Sam Bailey is Christmas No.1 but how well did she sell?

Prison officer Sam Bailey from Leicester has triumphed over teenager Nicholas McDonald to be named the 2013 X Factor winner.

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Sam Bailey expected to be Christmas Number 1

Leicester singer, Sam Bailey, is expected to be Christmas Number One, when the chart is announced later today.

Sam Bailey signing copies of her record at a store in Leicester Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire/Press Association Images

She has wowed audiences throughout the X Factor competition, and following her win last Sunday, released Skyscraper, which looks to be heading for the top spot over Christmas this year.

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