US Top 40 Singles Week Ending December 2nd, 1967


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending December 2nd, 1967.

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US TOP 40 – DECEMBER 2ND, 1967

#1
DAYDREAM BELIEVER
The Monkees

The Monkees - Daydream Believer record cover

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

1 5 DAYDREAM BELIEVER –•– The Monkees (Colgems)-3 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 3 THE RAIN, THE PARK AND OTHER THINGS –•– The Cowsills (MGM)-10 (2)
3 1 INCENSE AND PEPPERMINTS –•– Strawberry Alarm Clock (Uni)-10 (1)
4 2 TO SIR WITH LOVE –•– Lulu (Epic)-13 (1)
5 7 I SAY A LITTLE PRAYER –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-7 (5)
6 6 PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER –•– Bobby Vinton (Epic)-10 (6)
7 4 SOUL MAN –•– Sam and Dave (Stax)-13 (2)
8 16 I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-7 (8)
9 9 I CAN SEE FOR MILES –•– The Who (Decca)-8 (9)
10 18 AN OPEN LETTER TO MY TEENAGE SON –•– Victor Lundberg (Liberty)-4 (10)

11 28 I SECOND THAT EMOTION –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-5 (11)
12 17 YOU BETTER SIT DOWN KIDS –•– Cher (Imperial)-6 (12)
13 29 IN AND OUT OF LOVE –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes (Motown)-4 (13)
14 19 LAZY DAY –•– Spanky and Our Gang (Mercury)-8 (14)
15 20 BOOGALOO DOWN BROADWAY –•– The Fantastic Johnny C. (Phil-L.A. Of Soul)-9 (15)
16 21 KEEP THE BALL ROLLIN’ –•– Jay and the Techniques (Smash)-7 (16)
17 13 EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Robert Knight (Rising Sons)-10 (13)
18 10 EXPRESSWAY TO YOUR HEART –•– The Soul Survivors (Crimson)-14 (4)
19 12 PATA PATA –•– Miriam Makeba (Reprise)-9 (12)
20 37 (The Lights Went Out In) MASSACHUSETTS –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-4 (20)

21 8 IT MUST BE HIM –•– Vikki Carr (Liberty)-14 (3)
22 23 STAG-O-LEE –•– Wilson Pickett (Atlantic)-5 (22)
23 15 LET IT OUT (Let It All Hang Out) –•– The Hombres (Verve Forecast)-12 (12)
24 44 SHE’S MY GIRL –•– The Turtles (White Whale)-4 (24)
25 41 YESTERDAY –•– Ray Charles (ABC/TRC)-4 (25)
26 34 SKINNY LEGS AND ALL –•– Joe Tex (Dial)-6 (26)
27 14 (Loneliness Made Me Realize) IT’S YOU THAT I NEED –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-8 (14)
28 39 BY THE TIME I GET TO PHOENIX –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-6 (28)
29 35 BEG, BORROW AND STEAL –•– The Ohio Express (Cameo)-9 (29)
30 30 WATCH THE FLOWERS GROW –•– The Four Seasons (Philips)-6 (30)

31 32 WILD HONEY –•– The Beach Boys (Capitol)-5 (31)
32 59 WOMAN, WOMAN –•– The Union Gap Featuring Gary Puckett (Columbia)-3 (32)
33 22 KENTUCKY WOMAN –•– Neil Diamond (Bang)-8 (22)
34 26 GLAD TO BE UNHAPPY –•– The Mamas and the Papas (Dunhill)-6 (26)
35 55 HONEY CHILE –•– Martha Reeves and the Vandellas (Gordy)-3 (35)
36 36 BACK ON THE STREET AGAIN –•– The Sunshine Company (Imperial)-7 (36)
37 47 NEON RAINBOW –•– The Box Tops (Mala)-4 (37)
38 38 MR. DREAM MERCHANT –•– Jerry Butler (Mercury)-7 (38)
39 11 YOUR PRECIOUS LOVE –•– Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell (Tamla)-13 (5)
40 58 SUMMER RAIN –•– Johnny Rivers (Imperial)-3 (40)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – DECEMBER 2ND, 1967

41 27 SHE IS STILL A MYSTERY –•– The Lovin’ Spoonful (Kama Sutra)-6 (27)
42 24 LIKE AN OLD TIME MOVIE –•– Scott McKenzie (Ode)-7 (24)
54 40 GET IT TOGETHER (Part 1) –•– James Brown and the Famous Flames (King)-6 (40)

POWER PLAYS – DECEMBER 2ND, 1967

43 54 DIFFERENT DRUM –•– The Stone Poneys Featuring Linda Ronstadt (Capitol)-4 (43)
44 48 PAPER CUP –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-5 (44)
45 — HELLO GOODBYE –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-1 (45)
46 74 WEAR YOUR LOVE LIKE HEAVEN –•– Donovan (Epic)-2 (46)
47 57 NEXT PLANE TO LONDON –•– The Rose Garden (Atco)-7 (47)
48 61 BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE –•– Bobby Vee and the Strangers (Liberty)-3 (48)
49 52 SOUL MAN –•– Ramsey Lewis (Cadet)-4 (49)
50 60 BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE –•– Kenny O’Dell (Vegas)-3 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – DECEMBER 2ND, 1967

45 — HELLO GOODBYE –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-1 (45)
65 — IF I COULD BUILD MY WHOLE WORLD AROUND YOU –•– Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell (Tamla)-1 (65)
73 — BEND ME, SHAPE ME –•– The American Breed (Acta)-1 (73)
77 — THE OTHER MAN’S GRASS IS ALWAYS GREENER –•– Petula Clark (Warner Brothers)-1 (77)
78 — HOORAY FOR THE SALVATION ARMY BAND –•– Bill Cosby (Warner Brothers)-1 (78)
80 — SOCKIN’ 1-2-3-4 –•– John Roberts (Duke)-1 (80)
81 — STORYBOOK CHILDREN –•– Billy Vera and Judy Clay (Atlantic)-1 (81)
82 — I’M IN LOVE –•– Wilson Pickett (Atlantic)-1 (82)
84 — WANTED: LOVER, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY –•– Laura Lee (Chess)-1 (84)
85 — TONY ROME –•– Nancy Sinatra (Reprise)-1 (85)
86 — DEAR ELOISE –•– The Hollies (Epic)-1 (86)
87 — IN THE MISTY MOONLIGHT –•– Dean Martin (Reprise)-1 (87)
91 — HERE COMES HEAVEN –•– Eddy Arnold (RCA Victor)-1 (91)
92 — ON A SATURDAY NIGHT –•– Eddie Floyd (Stax)-4 (92)
94 — A LOVE THAT’S REAL –•– The Intruders (Gamble)-1 (94)
96 — SOMETHING’S MISSING –•– The Five Stairsteps and Cubie (Buddah)-1 (96)
99 — CROSS MY HEART –•– Billy Stewart (Chess)-1 (99)
100 — LIVE FOR LIFE –•– Jack Jones (RCA Victor)-1 (100)