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RADIO STATION WMCA'S (NEW YORK CITY) TOP SINGLES OF 1966 (TOP 14) PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Barry Kowal   
Sep 06, 2016 at 01:30 AM

RADIO STATION WMCA'S (NEW YORK CITY) TOP SINGLES OF 1966 (TOP 14)


?Strangers In the Night? cover


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  1-STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT-FRANK SINATRA-REPRISE-JUNE                 690
  2-I'M A BELIEVER-MONKEES-COLGEMS-December                                              654
  3-YOU CAN'T HURRY LOVE-SUPREMES-MOTOWN-September                                       640
  4-WE CAN WORK IT OUT-BEATLES-Capitol-January                                           624
  5-DAY TRIPPER-BEATLES-Capitol-December                                                 624
  6-BORN FREE-ROGER WILLIAMS-Kapp-November                                               600
  7-WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL-NEW VAUDEVILLE BAND-Fontana-December                            584
  8-REACH OUT,I'LL BE THERE-Four Tops-Motown-October                                     582
  9-YOU KEEP ME HANGIN' ON-Supremes-Motown-November                                      576
 10-COOL JERK-Capitols-Karin-June                                                        550
 11-Soul & Inspiration-Righteous Brothers-Verve-April                                    540
 12-Good Lovin'-Young Rascals-Atlantic-April                                             514
 13-Devil With A Blue Dress On-Mitch Ryder & Detroit Wheels-New Voice-December           498
 14-Ballad Of The Green Berets-Sargent Barry Sadler-RCA-March                            496
 15-Good Vibrations-Beach Boys-Capitol-November                                          478
 16-Cherish-Association-Valiant-October                                                  466
 17-See You In September-Happenings-BT Puppy-August                                      466
 18-When A Man Loves A Woman-Percy Sledge-Atlantic-May                                   464
 19-Summer In The City-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-August                                 462
 20-Monday,Monday-Mamas & Papas-Dunhill-May                                              460
 21-Last Train To Clarksville-Monkees-Colgems-Ocyober                                    454
 22-Red Rubber Ball-Cyrkle-Columbia-July                                                 448
 23-California Dreamin'-Mamas & Papas-Dunhill-March                                      432
 24-Sounds Of Silence-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-January                                 426
 25-Bang! Bang!-Joe Cuba Sextet-Tico-October                                             422
 26-Nineteenth Nervous Breakdown-Rolling Stones-London-March                             414
 27-These Boots Are Made For Walkin'-Nancy Sinatra-Reprise-March                         406
 28-You Don't Have To Say You Love Me-Dusty Springfield-Philips-June                     406
 29-Sunny-Bobby Hebb-Phillips-August                                                     390
 30-Paint It,Black-Rolling Stones-London-June                                            390
 31-Lightning Strikes-Lou Christie-MGM-February                                          386
 32-Sloop John B-Beach Boys-Capitol-April                                                386
 33-Walk Away Renee-Left Banke-Smash-October                                             382
 34-Beauty's Only Skin Deep-Temptations-Gordy-September                                  382
 35-Paperback Writer-Beatles-Capitol-June                                                380
 36-Ain't Too Proud to Beg-Temptations-Gordy-July                                        374
 37-Lil' Red Ridding Hood-Sam The Sham & Pharohs-MGM-August                              370
 38-96 Tears-? & The Mysterians-Cameo-October                                            348
 39-A Well Respected Man-Kinks-Reprise-January                                           344
 40-Younger Girl-The Critters-Kapp-June                                                  336
 41-The Duck-Jackie Lee-Mirwood-January                                                  336
 42-Wild Thing-Troggs-Fontana-July                                                       332
 43-Uptight-Stevie Wonder-Tamla-February                                                 332
 44-A Groovy Kind Of Love-Mindbenders-Fontana-May                                        322
 45-Nowhere Man-Beatles-Capitol-March                                                    322
 46-I've Got You Under My Skin-Four Seasons-Philips-October                              318
 47-This Old Heart of Mine-Isley Brothers-Tamla-March                                    308
 48-Hanky Panky-Tommy James & Shondells-Roulette-July                                    304
 49-Mr. Dieingly Sad-Critters-Kapp-September                                             302
 50-Sunshine Superman-Donavon-Epic-August                                                300
 51-Wouldn't It Be Nice-Beach Boys-Capitol-September                                     300
 52-Yellow Submarine-Beatles-Capitol-September                                           296
 53-As Tears Go By-Rolling Stones-London-January                                         296
 54-Eleanor Rigby-Beatles-Capitol-September                                              296
 55-Bang Bang-Cher-lmperial-April                                                        290
 56-Don't Mess With Bill-Marvelettes-Tamla-February                                      288
 57-Mothers Little Helper-Rolling Stones-London-July                                     286
 58-What Becomes Of A Broken Hearted-Jimmy Ruffin-Soul-November                          286
 59-Shake Me,Wake Me(When It's Over)-Four Tops-Motown-April                              284
 60-Daydream-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-March                                            276
 61-Pied Piper-Chrispian St.Peter-Jamie-July                                             276
 62-Mellow Yellow-Donavon-Epic-December                                                  270
 63-Black Is Black-Los Bravos-Press-September                                            268
 64-Time Won't Let Me-Outsiders-Capitol-April                                            264
 65-Elusive Butterfly-Bob Lind-World Pacific-March                                       256
 66-Message To Michael-Dionne Warwick-Scepter-May                                        254
 67-Coming Home Soldier-Bobby Vinton-Epic-December                                       252
 68-That's Life-Frank Sinatra-Reprise-December                                           246
 69-Barbara Ann-Beach Boys-Capitol-January                                               238
 70-She's Just My Style-Gary Lewis & The Playboys-Liberty-January                        238
 71-Kicks-Paul Revere & Raiders-Columbia-May                                             230
 72-My Love-Petula Clark-Warner Brothers-February                                        226
 73-A Must To Avoid-Herman's Hermits-MGM-January                                         224
 74-Blowin' In the Wind - Stevie Wonde-Tamla-August                                      224
 75-They're Coming To Take Me Away,Ha-Haaa!-Napoleon XlV-Warner Brothers-July            222
 76-My World Is Empty Without You-Supremes-Motown-January                                214
 77-Love Is a Hurtin' Thing-Lou Rawls-Capitol-November                                   212
 78-634-5789(Soulsville,U.S.A.)-Wilson Pickett-Atlantic-March                            206
 79-Rainy Day Women #12 & 35-Bob Dylan-Columbia-May                                      202
 80-I Saw Her Again-Mamas & Papas-Dunhill-July                                           198
 81-Opus 17-Four Seasons-Philips-June                                                    198
 82-Sweet Talkin' Guy-Chiffons-Laurie-May                                                196
 83-I Love You 1000 Times-The Platters-Musicor-May                                       194
 84-She Blew A Good Thing-The Poets-Symbol-April                                         184
 85-Going To A Go Go-Miracles-Tamla-February                                             182
 86-Secret Agent Man-Johnny Rivers-Imperial-April                                        180
 87-Sweet Pea-Tommy Roe-ABC Paramount-August                                             180
 88-Along Comes Mary-Association-Valiant-June                                            178
 89-Listen People-Herman's Hermits-MGM-March                                             170
 90-Didn't Have To Be So Nice-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-January                         170
 91-Little Girl-Syndicate Of Sound-Bell-June                                             166
 92-(You're Gonna) Hurt Yourself-Frankie Valli-Smash-February                            166
 93-I Am A Rock-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-June                                          162
 94-Have You Seen Your Mother,Baby-Rolling Stones-London-October                         162
 95-Let?s Go Get Stoned-Ray Charles-ABC-June                                             162
 96-The Impossible Dream(The Quest)-Jack Jones-Kapp-July                                 156
 97-Psychotic Reaction-Count Five-Double Shot-October                                    154
 98-Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart-Supremes-Motown-May                              152
 99-It's A Man's Man's Man's World-James Brown-King-May                                  144
100-Stop Stop Stop-Hollies-Imperial-November                                             140
101-Baby Scratch My Back-Slim Harpo-Excello-March                                        140
102-Love Makes the World Go Round-Deon Jackson-Carla-February                            136
103-I'm Your Puppet-James & Bobby Purify-Bell-November                                   130
104-The Men In My Little Girl's Life-Mike Douglas-Epic-January                           124
105-Working My Way Back To You-Four Seasons-Philips-February                             124
106-Whispers (Gettin' Louder)-Jackie Wilson-Brunswick-November                           118
107-I Want To Be With You-Dee Dee Warwick-Mercury-September                              114
108-Homeward Bound-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-March                                      112
109-Land Of 1000 Dances-Wilson Pickett-Atlantic-August                                   110
110-Poor Side Of Town-Johnny Rivers-Imperial-November                                     90
111-No Matter What Shape-T Bones-Liberty-February                                         90
112-I'm Ready For Love-Martha & the Vandellas-Gordy-November                              88
113-Attack-The Toys-DynoVoice-January                                                     84
114-Cherry, Cherry-Neil Diamond-Bang-Septenber                                            82
115-Guantanamera-Sandpipers-A&M-September                                                 82
116-Lady Godiva-Peter & Gordon-Capitol-December                                           78
117-Lies-Knickerbockers-Challenge-February                                                78
118-Stop!-Moody Blues-London-March                                                        76
119-Open The Door To Your Heart-Darrell Banks-Revilot-September                           72
120-Wade In The Water-Ramsey Lewis-Cadet-August                                           72
121-Dirty Water-Standells-Tower-June                                                      70
122-Flowers On the Wall-Statler Brothers-Columbia-January                                 68
123-Bus Stop-Hollies-Imperial-August                                                      40
124-Dandy-Herman's Hermits-MGM-October                                                    40
125-Barefootin?-Robert Parker-Nola-May                                                    40
126-I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry-BJ Thomas-Sceptor-April                                   40
127-Hooray For Hazel-Tommy Roe-ABC Paramount-November                                     36
128-Thunderball-Tom Jones-Parrot-January                                                  36
129-Nothing?s Too Good For My Baby-Stevie Wonder-Tamla-April                              36
130-Somewhere-Len Barry-Decca-March                                                       36
131-The Wheel Of Hurt-Margaret Whiting-London-November                                    36
132-Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-June                34
133-Rain On The Roof-Lovin'Spoonful-Kama Sutra-October                                    34
134-Sure Gonna Miss Her-Gary Lewis & Playboys-Liberty-March                               34
135-Mustang Sally-Wilson Pickett-Atlantic-November                                        34
136-Like A Baby-Len Barry-Decca-January                                                   34 
137-Love Me With All Of Your Heart-The Bachelors-London-April                             34
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