THE MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
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 – 2733 weeks (1304 weeks for singles) (1429 weeks for albums)
2. Cliff Richard – 2062 weeks (1177 weeks for singles) (885 weeks for albums)
3. Michael Jackson – 2027 weeks (689 weeks for singles) (1338 weeks for albums)
4. Queen - 1923 weeks (440 weeks for singles) (1483 weeks for albums)
5. Madonna – 1886 weeks (740 weeks for singles) (1146 weeks for albums)
6. The Beatles – 1880 weeks (461 weeks for singles) (1419 weeks for albums)
7. Elton John – 1720 weeks (668 weeks for singles) (1052 weeks for albums)
8. David Bowie – 1676 weeks (476 weeks for singles) (1200 weeks for albums)
9. Rod Stewart – 1621 weeks (480 weeks for singles) (1141 weeks for albums)
10. Rihanna - 1575 (1126 weeks for singles) (449 weeks for albums)
NO.1 SINGLES ARTISTS
01. Elvis - 21
02. Beatles - 17
03. Cliff Richard and Westlife - (both with 14)
04. Madonna - 13
05. Take That - 12
06. Abba; Spice Girls and Rihanna - (all with 9)
07. Rolling Stones; Oasis; Eminem and Calvin Harris (all with 8)
08. Elton John; Kylie Minogue; McFly; Michael Jackson; Robbie Williams; U2; George Michael
   and Tinie Tempah (all with 7)
09. Rod Stewart; Slade; Queen; Britney Spears; The Shadows; Sugababes; Boyzone; Blondie; David Guetta;
   Justin Bieber and Sam Smith (all with 6)
10. Beyoncé; Black Eyed Peas; Police; David Bowie; All Saints; Bee Gees; Will.I.Am; Dizzee Rascal; Flo Rida;
   Cheryl Cole; Bruno Mars; JLS; NE-YO;Jess Glynne and Katy Perry (all with 5)


TOP 10 SINGLES ARTISTS
01. Elvis - 76
02. Cliff Richard - 68
03. Madonna - 63
04. Michael Jackson - 43
05. Kylie Minogue - 34
06. U2 - 33
07. Robbie Williams - 31
08. Elton John and Rihanna - (both with 30)
09. Eminem - 29
10. Beatles - 28


NO.1 ALBUMS ARTISTS
01. Beatles - 15
02. Elvis - 13
03. Madonna; Robbie Williams and Rolling Stones (all with 12)
04. David Bowie - 11
05. Bruce Springsteen; U2 and Michael Jackson (all with 10)
06. Queen and Abba (both with 9)
07. Bob Dylan; Oasis; Rod Stewart; Led Zeppelin; R.E.M. and Eminem (all with 8)
08. Cliff Richard; Take That; Elton John; Westlife; Coldplay and George Michael (all with 7)
09. Boyzone; Pink Floyd; Phil Collins; Genesis; Prodigy; Blur; Police; Chemical Brothers; Stereophonics;
   Radiohead; Paul McCartney and Barbra Streisand (all with 6)
10. Arctic Monkeys; Celine Dion; Kylie Minogue; Bon Jovi; Simple Minds; Keane; Erasure; Muse; Prince;
   Simply Red; Iron Maiden; Paul Simon; Kings Of Leon; Kasabian and The Killers (all with 5)


TOP 10 ALBUMS ARTISTS
01. Elvis - 52
02. Cliff Richard - 44
03. Frank Sinatra - 40
04. Rolling Stones - 38
05. Bob Dylan - 37
06. Rod Stewart - 34
07. David Bowie - 33
08. Beatles and Elton John (both with 32)
09. Queen - 25
10. Status Quo - 24


MOST NO.2 SINGLES
01. Elvis - 17 (8 of these were posthumous re-issues of tracks which had previously risen to No.1)
02. Madonna - 12
03. Cliff Richard and Kylie Minogue (both with 11)
04. Rihanna - 7
05. Oasis and Queen (both with 6).


MOST NO.2 ALBUMS
01. Rolling Stones - 10
02. Elvis - 8
03. Elton John and Bon Jovi - (both with 7)
04. Paul Weller - 6
05. Madonna; Cliff Richard; Queen; Smiths; Frank Sinatra; Rod Stewart and Britney Spears - (all with 5)
06. David Bowie; Iron Maiden; J.A.M.; Manic Street Preachers; Pet Shop Boys; Status Quo; The Who;
   Tom Jones and James (all with 4)
07. 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 and
   Fleetwood Mac (all with 3)


TOP 40 SINGLES ARTISTS
01. Elvis - 140
02. Cliff Richard - 124
03. Madonna - 71
04. Elton John - 66
05. David Bowie - 63
06. Diana Ross - 58
07. Status Quo - 57
08. Michael Jackson - 54
09. Queen - 53
10. Kylie Minogue - 50


TOP 40 ALBUMS ARTISTS
01. Elvis - 93
02. Frank Sinatra and Cliff Richard (both with 63)
03. Bob Dylan - 59
04. David Bowie - 53
05. Rolling Stones - 48
06. James Last - 45
07. Beatles - 44
08. Rod Stewart - 43
09. Status Quo and Elton John (both with 41)
10. Iron Maiden - 39


TOP 75 SINGLES ARTISTS
01. Elvis - 165
02. Cliff Richard - 135
03. Glee Cast - 100
04. Elton John - 85
05. David Bowie - 79
06. Diana Ross - 78
07. Madonna - 75
08. Status Quo - 66
09. Rod Stewart - 65
10. Michael Jackson - 62


TOP 75 ALBUM ARTISTS
01. Elvis - 119
02. Frank Sinatra and David Bowie (both with 69)
03. Cliff Richard - 68
04. James Last - 65
05. Bob Dylan - 64
06. Beatles and Neil Young (both with 55)
07. Rolling Stones - 53
08. Diana Ross - 52
09. Elton John - 47
10. Status Quo - 46


ALBUM ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
01. Beatles - 175
02. Elvis - 66
03. Abba - 57
04. Rolling Stones - 46
05. Simon and Garfunkel - 40
06. Adele - 37
07. Robbie Williams and Ed Sheeran (both with 35)
08. Michael Jackson - 31
09. Cliff Richard and Madonna (both with 30)
10. Elton John - 29


SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS AT NO.1
01. Elvis - 80
02. Beatles - 65
03. Cliff Richard - 46
04. Abba - 31
05. Madonna; Take That (Both with 29)
06. Rihanna - 24
07. Elton John - 23
08. Spice Girls - 22
09. Queen; The Shadows (both with 21)
10.Westlife - 20


SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
01. Elvis - 386
02. Cliff Richard - 333
03. Rihanna - 265
04. Madonna - 228
05. Beatles - 188
06. Frankie Laine - 187
07. Michael Jackson - 154
08. The Shadows - 143
09. Justin Bieber - 137
10. Calvin Harris - 135


ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 10
01. Elvis - 555
02. Beatles - 473
03. Cliff Richard - 340
04. Frank Sinatra - 316
05. Rolling Stones - 272
06. Michael Jackson - 266
07. Rod Stewart - 259
08. Simon And Garfunkel - 240
09. The Shadows - 229
10. Abba - 224


SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
01. Elvis - 1062
02. Cliff Richard - 970
03. Rihanna - 688
04. Madonna - 516
05. Ed Sheeran - 462
06. Michael Jackson - 438
07. Elton John - 426
08. Calvin Harris - 382
09. The Shadows and Diana Ross (both with 378)
10. Justin Bieber and David Guetta - (both with 372)


ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 40
01. Elvis - 1059
02. Beatles - 983
03. Simon And Garfunkel - 816
04. Michael Jackson - 749
05. Frank Sinatra - 744
06. Rod Stewart - 733
07. David Bowie - 724
08. Cliff Richard - 702
09. Queen - 692
10. Madonna and Elton John (both with 666)


SINGLES ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
01. Elvis - 1302
02. Cliff Richard - 1177
03. Rihanna - 1126
04. Ed Sheeran - 809
05. Madonna - 740
06. Michael Jackson - 689
07. Elton John - 668
08. David Guetta - 630
09. Justin Bieber - 598
10. Calvin Harris - 596


ALBUMS ARTISTS - WEEKS IN TOP 75
01. Queen - 1483
02. Elvis - 1429
03. Beatles - 1419
04. Michael Jackson - 1338
05. David Bowie - 1200
06. Madonna - 1146
07. Rod Stewart - 1141
08. Fleetwood Mac - 1130
09. Abba - 1108
10. U2 - 1093

These statistics prove once and for all that Elvis is the King of the UK Charts.

As of December 29th 2017 - Elvis Express Radio / Brian Quinn
ELVIS’ UK 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
1304 weeks in Top 75
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ELVIS’ UK CHART ALBUMS
13 No.1’s
53 Top 10’s
93 Top 40’s
119 Top 75’s
66 weeks at No.1
555 weeks in Top 10
1059 weeks in Top 40
1429 weeks in Top 75
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OFFICIAL CHARTS COMPANY (UK)
MOST SUCCESSFUL UK CHART ACTS
AS OF 29TH DECEMBER, 2017
Elvis Express Radio Thanks Brian Quinn For His Help And Support.
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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:
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The TRUE King of Pop reigns supreme on the UK pop charts.
Elvis  in 2017
The Beatles lead the way for #1 albums in the UK
Madonna, often called the Queen of Pop.
She appears in most of the listings.
The self demanding "King of Pop", Michael Jackson fails to come
close to the UK Chart records of the actual "King of Pop", ELVIS!
Frank Sinatra makes his mark on the UK album charts
Beyonce, appears in the most No 1s with 5 chart toppers
While Elvis rules as King of the UK Charts, the title of Prince has
to go to, Cliff Richard who, like Elvis is present on most of the
catagories.
Robbie Williams makes his mark on the UK chart stats
Queen is one of the most successful album acts in the UK
The guitar playing Shadows had several #1s
Elton John is one of the biggest stars on the UK Charts