US Top 40 Singles Week Ending December 16th, 1967


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending December 16th, 1967.

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US TOP 40 – DECEMBER 16TH, 1967

#1
DAYDREAM BELIEVER
The Monkees

The Monkees - Daydream Believer 7-inch label

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

1 1 DAYDREAM BELIEVER –•– The Monkees (Colgems)-5 (3 weeks at #1) (1)
2 5 I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-9 (2)
3 8 HELLO GOODBYE –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-3 (3)
4 7 I SECOND THAT EMOTION –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-7 (4)
5 2 THE RAIN, THE PARK AND OTHER THINGS –•– The Cowsills (MGM)-12 (2)
6 3 INCENSE AND PEPPERMINTS –•– Strawberry Alarm Clock (Uni)-12 (1)
7 4 I SAY A LITTLE PRAYER –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-9 (4)
8 13 BOOGALOO DOWN BROADWAY –•– The Fantastic Johnny C. (Phil-L.A. Of Soul)-11 (8)
9 9 IN AND OUT OF LOVE –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes (Motown)-6 (9)
10 12 YOU BETTER SIT DOWN KIDS –•– Cher (Imperial)-8 (10)

11 11 (The Lights Went Out In) MASSACHUSETTS –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-6 (11)
12 22 WOMAN, WOMAN –•– The Union Gap Featuring Gary Puckett (Columbia)-5 (12)
13 6 TO SIR WITH LOVE –•– Lulu (Epic)-15 (1)
14 15 KEEP THE BALL ROLLIN’ –•– Jay and the Techniques (Smash)-9 (14)
15 20 SKINNY LEGS AND ALL –•– Joe Tex (Dial)-8 (15)
16 21 SHE’S MY GIRL –•– The Turtles (White Whale)-6 (16)
17 30 HONEY CHILE –•– Martha Reeves and the Vandellas (Gordy)-5 (17)
18 18 LAZY DAY –•– Spanky and Our Gang (Mercury)-10 (14)
19 26 SUMMER RAIN –•– Johnny Rivers (Imperial)-5 (19)
20 16 PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER –•– Bobby Vinton (Epic)-12 (6)

21 14 I CAN SEE FOR MILES –•– The Who (Decca)-10 (9)
22 10 AN OPEN LETTER TO MY TEENAGE SON –•– Victor Lundberg (Liberty)-6 (10)
23 41 BEND ME, SHAPE ME –•– The American Breed (Acta)-3 (23)
24 24 NEON RAINBOW –•– The Box Tops (Mala)-6 (24)
25 25 YESTERDAY –•– Ray Charles (ABC/TRC)-6 (25)
26 27 BY THE TIME I GET TO PHOENIX –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-8 (26)
27 55 JUDY IN DISGUISE (With Glasses) –•– John Fred and His Playboy Band (Paula)-4 (27)
28 33 DIFFERENT DRUM –•– The Stone Poneys Featuring Linda Ronstadt (Capitol)-6 (28)
29 66 CHAIN OF FOOLS –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-2 (29)
30 37 NEXT PLANE TO LONDON –•– The Rose Garden (Atco)-9 (30)

31 29 BEG, BORROW AND STEAL –•– The Ohio Express (Cameo)-11 (29)
32 19 PATA PATA –•– Miriam Makeba (Reprise)-11 (12)
33 47 IF I COULD BUILD MY WHOLE WORLD AROUND YOU –•– Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell (Tamla)-3 (33)
34 45 AND GET AWAY –•– The Esquires (Bunky)-4 (34)
35 46 SINCE YOU SHOWED ME HOW TO BE HAPPY –•– Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)-4 (35)
36 36 WEAR YOUR LOVE LIKE HEAVEN –•– Donovan (Epic)-4 (36)
37 43 BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE –•– Bobby Vee and the Strangers (Liberty)-5 (37)
38 44 BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE –•– Kenny O’Dell (Vegas)-5 (38)
39 23 EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Robert Knight (Rising Sons)-12 (13)
40 51 BABY YOU GOT IT –•– Brenton Wood (Double Shot)-4 (40)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – DECEMBER 16TH, 1967

44 34 PAPER CUP –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-7 (34)
47 17 SOUL MAN –•– Sam and Dave (Stax)-15 (2)

POWER PLAYS – DECEMBER 16TH, 1967

41 52 TOO MUCH OF NOTHING –•– Peter, Paul and Mary (Warner Brothers)-4 (41)
42 42 PEACE OF MIND –•– Paul Revere and the Raiders Featuring Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-5 (42)
43 68 IT’S WONDERFUL –•– The Young Rascals (Atlantic)-2 (43)
45 48 CHATTANOOGA CHOO CHOO –•– Harpers Bizarre (Warner Brothers)-5 (45)
46 53 COME SEE ABOUT ME –•– Jr. Walker and the All Stars (Soul)-4 (46)
48 74 SUSAN –•– The Buckinghams (Columbia)-2 (48)
49 60 COVER ME –•– Percy Sledge (Atlantic)-4 (49)
50 50 WHAT’S IT GONNA BE –•– Dusty Springfield (Philips)-5 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – DECEMBER 16TH, 1967

68 — GREEN TAMBOURINE –•– The Lemon Pipers (Buddah)-1 (68)
74 — WHO WILL ANSWER –•– Ed Ames (RCA Victor)-1 (74)
75 — BEST OF BOTH WORLDS –•– Lulu (Epic)-1 (75)
76 — WATCH HER RIDE –•– Jefferson Airplane (RCA Victor)-1 (76)
78 — MY BABY MUST BE A MAGICIAN –•– The Marvelettes (Tamla)-1 (78)
79 — GOOD COMBINATION –•– Sonny and Cher (Atco)-1 (79)
85 — MONTEREY –•– Eric Burdon and the Animals (MGM)-1 (85)
86 — EVERYBODY KNOWS –•– The Dave Clark Five (Epic)-1 (86)
89 — AM I THAT EASY TO FORGET –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot)-1 (89)
90 — TWO LITTLE KIDS –•– Peaches and Herb (Date)-1 (90)
95 — SOMEBODY’S SLEEPING IN MY BED –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-1 (95)
98 — IN ANOTHER LAND –•– Bill Wyman (London)-1 (98)
99 — DANCIN’ OUT OF MY HEART –•– Ronnie Dove (Diamond)-1 (99)
100 — A LITTLE RAIN MUST FALL –•– The Epic Splendor (Hot Biscuit)-1 (100)