Class of 1967 Top 10 Musical Countdown:  

The top ten hits from the í64-í67 era, voted on by the Brandywine HS of '67 (Oct 2002)

1               My Girl-The Temptations

2               Pretty Woman-Roy Orbison

3               Unchained Melody-Righteous Brothers

4               Satisfaction-Rolling Stones

5               RESPECT-Aretha Franklin

6               Light My Fire-Doors

7               Yesterday-Beatles

8               When A Man Loves A Woman-Percy Sledge

9               I Want To Hold Your Hand-Beatles

10             Ainít Too Proud To Beg-Temptations

10-tie        Brown Eyed Girl-Van Morrison

10-tie     Youíve Lost That Loving Feeling-Righteous Brothers  

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Number 1 Songs from 1964-1967 - Acc'd to Billboard Magazine

 

#1 SONGS FROM 1964:

1.Baby Love - The Supremes                                            

2.Can't Buy Me Love - The Beatles

3.Chapel of Love - The Dixie Cups

4.Come See About Me - The Supremes

5.Do Wah Diddy Diddy - Manfred Mann Double click & listen

6.Everybody Loves Somebody - Dean Martin

7.A Hard Day's Night - The Beatles

8.Hello, Dolly! - Louis Armstrong & The All Stars

9.The House of the Rising Sun - The Animals

10.I Feel Fine - The Beatles

11.I Get Around - The Beach Boys Double click & listen

12.I Want to Hold Your Hand - The Beatles

13.Leader of the Pack - The Shangri-Las

14.Love Me Do - The Beatles

15.Mr. Lonely - Bobby Vinton

16.My Guy - Mary Wells

17.Oh, Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison & The Candymen

18.Rag Doll - The 4 Seasons[4 Seasons] Double click & listen

19.Ringo - Lorne Greene

20.She Loves You - The Beatles

21.There! I've Said It Again - Bobby Vinton

22.Where Did Our Love Go - The Supremes

23.A World without Love - Peter & Gordon

#1 SONGS FROM 1965:

1.Back in My Arms Again - The Supremes

2.Downtown - Petula Clark

3.Eight Days a Week - The Beatles

4.Eve of Destruction - Barry McGuire

5.Game of Love - The Mindbenders featuring Wayne Fontana Double click & listen

6.Get Off of My Cloud - The Rolling Stones Double click & listen

7.Hang on Sloopy - The McCoys

8.Help! - The Beatles[Beatles]

9.Help Me, Rhonda - The Beach Boys

10.(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones

11.I Can't Help Myself - The Four Tops

12.I Got You Babe - Sonny & Cher

13.I Hear a Symphony - The Supremes

14.I'm Henry VIII I Am - Herman's Hermits

15.I'm Telling You Now - Freddie & The Dreamers

16.Mrs. Brown You've Got a Lovely Daughter - Herman's Hermits

17.Mr. Tambourine Man - The Byrds 

18.My Girl - The Temptations

19.Over and Over - The Dave Clark Five

20.Stop! in the Name of Love - The Supremes

21.This Diamond Ring - Gary Lewis & The Playboys

22.Ticket to Ride - The Beatles

23.Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season) - The Byrds

24.Yesterday - The Beatles

25.You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - The Righteous Brothers

 #1 Songs of 1966

1.Ballad of the Green Berets - Staff Sgt. Barry Sadler

2.Cherish - The Association

3.Good Lovin' - The Young Rascals

4.Good Vibrations - The Beach Boys  

5.Hanky Panky - Tommy James & The Shondells

6.I'm a Believer - The Monkees

7.The Impossible Dream (The Quest) - Jack Jones

8.Last Train to Clarksville - The Monkees

9.Lightnin' Strikes - Lou Christie

10.Monday, Monday - The Mamas & The Papas

11.My Love - Petula Clark

12.

13.Paint It, Black - The Rolling Stones

14.Paperback Writer - The Beatles

15.Poor Side of Town - Johnny Rivers

16.Reach Out I'll Be There - The Four Tops

17.The Sounds of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel       [Simon and Garfunkel]

18.Strangers in the Night - Frank Sinatra

19.Summer in the City - The Lovin' Spoonful

20.Sunshine Superman - Donovan

21.These Boots Are Made for Walkin' - Nancy Sinatra

22.We Can Work It Out - The Beatles

23.When a Man Loves a Woman - Percy Sledge

24.Wild Thing - The Troggs Double click & listen

25.Winchester Cathedral - The New Vaudeville Band

26.You Can't Hurry Love - The Supremes

27.You Keep Me Hangin' On - The Supremes

28.(You're My) Soul and Inspiration - Righteous Brothers

#1 SONGS OF 1967:

1.All You Need Is Love - The Beatles

2.Daydream Believer - The Monkees

3.Groovin' - The Young Rascals

4.The Happening - The Supremes

5.Happy Together - The Turtles Double click & listen

6.Hello Goodbye - The Beatles

7.Incense and Peppermints - Strawberry Alarm Clock

8.Kind of a Drag - The Buckinghams

9.The Letter- The Box Tops

10.Light My Fire - The Doors Double click & listen

11.Love Is Here and Now You're Gone - The Supremes

12.Ode to Billie Joe - Bobbie Gentry

13.Penny Lane - The Beatles

14.Respect - Aretha Franklin

15.Ruby Tuesday - The Rolling Stones

16.Somethin' Stupid - Nancy & Frank Sinatra

17.To Sir with Love - Lulu  

18.Windy - The Association Double click & listen

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More Music titles to choose from: 
1964
  BREAD AND BUTTER                         NEWBEATS

  CHUG-A-LUG                                    ROGER MILLER

  DANCING IN THE STREET                 MARTHA AND THE VANDELLAS

  DO YOU WANT TO DANCE               DEL SHANNON

  LET IT BE ME                                   JERRY BUTLER/B. EVERETT

  MY GUY                                           MARY WELLS

  PRETTY WOMAN                             ROY ORBISON

  SURFIN' BIRD                                   TRASHMEN

  BABY I NEED YOUR LOVING            FOUR TOPS

  BABY LOVE                                      SUPREMES

  CHAPEL OF LOVE                            DIXIE CUPS

  DANCING IN THE STREET                 MARTHA AND THE VANDELLAS

  FUN FUN FUN                                    BEACH BOYS

  G.T.O.                                                RONNIE AND THE DAYTONAS

  GIRL FROM IPANEMA                        GETZ / GILBERTO

  HARD DAY'S NIGHT                           BEATLES

  HELLO DOLLY                                   LOUIE ARMSTRONG

  I SAW HER STANDING THERE          BEATLES

  I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN BETTER    BEATLES

  I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND          BEATLES

  LAST KISS                                        J FRANK WILSON/CAVALIERS

  LEADER OF THE PACK                     SHANGRI-LAS

  LOVE ME DO                                    BEATLES

  PEOPLE                                           BARBARA STREISAND

  PRETTY WOMAN                              ROY ORBISON

  TWIST AND SHOUT                           BEATLES

  UNDER THE BOARDWALK                DRIFTERS

  WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO              SUPREMES

  WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE      BEACH BOYS

  WOULD I LOVE YOU                       SMOKEY ROBINSON/MIRACLES

  YOU'RE A WONDERFUL ONE         MARVIN GAYE
1965

   BABY, I'M YOURS                         BARBARA LEWIS

   CARA MIA                                     JAY AND THE AMERICANS

   HANG ON SLOOPY                       McCOYS

   HOLD ME, THRILL ME, KISS ME    MEL CARTER

   HOLD WHAT YOU'VE GOT              JOE TEX

   I CAN'T HELP MYSELF                    FOUR TOPS

   I WANT CANDY                               STRANGELOVES

   IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR                  WILSON PICKETT

   LIAR, LIAR                                         CASTAWAYS

   LOVER'S CONCERTO                        TOYS, THE

   MAKE ME YOUR BABY                     BARBARA LEWIS

   MY GIRL                                            TEMPTATIONS

   OOH BABY                                        SMOKEY ROBINSON/MIRACLES

   SHAKIN' ALL OVER                            GUESS WHO

   STOP! IN THE NAME OF LOVE           SUPREMES

   UNCHAINED MELODY                          RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS

   WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW IS LOVE     JACKIE DeSHANNON

   WOOLY BULLY                                     SAM THE SHAM & PHAROAHS

   YOU'VE LOST THAT LOVIN' FEELING    RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS

   ASK THE LONELY                                FOUR TOPS

   DANNY BOY                                       JACKIE WILSON

   DO YOU WANNA DANCE                    BEACH BOYS

   208 HANG ON SLOOPY                       McCOYS

   HELP ME RHONDA                             BEACH BOYS

   HOLD ME, THRILL ME, KISS ME         MEL CARTER

   I CAN'T HELP MYSELF                         FOUR TOPS

   I GOT YOU (I FEEL GOOD)                   JAMES BROWN

   IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR                      WILSON PICKETT

   IT'S THE SAME OLD SONG                  FOUR TOPS

   LIKE A ROLLING STONE                      BOB DYLAN

   MAKE THE WORLD GO AWAY            EDDIE ARNOLD

   MY GIRL                                              TEMPTATIONS

   OOH BABY                                          SMOKEY ROBINSON/MIRACLES

   SATISFACTION                                    ROLLING STONES

   SHOTGUN                                           JR. WALKER & ALLSTARS

   STOP! IN THE NAME OF LOVE            SUPREMES

   TRACKS OF MY TEARS                      SMOKEY ROBINSON/MIRACLES

   UNCHAINED MELODY                         RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS

   WOOLY BULLY                                    SAM THE SHAM & PHAROAHS

   YESTERDAY                                        BEATLES

   YOU'VE LOST THAT LOVIN' FEELING    RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS

1966

   AIN'T TOO PROUD TO BEG                   TEMPTATIONS

   B-A-B-Y                                                CARLA THOMAS

   COOL JERK                                          CAPITOLS

   DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS ON       MITCH RYDER/DETROIT WHLS

   DIRTY WATER                                      STANDELLS

   KNOCK ON WOOD                               EDDIE FLOYD

   LAND OF 1000 DANCES                       WILSON PICKETT

   LIGHTNING STRIKES                            LOU CHRISTIE

   SEE YOU IN SEPTEMBER                   HAPPENINGS

   WHAT BECOMES OF THE BROKEN HEARTED   JIMMY RUFFIN

   WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN        PERCY SLEDGE

   AIN'T TOO PROUD TO BEG                  TEMPTATIONS

   BARBARA ANN                                     BEACH BOYS

   BEAUTY'S ONLY SKIN DEEP                TEMPTATIONS

   CHERISH                                              ASSOCIATION

   COOL JERK                                           CAPITOLS

   DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS ON        MITCH RYDER/DETROIT WHLS

   EBB TIDE                                              RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS

   GET READY                                          TEMPTATIONS

   GLORIA                                                 SHADOWS OF KNIGHT

   GOOD LOVIN'                                        YOUNG RASCALS

   I'M READY FOR LOVE                           MARTHA AND THE VANDELLAS

   KNOCK ON WOOD                                EDDIE FLOYD

   LAND OF 1000 DANCES                        WILSON PICKETT

   MY WORLD IS EMPTY WITHOUT YOU   SUPREMES

   OH HOW HAPPY                                   SHADES OF BLUE

   RAINY DAY WOMEN                             BOB DYLAN

   REACH OUT, I'LL BE THERE                  FOUR TOPS

   SOMEWHERE MY LOVE (DR. ZHIVAGO)      RAY CONNIFF & SINGERS

   SOUL CITY WALK                                 ARCHIE BELL & THE DRELLS

   SPANISH EYES                                    AL MARTINO
1967

   DAYDREAM BELIEVER                         MONKEES

   FUNKY BROADWAY                             WILSON PICKETT

   MEMPHIS SOUL STEW                         KING CURTIS

   RESPECT                                             ARETHA FRANKLIN

   SHAKE A TAIL FEATHER                      JAMES & BOBBY PURIFY

   SOUL MAN                                           SAM AND DAVE

   SWEET SOUL MUSIC                           ARTHUR CONLEY

   TO SIR WITH LOVE                              LULU

TRY A LITTLE TENDERNESS                   OTIS REDDING

BROWN EYED GIRL                                 VAN MORRISON

DADDY'S LITTLE GIRL                              AL MARTINO

GIMME SOME LOVIN'                              SPENCER DAVIS

  GRADUATION DAY                                  ARBORS

  HAPPY TOGETHER                                 TURTLES

  HIGHER AND HIGHER                             JACKIE WILSON

  IT TAKES TWO                                       MARVIN GAYE / KIM WESTON

  JIMMY MACK                                         MARTHA AND THE VANDELLAS

  LIGHT MY FIRE                                      DOORS, THE

  NATURAL WOMAN                                 ARETHA FRANKLIN

  PEOPLE ARE STRANGE                       DOORS, THE

  RELEASE ME                                       ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK

  RESPECT                                              ARETHA FRANKLIN

  SOUL MAN                                            SAM AND DAVE

  STANDING IN THE SHADOW OF LOVE   FOUR TOPS

  SWEET SOUL MUSIC                             ARTHUR CONLEY

  TRY A LITTLE TENDERNESS            	OTIS REDDING

 WHITER SHADE OF PALE                        PROCOL HAREM