“A month in a life” – August 1965

All tracks released in August 1965 unless otherwise indicated
BL1 : also Big L #1 | Big L #1 : only Big L #1
* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Extra
1 You better come home [07/65] Petula Clark *
2 Around the corner Duprees
3 Everything's wrong Chubby Checker
4 Here today gone tomorrow Tony Blackburn
5 I'm not saying Nico
6 I'll never get over you Everly brothers *
7 All I really want to do [06/65] Cher *
8 As long as I have you Boston crabs
9 Bring it to me Jennifer Lewis & Angela Stone
10 Before the beginning Peter Jay & Jaywalkers
11 Bells of Rhymney Fifth Avenue
12 You've got a habit of leaving Davy Jones
13 Help! [07/65] [BL 1] Beatles # 1
14 Hurt me if you will Mark Four
15 Hark Unit 4 & 2
16 Keep on doing it Outsiders (UK)
17 Goodbye sisters Artwoods
18 I have cried my last tear Cliff Bennett & Rebel Rousers
19 Baby blue Bambis
20 See my friend [07/65] Kinks *
21 Are you a boy or are you a girl Barbarbians
22 Only those in love Baby Washington
23 You satisfy my needs Big Dee Irwin
24 Since I lost my baby Temptations
25 Night people Leaders
26 One of these days Guy Darrell
27 Down in the boondocks Gregory Phillips
28 Looking in windows John Summers
29 Take me for a little while Evie Sands
30 Where has your smile gone Shelley
31 Evil one Sapphires
32 The 'In' crowd Ramsey Lewis trio
33 Nothing but heartaches Supremes
34 Pretty little baby Marvin Gaye
35 Respect Otis Redding
36 Why do you want to let me go Marv Johnson
37 Any day now Alan Price set
38 Love's gonna live here Ray Charles
39 Right now Buddy Britten & Regents
40 The tracker Sir Douglas Quintet
41 I can't believe it Soul brothers
42 I could have loved you so well Vince Hill
43 Why don't you believe me Vic Damone
44 Houston Dean Martin
45 Paradise Frank Ifield *
46 The sand and the sea Lena Horne
47 Last thing on my mind Tom Paxton
48 The first time ever Leonore Dewery
49 Thinking of you Dodie West
50 It's gonna take a miracle Royalettes
51 Letter full of tears Gladys Knight & Pips
52 No pity (in the naked city) Jackie Wilson
53 Unchained melody [07/65] Righteous Brothers *
54 My love come home Joy Marshall
55 Summer wind Wayne Newton
56 Il silenzio [06/65] Nini Rosso *
57 Save your heart for me Gary Lewis & Playboys
58 Out in the sun Beach-nuts
59 You're my girl Rockin' Berries *
60 That's the way I must go Headliners
61 The time in between Cliff Richard & Shadows *
62 That's the way [07/65] Honeycombs *
63 No no no Crispian St. Peters
64 On the brink Mike Vickers
65 Ballad of Cat Ballou Nat "King" Cole
66 Dr. Finlay [07/65] Andy Stewart *
67 Ju Ju hand Sam the Sham & Pharaohs
68 What's new pussycat Tom Jones *
69 It's all over now baby blue Leroy Van Dyke
70 Can't stop loving you Roger Miller
71 Come out dancing Rick Nelson
72 Daydreamin' of you Shirley & Johnny
73 Universal soldier (EP) Donovan
74 I go to sleep Applejacks
75 Laugh at me Sonny Bono *
76 Night people Measles
77 Like a rolling stone [Big L # 1] Bob Dylan *
78 Dum dum song Imp-acts
79 I can't give you what I haven't got Force West
80 Don't make my baby blue [07/65] Shadows *
81 Little pictures Adam, Mike & Tim
82 Baby don't care Force Five
83 Satisfaction [BL 1] Rolling Stones *
84 Lost summer love Lorraine Silver
85 We don't belong Sylvan
86 Make it easy on yourself Walker Brothers *
87 Lovely is she Danny Williams
88 I put a spell on you [05/65] Nina Simone *
89 Half as much Them
90 Too many drivers Lowell Fulson
91 Penny arcade Michael Leslie
92 I'm a fool Dino, Desi & Billy
93 My name is mud Eddie Rambeau
94 All I really want to do Byrds *
95 Every minute of every day Mal & Primitives
96 I got you babe [07/65] [BL 1] Sonny & Cher # 1
97 Day by day Julie Rogers
98 My little red book Sounds Incorporated

“A month in a life” – July 1965

All tracks released in July 1965 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 Extra
1 You were on my mind We five
2 Pretty little girl Majority
3 All I want Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich
4 Don’t mind Fairies
5 Down home girl Felder’s orioles
6 Honeysuckle rose Quiet Five
7 Let the water run down [06/65] P.J. Proby *
8 I want Candy Brian Poole & Tremeloes *
9 Blow my blues away Mark Leeman five
10 Money will not mean a thing Platform 6
11 I am so blue Poets
12 Cry to me Pretty Things *
13 Do you love that girl Johnny Carr & Cadillacs
14 I won’t turn away now Hullaballoos
15 We gotta get out of this place [Big L # 1] Animals *
16 Strain of my heart Roscoe Shelton
17 Tracks of my tears Smokey Robinson & Miracles [*]
18 Who’s cheating who Little Milton
19 Meeting over yonder Impressions
20 Sitting in the park Billy Stewart
21 Yes, I’m ready Barbara Kay
22 I’m gonna stand by you Jackie Lynn
23 When summertime is over [06/65] Jackie Trent *
24 Tell her of our love Vikki Carr
25 In thoughts of you [06/65] Billy Fury *
26 Say, you’re my girl Roy Orbison *
27 Crying in the chapel [05/65] Elvis Presley # 1
28 Thank goodness for the rain Peanut
29 Ribbon of darkness Marty Robbins
30 Just dance on by Eydie Gorme
31 Snakes, snails and puppydog’s tails Alma Cogan
32 Mr. Tambourine man Golden gate strings
33 Harlem shuffle Bob & Earl [*]
34 I can’t help myself [05/65] Four Tops *
35 I’ll always love you Spinners (Detroit Spinners)
36 Lonely lonely girl am I Velvelettes
37 Ride your pony Lee Dorsey
38 The real thing Tina Britt
39 Candy Astors
40 Do the boomerang Jr. Walker & All stars
41 Is this what I get for loving you Ronettes
42 I’m alive [05/65] [BL 1] Hollies # 1
43 Catch us if you can Dave Clark Five *
44 He’s got no love Searchers *
45 Lost my girl Rick & Sandy
46 Help! [BL 1] Beatles *
47 Stage door Tony Jackson
48 Follow me Drifters
49 He’s a lover Mary Wells
50 Darling take me back Lenny Welch
51 Hold me thrill me kiss me Mel Carter
52 Take me back Little Anthony & Imperials
53 My cherie Al Martino
54 After loving you Della Reese
55 Moon over Naples Bert Kaempfert orchestra
56 Ballad of Spotty Muldoon Peter Cook *
57 Backstreet girl Adrienne Poster
58 Am I dreaming Tiffany
59 Baby I’m sorry Mark Richardson
60 I wanna know Paddy, Klaus & Gibson
61 That’s the way love goes [06/65] Charles Dickens *
62 Seventh son Johnny Rivers
63 In the middle of nowhere [06/65] Dusty Springfield *
64 Moonglow (Theme from Picnic) [06/65] Sounds orchestral *
65 There but for fortune [06/65] Joan Baez *
66 I am a rock (Songbook version) Paul Simon
67 Are you sincere Trini Lopez
68 Welcome home Walter Jackson
69 With these hands Tom Jones *
70 Before you go Matt Monro
71 Runnin’ out of fools Kiki Dee
72 This strange effect Dave Berry *
73 Maybe Jane Morgan
74 Summer nights Marianne Faithfull *
75 If you’ve got a heart Christine Quaite
76 You’ve got your troubles [06/65] Fortunes *
77 Love will come our way Peter Nelson
78 That’s all I ever want from you Mike Berry
79 Everything in the garden Bobby Rio & Revelles
80 Everyone’s gone to the moon [Big L # 1] Jonathan King *
81 I won’t be round you anymore Chosen few
82 Last night I made a little girl cry Steve Lawrence
83 A walk in the black forest [06/65] Horst Jankowski *
84 Walking through the sleepy city Mighty avengers
85 Gotta keep on moving baby Game
86 Diggin’ for gold David John & the mood
87 I want Candy Strangeloves
88 I can’t hear you no more Newbeats
89 Mogul theme Tom Springfield orchestra
90 Baby never say goodbye Bo street runners
91 I stand accused Tony Colton
92 When love is true Susan Hampshire
93 Like we used to be Georgie Fame & Blue flames *
94 Mixed up shook up girl Val McKenna
95 Too many rivers Brenda Lee *
96 This world is not my home Jim Reeves *
97 Mr. Tambourine man [05/65] [BL 1] Byrds # 1
98 Zorba’s dance Marcello Minerbi *

“A month in a life” – June 1965

All tracks released in July 1965 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 1968

NR Title Artist/Group Extra
1 Welcome welcome Nancy Wilson
2 Charade Julie London
3 Donna Donna Dana Gillespie
4 Unexpectedly Vince Hill
5 Sadness hides the sun Greta Ann
6 From the bottom of my heart [05/65] Moody Blues *
7 Leave a little love Terry Anton
8 Temptation 'bout to get me Knight brothers
9 Woman's got soul Impressions
10 Wooly bully [04/65] Sam the Sham & Pharaohs *
11 I'll go crazy Untamed
12 I gotta see my baby Rats
13 Incense Anglos
14 Route 66 [EP] [Big L # 1] Rolling Stones
15 She's about a mover [04/65] Sir Douglas Quintet *
16 I got mine Downliners sect
17 It ain't me babe [04/65] Johnny Cash *
18 Maggie's farm Bob Dylan *
19 It ain't worth the lonely road back Allen Klein
20 My saddest day Reg Austin
21 Baby I'm leaving you Levee breakers
22 Mysterious land Chris Lamb & Universals
23 Long live love [05/65] [BL 1] Sandie Shaw # 1
24 You can't blame a girl for trying Barbara Ruskin
25 I'll stay by you Kenny Lynch *
26 When my baby cries Poor souls
27 Heartaches Doris Troy
28 I'm gonna cry till my tears run dry Irma Thomas
29 Do it with all your heart Dee Dee Warwick
30 One more time Them
31 Honey and wine A fair set
32 Don't do it no more Julie Driscoll
33 Sunshine lollipops and rainbows Lesley Gore
34 The name game Dean Ford & Gaylords
35 Voodoo woman Bobby Goldsboro
36 Come dance with me Pat Wayne
37 Say do you mean it Kenny Roberts
38 Jealous heart [05/65] Cadets & Eileen Reid *
39 Don't go away mad Bobby Vinton
40 Hands off Buddy Gary Criss
41 When I get home Bobby Darin
42 Around the corner Craig Douglas
43 To know you is to love you [Big L # 1] Peter & Gordon *
44 My child [05/65] Connie Francis *
45 The way of love Kathy Kirby
46 Crying in the chapel [05/65] Elvis Presley # 1
47 Lonely without you Julie Grant
48 Nothing can stop me Gene Chandler [*]
49 Pride and joy Major Lance
50 Operator Brenda Holloway
51 Oo wee baby I love you Fred Hughes
52 Lipstick traces (on a cigarette) O'Jays
53 Hear me a drummer man Phil Wainman
54 I do Marvelows
55 Silly little girl Dane Hunter
56 Freight train Overlanders
57 On my word Cliff Richard *
58 If you want this love Eden Kane
59 When she walks away Susan Maughan
60 Only heartbreak for me Jimmy Justice
61 Someone's taken Maria away Adam Faith & Roulettes *
62 Girl on the billboard Del Reeves
63 Back in my arms again [05/65] Supremes *
64 I'll keep holding on Marvelettes
65 Strong love [05/65] Spencer Davis Group *
66 Mickey's monkey Choker Campbell big band
67 What should I do Kris Jensen
68 Sicilian tarentella Joe Brown
69 Mr Tambourine man [05/65] [BL 1] Byrds *
70 Now is the time Peeps
71 Heart full of soul [Big L # 1] Yardbirds *
72 Sweet love Sons of Fred
73 Every little once in a while Shakeouts
74 I don't want your love Shanes
75 Cara mia Jay & Americans
76 Somethin' wonderful happened Keely Smith
77 Tell her you love her every day Frank Sinatra
78 Remember me, I'm the one who loves you Dean Martin
79 He's gotta love me Elkie Brooks
80 Come home baby Keith Powell
81 I'm alive [05/65] [BL 1] Hollies # 1
82 The one in the middle (EP) Manfred Mann
83 Tossing and turning Ivy League *
84 One sided love Mike Hudson
85 Mrs Brown you've got a lovely daughter (EP) Herman's Hermits
86 Gone tomorrow Carol Friday
87 Girl come running Four seasons
88 Evening time Elena
89 Sammy no dead Clancy Eccles
90 Come on and walk with me Jimmy Witherspoon
91 Baby I'm yours Barbara Lewis
92 Your baby doesn't love you anymore Ruby & the Romantics
93 Leave a little love [05/65] Lulu *
94 Colours [05/65] Donovan *
95 Looking thru the eyes of love [05/65] [Big L # 1] Gene Pitney *
96 It's just a little bit too late Wayne Fontana & Mindbenders *
97 Help me Rhonda [05/65] Beach Boys *
98 Engine engine # 9 [05/65] Roger Miller *
99 But I do Jewels
100 Goodbye-ee [05/65] Peter Cook & Dudley Moore *
101 Stingray [05/65] Shadows *

“A month in a life” – May 1965

All track released in July 1965 unless otherwise indicated
BL1 : also Big L #1 | Big L #1 : only Big L #1
* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Artist/Group Title Extra
1 Buffy Sainte Marie Until it’s time for you to go
2 Richard Anthony Crying in the rain
3 Ivy League That’s why I’m crying [04/65] *
4 Barry St. John Hey boy
5 Esther Phillips And I love him
6 Burt Bacharach orchestra Trains and boats and planes *
7 Quiet Five When the morning sun dries the dew [04/65] *
8 Lee Francis Ciao
9 Senators The tables are turning
10 Hollies I’m alive [BL 1] *
11 Executives It’s been so long
12 Everly brothers The price of love *
13 Roulettes I hope he breaks your heart
14 Mockingbirds I can feel we’re parting
15 Beatles Ticket to ride [04/65] [BL 1] # 1
16 Force five Yeah, I’m waiting
17 Kinks Set me free *
18 Who Anyway anyhow anywhere *
19 Thee Each and every day
20 Nashville teens This little bird *
21 Vashti Some things just stick in your mind
22 Boston Crabs Down in Mexico
23 Chad & Jeremy Before and after
24 David Garrick When the world was our own
25 Dodie West In the deep of night
26 Trini Lopez Sad tomorrows
27 Jackie DeShannon What the world needs now is love
28 Dave Berry Can I get it from you
29 Roger Miller King of the road [02/65] [BL 1] # 1
30 Harbour lites Come back silly girl
31 Bert Kaempfert orchestra Three o’clock in the morning
32 Tony Bennett If I ruled the world [03/65] *
33 Phil Ryan & Crescents Gypsy woman
34 Shangri-las Out in the street
35 Clique We didn’t kiss
36 Eccentrics What you got
37 Boy blue You got what I want
38 Birds Leaving here [04/65] *
39 Riot squad Nevertheless
40 Dave Clark Five Come home *
41 Herd Goodbye baby
42 In crowd That’s how strong my love is [04/65] *
43 Escorts C’mon home baby
44 Unit 4 & 2 You’ve never been in love like this before *
45 Anita Harris Trains and boats and planes
46 Rockin’ Berries Poor man’s son [04/65] [Big L # 1] *
47 Ronnie Jones Anyone who knows what love is
48 Mary Wells Never never leave me
49 Timi Yuro Get out of my life
50 Peggy Lee Sneakin’ up on you
51 Little Milton We’re gonna make it
52 Hit pack Never say no to your baby
53 Chad & Jeremy What do you want with me
54 Janie Marden You really didn’t mean it
55 Searchers Bumble Bee (EP)
56 Tom Jones Once upon a time (Decca) [04/65] *
57 Jewel Akens Georgie Porgie
58 Ginny Arnell Just like a boy
59 Peter Anathan No more love
60 Garnet Mimms It was easier to hurt her
61 Vince Edwards No not much
62 Mark Wynter Someday you’ll want me to want you
63 Jackie Trent Where are you now (my love) [03/65] # 1
64 Shirley Bassey No regrets [04/65] *
65 Les Reed orchestra Hot line
66 Jim Reeves How long has it been [04/65] *
67 Elvis Presley Crying in the chapel *
68 Babbity Blue Don’t hurt me
69 Jess Conrad Hurt me
70 Joan Baez We shall overcome (RR – 1963) [04/65] *
71 Uglys Wake up my mind
72 Hellions Tomorrow never comes
73 Beau Brummels Just a little
74 Marianne Faithfull This little bird [04/65] *
75 Ron Goodwin & 20th Century Fox orchestra Those magnificent men in the flying machines
76 New Christy Minstrels Chim chim cheree
77 Dixie cups Iko Iko [04/65] *
78 Shirley Ellis Clapping song [04/65] [Big L # 1] *
79 McKinleys Give him my love
80 Helen Shapiro Here in your arms
81 Merseybeats Don’t let it happen to us
82 Bachelors Marie *
83 Martin Raynor & Secrets Candy to me
84 Spinners (Detroit Spinners) Sweet thing
85 Dobie Gray See you at the Go-Go
86 James Brown & the Famous Flames Tell me what you’re gonna do
87 Dontells In your heart
88 Don Drummond Stampede
89 Sandie Shaw Long live love [BL 1] # 1
90 Tom Jones Little lonely one (Columbia)
91 Reparata & Delrons Tommy
92 Everly brothers That’ll be the day [04/65] *
93 Righteous brothers Something’s gotta hold on me
94 Peter, Paul & Mary When the ship comes in
95 Baytown singers Walkin’ down the line
96 Tony Bennett I left my heart in San Francisco (RR – 1962) [03/65] *
97 Billy J. Kramer & Dakotas Trains and boats and planes *
98 John Schroeder orchestra Fugitive theme