Compiled by PPL the organisation that monitors all recorded music plays in the UK, not just on radio and TV, but in cinemas, clubs, pubs, restaurants, gyms and even karaoke bars , these songs have soundtracked our lives over the last ten years. There are plenty more surprises in store. See the top 10 below and find the rest of the chart elsewhere on this page. Nashville rockers Kings of Leon truly broke into the mainstream with 'Sex on Fire', although the song only charted as high as No. The track title doesn't mean anything, according to frontman Caleb Followill — it was just a running joke they had while making it in the studio.
10. Kings of Leon – Sex On Fire
Billboard number-one singles chart which preceded the Billboard Hot chart , which was updated weekly by the Billboard magazine, was the main singles chart of the American music industry since and until the Billboard Hot chart was established in Before the Billboard Hot chart was established in August , which was based on a formula combining sales data of commercially available singles and airplay on American radio stations, the Billboard used to publish several song popularity charts weekly. Throughout most of the s the magazine published the following three charts:. The following artists achieved three or more number-one hits from — A number of artists had number-one singles on their own as well as part of a collaboration. The following artists were featured in top of the chart for the highest total number of weeks during — The following songs were featured in top of the chart for the highest total number of weeks during —
Subscriber Account active since. For more than six decades now, Billboard has been keeping track of what Americans are listening to via the Hot list, which measures the top pop songs in America based on sales, radio play, and online streaming. While how we listen to music has changed immensely since then, it still remains a goal of many artists to try and climb the charts, all the way to No. However, some of the most beloved bands and artists have never achieved the coveted spot atop the Hot Of these 16 musical acts, some still have plenty of time to make it. Keep scrolling to see who's never had a No. It might surprise you.
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