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UK No. 2 hits -- 1960s - all the singles that peaked at No.2 in the UK chart

 
No. Date Title Artist Wks
1960
60 05 Feb A Voice In The Wilderness Cliff Richard 3
61 24 Mar Theme From 'A Summer Place' Percy Faith 1
62 14 Apr Fall In Love With You Cliff Richard 1
63 19 May Someone Else's Baby Adam Faith 1
64 26 May Cradle Of Love Johnny Preston 3
65 23 Jun Mama / Robot Man Connie Francis 1
66 08 Sep Because They're Young Duane Eddy 1
67 15 Sep A Mess Of Blues Elvis Presley 2
68 27 Oct As Long As He Needs Me Shirley Bassey 5
69 01 Dec Save The Last Dance For Me Drifters 3
1961
  05 Jan Save The Last Dance For Me Drifters 1
70 02 Feb Pepe Duane Eddy 1
71 09 Mar Are You Sure Allisons 2
  30 Mar Are You Sure Allisons 4
72 27 Apr Lazy River Bobby Darin 1
73 06 Jul Hello Mary Lou / Travellin' Man Ricky Nelson 2
74 05 Oct Jealousy Billy Fury 2
75 26 Oct Wild Wind John Leyton 2
76 23 Nov Big Bad John Jimmy Dean 1
1962
77 04 Jan Midnight In Moscow Kenny Ball 1
78 11 Jan Stranger On The Shore Mr. Acker Bilk 3
79 01 Feb Let's Twist Again Chubby Checker 2
80 22 Mar Tell Me What He Said Helen shapiro 3
81 12 Apr Dream Baby Roy Orbison 2
82 26 Apr Hey Baby Bruce Channel 1
83 03 May Hey Little Girl Del Shannon 1
84 31 May I'm Looking Out My Window / Do You Wanna Dance Cliff Richard & The Shadows 3
85 28 Jun A Picture Of You Joe Brown 2
86 09 Aug Speedy Gonzales Pat Boone 4
87 06 Sep Things Bobby Darin 1
88 27 Sep It'll Be Me Cliff Richard & The Shadows 1
89 11 Oct The Locomotion Little Eva 3
90 01 Nov Let's Dance Chris Montez 4
91 29 Nov The Swiss Maid Del Shannon 1
1964
92 21 Feb Please Please Me Beatles 2
  14 Mar Please Please Me Beatles 1
93 11 Apr From A Jack To A King Ned Miller 2
94 16 May Can't Get Used To Losing You Andy Williams 1
95 23 May Scarlet O'Hara Jet Harris & Tony Meehan 1
96 30 May Do You Want To Know A Secret Billy J. Kramer & The Dakotas 2
97 27 Jun Atlantis Shadows 2
98 29 Aug I'm Telling You Now Freddie & The Dreamers 2
99 12 Sep It's All In The Game Cliff Richard & The Shadows 3
100 10 Oct Then He Kissed Me Crystals 2
101 14 Nov Sugar & Spice Searchers 1
102 05 Dec Don't Talk To Him Cliff Richard & The Shadows 1
1964
103 23 Jan Hippy Hippy Shake Swinging Blue Jeans 1
104 06 Jan I'm The One Gerry & The Pacemakers 2
105 05 Mar Bits & Pieces Dave Clark Five 3
106 26 Mar Just One Look Hollies 1
107 07 May I Believe Bachelors 1
108 21 May My Boy Lollipop Millie 1
109 25 Jun Someone Someone Brian Poole & The Tremeloes 2
110 24 Sep Rag Doll Four Seasons 2
111 19 Nov All Day & All Of The Night The Kinks 2
112 03 Dec I'm Gonna Be Strong Gene Pitney 2
113 17 Dec Downtown Petula Clark 3
1965
114 28 Jan You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' Cilla Black 1
115 25 Feb Game Of Love Wayne Fontana & Mindbenders 1
116 22 Apr Here Comes The Night Them 1
117 20 May True Love Ways Peter & Gordon 1
118 17 Jun The Price Of Love Everly Brothers 1
119 15 Jul Heart Full Of Soul Yardbirds 3
120 12 Aug We've Gotta Get Out Of This Place Animals 1
121 19 Aug You've Got Your Troubles Fortunes 1
122 07 Oct If You Gotta Go Go Now Manfred Mann 1
123 14 Oct Almost There Andy Williams 3
124 25 Nov My Generation The Who 2
125 23 Dec Wind Me Up Cliff Richard & The Shadows 3
1966
126 10 Feb You Were On My Mind Crispian St. Peters 1
127 17 Feb 19th Nervous Breakdown Rolling Stones 3
128 10 Mar A Groovy Kind Of Love Mindbenders 1
129 17 Mar I Can't Let Go Hollies 3
130 05 May Daydream Lovin' Spoonful 2
131 19 May Sloop John B Beach Boys 1
132 26 May Wild Thing The Troggs 1
133 14 Jul Nobody Needs Your Love Gene Pitney 1
134 28 Jul Black Is Black Los Bravos 1
135 25 Aug God Only Knows / Wouldn't It Be Nice Beach Boys 2
136 29 Sep I'm A Boy The Who 1
137 06 Oct Bend It Dave Dee Dozy Beaky Mick & Tich 2
138 27 Oct I Can't Control Myself The Troggs 1
139 03 Nov Stop Stop Stop Hollies 2
140 17 Nov Semi-Detached Suburban Mr. James Manfred Mann 1
141 24 Nov Gimmie Some Loving Spencer Davis Group 1
142 15 Dec What Would I Be Val Doonican 1
143 22 Dec Morningtown Ride Seekers 3 + 1=
1967
144 12 Jan Sunshine Superman Donovan 1=
145 26 Jan Night Of Fear The Move 1
146 02 Feb Matthew & Son Cat Stevens 2
147 02 Mar Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever Beatles 3
148 23 Mar Edelweiss Vince Hill 1
149 30 Mar This Is My Song Harry Secombe 1
150 18 May Dedicated To The One I Loved Mamas & The Papas 1
151 25 May Waterloo Sunset The Kinks 2
152 15 Jun There Goes My Everything Engelbert Humperdinck 4
153 26 Jul Alternate Title (Randy Scouse Git) Monkees 1
154 02 Aug It Must Be Him Vikki Carr 1
155 30 Aug I'll Never Fall In Love Again Tom Jones 4
156 27 Sep Excerpt From A Teenage Opera (Grocer Jack) Keith West 2
157 11 Oct Flowers In The Rain The Move 2
158 25 Oct Hole In My Shoe Traffic 1
159 29 Nov Everybody Knows Dave Clark Five 2
  20 Dec Everybody Knows Dave Clark Five 1
160 27 Dec I'm Coming Home Tom Jones 1
1969
170 03 Jan Magical Mystery Tour (EP) Beatles 3
171 27 Mar Delilah Tom Jones 3
172 01 May Simon Says 1910 Fruitgum Company 1
173 08 May Lazy Sunday Small Faces 1
174 15 May A Man Without Love Engelbert Humperdinck 2
175 29 May Honey Bobby Goldsboro 1
  05 Jun A Man Without Love Engelbert Humperdinck 1
176 03 Jul Son Of Hickory Holler's Tramp O.C. Smith 3
177 09 Oct Little Arrows Leapy Lee 1
178 16 Oct Jesamine Casuals 1
179 20 Nov Eloise Barry Ryan 2
180 18 Dec Ain't Got No - I Got Life Nina Simone 1
181 25 Dec Build Me Up Buttercup Foundations 1
1969
  08 Jan Build Me Up Buttercup Foundations 1
182 02 Apr Gentle On My Mind Dean Martin 2
183 09 Apr Boom Bang-A-Bang Lulu 1
184 16 Apr Goodbye Mary Hopkin 1
  30 Apr Goodbye Mary Hopkin 2
185 14 May My Sentimental Friend Herman's Hermits 2
186 28 May Man Of The World Fleetwood Mac 1
187 18 Jun Oh Happy Day Edwin Hawkins Singers 2
188 02 Jul In The Ghetto Elvis Presley 3
189 16 Aug Saved By The Bell Robin Gibb 2
190 20 Sep Don't Forget To Remember Bee Gees 1
191 01 Nov I'm Gonna Make You Mine Lou Christie 1
192 08 Nov Oh Well Fleetwood Mac 2
193 22 Nov (Call Me) Number One Tremeloes 1
194 29 Nov Yester-Me Yester-You Yesterday Stevie Wonder 3
195 13 Dec Ruby Don't Take Your Love To Town Kenny Rogers & First Edition 5