Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the UK during 2008. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis. In the early years of the UK chart, occasionally two songs were at number one simultaneously. This will be indicated with two asterisks.
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« 2007 2008 Number One Songs 2009 »
Date Artist - Title Weeks
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« 2007 2008 Number One Songs 2009 »
December 23 2007 – January 12 2008 Leon Jackson - When You Believe 3
January 13 – February 16 2008 Basshunter - Now You're Gone 5
February 17 – March 22 2008 Duffy - Mercy 5
March 23 – April 19 2008 Estelle - American Boy 4
April 20 – May 17 2008 Madonna feat. Justin Timberlake - 4 Minutes 4
May 18 – 24 2008 Ting Tings - That's Not My Name 1
May 25 – June 7 2008 Rhianna - Take a Bow 2
June 8 – 21 2008 Mint Royale - Singin' In The Rain 2
June 22 – 28 2008 Coldplay - Viva la Vida 1
June 29 – July 5 2008 Ne-Yo - Closer 1
July 6 – August 2 2008 Dizzee Rascal and Calvin Harris - Dance Wiv Me 4
August 3 – 9 2008 Kid Rock - All Summer Long 1
August 10 – September 13 2008 Katy Perry - I Kissed A Girl 5
September 14 – October 4 2008 Kings of Leon - Sex On Fire 3
October 5 – 25 2008 Pink - So What 3
October 26 – November 1 2008 Girls Aloud - The Promise 1
November 2 – 22 2008 The X Factor Finalists - Hero 3
November 24 – 30 2008 Beyonce - If I Were A Boy 1
November 30 – December 6 2008 Take That - Greatest Day 1
December 7 – 20 2008 Leona Lewis - Run 2
December 21 2008 – January 10 2009 Alexandra Burke - Hallelujah 3

21 different songs hit number one in the UK during 2008.