Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the US during 1996. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis.
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Date Artist - Title Weeks
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Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men - One Sweet Day 16
Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me 6
Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby 2
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Tha Crossroads 8
2Pac - How Do U Want It 2
Toni Braxton - You're Makin' Me High 1
Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) 14
Blackstreet - No Diggity 4
Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart 11
Source: Billboard

9 different songs hit number one in the US during 1996.

Top 5 Songs of 1996

Number One Song of 1996: Los Del Rio  - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
  1. Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
  2. Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men - One Sweet Day
  3. Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
  4. Tony Rich Project - Nobody Knows
  5. Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby
See the rest of the top 100 songs of 1996.