Adele set to beat Radiohead for UK number one

Adele's 21 (XL) has sold some 42,500 copies so far this week, according to OCC sales flashes, more than twice that of its nearest competitor, Radiohead's The King Of Limbs (Ticker Tape / XL), which was finally released in stores yesterday after being on sale for a month via the band's website.

21 has already spent nine consecutive weeks at number one in the UK, equalling the 21st Century record set by The Beatles' 1 in 2000 / 1.

That ...

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