Christmas Number Ones since 2008

  • 2012 - 'He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother' - The Justice Collective
  • 2011 - 'Wherever You Are' - Military Wives with Gareth Malone
  • 2010 - 'When We Collide' - Matt Cardle
  • 2009 - 'Killing In The Name' - Rage Against The Machine
  • 2008 - 'Hallelujah' - Alexandra Burke

Read: Sam Bailey wins battle for Christmas number one


X Factor's Sam Bailey gets Christmas top spot

X Factor winner Sam Bailey has won the battle for this year's Christmas number one. The 36-year-old former prison officer sold twice as many copies of her single, Skyscraper, than US star Pharrell Williams in second.