem’.

will.i.am scored his first UK number one in 2003 with The Black Eyed Peas’ ‘Where is the Love?’. He has also claimed five number ones as a solo artist.

Ella Henderson’s ‘Ghost’ also moves down one spot to number three, while The Vamps climb 35 places to number four with ‘Somebody To You’.

‘Budapest’ by George Ezra completes the top five, after dropping two places.

Jess Glynne enters the chart at number six with her debut solo release ‘Right Here’. She also has two number one singles after providing vocals for Clean Bandit’s ‘Rather Be’ and Route 94’s ‘My Love’.

MKTO, also known as Malcolm Kelly and Tony Oller, have climbed 71 places with ‘Classic’ and are at number 24.

Matrix and Futurebound enter the top 40 at 38, with ‘Don’t Look Back’.

Source: The Official Charts Company

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