Dakota by Stereophonics was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, March 12, 2005 spending 1 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. This was the Stereophonics 1st ever UK #1. They became the first all-Welsh group to top the UK charts since the Manic Street Preachers hit #1. It also became the Stereophonics first single to chart on the Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart peaking at #34. British music columnist James Masterton called this his single of the year in 2005. The title 'Dakota' does not appear anywhere in the lyrics of the song. The Dakota is the name of the building in New York where John Lennon lived at the time of his death.

Dakota FAQs

Who sang Dakota?

Dakota was performed by Stereophonics

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

Dakota first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, March 12, 2005

How long was Dakota at number 1 in the UK?

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