NEW YORK — The Kings of Leon are the kings of the iTunes album charts for 2009.

The Nashville, Tenn., rock group have the top-selling CD with "Only by the Night." They are followed by the "Twilight" soundtrack, Lady Gaga's "The Fame" and Taylor Swift's "Fearless."

The Black Eyed Peas' "Boom Boom Pow" is iTunes' best-selling single. Other songs in the top 10 include Flo Rida's "Right Round," Lady Gaga's "Poker Face" and another Black Eyed Peas' hit "I Gotta Feeling." Miley Cyrus' "Party in the U.S.A." is No. 7 on the singles list.

"The Essential Michael Jackson" is No. 6 in the album top 10. ITunes declared Jackson its artist of the year.

ITunes released its year-end data — taken from December 2008 to this December — on Tuesday.



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