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SA Charts 1965 - 1989
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DATETITLEARTISTPOSWKS
09-Nov-73 WAIKIKI MAN JESSICA JONES 13 11
12-Feb-82 WAITING FOR A GIRL LIKE YOU FOREIGNER 14 3
24-Aug-84 WAKE ME UP BEFORE YOU GO-GO WHAM! 9 24
08-Dec-72 WAKE UP WAKE UP JESSICA JONES 9 11
15-Oct-65 A WALK IN THE BLACK FOREST HORST JANKOWSKI'S ORCHESTRA 15 3
07-Dec-86 WALK LIKE AN EGYPTIAN BANGLES 1 21
16-Mar-86 WALK OF LIFE DIRE STRAITS 2 24
17-Oct-75 WALK ON BY GLORIA GAYNOR 12 6
08-Mar-74 WALK RIGHT BACK PERRY COMO 19 2
04-Feb-88 WALK THE DINOSAUR WAS (NOT WAS) 10 12
01-Sep-67 WALK THROUGH THIS WORLD WITH ME GEORGE JONES 16 3
14-Oct-66 WALK WITH ME SEEKERS 5 10
24-Jun-77 (WALKIN' ON A) LOVE CLOUD 5000 VOLTS 1 20
21-Jul-67 WALKING IN THE SUNSHINE PETER LOTIS 10 8
28-Sep-85 WALKING ON SUNSHINE KATRINA & THE WAVES 28 2
30-May-80 WALKING ON THE MOON POLICE 10 8
31-Oct-80 THE WANDERER DONNA SUMMER 5 13
27-Mar-70 WANDERIN' STAR LEE MARVIN 6 8
09-Nov-79 WANTED DOOLEYS 6 12
23-Jul-87 WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE BON JOVI 23 3
01-Sep-88 WAP BAM BOOGIE MATT BIANCO 2 23
23-Nov-84 THE WAR SONG CULTURE CLUB 5 15
07-Jun-68 WARM AND TENDER LOVE PERCY SLEDGE 12 6
16-Nov-84 THE WARRIOR SCANDAL 11 12
08-Apr-83 WAS EK MAAR 'N DIGTER KUPIDO 16 4
24-Oct-75 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS GENE ROCKWELL 16 4
31-May-74 WATERLOO ABBA 1 15
15-Jul-83 WAVES BLANCMANGE 24 4
02-Sep-77 WAY DOWN ELVIS PRESLEY 13 6
15-Nov-74 THE WAY I AM LOVELACE WATKINS 4 14
26-Oct-86 THE WAY IT IS BRUCE HORNSBY & THE RANGE 13 17
21-Feb-69 THE WAY IT USED TO BE ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK 9 7
05-Sep-69 WAY OF LIFE FAMILY DOGG 13 5
28-Jan-88 THE WAY YOU MAKE ME FEEL MICHAEL JACKSON 16 8
21-Dec-86 WE ARE GROWING MARGARET SINGANA 26 6
03-May-85 WE ARE THE WORLD USA FOR AFRICA 1 24
09-Feb-73 WE BELIEVE IN TOMORROW FREDDY BRECK 1 25
25-Jan-85 WE BELONG PAT BENATAR 5 20
11-Apr-80 WE BELONG TO THE NIGHT ELLEN FOLEY 7 10
12-Jan-86 WE BUILT THIS CITY STARSHIP 1 22
07-Jan-66 WE CAN WORK IT OUT BEATLES 2 14
03-Aug-85 WE CLOSE OUR EYES GO WEST 23 6
14-Sep-85 WE DON'T NEED ANOTHER HERO (THUNDERDOME) TINA TURNER 9 17
28-Sep-79 WE DON'T TALK ANYMORE CLIFF RICHARD 2 18
15-Jan-82 WE KILL THE WORLD (DON'T KILL THE WORLD) BONEY M 1 22
30-Sep-77 WE SALUTE YOU (SCOTLAND) REG DE BEER 3 11
07-Sep-84 WE WILL MAKE LOVE VANGIE COKER 23 6
16-Jul-76 WEDDING BELLS BILLY SWAN 3 13
10-Jul-70 THE WEDDING JODY WAYNE 1 15
03-Feb-67 WEDNESDAY'S CHILD MATT MONRO 14 5
10-Feb-78 WELCOME HOME HARVEST 10 11
01-Apr-66 A WELL RESPECTED MAN KINKS 7 9
02-Mar-79 WELL...ALL RIGHT SANTANA 7 7
01-Nov-68 WELTEVREDE STASIE BATS 15 6
19-Mar-71 WE'RE ALL PLAYING IN THE SAME BAND QUENTIN E. KLOPJAEGER 19 2
16-Feb-86 WEST END GIRLS PET SHOP BOYS 2 22
30-Jun-67 WESTERN UNION FIVE AMERICANS 10 6
01-Jan-82 WE'VE GOT THE LOVE DALE STEPHENS 8 10
25-May-79 WE'VE GOT TONITE BOB SEGER 11 9
18-May-79 WHAT A FOOL BELIEVES DOOBIE BROTHERS 7 13
16-Jun-67 WHAT A WOMAN IN LOVE WON'T DO JUDY PAGE 19 1
03-May-68 WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD LOUIS ARMSTRONG 1 13
07-Mar-69 WHAT AM I LIVING FOR PERCY SLEDGE 2 11
29-Oct-71 WHAT ARE YOU DOING SUNDAY DAWN 6 9
11-Feb-77 WHAT HAVE I DONE MIKE EAGER 8 10
26-Nov-87 WHAT HAVE I DONE TO DESERVE THIS PET SHOP BOYS & DUSTY SPRINGFIELD 16 16
30-Mar-86 WHAT HAVE WE DONE TO THE SONG TOM INGLIS 11 13
05-Oct-86 WHAT HAVE YOU DONE FOR ME LATELY JANET JACKSON 19 5
02-Apr-71 WHAT IS LIFE GEORGE HARRISON 4 12
30-Sep-77 WHAT KIND OF DANCE IS THIS? VERONICA UNLIMITED 16 4
19-Aug-83 WHAT KINDA BOY YOU LOOKIN' FOR (GIRL) HOT CHOCOLATE 16 16
20-Dec-74 WHATEVER GETS YOU THRU THE NIGHT JOHN LENNON 15 8
01-Aug-80 WHAT'S ANOTHER YEAR JOHNNY LOGAN 12 7
23-Apr-82 WHAT'S LOVE SUNDANCE 10 13
31-Aug-84 WHAT'S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT TINA TURNER 2 22
24-Sep-65 WHAT'S NEW PUSSYCAT TOM JONES 1 16
28-Sep-86 WHAT'S THE COLOUR OF MONEY HOLLYWOOD BEYOND 25 8
07-Dec-73 WHAT'S YOUR MAMA'S NAME CHILD LANCE JAMES 17 5
14-Jul-78 WHAT'S YOUR NAME, WHAT'S YOUR NUMBER ANDREA TRUE CONNECTION 10 10
03-Nov-78 WHEEL IN THE SKY JOURNEY 12 13
11-Mar-77 WHEN A CHILD IS BORN JOHNNY MATHIS 12 6
28-Apr-67 WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN PERCY SLEDGE 13 9
17-Aug-73 WHEN BOUZOUKIS PLAYED VICKY LEANDROS 7 12
24-Aug-84 WHEN DOVES CRY PRINCE 6 20
22-Apr-77 WHEN I NEED YOU LEO SAYER 2 14
06-Aug-76 WHEN I'M DEAD AND GONE BRUCE MILLAR 5 13
26-Jun-81 WHEN I'M GONE ALBERT HAMMOND 7 9
22-May-70 WHEN JULIE COMES AROUND CUFF LINKS 6 7
28-May-71 WHEN LOVE COMES KNOCKING AT YOUR DOOR DEALIANS 3 11
24-Sep-87 WHEN SMOKEY SINGS ABC 20 6
02-Mar-86 WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH, THE TOUGH GET GOING BILLY OCEAN 1 21
17-Aug-86 WHEN TOMORROW COMES EURYTHMICS 19 8
09-Sep-77 WHEN TWO WORLDS DRIFT APART CLIFF RICHARD 19 3
04-Oct-74 WHEN WILL I SEE YOU AGAIN THREE DEGREES 2 21
10-Nov-67 WHEN WILL THE GOOD APPLES FALL SEEKERS 12 6
29-May-81 WHEN YOU GONNA LOVE ME CITY LIMITS 20 1
26-Feb-82 WHEN YOU WERE SWEET SIXTEEN FUREYS & DAVEY ARTHUR 5 13
14-Dec-85 WHEN YOUR HEART IS WEAK COCK ROBIN 26 5
07-Jan-88 WHENEVER YOU NEED SOMEBODY RICK ASTLEY 7 18
18-Jun-65 WHERE ARE YOU NOW JACKIE TRENT 12 6
10-Jun-66 WHERE DID WE GO WRONG PETULA CLARK 7 8
25-Apr-69 WHERE DO YOU GO TO MY LOVELY PETER SARSTEDT 1 8
04-Jan-80 WHERE HAVE ALL THE FLOWERS GONE ROY BULKIN 18 3
09-Dec-83 WHERE IS MY MAN? EARTHA KITT 6 22
09-Sep-66 WHERE WERE YOU WHEN I NEEDED YOU GRASS ROOTS 13 5
30-Sep-83 WHEREVER I LAY MY HAT (THAT'S MY HOME) PAUL YOUNG 23 8
19-Jun-70 WHICH WAY YOU GOIN' BILLY? POPPY FAMILY 2 12
21-Jun-87 WHISPER YOUR SECRET HELICOPTERS 6 19
21-Jul-67 A WHITER SHADE OF PALE PROCOL HARUM 1 11
19-Nov-82 WHO CAN IT BE NOW? MEN AT WORK 5 13
06-Feb-76 WHO LOVES YOU FOUR SEASONS 13 5
25-Feb-88 WHO THE AM DAMN DO YOU THINK I AM BOYS DON'T CRY 26 8
13-Feb-70 WHOLE LOTTA LOVE LED ZEPPELIN 6 7
12-Jan-86 THE WHOLE OF THE MOON WATERBOYS 6 17
30-Jul-82 WHO'S FOOLIN' WHO ONE WAY 7 14
29-Sep-67 WHO'S GONNA STAND BY ME LUCILLE STARR 20 1
01-Apr-77 WHO'S GONNA TIE MY SHOES BARBARA RAY 11 9
01-Dec-88 WHO'S LEAVING WHO HAZELL DEAN 18 12
24-Oct-69 WHO'S THAT GIRL BATS 6 10
03-Sep-87 WHO'S THAT GIRL MADONNA 6 19
17-Jul-70 WHY CAN'T IT RAIN MCCULLY WORKSHOP 12 5
01-Jun-84 WHY DON'T WE SPEND THE NIGHT JOE FAGIN 10 18
30-Aug-74 WHY ME KRIS KRISTOFFERSON 1 16
20-Jan-84 WHY ME? IRENE CARA 7 16
30-Nov-84 WHY? BRONSKI BEAT 7 16
03-Aug-85 WIDE BOY NIK KERSHAW 27 2
13-Oct-72 WIG-WAM BAM SWEET 8 13
21-Dec-84 WILD BOYS DURAN DURAN 1 19
21-Jun-87 WILD HORSES GINO VANNELLI 1 23
01-Oct-76 WILD ONE THIN LIZZY 17 5
17-Jun-66 WILD THING TROGGS 5 13
19-Jan-89 WILD WORLD MAXI PRIEST 16 5
02-Nov-86 WILD, WILD LIFE TALKING HEADS 19 11
01-Dec-88 WILD, WILD WEST ESCAPE CLUB 4 12
14-Sep-73 WILL IT GO ROUND IN CIRCLES BILLY PRESTON 20 1
18-Nov-66 WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL NEW VAUDEVILLE BAND 1 15
03-Dec-65 WIND ME UP, LET ME GO CLIFF RICHARD 4 19
02-May-69 THE WINDMILLS OF YOUR MIND NOEL HARRISON 5 6
08-Sep-67 WINDY ASSOCIATION 14 4
19-Sep-80 THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL ABBA 1 16
04-Sep-81 WINNING SANTANA 12 5
15-Apr-83 A WINTER'S TALE DAVID ESSEX 4 15
09-Oct-81 WIRED FOR SOUND CLIFF RICHARD 2 14
22-Dec-67 WISH ME A RAINBOW VIRGINIA LEE 18 2
27-May-83 WISHING (IF I HAD A PHOTOGRAPH OF YOU) A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS 8 16
01-Oct-87 WISHING WELL (A TONE POEM) TERENCE TRENT D'ARBY 6 18
01-Jan-71 THE WITCH RATTLES 13 5
02-Sep-66 WITH A GIRL LIKE YOU TROGGS 1 15
31-May-87 WITH OR WITHOUT YOU U2 11 16
26-May-72 WITH THIS RING DICKIE LOADER 20 1
02-Jan-70 WITHOUT LOVE TOM JONES 3 13
03-Dec-76 WITHOUT YOU BARRY MASON 7 14
10-Mar-72 WITHOUT YOU NILSSON 2 16
27-Mar-81 WOMAN JOHN LENNON 4 13
15-Dec-72 WOMAN (BEAUTIFUL WOMAN) DON GIBSON 2 27
24-Oct-80 WOMAN IN LOVE BARBRA STREISAND 1 18
18-Sep-81 A WOMAN NEEDS LOVE (JUST LIKE YOU DO) RAY PARKER JR. 16 4
10-Jul-70 THE WONDER OF YOU ELVIS PRESLEY 8 6
14-Dec-73 THE WONDER OF YOUR LOVE JODY WAYNE 4 15
02-Jul-65 WONDERFUL WORLD HERMAN'S HERMITS 5 11
30-Jan-70 WONDERFUL WORLD, BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE JIMMY CLIFF 19 1
21-Jun-85 WOODPECKERS FROM SPACE CAF╔ SOCIETY 1 22
13-Nov-70 WOODSTOCK MATTHEWS SOUTHERN COMFORT 3 12
06-Aug-76 WOOGIE BOOGIE PLATFORM 6 3 12
23-Jul-65 WOOLY BULLY SAM THE SHAM AND THE PHARAOHS 2 14
29-Mar-68 WORDS BEE GEES 5 12
05-Nov-82 WORDS F.R. DAVID 1 25
28-Sep-84 WORKING GIRLS WORKING GIRLS 26 4
29-May-70 WORKING ON A GOOD THING OUTLET 2 14
15-Mar-68 WORLD BEE GEES 18 3
18-Jun-65 WORLD OF OUR OWN SEEKERS 1 16
25-Jan-87 WORLD SHUT YOUR MOUTH JULIAN COPE 12 11
22-Sep-67 THE WORLD WE KNEW FRANK SINATRA 9 5
06-Jul-84 WOULDN'T IT BE GOOD NIK KERSHAW 14 13
19-Mar-82 WRACK MY BRAIN RINGO STARR 17 4
28-Oct-83 WRAP YOUR ARMS AROUND ME AGNETHA F─LTSKOG 2 18
13-Dec-68 THE WRECK OF THE ANTOINETTE DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK & TICH 17 2
16-Jul-76 WRITE ON HOLLIES 20 1
14-Jul-78 WUTHERING HEIGHTS KATE BUSH 3 11
19-Dec-80 XANADU OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN & ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA 20 1
01-Dec-78 Y.M.C.A. VILLAGE PEOPLE 3 12
16-Jun-67 YAMAO TOKO NO UTA NEW CHRISTY MINSTRELS 3 11
10-Apr-70 YEARS MAY COME, YEARS MAY GO HERMAN'S HERMITS 12 6
27-Apr-73 YELLOW BOOMERANG MIDDLE OF THE ROAD 13 6
12-Jun-70 YELLOW RIVER CHRISTIE 1 12
04-Mar-66 YES MR. PETERS STEVE KARLISKI AND MIMI ROMAN 6 10
15-Jul-77 YES SIR, I CAN BOOGIE BACCARA 3 15
03-Dec-65 YESTERDAY MATT MONRO 11 7
14-Jan-66 YESTERDAY MAN CHRIS ANDREWS 1 15
29-Apr-77 YESTERDAY'S HERO JOHN PAUL YOUNG 1 17
06-Feb-70 YESTER-ME, YESTER-YOU, YESTERDAY STEVIE WONDER 14 4
27-Nov-70 YO YO CHRIS ANDREWS 7 12
06-Aug-71 YOU PETER MAFFAY 1 27
20-Dec-74 YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHING YET BACHMAN-TURNER OVERDRIVE 1 20
26-Dec-75 YOU AND ME - ME AND YOU MAIN INGREDIENT 3 12
12-Mar-71 YOU AND THE LOOKING GLASS JOE DOLAN 12 6
17-Jan-75 YOU ASK ME TO BOBBY ANGEL 1 17
12-Oct-86 YOU CAN CALL ME AL PAUL SIMON 2 21
29-Nov-68 YOU CAN CRY IF YOU WANT TO TROGGS 1 14
04-Dec-70 YOU CAN GET IT IF YOU REALLY WANT DESMOND DEKKER 4 9
18-Apr-75 YOU CAN HAVE HER SAM NEELY 9 7
19-Oct-86 YOU CAN LEAVE YOUR HAT ON JOE COCKER 14 12
21-Sep-85 YOU CAN WIN IF YOU WANT MODERN TALKING 10 26
18-Mar-83 YOU CAN'T HURRY LOVE PHIL COLLINS 9 15
09-Mar-79 YOU DON'T BRING ME FLOWERS NEIL DIAMOND & BARBRA STREISAND 13 4
13-Jan-67 (YOU DON'T HAVE TO) PAINT ME A PICTURE GARY LEWIS AND THE PLAYBOYS 7 9
01-Jul-66 YOU DON'T HAVE TO SAY YOU LOVE ME PAMELA DEAN 15 5
28-Aug-81 YOU DRIVE ME CRAZY SHAKIN' STEVENS 3 13
21-Mar-69 YOU GAVE ME A MOUNTAIN FRANKIE LAINE 12 6
22-Feb-87 YOU GIVE LOVE A BAD NAME BON JOVI 15 16
12-Sep-75 YOU LAY SO EASY ON MY MIND ANDY WILLIAMS 3 13
27-Jan-78 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE DEBBY BOONE 3 18
27-Jul-86 YOU LITTLE THIEF FEARGAL SHARKEY 29 2
07-Feb-75 YOU MAKE ME FEEL BRAND NEW STYLISTICS 6 13
07-Jan-77 YOU MAKE ME FEEL LIKE DANCING LEO SAYER 3 13
29-Aug-80 YOU MAY BE RIGHT BILLY JOEL 14 8
20-Apr-79 YOU NEEDED ME ANNE MURRAY 5 13
02-Feb-79 YOU NEVER DONE IT LIKE THAT CAPTAIN & TENNILLE 6 9
27-Feb-76 YOU SET MY HEART ON FIRE TINA CHARLES 4 12
02-Apr-82 YOU STOOD BY ME ALAN GARRITY 18 3
10-Nov-72 YOU WEAR IT WELL ROD STEWART 19 2
12-Nov-65 YOU WERE ON MY MIND WE FIVE 11 7
15-Oct-87 YOU WIN AGAIN BEE GEES 2 27
19-Dec-80 YOU WIN I LOSE LEO SAYER 11 7
02-Feb-73 YOU'LL ALWAYS BE A FRIEND HOT CHOCOLATE 8 10
12-Sep-80 (YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE) KITCHEN AT PARTIES JONA LEWIE 15 9
15-Oct-76 YOU'LL NEVER FIND ANOTHER LOVE LIKE MINE LOU RAWLS 1 12
17-May-68 YOUNG GIRL UNION GAP FT GARY PUCKETT 2 18
23-May-69 YOUNG LOVE CAN HURT DICKIE LOADER 9 10
11-Dec-81 YOUNG TURKS ROD STEWART 2 16
25-Oct-68 YOUR TIME HASN'T COME YET, BABY ELVIS PRESLEY 5 12
02-Dec-83 YOU'RE IN MY HEART DAVID ESSEX 11 11
30-Dec-77 YOU'RE IN MY HEART (THE FINAL ACCLAIM) ROD STEWART 7 13
09-Apr-82 YOU'RE IN THE ARMY NOW BOLLAND 9 9
03-Nov-78 YOU'RE LIVING INSIDE MY HEAD JOHN IRELAND 8 9
04-Aug-78 YOU'RE MY BEST FRIEND DON WILLIAMS 4 16
07-Jun-85 YOU'RE MY HEART, YOU'RE MY SOUL MODERN TALKING 2 29
29-Apr-66 (YOU'RE MY) SOUL AND INSPIRATION RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS 20 2
12-Oct-85 YOU'RE ONLY HUMAN (SECOND WIND) BILLY JOEL 21 13
21-Mar-80 YOU'RE ONLY LONELY J.D. SOUTHER 7 10
08-Mar-74 YOU'RE SIXTEEN RINGO STARR 3 11
05-Feb-82 YOU'RE SO GOOD TO ME HOTLINE 8 12
16-Feb-73 YOU'RE SO VAIN CARLY SIMON 4 14
08-Sep-78 (YOU'RE SUCH A) FABULOUS DANCER WHA-KOO 9 9
31-Jan-75 YOU'RE THE FIRST, THE LAST, MY EVERYTHING BARRY WHITE 2 13
22-Dec-78 YOU'RE THE GREATEST LOVER LUV 15 8
21-Jul-78 YOU'RE THE ONE THAT I WANT JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN 2 18
21-Jun-87 YOU'RE THE VOICE JOHN FARNHAM 4 22
22-Sep-78 YOU'VE GOT ALL OF ME CLOUT 16 5
10-Sep-65 YOU'VE GOT YOUR TROUBLES FORTUNES 6 10
24-Nov-67 YOU'VE NOT CHANGED SANDIE SHAW 4 11
21-Jun-68 YUMMY YUMMY YUMMY OHIO EXPRESS 2 12
15-Dec-67 ZABADAK DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK & TICH 13 7
27-Nov-70 ZANZIBAR WANDA ARLETTI 2 13
27-Feb-76 ZING WENT THE STRINGS OF MY HEART TRAMMPS 5 11
07-Jan-83 ZOOM FAT LARRY'S BAND 9 12

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


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