15 November 1969

Go-Set’s National Top 40

The 15th of November 1969

#1: Ross D. Wylie

The Star

Yet another number one hit written by Johnny Young, The Star was Ross’s second Top 40 hit, with Funny Man reaching 17 in July 1969.

  1. (2 THE STAR Ross D. Wylie 6
  2. (1) PART THREE INTO PAPER WALLS/THE GIRL THAT I LOVE Russell Morris 12
  3. (7) PENNY ARCADE Roy Orbison 4
  4. (3) SWEET CAROLINE Neil Diamond 8
  5. (5) WITHOUT YOU/HAIR Doug Parkinson In Focus 7
  6. (12) JEAN Oliver 3
  7. (31) SOMETHING/COME TOGETHER The Beatles 2
  8. (11) SOUL DEEP Box Tops 8
  9. (10) NATURAL BORN BUGIE Humble Pie 5
  10. (4) SOMETHING IN THE AIR Thunderclap Newman 12
  11. (9) DON’T FORGET TO REMEMBER/THE LORD Bee Gees 7
  12. (8) POLK SALAD ANNIE Tony Joe White 10
  13. (6) HONKY TONK WOMEN/YOU CAN’T ALWAYS GET WHAT YOU WANT The Rolling Stones 15
  14. (13) DON’T IT MAKE YOU WANT TO GO HOME Joe South 7
  15. (29) PICKING UP PEBBLES Matt Flinders 6
  16. (17) THIS GIRL IS A WOMAN NOW Gary Puckett And The Union Gap 6
  17. (15) ONE/MR. WHIPPY Johnny Farnham 16
  18. (19) MAKE ME AN ISLAND Joe Dolan 10
  19. (26) GET TOGETHER The Youngbloods 4
  20. (27) I’LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN Bobby Gentry 3
  21. (16) A BOY NAMED SUE Johnny Cash 12
  22. (20) LAY LADY LAY Bob Dylan 10
  23. (18) EARLY IN THE MORNING Vanity Fair 7
  24. (23) PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART Jackie De Shannon 6
  25. (14) GREEN RIVER/COMMOTION Creedence Clearwater Revival 11
  26. (25) SHE’S MY BABY Johnny O’Keefe 9
  27. (21) LOVE THEME FROM ROMEO AND JULIET Henry Mancini 12
  28. (22) LISTEN TO THE BAND/SOMEDAY MAN The Monkees 14
  29. (28) MR. GUY FAWKES Dave Miller Set 4
  30. (32) SOUNDS OF GOODBYE Kamahl 5
  31. (24) SUGAR SUGAR The Archies 16
  32. (-) LITTLE WOMAN Bobby Sherman 1
  33. (30) GOOD MORNING STARSHINE Oliver 13
  34. (-) RUBEN JAMES Kenny Rogers & The First Edition 1
  35. (38) I’M GONNA MAKE YOU MINE Lou Christie 2
  36. (-) KEEM-O-SABE The Electric Indian 1
  37. (35) LOVE ME AGAIN The Town Criers 2
  38. (-) THROW DOWN A LINE Cliff And Hank 1
  39. (-) REAL TRUE LOVIN’ Anne And Johnny Hawker 1
  40. (40) EVERYBODY’S TALKING Nilsson 2