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James Arthur has climbed back to number one with 'Impossible'. The X Factor winner has now sold 897,000 copies and already has the fourth best-selling debut single for an X Factor act, behind only 2008 winner Alexandra Burke's 'Hallelujah' (1.2 million), 2005 winner Shayne Ward's 'That's My Goal' (1.1 million) and 2010 winner Matt Cardle's 'When We Collide' (1 million). 'Impossible' has now overtaken 'Gangnam Style' to become the fifth biggest selling single of 2012. will.i.am and Britney Spears climb one place to two with 'Scream and Shout', while Psy's 'Gangnam Style' climbs up to three, with both selling over 110,000 copies each. Olly Murs and Flo Rida climb up three spots to four with 'Troublemaker', while (more) »


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