“A month in a life” – May 1966

All tracks released in May 1966 unless otherwise indicated
BL1 : also Big L #1 | Big L #1 : only Big L #1

* : new entry Record Retailer chart
[*] = will chart on re-release in 1969

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Look at my baby Sensations
2 Man with money Eyes
3 Come see me [04/66] Pretty Things *
4 Hey girl Small Faces *
5 That driving beat Favourite sons
6 Life and soul of the party Mally Page
7 You’ve got that hold on me Jane Hillery
8 I can’t stop thinking about you Linda Kaye
9 You can go Valerie Mitchell
10 Tomorrow’s calling Marianne Faithfull
11 Mr. Zero Keith Relf *
12 Listen people Sarah Jane
13 Monday Monday [Big L # 1] Mama’s & Papa’s *
14 Crying Jay & Americans
15 He cried Shangri-las
16 Eight miles high [04/66] Byrds *
17 Some kind of lovin’ Blue chips
18 Playboy Freddie & Dreamers
19 Gotta find another baby Force West
20 Today’s the day Spokesmen
21 Early morning rain Settlers
22 Stay a little while Barry Benson
23 Solitary man Sandy
24 You can’t buy love Ernestine Anderson
25 Water [04/66] Geno Washington & Ram Jam band *
26 Hi diddley di dum dum Jimmy James & Vagabonds
27 Unpredictable journey Gary Benson
28 You’ll never put shackles on me Tony Hazzard
29 Can’t live without you, can’t live without you [04/66] Mindbenders *
30 Confusion [04/66] Lee Dorsey *
31 I can’t rest Fontella Bass
32 Come on and see me Tammi Terrell
33 Love is like an itching in my heart Supremes
34 Road runner Jr. Walker & All stars [*]
35 Strangers in the night Jack Jones
36 I want to go with you Eddy Arnold *
37 I feel a cry coming on [04/66] Hank Locklin *
38 Sand Lee Hazlewood & Suzie Jane Hokom
39 You couldn’t get my love back Leroy Van Dyke
40 Cheryl’s goin’ home Cascades
41 Remember the rain Bob Lind *
42 Night time girl Modern Folk Quintet
43 A well remembered, highly thought of love affair Pat Boone
44 Not reponsible Tom Jones *
45 While I live [04/66] Kenny Damon *
46 Don’t let a little pride stand in your way Billy Fury
47 I’ve got so used to loving you Marty Wilde
48 I only came to dance with you Scott Engel & John Stewart
49 I love her [04/66] Paul & Barry Ryan *
50 Take me where the sun shines Simmons
51 See if she cares Gidian
52 Look before you leap Dave Clark Five *
53 I just stand here Sugarbeats
54 Till you say you’ll be mine Olivia Newton John
55 Did you ever have to make up your mind (EP) Lovin’ Spoonful
56 Baby, you’re my everything Hedgehoppers Anonymous
57 Sad songs Ed E. Lynch
58 Run like the devil Bobby Vee
59 Wonder boy Bruno
60 Pretty flamingo [04/66] [BL 1] Manfred Mann # 1
61 You’re the one Marvelettes
62 There’s gonna be trouble Sugar Pie de Santo
63 S.O.S. (Stop her on sight) [04/66] Edwin Starr *
64 Surrender your love Carrolls
66 Hold on I’m coming Sam & Dave
65 Cool jerk Capitols
67 You can’t sit down (RR – 1961) [03/66] Phil Upchurch combo *
68 Gotta get a good thing goin’ Soul brothers
69 I love you 1000 times Platters
70 Searching for my love Bobby Moore & rhythm aces
71 Too slow Impressions
72 It’s a sad thing Ray Pollard
73 Misty morning eyes Barry Mason
74 Solitary man Neil Diamond
75 Nothing comes easy Sandie Shaw *
76 Hey girl Brian Poole
77 For a moment Unit 4 & 2
78 Born to be with you Silkie
79 I didn’t want to have to do it Julie Driscoll
80 Train song Vashti
81 Once [04/66] Geneveve *
82 Mother’s little helper Gene Latter
83 Scratch my back Jan Panter
84 Shake hands with the devil Patterson’s people
85 It’s just love John Andrews & the lonely ones
86 Twinkie-lee Gary Walker *
87 I’m coming home, Cindy [04/66] Trini Lopez *
88 Love’s made a fool of you Bobby Fuller four
89 Wild thing [04/66] [Big L # 1] Troggs *
90 Little man in a little box Barry Fantoni
91 Warm baby Mike Berry
92 The music goes round Jeeps
93 Sweet talking guy Chiffons *
94 Paint it black [BL 1] Rolling Stones # 1
95 Richard Cory Them
96 So much love Steve Alaimo
97 When a man loves a woman Percy Sledge *
98 Strangers in the night Frank Sinatra *
99 Promises Ken Dodd *
100 Rainy day women # 12 & 35 Bob Dylan *
101 Cinnamint shuffle Johnny Mann singers

“A month in a life” – April 1966

All tracks released in April 1966 unless otherwise indicated
BL1 : also Big L #1 | Big L #1 : only Big L #1

* : new entry Record Retailer chart
[*] = will chart on re-release in 1969

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Away from home Johnny Hackett
2 Strangely attractive Angela Richards
3 Somebody's gonna be sorry Lorne Lesley
4 Don't just stand there Danny Williams
5 Twinkle toes Roy Orbison *
6 Dancing in your eyes Carol Deene
7 Sure gonna miss her Gary Lewis & Playboys
8 Never gonna leave you Frankie & Johnny
9 She can build a mountain Paul Dean & Soul Savages
10 One of us must know Bob Dylan *
11 Behind the door St. Louis Union
12 Moulty Barbarians
13 One track mind Knickerbockers
14 Kicks Paul Revere & Raiders
15 I know you don't love me no more Felder's orioles
16 I fought the law [03/06] Bobby Fuller four *
17 What's been done Wimple winch
18 I am a rock Mike Scott
19 The sun ain't gonna shine anymore [BL 1] Walker Brothers # 1
20 I can't stop myself Image
21 Homeward bound [03/06] Quiet Five *
22 California dreamin' [02/66] Mama's & Papa's *
23 Caroline no Brian Wilson
24 Road to nowhere Carole King
25 It's all for you Meddy evils
26 Then so do I Johnny Carr
27 Did you ever have to make up your mind Knack
28 You've got to learn Diane Ferraz & Nicky Scott
29 Don't stop loving me baby Pinkerton's Assorted Colours *
30 Frankie & Johnny Elvis Presley *
31 3000 miles Brian Hyland
32 Heart and soul Billie Davis
33 Got my mojo working Jimmy Smith *
34 I can't get through Bill Oddie
35 I go to sleep Truth
36 Lies a million Roving kind
37 Pretty flamingo Manfred Mann *
38 Lullaby of love Poppies
39 Rhapsody in the rain Lou Christie *
40 Victory Keith Powell & Valets
41 Soul and inspiration Righteous Brothers *
42 Here in my arms Robbie Porter
43 Magic town Vogues
44 While I live Tony Peters
45 Goodbye my love Keely Smith
46 Don't make promises Peter Nelson
47 How does that grab you darling Nancy Sinatra *
48 Communication David McCallum *
49 Dearest Emma Londonairs
50 I do Goldie
51 Boogaloo party Flamingos [*]
52 Nothing's too good for my baby Stevie Wonder
53 Somebody help me [BL 1] Spencer Davis Group # 1
54 Do anything you say David Bowie
55 April avenue Crickets
56 Peace in my mind Slade brothers
57 Sea of heartbreak Joe Brown
58 Love is me love is you Connie Francis
59 Secret agent man Johnny Rivers
60 Here I go again Nita Rossi
61 Satisfaction [03/66] Otis Redding *
62 Get ready Temptations [*]
63 This old heart of mine [03/66] Isley brothers *
64 Sloop John B [Big L # 1] Beach Boys *
65 Baby, you don't have to tell me Bobby Coleman
66 Everybody has to cry Steve Aldo
67 I can't grow peaches on a cherry tree Just us
68 Come on home Wayne Fontana *
69 Something on my mind [03/66] Chris Andrews *
70 Splendour in the grass Gulliver's people
71 You can't take it away Tawny Reed
72 Goodbye my love Jimmy Hughes
73 Take it or leave it Searchers *
74 Put your tears away Morgan-James duo
75 Together again Ray Charles *
76 Time Pozo Seco singers
77 Walking my cat named dog [03/66] Norma Tanega *
78 Daydream [Big L # 1] Lovin' Spoonful *
79 Better make up your mind Koobas
80 Sorrow Merseys *
81 I could make you fall in love Rockin' Berries
82 Baby don't push me Alan Bown set
83 I take it that we're through Riot squad
84 Run for your life Harbour lites
85 I take what I want Artwoods
86 You don't have to say you love me Dusty Springfield # 1
87 Speak her name David & Jonathan
88 That's a magic moment John Summers
89 A sign of the times Petula Clark *
90 One little smile Herbie's people
91 Never leave your baby's side Tony Jackson
92 Cheat and lie Miki Dallon
93 That's nice [03/06] Neil Christian *
94 Gloria Shadows of knight
95 Air on a G string Jacques Loussier & Play Bach trio
96 Highway code Master singers *
97 Shotgun wedding Roy C *
98 It's got to be you Johnny Kidd
99 Look out now Garry Blake

“A month in a life” – March 1966

All tracks released in March 1966 unless otherwise indicated
BL1 : also Big L #1 | Big L #1 : only Big L #1

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Sound of silence Bachelors *
2 You gave me somebody to love Richard Anthony
3 Walk away like a winner Robert Henry
4 I'll do my crying tomorrow Vivienne Chering
5 He understands me Laurie
6 Tell him to go away Jacki Bond
7 I'll keep it with mine Judy Collins
8 I put a spell on you [Big L # 1] Alan Price set *
9 In my room Verdelle Smith
10 It's up to you Valerie Masters
11 Something must be done Anita Harris
12 I know know know Jackie Lee
13 I know what I want Martin Murray
14 It started with Eve Syd Dale orchestra
15 The sun ain't gonna shine anymore [02/66] [BL 1] Walker Brothers # 1
16 Elusive butterfly Val Doonican *
17 Love is me love is you Jackie Trent
18 It's too late Bobby Goldsboro
19 Just my baby and me Tony & Graduates
20 Blue turns to grey Cliff Richard & Shadows *
21 A little lovin' light Lorne Gibson
22 How can I tell her Foresters
23 When evening falls Mark Loyd
24 You're wrong there baby Tony Colton
25 Somebody help me Spencer Davis Group *
26 Hold tight [02/66] Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich *
27 It's alright Rockin' Vickers
28 Call my name Them
29 Left right left Beatstalkers
30 Shapes of things [02/66] [Big L # 1] Yardbirds *
31 A legal matter Who *
32 Good lovin' Young Rascals
33 Time won't let me Outsiders
34 Please stay [02/66] Cryin' Shames *
35 My life Overlanders
36 Alfie Cilla Black *
37 The day he came my way Mikki Young
38 Surrey with the fringe on top Vikki Carr
39 A man without love [02/66] Kenneth McKellar *
40 You don't have to say you love me Dusty Springfield *
41 Somewhere there's a someone Dean Martin
42 I'm beginning to see the light Bert Kaempfert orchestra
43 There'll be another spring Frank Ifield
44 Heartaches Vince Hill *
45 Love is all we need Mel Carter
46 I'll get by without you Fran & Alan
47 Pied piper Crispian St. Peters *
48 Try too hard Dave Clark Five
49 Only tears are left for me Michele Torr
50 You won't be leaving Herman's Hermits *
51 If it don't work out West five
52 You won't see me Lee Lynch
53 Dedicated follower of fashion [02/66] [Big L # 1] Kinks *
54 Brown eyed girl Golliwogs
55 Yes I do Tony's defenders
56 Baby Wilma Burgess
57 Husbands and wives Roger Miller
58 Ballad of the Green Berets SSgt Barry Sadler *
59 Nowhere man [02/66] Three good reasons *
60 Minks moles & telegraph poles Newby
61 The tracks of my tears Roulettes
62 The entertainer News
63 634-5789 (Soulville USA) [02/66] Wilson Pickett *
64 Shake me wake me Four Tops
65 Helpless Kim Weston
66 Hopping dance Sounds orchestral
67 Rags to riches Lenny Welch
68 I'm so lonesome I could cry B.J. Thomas
69 Homeward bound Simon & Garfunkel *
70 In my room Julie Rogers
71 So many girls Tages
72 Look around the corner Three's a crowd
73 We wanna stay home Perpetual Langley
74 Let's run for cover Zoot Money big roll band
75 Tired of being lonely Sharpees
76 We go together Olympics
77 One more heartache Marvin Gaye
78 Ask the lonely Bobby Rio
79 Working my way back to you Four seasons *
80 Bang bang (my baby shot me down) Cher *
81 Tijuana taxi Herb Alpert & Tijuana brass *
82 Someday one day Seekers *
83 Baby never say goodbye [02/66] Unit 4 & 2 *
84 You baby Turtles
85 Love is me love is you Truly Smith
86 Chasing my dream all over Jenny Wren
87 Somewhere Len Barry
88 Super girl [02/66] Graham Bonney *
89 Everybody Ray Peterson
90 Sweet sweet morning Roger Young
91 Take a look Irma Thomas
92 This can't be true Eddie Holman
93 Together till the end of time Brenda Holloway
94 If you've got a minute baby Freddie & the Dreamers
95 I met a girl Shadows *
96 Elusive butterfly [02/66] Bob Lind *
97 These boots are made for walkin' [01/66] Nancy Sinatra # 1
98 Take me into your eyes Roy Harper
99 Substitute Who *
100 Grieg one Second City Sound

“A month in a life” – Feb 1966

All tracks released in February 1966 unless otherwise indicated
BL1 : also Big L #1 | Big L #1 : only Big L #1

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

[*] = will chart on re-release in 1971
[**] = will chart on re-release in 1971 & 1975

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Guantamera Ian Campbell group
2 Crying the night away Diamond twins
3 How can you tell League of gentlemen
4 How wrong can you be Epics
5 Nowhere man Settlers
6 Dream world Boomerangs
7 Going back Goldie
8 Girl [01/66] Truth *
9 Trouble is my middle name Four Pennies *
10 This golden ring [01/66] Fortunes *
11 Have pity on the boy [01/66] Paul & Barry Ryan *
12 Invitation Band of angels
13 The hard way [01/66] Nashville teens *
14 I’ll keep holding on Action
15 I can’t let go [Big L # 1] Hollies *
16 No good without you baby Paddy, Claus & Gibson
17 Why don’t I run away from you Kiki Dee
18 You’re my number one Tony Jackson group
19 Set you free this time Byrds
20 No time Northern lights
21 I’m not saying Gordon Lightfoot
22 It’s all over now baby blue Noel Harrison
23 What now my love Sonny & Cher *
24 Love makes the world go round Deon Jackson
25 Dear lover Mary Wells
26 My baby loves me Martha & Vandellas
27 Names in a heart Frank D’Rone
28 Then you must know my love Kain & Abel
29 I’ll never quite get over you Billy Fury *
30 Come back to stay Dickie Rock & Miami Showband
31 Make the world go away [12/65] Eddy Arnold *
32 Before your time Mark Wynter
33 May each day Andy Williams *
34 Josie Donovan
35 Four strong winds Ian & Sylvia
36 Come back to me my love Lionel Long
37 Magic town Eden Kane
38 Like a man New Faces
39 My heart’s not in it Cheryl St. Clair
40 These boots are made for walkin’ [01/66] Nancy Sinatra # 1
41 Dancing to the beat of my heart Tribe
42 Going to a go go Smokey Robinson & Miracles *
43 Uptight [01/66] Stevie Wonder *
44 I feel alright Jimmy James & Vagabonds
45 Elbow baby Habits
46 Never let it be said Valerie Mitchell
47 Happy faces Lorraine Silver
48 Hard times for young lovers Deke Arlon
49 Stop breaking my heart Tom Jones
50 Run like the devil Kenny Roberts
51 My love Petula Clark *
52 If you wait for love Dave Berry
53 Lightnin’ strikes Lou Christie *
54 You didn’t have to be so nice Boston Crabs
55 Something beautiful Adrienne Poster
56 I’m gonna run away from you Tami Lynn [**]
57 Get out of my life, woman [01/66] Lee Dorsey *
58 Don’t forget about me Barbara Lewis
59 Put yourself in my place Elgins [*]
60 Pain get a little deeper Darrow Fletcher
61 Dance dance dance Tommy Duncan
62 I got you (I feel good) [12/65] James Brown & Famous Flames *
63 My world is empty without you Supremes
64 Song without end Barbara Ruskin
65 Eleventy one Mike Vickers
66 Cryin’ time [01/66] Ray Charles *
67 You’ve come back P.J. Proby *
68 She’s gone Johnston McPhilbry four
69 Unseen hands Long John Baldry
70 St. James infirmary Graham Bond organisation
71 Walking Tim Thomas
72 Norwegian wood Frugal sound
73 Inside looking out Animals *
74 19th nervous breakdown [Big L # 1] Rolling Stones *
75 Isn’t that so Boz
76 Flowers on the wall Statler brothers *
77 Barbara Ann Beach Boys *
78 Somewhere they can’t find me Justin & Karlsson
79 You belong to me Mike Felix
80 This is me Jim Dale
81 La la la Gerry & Pacemakers
82 There isn’t anything Gidian
83 Michelle [12/65] [BL 1] Overlanders # 1
84 Woman Peter & Gordon *
85 Running around in circles Ivy League
86 Accidental love Loving kind
87 Guess I’m dumb Dani Sheridan
88 Mr. Frantic Bluesology
89 Sha-la-la-la-lee [01/66] [Big L # 1] Small Faces *
90 Hide and seek Sheep
91 Blue river Elvis Presley *
92 Red hot Sam the Sham & Pharaohs
93 Jenny take a ride [01/66] Mitch Ryder & Detroit wheels *
94 So much in love Charles Dickens
95 Backstage Gene Pitney *
96 We’re doing fine Billy J. Kramer & Dakotas
97 You don’t love me Gary Walker *
98 Spies theme Cyril Stapleton orchestra

“A month in a life” – Jan 1966

All tracks released in January 1966 unless otherwise indicated
BL1 : also Big L #1 | Big L #1 : only Big L #1
* : new entry Record Retailer chart [*] = will chart on re-release in 1970

NR Title Artist/Group Extra
1 Friends and lovers forever Nancy Ames
2 Got to find a way Profile
3 My life Orpheus
4 Wintertime Vipps
5 You're so good to me Factotums
6 Immediate pleasure Eyes
7 Baby don't you do it Poets
8 We kiss in the shadow Majority
9 A man's gotta stand tall Four Matadors
10 The water is over my head [11/65] Rockin' Berries *
11 Five o'clock world Vogues
12 A little bit of soap Exciters
13 Don't hold it against me Tracy
14 Let's get together We five
15 Take me to your heart again [12/65] Vince Hill *
16 Jealous heart [12/65] Connie Francis *
17 Spanish eyes Al Martino [*]
18 Sunday and me Jay & Americans
19 Throw a little lovin' my way Danny Williams
20 Mirror mirror [12/65] [Big L # 1] Pinkerton's Assorted Colours *
21 Nowhere man Tony Rivers & Castaways
22 We can work it out [12/65] [BL 1] Beatles # 1
23 Think about the times Times
24 A young girl of sixteen Noel Harrison
25 Breakin' up is breakin' my heart Roy Orbison *
26 Apple of my eye Roy Head
27 These boots are made for walkin' Nancy Sinatra *
28 Witches' brew [11/65] Janie Jones *
29 Beyond the hill Matt Monro
30 Love's just a broken heart Cilla Black *
31 With my baby James Galt
32 Ebb Tide [12/65] Righteous Brothers *
33 Sandy Ronny & Daytonas
34 Tchaikovsky one [12/65] Second City Sound *
35 Second hand Rose Barbra Streisand *
36 Another year, another love, another heartache Julie Rogers
37 Michelle [12/65] [BL 1] Overlanders # 1
38 Getting nowhere Friday Brown
39 Looking back (1966 version) Nat King Cole
40 Hello Dolly [12/65] Bachelors *
41 Everytime I see you King brothers
42 Attack Toys *
43 You baby Jackie Trent
44 Ride your pony Gabrieli brass
45 Save your love Tonny Rich
46 Like a baby [Big L # 1] Len Barry *
47 Don't make me over Swinging blue jeans *
48 Idle gossip Adam Faith
49 A groovy kind of love [12/65] Mindbenders *
50 Let it be me Escorts
51 She waits for him Duprees
52 This man's got no luck Gary Benson
53 Waiting here for someone Neil Landon
54 I've heard it all before Jennifer Lewis & Angela Stone
55 Remember you Zombies
56 Think Chris Farlowe *
57 Midnight to six man [12/65] Pretty Things *
58 Take a bit of notice Time
59 Can't help thinking about me Davy Jones (D. Bowie) & Lower third
60 A good idea Uglys
61 You were on my mind [11/65] Crispian St. Peters *
62 He's a good face but he's down and out Dean Ford & Gaylords
63 Can you please crawl out your window Bob Dylan *
64 You didn't have to be so nice Lovin' Spoonful
65 Don't mess with Bill Marvelettes
66 Recovery Fontella Bass *
67 Do I make myself clear Etta James & Sugar Pie Desanto
68 A touch of velvet Mood Mosaic
69 Ain't that lovin' you baby Jackson & Smith
70 You're gonna love my baby Barbara McNair
71 Hallelujah Revolution
72 It's alright Hot springs
73 Don't turn your back on me Mike Sheridan's lot
74 The world keeps going round Lancastrians
75 Pride and passion Jimmy Cliff
76 Call me Lulu
77 Tomorrow Sandie Shaw *
78 One has my name Barry Young
79 Sweet pussycat Morgan-James duo
80 The same old room Bobby Shafto
81 And I love her Roy Hamilton
82 Michelle [Big L # 1] David & Jonathan *
83 Broomstick cowboy Bobby Goldsboro
84 Girl St. Louis Union *
85 My garden of love Benny Hill
86 Last thing on my mind Miki & Griff
87 Honey and wine Capitols
88 When she's kissing me Brendan Phillips
89 Even the bravest cry Tony Crane
90 Forget about the bad things Helen Shapiro
91 Teenage failure Chad & Jeremy
92 Thunderball [11/65] Tom Jones *
93 All of a sudden my heart sings Mel Carter
94 Little by little Dusty Springfield *
95 I stand accused [12/65] Merseybeats *
96 Me and you Diane Ferraz & Nicky Scott
97 Keys to my soul Silkie
98 Heartbeat Gloria Jones
99 Keep on running [11/65] [BL 1] Spencer Davis Group # 1
100 Hole in the wall Packers