Little Mix second album enters top 10 US chart

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Little Mix have claimed their second Top 10 album entry on the US Billboard 200 chart.

The former X Factor 2011 winner's latest album Salute has gone in at number six in the US after selling 43,000 copies during its first week on sale.

This is the second time the girl group have made it to the top ten.

It follows their debut album DNA which got to number four on the Billboard 200 last May.

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This made Little Mix the first girl group since The Pussycat Dolls to reach the US top five with their debut album, as well as earning the highest debut US chart position by a British girl group.

Spice Girls previously held the record with their 1996 debut album Spice which charted at number five in America.

DNA also charted in the top ten in seven other countries, including number two in the UK.

Top ten US Billboard 200 album chart

1. Various Artists - Now That's What I Call Music! 49

2. Various Artists - Frozen soundtrack

3. Bruno Mars - Unorthodox Jukebox

4. Toni Braxton and Babyface - Love, Marriage & Divorce,

5. Broken Bells - After the Disco.

6. Little Mix - Salute

7. Beyonce - Beyonce

8. Lorde - Pure Heroine

9. Various Artists - 2014 Grammy Nominees

10.Katy Perry - PRISM

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