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BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) TOP SINGLES OF 1966 (Top 100) PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Barry Kowal   
Oct 08, 2017 at 09:37 PM

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) TOP SINGLES OF 1966 (Top 100)






 No.-Song-Artist-Label-Month                                                                                        Score Peak
  1-BORN FREE-ROGER WILLIAMS-KAPP-DECEMBER                                                   1317    7
  2-WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL-NEW VAUDEVILLE BAND-FONTANA-December                       1315    1
  3-DEVIL WITH A BLUE DRESS ON-MITCH RYDER & DETROIT WHEELS-NEW VOICE-Dec.   1300    4
  4-96 TEARS-? & THE MYSTERlANS-Cameo-October                                                               1264    1
  5-LAST TRAIN TO CLARKSVlLLE-MONKEES-Colgems-November                                           1252    1
  6-POOR SIDE OF TOWN-JOHNNY RIVERS-Imperial-November                                                1220    1
  7-REACH OUT,I'LL BE THERE-FOUR TOPS-Motown-October                                                   1180    1
  8-CALIFORNIA DREAMIN'-Mamas & Papas-Dunhill-March                                                         1167    4
  9-WHAT BECOMES OF A BROKEN HEARTED-Jimmy Ruffin-Soul-November                           1166    7
 10-GOOD VIBRATIONS-Beach Boys-Capitol-December                                                              1157    1
 11-These Boots Are Made For Walkin'-Nancy Sinatra-Reprise-March                                           1155    1
 12-Cherish-Association-Valiant-October                                                                                       1151    1
 13-Strangers In The Night-Frank Sinatra-Reprise-July                                                                  1136    1
 14-Kicks-Paul Revere & Raiders-Columbia-May                                                                           1129    4
 15-Ballad Of The Green Berets-Sargent Barry Sadler-RCA-March                                                1107    1
 16-Sunshine Superman-Donovan-Epic-August                                                                             1106    1
 17-Good Lovin'-Young Rascals-Atlantic-April                                                                                1094    1
 18-Sounds Of Silence-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-February                                                     1092    1
 19-You Can't Hurry Love-Supremes-Motown-September                                                               1091    1
 20-Sunny-Bobby Hebb-Phillips-August                                                                                        1088    2
 21-(You're My) Soul & Inspiration-Righteous Brothers-Verve-April                                               1082    1
 22-Five O'Clock World-Vogues-Co & Ce-January                                                                         1072    4
 23-See You In September-Happenings-BT Puppy-August                                                          1071    3
 24-We Can Work It Out-Beatles-Capitol-January                                                                         1065    1
 25-Lil' Red Ridding Hood-Sam The Sham & Pharaohs-MGM-August                                         1052    2
 26-Lightning Strikes-Lou Christie-MGM-February                                                                        1050    1
 27-A Groovy Kind Of Love-Mindbenders-Fontana-June                                                              1039    2
 28-Just Like Me-Paul Revere & Raiders-Columbia-January                                                        1031   11
 29-You Don't Have To Say You Love Me-Dusty Springfield-Philips-July                                     1025    4
 30-Cool Jerk-Capitols-Karin-July                                                                                                  1018    7
 31-Monday,Monday-Mamas & Papas-Dunhill-May                                                                      1001    1
 32-You Keep Me Hangin' On-Supremes-Motown-November                                                          999    1
 33-I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry-BJ Thomas-Scepter-April                                                            993    8
 34-B-A-B-Y-Carla Thomas-Stax-November                                                                                    989   14
 35-Red Rubber Ball-Cyrkle-Columbia-July                                                                                      984    2
 36-She's Just My Style-Gary Lewis & The Playboys-Liberty-January                                               984    3
 37-Hanky Panky-Tommy James & Shondells-Roulette-July                                                            983    1
 38-Paint It,Black-Rolling Stones-London-June                                                                               982    1
 39-When A Man Loves A Woman-Percy Sledge-Atlantic-June                                                       980    1
 40-Walk Away Renee-Left Banke-Smash-October                                                                          979    5
 41-Time Won't Let Me-Outsiders-Capitol-April                                                                              976    4
 42-Daydream-Lovin'Spoonful-Kama Sutra-April                                                                           974    2
 43-My Love-Petula Clark-Warner Brothers-February                                                                     973    1
 44-Hooray For Hazel-Tommy Roe-ABC Paramount-November                                                     967    6
 45-Dirty Water-Standells-Tower-July                                                                                            965   11
 46-Summer In The City-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-August                                                       964    1
 47-Sweet Pea-Tommy Roe-ABC Paramount-August                                                                    964    8
 48-I'm Your Puppet-James & Bobby Purify-Bell-November                                                          962    6
 49-Wipe Out-Surfaris-Dot-September                                                                                          956   16
 50-Bus Stop-Hollies-Imperial-September                                                                                    955    5
 51-Crying Time-Ray Charles-ABC Paramount-February                                                               954    6
 52-Uptight-Stevie Wonder-Tamla-February                                                                                  939    3
 53-Ain't Too Proud To Beg-Temptations-Gordy-August                                                                938   13
 54-Born A Woman-Sandy Posey-MGM-September                                                                       931   12
 55-I Am A Rock-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-June                                                                      929    3
 56-Elusive Butterfly-Bob Lind-World Pacific-March                                                                        928    5
 57-Wild Thing-Troggs-Fontana-July                                                                                               924    1
 58-Homeward Bound-Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia-March                                                            919    5
 59-Lady Godiva-Peter  Gordon-Capitol-December                                                                         910    6
 60-Mellow Yellow-Donovan-Epic-December                                                                                   905    2
 61-Barefootin'-Robert Parker-Nola-June                                                                                          900    7
 62-Bang Bang-Cher-lmperial-April                                                                                                 891    2
 63-Nineteenth Nervous Breakdown-Rolling Stones-London-March                                                 890    2
 64-Sloop John B-Beach Boys-Capitol-April                                                                                    890    3
 65-Psychotic Reaction-Count Five-Double Shot-October                                                                886    5
 66-Paperback Writer-Beatles-Capital-June                                                                                      885    1
 67-Flowers On The Wall-Statler Brothers-Columbia-January                                                           883    4
 68-The Duck-Jackie Lee-Mirwood-January                                                                                    883   14
 69-Coming On Strong-Brenda Lee-Decca-December                                                                   868   11
 70-Beauty Is Only Skin Deep-Temptations-Gordy-October                                                            864    3
 71-Pied Piper-Crispian St.Peters-Jamie-August                                                                            858    4
 72-Woman-Peter & Gordon-Capitol-April                                                                                     857   14
 73-If I Were A Carpenter-Bobby Darin-Capitol-March                                                                    853    8
 74-Somewhere My Love-Ray Conniff Singers-Columbia-August                                                    852    9
 75-The More I See You-Chris Montez-A&M-June                                                                          844   16
 76-Cherry,Cherry-Neil Diamond-Bang-October                                                                               841    6
 77-Don't Mess With Bill-Marvelettes-Tamla-February                                                                     839    7
 78-No Matter What Shape-T Bones-Liberty-January                                                                      836    3
 79-My World Is Empty Without You-Supremes-Motown-March                                                       835    5
 80-Message To Michael-Dionne Warwick-Scepter-May                                                                  834    8
 81-Love Is A Hurtin' Thing-Lou Rawls-Capitol-November                                                              833   13
 82-Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind-Lovin' Spoonful-Kama Sutra-May                         831    2
 83-Barbara Ann-Beach Boys-Capitol-February                                                                               828    2
 84-Whispers (Gettin' Louder)-Jackie Wilson-Brunswick-December                                                  827   11
 85-Rainy Day Women #12 & 35-Bob Dylan-Columbia-May                                                          818    2
 86-Oh,How Happy-Shades Of Blue-Impact-June                                                                           818   12
 87-Spanish Eyes-Al Martino-Capitol-January                                                                                814   15
 88-Gunantanamera-Sandpipers-A&M-September                                                                          813    9
 89-Secret Agent Man-Johnny Rivers-Imperial-April                                                                       812    3
 90-Almost Persuaded-David Houston-Epic-September                                                                  811   24
 91-Black Is Black-Los Bravos-Press-October                                                                                    809    4
 92-You,Baby-Turtles-White Whale-April                                                                                         808   20
 93-Nowhere Man-Beatles-Capitol-March                                                                                        806    3
 94-Gloria-Shadows Of The Night-Dunwich-May                                                                             806   10
 95-Dandy-Herman's Hermits-MGM-November                                                                                 806    5
 96-Land Of 1000 Dances-Wilson Pickett-Atlantic-September                                                          795    6
 97-Baby Scratch My Back-Slim Harpo-Excello-March                                                                    795   16
 98-Zorba The Greek-Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass-A&M-February                                           793   11
 99-Single Girl-Sandy Posey-MGM-January                                                                                   787   12
100-Listen People-Herman's Hermits-MGM-March                                                                          779    3

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