US Top 40 Singles Week Ending December 13th, 1969


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending December 13th, 1969.

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US TOP 40 – DECEMBER 13TH, 1969

#1
NA NA HEY HEY KISS HIM GOODBYE
Steam

Steam - Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye 7-inch label

TW LW TITLE –•– Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak To Date)

1 1 NA NA HEY HEY KISS HIM GOODBYE –•– Steam (Fontana)-9 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 LEAVING ON A JET PLANE –•– Peter, Paul and Mary (Warner Brothers)-8 (2)
3 9 SOMEDAY WE’LL BE TOGETHER –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes (Motown)-6 (3)
4 3 COME TOGETHER / SOMETHING –•– The Beatles (Apple)-9 (1)
5 5 DOWN ON THE CORNER / FORTUNATE SON –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-8 (5)
6 4 TAKE A LETTER MARIA –•– R.B. Greaves (Atco)-9 (2)
7 8 YESTER-ME, YESTER-YOU, YESTERDAY –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-9 (7)
8 6 AND WHEN I DIE –•– Blood, Sweat and Tears (Columbia)-9 (2)
9 13 RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN’ ON MY HEAD –•– B.J. Thomas (Scepter)-7 (9)
10 11 BACKFIELD IN MOTION –•– Mel and Tim (Bamboo)-9 (10)

11 10 ELI’S COMING –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-8 (10)
12 7 WEDDING BELL BLUES –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-12 (1)
13 16 HOLLY HOLY –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-7 (13)
14 12 SMILE A LITTLE SMILE FOR ME –•– The Flying Machine (Congress)-11 (5)
15 14 BABY, I’M FOR REAL –•– The Originals (Soul)-12 (14)
16 15 CHERRY HILL PARK –•– Billy Joe Royal (Columbia)-11 (15)
17 19 ELEANOR RIGBY –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-6 (17)
18 23 FRIENDSHIP TRAIN –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-8 (18)
19 27 I WANT YOU BACK –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-5 (19)
20 22 THESE EYES –•– Jr. Walker and the All Stars (Soul)-8 (20)

21 28 WHOLE LOTTA LOVE / LIVING LOVING MAID (She’s Just a Woman) –•– Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)-4 (21)
22 24 MIDNIGHT COWBOY –•– Ferrante and Teicher (United Artists)-7 (22)
23 20 GOING IN CIRCLES –•– The Friends Of Distinction (RCA)-18 (15)
24 25 HEAVEN KNOWS –•– The Grass Roots (Dunhill)-6 (24)
25 35 A BRAND NEW ME –•– Dusty Springfield (Atlantic)-6 (25)
26 18 BABY IT’S YOU –•– Smith (Dunhill)-15 (5)
27 21 SUITE: JUDY BLUE EYES –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-11 (21)
28 17 SUSPICIOUS MINDS –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-14 (1)
29 29 UP ON CRIPPLE CREEK –•– The Band (Capitol)-7 (29)
30 33 GROOVY GRUBWORM –•– Harlow Wilcox and the Oakies (Plantation)-10 (30)

31 37 JAM UP AND JELLY TIGHT –•– Tommy Roe (ABC)-5 (31)
32 32 SUGAR, SUGAR –•– The Archies (Calendar)-21 (1)
33 30 UNDUN –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-9 (22)
34 39 LA LA LA (If I Had You) –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-4 (34)
35 36 EVIL WOMAN DON’T PLAY YOUR GAMES WITH ME –•– Crow (Amaret)-8 (35)
36 41 DON’T CRY DADDY / RUBBERNECKIN’ –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-3 (36)
37 26 MIND, BODY AND SOUL –•– The Flaming Ember (Hot Wax)-12 (26)
38 38 TRY A LITTLE KINDNESS –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-10 (23)
39 44 COLD TURKEY –•– The Plastic Ono Band (Apple)-5 (39)
40 43 AIN’T IT FUNKY NOW (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-4 (40)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – DECEMBER 13TH, 1969

58 34 I GUESS THE LORD MUST BE IN NEW YORK CITY –•– Nilsson (RCA)-7 (34)
59 40 LOVE WILL FIND A WAY –•– Jackie DeShannon (Imperial)-7 (40)

POWER PLAYS – DECEMBER 13TH, 1969

41 47 SUNDAY MORNIN’ –•– Oliver (Crewe)-4 (41)
42 48 EARLY IN THE MORNING –•– Vanity Fare (Page One)-4 (42)
43 46 KOZMIC BLUES –•– Janis Joplin (Columbia)-6 (43)
44 42 ON THE DOCK OF THE BAY –•– The Dells (Cadet)-7 (42)
45 51 I’LL HOLD OUT MY HAND –•– The Clique (White Whale)-4 (45)
46 45 RUBEN JAMES –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-12 (26)
47 57 OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE –•– Merle Haggard and the Strangers (Capitol)-7 (47)
48 53 JINGLE JANGLE –•– The Archies (Kirshner)-3 (48)
49 52 YOU GOT TO PAY THE PRICE –•– Gloria Taylor (Silver Fox)-6 (49)
50 50 BLISTERED / SEE RUBY FALL –•– Johnny Cash (Columbia)-6 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – DECEMBER 13TH, 1969

65 — SHE –•– Tommy James and the Shondells (Roulette)-1 (65)
76 — POINT IT OUT / DARLING DEAR –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-1 (76)
77 — VENUS –•– The Shocking Blue (Colossus)-1 (77)
81 — SHE LETS HER HAIR DOWN (Early In the Morning) –•– The Tokens (Buddah)-1 (81)
90 — WHEN JULIE COMES AROUND –•– The Cuff Links (Decca)-1 (90)
93 — TO BE YOUNG, GIFTED AND BLACK –•– Nina Simone (RCA)-1 (93)
94 — IS IT BECAUSE I’M BLACK –•– Syl Johnson (Twinight)-1 (94)
95 — LAND OF 1000 DANCES –•– The Electric Indian (United Artists)-1 (95)
96 — SIX WHITE HORSES –•– Tommy Cash (Epic)-1 (96)
97 — SHE LETS HER HAIR DOWN (Early In the Morning) –•– Gene Pitney (Musicor)-1 (97)
98 — ALICE’S ROCK AND ROLL RESTAURANT –•– Arlo Guthrie (Reprise)-1 (98)
99 — HOW I MISS YOU BABY –•– Bobby Womack (Minit)-1 (99)
100 — BIG IN VEGAS –•– Buck Owens and the Buckaroos (Capitol)-1 (100)