US Top 40 Singles Week Ending December 9th, 1967


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending December 9th, 1967.

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US TOP 40 – DECEMBER 9TH, 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)-4 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 THE RAIN, THE PARK AND OTHER THINGS –•– The Cowsills (MGM)-11 (2)
3 3 INCENSE AND PEPPERMINTS –•– Strawberry Alarm Clock (Uni)-11 (1)
4 5 I SAY A LITTLE PRAYER –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-8 (4)
5 8 I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-8 (5)
6 4 TO SIR WITH LOVE –•– Lulu (Epic)-14 (1)
7 11 I SECOND THAT EMOTION –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-6 (7)
8 45 HELLO GOODBYE –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-2 (8)
9 13 IN AND OUT OF LOVE –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes (Motown)-5 (9)
10 10 AN OPEN LETTER TO MY TEENAGE SON –•– Victor Lundberg (Liberty)-5 (10)

11 20 (The Lights Went Out In) MASSACHUSETTS –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-5 (11)
12 12 YOU BETTER SIT DOWN KIDS –•– Cher (Imperial)-7 (12)
13 15 BOOGALOO DOWN BROADWAY –•– The Fantastic Johnny C. (Phil-L.A. Of Soul)-10 (13)
14 9 I CAN SEE FOR MILES –•– The Who (Decca)-9 (9)
15 16 KEEP THE BALL ROLLIN’ –•– Jay and the Techniques (Smash)-8 (15)
16 6 PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER –•– Bobby Vinton (Epic)-11 (6)
17 7 SOUL MAN –•– Sam and Dave (Stax)-14 (2)
18 14 LAZY DAY –•– Spanky and Our Gang (Mercury)-9 (14)
19 19 PATA PATA –•– Miriam Makeba (Reprise)-10 (12)
20 26 SKINNY LEGS AND ALL –•– Joe Tex (Dial)-7 (20)

21 24 SHE’S MY GIRL –•– The Turtles (White Whale)-5 (21)
22 32 WOMAN, WOMAN –•– The Union Gap Featuring Gary Puckett (Columbia)-4 (22)
23 17 EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Robert Knight (Rising Sons)-11 (13)
24 37 NEON RAINBOW –•– The Box Tops (Mala)-5 (24)
25 25 YESTERDAY –•– Ray Charles (ABC/TRC)-5 (25)
26 40 SUMMER RAIN –•– Johnny Rivers (Imperial)-4 (26)
27 28 BY THE TIME I GET TO PHOENIX –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-7 (27)
28 18 EXPRESSWAY TO YOUR HEART –•– The Soul Survivors (Crimson)-15 (4)
29 29 BEG, BORROW AND STEAL –•– The Ohio Express (Cameo)-10 (29)
30 35 HONEY CHILE –•– Martha Reeves and the Vandellas (Gordy)-4 (30)

31 31 WILD HONEY –•– The Beach Boys (Capitol)-6 (31)
32 30 WATCH THE FLOWERS GROW –•– The Four Seasons (Philips)-7 (30)
33 43 DIFFERENT DRUM –•– The Stone Poneys Featuring Linda Ronstadt (Capitol)-5 (33)
34 44 PAPER CUP –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-6 (34)
35 27 (Loneliness Made Me Realize) IT’S YOU THAT I NEED –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-9 (14)
36 46 WEAR YOUR LOVE LIKE HEAVEN –•– Donovan (Epic)-3 (36)
37 47 NEXT PLANE TO LONDON –•– The Rose Garden (Atco)-8 (37)
38 22 STAG-O-LEE –•– Wilson Pickett (Atlantic)-6 (22)
39 23 LET IT OUT (Let It All Hang Out) –•– The Hombres (Verve Forecast)-13 (12)
40 21 IT MUST BE HIM –•– Vikki Carr (Liberty)-15 (3)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – DECEMBER 9TH, 1967

63 34 GLAD TO BE UNHAPPY –•– The Mamas and the Papas (Dunhill)-7 (26)

POWER PLAYS – DECEMBER 9TH, 1967

41 73 BEND ME, SHAPE ME –•– The American Breed (Acta)-2 (41)
42 53 PEACE OF MIND –•– Paul Revere and the Raiders Featuring Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-4 (42)
43 48 BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE –•– Bobby Vee and the Strangers (Liberty)-4 (43)
44 50 BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE –•– Kenny O’Dell (Vegas)-4 (44)
45 55 AND GET AWAY –•– The Esquires (Bunky)-3 (45)
46 58 SINCE YOU SHOWED ME HOW TO BE HAPPY –•– Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)-3 (46)
47 65 IF I COULD BUILD MY WHOLE WORLD AROUND YOU –•– Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell (Tamla)-2 (47)
48 52 CHATTANOOGA CHOO CHOO –•– Harpers Bizarre (Warner Brothers)-4 (48)
49 49 SOUL MAN –•– Ramsey Lewis (Cadet)-5 (49)
50 57 WHAT’S IT GONNA BE –•– Dusty Springfield (Philips)-4 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – DECEMBER 9TH, 1967

64 — I AM THE WALRUS –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-1 (64)
66 — CHAIN OF FOOLS –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-1 (66)
68 — IT’S WONDERFUL –•– The Young Rascals (Atlantic)-1 (68)
74 — SUSAN –•– The Buckinghams (Columbia)-1 (74)
75 — LOVE ME TWO TIMES –•– The Doors (Elektra)-1 (75)
85 — I CAN’T STAND MYSELF (When You Touch Me) –•– James Brown and the Famous Flames (King)-1 (85)
86 — UP-UP AND AWAY –•– Hugh Masekela (Uni)-1 (86)
87 — GOIN’ OUT OF MY HEAD/CAN’T TAKE MY EYES OFF YOU (Medley) –•– The Lettermen (Capitol)-1 (87)
89 — BACK UP TRAIN –•– Al Greene and the Soul Mates (Hot Line)-1 (89)
96 — DANCING BEAR –•– The Mamas and the Papas (Dunhill)-1 (96)
97 — SHOUT –•– Lulu and the Luvers (Parrot)-4 (94)
98 — NOBODY BUT ME –•– The Human Beinz (Capitol)-1 (98)
100 – A VOICE IN THE CHOIR –•– Al Martino (Capitol)-1 (100)