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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Fri Sep 09, 2022 7:32 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 9TH SEPTEMBER,2022

Calculated by the amount of weeks on the chart for both Singles and Albums combined. One point is gained for each week an album/or single appears in the Top 75:

1. Elvis – 2851 weeks (1307 weeks for singles) (1544 weeks for albums)
2. Ed Sheeran - 2571 weeks (1370 weeks for singles) (1201 weeks for albums)
3. Queen - 2330 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1868 weeks for albums)
4. Michael Jackson - 2279 weeks (711 weeks for singles) (1568 weeks for albums)
5. The Beatles - 2117 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1656 weeks for albums)
6. Cliff Richard - 2091 weeks (1180 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 2071 weeks (760 for singles) (1311 weeks for albums)
8. David Bowie - 1949 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1473 weeks for albums)
9. Madonna - 1896 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1156 weeks for albums)
10.Fleetwood Mac - 1863 weeks (241 weeks for singles) (1622 weeks for albums)

ELVIS’ CHART SINGLES
21 No.1’s
76 Top 10’s
139 Top 40’s
164 Top 75's
80 weeks at No.1
386 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1307 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
124 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
559 weeks in Top 10
1076 weeks in Top 40
1544 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna and Ed Sheeran (both with 13)
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris; Eminem and Elton John (all with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls and Rihanna (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9.Kylie Minogue; McFly; Michael Jackson; Robbie Williams; U2; George Michael; Tinie Tempah; Jess Glynne; Sam Smith, Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande (all with 7)
10.Rod Stewart; Slade; Queen; Britney Spears; The Shadows; Sugababes; Boyzone; Blondie; David Guetta; Drake and Lady Ga Ga (all with 6)

TOP 10 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 76
2. Cliff Richard - 68
3. Madonna - 63
4. Michael Jackson - 44
5. Ed Sheeran - 39
6. Elton John - 36
7. Kylie Minogue and Drake (both with 34)
8. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
9. Robbie Williams - 31
10.Rihanna - 30

NO.1 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Beatles - 16
2. Elvis, Robbie Williams and Rolling Stones (all with 13)
3. Madonna and Bruce Springsteen (both with 12)
4. David Bowie - 11
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart; Eminem; Queen and Abba (all with 10)
6. Bob Dylan and Coldplay (both with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Kylie Minogue; Elton John; Taylor Swift and Stereophonics (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; George Michael; Prodigy; Paul McCartney; The Killers and Muse (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Kings Of Leon; Paul Weller; The Script and Kasabian)(all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Michael Ball; Foo Fighters; Lana Del Rey; Ed Sheeran; Michael Buble and Red Hot Chilli Peppers (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3.Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (both with 41)
4. Frank Sinatra - 40
5. Rod Stewart - 37
6. David Bowie -35
7. Beatles - 34
8. Elton John - 33
9. Queen - 27
10. Iron Maiden - 26

MOST NO.2 SINGLES
1. Elvis - 17 (8 of these were posthumous re-issues of tracks which had previously risen to No.1)
2. Madonna - 12
3. Cliff Richard and Kylie Minogue (both with 11)
4. Rihanna - 9
5. Michael Jackson; Justin Timberlake; Calvin Harris and Ed Sheeran (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams and Justin Bieber (all with 6)

MOST NO.2 ALBUMS
1. Rolling Stones - 10
2. Elvis - 8
3. Elton John; Bon Jovi and Paul Weller (all with 7)
4. Madonna; Rod Stewart and Queen (all with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Smiths; Frank Sinatra; Britney Spears and Manic Street Preachers - (all with 5)
6. David Bowie; Iron Maiden; J.A.M.; Pet Shop Boys; Status Quo; The Who; Tom Jones; James and Steps (all with 4)
7. The Shadows; Kylie Minogue; U2; Pink Floyd; Stevie Wonder; Paul McCartney; Beach Boys; Depeche Mode; Elvis Costello; Kate Bush; M People; Portishead; Robert Plant; Sheryl Crow; Simply Red; Tina Turner; Cat Stevens; Eric Clapton; Beautiful South; Take That; Guns N' Roses; A-Ha; Fleetwood Mac; Fall Out Boy; Phil Collins; Bruce Springsteen; Busted; Carpenters, Kanye West; Gorillaz; Gary Numan; Will Young; Westlife and tears For Fears (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Drake - 76
4. Madonna and Elton John (both with 71)
5. David Bowie - 63
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo and Justin Bieber (both with 57)
8. Michael Jackson - 56
9.Ed Sheeran - 55
10.Queen - 54

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2. David Bowie - 67
3. Cliff Richard - 66
4. Bob Dylan - 65
5. Frank Sinatra - 64
6. Rolling Stones - 53
7. Rod Stewart - 47
8. Neil Young - 46
9. James Last and Beatles (both with 45)
10. Status Quo and Elton John (both with 43)

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 126
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 91
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 73
10. Status Quo and Ed Sheeran (both with 66)

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1.Elvis - 124
2.David Bowie - 89
3.Cliff Richard and Bob Dylan (both with 71)
4.Frank Sinatra - 70
5.Neil Young - 66
6.James Last - 65
7.Rolling Stones - 57
8.Beatles - 55
9.Diana Ross - 54
10.Van Morrison and Elton John (both with 50)

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 58
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 45
6. Adele - 42
7. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
8. Robbie Williams - 36
9. Rod Stewart - 32
10.Michael Jackson - 31

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Elvis - 80
2. Beatles - 65
3. Ed Sheeran - 60
4. Cliff Richard - 46
5. Justin Bieber - 38
6. Frankie Laine - 32
7. Abba; Calvin Harris and Drake (all with 31)
8. Madonna and Take That (both with 29)
9. Elton John - 28
10. Rihanna - 25

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Ed Sheeran - 284
4. Rihanna - 265
5. Madonna - 228
6. Justin Bieber - 201
7. Beatles - 188
8. Frankie Laine - 187
9. Calvin Harris - 176
10.Drake - 174

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 559
2. Beatles - 478
3. Ed Sheeran - 352
4. Cliff Richard -343
5. Frank Sinatra - 316
6. Queen - 300
7. Rod Stewart - 277
8. Rolling Stones - 275
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10.Elton John - 254

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Ed Sheeran - 819
4. Rihanna - 698
5. Drake - 585
6. Justin Bieber - 559
7. David Guetta - 527
8. Calvin Harris - 492
9. Elton John - 490
10.Michael Jackson - 449

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Beatles -1108
2. Elvis - 1076
3. Queen - 986
4. Fleetwood Mac - 893
5. Elton John - 874
6. Michael Jackson - 856
7. Ed Sheeran - 828
8. David Bowie - 827
9. Madonna 825
10.Abba - 823

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Ed Sheeran - 1370
2. Elvis - 1307
3. Cliff Richard - 1180
4. Rihanna - 1138
5. Drake - 1035
6. Justin Bieber - 909
7. David Guetta - 856
8. Calvin Harris - 769
9. Elton John - 760
10. Madonna - 740

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1868
2. Beatles - 1656
3. Fleetwood Mac - 1622
4. Michael Jackson - 1568
5. Elvis - 1544
6. David Bowie -1473
7. Oasis - 1430
8. Abba - 1374
9. Elton John - 1311
10.Ed Sheeran - 1201

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Fri Sep 16, 2022 9:00 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 16TH SEPTEMBER,2022

Calculated by the amount of weeks on the chart for both Singles and Albums combined. One point is gained for each week an album/or single appears in the Top 75:

1. Elvis – 2852 weeks (1307 weeks for singles) (1545 weeks for albums)
2. Ed Sheeran - 2577 weeks (1374 weeks for singles) (1203 weeks for albums)
3. Queen - 2331 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1869 weeks for albums)
4. Michael Jackson - 2280 weeks (711 weeks for singles) (1569 weeks for albums)
5. The Beatles - 2118 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1657 weeks for albums)
6. Cliff Richard - 2091 weeks (1180 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 2074 weeks (762 for singles) (1312 weeks for albums)
8. David Bowie - 1950 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1474 weeks for albums)
9. Madonna - 1896 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1156 weeks for albums)
10.Fleetwood Mac - 1865 weeks (241 weeks for singles) (1624 weeks for albums)

ELVIS’ CHART SINGLES
21 No.1’s
76 Top 10’s
139 Top 40’s
164 Top 75's
80 weeks at No.1
386 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1307 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
124 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
559 weeks in Top 10
1077 weeks in Top 40
1545 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna and Ed Sheeran (both with 13)
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris; Eminem and Elton John (all with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls and Rihanna (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9.Kylie Minogue; McFly; Michael Jackson; Robbie Williams; U2; George Michael; Tinie Tempah; Jess Glynne; Sam Smith, Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande (all with 7)
10.Rod Stewart; Slade; Queen; Britney Spears; The Shadows; Sugababes; Boyzone; Blondie; David Guetta; Drake and Lady Ga Ga (all with 6)

TOP 10 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 76
2. Cliff Richard - 68
3. Madonna - 63
4. Michael Jackson - 44
5. Ed Sheeran - 39
6. Elton John - 36
7. Kylie Minogue and Drake (both with 34)
8. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
9. Robbie Williams - 31
10.Rihanna - 30

NO.1 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Beatles - 16
2. Robbie Williams - 14
3. Elvis and Rolling Stones (both with 13)
4. Madonna and Bruce Springsteen (both with 12)
5. David Bowie - 11
6. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart; Eminem; Queen and Abba (all with 10)
7. Bob Dylan and Coldplay (both with 9)
8. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Kylie Minogue; Elton John; Taylor Swift and Stereophonics (all with 8)
9. Cliff Richard; George Michael; Prodigy; Paul McCartney; The Killers and Muse (all with 7)
10. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Kings Of Leon; Paul Weller; The Script and Kasabian)(all with 6)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3.Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (both with 41)
4. Frank Sinatra - 40
5. Rod Stewart - 37
6. David Bowie -35
7. Beatles - 34
8. Elton John - 33
9. Queen - 27
10. Iron Maiden - 26

MOST NO.2 SINGLES
1. Elvis - 17 (8 of these were posthumous re-issues of tracks which had previously risen to No.1)
2. Madonna - 12
3. Cliff Richard and Kylie Minogue (both with 11)
4. Rihanna - 9
5. Michael Jackson; Justin Timberlake; Calvin Harris and Ed Sheeran (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams and Justin Bieber (all with 6)

MOST NO.2 ALBUMS
1. Rolling Stones - 10
2. Elvis - 8
3. Elton John; Bon Jovi and Paul Weller (all with 7)
4. Madonna; Rod Stewart and Queen (all with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Smiths; Frank Sinatra; Britney Spears and Manic Street Preachers - (all with 5)
6. David Bowie; Iron Maiden; J.A.M.; Pet Shop Boys; Status Quo; The Who; Tom Jones; James and Steps (all with 4)
7. The Shadows; Kylie Minogue; U2; Pink Floyd; Stevie Wonder; Paul McCartney; Beach Boys; Depeche Mode; Elvis Costello; Kate Bush; M People; Portishead; Robert Plant; Sheryl Crow; Simply Red; Tina Turner; Cat Stevens; Eric Clapton; Beautiful South; Take That; Guns N' Roses; A-Ha; Fleetwood Mac; Fall Out Boy; Phil Collins; Bruce Springsteen; Busted; Carpenters, Kanye West; Gorillaz; Gary Numan; Will Young; Westlife and tears For Fears (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Drake - 76
4. Madonna and Elton John (both with 71)
5. David Bowie - 63
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo and Justin Bieber (both with 57)
8. Michael Jackson - 56
9.Ed Sheeran - 55
10.Queen - 54

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2. David Bowie - 67
3. Cliff Richard - 66
4. Bob Dylan - 65
5. Frank Sinatra - 64
6. Rolling Stones - 53
7. Rod Stewart - 47
8. Neil Young - 46
9. James Last and Beatles (both with 45)
10. Status Quo and Elton John (both with 43)

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 126
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 91
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 73
10. Status Quo and Ed Sheeran (both with 66)

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1.Elvis - 124
2.David Bowie - 89
3.Cliff Richard and Bob Dylan (both with 71)
4.Frank Sinatra - 70
5.Neil Young - 66
6.James Last - 65
7.Rolling Stones - 57
8.Beatles - 55
9.Diana Ross - 54
10.Van Morrison and Elton John (both with 50)

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 58
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 45
6. Adele - 42
7. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
8. Robbie Williams - 37
9. Rod Stewart - 32
10.Michael Jackson - 31

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Elvis - 80
2. Beatles - 65
3. Ed Sheeran - 60
4. Cliff Richard - 46
5. Justin Bieber - 38
6. Frankie Laine - 32
7. Abba; Calvin Harris and Drake (all with 31)
8. Madonna and Take That (both with 29)
9. Elton John - 28
10. Rihanna - 25

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Ed Sheeran - 284
4. Rihanna - 265
5. Madonna - 228
6. Justin Bieber - 201
7. Beatles - 188
8. Frankie Laine - 187
9. Calvin Harris - 176
10.Drake - 174

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 559
2. Beatles - 478
3. Ed Sheeran - 353
4. Cliff Richard -343
5. Frank Sinatra - 316
6. Queen - 300
7. Rod Stewart - 277
8. Rolling Stones - 275
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10.Elton John - 254

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Ed Sheeran - 821
4. Rihanna - 698
5. Drake - 585
6. Justin Bieber - 559
7. David Guetta - 530
8. Madonna - 516
9. Calvin Harris - 492
10. Elton John - 491

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Beatles -1108
2. Elvis - 1077
3. Queen - 987
4. Fleetwood Mac - 895
5. Elton John - 875
6. Michael Jackson - 857
7. Ed Sheeran - 830
8. David Bowie - 827
9. Madonna 825
10.Abba - 824

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Ed Sheeran - 1374
2. Elvis - 1307
3. Cliff Richard - 1180
4. Rihanna - 1138
5. Drake - 1037
6. Justin Bieber - 909
7. David Guetta - 861
8. Calvin Harris - 769
9. Elton John - 762
10. Madonna - 740

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1869
2. Beatles - 1657
3. Fleetwood Mac - 1624
4. Michael Jackson - 1569
5. Elvis - 1545
6. David Bowie -1474
7. Oasis - 1433
8. Abba - 1376
9. Elton John - 1312
10.Ed Sheeran - 1203

'Elvis' 30 No.1 Hits' sold 3483 this week (all formats).


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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Colin B » Fri Sep 16, 2022 10:51 pm

Elvis takes quite a tumble this week:

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby marvan » Tue Sep 20, 2022 5:34 pm

BPI news : "Always On My Mind" certified Gold single award in the UK for 400K units post 2004. Estimated pre-1994 sales were at 200K, bringing the total to 600K.
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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Fri Sep 23, 2022 9:54 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 23RD SEPTEMBER,2022

Calculated by the amount of weeks on the chart for both Singles and Albums combined. One point is gained for each week an album/or single appears in the Top 75:

1. Elvis – 2853 weeks (1307 weeks for singles) (1546 weeks for albums)
2. Ed Sheeran - 2583 weeks (1378 weeks for singles) (1205 weeks for albums)
3. Queen - 2332 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1870 weeks for albums)
4. Michael Jackson - 2281 weeks (711 weeks for singles) (1570 weeks for albums)
5. The Beatles - 2119 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1658 weeks for albums)
6. Cliff Richard - 2091 weeks (1180 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 2076 weeks (763 for singles) (1313 weeks for albums)
8. David Bowie - 1951 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1475 weeks for albums)
9. Madonna - 1898 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1158 weeks for albums)
10.Fleetwood Mac - 1867 weeks (241 weeks for singles) (1626 weeks for albums)

ELVIS’ CHART SINGLES
21 No.1’s
76 Top 10’s
139 Top 40’s
164 Top 75's
80 weeks at No.1
386 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1307 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
124 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
559 weeks in Top 10
1078 weeks in Top 40
1546 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna and Ed Sheeran (both with 13)
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris; Eminem and Elton John (all with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls and Rihanna (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Kylie Minogue; McFly; Michael Jackson; Robbie Williams; U2; George Michael; Tinie Tempah; Jess Glynne; Sam Smith, Justin Bieber; Ariana Grande and David Guetta (all with 7)
10.Rod Stewart; Slade; Queen; Britney Spears; The Shadows; Sugababes; Boyzone; Blondie; Drake and Lady Ga Ga (all with 6)

TOP 10 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 76
2. Cliff Richard - 68
3. Madonna - 63
4. Michael Jackson - 44
5. Ed Sheeran - 39
6. Elton John - 36
7. Kylie Minogue and Drake (both with 34)
8. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
9. Robbie Williams - 31
10.Rihanna - 30

NO.1 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Beatles - 16
2. Robbie Williams - 14
3. Elvis and Rolling Stones (both with 13)
4. Madonna and Bruce Springsteen (both with 12)
5. David Bowie - 11
6. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart; Eminem; Queen and Abba (all with 10)
7. Bob Dylan and Coldplay (both with 9)
8. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Kylie Minogue; Elton John; Taylor Swift and Stereophonics (all with 8)
9. Cliff Richard; George Michael; Prodigy; Paul McCartney; The Killers and Muse (all with 7)
10. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Kings Of Leon; Paul Weller; The Script and Kasabian)(all with 6)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3.Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (both with 41)
4. Frank Sinatra - 40
5. Rod Stewart - 37
6. David Bowie -35
7. Beatles - 34
8. Elton John - 33
9. Queen - 27
10. Iron Maiden - 26

MOST NO.2 SINGLES
1. Elvis - 17 (8 of these were posthumous re-issues of tracks which had previously risen to No.1)
2. Madonna - 12
3. Cliff Richard and Kylie Minogue (both with 11)
4. Rihanna - 9
5. Michael Jackson; Justin Timberlake; Calvin Harris and Ed Sheeran (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams and Justin Bieber (all with 6)

MOST NO.2 ALBUMS
1. Rolling Stones - 10
2. Elvis - 8
3. Elton John; Bon Jovi and Paul Weller (all with 7)
4. Madonna; Rod Stewart and Queen (all with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Smiths; Frank Sinatra; Britney Spears and Manic Street Preachers - (all with 5)
6. David Bowie; Iron Maiden; J.A.M.; Pet Shop Boys; Status Quo; The Who; Tom Jones; James and Steps (all with 4)
7. The Shadows; Kylie Minogue; U2; Pink Floyd; Stevie Wonder; Paul McCartney; Beach Boys; Depeche Mode; Elvis Costello; Kate Bush; M People; Portishead; Robert Plant; Sheryl Crow; Simply Red; Tina Turner; Cat Stevens; Eric Clapton; Beautiful South; Take That; Guns N' Roses; A-Ha; Fleetwood Mac; Fall Out Boy; Phil Collins; Bruce Springsteen; Busted; Carpenters, Kanye West; Gorillaz; Gary Numan; Will Young; Westlife and tears For Fears (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Drake - 76
4. Madonna and Elton John (both with 71)
5. David Bowie - 63
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo and Justin Bieber (both with 57)
8. Michael Jackson and Ed Sheeran (both with 56)
9. Queen - 54
10. Awaits

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2. David Bowie - 67
3. Cliff Richard - 66
4. Bob Dylan - 65
5. Frank Sinatra - 64
6. Rolling Stones - 53
7. Rod Stewart - 47
8. Neil Young - 46
9. James Last and Beatles (both with 45)
10. Status Quo and Elton John (both with 43)

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 126
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 91
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 73
10. Status Quo and Ed Sheeran (both with 66)

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1.Elvis - 124
2.David Bowie - 89
3.Cliff Richard and Bob Dylan (both with 71)
4.Frank Sinatra - 70
5.Neil Young - 66
6.James Last - 65
7.Rolling Stones - 57
8.Beatles - 55
9.Diana Ross - 54
10.Van Morrison and Elton John (both with 50)

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 58
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 45
6. Adele - 42
7. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
8. Robbie Williams - 37
9. Rod Stewart - 32
10.Michael Jackson - 31

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Elvis - 80
2. Beatles - 65
3. Ed Sheeran - 60
4. Cliff Richard - 46
5. Justin Bieber - 38
6. Frankie Laine - 32
7. Abba; Calvin Harris and Drake (all with 31)
8. Madonna and Take That (both with 29)
9. Elton John - 28
10. Rihanna - 25

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Ed Sheeran - 284
4. Rihanna - 265
5. Madonna - 228
6. Justin Bieber - 201
7. Beatles - 188
8. Frankie Laine - 187
9. Calvin Harris - 176
10.Drake - 174

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 559
2. Beatles - 478
3. Ed Sheeran - 354
4. Cliff Richard -343
5. Frank Sinatra - 316
6. Queen - 300
7. Rod Stewart - 277
8. Rolling Stones - 275
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10.Elton John - 254

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Ed Sheeran - 823
4. Rihanna - 698
5. Drake - 585
6. Justin Bieber - 559
7. David Guetta - 532
8. Madonna - 516
9. Calvin Harris and Elton John (both with 492)
10. Michael Jackson - 449

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Beatles -1108
2. Elvis - 1078
3. Queen - 988
4. Fleetwood Mac - 897
5. Elton John - 876
6. Michael Jackson - 858
7. Ed Sheeran - 832
8. David Bowie - 828
9. Madonna and Abba (both with 825)
10.Simon and Garfunkel - 817

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Ed Sheeran - 1378
2. Elvis - 1307
3. Cliff Richard - 1180
4. Rihanna - 1138
5. Drake - 1039
6. Justin Bieber - 909
7. David Guetta - 865
8. Calvin Harris - 769
9. Elton John - 763
10. Madonna - 740

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1870
2. Beatles - 1658
3. Fleetwood Mac - 1626
4. Michael Jackson - 1570
5. Elvis - 1546
6. David Bowie -1475
7. Oasis - 1436
8. Abba - 1376
9. Elton John - 1313
10.Ed Sheeran - 1205


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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Colin B » Fri Sep 23, 2022 10:16 pm

Down 3 places this week:

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