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Official Charts Advent Calendar 2012: Day 15


Cheryl, Call My Name

By Dan Lane

The countdown to Christmas has begun, so is celebrating by looking back at all the Number 1s of 2012 with our very own virtual Advent Calendar!

For Day 15 of our Advent countdown, we look back at Cheryl’s Call My Name.

Call My Name was the first single to be taken from Cheryl’s third solo album, A Million Lights. Written and produced by Calvin Harris, the track debuted at Number 1 on the Official Singles Chart on June 17 of this year.

During its first week of sale, Call My Name shifted over 152,000 copies and became the then fastest selling single of 2012. It held onto this record for six months before being over taken by X Factor winner James Arthur’s Impossible.To date, Call My Name has sold 417,000 copies, making it the 31st biggest selling single of 2012 so far.

Watch the official video below: