1 Compilation albums
Led by the classic Now That’s What I Call… series, sales have soared 20 per cent in the past year and account for a fifth of all album sales.
2 Candy Crush Saga
Sweet success… The video game, made by the developer King — in which players score points by creating rows of matching treats — has shot down Angry Birds to become the world’s number one.
Linguists have reported a rise in young people speaking with two distinct regional accents — one that they use with friends and a more standardised speech for outsiders.