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Tuesday, 06 November 2012 - 13:28
Elton John Diana tribute tops best-selling single chart
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Sir Elton John's Candle in the Wind tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales has topped a chart of the biggest-selling UK singles of the last 60 years.

The 1997 release sold 4.9 million copies - more than a million more than the second placed track, Band Aid's Do They Know It's Christmas?

The Official Charts Company rundown features 123 records that have sold more than one million copies in the UK.

Seven of the records included sold more than two million copies.

Elton John's double A-side - Something About The Way You Look Tonight/Candle in the Wind 97 - was released in the aftermath of Diana's death in August 1997.

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