SA Rock Lists

SA Charts 1965 - 1989
(As presented on Springbok Radio/Radio Orion)

Songs J-L

See other Songs by clicking on a letter
A-B | C-D | E-G | H-I | J-L | M-O | P-R | S | T-V | W-Z |


DATETITLEARTISTPOSWKS
29-Mar-85 JABULANI HOTLINE 9 16
25-Feb-83 JACK AND DIANE JOHN COUGAR 12 6
05-Sep-69 JACK AND JILL TOMMY ROE 10 5
06-Sep-74 JACK O' DIAMOND WALKERS 7 11
20-Jun-75 JACKIE BLUE OZARK MOUNTAIN DAREDEVILS 10 8
01-Sep-67 JACKSON LEE HAZELWOOD & NANCY SINATRA 4 8
05-Dec-69 JAM UP JELLY TIGHT TOMMY ROE 4 13
02-Feb-73 JAMBALAYA (ON THE BAYOU) BLUE RIDGE RANGERS 20 1
13-Jun-80 JANUARY, FEBRUARY BARBARA DICKSON 9 9
11-Dec-81 JAPANESE BOY ANEKA 19 1
16-Feb-89 JE NE SAIS PAS POURQUOI KYLIE MINOGUE 27 1
17-Apr-81 JEALOUS GUY ROXY MUSIC 3 12
22-Oct-76 JEANS ON DAVID DUNDAS 3 18
31-May-68 JENNIFER ECCLES HOLLIES 7 10
21-Jun-68 JENNIFER JUNIPER DONOVAN 11 6
27-May-83 JEOPARDY GREG KIHN BAND 6 17
08-Nov-68 JESAMINE CASUALS 1 14
03-May-74 JET WINGS 8 8
08-Oct-87 JET AIRLINER MODERN TALKING 16 13
28-Jan-66 JIMMY COME LATELY FOUR JACKS & A JILL 2 12
13-Feb-70 JINGLE JANGLE ARCHIES 15 4
24-Sep-82 JOAN OF ARC (MAID OF ORLEANS) ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK 19 2
10-Feb-84 JOANNA KOOL & THE GANG 21 13
19-Jul-74 JOEY BARBARA RAY 12 5
20-Aug-71 JOEY THE LIPSTICK COLLECTOR DENNIS 18 3
24-Apr-81 JOHNNY AND MARY ROBERT PALMER 5 8
22-Jul-83 JOHNNY B GOODE PETER TOSH 5 16
07-Sep-85 JOHNNY COME HOME FINE YOUNG CANNIBALS 12 12
29-Mar-74 JOLENE DOLLY PARTON 3 12
09-May-75 JOU HART IS WEER MYNE HEINTJE 6 10
10-Mar-72 JOY APOLLO 100 18 3
14-May-71 JOY TO THE WORLD THREE DOG NIGHT 1 12
01-Oct-65 JU JU HAND SAM THE SHAM AND THE PHARAOHS 19 2
23-Feb-68 JUDY IN DISGUISE JOHN FRED & HIS PLAYBOY BAND 1 10
14-May-82 JUKE BOX HERO FOREIGNER 7 11
17-Feb-84 JUMP VAN HALEN 2 22
14-Sep-84 JUMP (FOR MY LOVE) POINTER SISTERS 13 14
19-Jul-68 JUMPIN' JACK FLASH ROLLING STONES 8 9
10-Jan-75 JUNIOR'S FARM PAUL McCARTNEY 6 13
30-Aug-74 JUST AN EVER LOVIN' WOMAN TOMMY OLIVER 7 10
28-May-82 JUST AN ILLUSION IMAGINATION 3 22
04-Jun-65 JUST ANOTHER GUY CLIFF RICHARD 18 1
25-Feb-77 JUST ANOTHER POOR BOY CHRIS DE BURGH 8 10
05-Mar-71 JUST BECAUSE I'M A WOMAN DOLLY PARTON 19 1
10-May-68 JUST CALL ME LONESOME ELVIS PRESLEY 13 4
18-Jun-82 JUST HOW HIGH MIKE EAGER 6 12
19-May-67 JUST LIKE A MAN JUNE MUSCAT 16 3
02-Sep-66 JUST LIKE A WOMAN MANFRED MANN 5 10
26-Dec-80 (JUST LIKE) STARTING OVER JOHN LENNON 4 13
06-Oct-67 JUST LOVING YOU ANITA HARRIS 7 8
28-Jul-78 JUST THE WAY YOU ARE BILLY JOEL 6 19
09-Dec-83 KARMA CHAMELEON CULTURE CLUB 1 26
19-Sep-69 KATRINA'S THEME JILL KIRKLAND 11 6
19-Nov-65 KEEP ON DANCING GENTRYS 15 2
22-May-81 KEEP ON LOVING YOU REO SPEEDWAGON 3 9
25-Feb-66 KEEP ON RUNNING SPENCER DAVIS GROUP 14 3
18-Feb-77 KEEP ON SMILIN' JOHN PAUL YOUNG 10 9
14-Aug-70 KEEP ON SMILING JAMES LLOYD 6 13
18-Nov-77 KELLY'S SONG BOBBY ANGEL 13 7
25-May-73 KENTUCKY BLUES LAUREN COPLEY 1 19
25-Jun-82 KEY LARGO BERTIE HIGGINS 18 3
04-Jun-65 KEY TO YOUR HEART EMIL DEAN 3 3
19-Jun-81 KIDS IN AMERICA KIM WILDE 1 15
23-Mar-73 KILLING ME SOFTLY WITH HIS SONG ROBERTA FLACK 8 13
23-Jun-67 KIND OF A DRAG BUCKINGHAMS 19 2
06-Jul-86 A KIND OF MAGIC QUEEN 10 12
14-Sep-79 KINDERS VAN DIE WIND LAURIKA RAUCH 3 13
01-Dec-88 KING OF EMOTION BIG COUNTRY 27 9
26-Jan-89 KISS ART OF NOISE & TOM JONES 16 4
04-May-86 KISS PRINCE 10 14
26-Nov-76 KISS AND SAY GOODBYE MANHATTANS 12 8
29-Aug-75 KISS ME, KISS YOUR BABY GEOFF ST. JOHN 10 8
27-Oct-78 KISS YOU ALL OVER EXILE 1 22
18-Oct-74 KISSIN' IN THE BACK ROW OF THE MOVIES DRIFTERS 3 13
10-Feb-67 KNIGHT IN RUSTY ARMOUR PETER AND GORDON 19 2
15-May-70 KNOCK KNOCK WHO'S THERE MARY HOPKIN 2 9
29-Jun-79 KNOCK ON WOOD AMII STEWART 9 13
22-Jan-71 KNOCK THREE TIMES DAWN 1 17
20-May-77 KNOWING ME, KNOWING YOU ABBA 1 14
13-Apr-79 KRUIDJIE-ROER-MY-NIE ANTON GOOSEN 10 16
06-Jun-69 KUMBAYA SANDPIPERS 8 7
11-Oct-74 KUNG FU FIGHTING CARL DOUGLAS 1 19
18-May-86 KYRIE MR. MISTER 21 8
10-Sep-87 LA BAMBA LOS LOBOS 1 26
08-Oct-76 LA BELLE FRANCE SONNY WORTHING 16 2
02-Jul-87 LA ISLA BONITA MADONNA 10 13
03-Oct-69 LA-DEE-DOO-DOWN-DOWN ARCHIES 2 14
23-Jan-81 LADY KENNY ROGERS 3 13
25-Apr-75 LADY STYX 3 16
26-Mar-76 LADY BUMP PENNY MCLEAN 12 6
21-Aug-70 LADY D'ARBANVILLE CAT STEVENS 4 10
25-Nov-66 LADY GODIVA PETER AND GORDON 18 2
19-May-78 LADY IN BLACK URIAH HEEP 6 12
19-Dec-75 LADY IN BLUE JOE DOLAN 1 14
05-Oct-86 THE LADY IN RED CHRIS DE BURGH 1 26
12-Mar-76 LADY LAY PIERRE GROSCOLAS 4 10
16-Jul-71 LADY ROSE MUNGO JERRY 6 10
26-Apr-87 LADY SOUL TEMPTATIONS 28 3
16-Sep-66 LANA ROY ORBISON 9 9
02-Dec-66 LAND OF MILK AND HONEY DREAM MERCHANTS 10 9
24-Jun-66 LARA'S THEME MGM SINGING STRINGS 5 10
22-Jul-66 LARA'S THEME (FROM DR ZHIVAGO) ROGER WILLIAMS 1 18
16-Apr-71 LAS VEGAS TONY CHRISTIE 18 3
08-Mar-68 LAST DANCE CARIKE KEUZENKAMP 14 5
27-May-83 LAST NIGHT A D.J. SAVED MY LIFE INDEEP 7 12
22-Apr-83 LAST NIGHT A D.J. SAVED MY LIFE MARGINO 16 10
28-Nov-75 THE LAST ONE TO TOUCH ME BARBARA RAY 9 9
04-Jun-65 THE LAST TIME ROLLING STONES 7 6
11-Nov-66 LAST TRAIN TO CLARKSVILLE MONKEES 16 2
06-Oct-67 THE LAST WALTZ ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK 1 16
31-Oct-80 LATE AT NIGHT MAYWOOD 11 8
03-Jul-81 LATELY RUDY GRANT 16 5
14-Nov-69 LAUGHING GUESS WHO 20 1
01-Sep-67 LAURA (WHAT'S HE GOT THAT I AIN'T GOT) BROOK BENTON 20 2
15-Sep-67 LAURA (WHAT'S HE GOT THAT I AIN'T GOT) FRANKIE LAINE 5 8
18-Nov-83 LAWYERS IN LOVE JACKSON BROWNE 11 12
02-Feb-79 LAY DOWN BESIDE ME DON WILLIAMS 17 2
16-Jun-78 LAY LOVE ON YOU LUISA FERNANDEZ 7 11
03-May-68 LAZY LIFE QUENTIN E. KLOPJAEGER 1 16
28-Jun-68 LAZY SUNDAY SMALL FACES 10 7
09-Feb-79 LE FREAK CHIC 1 14
01-Oct-71 LEADER OF THE PACK SHANGRI-LAS 17 2
02-Feb-86 LEADER OF THE PACK TWISTED SISTER 9 18
14-Jun-87 LEAN ON ME CLUB NOUVEAU 2 20
09-Jan-70 LEAVING ON A JET PLANE PETER, PAUL & MARY 6 10
04-Jan-85 LEFT IN THE DARK BARBRA STREISAND 17 8
05-Apr-68 THE LEGEND OF XANADU DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK & TICH 7 10
28-Feb-69 LEISE RIESELT DER SCHNEE HEINTJE 19 1
01-Nov-68 LES BICYCLETTES DE BELSIZE ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK 12 4
10-Aug-86 LESSONS IN LOVE LEVEL 42 1 26
07-Oct-77 LET GO DOBIE GRAY 7 13
07-Aug-70 LET IT BE ME PERCY SLEDGE 9 7
15-Aug-69 LET ME PAUL REVERE & THE RAIDERS 8 7
04-Feb-66 LET ME BE TURTLES 6 11
06-Feb-76 LET ME INTO YOUR LIFE FLOOD 1 17
02-Aug-74 LET ME ROLL IT WINGS 3 15
26-Jan-68 LET THE HEARTACHES BEGIN LONG JOHN BALDRY 16 3
21-May-76 LET YOUR LOVE FLOW BELLAMY BROTHERS 1 16
30-Jul-87 LET'S DANCE CHRIS REA 4 23
29-Apr-83 LET'S DANCE DAVID BOWIE 2 18
17-Oct-80 LET'S GET SERIOUS JERMAINE JACKSON 20 1
29-Jun-86 LET'S GO ALL THE WAY SLY FOX 14 16
05-Mar-82 LET'S GROOVE EARTH, WIND & FIRE 8 11
25-Feb-66 LET'S HANG ON FOUR SEASONS 19 1
28-Jul-67 LET'S LIVE FOR TODAY GRASS ROOTS 1 12
03-Apr-70 LET'S WORK TOGETHER CANNED HEAT 10 8
03-Nov-67 THE LETTER BOX TOPS 4 18
23-Feb-68 THE LETTER TRINI LOPEZ 7 5
08-Feb-74 LIEFDE IS MY NOOI SE NAAM BILLY FORREST 19 3
22-Apr-66 LIES AND KISSES CLIFF RICHARD 11 6
10-Nov-67 LIGHT MY FIRE DOORS 13 5
20-Oct-67 LIGHTNING'S GIRL NANCY SINATRA 10 6
01-Aug-69 LIGHTS OF CINCINATTI SCOTT WALKER 8 6
22-Feb-85 LIKE A VIRGIN MADONNA 2 17
16-Oct-70 LIKE I DO BARBARA RAY & 5TH ASSOCIATION 4 10
19-Aug-66 LIL' RED RIDING HOOD SAM THE SHAM AND THE PHARAOHS 4 7
20-Dec-68 LILY THE PINK SCAFFOLD 2 9
28-Apr-72 THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT (WIMOWEH) ROBERT JOHN 15 7
09-Jan-70 LIQUIDATOR HARRY J. ALL STARS 7 9
06-Dec-68 LISTEN TO ME HOLLIES 11 4
22-Aug-69 LISTEN TO THE BAND MONKEES 17 3
11-Oct-68 LITTLE ARROWS LEAPY LEE 2 15
28-Apr-67 A LITTLE BIT ME, A LITTLE BIT YOU MONKEES 8 10
30-Jun-78 LITTLE BOY BIG MAN JOE DOLAN 9 8
14-Sep-86 LITTLE GIRL SANDRA 24 3
26-Apr-68 LITTLE GIRL TROGGS 15 7
22-Dec-78 THE LITTLE GIRL IN ME JUDY CHEEKS 11 11
05-Jun-70 LITTLE GREEN BAG GEORGE BAKER SELECTION 7 10
19-Sep-80 LITTLE JEANNIE ELTON JOHN 8 10
25-Jan-74 LITTLE JIMMY GWYNNETH ASHLEY-ROBIN 1 14
14-Jan-88 LITTLE LIES FLEETWOOD MAC 22 2
02-Jul-65 LITTLE LONELY ONE TOM JONES 10 8
04-Apr-69 LITTLE RED BOAT ON THE RIVER SPECTRUM 14 3
31-May-68 LITTLE RED DONKEY TROGGS 2 12
30-Mar-79 LITTLE ROSA TOMMY DELL 5 12
14-Jun-74 LITTLE SOLDIER BLUE GWYNNETH ASHLEY-ROBIN 9 9
07-Jul-72 LITTLE WILLY SWEET 9 11
21-Nov-69 LITTLE WOMAN BOBBY SHERMAN 13 4
27-Jun-69 LITTLE YELLOW AEROPLANE LEAPY LEE 1 9
11-Jul-75 LIVE FOR YOU RICHARD JON SMITH 19 3
24-Aug-85 LIVE IS LIFE OPUS 2 28
08-Jul-83 LIVE ON PIERRE DE CHARMOY 6 18
27-Jul-86 LIVE TO TELL MADONNA 22 8
19-Apr-87 LIVIN' ON A PRAYER BON JOVI 5 19
04-Feb-77 LIVIN' THING ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA 1 12
16-Jul-87 THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS A-HA 5 17
09-Jul-87 LIVING IN A BOX LIVING IN A BOX 14 15
03-Nov-72 LIVING IN HARMONY CLIFF RICHARD 18 2
11-Mar-77 LIVING NEXT DOOR TO ALICE SMOKIE 2 13
25-Mar-83 LIVING ON THE CEILING BLANCMANGE 3 15
20-Oct-88 THE LOCO-MOTION KYLIE MINOGUE 1 18
05-Jan-73 LOCOMOTIVE BREATH RABBITT 11 14
08-Jun-79 THE LOGICAL SONG SUPERTRAMP 3 16
21-Aug-70 LOLA KINKS 1 12
02-Sep-66 LONELY RIVER VIRGINIA LEE 10 7
19-May-72 LONG COOL WOMAN IN A BLACK DRESS HOLLIES 1 22
21-May-71 LONG DAYS AND LONELY NIGHTS LINCOLN 2 13
27-Apr-73 LONG HAIRED LOVER FROM LIVERPOOL LITTLE JIMMY OSMOND 7 15
19-Jul-74 LONG LEGGED WOMAN DRESSED IN BLACK MUNGO JERRY 4 10
25-Jun-65 LONG LIVE LOVE SANDIE SHAW 2 12
28-Feb-75 LONG TALL GLASSES LEO SAYER 9 8
31-Aug-73 LONG TRAIN RUNNIN' DOOBIE BROTHERS 11 8
06-Dec-74 LONGFELLOW SERENADE NEIL DIAMOND 1 16
03-Nov-67 LOOK ACROSS THE RIVER IAN AND RITCHIE 8 7
03-Dec-71 LOOK AROUND (AND YOU'LL FIND ME THERE) VINCE HILL 20 1
20-Jul-86 LOOK AWAY BIG COUNTRY 11 16
01-Aug-75 THE LOOK IN YOUR EYES JOHNNY NASH 5 15
14-Sep-85 LOOK MAMA HOWARD JONES 23 5
11-Dec-70 LOOK OUT HERE COMES TOMORROW DEALIANS 1 15
15-Oct-65 LOOK THROUGH ANY WINDOW HOLLIES 3 8
25-Sep-70 LOOKIN' OUT MY BACK DOOR CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL 2 9
09-Sep-83 LOOKING AT MIDNIGHT IMAGINATION 27 2
09-Jul-87 LOOKING FOR A NEW LOVE JODY WATLEY 22 12
06-Nov-70 LOOKY LOOKY GIORGIO 1 17
04-Feb-77 LOST IN FRANCE BONNIE TYLER 2 15
24-May-85 THE LOST OPERA KIMERA & THE OPERAIDERS 1 20
30-Jan-81 A LOT OF THINGS PEACH 7 11
10-Nov-72 LOUANNE JODY WAYNE 19 1
10-Jul-81 LOUISE (WE GET IT RIGHT) JONA LEWIE 5 10
05-Nov-65 LOVE GENE ROCKWELL 5 7
05-Apr-85 LOVE AND PRIDE KING 7 17
31-Oct-69 LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT SOUNDS NICE 8 11
13-Jul-86 A LOVE BIZARRE SHEILA E 3 22
16-Sep-83 LOVE BLONDE KIM WILDE 22 3
14-Apr-88 LOVE CHANGES EVERYTHING CLIMIE FISHER 2 29
16-Jan-81 LOVE CONNECTION PLASTIK MAK 14 7
27-Feb-70 LOVE GROWS (WHERE MY ROSEMARY GOES) EDISON LIGHTHOUSE 3 12
20-Feb-76 LOVE HURTS JIM CAPALDI 13 6
30-Oct-81 LOVE HURTS MATTISSON BROTHERS 13 7
14-Mar-75 LOVE HURTS NAZARETH 1 18
25-Feb-88 LOVE IN THE FIRST DEGREE BANANARAMA 10 17
02-Mar-73 THE LOVE IN YOUR EYES VICKY LEANDROS 2 20
06-Jul-79 LOVE IS BILL WITHERS 20 2
06-Mar-70 LOVE IS A BEAUTIFUL SONG DAVE MILLS 1 17
02-Sep-83 LOVE IS A STRANGER EURYTHMICS 2 24
05-Jan-68 LOVE IS ALL AROUND TROGGS 1 15
22-Mar-68 LOVE IS BLUE AL MARTINO 16 6
05-Apr-68 LOVE IS BLUE GENE PETERSEN 19 1
08-Mar-68 LOVE IS BLUE PAUL MAURIAT ORCHESTRA 1 13
10-Sep-82 LOVE IS IN CONTROL (FINGER ON THE TRIGGER) DONNA SUMMER 7 12
07-Jul-78 LOVE IS IN THE AIR JOHN PAUL YOUNG 2 16
09-Jun-88 LOVE IS STRONGER THAN PRIDE SADE 20 12
19-Oct-84 LOVE KILLS FREDDIE MERCURY 9 16
29-Oct-82 LOVE LEADS TO MADNESS NAZARETH 3 14
24-Mar-88 LOVE LETTERS ALISON MOYET 11 15
04-Mar-77 LOVE ME YVONNE ELLIMAN 3 12
30-May-69 LOVE ME TONIGHT TOM JONES 12 7
05-Aug-66 LOVE MINUS ZERO DREAM MERCHANTS 8 6
04-May-86 LOVE MISSILE F1-11 SIGUE SIGUE SPUTNIK 2 17
04-Sep-70 LOVE OF THE COMMON PEOPLE NICKY THOMAS 7 7
06-Apr-84 LOVE OF THE COMMON PEOPLE PAUL YOUNG 8 20
12-Dec-80 LOVE ON THE ROCKS NEIL DIAMOND 1 14
10-Jun-83 LOVE ON YOUR SIDE THOMPSON TWINS 24 4
03-Sep-87 LOVE POWER DIONNE WARWICK & JEFFREY OSBORNE 19 11
19-Oct-84 LOVE SOMEBODY RICK SPRINGFIELD 26 5
18-Jul-69 LOVE THEME FROM "ROMEO & JULIET" HENRY MANCINI 4 8
14-Dec-85 LOVE THEME FROM ST ELMO'S FIRE DAVID FOSTER 5 20
30-Nov-86 LOVE WILL CONQUER ALL LIONEL RICHIE 24 4
01-Aug-75 LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER CAPTAIN & TENNILLE 2 14
29-May-81 LOVE-CHAIN REACTION JOY 18 2
26-Aug-77 LOVELY LADY SHABBY TIGER 5 11
24-Nov-72 LOVELY LORRAINE WILLIAM E. 20 2
04-Jun-65 LOVELY LOVELY (LOVERLY LOVERLY) CHUBBY CHECKER 7 4
06-Jul-85 LOVER COME BACK TO ME DEAD OR ALIVE 3 20
01-Mar-85 LOVERBOY BILLY OCEAN 1 24
15-Feb-74 LOVE'S THEME LOVE UNLIMITED 1 17
22-Mar-74 LOVING ARMS DOBIE GRAY 1 20
08-Jul-77 LUCILLE KENNY ROGERS 1 23
30-Jul-87 LUKA SUZANNE VEGA 3 23

All info generously supplied by John Samson, September/October 2000 with major input from Chris Kimberley and Kevin Farquharson. Updated and corrected (where necessary) May 2016 with further input from Peet van Staaden and Ian McLean


TOP back to where you came from
Charting The Charts

South Africa's Rock Lists