Shortest UK number one hits

Robin Hughes email to ask how many UK number one hits timed in at two minutes or less. Well, there are 18 of them and here’s the list Robin.

Artist Title Year Time
Alma Cogan Dreamboat 1955 1.51
Winifred Atwell The Poor People Of Paris 1956 1.57
Lonnie Donegan Cumberland Gap 1957 1.57
Elvis Presley And The Jordanaires All Shook Up 1957 1.57
Jerry Lee Lewis Great Balls Of Fire 1957 1.52
Russ Conway Side Saddle 1959 2.00
Russ Conway Roulette 1959 1.50
Adam Faith What Do You Want? 1959 1.39
Adam Faith Poor Me 1960 1.45
Jones, Jimmy Good Timin’ 1960 1.53
Cliff Richard And The Shadows I Love You 1960 2.00
Elvis Presley With The Jordanaires Surrender (Torna A Surriento) 1961 1.53
The Shadows Kon-Tiki 1961 1.57
The Shadows Wonderful Land 1962 1.58
B Bumble And The Stingers Nut Rocker 1962 2.00
Gerry And The Pacemakers How Do You Do It? 1963 1.54
The Beatles From Me To You 1963 1.57
Lil Nas X Old Town Road 2019 1.50

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