UK Top 40 / BIllboard Top 100
Number One Singles in 1966

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UK Top 40
BIllboard Top 100
01
01.01
“Day Tripper” / “We Can Work It Out”
The Beatles
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3
“The Sounds Of Silence”
Simon & Garfunkel
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1+
02
01.08
“Day Tripper” / “We Can Work It Out”
The Beatles
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2+
03
01.15
04
01.22
“Keep On Running”
The Spencer Davis Group
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1
“The Sounds Of Silence”
Simon & Garfunkel
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+1
05
01.29
“Michelle”
The Overlanders
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3
“Day Tripper” / “We Can Work It Out”
The Beatles
[singlepic id=5015 h=53]
+1
06
02.05
“My Love”
Petula Clark
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2
07
02.12
08
02.19
“These Boots Are Made For Walkin'”
Nancy Sinatra
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4
“Lightnin’ Strikes”
Lou Christie
[singlepic id=5017 h=53]
1
09
02.26
“These Boots Are Made For Walkin'”
Nancy Sinatra
[singlepic id=5018 h=53]
1
10
03.05
“The Ballad Of The Green Berets”
Staff Sgt. Barry Sadler
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5
11
03.12
12
03.19
“(You’re My) Soul & Inspiration”
The Righteous Brothers
[singlepic id=5045 h=53]
4
13
03.26
14
04.02
15
04.09
“(You’re My) Soul & Inspiration”
The Righteous Brothers
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3
16
04.16
“Somebody Help Me”
The Spencer Davis Group
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2
17
04.23
18
04.30
“You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me”
Dusty Springfield
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1
“Good Lovin'”
The Young Rascals
[singlepic id=5021 h=53]
1
19
05.07
“Pretty Flamingo”
Manfred Mann
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3
“Monday, Monday'”
The Mamas & The Papas
[singlepic id=5022 h=53]
3
20
05.14
21
05.21
22
05.28
“Paint It, Black”
The Rolling Stones
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1
“When A Man Loves A Woman”
Percy Sledge
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2
23
06.04
“Strangers In The Night”
Frank Sinatra
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3
24
06.11
“Paint It, Black”
The Rolling Stones
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2
25
06.18
26
06.25
“Paperback Writer”
The Beatles
[singlepic id=5051 h=53]
1
“Paperback Writer”
The Beatles
[singlepic id=5062 h=53]
1+
27
07.02
“Sunny Afternoon”
The Kinks
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3
“Strangers In The Night”
Frank Sinatra
[singlepic id=5025 h=53]
3
28
07.09
“Paperback Writer”
The Beatles
[singlepic id=5062 h=53]
+1
29
07.16
“Hanky Panky”
Tommy James
[singlepic id=5027 h=53]
2
30
07.23
“Getaway”
Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames
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1
31
07.30
“Out Of Time”
Chris Farlowe
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1
“Wild Thing”
The Troggs
[singlepic id=5028 h=53]
2
32
08.06
“With A Girl Like You”
The Troggs
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2
33
08.13
“Summer In The City”
The Lovin’ Spoonful
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3
34
08.20
“Yellow Submarine” / “Eleanor Rigby
The Beatles
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4
35
08.27
36
09.03
“Sunshine Superman”
Donovan
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1
37
09.10
“You Can’t Hurry Love”
The Supremes
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2
38
09.17
“All Or Nothing”
The Small Faces
[singlepic id=5057 h=53]
1
39
09.24
“Distant Drums”
Jim Reeves
[singlepic id=5058 h=53]
5
“Cherish”
The Association
[singlepic id=5032 h=53]
3
40
10.01
41
10.08
42
10.15
“Reach Out I’ll Be There”
The Four Tops
[singlepic id=5033 h=53]
2
43
10.22
44
10.29
“Reach Out I’ll Be There”
The Four Tops
[singlepic id=5059 h=53]
3
“96 Tears”
(Question Mark) & The Mysterians
[singlepic id=5034 h=53]
1
45
11.05
“Last Train To Clarksville”
The Monkees
[singlepic id=5035 h=53]
1
46
11.12
“Poor Side Of Town”
Johnny Rivers
[singlepic id=5036 h=53]
1
47
11.19
“Good Vibrations”
The Beach Boys
[singlepic id=5060 h=53]
2
“You Keep Me Hangin’ On”
The Supremes
[singlepic id=5037 h=53]
2
48
11.26
49
12.03
“Green Green Grass Of Home”
Tom Jones
[singlepic id=5061 h=53]
5
“Winchester Cathedral”
The New Vaudeville Band
[singlepic id=5038 h=53]
1+
50
12.10
“Good Vibrations”
The Beach Boys
[singlepic id=5039 h=53]
1
51
12.17
“Winchester Cathedral”
The New Vaudeville Band
[singlepic id=5038 h=53]
+2
52
12.24
53
12.31
“I’m A Believer”
The Monkees
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1+

Dave Marsh top 40 singles of the year
Dave MARSH Top 40 singles of the year


1. “Reach Out I’ll Be There” The Four Tops
2. “Try a Little Tenderness” Otis Redding
3. “When a Man Loves a Woman” Percy Sledge
4. “Hold On! I’m a-Coming” Sam And Dave
5. “Gimme Some Uvin'” The Spencer Group Davis
6. “96 Tears” (Question Mark) & The Mysterians
7. “It’s a Man’s, Man’s, Man’s World” James Brown
8. “19th Nervous Breakdown” The Rolling Stones
9. “I Fought the Law” The Bobby Fuller Four
10. “Devil with a Blue Dress On / Good Golly Miss Molly” Mitch Ryder And The Detroit Wheels
11. “Good Lovin'” The Young Rascals
12. “Knock on Wood” Eddie Floyd
13. “I’m Your Puppet” Purify, James And Bobby
14. “I Want You” Bob Dylan
15. “Hungry” Paul Revere And The Raiders
16. “Summer in the City” The Lovin’ Spoonful
17. “Pretty Flamingo” Manfred Mann
18. “Mustang Sally” Wilson Pickett
19. “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg” The Temptations
20. “Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing in the Shadow” The Rolling Stones
21. “(I’m a) Road Runner” Jr. Walker And The All Stars
22. “You Keep Me Hangin’ On” The Supremes
23. “Paperback Writer” The Beatles
24. “Holy Cow” Lee Dorsey
25. “Gloria” The Shadows Of Knight
26. “Walk Away Renee” The Left Banke
27. “Psychotic Reaction” The Count Five
28. “Double Shot (of My Baby’s Love)” The Swingin’ Medallions
29. “Barefootin'” Robert Parker
30. “Cool Jerk” The Capitols
31. “What Becomes of the Broken Hearted” Jimmy Ruffin
32. “Let’s Go Get Stoned” Ray Charles
33. “This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You)” The Isley Brothers
34. “Eight Miles High” The Byrds
35. “Hey Joe” The Leaves
36. “Tell It Like It Is” Aaron Neville
37. “Love Makes the World Go Round” Deon Jackson
38. “Don’t Mess with Bill” The Marvelettes
39. “Talk Talk” Music Machine
40. “Stop Stop Stop” The Hollies


Levon Babayan Top 12 of the year
Levon BABAYAN Top 12 of the year


1. “Paint It Black” The Rolling Stones
2. “Hey Joe” Jimi Hendrix
3. “Eleanor Rigby” The Beatles
4. “Blues From An Airplane” Jefferson Airplane
5. “Walking On The Water” The Golliwogs
6. “I Want You” Bob Dylan
7. “Out Of Time” The Rolling Stones
8. “Sunny Afternoon” The Kinks
9. “Richard Cory”Them
10. “Mr. You’re A Better Man Than I”The Yardbirds
11. “I Wanna Be Free” The V.I.P.’s
12. “Hanky Panky” Tommy James & the Shondells