US Top 40 Singles Week Ending December 25th, 1965


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending December 25th, 1965.

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US TOP 40 – DECEMBER 25TH, 1965

#1
OVER AND OVER
The Dave Clark Five

The Dave Clark Five - Over and Over record cover

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

1 2 OVER AND OVER –•– The Dave Clark Five (Epic)-7 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 TURN! TURN! TURN! (To Everything There Is a Season) –•– The Byrds (Columbia)-10 (1)
3 3 I GOT YOU (I Feel Good) –•– James Brown and the Famous Flames (King)-7 (3)
4 4 LET’S HANG ON –•– The Four Seasons (Philips)-12 (3)
5 16 THE SOUNDS OF SILENCE –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-6 (5)
6 7 MAKE THE WORLD GO AWAY –•– Eddy Arnold (RCA Victor)-11 (6)
7 9 FEVER –•– The McCoys (Bang)-7 (7)
8 8 ENGLAND SWINGS –•– Roger Miller (Smash)-8 (8)
9 12 EBB TIDE –•– The Righteous Brothers (Philles)-4 (9)
10 6 I CAN NEVER GO HOME ANYMORE –•– The Shangri-Las (Red Bird)-8 (6)

11 36 WE CAN WORK IT OUT –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-2 (11)
12 13 DON’T THINK TWICE –•– The Wonder Who? (The Four Seasons) (Philips)-8 (12)
13 21 FLOWERS ON THE WALL –•– The Statler Brothers (Columbia)-7 (13)
14 19 PUPPET ON A STRING –•– Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)-7 (14)
15 11 HANG ON SLOOPY –•– The Ramsey Lewis Trio (Cadet)-6 (11)
16 23 FIVE O’CLOCK WORLD –•– The Vogues (Co & Ce)-5 (16)
17 17 ONE HAS MY NAME (The Other Has My Heart) –•– Barry Young (Dot)-8 (17)
18 18 SUNDAY AND ME –•– Jay and the Americans (United Artists)-6 (18)
19 10 I WILL –•– Dean Martin (Reprise)-9 (10)
20 5 I HEAR A SYMPHONY –•– The Supremes (Motown)-9 (1)

21 26 THE LITTLE GIRL I ONCE KNEW –•– The Beach Boys (Capitol)-5 (21)
22 32 SHE’S JUST MY STYLE –•– Gary Lewis and the Playboys (Liberty)-3 (22)
23 30 YOU DIDN’T HAVE TO BE SO NICE –•– The Lovin’ Spoonful (Kama Sutra)-5 (23)
24 24 IT’S MY LIFE –•– The Animals (MGM)-8 (24)
25 25 I’M A MAN –•– The Yardbirds (Epic)-8 (17)
26 14 A TASTE OF HONEY –•– Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass (A&M)-14 (7)
27 15 1-2-3 –•– Len Barry (Decca)-13 (2)
28 56 DAY TRIPPER –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-2 (28)
29 38 THE DUCK –•– Jackie Lee (Mirwood)-6 (29)
30 37 SPANISH EYES –•– Al Martino (Capitol)-4 (30)

31 41 LET’S GET TOGETHER –•– We Five (A&M)-7 (31)
32 35 APPLE OF MY EYE –•– Roy Head and the Traits (Back Beat)-6 (32)
33 52 NO MATTER WHAT SHAPE (Your Stomach’s In) –•– The T-Bones (Liberty)-3 (33)
34 29 SOMETHING ABOUT YOU –•– The Four Tops (Motown)-7 (19)
35 43 SATIN PILLOWS –•– Bobby Vinton (Epic)-4 (35)
36 22 GET OFF OF MY CLOUD –•– The Rolling Stones (London)-12 (1)
37 40 PRINCESS IN RAGS –•– Gene Pitney (Musicor)-6 (37)
38 45 JUST LIKE ME –•– Paul Revere and the Raiders Featuring Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-4 (38)
39 33 RUN, BABY RUN (Back Into My Arms) –•– The Newbeats (Hickory)-13 (12)
40 20 RESCUE ME –•– Fontella Bass (Checker)-13 (4)

THIS WEEK’S DROPS – DECEMBER 25TH, 1965

46 28 AIN’T THAT PECULIAR –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-12 (8)
52 27 HERE IT COMES AGAIN –•– The Fortunes (Press)-8 (27)
55 39 KISS AWAY –•– Ronnie Dove (Diamond)-8 (25)

POWER PLAYS – DECEMBER 25TH, 1965

41 51 THUNDERBALL –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-3 (41)
42 46 YOU’VE BEEN CHEATIN’ –•– The Impressions (ABC-Paramount)-6 (42)
43 44 HARLEM NOCTURNE –•– The Viscounts (Amy)-25 (43)
44 49 SEESAW –•– Don Covay and the Goodtimers (Atlantic)-7 (44)
45 50 A SWEET WOMAN LIKE YOU –•– Joe Tex (Dial)-4 (45)
47 57 JEALOUS HEART –•– Connie Francis (MGM)-5 (47)
48 — A MUST TO AVOID –•– Herman’s Hermits (MGM)-1 (48)
49 63 SANDY –•– Ronny and the Daytonas (Mala)-4 (49)
50 55 LOOK THROUGH ANY WINDOW –•– The Hollies (Imperial)-6 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – DECEMBER 25TH, 1965

48 — A MUST TO AVOID –•– Herman’s Hermits (MGM)-1 (48)
77 — IT WAS A VERY GOOD YEAR –•– Frank Sinatra (Reprise)-1 (77)
79 — AS TEARS GO BY –•– The Rolling Stones (London)-1 (79)
80 — THE MEN IN MY LITTLE GIRL’S LIFE –•– Mike Douglas (Epic)-1 (80)
82 — ZORBA THE GREEK –•– Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass (A&M)-1 (82)
83 — RECOVERY –•– Fontella Bass (Checker)-1 (83)
84 — GOING TO A GO-GO –•– The Miracles (Tamla)-1 (84)
86 — TIJUANA TAXI –•– Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass (A&M)-1 (86)
88 — LITTLE BOY (In Grown Up Clothes) –•– The Four Seasons (Vee-Jay)-1 (88)
90 — MY LOVE –•– Petula Clark (Warner Brothers)-1 (90)
93 — LIGHTNIN’ STRIKES –•– Lou Christie (MGM)-1 (93)
94 — I AIN’T GONNA EAT OUT MY HEART ANYMORE –•– The Young Rascals (Atlantic)-1 (94)
96 — BLACK NIGHTS –•– Lowell Fulson (Kent)-1 (96)
97 — GOOD TIME MUSIC –•– The Beau Brummels (Autumn)-1 (97)
100 — SPANISH HARLEM –•– King Curtis (Atco)-1 (100)