News/research from teacher-journalist Robert J. Ballantyne
13 tracks

Weeks at #1: 2 weeks

Each song presented here hit #1 for two weeks (consecutive or non-consecutive) on my personal top 10 weekly music charts, which I have documented every Sunday since January 7, 1990.

Rachel Reinert, ‘Cool’

This adult contemporary country pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between August 23 to September 6, 2020

Toni Braxton, ‘Dance (Dave Audé Remix)’

This pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between May 17-30, 2020

Billie Eilish, ‘No Time to Die’

This pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between March 8-14, 2020 and March 22-28, 2020

Selena Gomez, ‘Lose You to Love Me’

This pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between November 24 to December 7, 2019

Roisin Murphy, ‘Thoughts Wasted’

This avant-garde pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between December 4-17, 2016

Roisin Murphy, ‘Lip Service’

This adult contemporary pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between August 28 to September 10, 2016

KT Tunstall, ‘Feel It All’

This adult contemporary pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between August 25 to September 6, 2013

Roisin Murphy, ‘Slave to Love’

This dance pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between November 16-29, 2008

Roisin Murphy, ‘You Know Me Better’

This dance pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between April 20 to May 3, 2008

Dixie Chicks, ‘The Long Way Around’

This pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for two weeks between August 27 to September 9, 2006