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​1960s

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1960

29/01/1960     STARRY EYED     MICHAEL HOLLIDAY WITH THE MICHAEL SAMMES SINGERS     1 week at number one

05/02/1960     WHY     ANTHONY NEWLEY     4 weeks at number one

10/03/1960     POOR ME     ADAM FAITH     1 week at nymber one

17/03/1960     RUNNING BEAR     JOHNNY PRESTON     2 weeks at number one

31/03/1960     MY OLD MAN'S A DUSTMAN     LONNIE DONEGAN     4 weeks at number one

28/04/1960     DO YOU MIND     ANTHONY NEWLEY     1 week at number one

05/05/1960     CATHY'S CLOWN     EVERLY BROTHERS     7 weeks at number one

23/06/1960     THREE STEPS TO HEAVEN     EDDIE COCHRAN     2 weeks at number one

07/07/1960     GOOD TIMIN'     JIMMY JONES     3 weeks at number one

28/07/960      PLEASE DON'T TEASE     CLIFF RICHARD & THE SHADOWS     1 week at number one

04/08/1960     SHAKIN' ALL OVER     JOHNNY KIDD & THE PIRATES     1 week at number one

11/08/1960     PLEASE DON'T TEASE     CLIFF RICHARD & THE SHADOWS     2 weeks at number one    

25/08/1960     APACHE     SHADOWS     5 weeks at number one

29/09/1960     TELL LAURA I LOVE HER     RICKY VALENCE     3 weeks at number one

20/10/1960     ONLY THE LONELY     ROY ORBISON     2 weeks at number one

03/11/1960     IT'S NOW OR NEVER     ELVIS PRESLEY WITH THE JORDANAIRES     8 weeks at number one

29/12/1960     I LOVE YOU     CLIFF RICHARD & THE SHADOWS     2 weeks at number one

 

1961

12/01/1961     POETRY IN MOTION     JOHNNY TILLOTSON     2 weeks at number one

26/01/1961     ARE YOU LONESOME TONIGHT     ELVIS PRESLEY WITH THE JORDANAIRES     4 weeks at number one

23/02/1961     SAILOR     PETULA CLARK     1 week at number one

02/03/1961     WALK RIGHT BACK/EBONY EYES     EVERLY BROTHERS     3 weeks at number one

23/03/1961     WOODEN HEART     ELVIS PRESLEY     6 weeks at number one

04/05/1961     BLUE MOON     MARCELS     2 weeks at number one

18/05/1961     ON THE REBOUND     FLOYD CRAMER     1 week at number one

25/05/1961     YOU'RE DRIVING ME CRAZY     TEMPERANCE SEVEN     1 week at number one

01/06/1961S     URRENDER     ELVIS PRESLEY WITH THE JORDANAIRES      4 weeks at number one

29/06/1961     RUNAWAY     DEL SHANNON     3 weeks at number one

20/07/1961     TEMPTATION     EVERLY BROTHERS     2 weeks at number one

03/08/1961     WELL I ASK YOU     EDEN KANE     1 week at number one

10/08/1961     YOU DON'T KNOW     HELEN SHAPIRO     3 weeks at number one

31/08/1961     JOHNNY REMEMBER ME     JOHN LEYTON     3 weeks at number one

21/09/1961     REACH FOR THE STARS/CLIMB EV'RY MOUNTAIN     SHIRLEY BASSEY     1 week at number one

28/09/1961     JOHNNY REMEMBER ME     JOHN LEYTON     1 week at number one

05/10/1961     KON-TIKI     SHADOWS     1 week at number one

12/10/1961     MICHAEL     HIGHWAYMEN     1 week at number one

19/10/1961     WALKIN' BACK TO HAPPINESS     HELEN SHAPIRO     3 weeks at number one

09/11/1961     (MARIE'S THE NAME) HIS LATEST      FLAME/LITTLE SISTER     ELVIS PRESLEY     4 weeks at number one

07/12/1961     TOWER OF STRENGTH     FRANKIE VAUGHAN      3 weeks at number one

28/12/1961     MOON RIVER     DANNY WILLIAMS     2​ weeks at number one

 

​1962

11/01/1962     THE YOUNG ONES     CLIFF RICHARD & THE SHADOWS     6 Weeks at number one

22/02/1962     ROCK A HULA BABY/CAN'T HELP FALLING IN LOVE     ELVIS PRESLEY     4 Weeks at number one

22/03/1962     WONDERFUL LAND     SHADOWS     8 Weeks at number one  

17/05/1962     NUT ROCKER     B.BUMBLE & THE STINGERS     1 week at number one

24/05/1962     GOOD LUCK CHARM     ELVIS PRESLEY      5 Weeks at number one    

28/06/1962     COME OUTSIDE     MIKE SARNE WITH WENDY RICHARD     2 Weeks at number one

12/07/1962     I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU     RAY CHARLES     2 Weeks at number one

26/07/1962     I REMEMBER YOU     FRANK IFIELD     7 Weeks at number one

13/09/1962     SHE'S NOT YOU     ELVIS PRESLEY     3 Weeks at number one

04/10/1962     TELSTAR     TORNADOS     5 Weeks at number one

08/11/1962     LOVESICK BLUES     FRANK IFIELD     5 Weeks at number one

13/12/1962     RETURN TO SENDER     ELVIS PRESLEY WITH THE JORDANAIRES     3​ Weeks at number one

 

​1963

03/01/1963     THE NEXT TIME/BACHELOR BOY     CLIFF RICHARD & THE SHADOWS     3 weeks at number one

24/01/1963     DANCE ON!SHADOWS     1 week at number one

31/01/1963     DIAMONDS     JET HARRIS & TONY MEEHAN     3 weeks at number one

21/02/1963     THE WAYWARD WIND     FRANK IFIELD     3 weeks at number one

14/03/1963     SUMMER HOLIDAY     CLIFF RICHARD & THE SHADOWS     2 weeks at number one

29/03/1963     FOOT TAPPER     SHADOWS     1 week at number one

04/04/1963S     UMMER HOLIDAY     CLIFF RICHARD & THE SHADOWS     1 week at number one

11/04/1963     HOW DO YOU DO IT?     GERRY & THE PACEMAKERS      3 weeks at number one

02/05/1963     FROM ME TO YOU     BEATLES     7 weeks at number one     

20/06/1963     I LIKE IT     GERRY & THE PACEMAKERS     4 weeks at number one

18/07/1963     CONFESSIN' (THAT I LOVE YOU)     FRANK IFIELD     2 weeks at number one

01/08/1963     (YOU'RE THE) DEVIL IN DISGUISE     ELVIS PRESLEY WITH THE JORDANAIRES     1 week at number one

08/08/1963     SWEETS FOR MY SWEET     SEARCHERS     2 weeks at number one

22/08/1963     BAD TO ME     BILLY J. KRAMER & THE DAKOTAS     3 weeks at number one

12/09/1963     SHE LOVES YOU     BEATLES     4 weeks at number one

10/10/1963     DO YOU LOVE ME     BRIAN POOLE & THE TREMELOES     3 weeks at number one

31/10/1963     YOU'LL NEVER WALK ALONE     GERRY & THE PACEMAKERS      4 weeks at number one

28/11/1963     SHE LOVES YOU     BEATLES     2 weeks at number one

12/12/1963     I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND     BEATLES     5​ weeks at number one

 

​1964

16/01/1964     GLAD ALL OVER     DAVE CLARK FIVE     2 weeks at number one

30/01/1964     NEEDLES AND PINS     SEARCHERS     3 weeks at number one

20/02/1964     DIANE      BACHELORS     1 week at number one

27/02/1964     ANYONE WHO HAD A HEART      CILLA BLACK      3 weeks at number one

19/03/1964     LITTLE CHILDREN     BILLY J. KRAMER & THE DAKOTAS     2 weeks at number one

02/04/1964     CAN'T BUY ME LOVE     BEATLES     3 weeks at number one

23/04/1964     A WORLD WITHOUT LOVE     PETER & GORDON     2 weeks at number one

07/05/1964     DON'T THROW YOUR LOVE AWAY     SEARCHERS     2 weeks at number one

21/05/1964     JULIET     FOUR PENNIES     1 week at number one

28/05/1964     YOU'RE MY WORLD     CILLA BLACK     4 weeks at number one

25/06/1964     IT'S OVER     ROY ORBISON     2 weeks at number one

09/07/1964     THE HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN     ANIMALS     1 week at number one

16/07/1964     IT'S ALL OVER NOW     ROLLING STONES     1 week at number one

23/07/1964     A HARD DAY'S NIGHT     BEATLES     3 weeks at number one

13/08/1964     DO WAH DIDDY DIDDY     MANFRED MANN     2 weeks at number one

27/08/1964     HAVE I THE RIGHT     HONEYCOMBS     2 weeks at number one

10/09/1964     YOU REALLY GOT ME     KINKS     2 weeks at number one

24/09/1964     I'M INTO SOMETHING GOOD     HERMAN'S HERMITS     2  weeks at number one   

08/10/1964     OH PRETTY WOMAN     ROY ORBISON     2 weeks at number one

22/10/1964     (THERE'S) ALWAYS SOMETHING THERE TO REMIND ME     SANDIE SHAW     3 weeks at number one

12/11/1964     OH PRETTY WOMANROY ORBISON     1 week at number one    

19/11/1964     BABY LOVESUPREMES     2 weeks at number one

03/12/1964     LITTLE RED ROOSTER     ROLLING STONES     1 week at number one

10/12/1964     I FEEL FINE     BEATLES     5​ weeks at number one

 

​1965

14/01/1965     YEH YEH     GEORGIE FAME & THE BLUE FLAMES     2 weeks at number one

28/01/1965     GO NOW     MOODY BLUES     1 week at number one

04/02/1965     YOU'VE LOST THAT LOVING FEELIN'     RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS     2 weeks at number one

18/02/1965     TIRED OF WAITING FOR YOU     KINKS     1 week at number one

25/02/1965     I'LL NEVER FIND ANOTHER YOU     SEEKERS     2 weeks at number one

11/03/1965     IT'S NOT UNUSUAL     TOM JONES     1 week at number one

18/03/1965     THE LAST TIME     ROLLING STONES     3 weeks at number one

08/04/1965     CONCRETE AND CLAY     UNIT FOUR PLUS TWO     1 week at number one

15/04/1965     THE MINUTE YOU'RE GONE     CLIFF RICHARD      1 week at number one

22/04/1965     TICKET TO RIDE     BEATLES      3 weeks at number one

13/05/1965     KING OF THE ROAD     ROGER MILLER     1 week at number one

20/05/1965     WHERE ARE YOU NOW (MY LOVE)     JACKIE TRENT     1 week at number one

27/05/1965     LONG LIVE LOVE     SANDIE SHAW     3 weeks at number one

17/06/1965     CRYING IN THE CHAPEL     ELVIS PRESLEY     1 week at number one

24/06/1965     I'M ALIVE     HOLLIES     1 week at number one

01/07/1965     CRYING IN THE CHAPEL     ELVIS PRESLEY     1week at number one

08/07/1965     I'M ALIVE     HOLLIES     2 weeks at number one

22/07/1965     MR TAMBOURINE MAN     BYRDS     2 weeks at number one    

05/08/1965     HELP!     BEATLES     3 weeks at number one

26/08/1965     I GOT YOU BABE     SONNY & CHER     2 weeks at number one

09/09/1965     (I CAN'T GET NO) SATISFACTION     ROLLING STONES     2weeks at number one

23/09/1965     MAKE IT EASY ON YOURSELF     WALKER BROTHERS     1 week at number one

30/09/1965     TEARS     KEN DODD     5 weeks at number one

04/11/1965     GET OFF OF MY CLOUD     ROLLING STONES     3 weeks at number one   

25/11/1965     THE CARNIVAL IS OVER     SEEKERS     3 weeks at number one

16/12/1965     DAY TRIPPER/WE CAN WORK IT OUT     BEATLES     5​ weeks at number one

 

​1966

20/01/1966     KEEP ON RUNNINGS     PENCER DAVIS GROUP     1 week at number one

27/01/1966     MICHELLE     OVERLANDERS     3 week at number one

17/02/1966     THESE BOOTS ARE MADE FOR WALKIN'     NANCY SINATRA     4 week at number one

17/03/1966     THE SUN AIN'T GONNA SHINE ANYMORE     WALKER BROTHERS     4 week at number one

14/04/1966S     OMEBODY HELP ME     SPENCER DAVIS GROUP     2 week at number one

28/04/1966     YOU DON'T HAVE TO SAY YOU LOVE ME     DUSTY SPRINGFIELD     1 week at number one

05/05/1966     PRETTY FLAMINGO     MANFRED MANN     3 week at number one

26/05/1966     PAINT IT, BLACK     ROLLING STONES     1 week at number one

02/06/1966     STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT     FRANK SINATRA     3 week at number one

23/06/1966     PAPERBACK WRITER     BEATLES     2 week at number one

07/07/1966     SUNNY AFTERNOON     KINKS     2 week at number one

21/07/1966     GET AWAY     GEORGIE FAME & THE BLUE FLAMES     1 week at number one

28/07/1966     OUT OF TIME     CHRIS FARLOWE     1 week at number one

04/08/1966     WITH A GIRL LIKE YOU     TROGGS     2 week at number one

18/08/1966     YELLOW SUBMARINE/ELEANOR RIGBY     BEATLES     4 week at number one

15/09/1966     ALL OR NOTHING     SMALL FACES     1 week at number one

22/09/1966     DISTANT DRUMS     JIM REEVES     5 week at number one

27/10/1966     REACH OUT I'LL BE THERE     FOUR TOPS     3 week at number one

17/11/1966     GOOD VIBRATIONS     BEACH BOYS     2 week at number one

01/12/1966     GREEN GREEN GRASS OF HOME     TOM JONES     7​ week at number one

 

​1967

19/01/1967     I'M A BELIEVER     MONKEES     4 weeks at number one

16/02/1967     THIS IS MY SONG     PETULA CLARK     2 weeks at number one

02/03/1967     RELEASE ME     ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK     6 weeks at number one

13/04/1967     SOMETHIN' STUPID     NANCY SINATRA & FRANK SINATRA     2 weeks at number one

27/04/1967     PUPPET ON A STRING     SANDIE SHAW     3 weeks at number one

18/05/1967     SILENCE IS GOLDEN     TREMELOES      3 weeks at number one

08/06/1967     A WHITER SHADE OF PALE     PROCOL HARUM     6 weeks at number one

19/07/1967     ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE     BEATLES     3 weeks at number one

09/08/1967     SAN FRANCISCO (BE SURE TO WEAR SOME FLOWERS IN YOUR HAIR)     SCOTT MCKENZIE     4 weeks at number one

06/09/1967     THE LAST WALTZ     ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK     5 weeks at number one    

11/10/1967     MASSACHUSETTS      BEE GEES     4 weeks at number one

08/11/1967     BABY NOW THAT I'VE FOUND YOU     FOUNDATIONS     2 weeks at number one

22/11/1967     LET THE HEARTACHES BEGIN     LONG JOHN BALDRY      20 weeks at number one

6/12/1967     HELLO GOODBYE     BEATLES     7​ weeks at number one

 

​1968

24/01/1968     THE BALLAD OF BONNIE AND CLYDE     GEORGIE FAME     1 week at number one

31/01/1968     EVERLASTING LOVE     LOVE AFFAIR     2 weeks at number one

14/02/1968     MIGHTY QUINN     MANFRED MANN     2 weeks at number one

28/02/1968     CINDERELLA ROCKEFELLA     ESTHER & ABI OFARIM     3 weeks at number one

20/03/1968     THE LEGEND OF XANADU     DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK & TICH     1 week at number one

27/03/1968     LADY MADONNA     BEATLES     2 weeks at number one  

10/04/1968     CONGRATULATIONS     CLIFF RICHARD     2 weeks at number one

24/04/1968     WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD/CABARET     LOUIS ARMSTRONG     4 weeks at number one

22/05/1968     YOUNG GIRL     UNION GAP FEATURING GARY PUCKETT     4 weeks at number one

19/06/1968     JUMPIN' JACK FLASH     ROLLING STONES     2 weeks at number one

03/07/1968     BABY COME BACK     EQUALS     3 weeks at number one

24/07/1968     I PRETEND     DES O'CONNOR     1 week at number one

31/07/1968     MONY MONY     TOMMY JAMES & THE SHONDELLS     2 weeks at number one

14/08/1968     FIRE     CRAZY WORLD OF ARTHUR BROWN     1 week at nyumber one

21/08/1968     MONY MONY     TOMMY JAMES & THE SHONDELLS     1 week at number one

28/08/1968     DO IT AGAIN     BEACH BOYS     1 week at number one

04/09/1968     I'VE GOTTA GET A MESSAGE TO YOU     BEE GEES     1 week at number one

11/09/1968     HEY JUDE     BEATLES     2 weeks at number one

25/09/1968T     HOSE WERE THE DAYS     MARY HOPKIN     6 weeks at number one

06/11/1968     WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS     JOE COCKER     1 week at number one

13/11/1968     THE GOOD THE BAD AND THE UGLY     HUGO MONTENEGRO & HIS ORCHESTRA & CHORUS     4 weeks at number one

11/12/1968     LILY THE PINK     SCAFFOLD     3​ weeks at number on

 

1969

01/01/1969     OB-LA-DI OB-LA-DA     MARMALADE     1 week at number one

08/01/1969     LILY THE PINK     SCAFFOLD     1 week at number one

15/01/1969     OB-LA-DI OB-LA-DA     MARMALADE     2 weeks at number one

29/01/1969     ALBATROSS     FLEETWOOD MAC      1 week at number one

05/02/1969     BLACKBERRY WAY     MOVE     1 week at number one

12/02/1969     (IF PARADISE IS) HALF AS NICE     AMEN CORNER     2 weeks at number one

26/02/1969     WHERE DO YOU GO TO MY LOVELY     PETER SARSTEDT     4 weeks at number one

26/03/1969     I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE     MARVIN GAYE     3 weeks at number one     

16/04/1969     ISRAELITES     DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES     1 week at number one

23/04/1969     GET BACK     BEATLES WITH BILLY PRESTON     6 weeks at number one

04/06/1969     DIZZY      TOMMY ROE     1  week at number one   

11/06/1969     THE BALLAD OF JOHN AND YOKO     BEATLES     3 weeks at number one

02/07/1969S     OMETHING IN THE AIR     THUNDERCLAP NEWMAN     3 weeks at number one

23/07/1969     HONKY TONK WOMEN     ROLLING STONES     5 weeks at number one

30/08/1969     IN THE YEAR 2525 (EXORIUM AND TERMINUS)     ZAGER & EVANS     3 weeks at number one

20/09/1969     BAD MOON RISING     CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL     3 weeks at number one

11/10/1969     JE T'AIME... MOI NON PLUS     JANE BIRKIN & SERGE GAINSBOURG     1 week at number one

18/10/1969     I'LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN     BOBBY GENTRY     1 week at number one

25/10/1969     SUGAR SUGAR     ARCHIES     8 weeks at number one

20/12/1969     TWO LITTLE BOYS     ROLF HARRIS     6 weeks at number one

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