Delirious? 'History Maker' Single Progressing Well In UK Charts
Last modified: 31 Mar 2010
The Delirious? single 'History Maker' is progressing well in the UK singles chart following it's release on 28th March. According to the Official Chart Company 'History Maker' was at number 6 in the official mid-week charts. The song was played on the UK's biggest mainstream music radio station Radio 1 on the 'Official Chart Update' show on 31st March. The final chart position will be revealed on Sunday 4th April.
For the past few days the two versions of the single, the original studio version and a live version, having been dominating the Amazon charts, resting at the Number 1 and Number 2 spots in the MP3 Songs Chart. The single is also charting highly on the iTunes Top Songs chart, reaching number 6.
'History Maker' has been released as a download single in the UK following a massive Facebook campaign which has seen over 50,000 fans sign up to a group attempting to get a Christian song into the UK Singles Chart for Easter. Fans are urged to download the single between 28th March and 3rd April 2010.
The media have also been showing an interest in the single, with Delirious? frontman Martin Smith being interview live on BBC Radio Five Live to talk about it, and articles appearing on numerous website.
Delirious have said they will donate their proceeds from the singles to the CompassionArt charity, to be shared among projects working around the world. The live version of 'History Maker' is taken from the band's up and coming live album release 'Farewell Show', due for release on 19th April in the UK and 18th May in the USA.