“A month in a life” – Feb 1970

All tracks released in February 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Black Jack Davy Velvet opera
2 Cecilia John & Ann Ryder
3 Light flght (10/69) Pentangle *
4 Love story Peggy Lee
5 Flying machine Nanette (Nanette Workman)
6 Raindrops keep fallin' on my head Bobbie Gentry *
7 Back to dreaming again Grass roots
8 Easy loving Troggs
9 Better by far Jimmy James
10 United we stand (01/70) Brotherhood of man *
11 She Tommy James & Shondells
12 Robin Concords
13 Painting pictures Napoleon Smith
14 Sympathy Rare bird *
15 Jesus is just alright Byrds
16 You keep tightening up on me Box tops
17 Something's burning Kenny Rogers & First Edition *
18 How the web was woven Jackie Lomax
19 I believe Edwin Hawkins singers
20 I'll never fall in love again Ella Fitzgerald
21 You say it Al Green
22 Thank you (Falettinme be mice elf agin) Sly & Family stone
23 You got me hummin' Cold blood
24 Look at that girl Otis Redding
25 My honey and me Luther Ingram
26 My baby loves lovin' (01/70) White plains *
27 Lincoln county Love affair
28 Jennifer Tomkins Street people
29 Sing no love songs Eureka Stockade
30 Be young be foolish be happy (RR – 1968) Tams *
31 Yesterday Joe White
32 Magical spiel (01/70) Barry Ryan & the Candy choir *
33 Colour of the sunset Danny McCulloch
34 In the land of the few Love sculpture
35 Real cool world Greatest show on earth
36 Instant karma John Lennon, Yoko Ono & Plastic Ono Band *
37 Till (01/70) Dorothy Squires *
38 Don't speak of love Vince Hill
39 If this was the last song Peter Straker
40 August October (01/70) Robin Gibb *
41 Love grows (where my Rosemary goes) (01/70) Edison Lighthouse # 1
42 Live today little girl Wake
43 Amber velvet Elves
44 Sugar Betty Everett
45 Danger, heartbreak dead ahead Kim Weston
46 Ain't that cute Doris Troy
47 Farewell is a lonely sound Jimmy Ruffin *
48 Bring the curtain down William Bell
49 Save the country Thelma Houston
50 Don't cry daddy Elvis Presley *
51 Try a litte kindness (01/70) Glen Campbell *
52 Wand'rin' star (01/70) Lee Marvin *
53 If I were a carpenter Johnny Cash & June Carter
54 Without darkness (there is no light) Peter Sarstedt
55 Bridge over troubled water Simon & Garfunkel *
56 You've made me so very happy Lou Rawls
57 These eyes Jr. Walker & All stars
58 Flying Faces
59 Another 45 miles Golden earring
60 Stiletto Sid Ramin
61 The joy of living Cliff Richard & Hank B Marvin *
62 Diane Golden gate
63 Take down a note Miss Smith Helen Shapiro
64 You're such a good looking woman (01/70) Joe Dolan *
65 That same old feeling (01/70) Pickettywitch *
66 Morning please don't come Dusty & Tom Springfield
67 Cha la la I need you Shuffles
68 Just a heartbreak ago Matt Monro
69 Picking up pebbles Matt Flinders
70 Two little rooms Naked truth
71 Here comes the rain Trader Horne
72 Stop Paul Vigrass
73 A friend in the city Andy Kim
74 I'll never fall in love again Dionne Warwick
75 Take a girl like you Foundations
76 Years may come, years my go (01/70) Herman's Hermits *
77 Raindrops keep falling on my head (12/69) B.J. Thomas *
78 Dig the way I feel Mary Wells
79 Didn't you know Gladys Knight & Pips
80 Was it good to you Isley brothers
81 Oh what a day Dells
82 Love will find a way Howard Walker & Bombthrowers
83 Nobody but you Bacon fat
84 Spoonful Canned heat
85 Down on the corner Creedence Clearwater Revival *
86 Stir it up and serve it Tommy Roe
87 Cecilia Harmony grass
88 Vietnam (01/70) Jimmy Cliff *
89 Groovin' with mr. Bloe Humbug

“A month in a life” – Jan 1970

All tracks released in January 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Same Old Story Blodwyn Pig
2 Maudie Chicken shack
3 Ride a rainbow Creepy John Thomas
4 Come and get it (12/69) Badfinger *
5 Melanie cries alone Consortium
6 She lets her hair down Tokens
7 By the light of the magical moon T.Rex
8 Island Renaissance
9 Tiny goddess Tim Andrews
10 Leavin' on a jet plane (11/69) Peter Paul & Mary *
11 The magic wasn’t there Julie Covington
12 Love's song (Adelina) Daliah Lavi
13 I guess the Lord must be in New York city Nilsson
14 Ma belle amie Tee set
15 I'm gonna love you Jamie & the sweetcorn
16 Na na hey hey kiss him goodbye (10/69) Steam *
17 I'm a man (12/69) Chicago *
18 Flowers never bend with the rainfall Toast
19 Lady Godiva (Come home) Grapefruit
20 There's a better day comin' Crazy elephant
21 Free Pearly gate
22 Temma harbour Mary Hopkin *
23 It was yesterday today Pepper and Salt
24 Sweet sensation (12/69) Melodians *
25 Elizabethan reggae (RI 1969) Boris Gardiner *
26 Sweet woman Lee Lynch
27 Going to Bethel Route 17
28 1984 Spirit
29 The witches promise Jethro Tull *
30 Everybody needs a little loving Jackie Lee
31 We have all the time in the world Vic Damone
32 Look at the rain Jackie Trent
33 Each and every part of me Heath Hampstead
34 The april fools Rosetta Hightower
35 Raindrops keep falling on my head (12/69) Sacha Distel *
36 Sign for love John & Ann Ryder
37 Want you to know Rotary connection
38 He made a woman out of me Betty Lavette
39 Love bones Johnnie Taylor
40 I can't get next to you Temptations *
41 Funk # 48 James gang
42 Turn it a loose James Brown
43 I want you back Jackson 5 *
44 I'm in love again Debonaires
45 Me and you O.C. Smith
46 Take it off him and put it on me Clarence Carter
47 You're alright Ray Charles Joe Tex
48 Both sides now (RR – 1968) Judy Collins *
49 Girlie Peddlers *
50 Witchi tai to Topo D. Bil
51 Wedding Bell blues (12/69) 5th Dimension *
52 Can't stop now Ferris wheel
53 Mrs. Richie Harmony grass
54 La la la (If I had you) Bobby Sherman
55 Jingle jangle Archies
56 Goodbye summer girl Peter Lee Stirling
57 Love grows (where my Rosemary goes) Edison Lighthouse # 1
58 Dearest Belinda Chads
59 Moon Hop (10/69) Derrick Morgan *
60 Friends (11/69) Arrival *
61 Together Illusion
62 This is not my country Conclusion is
63 Colorado springs eternal Matthew's southern comfort
64 By tomorrow Sandie Shaw
65 Walk a mile in my shoes Joe South
66 Just plain beautiful Delaney and Bonnie
67 Voodoo Woman Simon Stokes & Nighthawks
68 Snarlin' mumma lion Judd
69 Happy Paul Anka
70 Venus (10/69) Shocking Blue *
71 Let's work together Canned heat *
72 Without your love Cupid’s Inspiration
73 Angel on my shoulder Merrilee Rush
74 Which way to nowhere Julie Rogers
75 Groovin' (out on life) Newbeats
76 Babylon Freddie Notes & Rudies
77 Victoria (12/69) Kinks *
78 Let it all hang out (11/69) Jonathan King *
79 Just a little misunderstanding (RR – 1966) Contours *
80 Keep on searching Flirtations
81 Hey there lonely girl Eddie Holman
82 A brand new lover Sweet inspirations
83 Why is the wine sweeter Eddie Floyd
84 The ghetto (Part 2) Donny Hathaway
85 Pickney gal (11/69) Desmond Dekker & Aces *
86 Two little boys (11/69) Rolf Harris # 1
87 Come saturday morning Sandpipers
88 Marian Cats
89 Yesterday when I was young Charles Aznavour

“A month in a life” – Dec 1969

All tracks released in December 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 With the eyes of a child (11/69) Cliff Richard *
2 Rainmaker Dillards
3 Sunday morning early Gove
4 Reuben James Maggie Britton
5 Comin' home Delaney, Bonnie & Friends ft Eric Clapton *
6 Hold on Rascals
7 Good old rock 'n' roll – part 1 (11/69) Dave Clark Five *
8 One way love Coloured Raisins
9 Wooden heart John Holt
10 Big bamboo Merrymen ft Emile Straker
11 Come and get it Vic Lewis Orchestra
12 Forever is a long long time Shirley & Johnny
13 Someday we'll be together (11/69) Diana Ross & Supremes *
14 Most peculiar girl Larry & Lynda
15 Won't find better (than me) New Hope
16 Good morning (11/69) Leapy Lee *
17 Tonight I'll be staying here with you Bob Dylan
18 Sugar man Bob Darin
19 Beautiful people Melanie
20 If I thought you'd ever change your mind (11/69) Cilla Black *
21 By the time I get to Phoenix Lou Sparks
22 Don't say a word Ken Dodd
23 Midnight cowboy Johnny Mathis
24 Sleepless night (La Jeanne) Sounds Nice ft Tim Mycroft
25 But you love me, daddy (11/69) Jim Reeves & Steve Moore *
26 She belongs to me Rick Nelson
27 Feelin' better Krimson Kake
28 The voodoo in you Johnny Jenkins
29 Lonely man Sad People
30 Millionaire Fickle Pickle
31 Do I still figure in your life Samantha Jones
32 Reflections of my life (11/69) Marmalade *
33 If it don't work out Joe White
34 Helpless Jackie Wilson
35 On the dock of the bay Dells
36 There was a time James Brown
37 Midnight Moses Alex Harvey
38 Today Zayne Adams
39 Raindrops keep falling on my head Craig Douglas
40 Have a little talk with myself Ray Stevens
41 Two little boys (11/69) Rolf Harris # 1
42 Bring me sunshine Morecambe & Wise
43 Holy city Moira Anderson *
44 The virgin soldiers march John Schroeder Orchestra
45 Saturday morning man Skid Row
46 Welcome me love Money
47 Just another song Trixons
48 Laugh at the poor man Octopus
49 Easy rider Gary Hamilton
50 Where's the playground Suzie? Memories
51 All I have to do is dream (11/69) Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell *
52 Arizona Mark Lindsay
53 Books and films Fortunes
54 In one hour Nina Shaw
55 Without love Tom Jones *
56 Ecstasy James Quest
57 Time and love Laura Nyro
58 Rub a dub dub (11/69) Equals *
59 Yes sir Happy Confusion
60 Heaven knows Grass Roots
61 Sugar man Bill Kenwright
62 Sugar sugar (09/69) Archies # 1
63 Hitchin' a ride (11/69) Vanity Fare *
64 If you want it (Come and get it) Magic Christians
65 Running to the convent Dry Ice
66 Across the great divide Black Claw
67 Resurrection city Earth
68 Seventh son (11/69) Georgie Fame *
69 Sugar baby Hammers
70 She sold me magic (11/69) Lou Christie *
71 Blistered Johnny Cash
72 We can swing together Alan Hull
73 Country girl Johnny Otis Show
74 On her majesty's secret service John Barry orchestra
75 Theme from "The doctors" Tony Hatch Orchestra