Most weeks at number one

Since streaming contributed to the UK singles chart back in July 2014, some songs are actually sticking around a bt longer including some chart-toppers. Here is an updated list of all number ones that have spent nine or more weeks at the top.

Artist Title Year Weeks at number one
Al Martino Here In My Heart 1952 9
Frankie Laine I Believe 1953 18 *
Eddie Calvert Oh, Mein Papa 1954 9
David Whitfield Cara Mia 1954 10
Slim Whitman Rose Marie 1955 11
Paul Anka Diana 1957 9
Queen Bohemian Rhapsody 1975 / 1991 14 *
Wings Mull Of Kintyre/Girls’ School 1977 9
John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John You’re The One That I Want 1978 9
Frankie Goes To Hollywood Two Tribes 1984 9
Bryan Adams (Everything I Do) I Do It For You 1991 16
Whitney Houston I Will Always Love You 1992 10
Wet Wet Wet Love Is All Around 1994 15
Gnarls Barkley Crazy 2006 9
Rihanna feat Jay-Z Umbrella 2007 10
Drake feat Wizkid & Kyla One Dance 2016 15
Clean Bandit feat Sean Paul And Anne-Marie Rockabye 2016 9
Ed Sheeran Shape Of You 2017 14 *
Lius Fonsi & Daddy Yankee feat Justin Bieber Despacito 2017 11 *
Drake God’s Plan 2018 9

* indicates more than one run at the top

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