1992: ‘Achy Breaky Heart’ by Billy Ray Cyrus

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Number of weeks spent as #1: 5

“Achy Breaky Heart” was a worldwide smash success in 1992. The song encouraged the resurgent line-dancing craze of the ’90s, and turned Billy Ray Cyrus into a star.