US Top 40 Singles Week Ending October 4th, 1969


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending October 4th, 1969.

You can view the entire 1969 chart here.

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US TOP 40 – OCTOBER 4TH, 1969

#1
SUGAR, SUGAR
The Archies

The Archies - Sugar, Sugar 7-inch label

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

1 1 SUGAR, SUGAR –•– The Archies (Calendar)-11 (3 weeks at #1) (1)
2 7 JEAN –•– Oliver (Crewe)-8 (2)
3 5 LITTLE WOMAN –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-7 (3)
4 4 EASY TO BE HARD –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-9 (4)
5 6 I CAN’T GET NEXT TO YOU –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-8 (5)
6 3 HONKY TONK WOMEN –•– The Rolling Stones (London)-12 (1)
7 2 GREEN RIVER –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-10 (2)
8 17 EVERYBODY’S TALKIN’ –•– Nilsson (RCA)-8 (8)
9 9 HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME –•– Sly and the Family Stone (Epic)-9 (9)
10 10 OH, WHAT A NIGHT –•– The Dells (Cadet)-8 (10)

11 12 THIS GIRL IS A WOMAN NOW –•– Gary Puckett and the Union Gap (Columbia)-7 (11)
12 8 I’LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-17 (6)
13 13 GET TOGETHER –•– The Youngbloods (RCA)-23 (5)
14 19 SUSPICIOUS MINDS –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-4 (14)
15 15 THAT’S THE WAY LOVE IS –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-7 (15)
16 16 KEEM-O-SABE –•– The Electric Indian (United Artists)-10 (16)
17 11 A BOY NAMED SUE –•– Johnny Cash (Columbia)-11 (2)
18 14 HURTS SO BAD –•– The Lettermen (Capitol)-19 (12)
19 21 WHEN I DIE –•– Motherlode (Buddah)-9 (19)
20 26 I’M GONNA MAKE YOU MINE –•– Lou Christie (Buddah)-7 (20)

21 20 LAY LADY LAY –•– Bob Dylan (Columbia)-13 (7)
22 22 WHAT’S THE USE OF BREAKING UP –•– Jerry Butler (Mercury)-6 (22)
23 18 YOUR GOOD THING (Is About To End) –•– Lou Rawls (Capitol)-12 (18)
24 50 BABY IT’S YOU –•– Smith (Dunhill)-5 (24)
25 33 SUGAR ON SUNDAY –•– The Clique (White Whale)-6 (25)
26 25 I’D WAIT A MILLION YEARS –•– The Grass Roots (Dunhill)-14 (15)
27 32 CARRY ME BACK –•– The Rascals (Atlantic)-5 (27)
28 30 YOU, I –•– The Rugbys (Amazon)-7 (28)
29 49 TRACY –•– The Cuff Links (Decca)-4 (29)
30 23 WHAT KIND OF FOOL DO YOU THINK I AM –•– Bill Deal & The Rhondells (Heritage)-8 (23)

31 29 SHARE YOUR LOVE WITH ME –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-9 (13)
32 28 SOUL DEEP –•– The Box Tops (Mala)-14 (18)
33 41 IN A MOMENT –•– The Intrigues (Yew)-10 (33)
34 31 MOVE OVER –•– Steppenwolf (Dunhill)-8 (31)
35 67 WEDDING BELL BLUES –•– The 5th Dimension (Soul City)-2 (35)
36 54 MAKE BELIEVE –•– Wind (Life)-5 (36)
37 37 WORLD (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-4 (37)
38 43 HERE I GO AGAIN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-7 (38)
39 39 BY THE TIME I GET TO PHOENIX –•– Isaac Hayes (Enterprise)-6 (39)
40 45 YOU GOT YOURS AND I’LL GET MINE –•– The Delfonics (Philly Groove)-8 (40)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – OCTOBER 4TH, 1969

42 34 DADDY’S LITTLE MAN –•– O.C. Smith (Columbia)-6 (34)
43 40 IT’S GETTING BETTER –•– Mama Cass (Dunhill)-18 (30)
54 38 I’M A BETTER MAN –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot)-7 (38)

POWER PLAYS – OCTOBER 4TH, 1969

41 42 GOING IN CIRCLES –•– The Friends Of Distinction (RCA)-8 (41)
44 44 DON’T IT MAKE YOU WANT TO GO HOME –•– Joe South and the Believers (Capitol)-7 (44)
45 70 JESUS IS A SOUL MAN –•– Lawrence Reynolds (Warner Brothers / Seven Arts)-3 (45)
46 48 THE WEIGHT –•– Diana Ross and the Supremes and the Temptations –•– (Motown)-4 (46)
47 46 NOBODY BUT YOU BABE –•– Clarence Reid (Alston)-10 (40)
48 60 JEALOUS KIND OF FELLA –•– Garland Green (Uni)-4 (48)
49 63 WALK ON BY –•– Isaac Hayes (Enterprise)-6 (49)
50 76 IS THAT ALL THERE IS –•– Peggy Lee (Capitol)-2 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK – OCTOBER 4TH, 1969

66 — SMILE A LITTLE SMILE FOR ME –•– The Flying Machine (Congress)-1 (66)
70 — YOU’LL NEVER WALK ALONE –•– The Brooklyn Bridge (Buddah)-1 (70)
82 — BALL OF FIRE –•– Tommy James and the Shondells (Roulette)-1 (82)
86 — SUITE: JUDY BLUE EYES –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-1 (86)
90 — THE WAYS TO LOVE A MAN –•– Tammy Wynette (Epic)-3 (90)
94 — I’LL BET YOU –•– Funkadelic (Westbound)-1 (94)
98 — DELTA LADY –•– Joe Cocker (A&M)-1 (98)
99 — CHERRY HILL PARK –•– Billy Joe Royal (Columbia)-1 (99)
100 — ETERNITY –•– Vikki Carr (Liberty)-1 (100)