Number 1 UK song on January 6th

(1970 – 2023)

Below is your personalised UK "Number one on my birthday" tracklist for January 6th since 1970.

Each of these tracks was a number one hit in UK on your birthday, January 6th each year. This list is currently showing #1 songs from 1970 to 2023. Click on any song to see the video and more information. At the bottom of the page you can download a shareable list of tracks or download a Spotify playlist, or click on any individual track to view a video and access the Spotify track listing.

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  • River - Ellie Goulding (#1 on 8th birthday)


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#1 song on birthday — 6th, January

My birthday! (1970) - Y.M.C.A. by Village People
1st birthday (1971) - Bring Your Daughter... to the Slaughter by Iron Maiden
2nd birthday (1972) - Chocolate Salty Balls (P.S. I Love You) by Chef
3rd birthday (1973) - The Climb by Joe McElderry
4th birthday (1974) - Impossible by James Arthur
5th birthday (1975) - Happy by Pharrell Williams
6th birthday (1976) - Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson
7th birthday (1977) - Sweet but Psycho by Ava Max
8th birthday (1978) - River by Ellie Goulding
9th birthday (1979) - Merry Christmas by Ed Sheeran and Elton John
10th birthday (1980) - Last Christmas by Wham!

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