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UK Single hits in Melody Maker magazine - not a hit on official chart

 

Chart commenced on 7 April 1956 as a Top 20. It became a Top 30 on 14 April 1962 and then a Top 50 on 15 September 1962.
Chart reverted back to a Top 30 on 1 April 1967. On 26 August 1967 the chart was combined with `Disc & Music Echo's`.

 
Date Peak Wks Title Artist
1956
14.04 15 1 the great pretender jackie riggs
03.11 11 10 don't be cruel elvis presley
1957
02.03 20 1 if i lost you david whitfield
09.03 20 1 i dreamed jill day
13.04 18 2 maggie may Vipers Skiffle Group
31.08 18 3 bernardine pat boone
21.09 15 1 these dangerous years frankie vaughan
05.10 20 1 i sit in my window jimmy gavin
16.11 19 1 plant a kiss tommy steele
1958
08.02 14 4 raunchy billy vaughn
01.03 20 1 Manchester United Calypso Edric Connor
01.03 2 10 i beg of you elvis presley
19.04 6 13 Nobody Loves Like An Irishman lonnie donegan
26.04 17 3 princess tommy steele
24.05 17 1 Dede Dinah frankie avalon
05.07 19 1 chanson d'amour Art & Dotty Todd
02.08 19 1 endless sleep jody reynolds
23.08 20 1 Secretly jimmie rodgers
20.09 20 1 Times Are Getting Hard Boys lonnie donegan
1959
28.02 16 1 beep beep the playmates
02.05 20 1 come softly to me craig douglas
30.05 19 1 pink shoe laces Dodie Stevens
11.07 15 1 Battle Of New Orleans glen mason
10.10 20 1 the shape i'm in Johnny Restivo
24.10 20 1 the riddle of love craig douglas
1960
20.02 16 1 running bear gary mills
02.04 1 7 fame & fortune elvis presley
02.07 18 2 look for a star Jericho Brown
23.07 19 1 angela jones Johnny Ferguson
06.08 15 4 Talkin’ Army Blues josh macRae
13.08 19 2 Please Help Me I’m Falling brook brothers
1961
18.02 13 3 Pepe’s Diary benny hill
25.11 19 2 married brook brothers
1962
15.09 35 4 some people Valerie Mountain
27.10 1 18 She Taught Me How To Yodel frank ifield
08.12 39 6 james carol deene
1963
13.04 42 2 i wanna be around tony bennett
04.05 46 3 it's my way miki & griff
18.05 32 5 shy girl the cascades
17.08 45 5 don't do that Shane Fenton & Fentones
17.08 47 1 shout redcaps
07.09 49 2 Mrs Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter Tom Courtenay
02.11 48 2 i'm with you big three
09.11 49 2 Little Ukulele joe brown
30.11 44 1 Guitar’d & Feathered duane eddy
14.12 48 3 the hitch hiker the chucks
1964
04.01 49 1 do you hear what i hear bing crosby
04.01 45 1 I’ve Lost My Mommy rolf harris
25.01 49 2 that lucky old sun ray charles
25.01 48 1 If I Was Down & Out the springfields
15.02 42 1 long tall sally the kinks
11.04 43 3 bad time the roulettes
16.05 43 4 rain rain go away eden kane
30.05 40 3 mona Bo Diddley
04.07 49 1 I’m Gonna Find Myself A Girl gene pitney
11.07 47 1 i don't want to know Shirley & Johnny
15.08 46 2 not for me sammy davis jr
15.08 50 1 exodus the tornados
29.08 39 3 promise you'll tell her Swinging Blue Jeans
17.10 41 2 pretty face Beat Merchants
17.10 48 2 people Barbara Streisand
28.11 47 2 william tell Sounds Incorporated
1965
13.02 44 3 I Know, Know, Know beau brummels
24.04 39 4 hand me down things adam faith
01.05 50 1 Whatever Happened To The Good Times the peddlers
22.05 50 1 tommy twinkle
05.06 47 1 crying in the rain richard anthony
26.06 49 1 early bird the tornados
03.07 48 1 one more time them
17.07 47 3 voodoo woman bobby goldsboro
31.07 16 12 hung on you righteous brothers
31.07 47 1 (Here I Go Again) Looking With My Eyes (Seeing With My Heart) dionne warwick
28.08 44 3 il silenzio eddie calvert
28.08 50 1 ju ju hand Sam The Sham & Pharaohs
11.09 50 1 move it over del shannon
25.09 42 2 shake & fingerpop Junior Walker & All Stars
02.10 44 1 i walk the lonely night dave & the diamonds
02.10 49 1 never gonna love again new faces
09.10 44 2 early morning rain peter, paul & mary
23.10 43 2 a million miles from nowhere val doonican
23.10 45 3 ride your pony lee dorsey
23.10 48 2 someone to turn to jimmy young
06.11 30 4 who you gonna hurt beryl marsden
06.11 39 3 I Know How It Feels To Be Loved nashville teens
20.11 47 3 on the outside looking in Caesars
20.11 33 4 Ding-Dong The Witch Is Dead wayne gibson
27.11 48 2 you've got what i want the sorrows
04.12 40 2 A Long Cigarette the roulettes
11.12 45 2 down came the rain mr murray
11.12 26 5 You’ve Got To Be Cruel To Be Kind unit 4 plus 2
25.12 39 2 snow bells winifred atwell
1966
01.01 28 5 take me for a little while the koobas
01.01 44 1 release me esther phillips
01.01 49 1 are you there dionne warwick
08.01 46 3 ain't that peculiar marvin gaye
08.01 48 1 don't push me Hedgehoppers Anonymous
05.02 43 3 call me lulu
12.02 34 3 Can’t Help Thinking About Me david bowie
19.02 41 5 spanish eyes al martino
19.02 44 1 baby don't you do it the poets
26.02 42 3 i'll keep holding on the action
05.03 39 2 invitation band of angels
05.03 38 3 something beautiful Adrienne Posta
12.03 35 3 stop breaking my heart tom jones
19.03 3 12 love me with all your heart the bachelors
02.04 43 2 somewhere len barry
16.04 47 1 it's too late long john baldry
16.04 40 3 let's run for cover zoot money
14.05 35 3 i take what i want the artwoods
21.05 40 3 I’m Gonna Put Some Hurt On You Phillip Goodhand-Tait & Stormsville Shakers
28.05 36 3 road runner Junior Walker & All Stars
04.06 34 4 Hi Diddly Dee Dum Dum jimmy james & the vagabonds
04.06 38 3 i got to sleep truth
11.06 42 3 so what's new Herb Alpert & Tijuana Brass
25.06 49 1 You Don’t Know Like I Know sam & dave
16.07 39 3 You Gave Me Somebody To Love the fortunes
16.07 36 3 The Man Who Took The Valise Off The Floor Of Grand Central Station At Noon she trinity
23.07 37 3 99 ½ Won’t Do wilson pickett
23.07 42 2 la mer smith
30.07 40 2 counting marianne faithfull
06.08 48 1 5 D (Fifth Dimension) the byrds
06.08 46 1 god only knows Tony Rivers & Castaways
13.08 48 1 searching for love Bobby Moore & Rhythm Aces
27.08 37 3 (You Make Me Feel) So Good the mcCoys
27.08 29 5 step out of line twice as much
03.09 41 3 the baby song boz
03.09 39 3 tossin' & rutnin' Dave Davani Four
03.09 38 2 i can't touch the sun julie felix
17.09 46 1 light finders keepers
17.09 48 1 september in the rain Paul & Ritchie & Crying Shames
24.09 48 2 Is It Really Worth Your While the fortunes
22.10 49 1 who am i petula clark
22.10 43 3 lara's theme roger williams
29.10 46 2 man with money A Wild Uncertainty
29.10 47 2 rain on the roof lovin' spoonful
29.10 40 3 magic rocking horse Pinkerton’s assorted Colours
05.11 39 2 the philly freeze alvin cash
05.11 43 3 Psychotic Reaction count five
12.11 40 5 Hev Yew Gotta Loight Boy rolf harris
19.11 50 1 nineteen days dave clark five
26.11 48 1 willow weep for me alan price set
03.12 36 3 dandy clinton ford
03.12 40 2 dandy rockin' vickers
17.12 41 1 Theme From ‘The Power Game’ cyril stapleton
24.12 50 1 colour my world petula clark
24.12 37 4 cabaret frankie vaughan
1967
07.01 46 1 Slowly Goin’ Out Of My Head earl & dean
21.01 50 1 i see the light simon dupree & the big sound
11.02 45 3 I Can’t Get Back Home To My Baby jimmy james & the vagabonds
11.02 42 1 ooh la la normie rowe
18.02 42 2 sally the koobas
04.03 30 4 Trafalgar Square good time losers
04.03 46 3 baby come closer the loot
11.03 35 3 Just What You Want – Just What You’ll Get john's children
18.03 48 2 give & take jimmy cliff
18.03 46 1 hey gyp Keith Shields
18.03 43 1 love makes sweet music soft machine
29.04 20 4 bombay duck the shadows
29.07 22 3 my world the bachelors
1968
27.01 5 9 as you are the tremeloes
1969
27.09     amazing grace Great Awakening
11.10     Heaven Knows I’m Missing Him Now sandie shaw
18.10     naturally fat mattress
18.10     choice of colours the impressions
25.10     take your clothes off peter sarstedt
01.11     don't wate my time john mayall
08.11     reggae in your jeggae dandy
15.11     the court of King Crimson King Crimson
22.11     skinhead moonstomp symarip
29.11     that's the way love is marvin gaye
29.11     Roosevelt & Ira Lee tony joe white
06.12     Girl What You Doing To Me owen gray
13.12     Poor Rameses the pioneers
13.12     A Live Injection the upsetters
20.12     one million years robin gibb
20.12     superstar murray head
20.12     take some time out for love isley brothers
20.12     whole lottsa love led zeppelin
20.12     eli's comin' three dog night
 
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