John Lewis Christmas advert 2017: Elbow tipped for Christmas Number One
The band, whose cover of The Beatles’ Golden Slumbers is the soundtrack to this year’s clip, have been given odds of 6/1 by Paddy Power to reach the summit on the chart issued December 22.
Only George Michael (13/8), Ed Sheeran (4/1) and Mariah Carey (4/1) have better odds.
If the Moz the Monster-endorsed Golden Slumbers does go all the way, it will be the first John Lewis Christmas ad song since 2013 to do so.
Lily Allen’s Somewhere Only We Know was the last song on the retailer’s festive treat to hit No1, with last year’s track - One Day I’ll Fly Away by Vaults - going no higher than... read more
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