charset=utf-8" />
HIT LIST


  
BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) TOP SINGLES OF 1966 (Top 14) PDF Print E-mail
User Rating: / 0
PoorBest 
Written by Barry Kowal   
Dec 02, 2017 at 07:51 AM

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) TOP SINGLES OF 1966 (Top 14)

Winchester Cathedral


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKc1OCJ7iXk


 

 1 WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL-NEW VAUDEVILLE BAND-FONTANA-DECEMBER         622
  2 BALLAD OF THE GREEN BERETS-SARGENT BARRY SADLER-RCA-March                        548
  3 SOUL & INSPIRATION-RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS-VERVE-April                                                     548
  4 96 TEARS-? & THE MYSTERlANS-Cameo-October                                                             542
  5 WE CAN WORK IT OUT-BEATLES-Capitol-January                                                              508
  6 LAST TRAIN TO CLARKSVlLLE-MONKEES-Colgems-November                                       490
  7 PAINT IT,BLACK-ROLLING STONES-London-June                                                             474
  8 REACH OUT,I'LL BE THERE-Four Tops-Motown-October                                                      472
  9 WILD THlNG-Troggs-Fontana-July                                                                        464
 10 MONDAY,MONDAY-Mamas & Papas-Dunhill-May                                                                 462
 11 Lil' Red Ridding Hood-Sam The Sham & Pharaohs-MGM-August                                              458
 12 Cherish-Association-Valiant-October                                                                      446
 13 You Can't Hurry Love-Supremes-Motown-September                                                        446
 14 Good Vibrations-Beach Boys-Capitol-December                                                              436
 15 Devil With A Blue DressOn/Good Golly Miss Molly-Mitch Ryder/Detroit Wheels-New Voice-December 436
 16 These Boots Are Made For Walkin'-Nancy Sinatra-Reprise-March                                          434
 17 Summer In The City-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-August                                                  424
 18 You Keep Me Hangin' On-Supremes-Motown-November                                                       422
 19 Poor Side Of Town-Johnny Rivers-lmperial-November                                                      416
 20 Sunshine Superman-Donovan-Epic-August                                                              416
 21 Strangers In The Night-Frank Sinatra-Reprise-July                                                      416
 22 Nineteenth Nervous Breakdown-Rolling Stones-London-March                                              402
 23 Mellow Yellow-Donovan-Epic-December                                                                   398
 24 When A Man Loves A Woman-Percy Sledge-Atlantic-June                                                   386
 25 Good Lovin'-Young Rascals-Atlantic-April                                                           382
 26 Sunny-Bobby Hebb-Phillips-August                                                                      378
 27 Lightnin' Strikes-Lou Christie-MGM-February                                                           376
 28 My Love-Petula Clark-Warner Brothers-February                                                         370
 29 Kicks-Paul Revere & Raiders-Columbia-May                                                              370
 30 Five O'Clock World-Vogues-Co & Ce-January                                                             370
 31 Daydream-Lovin'Spoonful-Kama Sutra-April                                                              360
 32 Hanky Panky-Tommy James & Shondells-Roulette-July                               350
 33 Sounds Of Silence-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-January                                                  346
 34 Red Rubber Ball-Cyrkle-Columbia-July                                                                    344
 35 Paperback Writer-Beatles-Capital-June                                                                 338
 36 See You In September-Happenings-BT Puppy-August                                                       338
 37 California Dreamin'-Mamas & Papas-Dunhill-March                                                       338
 38 Nowhere Man-Beatles-Capitol-March                                                                     334
 39 No Matter What Shape-T Bones-Liberty-January                                                          332
 40 Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-June    316
 41 Yellow Submarine-Beatles-Capitol-September                                                            312
 42 I Am A Rock-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-June                                                           312
 43 A Groovy Kind Of Love-Mindbenders-Fontana-June                                                        306
 44 Bang Bang-Cher-lmperial-April                                                                         304
 45 The Pied Piper-Crispian St.Peters-Jamie-August                                                        300
 46 Rainy Day Women #12 & 35-Bob Dylan-Columbia-May                                                       296
 47 Secret Agent Man-Johnny Rivers-Imperial-April                                                         294
 48 That's Life-Frank Sinatra-Reprise-December                                                            294
 49 You Don't Have To Say You Love Me-Dusty Springfield-Philips-July                                      292
 50 Sloop John B-Beach Boys-Capitol-April                                                                 288
 51 She's Just My Style-Gary Lewis & The Playboys-Liberty-January                                         272
 52 Ebb Tide-Righteous Brothers-Phillies-January                                                          268
 53 I'm Your Puppet-James & Bobby Purify-Bell-November                                                    268
 54 Walk Away Renee-Left Banke-Smash-October                                                              264
 55 Born Free-Roger Williams-Kapp-December                                                                258
 56 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry-BJ Thomas-Scepter-April                                                   252
 57 Uptight-Stevie Wonder-Tamla-February                                                                  250
 58 Elusive Butterfly-Bob Lind-World Pacific-March                                                        242
 59 Listen People-Herman's Hermits-MGM-March                                                              238
 60 Beauty Is Only Skin Deep-Temptations-Gordy-October                                                    236
 61 Time Won't Let Me-Outsiders-Capitol-April                                                             232
 62 I Saw Her Again-Mamas & Papas-Dunhill-July                                                            230
 63 Homeward Bound-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-March                                                       230
 64 My World Is Empty Without You-Supremes-Motown-March                                                   228
 65 What Becomes Of A Broken Hearted-Jimmy Ruffin-Soul-November                228
 66 Cool Jerk-Capitols-Karin-July                                                                         224
 67 Lady Godiva-Peter  Gordon-Capitol-December                                                            220
 68 Barbara Ann-Beach Boys-Capitol-February                                                               218
 69 Barefootin'-Robert Parker-Nola-June                                                                   218
 70 Mothers Little Helper-Rolling Stones-London-August                                                    216
 71 Flowers On The Wall-Statler Brothers-Columbia-January                                                 214
 72 Sweet Pea-Tommy Roe-ABC Paramount-August                                                              214
 73 lf I Were A Carpenter-Bobby Darin-Capitol-March                                                       214
 74 As Tears Go By-Rolling Stones-London-January                                                          210
 75 Cherry,Cherry-Neil Diamond-Bang-October                                                               208
 76 Bus Stop-Hollies-Imperial-September                                                                   200
 77 They're Coming To Take Me Away,Ha-Haaa!-Napoleon XlV-Warner Brothers-August    200
 78 Dandy-Herman's Hermits-MGM-November                                                                   198
 79 Sweet Talking Guy-Chiffons-Laurie-June                                                                194
 80 Black Is Black-Los Bravos-Press-October                                                               192
 81 The Men In My Little Girl's Life-Mike Douglas-Epic-February                                           192
 82 Psychotic Reaction-Count Five-Double Shot-October                                                     182
 83 Day Tripper-Beatles-Capitol-January                                                                   180
 84 Crying Time-Ray Charles-ABC Paramount-February                                                        178
 85 Hungry-Paul Revere & Raiders-Columbia-July                                                            178
 86 A Must To Avoid-Herman's Hermits-MGM-January                                                          176
 87 Don't Mess With Bill-Marvelettes-Tamla-February                                                       172
 88 Green Grass-Gary Lewis & Playboys-Liberty-June                                                        172
 89 Wouldn't It Be Nice-Beach Boys-Capitol-September                                                      170
 90 Hooray For Hazel-Tommy Roe-ABC Paramount-November                                                     170
 91 Little Girl-Syndicate Of Sound-Bell-July                                                              168
 92 Working In A Coal Mine-Lee Dorsey-Amy-September                                                       166
 93 A Place In The Sun-Stevie Wonder-Tamla-December                                                       164
 94 Gloria-Shadows Of The Night-Dunwich-May                                                               162
 95 (I Know) I'm Losing You-Temptations-Gordy-December                                                    162
 96 I Fought The Law-Bobby Fuller Four-Mustang-March                                                      162
 97 Somewhere My Love-Ray Conniff Singers-Columbia-August                                                 162
 98 Message To Michael-Dionne Warwick-Scepter-May                                                         162
 99 I Couldn't Live Without Your Love-Petula Clark-Warner Brothers-August                                 162
100 Sure Gonna Miss Her-Gary Lewis & Playboys-Liberty-April                                               158
101 Just Like Me-Paul Revere & Raiders-Columbia-January                                                   148
102 Land Of 1000 Dances-Wilson Pickett-Atlantic-September                                                 146
103 Born A Woman-Sandy Posey-MGM-September                                                                146
104 Oh How Happy-Shades Of Blue-Impact-June                                                               144
105 It's A Man's Man's Man's World-James Brown-King-June                                                  134
106 Along Comes Mary-Association-Valiant-July                                                             130
107 Working My Way Back To You-Four Seasons-Philips-March                                                 126
108 Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart-Supremes-June                                                     126
109 Have You Seen Your Mother Baby Standing In The Shadow-Rolling Stones-London-November 124
110 I?ve Got You Under My Skin-Four Seasons-Philips-October                                               124
111 Leaning On The Lamp Post-Herman's Hermits-MGM-May                                                     124
112 Blowin' In The Wind-Stevie Wonder-Tamla-August                                                        124
113 Summertime-Billy Stewart-Chess-September                                                              122
114 Guantanamera-Sandpipers-A&M-September                                                                 122
115 Stop Stop Stop-Hollies-Imperial-December                                                              120
116 See See Rider-Eric Burdon and the Animals-MGM-October                                                 118
117 Love Makes The World Go Round-Deon Jackson-Carla-March                                                118
118 I'm Ready For Love-Martha and the Vandellas-Gordy-December                                            116
119 Whispers-Jackie Wilson-Brunswick-December                                                             116
120 Zorba The Greek-Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass-A&M-February                                          116
121 Eleanor Rigby-Beatles-Capitol-September                                                               114
122 A Sign Of The Times-Petula Clark-Warner Brothers-April                                                110
123 Don't Bring Me Down-Animals-MGM-July                                                                  108
124 634-5789-Wilson Pickett-Atlantic-March                                                                108
125 Love Is A Hurtin' Thing-Lou Rawls-Capitol-November                                                    108
126 Over Under Sideways Down-Yardbirds-Epic-August                                                        106
127 Opus 17-Four Seasons-Philips-June                                                                     104
128 My Heart's Symphony-Gary Lewis and the Playboys-Liberty-August    104
129 How Does That Grab You Darlin'-Nancy Sinatra-Reprise-May                                               96
130 Jenny Take A Ride-Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels-New Voice-February                82
131 Dirty Water-Standells-Tower-July                                                                       80
132 You Didn't Have To Be So Nice-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-January                                       80
133 Going To A Go-Go-Miracles-Tamla-February                                                               80
134 Coming On Strong-Brenda Lee-Decca-December                                                             78
135 Rain On The Roof-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-November                                                   76
136 The Cheater-Bob Kuban & The In-Men-Musicland U.S.A.-March                                              76
137 Go Away Little Girl-Happenings-BT Puppy-November                                                       76
138 Shapes Of Things-Yardbirds-Epic-May                                                                    74
139 This Door Swings Both Ways-Herman's Hermits-MGM-August                                                 74
140 The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore-Walker Brothers-Smash-May                                            72
141 A Hazy Shade Of Winter-Simon and Garfunkel-Columbia-December                        70
142 Ain't Too Proud To Beg-Temptations-Gordy-July                                                          70
143 Puppet On A String-Elvis Presley-RCA Victor-January                                                    68
144 This Old Heart Of Mine-Isley Brothers-Tamla-May                                                        38
145 Try Too Hard-Dave Clark Five-Epic-May                                                                  38
146 A Well Respected Man-Kinks-Reprise-February                                                            36  
147 One Has My Name-Barry Young-Dot-January                                                                36
148 Sunny Afternoon-The Kinks-Reprise-October                                                              34
149 Eight Miles High-Byrds-Columbia-May                                                                    34
150 What Now My Love-Sonny & Cher-Atco-March                                                               34
151 The Duck-Jackie Lee-Mirwood-January                                                                    34
152 Woman-Peter & Gordon-Capitol-April                                                                     34
153 B-A-B-Y-Carla Thomas-Stax-November                                                                     34
Last Updated ( Nov 18, 2019 at 12:51 PM )


  
TRIVIA
Polls
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 2020's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 2010's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 2000's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1990's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1980's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1970's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1960's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1950's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1940's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1930's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1920's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1910's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1900's?
  
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1890's?