US Top 40 Singles Week Ending October 2nd, 1965


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending October 2nd, 1965.

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US TOP 40 – OCTOBER 2ND, 1965

#1
HANG ON SLOOPY
The McCoys

The McCoys - Hang on Sloopy 7-inch label

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

1 2 HANG ON SLOOPY –•– The McCoys (Bang)-8 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 EVE OF DESTRUCTION –•– Barry McGuire (Dunhill)-7 (1)
3 45 YESTERDAY –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-2 (3)
4 4 CATCH US IF YOU CAN –•– The Dave Clark Five (Epic)-7 (4)
5 3 YOU WERE ON MY MIND –•– We Five (A&M)-11 (3)
6 6 THE “IN” CROWD –•– The Ramsey Lewis Trio (Argo)-10 (6)
7 12 TREAT HER RIGHT –•– Roy Head and the Traits (Back Beat)-5 (7)
8 11 YOU’VE GOT YOUR TROUBLES –•– The Fortunes (Press)-7 (8)
9 14 BABY DON’T GO –•– Sonny and Cher (Reprise)-7 (9)
10 10 LAUGH AT ME –•– Sonny (Atco)-7 (10)

11 5 HELP! –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-9 (1)
12 17 DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC –•– The Lovin’ Spoonful (Kama Sutra)-7 (12)
13 13 WE GOTTA GET OUT OF THIS PLACE –•– The Animals (MGM)-8 (13)
14 9 HEART FULL OF SOUL –•– The Yardbirds (Epic)-10 (9)
15 20 SOME ENCHANTED EVENING –•– Jay and the Americans (United Artists)-5 (15)
16 21 I’M YOURS –•– Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)-6 (16)
17 8 IT AIN’T ME BABE –•– The Turtles (White Whale)-9 (8)
18 7 LIKE A ROLLING STONE –•– Bob Dylan (Columbia)-11 (2)
19 34 KEEP ON DANCING –•– The Gentrys (MGM)-4 (19)
20 26 LIAR, LIAR –•– The Castaways (Soma)-8 (20)

21 22 AGENT DOUBLE-O-SOUL –•– Edwin Starr (Ric-Tic)-9 (21)
22 25 I’LL MAKE ALL YOUR DREAMS COME TRUE –•– Ronnie Dove (Diamond)-6 (22)
23 15 UNCHAINED MELODY –•– The Righteous Brothers (Philles)-12 (4)
24 32 JUST YOU –•– Sonny and Cher (Atco)-6 (24)
25 40 JUST A LITTLE BIT BETTER –•– Herman’s Hermits (MGM)-3 (25)
26 30 RIDE AWAY –•– Roy Orbison (MGM)-7 (26)
27 29 WITH THESE HANDS –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-6 (27)
28 33 MOHAIR SAM –•– Charlie Rich (Smash)-6 (28)
29 37 HOME OF THE BRAVE –•– Jody Miller (Capitol)-6 (29)
30 16 I GOT YOU BABE –•– Sonny and Cher (Atco)-13 (1)

31 18 ACTION –•– Freddy Cannon (Warner Brothers)-8 (13)
32 19 CALIFORNIA GIRLS –•– The Beach Boys (Capitol)-11 (3)
33 44 KANSAS CITY STAR –•– Roger Miller (Smash)-4 (33)
34 24 SUMMER NIGHTS –•– Marianne Faithfull (London)-8 (24)
35 27 SAD, SAD GIRL –•– Barbara Mason (Arctic)-9 (27)
36 42 HEARTACHES BY THE NUMBER –•– Johnny Tillotson (MGM)-6 (36)
37 28 PAPA’S GOT A BRAND NEW BAG (Part 1) –•– James Brown and the Famous Flames (King)-12 (8)
38 66 A LOVER’S CONCERTO –•– The Toys (DynoVoice)-4 (38)
39 23 HOLD ME, THRILL ME, KISS ME –•– Mel Carter (Imperial)-15 (8)
40 35 HOUSTON –•– Dean Martin (Reprise)-9 (21)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – OCTOBER 2ND, 1965

46 31 THE TRACKS OF MY TEARS –•– The Miracles (Tamla)-12 (16)
52 36 I’M A HAPPY MAN –•– The Jive Five (United Artists)-8 (36)

POWER PLAYS – OCTOBER 2ND, 1965

41 72 YOU’RE THE ONE –•– The Vogues (Co & Ce)-3 (41)
42 85 EVERYBODY LOVES A CLOWN –•– Gary Lewis and the Playboys (Liberty)-2 (42)
43 53 THE DAWN OF CORRECTION –•– The Spokesmen (Decca)-3 (43)
44 54 MY TOWN, MY GUY AND ME –•– Lesley Gore (Mercury)-4 (44)
45 47 AIN’T IT TRUE –•– Andy Williams (Columbia)-5 (45)
47 52 3RD MAN THEME –•– Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass (A&M)-4 (47)
48 56 I WANT TO (Do Everything For You) –•– Joe Tex (Dial)-6 (48)
49 60 MAKE ME YOUR BABY –•– Barbara Lewis (Atlantic)-4 (49)
50 67 HUNGRY FOR LOVE –•– San Remo Golden Strings (Ric-Tic)-4 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – OCTOBER 2ND, 1965

66 — POSITIVELY 4TH STREET –•– Bob Dylan (Columbia)-1 (66)
76 — RESCUE ME –•– Fontella Bass (Checker)-1 (76)
80 — TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS (Rock Me a Little While) –•– Kim Weston (Gordy)-1 (80)
82 — SAY SOMETHING FUNNY –•– Patty Duke (United Artists)-1 (82)
83 — I MISS YOU SO –•– Little Anthony and the Imperials with the 101 Strings (DCP)-1 (83)
84 — A LIFETIME OF LONELINESS –•– Jackie DeShannon (Imperial)-1 (84)
90 — RUN, BABY RUN (Back Into My Arms) –•– The Newbeats (Hickory)-1 (90)
91 — JUST ONE KISS FROM YOU –•– The Impressions (ABC-Paramount)-1 (91)
92 — WHERE HAVE ALL THE FLOWERS GONE –•– Johnny Rivers (Imperial)-1 (92)
93 — SECRETLY –•– The Lettermen (Capitol)-1 (93)
97 — LOOKING WITH MY EYES –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-1 (97)
99 — HE TOUCHED ME –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-1 (99)
100 — THE ORGAN GRINDER’S SWING –•– Jimmy Smith with Kenny Burrell and Grady Tate (Verve)-1 (100)