US charts: Goulding Lights up Hot 100 Top 10

Paul Williams

Goulding's elevation into the chart's top tier follows previous 2012 breakthroughs by fellow Brits Jessie J (Domino), The Wanted (Glad You Came) and One Direction (What Makes You Beautiful).

However, Lights' Top 10 placing has been a long time coming. The track was first released back in May 2011 in the States and is now in its 27th week on the Hot 100, making it the slowest climb into the Top 10 by a female artist not helped by crossover ...

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