“A month in a life” – Aug 1969

All tracks released in August 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart
[*] : will chart on re-release in 1970

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Any way that you want me Evie Sands
2 When the clock strikes twelve Gary Benson
3 Abigail Jason Merryweather
4 Good morning starshine (07/69) Oliver *
5 Cherry Hill Park Billy Joe Royal
6 Balloon Kaleidoscope
7 Send my baby home again Flying Machine
8 A place in the sun Jason Crest
9 It's getting better (07/69) Mama Cass Elliot *
10 Just say goodbye Shirley & Johnny
11 Love and the world loves with you Barron Knights
12 Ginger is gentle Joby Jackson
13 The days of sand and shovels Waylon Jennings
14 A famous myth Groop
15 Classical gas – Scarborough fair Alan Copeland Chorus
16 (Love is) the name of the game Mark Jason
17 Can't you see me Zayne Adams
18 What greater love Jack Hammer
19 Cherie Honest Men
20 Have another dream on me Marilyn Powell
21 Baby take me in your arms Jefferson
22 Steal a million kisses Johnny Tudor
23 Promises, promises Dionne Warwick
24 Simple song of freedom Tim Hardin
25 Chelsea morning Joni Mitchell
26 Angelina Wake
27 Coconut tree Humblebums
28 Micky Twinkle
29 Morning papers and margarine Derrick & Sounds
30 In the year 2525 (Exordium and Terminus) (07/69) Zager & Evans # 1
31 Elizabethan reggae Boris Gardiner [*]
32 Mrs. Man Andwellas Dream
33 Help me Wild Silk
34 Mary, what have you become Free Ferry
35 Darkness of my life Keith Meehan
36 Rain Hard Meat
37 Play me a sad song and I'll dance Tangerine Peel
38 Questions 67 and 68 Chicago
39 Natural born bugie Humble Pie *
40 King of the rumbling spires (07/69) Tyrannosaurus Rex *
41 Hands of the clock Life
42 White bird It's a Beautiful Day
43 Virgin kiss Bread, Love & Dreams
44 Put a little love in your heart Jackie DeShannon
45 Keep on loving me Udell T. Anderson
46 Where has all the love gone Dave Allenby
47 I'll never fall in love again Bobbie Gentry *
48 Soul deep (07/69) Box Tops *
49 I've passed this way before (RR 1967) (07/69) Jimmy Ruffin *
50 Cloud nine Temptations *
51 Find 'em, fool 'em and forget 'em George Jackson
52 I love you Eddie Holman
53 Abraham, Martin and John Moms Mabley
54 Save your love for me Bobby Bland
55 Slipping away Barbara Mason
56 Destiny Lon Satton
57 If you love me baby Tymes
58 Whether it's right or wrong Jackie Lee & Dolores Hall
59 Love at first sight Baker Street Philharmonic
60 Easy to be hard Three Dog Night
61 Laughing Guess Who
62 Birth Peddlers *
63 The days of sand and shovels Bobby Vinton
64 I take a lot of pride in what I am Dean Martin
65 Look at mine Petula Clark
66 Daddy's song Monkees
67 And she's mine Spanky & Our Gang
68 Marrakesh express (07/69) Crosby, Stills & Nash *
69 Peaceful Kenny Rankin
70 Things I do for you Playground
71 Someday you'll need someone Dee & Quotum
72 Muddy river Johnny Rivers
73 Hot fun in summertime Sly & Family Stone
74 Somebody new Emotions
75 Share your love with me Aretha Franklin
76 Kind woman Percy Sledge
77 Put yourself in my place Isley Brothers *
78 Sock it to em soul brother – part 1 Bill Moss
79 Soul clap '69 Booker T. & M.G.'s *
80 Bad moon rising Creedence Clearwater Revival *
81 Reaching for the sun Nicky James
82 I'm alive Don Fardon
83 In the year 2525 Whichwhat
84 Have another dream on me Dilys Watling
85 Don't forget to remember Bee Gees *
86 I'm a better man Engelbert Humperdinck *
87 Live and learn Andy Williams
88 Rainbows are back in style Andy Stewart
89 Honky tonk women (07/69) Rolling Stones # 1
90 Midnight cowboy John Barry orchestra

“A month in a life” – July 1969

All tracks released in July 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart
[*] : will chart on re-release in 1971

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Any old time Copperfield
2 Beggar man Consortium
3 Heather honey Tommy Roe *
4 You got me so I don’t know Picketywitch
5 Everyday with you girl Classics IV
6 Run to the sun J. Vincent Edward
7 Don’t push me baby Maxine Nightingale
8 Why don’t you follow me Mighty Joe Young
9 Alice in wonderland Berkeley Kites
10 Trust Two of Each
11 I will bring you flowers in the morning Blond
12 The world is ours Elaine Delmar
13 On days like these Matt Monro
14 Hold me woman John Bromley
15 Two ships Sallyangie
16 Red red wine (04/69) Tony Tribe *
17 Different shades Koffie & James
18 Moody woman Jerry Butler
19 Too busy thinking about my baby Marvin Gaye *
20 Don’t tell your mama Eddie Floyd
21 Barabajagal (06/69) Donovan & Jeff Beck Group *
22 Viva Bobby Joe Equals *
23 Deep water Grapefruit
24 My pledge of love Joe Jeffrey Group
25 The sad thing Cupid’s Inspiration
26 The train Aerovons
27 Never had a girl like you before Misunderstood
28 Sweetness Yes
29 Need your love so bad (RR – 1968) Fleetwood Mac *
30 Black sheep boy William E. Kimber
31 Thus spake Zarathustra Philharmonia Orchestra *
32 1917 revolution Beau
33 Turn to me Eternal Triangle
34 Summer came along Ralph McTell
35 My idea Creme Caramel
36 Don’t you believe it Jackie Trent & Tony Hatch
37 If I should take you back again Benedict Brown
38 Tears won’t wash away my heartaches (06/69) Ken Dodd *
39 Everybody knows Peter Gordeno
40 Where’s the playground, Susie? Glen Campbell
41 Conversations (06/69) Cilla Black *
42 Saved by the bell (06/69) Robin Gibb *
43 More than just a woman John O’Hara
44 We’re so much in love Madeline Bell
45 Peaceful (06/69) Georgie Fame *
46 Too many tears Susan Shirley
47 Early in the morning (06/69) Vanity Fare *
48 Miss Alice’s garden Explosive
49 Sherry Force West
50 We’re in this thing together Carrolls
51 Don’t call me back Tammy Jones
52 I’m gonna make it up to you Bobby Vee
53 Maybe tomorrow Tony Christian
54 Love man (06/69) Otis Redding *
55 Rain falls on the lonely Tigers
56 Hello memories Quotations
57 Something in the air (05/69) Thunderclap Newman # 1
58 I won’t do anything Carrie Martin
59 Je t’aime…moi non plus Jane Birkin & Serge Gainsbourg *
60 Curly Move *
61 Si tu dois partir Fairport Convention *
62 Boredom Tea & Symphony
63 Mary Jane Willie & Red Rubber Band
64 That’s the way God planned it Billy Preston *
65 Give peace a chance Plastic Ono Band *
66 I can’t quit her Arbors
67 Medley: Sing a rainbow / Love is blue (06/69) Dells *
68 The feeling is right Clarence Carter
69 My cherie amour (03/69) Stevie Wonder *
70 No matter what sign you are Diana Ross & Supremes *
71 Chains of love Jimmy Hughes
72 Let’s get together Little Milton
73 Don’t wake me up in the morning, Michael Peppermint Rainbow
74 Running round in circles Sue & Sunny
75 Spider K.G. Young
76 Goodnight midnight Clodagh Rodgers *
77 Lovin’ is believin’ Gary Joe Cooper
78 Bringing on back the good times Love Affair *
79 Big Bertha Windmill
80 Honky tonk women Rolling Stones # 1
81 Answer me Christien Brothers
82 Temptation ’bout to get me Virgil Brothers
83 What do women most desire? Brian Poole & Seychelles
84 The drifter Kenny Lynch
85 Yesterday, when I was young (Hier encore) Roy Clark
86 I call for my Rose Billy Fury
87 Going to Carolina Ray Moore
88 Sweet Caroline Neil Diamond [*]
89 Sacha Hank Marvin

“A month in a life” – June 1969

All tracks released in June 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 You'll just have to do Lance d'Owen
2 Both sides now Dion
3 How wrong was I to leave her Patrick Adam
4 So long Marianne Emmett Spiceland
5 Sunny and me Endevers
6 Living in a dream world Rainbow People
7 Someday man Monkees *
8 Frozen orange juice (05/69) Peter Sarstedt *
9 I know it's love Jon Ford
10 Lights of Cincinnati Scott Walker *
11 I want to live Aphrodite's Child
12 One Three Dog Night
13 It didn't work out Michael Chapman
14 Son of your father Spooky Tooth
15 Birds of a feather Guy Darrell
16 Concerning love Annie Bright
17 My love keeps growing Morris Vaughn
18 Tell mama Martha Velez
19 Dizzy (03/69) Tommy Roe # 1
20 Once on a Sunday morning Tremeloes
21 Beautiful Gracious
22 Something in the air (05/69) Thunderclap Newman *
23 Baby make it soon Marmalade *
24 It's all right now Hoyt Axton
25 Little people – big world Danny Street
26 It takes a fool like me John Rowles
27 Make me an island (05/69) Joe Dolan *
28 Lay lady lay Byrds
29 Spinning wheel Blood, Sweat & Tears
30 A salty dog (05/69) Procol Harum *
31 These eyes Guess Who
32 I'll be creeping Free
33 Drivin' Kinks
34 Down man Brainbox
35 Born to be wild (RR – 1968) (05/69) Steppenwolf *
36 Let me Paul Revere & Raiders
37 Why do lovers break each other's heart Whichwhat
38 St. Louis Easybeats
39 Hi ho silver lining Danny Hughes
40 Get it on now Dave Clark Five
41 Ballad of John and Yoko Beatles # 1
42 Moving down south Raymond Froggatt
43 The days of sand and shovels Don Cherry
44 Miss Linda Grey Jim Dale
45 The girl I'll never know Frankie Valli
46 Without her Herb Alpert & Tijuana Brass *
47 Mid-winter Magna Carta
48 Castles on Castille Bliss
49 Where the sour turns to sweet Genesis
50 You keep changing your mind Jon Plum
51 Stand! Sly & Family Stone
52 It's your thing Isley Brothers *
53 Reachin' for something I can't have Marvelettes
54 My little chickadee Geno Washington & Ram Jam Band
55 Colour him father Winstons
56 Face to face with heartache Fantastics
57 Follow the leader Major Lance
58 Grazing in the grass Friends of Distinction
59 Hello Susie Amen Corner *
60 Incredible George Pebbles
61 Let the sunshine in Jennifer
62 In the middle of the day Tina Charles
63 Friend, lover, woman, wife O.C. Smith
64 Soulful strut Peter Nero
65 Always be a part of my living Gentle Influence
66 Tomorrow, tomorrow (05/69) Bee Gees *
67 That takes me back David Essex
68 Don't try to explain Neil MacArthur
69 You don't have to walk in the rain Turtles
70 Only ladies play croquet Tin Tin
71 Break away Beach Boys *
72 I need you all the time Garry James
73 Magic woman Guy Fletcher
74 Window of my mind Lainie Kazan
75 A place for lovers Ella Fitzgerald
76 The wind Groove
77 It miek Desmond Dekker & Aces *
78 So I can love you Emotions
79 Good lovin' ain't easy to come by (05/69) Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell *
80 Gotta get to know you Bobby Bland
81 Boogaloo party (RR – 1966) (05/69) Flamingos *
82 Mama soul Soul Survivors
83 Baby, I love you Andy Kim
84 Jack in the box Jackpots
85 Don't cry my Angelina Val Doonican
86 In the ghetto Elvis Presley *
87 When two worlds collide Jim Reeves *
88 Crystal blue persuasion Tommy James & Shondells
89 Hawaii Five-O Ventures

“A month in a life” – May 1969

All tracks released in May 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Walk on gilded splinters Marsha Hunt *
2 Let's hang on Johnny Johnson & Bandwagon *
3 Is it something you've got Tyrone Davis
4 Save it (never too late) Melvin Davis
5 I stand accused Satin Bells
6 Love ain't love Udell T. Anderson
7 Long time comin' Bimbi Worrick
8 Morning girl Neon Philharmonic
9 Wishful sinful Doors
10 World spinning sadly Parking Lot
11 Leave me be Justine
12 It's me that you need Elton John
13 Are you growing tired of my love (04/69) Status Quo *
14 She sold Blackpool rock Honeybus
15 I'll never forget Mike Kennedy
16 Wet dream (03/69) Max Romeo *
17 Black pearl Sonny Charles
18 Stay a while Lee Lynch
19 Dick-a-dum-dum (King's Road) (04/69) Des O'Connor *
20 Everybody knows Miki & Griff
21 Colour my world Don Partridge
22 Proud Mary Creedence Clearwater Revival *
23 Galveston Glen Campbell *
24 Mistral Roger Whittaker
25 Big ship Cliff Richard *
26 Love minus zero/No limit Noel Harrison
27 I can remember (not too long ago) Peter & Gordon
28 Oh happy day Edwin Hawkins Singers *
29 Mr Moody's garden Gilbert
30 Groovy baby (04/69) Microbe *
31 Can I trust you (Io ti daro di piu) Tony Sandler & Ralph Young
32 Does anybody miss me David MacBeth
33 If ever you're lonely Vikki Carr
34 Standing on your own Gerry Lockran
35 I can remember Billie Davis
36 I have loved me a man Jocelyne Jocya
37 Tomorrow, today Hardin-York
38 New day Jackie Lomax
39 Dear Jill Blodwyn Pig
40 Once I had a sweetheart Pentangle *
41 Living in the past Jethro Tull *
42 Tracks of my tears (RR – 1965) (04/69) Smokey Robinson & Miracles *
43 Love (can make you happy) Mercy
44 What is a man Four Tops *
45 River deep, mountain high Jennie Darren & Second City Sound
46 Gimme gimme good lovin' (04/69) Crazy Elephant *
47 Good morning starshine Strawberry Alarm Clock
48 Snake in the grass Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich *
49 In my life Kippington Lodge
50 February's child Just Plain Smith
51 Get back (04/69) Beatles # 1
52 Touch 'em with love Brook Benton
53 Loneliness of London Peter Reeves
54 Every little minute Gerry Marsden
55 Let this moment pass away Kamaras
56 Think it all over Sandie Shaw *
57 Monday to Friday Web
58 I've been hurt Bill Deal & Rhondels
59 Shangri-La Mud
60 A way of life (04/69) Family Dogg *
61 Some of my best friends are people Cashman, Pistilli & West
62 Welcome to my house Left Side
63 Get yourself a ticket Roek's Family
64 I shall be released Box Tops
65 Bitter green Gordon Lightfoot
66 Marley purt drive Jose Feliciano
67 Day is done Peter, Paul & Mary
68 Home isn't home anymore Heathmore
69 Earth angel Vogues
70 Make me an island Tom Northcott
71 Happy heart (04/69) Andy Williams *
72 One fine day Nina Shaw
73 Carnival day New Faces
74 Love me tonight Tom Jones *
75 Who can I turn to Paul Nicholas
76 Are you ready for love Gloria Hunniford
77 Higher and higher (RR – 1967) Jackie Wilson *
78 Hurting each other Ruby & Romantics
79 Pretty world Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
80 More today than yesterday Spiral Starecase
81 Oh what a performance Nirvana
82 I'll melt all your troubles away Magic Lanterns
83 The river is wide Grass Roots
84 Lucinda Lee Reg Presley (of the Troggs)
85 When the day breaks Consortium
86 I'd rather go blind (04/69) Chicken Shack *
87 I threw it all away Bob Dylan *
88 Why Cats (NL)
89 Time is tight (04/69) Booker T. & M.G.'s *

“A month in a life” – April 1969

All tracks released in April 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 My friend Roy Orbison *
2 Ring of bright water (03/69) Val Doonican *
3 Loving you Anita Harris
4 Bluer than blue (03/69) Rolf Harris *
5 This is my love Eve Boswell
6 Paper man Brotherhood
7 Ragamuffin man Manfred Mann *
8 The boxer Simon & Garfunkel *
9 July, you're a woman John Stewart
10 I can't take you to the dance Mike Morton 8
11 Come September Elkie Brooks
12 I'm a gambler Lace
13 All together now Dixies
14 I've something bad on my mind James Royal
15 The world can pack their bags and go away John Christian Dee
16 Smile a little smile for me Flying Machine
17 Where is she now Cats Eyes
18 I'm alone today Fruit Machine
19 Hold on Ipsissimus
20 Badge Cream *
21 Get back Beatles # 1
22 Michael and the slipper tree (02/69) Equals *
23 Long green Fireballs
24 Pretty Belinda Chris Andrews
25 You've made me so very happy Blood, Sweat & Tears *
26 Man of the world Fleetwood Mac *
27 Darkness, darkness Youngbloods
28 I'll be there (02/69) Jackie Trent *
29 If you see Diana Mike Leroy
30 Aquarius – Let the sunshine in 5th Dimension *
31 Fool's paradise Casuals
32 In the night Dominic Grant
33 Anything you want to Raymond Froggatt
34 Punch and Judy man Pop Workshop
35 Dizzy (03/69) Tommy Roe *
36 Walkin' on my mind Dianne Brooks
37 You came you saw you conquered Ronettes
38 Long live the high High
39 Plastic man (03/69) Kinks *
40 Mr and mrs Regards Factotums
41 Cross town traffic Jimi Hendrix Experience *
42 Magic circle Almond Lettuce
43 Step out of your mind Kool
44 Just for you Promise
45 The colour of my love (03/69) Jefferson *
46 Beggin' you baby Jo Jo Gunne
47 Have you forgotten who you are Glass Menagerie
48 Say goodbye to yesterday Toyshop
49 Nowhere to run Martha Reeves & Vandellas *
50 The right track (USA 1966) Billy Butler
51 Busy busy bee Bobby Patterson & Mustangs
52 Gotta find me a lover Erma Franklin
53 Will you be staying after Sunday Peppermint Rainbow
54 The drifter Heidi Bruhl
55 Happy heart Petula Clark
56 It's getting better Paul Jones
57 My sentimental friend Herman's Hermits *
58 The dream of Olwyn (02/69) Second City Sound *
59 Hello it's me Nazz
60 Israelites (02/69) Desmond Dekker & Aces # 1
61 Swan lake (01/69) Cats (UK) *
62 Only the strong survive Jerry Butler
63 I'm living in shame Diana Ross & Supremes *
64 Road runner (RR – 1966) (03/69) Junior Walker & All stars *
65 What's good about goodbye my love Flirtations
66 I got the sweetest feeling Chants
67 I heard it through the grapevine (02/69) Marvin Gaye # 1
68 The chokin' kind Joe Simon
69 Here today and gone tomorrow Ohio Players
70 Am I the same girl Barbara Acklin
71 Behind a painted smile Isley Brothers *
72 Love is all I have to give Checkmates Ltd
73 Close the door Jimmy James
74 Cupid (03/69) Johnny Nash *
75 Don't give in to him Gary Puckett & Union Gap
76 It's only love B.J. Thomas
77 Traces Classics IV
78 Love minus zero Joan Baez
79 I'll hold out my hand Evie Sands
80 All my life New Inspiration
81 Saturday roundabout Sunday Humblebums
82 Goodbye Mary Hopkin *
83 Brother Love's travelling salvation show Neil Diamond
84 The letter Arbors
85 Sweet cherry wine Tommy James & Shondells
86 Never comes the day Moody Blues
87 My way (03/69) Frank Sinatra *
88 July, you're a woman Pat Boone
89 Hush Woody Herman

“A month in a life” – March 1969

All tracks released in March 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Colour of my love Billy J. Kramer
2 In a moment of madness Flower Pot Men
3 In the bad, bad old days (02/69) Foundations *
4 Good lovin' Don Fardon
5 Sorry Suzanne (02/69) Hollies *
6 Love is now Jacky [aka Jackie Lee]
7 My woman's good to me David Houston
8 The happiest day of my life Heath Hampstead
9 Running out of time Jimmy Justice
10 Let me into your life Frank Ifield
11 The last thing on my mind Barry Noble
12 I started a joke Deep Set
13 Never say never again Tangerine Peel
14 Anything for you Ronnie Bond
15 Come with me Fourmyula
16 Hey mrs. Housewife Bluejeans
17 With pen in hand (11/68) Vikki Carr *
18 Kumbaya Sandpipers *
19 Just a little bit of peace in my heart Golden Earrings
20 Dream things that never were Donal Donnelly
21 Don Juan (02/69) Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich *
22 Turn around Cymbaline
23 Hair Cowsills
24 Let the sunshine in Bobby Paris
25 I don't know why Stevie Wonder *
26 I heard it through the grapevine (02/69) Marvin Gaye # 1
27 Foolish fool Dee Dee Warwick
28 Sunny Electric Flag
29 Spooky Sasperella
30 Don't touch me Bettye Swann
31 Make me yours Z.Z. Hill
32 Love's a mother brother Mack Rice
33 Spooky's day off Swinging Soul Machine
34 Get ready (RR – 1966) (02/69) Temptations *
35 I'll never forget you Chris Jackson
36 Snatchin' it back Clarence Carter
37 Can I change my mind Tyrone Davis
38 Day after day (it's slipping away) Shango
39 Do you remember Tony Ronald
40 Mother of Convention Colors of Love
41 Time Nicky James
42 Everything under the sun Harlem Jonns Reshuffle
43 The sun is a laughing child Kydds
44 How many more hearts must be broken Tim Andrews & Paul Korda
45 Oh! How I miss her Sandcastles
46 Shout it Kate
47 Afterglow of your love Small Faces *
48 Mr. Sun, mr. Moon Paul Revere & Raiders
49 Indian giver 1910 Fruitgum Company
50 Boom bang-a-bang Lulu *
51 I'd do it all again Eloise Laws
52 One day John Rowles
53 I'll catch the sun Kathy Kirby
54 Move in a little closer baby Mama Cass Elliot
55 It's only love Tony Blackburn *
56 Where do you go to (my lovely) (01/69) Peter Sarstedt # 1
57 Got to find a way Cajun Hart
58 Come back and shake me (02/69) Clodagh Rodgers *
59 Stop Roger James Cooke
60 Somebody's taken Maria away Tom & Mick
61 Too much of nothing Country Fever
62 Teardrop city Monkees *
63 Bad night at the Whisky Byrds
64 The walls fell down (02/69) Marbles *
65 Games people play (01/69) Joe South *
66 All the love I have Marty Wilde
67 Colour my world Richard Kerr
68 Kentucky woman Hillsiders
69 The circle is small Gordon Lightfoot
70 The wedding cake Connie Francis
71 Someday soon Judy Collins
72 Johnny one time Brenda Lee
73 Please be patient Ray & Elaine
74 Suzie Vigrass
75 Hello world Tremeloes *
76 Gimme gimme good lovin' Whichwhat
77 Pinball wizard Who *
78 Harlem shuffle (RR – 1963) (01/69) Bob & Earl *
79 Everyday people (01/69) Sly & Family Stone *
80 You got a deal Alice Clark
81 Soul shake Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson
82 My whole world ended David Ruffin
83 My baby specializes William Bell & Judy Clay
84 Thing's I'd like to say New Colony Six
85 Maria Elena (02/69) Gene Pitney *
86 Today has been cancelled Helen Shapiro
87 Israelites (02/69) Desmond Dekker & Aces *
88 Baked jam roll in your eye Timebox
89 Sanctus (Missa Luba) (01/69) Troubadours du Roi Baudouin *
90 I still believe in tomorrow John & Anne Ryder
91 Some people Chords Five
92 Passing strangers (02/69) Sarah Vaughan & Billy Eckstine *

“A month in a life” – Feb 1969

All tracks released in February 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Some girls do Tony Mason
2 Aquarius (12/68) Paul Jones *
3 May I Bill Deal & Rhondels
4 Too late for tears Glen South
5 I can hear music Beach Boys *
6 I could be so good Playground
7 Waterloo Road Jason Crest
8 Cherie Alamayonaika Disciple
9 Montego Bay Pattersons
10 Doesn't anybody know my name (12/68) Vince Hill *
11 Blackberry way (11/68) Move # 1
12 It's what you give Actress
13 Great balls of fire (01/69) Tiny Tim *
14 Let me tell ya U.K. Jones
15 Changes in our time Colin Giffin
16 Bitter honey Stuart Smith
17 Oh what a naughty man! Alan David
18 Maypole mews David Garrick
19 Breakfast on Pluto Don Partridge *
20 Good times (better times) Cliff Richard *
21 It's all in my imagination Val McKenna
22 Save me, save me Los Bravos
23 Next time you see me Garfield Love & Jimmy Spruill Orchestra
24 I like what you're doing to me Carla Thomas
25 Pretty girl Chi-Lites
26 Can't satisfy Impressions
27 With you beside me Ken Dodd
28 If you love her (01/69) Dick Emery *
29 My girl Maria Peter Gordeno
30 You're my everything Max Bygraves *
31 You've lost that lovin' feelin' (RR – 1965) (01/69) Righteous Brothers *
32 Turn to me Guy Darrell
33 Don't turn away Johnny Hackett
34 If I can dream Elvis Presley *
35 November snow Rejoice
36 Nothing in the world Tina Charles
37 The way it used to be (01/69) Engelbert Humperdinck *
38 Only the lonely (know the way I feel) Sonny James
39 Nancy Graham Leyden
40 I can't see nobody Tommy Farrell
41 (If paradise is) half as nice (01/69) Amen Corner # 1
42 Morning sky Thoughts & Words
43 Liar Fleur de Lys
44 Children of the sun Misunderstood
45 All the love in the world (01/69) Consortium *
46 One road Love Affair *
47 Roundabout Montanas
48 Jack rabbit Exception
49 Mockingbird (RR – 1963) Inez & Charlie Foxx *
50 Water woman Amazing Friendly Apple
51 Colinda Hapshash & Coloured Coat
52 Polk salad Annie Tony Joe White
53 Let the sun shine in Andy Forray
54 Hey bulldog Gods
55 You got it Squibby & Reflections
56 Grits ain't groceries (all around the world) Little Milton
57 I thank you Raisins
58 Look what you've done to my heart Shirley & Shirelles
59 What kind of lady Dee Dee Sharp
60 Without you Donnie Elbert
61 Witchi tai to Everything is Everything
62 Willows' harp World of Oz
63 Love is love Barry Ryan *
64 River deep mountain high (RR – 1966) (01/69) Ike & Tina Turner *
65 She's not there (01/69) Neil MacArthur *
66 You showed me Turtles
67 Are you happy Jerry Butler
68 Baby baby don't cry Smokey Robinson & Miracles
69 I heard it through the grapevine Marvin Gaye *
70 You (01/69) Johnny Johnson & Bandwagon *
71 I spy (for the F.B.I.) (RR – 1966) Jamo Thomas *
72 Higher and higher Moving Finger
73 Santa Maria Ian Green Revelation
74 Windmills of your mind (12/68) Noel Harrison *
75 First of May Bee Gees *
76 Where do you go to (my lovely) (01/69) Peter Sarstedt # 1
77 Woman helping man Vogues
78 Don't make me over Shirley & Johnny
79 This magic moment Jay & Americans
80 Gentle on my mind (01/69) Dean Martin *
81 Broken hearts brigade Hammond Hazelwood
82 You baby Mama's & Papa's
83 Highway of dreams Vanity Fare
84 Surround yourself with sorrow Cilla Black *
85 Mendocino Sir Douglas Quintet
86 Monsieur Dupont (01/69) Sandie Shaw *
87 I got a line on you Spirit
88 Broken hearted pirates Simon Dupree & Big Sound
89 Daydream Wallace Collection
90 Sophisticated Cissy Meters

“A month in a life” – Jan 1969

All tracks released in January 1969 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart
[*] : will chart on re-release 1975
[**] : will chart on re-release 1971

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 It’s too late now Long John Baldry *
2 Did you give the world some love today baby Marc Ellington
3 How are things in Glocca Morra Frankie McBride
4 They don’t make love like they used to Eddy Arnold
5 Rain in my heart Frank Sinatra
6 Lady Samantha Elton John
7 Hold my hand Dave Davies
8 Road to nowhere Lesley Duncan
9 Meadow of my love Youth
10 Easy street Eddy Howell
11 The thought of loving you Crystal Mansion
12 Love has got hold of me Phillip Goodhand-Tait
13 The stranger David McWilliams
14 Come live with me Shadow Mann
15 Candy floss man We 4
16 Don’t let me lose this dream Aretha Franklin
17 Ready or not here I come Delfonics [**]
18 To love somebody Nina Simone *
19 Crimson and clover Tommy James & Shondells
20 We got a need for each other Linda Russell
21 Yesterday I heard the rain Brenda Arnau
22 Stop the music Nina Shaw
23 Till Vogues
24 Stand by your man Tammy Wynette [*]
25 But you know I love you First Edition
26 Wichita lineman Glen Campbell *
27 Reason to believe Dillards
28 Early morning rain Dalys
29 Mrs. Robinson (EP) (12/68) Simon & Garfunkel *
30 Lily the pink (10/68) Scaffold # 1
31 Isn’t it lonely together O.C. Smith
32 There’ll come a time Betty Everett
33 I forgot to be your lover William Bell
34 Don’t let it rain Kathy Kissoon
35 Hey Jude Wilson Pickett *
36 You’re leaving me Ollie & Nightingales
37 Don’t make the good girls go bad Della Humphrey
38 I put a spell on you (RR – 1965) Nina Simone *
39 This little boy 1984
40 Sweet cream ladies Box Tops
41 Bella Linda Grass Roots
42 You made me what I am Cheryl Gray
43 Here comes the rain Leapy Lee
44 Knick knack man Cartoone
45 Albatross (11/68) Fleetwood Mac # 1
46 All the way to heaven Sue Nicholls
47 Heart Clive Westlake
48 A thousand hours Rim D. Paul
49 Some girls do Lee Vanderbilt
50 Come back to me Mark Murphy
51 It’s only make believe Emil Dean
52 (If paradise is) half as nice Amen Corner *
53 White room Cream *
54 Touch me Doors
55 Apricot brandy Rhinoceros
56 Ring of fire Eric Burdon & Animals *
57 Alice Jon Plum
58 Move in a little closer baby (12/68) Harmony Grass *
59 Movin’ in Toby Twirl
60 A man, a horse and a gun Alyn Ainsworth orchestra
61 Love story (11/68) Jethro Tull *
62 Going up the country (11/68) Canned Heat *
63 Look in my eyes Weather
64 Wings of love Nirvana
65 Never trust in tomorrow Gentle Influence
66 Rainbow ride Andy Kim
67 Kandy Kay Freedom
68 I’m into looking for someone to love me Bobby Vee
69 As long as there is you Timi Yuro
70 My groovy baby Tom Dooley & his Lovelights
71 You ain’t livin’ till you’re lovin’ Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell *
72 I’m gonna make you love me Diana Ross & Supremes & Temptations *
73 Stay close to me Five Stairsteps & Cubie
74 California soul 5th Dimension
75 Marie take a chance Clem Curtis
76 Dancing in the street (RR – 1964) Martha Reeves & Vandellas *
77 Ob-la-di ob-la-da (12/68) Marmalade # 1
78 Hair Paul Nicholas, Oliver Tobias & Co.
79 Let the sunshine in (The flesh failures) Anthony & Imperials
80 Make the feeling go away Billie Davis
81 Come into my arms Jeannie Dee
82 Lea Cats
83 Stormy Classics IV ft Dennis Yost
84 Hooked on a feeling B.J. Thomas
85 You’re just what I was looking for today Andee Silver
86 You got soul (11/68) Johnny Nash *
87 People Tymes *
88 I’ll pick a rose for my Rose (12/68) Marv Johnson *
89 I guess I’ll always love you (RR 1966) Isley Brothers *
90 Soul sister brown sugar Sam & Dave *
91 Hang ’em high (12/68) Hugo Montenegro *

“A month in a life” – Dec 1968

All tracks released in December 1968 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Angel face Tim Andrews & Paul Korda
2 Long long road (for the broken hearts) Gilded Cage
3 Ob-la-di ob-la-da Bedrocks *
4 Something's happening (11/68) Herman's Hermits *
5 My friend the sea Nana Mouskouri
6 Adagio cardinal Raymond Lefevre Orchestra
7 Sleep safe and warm Claudine Longet
8 Goodnight Vic Lewis Singers & Orchestra
9 The windmills of your mind Michel Legrand Orchestra
10 Come back here with my heart Kathy Kirby
11 On mother Kelly's doorstep (11/68) Danny La Rue *
12 Lily the pink (10/68) Scaffold # 1
13 Chitty chitty bang bang Paul Mauriat orchestra
14 Carolyn Mirage
15 Sing out loud Shane Gray
16 The company I keep Brindley D. Spencer
17 Carolina Crispian St. Peters
18 Gabriel Billy Joe Royal
19 Someday New Faces
20 Nina Rory Fellowes
21 She's my girl Endevers
22 Ride my see-saw (10/68) Moody Blues *
23 Veils of mourning lace Tamara Koran
24 Uh! Barrier
25 One day in every week Procession
26 Kentucky woman Deep Purple
27 Back in the U.S.S.R. Cliff Bennett
28 What about the music Spice
29 Call on you Chuck Trois & Amazing Maze
30 Ramblin' gamblin' man Bob Seger System
31 When the train comes back Chicken Shack
32 Woman love Albert Washington
33 Beverley Eldridge Holmes
34 I can give you love Diplomats
35 S.O.S. [Stop her on sight] (RR – 1966) (11/68) Edwin Starr *
36 Tired of being nobody Valentinos
37 For once in my life (11/68) Stevie Wonder *
38 We can find that love Garnet Mimms
39 Baby please come home Donnie Elbert
40 Always together Dells
41 Reach out I'll be there Merrilee Rush
42 Rainmaker Rhubarb Rhubarb
43 Tomorrow today Kippington Lodge
44 Take it or leave it Blue Rivers & Maroons
45 Fox on the run (11/68) Manfred Mann *
46 Ob-la-di ob-la-da Spectrum
47 Point me at the sky Pink Floyd
48 Smell of incense Southwest F.O.B.
49 Someday soon Grapefruit
50 Cry me a river Kevin "King" Lear
51 Sitting in the park Owen Gray & Maximum Breed
52 When the first tear shows Brian Keith
53 I shall be released Tremeloes & Keith Mansfield Strings *
54 So much in love Eddie Swann
55 I love how you love me Bobby Vinton
56 Three squares (and a place to lay your head) Jimmy Gilmer
57 Shovelin' clay Arthur Murphy
58 Just wish you'd maybe change your mind Guy Mitchell
59 The good, the bad and the ugly (08/68) Hugo Montenegro Orchestra # 1
60 Bluebirds over the mountain (11/68) Beach Boys *
61 Blackberry way (11/68) Move *
62 Short change Spencer Davis Group
63 Medicated goo Traffic
64 Albatross (11/68) Fleetwood Mac *
65 People make the world Roosevelt Grier
66 Son of a preacher man (11/68) Dusty Springfield *
67 Lady Billy Fury
68 Please don't go (11/68) Donald Peers *
69 The impossible dream Matt Monro
70 Before today Honor Blackman
71 Les bicyclettes de Belsize Mireille Mathieu
72 Atlantis Donovan *
73 I've got something too Glen Dale
74 Five white horses Sun Dragon
75 Twisted nerve Lions
76 You're so young Shane Martin
77 I'll forget you John Roberts
78 The star Shirley Lawson
79 Strange things are happening Rings & Things
80 Weeping Analeah Gordon Waller
81 Right relations Johnny Rivers
82 Seasons in the sun Fortunes
83 Toy (11/68) Casuals *
84 Gabardine mac Freddie & Dreamers
85 Ob-la-di ob-la-da Marmalade *
86 I know what her name is Simon's Secrets
87 Soul limbo (10/68) Booker T. & M.G.'s *

“A month in a life” – Nov 1968

All tracks released in November 1968 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart
[*] : will chart as re-release in 1970

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 I'm in a different world Four Tops *
2 Love child Diana Ross & Supremes *
3 Too weak to fight Clarence Carter
4 Chained Marvin Gaye
5 You can't do that Doris Willingham [aka Doris Duke]
6 Private number (10/68) William Bell & Judy Clay *
7 The hurt is just beginning Mary Love
8 You ain't changed Marie Franklin
9 Let's make a promise Peaches & Herb
10 Yours until tomorrow Gene Pitney *
11 Over you Gary Puckett & Union Gap
12 Montage Jefferson
13 And I'll find you Joy Marshall
14 Can I bring back yesterday Davy Clinton
15 Woman John Walker
16 Let the music play Allan Jeffers
17 If I ever get to Saginaw again Tony Crane
18 Watching the trains go by Steve Alaimo
19 Scarborough fair – Canticle Lyn & Graham McCarthy
20 You make me a man Eddie Stevens
21 The pleasure of you Precious Few
22 Someday Paper Dolls
23 Bring it to me baby Geno Washington & Ram Jam Band
24 Eeny meeny (09/68) Showstoppers *
25 Chewy chewy Ohio Express
26 Apples, peaches and pumpkin pie Fourmost
27 Goody goody gumdrops 1910 Fruitgum Company
28 You really know how to hurt a guy Martin Hummingbird
29 Why can't it rain Billy Budd
30 Hold me now Kate
31 Jack boy Sundae Times
32 Sabre dance Love Sculpture *
33 Look away Richard Barnes
34 In the year of April Gerry Marsden
35 L'Oiseau – BBC soundtrack (part 1) Belle et Sebastian & the Horses
36 Now the flowers cry Kiki Dee
37 Just a little lovin' Lyn Roman
38 Abraham, Martin and John Dion
39 I met her in church Box Tops
40 The "na na" song Ferris Wheel
41 Dong-dong-di-ki-di-gi-dong Golden Earrings
42 Girl don't make me wait Gladiators
43 Private sorrow Pretty Things
44 Softly softly (10/68) Equals *
45 Quick Joey small (Run Joey run) (10/68) Kasenetz-Katz Singing Orchestral Circus *
46 Cinderella Sunshine Paul Revere & Raiders
47 All day all night Blonde on Blonde
48 California earthquake Mama Cass
49 Police is here A New Generation
50 Henry's coming home Together
51 Woman on my mind Peter & Wolves
52 Son, son Liverpool Scene
53 Not that it matters anymore Roger James Cooke
54 Magic carpet ride Steppenwolf
55 My son John Onyx
56 A little less conversation Elvis Presley
57 With a little help from my friends (09/68) Joe Cocker # 1
58 She Tuesday's Children
59 Love me a lifetime Dave Hunter
60 Say goodbye John Rowles
61 Isn't it lonely together Ray Stevens
62 Build me up buttercup Foundations *
63 It's not unusual Dells
64 Maybe tomorrow Iveys
65 All of us (The touchables) Nirvana
66 Rain and tears (07/68) Aphrodite's Child *
67 Sure as sin Jeannie Greene
68 1, 2, 3, O'Leary (10/68) Des O'Connor *
69 A minute of your time Tom Jones *
70 Goodbye my old gal Solomon King
71 Then you can tell me goodbye Eddy Arnold
72 Don't forget to catch me Cliff Richard *
73 Both sides now Judy Collins [*]
74 Scarborough fair Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
75 Rosie can't fly Sleepy
76 Meet on the ledge Fairport Convention
77 I'm a tiger Lulu *
78 Stir it up Wailers
79 Cinnamon Derek
80 Anybody at the party seen Jenny Tony Ritchie
81 Girl watcher Tam White
82 I can't stand the pain Dee Irwin
83 Baby I need your love Bobby Williams
84 Nothing but a heartache Flirtations
85 Who's making love Johnnie Taylor
86 Love in every room (Meme si tu revenais) Laura Lee [UK]
87 You won't see me leaving Cinnamon
88 Girl don't make me wait Timebox
89 Live in the sky Dave Clark Five *
90 The good, the bad and the ugly (08/68) Hugo Montenegro Orchestra # 1
91 I'm the urban spaceman (10/68) Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band *
92 Baby won't you leave me alone Web
93 Lily the pink (10/68) Scaffold *
94 Race with the devil (10/68) Gun *