Ellie Goulding may seem like a pleasant blonde blur to UK music fans at the moment, but in the US, she's hot property right now having sold a million copies of her single, 'Lights'.
The success of her single places Ellie among a number of current UK artists to be enjoying huge sales stateside, a market that British bands have long struggled to break into. Unfortunately, One Direction are among the bands who are currently big news in America, but we can't have everything...
From big names such as Adele and Coldplay to internet sensations and pop producers, check out the bands and artists who are currently slaying the US charts.
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