26 July 1969

Go-Set’s National Top 40

The 26th of July 1969

#1: The Beatles

The Ballad Of John And Yoko

Chronicaling the events associated with Lennon’s marriage to Yoko Ono. It was the Beatle’s final UK number one single.

  1. (2) THE BALLAD OF JOHN AND YOKO/OLD BROWN SHOE The Beatles 4
  2. (1) HAIR The Cowsills 11
  3. (3) BAD MOON RISING/LODI Creedence Clearwater Revival 8
  4. (4) GET BACK/DON’T LET ME DOWN The Beatles 10
  5. (6) MY SENTIMENTAL FRIEND Herman’s Hermits 7
  6. (7) DEAR PRUDENCE Doug Parkinson in Focus 7
  7. (5) LOVE ME TONIGHT Tom Jones 8
  8. (10) HEATHER HONEY Tommy Roe 6
  9. (8) THE REAL THING Russell Morris 16
  10. (11) FROZEN ORANGE JUICE Peter Sarstedt 4
  11. (9) ISRAELITES Desmond Dekker And The Aces 10
  12. (26) IN THE GHETTO Elvis Presley 2
  13. (14) WHERE’S THE PLAYGROUND SUZIE Glen Campbell 5
  14. (13) AQUARIUS – LET THE SUNSHINE IN The Fifth Dimension 14
  15. (16) RAGAMUFFIN MAN Manfred Mann 6
  16. (12) GITARZAN Ray Stevens 12
  17. (27) SPINNING WHEEL Blood Sweat And Tears 2
  18. (19) TIME IS TIGHT Booker T And The MGs 7
  19. (17) FUNNY MAN Ross D. Wylie 9
  20. (22) LA LA Flying Circus 5
  21. (18) PROUD MARY Creedence Clearwater Revival 14
  22. (20) GOODBYE Mary Hopkin 14
  23. (23) TOMORROW TOMORROW Bee Gees 3
  24. (15) THE BOXER/BABY DRIVER Simon And Garfunkel 11
  25. (25) COME BACK AND SHAKE ME Clodagh Rodgers 4
  26. (21) OH HAPPY DAY Edwin Hawkins Singers 5
  27. (28) MY OLD MAN’S A GROOVY OLD MAN The Valentines 4
  28. ((24) GALVESTON Glen Campbell 16
  29. (38) BABY I LOVE YOU Andy Kim 2
  30. (37) COME BACK AND SHAKE ME Strawberry Fair 2
  31. (-) FRIEND, LOVER, WOMAN, WIFE O. C. Smith 1
  32. (34) BIG SHIP Cliff Richard 2
  33. (32) MARLEY PURT DRIVE Jose Feliciano 3
  34. (39) RUNNING BEAR Sonny James 2
  35. (33) MERCY Ohio Express 10
  36. (-) SEE The Rascals 1
  37. (-) BLACK PEARL Sonny Charles And Checkmates Ltd. 1
  38. (-) MONTY AND ME Zoot 1
  39. (-) LOVE IS ALL I HAVE TO GIVE Checkmates ltd. 1
  40. (-) LAZY LIFE Heart ‘N’ Soul 1
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