Bookmakers are taking bets on the 2019 Christmas number 1 predictions. Many famous singers are competing for the title. Last year LadBaby’s “We Built This City” took the crown. According to online gambling sites in the European Union, this year he is back with another extraordinary cover to repeat his success. Above all, who will challenge him this year?
In the United Kingdom the Christmas number ones are the top singles of the UK single charts in the week of Christmas. This traditional chart has history of 65 years. Sometimes these are novelty or charity songs. And sometimes these songs are Christmas themed. Many of them have become the bestselling records for the whole year.
2019 Christmas number 1 predictions: Ladbaby is back
Last year this 31-year old internet sensation and a dad-blogger Mark Hoyle had a novelty song. The song about the sausage rolls won the hearts of the British. By the same token raising funds for the food bank charity The Trussell Trust. The company which has mission to end poverty in Britain bought 70,000 food packages for the poor.
Now he is back with a fresh offer for the Christmas chart winning. This year the YouTube star returns with his family. The cover they present this year is the cheerful rework for Joan Jett’s I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll. This version is titled I Love Sausage Rolls linking to their fame-bringing last song. In addition, all the funds raised by it are again going to go to the same cause to The Trussell Trust.
Ladbaby is confident about raising funds for charity again by successfully scoring two Christmas number ones in a row. This confidence just came a couple of weeks ago. He confessed in an interview that he was not going to do another song. But spending some time with the charity company and the fans he made up his mind and came up with the new song. Sitting with his family and going through top karaoke songs they chose to do one of the peoples’ favorites: Joan Jett’s I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll. The betting odds for LadBaby with his cover for charity at 1xBET Sportsbook are as high as 1.12.
The classic and the new
With this in mind, we should also discuss the other top candidates of 2019 Christmas number 1 predictions. In other words, the classics, the rap and pop, it’s all there. Namely Mariah Carey, Wham!, Stormzy, James Blunt, and others.
Let’s start with the history of the classics who are returning to fight for the crown: Wham! and Mariah Carey. Neither Wham’s “Last Christmas”, nor the Mariah’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” have ever reached the Christmas number one. Nonetheless, this year the songs have heavy back-up by various campaigners. But 1xBet Sportsbook does not believe in their luck giving them the winning odds of 21 and 34 accordingly.
The next favorite for the betting companies is the rapper and singer Stormzy. He released a new album named “Heavy Is The Head” with the track “Own it”. In the meantime, he leads the Apple Music’s chart. Comparatively, the single featuring Ed Sheeran and Burna Boy has the chances for winning with odds of 7.
The next candidate for the leader of the chart is James Blunt with his song “Monsters“. There is a big support for this single. This is another song which will donate its royalties to a fund. The funds are for the Armed Forces charity Help for Heroes. The singer-songwriter is an ex-soldier who teamed up with The Sun to win the festive race. However, the emotional ballad dedicated to the father of the singer has only winning odds of 13 on 1xBET Sportsbook.
Anyhow, don’t forget to check on online sportsbook news in the European Union to stay updated on the topic.