Hot 100 1965

This is every Billboard Hot 100 single released in 1965 with the exception of any single that only made it under the Hot 100 (commonly known as a “Bubbling Under”).

Information includes:

  • The songs official debut date (which is not always the song’s official release date)
  • The song’s official peak position
  • Song Title
  • Artist
  • The total time of the 45 single version
  • The original catalog label and number (when available)

The ascending order of each week is placed by the highest ranked position to the lowest ranked entry.

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HOT 100 DEBUTS JANUARY 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jan 2 14 Alvin Cash & The Crawlers Twine Time 2:26 Mar-V-Lus 6002
Jan 2 15 Beau Brummels, The Laugh, Laugh 2:45 Autumn 8
Jan 2 23 Sue Thompson Paper Tiger 2:25 Hickory 45-1284
Jan 2 34 Mary Wells Use Your Head 2:10 20th Century Fox 555
Jan 2 50 Billy Edd Wheeler Ode To The Little Brown Shack Out Back 3:05 Kapp 617
Jan 2 70 Chubby Checker Lovely, Lovely (Loverly, Loverly) 2:27 Parkway 936
Jan 2 86 Little Milton Blind Man 2:59 Checker 1096
Jan 2 89 Bill Black’s Combo So What 2:23 Hi 45-2055
Jan 2 95 Garnet Mimms and the Enchanters A Little Bit Of Soap 2:21 United Artists 796
Jan 2 99 Bobby Bland Black Night 2:47 Duke 386
Jan 9 4 Kingsmen, The The Jolly Green Giant 1:56 Wand 172
Jan 9 6 Zombies, The Tell Her No 2:05 Parrot 9723
Jan 9 7 Sam Cooke Shake 2:43 RCA Victor 47-8486
Jan 9 9 Peter and Gordon I Go To Pieces 2:20 Capitol 5335
Jan 9 13 Dobie Gray The “‘In” Crowd 2:51 Charger 105
Jan 9 19 Rolling Stones, The Heart Of Stone 2:48 London 9725
Jan 9 54 Ronnie Dove Hello Pretty Girl 2:33 Diamond 176
Jan 9 60 Reparata and the Delrons Whenever A Teenager Cries 2:46 World Artists 1036
Jan 9 78 Bobby Bland Blind Man 3:31 Duke 386
Jan 9 87 Brenda Lee The Crying Game 2:38 Decca 31728
Jan 9 88 Novas, The The Crusher 2:07 Parrot 45005
Jan 9 91 Mitty Collier No Faith, No Love 3:09 Chess 1918
Jan 9 95 Barbara Lynn It’s Better To Have It 2:50 Jamie 1292
Jan 9 96 Nella Dodds Finders Keepers, Losers Weepers 2:33 Wand 171
Jan 16 1 Gary Lewis and the Playboys This Diamond Ring 2:05 Liberty 55756
Jan 16 1 Temptations, The My Girl 2:55 Gordy 7038
Jan 16 8 Ad Libs, The The Boy From New York City 2:50 Blue Cat 102
Jan 16 12 4 Seasons, The Featuring the “sound” of Frankie Valli Bye, Bye, Baby (Baby Goodbye) 2:33 Philips 40260
Jan 16 31 Adam Faith with The Roulettes It’s Alright 2:24 Amy 913
Jan 16 45 Brenda Lee Thanks A Lot 2:37 Decca 31728
Jan 16 47 Al Hirt Fancy Pants 1:55 RCA Victor 47-8487
Jan 16 52 Al Martino My Heart Would Know 2:27 Capitol 5341
Jan 16 68 Manhattans, The I Wanna Be (Your Everything) 2:39 Carnival 507
Jan 16 98 Exciters, The I Want You To Be My Boy 2:20 Roulette 4591
Jan 23 3 Jewel Akens The Birds And The Bees 2:07 Era 3141
Jan 23 11 Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra Red Roses For A Blue Lady 2:20 Decca 31722
Jan 23 13 Bobby Goldsboro Little Things 2:25 United Artists 810
Jan 23 20 Trini Lopez Lemon Tree 2:50 Reprise 0336
Jan 23 25 Buck Owens I’ve Got A Tiger By The Tail 2:10 Capitol 5336
Jan 23 30 Peter, Paul and Mary For Lovin’ Me 2:07 Warner Bros. 5496
Jan 23 40 Newbeats, The Break Away (From That Boy) 2:25 Hickory 45-1290
Jan 23 43 Connie Francis Whose Heart Are You Breaking Tonight 2:21 MGM 13303
Jan 23 55 Billy Strange Goldfinger 2:13 GNP Crescendo 334
Jan 23 55 Rag Dolls, The Dusty 2:45 Mala 493
Jan 23 73 Ed Ames Try To Remember 2:32 RCA Victor 47-8483
Jan 23 96 George Jones The Race Is On 2:05 United Artists 751
Jan 30 2 Herman’s Hermits Can’t You Hear My Heartbeat 2:15 MGM 13310
Jan 30 4 Roger Miller King Of The Road 2:25 Smash 1965
Jan 30 8 Shirley Bassey Goldfinger 2:47 United Artists 790
Jan 30 29 Searchers, The What Have They Done To The Rain 2:30 Kapp 644
Jan 30 31 Sam Cooke A Change Is Gonna Come 2:36 RCA Victor 47-8486
Jan 30 43 Drifters, The At The Club 2:53 Atlantic 45-2268
Jan 30 58 Nancy Wilson Don’t Come Running Back To Me 2:11 Capitol 5340
Jan 30 64 Velvelettes, The He Was Really Sayin’ Somethin’ 2:30 V.I.P. 25013
Jan 30 64 Richard Burton Married Man 2:29 MGM 13307
Jan 30 65 Wayne Newton Comin’ On Too Strong 2:18 Capitol 5338
Jan 30 70 Ventures, The Diamond Head 2:01 Dolton 303
Jan 30 72 Lorne Greene The Man 2:49 RCA Victor 47-8490
Jan 30 74 Otis Redding That’s How Strong My Love Is 2:24 Volt 124
Jan 30 83 Righteous Brothers, The Bring Your Love To Me 2:15 Moonglow 238
Jan 30 85 Jackie Ross Jerk And Twine 2:35 Chess 1920
Jan 30 88 Adam Wade Crying In The Chapel 2:38 Epic 5-9752
Jan 30 92 Jimmy Cross I Want My Baby Back 3:30 Tollie 9039
Jan 30 96 Jack LaForge, His Piano and Orchestra Goldfinger 2:43 Regina 1323
Jan 30 96 Aretha Franklin Can’t You Just See Me 2:00 Columbia 4-43203

HOT 100 DEBUTS February 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Feb 6 6 Gerry and the Pacemakers Ferry Across The Mersey 2:22 Laurie 3284
Feb 6 10 Vic Dana Red Roses For A Blue Lady 2:45 Dolton 304
Feb 6 10 Little Anthony and the Imperials Hurt So Bad 2:15 DCP 1128
Feb 6 14 Dave Clark Five, The Come Home 2:49 Epic 5-9763
Feb 6 15 Animals, The Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood 2:26 MGM 13311
Feb 6 20 Johnny Rivers Midnight Special 2:24 Imperial 66087
Feb 6 24 Four Tops Ask The Lonely 2:55 Motown 1073
Feb 6 32 Trade Winds, The New York’s A Lonely Town 2:17 Red Bird 10-020
Feb 6 33 Fontella Bass & Bobby McClure Don’t Mess Up A Good Thing 2:50 Checker 1097
Feb 6 52 Ronettes, The Featuring Veronica Born To Be Together 2:38 Philles 126
Feb 6 58 Ray Charles Cry 3:25 ABC-Paramount 45-10615
Feb 6 67 Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas It’s Gotta Last Forever 2:26 Imperial 66085
Feb 6 79 Bobby Darin Hello, Dolly! 3:12 Capitol 5359
Feb 6 93 Jan Bradley I’m Over You 2:23 Chess 1919
Feb 6 99 Bobby Vee Cross My Heart 2:17 Liberty 55761
Feb 6 100 Sonny Knight Love Me As Though There Were No Tomorrow 2:04 Aura 4505
Feb 13 4 Jr. Walker & the All Stars Shotgun 2:54 Soul 35008
Feb 13 14 Impressions, The People Get Ready 2:37 ABC-Paramount 45-10622
Feb 13 21 Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames Yeh, Yeh 2:20 Imperial 66086
Feb 13 21 Roy Orbison Goodnight 2:23 Monument 45-873
Feb 13 34 Tony Bennett with The Will Bronson Chorus If I Ruled The World 3:00 Columbia 4-43220
Feb 13 51 Johnny Tillotson Angel 2:11 MGM 13316
Feb 13 56 Maxine Brown It’s Gonna Be Alright 2:35 Wand 173
Feb 13 64 Arrows, The Featuring Davie Allan Apache ’65 2:13 Tower 116
Feb 13 67 Julie Rogers Like A Child 2:47 Mercury 72380
Feb 13 74 Hullaballoos, The Did You Ever 1:57 Roulette 4593
Feb 13 80 Johnny Cash Orange Blossom Special 3:06 Columbia 4-43206
Feb 13 84 LaVern Baker Fly Me To The Moon 2:57 Atlantic 45-2267
Feb 13 91 P.J. Proby Somewhere 3:05 Liberty 55757
Feb 13 96 Walter Jackson Suddenly I’m All Alone 2:56 Okeh 4-7215
Feb 13 98 Bobby Rydell Diana 2:40 Capitol 5352
Feb 20 1 Supremes, The Stop! In The Name Of Love 2:51 Motown 1074
Feb 20 1 Beatles, The Eight Days A Week 2:43 Capitol 5371
Feb 20 10 Moody Blues, The Go Now! 3:10 London 9726
Feb 20 22 Dean Martin Send Me The Pillow You Dream On 2:32 Reprise 0344
Feb 20 23 Chad & Jeremy If I Loved You 2:08 World Artists 1041
Feb 20 39 Beatles, The I Don’t Want To Spoil The Party 2:38 Capitol 5371
Feb 20 41 Otis Redding Mr. Pitiful 2:26 Volt 124
Feb 20 46 Joe Tex You Better Get It 3:21 Dial 45-4003
Feb 20 50 Manfred Mann Come Tomorrow 2:43 Ascot 2170
Feb 20 68 Herb Alpert’s Tijuana Brass Whipped Cream 2:29 A&M 760
Feb 20 76 Johnny Rivers Cupid 2:35 Imperial 66087
Feb 20 87 Ruby and the Romantics Does He Really Care For Me 1:53 Kapp 646
Feb 20 96 Timi Yuro You Can Have Him 2:55 Mercury 72391
Feb 27 8 Martha & the Vandellas Nowhere To Run 2:48 Gordy 7039
Feb 27 12 Beach Boys, The Do You Wanna Dance? 2:25 Capitol 5372
Feb 27 15 Jack Jones The Race Is On 1:43 Kapp 651
Feb 27 21 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires, Jubilee Four Do The Clam 3:17 RCA Victor 47-8500
Feb 27 23 Wayne Newton Red Roses For A Blue Lady 2:20 Capitol 5366
Feb 27 26 Marianne Faithfull Come And Stay With Me 2:25 London 9731
Feb 27 30 Cannibal and The Headhunters Land Of 1000 Dances 2:10 Rampart 642
Feb 27 30 Del Shannon Stranger In Town 2:28 Amy 919
Feb 27 31 Gene Pitney I Must Be Seeing Things 2:27 Musicor 1070
Feb 27 51 Joe Tex You Got What It Takes 2:12 Dial 45-4003
Feb 27 62 Dionne Warwick Who Can I Turn To 3:05 Scepter 1298
Feb 27 68 Beatles, The 4-By The Beatles (EP)   Capitol R-5365
Feb 27 68 Beatles, The 4-By The Beatles (Honey Don’t)   Capitol R-5365 A
Feb 27 68 Beatles, The 4-By The Beatles (I’m A Loser)   Capitol R-5365 A
Feb 27 68 Beatles, The 4-By The Beatles (Mr. Moonlight)   Capitol R-5365 B
Feb 27 68 Beatles, The 4-By The Beatles (Everybody’s Trying To Be My Baby)   Capitol R-5365 B
Feb 27 72 Ray Charles Singers, The This Is My Prayer 2:18 Command 45-4059
Feb 27 93 Peggy Lee Pass Me By 2:23 Capitol 5346
Feb 27 94 Jackie Wilson Danny Boy 4:08 Brunswick 55277

HOT 100 DEBUTS March 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Mar 6 17 Bobby Vinton Long Lonely Nights 2:26 Epic 5-9768
Mar 6 22 Solomon Burke Got To Get You Off My Mind 2:32 Atlantic 45-2276
Mar 6 25 Brenda Holloway When I’m Gone 2:05 Tamla 54111
Mar 6 40 Major Lance Come See 2:21 Okeh 4-7216
Mar 6 42 Sandie Shaw Girl Don’t Come 2:10 Reprise 0342
Mar 6 48 Connie Francis For Mama (La Mamma) 3:25 MGM 13325
Mar 6 52 Beach Boys, The Please Let Me Wonder 2:45 Capitol 5372
Mar 6 54 Jerry Vale For Mama 2:47 Columbia 4-43232
Mar 6 64 Jerry Butler Good Times 2:25 Vee-Jay 651
Mar 6 77 Steve Alaimo Real Live Girl 2:22 ABC-Paramount 45-10620
Mar 6 80 Three Degrees, The Gee Baby (I’m Sorry) 2:06 Swan 4197
Mar 6 92 Gene Chandler You Can’t Hurt Me No More 2:30 Constellation 146
Mar 6 97 Mongo Santamaria El Pussy Cat 2:44 Columbia 4-43171
Mar 6 98 Jimmy Witherspoon You’re Next 2:15 Prestige 45-341
Mar 13 1 Freddie and the Dreamers I’m Telling You Now 2:05 Tower 125
Mar 13 6 Kinks, The Tired Of Waiting For You 2:30 Reprise 0347
Mar 13 12 Glenn Yarbrough Baby The Rain Must Fall 2:17 RCA Victor 47-8498
Mar 13 14 Ronnie Dove One Kiss For Old Times’ Sake 2:58 Diamond 179
Mar 13 36 Ikettes, The Peaches “N” Cream 2:15 Modern 45-1005
Mar 13 36 Freddie and the Dreamers I Understand (Just How You Feel) 2:32 Mercury 72377
Mar 13 43 Johnny Bond 10 Little Bottles 3:32 Starday 704
Mar 13 46 Bobbi Martin I Can’t Stop Thinking Of You 2:50 Coral 62447
Mar 13 46 Frank Sinatra Anytime At All 2:23 Reprise 0350
Mar 13 55 Reflections, The Poor Man’s Son 2:42 Golden World 20
Mar 13 56 Jan & Dean (Here They Come) From All Over The World 2:40 Liberty 55766
Mar 13 67 Thee Midniters Land Of A Thousand Dances (Part 1) 2:28 Chattahoochee 666-1
Mar 13 72 John Barry and His Orchestra Goldfinger 2:22 United Artists 791
Mar 13 75 Dionne Warwick You Can Have Him 3:23 Scepter 1294
Mar 13 87 Dick and DeeDee Be My Baby 1:53 Warner Bros. 5608
Mar 13 88 Jim Reeves This Is It 3:03 RCA Victor 47-8508
Mar 13 91 Dusty Springfield Losing You 2:59 Philips 40270
Mar 13 98 Nashville Teens, The Find My Way Back Home 2:20 London 9736
Mar 13 100 Ian Whitcomb & Bluesville This Sporting Life 2:54 Tower 120
Mar 20 1 Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders Game Of Love 2:04 Fontana 1509
Mar 20 3 Petula Clark I Know A Place 2:43 Warner Bros. 5612
Mar 20 8 Shirley Ellis The Clapping Song (Clap Pat Clap Slap) 2:42 Congress 234
Mar 20 8 Marvin Gaye I’ll Be Doggone 2:52 Tamla 54112
Mar 20 10 Sounds Orchestral Cast Your Fate To The Wind 3:11 Parkway 942
Mar 20 21 Searchers, The Bumble Bee 2:11 Kapp 49
Mar 20 54 Mary Wells Never, Never Leave Me 2:40 20th Century Fox 570
Mar 20 66 Uniques, The Featuring Joe Stampley Not Too Long Ago 2:21 Paula 219
Mar 20 86 Roddie Joy Come Back Baby 2:20 Red Bird 10-021
Mar 20 89 Detergents, The Double-O-Seven 3:28 Roulette 4603
Mar 20 96 Rick Nelson Mean Old World 2:07 Decca 31756
Mar 20 97 Willie Tee Teasin’ You 2:41 Atlantic 45-2273
Mar 27 4 Seekers, The I’ll Never Find Another You 2:40 Capitol 5385
Mar 27 9 Rolling Stones, The The Last Time 3:35 London 9741
Mar 27 16 Miracles, The Ooo Baby Baby 2:42 Tamla 54113
Mar 27 25 Little Milton We’re Gonna Make It 2:32 Checker 1105
Mar 27 26 Billy Stewart I Do Love You 2:58 Chess 1922
Mar 27 31 Tony Clarke The Entertainer 2:34 Chess 1924
Mar 27 40 Allan Sherman Crazy Downtown 2:40 Warner Bros. 5614
Mar 27 53 Al Martino Somebody Else Is Taking My Place 2:15 Capitol 5384
Mar 27 57 Jay & the Americans Think Of The Good Times 2:28 United Artists 845
Mar 27 59 Alvin Cash & The Crawlers The Barracuda 2:18 Mar-V-Lus 6005
Mar 27 71 Lesley Gore All Of My Life 2:34 Mercury 72412
Mar 27 93 Who, The I Can’t Explain 2:05 Decca 31725

HOT 100 DEBUTS April 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Apr 3 2 Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs Wooly Bully 2:20 MGM 13322
Apr 3 2 Gary Lewis and the Playboys Count Me In 2:17 Liberty 55778
Apr 3 5 Herman’s Hermits Silhouettes 1:57 MGM 13332
Apr 3 13 Sir Douglas Quintet She’s About A Mover 2:20 Tribe 45-8308
Apr 3 18 Temptations, The It’s Growing 2:57 Gordy 7040
Apr 3 20 Dixie Cups, The Iko Iko 2:05 Red Bird 10-024
Apr 3 29 Impressions, The Woman’s Got Soul 2:23 ABC-Paramount 45-10647
Apr 3 36 Andy Williams And Roses And Roses 2:24 Columbia 4-43257
Apr 3 39 Bob Dylan Subterranean Homesick Blues 2:17 Columbia 4-43242
Apr 3 40 Chubby Checker Let’s Do The Freddie 2:23 Parkway 949
Apr 3 50 Newbeats, The (The Bees Are For The Birds) The Birds Are For The Bees 2:08 Hickory 45-1305
Apr 3 52 Searchers, The Goodbye My Lover Goodbye 2:55 Kapp 658
Apr 3 53 Shangri-Las, The Out In The Streets 2:39 Red Bird 10-025
Apr 3 54 Brenda Lee Truly, Truly, True 2:40 Decca 31762
Apr 3 69 Dobie Gray (See You At The) “Go-Go” 2:40 Charger 107
Apr 3 77 Barbra Streisand Why Did I Choose You 3:44 Columbia 4-43248
Apr 3 84 Ben E. King The Record (Baby I Love You) 2:29 Atco 45-6343
Apr 3 91 Waikikis, The Hawaii Honeymoon 2:00 Kapp 52
Apr 3 95 Chuck Berry Dear Dad 1:50 Chess 1926
Apr 10 9 Righteous Brothers, The Just Once In My Life 3:55 Philles 127
Apr 10 10 Tom Jones It’s Not Unusual 2:03 Parrot 9737
Apr 10 23 Gerry and the Pacemakers It’s Gonna Be Alright 2:09 Laurie 3293
Apr 10 25 Perry Como Dream On Little Dreamer 2:18 RCA Victor 47-8533
Apr 10 41 Sam Cooke It’s Got The Whole World Shakin’ 2:42 RCA Victor 47-8539
Apr 10 51 Chad Stuart and Jeremy Clyde What Do You Want With Me 2:48 World Artists 1052
Apr 10 56 Joe Tex A Woman Can Change A Man 2:35 Dial 45-4006
Apr 10 58 Zombies, The She’s Coming Home 2:35 Parrot 9747
Apr 10 64 4 Seasons, The Featuring the “sound” of Frankie Valli Toy Soldier 2:28 Philips 40278
Apr 10 75 Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra Apples And Bananas 2:07 Dot 45-16697
Apr 10 91 Jimmy McCracklin Every Night, Every Day 2:38 Imperial 66094
Apr 10 95 Joe Tex Don’t Let Your Left Hand Know 2:15 Dial 45-4006
Apr 10 97 Roger Williams Try To Remember 2:29 Kapp 48
Apr 17 1 Herman’s Hermits Mrs. Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter 2:46 MGM 13341
Apr 17 1 Beach Boys, The Help Me, Rhonda 2:45 Capitol 5395
Apr 17 8 Beau Brummels, The Just A Little 2:22 Autumn 10
Apr 17 14 Peter and Gordon True Love Ways 2:36 Capitol 5406
Apr 17 18 Gene Chandler Nothing Can Stop Me 2:53 Constellation 149
Apr 17 23 Dave Clark Five, The Reelin’ And Rockin’ 2:47 Epic 5-9786
Apr 17 30 Vic Damone You Were Only Fooling (While I Was Falling In Love) 2:30 Warner Bros. 5616
Apr 17 57 Al Hirt Al’s Place 2:17 RCA Victor 47-8542
Apr 17 79 Ray Charles and his Orchestra I Gotta Woman (Part One) 2:55 ABC-Paramount 45-10649
Apr 17 94 Billy Vaughn Mexican Pearls 2:17 Dot 45-16706
Apr 17 97 Adam Faith Talk About Love 2:37 Amy 922
Apr 17 99 George and Gene (George Jones and Gene Pitney) I’ve Got Five Dollars And It’s Saturday Night 2:05 Musicor 1066
Apr 24 1 Beatles, The Ticket To Ride 3:02 Capitol 5407
Apr 24 3 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Crying In The Chapel 2:22 RCA 447-0643
Apr 24 8 Patti Page Hush, Hush Sweet Charlotte 2:29 Columbia 4-43251
Apr 24 12 Jody Miller Queen Of The House 2:18 Capitol 5402
Apr 24 18 Freddie & the Dreamers Do The Freddie 1:59 Mercury 72428
Apr 24 53 Connie Stevens Now That You’ve Gone (Puisque Tu Pars) 2:52 Warner Bros. 5610
Apr 24 55 Chuck Jackson & Maxine Brown Something You Got 2:50 Wand 181
Apr 24 60 Drifters, The Come On Over To My Place 2:25 Atlantic 45-2285
Apr 24 66 Julie Andrews- Dick Van Dyke and the Pearlies Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious 2:03 Buena Vista 434
Apr 24 75 Chuck Jackson I Need You 3:05 Wand 179
Apr 24 76 Soupy Sales The Mouse 2:37 ABC-Paramount 45-10646
Apr 24 81 New Christy Minstrels, The Chim, Chim, Cheree 1:58 Columbia 4-43215
Apr 24 90 Drifters, The Chains Of Love 2:45 Atlantic 45-2285
Apr 24 93 Bobby Bland Ain’t No Telling 2:22 Duke 390

HOT 100 DEBUTS May 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
May 1 1 Supremes, The Back In My Arms Again 2:50 Motown 1075
May 1 21 Freddie and the Dreamers You Were Made For Me 2:17 Tower 127
May 1 27 Bobby Goldsboro Voodoo Woman 2:14 United Artists 862
May 1 28 Unit Four Plus Two Concrete And Clay 2:14 London 9751
May 1 33 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra Three O’Clock In The Morning 2:30 Decca 31778
May 1 35 Eddie Rambeau Concrete And Clay 2:14 DynoVoice 204
May 1 46 Beatles, The Yes It Is 2:40 Capitol 5407
May 1 47 Tom and Jerrio Boo-Ga-Loo 2:10 ABC-Paramount 45-10638
May 1 57 Connie Francis Wishing It Was You 2:54 MGM 13331
May 1 68 Jewel Akens Georgie Porgie 2:08 Era 3142
May 1 77 Sapphires, The Gotta Have Your Love 2:17 ABC-Paramount 45-10639
May 1 81 Olympics, The Good Lovin’ 2:30 Loma 2013
May 1 94 Trini Lopez Sad Tomorrows 2:47 Reprise 0328
May 1 97 Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames In The Meantime 2:36 Imperial 66104
May 1 100 Ad Libs, The He Ain’t No Angel 2:30 Blue Cat 114
May 8 7 Roger Miller Engine Engine #9 2:13 Smash 1983
May 8 12 Horst Jankowski, His Orchestra and Chorus A Walk In The Black Forest 2:50 Mercury 72425
May 8 13 Gene Pitney Last Chance To Turn Around 2:49 Musicor 1093
May 8 22 Guess Who? Shakin’ All Over 2:39 Scepter 1295
May 8 22 Bobby Vinton L-O-N-E-L-Y 2:22 Epic 5-9791
May 8 48 O’Jays, The Lipstick Traces (On A Cigarette) 2:35 Imperial 66102
May 8 54 Esther Phillips And I Love Him 2:40 Atlantic 45-2281
May 8 64 Sunglows, The Peanuts (La Cacahuata) 2:25 Sunglow 107
May 8 65 Kingsmen, The The Climb 2:32 Wand 183
May 8 66 James Phelps Love Is A 5-Letter Word 3:25 Argo 5499
May 8 67 Righteous Brothers, The You Can Have Her 2:50 Moonglow 45-239
May 8 85 Bobby Vee Keep On Trying 2:37 Liberty 55790
May 8 91 Radiants It Ain’t No Big Thing 2:46 Chess 1925
May 8 92 Reparata and the Delrons Tommy 2:38 World Artists 1051
May 15 1 Four Tops I Can’t Help Myself 2:43 Motown 1076
May 15 1 Byrds, The Mr. Tambourine Man 2:18 Columbia 4-43271
May 15 5 Barbara Mason Yes, I’m Ready 3:04 Arctic 105
May 15 6 Yardbirds, The For Your Love 2:27 Epic 5-9790
May 15 14 Dickey Lee Laurie (Strange Things Happen) 2:56 TCF Hall 102
May 15 17 Chad and Jeremy Before And After 2:37 Columbia 4-43277
May 15 21 Otis Redding I’ve Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now) 2:49 Volt 126
May 15 23 Donovan Catch The Wind 2:17 Hickory 45-1309
May 15 32 Animals, The Bring It On Home To Me 2:40 MGM 13339
May 15 37 Marvelows, The I Do 2:26 ABC-Paramount 45-10629
May 15 60 Eddy Arnold What’s He Doing In My World 2:07 RCA Victor 47-8516
May 15 83 Buck Owens Before You Go 2:09 Capitol 5410
May 15 91 Peter, Paul & Mary When The Ship Comes In 2:35 Warner Bros. 5625
May 22 7 Jackie De Shannon What The World Needs Now Is Love 3:10 Imperial 66110
May 22 8 Ian Whitcomb and Bluesville You Turn Me On (Turn On Song) 2:42 Tower 134
May 22 27 Jan & Dean You Really Know How To Hurt A Guy 2:57 Liberty 55792
May 22 32 Dean Martin (Remember Me) I’m The One Who Loves You 2:24 Reprise 0369
May 22 52 Wayne Newton I’ll Be With You In Apple Blossom Time 2:23 Capitol 5419
May 22 82 Frank Sinatra Tell Her (You Love Her Every Day) 2:40 Reprise 0373
May 22 61 Ovations, The (Featuring Louis Williams) It’s Wonderful To Be In Love 2:52 Goldwax 113
May 22 66 Vic Dana Bring A Little Sunshine (To My Heart) 2:31 Dolton 305
May 22 93 Them Gloria 2:37 Parrot 9727
May 22 95 Del Shannon Break Up 2:12 Amy 925
May 22 96 Jerry Vale Tears Keep On Falling 2:18 Columbia 4-43252
May 22 96 Rolling Stones, The Play With Fire 2:15 London 9741
May 29 4 Herman’s Hermits Wonderful World 1:57 MGM 13354
May 29 13 Brenda Lee Too Many Rivers 2:46 Decca 31792
May 29 19 Seekers, The A World Of Our Own 2:39 Capitol 5430
May 29 23 Fred Hughes Oo Wee Baby, I Love You 2:22 Vee-Jay 684
May 29 24 Them Here Comes The Night 2:44 Parrot 9749
May 29 28 Solomon Burke Tonight’s The Night 2:37 Atlantic 45-2288
May 29 29 Shangri-Las, The Give Us Your Blessings 3:03 Red Bird 10-030
May 29 34 Marvelettes, The I’ll Keep Holding On 2:27 Tamla 54116
May 29 42 Tom Jones Little Lonely One 2:28 Tower 126
May 29 70 Bobbi Martin I Love You So 2:52 Coral 62452
May 29 75 Ronettes, The Featuring Veronica Is This What I Get For Loving You? 3:15 Philles 128
May 29 78 Shirley Ellis The Puzzle Song (A Puzzle In Song) 2:18 Congress 238
May 29 84 Len Barry Lip Sync (To the Tongue Twisters) 2:34 Decca 31788
May 29 91 Fontella Bass & Bobby McClure You’ll Miss Me (When I’m Gone) 2:34 Checker 1111
May 29 93 Jimmy Velvet It’s Almost Tomorrow 2:40 Philips 40285
May 29 98 Brenda Lee No One 2:43 Decca 31792

HOT 100 DEBUTS June 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jun 5 4 Jay and the Americans Cara-Mia 2:30 United Artists 881
Jun 5 7 Johnny Rivers Seventh Son 2:45 Imperial 66112
Jun 5 16 Ronnie Dove A Little Bit Of Heaven 2:33 Diamond 184
Jun 5 32 Marianne Faithfull This Little Bird 2:00 London 9759
Jun 5 36 Jr. Walker & the All Stars Do The Boomerang 2:20 Soul 35012
Jun 5 48 Impressions, The Meeting Over Yonder 2:20 ABC-Paramount 45-10670
Jun 5 48 Gerry and the Pacemakers You’ll Never Walk Alone 2:39 Laurie 3302
Jun 5 52 Sam Cooke When A Boy Falls In Love 2:30 RCA Victor 47-8586
Jun 5 58 Booker T. & The MG’s Boot-Leg 2:03 Stax 169
Jun 5 58 Robert Goulet Summer Sounds 2:05 Columbia 4-43301
Jun 5 78 Brenda Holloway Operator 2:55 Tamla 54115
Jun 5 83 Lou Rawls Three O’Clock In The Morning 2:47 Capitol 5424
Jun 5 86 Johnny Tillotson Then I’ll Count Again 2:03 MGM 13344
Jun 5 88 Cal Tjader Soul Sauce (Guacha Guaro) 2:22 Verve 10345
Jun 5 91 Major Lance Ain’t It A Shame 2:00 Okeh 4-7223
Jun 5 93 Moody Blues, The From The Bottom Of My Heart (I Love You) 3:20 London 9764
Jun 12 1 Rolling Stones, The (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction 3:45 London 9766
Jun 12 15 Bachelors, The Marie 2:18 London 9762
Jun 12 23 Kinks, The Set Me Free 2:10 Reprise 0379
Jun 12 43 Little Milton Who’s Cheating Who? 2:45 Checker 1113
Jun 12 45 Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders It’s Just A Little Bit Too Late 2:17 Fontana 1514
Jun 12 46 Jack Jones Seein’ The Right Love Go Wrong 2:31 Kapp 672
Jun 12 70 Knight Bros., The Temptation ‘Bout To Get Me 3:20 Checker 1107
Jun 12 85 Trini Lopez Are You Sincere 2:26 Reprise 0376
Jun 12 88 Al Martino My Cherie 2:33 Capitol 5434
Jun 12 95 Walter Jackson Welcome Home 2:41 Okeh 4-7219
Jun 12 97 Sandie Shaw Long Live Love 2:39 Reprise 0375
Jun 19 3 Tom Jones What’s New Pussycat 2:15 Parrot 9765
Jun 19 7 Dave Clark Five, The I Like It Like That 1:38 Epic 5-9811
Jun 19 11 Barbara Lewis Baby, I’m Yours 2:28 Atlantic 45-2283
Jun 19 11 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires (Such An) Easy Question 2:19 RCA Victor 47-8585
Jun 19 13 Lesley Gore Sunshine, Lollipops And Rainbows 1:37 Mercury 72433
Jun 19 24 Billy Stewart Sitting In The Park 3:13 Chess 1932
Jun 19 30 4 Seasons, The Featuring the “sound” of Frankie Valli Girl Come Running 2:58 Philips 40305
Jun 19 49 Chiffons, The Nobody Knows What’s Goin’ On (In My Mind But Me) 2:21 Laurie 3301
Jun 19 55 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires It Feels So Right 2:08 RCA Victor 47-8585
Jun 19 74 Mary Wells He’s A Lover 2:38 20th Century Fox 590
Jun 26 8 Patty Duke Don’t Just Stand There 2:32 United Artists 875
Jun 26 8 Mel Carter Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me 2:27 Imperial 66113
Jun 26 11 Strangeloves, The I Want Candy 2:36 Bang 501
Jun 26 16 Little Anthony and the Imperials Take Me Back 2:34 DCP 1136
Jun 26 16 Lettermen, The Theme From “A Summer Place” 2:00 Capitol 5437
Jun 26 17 Dino, Desi & Billy I’m A Fool 2:49 Reprise 0367
Jun 26 47 Billy J. Kramer and the Dakotas Trains And Boats And Planes 2:47 Imperial 66115
Jun 26 54 Jody Miller Silver Threads And Golden Needles 1:55 Capitol 5429
Jun 26 62 Gloria Lynne Watermelon Man 2:59 Fontana 1511
Jun 26 65 Joe Tex One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show 2:50 Dial 45-4011
Jun 26 72 Lenny Welch Darling Take Me Back 2:18 Kapp 662
Jun 26 78 Frank Sinatra Forget Domani 2:32 Reprise 0380
Jun 26 79 Connie Francis Forget Domani 2:52 MGM 13363
Jun 26 89 Steve Alaimo Cast Your Fate To The Wind 2:20 ABC-Paramount 45-10680
Jun 26 91 Jimmy Dean The First Thing Ev’ry Morning (And the Last Thing Ev’ry Night) 2:07 Columbia 4-43263
Jun 26 95 Zombies, The I Want You Back Again 2:12 Parrot 9769
Jun 26 96 Del Reeves Girl On The Billboard 2:38 United Artists 824

HOT 100 DEBUTS July 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jul 3 1 Herman’s Hermits I’m Henry VIII, I Am 1:49 MGM 13367
Jul 3 2 Gary Lewis and the Playboys Save Your Heart For Me 1:56 Liberty 55809
Jul 3 9 Billy Joe Royal Down In The Boondocks 2:32 Columbia 4-43305
Jul 3 15 Cher All I Really Want To Do 2:56 Imperial 66114
Jul 3 28 Lee Dorsey Ride Your Pony 2:51 Amy 927
Jul 3 40 Byrds, The All I Really Want To Do 2:02 Columbia 4-43332
Jul 3 44 Eddie Hodges New Orleans 2:50 Aurora 153
Jul 3 55 Maxine Brown One Step At A Time 2:03 Wand 185
Jul 3 59 Jackie Wilson No Pity (In The Naked City) 3:02 Brunswick 55280
Jul 3 60 Billy Butler & The Chanters I Can’t Work No Longer 2:23 Okeh 4-7221
Jul 3 65 Dionne Warwick Here I Am 2:50 Scepter 12104
Jul 3 79 Barbra Streisand My Man 2:57 Columbia 4-43323
Jul 3 85 Righteous Brothers, The Justine 2:09 Moonglow 242
Jul 3 91 Drifters, The Follow Me 2:38 Atlantic 45-2292
Jul 3 92 Carla Thomas Stop! Look What You’re Doing 2:30 Stax 45-172
Jul 3 97 B.B. King Blue Shadows 3:31 Kent 45-426
Jul 3 100 Brook Benton Love Me Now 2:56 Mercury 72446
Jul 10 1 Sonny & Cher I Got You Babe 3:09 Atco 45-6359
Jul 10 21 Wilson Pickett In The Midnight Hour 2:30 Atlantic 45-2289
Jul 10 22 Petula Clark You’d Better Come Home 2:56 Warner Bros. 5643
Jul 10 24 Peter and Gordon To Know You Is To Love You 2:33 Capitol 5461
Jul 10 25 Marvin Gaye Pretty Little Baby 2:35 Tamla 54117
Jul 10 34 Roger Miller One Dyin’ And A Buryin’ 2:00 Smash 1994
Jul 10 39 Roy Orbison (Say) You’re My Girl 2:44 Monument 45-891
Jul 10 59 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra Moon Over Naples 2:35 Decca 31812
Jul 10 61 Bobby Vinton Theme From “Harlow” (Lonely Girl) 2:17 Epic 5-9814
Jul 10 63 Astors, The Candy 2:53 Stax 170
Jul 10 70 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Tickle Me (EP)   RCA Victor EPA-4383
Jul 10 70 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Tickle Me (Slowly But Surely)   RCA Victor EPA-4383 A
Jul 10 70 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Tickle Me (Night Ride)   RCA Victor EPA-4383 B
Jul 10 70 Elvis Presley Tickle Me (Put The Blame On Me)   RCA Victor EPA-4383 B
Jul 10 70 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Tickle Me (Dirty, Dirty Feeling)   RCA Victor EPA-4383 B
Jul 10 97 Chad & Jeremy From A Window 2:06 World Artists 1056
Jul 17 4 Righteous Brothers, The Unchained Melody 3:33 Philles 129
Jul 17 8 James Brown and the Famous Flames Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag Part 1 2:01 King 45-5999
Jul 17 16 Miracles, The The Tracks Of My Tears 2:53 Tamla 54118
Jul 17 35 Spinners, The I’ll Always Love You 2:44 Motown 1078
Jul 17 41 Royalettes, The It’s Gonna Take A Miracle 3:14 MGM 13366
Jul 17 47 Righteous Brothers, The Hung On You 3:26 Philles 129
Jul 17 54 Glenn Yarbrough It’s Gonna Be Fine 2:09 RCA Victor 47-8619
Jul 17 56 Arthur Prysock It’s Too Late, Baby Too Late 3:13 Old Town 1183
Jul 17 72 Skyliners, The The Loser 2:40 Jubilee 45-5506
Jul 17 84 Ray Charles I’m A Fool To Care 3:07 ABC-Paramount 45-10700
Jul 17 95 Unit Four Plus Two You’ve Never Been In Love Like This Before 2:30 London 9761
Jul 17 96 Willie Mitchell Buster Browne 2:12 Hi 45-2091
Jul 17 98 Chet Atkins Yakety Axe 2:02 RCA Victor 47-8590
Jul 24 2 Bob Dylan Like A Rolling Stone 6:00 Columbia 4-43346
Jul 24 3 Beach Boys, The California Girls 2:37 Capitol 5464
Jul 24 3 We Five You Were On My Mind 2:35 A&M 770
Jul 24 17 Temptations, The Since I Lost My Baby 2:49 Gordy 7043
Jul 24 28 Gene Pitney Looking Through The Eyes Of Love 3:12 Musicor 1103
Jul 24 32 Sam Cooke Sugar Dumpling 2:39 RCA Victor 47-8631
Jul 24 38 Beau Brummels, The You Tell Me Why 3:04 Autumn 16
Jul 24 63 Vacels, The You’re My Baby (And Don’t You Forget It) 2:17 Kama Sutra 200
Jul 24 73 Baby Washington Only Those In Love 2:47 Sue 45-129
Jul 24 84 Tony Bennett with The Ralph Sharon Trio Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words) 3:07 Columbia 4-43331
Jul 24 91 Duprees, The Around The Corner 2:13 Columbia 4-43336
Jul 24 97 Ron-Dels, The If You Really Want Me To, I’ll Go 2:23 Smash 1986
Jul 31 5 Four Tops It’s The Same Old Song 2:43 Motown 1081
Jul 31 5 Ramsey Lewis Trio The “In” Crowd 3:06 Argo 5506
Jul 31 9 Yardbirds, The Heart Full Of Soul 2:26 Epic 5-9823
Jul 31 11 Supremes, The Nothing But Heartaches 2:41 Motown 1080
Jul 31 26 Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs Ju Ju Hand 2:05 MGM 13364
Jul 31 29 Jr. Walker & the All Stars Shake And Fingerpop 2:43 Soul 35013
Jul 31 48 Freddie & the Dreamers A Little You 2:10 Mercury 72462
Jul 31 76 Sounds Orchestral Canadian Sunset 2:37 Parkway 958
Jul 31 78 Derek Martin You Better Go 2:56 Roulette 4631
Jul 31 79 Searchers, The He’s Got No Love 2:37 Kapp 686
Jul 31 88 Perry Como with The Anita Kerr Quartet Oowee, Oowee 2:22 RCA Victor 47-8636
Jul 31 93 Four Tops, The Ain’t That Love 1:45 Columbia 4-43356
Jul 31 95 Della Reese After Loving You 2:35 ABC-Paramount 45-10691

HOT 100 DEBUTS August 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Aug 7 1 Beatles, The Help! 2:16 Capitol 5476
Aug 7 8 Turtles, The It Ain’t Me Babe 2:10 White Whale 222
Aug 7 21 Dean Martin Houston 2:38 Reprise 0393
Aug 7 21 Edwin Starr Agent Double-O-Soul 2:45 Ric-Tic 103
Aug 7 27 Barbara Mason Sad, Sad Girl 2:51 Arctic 108
Aug 7 35 Chad and Jeremy I Don’t Wanna Lose You Baby 2:52 Columbia 4-43339
Aug 7 46 Chuck Jackson If I Didn’t Love You 2:10 Wand 188
Aug 7 47 Kingsmen, The Annie Fanny 2:00 Wand 189
Aug 7 51 Vic Dana Moonlight And Roses (Bring Mem’ries Of You) 2:47 Dolton 309
Aug 7 67 G.L. Crockett It’s A Man Down There 2:45 4 Brothers 445
Aug 7 78 Wayne Newton Summer Wind 2:35 Capitol 5470
Aug 7 86 O.V. Wright You’re Gonna Make Me Cry 2:35 Back Beat 548
Aug 7 94 O’Jays, The I’ve Cried My Last Tear 2:18 Imperial 66121
Aug 7 96 Dee Dee Warwick We’re Doing Fine 2:34 Blue Rock 4027
Aug 7 99 Jerry Vale Where Were You When I Needed You 2:32 Columbia 4-43337
Aug 14 1 McCoys, The Hang On Sloopy 2:57 Bang 506
Aug 14 12 Castaways, The Liar, Liar 1:52 Soma 1433
Aug 14 13 Animals, The We Gotta Get Out Of This Place 3:12 MGM 13382
Aug 14 13 Freddy Cannon Action 2:10 Warner Bros. 5645
Aug 14 24 Marianne Faithfull Summer Nights 1:50 London 9780
Aug 14 34 Kinks, The Who’ll Be The Next In Line 1:59 Reprise 0366
Aug 14 36 Jive Five, The I’m A Happy Man 2:37 United Artists 853
Aug 14 36 Martha and the Vandellas You’ve Been In Love Too Long 2:57 Gordy 7045
Aug 14 50 Little Caesar and the Consuls (My Girl) Sloopy 2:45 Mala 512
Aug 14 51 Drifters, The I’ll Take You Where The Music’s Playing 2:39 Atlantic 45-2298
Aug 14 57 Contours, The First I Look At The Purse 2:58 Gordy 7044
Aug 14 61 Marvelettes, The Danger Heartbreak Dead Ahead 2:22 Tamla 54120
Aug 14 61 Donovan Colours 2:45 Hickory 45-1324
Aug 14 64 Impressions, The I Need You 2:47 ABC-Paramount 45-10710
Aug 14 68 Gerry and the Pacemakers Give All Your Love To Me 2:35 Laurie 3313
Aug 14 79 Jim Reeves Is It Really Over? 2:11 RCA Victor 47-8625
Aug 14 93 Davy Jones What Are We Going To Do? 2:23 Colpix 784
Aug 21 1 Barry McGuire Eve Of Destruction 3:28 Dunhill 4009
Aug 21 4 Dave Clark Five Catch Us If You Can 1:55 Epic 5-9833
Aug 21 7 Fortunes You’ve Got Your Troubles 3:00 Press 9773
Aug 21 8 Sonny And Cher Baby Don’t Go 3:08 Reprise 0309
Aug 21 9 Lovin’ Spoonful, The Do You Believe In Magic 2:17 Kama Sutra 201
Aug 21 10 Sonny Laugh At Me 2:55 Atco 45-6369
Aug 21 25 Roy Orbison Ride Away 3:26 MGM 13386
Aug 21 61 Lenny Welch Two Different Worlds 2:42 Kapp 689
Aug 21 75 Bobby Goldsboro If You Wait For Love 2:51 United Artists 908
Aug 21 89 Solomon Burke Someone Is Watching 2:50 Atlantic 45-2299
Aug 21 91 Chuck Jackson & Maxine Brown Can’t Let You Out Of My Sight 2:17 Wand 191
Aug 21 92 Gene Chandler Good Times 2:25 Constellation 160
Aug 28 11 Elvis Presley I’m Yours 2:20 RCA Victor 47-8657
Aug 28 20 Sonny & Cher Just You 3:25 Atco 45-345
Aug 28 21 Charlie Rich Mohair Sam 2:07 Smash 1993
Aug 28 21 Ronnie Dove I’ll Make All Your Dreams Come True 2:29 Diamond 188
Aug 28 23 Joe Tex I Want To (Do Everything For You) 2:07 Dial 45-4016
Aug 28 25 Jody Miller Home Of The Brave 2:50 Capitol 5483
Aug 28 27 Tom Jones With These Hands 2:40 Parrot 9787
Aug 28 35 Johnny Tillotson Heartaches By The Number 2:35 MGM 13376
Aug 28 59 Stevie Wonder High Heel Sneakers 3:08 Tamla 54119
Aug 28 63 Bobby Bland These Hands (Small But Mighty) 2:20 Duke 385
Aug 28 76 Neil Sedaka The World Through A Tear 2:39 RCA Victor 47-8637
Aug 28 77 Bonnie and the Treasures Home Of The Brave 2:40 Phi-Dan 5005
Aug 28 93 Major Lance Too Hot To Hold 2:45 Okeh 4-7226

HOT 100 DEBUTS September 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Sep 4 2 Roy Head and the Traits Treat Her Right 2:05 Back Beat 546
Sep 4 13 Jay & the Americans Some Enchanted Evening 2:12 United Artists 919
Sep 4 35 Otis Redding Respect 2:06 Volt 45-128
Sep 4 40 Andy Williams Ain’t It True 2:43 Columbia 4-43358
Sep 4 51 Sunrays, The I Live For The Sun 2:26 Tower 148
Sep 4 59 Ian Whitcomb N-E-R-V-O-U-S 2:45 Tower 155
Sep 4 73 Dickey Lee The Girl From Peyton Place 2:12 TCF Hall 111
Sep 4 91 Horst Jankowski, His Orchestra and Chorus Simpel Gimpel 2:04 Mercury 72465
Sep 4 99 Dixie Drifter, The Soul Heaven 2:35 Roulette 4641
Sep 11 2 Toys, The A Lover’s Concerto 2:36 DynoVoice 209
Sep 11 4 Gentrys, The Keep On Dancing 2:08 MGM 13379
Sep 11 11 Barbara Lewis Make Me Your Baby 2:25 Atlantic 45-2300
Sep 11 27 San Remo Golden Strings Hungry For Love 2:43 Ric-Tic 104
Sep 11 31 Roger Miller Kansas City Star 2:17 Smash 1998
Sep 11 32 Lesley Gore My Town, My Guy And Me 2:22 Mercury 72475
Sep 11 47 Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass 3rd Man Theme 2:29 A&M 775
Sep 11 50 Joan Baez There But For Fortune 3:12 Vanguard 35031
Sep 11 74 Five Emprees, The Little Miss Sad 2:15 Freeport 1001
Sep 11 80 Connie Francis Roundabout 2:51 MGM 13389
Sep 11 94 Patti Page You Can’t Be True, Dear 2:16 Columbia 4-43345
Sep 11 95 Mary Wells Me Without You 2:40 20th Century Fox 606
Sep 11 96 Al Hirt The Silence (Il Silenzio) 2:38 RCA Victor 47-8653
Sep 18 4 Vogues, The You’re The One 2:17 Co And Ce 229
Sep 18 7 Herman’s Hermits Just A Little Bit Better 2:57 MGM 13398
Sep 18 14 Billy Joe Royal I Knew You When 2:32 Columbia 4-43390
Sep 18 25 Dino, Desi and Billy Not The Lovin’ Kind 2:03 Reprise 0401
Sep 18 36 Spokesmen, The The Dawn Of Correction 3:28 Decca 31844
Sep 18 38 Bobby Vinton What Color (Is A Man) 1:55 Epic 5-9846
Sep 18 39 Strangeloves, The Cara-Lin 2:32 Bang 508
Sep 18 46 Paul Revere and the Raiders Steppin’ Out 2:13 Columbia 4-43375
Sep 18 83 Ivy League, The Tossing & Turning 2:25 Cameo 377
Sep 18 88 Kathy Kirby The Way Of Love 2:45 Parrot 9775
Sep 18 95 Sam & Bill For Your Love 2:47 JoDa 100
Sep 18 97 Billy Stewart How Nice It Is 3:07 Chess 1941
Sep 25 1 Beatles, The Yesterday 2:04 Capitol 5498
Sep 25 2 Len Barry 1-2-3 2:21 Decca 31827
Sep 25 4 Gary Lewis and the Playboys Everybody Loves A Clown 2:20 Liberty 55818
Sep 25 7 Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass Taste Of Honey 2:43 A&M 775 A
Sep 25 17 Jonathan King Everyone’s Gone To The Moon 2:30 Parrot 9774
Sep 25 45 Glen Campbell The Universal Soldier 2:07 Capitol 5504
Sep 25 46 Gants, The Road Runner 2:16 Liberty 55829
Sep 25 47 Beatles, The Act Naturally 2:28 Capitol 5498
Sep 25 53 Donovan Universal Soldier 2:10 Hickory 45-1338
Sep 25 55 Barbarians, The Are You A Boy Or Are You A Girl 2:12 Laurie 3308
Sep 25 60 Bobby Goldsboro If You’ve Got A Heart 2:47 United Artists 908
Sep 25 77 Patty Duke Funny Little Butterflies 2:14 United Artists 915
Sep 25 87 P.F. Sloan The Sins Of A Family 3:00 Dunhill 4007
Sep 25 88 Johnny Nash Let’s Move & Groove (Together) 3:10 JoDa 102
Sep 25 96 Fred Hughes You Can’t Take It Away 2:40 Vee-Jay 703

HOT 100 DEBUTS October 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Oct 2 4 Fontella Bass Rescue Me 2:48 Checker 1120
Oct 2 7 Bob Dylan Positively 4th Street 3:50 Columbia 4-43389
Oct 2 12 Newbeats, The Run, Baby Run (Back Into My Arms) 2:59 Hickory 45-1332
Oct 2 22 Patty Duke Say Something Funny 2:14 United Artists 915
Oct 2 26 Johnny Rivers Where Have All The Flowers Gone 3:06 Imperial 66133
Oct 2 34 Little Anthony and the Imperials with the 101 Strings I Miss You So 2:33 DCP 1149
Oct 2 50 Kim Weston Take Me In Your Arms (Rock Me a Little While) 2:55 Gordy 7046
Oct 2 53 Barbra Streisand He Touched Me 3:05 Columbia 4-43403
Oct 2 64 Dionne Warwick Looking With My Eyes 2:55 Scepter 12111
Oct 2 64 Lettermen, The Secretly 2:08 Capitol 5499
Oct 2 66 Jackie De Shannon A Lifetime Of Loneliness 2:33 Imperial 66132
Oct 2 76 Impressions, The Just One Kiss From You 2:37 ABC-Paramount 45-10725
Oct 2 92 Jimmy Smith with Kenny Burrell & Grady Tate The Organ Grinder’s Swing 2:15 Verve 10363
Oct 9 1 Rolling Stones, The Get Off Of My Cloud 2:58 London 9792
Oct 9 3 4 Seasons, The Featuring the “sound” of Frankie Valli Let’s Hang On 3:16 Philips 40317
Oct 9 8 Marvin Gaye Ain’t That Peculiar 2:50 Tamla 54122
Oct 9 14 Miracles, The My Girl Has Gone 2:51 Tamla 54123
Oct 9 15 Sonny & Cher But You’re Mine 3:00 Atco 45-6381
Oct 9 21 Petula Clark Round Every Corner 2:42 Warner Bros. 5661
Oct 9 32 Bachelors, The Chapel In The Moonlight 2:00 London 9793
Oct 9 33 Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs Ring Dang Doo 2:23 MGM 13397
Oct 9 33 Brenda Lee Rusty Bells 2:26 Decca 31849
Oct 9 43 Jr. Walker & the All Stars Cleo’s Back 2:30 Soul 35013
Oct 9 52 Beau Brummels, The Don’t Talk To Strangers 2:20 Autumn 20
Oct 9 73 Jack Jones Just Yesterday 2:24 Kapp 699
Oct 9 74 Ikettes, The I’m So Thankful 2:40 Modern 45-1011
Oct 9 91 Peter, Paul and Mary Early Morning Rain 3:02 Warner Bros. 5659
Oct 9 99 Shangri-Las, The Right Now And Not Later 2:38 Red Bird 10-036
Oct 16 6 Eddy Arnold Make The World Go Away 2:37 RCA Victor 47-8679
Oct 16 10 Silkie, The You’ve Got To Hide Your Love Away 2:20 Fontana 1525
Oct 16 15 Little Jimmy Dickens May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose 2:25 Columbia 4-43388
Oct 16 16 Walker Bros., The Make It Easy On Yourself 3:12 Smash 2009
Oct 16 25 Cher Where Do You Go 3:12 Imperial 66136
Oct 16 30 Jan & Dean I Found A Girl 2:20 Liberty 55833
Oct 16 54 Trini Lopez Sinner Man 2:50 Reprise 0405
Oct 16 61 Al Martino Forgive Me 2:36 Capitol 5506
Oct 16 69 Wayne Newton Remember When 2:13 Capitol 5514
Oct 16 73 Danny Hutton Roses And Rainbows 2:20 HBR 447
Oct 16 86 Nancy Sinatra So Long Babe 3:04 Reprise 0407
Oct 16 92 Roger Williams Autumn Leaves-1965 3:45 Kapp 707
Oct 23 1 Byrds, The Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season) 3:34 Columbia 4-43424
Oct 23 13 Temptations, The My Baby 2:57 Gordy 7047
Oct 23 63 Vibrations, The Misty 3:13 Okeh 4-7230
Oct 23 75 Earl Grant Stand By Me 3:04 Decca 25674
Oct 23 75 Sonny & Cher The Letter 2:02 Vault 916
Oct 23 84 Vejtables, The I Still Love You 2:22 Autumn 15
Oct 23 84 Kids Next Door, The Inky Dinky Spider (The Spider Song) 2:22 Four Corners 4-129
Oct 23 93 Mad Lads, The Don’t Have To Shop Around 2:17 Volt 45-127
Oct 23 95 Jimmy McCracklin Think 2:30 Imperial 66129
Oct 23 96 Jackie Wilson I Believe I’ll Love On 2:30 Brunswick 55283
Oct 23 98 Chuck Jackson and Maxine Brown I Need You So 2:28 Wand 198
Oct 30 39 Viscounts, The Harlem Nocturne 2:16 Amy 940 A
Oct 30 1 Supremes, The I Hear A Symphony 2:41 Motown 1083
Oct 30 10 Dean Martin I Will 2:20 Reprise 0415
Oct 30 17 Yardbirds, The I’m A Man 2:35 Epic 5-9857
Oct 30 29 Turtles, The Let Me Be 2:20 White Whale 224
Oct 30 33 Them Mystic Eyes 2:40 Parrot 9796
Oct 30 38 Mel Carter (All Of A Sudden) My Heart Sings 2:38 Imperial 66138
Oct 30 39 Roy Head Just A Little Bit 1:45 Scepter 12116
Oct 30 61 Mojo Men, The Dance With Me 2:20 Autumn 19
Oct 30 78 Lonnie Mack Honky Tonk ’65 2:35 Fraternity 951
Oct 30 91 Chad & Jeremy I Have Dreamed 2:11 Columbia 4-43414

HOT 100 DEBUTS November 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Nov 6 13 Barry Young One Has My Name (The Other Has My Heart) 2:31 Dot 16756
Nov 6 23 Animals, The It’s My Life 3:09 MGM 13414
Nov 6 6 Shangri-Las, The I Can Never Go Home Anymore 3:12 Red Bird 10-043
Nov 6 8 Roger Miller England Swings 1:55 Smash 2010
Nov 6 12 Wonder Who?, The Don’t Think Twice 2:57 Philips 40324
Nov 6 25 Ronnie Dove Kiss Away 2:37 Diamond 191
Nov 6 27 Fortunes, The Here It Comes Again 3:05 Press 9798
Nov 6 46 Roy Orbison Crawling Back 3:12 MGM 13410
Nov 6 53 Wilson Pickett Don’t Fight It 2:03 Atlantic 45-2306
Nov 6 72 Royalettes, The I Want To Meet Him 2:47 MGM 13405
Nov 6 72 Barry McGuire Child Of Our Times 3:00 Dunhill 4014
Nov 6 78 Dee Dee Sharp I Really Love You 2:42 Cameo 375
Nov 6 83 Peter and Gordon Don’t Pity Me 2:47 Capitol 5532
Nov 6 85 Barbara Mason If You Don’t (Love Me, Tell Me So) 3:08 Arctic 112
Nov 6 91 Brothers Four, The Try To Remember 2:52 Columbia 4-43404
Nov 13 4 Statler Brothers, The Flowers On The Wall 2:19 Columbia 43315
Nov 13 1 Dave Clark Five, The Over And Over 2:00 Epic 5-9863
Nov 13 3 James Brown and the Famous Flames I Got You (I Feel Good) 2:44 King 45-6015
Nov 13 7 McCoys, The Fever 2:47 Bang 511
Nov 13 14 Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires Puppet On A String 2:39 RCA Victor 447-0650
Nov 13 19 Four Tops Something About You 2:48 Motown 1084
Nov 13 31 We Five Let’s Get Together 2:14 A&M 784
Nov 13 43 Packers, The Hole In The Wall 2:45 Pure Soul 45-1107
Nov 13 44 Don Covay & the Goodtimers Seesaw 2:57 Atlantic 45-2301
Nov 13 53 Brook Benton Mother Nature, Father Time 2:48 RCA Victor 47-8693
Nov 13 59 Lou Johnson A Time To Love-A Time To Cry (Petie Fleur) 3:00 Big Top 101
Nov 13 60 Buck Owens and the Buckaroos Buckaroo 1:58 Capitol 5517
Nov 13 81 Roy Orbison Let The Good Times Roll 2:30 Monument 45-906
Nov 13 87 Changin’ Times, The Pied Piper 2:16 Philips 40320
Nov 13 95 Tony Bennett Love Theme From “The Sandpiper” (The Shadow Of Your Smile) 3:34 Columbia 4-43431
Nov 20 1 Simon & Garfunkel The Sounds Of Silence 3:05 Columbia 4-43396
Nov 20 14 Jackie Lee The Duck 2:20 Mirwood 5502
Nov 20 32 Hollies, The Look Through Any Window 2:14 Imperial 66134
Nov 20 33 Impressions, The You’ve Been Cheatin’ 2:36 ABC-Paramount 45-10750
Nov 20 11 Ramsey Lewis Trio, The Hang On Sloopy 2:57 Cadet 5522
Nov 20 18 Jay & the Americans Sunday And Me 2:20 United Artists 948
Nov 20 32 Roy Head and the Traits Apple Of My Eye 2:16 Back Beat 555
Nov 20 37 Gene Pitney Princess In Rags 2:30 Musicor 1130
Nov 20 63 James Brown (at the Organ) Try Me (Instrumental) 3:06 Smash 2008
Nov 20 70 Johnny Tillotson Our World 2:55 MGM 13408
Nov 20 92 Leon Haywood She’s With Her Other Love 2:10 Imperial 66123
Nov 27 4 Vogues, The Five O’Clock World 2:05 Co & Ce 232
Nov 27 10 Lovin’ Spoonful, The You Didn’t Have To Be So Nice 2:31 Kama Sutra 205
Nov 27 20 Beach Boys, The The Little Girl I Once Knew 2:35 Capitol 5540
Nov 27 41 C.O.D.’s, The Michael 2:35 Kellmac 1003
Nov 27 69 Gene Chandler Rainbow ’65 (Part 1) 2:15 Constellation 158
Nov 27 47 Connie Francis Jealous Heart 2:33 MGM 13420
Nov 27 67 Johnny Thunder Everybody Do The Sloopy 2:45 Diamond 192
Nov 27 70 Sonny The Revolution Kind 3:24 Atco 45-6386
Nov 27 89 San Remo Golden Strings, The I’m Satisfied 2:10 Ric-Tic 108
Nov 27 92 Little Richard I Don’t Know What You’ve Got But It’s Got Me – Part 1 2:39 Vee-Jay 698
Nov 27 93 Spellbinders, The For You 2:35 Columbia 4-43384
Nov 27 94 Solomon Burke Only Love (Can Save Me Now) 2:16 Atlantic 45-2308

HOT 100 DEBUTS December 1965

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Dec 4 5 Righteous Brothers, The Ebb Tide 2:46 Philles 130
Dec 4 11 Paul Revere and the Raiders Featuring Mark Lindsey Just Like Me 2:23 Columbia 43461
Dec 4 13 Kinks, The A Well Respected Man 2:38 Reprise 0420
Dec 4 15 Al Martino Spanish Eyes 2:45 Capitol 5542
Dec 4 20 Knickerbockers, The Lies 2:40 Challenge 59321
Dec 4 23 Bobby Vinton Satin Pillows 2:25 Epic 9869
Dec 4 27 Ronny and the Daytonas Sandy 2:42 Mala 513
Dec 4 29 Joe Tex A Sweet Woman Like You 2:30 Dial 4022
Dec 4 38 Billy Joe Royal I’ve Got To Be Somebody 2:59 Columbia 43465
Dec 4 48 Hedgehoppers Anonymous It’s Good News Week 2:05 Parrot 9800
Dec 4 51 Noel Harrison A Young Girl 3:10 London 9795
Dec 4 68 Patti LaBelle and the Blue Belles All Or Nothing 2:24 Atlantic 2311
Dec 4 76 Bobby Powell C.C. Rider 2:32 Whit 714
Dec 4 51 Vic Dana Crystal Chandelier 2:50 Dolton 313
Dec 4 80 Lesley Gore I Won’t Love You Anymore (Sorry) 2:00 Mercury 72513
Dec 4 85 Otis Redding Just One More Day 2:55 Volt 130
Dec 4 92 Andy Williams Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars (Corcovado) 3:02 Columbia 4-43456
Dec 4 96 Lenny Welch Run To My Lovin’ Arms 2:32 Kapp 712
Dec 4 99 Ted Taylor Stay Away From My Baby 2:45 Okeh 4-7231
Dec 11 3 Gary Lewis and the Playboys She’s Just My Style 2:51 Liberty 55846
Dec 11 3 T-Bones, The No Matter What Shape (Your Stomach’s In) 2:15 Liberty 55836
Dec 11 6 Ray Charles (with the Raeletts) Crying Time 2:54 ABC-Paramount 45-10739
Dec 11 10 Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels Jenny Take A Ride 3:21 New Voice 806
Dec 11 25 Tom Jones Thunderball 2:56 Parrot 9801
Dec 11 39 Dionne Warwick Are You There (With Another Girl) 2:50 Scepter 12122
Dec 11 60 Dino, Desi and Billy Please Don’t Fight It 2:34 Reprise 426
Dec 11 63 Maxine Brown If You Gotta Make A Fool Of Somebody 2:13 Wand 1104
Dec 11 70 Martha and the Vandellas Love (Makes Me Do Foolish Things) 2:55 Gordy 7045
Dec 11 71 Jack Jones Love Bug 1:55 Kapp 722
Dec 11 89 Marianne Faithfull Go Away From My World 2:30 London 9802
Dec 11 95 Edwin Starr Back Street 2:42 Ric-Tic 107
Dec 18 1 Beatles, The We Can Work It Out 2:10 Capitol 5555
Dec 18 3 Stevie Wonder Uptight (Everything’s Alright) 2:53 Tamla 54124
Dec 18 5 Beatles, The Day Tripper 2:47 Capitol 5555
Dec 18 18 Toys, The Attack 3:04 DynoVoice 214
Dec 18 32 Barbra Streisand Second Hand Rose 2:09 Columbia 43469
Dec 18 35 Johnny Rivers Under Your Spell Again 3:16 Imperial 66144
Dec 18 53 Bobby Goldsboro Broomstick Cowboy 2:29 United Artists 952
Dec 18 83 Temptations, The Don’t Look Back 2:50 Gordy 7047
Dec 18 96 Etta James & Sugar Pie Desanto Do I Make Myself Clear 2:50 Cadet 5519
Dec 18 98 Johnny Mathis On A Clear Day You Can See Forever 2:43 Mercury 72493
Dec 18 98 Allan Sherman The Drinking Man’s Diet 2:30 Warner Bros. 5672
Dec 25 1 Petula Clark My Love 2:40 Warner Bros. 5684
Dec 25 1 Lou Christie Lightnin’ Strikes 3:05 MGM 13412
Dec 25 6 Mike Douglas The Men In My Little Girl’s Life 3:42 Epic 9876
Dec 25 6 Rolling Stones, The As Tears Go By 2:42 London 9808
Dec 25 8 Herman’s Hermits A Must To Avoid 1:54 MGM 13437
Dec 25 11 Miracles, The Going To A Go-Go 2:48 Tamla 54127
Dec 25 11 Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass Zorba The Greek 2:48 A&M 787
Dec 25 28 Frank Sinatra It Was A Very Good Year 4:25 Reprise 0429
Dec 25 37 Fontella Bass Recovery 2:28 Checker 1131
Dec 25 38 Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass Tijuana Taxi 2:05 A&M 787
Dec 25 52 Young Rascals I Ain’t Gonna Eat Out My Heart Anymore 2:41 Atlantic 2312
Dec 25 60 Four Seasons, The Little Boy (In Grown Up Clothes) 2:30 Vee-Jay 713
Dec 25 89 King Curtis Spanish Harlem 2:50 Atco 6387
Dec 25 91 Lowell Fulsom Black Nights 3:10 Kent 431
Dec 25 97 Beau Brummels, The Good Time Music 2:58 Autumn 24