Ed Sheeran, Eminem, Wham! Vying For UK Honour

Ed Sheeran, Eminem and Wham! are in competition for this year’s No. 1 Christmas spot on the UK charts.

Sheeran is currently in the lead in the annual contest with his Beyoncé collaboration “Perfect,” followed by Eminem’s “River” – featuring Sheeran –while Wham!’s classic “Last Christmas” holds the third spot. The chart-topper will be officially announced on Dec. 22.

Last year’s UK No. 1 spot before Christmas was taken by Clean Bandit’s “Rockabye” featuring Sean Paul and Anne Marie.

Listen to the top three contenders below: