US Top 40 Singles Week Ending November 8th, 1969


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending November 8th, 1969.

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US TOP 40 – NOVEMBER 8TH, 1969

#1
WEDDING BELL BLUES
The 5th Dimension

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

1 2 WEDDING BELL BLUES –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-7 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 SUSPICIOUS MINDS –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-9 (1)
3 10 COME TOGETHER –•– The Beatles (Apple)-4 (3)
4 4 I CAN’T GET NEXT TO YOU –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-13 (1)
5 5 BABY IT’S YOU –•– Smith (Dunhill)-10 (5)
6 3 SUGAR, SUGAR –•– The Archies (Calendar)-16 (1)
7 6 HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME –•– Sly and the Family Stone (Epic)-14 (2)
8 17 AND WHEN I DIE –•– Blood, Sweat and Tears (Columbia)-4 (8)
9 11 SOMETHING –•– The Beatles (Apple)-4 (9)
10 12 SMILE A LITTLE SMILE FOR ME –•– The Flying Machine (Congress)-6 (10)

11 13 IS THAT ALL THERE IS –•– Peggy Lee (Capitol)-7 (11)
12 9 TRACY –•– The Cuff Links (Decca)-9 (9)
13 7 LITTLE WOMAN –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-12 (3)
14 8 JEAN –•– Oliver (Crewe)-13 (2)
15 16 GOING IN CIRCLES –•– The Friends Of Distinction (RCA)-13 (15)
16 18 YOU’VE LOST THAT LOVIN’ FEELING –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-8 (16)
17 22 BABY, I’M FOR REAL –•– The Originals (Soul)-7 (17)
18 21 TAKE A LETTER MARIA –•– R.B. Greaves (Atco)-4 (18)
19 26 BALL OF FIRE –•– Tommy James and the Shondells (Roulette)-6 (19)
20 42 BACKFIELD IN MOTION –•– Mel and Tim (Bamboo)-4 (20)

21 30 LET A MAN COME IN AND DO THE POPCORN (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-5 (21)
22 45 NA NA HEY HEY KISS HIM GOODBYE –•– Steam (Fontana)-4 (22)
23 50 ELI’S COMING –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-3 (23)
24 15 I’M GONNA MAKE YOU MINE –•– Lou Christie (Buddah)-12 (10)
25 38 CHERRY HILL PARK –•– Billy Joe Royal (Columbia)-6 (25)
26 33 TRY A LITTLE KINDNESS –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-5 (26)
27 14 THAT’S THE WAY LOVE IS –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-12 (7)
28 34 SUITE: JUDY BLUE EYES –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-6 (28)
29 32 YESTER-ME, YESTER-YOU, YESTERDAY –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-4 (29)
30 35 RUBEN JAMES –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-7 (30)

31 31 WALK ON BY –•– Isaac Hayes (Enterprise)-11 (30)
32 19 I’LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-22 (6)
33 58 FORTUNATE SON –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-2 (33)
34 20 JEALOUS KIND OF FELLA –•– Garland Green (Uni)-9 (20)
35 28 JESUS IS A SOUL MAN –•– Lawrence Reynolds (Warner Brothers / Seven Arts)-8 (28)
36 41 SO GOOD TOGETHER –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-7 (36)
37 51 UNDUN –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-4 (37)
38 60 DOWN ON THE CORNER –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-3 (38)
39 57 LEAVING ON A JET PLANE –•– Peter, Paul and Mary (Warner Brothers)-3 (39)
40 40 ECHO PARK –•– Keith Barbour (Epic)-7 (40)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – NOVEMBER 8TH, 1969

42 24 SUGAR ON SUNDAY –•– The Clique (White Whale)-11 (22)
45 36 LET A WOMAN BE A WOMAN – LET A MAN BE A MAN –•– Dyke and the Blazers (Original Sound)-7 (36)
51 37 SOMETHING IN THE AIR –•– Thunderclap Newman (Track)-10 (37)

POWER PLAYS – NOVEMBER 8TH, 1969

41 52 MIND, BODY AND SOUL –•– The Flaming Ember (Hot Wax)-7 (41)
43 56 MAKE YOUR OWN KIND OF MUSIC –•– Mama Cass Elliot (Dunhill)-4 (43)
44 71 HOLLY HOLY –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-2 (44)
46 48 DOIN’ OUR THING –•– Clarence Carter (Atlantic)-7 (46)
47 47 DON’T IT MAKE YOU WANT TO GO HOME –•– Joe South and the Believers (Capitol)-12 (41)
48 49 TIME MACHINE –•– Grand Funk Railroad (Capitol)-7 (48)
49 68 THESE EYES –•– Jr. Walker and the All Stars (Soul)-3 (49)
50 — SOMEDAY WE’LL BE TOGETHER –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes (Motown)-1 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – NOVEMBER 8TH, 1969

50 — SOMEDAY WE’LL BE TOGETHER –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes (Motown)-1 (50)
57 — HEAVEN KNOWS –•– The Grass Roots (Dunhill)-1 (57)
83 — A BRAND NEW ME –•– Dusty Springfield (Atlantic)-1 (83)
85 — GIRLS IT AIN’T EASY –•– The Honey Cone (Hot Wax)-1 (85)
86 — JUST A LITTLE LOVE –•– B.B. King (BluesWay)-3 (86)
92 — YOU GOT TO PAY THE PRICE –•– Gloria Taylor (Silver Fox)-1 (92)
93 — TEN COMMANDMENTS OF LOVE –•– Little Anthony and the Imperials (United Artists)-1 (93)
94 — KOZMIC BLUES –•– Janis Joplin (Columbia)-1 (94)
95 — (I’m So) AFRAID OF LOSING YOU AGAIN –•– Charley Pride (RCA)-1 (95)
96 — ELEANOR RIGBY –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-1 (96)
97 — THAT’S HOW HEARTACHES ARE MADE –•– The Marvelettes (Tamla)-1 (97)
99 — VOLUNTEERS –•– Jefferson Airplane (RCA)-1 (99)
100 — SEE RUBY FALL –•– Johnny Cash (Columbia)-1 (100)