29 May 1968

Go-Set’s National Top 40

The 29th of May 1968

#1: Bobby Goldsboro

Honey

Often listed as one of the worst songs of all time, it still managed to push The Beatles out of the number one position!

  1. (1) HONEY Bobby Goldsboro 6
  2. (2) YOUNG GIRL The Union Gap 8
  3. (9) THE UNICORN The Irish Rovers 4
  4. (3) LADY MADONNA/THE INNER LIGHT The Beatles 8
  5. (6) CONGRATULATIONS Cliff Richard 6
  6. (8) IF I ONLY HAD TIME John Rowles 6
  7. (5) VALLERI/TAPICA TUNDRA The Monkees 7
  8. (7) THE LEGEND OF XANADU Dave Dee, Beaky, Mick And Tich 9
  9. (4) DELILAH Tom Jones 11
  10. (13) SON OF HICKORY HOLLER’S TRAMP O. C. Smith 4
  11. (10) JENNIFER ECCLES The Hollies 8
  12. (15) THE DOCK OF THE BAY Otis Redding 6
  13. (14) LOVE IS BLUE Paul Mauriat 15
  14. (12) KISS ME GOODBYE Petula Clark 9
  15. (25) U.S. MALE/STAY AWAY Elvis Presley 2
  16. (28) THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY Hugo Montenegro 4
  17. (16) (SIMPLE) SIMON SAYS 1910 Fruitgum Co. 13
  18. (19) JUMBO/THE SINGER SANG THE SONG Bee Gees 4
  19. (11) UNDERNEATH THE ARCHES/FRIDAY KIND OF MONDAY Johnny Farnham 10
  20. (20) ME THE PEACEFUL HEART Lulu 5
  21. (22) MASTER JACK Four Jacks And A Jill 6
  22. (27) A MAN WITHOUT LOVE Engelbert Humperdinck 3
  23. (18) CINERELLA ROCKERFELLA Esther & Abi Ofarim 9
  24. (35) IF I WERE A CARPENTER Four Tops 2
  25. (17) MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR (EP) The Beatles 10
  26. (23) TO SIR WITH LOVE Lulu 28
  27. (34) THE UNICORN The Bachelors 2
  28. (21) CINDARELLA ROCKERFELLER Johnny And Ann Hawker 10
  29. (33) PICTURES OF MATCHSTICK MEN Status Quo 3
  30. (24) SKY PILOT (PT 2) Eric Burdon 12
  31. (29) CALL ME LIGHTNING The Who 4
  32. (38) GOIN’ AWAY The Fireballs 2
  33. (32) MIGHTY QUINN Manfred Mann 13
  34. (31) HELLO HOW ARE YOU? The Easybeats 5
  35. (-) THIS GUY’S IN LOVE WITH YOU Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass 1
  36. (36) LOVING YOU HAS MADE ME BANANAS Guy Marks 3
  37. (40) HIDE AND SEEK Somebody’s Image 2
  38. (-) CRY LIKE A BABY Box Tops 1
  39. (-) LAZY SUNDAY Small Faces 1
  40. (-) GEE I’M GONNA MISS YOU Graham Chapman 1
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