For information on how these charts are compiled or any other details on the local charts, please contact the chart supplier directly. According to data compiled by the Official Charts Company, there have been a total of 44 songs by Scottish artists that have hit number 1 in the UK since the charts began in 1952. Compared to the 1990s heyday of movie tie-in singles, Disney’s UK chart record has been a bit patchier. Streaming also changed the music industry in a big way, but the OCC took a little longer to account for this, which may be why the next most obvious big hit never even cracked the Top 10. Funnily enough, the track that eventually got to #1 wasn’t a cover of a Disney song at all. Between these covers and the aforementioned hits from The Lion King and Tarzan, this continued fairly reliably for a while.
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