WRKO's #1s

ISSUE DATE

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1967

March 23, 1967   Somethin' Stupid Frank & Nancy Sinatra week 12
March 30, 1967   Somethin' Stupid Frank & Nancy Sinatra week 13
April 6, 1967   This Is My Song Petula Clark week 14
April 13, 1967   The Happening The Supremes week 15
April 20, 1967   Release Me Engelbert Humperdinck week 16
April 27, 1967   Sweet Soul Music Arthur Conley week 17
May 4, 1967   Groovin' Young Rascals week 18
May 11, 1967   Groovin' Young Rascals week 19
May 18, 1967   No Good To Cry Wildweeds week 20
May 25, 1967   Can't Take My Eyes Off You Frankie Valli week 21
June 1, 1967   I Can't See Nobody Bee Gees week 22
June 8, 1967   She'd Rather Be With Me Turtles week 23
June 15, 1967   San Francisco Scott McKenzie week 24
June 22, 1967   Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Beatles week 25
June 29, 1967   Windy The Association week 26
July 6, 1967   A Whiter Shade Of Pale Procol Harum week 27
July 13, 1967   A Whiter Shade Of Pale Procol Harum week 28
July 20, 1967   Flowers Rolling Stones week 29
July 27, 1967   All You Need Is Love The Beatles week 30
August 3, 1967   All You Need Is Love The Beatles week 31
August 10, 1967   All You Need Is Love The Beatles week 32
August 17, 1967   Ode To Billie Joe Bobbie Gentry week 33
August 24, 1967   San Franciscan Nights Eric Burdon & The Animals week 34
August 31, 1967   Come Back When You Grow Up Bobby Vee week 35
September 7, 1967   Come Back When You Grow Up Bobby Vee week 36
September 14, 1967   The Letter Box Tops week 37
September 22, 1967   The Letter Box Tops week 38
September 28, 1967   Never My Love Association week 39
October 5, 1967   To Sir With Love Lulu week 40
October 12, 1967   Please Love Me Forever Bobby Vinton week 41
October 19, 1967   Please Love Me Forever Bobby Vinton week 42
October 26, 1967   It Must Be Him Vikki Carr week 43
November 2, 1967   It Must Be Him Vikki Carr week 44
November 9, 1967   Soul Man Sam & Dave week 45
November 16, 1967   I Say A Little Prayer Dionne Warwick week 46
November 23, 1967   I Say A Little Prayer Dionne Warwick week 47
November 30, 1967   I Second That Emotion Smokey & Miracles week 48
December 7, 1967   Hello Goodbye Beatles week 49
December 14, 1967   Hello Goodbye Beatles week 50
December 21, 1967   Woman, Woman Union Gap Featuring Gary Puckett week 51
December 28, 1967   Boogaloo Down Broadway Fantastic Johnny C week 52

 

1968

January 4, 1968   Boogaloo Down Broadway Fantastic Johnny C week 1
January 11, 1968   Skinny Legs And All Joe Tex week 2
January 18, 1968   Spooky Classics IV week 3
January 25, 1968   Spooky Classics IV week 4
February 1, 1968   Love Is Blue Paul Mauriat Orchestra week 5
February 8, 1968   Love Is Blue Paul Mauriat Orchestra week 6
February 15, 1968   Love Is Blue Paul Mauriat week 7
February 22, 1968   Valley Of The Dolls Dionne Warwick week 8
February 29, 1968   Valley Of The Dolls Dionne Warwick week 9
March 7, 1968   Words Bee Gees week 10
March 14, 1968   Love Is All Around Troggs week 11
March 21, 1968   Young Girl Gary Puckett & The Union Gap week 12
March 28, 1968   Young Girl Gary Puckett & The Union Gap week 13
April 4, 1968   Honey Bobby Goldsboro week 14
April 11, 1968   Honey Bobby Goldsboro week 15
April 18, 1968   Honey Bobby Goldsboro week 16
April 25, 1968   A Beautiful Morning Rascals week 17
May 2, 1968   Tighten Up Archie Bell & The Drells week 18
May 9, 1968   Mrs. Robinson Simon & Garfunkel week 19
May 16, 1968   Mrs. Robinson Simon & Garfunkel week 20
May 23, 1968   This Guy's In Love With You Herb Alpert week 21
May 30, 1968   This Guy's In Love With You Herb Alpert week 22
June 6, 1968   This Guy's In Love With You Herb Alpert week 23
June 13, 1968   Angel Of The Morning Merrilee Rush & The Turnabouts week 24
June 20, 1968   The Look Of Love Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66 week 25
June 27, 1968   Jumpin' Jack Flash Rolling Stones week 26
July 4, 1968   Sunshine Of Your Love Cream week 27
July 11, 1968   Sunshine Of Your Love Cream week 28
July 18, 1968   Turn Around, Look At Me Vogues week 29
July 25, 1968   Hello, I Love You Doors week 30
August 1, 1968   People Got To Be Free Rascals week 31
August 8, 1968   People Got To Be Free Rascals week 32
August 15, 1968   Light My Fire Jose Feliciano week 33
August 22, 1968   Light My Fire Jose Feliciano week 34
August 29, 1968   Born To Be Wild Steppenwolf week 35
September 5, 1968   Harper Valley P. T. A. Jeannie Riley week 36
September 12, 1968   Harper Valley P. T. A. Jeannie Riley week 37
September 19, 1968   Hey Jude Beatles week 38
September 26, 1968   Hey Jude Beatles week 39
October 3, 1968   Hey Jude Beatles week 40
October 10, 1968   Those Were The Days Mary Hopkin week 41
October 17, 1968   Those Were The Days Mary Hopkin week 42
October 24, 1968   Love Child Diana Ross & The Supremes week 43
October 31, 1968   Love Child Diana Ross & The Supremes week 44
November 7, 1968   Magic Carpet Ride Steppenwolf week 45
November 14, 1968   Abraham, Martin And John Dion week 46
November 21, 1968   Both Sides Now Judy Collins week 47
November 28, 1968   Both Sides Now Judy Collins week 48
December 5, 1968   I Heard It Through The Grapevine Marvin Gaye week 49
December 12, 1968   I Heard It Through The Grapevine Marvin Gaye week 50
December 19, 1968   I Heard It Through The Grapevine Marvin Gaye week 51
December 26, 1968   I Heard It Through The Grapevine Marvin Gaye week 52
 
1969
January 2, 1969   Hooked On A Feeling B. J. Thomas week 1
January 9, 1969   I'm Gonna Make You Love Me Supremes & The Temptations week 2
January 16, 1969   Crimson And Clover Tommy James & The Shondells week 3
January 23, 1969   Crimson And Clover Tommy James & The Shondells week 4
January 30, 1969   Crimson And Clover Tommy James & The Shondells week 5
February 6, 1969   Sweet Cream Ladies, Forward March Box Tops week 6
February 13, 1969   I'm Livin' In Shame Diana Ross & The Supremes week 7
February 20, 1969   Traces Classics IV week 8
February 27, 1969   Dizzy Tommy Roe week 9
March 6, 1969   Indian Giver 1910 Fruitgum Co. week 10
March 13, 1969   Time Of The Season Zombies week 11
March 20, 1969   You've Made Me So Very Happy Blood, Sweat & Tears week 12
March 27, 1969   Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In Fifth Dimension week 13
April 3, 1969   Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In Fifth Dimension week 14
April 10, 1969   Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In Fifth Dimension week 15
April 17, 1969   These Eyes Guess Who week 16
April 24, 1969   The Boxer Simon & Garfunkel week 17
May 1, 1969   Gimme Gimme Good Lovin' Crazy Elephant week 18
May 8, 1969   It's Your Thing Isley Brothers week 19
May 15, 1969   Get Back Beatles week 20
May 22, 1969   Get Back Beatles week 21
May 29, 1969   In The Ghetto Elvis Presley week 22
June 5, 1969   Love Theme From Romeo And Juliet Henry Mancini Orchestra week 23
June 12, 1969   Love Theme From Romeo And Juliet Henry Mancini Orchestra week 24
June 19, 1969   Spinning Wheel Blood, Sweat & Tears week 25
June 26, 1969   Spinning Wheel Blood, Sweat & Tears week 26
July 3, 1969   In The Year 2525 Zager & Evans week 27
July 10, 1969   In The Year 2525 Zager & Evans week 28
July 17, 1969   Sweet Caroline Neil Diamond week 29
July 24, 1969   Sweet Caroline Neil Diamond week 30
July 31, 1969   Honky Tonk Women The Rolling Stones week 31
August 7, 1969   Honky Tonk Women Rolling Stones week 32
August 14, 1969   Sugar, Sugar Archies week 33
August 21, 1969   Sugar, Sugar Archies week 34
August 28, 1969   Green River Creedence Clearwater Revival week 35
September 4, 1969   Jean Oliver week 36
September 11, 1969   Jean Oliver week 37
September 18, 1969   Little Woman Bobby Sherman week 38
September 25, 1969   Hurt So Bad Lettermen week 39
October 2, 1969   Smile A Little Smile For Me The Flying Machine week 40
October 9, 1969   Smile A Little Smile For Me Flying Machine week 41
October 16, 1969   Smile A Little Smile For Me Flying Machine week 42
October 23, 1969   Wedding Bell Blues Fifth Dimension week 43
October 30, 1969   Wedding Bell Blues Fifth Dimension week 44
November 6, 1969   Take A Letter Maria R. B. Greaves week 45
November 13, 1969   And When I Die Blood, Sweat & Tears week 46
November 20, 1969   Leaving On A Jet Plane Peter, Paul & Mary week 47
November 27, 1969   Leaving On A Jet Plane Peter, Paul & Mary week 48
December 4, 1969   Leaving On A Jet Plane Peter, Paul & Mary week 49
December 11, 1969   Leaving On A Jet Plane Peter, Paul & Mary week 50
December 18, 1969   Midnight Cowboy Ferrante & Teicher week 51
December 25, 1969   Whole Lotta Love Led Zeppelin week 52
 
1970
January 1, 1970   Venus Shocking Blue week 1
January 8, 1970   Venus Shocking Blue week 2
January 15, 1970   Venus Shocking Blue week 3
January 22, 1970   Arizona Mark Lindsay week 4
January 29, 1970   No Time Guess Who week 5
February 5, 1970   Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon & Garfunkel week 6
February 12, 1970   Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon & Garfunkel week 7
February 19, 1970   Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon & Garfunkel week 8
February 26, 1970   Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon & Garfunkel week 9
March 5, 1970   Instant Karma John Lennon week 10
March 12, 1970   Let It Be Beatles week 11
March 19, 1970   Let It Be Beatles week 12
March 26, 1970   Let It Be Beatles week 13
April 2, 1970   Let It Be Beatles week 14
April 9, 1970   Let It Be Beatles week 15
April 16, 1970   Come And Get It Badfinger week 16
April 23, 1970   Come And Get It Badfinger week 17
April 30, 1970   Which Way You Going Billy Poppy Family week 18
May 7, 1970   Get Ready Rare Earth week 19
May 14, 1970   Get Ready Rare Earth week 20
May 21, 1970   Lay Down (Candles In The Rain) Melanie week 21
May 28, 1970   Lay Down (Candles In The Rain) Melanie week 22
June 4, 1970   Lay Down (Candles In The Rain) Melanie week 23
June 11, 1970   Love On A Two Way Street Moments week 24
June 18, 1970   Love On A Two-Way Street Moments week 25
June 25, 1970   (They Long To Be) Close To You Carpenters week 26
July 2, 1970   (They Long To Be) Close To You Carpenters week 27
July 9, 1970   Close To You Carpenters week 28
July 16, 1970   Make It With You Bread week 29
July 23, 1970   Make It With You Bread week 30
July 30, 1970   Make It With You Bread week 31
August 6, 1970   Make It With You Bread week 32
August 13, 1970   Tell It All Brother Kenny Rogers week 33
August 20, 1970   War Edwin Starr week 34
August 27, 1970   War Edwin Starr week 35
September 3, 1970   War Edwin Starr week 36
September 10, 1970   Cracklin' Rosie Neil Diamond week 37
September 17, 1970   Cracklin' Rosie Neil Diamond week 38
September 24, 1970   We've Only Just Begun Carpenters week 39
October 1, 1970   We've Only Just Begun Carpenters week 40
October 8, 1970   I'll Be There The Jackson Five week 41
October 15, 1970   I'll Be There The Jackson Five week 42
October 22, 1970   Fire And Rain James Taylor week 43
October 29, 1970   Fire And Rain James Taylor week 44
November 5, 1970   Fire And Rain James Taylor week 45
November 12, 1970   I Think I Love You Partridge Family week 46
November 19, 1970   I Think I Love You Partridge Family week 47
November 26, 1970   I Think I Love You Partridge Family week 48
December 3, 1970   One Less Bell To Answer Fifth Dimension week 49
December 10, 1970   My Sweet Lord George Harrison week 50
December 17, 1970   My Sweet Lord George Harrison week 51
December 24, 1970   Knock Three Times Dawn week 52
December 31, 1970   Knock Three Times Dawn week 53
 
1971
January 7, 1971   Knock Three Times Dawn week 01
January 14, 1971   Rose Garden Lynn Anderson week 02
January 21, 1971   Rose Garden Lynn Anderson week 03
January 28, 1971   One Bad Apple Osmonds week 04
February 4, 1971   One Bad Apple Osmonds week 05
February 11, 1971   One Bad Apple Osmonds week 06
February 18, 1971   Mr. Bojangles Nitty Gritty Dirt Band week 07
February 25, 1971   Wild World Cat Stevens week 08
March 4, 1971   Wild World Cat Stevens week 09
March 11, 1971   For All We Know Carpenters week 10
March 18, 1971   For All We Know Carpenters week 11
March 25, 1971   Joy To The World Three Dog Night week 12
April 1, 1971   Joy To The World Three Dog Night week 13
April 8, 1971   Joy To The World Three Dog Night week 14
April 15, 1971   Joy To The World Three Dog Night week 15
April 22, 1971   Joy To The World Three Dog Night week 16
April 29, 1971   I Don't Know How To Love Him Helen Reddy week 17
May 6, 1971   Brown Sugar Rolling Stones week 18
May 13, 1971   Brown Sugar Rolling Stones week 19
May 20, 1971   It's Too Late Carole King week 20
May 27, 1971   It's Too Late Carole King week 21
June 3, 1971   It's Too Late Carole King week 22
June 10, 1971   It's Too Late Carole King week 23
June 17, 1971   Indian Reservation Raiders week 24
June 24, 1971   You've Got A Friend James Taylor week 25
July 1, 1971   You've Got A Friend James Taylor week 26
July 8, 1971   You've Got A Friend James Taylor week 27
July 15, 1971   That's The Way I've Always Heard It Should Be Carly Simon week 28
July 22, 1971   Mr. Big Stuff Jean Knight week 29
July 29, 1971   How Can You Mend A Broken Heart Bee Gees week 30
August 5, 1971   How Can You Mend A Broken Heart Bee Gees week 31
August 12, 1971   Reason To Believe Rod Stewart week 32
August 12, 1971   Maggie May Rod Stewart week 33
August 19, 1971   Reason To Believe Rod Stewart week 34
August 19, 1971   Maggie May Rod Stewart week 35