Melanie C helped the city score three more Christmas Number Ones when the Spice Girls had a trio of festive chart toppers from 1996 to 1998 while, in 1968, The Scaffold added to the total with their song, Lily the Pink.
The most recent Christmas number one by a Liverpool act was The Justice Collective's 2012 chart-topper, He Ain't Heavy He's My Brother, which was released in memory of the Hillsborough disaster victims.
Despite being fewer, they have more number ones between them and have spent more time at number one than performers from overseas.
The most successful foreign country was by far and away the USA with 384 number ones.
Anyone with any taste likes Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen, which reached the number one spot at Christmas 1975 and 1991.
The last winner from the show to get a Christmas number one was Matt Cardle with his 2010 cover of the Biffy Clyro track When We Collide.
No other female solo artist has had simultaneous number ones more than once.
LONDON: Pop diva Madonna took the number one spot in both the British single and album charts for the fourth time in her career, the Official UK Charts Company said last night.
The 35-year-old, from Brighton, began filling in the gaps over the next ten years, tracking down and buying the missing number ones
Which two number ones
mention Major Tom in their lyrics?
1 THE Beatles have had more UK Christmas number ones
- four - than any other artist.
The Beatles have the most hits out of the 1,000 - with a staggering 17 Number Ones
Obviously in the 60s when Liverpool was getting eight or nine number ones
a year you had Merseybeat.
The single will be followed by an album packed with some of Merseyside's greatest number ones
, re-recorded and re-worked by some of the biggest names on the Liverpool music scene.
Sony BMG is re-releasing each of his 18 number ones