Survey collected and contributed by Randy Price, Peter Kanze and Greg Lance
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TW LW 1 4 YOU CAN’T HURRY LOVE - The Supremes (Motown) 2 2 SUNNY - Bobby Hebb (Philips) 3 3 SEE YOU IN SEPTEMBER - The Happenings (B.T. Puppy) 4 1 *#SUMMER IN THE CITY - The Lovin’ Spoonful (Kama Sutra) 5 10 SUNSHINE SUPERMAN - Donovan (Epic) 6 8 *#YELLOW SUBMARINE / ELEANOR RIGBY - The Beatles (Capitol) 7 11 WOULDN’T IT BE NICE - The Beach Boys (Capitol) 8 12 *#MR. DIEINGLY SAD - The Critters (Kapp) 9 7 SWEET PEA - Tommy Roe (ABC) 10 5 LIL’ RED RIDING HOOD - Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs (MGM)
NOTE: The date that appeared on the original chart as printed in GO Magazine was August 25, 1966, a Thursday. However, this chart debuted on the air on Wednesday, August 24, so the date that appears above reflects when the chart actually took effect.
Bobby Hebb and the Beatles, 1966
FROM THE BEATLES BIBLE:
They stayed at 7655 Curson Terrace in Beverly Hills, which Brian Epstein had rented for this brief stay. The Beatles were visited by their former press officer, Derek Taylor, as well as members of The Byrds and The Mamas And The Papas.
I'd left The Beatles in December 1964, and gone to live in Hollywood for three years. Things had got very 'successful', which means I took on too much: The Byrds, Beach Boys, Van Dyke Parks, Mamas and Papas, Chad and Jeremy - the intelligent side of US pop - and so I'd dropped out because it was all too much.
Beatles Press Conference
WATCH THE PRESS CONFERENCE HERE:
- gretschpages.com/forum/players/rip-bobby-hebb...august-3.../page1/Aug 3, 2010 - Around June 1966,. The DJ said, "Here's a Brand new song called "Sunny" by a new singer named "Bobby Hebb"! It was beautiful!!! I even had ...