26 July 1967

Go-Set’s National Top 40

The 26th of July 1967

#1: Procol Harum

A Whiter Shade Of Pale

One of the best selling singles in history, A Whiter Shade Of Pale has sold more than 10 million copies worldwide. It is theΒ debutΒ single for Procol Harum.

Β  1. (1) WHITER SHADE OF PALE Procol Harum 5
Β  2. (7) SAN FRANCISCO – FLOWERS IN YOUR HAIR Scott McKenzie 4
Β  3. (3) SILENCE IS GOLDEN The Tremeloes 6
Β  4. (6) WATERLOO SUNSET The Kinks 5
Β  5. (2) THIS IS MY SONG Petula Clark 12
Β  6. (4) GROOVIN’ The Young Rascals 8
Β  7. (5) PUPPET ON A STRING Sandie Shaw 12
Β  8. (12) DING DONG THE WITCH IS DEAD The Fifth Estate 4
Β  9. (-) ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE/BABY YOU’RE A RICH MAN The Beatles 1
Β  10. (13) CARRIE ANN The Hollies 4
Β  11. (8) PICTURES OF LILY The Who 8
Β  12. (10) CREEQUE ALLEY Mamas And Papas 8
Β  13. (22) THEME FOR A NEW LOVE Davy Jones 3
Β  14. (25) HEAVEN AND HELL/PRETTY GIRL The Easybeats 3
Β  15. (9) YOUNG GIRL The Twilights 9
Β  16. (15) BUT I KNOW/SUNSHINE SECRET Normie Rowe 6
Β  17. (14) DON’T BLAME IT ON THE CHILDREN Sammy Davis Jr. 9
Β  18. (11) WHEN I WAS YOUNG Eric Burdon And The Animals 12
Β  19. (24) EXIT STAGE RIGHT Ronnie Burns 6
Β  20. (20) CASINO ROYALE Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass 11
Β  21. (19) MINNIE THE MOOCHER The Cherokees 11
Β  22. (28) SHE’D RATHER BE WITH ME The Turtles 4
Β  23. (34) JACKSON Nancy Sinatra And Lee Hazelwood 2
Β  24. (17) SOMETHING STUPID Nancy And Frank Sinatra 17
Β  25. (-) I TAKE IT BACK Sandy Posey 1
Β  26. (16) THE HAPPENING The Supremes 10
Β  27. (38) THEN I KISSED HER Beach Boys 2
Β  28. (26) BURIED AND DEAD Masters Apprentices 7
Β  29. (29) SWEET SOUL MUSIC Arthur Conley 7
Β  30. (27) NEW YORK MINING DISASTER 1941 Bee Gees 9
Β  31. (23) THIS IS MY SONG Harry Secombe 9
Β  32. (30) RESPECT Aretha Franklin 3
Β  33. (31) TWENTY FOUR SYCAMORE Wayne Fontana 3
Β  34. (-) UP UP AND AWAY The Fifth Dimension 1
Β  35. (21) FUNNY FAMILIAR FORGOTTEN FEELINGS Tom Jones 9
Β  36. (18) THE GIRLS IN PARIS Lee Hazelwood 10
Β  37. (37) MY AIM IS TO PLEASE YOU The Executives 4
Β  38. (-) LADY/GOOD EVENING GIRL Johnny Young 1
Β  39. (-) COME ON DOWN TO MY BOAT Every Mother’s Son 1
Β  40. (-) WOMAN YOU’RE BREAKING ME The Groop 1
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