List of number-one singles of 2009 (Australia)

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The Black Eyed Peas achieved three number-one singles in 2009 for "Boom Boom Pow", "I Gotta Feeling" and "Meet Me Halfway", spanning 14 weeks in total at number-one on the chart.

The ARIA Singles Chart ranks the best-performing singles in Australia. Its data, published by the Australian Recording Industry Association, is based collectively on each single's weekly physical and digital sales.[1] In 2009, 14 singles claimed the top spot, including Lady Gaga's "Poker Face", which started its peak position in late 2008. Seven acts achieved their first number-one single in Australia, either as a lead or featured artist: Jessica Mauboy, The Fray, Taylor Swift, A. R. Rahman, Nicole Scherzinger, David Guetta, Vanessa Amorosi and Kesha.[2]

The Black Eyed Peas earned three number-one singles during the year for "Boom Boom Pow", "I Gotta Feeling" and "Meet Me Halfway". Kesha's "Tik Tok" was longest-running number-one single in 2009, having topped the ARIA Singles Chart for eight consecutive weeks.[3] Flo Rida's "Right Round", The Black Eyed Peas' "I Gotta Feeling", and Guetta's "Sexy Bitch" each spent seven weeks at the number-one spot.

Chart history[edit]

Kesha's "Tik Tok" was the longest-running number-one single of 2009, having topped the ARIA Singles Chart for eight consecutive weeks.
Flo Rida's "Right Round" topped the ARIA Singles Chart for seven weeks, becoming his second number-one single on the chart.
David Guetta's "Sexy Bitch" topped the ARIA Singles Chart for seven weeks, becoming his first number-one single on the chart.
Date Song Artist(s) Ref.
5 January "Poker Face" Lady Gaga [4]
12 January
19 January "Burn" Jessica Mauboy [5]
26 January "You Found Me" The Fray [6]
2 February
9 February
16 February
23 February "Right Round" Flo Rida featuring Kesha [7]
2 March
9 March
16 March
23 March "Love Story" Taylor Swift [8]
30 March "Right Round" Flo Rida featuring Kesha [7]
6 April "Love Story" Taylor Swift [8]
13 April "Right Round" Flo Rida featuring Kesha [7]
20 April
27 April "Jai Ho! (You Are My Destiny)" A. R. Rahman and Pussycat Dolls featuring Nicole Scherzinger [9]
4 May
11 May "We Made You" Eminem [10]
18 May "Boom Boom Pow" The Black Eyed Peas [11]
25 May
1 June
8 June
15 June
22 June
29 June "I Gotta Feeling" [12]
6 July
13 July
20 July
27 July
3 August
10 August
17 August "Sexy Bitch" David Guetta featuring Akon [13]
24 August
31 August
7 September "Like It Like That" Guy Sebastian [14]
14 September
21 September "Sexy Bitch" David Guetta featuring Akon [13]
28 September
5 October
12 October
19 October "This Is Who I Am" Vanessa Amorosi [15]
26 October
2 November "Meet Me Halfway" The Black Eyed Peas [16]
9 November "Tik Tok" Kesha [3]
16 November
23 November
30 November
7 December
14 December
21 December
28 December

Number-one artists[edit]

Position Country Artist Weeks at No. 1
1  USA Kesha 15
2  USA The Black Eyed Peas 14
3  USA Flo Rida 7
3  FRA David Guetta 7
3  SEN Akon (as featuring) 7
4  USA The Fray 4
5  USA Lady Gaga 2
5  USA Taylor Swift 2
5  IND A. R. Rahman 2
5  USA Pussycat Dolls 2
5  USA Nicole Scherzinger (as featuring) 2
5  AUS Guy Sebastian 2
5  AUS Vanessa Amorosi 2
6  AUS Jessica Mauboy 1
6  USA Eminem 1

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "How are the ARIA Charts prepared each week?". Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). Retrieved 2012-02-26. 
  2. ^ List of artists who achieved their first number-one single in Australia:
  3. ^ a b "Kesha – Tik Tok". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2012-11-07. 
  4. ^ "Lady Gaga – Poker Face". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  5. ^ "Jessica Mauboy – Burn". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  6. ^ "The Fray – You Found Me". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  7. ^ a b c "Flo Rida feat. Kesha – Right Round". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  8. ^ a b "Taylor Swift – Taylor Swift". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  9. ^ "A.R. Rahman and Pussycat Dolls feat. Nicole Scherzinger – Jai Ho". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  10. ^ "Eminem – We Made You". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  11. ^ "The Black Eyed Peas – Boom Boom Pow". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  12. ^ "The Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  13. ^ a b "David Guetta feat. Akon – Sexy Bitch". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  14. ^ "Guy Sebastian – Like It Like". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  15. ^ "Vanessa Amorosi – This Is Who I Am". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06. 
  16. ^ "The Black Eyed Peas – Mee Me Halfway". Australian Charts Portal. Hung Medien. Retrieved 2011-03-06.