'Glee' holiday album hits No. 1

The "Glee" holiday collection.

The "Glee" holiday collection.

, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 12:55 PM ET

The "Glee" holiday collection will be the soundtrack to plenty of Christmas soirees this year.

Yuletide shoppers helped the set jump from No. 3 to No. 1 with sales of 23,000 copies, according to data compiled by Nielsen SoundScan.

To the delight of record execs, it has now racked up 81,000 since its release four weeks ago.

The big move bumped Susan Boyle's "The Gift" (21,000) from the top spot down to No. 2, while Taylor Swift went the other way, rising two notches to No. 3.

The Black Eyed Peas' "The Beginning" dropped two to No. 4, Justin Bieber's "My Worlds Acoustic" slipped one to No. 5, Rihanna's "Loud" occupied the No. 7 slot, and "MuchDance 2011" shot up three rungs to No. 7.

Closing out the top 10 was Bon Jovi's "Greatest Hits" at No. 8, "Glee, The Music Volume 4" at No. 9, and Pink Martini's "Joy to the World" at No. 10.

In the U.S., Susan Boyle remained on top, followed by Taylor Swift in second, the "Glee Christmas Album" in third, T.I.'s "No Mercy" in fourth, and Jackie Evancho's "O Holy Night in fifth. "


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