US Top 40 Singles Week Ending October 25th, 1969


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending October 25th, 1969.

You can view the entire 1969 chart here.

Check out the top 100 artists of 1960s here.

US TOP 40 – OCTOBER 25TH, 1969

#1
I CAN’T GET NEXT TO YOU
The Temptations

The Temptations - I Can't Get Next To You 7-inch label

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

1 1 I CAN’T GET NEXT TO YOU –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-11 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME –•– Sly and the Family Stone (Epic)-12 (2)
3 3 SUGAR, SUGAR –•– The Archies (Calendar)-14 (1)
4 4 JEAN –•– Oliver (Crewe)-11 (2)
5 6 SUSPICIOUS MINDS –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-7 (5)
6 5 LITTLE WOMAN –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-10 (3)
7 8 WEDDING BELL BLUES –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-5 (7)
8 13 BABY IT’S YOU –•– Smith (Dunhill)-8 (8)
9 10 TRACY –•– The Cuff Links (Decca)-7 (9)
10 11 I’M GONNA MAKE YOU MINE –•– Lou Christie (Buddah)-10 (10)

11 20 SOMETHING –•– The Beatles (Apple)-2 (11)
12 7 THAT’S THE WAY LOVE IS –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-10 (7)
13 23 COME TOGETHER –•– The Beatles (Apple)-2 (13)
14 17 IS THAT ALL THERE IS –•– Peggy Lee (Capitol)-5 (14)
15 15 EVERYBODY’S TALKIN’ –•– Nilsson (RCA)-11 (6)
16 38 SMILE A LITTLE SMILE FOR ME –•– The Flying Machine (Congress)-4 (16)
17 12 THIS GIRL IS A WOMAN NOW –•– Gary Puckett and the Union Gap (Columbia)-10 (9)
18 9 EASY TO BE HARD –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-12 (4)
19 18 I’LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-20 (6)
20 30 YOU’VE LOST THAT LOVIN’ FEELING –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-6 (20)

21 21 JEALOUS KIND OF FELLA –•– Garland Green (Uni)-7 (21)
22 22 SUGAR ON SUNDAY –•– The Clique (White Whale)-9 (22)
23 19 GREEN RIVER –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-13 (2)
24 25 YOU, I –•– The Rugbys (Amazon)-10 (24)
25 27 GOING IN CIRCLES –•– The Friends Of Distinction (RCA)-11 (25)
26 33 BABY, I’M FOR REAL –•– The Originals (Soul)-5 (26)
27 14 HONKY TONK WOMEN –•– The Rolling Stones (London)-15 (1)
28 35 MAKE BELIEVE –•– Wind (Life)-8 (28)
29 50 AND WHEN I DIE –•– Blood, Sweat and Tears (Columbia)-2 (29)
30 32 WALK ON BY –•– Isaac Hayes (Enterprise)-9 (30)

31 16 OH, WHAT A NIGHT –•– The Dells (Cadet)-11 (10)
32 26 WHEN I DIE –•– Motherlode (Buddah)-12 (18)
33 42 BALL OF FIRE –•– Tommy James and the Shondells (Roulette)-4 (33)
34 64 SUITE: JUDY BLUE EYES –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-4 (34)
35 36 JESUS IS A SOUL MAN –•– Lawrence Reynolds (Warner Brothers / Seven Arts)-6 (35)
36 56 RUBEN JAMES –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-5 (36)
37 61 TAKE A LETTER MARIA –•– R.B. Greaves (Atco)-2 (37)
38 51 SOMETHING IN THE AIR –•– Thunderclap Newman (Track)-8 (38)
39 24 WHAT’S THE USE OF BREAKING UP –•– Jerry Butler (Mercury)-9 (20)
40 34 IN A MOMENT –•– The Intrigues (Yew)-13 (31)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – OCTOBER 25TH, 1969

47 40 CARRY ME BACK –•– The Rascals (Atlantic)-8 (26)

POWER PLAYS – OCTOBER 25TH, 1969

41 46 SO GOOD TOGETHER –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-5 (41)
42 44 ECHO PARK –•– Keith Barbour (Epic)-5 (42)
43 48 BACKFIELD IN MOTION –•– Mel and Tim (Bamboo)-2 (43)
44 67 TRY A LITTLE KINDNESS –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-3 (44)
45 41 DON’T IT MAKE YOU WANT TO GO HOME –•– Joe South and the Believers (Capitol)-10 (41)
46 43 WORLD (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-7 (37)
48 58 LET A WOMAN BE A WOMAN – LET A MAN BE A MAN –•– Dyke and the Blazers (Original Sound)-5 (48)
49 63 CHERRY HILL PARK –•– Billy Joe Royal (Columbia)-4 (49)
50 68 TIME MACHINE –•– Grand Funk Railroad (Capitol)-5 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – OCTOBER 25TH, 1969

61 — ELI’S COMING –•– Three Dog night (Dunhill)-1 (61)
76 — LEAVING ON A JET PLANE –•– Peter, Paul and Mary (Warner Brothers)-1 (76)
85 — ROOSEVELT AND IRA LEE (Night Of the Mossacin) –•– Tony Joe White (Monument)-1 (85)
86 — I STILL BELIEVE IN TOMORROW –•– John and Anne Ryder (Decca)-1 (86)
87 — DOWN ON THE CORNER –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-1 (87)
88 — EVIL WOMAN DON’T PLAY YOUR GAMES WITH ME –•– Crow (Amaret)-1 (88)
89 — WONDERFUL –•– Blackwell (Astro)-1 (89)
91 — THESE EYES –•– Jr. Walker and the All Stars (Soul)-1 (91)
92 — SHE’S GOT LOVE –•– Thomas and Richard Frost (Imperial)-1 (92)
93 — FRIENDSHIP TRAIN –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-1 (93)
94 — SUNDAY MORNIN’ COMIN’ DOWN –•– Ray Stevens (Monument)-1 (94)
97 — JINGO –•– Santana (Columbia)-1 (97)
98 — ONE WOMAN –•– Johnny Rivers (Imperial)-1 (98)