Landmark number ones UK vs US

Here is a list of the landmark chart-toppers in both the UK and US. In the States they haven’t reached the 1,200th yet and in the UK we’re on 1,342.

Number Act Title Year Weeks at number one
1 UK Al Martino Here In My Heart 1952 9
1 US Bill Haley & His Comets (We’re Gonna) Rock Around The Clock 1955 8
100 UK Anthony Newley Do You Mind 1960 1
100 US Jimmy Dean Big Bad John 1961 5
200 UK Beatles Help 1965 3
200 US Rolling Stones Paint It Black 1966 2
300 UK Dawn Knock Three Times 1971 5
300 US Rod Stewart Maggie May / Reason To Believe 1971 5
400 UK Julie Covington Don’t Cry For Me Argentina 1977 1
400 US Minnie Riperton Lovin’ You 1975 1
500 UK Nicole A Little Peace 1982 2
500 US Doobie Brothers What A Fool Believes 1979 1
600 UK T’Pau China In Your Hand 1987 5
600 US Madonna Like A Virgin 1984 6
700 UK Chaka Demus & Pliers With Jack Radics & Taxi Gang Twist And Shout 1994 2
700 US Rick Astley Together Forever 1988 1
800 UK All Saints Bootie Call 1998 1
800 US P.M. Dawn Set Adrift On Memory Bliss 1991 1
900 UK Christina Aguilera, Lil’ Kim, Mya & P!nk Lady Marmalade 2001 1
900 US ‘N Sync It’s Gonna Be Me 2000 3
1000 UK Elvis Presley One Night / I Got Stung 2005 1
1000 US Rihanna Disturbia 2008 2
1100 UK Cascada Evacuate The Dancefloor 2009 2
1100 US DJ Khaled feat Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper and Lil Wayne I’m The One 2017 1
1200 UK will.i.am feat Eva Simons This Is Love 2012 1
1300 UK Rachel Platten Fight Song 2015 1
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1 comment for “Landmark number ones UK vs US

  1. Dave VanMusicMaster
    July 15, 2018 at 11:59 am

    But I’ll tell you one thing Tony Newley said to me …..

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