It has since gone on to sell 498,358 copies. Stay Awake sold 73,402 copies last week. Both singles are included on Example's third album, Playing In The Shadows, which is released today (5th).
Stay Awake won a tough battle for chart honours with the Maroon 5/Christina Aguilera collaboration Moves Like Jagger which - having already topped the charts in The USA, Canada, Denmark and New Zealand - charges to runners-up slot with sales up 26% week-on-week to 73,136, a mere ...
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