Leona Lewis was the first British woman in 20 years to top the charts in the United States. Who was the last American woman, and man, to top the UK charts?
#94244. Asked by crazycube. (Apr 02 08 10:00 AM)
For the last american woman and man in the UK singles charts check this list: |
Rihanna featuring Jay-Z - "Umbrella"
May 20 for 10 weeks
Timbaland featuring Keri Hilson, D.O.E. & Sebastian - "The Way I Are"
July 29 for 2 weeks
Robyn with Kleerup - "With Every Heartbeat"
August 12 for 1 week
Kanye West - "Stronger"
August 19 for 2 weeks
Sean Kingston - "Beautiful Girls"
September 2 for 4 weeks
Sugababes - "About You Now"
September 30 for 4 weeks
Leona Lewis - "Bleeding Love"
October 28 for 7 weeks
Eva Cassidy and Katie Melua - "What a Wonderful World"
The last woman was Eva Cassidy in a duet, Rihanna solo.
The last man was Kanye West. Sean Kingston was born in Miami but is considered a Jamaican artist.
Here are all the UK No 1s. The last American woman to top the charts was Eva Cassidy, in her virtual duet with British Katie Melua on 22 Dec 2007. For men, Sean Kingston came top on 8th Sep 2007 (although he is Jamican-American). 25 Aug 2007, Kanye West topped the chart.|
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