UK number one today, January 16 2019

Sweet but Psycho
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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 16 January

  • 2007

    Leona Lewis  - A Moment Like This

    A Moment Like This

    Leona Lewis
  • 2008

    Leon Jackson  - When You Believe

    When You Believe

    Leon Jackson
  • 2009

    Alexandra Burke  - Hallelujah


    Alexandra Burke
  • 2010

    Iyaz  - Replay


  • 2011

    Rihanna Featuring Drake  - What's My Name?

    What's My Name?

    Rihanna Featuring Drake
  • 2012

    Flo Rida  - Good Feeling

    Good Feeling

    Flo Rida
  • 2013

    James Arthur  - Impossible


    James Arthur
  • 2014

    Pitbull featuring Kesha  - Timber


    Pitbull featuring Kesha
  • 2015

    Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars  - Uptown Funk

    Uptown Funk

    Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
  • 2016

    Justin Bieber  - Love Yourself

    Love Yourself

    Justin Bieber
  • 2017

    Clean Bandit featuring Sean Paul and Anne-Marie  - Rockabye


    Clean Bandit featuring Sean Paul and Anne-Marie
  • 2018

    Ed Sheeran  - Perfect


    Ed Sheeran