Cliff Richard calendar on top of sales

Sir Cliff Richard is proving to be a hotter date than JLS, Justin Bieber and Michael Buble, as he outsells them in the calendar charts.

The pop veteran, who stripped to the waist for one of the shots, at the age of 70, has the biggest-selling male celebrity calendar, according to new figures from

Age has proved to be no barrier to his appeal as the septuagenarian pin-up holds off newcomers.

Sir Cliff has been the all-time biggest seller for calendar maker Danilo, with more than 1.5 million sold over the years.

Amy Worth, head of book buying at, said: “‘The fact that Sir Cliff is holding off competition from the likes of JLS and Justin Bieber shows just how popular he is and it seems that his images will be adorning walls in people’s homes all over the UK from January 1 2011.”