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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Fri Feb 26, 2021 7:26 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 26TH FEBRUARY, 2021

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 – 2780 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1474 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2249 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1787 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2194 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1488 weeks for albums)
4. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
5. Ed Sheeran - 2074 weeks (1122 weeks for singles) (952 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles - 2017 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1556 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 1899 weeks (682 for singles) (1217 weeks for albums)
8. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums) (tied with Elton John)
9. David Bowie - 1861 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1385 weeks for albums)
10. Fleetwood Mac - 1700 weeks (238 weeks for singles) (1462 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1474 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Awaits

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers and Taylor Swift (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kings Of Leon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball and Foo Fighters (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. David Bowie - 63
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo - 57
8. Michael Jackson and Drake (both with 56)
9. Queen - 54
10. Justin Bieber - 53

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan (both with 63)
4. David Bowie - 62
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo - 43
10. Elton John - 42

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Glee Cast - 100
4. Drake - 92
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Status Quo and Justin Bieber (both with 66)
10. Rod Stewart - 65

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 83
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra -70
5. Bob Dylan - 69
6. James Last - 65
7. Neil Young - 58
8. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
9. Diana Ross - 52
10.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine - 187
8. Justin Bieber - 181
9. Calvin Harris - 173
10. Michael Jackson - 158

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 291
6. Queen - 278
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 618
5. Madonna - 516
6. Drake - 499
7. Justin Bieber - 492
8. Calvin Harris - 465
9. Michael Jackson - 448
10. Elton John - 438

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1046
3. Queen - 905
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 805
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 783)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Frank Sinatra - 744
9. Fleetwood Mac - 734
10. Abba - 731

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1120
5. Drake - 873
6. Justin Bieber - 784
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 716
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1787
2. Beatles - 1556
3. Michael Jackson - 1488
4. Elvis - 1474
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1462
6. David Bowie -1385
7. Abba - 1276
8. Oasis - 1244
9. Elton John - 1217
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Colin B » Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:52 pm

UK Top 100 Albums - 26th Feb 2021

He's at No.64 this week:

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Sat Mar 06, 2021 4:36 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 5TH MARCH, 2021

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 – 2780 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1474 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2250 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1788 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2195 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1489 weeks for albums)
4. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
5. Ed Sheeran - 2078 weeks (1123 weeks for singles) (955 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles - 2018 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1557 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 1900 weeks (682 for singles) (1218 weeks for albums)
8. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums)
9. David Bowie - 1862 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1386 weeks for albums)
10. Fleetwood Mac - 1703 weeks (239 weeks for singles) (1464 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1474 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Awaits

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers and Taylor Swift (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kings Of Leon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball and Foo Fighters (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. David Bowie - 63
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo - 57
8. Michael Jackson and Drake (both with 56)
9. Queen - 54
10. Justin Bieber - 53

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan (both with 63)
4. David Bowie - 62
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo - 43
10. Elton John and Neil Young (both with 42)

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Glee Cast - 100
4. Drake - 92
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Status Quo and Justin Bieber (both with 66)
10. Rod Stewart - 65

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 83
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra -70
5. Bob Dylan - 69
6. James Last - 65
7. Neil Young - 60
8. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
9. Diana Ross - 52
10.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine - 187
8. Justin Bieber - 181
9. Calvin Harris - 173
10. Michael Jackson - 158

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 291
6. Queen - 279
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 619
5. Madonna - 516
6. Drake - 499
7. Justin Bieber - 493
8. Calvin Harris - 465
9. Michael Jackson - 448
10. Elton John - 438

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1046
3. Queen - 906
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 805
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 784)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Frank Sinatra - 744
9. Fleetwood Mac - 736
10. Abba - 732

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1123
5. Drake - 873
6. Justin Bieber - 785
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 718
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1788
2. Beatles - 1557
3. Michael Jackson - 1489
4. Elvis - 1474
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1464
6. David Bowie -1386
7. Abba - 1277
8. Oasis - 1247
9. Elton John - 1218
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Colin B » Sat Mar 06, 2021 7:01 pm

Elvis is still riding high in the UK 'Country Compilation Albums Chart' this week:

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Sat Mar 13, 2021 4:28 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 12TH MARCH, 2021

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 – 2781 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1475 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2251 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1789 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2196 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1490 weeks for albums)
4. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
5. Ed Sheeran - 2082 weeks (1124 weeks for singles) (958 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles - 2019 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1558 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 1901 weeks (682 for singles) (1219 weeks for albums)
8. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums)
9. David Bowie - 1863 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1387 weeks for albums)
10. Fleetwood Mac - 1705 weeks (239 weeks for singles) (1466 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1475 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Drake - 27

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers; Taylor Swift and Kings Of Leon (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball and Foo Fighters (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. David Bowie and Drake (both with 63)
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo - 57
8. Michael Jackson - 56
9. Queen and Justin Bieber (both with 54)
10. Awaits

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan (both with 63)
4. David Bowie - 62
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo - 43
10. Elton John and Neil Young (both with 42)

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 109
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 67
10. Status Quo - 66

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 83
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra -70
5. Bob Dylan - 69
6. James Last - 65
7. Neil Young - 60
8. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
9. Diana Ross - 52
10.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine - 187
8. Justin Bieber - 181
9. Calvin Harris - 173
10. Drake - 159

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 291
6. Queen - 280
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 620
5. Madonna - 516
6. Drake - 510
7. Justin Bieber - 495
8. Calvin Harris - 465
9. Michael Jackson - 448
10. Elton John - 438

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1046
3. Queen - 907
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 805
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 785)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Frank Sinatra - 744
9. Fleetwood Mac - 738
10. Abba - 733

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1124
5. Drake - 919
6. Justin Bieber - 787
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 719
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1788
2. Beatles - 1558
3. Michael Jackson - 1490
4. Elvis - 1475
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1466
6. David Bowie -1387
7. Abba - 1278
8. Oasis - 1249
9. Elton John - 1219
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:46 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 19TH MARCH, 2021

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 – 2782 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1476 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2252 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1790 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2197 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1491 weeks for albums)
4. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
5. Ed Sheeran - 2086 weeks (1125 weeks for singles) (961 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles - 2020 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1559 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 1902 weeks (682 for singles) (1220 weeks for albums)
8. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums)
9. David Bowie - 1865 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1389 weeks for albums)
10. Fleetwood Mac - 1707 weeks (239 weeks for singles) (1468 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1476 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Drake - 27

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers; Taylor Swift and Kings Of Leon (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball and Foo Fighters (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. David Bowie and Drake (both with 63)
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo - 57
8. Michael Jackson - 56
9. Queen and Justin Bieber (both with 54)
10. Awaits

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and David Bowie (all with 63)
4. David Bowie - 62
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo - 43
10. Elton John and Neil Young (both with 42)

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 109
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 67
10. Status Quo - 66

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 84
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra -70
5. Bob Dylan - 69
6. James Last - 65
7. Neil Young - 60
8. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
9. Diana Ross - 52
10.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine - 187
8. Justin Bieber - 181
9. Calvin Harris - 173
10. Drake - 159

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 292
6. Queen - 280
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 620
5. Madonna - 516
6. Drake - 513
7. Justin Bieber - 496
8. Calvin Harris - 465
9. Michael Jackson - 448
10. Elton John - 438

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1046
3. Queen - 908
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 806
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 786)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Frank Sinatra - 744
9. Fleetwood Mac - 740
10. Abba - 734

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1125
5. Drake - 923
6. Justin Bieber - 789
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 720
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1790
2. Beatles - 1559
3. Michael Jackson - 1491
4. Elvis - 1476
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1468
6. David Bowie -1389
7. Abba - 1279
8. Oasis - 1251
9. Elton John - 1220
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Sat Mar 27, 2021 12:25 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 26TH MARCH, 2021

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 – 2783 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1477 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2253 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1791 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2198 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1492 weeks for albums)
4. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums) (both tied for No.4)
4. Ed Sheeran - 2089 weeks (1125 weeks for singles) (964 weeks for albums) (both tied for No.4)
5. The Beatles - 2021 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1560 weeks for albums)
6. Elton John - 1903 weeks (682 for singles) (1221 weeks for albums)
7. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums)
8. David Bowie - 1866 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1390 weeks for albums)
9. Fleetwood Mac - 1709 weeks (239 weeks for singles) (1470 weeks for albums)
10. Oasis - 1674 weeks (420 weeks for singles) (1254 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1477 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Drake - 27

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers; Taylor Swift and Kings Of Leon (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball; Foo Fighters and Lana Del Rey (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. David Bowie and Drake (both with 63)
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo - 57
8. Michael Jackson - 56
9. Queen and Justin Bieber (both with 54)
10. Kylie Minogue - 51

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Bob Dylan - 64
4. Frank Sinatra and David Bowie (both with 63)
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo - 43
10. Elton John and Neil Young (both with 42)

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 109
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 67
10. Status Quo - 66

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 84
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan (both with 70)
5. James Last - 65
6. Neil Young - 60
7. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
8. Diana Ross - 52
9.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)
10. Awaits

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine - 187
8. Justin Bieber - 181
9. Calvin Harris - 173
10. Drake - 159

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 292
6. Queen - 281
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 620
5. Madonna - 516
6. Drake - 515
7. Justin Bieber - 497
8. Calvin Harris - 465
9. Michael Jackson - 448
10. Elton John - 438

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1047
3. Queen - 909
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 806
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 787)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Frank Sinatra - 744
9. Fleetwood Mac - 742
10. Abba - 735

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1125
5. Drake - 927
6. Justin Bieber - 790
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 721
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1791
2. Beatles - 1560
3. Michael Jackson - 1492
4. Elvis - 1477
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1470
6. David Bowie -1389
7. Abba - 1280
8. Oasis - 1254
9. Elton John - 1221
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Colin B » Sat Mar 27, 2021 2:27 pm

From the UK Top 100 Album Chart - 26th March 2021:

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Fri Apr 02, 2021 10:23 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 2ND APRIL, 2021

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 – 2784 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1478 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2254 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1792 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2199 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1493 weeks for albums)
4. Ed Sheeran - 2092 weeks (1125 weeks for singles) (967 weeks for albums)
5. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles - 2022 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1561 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 1904 weeks (682 for singles) (1222 weeks for albums)
8. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums)
9. David Bowie - 1867 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1391 weeks for albums)
10. Fleetwood Mac - 1711 weeks (239 weeks for singles) (1472 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1478 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Drake - 27

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers; Taylor Swift and Kings Of Leon (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball; Foo Fighters and Lana Del Rey (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. David Bowie and Drake (both with 63)
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo - 57
8. Michael Jackson - 56
9. Justin Bieber - 55
10. Queen - 54

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Bob Dylan - 64
4. Frank Sinatra and David Bowie (both with 63)
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo and Neil Young (both with 43
10. Elton John - 42

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 109
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 68
10. Status Quo - 66

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 84
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan (both with 70)
5. James Last - 65
6. Neil Young - 61
7. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
8. Diana Ross - 52
9.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)
10. Awaits

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine - 187
8. Justin Bieber - 184
9. Calvin Harris - 173
10. Drake - 159

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 292
6. Queen - 282
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 620
5. Madonna and Drake (both with 516)
6. Justin Bieber - 501
7. Calvin Harris - 465
8. Michael Jackson - 448
9. Elton John - 438
10. Awaits

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1047
3. Queen - 910
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 806
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 788)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Frank Sinatra and Fleetwood Mac (both with 744)
9. Abba - 736
10. Awaits

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1125
5. Drake - 931
6. Justin Bieber - 794
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 722
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1792
2. Beatles - 1561
3. Michael Jackson - 1493
4. Elvis - 1478
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1472
6. David Bowie -1391
7. Abba - 1281
8. Oasis - 1256
9. Elton John - 1222
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:12 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 9TH APRIL, 2021

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 – 2785 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1479 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2255 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1793 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2200 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1494 weeks for albums)
4. Ed Sheeran - 2095 weeks (1125 weeks for singles) (970 weeks for albums)
5. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles - 2023 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1562 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 1905 weeks (682 for singles) (1223 weeks for albums)
8. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums)
9. David Bowie - 1869 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1393 weeks for albums)
10. Fleetwood Mac - 1713 weeks (239 weeks for singles) (1474 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1479 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Drake - 27

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers; Taylor Swift and Kings Of Leon (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball; Foo Fighters and Lana Del Rey (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. David Bowie and Drake (both with 63)
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo - 57
8. Michael Jackson - 56
9. Justin Bieber - 55
10. Queen - 54

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Bob Dylan and David Bowie (both with 64)
4. Frank Sinatra - 63
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo and Neil Young (both with 43
10. Elton John - 42

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 109
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 68
10. Status Quo - 66

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 85
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan (both with 70)
5. James Last - 65
6. Neil Young - 61
7. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
8. Diana Ross - 52
9.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)
10. Awaits

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine - 187
8. Justin Bieber - 185
9. Calvin Harris - 173
10. Drake - 159

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 292
6. Queen - 283
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 620
5. Madonna and Drake (both with 516)
6. Justin Bieber - 504
7. Calvin Harris - 465
8. Michael Jackson - 448
9. Elton John - 438
10. Awaits

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1048
3. Queen - 911
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 807
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 789)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Fleetwood Mac - 746
9. Frank Sinatra - 744
10. Abba - 737

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1125
5. Drake - 934
6. Justin Bieber - 797
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 723
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1793
2. Beatles - 1562
3. Michael Jackson - 1494
4. Elvis - 1479
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1474
6. David Bowie -1393
7. Abba - 1282
8. Oasis - 1258
9. Elton John - 1223
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Colin B » Fri Apr 09, 2021 11:24 pm

He moves up to No.56 this week:

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:14 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 16TH APRIL, 2021

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 – 2786 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1480 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2256 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1794 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2201 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1495 weeks for albums)
4. Ed Sheeran - 2095 weeks (1125 weeks for singles) (970 weeks for albums)
5. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles - 2024 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1563 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 1906 weeks (682 for singles) (1224 weeks for albums)
8. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums)
9. David Bowie - 1870 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1394 weeks for albums)
10. Fleetwood Mac - 1715 weeks (239 weeks for singles) (1476 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1480 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Drake - 27

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney and Taylor Swift (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers and Kings Of Leon (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball; Foo Fighters and Lana Del Rey (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. David Bowie and Drake (both with 63)
6. Diana Ross - 58
7. Status Quo - 57
8. Michael Jackson - 56
9. Justin Bieber - 55
10. Queen - 54

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Bob Dylan and David Bowie (both with 64)
4. Frank Sinatra - 63
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo and Neil Young (both with 43
10. Elton John - 42

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 109
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 68
10. Status Quo - 66

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 85
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan (both with 70)
5. James Last - 65
6. Neil Young - 61
7. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
8. Diana Ross - 52
9.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)
10. Awaits

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine - 187
8. Justin Bieber - 186
9. Calvin Harris - 173
10. Drake - 159

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 292
6. Queen - 284
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 620
5. Madonna and Drake (both with 516)
6. Justin Bieber - 507
7. Calvin Harris - 465
8. Michael Jackson - 448
9. Elton John - 438
10. Awaits

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1048
3. Queen - 912
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 808
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 790)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Fleetwood Mac - 748
9. Frank Sinatra - 744
10. Abba - 738

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1125
5. Drake - 936
6. Justin Bieber - 800
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 724
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1794
2. Beatles - 1563
3. Michael Jackson - 1495
4. Elvis - 1480
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1476
6. David Bowie -1394
7. Abba - 1283
8. Oasis - 1260
9. Elton John - 1224
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

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Re: UK's Most Successful Chart Acts

Postby Brian » Sat Apr 24, 2021 4:55 pm

OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 23RD APRIL, 2021

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 – 2787 weeks (1306 weeks for singles) (1481 weeks for albums)
2. Queen - 2256 weeks (462 weeks for singles) (1794 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson - 2202 weeks (706 weeks for singles) (1496 weeks for albums)
4. Ed Sheeran - 2101 weeks (1125 weeks for singles) (976 weeks for albums)
5. Cliff Richard - 2089 weeks (1178 weeks for singles) (911 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles - 2025 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1564 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John - 1907 weeks (682 for singles) (1225 weeks for albums)
8. Madonna -1893 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1153 weeks for albums)
9. David Bowie - 1871 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1395 weeks for albums)
10. Fleetwood Mac - 1717 weeks (239 weeks for singles) (1478 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
1306 weeks in Top 75

ELVIS’ CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
95 Top 40’s
122 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
556 weeks in Top 10
1062 weeks in Top 40
1481 weeks in Top 75

NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 21
2. Beatles - 17
3. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
4. Madonna - 13
5. Take That - 12
6. Calvin Harris and Eminem (both with 10)
7. Abba; Spice Girls; Rihanna and Ed Sheeran (all with 9)
8. Rolling Stones and Oasis (both with 8)
9. Elton John; 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. Kylie Minogue - 34
6. U2 and Eminem (both with 33)
7. Robbie Williams and Elton John (both with 31)
8. Rihanna - 30
9. Beatles and Ed Sheeran (both with 28)
10. Drake - 27

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 and Bruce Springsteen (both with 11)
5. U2; Michael Jackson; Rod Stewart and Eminem (all with 10)
6. Queen; Abba and Bob Dylan (all with 9)
7. Oasis; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M.; Take That; Westlife; Coldplay and Kylie Minogue (all with 8)
8. Cliff Richard; Elton John; George Michael; Prodigy; Stereophonics and Paul McCartney and Taylor Swift (all with 7)
9. Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Radiohead; Barbra Streisand; Arctic Monkeys; Muse; The Killers and Kings Of Leon (all with 6)
10. Boyzone; Celine Dion; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Prince; Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kasabian; Motion Picture Cast Recording; Script; Paul Weller; Michael Ball; Foo Fighters and Lana Del Rey (all with 5)

TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 53
2. Cliff Richard - 46
3. Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan and Rolling Stones (all with 40)
4. Rod Stewart - 36
5. David Bowie - 34
6. Beatles - 33
7. Elton John - 32
8. Queen - 26
9. Status Quo - 25
10. Madonna and Paul McCartney (both with 22)

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 and Calvin Harris (all with 7)
6. Boyzone; Oasis; Queen; Robbie Williams (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 and Rod Stewart (both with 6)
5. Cliff Richard; Queen; 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 and James (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 and Gorillaz (all with 3)

TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 139
2. Cliff Richard - 124
3. Madonna - 71
4. Elton John - 66
5. Drake - 64
6. David Bowie - 63
7. Diana Ross - 58
8. Status Quo - 57
9. Michael Jackson - 56
10. Justin Bieber - 55

TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 95
2.Cliff Richard - 66
3. Bob Dylan and David Bowie (both with 64)
4. Frank Sinatra - 63
5. Rolling Stones - 51
6. Rod Stewart - 46
7. James Last - 45
8. Beatles - 44
9. Status Quo and Neil Young (both with 43
10. Elton John - 42

TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 164
2. Cliff Richard - 135
3. Drake - 110
4. Glee Cast - 100
5. Elton John - 85
6. David Bowie - 79
7. Diana Ross -78
8. Madonna - 75
9. Justin Bieber - 68
10. Status Quo - 66

TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
1. Elvis - 121
2. David Bowie - 85
3. Cliff Richard - 71
4. Frank Sinatra and Bob Dylan (both with 70)
5. James Last - 65
6. Neil Young - 61
7. Beatles and Rolling Stones (both with 55)
8. Diana Ross - 52
9.Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Status Quo and Elton John (all with 48)
10. Awaits

ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
1. Beatles - 176
2. Elvis - 66
3. Abba - 57
4. Rolling Stones - 47
5. Ed Sheeran - 41
6. Simon and Garfunkel and Motion Picture Cast Recording (both with 40)
7. Adele - 37
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. Cliff Richard - 46
4. Ed Sheeran - 41
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. Rihanna - 25
10. Elton John and Wet Wet Wet (both with 23)

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 386
2. Cliff Richard - 333
3. Rihanna - 265
4. Madonna - 228
5. Ed Sheeran - 205
6. Beatles - 188
7. Frankie Laine and Justin Bieber (both with 187)
8. Calvin Harris - 173
9. Drake - 159
10. Awaits

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
1. Elvis - 556
2. Beatles - 477
3. Cliff Richard - 343
4. Frank Sinatra - 316
5. Ed Sheeran - 292
6. Queen - 284
7. Rolling Stones - 274
8. Rod Stewart -272
9. Michael Jackson - 266
10. Simon and Garfunkel - 240

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis 1062
2. Cliff Richard - 970
3. Rihanna - 698
4. Ed Sheeran - 620
5. Drake - 517
6. Madonna - 516
7. Justin Bieber - 509
8. Calvin Harris - 465
9. Michael Jackson - 448
10. Elton John - 438


ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
1. Elvis - 1062
2. Beatles - 1048
3. Queen - 912
4. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
5. David Bowie - 809
6. Michael Jackson and Elton John- (both with 791)
7. Rod Stewart - 762
8. Fleetwood Mac - 750
9. Frank Sinatra - 744
10. Abba - 739

SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Elvis - 1306
2. Cliff Richard - 1178
3. Rihanna - 1138
4. Ed Sheeran - 1125
5. Drake - 938
6. Justin Bieber - 802
7. Madonna - 740
8. Calvin Harris - 731
9. David Guetta - 725
10. Michael Jackson - 706

ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
1. Queen - 1794
2. Beatles - 1564
3. Michael Jackson - 1496
4. Elvis - 1481
5. Fleetwood Mac - 1478
6. David Bowie -1395
7. Abba - 1284
8. Oasis - 1262
9. Elton John - 1225
10. Rod Stewart - 1178

Brian


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