Artists who namecheck themselves in number one albums

Since the UK album chart was devised back in 1956, only 35 have topped the chart where the act get a credit in the title. I’ve discounted compilations like the Best of. (act)! Here’s the list

Act Year
1 Shadows 1961
2 Rolling Stones 1964
3 Monkees 1967
4 Beatles 1968
5 Blind Faith 1969
6 Neil Reid 1972
7 Paul Simon 1972
8 Peter Gabriel 1980
9 Genesis 1983
10 Seal 1991
11 Metallica 1991
12 Seal 1994
13 Elastica 1995
14 Robson & Jerome 1995
15 Blur 1997
16 Jane McDonald 1998
17 Anastacia 2004
18 Scissor Sisters 2004
19 Libertines 2004
20 Il Divo 2004
21 Corinne Bailey Rae 2006
22 Razorlight 2006
23 Scouting for Girls 2008
24 JLS 2009
25 Glee 2010
26 Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds 2011
27 Rita Ora 2012
28 Jake Bugg 2012
29 Eminem 2013
30 Royal Blood 2014
31 Faithless 2015
32 Jamie Lawson 2015
33 Viola Beach 2016
34 The Blossoms 2016
35 Harry Styles 2017
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