Congratulations by Cliff Richard was a UK number 1 hit on Wednesday, April 10, 1968 spending 2 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. "Congratulations" is the longest single-word title and is also the longest (legitimate) word to appear in the title of an UK chart-topper. John Paul Jones, later of Led Zeppelin, played bass guitar on this. As well as the English version, Cliff recorded it in French, German and Spanish. This came in #2 in the Eurovision Song Contest, losing out by just one vote to Massiel representing Spain with "La La La."

Congratulations FAQs

Who sang Congratulations?

Congratulations was performed by Cliff Richard

What year did Congratulations get to the UK number 1 spot?

Congratulations first became a UK number 1 on Wednesday, April 10, 1968

How long was Congratulations at number 1 in the UK?

Congratulations spent 2 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.