Common questions

Which UK rapper has the most number 1 singles?

Which UK rapper has the most number 1 singles?

Marshall Mathers III) has topped the UK chart with six albums and has spent 23 weeks at No. 1, totals unequalled by any American artist in the 21st century.

What is the number 1 album in the UK?

According to the Official Charts Company, Iron Maiden racked up more than 44,000 sales of ‘Senjutsu’ over the past seven days, a whopping 88% of which were from physical sales alone. The metal legends’ 17th record also claimed the Number 1 spot on the Official Vinyl Albums Chart.

Has Metallica ever topped the UK singles chart?

The UK Rock & Metal Albums Chart is a record chart which ranks the best-selling rock and heavy metal albums in the United Kingdom. Four artists have topped the chart with ten or more releases: Iron Maiden with 12, Metallica with 11, and both Foo Fighters and Led Zeppelin with ten each.

What is the #1 song right now 2021?

Official Top 40 biggest songs of 2021 so far


Who has most No 1 singles?

The Beatles
The Beatles have the most No. 1 hits of all time: 20.

Who has the most #1 songs of all time?

The Beatles have tallied the most No. 1 hits in the 61-year history of the Hot 100, with 20. Their closest competitor is Mariah Carey, with 18.

Who has sold the most records in the UK?

400 million or more records

Artist Biggest selling album Genre
The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Pop / Rock

Has Metallica had UK number 1 single?

The most successful song on the UK Rock & Metal Singles Chart in 1998 was “The Unforgiven II” by Metallica, which spent a total of ten weeks at number one during the year. The band also spent five weeks at number one with “The Memory Remains”.

Did AC DC have a number one hit?

AC/DC have only had three Top 40 hits in America. Their biggest one was 1990’s ‘Money Talks’ from The Razor Edge album and that only reached no 23. The only other two charting AC/DC songs in America were ‘You Shook Me All Night Long’ and ‘Back In Black’ but they only just crept into the bottom of the chart.

Which is the official music chart in the UK?

The Official UK Top 40 chart is compiled by the Official Charts Company, based on official sales of sales of downloads, CD, vinyl, audio streams and video streams. The Top 40 is broadcast on BBC Radio 1 and MTV, the full Top 100 is published exclusively on DANCE MONKEY.

How are the top 100 songs in the UK calculated?

The UK Top 100 Singles: the best selling records / songs (streams + music downloads) in Britain (United Kingdom) last week. Our chart calculation is based on RIAA/Billboard chart rules.

Which is the official are & B chart in the UK?

Compiled by the Official Charts Company, the UK’s biggest R&B songs of the week, based on sales of downloads, CDs, vinyl and other formats, across a seven day period. New Top 40 charts announced in… Just an hour to go until #NewMusicFriday!

Which is the number one album in the UK?

Ariana, Miley, and Lana top this week’s Official Trending Chart. Sam Fender rockets toward Number 1 with debut album Hypersonic Missiles. Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey heading for Number 1. Post Malone lands his second UK Number 1 album. Sam Fender on staying true to himself: “Belief is contagious”.

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