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The UK Number 1s

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1970s

# Date Year Artist Title
281 31-Jan 1970 Edison Lighthouse Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
282 7-Mar 1970 Lee Marvin Wand’rin’ Star
283 28-Mar 1970 Simon & Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water
284 18-Apr 1970 Dana All Kinds Of Everything
285 2-May 1970 Norman Greenbaum Spirit In The Sky
286 16-May 1970 England World Cup Squad Back Home
287 6-Jun 1970 Christie Yellow River
288 13-Jun 1970 Mungo Jerry In The Summertime
289 1-Aug 1970 Elvis Presley The Wonder Of You
290 12-Sep 1970 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Tears Of A Clown
291 19-Sep 1970 Freda Payne Band Of Gold
292 31-Oct 1970 Matthews’ Southern Comfort Woodstock
293 21-Nov 1970 Jimi Hendrix Experience Voodoo Chile
294 28-Nov 1970 Dave Edmunds I Hear You Knockin’
295 9-Jan 1971 Clive Dunn Grandad
296 30-Jan 1971 George Harrison My Sweet Lord
297 6-Mar 1971 Mungo Jerry Baby Jump
298 20-Mar 1971 T.Rex Hot Love
299 1-May 1971 Dave & Ansil Collins Double Barrel
300 15-May 1971 Dawn Knock Three Times
301 19-Jun 1971 Middle Of The Road Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep
302 24-Jul 1971 T.Rex Get It On
303 21-Aug 1971 Diana Ross I’m Still Waiting
304 18-Sep 1971 Tams Hey Girl Don’t Bother Me
305 9-Oct 1971 Rod Stewart Maggie May
306 13-Nov 1971 Slade Cos I Luv You
307 11-Dec 1971 Benny Hill Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West)
308 8-Jan 1972 New Seekers I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing
309 5-Feb 1972 T.Rex Telegram Sam
310 19-Feb 1972 Chicory Tip Son Of My Father
311 11-Mar 1972 Nilsson Without You
312 15-Apr 1972 Pipes & Drums & Military Band Amazing Grace
313 20-May 1972 T.Rex Metal Guru
314 17-Jun 1972 Don McLean Vincent
315 1-Jul 1972 Slade Take Me Bak ‘Ome
316 8-Jul 1972 Donny Osmond Puppy Love
317 12-Aug 1972 Alice Cooper School’s Out
318 2-Sep 1972 Rod Stewart You Wear It Well
319 9-Sep 1972 Slade Mama Weer All Crazee Now
320 30-Sep 1972 David Cassidy How Can I Be Sure
321 14-Oct 1972 Lieutenant Pigeon Mouldy Old Dough
322 11-Nov 1972 Gilbert O’Sullivan Clair
323 25-Nov 1972 Chuck Berry My Ding-A-Ling
324 23-Dec 1972 Little Jimmy Osmond Long Haired Lover From Liverpool
325 27-Jan 1973 Sweet Blockbuster
326 3-Mar 1973 Slade Cum On Feel The Noize
327 31-Mar 1973 Donny Osmond Twelfth Of Never
328 7-Apr 1973 Gilbert O’Sullivan Get Down
329 21-Apr 1973 Dawn Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree
330 19-May 1973 Wizzard See My Baby Jive
331 16-Jun 1973 Suzi Quatro Can The Can
332 23-Jun 1973 10CC Rubber Bullets
333 30-Jun 1973 Slade Skweeze Me Pleeze Me
334 21-Jul 1973 Peters & Lee Welcome Home
335 28-Jul 1973 Gary Glitter I’m The Leader Of The Gang (I Am)
336 25-Aug 1973 Donny Osmond Young Love
337 22-Sep 1973 Wizzard Angel Fingers
338 29-Sep 1973 Simon Park Orchestra Eye Level
339 27-Oct 1973 David Cassidy Daydreamer / The Puppy Song
340 17-Nov 1973 Gary Glitter I Love You Love Me Love
341 15-Dec 1973 Slade Merry Xmas Everybody
342 19-Jan 1974 New Seekers You Won’t Find Another Fool Like Me
343 26-Jan 1974 Mud Tiger Feet
344 23-Feb 1974 Suzi Quatro Devil Gate Drive
345 9-Mar 1974 Alvin Stardust Jealous Mind
346 16-Mar 1974 Paper Lace Billy Don’t Be A Hero
347 6-Apr 1974 Terry Jacks Seasons In The Sun
348 4-May 1974 Abba Waterloo
349 18-May 1974 Rubettes Sugar Baby Love
350 15-Jun 1974 Ray Stevens The Streak
351 22-Jun 1974 Gary Glitter Always Yours
352 29-Jun 1974 Charles Aznavour She
353 27-Jul 1974 George McCrae Rock Your Baby
354 17-Aug 1974 Three Degrees When Will I See You Again
355 31-Aug 1974 Osmonds Love Me For A Reason
356 21-Sep 1974 Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting
357 12-Oct 1974 John Denver Annie’s Song
358 19-Oct 1974 Sweet Sensation Sad Sweet Dreamer
359 26-Oct 1974 Ken Boothe Everything I Own
360 16-Nov 1974 David Essex Gonna Make You A Star
361 7-Dec 1974 Barry White You’re The First The Last My Everything
362 21-Dec 1974 Mud Lonely This Christmas
363 18-Jan 1975 Status Quo Down Down
364 25-Jan 1975 Tymes Ms Grace
365 1-Feb 1975 Pilot January
366 22-Feb 1975 Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me)
367 8-Mar 1975 Telly Savalas If
368 22-Mar 1975 Bay City Rollers Bye Bye Baby
369 3-May 1975 Mud Oh Boy
370 17-May 1975 Tammy Wynette Stand By Your Man
371 7-Jun 1975 Windsor Davies & Don Estelle Whispering Grass
372 28-Jun 1975 10cc I’m Not In Love
373 12-Jul 1975 Johnny Nash Tears On My Pillow
374 19-Jul 1975 Bay City Rollers Give A Little Love
375 9-Aug 1975 Typically Tropical Barbados
376 16-Aug 1975 Stylistics Can’t Give You Anything (But My Love)
377 6-Sep 1975 Rod Stewart Sailing
378 4-Oct 1975 David Essex Hold Me Close
379 25-Oct 1975 Art Garfunkel I Only Have Eyes For You
380 8-Nov 1975 David Bowie Space Oddity
381 22-Nov 1975 Billy Connolly D.I.V.O.R.C.E.
382 29-Nov 1975 Queen Bohemian Rhapsody
383 31-Jan 1976 Abba Mamma Mia
384 14-Feb 1976 Slik Forever And Ever
385 21-Feb 1976 Four Seasons December ’63 (Oh What A Night)
386 6-Mar 1976 Tina Charles I Love To Love
387 27-Mar 1976 Brotherhood Of Man Save Your Kisses For Me
388 8-May 1976 Abba Fernando
389 5-Jun 1976 J.J. Barrie No Charge
390 12-Jun 1976 Wurzels Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)
391 26-Jun 1976 Real Thing You To Me Are Everything
392 17-Jul 1976 Demis Roussos The Roussos Phenomenon (EP)
393 24-Jul 1976 Elton John & Kiki Dee Don’t Go Breaking My Heart
394 4-Sep 1976 Abba Dancing Queen
395 11-Oct 1976 Pussycat Mississippi
396 13-Nov 1976 Chicago If You Leave Me Now
397 4-Dec 1976 Showaddywaddy Under The Moon Of Love
398 25-Dec 1976 Johnny Mathis When A Child Is Born
399 15-Jan 1977 David Soul Don’t Give Up On Us
400 12-Feb 1977 Julie Covington Don’t Cry For Me Argentina
401 19-Feb 1977 Leo Sayer When I Need You
402 12-Mar 1977 Manhattan Transfer Chanson D’Amour
403 2-Apr 1977 Abba Knowing Me Knowing You
404 7-May 1977 Deniece Williams Free
405 21-May 1977 Rod Stewart I Don’t Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The
Deepest
406 18-Jun 1977 Kenny Rogers Lucille
407 25-Jun 1977 Jacksons Show You The Way To Go
408 2-Jul 1977 Hot Chocolate So You Win Again
409 23-Jul 1977 Donna Summer I Feel Love
410 20-Aug 1977 Brotherhood Of Man Angelo
411 27-Aug 1977 Floaters Float On
412 3-Sep 1977 Elvis Presley Way Down
413 8-Oct 1977 David Soul Silver Lady
414 29-Oct 1977 Baccara Yes Sir I Can Boogie
415 5-Nov 1977 Abba Name Of The Game
416 3-Dec 1977 Wings Mull Of Kintyre/Girls’ School
417 4-Feb 1978 Althia & Donna Up Town Top Ranking
418 11-Feb 1978 Brotherhood Of Man Figaro
419 18-Feb 1978 Abba Take A Chance On Me
420 11-Mar 1978 Kate Bush Wuthering Heights
421 8-Apr 1978 Brian & Michael Matchstalk Men & Matchstalk Cats & Dogs
422 29-Apr 1978 Bee Gees Night Fever
423 13-May 1978 Boney M Rivers Of Babylon
424 17-Jun 1978 John Travolta & Olivia Newton John You’re The One That I Want
425 19-Aug 1978 Commodores Three Times A Lady
426 23-Sep 1978 10cc Dreadlock Holiday
427 30-Sep 1978 John Travolta & Olivia Newton John Summer Nights
428 18-Nov 1978 Boomtown Rats Rat Trap
429 2-Dec 1978 Rod Stewart Da Ya Think I’m Sexy
430 9-Dec 1978 Boney M Mary’s Boy Child-Oh My Lord
431 6-Jan 1979 Village People Y.M.C.A.
432 27-Jan 1979 Ian Dury & The Blockheads Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
433 3-Feb 1979 Blondie Heart Of Glass
434 3-Mar 1979 Bee Gees Tragedy
435 17-Mar 1979 Gloria Gaynor I Will Survive
436 14-Apr 1979 Art Garfunkel Bright Eyes
437 26-May 1979 Blondie Sunday Girl
438 16-Jun 1979 Anita Ward Ring My Bell
439 30-Jun 1979 Tubeway Army Are Friends Electric?
440 28-Jul 1979 Boomtown Rats I Don’t Like Mondays
441 25-Aug 1979 Cliff Richard We Don’t Talk Anymore
442 22-Sep 1979 Gary Numan Cars
443 29-Sep 1979 Police Message In A Bottle
444 20-Oct 1979 Buggles Video Killed The Radio Star
445 27-Oct 1979 Lena Martell One Day At A Time
446 17-Nov 1979 Dr Hook When You’re In Love With A Beautiful Woman
447 8-Dec 1979 Police Walking On The Moon
448 15-Dec 1979 Pink Floyd Another Brick In The Wall

Comments

  1. 1
    Sir Algernon Willoghby-FunkJones on 8 Oct 2006 #

    How much is the Fish ?

  2. 2
    Rosie on 11 Jul 2007 #

    Please delete this

  3. 3
    emptyhead on 24 Nov 2007 #

    i`m 42 years old and i ain`t half heard some shit in my time.

  4. 4
    Doctor Mod on 2 Feb 2008 #

    I thought you’d like to know, Tom, that I’m using this site as a resource for students participating in my “Swinging Sixties” tutorial this term. So far, they’ve found it quite illuminating.

  5. 5
    Erithian on 6 Jul 2009 #

    Tom, your ever-receding finishing line has reached another landmark – Cascada yesterday became the 1,100th UK Number 1.

  6. 6
    Tom on 6 Jul 2009 #

    Right now it’s the ever-receding HALFWAY mark that’s obsessing me.

  7. 7
    Rory on 11 May 2010 #

    Time to update page 6 and add a seventh?

  8. 8
    admin on 11 May 2010 #

    i noticed chartstats have http://www.chartstats.com/number1s.php?decade=2010 for the 2010 but not added to their main page yet

  9. 9
    rosie on 10 Dec 2010 #

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