The Official Charts Company Midweek Sales Flash is in, and Robbie Williams' Christmas album is the early front-runner.
The Christmas Present rises 2-1 on sales of 21,814 to lead Rod Stewart's You're In My Heart (16,260 sales), which advances 3-2. Last week's chart-topper Everyday Life by Coldplay dips to No.3, selling 15,783 copies.
The only new entry in the Top 10 is The Best Of The Rock'N'Roll Pioneers by Cliff Richard & The Shadows, which has moved 6,661 units.
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