Number One Single

See what the number one song was each year on your birthday, anniversary, or other special day and listen to a medley of the songs.

This lists the songs that were number one in the US on any date from January 1, 1940 to present. To make it convenient, the songs that hit number one on February 8 are shown below. You can also choose to see the songs that were number one in the UK on any date from January 1, 1953 to present, and in Australia on any date from January 1, 1950 to present.


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 1940 - 2016
Year $AGEORANNIV Artist - Title Weeks at
number one
1940 -- Glenn Miller - In The Mood 12
1941 1 Artie Shaw - Frenesi 13
1942 2 Woody Herman - Blues in the Night 1
1943 3 Harry James - I Had The Craziest Dream 2
1944 4 Glen Gray - My Heart Tells Me 5
1945 5 Bing Crosby and Andrews Sisters - Don't Fence Me In 8
1946 6 Vaughn Monroe - Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! 5
1947 7 Sammy Kaye - The Old Lamp-Lighter 7
1948 8 Vaughn Monroe - Ballerina 10
1949 9 Evelyn Knight - A Little Bird Told Me 7
1950 10 Ames Brothers - Rag Mop 1
1951 11 Patti Page - Tennessee Waltz 9
1952 12 Johnnie Ray - Cry 11
1953 13 Teresa Brewer - Till I Waltz Again With You 5
1954 14 Eddie Fisher - Oh! My Papa 8
1955 15 McGuire Sisters - Sincerely 6
1956 16 Dean Martin - Memories Are Made Of This 5
1957 17 Elvis Presley - Too Much 3
1958 18 Danny and the Juniors - At The Hop 5
1959 19 Lloyd Price - Stagger Lee 4
1960 20 Mark Dinning - Teen Angel 2
1961 21 Shirelles - Will You Love Me Tomorrow 2
1962 22 Joey Dee and The Starliters - Peppermint Twist (Part 1) 3
1963 23 Paul and Paula - Hey Paula 3
1964 24 Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand 7
1965 25 Righteous Brothers - You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' 2
1966 26 Petula Clark - My Love 2
1967 27 Monkees - I'm A Believer 7
1968 28 Paul Mauriat - Love Is Blue 5
1969 29 Tommy James and The Shondells - Crimson And Clover 2
1970 30 Sly and The Family Stone - Thank You (Fallettin Me Be Mice Elf Agin) 2
1971 31 Osmonds - One Bad Apple 5
1972 32 Al Green - Let's Stay Together 1
1973 33 Elton John - Crocodile Rock 3
1974 34 Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme 1
1975 35 Ohio Players - Fire 1
1976 36 Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover 3
1977 37 Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers 2
1978 38 Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive 4
1979 39 Rod Stewart - Da Ya Think I'm Sexy 4
1980 40 Michael Jackson - Rock With You 4
1981 41 Kool and the Gang - Celebration 2
1982 42 J. Geils Band - Centerfold 6
1983 43 Men at Work - Down Under 4
1984 44 Culture Club - Karma Chameleon 3
1985 45 Foreigner - I Want to Know What Love Is 2
1986 46 Dionne and Friends - That's What Friends Are For 4
1987 47 Bon Jovi - Livin' on a Prayer 4
1988 48 Tiffany - Could've Been 2
1989 49 Paula Abdul - Straight Up 3
1990 50 Paula Abdul - Opposites Attract 3
1991 51 C+C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now) 2
1992 52 Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy 3
1993 53 Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You 14
1994 54 Celine Dion - The Power of Love 4
1995 55 TLC - Creep 4
1996 56 Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men - One Sweet Day 16
1997 57 Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart 11
1998 58 Usher - Nice And Slow 2
1999 59 Monica - Angel Of Mine 4
2000 60 Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You 4
2001 61 Shaggy feat. Ricardo "RikRok" Ducent - It Wasn't Me 2
2002 62 Usher - U Got It Bad 6
2003 63 Jennifer Lopez feat. LL Cool J - All I Have 4
2004 64 OutKast feat. Sleepy Brown - The Way You Move 1
2005 65 Mario - Let Me Love You 9
2006 66 Beyonce feat. Slim Thug - Check on It 5
2007 67 Beyonce - Irreplaceable 10
2008 68 Flo Rida feat. T-Pain - Low 10
2009 69 Kelly Clarkson - My Life Would Suck Without You 2
2010 70 Ke$ha - TiK ToK 9
2011 71 Bruno Mars - Grenade 4
2012 72 Adele - Set Fire To The Rain 2
2013 73 Macklemore and Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz - Thrift Shop 6
2014 74 Katy Perry feat. Juicy J - Dark Horse 4
2015 75 Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk 14
2016 76 Justin Bieber - Love Yourself 1
Source: Billboard