LYRICS WORLD     Top 40 Hits of 1968 HOME PAGE MAIN INDEX

1,2,3 Red Light - 1910 Fruitgum Company   (#5)
1432 Franklin Pike Circle Hero - Bobby Russell   (#36)
Abraham, Martin and John - Dion   (#4)
Ain't No Way - Aretha Franklin   (#16)
Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell   (#8)
Alice Long (You're Still My Favorite Girlfriend) - Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart   (#27)
All Along the Watchtower - The Jimi Hendrix Experience   (#20)
Always Together - The Dells   (#18)
Am I That Easy to Forget - Engelbert Humperdinck   (#18)
Ame Caline (Soul Coaxing) - Raymond Lefevre & His Orchestra   (#37)  (instrumental)
Amen - Otis Redding   (#36)
Angel of the Morning - Merrilee Rush & The Turnabouts   (#7)
Autumn of My Life - Bobby Goldsboro   (#19)
Baby Let's Wait - The Royal Guardsmen   (#35)
Baby, Come Back - The Equals   (#32)
Baby, Now That I've Found You - The Foundations   (#11)
The Ballad Of Bonnie and Clyde - Georgie Fame   (#7)
Bang-Shang-A-Lang - The Archies   (#22)
Battle Hymn of the Republic - Andy Williams   (#33)
A Beautiful Morning - The Rascals   (#3)
The Beginning Of My End - The Unifics   (#36)
Bend Me, Shape Me - The American Breed   (#5)
Born Free - The Hesitations   (#38)
Born to Be Wild - Steppenwolf   (#2)
Both Sides Now - Judy Collins   (#8)
Bottle of Wine - The Fireballs   (#9)
Break Your Promise - The Delfonics   (#35)
Bring It On Home to Me - Eddie Floyd   (#17)
Cab Driver - The Mills Brothers   (#23)
Call Me Lightning - The Who   (#40)
Carpet Man - The 5th Dimension   (#29)
Chain of Fools - Aretha Franklin   (#2)
Chained - Marvin Gaye   (#32)
Chewy Chewy - Ohio Express   (#15)
Choo Choo Train - The Box Tops   (#26)
Classical Gas - Mason Williams   (#2)  (instrumental)
Cloud Nine - The Temptations   (#6)
Country Girl - City Man - Billy Vera & Judy Clay   (#38)
Court of Love - The Unifics   (#25)
Cowboys to Girls - The Intruders   (#6)
Crimson and Clover - Tommy James & The Shondells   (#1)
Cry Like A Baby - The Box Tops   (#2)
Cycles - Frank Sinatra   (#23)
D.W. Washburn - The Monkees   (#19)
Dance to the Music - Sly & The Family Stone   (#8)
Darlin' - The Beach Boys   (#19)
Delilah - Tom Jones   (#15)
Different Drum - Linda Ronstadt & The Stone Poneys   (#13)
Do It Again - The Beach Boys   (#20)
Do Something to Me - Tommy James & The Shondells   (#38)
Do You Know the Way to San Jose - Dionne Warwick   (#10)
Does Your Mama Know About Me - Bobby Taylor & The Vancouvers   (#29)
Don't Give Up - Petula Clark   (#37)
Don't Take It So Hard - Paul Revere & The Raiders   (#27)
Down At Lulu's - Ohio Express   (#33)
Dream A Little Dream of Me - Mama Cass Elliot   (#12)
Dreams of the Everyday Housewife - Glen Campbell   (#32)
Eleanor Rigby - Ray Charles   (#35)
Elenore - The Turtles   (#6)
The End of Our Road - Gladys Knight & The Pips   (#15)
Everyday People - Sly & The Family Stone   (#1)
Everything That Touches You - The Association   (#10)
The Eyes Of A New York Woman - B.J. Thomas   (#28)
Face It Girl, It's Over - Nancy Wilson   (#29)
Fire - The Crazy World of Arthur Brown   (#2)
Folsom Prison Blues - Johnny Cash   (#32)
Fool for You - The Impressions   (#22)
The Fool on the Hill - Sergio Mendes & Brazil '66   (#6)
For Once in My Life - Stevie Wonder   (#2)
Forever Came Today - Diana Ross & The Supremes   (#28)
The Funky Judge - Bull & The Matadors   (#39)
Funky Street - Arthur Conley   (#14)
Gentle on My Mind - Glen Campbell   (#39)
Girl Watcher - The O'Kaysions   (#5)
Girls Can't Do What the Guys Do - Betty Wright   (#33)
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly - Hugo Montenegro & His Orchestra   (#2)  (instrumental)
Goodbye My Love - James Brown   (#31)
Goody Goody Gumdrops - 1910 Fruitgum Company   (#37)
Grazing in the Grass - Hugh Masekela   (#1)  (instrumental)
Green Light - The American Breed   (#39)
Green Tambourine - The Lemon Pipers   (#1)
Halfway to Paradise - Bobby Vinton   (#23)
The Happy Song (Dum-Dum) - Otis Redding   (#25)
Harper Valley P.T.A. - Jeannie C. Riley   (#1)
Hello, I Love You - The Doors   (#1)
Help Yourself - Tom Jones   (#35)
Here Comes the Judge - Shorty Long   (#8)
Hey Jude - The Beatles   (#1)
Hey Jude - Wilson Pickett   (#23)
Hey, Western Union Man - Jerry Butler   (#16)
Hi-Heel Sneakers - Jose Feliciano   (#25)
Hip City (Part 2) - Jr. Walker & The All-Stars   (#31)
Hitch It to the Horse - The Fantastic Johnny C   (#34)
Hold Me Tight - Johnny Nash   (#5)
Honey - Bobby Goldsboro   (#1)
Hooked On A Feeling - B.J. Thomas   (#5)
The Horse - Cliff Nobles & Co.   (#2)  (instrumental)
The House That Jack Built - Aretha Franklin   (#6)
How'd We Ever Get This Way - Andy Kim   (#21)
Hurdy Gurdy Man - Donovan   (#5)
Hush - Deep Purple   (#4)
I Can Take or Leave Your Loving - Herman's Hermits   (#22)
I Can't Stand Myself (When You Touch Me) - James Brown & The Famous Flames   (#28)
I Can't Stop Dancing - Archie Bell & The Drells   (#9)
I Can't Turn You Loose - The Chambers Brothers   (#37)
I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) - The Temptations   (#13)
I Get the Sweetest Feeling - Jackie Wilson   (#34)
I Got the Feelin' - James Brown   (#6)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine - Marvin Gaye   (#1)
I Love How You Love Me - Bobby Vinton   (#9)
I Love You - People   (#14)
I Met Her in Church - The Box Tops   (#37)
I Say a Little Prayer - Aretha Franklin   (#10)
I Thank You - Sam & Dave   (#9)
I Wanna Live - Glen Campbell   (#36)
I Will Always Think About You - The New Colony Six   (#22)
I Wish It Would Rain - The Temptations   (#4)
I Wonder What She's Doing Tonight - Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart   (#8)
I'm a Midnight Mover - Wilson Pickett   (#24)
I'm Gonna Make You Love Me - Madeline Bell   (#26)
I'm Gonna Make You Love Me - The Supremes & The Temptations   (#2)
I've Gotta Get A Message To You - Bee Gees   (#8)
I've Never Found a Girl (to Love Me Like You Do) - Eddie Floyd   (#40)
If I Can Dream - Elvis Presley   (#12)
If I Could Build My Whole World Around You - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell   (#10)
If I Were a Carpenter - Four Tops   (#20)
If You Can Want - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles   (#11)
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida - Iron Butterfly   (#30)
Indian Lake - The Cowsills   (#10)
It Should Have Been Me - Gladys Knight & The Pips   (#40)
Jennifer Eccles - The Hollies   (#40)
Jennifer Juniper - Donovan   (#26)
Journey to the Center of the Mind - The Amboy Dukes   (#16)
Judy in Disguise (with Glasses) - John Fred & His Playboy Band   (#1)
Jumpin' Jack Flash - The Rolling Stones   (#3)
Just Dropped In (to See What Condition My Condition Was In) - Kenny Rogers & The First Edition   (#5)
Keep on Lovin' Me, Honey - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell   (#24)
Kentucky Woman - Deep Purple   (#38)
Kiss Me Goodbye - Petula Clark   (#15)
La-La Means I Love You - The Delfonics   (#4)
Lady Madonna - The Beatles   (#4)
Lady Willpower - Gary Puckett & The Union Gap   (#2)
Lalena - Donovan   (#33)
(The Lament of the Cherokee Indian) Indian Reservation - Don Fardon   (#20)
Les Bicyclettes De Belsize - Engelbert Humperdinck   (#31)
The Lesson - Vikki Carr   (#34)
Licking Stick - Licking Stick (Part 1) - James Brown & The Famous Flames   (#14)
Light My Fire - Jose Feliciano   (#3)
Like to Get to Know You - Spanky & Our Gang   (#17)
Little Arrows - Leapy Lee   (#16)
Little Green Apples - Roger Miller   (#39)
Lo Mucho Que Te Quiero (The More I Love You) - Rene & Rene   (#14)
The Look of Love - Sergio Mendes & Brazil '66   (#4)
Love Child - Diana Ross & The Supremes   (#1)
Love Is All Around - The Troggs   (#7)
Love Is Blue (L'Amour Est Bleu) - Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra   (#1)  (instrumental)
(Love Is Like a) Baseball Game - The Intruders   (#26)
Love Makes A Woman - Barbara Acklin   (#15)
Love Me Two Times - The Doors   (#25)
Lover's Holiday - Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson   (#31)
MacArthur Park - Richard Harris   (#2)
Magic Bus - The Who   (#25)
Magic Carpet Ride - Steppenwolf   (#3)
A Man Without Love (Quando M'innamoro) - Engelbert Humperdinck   (#19)
Master Jack - Four Jacks & a Jill   (#18)
Men Are Gettin' Scarce - Joe Tex   (#33)
Midnight Confessions - The Grass Roots   (#5)
Mighty Quinn (Quinn the Eskimo) - Manfred Mann   (#10)
Monterey - Eric Burdon & The Animals   (#15)
Mony Mony - Tommy James & The Shondells   (#3)
Mr. Businessman - Ray Stevens   (#28)
Mrs. Robinson - Simon & Garfunkel   (#1)
My Girl/Hey Girl - Bobby Vee   (#35)
My Special Angel - The Vogues   (#7)
Naturally Stoned - The Avante-Garde   (#40)
Never Give You Up - Jerry Butler   (#20)
Nobody But Me - The Human Beinz   (#8)
On the Road Again - Canned Heat   (#16)
Over You - Gary Puckett & The Union Gap   (#7)
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag - Otis Redding   (#21)
Paying the Cost to Be the Boss - B.B. King   (#39)
People - The Tymes   (#39)
People Got To Be Free - The Rascals   (#1)
Pickin' Wild Mountain Berries - Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson   (#27)
Pictures of Matchstick Men - The Status Quo   (#12)
Piece of My Heart - Big Brother & The Holding Company featuring Janis Joplin   (#12)
Playboy - Gene & Debbe   (#17)
Please Return Your Love to Me - The Temptations   (#26)
Promises, Promises - Dionne Warwick   (#19)
A Question of Temperature - The Balloon Farm   (#37)
Quick Joey Small (Run, Joey, Run) - Kasenetz-Katz Singing Orchestral Circus   (#25)
Ramblin' Gamblin' Man - Bob Seger System   (#17)
A Ray of Hope - The Rascals   (#24)
Reach Out of the Darkness - Friend & Lover   (#10)
Revolution - The Beatles   (#12)
Say It Loud - I'm Black and I'm Proud (Part 1) - James Brown   (#10)
Scarborough Fair (Canticle) - Simon & Garfunkel   (#11)
Sealed with a Kiss - Gary Lewis & The Playboys   (#19)
Security - Etta James   (#35)
See Saw - Aretha Franklin   (#14)
Shame, Shame - Magic Lanterns   (#29)
Shape of Things to Come - Max Frost & The Troopers   (#22)
She's a Heartbreaker - Gene Pitney   (#16)
She's Lookin' Good - Wilson Pickett   (#15)
Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day - Stevie Wonder   (#9)
Shoot 'Em Up, Baby - Andy Kim   (#31)
Simon Says - 1910 Fruitgum Company   (#4)
(Sittin' on) the Dock of the Bay - Otis Redding   (#1)
Skip a Rope - Henson Cargill   (#25)
Sky Pilot (Part 1) - Eric Burdon & The Animals   (#14)
Slip Away - Clarence Carter   (#6)
The Snake - Al Wilson   (#27)
Some Things You Never Get Used To - Diana Ross & The Supremes   (#30)
Some Velvet Morning - Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood   (#26)
The Son of Hickory Holler's Tramp - O.C. Smith   (#40)
Soul Serenade - Willie Mitchell   (#23)  (instrumental)
Soul-Limbo - Booker T. & The MG's   (#17)  (instrumental)
Soulful Strut - Young-Holt Unlimited   (#3)  (instrumental)
Special Occasion - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles   (#26)
Spooky - Classics IV   (#3)
Stand By Your Man - Tammy Wynette   (#19)
Stay in My Corner - The Dells   (#10)
Stoned Soul Picnic - The 5th Dimension   (#3)
Stormy - Classics IV featuring Dennis Yost   (#5)
The Straight Life - Bobby Goldsboro   (#36)
Strawberry Shortcake - Jay & The Techniques   (#39)
Suite: Judy Blue Eyes - Crosby, Stills & Nash   (#21)
Summer Rain - Johnny Rivers   (#14)
Summertime Blues - Blue Cheer   (#14)
Sunday Mornin' - Spanky & Our Gang   (#30)
Sunshine of Your Love - Cream   (#5)
Susan - The Buckinghams   (#11)
Suzie-Q (Part 1) - Creedence Clearwater Revival   (#11)
Sweet Blindness - The 5th Dimension   (#13)
Sweet Inspiration - The Sweet Inspirations   (#18)
(Sweet Sweet Baby) Since You've Been Gone - Aretha Franklin   (#5)
Take Good Care Of My Baby - Bobby Vinton   (#33)
Take Me For A Little While - Vanilla Fudge   (#38)
Take Time to Know Her - Percy Sledge   (#11)
Tapioca Tundra - The Monkees   (#34)
There Was a Time - James Brown & The Famous Flames   (#36)
Things I'd Like to Say - The New Colony Six   (#16)
Think - Aretha Franklin   (#7)
This Guy's In Love With You - Herb Alpert   (#1)
This Magic Moment - Jay & The Americans   (#6)
Those Were the Days - Mary Hopkin   (#2)
Tighten Up - Archie Bell & The Drells   (#1)
'Till - The Vogues   (#27)
Time for Livin' - The Association   (#39)
Time Has Come Today - The Chambers Brothers   (#11)
Tip-Toe Thru the Tulips with Me - Tiny Tim   (#17)
Too Much Talk - Paul Revere & The Raiders   (#19)
Tuesday Afternoon (Forever Afternoon) - The Moody Blues   (#24)
Turn Around, Look At Me - The Vogues   (#7)
U.S. Male - Elvis Presley   (#28)
The Unicorn - The Irish Rovers   (#7)
The Unknown Soldier - The Doors   (#39)
Valleri - The Monkees   (#3)
(Theme from) Valley of the Dolls - Dionne Warwick   (#2)
Walk Away Renee - Four Tops   (#14)
We Can Fly - The Cowsills   (#21)
We're a Winner - The Impressions   (#14)
White Room - Cream   (#6)
Who Is Gonna Love Me? - Dionne Warwick   (#33)
Who Will Answer? - Ed Ames   (#19)
Who's Making Love - Johnnie Taylor   (#5)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow? - The 4 Seasons   (#24)
Words - Bee Gees   (#15)
Yester Love - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles   (#31)
You - Marvin Gaye   (#34)
(You Keep Me) Hangin' On - Joe Simon   (#25)
You Keep Me Hangin' On - Vanilla Fudge   (#6)
You Met Your Match - Stevie Wonder   (#35)
You're All I Need to Get By - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell   (#7)
Young Girl - Gary Puckett & The Union Gap   (#2)
Yummy Yummy Yummy - Ohio Express   (#4)