US Top 40 Singles Week Ending November 9th, 1968


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending November 9th, 1968.

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US TOP 40 – NOVEMBER 9TH, 1968

#1
HEY JUDE
The Beatles

The Beatles - Hey Jude 7-inch label

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

1 1 HEY JUDE –•– The Beatles (Apple)-9 (7 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 THOSE WERE THE DAYS –•– Mary Hopkin (Apple)-7 (2)
3 9 LOVE CHILD –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes (Motown)-4 (3)
4 3 LITTLE GREEN APPLES –•– O.C. Smith (Columbia)-13 (2)
5 8 HOLD ME TIGHT –•– Johnny Nash (JAD)-9 (5)
6 10 WHITE ROOM –•– Cream (Atco)-6 (6)
7 12 MAGIC CARPET RIDE –•– Steppenwolf (Dunhill)-6 (7)
8 6 ELENORE –•– The Turtles (White Whale)-8 (6)
9 4 FIRE –•– The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown (Atlantic)-10 (2)
10 5 MIDNIGHT CONFESSIONS –•– The Grass Roots (Dunhill)-11 (5)

11 7 OVER YOU –•– Gary Puckett and the Union Gap (Columbia)-8 (7)
12 13 PIECE OF MY HEART –•– Big Brother and the Holding Company (Columbia)-11 (12)
13 21 SWEET BLINDNESS –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-7 (13)
14 11 SUZIE Q. (Part 1) –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-10 (11)
15 14 HARPER VALLEY P.T.A. –•– Jeannie C. Riley (Plantation)-11 (1)
16 15 GIRL WATCHER –•– The O’Kaysions (ABC)-13 (5)
17 18 HEY, WESTERN UNION MAN –•– Jerry Butler (Mercury)-11 (17)
18 35 ABRAHAM, MARTIN AND JOHN –•– Dion (Laurie)-3 (18)
19 19 REVOLUTION –•– The Beatles (Apple)-9 (12)
20 20 SAY IT LOUD – I’M BLACK AND I’M PROUD (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-10 (10)

21 29 WHO’S MAKING LOVE –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-3 (21)
22 22 SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME –•– Max Frost and the Troopers (Tower)-10 (22)
23 23 FOOL FOR YOU –•– The Impressions (Curtom)-10 (23)
24 34 KEEP ON LOVIN’ ME HONEY –•– Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell (Tamla)-5 (24)
25 26 COURT OF LOVE –•– The Unifics (Kapp)-8 (25)
26 27 HI-HEEL SNEAKERS –•– Jose Feliciano (RCA Victor)-4 (26)
27 28 BANG-SHANG-A-LANG –•– The Archies (Calendar)-7 (27)
28 16 I’VE GOTTA GET A MESSAGE TO YOU –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-13 (8)
29 25 ALL ALONG THE WATCHTOWER –•– The Jimi Hendrix Experience (Reprise)-8 (20)
30 24 TIME HAS COME TODAY –•– The Chambers Brothers (Columbia)-14 (11)

31 17 MY SPECIAL ANGEL –•– The Vogues (Reprise)-10 (7)
32 32 CHAINED –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-9 (32)
33 33 LALENA –•– Donovan (Epic)-6 (33)
34 41 QUICK JOEY SMALL (Run Joey Run) –•– The Kasenetz-Katz Singing Orchestral Circus (Buddah)-6 (34)
35 79 FOR ONCE IN MY LIFE –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-2 (35)
36 36 CHEWY CHEWY –•– The Ohio Express (Buddah)-4 (36)
37 37 ALWAYS TOGETHER –•– The Dells (Cadet)-5 (37)
38 38 TAKE ME FOR A LITTLE WHILE –•– Vanilla Fudge (Atco)-6 (38)
39 30 IN-A-GADDA-DA-VIDA –•– Iron Butterfly (Atco)-12 (30)
40 57 LITTLE ARROWS –•– Leapy Lee (Decca)-5 (40)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – NOVEMBER 9TH, 1968

49 31 SHOOT’EM UP, BABY –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-10 (31)
50 39 GENTLE ON MY MIND –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-16 (39)

POWER PLAYS – NOVEMBER 9TH, 1968

41 49 I’VE GOT DREAMS TO REMEMBER –•– Otis Redding (Atco)-7 (41)
42 50 BRING IT ON HOME TO ME –•– Eddie Floyd (Stax)-4 (42)
43 43 CYCLES –•– Frank Sinatra (Reprise)-5 (43)
44 44 DO THE CHOO CHOO –•– Archie Bell and the Drells (Atlantic)-7 (44)
45 46 LES BICYCLETTES DE BELSIZE –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot)-4 (45)
46 47 THE FUNKY JUDGE –•– Bull and the Matadors (Toddlin’ Town)-12 (46)
47 64 I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME –•– Bobby Vinton (Epic)-2 (47)
48 66 PROMISES, PROMISES –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-2 (48)

NEW THIS WEEK – NOVEMBER 9TH, 1968

73 — TOO WEAK TO FIGHT –•– Clarence Carter (Atlantic)-1 (73)
74 — BOTH SIDES NOW –•– Judy Collins (Elektra)-1 (74)
75 — GOODBYE MY LOVE –•– James Brown (King)-1 (75)
76 — SLOW DRAG –•– The Intruders (Gamble)-1 (76)
87 — KENTUCKY WOMAN –•– Deep Purple (Tetragrammaton)-1 (87)
94 — HANG ‘EM HIGH –•– Booker T. and the MG’s (Stax)-1 (94)
95 — SUNDAY SUN –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-2 (95)
96 — I PUT A SPELL ON YOU –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-1 (96)
97 — LET’S MAKE A PROMISE –•– Peaches and Herb (Date)-1 (97)
98 — STAND BY YOUR MAN –•– Tammy Wynette (Epic)-1 (98)
100 — A WHITER SHADE OF PALE –•– The Hesitations (Kapp)-1 (100)