1966 GO-SET CHARTS

 

28 December 1966

28 December 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 28th of December 1966 #1: Normie Rowe Ooh La La For the second week in a row, Normie Rowe takes top position in the Australian charts, beating back stiff competition from The Beach Boys and The Easybeats. 1. (1) OOH LA LA Normie Rowe 2....

21 December 1966

21 December 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 21st of December 1966 #1: Normie Rowe Ooh La La Pushing past Herman's Hermits' No Milk Today, Normie took top position on the Australian singles charts for the second time. Previously Que Sera Sera in September 1965. 1. (2) OOH LA LA...

14 December 1966

14 December 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 14th of December 1966#1: Herman's Hermits No Milk Today Holding back Normie Rowe and The Beach Boys, No Milk Today takes top chart position for a second week in a row. 1. (1) NO MILK TODAY Herman's Hermits 2. (6) OOH LA LA Normie Rowe 3....

7 December 1966

7 December 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 7th of December 1966 #1: Herman's Hermits No Milk Today Rocketing onto the chart straight to the top, No Milk Today was the first number 1 in Australia since March 1965 with Mrs. Brown... 1. (- ) NO MILK TODAY Herman's Hermits 2. (1) SORRY...

30 November 1966

30 November 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 30th of November 1966 #1: The Easybeats Sorry After being pushed out for one week by Bobby Darin's If I Were A Carpenter, The Easybeats took back the top position this week. 1. (2) SORRY The Easybeats 2. (1) IF I WERE A CARPENTER Bobby...

23 November 1966

23 November 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 23rd of November 1966 #1: Bobby Darin If I Were A Carpenter Written (and recorded) by Tim Hardin, Bobby Darin's cover of If I Were A Carpenter also reached number 8 on the US Billboard Hot 100. 1. (9) IF I WERE A CARPENTER Bobby Darin 2....

16 November 1966

16 November 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 9th of November 1966#1: The Easybeats Sorry The first national number one hit for The Easybeats, Sorry was also the first hit (#4) for the group o the New Zealand charts. 1. (3) SORRY The Easybeats 2. (2) WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL The New...

9 November 1966

9 November 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 9th of November 1966#1: Peter and Gordon Lady Godiva After a number of lacklustre single performance, Lady Godiva and a new style introduced by Peter and Gordon, brought the duo back into top charting position. 1. (8) LADY GODIVA Peter And...

2 November 1966

2 November 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 2nd of November 1966 1 -2 STEP BACK/CARA-LYN Johnny Young And Kompany 2 -3 BORN A WOMAN Sandy Posey / Judy Stone 3 -1 NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK The Twilights 4 -4 YELLOW SUBMARINE/ELEANOR RIGBY The Beatles 5 -18 SPICKS AND SPECKS Bee Gees 6 -11...

26 October 1966

26 October 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 26th of October 1966#1: The Twilights Needle In A Haystack A huge hit for Australian band the Twilights, this was a cover of a 1964 song from the Velvelettes, which was one of the latter's most well known tracks. 1 -1 NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK...

19 October 1966

19 October 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 19th of October 1966 1 -3 NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK The Twilights 2 -2 SUNSHINE SUPERMAN Donovan 3 -1 YELLOW SUBMARINE/ELEANOR RIGBY The Beatles 4 -6 BORN A WOMAN Sandy Posey / Judy Stone 5 -5 STEP BACK/CARA-LYN Johnny Young And Kompany 6 -4...

12 October 1966

12 October 1966

Go-Set's National Top 40 The 12th of October 1966 1 -1 YELLOW SUBMARINE/ELEANOR RIGBY The Beatles 2 -2 SUNSHINE SUPERMAN Donovan 3 -14 NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK The Twilights 4 -4 WITH A GIRL LIKE YOU The Troggs 5 -11 STEP BACK/CARA-LYN Johnny Young And Kompany 6 -6 BORN A...

5 October 1966

5 October 1966

The Go-Set Australian National Top 40 for 5 Oct ’66