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02 01 1969
SCAFFOLD – Lily The Pink
MARMALADE – Ob-La-Di-Ob-La-Da
LOVE SCULPTURE – Sabre Dance
MANFRED MANN – Fox On The Run
DUSTY SPRINGFIELD – Son Of A Preacher Man
HERMAN’S HERMITS – Something’s Happening
JUDY CLAY & WILLIAM BELL – Private Number
THE FOUNDATIONS – Build Me Up Buttercup

09 01 1969
MARMALADE – Ob-La-Di-Ob-La-Da
BILLIE DAVIS – Make The Feeling Go Away
FLEETWOOD MAC – Albatross
HERMAN’S HERMITS – Something’s Happening
LOVE SCULPTURE – Sabre Dance
STEVIE WONDER – For Once In My Life
BONZO DOG DOO-DAH BAND – I’m The Urban Spaceman
THE MOVE – Blackberry Way

16 01 1969
MARMALADE – Ob-La-Di-Ob-La-Da
LONG JOHN BALDRY – It’s Too Late Now
EDWIN STARR – Stop Her On Sight (S.O.S.)
THE MOVE – Blackberry Way
DUSTY SPRINGFIELD – Son Of A Preacher Man
KASENETZ-KATZ SINGING ORCHESTRAL CIRCUS – Quick Joey Small (Run Joey Run)
CARTOONS – A Penny For The Sun
MANFRED MANN – Fox On The Run

23 01 1969
MARMALADE – Ob-La-Di-Ob-La-Da
LEAPY LEE – Here Comes The Rain
DONALD PEERS – Please Don’t Go
FLEETWOOD MAC – Albatross
AMEN CORNER – (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice
HERMAN’S HERMITS – Something’s Happening
STEVIE WONDER – For Once In My Life
THE MOVE – Blackberry Way
 
30 01 1969
FLEETWOOD MAC – Albatross
MANFRED MANN – Fox On The Run
THE BANDWAGON – You
HARMONY GRASS – Move In A Little Closer
MARTHA REEVES & THE VANDELLAS – Dancing In The Street
DONALD PEERS – Please Don’t Go
SANDIE SHAW – Monsieur Dupont
THE MOVE – Blackberry Way

06 02 1969
FLEETWOOD MAC – Albatross
AMEN CORNER – (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice
WILSON PICKETT – Hey Jude
DON PARTRIDGE – Breakfast On Pluto
JOHNNY NASH – You Got Soul
PETER SARSTEDT – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)
THE MOVE – Blackberry Way

13 02 1969
AMEN CORNER – (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice
THE BEE GEES – The First Of May
THE ISLEY BROTHERS – I Guess I’ll Always Love You
WILSON PICKETT – Hey Jude
DONALD PEERS – Please Don’t Go
BARRY RYAN – Love Is Love
PETER SARSTEDT – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)
 
20 02 1969
AMEN CORNER – (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice
GENE PITNEY – Maria Elena
ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK – The Way It Used To Be
HARMONY GRASS – Move In A Little Closer
CILLA BLACK – Surround Yourself With Sorrow
DICK EMERY – If You Love Her
SAM & DAVE – Soul Sister, Brown Sugar
PETER SARSTEDT – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)

27 02 1969
PETER SARSTEDT – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)
CLIFF RICHARD – Good Times (Better Times)
SANDIE SHAW – Monsieur Dupont WATCH
MARVIN GAYE – I Heard It Through The Grapevine
DONALD PEERS – Please Don’t Go
THE HOLLIES – Sorry Suzanne
GLEN CAMPBELL– Wichita Lineman
CILLA BLACK – Surround Yourself With Sorrow

06 03 1969
PETER SARSTEDT – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)
DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK & TICH – Don Juan
STEVIE WONDER – I Don’t Know Why (I Love You)
LOVE AFFAIR – One Road
LULU – Boom Bang-A-Bang
THE TYMES – People
THE BEE GEES – The First Of May

13 03 1969
PETER SARSTEDT – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)
CILLA BLACK – Surround Yourself With Sorrow
MARV JOHNSON – I’ll Pick A Rose For My Rose
VAL DOONICAN – Ring Of Bright Water

20 03 1969
PETER SARSTEDT – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)
CLIFF RICHARD – Good Times (Better Times)
SANDIE SHAW – Monsieur Dupont
THE TREMELOES – Hello World
LOVE AFFAIR – One Road
LULU – Boom Bang-A-Bang
TONY BLACKBURN – It’s Only Love
THE HOLLIES – Sorry Suzanne

27 03 1969
MARVIN GAYE – I Heard It Through The Grapevine
THE FOUNDATIONS – In The Bad Bad Old Days (Before You Loved Me)
JOHN ROWLES – One Day
DEAN MARTIN – Gentle On My Mind
DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES – Israelites
THE HOLLIES – Sorry Suzanne
NOEL HARRISON – The Windmills Of Your Mind
LULU – Boom Bang-A-Bang
THE WHO – Pinball Wizard


03 04 1969
MARVIN GAYE – I Heard It Through The Grapevine
CLIFF RICHARD – Good Times (Better Times)
JOE SOUTH – Games People Play
LULU – Boom Bang-A-Bang
MARY HOPKIN – Goodbye
THE BEACH BOYS – I Can Hear Music
THE FOUNDATIONS – In The Bad Bad Old Days (Before You Loved Me)
THE HOLLIES – Sorry Suzanne
THE MARBLES – The Walls Fell Down

10 04 1969
MARVIN GAYE – I Heard It Through The Grapevine
THE WHO – Pinball Wizard
DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES – Israelites
CLODAGH RODGERS – Come Back And Shake Me
JOHNNY NASH – Cupid
FLEETWOOD MAC – Man Of The World
NOEL HARRISON – The Windmills Of Your Mind
THE TREMELOES – Hello World

17 04 1969
DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES – Israelites
CLODAGH RODGERS – Come Back And Shake Me
JOHNNY NASH – Cupid
THE FLIRTATIONS – What’s Good About Goodbye My Love
MARY HOPKIN – Goodbye
STEVIE WONDER – I Don’t Know Why (I Love You)
THE BEATLES & BILLY PRESTON – Get Back
BOB & EARL – I’ll Keep Running Back
THE WHO – Pinball Wizard

24 04 1969
THE BEATLES & BILLY PRESTON – Get Back
HERMAN’S HERMITS – My Sentimental Friend
CLODAGH RODGERS – Come Back And Shake Me
NOEL HARRISON – The Windmills Of Your Mind
JEFFERSON – The Colour Of My Love
ROY ORBISON – My Friend
JUNIOR WALKER & THE ALL STARS – Road Runner
STEVIE WONDER – I Don’t Know Why (I Love You)
THE WHO – Pinball Wizard

01 05 1969
THE BEATLES & BILLY PRESTON – Get Back
MANFRED MANN – Ragamuffin Man
BOB & EARL – Harlem Shuffle
FLEETWOOD MAC – Man Of The World
HERMAN’S HERMITS – My Sentimental Friend
MARSHA HUNT – Walk On Gilded Splinters
THE ISLEY BROTHERS – Behind A Painted Smile
MARY HOPKIN – Goodbye


08 05 1969
THE BEATLES & BILLY PRESTON – Get Back
DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK & TICH – Snake In The Grass
CLODAGH RODGERS – Come Back And Shake Me
HERMAN’S HERMITS – My Sentimental Friend
THE WHO – Pinball Wizard
SANDIE SHAW – Think It All Over
FRANK SINATRA – My Way
FLEETWOOD MAC – Man Of The World


15 05 1969
THE BEATLES & BILLY PRESTON – Get Back
JOE SOUTH – Leanin’ On You
THE HERD – The Game
FLEETWOOD MAC – Man Of The World
TOM & TANDY – Two Can Make It Together
HERMAN’S HERMITS – My Sentimental Friend
MANFRED MANN – Ragamuffin Man
TOMMY ROE – Dizzy

22 05 1969
THE BEATLES & BILLY PRESTON – Get Back
MANFRED MANN – Ragamuffin Man
FRANK SINATRA – My Way
HERMAN’S HERMITS – My Sentimental Friend
THE FIFTH DIMENSION – Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (Medley)
FRANKIE VAUGHAN – The Same Old Way
THE BANDWAGON – Let’s Hang On
STATUS QUO – Are You Growing Tired Of My Love?
FLEETWOOD MAC – Man Of The World

29 05 1969
THE BEATLES & BILLY PRESTON – Get Back
PETER SARSTEDT – Frozen Orange Juice
TOM JONES – Love Me Tonight
BOBBIE GENTRY – Touch ‘Em With Love
FLEETWOOD MAC – Man Of The World
MANFRED MANN – Ragamuffin Man
THE BEE GEES – Tomorrow Tomorrow
DES O’CONNOR – Dick-A-Dum-Dum (King’s Road)
 
05 06 1969
TOMMY ROE – Dizzy
CLIFF RICHARD – Big Ship
EDWIN HAWKINS SINGERS – Oh Happy Day
CHICKEN SHACK – I’d Rather Go Blind
JACKIE WILSON – (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher
JETHRO TULL – Living In The Past
MARMALADE – Baby Make It Soon
THE BEATLES – The Ballad Of John And Yoko

12 06 1969
THE BEATLES – The Ballad Of John And Yoko
SCOTT WALKER – Lights Of Cincinnati
EDWIN HAWKINS SINGERS – Oh Happy Day
AMEN CORNER – Hello Suzie
FAMILY DOGG – Way Of Life
DES O’CONNOR – Dick-A-Dum-Dum (King’s Road)
JETHRO TULL – Living In The Past
CLIFF RICHARD – Big Ship

19 06 1969
THE BEATLES – The Ballad Of John And Yoko
FAMILY DOGG – Way Of Life
THE BEACH BOYS – Breakaway
CHICKEN SHACK – I’d Rather Go Blind
THE KINKS – Drivin’
THE TREMELOES – Once On A Sunday Morning
BOOKER T. & THE M.G.’S – Time Is Tight
THUNDERCLAP NEWMAN – Something In The Air
 
26 06 1969
THE BEATLES – The Ballad Of John And Yoko
JETHRO TULL – Living In The Past
CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL – Proud Mary
BILLY PRESTON – That’s The Way God Planned It
AMEN CORNER – Hello Suzie
PETER SARSTEDT – Frozen Orange Juice
ALAN PRICE – Falling In Love Again
CILLA BLACK – Conversations

03 07 1969
THUNDERCLAP NEWMAN – Something In The Air
CLODAGH RODGERS – Goodnight Midnight
ELVIS PRESLEY – In The Ghetto
DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES – It Miek
SCOTT WALKER – Lights Of Cincinnati
CRAZY ELEPHANT – Gimme Gimme Good Lovin’
AMEN CORNER – Hello Suzie
MARMALADE – Baby Make It Soon

10 07 1969
THUNDERCLAP NEWMAN – Something In The Air
VANITY FARE – Early In The Morning
JOHN LENNON & THE PLASTIC ONO BAND – Give Peace A Chance
DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES – It Miek
FAMILY DOGG – Way Of Life
DONOVAN with THE JEFF BECK GROUP – Goo Goo Barabajagal
THE ROLLING STONES – Honky Tonk Women

17 07 1969
THUNDERCLAP NEWMAN – Something In The Air
BILLY PRESTON – That’s The Way God Planned It
CLODAGH RODGERS – Goodnight Midnight
MARMALADE – Baby Make It Soon
ROBIN GIBB – Saved By The Bell
LOVE AFFAIR – Bringing On Back The Good Times
THE ROLLING STONES – Honky Tonk Women
VAL DOONICAN – Don’t Cry My Angelina

24 07 1969
THE ROLLING STONES – Honky Tonk Women
CILLA BLACK – Conversations
CLODAGH RODGERS – Goodnight Midnight
JOE DOLAN – Make Me An Island
ROBIN GIBB – Saved By The Bell
THE EQUALS – Viva Bobby Joe
THE MOVE – Curly
JOHN LENNON & THE PLASTIC ONO BAND – Give Peace A Chance
 
31 07 1969
THE ROLLING STONES – Honky Tonk Women
BILLY PRESTON – That’s The Way God Planned It
CILLA BLACK – Conversations
DIANA ROSS & THE SUPREMES – No Matter What Sign You Are
DONOVAN with THE JEFF BECK GROUP – Goo Goo Barabajagal (Love Is Hot)
GEORGIE FAME – Peaceful
MARMALADE – Baby Make It Soon
LOVE AFFAIR – Bringing On Back The Good Times

07 08 1969
THE ROLLING STONES – Honky Tonk Women
THE MOVE – Curly
CLODAGH RODGERS – Goodnight Midnight
JOE DOLAN – Make Me An Island
VANITY FARE – Early In The Morning
HUMBLE PIE – Natural Born Bugie
ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK – I’m A Better Man
ROBIN GIBB – Saved By The Bell

14 08 1969
THE ROLLING STONES – Honky Tonk Women
THE EQUALS – Viva Bobby Joe
ZAGER & EVANS – In The Year 2525 (Exordium And Terminus)
LOVE AFFAIR – Bringing On Back The Good Times
THE BEE GEES – Don’t Forget To Remember
MARVIN GAYE – Too Busy Thinking ‘Bout My Baby
FAIRPORT CONVENTION – Si Tu Dois Partir
CILLA BLACK – Conversations

21 08 1969
THE ROLLING STONES – Honky Tonk Women
ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK – I’m A Better Man
ROBIN GIBB – Saved By The Bell
THE FOUNDATIONS – Born To Live Born To Die
THE EQUALS – Viva Bobby Joe
THE BEE GEES – Don’t Forget To Remember
STEVIE WONDER – My Cherie Amour
THE MOVE – Curly

28 08 1969
ZAGER & EVANS – In The Year 2525 (Exordium And Terminus)
VANITY FARE – Early In The Morning
CHICKEN SHACK – Tears In The Wind
CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL – Bad Moon Rising
HUMBLE PIE – Natural Born Bugie
THE PEDDLERS – Birth
THE EQUALS – Viva Bobby Joe
TOMMY ROE – Heather Honey

04 09 1969
ZAGER & EVANS – In The Year 2525 (Exordium And Terminus)
DUSTY SPRINGFIELD – Am I The Same Girl
CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL – Bad Moon Rising
HUMBLE PIE – Natural Born Bugie
ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK – I’m A Better Man
CLIFF RICHARD & HANK MARVIN – Throw Down A Line
THE BEE GEES – Don’t Forget To Remember
THE MOVE – Curly
 
11 09 1969
ZAGER & EVANS – In The Year 2525 (Exordium And Terminus)
HUMBLE PIE – Natural Born Bugie
RADHA KRISHNA TEMPLE – Hare Krishna Mantra
SANDIE SHAW – Heaven Knows I’m Missing Him Now
CROSBY, STILLS & NASH – Marrakesh Express
BOBBIE GENTRY – I’ll Never Fall In Love Again
THE EQUALS – Viva Bobby Joe

25 09 1969
CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL – Bad Moon Rising
BOBBIE GENTRY – I’ll Never Fall In Love Again
OLIVER – Good Morning Starshine
BARRY RYAN – The Hunt
CLIFF RICHARD & HANK MARVIN – Throw Down A Line
FAT MATTRESS – Naturally
BOB DYLAN – Lay Lady Lay

02 10 1969
CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL – Bad Moon Rising
CLIFF RICHARD & HANK MARVIN – Throw Down A Line
KAREN YOUNG – Nobody’s Child
RADHA KRISHNA TEMPLE – Hare Krishna Mantra
SOUNDS NICE feat. TIM MYCROFT – Love At First Sight
LOU CHRISTIE – I’m Gonna Make You Mine
THE HOLLIES – He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother

09 10 1969
TOTP ORCHESTRA – Je T’Aime... Moi Non Plus
ESTHER OFARIM – Saturday Night At The World
LOU CHRISTIE – I’m Gonna Make You Mine
DAVID BOWIE – Space Oddity
THE HOLLIES – He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother
BOBBIE GENTRY – I’ll Never Fall In Love Again
THE TEMPTATIONS – Cloud Nine

16 09 1969
BOBBIE GENTRY – I’ll Never Fall In Love Again
LOU CHRISTIE – I’m Gonna Make You Mine
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar
DAVID BOWIE – Space Oddity
SOUNDS NICE feat. TIM MYCROFT – Love At First Sight
JOE COCKER – Delta Lady

23 10 1969
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar
FLEETWOOD MAC – Oh Well
PETER SARSTEDT – As Though It Were A Movie
THE HOLLIES – He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother
THE TREMELOES – (Call Me) Number One
THE UPSETTERS – Return Of Django
 
30 10 1969
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar
JOE DOLAN – Teresa
FRANK SINATRA – Love’s Been Good To Me
JIMMY CLIFF – Wonderful World, Beautiful People
CLODAGH RODGERS – Biljo
JOE COCKER – Delta Lady
FLEETWOOD MAC – Oh Well

06 11 1969
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar
LULU – Oh Me Oh My (I’m A Fool For You Baby)
THE PLASTIC ONO BAND – Cold Turkey
JETHRO TULL – Sweet Dream
ARTHUR CONLEY – Star Review
THE TREMELOES – (Call Me) Number One

13 11 1969
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar
MALCOLM ROBERTS – Love Is All
NANCY SINATRA – The Highway Song
THE TREMELOES – (Call Me) Number One
FLEETWOOD MAC – Oh Well
JETHRO TULL – Sweet Dream
THE BEATLES – Something

27 11 1969
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar
THELMA HOUSTON – Jumping Jack Flash
ROLF HARRIS – Two Little Boys
DAVE CLARK FIVE – Good Old Rock ‘N’ Roll
DUSTY SPRINGFIELD – Brand New Me
BLUE MINK – Melting Pot
KENNY ROGERS & THE FIRST EDITION – Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love To Town

04 12 1969
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar
CLIFF RICHARD – With The Eyes Of A Child
ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK – A Winter World Of Love
MARVIN GAYE & TAMMI TERRELL – The Onion Song
BLUE MINK – Melting Pot
MALCOLM ROBERTS – Love Is All
LOU CHRISTIE – She Sold Me Magic
CILLA BLACK – If I Thought You’d Ever Change Your Mind

11 12 1969
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar
THE KINKS – Victoria
BLUE MINK – Melting Pot
CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL – Green River
MARMALADE – Reflections Of My Life
ROLF HARRIS – Two Little Boys
KENNY ROGERS & THE FIRST EDITION – Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love To Town
TOMMY ROE – Jam Up And Jelly Tight

18 12 1969
ROLF HARRIS – Two Little Boys
VANITY FARE – Hitchin’ A Ride
CUFFLINKS – Tracy
GEORGIE FAME – Seventh Son
ELVIS PRESLEY – Suspicious Minds
CLIFF RICHARD – With The Eyes Of A Child
DAVE CLARK FIVE – Good Old Rock ‘N’ Roll

25 12 1969
THE SCAFFOLD – Lily The Pink
FLEETWOOD MAC – Albatross
CLODAGH RODGERS – Goodnight Midnight
BLUE MINK – Melting Pot
CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL – Bad Moon Rising
MARMALADE – Ob-La-Di-Ob-La-Da
PETER SARSTEDT – Where Do You Go To
ZAGER & EVANS – In The Year 2525 (Exordium And Terminus)
THUNDERCLAP NEWMAN – Something In The Air
THE BEATLES & BILLY PRESTON – Get Back
THE ROLLING STONES – Honky Tonk Women

26 12 1969
TOMMY ROE – Dizzy
HERMAN’S HERMITS – Something’s Happening
THE BEATLES – The Ballad Of John And Yoko
AMEN CORNER – (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice
MARY HOPKIN – Goodbye
DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES – Israelites
LOU CHRISTIE – I’m Gonna Make You Mine
MARVIN GAYE – I Heard It Through The Grapevine
BOBBIE GENTRY – I’ll Never Fall In Love Again
ROLF HARRIS – Two Little Boys
DAVE CLARK FIVE – Good Old Rock ‘N’ Roll
THE ARCHIES – Sugar Sugar

31 12 1969
THE WHO – I Can See For Miles
ADAM FAITH – What Do You Want
ADAM FAITH – Someone Else’s Baby
THE TREMELOES – Silence Is Golden
LULU – Boom Bang-A-Bang WATCH
KENNY BALL & HIS JAZZMEN – Midnight In Moscow
THE BACHELORS – Charmaine
SANDIE SHAW – (There’s) Always Something There To Remind Me
SANDIE SHAW – Puppet On A String 
MARMALADE – Ob-La-Di-Ob-La-Da
ASCOT DANCERS with THE JOHNNY HARRIS ORCHESTRA – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction
THE KINKS – Days
HORST JANKOWSKI – A Walk In The Black Forest
THE HOLLIES – He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother
HELEN SHAPIRO – Walkin’ Back To Happiness
TOM JONES – Delilah
THE ROLLING STONES – Gimme Shelter
CILLA BLACK – Anyone Who Had A Heart
THE SHADOWS – Apachι
CLIFF RICHARD – Bachelor Boy
CLIFF RICHARD – Congratulations
THE BEATLES – I Feel Fine
THE BEATLES – Help

TOP OF THE POPS 1970