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Little Mix’s Cannonball doesn’t sell many records

UNSURPRISINGLY, Little Mix’s cover of the Damien Rice track Cannonball is the lowest-selling single from an X Factor winner since 2004. Why is that unsurprising? Well, in the first instance, Little Mix’s Cannonball is one of the worst excuses for a piece of music ever committed to wax and, secondly, everyone kinda wants a new girlgroup to release something uptempo as a first track.

Girls Aloud got Sound Of The Underground. Little Mix got a song that contains despairingly woeful lyrics. 2011 has been a gloomy, gloomy year – the last thing you want someone to sing to you is

The four-piece girl band, who triumphed in the final of the reality show earlier this month (December 11), claimed the Number One spot in the Official UK Singles Chart last night (December 18) and outsold the rest of the Top Five put together.

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Posted: 19th, December 2011 | In: Celebrities | Comment