Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the US during 2012. 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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LMFAO - Sexy and I Know It 2
Rihanna feat. Calvin Harris - We Found Love 10 (2)
Adele - Set Fire to the Rain 2
Kelly Clarkson - Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) 3 (2)
Katy Perry - Part of Me 1
Kelly Clarkson - Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) 3 (1)
fun. feat. Janelle Monae - We Are Young 6
Gotye feat. Kimbra - Somebody That I Used to Know 8
Carly Rae Jepsen - Call Me Maybe 9
Flo Rida - Whistle 2 (1)
Taylor Swift - We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together 3 (2)
Flo Rida - Whistle 2 (1)
Taylor Swift - We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together 3 (1)
Maroon 5 - One More Night 9
Rihanna - Diamond 3
Bruno Mars - Locked Out of Heaven 6
Source: Billboard Magazine

13 different songs hit number one in the US during 2012.

Top 5 Songs of 2012

Number One Song of 2012: Gotye feat. Kimbra - Somebody That I Used to Know
  1. Gotye feat. Kimbra - Somebody That I Used To Know
  2. Carly Rae Jepsen - Call Me Maybe
  3. fun. feat. Janelle Monae - We Are Young
  4. Maroon 5 feat. Wiz Khalifa - Payphone
  5. Ellie Goulding - Lights
See the rest of the top 100 songs of 2012.