This is a list of singles that peaked in the Top 10 of the UK Singles Chart during 2014 (see 2014 in British music).The date is when the song entered the top 10 for the first time.
The calendar year that has featured the most UK number ones is 2000, which featured 43 singles reaching the top spot; the year with the fewest number ones is 1954, with 11 songs topping the chart, just ahead of 1992, with 12.
The act that has achieved the most number ones is American entertainer Elvis Presley, who has topped the chart 21 times – Presley's second number one, "Jailhouse Rock" was the first single ever to debut at the top of the chart.
To be eligible for the chart, a single is currently defined by the Official Charts Company (OCC) as either a 'single bundle' having no more than four tracks and not lasting longer than 25 minutes or one digital audio track not longer than 15 minutes with a minimum sale price of 40 pence. Some media outlets only list the Top 40 (such as the BBC) or the Top 75 (such as Music Week magazine) of this list.
Around 6,500 British retail outlets contribute sales data, as well as most UK online digital-download stores.
Since 2004 the chart has been based on the sales of both physical singles and digital downloads, with airplay figures excluded from the official chart.