Susan Boyle's album on course to be biggest US seller

Susan Boyle's album on course to be biggest US seller

The American dream continues for Britain's Got Talent star Susan Boyle.

Her debut album I Dreamed A Dream is on course to become the top selling US album of 2009 after it sold a further 527,000 copies in its second week at number one.

In a further testament to her wide reaching fame, even nuns at a French church were thrilled to meet the singer this week.

Susan, who volunteered at her local church in West Lothian, Scotland, before finding fame, met the fans during a promotional trip to Paris.

She has often spoken of her religious views and her album - which is expected to still be number one at Christmas - has two hymns on it.

"On a personal level, church is very important to me; it's the central point of my faith, and I recognise that God gives you gifts that you have to use to the best of your ability," says the 48-year-old in a documentary about her rise to fame.

It will be screened on Sunday night after the X Factor final.

Photo: Rex

Thursday December 10, 2009

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