UK number one today, October 22 2018

Calvin Harris and Sam Smith

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What song was number one when I was born?

Have you ever searched for "number 1 when i was born"? We bet you have! But what about the number 1 when you were 13? Or 20? You know, the years when music actually meant something to you? My Birthday Hits is a list of the UK number #1 songs for each year since the charts began. The idea is simple. Enter your birthday and we'll create a list of every UK number 1 songs on your birthday each year. The actual soundtrack to your life, right?

Why not check out all the UK number one songs throughout your teens? Or the number one on your 21st birthday? Or how about the #1 when you turned 40? Watch the videos, create a Spotify playlist, or buy the tracks you like best on Amazon or iTunes.

Previous UK #1 songs on 22 October

  • 2006

    My Chemical Romance  - Welcome to the Black Parade

    Welcome to the Black Parade

    My Chemical Romance
  • 2007

    Sugababes  - About You Now

    About You Now

  • 2008

    Pink  - So What

    So What

  • 2009

    Chipmunk Featuring Dayo Olatunji  - Oopsy Daisy

    Oopsy Daisy

    Chipmunk Featuring Dayo Olatunji
  • 2010

    Cee Lo Green  - Forget You

    Forget You

    Cee Lo Green
  • 2011

    Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris  - We Found Love

    We Found Love

    Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris
  • 2012

    Swedish House Mafia  - Don't You Worry Child

    Don't You Worry Child

    Swedish House Mafia
  • 2013

    Miley Cyrus  - Wrecking Ball

    Wrecking Ball

    Miley Cyrus
  • 2014

    Meghan Trainor  - All About That Bass

    All About That Bass

    Meghan Trainor
  • 2015

    Justin Bieber  - What Do You Mean?

    What Do You Mean?

    Justin Bieber
  • 2016

    James Arthur  - Say You Won't Let Go

    Say You Won't Let Go

    James Arthur
  • 2017

    Post Malone featuring 21 Savage  - Rockstar


    Post Malone featuring 21 Savage