Number One Single 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 January 27 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 - 2015
Year $AGEORANNIV Artist - Title Weeks at
number one
1940 -- Tommy Dorsey - All the Things You Are 2
1941 1 Artie Shaw - Frenesi 13
1942 2 Glenn Miller - Chattanooga Choo Choo 9
1943 3 Tommy Dorsey - There Are Such Things 5
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 Andrews Sisters - I Can Dream, Can't I? 4
1951 11 Patti Page - Tennessee Waltz 9
1952 12 Johnnie Ray - Cry 11
1953 13 Perry Como - Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes 5
1954 14 Eddie Fisher - Oh! My Papa 8
1955 15 Joan Weber - Let Me Go Lover 2
1956 16 Dean Martin - Memories Are Made Of This 5
1957 17 Guy Mitchell - Singing the Blues 9
1958 18 Danny and the Juniors - At The Hop 5
1959 19 Platters - Smoke Gets in Your Eyes 3
1960 20 Johnny Preston - Running Bear 3
1961 21 Bert Kaempfert - Wonderland by Night 3
1962 22 Joey Dee and The Starliters - Peppermint Twist (Part 1) 3
1963 23 Rooftop Singers - Walk Right In 2
1964 24 Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand 7
1965 25 Petula Clark - Downtown 2
1966 26 Beatles - We Can Work It Out 3
1967 27 Monkees - I'm A Believer 7
1968 28 John Fred and His Playboy Band - Judy in Disguise (With Glasses) 2
1969 29 Tommy James and The Shondells - Crimson And Clover 2
1970 30 Jackson Five - I Want You Back 1
1971 31 Tony Orlando and Dawn - Knock Three Times 3
1972 32 Don McLean - American Pie 4
1973 33 Stevie Wonder - Superstition 1
1974 34 Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were 3
1975 35 Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain 1
1976 36 Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster 1
1977 37 Rose Royce - Car Wash 1
1978 38 Player - Baby Come Back 3
1979 39 Chic - Le Freak 6
1980 40 Michael Jackson - Rock With You 4
1981 41 Blondie - The Tide Is High 1
1982 42 Hall and Oates - I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) 1
1983 43 Men at Work - Down Under 4
1984 44 Yes - Owner of a Lonely Heart 2
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 Billy Vera and The Beaters - At This Moment 2
1988 48 INXS - Need You Tonight 1
1989 49 Phil Collins - Two Hearts 2
1990 50 Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You 3
1991 51 Surface - The First Time 2
1992 52 George Michael and Elton John - Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me 1
1993 53 Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You 14
1994 54 Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart, Sting - All for Love 3
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 Janet Jackson - Together Again 2
1999 59 Britney Spears - ...Baby One More Time 2
2000 60 Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You 4
2001 61 Destiny's Child - Independent Women Part 1 11
2002 62 Usher - U Got It Bad 6
2003 63 B2K feat. P. Diddy - Bump, Bump, Bump 1
2004 64 OutKast - Hey Ya! 9
2005 65 Mario - Let Me Love You 9
2006 66 Nelly feat. Paul Wall, Ali and Gipp - Grillz 2
2007 67 Beyonce - Irreplaceable 10
2008 68 Flo Rida feat. T-Pain - Low 10
2009 69 Lady Gaga feat. Colby O'Donis - Just Dance 3
2010 70 Ke$ha - TiK ToK 9
2011 71 Britney Spears - Hold It Against Me 1
2012 72 Rihanna feat. Calvin Harris - We Found Love 10
2013 73 Macklemore and Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz - Thrift Shop 6
2014 74 Pitbull feat. Ke$ha - Timber 3
2015 75 Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk 3
Source: Billboard