US Top 40 Singles Week Ending November 22nd, 1969


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending November 22nd, 1969.

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US TOP 40 – NOVEMBER 22ND, 1969

#1
WEDDING BELL BLUES
The 5th Dimension

The 5th Dimension - Wedding Bell Blues 7-inch label

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

1 1 WEDDING BELL BLUES –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-9 (3 weeks at #1) (1)
2 10 TAKE A LETTER MARIA –•– R.B. Greaves (Atco)-6 (2)
3 3 SOMETHING –•– The Beatles (Apple)-6 (3)
4 4 AND WHEN I DIE –•– Blood, Sweat and Tears (Columbia)-6 (4)
5 8 SMILE A LITTLE SMILE FOR ME –•– The Flying Machine (Congress)-8 (5)
6 11 NA NA HEY HEY KISS HIM GOODBYE –•– Steam (Fontana)-6 (6)
7 2 COME TOGETHER –•– The Beatles (Apple)-6 (2)
8 22 YESTER-ME, YESTER-YOU, YESTERDAY –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-6 (8)
9 7 SUSPICIOUS MINDS –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-11 (1)
10 6 I CAN’T GET NEXT TO YOU –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-15 (1)

11 5 BABY IT’S YOU –•– Smith (Dunhill)-12 (5)
12 23 LEAVING ON A JET PLANE –•– Peter, Paul and Mary (Warner Brothers)-5 (12)
13 18 BACKFIELD IN MOTION –•– Mel and Tim (Bamboo)-6 (13)
14 16 FORTUNATE SON –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-4 (14)
15 17 BABY, I’M FOR REAL –•– The Originals (Soul)-9 (15)
16 9 SUGAR, SUGAR –•– The Archies (Calendar)-18 (1)
17 15 GOING IN CIRCLES –•– The Friends Of Distinction (RCA)-15 (15)
18 20 ELI’S COMING –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-5 (18)
19 24 CHERRY HILL PARK –•– Billy Joe Royal (Columbia)-8 (19)
20 34 SOMEDAY WE’LL BE TOGETHER –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes (Motown)-3 (20)

21 30 DOWN ON THE CORNER –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-5 (21)
22 13 TRACY –•– The Cuff Links (Decca)-11 (9)
23 14 IS THAT ALL THERE IS –•– Peggy Lee (Capitol)-9 (11)
24 25 TRY A LITTLE KINDNESS –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-7 (24)
25 12 HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME –•– Sly and the Family Stone (Epic)-16 (2)
26 26 RUBEN JAMES –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-9 (26)
27 27 SUITE: JUDY BLUE EYES –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-8 (27)
28 32 HOLLY HOLY –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-4 (28)
29 29 UNDUN –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-6 (29)
30 28 YOU’VE LOST THAT LOVIN’ FEELING –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-10 (16)

31 19 BALL OF FIRE –•– Tommy James and the Shondells (Roulette)-8 (19)
32 21 LET A MAN COME IN AND DO THE POPCORN (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-7 (21)
33 40 ELEANOR RIGBY –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-3 (33)
34 37 FRIENDSHIP TRAIN –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-5 (34)
35 36 MIND, BODY AND SOUL –•– The Flaming Ember (Hot Wax)-9 (35)
36 42 THESE EYES –•– Jr. Walker and the All Stars (Soul)-5 (36)
37 62 RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN’ ON MY HEAD –•– B.J. Thomas (Scepter)-4 (37)
38 39 MAKE YOUR OWN KIND OF MUSIC –•– Mama Cass Elliot (Dunhill)-6 (38)
39 49 GROOVY GRUBWORM –•– Harlow Wilcox and the Oakies (Plantation)-7 (39)
40 47 HEAVEN KNOWS –•– The Grass Roots (Dunhill)-3 (40)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – NOVEMBER 22ND, 1969

48 38 JESUS IS A SOUL MAN –•– Lawrence Reynolds (Warner Brothers / Seven Arts)-10 (28)

POWER PLAYS – NOVEMBER 22ND, 1969

41 41 SO GOOD TOGETHER –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-9 (36)
42 43 WE LOVE YOU, CALL COLLECT –•– Art Linkletter (Capitol)-4 (42)
43 44 I GUESS THE LORD MUST BE IN NEW YORK CITY –•– Nilsson (RCA)-4 (43)
44 46 ROOSEVELT AND IRA LEE (Night Of the Mossacin) –•– Tony Joe White (Monument)-5 (44)
45 59 EVIL WOMAN DON’T PLAY YOUR GAMES WITH ME –•– Crow (Amaret)-5 (45)
46 52 MIDNIGHT COWBOY –•– Ferrante and Teicher (United Artists)-4 (46)
47 51 UP ON CRIPPLE CREEK –•– The Band (Capitol)-4 (47)
49 45 LET A WOMAN BE A WOMAN – LET A MAN BE A MAN –•– Dyke and the Blazers (Original Sound)-9 (36)
50 67 A BRAND NEW ME –•– Dusty Springfield (Atlantic)-3 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – NOVEMBER 22ND, 1969

71 — AIN’T IT FUNKY NOW (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-1 (71)
77 — EARLY IN THE MORNING –•– Vanity Fare (Page One)-1 (77)
78 — SUNDAY MORNIN’ –•– Oliver (Crewe)-1 (78)
80 — LA LA LA (If I Had You) –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-1 (80)
86 — I’LL HOLD OUT MY HAND –•– The Clique (White Whale)-1 (86)
89 — WALKIN’ IN THE RAIN –•– Jay and the Americans (United Artists)-1 (89)
91 — WHOLE LOTTA LOVE –•– Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)-1 (91)
94 — FANCY –•– Bobbie Gentry (Capitol)-1 (94)
95 — IT’S A FUNKY THING-RIGHT ON (Part 1) –•– Herbie Mann (Atlantic)-1 (95)
98 — CAN’T TAKE MY EYES OFF YOU –•– Nancy Wilson (Capitol)-1 (98)
99 — HAPPY –•– Paul Anka (RCA)-1 (99)
100 — BLISTERED –•– Johnny Cash (Columbia)-1 (100)