3 July 1968

Go-Set’s National Top 40

The 3rd of July 1968

#1: The Irish Rovers

The Unicorn

The most well-known cover of a song written and originally recorded by children’s book writer, cartoonist and songwriter Shel Silverstein.

  1. (1) THE UNICORN The Irish Rovers 9
  2. (3) THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY Hugo Montenegro 9
  3. (2) HONEY Bobby Goldsboro 11
  4. (4) THIS GUY’S IN LOVE WITH YOU Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass 6
  5. (5) LAZY SUNDAY Small Faces 6
  6. (6) A MAN WITHOUT LOVE Engelbert Humperdinck 8
  7. (7) IF I WERE A CARPENTER Four Tops 7
  8. (9) MRS. ROBINSON Simon And Garfunkel 5
  9. (17) JUMPING JACK FLASH The Rolling Stones 3
  10. (14) LOVE MACHINE Pastoral Symphony 5
  11. (8) SON OF HICKORY HOLLER’S TRAMP O. C. Smith 9
  12. (13) DO YOU KNOW THE WAY TO SAN JOSE? Dionne Warwick 5
  13. (11) YOUNG GIRL The Union Gap 13
  14. (12) IF I ONLY HAD TIME John Rowles 11
  15. (15) CUDDLY TOY (EP) The Monkees 5
  16. (19) ANGEL OF THE MORNING Merrilee Rush 2
  17. (10) U.S. MALE/STAY AWAY Elvis Presley 7
  18. (18) MASTER JACK Four Jacks And A Jill 11
  19. (22) SLEEPY JOE Herman’s Hermits 4
  20. (20) THE DOCK OF THE BAY Otis Redding 11
  21. (16) CONGRATULATIONS Cliff Richard 11
  22. (23) PICTURES OF MATCHSTICK MEN Status Quo 8
  23. (24) HELULE HELULE The Tremeloes 4
  24. (25) THE LEGEND OF XANADU Dave Dee, Beaky, Mick And Tich 14
  25. (26) THE UNICORN The Bachelors 7
  26. (36) YUMMY YUMMY YUMMY Ohio Express 2
  27. (21) DELILAH Tom Jones 16
  28. (27) LADY MADONNA/THE INNER LIGHT The Beatles 13
  29. (-) LADY WILLPOWER The Union Gap 1
  30. (28) TO SIR WITH LOVE Lulu 33
  31. (29) WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD Louis Armstrong 3
  32. (-) SOFTLY WHISPERING I LOVE YOU David And Jonathan 1
  33. (33) MAY I TAKE A GIANT STEP? 1910 Fruitgum Co. 4
  34. (-) THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY Leroy Holmes 1
  35. (35) HIDE AND SEEK Somebody’s Image 7
  36. (32) LOVE IS BLUE Paul Mauriat 20
  37. (37) MONY MONY Tommy James & The Shondells 2
  38. (30) ME THE PEACEFUL HEART Lulu 10
  39. (-) BRIGETTE Masters Apprentices 1
  40. (-) JELLY JUNGLE Lemon Pipers 1
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