UK number one today, August 19 2018

One Kiss
Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa

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What song was number one when I was born?

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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 19 August

  • 2006

    Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean  - Hips Don't Lie

    Hips Don't Lie

    Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
  • 2007

    Robyn with Kleerup  - With Every Heartbeat

    With Every Heartbeat

    Robyn with Kleerup
  • 2008

    Katy Perry  - I Kissed a Girl

    I Kissed a Girl

    Katy Perry
  • 2009

    Tinchy Stryder Featuring Amelle  - Never Leave You

    Never Leave You

    Tinchy Stryder Featuring Amelle
  • 2010

    Ne-Yo  - Beautiful Monster

    Beautiful Monster

  • 2011

    Cher Lloyd  - Swagger Jagger

    Swagger Jagger

    Cher Lloyd
  • 2012

    Wiley Featuring MS D  - Heatwave


    Wiley Featuring MS D
  • 2013

    Miley Cyrus  - We Can't Stop

    We Can't Stop

    Miley Cyrus
  • 2014

    Nico & Vinz  - Am I Wrong

    Am I Wrong

    Nico & Vinz
  • 2015

    One Direction  - Drag Me Down

    Drag Me Down

    One Direction
  • 2016

    Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber and Mě  - Cold Water

    Cold Water

    Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber and Mě
  • 2017

    Calvin Harris featuring Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean  - Feels


    Calvin Harris featuring Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry and Big Sean