Most UK number one albums

Here is a list of the 67 artists who have had four or more UK number one albums to their credit. This list is only for the credited artists so for example Paul McCartney is in the list with six inc one with Wings, that’s because Wings are credited as Paul McCartney & Wings on Band on the Run. Robbie Williams’ listing does not include any when he was a member of Take That. This list also includes Best of’s and Greatest Hits compilations.

Act Number one albums Comments
Dire Straits 4
Fleetwood Mac 4
Foo Fighters 4
Jamiroquai 4
Ronan Keating 4
Olly Murs 4
One Direction 4
Red Hot Chili Peppers 4
Rihanna 4
Diana Ross 4 Inc 3 with the Supremes
Script 4
Frank Sinatra 4
Status Quo 4
Paul Weller 4
Wet Wet Wet 4
Will Young 4
Bon Jovi 5
Boyzone 5
Celine Dion 5
Erasure 5
Iron Maiden 5
Kasabian 5
Keane 5
Killers 5
Kings Of Leon 5
Muse 5
Prince 5
Simple Minds 5
Simply Red 5
Arctic Monkeys 6
Blur 6
Chemical Brothers 6
Phil Collins 6
Genesis 6
Paul Mccartney 6 Inc 1 with Wings
Kylie Minogue 6
Pink Floyd 6
Police 6 Inc one with Sting
Prodigy 6
Radiohead 6
Stereophonics 6
Barbra Streisand 6
Coldplay 7
Elton John 7 Inc 1 with Pnau
George Michael 7
Oasis 7
R.E.M. 7
Cliff Richard 7 inc 3 with The Shadows
Shadows 7 inc 3 with Cliff Richard
Paul Simon 7 Inc 2 with Art Garfunkel
Take That 7
Westlife 7
Bob Dylan 8
Led Zeppelin 8
Rod Stewart 8
Abba 9
Eminem 9
Michael Jackson 9 Inc 1 with the Jackson 5
Queen 9
David Bowie 10
Bruce Springsteen 10
U2 10
Madonna 12
Robbie Williams 12
Elvis Presley 13 Inc 1 with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Rolling Stones 13
The Beatles 15
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